Best of Big D Event is Back, Live, and In-Person

D Magazine's biggest party of the year—celebrating the best local food, drinks, and entertainment across Dallas—returns to The Factory in Deep Ellum on Thursday, Aug. 4, 2022.

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D Magazine, Dallas' award-winning city magazine, will host the hottest party in town on Thursday, Aug. 4, 2022, from 7-10 p.m. at the Factory in Deep Ellum. Best of Big D, Under the Big Top, will showcase the best Dallas has to offer—all under one roof. 

"Our award-winning events and marketing team is thrilled to bring back Best of Big D in person after a two-year hiatus," said Gillea Allison, President of D Magazine Partners. 

Tickets to the much-anticipated event are on sale now. General Admission tickets are $110 and give access to offerings from 20+ restaurants and bars, including Monarch, Pappas Bros. Steakhouse, and Uchi, a full night of entertainment, fantastic photo ops, and a year-long subscription to D Magazine. Guests with VIP Access ($165) gain early entrance (6 p.m.) and first dibs on all the food and drinks, a private lounge area, and specialty cocktails and bites reserved exclusively for them. A limited number of Private VIP Seating Areas are also available.

Best of Big D is D Magazine's annual guide to the best local food, drinks, shops, and entertainment in Dallas. D editors spend months exploring every nook and cranny of the city to point readers to the best Dallas has to offer, from late-night eats to yoga studios. The winners are published in the August issue of D Magazine and celebrated at the annual Best of Big D event.

"We are a mission-based company with the goal of making Dallas an even better place, and this event is the ultimate celebration of the people who make our city great," Allison said.

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D Magazine is the city magazine of Dallas. For more than four decades, it has served as the independent voice of the city, revealing the best Dallas has to offer. D Magazine Partners also publishes D CEO, D Home, D Weddings, and 

Source: D Magazine