Our Great City
Vetro Glassblowing Studio and Gallery, located in historic downtown Grapevine, is getting “fired up” for fall with its hand-blown glass pumpkin workshops. These unique, one-of-a-kind pumpkins have become a Halloween tradition and fun for the entire family. Join Vetro in its new and improved studio, including a new electric furnace, to create your own glass-blown pumpkin in October:
- Saturday, October 4 – 1:00pm to 4:00pm
- Friday, October 10 – 2:00pm to 6:00pm
- Saturday, October 11 – 10:00am to 6:00pm
- Friday, October 17 – 2:00pm to 6:00pm
- Saturday, October 18 – 10:00am to 6:00pm
Register for a worthy fundraiser, "Golf for Courageous Cody" to benefit JDRF (Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation) on October 26, 2014.
JDRF is the leading global organization focused on T1D (type 1 diabetes) research. Their goal is to improve the lives of every person affected by T1D by accelerating progress on the most promising opportunities for curing, better treating, and preventing the disease. 7-year old Cody was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes two summers ago, and it has become the family's mission to do all they can to raise awareness for a cure for those living with diabetes.
Join Frost Bank at the Dragon Homecoming Game on Friday, Sept. 26th! Frost wants to treat you and your family to some ice cream before the game!
Look for the Texas Ice Cream Truck in the Dragon Stadium parking anytime between 5pm - 7pm and enjoy some ice cream!
The fun begins on Thursday when the annual Carroll Dragon Homecoming Carnival, Parade and Pep Rally returns to Southlake Town Square. The event is fundraiser, hosted by the Carroll Senior High School Student Council and this year’s theme is “Lights, Camera, Dragons”.
Summer Santa, an all-volunteer charity celebrates 18 years of making children smile in Northeast Tarrant with its summer programs for at risk children. The success story of Summer Santa can be attributed to many hardworking volunteers and generous supporters, corporate and individual, that have helped raised $1,000,000 for over 40,000 children to smile Programs sponsored by Summer Santa are: camp scholarships/Wilson care unit field trips, sport scholarships, free physicals, new clothing for school, toys for birthdays books, and school supplies. The success story continues as Summer Santa presents the forth “Tribute to Love, Peace, & Music”/Woodstock Style event in honor of the children in Northeast Tarrant County.