Arts, Antiques, and Autos

Arts and Autos is the Ultimate Dentoning Experience

My first car was a hand-me-down Ford Explorer: an old, rugged eyesore. The bumper sagged, the headlights were dim at best and years of wear and tear had turned the car a mysterious greyish color. Nevertheless, I loved that car, and I drove it like it was a classic bright red convertible jetting across Route […]

Published on: Thu, Sep 06, 2018

Arts & Autos Extravaganza brings nostalgia to the Square

As the early morning sun rose on Denton’s downtown Square, dozens of people young and old gathered to attend the 18th-annual Arts and Autos Extravaganza. Citizens could view vintage to modern model cars, trucks, motorcycles and tractors, admire more than 100 pieces of chalk art, devour great eats and discover what’s new through the wide […]

Published on: Mon, Sep 11, 2017

Denton’s September events welcome Harvey victims

September in Denton is busy. Quite literally, there is a festival every single weekend this month. My planned writing schedule for this column included features about these events, the first being this coming Saturday’s Arts & Autos Extravaganza. Then came Harvey. The entire gulf coast of Texas is in shambles. Houston is devastated. Many thousands […]

Published on: Sun, Sep 03, 2017

#Dentoning this week – September 5, 2016

There’s always something happening in Denton! Our town is filled to the brim with creativity, unique stores and restaurants, talented musicians and it grows each and every day! Here’s what’s happening this week in Denton so you can plan your #Dentoning. MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 5TH ART EXHIBITS The Texas Cowboy: Historic Photos from the Charles Cook […]

Published on: Mon, Sep 05, 2016

Arts & Autos Extravaganza: Cars and their Stories

For the past 16 years, the second Saturday in September in downtown Denton has been all about boys and their toys. Okay, so it’s not all about boys. Lots of girls like cars, motorcycles and things that go zoom, too. This coming Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., the Square will look like a […]

Published on: Sun, Sep 04, 2016