the Cedars

Bowman Hot Glass Classes

Hello, and happy new year! It's a whole new decade and we are offering a whole new experience....Glassblowing!

Bowman Hot Glass, located at 1419 Griffin St. East, in the Cedars district, is starting classes from beginning to advanced skill levels in the hot glass studio. Learn the basics in the beginning classes, making paperweights to drinking glasses. Learn the age old process and have an experience you will remember for the rest of your life.Read More

Art Thrives At South Dallas’ St. Philip’s Arts Community Experience (SPACE) Event

SweetCharity sweetie Gillea Allison took pen in hand and camera in the other hand Saturday night to cover the St. Philip’s Arts in the Community Experience. She mingled with the likes of Shannon Wynne, Dr. Malik Zulu Shabazz, the “new” Black Panthers, Erykah Badu, and Dr. Terry Flowers. Good golly, Ms. Gillea!

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Friday Trash Schedule Change for Christmas and New Years Day.

Later this month, all of our Friday customers will experience the same issue with the Christmas and New Years Day collection – both of which will move to the Wednesday PRIOR to their regular Friday pick-up.Read More

The Dallas Flea, a market of Texas-based vendors

Also on Saturday, December 5th, South Side on Lamar will be hosting The Dallas Flea, a market of Texas-based vendors. The event is from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. and there is a $5 admission. More information at

1st Saturday Flea Market @ Lee Harvey's

A monthly event of unusual art, antiques, vintage clothing, collectibles, handmade wares, books, prints etc., on the first Saturday of each month at Lee Harvey's. For booth pricing and info, please email Milton Morris at

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Erykah Badu to Host “Feel and Fill” Event For New Art and Artists Venue in South Dallas

DALLAS, TX – Dallasite and Grammy-Award winning vocalist Erykah Badu will participate in a fundraising and community awareness event for The SPACE, a new art venue located in South Dallas at 2120 S. Ervay in the Cedars community. “Feel and Fill” will take place Saturday, December 5, 2009, from 3 pm to 6 pm and will include an open exhibit of art from various area visual artists, in addition to performances from area musicians, spoken word artists, and actors. Badu will help create an original “community art piece” with those who attend. She has long been a huge advocate for positive programming in the South Dallas area in which she grew up.Read More

Candlelight at Dallas Heritage Village: Dec 12 & 13

December 12 & 13 3 p.m. - 9 p.m. Holiday Traditions Amongst Candlelit Paths

See local entertainers perform at the Pilot Grove Church, Renner School and Main Street. Discover Hanukkah and Christmas traditions of Dallas’ earliest residents. Ride in a donkey or horse pulled carriage. Whisper holiday wishes in St. Nicholas’ ear. Enjoy hands-on crafts, carolers, food and more!Read More

Cedars Art Gallery: Under the Influence of Water

Cedars Art Gallery
Presents:"Under the Influence of Water"
November 20th, 2009
6 pm to 9pmRead More

TONY COLLINS art + home: Opening Reception

TONY COLLINS art + home
1916 S. Lamar, Dallas, TX 75215
Opening Reception
Saturday, November 21st
10a - 8p
on exhibit through January 15, 2010Read More

Open Studios Postcards Go to Press

November 21 is quickly approaching and we're busy working hard on all the preparations to make this the best Cedars Open Studios yet. Today 25,000 copies of the 6" x 11" Sumo postcard went to press! They should be here within 5-7 business days.Read More