Texas Monthly presents The Edge Of Texas

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John Tesar
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Texas Monthly will present the second annual The Edge of Texas, a weekend-long celebration of the Best of Texas bringing the magazine to life through culture, cuisine, music and more.

The Edge of Texas weekend begins with a special discussion with Texas Monthly editors and acclaimed Texans followed by a kickoff celebration. Programming on Saturday, September 8 will begin at The Belo Mansion & Pavilion and consist of a day-long event bringing the magazine to life with editorial Q&As, discussions, and interactive experiences with Texas thought leaders. The finale on Saturday evening at the Empire Room will be a celebration of the best of Texas featuring top chefs, music, pop-ups, and interactive experiences.

Among the interesting Texas thought leaders participating include The Bachelorette reality TV star, Rachel Lindsay; performer & reality TV star of RuPaul’s Drag Race, Alyssa Edwards; Food Network star & chef of Knife in Dallas, John Tesar; pitmaster and restaurateur Ronnie Killen; Texas filmmakers Augustine Frizzell (Never Goin’ Back), Andrew Bujalski (Support the Girls), A.J. Edwards (Friday’s Child), and Yen Tan (1985), along with other leaders in their field.

Event Details



Belo Mansion & Pavilion
2101 Ross Ave.
Dallas, TX 75201

The Empire Room
1225 N. Riverfront Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75207

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