Banksy’s Immersive Exhibit Emerges as Hottest Headline of the Week in Dallas
Editor’s note: A lot has happened this week, so here’s your chance to catch up. Read on for the hottest titles of the week. Looking for the best things to do this long holiday weekend? Find this list here.
1. Art of Banksy comes to Dallas in an immersive event with a signature secret. Street artist Banksy has always been known for his secrecy, and Dallas will get a taste of it when the new immersive art exhibit, Banksyland, comes to town for two weekends, June 24 through July 4.
2. Rare authentic sushi restaurant Tatsu Dallas makes its Deep Ellum debut. A new restaurant by a critically acclaimed sushi chef has opened in Deep Ellum: called Tatsu Dallas, it’s an edomae-style restaurant by chef Tatsuya Sekiguchi, located in the newly renovated Continental Gin building at 3309 Elm St., and it opened on May 25. .
3. 3 new developments add 456 “starter” homes to booming suburban Dallas. A new home building boom begins in a fast-growing town in Collin County: Meritage Homes is building a total of 456 homes in three new communities in Melissa.
4. The Dream Hotel brand enters Texas with a cool new boutique hotel in Frisco. Frisco is getting a new boutique hotel from a brand that’s new to Texas: Called Dream Frisco, it’s from New York-based Dream Hotel Group and will open as part of Firefly Park, a 230-acre mixed-use development that will include also offices, retail, homes and restaurants.
5. Enchanting Dallas Dinner takes Family Place guests to Provence for the evening. On a picture-perfect evening on May 12, 175 guests gathered in the garden of the Nasher Sculpture Center for an elegant alfresco “Soirée en Provence.” They were there to raise crucial funds for the Dallas-based domestic violence agency, The Family Place.