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Sep 17

2018

#Dentoning this week – Sept. 17, 2018

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, SEPTEMBER 17th DISCOVER DENTON WELCOME CENTER Morning Announcements Live with the DRC ART […]

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Wed

Sep 05

2018

Kick back with a glass of amber deliciousness in Denton

Here in Denton, we have discussed the many places to grab your favorite craft beer. For those who love their margaritas, we’ve pointed out the spots to get a delicious infusion of tequila. But sorely missing is something for those of us who love a neat pour of our favorite whiskey. As the CVB’s resident […]

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Wed

Aug 22

2018

Denton Dates: Funnel Cakes, Rodeo and Music, Oh My!

This is the third column in an ongoing series by our Love Guru in Residence, Tyler Hicks, For other sage wisdom, guidance and romantic recommendations, read on here and here. No, Toto, we’re not in Kansas anymore — we’re in Denton, where, as the resident love guru, I have the lowdown on anything and everything […]

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Mon

Aug 13

2018

#Dentoning this week – August 13, 2018

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, AUGUST 13th DISCOVER DENTON WELCOME CENTER Morning Announcements Live with the DRC ART […]

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Sun

Aug 12

2018

Renowned International Bloggers Come for North Texas Fair

When it kicks off this coming Friday, August 17, the North Texas Fair & Rodeo (NTFR) will open for the 90th year, making it Denton’s oldest, most-beloved festival. Lasting nine days and nights, it is also Denton’s longest event. More than 120,000 people attend the fair each year, many from out of town. This is […]

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Sun

Aug 05

2018

Shiloh Field Exemplifies “Sense of Community”

This column is dedicated each week to things that make Denton Denton: our essence, attributes, sense of place, and people.  The stuff that defines Denton, like our sense of community for example. Last Wednesday, I discovered one such community asset, one I drive by almost every day without notice.  It sits near the intersection of […]

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Wed

Jul 25

2018

Denton Dates: Grub, Fun and an Escape from the Sun

This is the second column in an ongoing series by our Love Guru in Residence, Tyler Hicks, For other sage wisdom, guidance and romantic recommendations, read on here and here. As anyone who has gone outside in the last, oh, two months knows — it’s hot. Not typical Texas hot — unbearable, nigh unfathomable hot. […]

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Sun

Jul 22

2018

Good Things on the Other Side of Change

A few years ago, I dedicated this column one Sunday to the fable of Chicken Little. Most of you likely recall the little-tale-with-a-moral from childhood. In a nutshell, Chicken Little induced communal hysteria that the sky was falling and the world was coming to an end after an acorn fell on her head. An acorn, […]

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Sun

Jul 15

2018

CVB Introduces New Denton On A Dollar Itineraries

“What is Denton like?” I’m reminded of a story. Little Johnny was riding in the car with his dad one day when he popped the question, “Dad, where did I come from?” Dad becomes immediately nervous, little beads of perspiration popping out on his brow as he glances at his six-year-old. He has dreaded this […]

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Thu

Jul 12

2018

Say “I Do” to the Denton Bridal Show

After popping the question – on the Square, might I add, as only a true Denton Love Guru would do – I have now entered that phase of the engagement that many fret over: wedding planning. Heck, for most couples, that *is* the engagement – one venue tour, cake tasting and color conversation after the […]

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