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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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Have a rockin’ Denton New Year’s Eve

For many of us, New Year’s Eve every year brings the same tradition: invite friends and loved ones to whomever has the largest pad, order in food, everyone brings a bottle of their favorite libation and we watch the ball drop in Times Square (whether we be in the eastern time zone or not). But maybe…

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Lil'd NYE: "the event Denton has been waiting for"

Ten! Nine! Eight! Seven! Six! Five! Four! Three! Two! One! Happy New Year! The ball drops in New York City. In pajamas, fuzzy slippers and silly cardboard party hats, Tim and I share a kiss and a champagne toast. The kids call to say Happy New Year from wherever they are celebrating in their…

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Dentoning this Week - December 28, 2015

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, DECEMBER 28 TH LIVE MUSIC Open Mic…

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The Community behind Denton's Day of the Dead

For most, Halloween is about dressing up in costume and eating so many sweets that dentists are kept busy for the rest of the calendar year. But for others, the celebrated holiday, Día de los Muertos, is about honoring the spirits of loved ones. Through November 2, the Greater Denton Arts Council…

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La Comunidad detrás del Día de los Muertos en Denton

Para la mayoría, Halloween se trata de vestirse con traje y comer tantos dulces que los dentistas se mantienen ocupados durante el resto del año. Pero para otros, la fiesta celebrada, Día de los Muertos, se trata de honrar a los espíritus de los seres queridos. El Consejo de las Artes de Denton…

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ARTS ALL NIGHT

This spring, the Greater Denton Arts Council will launch a capital campaign that will provide necessary renovations and repairs to GDAC’s two flagship cultural facilities– the historic Campus Theatre and the Patterson-Appleton Center for the Visual Arts. The Arts Council is kicking off the campaign…

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2015 CARA Honoring Dan Mojica

The Greater Denton Arts Council is delighted to name Dan Mojica of Dan’s Silverleaf the recipient of the 42nd Annual Community Arts Recognition Award (CARA). The prestigious CARA award honors those who have significantly enhanced the cultural life and status of Denton through outstanding…

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Dance With Life – Works In Fiber

The Greater Denton Arts Council presents Dance With Life – Works In Fiber by Brenda J. Bunten‐Schloesser , opening in the Gough Gallery on November 17, 2013. Bunten‐Schloesser’s work is a representation of the dance with life and the world that surrounds us. She invites the viewer to observe the…

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