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Taste of Irving Celebrates Food and Music May 19th

Taste of Irving Celebrates Food and Music May 19th

The Taste of Irving is an outdoor festival featuring family-friendly activities, live music, and food. This year’s event will give visitors an opportunity to sample a variety of music genres on multiple small stages. The entertainment schedule features jazz, blues, Latin and more.

Cottonwood Art Festival Adorns Richardson May 5th-6th

Cottonwood Art Festival Adorns Richardson May 5th-6th

There is an art to having fun at Cottonwood! Join us for this spring’s show on May 5 & 6 in Richardson, TX at Cottonwood Park (map). This FREE semi-annual event features works from the nation's top visual artists and has been a part of Richardson life for over forty years. The festival takes place on the first full weekend in May and the first full weekend in October each year.

38th Annual Denton Arts & Jazz Festival Cultivates April 27th-29th

38th Annual Denton Arts & Jazz Festival Cultivates April 27th-29th

The Denton Arts and Jazz Festival is a celebration of the arts in a community known for embracing and nurturing music, dance, choral, drama and the visual arts. The free event is produced by the Denton Festival Foundation, Inc. with the generous support of sponsors such as the Dallas/Fort Worth American Federation of Musicians Local 72-147 and the city of Denton. Held the last full weekend in April at Denton’s Quakertown Park, the event features seven stages of continuous music, fine art, crafts, and food, games and information booths in a beautiful, outdoor setting. The Festival Foundation uses proceeds from booth rentals and concession sales to support the arts throughout the city of Denton. Arts facilities, service organizations, and preservation projects have all been the recipients of the proceeds from past events, in addition to public art for the enjoyment of all.

Turtle Creek Arts and Crafts Fest Debuts in Dallas April 14th-15th

Turtle Creek Arts and Crafts Fest Debuts in Dallas April 14th-15th

Originally a fall festival established in 2017, the inaugural Turtle Creek Spring Arts and Crafts Festival will be held at one of the largest and most enthusiastic art buying communities in the Dallas metro area, Reverchon Park. On Saturday, April 14 and Sunday, April 15, 2018, The Foundation for Public Spaces will take over the […]

Free Concert: The Band of Heathens at Big Beat Dallas in Irving (March 25)

Free Concert: The Band of Heathens at Big Beat Dallas in Irving (March 25)

The Band of Heathens is hosting a FREE concert on Sunday, March 25 at Big Beat Dallas! The show starts at 7pm on the outdoor plaza. Stay for dinner and drinks at one of the four new original restaurants at the Big Beat Dallas complex.  

Vitruvian Lights 2017

Vitruvian Lights 2017

Vitruvian Park is transformed into a dazzling and magical holiday wonderland during Vitruvian Lights, when over 1.5 million sparkling LED lights are wrapped around more than 555 trees. On Friday, November 24, 2017, the lights will be turned on during a spectacular lighting ceremony as Town of Addison Mayor Pro Tempore Ivan Hughes flips the […]

Open Mic Naked Storytelling Event at Union Coffee on Oct. 6th – Theme is “Unpopular”

Open Mic Naked Storytelling Event at Union Coffee on Oct. 6th - Theme is

On Friday nights, The Naked Stage hosts story-telling and spoken word at Union Coffee. They encourage brave vulnerability by asking people to tell their stories without screens, notes or props: Naked. On any given night, stories and poems will range from funny to inspiring to sentimental.

Tune Up for Denton Blues Festival September 15th

Tune Up for Denton Blues Festival September 15th

The annual Denton Blues Festival sets the stage for one of the best ways to hear blues music in North Texas. A city dedicated to its musical reputation, Denton provides Friday night karaoke and two days of exceptional blues acts in a family-friendly outdoor setting.

Kenny’s East Coast Pizza First Anniversary

Kenny’s East Coast Pizza First Anniversary

Kenny Bowers certainly knows how to throw a birthday party, but instead of getting gifts, the chef/entrepreneur will give FREE PIZZA to every table on Monday, August 14 in honor of the first anniversary of Kenny’s East Coast Pizza. Each table that day will receive a 14” cheese pizza completely free during both lunch and […]

Emerald City Band comes to Vitruvian Nights Live, Aug. 10

Emerald City Band comes to Vitruvian Nights Live, Aug. 10

The best FREE Summer Concerts in DFW are back and so is Emerald City!  Vitruvian Nights Live returned to Vitruvian Park’s beautiful Amphitheater on June 15.  The live music and gourmet food trucks continue every other Thursday through August 10 from 7:00pm - 9:30 p.m.  Sing and dance all summer long with your family and […]