Spring has sprung which means it’s time for festivals, the community market and tornados. Take pictures of all three and hashtag them #WDDI for a chance to win a high-five. We are pretty excited about this season so hop on board, hang on tight and get ready to drink from the firehose.
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Thursday, March 30th
Thin Line at Game Changers Give Back Night | Game Changers | 3 PM - 2 AM
Thursday looks to be a busy one, but be sure to show up to support our beloved Thin Line Fest with this fundraiser. Do you like free film fests? Well this is how you get to keep 'em, so go do your duty!
Taste of North Texas | Golden Triangle Mall | 5:30 - 7:30
Savor the flavors for a meager $15 on Thursday, all while supporting the Denton Kiwanis Club Club, Children's Clinic!
State of the City | Denton Civic Center | 6 PM - 8 PM
Thursday the Denton City Council, City staff, and other community members will gather to share our major milestones from the past year and key priorities for the future, as well as offer opportunities to get involved in our community.
Saturday, April 1st
KICK OFF Celebration | Courthouse Square | 4 PM - 7 PM
The Take A Stand campaign to raise awareness to CASA of Denton County, Inc and the Children’s Advocacy Center for Denton County “kicks off” in a big way.
NTRD’s Derby Prom Mashup with TXMRD | Lone Star Indoor Sports and Events Center | 5 PM - 9 PM
Derby Grrrls, poofy dresses & bow ties, cold drinks & sweet treats before they knock-out teeth…. its North Texas Roller Derby Prom on April 1 prior to a Doubleheader Mashup with TXMRD!
Opening Day, Denton Community Market | 317 W Mulberry St | 9 AM - 1 PM
Oh heck yeah! Its 2017 Opening Day of the Denton Community Market with over 100 vendors! Great local farm products, locally-produced items, food trucks, local music, family-friendly activities, and a celebration of the 150th Anniversary of the Chisholm Trail with Cowboy songs 10AM-11AM, roping displays, and other Old West special events!
Lucky Lou’s Tacofest | Lucky Lou’s | 3 PM - 7 PM
Did someone say tacos? April Fool’s Day just leveled-up with this muy bueno fiesta that benefits the Denton Animal Support Foundation and Take a Stand for Children charities.
April Star Party | UNT Observatory | 8:15 PM
You'd surely be foolish not to end the day with some stargazing at the UNT Observatory for a mere $5!
Fishboy / Googolplexia / The Monkberries / Matt from Bunnygrunt | The Bearded Monk | 9 PM - 1 AM
Denton's beloved Fishboy is sparking some musical shenanigans with special guests at Bearded Monk. We'll see how well they play after a few sessions with Ben in "shotgun alley."