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Art Exhibit

November 24 @ 10:00 am - December 8 @ 4:00 pm
McLennan Community College, 1400 College Dr.
Waco, TX 76708 United States

Diane Kersey Art Exhibit.   Located at Community Services Center, F-Wing Art Gallery, MCC Campus.

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Erika Huddleston’s Waco Creek Art Exhibit

November 24 @ 10:00 am - December 23 @ 5:00 pm
Mayborn Museum Complex, 1300 S. University Parks Dr.
Waco, TX 76706 United States

Artist Erika Huddleston has spent months researching and painting Waco Creek and we will celebrate her exhibition at the Mayborn Thursday, December 7 with a reception. Members of the Art Center and the Mayborn get free admission, others subject to museum admission fee, $8 for adults, $6 for children 2-12. Exhibit runs November 16 to January 21- excluding Holidays. For ...

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Remington and Russell: The Art of the Trail

November 25 @ 10:00 am - December 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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December 1 @ 7:30 pm - December 10 @ 9:30 pm
Waco Civic Theatre, 1517 Lake Air Dr
Waco, TX 76710 United States
$16 - $20

From the award-winning mastermind of mayhem, Ken Ludwig, comes a fast-paced comedy about everyone’s favorite detective solving his most notorious case. Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson must crack the mystery of “The Hound of the Baskervilles” before a family curse dooms its newest heir. Watch as our intrepid investigators try to escape a dizzying web of clues, silly accents, disguises, and deceit ...

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Trains at the Mayborn Museum

December 2 @ 10:00 am - December 23 @ 5:00 pm
Mayborn Museum Complex, 1300 S. University Parks Dr.
Waco, TX 76706 United States

Join us as we welcome back the Central Texas Area Model railroaders and their trains. The extensive train set-up will include elaborate scenes of bridges and trestles, cities and towns, and depict both the past and present. The young and young-at-heart will enjoy imagining the excitement of being a train engineer! Museum hours are Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday ...

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Exhibition and Symposium: The Mechanical Age of Reproduction

December 7 @ 10:00 am - December 17 @ 4:00 pm
Martin Museum of Art, Baylor University, 60 Baylor Ave.
Waco, TX 76706 United States

18th ans 19th century printing. Free admission.

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2017 TAPPS State Football Championship

December 7 @ 11:00 am - December 9 @ 5:00 pm
Midway High School, 8200 Mars Drive
Fort Worth, TX 76712 United States

Hours are: December 7 at 11 am, December 8 at 12 noon, and December 9 at 12 noon. For Schedule and Championship Brackets Click Link Below:

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9:00 am

Blow Your Own Christmas Ornament at Stanton Studios

December 8 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 23, 2017

Stanton Studios, 318 Rogers Hill Rd.
Waco, TX 76705 United States

It's that time of the year again! We're firing up our furnaces again for our annual Blow Your Own Ornament Events! Appointments can be made for anytime between 9 am-6 pm! The ornaments are $35, take about 10 minutes to blow, and are a great experience to make!

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10:00 am

Doris Miller Heroes Days

December 8 @ 10:00 am - December 9 @ 10:00 am
Indian Spring Park, University Parks Dr.
Waco, TX 76701 United States

Step back in time and visit the battlefronts in WW II and the Vietnam War. Battle re-enactments, demonstrations, displays, vendors, entertainment and more for all ages! On Saturday from 10-5 "General Patton's Mobile Headquarters" performed by the reenactment group Patton's Third Army Living Historians. they will have a recreation of General Patton's private mobile office the living quarters and a ...

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Christmas on the Brazos

December 8 @ 10:00 am - December 10 @ 4:00 pm
Waco’s Historic Homes, Various Addresses
Waco, TX United States
$5 - $10

Explore some of the Historic Waco's house museums during the annual Christmas on the Brazos. The event, held over two weekends, will run December 1-3 and 8-10. Each of the house museums will be decorated to fit this year’s Golden Christmas theme, in honor of the 50th anniversary of Historic Waco. Fri. Dec 1, 6 pm. Sunday, Dec 10, 4 pm ...

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11:00 am

A Fashionable Past

December 8 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until March 31, 2018

Fort House Museum, 503 S 4th St
Waco, TX 76706 United States

From corsets and large hats of the Edwardian era to sequins and short dresses of Flappers, this new exhibit from Historic Waco Foundation looks at women's fashion from 1880 through the 1940's. Hours are 11-3 pm Tuesday through Friday, and Saturday 1-4 pm.

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5:00 pm

Waco Downtown Farmers Night Market

December 8 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Waco Downtown Farmers Market, 5th St. and Washington Ave.
Waco, TX 76701 United States

The Waco Downtown Farmers Market will be hosting a special Night Market at Heritage Square, from 5 pm-8 pm. We will have live music from local musician J. Wagner, a silent auction, Santa's workshop, a handmade market, and more! We are requesting a monetary donation of any amount for entry.

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7:00 pm

John Dempsey (Americana)

December 8 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Kissing Tree Vineyards, 109 W. 3rd St.
Eddy, TX 76524 United States

Live music at Kissing Tree Vineyards.

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Waco Children’s Theatre

December 8 @ 7:00 pm - December 10 @ 2:00 pm
Lee Lockwood Library and Museum, 2801 W Waco Dr
Waco, TX 76707 United States

It's a Wonderful Life Jr. A young George Bailey, overwhelmed by family obligations and a sense of responsibility toward his community, feels tied down to a company he never had an interest in working for, and a life he never wanted to live. As he ages, he sees his youth, dreams and opportunities pass him by. Unknown to George, all of ...

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Hops for Horns

December 8 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Bare Arms Brewing, 2515 La Salle Ave
Waco, TX 76706 United States

Join the Cameron Park American Association of Zoo Keepers (CPAAZK) for a fundraising night out at Bare Arms Brewing Friday, December 8th from 7 to 9 pm. $20 at the door gets you a flight of beer, munchies and karaoke.

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Kyle Park (Country)

December 8 @ 7:00 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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7:30 pm

Holly Jolly Holiday Concert

December 8 @ 7:30 pm
Waco Hall, Baylor University, 624 Speight Ave.
Waco, TX 76706 United States

The Holly Jolly Holiday Concert will dazzle you with holiday merriment, combining timeless classics and sentimental favorites of this special Season! Experience a sleigh-full of joy, with falling snow, live reindeer, and, of course, Santa and Mrs. Claus.

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Choral and Wind Ensemble Christmas Concert

December 8 @ 7:30 pm
Ball Performing Arts Center/MCC, 1400 College Dr.
Waco, TX 76708 United States

Christmas concert at McLennan Community College.

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Brian Brown (Rock)

December 8 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
La Fiesta, 3815 Franklin Ave.
Waco, TX 76710 United States

Live music at La Fiesta Restaurant & Cantina. Free.

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8:00 pm

Bruce Carbonara (Sinatra Style)

December 8 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Klassy Glass Wine Bar & Bistro, 723 Austin Ave
Waco, TX 76701 United States

Listen to this local Wacoan sing Sinatra inspired music while enjoying drinks and food here at Klassy Glass Wine Bar! Free.

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10:30 pm

G Troupe Christmas Spectacular!

December 8 @ 10:30 pm - December 9 @ 10:30 pm
Hooper-Schaefer Fine Arts Center, Jones Theatre, 60 Baylor Ave.
Waco, TX 76798 United States

Happy Holidays from your favorite (and only) Baylor improv comedy troupe! Come take a break from finals week this Friday and Saturday at 10:30 PM for some jolly jests and comedic bits based on suggestions from the audience. Showtimes are 10:30 pm on December 8th and 9th in the Jones Theatre in Hooper-Schaefer Fine Arts Center. Tickets are $3 cash ...

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