Labor Day Parade & Festival at Garland’s Central Park

September 3, 2012 – The Labor Day Parade & Festival is underway until 5 p.m. today at Garland Central Park, 1310 W. Ave. F in Garland. Take advantage of free admission and parking and enjoy the Festival in the Park, including entertainment by Aubrey Lynn and Yellow Rose, a variety of food vendors, Market in the […]

Frisco Arts Fever gala features disco, casino party

Frisco Arts Fever gala features disco, casino party

Frisco Square Development announces the Frisco Arts Fever Fundraising Gala 2012 from 8 p.m. to midnight Saturday, March 31 at Frisco Discovery Center, 8004 North Dallas Parkway in Frisco. All proceeds benefit the arts in Frisco. This special fundraising event is a 1970’s style disco and casino night called Frisco Arts Fever. Tickets cost $100 […]

‘Once upon a time’ at The Heights Baptist Church

‘Once upon a time’ at The Heights Baptist Church

Pirates and Princesses shared the night at the Oct. 26 “Once Upon a Time” fairy tale-themed Fall Festival at The Heights Baptist Church in Richardson.   “We love the way our fall festival reaches out into the community and draws people from all walks of life,” said Pennie Olivo, preschool minister at The Heights. “Families come […]

All aboard the All Hallows Eve Train

All aboard the All Hallows Eve Train

(Grapevine) Looking for some spooky fun this Halloween? On Saturday, Oct. 29, bring the family and creep aboard the All Hallows Eve Train on the hauntingly historic Grapevine Vintage Railroad for an evening to scream about!    This harrowing journey is complete with haunted tales along the rails.  See if you can spot a ghost […]

Fall festival to feature hayride, maze, petting zoo

Fall festival to feature hayride, maze, petting zoo

The hay maze at Covington’s Fall Festival is always a family favorite. (Rowlett) Covington’s Nursery invites the community to join them in celebrating the coming of autumn at its 4th Annual Fall Festival from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 15.  The festival will be held amidst the nursery’s gigantic pumpkin patch and beautiful pansy displays, located […]

Pet photo contest, best men’s legs contest at Sachse Fallfest

(Sachse) The Sachse Chamber of Commerce will host the 26th annual Sachse Fallfest from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 8 at Heritage Park, 4408 Hudson Parkway in Sachse. More than 100 arts and crafts and business vendors will take part in this year’s Fallfest, sponsored by Farmers Electric Cooperative. Admission is free. Festival-goers […]

St. Anthony’s to host ‘Little White Church’ festival

(Wylie) St. Anthony Catholic Church, located at 404 N. Ballard St. in Wylie, will host its annual Wylie’s Little White Church Festival from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 1, complete with a 5K run, car show and all day entertainment. Enjoy a raffle and silent auction, live entertainment, train rides, games, food and fun for the […]

Month-long harvest festival at Calloway’s Nursery

Throughout October, Calloway’s Nursery will host its annual Autumn Harvest, an annual celebration that includes a Pumpkin Patch, Farmer’s Market, Scarecrow Village, and many opportunities for fun, seasonal photos. Festivities kick off on Kid’s Day, Saturday, Oct. 1 with free family activities all day.  Children will receive a free pie pumpkin to decorate. There will […]

Beth Moore live simulcast; Dave Ramsey class; Night Out at FBC

(Rockwall) First Baptist Church Rockwall, located at 610 S. Goliad St., will host a Living Proof Live Simulcast featuring Beth Moore and Travis Cottrell from 9:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 10. Doors open at 8 a.m.  The cost is $20, which includes a box lunch.  Register at fbcrockwalltx.org or at the table in the […]

Volunteers sought for Western Days festival

(Lewisville) An online application form is available at lewisvillewesterndays.com for anyone wanting to volunteer for the 2011 Western Days festival on Friday, Sept. 23, and Saturday, Sept. 24.  Volunteers are needed for the festival for a wide range of tasks, including festival load-in, Information Booth, festival activities, and greeters. Volunteer positions are available during the […]