It attracts around 125,000 people annually. USA Gymnastics has canceled all of its public events through March. Parks remain open, even if they have those components. If you live in Dallas County, you’re under an order to shelter-in-place. “If the leader of this state was requiring younger people to wear masks, then they’d wear masks and comply with the laws in the state of Texas,” he said. Even though our night market is Saturday 3/21, we think the right thing to do for everyone, is to cancel. report. This weekend’s Torres-Empire Super Show at Fair Park has been canceled. Theater owners react to closing doors again for COVID precautions Some theaters made decision before latest orders were announced. And we should probably just cancel everything. As the Coronavirus (COVID-19) has developed globally and more recently throughout the Dallas community, we have taken small measures to help protect your health while visiting our facilities. The Conference USA Championships are being played in Frisco without fans have been canceled. “Are you telling me you can have 500 people at a church and 50 percent at a restaurant, but the bars are shut down completely?”. WASHINGTON (AP) — In response to rising COVID-19 infection numbers, the Smithsonian Institution is indefinitely shutting down operations at all its facilities, effective Monday and affecting seven museums, plus the National Zoo. The city of Dallas canceled the St. Patrick’s Day Parade, which was scheduled for March 14. The new dates for the 2020 Nasher Prize, including all Nasher Prize public programs, will be. If you continue to use this site we will assume that you are happy with it. The statement from Orh HaTorah Dallas: Temple Emanu-El has suspended large gatherings including morning minyan, Shabbat services, and ECEC classes. (Announcement via IG.) Dallas Symphony Orchestra has suspended its programming through March 22. “I have a mortgage payment feed my family,” he said. “That is why we continue to call on Congress and our president to pass another round of relief there are bipartisan solutions out there.”. As of 9 p.m. on March 17, playgrounds and golf courses are closed. Please continue to pray for those affected by this disease to be healed and for its spread to be contained as our community takes drastic preventative measures. The Dallas Contemporary has canceled its annual Gala, originally set to take place on Saturday, March 28. The governor has already begun scaling back the state's reopening plan. The Dallas Art Fair will now happen in October. Future dates have not been announced. The ban is good through April 29, but will likely be extended. “I feel really bad I will no longer be able to feed them.”. The Perot Museum of Nature and Science is now closed indefinitely. Hey DFW, Now that Texas is setting record numbers of CV-19 cases, is anyone planning to close your offices again before any governmental mandate? The Nasher Prize events will happen at the end of the year, instead of April. As the situation continues to develop, it has become clear that these small measures will not be sufficient for us to play an integral role in preventing the spread of the virus. A popular North Dallas restaurant known for its comfort food and one-of-a-kind sticky buns is closing for good because of the pandemic. “However, if we learn that there is a large number of cases coming from some type of setting, that could require additional measures on our part.”. We will communicate with you via our website, email, and social media. COVID-19 is changing plans all over town. The new dates for the 2020 Nasher Prize, including all Nasher Prize public programs, will be November 4-6, 2020. The DBA staff is working and available to help you, and our online CLE platform is available at Even though our night market is Saturday 3/21, we think the right thing to do for everyone, is to cancel. The closure will last through March 31, 2020. We will work with our sections and committees to provide alternate options for virtual meetings or online CLE. And, we will continuously assess the need to remain closed past March 31. The governor points to Friday’s order that temporarily shut down bars again. Crossroads Diner in North Dallas closing permanently. The Dallas Zoo and the Children’s Aquarium at Fair Park are closing their doors to the public through at least March 20. Their Facebook post: “In consideration of the ongoing developments regarding COVID-19, consultation with Dallas County Health and artist availability, we have decided to postpone the inaugural ChingonX Music Festival. From Glasstire: “This was to be its first year in Dallas.” The report says it’s off until 2021. “We think that the government singled these groups out because he believes maybe it’s not his base,” Freidman said. The governor says masks are now required in two-thirds of the state. 81 comments. As  the world retreats further inward and further barriers are placed on interaction between people, It is especially important that we find ways to continue to interact with one another- virtually through opportunities to increase our Torah study, reaching out to one another through acts of chesed and sustaining our communities through tzedaka. Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins joins Good Day to explain his recent letter to the governor and to talk about changes coming to some key free Dallas COVID-19 testing sites this week. “Twenty-five fired today, including myself,” Fleming said. We encourage all parishioners to continue to make their weekly contributions online at or by texting a dollar amount ($XXX) to 214-496-5234. Fortress Festival, the weekend-long music fest in Fort Worth’s Cultural District set for April 25 and 26, has been called off. “We are postponing the Nasher Prize gala and its public ancillary events. Close. Closing down offices again. ©2020 FOX Television Stations. I’m thinking it’s a good preemptive measure to keep employees safe. 44. Fleming closed his doors for good Tuesday just five days shy of the diner's tenth anniversary. May we all rise to the occasion! But after four straight days of a record-breaking number of cases, Jenkins believes more needs to be done. No word from the Mavericks yet on refunds. The Eagles have postponed their March 17 show at the American Airlines Center. Sandwich Hag’s Annual World Down Syndrome Tet New Year Night Market, originally Sat. Congregation Shearith Israel has suspended all services, events, and education until at least March 29. RAW: FOX 4 spoke with Gov. Mayor Eric Johnson has already banned all public gatherings in the city of Dallas of more than 50 people. It’s unlikely Abbott will grant Jenkins’ request any time soon. 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