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

Jan 13, 2012

Worth the Drive: McGehee's Restaurant in Marietta, Okla.

Worth the Drive: McGehee's Restaurant in Marietta, Okla.

Looking for a quick weekend getaway? Check out McGehee's Catfish Restaurant in Marietta, Okla.

Jan 6, 2012

Who Knew a Baby Rhino Could Be This Cute?

Who Knew a Baby Rhino Could Be This Cute?

Seeing some new animal babies is worth the drive.

Jan 4, 2012

Worth the Drive: Speed or Spend, Float or Plant

Worth the Drive: Speed or Spend, Float or Plant

You can fulfill your need for speed or your need to spend this weekend.

Jan 4, 2012

Don't Leave This Weekend!

Don't Leave This Weekend!

We call the series Worth The Drive, but you really shouldn't drive far to have an awesome time this weekend.

Jan 4, 2012

Worth The Drive: Grapevine Wine Tour

Worth The Drive: Grapevine Wine Tour

While any one of the local Grapevine wineries might make a nice weekend outing, we've got a better idea: tour three.

Jan 4, 2012

Fall Festivals, Balloons and Oktoberfest

Fall Festivals, Balloons and Oktoberfest

Between balloon glows, steins of beer and pumpkins - there are loads of things to do around N. Texas.

Jan 4, 2012

Worth The Drive: Grapefest

Worth The Drive: Grapefest

For the last 25 years, the Main Street area of Grapevine has taken one weekend to stomp grapes and sample the best Texas wines. This is that weekend.

Jan 4, 2012

49th National Championship Indian Pow Wow

49th National Championship Indian Pow Wow

The 49th National Championship Indian Wow is worth a drive to Traders Village in Grand Prairie this weekend.

Jan 4, 2012

Hotter Than Hell Margarita Meltdown

Hotter Than Hell Margarita Meltdown

Drive to Bishop Arts for the Hotter Than Hell Margarita Meltdown but take a cab home.

Jan 4, 2012

Chocolate! Chocolate!

Chocolate! Chocolate!

Addison will offer a sweet excuse to indulge over the weekend.

Top Stories
NWS Identifies 4 Tornadoes So Far

NWS Identifies 4 Tornadoes So Far

A severe storm system moving across North Texas late Sunday and early Monday has produced numerous damaging tornadoes, according to early reports from the National Weather Service.

Dozens of Students Hurt in Crowley ISD Bus Crash

Dozens of Students Hurt in Crowley ISD Bus Crash

Nearly three dozen students were injured when two buses from the Crowley Independent School District collided Monday afternoon in southwest Fort Worth.

Josh Hamilton Returns to the Texas Rangers

Josh Hamilton Returns to the Texas Rangers

Beleaguered/All-Star outfielder Josh Hamilton is returning to Arlington in a trade with the Angels.

Lavon Lake Fills to Conservation Level on Recent Rains

Lavon Lake Fills to Conservation Level on Recent Rains

For the first time in five years water is being released from Lavon Lake.

7 Officers Hurt in Baltimore Riot Near Freddie Gray Funeral

7 Officers Hurt in Baltimore Riot Near Freddie Gray Funeral

Seven police officers have been injured in clashes in northwest Baltimore after protesters threw rocks, bricks and bottles at the officers on Monday. Earlier in the day, thousands gathered for the funeral...

Corps OKs Dallas' Dream for a Trinity River Park

Corps OKs Dallas' Dream for a Trinity River Park

After years of scrutiny, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has given Dallas officials the go-ahead on their decades-long plan to put a park, lakes and toll road in the Trinity River floodplain.