Our Initiatives
Areas of Focus

Our
Initiatives



Areas of Focus

Our Current Priorities

Most nighttime economy initiatives around the globe are led by local government agencies. 24HourDallas, however, is an all-volunteer and membership-powered non-profit charity.

For 2020, our business, non-profit, and individual volunteers are focused on these action areas:

Cultural Innovation
Cultural Innovation

Create & Convene

What opportunities are there for arts and cultural experiences to invigorate and demystify the night ... and bring us back into a community?

Evening Economy
Evening Economy

Gather & Guide

What do we need to provide meaningful insights and measures for Dallas’ nighttime economy? What can we do to promote post-COVID economic activity and increase economic opportunity at night?

Respect
Respect

Include & Resolve

How can we deliberately ensure all races, ethnicities, faiths, cultural traditions, economic classes, sexual orientations, abilities, and families have a place in our work? How can we best mediate conflict and come to terms that take into consideration emotions and laws?

Safety
Safety

Comfort & Protect

What recommendations and actions can we advance to make customers, residents, employees, neighbors, and businesses safer at night?

Placemaking
Placemaking at Night

Identify & Advocate

What planning, urban design, transportation, and environmental priorities create ideal nighttime scenarios? And what can we do to help advance those ideals?

Communication
Communication

Listen & Speak

How do we best communicate and gain support for what 24HourDallas and Dallas' nighttime economy are all about?