In & Around – Huntsville/Lake Livingston

Play Texas 42

When: March 7, 14, 21 & 28, 2018

Time: 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Where: Huntsville Public Library, 1219 13th St., Huntsville, TX 77340

Get in on the fun! Play Texas 42, a dominoes game similar in style to bridge and spades, at the Huntsville Public Library from 1 to 3 p.m. Wednesdays in March. Studies show playing dominoes can be beneficial for the mind as attention to detail and strategy is essential to play. Come to the Community Room each week and strategize your winning moves. We’ll supply the dominoes and refreshments. Please register at the link provided or call Mary at 936-291-5471 for more information. Games will be played weekly if 8 or more players register. This program is for adults 18 years and older.

Rusty Chippy Vintage Hippy & Garden Show

When: March 10 & 11, 2018

Time: March 10th – 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.; March 11th – 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Where: Walker County Fair Grounds, 3925 TX-30 West, Huntsville, TX 77340

Admission: $5.00 – ticket good for both days

Repainted Furniture, Jewelry, Antiques Collectibles, and Garden Show.

Livingston Trade Days

When: March 16 – 18, 2018

Times: Fri. 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; Sat. 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; Sun. 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Where: Pedigo Park, 925 US 59 Bypass, North Livingston, TX 77351

Admission & Parking: FREE

Open year-round on the weekend before the third Monday of each month.  Livingston Trade Days is held in beautiful Pedigo Park surrounded by picturesque East Texas Pines. Two large covered pavilions and a multitude of open-air lots host a wide variety of local food, arts & crafts, hunting accessories, tools, collectibles, unique clothing, jewelry, shabby chic, antiques, and so much more. Bring your family and enjoy a day in the park. There’s something for everyone! For more information on this event, contact Stacy Edwards or Lynn Riley at 877-824-6653 or livingstontradedays@livingston.net.

Bacon & Brew Fest

When: March 24, 2018

Time: All Day – 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.; Concert 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Where: Downtown Historic Huntsville, TX 77340

Huntsville Main Street will host its first Bacon and Brew Fest starting with a 5K run, there will food trucks, sample beer from Texas breweries (must be 21 to sample beer) dunking booth, games, a separate children section & so much more, end the day with a concert, too! For more information call 936-291-5920.

“Veterans Muster” – A “FREE” Family Fun Festival

When: Saturday, March 24, 2018

Time: 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Where:  HEARTS Veterans Museum, 463 State Hwy 75 N., Huntsville, TX 77320

 The “Veterans Muster” is a “FREE” Family Fun Festival honoring those who keep us safe; Veterans, Active Duty Military, and First Responders, See the Black Hawk & Life Flight Helicopters, vintage military vehicles & aircraft, Law Enforcement, Fire Fighter and EMTs vehicles and equipment; Tour the Museum; Classic Cars; Motorcycles; Quilt Show; Kid Fun and Adventures to include photo ops, camouflage face painting, rock climbing; Food & Vendors; Live Music; Much More, Something for Everyone! For additional information contact Tara Burnett @ HEARTS Veterans Museum, 936-295-5959 or email taraburnette@heartsmuseum.com.

Herb Festival of the Wynne Home

When: March 24, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Where: Wynne Home Arts Center, 1428 11th St., Huntsville, TX 77340

A large variety of herb, perennial, vegetable and pollinator plants grown by members will be for sale. Speakers, vendors, musicians and artists will make for an interesting event. There will be craft activities for children. The event is free to the public. For more information call 936-891-5024.