Category Archive: Spring

Storm Pick Your Own Strawberry Farms, Dalworthington Gardens

Picking strawberries is not only just a ton of fun, but it’s also a great way to get the kids having fun outside, and learning where food comes from and how to take… 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

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

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

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

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

Klyde Warren Park is Still One of the Best Places to Visit in Dallas!

Dallas has some of the coolest things, but what could be better than a FREE, fantastic City Park in Downtown, with amazing daily scheduled activities, water features for keeping cool during the summer… Continue reading

My Mommy Tips for the 2020 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™

Chances are, the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo is the largest event you will ever attend.  In 2017 they broke their all time attendance record with OVER 185,000 attendees!  By comparison, Walt Disney… Continue reading