This month is full of traditions. Become a part of each tradition and much more! Here’s how we could get you to the fun!
Denton Twilight Tunes (April 21, 2016 and through June 30, 2016)
Twilight Tunes is a free concert series in downtown Denton each Thursday evening from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. from April 21, 2016 through June 30, 2016. Come down to the Denton courthouse lawn every Thursday to enjoy live, local music. Ride the A-train and take a short walk to Denton square to enjoy the music. For more information, visit www.dentonmainstreet.org.
“In the Heights” Musical (May 6 – May 8, 2016)
The Campus Theatre will host the “In the Heights” Musical on May 6 through May 8 in Denton at 7:30 p.m. This play will take you away to the vibrant community in New York’s Washington Heights neighbourhood. For parents, keep in mind that this play has a recommendation of “PG-13” before purchasing tickets for younger family members. Ride the A-train to the Euline Brock Downtown Denton Transit Center (DDTC) and take a quick walk to the historic Campus Theatre. For more information, visit musictheatreofdenton.com. (Note: DCTA does not operate services on Sunday)
“Strictly Texas” exhibit (May 7 through June 18, 2016)
Come view the “Strictly Texas” exhibit featuring none other than – you guessed it, Texas related art! This exhibit will take place starting May 7 through June 18 at the MCL Grand Theatre. You can ride the A-train and connect to Lewisville Connect Route 23 to view this Texas-themed showcase. For more information, visit lewisvillechamber.org. (Note: DCTA does not operate services on Sunday)
Keeping Tradition Alive Jam Session (May 13, 2016)
Keeping Tradition Alive is one of the premier training events for firefighter bagpipe and drum corps members across the country. This annual event takes place on May 13 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the Wayne Ferguson Plaza in Lewisville. This free event will showcase more than 300 bagpipers, drummers and honor guard members. Food and drink vendors will also be onsite. Ride the A-train and connect to Lewisville Connect Route 23 to get to this jam session. For more information, visit cityoflewisville.com.
Denton Cinco de Mayo Celebration (May 14, 2016)
Denton’s annual Cinco de Mayo Celebration will be held on Saturday, May 14 from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. and will feature a parade and various festivities at Denton Quakertown Park. This free event celebrates the diversity in the Denton community and will include activities for the entire family such as children’s arts and crafts, piñatas and musical entertainment. Event goers can ride the A-train and connect to Denton Connect Routes 4 and 5 to get to all the family fun. For more information, visit www.dentoncinco.org.
Which events do you plan to attend? Tell us in the comment section below!