Cosplay & So Much More at Fan Expo Dallas

by Brian Maass on May 23, 2019

One of the fastest growing comic conventions in a flourishing field is Fan Expo Dallas, currently the largest comics, sci-fi, horror, anime and gaming event in Texas. Big D’s fan favorite is also the fastest...

7 Chemical-Free Options For Managing Mosquitoes in Your Landscape

by Melinda Myers on May 23, 2019

It’s time to get outside and enjoy summer BBQs, gardening, hikes and much more. Don’t let mosquitoes keep you and your family inside; instead, enlist these seven chemical-free strategies to help manage pests in your...

Hamilton Finally Comes to Austin, Texas

by Marika Flatt and Selena Swartzfager on May 22, 2019

With worldwide fans and nearly 800,000 followers on Twitter, and about the same on Facebook, Hamilton, the Broadway phenom, needs no introduction. (By the way, you can find trending hashtags for #Hamilmoms, #Hamilkids and #Hamilgrads...

Pease Park, Austin’s Historic and Most Iconic Natural Treasure

by Lisa Davis on May 20, 2019

As one the oldest parks in Texas, iconic Pease Park has been a forested oasis in Austin since 1875. Known for hosting the eclectic annual Eeyore’s Birthday Party since the 1970s, Pease Park sits on...

Aroma Blooms: An Evening at the Dallas Arboretum’s Tasteful Place

by Adam Zoblotsky on May 16, 2019

So much can be said for the importance of environment. Take, for instance, the beautiful gardens of the Dallas Arboretum. A modern day refuge of flowers and plants, it is a true escape for Dallas...

Kate Gilman Williams Proves Advocacy Has No Age Limit

by Lisa Davis on May 16, 2019

What happens when a 9-year-old girl meets a professional guide while on safari in South Africa? They turn intercontinental emails into a book that encourages a new generation to advocate for animals around the world!...

Five Minutes With Sienna Hernandez, KISS Fan, Age 12

by Bob Valleau on May 15, 2019

Sienna Hernandez could not believe it when Gene Simmons, co-lead singer of the iconic band KISS, visited her home last year. Hernandez, now aged 12, has liked KISS — especially Simmons — ever since she...

Whimsy & Wonder Festival, a Uniquely Artistic Experience

by Lisa Davis on May 14, 2019

Whimsy & Wonder Art Festival is bringing interactive art and music to Liberty Hill on May 18th for an experience unlike any other. The inaugural Whimsy & Wonder will transform Liberty Hill’s businesses into art...