The McKinney Performing Arts Center (MPAC) is continuing its hit Friday Night Flicks series where residents and visitors alike can enjoy the unique experience of viewing cult classic movies in the restored theater of the historic Collin County Courthouse. Oct. 17 – Rocky Horror Picture Show
Critically-acclaimed Kentucky duo, Sundy Best, will be bringing their unique blended sound of country, folk, rock, bluegrass, and r&b to the State Fair of Texas - Toyota Truck Stage in Dallas, TX on October 11th, 12th and 13th.
The Committee of Italians Living Abroad (COMITES) is pleased and honored to announce the celebration of the first ever Columbus Day Parade in Dallas, Sunday, October 12, 1:30 p.m. at Continental Bridge Avenue and West Dallas Gateway, 109 Continental Ave, Dallas TX 75207, to keep the history, traditions and the Italian-American Heritage Alive in Texas and in the U.S.A.
The festival is held annually to commemorate and reenact the filming of the famous “bank robbery scene” in the 1967 Warner Brothers movie Bonnie and Clyde, starring Faye Dunaway and Warren Beatty. The scene was shot at the town’s historic bank building on the town square. Additionally, the Pilot Point area was a known hang-out of the REAL Bonnie and Clyde and the Barrow Gang. Local legend has it that a family member lived in the area and offered the gang safe haven.
Fairfield Bay, Arkansas is hosting their annual fall festival with a twist! Fairfield Bay is celebrating fall with two festivals in one -- a traditional German Oktoberfest and Storyfest, the Arkansas storytelling event.
The Perot Museum of Nature and Science has teamed with University of North Texas Astronomy to offer free viewing of the Oct. 8 lunar eclipse at UNT’s Rafes Urban Astronomy Center. Astronomy experts from UNT and the Perot Museum will be on hand to discuss the science of lunar eclipses, and attendees can use UNT’s state-of-the-art telescopes to view the Moon.
The Lindale Shrine BullFest is a fundraiser benefiting Sharon Shrine Center, located in Tyler, Texas. Resulting in sold out performances, BullFest has proven to be one of the most popular events in East Texas.