What's going on in East Texas this weekend? March 28-31 | Arts & Culture
East Texas has no shortage of fun, entertaining, and even educational things to do. When you have your weekend days off, you can find something great to do locally to save your gas money and support local business!
March 28 - 7:00pm - Jerry Don Branch Duo brings their acoustic style to The Forge (1610 FM 279). 903-833-5970. No charge.
March 29 - 7:30pm - 11:00pm - Eleven Hundred Springs at Moore's Store (1551 FM 279) Texas Country/Rock. Advanced tickets $10 at OuthouseTickets.com, or $15 at the door. Opening band: Ben & Wes.
March 29 - 7:00pm Kimberly Dunn (acoustic) at The Forge. No cover.
March 30 - 3:00pm - Craig Wallace (acoustic) @ The Forge. No cover.
March 30 - 7:00 p.m. Heather Little & Matt Bradshaw (acoustic) at The Forge. No cover.
March 30 - 8:00pm - Brad Ward (country) $7 cover. Moore's Store. (903) 833-5100.
Old Mill Marketplace chili cook off and record-setting Easter egg hunt. Saturday, March 30 from 9am-3pm. Click here for details.
Progressive Country and Line Dance Classes are held on Thursdays for 4 weeks from 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. Texas Country Two-Step and Swing Classes are held on Thursdays for 4 weeks from 7:30 - 8:30 p.m. Both classes are held at the Green Street Recreation Center, 814 S. Green St. Details: contact the Recreation Office at 903-237-1270 Class Schedule: Thursdays, March 28 - April 18. Country Western / Line Class: $25 per person. Texas Country Two-Step / Swing Class: $50 per couple
March 28 - 7:00pm - Liberty Hall - Young Frankenstein- Movie $5 general admission. 903-595-7274.
March 29 - 2:00pm - Liberty Hall - The Ten Commandments - Movie $8 general admisison.
March 29-30 - Ghosts- The Musical at The Texas Theatre. Adults $12, ages 4-18 $8.
From OuthouseTickets.com: “Ghosts: The Musical” is about a very old theater that is in danger of being torn down because it is in poor condition. But the actors and actresses that love the theater, and the actors and actresses who have passed on, COME BACK and save the theater! This show has been dubbed a Ghoulish-Haunted-Otherwordly-Spooktacular-Theatrical-Show! You will laugh and you will cry.
March 30 - Bart Crow at Doug's Bar And Grill (4108 US Hwy 96N)
March 30 - Danny Daniels, 206 Market St. at Double C Steakhouse. No cover. 8-10 pm. 903-342-3111.
March 29-30 - The Croods - animated family movie at the Historic Mineola Select Theater.. 1 hour and 38 minutes, rated PG. Friday and Saturday nights at 7:30pm - adults $6 and chilcren 11 ander $4. Saturday bargain matinee at 2:00pm, all tickets $4. No Sunday matinee on March 31. From lakecountryplayhouse.com: The world's very first prehistoric family goes on a road trip to an uncharted and fantastical world. Stars Nicolas Cage, Ryan Reynolds, Emma Stone.
Beginning quilt class with instructor Lynn Astumian. Saturdays, March 30, April 6 and April 20. 12pm to 2pm. Fees: $40 members, $50 non members.Freedom Baptist Church of Mineola will be holding their Easter sunrise services on Sunday March 31, 2013 at 6:45 AM at the Mineola Nature Preserve. Please bring a chair. (Mineola Nature Preserve is also a great place to hike, walk, bike, and ride your horse! Gorgeous area!) Mineola Music on the Streets - every weekend. Bring your acoustic instruments and play at various locations around town. (See details on image below) Plan to gather around 10:30 AM in front of Edward Jones on Pacific Street next to Kitchens Hardware. Did we miss something? Let us know about your event at WhereYouLive@kltv.com.