Welcome To Texas: National Videogame MuseumThe National Videogame Museum in Frisco takes you through the history of the industry. And while it is a learning experience, the creators said that visitors should come ready to play.
Welcome To Texas: Dough Boy DonutsFood trucks are all the rage, and one of the tastiest in town is Dough Boy Donuts. "We are the only donut food truck in the Metroplex," explained Melvin Roberson, who runs Dough Boy Donuts.
Welcome To Texas: Pecan LodgeBefore the doors open at Pecan Lodge in Deep Ellum, a group of people are often gathered outside just waiting to get in. That is a sign that a legend has been born in the barbecue world.
Welcome To Texas: Sixth Floor MuseumPeople still flock to the site at Dealey Plaza and to the Sixth Floor Museum to learn more about the moments that changed the course of American history.
Welcome To Texas: Catfish PlantationAnyone who's ever tried to run a restaurant will tell you it's not an easy job -- but imagine trying to operate one that's haunted! The Landis family, who own the Catfish Plantation Restaurant in Waxahachie, knows a thing or two about that.
Welcome To Texas: Highland Park Soda FountainAt the corner of Travis Street and Knox Street in Dallas, you can walk into the Highland Park Soda Fountain, and it's like stepping back in time. "It's a piece of history and people absolutely love it," said owner Gretchen Minyard Williams.
Welcome To Texas: Texas Motor SpeedwayEverything's bigger in Texas. It's a popular saying that holds true for a lot of things, including our sports facilities. And there are none bigger than the Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth.
Welcome To Texas: Reunion TowerAlmost 40 years old now, Reunion Tower is just as popular as ever, especially with those looking to get engaged.
Welcome To Texas: Kitchen LTOThings are heating up at Kitchen LTO in Dallas, because it's competition time. "We rotate a new chef and artist and they get to take the reins for six months," said Casie Caldwell, owner of Kitchen LTO.
Welcome To Texas: ICE! At The Gaylord TexanBefore the holidays are officially over, you may want to bundle up and head to the Gaylord Texan Resort for a real taste of winter in the last days of the Gaylord’s annual Lone Star Christmas event.
Welcome To Texas: The Cowboy Santas ProgramIt's the season of giving and there is a group in Fort Worth that does that as well as anyone. In our Welcome to Texas report, we highlight the Cowboy Santas Program that thanks to you is a non-profit that gets bigger and better ever every year.
Welcome To Texas: Interlochen Christmas Display Comes To LifeFor almost 40 years, the Christmas light displays in Arlington’s Interlochen neighborhood have drawn families by the carload -- and often by the busload -- from hundreds of miles around.
Welcome To Texas: Grapevine, The Christmas CapitalIf you are hoping to find the Christmas spirit this year, look no further than Grapevine. We visited recently and found out there is a reason it's the "Christmas Capital of Texas."
Welcome To Texas: Angelo's BBQ In Fort WorthIt may not look like much from the outside, but Angelo's on Fort Worth's west side has become legendary for what it makes on the inside -- hickory-smoked meats, and a lot of them.
Welcome To Texas: Norma's CafeA lot of restaurants, diners and cafes serve chicken fried steak, but one local cafe has taken it to a whole new level. To find out the story behind 'Chicken Fried Steak Day,' we head to Oak Cliff and a Texas original -- Norma's Cafe.