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Top 10 Things to Do in Texarkana 8/2/2021-8/10/2021

1. Line Dance Class at Crossties
Tuesday, August 3
Come join the Tuesday night crew! Line dancing is great exercise and so much fun. Class is $5 per person-bring extra for your drinks! We meet upstairs. We step through each dance so it’s never too late to start! Learn more. 

2. Drawdown and Casino Night
Thursday, August 5
Temple Memorial Pediatric Center Annual Drawdown & Casio Night is coming back to Crossties this year! Join us Thursday August 5th at 6pm, starting with a delicious dinner prepared by Pops Place, beverages, and casino tables! Tickets are $100 (admits 2 people) with a chance to win $5,000. Tickets are limited, we only sell 150! Tickets go on sale June 1st! Learn more. 

3. Splash Pad Rededication
Thursday, August 5
The ceremony will celebrate the addition of shade ports, picnic tables, and fencing to complete the Rotary Splash Pad, which began in 2010. The project was made possible with funds donated by the Rotary Clubs of Texarkana: Wilbur Smith, International, Sunrise, Oaklawn and various sponsors and grants. Learn more!

4. TRAHC’S 33rd Annual Juried Exhibition Opening Reception
Friday, August 6
Art pieces from Canada, Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Hawaii, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Minnesota, New Mexico, New York, Oklahoma, Texas, Virginia, and Washington all in the same building! 100 pieces ranging from stained glass, fiber art, metal installations, and sculptures to traditional paintings hanging in the first-third floor. Learn more!

5. Tax Free Weekend
August 6 – 8
Support local shops and enjoy tax free weekend!

6. Texarkana Farmers Market Salsa Contest
Saturday, August 7
Make plans to attend this exciting event! Learn more.

7. Texarkana Museum System – The Talking Dead
Saturday, August 7
Make plans to attend this exciting event! Learn more.

8. Stateline Post Office
Take a drive around the newly completed downtown post office!

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9. Mural Scavenger Hunt
Partake in a scavenger hunt of all of the murals in downtown Texarkana! 

10. Go See a Movie
Beat the summer heat and go see a movie with your family and friends! Latest films here. 

Live Local Music
Head over to the goTXK Community Calendar to take a look at all of the live music happening around Texarkana, USA this week! 

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