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
Mother of 3 Dead as Driver Fleeing Wreck Crashes

Mother of 3 Dead as Driver Fleeing Wreck Crashes

One person was killed and seven others were injured Tuesday after a driver crashed a truck into a store in Fort Worth while fleeing the scene of a hit-and-run crash, police say.

Customers Say Carpet Seller Took Cash and Dashed

Customers Say Carpet Seller Took Cash and Dashed

Customers of a carpet seller complain he took their money and never installed their carpet. The seller is now facing a warrant for his arrest and a civil judgment.

Authorities Investigate Fatal Shooting in Joshua

Authorities Investigate Fatal Shooting in Joshua

Johnson County authorities say the fatal shooting they're investigating is the first homicide in Joshua in more than a year.

UTA Police Investigate Fondling, Indecent Exposure

UTA Police Investigate Fondling, Indecent Exposure

Police at the University of Texas at Arlington are investigating two cases of forcible fondling and indecent exposure Tuesday afternoon possibly initiated by the same man.

Cop's Degrading Tirade Against Uber Driver Probed

Cop's Degrading Tirade Against Uber Driver Probed

The NYPD says its Internal Affairs Bureau is investigating a video that appears to show a police officer verbally abusing an Uber driver in an at-times xenophobic roadside tirade in the West Village Monday.

Univ. Breaks Silence on McConaughey Fee

Univ. Breaks Silence on McConaughey Fee

A Texas university that booked Matthew McConaughey as its May commencement speaker has broken the silence on the Texas-born actor's speaking fee.