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Summer Reading Programs

2020 Summer Reading Programs Share your love of reading with your child through various summer reading programs offered in our area (listed below). Book Stores: Barnes & Noble … [Read More...]

North DFW 4th of July Events

2020 Events Below you'll find a list of DFW 4th of July activities in Flower Mound, Lewisville, and the surrounding cities (Carrollton, Coppell, Copper Canyon, Double Oak, Grapevine, Lake Dallas, … [Read More...]

Summer Fun at Gaylord Texan

June 8 – September 7, 2020 The ultimate staycation is a short trip away this year, Join Gaylord Texan's for the 17th annual SummerFest event! Within our 4.5 acres of indoor gardens under glass, … [Read More...]

Summer Camps in DFW

The 2020 Guide has been completely UPDATED!! A LOT has happened since we published the first version of our summer camp guide over 2 months ago, so we've started from scratch, verifying … [Read More...]

In Person Events This Week

We're seeing more and more in-person events being offered this week. While we'll continue to provide information about virtual events and online activities for those of you who would like to stay … [Read More...]

Online Virtual and At Home Activities

For the past couple of months, Family eGuide has been sharing many online activities, virtual events, and things to do at home. Here' s a recap of many of those posts. Visit our community … [Read More...]

Coronavirus Cancellations and Closures DFW North

Reopening Information Many of this summer's events are going virtual, while others are opening up for in-person activities. We're attempting to keep you as updated as possible. While we share … [Read More...]

Pools, Aquatic Centers, and Water Parks North DFW

Pools & Water Parks 2020 (Cities Listed Alphabetically) 6/23/20: Because so many facilities have reopened, we’re only noting exceptions below. Please note that many facilities are limiting … [Read More...]

Little Elm Beach

Note: Occupancy is limited to the number of parking spots available in the circle and the concrete lot by the playground/pavilion. Additional parking areas will be closed to beach goers. Should … [Read More...]

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Water Safety Tips

We started Goldfish Swim School with the mission to help children be safer in and around the water. Even during these unprecedented times, drowning prevention remains a top priority of ours, as more … [Read More...]

Goldfish Swim School Jump Start Clinics

We all want our kids to make the most out their summer – and with Jump Start Clinics at Goldfish Swim School, they can have even more reasons to celebrate in the water! Whether you're heading on a … [Read More...]

MCM Eleganté Hotel & Suites

Dallas Hotel Offering More for Your Money Just how far are local businesses willing to go to bring customers back in and give back to the community? The Texas-owned MCM Eleganté Hotel & Suites … [Read More...]

Vetro Glassblowing Event

4th of July Help Create Event! July 4, 2020 On Saturday, July 4, 2020, Vetro Glassblowing Studio is celebrating in true patriotic style with fire and flames! Vetro’s Help Create Extravaganza … [Read More...]

Theatre Camp Lewisville

2-week Musical Theatre Camp Camp Dates: June 29-July 10Performances: July 10-12 Ages 6 - 14 (Age 6 must be entering 1st grade) Campers will put on an entire short musical in just two … [Read More...]

Adventure Kids Playcare is OPEN

Adventure Kids Playcare in Flower Mound and Highland Village are open and ready for some fun this summer with their flexible summer playcare and camps! Drop in for an hour or stay all day!  There is a … [Read More...]

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Ongoing Events & Activities

Summer Drive-In Movies

Reinventing the classic moviegoing experience, the Coppell Arts Center and Coppell Parks and Recreation are excited to announce the launch of a Summer Movie Drive-In Series for the community.  The … [Read More...]

Daily Train Robber Presentation in Grapevine

Daily Train Robber Presentation in Grapevine To see the much talked about Would-Be Train Robbers in Grapevine, you have to look up. About 75 feet high, to be exact, to the Grapevine … [Read More...]

50 Free Activities In & Around Flower Mound

If you’re looking for some free activities for your kids that won’t break the bank, we invite you to check out this great list of activities In & Around Flower Mound: Visit a … [Read More...]

Summer Movie Clubs

2020 Updates: Harkins Southlake has cancelled their 2020 program.Info for The Palace Theatre has been updated!We will continue to update this list each week as new info is available. Beat the … [Read More...]

Grapevine Pioneers Event

Storybook Adventure Passport:  Hands-On Tour Through Historic Downtown Grapevine Step back in time with Grapevine’s exciting hands-on educational experience, Grapevine Pioneers, which takes … [Read More...]

Coppell Nature Park is OPEN

Coppell Nature Park is 66 acres of natural space that features three types of habitat for local wildlife: Cross Timbers forest, Blackland prairie, and Cottonwood Creek. Coppell Nature … [Read More...]

Lewisville Library Virtual Programs

Lewisville Library is continuing to bring some of their programs right to you with our Virtual Library Programs! Videos will be posted according to the schedule below. Videos will be posted Online and … [Read More...]

Flower Mound Library Online Resources

Even when the Library is closed, there is a lot you can do with a library card! For example: download audiobooks and ebooks, stream movies and TV shows, and get tutoring help. It's all free with a … [Read More...]

Heritage Park Disc Golf Course

Looking for a fun way to get outdoors and enjoy time with your family while getting a little exercise? We've recently taken up disc golf and LOVE it! And it's FREE!! See below for Rules & Tips … [Read More...]

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This Week’s Newsletter

DFW Events July 2020

This issue is loaded with 4th of July events and activities - some virtual, others in-person. And be sure to check out both sections... some of the in-person events allow for lots of social … [Read More...]

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Deals & Giveaways

Free Summer Lunch Programs

There are an assortment of FREE summer lunch programs for kids in the northern DFW area. Here are a few: Free Summer Lunch Program at Carrollton's Crosby Rec CenterLISD Free Meal Program … [Read More...]

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Family Friendly Recipes

Taco Soup

Easy Taco Soup This Taco Soup is a staple in our home.  It's a great recipe to make with your kids - simply open cans and packages, mix and heat!! And if you choose the canned chicken option for … [Read More...]

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