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Discover Denton Wins Big at TACVB Idea Fair

The Texas Association of Convention and Visitor Bureaus (TACVB) is pleased to announce the Discover Denton team won three “People’s Choice” Idea Fair awards in the under $1,000,000 budget category. Discover Denton won “People’s Choice” Idea Fair awards in the Local Awareness division (for the…

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We have our Quarantunes compilation!

Over the past two weeks, you have listened (to the tune of almost 4,000 plays on our Soundcloud) and voted (1,300 votes) in our poll for your favorite track submitted in our Quarantunes contest! We had a great variety of submissions across all genres from the amazing talent right here in Denton…

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Discover Denton Launches Denton Ambassador Program

What makes Denton a great place to visit, live, work, and study? One of the most successful things we have done in Denton is opening the Discover Denton Welcome Center (DDWC). Here, we ensure that visitors, students, new residents and even long-time residents find the answer to these questions in a…

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Denton CVB wins at annual convention

Babe Ruth once said, “The way a team plays as a whole determines its success. You may have the greatest bunch of individual stars in the world, but if they don’t play together, the club won’t be worth a dime.” The Denton Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) staff is a collection of individual stars…

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Discover Denton Celebrates Birthday and Independence Day

Happy 4 th of July! This is one of my favorite holidays. I’m not sure how it became a favorite as a kid – perhaps gathering with family at the lake, eating watermelon, homemade ice cream and shooting fireworks. Wonderful memories, those are. As an adult, I think it’s more the patriotism that swells…

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Discover Denton Welcome Center turns one

The hot and muggy morning had no effect on the high spirits inside. Sporting what would be the daily attire in this place from now on, staff members in #dentoning T-shirts scurried about tending to last-minute details. “Just fifteen more minutes!” someone shouted. After years of planning, months of…

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Chicken Little

When 35 Denton announced a couple of weeks ago that there will be no 2017 festival, the news launched a firestorm of media attention. Story after story across myriad media outlets adopted a tone much like Chicken Little’s as he ran about warning that the sky was falling. Kudos to 35 Denton. All that…

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