Denton Arts & Jazz Festival

Denton Arts & Jazz Festival The Denton Arts 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 event features seven stages of continuous music, fine art, crafts, and food, games, … [Continue Reading]

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Used Book Sale at Flower Mound Library

Flower Mound Used Book Sale April 29 - May 1, 2016 Sales of gently used books, CDs and DVDs help support library programs. Come early for best selection! EARLY-BIRD PREVIEW SALE: ($5 ADMISSION)Friday    5:00pm-7:00pmOPEN TO THE PUBLIC Saturday    … [Continue Reading]

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Healthy Kids Day at YMCA

Healthy Kids Day Healthy Kids Day:  The Y is celebrating YMCA’s Healthy Kids Day®, the Y’s national initiative to improve the health and well-being of families.Healthy Kids Day® will include fun active play and educational activities to keep kids moving and learning, in order to … [Continue Reading]

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Festival of Flight

Up, Up & Away! Festival of Flight The Up, Up & Away! Festival of Flight presented by The Tribute Lakeside Golf and Resort Community and the city of The Colony returns for a second year. Celebrating all forms of flight, the festival will feature kite flying and … [Continue Reading]

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Tabletop Day

Tabletop Day Tabletop Day:  The Flower Mound Public Library is partnering with Boomerang Comics & Games to host a local instance of “International Tabletop Day!” Bring your family and friends to this annual table top gaming open house. Play old favorites or learn a new game! … [Continue Reading]

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Featured Events

Daddy Daughter Dance in Lewisville

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Daddy Daughter Dance Lewisville Daddy Daughter Dance:  Break out your Blue Suede Shoes and Poodle Skirts for a 1950’s date night! This year’s theme, Me & My Guy, is dedicated to the unbreakable bond all little girls have with the special “Guy” in their life. The event will include light appetizers/refreshments, DJ, “Sugar Shack” ice cream/float bar, complimentary photos from our photo booth … [Read More...]

HawkFest in Highland Village


Hawkfest Hawkfest:  Annual Spring Festival & Silent Auction to be held on Saturday, April 30th from 2-6 p.m. at Briarhill Middle School!  Euro Bungee – DJ – Tons of Games – Entertainment – Face Painting – Inflatables – Karoake – Human Hamster ball – and more! Heritage Elementary School PTA would like to invite the community to HawkFest 2016! Saturday, April 30, 2:00 – 6:00 PM Briarhill … [Read More...]

Kids N Cops

Kids and Cops

The Lake Dallas Police Department and Municipal Court host the annual Kids ‘N Cops Open House, Cook Out, and Safety Fair.  The Kids ‘N Cops program encourages positive relationships between police officers and children. Saturday, April 30, 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM Lake Dallas City Hall 212 Main St., Lake Dallas, TX 75065 Cost:  Free In 2011, the Police Department teamed … [Read More...]

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This Week’s Newsletter

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Special Events 2016 April 29 – May 5

Special Events 2016 April 22-28 Special Events 2016: Find special events in the North DFW suburbs of Flower Mound, Lewisville, Highland Village, Carrollton, Coppell, Grapevine, The Colony, and more! Our newsletter primarily includes free and affordable events and activities:) ** Download This Week's Newsletter ** Events This Week: … [Read More...]

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Kids Night Out Color Me Mine

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Kids Night Out Color Me Mine Kids Night Out Color Me Mine:  The LAST FRIDAY of every month from 6-9pm! It is a great opportunity for kids to hang out with friends, eat pizza, paint ceramics, watch a movie and play games! Friday, April 29, 6:00 – 9:00 PM Color Me Mine 2570 Justin Road #150, Highland Village, TX Cost:  $32 per painter + Tax ($34.64) Event website Drop off your creative … [Read More...]

Disney World Resort 101

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Disney World Resort 101 Disney World Resort 101:  After you have decided when you want to travel to Walt Disney World; spring, summer, fall, or winter the next big decision is where you will stay on your vacation.  There are currently more than 25 resort hotels to choose from on the Walt Disney World property.  The hotels are broken down into four categories; value, moderate, deluxe, and deluxe … [Read More...]

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Best Night Out in Flower Mound

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Best Night Out! April 9: Blast from the Past Best Night Out, an awesome, fun-filled party, is offered the 2nd Saturday night of each month. This fun party, held from 6:00pm – 10:00pm, is designed for parents to get the night off while the kids have a blast at the gym! Earn and then spend your Best Bucks at the Prize Station at each Best Night Out! We’ll have crazy games, contests, … [Read More...]

Best Age to Visit Disney

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Best Age to Visit Disney: Planning Your Child’s First Disney Trip The question most often asked by parents is “What is the best time to take my children to Disney?”  There are many things you should consider in order to make that decision.  Here are a few reasons to travel with your children at each age, and the challenges you may face. Ages 0 to 3 Reasons to Travel Children under 3 do … [Read More...]

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Free Car Wash Lewisville

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Free Car Wash Lewisville Grand Opening Celebration at Legends Car Wash Includes Free Car Wash, Free Food & Drinks, Prizes, and Live Music!! Lewisville TX Legends Express Car Wash has opened its location in Lewisville at 222 East Round Grove Road.  Operating hours are from 8 am to 9 pm seven days a week. “We are thrilled to be in the Lewisville Area; it is a great growing city that has … [Read More...]

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Go Ape Adventure Course Plano: Zip Line & Ropes Course Plano Zip Line:  You've probably heard me say this before, but I'm NOT an adventurous person.  I love doing fun things with family and friends, but when it comes to (what I perceive as) death-defying activities like zip-lining, if I allow myself, I can become paralyzed with fear.  But the fact is, when you have kids, there are times when … [Read More...]

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Ongoing Activities & Events

Grapevine Library

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Grapevine Library Grapevine Library has been serving the community for over 90 years, providing the best educational and enrichment materials available. Explore the wide range of resources and programs that are available for all ages and all interests. 1201 Municipal Way Grapevine, TX 75019 Website 817.410.3400 Main 817.410.3083 Renewals 817.410.3403 Reference 817.410.3405 … [Read More...]

Summer Camps in DFW

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Summer Camps! Looking for Summer Camps?  This year's guide is FULL of fun options for kids of all ages!  You'll find a variety of offerings from local rec centers, youth groups, churches, and businesses, as well as camps offered at our local LISD high schools.  Sports, science, cooking, robotics... Day camps, vacation bible school, sleep-away camps, etc - There's something for … [Read More...]

Parents Night Out Win Kids

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Parents Night Out Win Kids Parents Night Out Win Kids:  Bring your child to Win Kids for a fun filled night of games, activities, crafts and a pretzel and lemonade snack. Every Saturday Night, 6:30 – 10:00 p.m. Win Kids, 3000 Waketon Rd, Flower Mound, TX Cost: $25 per child / $20 for siblings. Ages 3-12. Throughout the evening your child will experience all the fun that Win Kids … [Read More...]

Friday Night Out Win Kids

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Friday Night Out Win Kids Friday Night Out Win Kids:  Hang out and have some fun with your friends!  Enjoy open gym, group activities, basketball, dance competitions, snacks, and more! Jam on the trampolines & equipment Bust a move in the dance room Hang with your peeps Get vertical Listen to music Chill on the mats Throw your friends in the pit Every Friday Night, … [Read More...]

Mornings with Mommy

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Mornings with Mommy provides educational play-dates for young children (Infant through PreK) and their caregivers. The New Year has begun and moms all over North Texas will be looking for ways to combat cabin fever and provide their kids with new ways to learn and play. Come give Mornings with Mommy a try! This program is a unique blend of story-time, playdate, and learning center that combine … [Read More...]

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Peach Blackberry Cobbler with Pecan Topping

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Peach Blackberry Cobbler with Pecan Topping Peach Blackberry Cobbler:  This yummy dessert is a family favorite! Delicious warm peaches and blackberries, with a sweet crunchy pecan topping!  Easy enough to make on a weeknight... special enough for a holiday spread! Pecan Topping 1 1/2 cup packed brown sugar 1 cup melted butter 1/4 teaspoon salt 3 cups flour 2 1/2 cup chopped … [Read More...]

Easy Chicken Pot Pie

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Easy Chicken Pot Pie Easy Chicken Pot Pie is one of our family's favorite recipes.  Not only is it delicious, but it's SUPER EASY to make! It's also a great recipe to make with your kids.  They love dumping all the ingredients into a great big bowl and mixing it up.  They also love the taste of the pie when it’s complete.  And don't let them know, but there are a few veggies in there, … [Read More...]

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