One thing we love about the season of the State Fair of Texas is all the fun building up to opening day. Outside of the recent Big Tex Choice Awards where locals submitted their food to be crowned the “Best In Texas”, the fair also hosts the Big Tex Boot Design Contest! This year, artists […]

Travis Scott has just announced his first Utopia performance. Now if you are a fan of Trav, you know he loves pushing the envelope. July 28th, La Flame will be hitting stage in the heart of Cairo, Egypt. Not only that, but in front of the pyramids. Yes, you heard it right, Travis Scott will […]

Yesterday, the State Fair of Texas held the first round of judging for the 19th Annual Big Tex Choice Awards! This competition has dubbed the Lone Star State as the #1 Fair for outstanding food creations since 2005. Last year’s mystery judges included community staples like Hiawatha Williams – Founder, Williams Chicken; Lance Barrow – […]

So much to unpack from the 2023 Bet Awards ceremony last night! Between Beyoncé breaking records for most wins by an artist EVER to Busta Rhymes winning the Lifetime Achievement Award , the network truly did it for the culture! The program, which lasted almost 4 hours, brought out some of the BIGGEST names in […]

Texans prepare for the State Fair all year round so it’s no surprise they popped off Summer with the release of their concert series lineup! The Largest Fair in the US is expected to open on September 29th and run through October 22nd and will feature creative arts, livestock and auto shows, vendor booths, amusement […]

This weeks DFW Business Blast entrepreneurs are doing it BIG for Summer time! If you’re looking for a new barber, need cool hats for the upcoming family reunion, have been thinking about getting some work done to your body, or are using government assistance and need access to internet/free phones or tablets..we’ve got just what […]

With the economy slamming Americans, Texas is stepping in to support its residents by offering rent relief for a limited time. The Texas Rent Relief Program, which started in 2021, appropriated $2.1 billion to help Texans pay rent and utilities during the COVID-19 pandemic. This included past due balances. Today they are accepting new applications […]

Spring Break is officially here and kids from all across the DFW will be ready to have some fun! To help parents enjoy the weather and not have to spend so much money, we’ve compiled a list of cool things to do for the entire family! Make sure to click on each venue name to […]

The 65th Annual Grammy Awards provided some of the most memorable moments in music history! From Stevie Wonder and Chris Stapleton giving us the collaboration we didn’t know we needed, to First Lady Jill Biden making a surprise appearance AND giving away the first ever ‘Song for Social Change’ award, there was so much to […]

In honor of Black History Month, Big Bink takes us down the 97.9 the Beat memory lane with some of his biggest interviews! In 2008, Lil Wayne stopped by to give his Top 5 rappers that he would put on his basketball team! See below! Before they blew up for their famous “I Just Got […]

The world is getting ready for ‘Music’s Biggest Night’ as creatives are honored for their hard work at the 65th Annual Grammy Awards! The ceremony will be live February 5, 2023 at 6:00 PM CST on CBS and Paramount+. Trevor Noah is set to host the evening for his third consecutive year. It’s no surprise […]

Did you know that there was a Southern Underground Railroad to freedom that ended in Mexico? Yep, and it’s one of the first places to celebrate Juneteenth too! Black Seminoles, Seminole Indians, Kickapoo Tribe, and “Negros Mascogos” were the primary navigators of this underground trail. “Negros Mascogos” was the name given by Mexico to the […]