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Taste Addison

May 31-June 2

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

National Antique Oldsmobile Club Meet and North Texas Oldsmobile Club Annual Zone Show

June 8

This free car show displays up to 125 Oldsmobile cars including classics like the 1940s Dynamic, 195...

Vitruvian Nights Live

June 13-Aug. 8

Enjoy live music and gourmet food trucks every other Thursday in June, July, and August. Admission a...

Addison After Dark

June 15

Join in on outdoor entertainment on the third Saturday of every month from May to November. This eve...

Kaboom Town!

July 3

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

Addison After Dark

July 20

Join in on outdoor entertainment on the third Saturday of every month from May to November. This eve...

Vitruvian Salsa Festival

Aug. 3-24

Bring your dancing shoes every Saturday in August. Enjoy live bands, DJs, salsa lessons, and gourmet...

Addison After Dark

Aug. 17

Join in on outdoor entertainment on the third Saturday of every month from May to November. This eve...


"They're Playing Our Song"

May 3-26

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

Free Music Under the Stars

June 1-2, 9, 14-16, 21-23, 28-29; July 3, 5-6, 14, 19, 21

Enjoy free outdoor concerts on select evenings throughout the summer, including Shotgun Rider, BB Ki...

"Brighton Beach Memoirs"

Aug. 9-31

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


Red, White, and You—Dancing Through the Decades

July 6

Continue the Independence Day fun with this dance celebration. Enjoy dance lessons, live music, food...


July 12-27

Set in turn-of-the century New York City, "Newsies" is the rousing tale of Jack Kelly, a charismatic...

Corvette Invasion

July 19-21

The largest Corvette car show in Texas comes to Bastrop. Check out hundreds of Corvettes before they...

Boogie Back to Bastrop—Country and Western Swing Festival

Aug. 23-24

This two-day cultural event celebrates and preserves Texas Western swing music and dance. Food and a...


4th Fest

July 4

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


Fourth of July Celebration and PRCA Rodeo

June 29-July 6

Since the 1850s, folks from all over Texas have come to celebrate the Fourth of July in Belton. This...


Highway 82 Yard Sales

June 7-8

Shop yard sales in downtown Bonham along the highway....

Kueckelhan Rodeo

July 25-27

This rodeo has taken place for more than 60 years and is one of the most entertaining and exciting e...

Quilt Hop

July 26-27

Nine different historical locations have over 300 quilts on display. This year, space quilts are on ...


Outdoor Movie Night

June 7

Enjoy a free outdoor movie. Fundraising concessions are served. Bowie Community Development alon...

Outdoor Movie Night

July 5

Enjoy a free outdoor movie. Fundraising concessions are served. ...

Reds, Whites, and Brews–And Food Trucks Too

July 13

This inaugural event features vendors from across the area with a focus on local wineries and brewer...

July Jam

July 27

Enjoy an evening of fiddle playing, an auction, live entertainment, and chicken and bread with Bowie...

Outdoor Movie Night

Aug. 9

Enjoy a free outdoor movie. Fundraising concessions are served. ...


Polish Festival Days

June 21-22

The Polish Capital of Texas has been celebrating Polish heritage for over 32 years at this annual fe...


Summer Sip Wine Walk

June 15

What better way to spend a summer afternoon than an afternoon and evening of wine tasting in quaint ...

Harvest Grape Stomp

July 6-Sept. 1

Come out and enjoy creating happy memories with your family, friends, or coworkers. Start in the vin...

Hot Nights, Cool Tunes Concert Series

July 7-28

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

Crush for Fun at Pleasant Hill Winery

July 20,21, 27, 28, Aug. 10, 11

Stomp grapes and personalize a T-shirt with your purple feet to remember the fun at Pleasant Hill Wi...

Chappell Hill Wine and Lavender Festival

Aug. 10

This one-day festival has craft vendors, live music, lavender cuisine, plants for sale, miniature an...


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...

Moonlit Harvest Festival

July 26; Aug. 10

The festival kicks off with a blessing of the vines followed by an evening of grape picking and stom...

Daytime Harvest Festival

July 27; Aug. 3, 10, 17, 31

Bring the family out for a fun-filled day of picking and stomping the very grapes that go into makin...

Harvest: Outdoor Gourmeat Barbeque

Aug. 2

Enjoy a fun evening of barbecue, games, and wine. A vineyard barbeque party is the perfect way to sp...

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