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 20, 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
Man Shot in SUV With Child Inside, Drives for Help

Man Shot in SUV With Child Inside, Drives for Help

Dallas police say a man drove to a fire station for help after being shot in his SUV with his child inside following an argument with a person in a nearby vehicle.

Man, 24, Found Fatally Shot at Crowley Home: Police

Man, 24, Found Fatally Shot at Crowley Home: Police

Crowley police say they are searching for a person of interest connected to the fatal shooting of a 24-year-old man at a home.

600 New Texas Laws Go Into Effect Tuesday

600 New Texas Laws Go Into Effect Tuesday

More than 600 bills become law on Sept. 1, including those ranging from drones and guns at airports to Advanced Placement scores and money for police body cameras.

Fort Worth Boy Sentenced for Beating Dog to Death

Fort Worth Boy Sentenced for Beating Dog to Death

The 11-year-old Fort Worth boy who pleaded guilty to beating his neighbor's dog to death was sentenced in a Tarrant County court Monday.

Pope to Allow Priests to Forgive Abortion During Holy Year

Pope to Allow Priests to Forgive Abortion During Holy Year

Pope Francis will allow priests to absolve women who have had abortions if they seek forgiveness during the Roman Catholic Church's upcoming Holy Year, the Vatican announced Tuesday, NBC News reported.

Teens Accused of Killing Man, Shooting Schoolmate in Face

Teens Accused of Killing Man, Shooting Schoolmate in Face

One person is dead and another is injured after a double shooting Saturday afternoon in southwest Irving.