This exquisite estate in Twin Creeks is a rare find. Situated on a large corner lot, the home features designer lighting, an incredible master suite, a storm cellar and craft room. Other amenities include a porte cochere, sports court, guest house and a three-car garage. The resort-style backyard is perfect for entertaining with a pool, spa, outdoor kitchen, fireplace and lush landscaping. Watch the video below to learn more about why we love this listing.
Celebrate the fall season and pay homage to the goodness of the harvest, Dia de los Muertos, and all things Halloween at a Day of the Dead Festival on Saturday, Oct. 28. This free, family-friendly event in Denton offers trick-or-treating, a pumpkin patch, games, local food and art, and activities for all ages including a salsa cook-off, street performers, coffin races, and a lantern-lit parade. The festival starts at 11 a.m. and offers events all day.
Put on your best ’80s and ’90s workout costume and head to this 45-minute, glow-inspired yoga class on Saturday, Oct. 28 from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Hosted by the Arlington Yoga Center and taking place at the legal Draft Beer Co., enjoy an afternoon of stretching and fun music, followed by a pint of beer. Admission is $15. Halloween Nights at the Dallas Zoo
Head to the Dallas Zoo each night until Oct. 29 to enjoy a family friendly Halloween event in a “wild” setting. Children can dress up in costume and trick-or-treat at stations situated throughout the zoo. You’ll also find bounce houses, games, frequent animal encounters, food trucks, a beer garden, and more. Admission is $10 and includes six candy coupons; parking is $7.
Get into the spirit and head to the Allen Community Ice Rink on Saturday, Oct. 28 for a Halloween-themed skate event. From 11:45 a.m. to 1:45 p.m., skate your heart out and enjoy candy, raffles, and more. If you wear your Halloween costume, you receive a free skate rental, or you can pay a $5 entry fee plus $3 to rent skates. All donations will benefit the Allen Community Outreach Program.
Let your pup strut his or her stuff during a mini parade and costume contest at the first-ever Howl-O-Ween Pup Social in Watauga. Head over to Chef Point Cafe and enjoy live music, local rescue organizations, and pet-focused local businesses. Your pooch can enjoy “doggie beer” and a selection off of the doggie menu, while you can enjoy a refreshing Halloween cocktail or draft beer. Admission is free.
Head to Wild Detectives in Oak Cliff on Saturday, Oct. 28, for the highly anticipated return of Poe in the ‘Hood. This fun, scary literary event features the works of Edgar Allen Poe told by storytellers while guests enjoy food and drinks.
It’s the time of the year when zombies and ghouls take over Six Flags Over Texas. Taking place until Oct. 31, enjoy thrills and activities for the whole family throughout the park during the day, and extra frightening events at night, including haunted houses and scare zones. Tickets range from $61.99 to $86.99.
Enjoy a twist on traditional trick-or-treating with “sticker treating.” Wear costumes and discover the spooky side of nature while exploring the gardens and collecting stickers along the way. This event takes place all day Saturday, Oct. 28, and Sunday, Oct. 29, at the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden.
Deep Ellum’s Quixotic World Magical Event Space is hosting a Stranger Things-themed Halloween party tonight from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. This 21+ event features a photo booth, a gourmet waffle bar, a costume contest, and a midnight showing of the recently released season of popular television show, “Stranger Things.”
Frisco Square will host its seventh-annual Halloween event on Sunday, Oct. 29, from 1 to 4 p.m. Presented by the Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, this family and pet-friendly event presents children under 12 the opportunity to wear their best costumes and trick or treat at popular restaurants, shops, and businesses in Frisco Square. Enjoy a petting zoo, face painters, balloon artists, horse-drawn wagon rides, a pooch parade/costume contest, and a dog adoption event. Admission is free.
Happy Friday all! This week’s Fresh Listing Friday is a sophisticated Craftsman home situated in the Hamilton Hills community of Allen. 1300 Lincoln Court offers vaulted beamed ceilings, elaborate windows, and craftsman built-ins. Take a virtual tour below and see the white brick fireplace, sliding barn doors, and all the other exquisite details this residence has to offer!
• Priced at $1,240,000
• 4,699 square feet: 4 bedrooms, 4.1 baths
• Island kitchen with black leathered granite countertop, farmhouse sink, pot filler, and custom cabinetry
• Master suite with sitting area, spa-like bath, separate vanities, walk-in closet, and spacious shower
• Private first-floor guest suite with vaulted ceilings and a work area
• Backyard with a pool, spa, fire pit, outdoor kitchen, and pergola-covered patio
It’s Friday and it’s a three-day weekend (happy birthday, America)! This week’s Fresh Listing Friday is situated in Allen’s Suncreek neighborhood and is served by the Plano Independent School District. The exceptional property at 1508 Arizona Drive offers an abundance of well-appointed space in an ideal community.
• Traditional beauty on greenbelt lot, priced at $785,000
• 5,998 square feet: 4 bedrooms, 5 baths
• Hardwood flooring, plantation shutters, stainless-steel appliances
• Outdoor living area, pool, spa, walk-out basement
Formal Dining Area
Outdoor Living Area/Covered Patio
Gazebo w/ Fireplace
To view this listing, contact Tyler Barrentine at 469-223-1813 or Tyler@Ebby.com.