Category Archive: festivals

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

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

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

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

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

Make Grapevine Your Spring Break Destination!

There’s so much to do in Grapevine!  Centrally located in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex, and minutes from DFW Airport, Grapevine has one of the most picturesque Historic Downtowns in North Texas, great restaurants,… Continue reading

12 Amazing Things To Do During Spring Break in Houston, 2020

Spring Break is almost here, but don’t fear if you haven’t already made your plans!  There’s SO much to do in Houston!  Check out my top picks for a non-stop Spring Break of… Continue reading

What To See and Do During Spring Break in Austin

You can feel it in the warm rays reaching down from the sun, the cool wind gust and blooms peaking out from beneath the earth, it’s almost Spring!  With this celebration comes the… Continue reading

14 Fun Things for Kids 10 and Under at the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™

***  Cancelled  *** It’s Rodeo Time in Houston, and while it’s a great time for adults, there is so much to do for kids!  I’ve listed 14 of my favorites, which is more… Continue reading

Japanese Fall Maple Festival at the Fort Worth Botanic Gardens

Travel across the world this weekend to the Japanese Fall Maple Festival at the Fort Worth Botanic Gardens!  The 2019 Festival will be bigger and better than ever!  On November 23rd and 24th,… Continue reading

10 Events Not To Miss in Fort Worth this November

Grab your jacket before you head out the door, because there is so much to do this month in Fort Worth, and the cooler temperatures are calling!  One of the nicest months in… Continue reading

Oktoberfest Fort Worth at Panther Island Pavilion

I didn’t Chicken Dance!  I wanted to Chicken Dance, because it’s the Chicken Dance, and I happen to have some mad Chicken Dancing skills, but between all the other fun things happening all… Continue reading

Georgetown Wine and Music Festival, 2019

On Saturday, September 28th, the streets of the square in Historic Downtown Georgetown will be lined with 15 of your favorite wineries pouring both in-state and out-of-state varietals, artisans and a diverse selection… Continue reading

Don’t Miss the Fun at the Plano Balloon Festival!

Balloon Glows are one of my favorite events, and the Plano Balloon Festival is one of the biggest in the state, celebrating 40 years in 2019!   In addition to the Balloon Glow, there… Continue reading