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Mansfield CVB

Creative Conversations - An Interactive Cultural Arts Tour
May 1 & 2
A conference perfect for arts venue directors, board members & staff, arts commission directors, board members & staff, tourism professionals & CVB staff. Registration is open and limited to the first 4 registrations.
: https://www.mansfieldtexasarts.org/calendar/events/creative-conversations


Cleveland Civic Center 

Painting With A Twist
April 12, 2018
On site painting class from 6 to 8pm at the Cleveland Civic Center. All supplies provided along with step by step instructions from a local artist. Door prizes and food served. Charge is $35 which pays for the art supplies and instructor.


City of Balch Springs Visitors Center

Balch Springs Weekend Blast
Saturday, April 21, 2018
You don't wanna miss out on this awesome FREE Family-friendly event! There will be Food, Music, Entertainment, Art & Business Vendors for all to enjoy. Bring your Family and Friends to have a great time.
Event will take place Saturday, April 21
: www.Facebook.com/WeekendBlast

 


Nacogdoches County Chamber of Commerce 

Lone Star Legislative Summit 2018
April 12-13
Keynote speakers include: Governor Greg Abbott, Attorney General Ken Paxton, & Texas Association of Business CEO Jeff Moseley. Approximately six State Senators and 30 State Representatives participating in panel discussions.
: www.Nacogdoches.org/LSLS

 

 

 


Visit Granbury Inc.

Granbury Wine Walk
April 27-28
It's time to sip and savor on authentic Texas wines! Mark your calendars for the 9th Annual Wine Walk! At the Granbury Wine Walk, experience the beauty of the Historic Granbury Square while tasting 15 Texas wines of your choosing.
: https://www.visitgranbury.com/events/annual-events/granbury-wine-walk/


Visit Conroe

Montgomery County Fair & Rodeo
April 13th - April 22nd
The 61st annual Montgomery County Fair is Conroe will be held at the Fairgrounds in Conroe April 13th - April 22nd. This year's Fair will feature live entertainment by Wade Bowen and Shane Smith & The All Saints. Don't miss the BBQ Cook-Off!
: www.mcfa.org


The Colony CVB

Volunteers of America LPGA Texas Classic
April 30 - May 6
Catch the only LPGA event in Texas! Old American Golf Club in The Colony, TX will host the 2018 Volunteers of America LPGA Texas Classic featuring 144 of the worlds top female golfers competing for a $1.3 million purse.
: https://www.voatexaslpga.com/


Andrews Chamber of Commerce

Wild Wild West Fest
April 20 & 21  Free Admission
Bag A Boar,The Heart of America Carnival, Car Show, Antique Tractors and the Texas Shootout Barbecue Cook Off, Ranch Horse Competition, County Roping. Live music by The Forgott'n Road Band, Grupo Vida and The Electric Cowboys
: www.andrewstx.com

 

 


Texas State Railroad

Maydelle Turntable Runs
May 3, 2018
On May 3 and 17, 2018 Texas State Railroad offers school groups a fun day out aboard the “Maydelle Turntable Runs.” This rare example of railroad technology demonstrates today how this vintage piece of equipment was used. Children's fares reduced.
: https://texasstaterailroad.net/events/great-for-school-groups-maydelle-turntable-runs/


City of Kingsville

A Ride on the Wild Side
4/27 - 4/28
Tour the Historic King Ranch on two wheels! The 15th annual Ride on the Wild Side rolls onto the ranch Saturday, but the fun begins Friday night when riders can enjoy a complimentary pasta & pizza dinner to carb up for the ride!
: http://www.arideonthewildside.org/register-to-ride.html

 


Visit Frisco 

Frisco StrEATS Festival
April 14, 2018
Chow down on some of the best food truck food in North Texas and shop local at some of the most unique boutiques located in downtown Frisco.
: https://www.visitfrisco.com/event/downtown-frisco-streats-festival/1383/


Columbus Chamber of Commerce

Magnolia Days Festival
May 18 & 19, 2018
Big Time Fun in Small Town Texas. Vendors and food trucks, kids activities, free live bands, beer and wine gardens. Starts Friday at 5 pm, Saturday at Noon.
: www.magnoliadays.org

 

 


Palestine Visitor's Center

Marty Haggard Live
April 13, 2018
Marty Haggard and his little BIG band. A FAMILY ORIENTED CLASSIC COUNTRY MUSIC SHOW
Come join Marty Haggard, the oldest son of the legendary Merle Haggard, as he shares some of the greatest country music ever written and recorded.
: www.martyhaggardmusic.com


Tyler, Palestine, Jacksonville, & Dallas: 1836 Chuckwagon Race 

6th Annual 1836 Chuckwagon Race
April 20-22, 2018
Camping & activities start April 13th. Live music, trail rides, classes and clinics, and much more. Race performances are Fri-Sat-Sun 20th-22nd @ 1pm.

 


City of Madisonville

Second Annual Tour Madisonville Bicycle Ride & Festival
April 14, 2018
Choose from a 10 to 40 mile bicycle ride through scenic Madison County. Collectible t-shirt to first 100 registered. Complimentary food & beverage provided after the ride.
: https://www.active.com/madisonville-tx/cycling/races/tour-madisonville-bicycle-ride-and-festival-2018?int=


San Marcos Convention & Visitor Bureau

San Marcos Downtown Swing
4/12-4/15
The Downtown Swing festival is a weekend-long celebration of Western Swing that takes place in historic downtown San Marcos. The four days of family fun is a free event and includes a Hall of Fame Show, as well as farmers' and arts markets.
: http://www.toursanmarcos.com/events/arts/Downtown-Swing.html


Visit Plano 

Artfest 2018
4/26-4/28
Artfest is a free event built around artistic inclusiveness, creative curiosities, and cultural connection. There will be live music, contemporary art installations, performances, a makers market, a kid zone, and a Chalk It Up competition.
: https://www.visitplano.com/event/plano-artfest-2018/

Beatles Night 2018
4/21
Beatles Night 2018 at Plano's beautiful Oak Point Park Amphitheater will feature A Hard Night’s Day as the headliner with Revolution 9 opening. Picnic baskets, coolers, blankets, and/or lawn chairs are welcome and encouraged.
: https://www.visitplano.com/event/plano-stages-annual-beatles-night/

AsiaFest 2018
5/5/18
Celebrating its 15th anniversary, AsiaFest 2018 will showcase the rich cultures of Asia. Enjoy food and music from many countries, and learn about the languages, medicine, arts and fashion from many cultures.
: https://www.visitplano.com/event/asiafest/


Pearland Convention & Visitors Bureau 

Pearland Travel Rally Block Party
May 4, 2018
We'll kick off National Travel and Tourism Week with a 5-year anniversary Travel Rally Block Party on Friday, May 4th at the Pearland Town Center starting at 11 am!
: http://visitpearland.com/event/pearland-travel-rally-block-party/

Tony Booth Days
May 4-5, 2018
Each year country music artist Tony Booth and a collection of his musician friends gather to perform a night of ‘real country music’ at Billy’s Hall in Pearland, 4070 Wells Drive, dubbed Tony Booth Day. This year the celebration expands to two days!
: http://visitpearland.com/tonybooth2018/


Denton Convention & Visitors Bureau

Denton Arts & Jazz Festival
April 27-29, 2018
Denton's most famous signature event, the Arts & Jazz Festival is a three-day celebration of the arts. Over 3,000 professional and amateur performers on seven stages showcase the best in jazz, pop, rhythm & blues and full orchestra music.
: www.dentonjazzfest.com

Thin Line Film Festival
April 18-22, 2018
More documentary films than any other festival in Texas! Great stories, filmmakers, plus the all new Texas Highways’ sponsored True Texas category among the popular Thin Line Fest Texas Places travel films. Music, photography and great fun!
: https://thinline.us/


Giddings

Lee County Sheriffs Posse Rodeo Giddings
April 12-14
The Giddings rodeo Includes mutton bustin' & special guest D&D Ranch with their Dancing Horses! (Thursday is slack) Los Rayos Del Sol plays 10:00pm Fri at the LCSP Pavilion. Tickets for the Rodeo are $15 adults, $5 kids 7-10. kids 6 & under free.
: https://www.giddingstx.com/event-874164


Brenham/Washington County Chamber-CVB

Official Bluebonnet Festival of Texas
April 14-15, 2018
Enjoy more than 250 shopping vendors, festival food, live music and historic site tours at this annual festival in Downtown Chappell Hill, just 10 minutes east of Brenham.
: https://www.facebook.com/BluebonnetFestival/

Cotton Gin Festival
April 21, 2018
Celebrate the cotton era with a fun parade, vendors, tractors, folk life demonstrations, contests, auctions and the very special ginning of cotton at the oldest cotton gin in America!
: https://www.facebook.com/events/342860646153815/

Maifest
May 5, 2018
This German heritage festival and parade has been going on in Brenham for 128 years. Enjoy a parade, carnival, festival food, live music and dancing and vendors, all starting at 10am on Saturday and concerts on Fri & Sat nights. Free admission!
: http://www.maifest.org/schedule/

The Vinyl Stripes Concert
April 21, 2018
Live music of all genres will be performed by the wonderful Vinyl Stripes at the historic SImon Theatre in Downtown Brenham. Tickets are $20 and can be purchased online or at the door. Concert starts at 7pm, doors open at 6pm.
: http://www.thebarnhillcenter.com

"Becky's New Car" at Unity Theatre
April 19-May 6, 2018
This comedic, yet serious, play is about living the life you've always dreamed of but never imagined possible. Becky is offered nothing short of a new life & the audience is riding shotgun. Performances are Thurs-Sun.
: http://www.unitybrenham.org


Visit Grand Prairie 

Big Mamou Cajun Festival at Traders Village
4/14/2018- 4/15/2018
Get ready to party hearty, creole-style, as the Annual Cajun Festival cooks up big fun at Traders Village.
: https://www.visitgrandprairietx.com/Home/Components/Calendar/Event/33074/3674

Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox
4/14/2018
Come see Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox at Verizon Theatre Saturday, April 19!
: http://www.verizontheatre.com/events/detail/347273


Bee County Chamber of Commerce

Beeville Spring Fest 2018
April 12 - 15
Spring Fest consists of, but not limited to, The Pride of Texas Carnival, IBCA BBQ Cook-Off, Extreme Car Show, Country and Tejano Artist. Plus much, much, more!
: https://beespringfest.com/

 

 

 

 

 

 


Town of Addison

Taste Addison 2018
05/18/18-05/20/18
A celebration of food, music and fun, Taste Addison 2018 dishes out the best food and flavor with a side of country jams. A three-day menu of fun, May 18-20, the festival pairs bites from dozens of the town’s favorite eateries with great music.
: http://www.tasteaddisontexas.com


Live Thoroughbred Racing
April 19 - July 22
A good time you can bet on! Catch the live Thoroughbred racing every weekend at Lone Star Park in Grand Prairie!
: https://www.lonestarpark.com/

Gospel & Music Celebration
April 28, 2018
Traders Village and contemporary gospel station KHVN 970 AM will present a celebration of gospel music on Saturday, April 28th.
: https://www.visitgrandprairietx.com/Home/Components/Calendar/Event/33078/3674

Main Street Fest
April 20-22, 2018
The festival, with FREE parking and admission, will celebrate the fun, festive, family atmosphere that is Grand Prairie with live music featuring Josh Turner, Wade Bowen, La Mafia and more!
: https://mainstreetfest.com/

Downtown Pop-Up Park
April 20-22, 2018
If you love games like Jenga and Cornhole, this is the place for you! Compete against your family and friends with some fun games, relax in the park and try some delicious food. Find it next to the old Firehouse at 321 W. Main St.
: https://www.visitgrandprairietx.com/Home/Components/Calendar/Event/33427/3674

Vance Joy
May 3, 2018
See Vance Joy at the Verizon Theatre in Grand Prairie on May 3! Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the concert begins at 7:30 p.m.
: http://www.verizontheatre.com/events/detail/349940

Traders Village Cinco de Mayo Celebration
5/5-6/2018
Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with live music and fun on three different stages, carnival rides and more at Traders Village!
: https://tradersvillage.com/grand-prairie/events/cinco-de-mayo-1/


Visit the Woodlands

Jack Johnson
April 26
Jack Johnson is bringing the beach to our front porch. We are “Sitting, Waiting and Wishing” that you would join us, tickets are on sale now, prices start at $35 for lawn seats at The Pavilion.
: https://visitthewoodlands.com/event/jack-johnson/

Eric Church with Steve Earle & The Dukes
April 27
We are excited about this show “How ‘Bout You”? Word has it that Eric Church, along with Steve Earle and The Dukes and the Texas Gentlemen will be playing at The Pavilion. Tickets are on sale now, prices start at $27 for lawn seats.
: https://visitthewoodlands.com/event/eric-church-2/

IRONMAN North American Championship
April 28
Athletes begin with a 2.4-mile swim and a 112-mile bike course. Ending with a 26.2-mile run taking place entirely within The Woodlands and concluding with a spectacular finish on Waterway Ave. This amazing display of athleticism is something to see!
: https://visitthewoodlands.com/event/ironman-north-american-championship/

Houston Ballet: Mixed Repertory Featuring Balanchine’s Symphony in C
May 4
We can’t wait for The Houston Ballet’s take on George Balanchine’s Symphony in C – it’s sure to dazzle and delight. Join us on the lawn for a free night of the most spectacular Ballet you’ll see all summer long.
: https://visitthewoodlands.com/event/houston-ballet-mixed-repertory-featuring-balanchines-symphony-in-c/

Waterway Nights
May 5
Enjoy live music by Level One Band in the picturesque setting of Waterway Square at Waterway Nights. Taking place in the spring and summer, Waterway Nights makes for an eventful night out in The Woodlands Town Center.
: https://visitthewoodlands.com/event/waterway-nights-3/2018-05-05/









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