While communities across the United States celebrate Independence Day with fireworks, one of the country’s most lauded and most unique celebrations is in Addison, Texas each year on July 3. Even though Addison (at only 4.4 square miles) is home to fewer than 16,000 residents, every July 3rd a half-million guests from across the nation […]
We are so excited that Big D BBQ Battle is back for the second year in a row! Don’t miss out on a chance to taste plenty of BBQ on June 9 from 5pm-9pm in Addison Circle Park. Big D BBQ Battle cook-off competition brings the best brisket, chicken, pork ribs, pork shoulder, and pinto […]
Taste Addison returns with a weekend full of great food, live music and tons of family fun. A three-day menu of fun, May 18 – 20, the festival pairs bites from dozens of the town’s favorite eateries with great music at Addison Circle Park. On Friday, May 18, hear Southern sounds by Whiskey Myers followed […]
Expect some road closures and alternate entrances around Addison Circle on Saturday, April 14 during Walk MS. Road closures will begin at 6am and re-open by 11am. Get a full list of closures/alternate routes here.
A legendary Texas destination for food, fun and everything in between, the Town of Addison is gearing up for its 2018 special events. Addison hosts more than 700,000 guests annually at over 100 popular events, including concerts, theatrical shows, salsa festivals, and more. Today, the Town announced its signature festivals for 2018 including the ever-popular […]
The Hotcake Hustle is the warmest, coziest, most wonderful winter race on the calendar! Taking place at the gorgeous Addison Conference Centre, runners will enjoy indoor registration, bathrooms, sponsor exhibits, awards, and most importantly… pancakes! The course itself will feature a 5K and 10K course that shows off the Addison Bridge, airfields, and Addison Circle. Register […]
When millions of sparkling LED lights are wrapped around more than 550 trees, Vitruvian Park is transformed into the Magical Holiday Wonderland; Vitruvian Lights through Monday, January 1, 2018. Plan to make Vitruvian Lights a part of your holiday tradition this season! Free parking available onsite at Vitruvian Park.
WaterTower Theatre presents Pride and Prejudice from October 13 through November 5 in the Canterbury Family Main Stage at the Addison Theatre Centre. Individual tickets are on sale now online or you can call the WaterTower Theatre Box Office at 972.450.6232.
“Titus Andronicus” is believed to be Shakespeare’s first tragedy and often marked as one of his most violent works. The story is of Titus, a general in the Roman army, who is engaged in a cycle of revenge with Tamora, Queen of the Goths. Executive Director Raphael Parry will play the role of Titus. Shakespeare […]
On September 14 -17, nearly 50,000 people came to Addison to celebrate the 30th anniversary of Addison Oktoberfest. The festivities kicked off Thursday night with the first-ever Opening Ceremonies Parade, which was a big hit for event attendees. Staff is in the process of evaluating the total impact of the event, but media outlets like USA Today continue […]