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D Magazine April 2022

Cover Story

Three North Texas Companies That Will Make You Want to Play Outside

Let’s get back to basics. Go analog. Sign off from the screens and let loose. Act like kids and make new memories. Here’s how to make the most of summer in your own backyard, with help from some Dallas-area companies.



Meet the ‘Morning! Morning!’ Guy at White Rock Lake

For years, a cyclist at White Rock Lake has told everyone good morning. Twice. And we mean everyone. Who is he?
By Tim Rogers
Texas Fashion Collection
Arts & Entertainment

The 14 Things You Must Do in Dallas this April

Questlove teams for a brunch with the Dallas Symphony Orchestra, the Texas Fashion Collection opens its doors, and more things to do this month.
Dallas museum of art
Arts & Entertainment

At the Dallas Museum of Art, a Customized Culture in the Concourse

The DMA concourse mural space renders a celebration of lowrider cruising culture through color, light and glimmer.
By April Leslie Fuentes
larry north

Larry North’s Growth Potential

North made his first gains in the gym. Now he’s looking for capital.
By Tim Rogers
Victor Vescovo

The Dallas Police Department Has a New Boat

The strange, true story behind the Dallas Police Department’s newest boat on Lake Ray Hubbard
By Tim Rogers
George Nickson DSO
Arts & Entertainment

The Dallas Symphony Orchestra Has a New Sound to Share

Among the Dallas Symphony Orchestra’s impressive percussion collection is a pair of bells that are only ever used together in one specific piece. They’re playing it this month.
By Lauren Smart
Parterre Espresso Martini
Food & Drink

Drink This Now: The Espresso Martini at Parterre

You’ll want to keep sitting at this downtown coffee shop after the sun goes down.

The Ultimate List of Dallas Summer Must-Haves

We present our list of warm-weather essentials, from coolers to pools, guaranteed to up your entertaining game when the thermometer tips into the triple digits.
Stephen Howard
Food & Drink

The Finest Ice You Never Knew You Needed

Sure, you could step up cocktail hour by making your own block-cut ice. But why not let Stephen Howard do it for you?
By April Ginni Beam
luka slovenia

From Slovenia, With Love

A countryman of Luka Dončić’s pays his first visit to Dallas. Of course brisket is involved.

Summer Recipe: Smoked Bourbon Lemonade

Coryanne Ettiene uses smoke, not mirrors, to level-up her cocktail game.
Wrestling: WWE WrestleMania

The Grapple Never Falls Far

I fell in love with wrestling because of my father. But even if he liked something else, I think I would’ve found my way to it.
Scoop Jefferson

You Won’t Believe These Emails Sent to WFAA Management

We had to get to the bottom of how WFAA came to employ a journalist whose name feels extremely made up.
By Tim Rogers