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Upcoming Events in Prairies and Lakes

Alvarado

Antique Alley Texas

April 17-18

Shop seven cities across 45 miles for fabulous vintage and antique finds....

Arlington

Carolyn Wonderland in Concert

June 4

Equipped with the soulful vocals of Janis Joplin and the guitar-slinging skills of Stevie Ray Vaugha...

Light Up Arlington

July 3

Enjoy games, tasty food, rides, and music leading up to an awe-inspiring Fourth of July fireworks sh...

Micky and the Motorcars Concert

July 10

Cruise the rock/roots highway with Micky and the Motorcars, who are performing a free concert with s...

Courtney Patton in Concert

July 11

Listen to soulful storytelling with a Texas twang. Courtney Patton performs for free with seating in...

Green Day, Fall Out Boy, and Weezer in Concert

July 24

Green Day, Fall Out Boy, and Weezer are bringing the Hella Mega Tour, presented by Harley-Davidson, ...

Kenny Chesney in Concert

Aug. 7

See Kenny Chesney perform live with Florida Georgia Line, Old Dominion, and Michael Franti during hi...

Chris Stapleton in Concert

Aug. 21

Singer-songwriter, guitarist, and record producer Chris Stapleton takes the stage for a country-rock...

Mötley Crüe, Def Leppard, Poison, and Joan Jett and the Blackhearts in Concert

Aug. 22

Don't miss one of the greatest rock shows Arlington has ever seen as '80s sensations Mötley Crüe, ...

Bellville

First Saturday Market

May 1

Stroll through the market on the square and check out the nearby farmers and artisan market with mor...

Fresh Farmers and Artisan Market

June 5

Thirty-plus vendors bring fresh produce, grass-fed beef, Gulf shrimp, honey, eggs, herbs, plants, an...

Fresh Farmers and Artisan Market

July 3

Thirty-plus vendors bring fresh produce, grass-fed beef, Gulf shrimp, honey, eggs, herbs, plants, an...

Fresh Farmers and Artisan Market

Aug. 7

Thirty-plus vendors bring fresh produce, grass-fed beef, Gulf shrimp, honey, eggs, herbs, plants, an...

Belton

Healthy Kids Running Series

March 21-April 25

This five-week running program for kids ages pre-K through eighth grade takes place once a week and ...

ASCO Spartacus Dash

May 29

Established by ASCO Equipment in 2012, this is Belton's only obstacle course race that is held annua...

Fourth of July Celebration

June 27-July 4

With more than 30,000 people lining the streets, and a live, televised broadcast reaching around the...

Bonham

Quilt Hop

July 30-31

Over 300 quilts are on display in ten different locations. Shop vendors, play fat-quarter bingo, see...

Bowie

July Jam

July 31

Get a preview of the championship Fiddler’s Contest held at the Chicken and Bread Days Heritage Fe...

Outdoor Expo

Aug. 21

Find all things outdoors at this expo, hosted by The Ranch 95.9 FM radio station. Gear for hunting, ...

Brenham

"Barefoot in the Park"

May 6-23

Newlyweds Corie and Paul Bratter are over the moon to begin their life together in their new apartme...

The Funniest Night of Your Life with Todd Oliver

May 14

Sidesplitting laughter is guaranteed with an evening of ventriloquism, magic, comedy, and music from...

Bob Wills' Texas Playboys with Jason Roberts in Concert

May 28

Two-time Grammy winner Jason Roberts was hand-picked by Bob Wills’ estate to carry on the swing mu...

Fleetwood Mac Tribute Concert

June 12

Relive the rock and roll magic of Fleetwood Mac’s legendary persona, in all its youthful glory fro...

Summer Sip and Art Walk

June 12

Grab a group of friends and enjoy an afternoon of sipping on different specialty drinks and viewing ...

Lee Greenwood in Concert

Aug. 14

Known for his standout hit, "God Bless the U.S.A," Lee Greenwood is an award-winning performer with ...

Buffalo

Tour de Gap

July 24-25

The 38th Tour de Gap bike race consists of three rides through the hills of south Taylor County with...

Burton

Cotton Gin Festival

April 17

The 32nd annual festival starts off with the Main Street parade and includes the children’s bicycl...

Columbus

Magnolia Days Festival

May 14-15

Held on the courthouse square under the shade of 100-year-old live oak and magnolia trees, the Magno...

Country Market

June 26, July 31, Aug. 28

The Columbus Country Market is held on the Courthouse Square in downtown Columbus on the last Satu...

Independence Day Celebration

July 4

Columbus hosted the very first Fourth of July celebration in the state of Texas in 1826 and the trad...

Corsicana

AirSho

May 8

"The Best Little Airshow in Texas" describes this 22nd annual event with historic airplanes on displ...

Dallas

"Nasher Mixtape"

Feb. 6-Sept. 26

This series of "tracks," or micro-exhibitions, highlight the Nasher Sculpture Center's permanent col...

"The Science of Guinness World Records"

March 6-Sept. 6

Discover the marvels of Guinness World Records attempts and the science (and secrets) behind their t...

"Building on the Boulevard: Celebrating 20 Years of the Meadows’s New Home"

March 14-June 20

2021 marks the 20th anniversary of the Meadows Museum’s building, one of Southern Methodist Univer...

"Fossils to Film: The Best of SMU Collections"

March 14-June 20

This exhibition is a selection of remarkable art and artifacts from eight distinct Southern Methodis...

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