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Heart O’ Texas Fair and Rodeo

October 5 - October 14
Extraco Events Center, 4601 Bosque Blvd.
Waco, TX 76710 United States

Over the past 62 years the Fair & Rodeo has offered Central Texas a place to come and support the community while enjoying the sights, sounds and smells that make the Heart O' Texas Fair & Rodeo what it is. See web site for a schedule of events and ticket information.

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Ongoing

Art Exhibit

September 5 @ 10:00 am - October 13 @ 4:00 pm
McLennan Community College, 1400 College Dr.
Waco, TX 76708 United States
Free

Alexis Serio. Exhibit runs September 5th through October 13th.  Located at Community Services Center, F-Wing Art Gallery, MCC Campus.

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Central Texas Watercolor Society Fall Show

September 21 @ 10:00 am - November 8 @ 10:00 am
Ball Performing Arts Center/MCC, 1400 College Dr.
Waco, TX 76708 United States

The Central Texas Watercolor Society has member exhibits on display at McLennan Community College and The Carleen Bright Arboretum at various times during each year. Some of the exhibits are judged shows, and others are member shows displayed for the benefit and education of the central Texas community.

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Remington and Russell: The Art of the Trail

September 24 @ 10:00 am - October 20 @ 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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Dream On

September 29 @ 7:30 pm - October 8 @ 9:30 pm
Waco Civic Theatre, 1517 Lake Air Dr
Waco, TX 76710 United States
$18 - $20

It’s 1969 and The Marvelous Wonderettes are back at Springfield High (Go Chipmunks!) to throw a retirement party for their favorite homeroom teacher. As the girls sing their way through the greatest girl-group hits of the 60's and bid Ms. McPherson a fond farewell, one of the Wonderettes reveals she’ll also be saying goodbye to search for success and happiness ...

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Baylor Theatre

October 4 @ 7:30 pm - October 8 @ 7:30 pm
Hooper-Schaefer Fine Arts Center, Jones Theatre, 60 Baylor Ave.
Waco, TX 76798 United States

"Crazy for You". By Ken Ludwig, George & Ira Gershwin, directed by Aaron Brown. Showtimes are 7:30 pm each night. Sunday showtime is 2 pm.

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Danville Chadbourne: Retrospective Part IV

October 5 @ 10:00 am - November 12 @ 4:00 pm
Martin Museum of Art, Baylor University, 60 Baylor Ave.
Waco, TX 76706 United States
Free

Exhibit of Small Wooden Sculptures. Sunday hours are 1-4 pm. Free admission.

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Waco Cultural Arts Fest

October 6 @ 10:00 am - October 8 @ 5:00 pm

A fun, imaginative, interdisciplinary approach to art and cultural. Join us in shining a spotlight on the arts and our community and the art that draws us together! Included are Artfest, Dancefest, Wordfest, Filmfest, Sciencefest and Musicfest. For times and specific information, please visit the specific pages for our Festivals within a Festival events: +DANCEFEST + WORDFEST + FILMFEST + ARTFESTwacoartsfest.org/…website-pages/musicfest + MUSICFEST

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All American ProRodeo Finals

October 7 @ 7:00 pm - October 14 @ 9:15 pm
Extraco Events Center, 4601 Bosque Blvd
Waco, TX 76710 United States

The PRCA and the Heart O’ Texas Fair & Rodeo committee are pleased to host the All American ProRodeo Series Finals. Rodeo events include: Saddle Bronc Riding, Steer Wrestling, Team Roping, Bareback Riding, Barrel Racing, Tie-Down Roping and Bull Riding, not to mention everyone's favorite Calf Scramble and Mutton Bustin'. Held  during the Heart O’ Texas Fair & Rodeo.  

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9:00 am

Earth Cache Day

October 8 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Waco Mammoth National Monument, 6220 Steinbeck Bend Dr
Waco, TX 76708 United States

Grab a scavenger hunt sheet at our Welcome Center and explore our nature trail. Complete the scavenger hunt to earn a special Junior Ranger certificate!

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12:00 pm

Texas Music Flood Relief

October 8 @ 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Backyard Bar, Stage & Grill, 511 S 8th St
Waco, TX 76706 United States

The Texas/Red Dirt music community began devising ways to help victims after hurricane Harvey, which birthed a string of concerts with the goal to raise as much money as possible for those in need. Texas Music Flood – a flood of relief concerts from Lubbock to the Rio Grande Valley to provide aid for those who have lost everything. It ...

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3:00 pm

Chamber Singers

October 8 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Armstrong Browning Library, 710 Speight Ave.
Waco, TX 76798 United States
Free

This chamber choir of mixed voices is led by Brian A. Schmidt, Baylor University's Associate Professor of Choral Music. Admission is free.

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Denny Herrin (Country)

October 8 @ 3:00 pm
Lakeside Tavern, 6605 Airport Rd
Waco, TX 76705 United States
Free

Live music at Lakeside Tavern. Free.

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8:00 pm

Le Fe Nortena (Tejano)

October 8 @ 8:00 pm
Extraco Events Center, 4601 Bosque Blvd
Waco, TX 76710 United States

Live concert performance at the Heart O' Texas Fair and Rodeo. Free with paid gate admission.

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