What's going on in East Texas this weekend? Nov. 1-3 | Arts & Culture
Looking for something to do this weekend, but don't want to drive far to do it? Stay right here in East Texas to enjoy festivals, music, theater and lots more!
Check out this weekend's list:
Moore's Store: 903.833.5100 • 1551 Farm to Market 279
11/1 The Washers • 8 p.m. No Cover
11/2 Whiskey Prophets • 8 p.m. • No Cover
Don't let the guys in the deer stands keep you ladies away. Come on out for Ladies Fun Night Out!
The Forge: 1610 FM 279 - 903-833-5970
11/1 Heather Little & Matt Bradshaw
11/2 Barefoot Hippies
UT Tyler Cowan Center - Enjoy some of your favorite classical works from the silver screen, including Barber's Adagio for Strings ("Platoon"), J. Strauss' On the Beautiful Blue Danube ("2001: A Space Odyssey"), Bartok's Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta ("The Shining"), and much more! Joining Richard Lee and the orchestra is soprano Suzie LeBlanc. Serving as your guide through the movies is popular Tyler actor and film fan, Chris Abraham- Nov. 2 at 7:30pm. Single tickets on sale now online or by calling 903-566-7424.
A Southern Exposure - Liberty Hall on Friday and Saturday at 7:30pm. LibertyTyler.com for details. or: www.damselflypublishers.com (a percentage of the box office benefits Meals on Wheels Ministries, Inc. 3001 Robertson Rd., Tyler, Texas 75701 campaign to End Senior Hunger By 2020.)
Don Williams at Caldwell Auditorium, Sunday at 6pm. Don Williams (born May 27, 1939 in Floydada, Texas), is an American country singer, songwriter and a 2010 inductee to the Country Music Hall of Fame.
He grew up in Portland, Texas, and graduated in 1958 from Gregory-Portland High School. After seven years with the folk-pop group Pozo-Seco Singers, he began his solo career in 1971, singing popular ballads and amassing 17 No. 1 hits. Tickets at OuthouseTickets.com.
November - Mayhem at the Mansion: Murder Mystery at the Goodman Begins at 7 p.m. Goodman-LeGrand House and Museum, 624 N. Broadway.
Nov. 1-3 - Dallas Harvest Hunter/Jumper Horse Show Texas Rose Horse Park. www.texasrosehorsepark.com 903-882-8696.
Tyler Civic Theater - Arsenic and Old Lace - 400 Rose Park Drive, 7:30pm on Friday and Saturday, 2:30pm on Sunday. Tickets here or call 903-592-0561 Tickets range from $15-20. Arsenic and Old Lace is a play by American playwright Joseph Kesselring, written in 1939. It has become best known through the film adaptation starring Cary Grant and directed by Frank Capra.
Spooktacular Bull Bash Includes bull riding, mutton bustin', a greased pig chase and mascot races. Lon Morris College Rodeo Arena. www.spooktacularbullbash.net 903-586-5950
Curtis Wright, Linda Davis, Taylor Heard, and Michael Curtis at Bushman's Event Center. November 2 at 6:00 pm. Tickets through OuthouseTickets.com
Classic movies in the Park - 1936 classic movie Bullets or Ballots - Nov. 2, starts at dark. Reagan Park - Park Ave. and Crockett Road. 903-723-3014.
The Diamond B Ranch will host its 4th Annual Sugar Cane Squeeze from 10am-6pm. Ranch owners will be running its 100 year old horse powered cane mill. The sugar cane used to make syrup is grown right here on the ranch. There will be lots of activities for the whole family. Admission is $5 per person. Kids 12 and under are free. Diamond B is located 2.2 miles from the Neches Post Office on FM 321. For more information contact number listed. Phone:(903)721-9111.
Liberty Opry - Nov. 2...Enjoy live, family-oriented musical entertainment with a different theme each week. At 1816 Sam Houston Ave. www.libertyopry.com 936-336-5830 or 877-729-9103.
Iron Horse Festival - Friday and Saturday, Nov. 1 & 2. Downtown Mineola. Carnival, BMX exhibition, Beer and wine garden, chili cook off, 5K Rhythm fun run/walk, food, fun and lots of vendors. Friday night is the Mineola's Got Talent contest at 6pm, as well as a concert by Rafael Espinoza at 8pm. More details on flyer, below.
Fine Art Market Downtown.- See flyer, below. Saturday and Sunday!
Also, Do you have your tickets for this year's Patrons' Dinner on Friday, November 1? They are available for just $50 each at Clara Ida Frances, Art & Espresso, and Copper Leaf Day Spa, and include not only the catered dinner, but entertainment by Jazz Canvas...a unique medley of an artist creating an original piece of art inspired by live music. Here's the Jazz Canvas website where you can see them in action:
Authors' Showcase Saturday - 9:30am - 4-m at Winnsboro Cetner for the Arts. Free. Details here. The Center is located at 200 Market Street in Winnsboro. 903-342-0686.