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Denton's Music Scene

Come here for the music It’s no secret that Denton is a music town. This has been a statement of fact for, well, decades. We look around now and can find live music almost every night of the week, festivals that feature live bands almost monthly, and thriving industry made up of venues and…

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Mother's Day Weekend in Denton

Mother's Day is On the Way This is a day to spoil the mothers and caretakers that we know, take the time to remember the ones that we miss, or possibly just leave poor mom alone (sometimes solitude is a gift, right?). Luckily, Denton has a lot to offer with delicious brunch options, gifts, gift…

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Graduation Weekend Activities in Denton

What to see and do with your family during graduation weekend Congratulations graduates! You’ve put in the work, and now it’s time to enjoy this special occasion with family and friends! Make the most of commencement weekend with these ideas on how to entertain your out-of-town guests. Memorable…

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10 Cool and Quirky Things About Denton

Since 2006, Denton has ranked in the top 25 of the nation’s fastest-growing cities. Even with this explosive growth, there is no shortage of hidden gems to cross off your bucket list during your next visit. Here are cool and quirky things about Denton, Texas. 1. The Chairy Orchard No, that’s not a…

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The DenTen: 10 Denton Spring Break Ideas

Denton, TX, is the perfect destination for your spring break plans. The season is headlined by outdoor activities, food, drink, and all-around fun. Plan your vacation and book a stay today with these fun ideas for families, friends, couples and solo adventurers. Get Lost in the Beermuda Triangle…

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Denton County Veterans Day Salute

Veterans Day seems a perfect opportunity to look back on the truly unique contributions and characters from Denton history as a salute to our family and friends who served in the U.S. Armed Services. Some folks may not realize that Veterans Day was actually the 1938 rebranding of Armistice Day, the…

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Denton's Most Haunted Places

You don't have to wait for Halloween to have a spooky adventure. With a rich history and ever-changing landscape, Denton has all of the ingredients needed to make it the most haunted destination in North Texas. Whether you're planning a Haunted Road Trip or just looking for an excuse to go ghost…

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Love at First Sight: Tour Denton’s Murals

“You have to see them.” It was my first month in Denton, and my friend was beside himself. “How could you not have seen them already? Have you been living under a rock?” In a way, yes. I was in grad school, which meant my days were consumed by papers — either my own, or those written by the students…

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Pops Carter sculpture restored to former glory

You can keep a bluesman down, but not out. This week, after more than a year of painstaking restoration work, the sculpture of Pops Carter will be rededicated in its new home at the Patterson-Appleton Arts Center (PAAC), located at 400 E Hickory. The sculpture, which was created by Denton artist…

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