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Celebrate Labor Day in Denton

Plan a mini vacation to Denton this Labor Day! Labor Day falls on Monday, September 6, 2021, this year. Mark your calendar and plan a trip! Denton is the perfect place to celebrate the end of summer. This vibrant city is packed with activities for the entire family! Explore the downtown square, take…

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10 Ways to Start the School Year in Denton

With the end of summer comes the start of a new school year in Denton. Indeed, come August 23rd, the University of North Texas, Texas Woman’s University, and North Texas Central College will begin classes once more and be bustling with new and returning college students. While the courses this…

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A Geek's Guide to Denton

It’s really no surprise Denton is a geek-filled destination. It’s a college town with an impressive music and arts scene. Books, comic books, pop culture, and video games aplenty, Denton has a plethora of nerdy and geeky things to do. Even if these specific things don’t interest you, whatever it is…

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Shop & Support Local in Denton

Your cheat sheet to shopping & supporting local Nobody should leave Denton without an “Oh No You Denton!” shirt, but there’s a lot more to our local shopping than the souvenir tees. Leave some room in your suitcase and keep this guide to local shopping close. Plan a visit to these locally owned and…

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Say Cheese! Ten: One Artisan Cheese Shop

Recently named the BEST CHEESE SHOP by the Dallas Observer, Denton's Ten : One Artisan Cheese Shop continues to receive rave reviews and accolades. "Holy mother of God, this cheese is good. Denton's Ten : One Artisan Cheese Shop is a true treasure with a stellar selection of fine cheeses from…

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Denton Holiday Shopping Guide: Jewelry Edition

The turkeys have been eaten, the stockings have been hung and Christmas has officially begun. You know what that means: It’s time for wassail! Oh, and shopping, too. Okay, so maybe shopping should come before wassail. We’ll call shopping 1a, and wassail 1b. Luckily, Denton makes it easy to enjoy…

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Welcome Center Launches Denton-Centric Gift Service

Something new is happening at the Discover Denton Welcome Center (DDWC) in downtown Denton. Randi Sue Surratt joined the Denton Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) team in October 2016 as the DDWC Merchandising Manager. Store sales support about one-third of the DDWC’s operational costs, private…

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