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Addison

Wellness Expo

April 18-19

Learn about how to better care for your body with over 100 exhibit booths, 24 talks and demonstratio...

Addison After Dark

April 18-Nov. 21

The third Saturday of every month from April through November, enjoy free live music, movies, and fo...

Urban Artist Market

May 8-9

Shop regionally-sourced art, glass, sculpture, pottery, mosaic, leather goods, fiber art, jewelry, l...

Taste Addison

May 29-31

A North Texas legend since 1993, Taste Addison dishes out the best food and flavor with a healthy si...

Arlington

Free Music Under the Stars

May 15, 17, 21, 23-24, 28-31

Enjoy a series of free concerts under the Texas sky with Gary P. Nunn (May 15), the Suffers (May 17)...

Free Music Under the Stars

June 4-7, 13, 19-21, 26-28; July 5, 11-12, 18-19

Enjoy a free concert outdoors under the Texas summer sky on select evenings, with performers includi...

Light Up Arlington

July 3

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

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

July 14

Mötley Crüe and Def Leppard bring their The Stadium Tour to the new Globe Life Field. Kickstart yo...

Green Day, Fall Out Boy, and Weezer in Concert

July 31

American rock bands Green Day, Fall Out Boy, and Weezer bring the Hella Mega Tour presented by Harle...

Guns N’ Roses in Concert

Aug. 18

Arlington is Paradise City as the rock 'n' roll legends take on Globe Life Field....

Athens

World Series Team Roping

June 19-21

This roping is a qualifier for the World Series of Roping. ...

Fireworks at the Fisheries

July 4

The Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center is open for regular paid visitation and is offering free admis...

Rush Herrington Memorial Barrel Race

July 24-25

In 2019, this event paid out $21,076.14 plus five saddles and 29 buckles. Friday sees exhibitions an...

Bastrop

Youth Conference

June 10-14

The Texas Nonprofit Theatres annual Youth Conference celebrates young people’s involvement in the ...

Patriotic Festival

July 3

Bastrop turns red, white, and blue with a fun-filled schedule of activities for all ages. The fun ki...

Corvette Invasion

July 17-19

What started out as a couple of Corvette clubs getting together quickly grew to a large event includ...

Homecoming and Rodeo

July 31-Aug. 1

Originating in 1947 as a way of welcoming back 90,000 soldiers who had been based at Camp Swift duri...

Bedford

Fourth Fest

July 4

Enjoy children’s activities, live music, the annual salute to our soldiers, and fireworks at this ...

Bedford Blues and Barbecue Festival

Sept. 4-6

Spend Labor Day weekend with three days of live music and tasty barbecue from pitmasters throughout ...

Bonham

Quilt Hop

July 24-25

The Sam Rayburn House State Historic Site is one of ten area locations hosting vintage quilts, shari...

Bowie

Sip and Stroll With Me

May 1

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

Reds, Whites, and Brews and Food Trucks Too

July 18

Vendors from all across the area, with a focus on local wineries and breweries, converge at the Seco...

July Jam

July 25

A preview of the championship Fiddler’s Contest held at the Chicken and Bread Days Heritage Festiv...

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

Oct. 2

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

Sip and Stroll With Me

Dec. 4

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

Brenham

Bluebonnets, Wine, and Cheese Trail

March 21-April 5

The namesake event for the Texas Bluebonnet Wine Trail, this event is a great way to enjoy the beaut...

Blue Bell Fun Run

April 18

Started in 1978, this race benefits the Brenham High School Athletic program through an organization...

Maifest

May 1-2

Experience the authentic tastes and sounds of Brenham's German heritage with a colorful parade, carn...

Summer Sip Wine Walk

June 20

A collectible wine glass is your ticket to sampling dozens of wines from around the world, all while...

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 ...

Bryan

Aggie Women's First Thursday

April 2

Join Aggie Women for networking and an educational seminar. Complimentary appetizers are provided. D...

Cooking Party with the Chef: French Cuisine

April 19

Every month Messina Hof hosts a demonstration that focuses on a specific cuisine or technique. Each ...

A note regarding COVID-19

Due to concerns over the spread of coronavirus, some events have been postponed or canceled in the interest of safety and participants’ well-being. 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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