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Remington and Russell: The Art of the Trail

July 20 @ 10:00 am - September 22 @ 4:00 pm
Mayborn Museum Complex, 1300 S. University Parks Dr.
Waco, TX 76706 United States

Off the Range: The Art and Architecture of the Trail provides a glimpse into the Wild West of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries through Frederic Remington’s bronze sculptures along with historic plans and visuals of the Waco Suspension Bridge. This exhibit was made possible by a generous loan from the Texas Baptist Historical Collection in Waco, Texas.

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Waco 52 Art Exhibit

August 5 @ 10:00 am - August 31 @ 6:00 pm
712 Austin Ave. Waco, TX United States
Free

This exhibition celebrates Waco and McLennan county and the artists that live, work and thrive here. Waco 52 will be on display. Admission is free. The hours for the exhibit will be Monday through Saturday 10-6 pm. Closed on Sundays.

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Lost & Found Exhibition

August 18 @ 10:00 am - August 19 @ 5:00 pm
The Art Center of Waco, 1300 College Dr
Waco, TX 76708 United States
Free

An exhibition by two Waco-area art educators, Lost & Found by John Storm and Cash Teague is a selection of work in pencil, watercolor, acrylic, wood, and more, presented for the first time to central Texas. The title of the exhibition references Thomas Merton’s quote, “Art is the only way you can find yourself and lose yourself at the same ...

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La La Land Shadow Cast

August 18 @ 6:30 pm - August 19 @ 8:45 pm
Waco Hippodrome, 724 Austin Avenue
Waco, US
$10

Watch as the Waco Civic Theatre dances LIVE alongside the 2016 Oscar winning film “La La Land” in this exciting and fun shadowcast. Mia, an aspiring actress, serves lattes to movie stars in between auditions and Sebastian, a jazz musician, scrapes by playing cocktail party gigs in dingy bars, but as success mounts they are faced with decisions that begin ...

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80’s Murder Mystery

August 18 @ 7:30 pm - August 19 @ 7:30 pm
Brazos Theatre, 7524 Bosque Blvd. Suite Q
Waco, TX 76712 United States
$14.50 - $27.50

Gag me with a spoon!! Our totally rad prom could be ruined by.... murder! That's like, grody to the max! Like, grab your most righteous prom attire and join us for a totally tubular night! Click the link here to find out more, or check www.brazostheatre.com!

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7:00 am

Heart of Texas Farmers Market

August 19 @ 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00am on Saturday, repeating until August 26, 2017

Extraco Events Center, 4601 Bosque Blvd
Waco, TX 76710 United States
Free

The Heart of Texas Farmers Market will be open from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays until the end of August at H.O.T. Extraco Event Center. Farm Fresh Delish Veggies!!  Applications are being accepted for new gardeners and vendors. For more information, call  (254) 652-5572.

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8:00 am

Waco Walks: The Trees, Hills and Views of McLennan Community College

August 19 @ 8:00 am - 10:30 am
McLennan Community College, 1400 College Dr.
Waco, TX 76708 United States
Free

Take a shady walk on the MCC campus, learn a about the college and its campus. Take in some terrific views. Just under 2.5 miles. Dress for the weather and bring your own water. Pooches are welcome as long as they are on a leash and you come prepared to scoop the poop! For questions, email bparker@mclennan.edu.

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9:00 am

Battle on the Brazos Dragon Boat Festival

August 19 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
McLane Stadium at Baylor University, 1001 S Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Waco, TX 76704 United States

With its origin in China, dragon boating is a sport that’s been around for more than 2,300 years. It has been adapted from its traditional beginnings into the sport it is today. Dragon Boating offers fun for all ages and fitness levels, while simultaneously offering the challenge of competition. A standard size dragon boat seats 20 paddlers in 10 rows ...

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10:00 am

SPEED: Science in Motion

August 19 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Mayborn Museum Complex, 1300 S. University Parks Dr.
Waco, TX 76706 United States

Developed by Scitech in Perth, Australia and produced by Imagine Exhibitions, SPEED: Science in Motion, replicates the high-octane action of the Formula 1 racetrack, complete with pit lane, workshop and physical testing environments. This immersive experience is designed to unravel the cutting edge science and technology behind professional motor sports. Visitors can challenge themselves through hands-on exhibits and displays, to ...

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Breakfast and a Movie

August 19 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Waco Hippodrome, 724 Austin Avenue
Waco, US

Showing: The Princess Bride. "Scaling the Cliffs of Insanity, battling Rodents of Unusual Size, facing torture in the Pit of Despair...True Love has never been a snap." Munch on your favorite cereal from our cereal bar (or choose anything off our brunch menu!) and enjoy this '80's classic this Saturday morning! Tickets available at the box office. No online tickets ...

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11:00 am

Now Showing: Living in the Age of Airplanes

August 19 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Saturday, repeating until September 2, 2017

Mayborn Museum Complex, 1300 S. University Parks Dr.
Waco, TX 76706 United States

Select Showing Available June 10, 2017 – September 4, 2017 On the grand scale of time, humans have only very recently been able to travel farther than their own feet can take them. Living in the Age of Airplanes, narrated by Harrison Ford, explores the ways in which the world has changed as transportation has evolved, especially in the years ...

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All the Brunch-y Things

August 19 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
712 Austin Ave. Waco, TX United States
$15

You don't want to miss out on this fabulous pop-up breakfast at the Waco 52 Pop-Up Gallery! There will be art, music, a delicious vegetarian, buffet style brunch and, of course, juice, coffee and mocktail spritzers. The menu will include some of Luna Juice Bar's signature breakfast items including sweet potato hash, an oatmeal bar, breakfast muffins, chia pudding, fresh ...

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2:30 pm

Meet the Bears

August 19 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
McLane Stadium, 1001 S. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd.
Waco, TX 76704 United States
Free

Baylor's football team, including head coach Matt Rhule will be available to sign autographs at the annual "Meet the Bears" fan appreciation event Saturday, August 19 at McLane Stadium. The first 5,000 fans will receive an exclusive "Meet the Bears" poster for autographs. Fan parking is located in the Lot 2 entrance and attendees enter the stadium through Gate C ...

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6:00 pm

Bruce & Charlie Robison (Country)

August 19 @ 6:00 pm
Lakeside Tavern, 6605 Airport Rd
Waco, TX 76705 United States

As part of the My Brother & Me Acoustic tour, this rare concert features the country duo in a unique and intimate performance live at Love and War in Texas. Tickets here:  https://brucerobison.us/MBMLakeside

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7:00 pm

Stumble East (Red Dirt Rock/Country)

August 19 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fuzzy’s Taco Shop, 215 S. University Parks Dr.
Waco, TX 76701 United States
Free

Live music at Fuzzy's Tacos. Free.

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7:30 pm

Jackson Anderson

August 19 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
La Fiesta, 3815 Franklin Ave.
Waco, TX 76710 United States
Free

Live music at La Fiesta Restaurant & Cantina. Free.

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8:00 pm

Sip & Swirl

August 19 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Valley Mills Vineyards, 8532 TX-6
Waco, TX 76712 United States

Nash Turbeville performs at Valley Mills Vineyard. Free.

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9:00 pm

Kirk Baxley (Country)

August 19 @ 9:00 pm
Backyard Bar, Stage & Grill, 511 S 8th St
Waco, TX 76706 United States

Live music at the Backyard Bar, Stage & Grill.

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9:30 pm

Brett Hendrix Band (Country)

August 19 @ 9:30 pm
Melody Ranch, 2315 N. Robinson Dr.
Waco, TX 76706 United States

Live music at the Melody Ranch. Huser Brothers opening at 8:30 pm.

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