Worth the Drive is NBCDFW's look at the best quick getaways around Texas

Jul 13, 2012

Things Are Just Peachy in Parker County

Things Are Just Peachy in Parker County

Expect lots of sweet, juicy peaches at the Parker County Peach Festival next month.

Jun 13, 2012

Dublin Bottling Celebrates 121 Years

Dublin Bottling Celebrates 121 Years

Dublin Bottling Works celebrates 121 years with giant outdoor party.

May 25, 2012

High Flying Action in Grapevine

High Flying Action in Grapevine

Journey's Backyard BBQ is a free event being held at Grapevine Mills on Saturday.

May 17, 2012

Dallas Comic Con Brings the Stars

Dallas Comic Con Brings the Stars

Comic and sci-fi fans, rejoice -- the Dallas Comic Con is back with its largest show ever.

May 4, 2012

Dazzling Display at the Dallas Arboretum

Dazzling Display at the Dallas Arboretum

From May 5 to November 5, 2012, the 55-acre space will be transformed into a dazzling display of crystallized Chihuly sculptures.

May 4, 2012
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By Elvira Sakmari

Chihuly Exhibit Installed

NBC 5 cameras were at the Dallas Arboretum on April 20, 2012 as workers installed... See Full Gallery

Apr 24, 2012

Earth Day Dallas Kicks Off at Fair Park

Earth Day Dallas Kicks Off at Fair Park

Earth Day Dallas project manager Britt Krieger talks about Earth Day Dallas at Fair Park -- a family-friendly, free event. Pets are allowed. Editor's note: This is the first Earth Day Dallas at Fair Park, not...

Apr 20, 2012

Worth the Drive: Ennis Bluebonnet Trails Festival

Worth the Drive: Ennis Bluebonnet Trails Festival

Can't get enough of the state flower? Head Ennis, the Official Bluebonnet City of Texas, for this weekend's Bluebonnet Trails Festival.

Mar 23, 2012

Calling All Pinball Wizards

Calling All Pinball Wizards

The Texas Pinball Festival hits the start button on Friday for a three-day game festival.

Mar 15, 2012

Head to 35 Denton This Weekend

Head to 35 Denton This Weekend

What you need to know before Denton's 2012 music fest.

Top Stories
Big-Rig Fire Closes NB I-35W in Fort Worth

Big-Rig Fire Closes NB I-35W in Fort Worth

A big-rig carrying 41,000 pounds of wine caught fire on Interstate 35W in Fort Worth Thursday morning, closing the highway.

DPD Checking Officer's Actions Before Chase, Shooting

DPD Checking Officer's Actions Before Chase, Shooting

Miesha Kilson says a Dallas police officer abandoned her as an argument with the father of her children turned violent on a roadway.

Dad Acquitted in Slaying of Driver Who Killed Sons

Dad Acquitted in Slaying of Driver Who Killed Sons

A jury has acquitted a southeast Texas man of murder in the fatal shooting of a drunken driver who had just caused an crash that killed the man's two sons.

Venomous Caterpillar Encounters on the Rise

Venomous Caterpillar Encounters on the Rise

At first glance, they may look harmless. But the fat, furry caterpillars known as puss, or asp, caterpillars commonly found in North Texas come with a warning: their fur is venomous.

Report: FBI Investigates Bank Hacks

Report: FBI Investigates Bank Hacks

Reports indicate that the FBI is investigating a series of hacker attacks on U.S. banks and websites.

Human Skull Donated to Thrift Store

Human Skull Donated to Thrift Store

Austin police say they're looking into who donated a human skull to a thrift store.