Denton Live Issue:
Featured, Jan-June 2019

‘How far we’ve come’

Courthouse museum reopens one year after fire Almost a year after a fire on the Downtown Denton Square, the Denton County Courthouse-on-the-Square Museum’s main exhibit is set to rise from the ashes January 1. The fire took a major toll on the museum and the surrounding areas, originating in the Downtown Mini Mall across the […]

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Denton Live Issue:
Jan-June 2019

Thin Line Fest

If you’re looking for a brilliant, diverse, multi-platform fest, you no longer have to trek down 35 — or break the bank. Thin Line Festival comes courtesy of a handful of talented Dentonites and UNT alums, and it’s completely free. Dates: April 10-14, 2019 Place: Downtown Denton Tickets: Free general admission VIP packages available Features: […]

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Denton Live Issue:
Jan-June 2019

Denton Black Film Festival

In just a few years, the Denton Black Film Festival has become a staple for Dentonites and DFW denizens at large. The fest has grown past showcasing black stories through film to include poets, spoken word performers, comedians and more. This five-day fest of art and events is all about highlighting underrepresented voices. Dates: January […]

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Denton Live Issue:
July-Dec 2018

Take Home or Make Your Own Piece of Denton

The walls are filled with bright and colorful artwork. Each piece is a physical representation of the talent many Dentonites possess. Owner Robin Huttash opened A Creative Art Studio to inspire support for local art and in turn, the artistic hub brought Denton’s creativity to life. The gallery features affordable artwork from 45 local artists. […]

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Denton Live Issue:
July-Dec 2018

A Very Merry #Dentoning

Think Norman Rockwell Christmas calendar or 1940s-era Saturday Evening Post cover. That’s downtown Denton during the holiday season. Denton’s 2018 holiday season opens Nov. 10-11 with Denton Main Street Association’s Holiday Open House. This is a chance to stay ahead of the crowds and shop downtown Denton for totally unique holiday décor and one-of-a kind […]

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Denton Live Issue:
Jan-June 2018

A DIME a dozen

Locally-sourced store shows best of Denton’s character Every day, they welcome people into their home, a small stone building on Locust Street with teal trim along the roof. The outside though, doesn’t compare in the slightest to what’s inside. The front door creaks as you enter. As soon as it swings open a soothing aroma […]

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Denton Live Issue:
Jan-June 2018

‘Everyone has a story to tell’

Denton’s Thin Line Festival partners with Texas Highways magazine to tell the stories of the Lone Star State He would fearlessly throw his soft pink body into the water, then furiously paddle across the blue-green expanse to get to the other side. And people would come from all over Texas and beyond just to watch […]

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Denton Live Issue:
Jan-June 2018

Home is Where the Art Is

Susan Carol Davis comes back to her roots I’m banished to a brown, wooden booth with a big, black X on the top of each of my hands, still searching the room for her face. Just a few feet away, two bartenders are serving drinks to East Side’s Thursday evening crowd. “Where is she?” I […]

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Denton Live Issue:
July-Dec 2017

Unexpected gifts

There’s a crisp almost winter chill in the air on an early December evening on the Square as a woman and her family walk through crowds of merrymakers and carolers, searching for the perfect place to give her man the best Christmas present ever. “I brought him right under the huge Christmas tree and whispered […]

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Denton Live Issue:
July-Dec 2017

A mix of fall

Denton goes all out for Halloween celebration Coffins careen down Hickory Street, probably the only time they were in a rush to get to their destination. Ghosties, ghoulies and puppets walk the streets with lanterns, accompanied by musicians. And a spookily funny band of misfits share poetry and song, taking you back to a time […]

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