Our River District

A page dedicated to sharing the stories of the people who live and work in The River District. Each of these residents and businesses are bringing life back into this area and have a unique story to share.

Insider Tour: Pearl Snap Kolaches
FEATURED STORY

Insider Tour: Pearl Snap Kolaches

Wade Chappell, Owner of Pearl Snap Kolaches, is sharing his goals for the family environment inside the restaurant and their journey to today's award winning kolache.

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Carter’s Story

Carter Froman, Chef / Owner of Carter’s Coffee, is sharing with us his inspiration for opening a coffee truck in The River District.

Insider Tour: Pearl Snap Kolaches

Wade Chappell, Owner of Pearl Snap Kolaches, is sharing his goals for the family environment inside the restaurant and their journey to today's award winning kolache.

Castleberry ISD’s Story

Renee Smith-Faulkner, Associate Superintendent, is sharing Castleberry ISD’s focus on technology, coding programs, Wi-Fi initiatives, and more.

Abundio’s Story

Abundio Munoz, Owner and Founder of Abundio’s Fit Society, shares with us his passion and motivation behind his business.

Emma and Travis’ Story

Owners of Heim Barbecue, Emma and Travis, are sharing their beginnings in barbecue and what led them to their second location in The River District.

Jimmy’s Story

Artist Jimmy Jenkins is sharing the inspiration behind his River District murals, his latest projects, and advice for aspiring artists.

Insider Tour: Heim Barbecue

Emma and Travis Heim, Owners of Heim Barbecue, are taking us behind the scenes and inside the smokehouse at their newest location–Heim Barbecue on the River.

Insider Tour: Gemelle

Chef Tim Love, Owner of Gemelle, is giving us a grand tour of his new restaurant and sharing his vision, inspiration, and goals for the Gemelle experience.

Tim’s Story

Restauranteur and Chef Tim Love is sharing the inspiration behind his new restaurant, Gemelle, in The River District.

Insider Tour: Salsa Limon

Milo Ramirez, Founder of Salsa Limon, takes us behind the scenes of starting his business, fighting to keep it alive, and how he landed in the District.

Alex’s Story

Alex, owner of a boutique marketing company and River District resident, shares her passion for marketing small businesses.

Insider Tour: Trinity Trails

Noelle, a River District resident, shows us some of her favorite spots along the Trinity River in The River District.