What's going on in East Texas this weekend? April 11-14 |
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East Texas has no shortage of fun, entertaining, and even educational things to do. When you have your weekend days off, you can find something great to do locally to save your gas money and support local business!
JD Souther in concert, according to MusicCityTexas.org. • Reserved Seating: $35
Special Seating Chart: click here
Showtime: 8:00 pm • Doors: 6:30 pm BOX OFFICE:
(903) 756-9934. M-F 10:00AM - 3:00PM 108 Legion Street, Linden, TX 75563. Call for ticket availability!
Souther’s songs, including many Eagles and Linda Ronstadt hits, appear on more than 150 million records worldwide. He has received Grammy® nominations, Academy of Country Music and American Music Awards, 21 ASCAP performance awards, and the prestigious ASCAP Golden Note Award in 2009. He is currently writing, recording and plays featured character Watty White on the hit ABC show Nashville. Music City Texas Theater welcomes J.D. supported by Chris Walters on piano and Jerry Navarro on bass.
OUR TOWN by Thornton Wilder - FRI.-SAT., APR. 12 & 13 12 & 13, 7:00 pm, SUN. Matinee APR. 14, 2:00 pm. ~ Directed by Maryann Miller In association with Samuel French
The classic three-act play, Our Town by Thornton Wilder, will be on stage at the Winnsboro Center for the Arts in April. Our Town is a character-driven story about an average town's citizens in the early twentieth century as depicted through their everyday lives. Cost: $10/adults $5/under 12 Website: Click to visit the site or call 903-342-0686 for ticket information.
Emily Elbert in concert at Crossroads Music Company. Tickets are available by clicking here.
From Facebook: "Nomadic soul songstress Emily Elbert was raised in Texas on a musical diet of Antonio Carlos Jobim, James Taylor, Jimi Hendrix, and '60s radio. Now at 24, she has played over 600 shows throughout the US and in 15 countries around the world, from Peru to Palestine, and Turkey to Thailand. Emily's music has won awards in the U.S. and U.K., garnered accolades from publications including the Washington Post and Glamour Magazine, and YouTube videos of her performances have attracted more than 1.5 million views from music lovers worldwide. The Boston Folk Festival notes, "Emily is among the most glowing of the upcoming generation of American singer-songwriters, if 'upcoming' even applies to this phenom any longer."
Texas Rebellion - Classic Country Music... Moore's Store Friday, April 12 at 7pm. 903-833-5100 for more information. 8-11pm. $7.
Wesley Pruitt Band at Moore's Store on Saturday (Blues/Americana/Soul) $10. 903-833-5100. 8-11 p.m.. See more information about the WPBand by clicking here, including a video!
The Forge: Every Saturday, 3-6 p.m. Bluesman, Craig Wallace performs! Also: 4/11 Nate Kip & Company -- 4/12 Clay Thrash --- 4/13 Matt Bradshaw & Heather Little --- Call 903-833-5970 for more details on any of these shows.
The Godfather Part II at Liberty Hall. 103 E. Erwin Street. Thursday night, 7pm. $5 cas at the door. See LibertyTyler.com for details.
Susan Cowsill and Lauren Alexander at Liberty Hall Saturday, April 13 at 8pm. Details on both artists and link to tickets located here.
In The Room Upstairs, written by Robin Haynie, is the seventh show of Mrs. Haynie produced by the theatre. Come out to the Henderson County Performing Arts Center to see this taut drama. Henderson County Performing Arts Center. 400 Gibson Road. April 11-13 performances at 7:30pm April 4-6, April 14 at 2:00pm. 903-675-3908 for ticket information.
Mineola Music in the Streets - every Saturday: PICKERS WANTED: Fiddles ~ Guitars ~ Dobros Banjos ~ Stand Up Bass ~ Dulcimers ~ Autoharps ~ Mandolins ~ Harmonicas. Every Saturday ~ 10:30 a.m. DOWNTOWN MINEOLA Meet in front of Edward Jones on Pacific Street next to Kitchens Hardware. NO AMPS PERMITTED. BRING YOUR INSTRUMENT AND CHAIR, FIND A GROUP, FORM A CIRCLE AND START PICKIN’ AND SINGING. MUSICIANS & LISTENERS WELCOME ....IT"S FREE! 903-569-2087 for more information.
Dalton Days Wild West Show and Mounted Shooting... Saturday, April 13 Longview Rodeo Arena. Gates open 9am-2-m. Adult tickets $6 advance, $8 gate. children (3-12yrs) $4 Advance and at gate. Under 2 free. See DaltonDays.com for more details.
Downtown Live at 5- Downtown Market ..5-7pm on Heritage Plaza. Free event! Shane Phillips performs on April 12.
See what towns have farmers' markets that will be open this weekend by clicking here.