Did you know you can hang out with otters and snorkel with stingrays in DFW? But that's just the beginning. Eat See Play's Taryn Jones heads to SeaQuest Fort Worth where you can get hands on with animals above and below water.
Bouncing Around Bishop ArtsSnack, sip and shop your way around the Bishop Arts District. Located in the heart of North Oak Cliff, and is packed with restaurants, bars, boutiques, and galleries. There's so much to see in do making it one of Dallas' most unique neighborhoods.
A Bar with a Twist at Flea StyleIf you love unique then you have to check out Flea Style. A cozy shop with locations in Frisco, Deep Ellum, and coming soon to Forth Worth. Owner Brittany Cobb created a space for curated vintage and handmade goods. Shop the adorable market then sit and relax and Heirloom Haul, their restaurant located right inside! My favorite part of the shop? The Bar. Not that kind of bar- it's a hat bar. Buy one of their exclusive Stetson hats or bring one of your own to be customized by you. Come up with your own individual look or get help from their expert stylists.
EAT SEE PLAY: Local Pick Me UpsTaryn Jones jumps in a Cadillac for a caffeine quest in this episode of Eat See Play.
Eat See Play: Hometown TouristReady to get outside? Taryn Jones plays hometown tourist in downtown Dallas.
Delicious Dallas DessertsAfter this year, everyone deserves a treat. Taryn Jones hits the Dallas streets on the hunt for amazing sweets. Cookie? Cake? Pie? Ice Cream? Which is the best dessert? Tag us in a photo of your favorite! @eastseeplaydfw
Praising the love of BBQ at Meat ChurchOne Waxahachie storefront is your one-stop-shop for all your grilling needs. From apparel to classes Meat Church has it all but the real star of the show is their incredible rubs. Owner Matt Pittman explains how he accidentally created his booming business for a tv show and gives ESP's Taryn Jones a taste tour of his seasonings.
EAT SEE PLAY TACO TOURWe couldn't choose just one taco place, so we hit four. ESP's Taryn Jones takes you on a Dallas taco tour.
Street Art Scavenger HuntLooking for some outdoor fun? Then join Taryn Jones as she jumps into a Cadillac XT6 to find amazing masterpieces across the Metroplex. Check out the places we hit or explore your own. Don't forget to tag @eatseeplaydfw in your photos for a chance to be featured in our gallery.
Support Local DFW Shops and have a Safe SummerIt's time to rally around our own. This summer lets all try and support DFW businesses as much as we can.
EAT SEE PLAY: Order In and Support Local Spots!We can't wait to get back out there and explore the metroplex but in the meantime, let's support our local favorites by ordering pick up or delivery. We're all in this together and every little bit helps.
Full Bellies and Full Hearts at Patriot Sandwich CompanyAt Patriot Sandwich Company you can share a meal, share a story, and take in some history. The military-themed deli is covered in memorabilia. When it comes to honoring veterans they don't stop there... A part of every purchase made also goes to a veteran in need.
Step Right Up to Lone Star Circus SchoolIf you're a big top beginner or a full on Ringmaster, they have something for everyone at Lone Star Circus School. Taryn Jones learns how to soar on aerial silks. Will she run away to join the circus?
Sweet Treat Lessons at Funkytown DonutsEAT MORE "HOLE" FOODS: Funkytown Donuts dishes out sweet treats with a twist! They carefully pair flavors to make mouth watering pastries and they're constantly rolling out new flavors. Eat See Plays Taryn Jones, gets a crash course in donut making 101. Her first lesson: when in doubt, just add sprinkles.
La La Land Kind Cafe Serves with PurposeMore than just latte's and avocado toast. Taryn Jones visits La La Land Kind Cafe where they're serving with purpose by hiring and mentoring foster youth aging out of the system.
Eat "Sleep" and Play at The StatlerYou don't have to go far to get away this summer. Taryn Jones finds out why staying at The Statler Hotel is like taking a trip back in time.
Up Close Encounters at SeaQuest Fort WorthDid you know you can hang out with otters and snorkel with stingrays in DFW? But that's just the beginning. Eat See Play's Taryn Jones heads to SeaQuest Fort Worth where you can get hands on with animals above and below water.
Some of the Hottest Chefs in Texas Open Up Shop in The District at Willow BendShopping? Well that's just the beginning because The Shops at Willow Bend have been reimagined. Some of the best chefs in Texas have taken up residence at the new District at Willow Bend. Tag along as Eat See Play's Taryn Jones tastes her way through this dining destination.
Out of This World Art at the Sweet Tooth HotelDon't let the name fool you- The Sweet Tooth Hotel is not what it seems. Taryn Jones turns into a space cadet at an art installation that you can see, touch, and snap!
The Coals Are Always Burning at Hard Eight BBQLooking for real Texas barbecue? Just follow the smoke to Hard Eight BBQ. Taryn Jones goes inside the pits to see the masters in action, tastes tests amazing meat, plus finds out why you might want to save room for dessert.
Burn Rubber at Kartland Performance Indoor RacingIt's ok to speed at Kartland Performance Indoor Racing in Frisco. Taryn Jones jumps behind the wheel and puts the pedal to the metal. Find out how well she did when she took on the track.
No Need to be "Baaa-shful" at Goat Yoga RichardsonGoats and yoga? We aren't kidding! Get ready to stretch, sweat, and giggle- during this workout with a twist! Eat See Play's Taryn Jones shares her mat with some four legged friends at Goat Yoga Richardson.
Sweet Dream Inspiration at IKEA FriscoCreate your own personal sanctuary at IKEA Frisco. Their brand new bedroom department will inspire sweet dreams and their bedroom experts can help bring it to life. Plus it's the only store in the US with a design center that offers professional design services. But that's not all... Interior Designer Evelina created a dream apartment for our Taryn Jones, with a twist!
Taste Your Way Through the Unique Flavors at Grapevine Olive Oil CompanyDon’t let the size of this small shop fool you because it’s big on taste. At Grapevine Olive Oil Company, they’re infusing high quality oil and vinegars with almost any flavor you can imagine. The best part? You don’t have to be afraid to go bold because they’ll let you try before you but. Eat See Play’s Taryn Jones got her sample cup ready and headed to Historic Downtown Grapevine in the Cadillac CTS-V Sport, to taste her way through the store. Wait until you see her reaction to the chocolate vinegar… even better? When she finds out what they make with it.
Get the Kitchen of Your Dreams at IKEA FriscoIKEA Frisco is shaking up the big blue box. Their Design Center is the first one in the U.S. and offers professional design services for customers and businesses. A new kitchen can seem overwhelming but the kitchen experts at IKEA Frisco are ready to help. Designer Evelina, took our Taryn Jones for a spin around the store to find out just how easy it is to get a dream kitchen with any size space or budget.