In the News

Members of the media wishing to inquire about PARK(ing) Day Dallas should contact us or view the latest press releases on our resource page.

Below is a list of previous media coverage.


50 Tiny Parks Take Over Downtown Dallas at PARK(ing) Day Dallas” AIA Dallas. 01/15/16

“Marketing Urban Design” Design Future Dallas. 08/27/15

“Studio Outside Brings The Fair to Downtown Dallas for Park(ing) Day” BlogOutside. 09/22/15. Matt Nicolette & Charlie Pruitt

“Park(ing) Day 2014: The Most Amazing Pop-Up Parks From Around the World!” Inhabitat. 09/22/14

“Beware the shortage of downtown Dallas parking Friday, when mini-parks again take over Main Street” Dallas Morning News. 09/18/13. Robert Wilonsky

“Global Pop-Up Park Event Highlights the Value of Urban Green Space” National Recreation and Park Association. 09/26/12. By Danielle Taylor

“PARK(ing) Day Makes Downtown Dallas Cool” D Magazine. 09/24/12. By Krista Nightengale

“Dallas puts Main Street in park for International Park(ing) Day” Dallas Morning News. 09/21/12. By Matt Peterson

“Parks Pop Up in Parking Spots” KERA News. 09/21/12. By BJ Austin.

“Photos: Dallas’ second annual PARK(ing) Day is green, clean, and full of steam” Pegasus News. 09/21/12. By Brentney Hamilton, Alexandra Olivia

“PARK(ing) Day Dallas: Brings downtown Dallas’ community together” Dallas Business Journal. 09/21/12. By Candice Carlisle

“How You Can Participate in PARK(ing) Day Dallas” Good Morning Texas. 09/10/12. By Laura Mazol

“Registration Deadline for PARK(ing) Day is Friday” D Magazine. 09/06/12. By Krista Nightengale

“Bright ideas: In September, attempts to transform downtown Dallas with pop-up parks and shade for City Hall Plaza” Dallas Morning News. 09/01/12. By Robert Wilonsky

“Think of Interesting Things to do Next to Parking Meters, Because PARK(ing) Day is Coming” Dallas Observer. 08/24/12. By Eric Nicholson

“New Goal in Life: Beat UTA Students at Something, Anything” D Magazine.  09/19/11. By Krista Nightengale

“Happy PARK(ing) Day, Dallas!” Dallas Observer. 09/16/11.  By Anna Merlan

“Dallas Turning Parking Spaces Into Parks” NewsRadio 1080 KRLD. 09/16/11. By Steven Pickering

“Volunteers transform downtown Dallas parking spaces into urban oases” Dallas Morning News.  09/16/11. By Ashley Withers

“Dallas Parking Spaces Swapped for Parks” The 33 News. 09/16/11. By Amber Fisher

“Just Remember, Downtown Will Be Short Parking Friday. But There Will Be Extra Parks.” Dallas Observer. 09/14/11. By Robert Wilonsky

“Dallas Will Have Park(ing) Day Friday” D Magazine. 09/14/11. By Krista Nightengale

“Roundup: Parking Meter Parks In Downtown Dallas” KERA News. 09/15/11. By BJ Austin

“They Paved Paradise and Put up a Parking Lot. Reverse That, You Get PARK(ing) Day Dallas.” Dallas Observer. 08/16/11. By Robert Wilonsky

“Metered parking spaces to become temporary parks in downtown Dallas” Pegasus News. 07/25/11. By Sarah Blaskovich


“Park(ing) Day photos: why is this adult swinging in Dallas?” Dallas Morning News. 09/25/13

Park(ing) Day 2013” Deep Dallas Music 09/20/13

“The Scenes at PARK(ing) Day 2012” Dallas Observer. By Danny Hurley

Park(ing) Day 2012” Deep Dallas Music. By Jenna B Photography

“Dallas Celebrates PARK(ing) Day” NBC DFW

“Scenes from PARK(ing) Day Dallas” Dallas Observer. By Danny Hurley

“Park(ing) Day” D Magazine. Photography by Jason Acton

“Photos: Dallas participated in PARK(ing) Day on Friday” Pegasus News. By Teresa Gubbins


“Video: PARK(ing) Day Dallas 2013” KERA Art & Seek. 09/25/13. Dane Walters

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