• The Best Drive-In Movie Theaters in Texas

    It’s hard to beat a Texas drive-in theater! Whether you are one of those movie-goers watching a movie at a nearby drive-in theater from the front seat of your car or cozy up with blankets in the bed of your pickup, you obviously love the great outdoors with the stars above. Some drive-in movie goers Read more…


  • Upcoming Events for Late September 2022

    When the Texas heat starts to wind down this time of year, festivals and events start happening nearly every weekend – if you know where to look. We have quite a variety of events going on all across our great state, and here are “Three to See” for the end of the Month. Trans-Pecos Festival Read more…

  • Chocolate Factory, Sushi, BBQ & Sausage on Northlake Texas Hilltop

    Usually the happiest visit to a storage facility is when you are closing your account and moving out.  Not at Hilltop RV & Boat Storage in Northlake Texas.  Each visit is just plain fun. I’m not getting paid to write this article, this place is just a wonderful hidden gem in North Texas that I Read more…

  • Denton Blues Festival

    Blue skies and blues music are a great combination for a Saturday afternoon in September, and that’s what we had this past weekend in Denton, Texas for the annual Denton Blues Festival. Denton is known as a music town, with artists such as Norah Jones, Don Henley, Sly (of The Family Stone), Edie Brickell, Ray Read more…

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Austin

Visit the Texas capitol city, known for live music and outdoorsy activities like hiking and paddling.

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Dallas

Check out the hub of the “Lakes and Prairies” region, with plenty to do both inside and out in DFW.

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Houston

Come see the third largest metro area in America, with everything from birdwatching to boating and beyond.

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San Antonio

Bienvenidos! Check out the riverwalk and the Alamo. From food to fiestas, this city is a lot of fun.

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