Located in the Upper East Side of Texas, the Van Zandt Arts & Cultural District has more than 80 independent shops, restaurants, bars, coffee shops, and art galleries making it a fun destination throughout the year. Live music and other entertainment takes place in multiple locations every week and special annual events bring in thousands of visitors. Go to the Explore Guide and read articles on the people, places, and unique experiences of the district, find a list of events, and learn about the shops, restaurants, things to do, places to stay, and where to find the art galleries.