November 2 - Whitewright
11th ANNUAL GRAND STREET FALL FEST ...
Whitewright Area Chamber of Commerce presents a Firefighters
Chili Cook-off, Family Fun Run, arts/crafts, food vendors,
classic car show, live entertainment, kid’s activities & more.
Historic Downtown. 9am-4pm. Also seeking food, art &
merchandise vendors. (903) 364-2000.
November 29-30 & December 1 - Elm Mott
the 25th annual festival over
Thanksgiving Weekend with fine crafts and heirloom skills. Fun
for the whole family! Horse-drawn hayrides, homestead crafts,
restored 1760’s gristmill, family music, horse farming demos,
homegrown foods, black-smithing, sheepdog work, woodworking,
pottery-making & more. Fri/Sat 10am-9pm; Sun 12-5pm. Free
admission. (254) 754-9600.
November 25-December 31 - Cleburne
WHISTLE STOP CHRISTMAS...
Hulen Park’s lighting ceremony of 3 million lights, historic
steam engine & train whistle-blowing, a lighted Christmas
Parade, Santa in the Park, music, St. Nick Fest & a Christmas
Tour of Homes. (817) 645-2455.
December 6, 7, 8 - Granbury
GRANBURY “A CHRISTMAS TOUR” ...
30th Anniversary! Tour private historic homes & public
buildings that are festively decorated for the holidays. Enjoy
shopping, carriage rides & other activities. Tickets are $20
in advance thru Nov 29 & then $25 thru Dec 8. Call (817)
573-5299 or tickets also available on-line:
December 7 - Clifton
NORWEGIAN COUNTRY CHRISTMAS TOUR...
“The Norwegian Capital of Texas” presents its tour of homes,
history and 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
December 7–8 - McKinney
40th MCKINNEY HOLIDAY HOME TOUR...
Enjoy a tour of five homes in the historic district and
throughout the area. Benefiting Heritage Guild’s downtown
Chestnut Square village of restored homes and buildings.
Saturday & Sunday. Purchase tickets online, or call (972)
467-9823. See tour homes at:
February 22, 2014 - Gainesville
28th NORTH TEXAS FARM TOY SHOW... View, buy, sell,
trade farm toys of all kinds—trucks, custom toys& other
miscellaneous toys & parts. Held at the Gainesville Civic
Center, 311 S. Weaver. 9am-3pm. Admission: $2. Contact Ed
Pick, 504 CR300, Muenster TX 76252.
March 7–8 - Fort Worth
51st ANNUAL FORT WORTH SHOW OF ANTIQUES &
See over 100 exhibitors from across the U.S. with a gutsy mix
of all styles, eras, and price ranges of antiques, art &
vintage. Fri 9 am-7pm; Sat 9am-5pm. Will Rogers Memorial
$7 admission; kids free. Discount coupon
(817) 291-3952. Show news:
March 15, 2014 - Dublin
ST. PATRICK’S CELEBRATION... “The Irish Capital of
Texas” presents a
arts & crafts
and food vendors, pageants, parade, Shamrock Shuffle Run, dog
show, costume contest, gun show, roller derby, carnival,
family-friendly entertainment & more!
email@example.com. (254) 445-3422.
April 18-20 (including Easter Sun-day) - Grandview,
Maypearl, Itasca & Cleburne - ANTIQUE ALLEY TEXAS & 37 MILES
Grandview, Cleburne (“Little Round Top”), Maypearl & Itasca
welcome shoppers with treasures galore. Maps available (during
the show) in Grandview. Vendor Inquiries welcome!
www.AntiqueAlleyTexas.com. or (817) 240-4948.