Go Free, Get Green, Have Fun at Arlington Ecofest, Sept. 21

By autumnreo

The City of Arlington is working to  promote environmental stewardship across North Texas and build a sense of community in a fun way at ECOFEST ARLINGTON on Sept. 21, 2013. ... Read More

Family Fun Festivals, May 17 – 19, 2013

By autumnreo

North Texas is full of things to do, eat, see and enjoy May 17 - 19. However, we've got a few featured events that you shouldn't miss no matter where you live and what you are looking to do. Taste Addison features for 2013 includes fun ... Read More

Blooms, Tunes and Chili Spoons – Farmers Branch’s Bloomin’ Bluegrass 2012, Oct. 20 & 21

By autumnreo

This weekend Farmers Branch becomes the epicenter of all things bluegrass with the FREE Bloomin’ Bluegrass 2012, Oct. 20 & 21. [caption id="attachment_20746" align="aligncenter" width="297" caption="It's all blooms, tunes and spoons for Farmers Branch's Bloomin' Bluegrass 2012. ... Read More

Dallas Festivals in Dallas May 18-20

By Jeanne

Here are more festivals in Dallas--May 18-20th 2012 Annual DFW Dragon Boat, Kite and Lantern Festival--May 20th at Lake Carolyn in Irving. The festival features colorful kite flying and exciting dragon boat races, cultural performances, a lantern festival, plus traditional Asian food, arts and cr... Read More

Festivals in Dallas: Watters Creek Fine Arts Festival

By Jeanne

It's that time of year again: Festivals in Dallas--Watters Creek Fine Arts Festival kicks off  MAY 11-13. This is the fourth year for this festival featuring one-of-a-kind Fine Art, Live Musical Performances and Children’s Activities. Highlights of the festival include tented artists booths lo... Read More

Cinco de Mayo Celebrations in DFW

By Mina Frannea

Cinco de Mayo or "the fifth of May" is a celebration of the defeat of the French by the Mexican Army at the Battle of Puebla, which took place on May 5, 1862. Celebrations in the DFW area include parties and festivals with dancing, music, delicious food and, of course, margaritas! T... Read More

Holiday Tree Lightings and Festivals

By rcooksey

It’s time to enjoy the sights and sounds of the season.  Here are some great kickoffs to the holiday season and community events your family won’t want to miss!      10th Annual Christmas in the Fort Worth Stockyards12/5/09 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm130 East Ex... Read More

The Best Pumpkin Patches In and Around Dallas and Fort Worth (DFW)

By rcooksey

 Country Critters Farm Pumpkin Patch3709 County Rd. 617Alvarado, TX 76009817-477-3060$7 per person09/26/2009  - 11/08/2009  10:00 AM  - 4:00 PMBring the family out to the farm for affordable fun!  Activities includ... Read More

A Mom’s Guide to the State Fair of Texas

By rcooksey

The State Fair of Texas is the biggest State Fair in the U.S. and can be intimidating to a Mom with multiple young kids in tow.  After all, it's almost 300 acres big, has tons of rides and games, offers several free shows throughout the day, attracts loads of people, is usually *HOT* (this is T... Read More

The Best Pumpkin Patches in the Dallas Area

By rcooksey

It's October 2, and fall is officially in full swing.  Scarecrows and hay bales are popping up on front yards, and the mornings (at least) are cooling down.  As we get into full-on fall, Halloween, and Thanksgiving season, thought you - like us - might want a little guidanc... Read More