Founded in 1881, Argyle is a rural community of mostly country estates, both large and small. The town offers ample country charm within a short commute of Dallas-Fort Worth. Argyle is an ideal place for biking, horseback riding and running. An abundance of golf courses and temperate weather offer the perfect backdrop for golfing. Many area lakes, three in DentonCounty, provide hours of fun with fishing, boating, camping and water skiing. DentonCounty residents enjoy beautiful city parks and trails, museums, and seasonal festivals and community activities. The annual Argyle Bluegrass Festival attracts music fans from all over the country.