What's going on in East Texas this weekend? July 11-14 | Arts & Culture
It is HOT in East Texas, no doubt, but that won't stop anyone in our neck of the woods from having some weekend fun. Here's a list for you to find out what's available for you to do July 11 through July 14:
7/12 Cody Jinks (Texas Country/SouthernRock) [pictured] $8 advanced tickets available at outhousetickets.com or $12 at the door. (903)833-5100 1551 Farm to Market 279 • 75754
7/13 Chase & New South (Country) • $7 at the door (903)833-5100 - 1551 Farm to Market 279 • 75754
The Forge Bistro - 1560 FM 27
Every Saturday, 3-6 p.m. Bluesman, Craig Wallace performs
7/11 Patrick James Freden
7/12 Logan K. Strong
7/13 Mike Acoustic
Tyler: THE MAGILLS -- AMERICANA Friday, July 12, 2013 0900 PM - The Magill's style combines the country gospel of Elvis Presley and Johnny Cash with the sounds of modern-day Americana. At the heart of their provocative lyrics and catchy tunes is a message of hope and redemption that remains with the listener long after the music fades. Location: Stanley's Famous Pit Bar-B-QJuly 12, 2013 at Lago del Pino - Clay Thrash - Thrash's country music performance is surely a force to be reckoned with. He has a smooth, organic voice backed with great musicianship and writing that needs no tweaking or tuning. His tunes have something for everyone and will leave your ears yearning for more. Take notice, these guys are legit. Music starts at 8:00 p.m. July 13, 2013 at Lago del Pino - LC Rocks - Clad in leather and 80’s glam, LC Rocks brings energy and attitude. LC ROCKS plays a variety of music but is best known for their covers of 80’s bands such as Guns & Roses, Led Zeppelin, Def Leppard, AC/DC, Journey, and more! LC ROCKS has been playing top Austin clubs and private parties throughout Central Texas since 2002 and has earned the reputation as Central Texas’ most popular 80’s rock band! They will ROCK you! Music begins at 9:00 p.m.
Friday, July 12 6-9 pm - Red Devil Rebels - KE Cellars- 4574 S Broadway, Tyler, TX 75703
51st annual Mineola Fire Department Rodeo: July 12 and 13 at Fire Dept. Rodeo Arena - Hwy 69 North - 8pm nightly. (See poster below)
Mineola. Pickers wanted. Fiddles, guitars, dobros, banjos, stand up bass, dulcimers, autoharps, mandolins, harmonicas welcome. No amps permitted. Bring a group. Bring instruments, chairs, and start pickin'. Indoor facility available during bad weather. Free. 10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Meet at the gazebo downtown near the railroad station. See mineola.com for more details.
Don't forget the movie Friday night at dark--The Lorax--north side of the Plaza Museum downtown....concessions available, but bring your skeeter spray!
Explore the power of wind and ari through demonstrations and hands-on exploration. Saturday 10am-3pm at Longview Mall, center court. Free! Lego building competition has a $3 entry free. See www.longviewwow.org for full details.
The Kilgore Shakespeare Festival continutes this weekend! See texasshakespeare.com for details.
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