November 7 - Whitewright
13th GRAND STREET FALL FESTIVAL...
Whitewright Area Chamber of Commerce presents a Family Fun
Run, arts/crafts, food vendors, live entertainment, kid’s
activities & more. Historic Down-town, 9am-4pm. Also seeking
food, art & craft vendors.
November 14 - Hamilton
7th ANNUAL HOLIDAY MARKET...
Discover festive gift fair shopping, Farmers Propane Salsa
Contest, kid’s activities, book sale, vendors, burgers, door
prizes & more at Fair Park’s pavilions (1007 Park Rd at
Alamo). 9am-4pm. Pottsville Extension Education Club gives
proceeds to scholarships. Salsa entries:
Event/booth info: (254) 386-8396 or
November 27–January 2 - Denison
GRAYSON COUNTY HOLIDAY TOUR
Enjoy the Loy Lake Park driving tour through the park with
over 60 animated lighted displays. Take Loy Lake Exit off
Highway 75. 6pm to 10pm nightly. No admission fee / donations
November 27, 28, 29 - Elm Mott
28th ANNUAL HOMESTEAD FAIR...
Over Thanksgiving Weekend, the whole family enjoys
fine crafts & heirloom skills, horse-drawn hayrides, a
restored 1760’s gristmill, family music, horse farming demos,
homegrown foods, blacksmithing, woodworking, sheepdogs,
pottery-making & more. Fri & Sat 10am-9pm; Sun 12noon-5pm.
Free. (254) 754-9600.
December 4–5 - Granbury
31st ANNUAL “FOR GRANBURY, A
During this magical time, rich histories unfold as citizens
open their private and historic homes! Also enjoy lights,
carols, Christmas treats, and carriage rides. For early
discounted tickets, go to
December 5 - Clifton
NORWEGIAN COUNTRY CHRISTMAS TOUR...
“The Nor-wegian Capital of Texas” presents its tour of homes,
history & art from 9am to 5pm. Evening events include dancers,
carriage rides, caroling and shopping! Tickets: $10; children
12 & under $5. Come experience the warmth of Norwegian
December 5 - Dallas
28th CHILDREN’S MEDICAL CENTER HOLIDAY
This grand parade is designed for children and is broad-cast
on television. Enjoy giant inflatables, unique performance
groups, marching bands & more at this free event. Benefiting
Children’s Medical Center.
December 6 - Weatherford
CHRISTMAS ON THE SQUARE...
Come home for Weatherford’s Christmas on the Square, Saturday
Dec 16, noon to 5pm. Enjoy the merriment of the season with
carolers, craft & food vendors, children’s activities and, of
course, Santa Claus. For information, call (888) 594-3801, or
March 3–5, 2016 - Fort Worth
53rd ANNUAL FORT WORTH SHOW OF
ANTIQUES & ART...
Over 150 exhibitors from across the U.S. with a fun mix of all
styles, eras and price ranges of antiques, art & vintage.
Thurs & Fri
9am-7pm; Sat 9am-5pm. Will Rogers Memorial Center, $8
admission; kids free. (817) 291-3952. Find discount coupon at
Show news at
March 5 - Possum Kingdom Lake
MARDI GRAS - BOURBON
An afternoon parade down PK’s own Bourbon Street signals the
start of Mardi Gras, Possum Kingdom style! Complete with
floats, beads, candy, trinkets. Round out the day with a
shrimp feast, Cajun dance music, crowning of King Possum &
Queen Carp, and awards for costumes & floats. (940) 779-2424.
Toll-free (888) 779-8330.
March 12 - Dublin
ST. PATRICK’S CELEBRATION...
“The Irish Capital of Texas” presents a festival of fun,
including arts & crafts and food vendors, pageants, parade,
Shamrock Shuffle Run, dog show, costume contest, gun show,
roller derby, carnival, family-friendly entertainment and much
March 19–20 - Granbury
38th GENERAL GRANBURY’S BIRTHDAY
PARTY BEAN, BRISKET & RIB COOK-OFF...
Hosted around the downtown Historic Courthouse Square,
celebrate the birthday of the town’s namesake with arts &
crafts booths, bean-eating contest, outhouse races, and
entertainment. (817) 573-5299.
April 15–17 - Grandview-Sand Flat-Cleburne-Maypearl-Alvarado-Venus
ANTIQUE ALLEY TEXAS + 30 MILES OF SHOPPING...
Grandview offers 100’s of downtown sidewalk & rail-road
easement vendors, plus award-winning Masonic Lodge BBQ. Maps
available at Pop & Grans Antiques in downtown Grandview.
Pasture sales galore between Grandview & Cleburne. Do not park
on highway! For more information: (817) 240-4948 or