Warm Up With Wassail Weekend 2017

Warm Up With Wassail Weekend 2017

What started out as a small, friendly competition among merchants has now become one of the most anticipated holiday treats in Denton and this year is no exception.  Join us for Wassail Weekend 2017! 

Shop Local, Shop Small in Downtown Denton

Shop Local, Shop Small in Downtown Denton

Denton is celebrating Small Business Saturday in a BIG way. Small businesses in shopping centers throughout Denton are participating and downtown Denton has more than 40 places you can shop and dine on to support #ShopSmallDenton on Saturday, November 25th. 

Amyx Jewelry Celebrates Near-Decade in Denton

Amyx Jewelry Celebrates Near-Decade in Denton

The holiday season is a fantastic time to rest, reflect, and celebrate the memories of the past year with friends and family. For Amyx Jewelry, a special celebration on the rise! 

Holiday Open House Shopping and Dining Downtown

Holiday Open House Shopping and Dining Downtown

Head to downtown Denton for one of the most wonderful times of the year!  During Holiday Open House weekend you can get ahead the hustle and bustle of December shopping and actually enjoy your experience! More than 40 shops, restaurants, and bars are participating and have something for just about everyone. The sales, holiday decor and gifts, and special customer promotions and drawings will be available in various locations. 

Halloween Safety and Fun in Downtown Denton

Halloween Safety and Fun in Downtown Denton

The Halloween is a busy time in downtown Denton with many festivities and special events are various places.  Safety is key to having a good time and we want to remind you of some safety tips to keep you and your goblins safe in downtown and anywhere this season. 

Get Spooky in Downtown Denton

Get Spooky in Downtown Denton

We're quickly approaching one of Denton's spookiest days of the year: Denton's Day of the Dead Festival! A full-day spectacle full of spooky creatures, parades, salsa contests and more. Learn more about the history festival and get your schedule together so you can maximize your DOD experience! 

Save the Date: October Dentoning Fun

Save the Date: October Dentoning Fun

October kicks off one of the busiest times of the year; the Holiday season. Lucky for us, Denton likes to take each holiday month in grand stride, with events nearly every weekend to keep us steadily shopping, imbibing and connecting with our Downtown neighbors. Below are a few of our favorite spooky and groovy events we think you should add to your weekend schedule. 

Twilight Tunes Kicks Off Another Fall Season

Twilight Tunes Kicks Off Another Fall Season

t's the coolest time of year in downtown Denton with the Twilight Tunes starting up for another Fall season. It's time to grab the lawn chairs and blankets, grab a bite to eat from any eatery in downtown, and make way to the courthouse lawn on Sundays for Fall Twilight Tunes, presented by the Denton Main Street Association. 

Recap: Arts & Autos 2017 Extravaganza

Recap: Arts & Autos 2017 Extravaganza

Last Saturday Denton Main Street Association's Arts & Autos Extravaganza was a huge success this year and it was the largest show ever held in the event's history.  Nearly 10,000 people came out to see the fabulous display of classic, hot rod, vintage and custom cars, trucks and motorcycles around the historic Denton County Courthouse on the Square last Saturday, September 9th.  

Roll Out With the UNT Game Day Public Shuttle

Roll Out With the UNT Game Day Public Shuttle

Fall has arrived as if out of nowhere to our town of Denton, and with that the 2017 season of Mean Green Football! Thanks to our friends at North Texas Athletics (UNT,) the Denton Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) and the Jagoe-Public Company, Dentonians can travel to and from Apogee Stadium freely for home games, courtesy of the Mean Green Game Day shuttle. 

Fall Into Change: Oak Street Updates

Fall Into Change: Oak Street Updates

Summer 2017 brought many changes to Downtown Denton. From big moves to new digs, our Main Street Associaton members have been cooking up a storm of changes for us to, for lack of a better word, fall into just in time for the Fall season. Read on for updates straight from the mouths of Wine Squared, Denton Parlor, Serendipity and our newest members, Captiva Salon.

Celebrate Tax - Free Weekend in Downtown Denton

Celebrate Tax - Free Weekend in Downtown Denton

On August 11-13th, Downtown Denton will become your haven for Tax Free Weekend! Beat the rush by shopping local and supporting local businesses, such as our Denton MSA members1 

Gearing Up: Arts & Autos Extravaganza 2017

Gearing Up: Arts & Autos Extravaganza 2017

On Saturday, September 9th, Denton Main Street Association will host its annual classic, hot rod and custom cars, trucks and motorcycles show, the Denton Arts & Autos Extravaganza. With plenty of perfect things to see and do for the auto enthusiast, artist, shopper, we're sure everyone will find opportunities that will pique interest in a day of fun in downtown Denton.

Retail Happy Hour Comes to Downtown Denton

Retail Happy Hour Comes to Downtown Denton

Downtown Denton breaks in the summer with every Wednesday in June with Retail Happy Hour. It’s always a happy hour in Downtown Denton, but this one just got better. Get rewarded for shopping on Wednesdays with dining discounts and specials on merchandise at select tasting rooms. 

So Long Candy Store

So Long Candy Store

For 20 years Dentonians and visitors have treasured stops at The Candy Store for some of the finest chocolates, sweets, coffee  and conversation in Downtown Denton.  This "Mom and Pop" shop has seen a generation grow up in Denton, and before they knew it those little faces peering through the glass were old enough to drive there and pay for their own candy.

Recap: Whisked Away at Twilight Tunes

Last week's first Twilight Tunes of the season was a beautiful reminder of just how much we love Denton. Missed out this time? Scroll on to catch up with a few photos and quick recap of the evening's festivities.

Twilight Tunes Kicks Off 24th Season April 20th

Denton Main Street Association presents its award-winning concert series, Twilight Tunes, in downtown Denton starting April 20th  this year.  Tunes sets the tone for fun downtown every Thursday beginning April 20th  from 6:30 p.m. until 8 p.m. and will run every Thursday evening through June 29th.  The concert series kicks off during the Thin Line Film Fest in downtown Denton this year.

Mix It Up: March Madness Membership Mixer

Mix It Up: March Madness Membership Mixer

We had another great Membership Mixer last week at UNT on The Square. Did you miss out? Not to worry, we've got a quick recap for you to peruse as you mark your calendars for the next one!