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North Texas Cantina Laredo Locations to Showcase Tamales for Christmas Season

North Texas Cantina Laredo Locations to Showcase Tamales for Christmas Season

Long a tradition in Mexican communities, tamales have become a part of the Thanksgiving and Christmas tradition in Texas, too.  Because of their labor-intensive preparation, tamales are normally only prepared for special occasions like Christmas.  All six Cantina Laredo locations in North Texas (excluding airport locations) will be offering house-made tamales to go, with pick [...]

Walt and Hall Wine Dinner

Walt and Hall Wine Dinner

Great seafood is made even better with great wine, and the team at Sea Breeze Fish Market & Grill knows it. They’ve paired with Walt and Hall Vineyard’s Chad Newsomea to create two amazing evenings of wine and food at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, December 6 and Wednesday, December 7.  Seating is very limited for this [...]

Book and toy drive benefiting Children’s Medical Center

Book and toy drive benefiting Children’s Medical Center

Throughout the holiday season the team at Sea Breeze Fish Market & Grill has collected toys and books for the children at Children’s Medical Center. The restaurant staff also decided to forego gifts to one another and instead chose to bring offerings for the children at the hospital. The kids may be used to seeing [...]

Dallas-startup Vegas Nites Celebrates Its Launch

Dallas-startup Vegas Nites Celebrates Its Launch

Vegas Nites, a dietary supplement web store specializing in legal party pills and effective hangover cures, is celebrating its website and new product launch.

Stars and Stripes Film Festival, Nov. 11-13

Stars and Stripes Film Festival, Nov. 11-13

The third annual 2016 Stars & Stripes Film Festival, benefiting Sons of the Flag, kicks off this Friday on Veterans Day. The three-day festival will be held at the Highland Park Village Theatre. The festival is a rare opportunity to watch movies about the United States Armed Forces and sit in on interactive discussions with [...]

Sommelier for a Day at Cool River Cafe

Sommelier for a Day at Cool River Cafe

Date: 11/19/16 Time: 7:30 – 10 p.m. Place: Cool River Cafe Dallas 1045 Hidden Ridge Irving, TX About: Join Cool River Cafe for an exclusive evening of wine sampling. Sample over 20 cabernets and vote on your favorite to be featured for a year. Enjoy hand-passed hors d’oeuvres, live music by Memory Trip & raffle prizes. [...]

Veterans Day celebration at the National Videogame Museum

Veterans Day celebration at the National Videogame Museum

The National Videogame Museum in Frisco will offer FREE admission to active duty and reserved military personnel, as well as veterans on Friday, Nov. 11. The museum is open that day from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tickets are available at the door, and your military/veteran ID card is required upon purchase. The museum is located [...]

Winter Tequila Dinners at Cantina Laredo

Winter Tequila Dinners at Cantina Laredo

  Evoking the flavors of a modern Mexico City cuisine, several DFW-area Cantina Laredo locations will host an exclusive four-course Tequila Dinner this winter, featuring distinctive off-the-menu items each paired with a different tequila cocktail for $49.99 per person. The menu at each event includes: Shrimp Flautas; Guadalajara Soup; Cascabel Piña Adobo Chicken served on [...]

Cheer on FC Dallas on Oct. 30

Cheer on FC Dallas on Oct. 30

Cheer on FC Dallas this Sunday as their play Seattle in the first leg of the 2016 MLS Cup Playoff Western Conference Semifinal. The party is going down at Gas Monkey (10110 Technology Blvd E, Dallas, Texas 75220). Doors open at 6:30 p.m. for season ticket members and Chase card holders. The general public may enter [...]

Second Annual Steinfest in Downtown Plano This Weekend

Second Annual Steinfest in Downtown Plano This Weekend

Historic Downtown Plano’s 2nd Annual Steinfest will be held this Saturday, October 29 from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. and will take place in the Downtown Plano Arts District. Steinfest is an Oktoberfest-style festival that was a community hit in 2015.