|Cadet Program Civil Air Patrol
Cadet Program Civil Air Patrol meets at 6:30 p.m. Mondays at Texarkana Regional Airport Building 13, for ages 12 to 18 years. Call 870-773-2992.
1/31/2013 to 12/31/2015 | | Community
Tonk and Barbara Edwards
Italian Cafe Restaurant, corner of State Line Avenue and Texas Boulevard, will have Tonk and Barbara Edwards performing from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. every Friday and Saturday night. Info: 903-791-0811.
11/08/2013 to 12/31/2013 | Italian Cafe Restaurant | Arts/Entertainment
The Holiday on Ice Skating Rink
The Holiday on Ice Skating Rink will operate today through Sunday, Jan. 5 at Little Creek Park, Mount Vernon, Texas. Hours of operation are 6 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays; 10:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. Saturdays; and 1 p.m. to 5:45 p.m. Sundays. Admission: $5 per person. The event is sponsored by the Franklin County Chamber of Commerce. Info: 903-537-4365 or visit mt-vernon.com.
11/15/2013 to 1/05/2014 | Little Creek Park, Mount Vernon, Texas | Arts/Entertainment
Rail of Lights Christmas and New Year's Train
Historic Jefferson Railway, Jefferson, Texas, will present its annual Rail of Lights Christmas and New Year’s Train. The Christmas Train opens Thursday, Nov. 28 and runs Thursdays-Sundays through Saturday, Dec. 22 (Closed Dec. 1). The Rail of Lights New Year’s Train runs Dec. 26-29 and Dec. 31 featuring the dropping of the ball in Times Square, beverages, noisemakers and fireworks. Times vary for train rides. Tickets are available at railoflights.com. For more information visit jeffersonrailway.com.
11/28/2013 to 12/31/2013 | Historic Jefferson Railway | Arts/Entertainment
professional screenwriting workshop
A professional screenwriting workshop will be held from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays beginning Nov. 30 through Dec. 14 at Washington, Ark., Fire Department conference room with former Hollywood screenplay executive, Claude Brickell. Cost: $45 and includes a copy of Claude’s primer on screenwriting.
11/30/2013 to 12/14/2013 | Washington, Ark., Fire Department | Arts/Entertainment
Texarkana Community Ballet will present “The Nutcracker” at 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 6; 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7; and 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 8 at the Perot Theatre. Tickets are $8-$12. Info: 903-792-4992.
12/06/2013 to 12/08/2013 | Perot Theatre | Arts/Entertainment
27th annual Christmas and Candelight
Historic Washington State Park will present its 27th annual Christmas and Candlelight from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7 and Saturday, Dec. 14 featuring thousands of luminaries and special music while enjoying a tour of locations and homes in 19th century style decorations. Evening programming and tours begin at 1 p.m. and music at 5 p.m. Tickets: $10 for adults and $5 for children (6-12) plus tax. Info: 870-983-2684 or visit historicwashingtonstatepark.com.
12/07/2013 to 12/14/2013 | Historic Washington State Park | Arts/Entertainment
Christmas concert with Carol Collins-Miles
Former Top Model, Carol Collins-Miles (Carol Miles) will perform a Christmas concert from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at Central Mall next to Dillard’s.
12/08/2013 to 12/08/2013 | Central Mall next to Dillards | Arts/Entertainment
Toys for Tots Motorcycle Ride
Toys for Tots Motorcycle Ride will be held Sunday beginning at 9 a.m. leaving Dwight’s Bikers Dream, Texas 98, New Boston, Texas, and 10 a.m. leaving Central Mall from the parking lot of Capital One and Sears. A toy auction will take place at noon at the Elk’s Lodge, 3702 New Boston Rd. Admission is $5 or a new toy.
12/08/2013 to 12/08/2013 | Dwight's Bikers Dream and Central Mall | Arts/Entertainment
Texarkana College will present a student recital at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 11. Admission is free.
12/11/2013 to 12/11/2013 | Texarkana College | Arts/Entertainment
Christmas in the Park
Atlanta State Parks will host the fifth annual Christmas in the Park beginning Wednesday through Sunday, Dec. 15. In order for campers to stay free, you are required to decorate your campsite and you must have a tent or camper. A public drive-thru will be held Friday, Dec. 13 and Saturday, Dec. 14 featuring hot chocolate, cookies, Santa and Mrs. Claus, Smoky the Bear and the Grinch. Visitors may bring cameras and have their pictures taken with Santa. Info: 903-796-6476.
12/11/2013 to 12/15/2013 | Atlanta State Parks | Arts/Entertainment
Friday the 13th: X-Mas Special
Friday the 13th: X-Mas Special, a concert featuring local artists and bands, will be held from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13 at Downtown Pocket Park, E. Broad St., Texarkana, Ark., featuring Righteous and Wicked, Setacide, O’Malley’s Prayer, Matt Coats, Josef Moorhead and others! Tickets are $3 at the door. Concessions items will be available for $1 each. 100% of ticket sales will go towards Susan G. Komen- Texarkana Affiliate.
12/13/2013 to 12/13/2013 | Downtown Pocket Park | Arts/Entertainment
Cinemark 14, 4230 St. Michael Drive in Texarkana, will show FALSTAFF (Verdi) at 11:55 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 14. Encore presentation at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 18. Special pricing applies. Info: cinemark.com.
12/14/2013 to 12/14/2013 | Cinemark 14 | Arts/Entertainment
Ashdown, Ark., Christmas Parade will be held on Saturday, Dec. 14.
12/14/2013 to 12/14/2013 | Ashdown, Ark. | Arts/Entertainment
Barbara Robinson's the Best Christmas Pageant, Ever!
Fine Line Players will present Barbara Robinson’s the Best Christmas Pageant, Ever! at 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 12 and 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 14 at First United Methodist Church Cabe Center. General admission is $10 or you may bring a new story or chapter book and receive $5 admission. For reservations or more information call 501-626-6778.
12/14/2013 to 12/14/2013 | First United Methodist Church Cabe Center | Arts/Entertainment