Welcome to UNT 101, a weekly series to prepare you to hit the ground running for your new life at UNT. We’ve interviewed Eagle Ambassadors (read: UNT aficionados) about everything from the best places to study to the best music venues in town. Let their answers be your guide to joining the Mean Green family.
No matter where you are in Denton, odds are you’re never too far from some live music. Whether you’re listening to a concert, an intimate show or a street performance, there are plenty of places in “lil’ D” to take in some tunes:
With roots based in Denton, this multi-day music and art festivals was named Best Fest by the Dallas Observer Music Awards in 2015 and 2016 before making the move to Dallas last year. Previous lineups have featured performances by the likes of Andrew WK, Erykah Badu, 21 Savage and UNT alumna Norah Jones.