SAVE THE DATE
Saturday, August 3, 2019
University of North Texas
Union Building, Lyceum Theater
1155 Union Circle, Denton, TX 76201
Students receiving an Honorable Mention, Award of Merit, Award of Excellence, or Overall Award of Excellence will be presented with an award by Texas PTA President Sheri Doss. The ceremony will be held on Saturday, August 3 in the Lyceum Theater located in the UNT University Union Building in Denton.
Please respond by clicking on the link above no later than June 25, 2019, to let us know if you are available to join the celebration or if we should mail your award. Due to the large number of awarded students, we have divided the day by age and will hold multiple ceremonies throughout the afternoon. Each ceremony should last about an hour. Ceremony times are as follows:
Primary (pre-kindergarten - 2nd grade)
Ceremony will begin at 10:30 am.
Intermediate (3rd - 5th grade)
Ceremony will begin at 1:00 pm.
Middle and High School (6th - 12th grade)
Ceremony will begin at 3:30 pm.
From family-friendly hotels to extended stays, charming bed-and-breakfast inns, and even a ranch with buffalo, Denton’s choice of 2400 rooms offer just the right choice to make your stay comfortable and convenient. Click on the link above to check out your ideal accommodations, then book your stay online.
Parking and Driving Directions
UNT features multiple parking garages near the University Union Building, although some of them require payment through the Parkmobile App. To avoid this and have the option of paying with cash or credit card, park at the Highland Street Garage located at Ave A and Highland Street by the new Business Leadership Building:
Highland Street Garage
620 Central Ave, Denton TX, 76201
Hourly Rate: $2.00 (time/charge starts once a ticket is issued)
Daily Max $16.00
Lost Ticket $16.00
Family Friendly Nearby Attractions
UNT Sky Theater
The Sky Theater @ UNT is located in the Environmental Sciences Building on the University of North Texas campus in Denton. This unique 100 seat, 40-foot domed theater features the Digistar V projection system that can reproduce tonight's sky with digital precision. The planetarium presents a variety of entertaining and educational programs for the general public.
UNT Art Galleries
The University of North Texas Art Galleries support the educational mission of the university, enrich the aesthetic environment, and serve as a cultural resource for the public at large. With a focus on curatorial projects involving contemporary art, the Galleries inspire and empower student and community audiences through the viewing experience, foster students’ confidence in the public display of their artworks, and present and promote the artist’s voice.
Eat, drink, and be merry.
Denton is a mecca for fine, fast, and fun dining. Looking for a casual place to unwind with a few good friends and a great meal? Or, maybe you just want a fun, family-friendly spot with great food at good prices. From ice cream at an old-fashioned soda fountain to fine dining in elegant surroundings, you’ll find it here. With so many choices in exotic cuisine to local Texas favorites such as Mexican food and barbecue, Denton’s got you covered!
Denton Arts Walk of Fame
The Denton Arts Walk of Fame is one of the many exciting features on the recently renovated East Hickory Street. Denton is known for arts and music. The Arts Walk of Fame is the ultimate way to celebrate the talented artists who make Denton so uniquely original. Running along both sides of E. Hickory Street from Locust to Bell, this walk honors artists who have ties to Denton.
Denton Square Photo Scavenger Hunt
Search the square for the clues below, snapping pictures of each as you find them. Once your photoshoot is complete, stop by the Discover Denton Welcome Center to claim your prize!
Things to Do by Discover Denton
What better way to experience Denton than with home sourced, original events and festivals for kids of all ages and interests of all kinds. Looking for wassail in the winter or movies under the stars in the summer? Look no further than this awesome list of curated events! Discover Denton August 3rd Event Calendar