T-Town Top 10: Weeks of Dec 18-31+, 2017


Things to do in Texarkana December 18-31+, 2017  

2-Week Holiday Edition 

1. Shop Local. In those remaining few days before Christmas and shop local. Golden Rule It. Imagine Texarkana is YOUR business, because it is! As your business goes, so go you! From meals, treats, to stocking stuffers and gift cards, shop local and support friends and neighbors.

2. Create Memories with your Family

  • Attend Candlelight Services at St. James Day School. Tuesday & Wednesday, Dec. 19-20 • 6 p.m.

  • Enjoy Story Time at the Ahern House. Saturday, Dec. 23 • 1-3 p.m. Share the readings of all the beloved tradiional holiday stories with your young ones. Texarkana Museums System.

  • Swing through Bethlehem at St. Luke’s Methodist Church. Tuesday, Dec. 19

  • View the Christmas Lights. Pack up the family with some hot chocolate and drive around town to see all the beautiful Christmas lights!

  • Attend Christmas Eve Services throughout the community. Take the family. Relish the blessing. Pick any church and give them a call... Every hour of that day - Sunday, Dec 24.

  • Sing carols with family and friends

3. New for your calendar! PGISD State Championship Game. Friday, Dec. 22 • 3 p.m. Cowboys Stadium Support the team as PGISD takes the field at Cowboy Stadium to make district history when they play for the 4A Division II FOOTBALL TEXAS STATE CHAMPIONSHIP as the culmination of their record no-loss season. Root for the HAWKS to join the ranks of the other three in-city districts who have worn the state football crowns. Go Hawks!

4. AFTER CHRISTMAS: Time to get out of the house!

5. TRAHC’s Winter Art Camp for Kids. Wednesday-Friday, Dec. 27-29. Sign up the kids! Arts on Main - Ages 5-7 with Lindsay Foster; Ages 8-12 with Megan Griffin.

6. More fun for the holiday break

  • Take advantage of all of the blockbuster holiday movies at Cinemark Theatre.
  • Holiday Bowl! with Arcade, Bowling and now Laser Tag. A sure way to burn some sugar and energy during the Holiday break. Any day.

7. FIRST CLASS and FREE! Go Outside! Enjoy our beautiful Texarkana weather at one of our many city parks and trails in AR and TX, or at one of our local lakes. Teach a child to fish!

8. Give Back. Christmas is the season of giving. So, in the midst of all the shopping and busyness, or after the dust has settled, take time out of your day to volunteer to those less fortunate.

9. Tai Chi. Thursday, Dec. 28 Get a head start on New Year’s Resolutions. Seniors Living Well.

10. RING IN THE NEW YEAR on December 31! Jr. League Gatsby Party at Ben and Jane Collins Home - and benefit the Open Hearts Food Pantry. Or, check out the Community Calendar in the Texarkana Gazette. Reporter Aaron Brand always has an up-to-date listing of what’s going on where! 

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