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Top 10 Things to Do in Texarkana 8/9/2021-8/17/2021

1. Legally Blonde Jr. Auditions
Monday, August 9
Kids! Want to audition? Legally Blonde JR. follows the transformation of Elle Woods as she tackles stereotypes, snobbery and scandal in pursuit of her dreams. As Elle begins outsmarting her peers, she realizes that law may be her natural calling after all. Learn more here!

2. Wednesday Night Hole League
Wednesday, August 11
ALL GOLFERS WELCOME. Our popular Wednesday night stableford 9 hole tournaments start today. We pay out in cash and host an optional shootout after your 9 hole round. Whether you play for fun or competition, this group is for you. Call the pro shop at 903-334-7401 or visit here.

3. Paint and Sip at 67 Landing
Thursday, August 12
Join Shea at our bi-monthly paint and sip at 67 Landing and paint “Wild Rooster”. Your ticket includes all the supplies needed and your first drink. This is a perfect mid week relaxing evening, or fun date night with your bestie or significant other. Learn more!

4. Moonlight and Movies: Operation Petticoat
Friday, August 13
The Texarkana Museums System is showing Operation Petticoat featuring Cary Grant and TonyCurtis at the Ace of Clubs House sponsored by the Patterson-Troike Foundation. Everyone who attends gets entered in the drawing on August 27th. We will be giving away a pearl bracelet and earrings at our August 27th movie. Learn more!

5. Freaky Friday Feetup
Friday, August 13
You won’t want to miss this! Karen is going to teach us how to further our yoga practice with a FeetUp trainer. Going upside down is only one of the fun ways to use the trainer. Fun will surly be had. Message us to reserve your spot and/or FeetUp. Learn more!

6. Electric Motor Optical Illusion
Saturday, August 14
This month things are getting electrified at Discovery Place. We will be doing an experiment to make electric motor optical illusions with just a AA battery, copper wire, and magnets. This activity will be on August 14 from 2:00-3:00 PM at the Museum of Regional History. Tickets are $5 per person and FREE for TMS Members. To register visit here.

7. TRAHC’s 33rd Annual Juried Exhibition
Saturday, August 14
Exhibit open Wed-Sat, noon 4pm. Admission is always free! Exhibit closes September 25th. 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!

8. Friday Night Live and Second Saturday Trade Days
August 13 – August 14
Make plans to attend these exciting events! Learn more

See Also

9. Gateway Farmers Market
Saturday, August 14
Support our local farmers this Saturday! Learn more. 

10. Kids Bowl Free at Holiday Bowl
Available through August 22! Registered kids receive two free games of bowling each day of the Kids Bowl Free Program all summer long! This program is designed by bowling centers to give back to the community and provide a safe, secure, and fun way for kids to spend time this summer. Learn more!

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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