The weather is getting warmer and the rain seems to be never-ending which means its March! There are lots of ways to #RideDCTA to a good time this month. Hop on board and ride to festivals, local cleanups and a world tour of chocolate this month! Read our blog below to learn more.
Denton Texas Story Telling Festival (March 12-15)
Celebrate the history of storytelling all day from Thursday, March 12, through Sunday, March 15, at the Denton Civic Center. Make plans to attend the festival to learn about storytelling as an oral tradition in Texas and watch storytelling as performance art. Sign language interpreters will be available for some stories. Tickets start at $35. To get to the festival, ride our Denton Connect Route 5 or Route 6. If you’re not a Denton resident, you can ride our A-train to the Downtown Denton Transit Center (DDTC) and transfer to Denton Connect routes. Please note, we do not operate service on Sunday. For more information, visit tejasstorytelling.com/festival/
Lewisville St Paddy’s Texas Style (March 14)
Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day and Texas Independence Day from 12p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 14, at Wayne Ferguson Plaza in Lewisville. Attend the festival for live music, food, bounce houses, a 40-foot zipline, family fun and more. This event is kid-friendly and FREE, but some activities will require payment. To get to the event ride our Lewisville Connect Route 21 or A-train to Old Town station. For more information, visit cityoflewisville.com/Home/Components/Calendar/Event/36974/485
Highland Village World Tour of Chocolate Class (March 18)
Travel the world from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, March 18, at the Highland Village Community Center. Join this event to discover the depth of chocolate flavor from around the world. Tickets start at $20 per person. To get to the class, use our Highland Village Lyft discount program. For more information, visit eventbrite.com/e/world-tour-of-chocolate-class-tickets-91382991989.
Denton Great American Cleanup (March 21)
Join Keep Denton Beautiful and volunteer from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, March 21, at the Denton Civic Center to clean up trash around Denton. This family-friendly event focuses on coming together to help clean up Denton. Hosted by Keep Denton Beautiful, volunteers will have access to lunch, music, educational activities, booths, bounce houses, contests, prizes and more. To get to the cleanup, ride our Denton Connect Route 5 or Route 6. For more information, visit discoverdenton.com/event/the-great-american-cleanup-2/?instance_id=246333.
Denton Thin Line Festival (March 25-29)
Celebrate film, music and photography all day from March 25-29 in Downtown Denton. Attend the festival for feature films, short films, photography, music, family-friendly fun and more. This festival is FREE. To get to the festival for FREE, use the special code word “ThinLineFest20” on our A-train or Denton Connect Buses For more information, visit https://thinline.us.
Don’t forget to check our Transit Tracker before you head out to all the fun events this month!
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