Filter your search:

[ + ] Advanced Search

Upcoming Events in Prairies and Lakes


Taste Addison

May 31-June 2

Known for 180-plus restaurants in less than 4.4 miles, Addison can satisfy any craving. Taste Addiso...

Kaboom Town!

July 3

This fireworks show features fireworks choreographed to music and simulcast on the radio. Visitors c...


"They're Playing Our Song"

May 3-26

A funny, romantic show about an established composer and his relationship with an aspiring young fem...

"Brighton Beach Memoirs"

Aug. 9-31

Dreaming of baseball and girls, Eugene must cope with the mundane existence of his family life in Br...


Heritage Day Festival

May 4

Plan to visit the largest annual celebration in one of the oldest towns in Texas. The 13th Bonham He...

Red River Art, Wine, and Music Fest

May 11

This festival is a family event with music, art vendors, wine tasting, a silent auction, kids art pr...


May First Friday

May 3

Shops and restaurants stay open late, and the Palace Theater hosts live music starting at 8 p.m....

May Third Thursday Art Step

May 16

Downtown merchants host artist receptions, gallery openings, and open art studios showcasing Downtow...

Margarita Mile

May 18

The inaugural fun run includes margaritas, tacos, and queso along with a run through the beautiful s...

Texas State Federation of Square and Round Dancers State Festival

June 13-15

Square dancing is a clean, family-oriented, fun activity for all ages from early teens to nonagenari...


Cotton Gin Festival

April 27

Celebrate the 1914 Burton Farmers Gin at the 30th annual Burton Cotton Gin Festival. This day of fam...

Burton Cotton Gin Festival

April 27

Join the excitement of the Burton Cotton Gin Festival held annually on the third Saturday in April. ...


Cameron Funfest & BBQ Shootout

May 10-11

This year, the event will include the barbecue competition, a Kid Fun Zone, a Beer & Brat Trot 5k, k...


Antique Alley & Yard Sale

April 19-21

The semi-annual event is held the third weekend in April and September with more than 500 dealers fr...

"Dear Ruth"

April 19-May 11

Shows are Thursday, Friday, and Saturday at 7:30 p.m., plus a Saturday matinee. ...

Brazos Chamber Orchestra Spring Concert

April 23

Enjoy an evening with friends and family as this 50 piece orchestra plays an eclectic blend of orche...

Cinco de Mayo Celebration

May 4

Celebrate with vendors, food, mariachi, ballet folkloric, dancing horses, and live entertainment. ...

"Memphis the Musical"

May 17-31

Shows are Thursday, Friday, and Saturday at 7:30 p.m., plus a Saturday matinee. ...


Bosque Tour de Norway Bike Rally

May 18

The eighth annual bike rally has four routes of 20, 40, 60, and 80 miles to choose from. Each allows...

College Station

"She Matters" Exhibit

March 6-April 26

The Wright Gallery in the College of Architecture at Texas A&M University announces its second show ...


Magnolia Days Festival

May 17-18

Step back in time with the Tour of Homes highlighting some of Columbus' most historic homes. Enjoy t...


Derrick Days

April 25-28

This 44th annual event—always held the last week in April in historic downtown Corsicana—celebra...


May 11

The "Best Little AirSho in Texas" is celebrating its 21st year with WWII flying warbirds, aerobatic ...

Mimosas at the Market

May 11

Enjoy a sip, shop, and stroll event each month on the second Saturday, when hospitable shop owners p...

Open Studios

May 25

Experience the works and installations by the current artists and writers at 100 West Corsicana, an ...


"55 Years"

Nov. 13-Aug. 4, 2019

In remembrance of the 55th anniversary of the death of President John F. Kennedy, The Sixth Floor Mu...

"Fortuny: Friends and Followers"

Feb. 3-June 2

Centered on one of Mariano Fortuny y Marsal's (1838–1874) most well-known paintings, "The Choice o...

"So Go the Ghosts of Mexico" Part Three

April 12-May 5

This play is the centerpiece production of the Whither Goest Thou America Festival. It's the final i...

Earthx2019 Expo

April 26-28

Earthx2019 brings together an international gathering of concerned environmental citizens, educators...


April 27

A day of music, food, and fun on beautiful White Rock Lake. Four stages of live and local music, art...


Cruise Nights on the Courthouse Square

May 4

Enjoy a classic car show around the Wise County Courthouse with stores and restaurants open late for...

Eighter from Decatur Food Truck Challenge

May 4

Food trucks compete for various awards, and a kids zone and music keep visitors entertained. ...


Materials: Hard and Soft International Contemporary Craft Competition and Exhibition

Feb. 1-May 4

Recognized as one of the premier craft exhibitions in the country, this event began in 1987 and was ...

Twilight Tunes Concert Series

April 18-June 27

Local musicians perform an eclectic assortment of music every Thursday evening on the lawn. Attendee...

Symphony Orchestra and Grand Chorus Concert

April 24

The University of North Texas Grand Chorus and Symphony Orchestra present Felix Mendelssohn’s powe...

True Texas in Your Inbox

Sign up for magazine extras, upcoming events, Mercantile specials, subscription offers, and more.