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The DenTen: 10 Denton Summer Ideas

Denton, TX, is the perfect destination for a weekend trip this summer 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 Outdoors Summer is here, and…

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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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Welcome Home, Dentonites—Now Here’s Where to Celebrate

There’s something special about Homecoming week. It might be the pageantry, the traditions and the camaraderie you see. For some, it might even the football—if you haven't heard, our hometown Mean Green are doing pretty dang good this season. But for me, it’s the stories: The ones you hear from…

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Denton readies for two big kickoffs this weekend

Time is the elusive cat whose tail we cannot catch. That’s not a famous quote; it’s a genuine sentiment from my own head. Turning the page on my old-fashioned wall calendar, I am incredulous as I sit down to write about holiday shopping. Holiday. As in Christmas. As in, “didn’t we only just take…

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Behind the scenes with Mean Green Football's loudest fan

“Fire in the hole!” “Fire in the hole!” “Fire in the hole!” With the third warning, a thunderous noise boomed through the stadium and white smoke hung in the air. Yells of enthusiasm filled the green and white’s territory as the start of a Mean Green football game had been announced by Boomer the…

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Dentoning the Mean Green Game Day way

Dentoning, a word common in Denton culture, means participation in any facet of Denton life. One such facet that gets the university crowds and community Dentoning like no other is Mean Green football. In 2014, the CVB and Mean Green Athletics teamed up with local businesses to create and promote a…

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One in 1.1 Million: National Travel and Tourism Week

I am one in 1.1 million. So is each member of the Denton Convention and Visitors Bureau team. So are all the Dentoning Experts at the Discover Denton Welcome Center. So are owners, managers and staff of Denton hotels. So are owners, managers, servers and cooks of Denton restaurants. So are Denton…

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Tradition, Dentoning and Homecoming

One of Denton’s most captivating characteristics to me is what happens when we come together. I find it almost magical. It is original and independent, unlike anything I’ve experienced anywhere else. We are a diverse and largely passionate people, and there are times when that can be uncomfortable…

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Stay active in Denton without breaking the bank

New to town? Whether you're trying to get fit, stay fit or just stave off the Freshman 15, there are so many ways to keep an active lifestyle in Denton while spending anywhere from NO money to just a few bucks. Running This one's easy: just stop by Oak Street Drafthouse on Wednesday nights…

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Dentoning the Mean Green Game Day Way

Tomorrow morning, Denton’s daytime population will swell by the thousands as university students begin classes. Last week, Discover Denton deployed Dentoning Experts to UNT’s Mean Green Fling and TWU’s Pioneer Block Party, events designed to welcome students back to school and into the Denton…

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