Southlake has had quite the summer so far. Between Father’s Day, the 4th of July, and the Miss Texas pageants, there’s been a lot to love about the month of June. Here are some of Southlake readers’ favorite stories from the past month.
1. 10 fun facts about Lego
Also placing among our top-performing stories of May, the March listicle climbed the rankings to become readers’ favorite story last month. With over 1,800 page views, readers loved learning lesser-known facts about the famous toy company, like how more than 36,000 Lego bricks are molded every minute or that Lego is technically the world’s largest tire manufacturer in China. rubber.
2. J-Belle Kimbrell named Miss Texas Outstanding Teenager
The exceptional Miss Southlake teenager won another big title last month. After competing in the Miss Texas pageant, J-Belle Kimbrell was named Miss Texas’ Outstanding Teen and won $7,500 in scholarships. J-Belle also won the Evening Wear Overall Stage Question and Overall Talent for her rendition of “The Wizard And I” from “Wicked.”
3. Southlake hosts Stars and Stripes 2022
Southlake was looking forward to Stars and Stripes this year. On Sunday, July 3, the city held the annual Patriotic Festival with musical performances, snacks and treats from local vendors, and the most colorful fireworks it could muster. Visit StarsAndStripes.com to stay up to date on next year’s event.
4. 6 Restaurants Offering Father’s Day Specials
Southlake loves her dads, and it’s no more apparent than with them looking for ways to treat dad for Father’s Day. Between beers at Brick House Tavern, Kirby’s Steakhouse, Morton’s Prime Rib Roast, Perry’s Bone-in Steak, Sky Creek Kitchen’s Benedict Brisket and Truluck’s Seafood Spread, Dad’s Stomach was well filled the last Father’s Day.
5. Live in luxury
June was a big deal for Southlake’s real estate scene, and readers turned more to our “Living In Luxury” photoshoot showcasing the swankiest homes on the market. While each home was special in its own way, readers resonated with the gated $10.5 million estate at 720 White Chapel Blvd. most. What else can we say? You can only find the best in Southlake.