A T-Town Top 10: Week of March 6-12, 2017

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Things to do in Texarkana March 6-12

  • Rockin’ Road to Dublin - A fusion of rock and Irish, that puts Irish Dance back in the spotlight. A can’t-miss spectacle; the perfect balance between concert and stage show. Mar 10 at 7:30. Perot Theatre. Buy tickets. 

  • Four States Reining. The western riding competition where the riders guide the horses through a precise patterns of circles, spins, and stops. Mar 11-12. Four States Equine Center. Learn more. 

  • Clean Water FUNdraiser - a family-friendly event with carnival-style games, bingo, and hot-dog eating contest, and bake sale. Bounce house and face painting. Hamburger and hot dog supper with $5 plates. ALL proceeds benefit Jenny Walker’s mission trip to build water wells in Africa this summer with Child Legacy International. $7 in advance; $10 at the door. Sat, Mar 11, 4-8 PM. Learn more or email [email protected] for details. 

  • Artist Reception for opening of “Duality” exhibit of Texarkana native watercolor and tattoo artist Joel Wright. Mar 7, 5-7PM TAMUT; John F. Moss Library, TAMU-T campus. Through April 28. Learn more.

  • Handel’s Messiah Part 2. Texarkana Regional Chorale with the TC Dept of Music. Two performances: 6:00 pm & 7:30 pm. Tues, Mar 7 Texarkana College. Only $5. Learn more.

  • Annual Military and First Responders Appreciation Night at Texas A&M University-Texarkana baseball game when the Eagles take on Ouachita Baptist University at 6 p.m. following the presentation of the colors and a moment of silence; wear red to honor everyone deployed. FREE to all active-duty military, veterans and first responders. Tues, Mar 7, at George Dobson Field at Spring Lake Park. Learn more.

  • Learn in PLACE:
    • CNN’s Rich Benjamin—speaking virtually on his book Searching for Whitopia: An Improbable Journey to the Heart of White America” Mar 8, 6-8PM; TAMUT; 7101 University Ave or Online. 
    • Guest Speaker Dr. Robert Schwaller—“Examining Race in Colonial Mexico” Thurs, Mar 9, 7-8:30 PM. TAMUT University Center Second Floor UC 217. Refreshments. Learn more. 

  • Rainbow Magic at Discovery Place Children’s Museum. Sat, Mar 11, 1-3PM. an afternoon of fun crafts and games to explore the magic of rainbows and prisms. Free with admission. Learn more. 

  • While downtown with the kids: Drop your child’s entry in the 2017 Pint-sized Picassos Art Competition - due Sat, Mar 11 by 4 PM. Twelve winning pieces of nature-themed artwork will be selected for use in a unique desk calendar. Winning artists will receive prizes! Open to any Texarkana area child 5–7 years old. Raising funds for TRAHC’s beautiful home in the Regional Arts Center. Details and guidelines. Questions? Call Amy Donohoe at 903-792-8681

  • Also enjoy…


This Week's Totally T-Town Fave Foods

Dr. Jason Smith
Pleasant Grove ISD


Grilled Chicken Caesar Salad from Ironwood Grill

Cristy Lummus

CHRISTUS Foundation Development Coordinator & LT Class of 2017


Beef & Broccoli at China Inn


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