Blog Archive

Tue

Nov 29

2011

Denton Fine Arts for the Holidays

‘Tis the season of giving and this year, Denton is giving us a lot to do! Kicking off with the Holiday Lighting Festival on December 2, the whole month will be filled with excitement, holiday cheer, and hopefully more than a few laughs. Here are some great shows and events happening across the city, so […]

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Tue

Nov 29

2011

Denton’s Best Western Crown Chase Inn Awarded at National Convention

The Best Western Premier Crown Chase Inn & Suites in Denton, TX was recognized for three brand awards at Best Western International’s annual North American Convention held recently in Orlando, Fla. The awards were presented in front of more than 2,000 industry peers. The Best Western Premier Crown Chase Inn & Suites was the only hotel out […]

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Tue

Nov 29

2011

Denton Receives National Recognition as a Texas Main Street City

Denton’s successful annual progress as a designated Main Street was awarded November 2 during the annual statewide downtown revitalization conference.   The Texas Historical Commission (THC) and its Texas Main Street Program (TMSP) presented the award to Denton’s Economic Development Program Administrator Julie Glover, Certified Main Street Manager.  Denton is one of only 28 cities to […]

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Tue

Nov 29

2011

DCTA Releases Community Wide Survey

Denton County Transportation Authority (DCTA) is in the final stages of updating its Long-Range Service Plan to better meet the needs of the Denton community. One of the first steps towards implementing the plan’s near-term recommendations is for the Authority to gain a better understanding of immediate transportation needs and priorities. To do this, DCTA […]

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Tue

Nov 29

2011

Denton: Through Fresh Eyes Every Time

It’s like a Christmas present:  the December arrival of the Spring/Summer 2012 issue of the Denton Live magazine! This newest issue delivers excitement for what’s coming up in the Spring; and this year, the Spring/Summer edition will also drop a little piece of “Heaven” in your stocking with a very special festival announcement. At the beginning of each Fall […]

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Fri

Nov 04

2011

The Beaujolais is Here!

The biggest (and most delicious) party is back in town. The Beaujolais & More Wine and Food Tasting features Denton restaurants and their unique recipes to pair with this iconic French wine. Denton joins the rest of the world in celebrating the arrival of the Beaujolais wine with a fundraiser for the Campus Theatre. Since 1985, […]

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Fri

Nov 04

2011

It’s Vegas, Baby!

The Arts Guild of Denton (TAG) is going all out with their vintage Vegas theme for this year’s Auction for the Arts celebration, November 12.  The Center for the Visual Arts (CVA) will be transformed into a dazzling scene complete with parading showgirls and cameo appearances by Elvis and “old blue eyes.”  The doors open at 6:00 pm. Auction goers can […]

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Fri

Nov 04

2011

Have a Stress Free Holiday in Denton

By Phillip Stachelski Now that you’ve put your Halloween treats away, it’s time to start planning for Thanksgiving and Christmas. Equally challenging as bringing the whole family into town, is working out sleeping arrangements. Trying to cram all the family into one house is an exhausting task and often can lead to some uncomfortable predicaments.  […]

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Fri

Nov 04

2011

Denton’s Holiday Lighting Festival Moves to Friday

The 23nd Annual Holiday Lighting Festival at Denton’s Courthhouse-on-the-Square promises to delight visitors of all ages with the sights and sounds of the holiday season. This marks an historic year for the festival, as the event has officially moved to Friday – so you and your family can gaze at the twinkling lights, carol to […]

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Thu

Nov 03

2011

Denton: the Social Butterfly

If you own a smart phone, laptop or a tablet and are planning a trip to the Best Music Scene in Texas, you may prefer to see brochures and flyers online.  Submitting a request for a visitor packet from the Denton CVB is not even up for consideration. Are you a part of the over […]

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