Frank Buck Zoo

Come visit the most exciting new exhibit to the Zoo, the African Savannah. The Frank Buck Zoo is now the home to over 130 animals from 4 continents of the world! We are dedicated to delivering an educational, quality, family-oriented recreation and cultural facility that is a safe, enjoyable and exciting place for all to…

Taste Addison at Addison Circle Park

  Sample delicious bites from two dozen Addison restaurants, enjoy live music on two stages, shop the marketplace and more at the two-day festival. Flo-Rida (Friday) and Third Eye Blind (Saturday) headline the entertainment lineup. Fun activities for kids include the Discovery Depot and Adventure Grove, a ticketed area with games, a petting zoo and…

Frisco dog lovers’ coffee shop gives back to local animal shelters

Coffee Yan and Paws at the Frisco Fresh Market drew inspiration from the popular pet cafes in Asia. The Frisco Fresh Market is in full swing this month. And with many spring festivities on the calendar, market vendors Winnie Tam and Julian Chung are eager to showcase their unique coffee menu to a big crowd…

Our guide to more than 100 day camps and classes in North Texas

Use The News’ 2021 listings to plan a super, and safe, summer for the kids at in-person and virtual camps this year. Each spring, The Dallas Morning News rounds up day camps and classes to help parents plan a super summer for their kids. This time around, some activities and events might be virtual or socially distanced…

Wine Your Way Around North Texas

Did you know? Texas is the fifth largest wine producer in the United States, with over 400 licensed wineries, and is embedded in the oldest French wineries. In the mid1800s France lost almost 80 percent of its vines to a fungus called oidium. In Texas, Thomas Volney Munson was developing a phylloxera-resistant rootstock in a…

5 Things to Do in Southlake, Texas

Southlake is a wonderful suburban community in the heart of the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex that offers activities for the whole family. We’ve compiled some of the best things to do in town. Shop at Southlake Town Square No matter who or what you’re shopping for, Southlake Town Square has what you need. Home to high-end…

Dining with the dogs: Pup-friendly patios in Frisco

Most require the dogs to remain on leashes and limit visits to the patio. With warmer weather approaching, it’s time to bring the pups out for play. We compiled a list of dog-friendly restaurants and bars for you to visit in Frisco. Most require the dogs to remain on leashes and on patios. 5th Street…