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  • The Real. Texas. BBQ Fest.
    In between two massive thunderstorms, 32 teams slow roasted beans, pork, chicken and brisket for the chance to win the Taste of Mesquite BBQ Competition hosted by the Lone Star Society at the Real. Texas. Festival. The winner received a $500 Grand Champion title. Read more on City of Ate....
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  • Night Moves: Three Clubs in Three Hours
    Our photographers Ray and Peter Lek experienced the following activities on Saturday night: * The Windmill on Maple for DJs Woody Rosen & Richard Thomas' soulful house. * The Fallout Lounge for DJ Big J for everything from R&B to '90s classics. * The Lizard Lounge for Morgan Page...
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  • Oyster Eating Contest at Fish City Grill
    Teams of four competed for a free trip to New Orleans in Fish City Grill's oyster eating contest on Saturday, April 24. The Preston Royal Oyster Pigs squeaked by on a 7-oyster victory over the White Rock Lake Foundation -- but a team from sister restaurant Half Shells ate 95 oysters at the...
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  • Dierks Bentley's Miles & Music
    At 3 PM on Sunday, Dierks Bentley and a crew of about 200 bikers pulled into Billy Bob's in Fort Worth. Dierks, and a staggering lineup that was (as promised) Brandon Rhyder, Kristen Kelly, Roger Creager, Eli Young Band, Jack Ingram, and Stoney LaRue, continued his nationwide tour that benefits...
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  • Dancin' Grannies and Saxomophones: Denton Arts & Jazz Fest
    This weekend in Denton's Quakertown Park was the annual Arts & Jazz Festival. A free (and litter-free) range jazz-a-thon that featured headliners Chick Corea, Jimmie Vaughn and Brave Combo. Before that, however, a few dancing Grannies (the Syncopated Ladies) decided to kick their heels. And on...
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  • Nerds Make Cool Robots at VEX Robotics Championship
    The VEX Robotics World Championships began yesterday at the Dallas Convention Center. Hundreds of teams of high school students have come together this weekend from all over the world. Teams were given the challenge of producing a robot that could throw balls, points were awarded to robots...
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  • How to Make Flash Cured Yellowtail-Albacore
    As Demonstrated by Chef Marcos Rodriguez of Bolla. Read the recipe for flash-cured yellowtail albacore with a noodle salad and sriracha foam as reported by Sarah Johnson in eye-popping detail on City of Ate.
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  • Yann Tiersen and Sleep Whale at The Granada
    Hey who the hell is Yann Tiersen? Oh, well, he wrote that Amelie soundtrack as Doug Davis wrote about in the ol' music section. You already know Sleep Whale, and if you don't, you're not very Denton-savvy. Oh, what's that you say? Doug Burr was also there? Well that makes for quite a show at...
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  • Local Natives at Sons of Hermann Hall
    French Kiss's Local Natives beat the volcanic ash by playing a sold out show last night at Sons of Hermann Hall. Brooklyn's Suckers opened, and our photographer Mattie Stafford was there. Read more on DC9 at Night.
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  • Earth Day at UNT: The Artist's Version
    Students at The University of North Texas, Denton are exhibiting installation pieces for “eARTh Day: A Celebration of Environmental Music, Writing, Art and Film.” Work addresses themes such the plight of earthquake-ravaged Haitians in limbo, recycling and sustainability. The exhibition wi...
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  • Dish Extra: Arcodoro & Pomodoro Goes Fancy
    As Jesse Hughey pointed out in our new issue, even the parsley at Arcodoro & Pomodoro is reason for excitement. Check out more photos of the exquisite leafiness by Sara Kerens in this week's Dish Extra.
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  • Beach House at the Granada
    Fresh off a Teen Dream, Beach House plus Washed Out flooded the Granada with the sounds of the cosmos last night. Read more on DC9. Photos by Mattie Stafford.
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