DMSA Blog

Always something happening in Downtown

This month means a spring break is in store for a lot of Texans and you might be searching for a place to land for a day to two to enjoy the season. If you are looking for something distinctly different, Denton is the place to find it. Whether it’s experiencing Denton’s music, shopping for a unique expression of the local culture, or trying the local favorite cuisine, you can find it in downtown Denton. Our galleries and museums also have interesting and educational exhibits, so stop in the Denton County Historical Park, the Denton County Courthouse-on-the-Square Museum, Denton...


Spring into downtown Denton for the fun shopping and entertainment

It’s a great time to be outdoors in north Texas and historic downtown Denton offers the perfect activities for taking it all in this spring.  The downtown merchants of the Denton Main Street Association (DMSA) invite you to enjoy shopping, dining, and a fashion show during the Spring Open House weekend May 5th and 6th.  Many shops will be open extended hours and will be offering specials to their clients, such as refreshments, discounts, and drawings for prizes.  

DMSA will also host a fashion show at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, May 5th, on the Denton County Courthouse-on-the-Square...


Summer Fun Kicks Off in Downtown Denton

Summer Fun Kicks Off in Downtown Denton

Downtown Denton is bursting with activity starting this weekend and throughout the month of July.  It’s shopping, dining, entertainment, and good old fashioned celebrations to take you back to summers long gone. 

Downtown Denton is not only a destination for shopping, dining, and entertainment. It’s a nostalgic place for family, friends and neighbors to gather for one of America’s most beloved traditions and holidays - Independence Day!  This 4th of...


Our Downtown is Award-Winning

Downtown Denton has won numerous awards in its 22 years as a Main Street City, including the prestigious Great American Main Street Award. Our most recent recognition was this week when Denton was named 3rd on the list of "America's Greatest Main Streets" by Travel and Leisure Magazine. See this link for more: http://www.travelandleisure.com/articles/americas-greatest-main-streets/4

What makes downtown Denton such a great American Main Street?  It is the people.  Through the years countless merchants, community leaders,...