More event details from VP & Kessler Krawl Chair Susan Via….


Countdown to the Kessler Krawl on Oct 13th, 7-10pm

This year’s annual Kessler Krawl is just days away, presented by The Advocate Magazine, Dave Perry-Miller Real Estate, and David Griffin & Co. Realtors. If you haven’t purchased your tickets, click here. The event check-in table is located at the intersection of Windomere/Belleau (Belleau Island). Party-goers will then break into smaller groups and rotate to the homes of gracious hosts Jeff Siegel, Amanda Sotak, Brooke and Jason Moser, Patty and Espen Brooks, and John Vranac and Jacob Kearn, where you will enjoy a peppering of food, drink and socializing. More...

Spruced Up Sculpture

New landscaping accentuates the sculpture on Kessler Parkway, thanks to North Oak Cliff Green Space. The cement stepping stones, border installment and greenery replaces the original ground cover that was provided by the City. KNU collaborates on many enrichment projects with NOCGS, and greatly values the co-operative relationship. More...

Edgefield Avenue/Kessler Steps Intersection Updates to be Completed in Oct

As previously reported, a public safety plan for the barricaded area at Edgefield and the historic Kessler Steps was finalized by the City of Dallas and includes road humps, resurfacing/pavement markings, pedestrian crossing and speed limit signs, and other improvements. For a detailed map of City improvements and safety measures, click here. Weather permitting, we are nearing completion this month. Yeah!

2018 Heritage Home Tour Showcases Area Culture on Oct 20th & 21st

Dallas' oldest home tour event is just around the corner, literally. Heritage Oak Cliff once again offers tour participants a glimpse of character, culture and local customs right here at home in area neighborhoods. You can pick up your $20 advance tickets at Ticket Central (Momentous Institute Circular Driveway at 106 E 10th Street), or purchase tickets on the days of the event at homes on the tour for $25. More...

Water-Wise Up for the 24th Landscape Tour on Oct 27th

The 24th Annual Water-Wise Landscape Tour is a self-guided tour that educates area residents on how to conserve water in their landscapes using drought-tolerant native or adapted plants that require little supplemental watering. Sponsored by Dallas Water Utilities, the tour will begin at the White Rock Pump Station, 2900 White Rock Rd., Dallas 75214, from 9am-1pm. More...

Dallas Hauntings: Ghost Hunters Beware

Dallas offers up pro sports teams, theatre & the arts, world-class dining and a host of entertainment scenes, but it’s our buried history and haunted houses that deliver a chill! Here are the Top 10 spooked spots to add to your bucket list: Sons of Hermann Hall came about in 1910 after four different lodges came together to form one large, united, lodge. More...
KNU Dues Update

JAN-DEC 2018

Participating Households

  • 281 of 927 homes paid - 30%
  • 646 of 927 homes unpaid - 70%
NOCUPP Membership Update


Participating Households

  • 183 of 927 homes paid - 20%
  • 744 of 927 homes unpaid - 80%

Sights & frights in the neighborhood…

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Things To Do

Check out these links for things to do around town like concerts & gigs, parks & recreation, museum exhibits, foodie finds and area digs, family-friendly events, nature outings, and what’s going down at the library…


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october, 2018

22oct - 25oct 2212:01 amoct 25Bulk Trash PickupSet items on curb Oct 18-21

26oct6:30 pmKNU Monthly Meeting6:30pm @ KPUMC, all are welcome….

27octAll DayAnnual Water-Wise Landscaping TourSelf-guided tour 9am-1pm, read more in Neighborhood News….

28octAll DayNational Chocolate DaySee fun facts, things to do & recipe in Lifestyle section…

31octAll DayHalloweenChristian or pagan origins, read more…



Kessler Krawl Volunteers Needed

KNU needs volunteers the week prior to the event, and on the day and night of October 13th. Please contact Susan Via at treasurer@


Howdy Folks!

Click here for upcoming events, tickets and more at the State Fair of Texas…


Deadline for KNU Officer Nominations is Oct 30th…

We are calling for nominations for the 2019 KNU officer positions. Send nomination for yourself or a neighbor to Organization By-Laws and primary responsibilities of board positions can be found on our Non-Profit Org page.


Mark Your Calendar for the Annual KNU General Meeting on Nov 15th

Board election and general meeting will take place at the Kessler Park United Methodist Church fellowship hall at 7pm. Please attend. Consider playing an ACTIVE role in KNU. Visit our Volunteer page and see which committee best suits you, fill out the form and join our team…


Sign up for the KNU Holiday Lights Competition, Show Some Spirit & Cash In!!!

With holiday cheer on the horizon, it’s time to sign your team up for the island decorating contest. Gather up our décor stash or purchase your decorating goods and we will reimburse you for up to $100. Pick an electric or non-electric island/triangle, fill up the thermos with leaded hot coco (adults only) and deck out your island by 4pm on Dec 2nd. Judging to follow with cash prizes (1st, 2nd,3rd place) for both categories. Winning island (with electric) will be the site for our seasonal KNU Holiday Lights Celebration. Chair Ron Veech is lighting the way, so contact him at


Pumpkin-Picking Good Time on Sat, Oct 13th

Don’t miss the Kessler School Pumpkin Patch & Marketplace from 10am-2pm, and then freshen up for the Kessler Krawl that same evening. For more info on The Kessler School, click here.