Austin may have SXSW, but before you head down to Hill Country, wander over to Denton next weekend for the 5th annual 35 Denton music and arts festival—featuring an eclectic mix of over 200 national touring artists and upcoming local talent. This year's fest will be larger than ever and features some popular headliners like, Sarah Jaffe performing with The Cannabinoids on Saturday at 6:00, Solange Knowles at 8:00, and Glasgow’s Indie-pop group, Camera Obscura, playing on Sunday at 7:00. Performances will be going on for 4-days on 2-main outdoor stages and in 12 other venues around town, most of which are open to all ages, except at Dan’s Silverleaf and J&J’s where you need to be over 18 to enter.
35 Denton—March 7-10, 2013
110 West Hickory St
Denton, TX 76201
Hours: Thurs–5 p.m. to 2 a.m.; Fri, Sat and Sun–12 noon to 2 a.m.
Price: $25.00 (Thurs); $35.00 (1-day pass Fri & Sat); $55.00 (4-day pass)
Location: Downtown Denton.
Festival grounds are in located between Mulberry, Industrial, Hickory and Locust streets. The rest of the venues are located all within walking distance of each other
Getting there: Denton is less than an hour’s drive from Dallas. Take the A-Train from Dallas to the Downtown Denton Transit Center and be right in the middle of everything without the worry of searching for a parking spot.
Staying there: Check out the beautiful Wildwood Inn boutique hotel where rooms start at $124.