Comfort Suites at UNT
1100 North I-35E
Denton, TX 76201
Phone: (940) 898-8510
Fax: (940) 898-8235
1100 North I-35E, Denton, TX, US, 76201
- Phone: (940) 898-8510
- Fax: (940) 898-8235
This 23,000 Army Corps of Engineers lake draws more than six milion visitors a year.
You'll fine 18th century English literature, Texas maps, books on local history, and books on the history of printing and illustration at this gallery. Major exhibitions are held here throughout the year. They are open Monday through Friday for research.
Previously known as Civic Center Park, Quakertown Park is situated close to Downtown Denton. This 32 acre (12.95 hectare) facility is a good place to spend the day with the family. On the premises you will find a playground, amphitheater, picnic tables, garden walks, swimming pool and more. This outdoor space is also the site for the annual Denton Arts and Jazz Festival. The Denton Blues Festival has also been held here.
Since 1997, this huge stadium with an oval track 1.5 miles in circumference and more than 150,000 seats in the Grandstand alone has provided racing lovers with all the thrills they could hope for. This is the second largest racing venue in the United States, behind the Indianapolis 500 Speedway. Events at Texas Motor Speedway include major NASCAR races, car shows and the Thursday Night Stampede, a weekly showcase of local racers. Speedway World offers souvenirs as well as tours of the speedway. The cafeteria is open on racing nights, and the onsite camping grounds can accommodate 6,000 people.
Their mission is to provide the North Texas community with the opportunity to experience rare and endangered exotic wildlife in a unique and personal setting. This 126-acre educational park offers field trips, private tours, open to the public Saturdays and rental for events large and small. A Safari Tram, bucket train rides & outdoor dining areas help make Sharkarosa Wildlife Ranch your next wild adventure. Open to the Public Days are every Saturday, March through November. All other events require an advanced reservation. At any one time it houses roughly 130 animals. Ongoing projects include new habitats, habitat expansions, building expansions and endangered and rare species breeding programs. They are a 501(c)(3) non profit facility, so all donations are tax deductible and go directly back into their programs and projects.
This fun-filled attraction is perfect for kids. Be part of the action with the 4D Cinema and marvel at the small landmarks in Miniland. Enjoy a wild ride on the Kingdom Quest. Of course, Legoland wouldn't be truly Legoland without legos and you'll find over two million Legos on site!
Lake Grapevine, an 8,000 acre recreational lake, is a center for boating, water-skiing, wind surfing and other aquatic activities. Lake Grapevine is also the perfect place for boating, fishing, camping and picnic facilities. With 146 miles of rolling shoreline and more than nine miles of wilderness trails, Lake Grapevine is one of the finest hike/bike destinations in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. Silver Lake Marina is located in a quiet cove on the north east side of beautiful Lake Grapevine. Surrounded by a peaceful shoreline and whispering trees and gently rolling hills, it is conveniently located between Dallas and Ft. Worth. Boaters from around the Metroplex make Silver Lake Marina their recreational boating destination.
Located in a historic farmhouse that was built in 1874, this award-winning boutique winery features a number of award-winning wines, as well as a variety of Texas wines. Cross Timbers specializes in Blush, Chardonnay, Merlot, and Cabernet Sauvignon. It is the location of the annual New Vintage Wine Trail Festival held each April.
Su Vino is an award winning winery with a twist, not only have they won over 25 medals for their wines, but they were the first custom winery located in Texas and in the Southwest. Su Vino means
Grapevine Botanical Gardens is nestled in the Heritage Park and opened its doors in 2000. This lovely green enclosure features walking trails, a garden court, gazebo, performance stage, sitting areas, landscaped gardens with waterfalls and bridges, a fish pond and a butterfly sanctuary. It also has an educational pavilion on its east side. The beautiful blooms and lush trees add to the tranquility of this place.
The oldest continually operating winery in the area, Homestead Vineyards & Winery's "rich, full-bodied flavor and award winning assortment of wines" are made from grapes grown at the original facility at the family farm in Ivanhoe, Texas and from other various growers. Its tasting room can be found in a 1890s Victorian cottage. Besides a location in Ivanhoe, Homestead Winery may also be found in Denison.