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Bowie

Outdoor Expo

Aug. 22

Hosted by The Ranch 95.9 FM radio station, this one-stop-shop event is in its second year and celebr...

Sip and Stroll With Me (CANCELED)

Oct. 2

Bowie Community Development Board hosts Sip and Stroll With Me three times a year with participating...

Chicken and Bread Days Heritage Festival

Oct. 3

Bringing back the history of the community, this daylong family-friendly event has become a downtown...

Blue Saturday Shop Small

Nov. 28

Bowie Community Development and Bowie Chamber of Commerce encourage and promote this annual event of...

Sip and Stroll With Me

Dec. 4

Bowie Community Development Board hosts Sip and Stroll With Me three times a year with participating...

Brenham

Hot Nights, Cool Tunes Concert Series

July 11-Aug. 1

Bring your lawn chair to the courthouse square and enjoy great live music with the community. Also, ...

Crush for Fun Grape Stomp

July 18-Aug. 9

Stomp grapes and personalize a T-shirt with your purple feet to remember the fun. Afterward, enjoy w...

Chappell Hill Lavender and Wine Festival

Aug. 8

It's lavender blooming season, and this festival celebrates all things lavender, including lavender ...

Washington County Fair

Sept. 11-19

Established in 1868, the Washington County Fair is the first and oldest county fair held in Texas. E...

"Crimes of the Heart"

Sept. 24-Oct. 11

The three Magrath sisters have gathered to await news of their grandfather, who is living out his fi...

Texas Arts and Music Festival

Oct. 16-18

Watch a muralist’s creative magic appear on the exterior wall of another building in historic down...

The Butcher's Ball

Oct. 18

With a focus on sustainable ranching practices, The Butcher's Ball brings together Texas' most talen...

Fall Festival of Roses

Nov. 6-7

Eight acres of award-winning display gardens provide the lush setting for this annual festival. The ...

Bryan

Cooking Party: Cooking Out

July 19

Every month Messina Hof hosts a demonstration focusing on a specific cuisine or technique for all co...

Cooking Party: Wrapped Foods

Aug. 16

Every month Messina Hof hosts a demonstration focusing on a specific cuisine or technique for all co...

Cooking Party: Gulf Coast Seafood

Sept. 20

Every month Messina Hof hosts a demonstration focusing on a specific cuisine or technique. Whether y...

Buffalo Stampede Half Marathon and 5K

Oct. 3

Runners stampede their way through Bryan/College Station, Texas as the Brazos Valley Museum of Natur...

Messina Hof Wine and Roses Festival

Oct. 17 rescheduled date

Located at the Messina Hof estate winery, this weekend festival celebrates the 36th anniversary of t...

Messina Hof Wine and Roses 5K Fun Run

Oct. 18 rescheduled date

Run an unforgettable event that includes a beautiful course through the vines of Messina Hof Winery ...

Cooking Party: Personal Favorites of Chef Chris

Oct. 18

Every month Messina Hof hosts a demonstration focusing on a specific cuisine or technique. Whether y...

Spooky Cellar Tour

Oct. 23, 24, 30, 31

Grab your best ghoul-friends and head to Messina Hof this Halloween for the Spooky Cellar Tour. The ...

Murder Mystery Dinner: Horror at Homecoming

Oct. 24

At a Messina Hof Murder Mystery Dinner, guests are the actors and storytellers, and before the date ...

Wiener Fest

Oct. 31

In order to raise money for homeless pets and to create a fun event to increase awareness of Aggiela...

Messina Hof Winter Wine Premiere

Nov. 7

Be the first to experience brand new wines from Messina Hof’s premium wine collection at the bigge...

Messina Hof United States Marine Corps Ball

Nov. 10

The United States Marine Corps Birthday Dinner is celebrated every year on the day in 1775 the Conti...

Cooking Party: Thanksgiving

Nov. 22

Every month Messina Hof hosts a demonstration focusing on a specific cuisine or technique. Whether y...

Caldwell

Kolache Festival

Sept. 12

Celebrate the revitalization of Czech heritage. Learn Czech philosophy, dance to polka music, and si...

Cameron

Steak, Stein, and Wine Festival

Oct. 24

Join the Cameron Chamber of Commerce for this annual event that's packed with activities, entertainm...

Christmas Parade

Dec. 3

Kick off the holiday season with the “Best Parade in Central Texas.” The whole family is invited...

Canton

Texas Star Quilters Guild Annual Quilt Show

Oct. 16-17

Support the art of quilting and enjoy this year's show theme of embroidered quilts. The annual, judg...

Chappell Hill

Scarecrow Festival

Oct. 10-11

Chappell Hill's magical land of scarecrows is back, and this year's festival boasts more than 250 ju...

Cleburne

"All Creatures Big and Small"

July 7-Aug. 23

Enjoy the work of local artists in this gallery show of lions, tigers, bears, bees, bugs, and a few ...

JN Long Cultural Arts Complex Interpretive Show

Sept. 6-Oct. 25

Preparation for this signature event begins in April when the Cleburne Camera Club chooses photos fr...

Santa Fe Days and Powwow

Oct. 24-25

The 15th annual Native American celebration and children's powwow has representatives from the Five ...

Pioneer Days

Nov. 14-15

Celebrate Texas and Western history with period-dressed docents, gun fighters, the oldest log cabin ...

A note regarding COVID-19

Due to concerns over the spread of coronavirus, some events have been postponed or canceled. Please make sure to check the event website, social media, or call ahead to confirm an event is still taking place if you are interested in attending.


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