Quad Cities Hosts inaugural Día de los Muertos Parade

Día de los Muertos is a traditional Mexican holiday that varies in length of celebration but is customarily observed on November 1 and 2.  Día de los Muertos is a time to honor loved ones who have passed by visiting and elaborately decorating gravesites; creating...

Autumn at the Dallas Arboretum

For the 17th year in Dallas, Autumn at the Arboretum: A Fall Fairy Tale highlights the nationally acclaimed Pumpkin Village featuring pumpkin houses and creative displays. The extravaganza features more than 100,000 pumpkins, gourds and squash. This year’s fall...
Taking the kids to a fall festival

Taking the kids to a fall festival

By Eileen Ogintz Tribune Content Agency Trailing sheep, mating elk, or maybe tarantulas? They are the subjects of popular fall festivals, along with apples, pumpkins, cranberries, brats and beer, pirates, starry skies and even covered bridges. Fall festivals are back...
22 Fabulous Fall Getaways for 2022

22 Fabulous Fall Getaways for 2022

After such a busy summer, why plan a fall trip? For a lot of great reasons! Perhaps this is your first trip with a baby or toddler, since they are now eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine. (Tip: Invite the grandparents so you can sleep.) Perhaps you are celebrating being...