Category Archive: destinations

Where To Play, Eat and Stay in Fredericksburg

The Hill Country brings visitors from around the country to experience the beauty and culture of Texas, and one of the top destinations is the Germanic town of Fredericksburg, known for it’s wine… Continue reading

Tips and Tricks for Having A Great Time at the Coyote Drive In Theater in Fort Worth

The Drive In really is our favorite way to watch a movie!  I love being outdoors, the excitement of playing with the kids before the movie, and the laid back atmosphere during the… Continue reading

10 of the Best Things to do along the Trinity Railway Express Line

Trinity Railway Express runs from Fort Worth T&P Station to Dallas Union Station, and it’s a fun and convenient way to see the city.  When my kids were young, especially my youngest who… Continue reading

They Really Do Dye The River Green in San Antonio on St. Patrick’s Day, and you need to see it!

****  Cancelled  **** St. Patrick’s Day has been celebrated on the River Walk since 1968 as a joint project of the San Antonio River Walk Association and the Harp & Shamrock Society of… Continue reading

All You Need To Know About the 2020 Dallas St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Festival

*** Cancelled *** Whether you are Irish all year long, or just one day a year, no one will care at the Dallas St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Festival on Greenville, which will… Continue reading

Houston’s 61st Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade

****  Cancelled for 2020  **** Considered one of the largest St. Patrick’s Day parades in the country, the 61st Houston St. Patrick’s Day Parade will have a new route on March 14th at… Continue reading

The 74th Annual Shamrock St. Patrick’s Day Celebration on Historic Route 66

It shouldn’t surprise you that the tiny town of Shamrock in the Texas Panhandle goes all out for St. Patrick’s Day!  In fact, the Shamrock celebration is the Official St. Patrick’s Day Celebration… Continue reading

Enjoy a Celtic Celebration at this Austin Farm for St. Patrick’s Day

***  Cancelled  *** On Sunday, March 15th, you’ll be seeing green everywhere you look at Jourdan-Bachman Pioneer Farms in Austin as this historic farm nods to the Celtic roots in Texas, with fun… Continue reading

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Dublin, The Irish Capital of Texas

There’s a lot going on this spring in the little town of Dublin, about a 2 hour drive southwest from DFW or northwest from Waco!  The town celebrates it’s designation as the Irish… Continue reading

The World’s ONLY St. Paddy’s Day Pickle Parade and Palooza

****  Cancelled for 2020  **** The home of Best Maid Pickles puts on their green for a festival like no other!   A 5K run and costume contest, kid’s activities including petting zoo… Continue reading

St. Patrick’s Day Street Festival, Wichita Falls

The charm and culture of the Emerald Isle takes over downtown Wichita Falls for the annual St. Patrick’s Day Street Festival presented by Downtown Wichita Falls Development and Union Square Credit Union! Celebrate… Continue reading

The Best Places to Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Texas, 2020

Like everything, Texas celebrates St. Patrick’s Day is a BIG way!  From parades, carnivals, pageants, Gaelic music and a Green River, here are some of the best celebrations going on across the state!… Continue reading

Springtime at Country Critters Farm and Petting Zoo, Alvarado

Country Critters Farm is the perfect place for some good ole’ fashion fun for the whole family.  Spring is finally here and it’s a great time to get out to the farm.  Bring the… Continue reading

10 Things Not To Miss at the 38th Annual North Texas Irish Festival in Fair Park

March 6-8th, the beautiful art deco buildings in Dallas’s Fair Park will be the home of the 38th Annual North Texas Irish Festival!  The second largest festival in Fair Park, there will be… Continue reading

Butterflies In The Garden at the Fort Worth Botanical Gardens

After a hiatus for several years while the Conservatory underwent construction, the Fort Worth Botanic Gardens will be bringing back one of our most beloved events, Butterflies in the Garden, this Spring! Know… Continue reading