November 12 - Hamilton
8th 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 @ Alamo).
9am-4pm. Pottsville Extension Education Club gives proceeds to
scholarships. Salsa entries:
Event/booth info: firstname.lastname@example.org.
November 18–20 - Cleburne
13th ANNUAL PIONEER
DAYS AT CHISHOLM TRAIL MUSEUM…
Enjoy a Terry’s Texas Rangers Civil War re-encampment, Native
Americans in full regalia, Ghosts of Buzzard Flats
gunfighters, craft & food vendors, and a Western town of
historic buildings. On Saturday, Buttermilk Junction performs
at 10am. Free admission & free parking.
www.jcchisholmtrail.com. (817) 240-9535.
December 2–3 - Granbury
33rd ANNUAL "FOR
GRANBURY, A CANDLELIGHT TOUR"...
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
www.granburyacandlelighttour.com. (682) 936-4550, or
December 3 - Clifton
NORWEGIAN COUNTRY CHRISTMAS
"The Norwegian Capital of Texas" presents its tour of homes,
history & art from 9am to 5pm. Evening events include dancers,
carriage rides, caroling & shopping! Tickets: $10; children 12
& under $5. Come experience the warmth of Norwegian culture.
December 3 - Weatherford
CHRISTMAS ON THE
Come home for Weatherford's Christmas on the Square, Saturday
11am to 5pm. Enjoy the merriment of the season with carolers,
craft and food vendors, children's activities and, of course,
Santa Claus. Parade 10am. For information, call (888)
594-3801, or visit
December 3 - Dallas
29th DALLAS CHILDREN’S
HEALTH HOLIDAY PARADE…
This grand parade is designed for children and is also
broadcast widely on television. Enjoy giant inflatables,
unique performance groups, marching bands & more at this free
event. Benefiting Children’s Health Center. Downtown, 10am.
March 4–6 - Dallas
NORTH TEXAS IRISH FESTIVAL…
As one of the largest Celtic cultural events in the nation,
this fest offers some of the finest in Irish & Scottish
entertainment, world-famous bands, award-winning dancers,
educational workshops, crafts, and storytellers at Fair Park.
March 9–12 - Denton
32nd TEXAS STORYTELLING
"Ear Candy - Sweet Sound of Story". Featured tellers are Don
White, Dolores Hydock, Clare Murphy, and Carolina
Quiroga-Stultz, plus storyteller concerts, ghost stories,
Liar's Contest, kids' activities & workshops. Denton Civic
March 18–19 - 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. (682) 936-4550.
April 21–23 and September 15–17 - Grandview-Sand
ANTIQUE ALLEY TEXAS +
30 MILES OF SHOPPING...
This biannual event covers 30+ miles. Grandview offers 100's
of downtown sidewalk /railroad easement vendors & award
winning Masonic Lodge BBQ. Pasture sales galore between Grandview & Cleburne. Do not park
on highway! (817) 240-4948.
June 9–10 - Cisco
CISCO TEXAS PIE FEST...
Let's have a good old-fashioned summer celebration in downtown
Cisco, TX. This unique pie-centric festival will have lots of
family fun, games, pie-baking contests, arts & crafts,
entertainment and food. (Wonder what kind of pies will be
there?) (254) 442-2537.