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.

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Top Stories
Senior Fatally Stabs Girlfriend After Wheelchair Fight

Senior Fatally Stabs Girlfriend After Wheelchair Fight

Dallas homicide detectives say a woman was killed by her boyfriend after a fight over the man's electric wheelchair.

U.S. 287 Reopens After Cattle Trailer Crash

U.S. 287 Reopens After Cattle Trailer Crash

A crash involving an overturned cattle truck and trailer shut down a freeway interchange ramp in Fort Worth Wednesday morning.

Explosion in Backyard of Watauga House

Explosion in Backyard of Watauga House

Watauga fire investigators said an explosion in a storage building behind a residence was caused by a compressed gas cylinder that caught fire.

Autistic DISD Student Wanders 10 Miles Away From School

Autistic DISD Student Wanders 10 Miles Away From School

The DISD is investigating after a 15-year-old autistic boy was allowed to wander off campus — only to be found after he walked 10 miles.

Suspicious Package in Irving Was Fake Bomb

Suspicious Package in Irving Was Fake Bomb

Irving police are on the scene of a suspicious package outside the corporate headquarters of Michaels on Ben Branch Drive.

Friends and Family Remember Teen Killed in Crash

Friends and Family Remember Teen Killed in Crash

A memorial service was held Wednesday night for 13-year-old Ethan Vasquez. The teen was killed on April 15 when a minivan slammed into the car his mother, Sandy Vasquez, was driving.