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Events for February 9, 2019
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The South Texas Reining Horse Association is a National Reining Horse Association affiliate dedicated to the sport of reining. Reining is one of the fastest growing sports in the equestrian world, and includes many of the globe’s finest equine athletes. Founded by true enthusiasts of the sport and horses of reining, the STRHA strives to…Find out more »
Come shop with Waco's favorite vendors for our first Handmade market of the year! A variety of vendors featuring the best local agricultural producers and artisan vendors within 150-miles of Waco. Join the fun every Saturday.Find out more »
Join us for a 90 minute guided tour of McLane Stadium, home to the Baylor Bears and also Central Texas' state-of-the-art entertainment and sports venue. All Public Tours start at Bruiser’s Locker Room, located off of parking lot 2, between Gates B and C. The Tour includes: Baylor Locker Room, Presidential Level, Press Box, Recruit…Find out more »
The Historic Waco Foundation is excited to announce that the newest exhibition, "Coming of Age" opens February 9th at East Terrace. Get an inside look at the history of debutantes and its journey from English traditions to local Waco traditions!Find out more »
A Very Hungry, Quiet, Lonely, Clumsy, Busy Exhibit. At this play-and-learn exhibit, visitors step into the pages of Eric Carle’s colorful picture books. His classic “Very” series, all illustrated in his hand-painted tissue paper collage technique, introduces five special insects who take journeys of discovery. Each story is a testament to Eric Carle’s love of nature,…Find out more »
The Neoclassical Gaze: Myth and Reality of Ancient Sculpture examines a series of early nineteenth-century engravings of Greek and Roman sculpture from the perspective of the ancient world and from that of the Neoclassical revival at the turn of the nineteenth century. These engravings were originally published between 1804-11 in Wilhelm Gottlieb Becker’s Augusteum. a…Find out more »
Come see more than 100 vendors at the Home Products Show February 9 - 10 at the Extraco Events Center. Hours are 10-5 Saturday and 11 - 5 Sunday. Exhibitors will have products and services to help with design, storage tips, garden and landscape ideas.Find out more »
For the Valentine month, the Art Forum of Waco is hosting an international exhibit of paintings related to love in various forms of art. It is an honor for us to present artwork from Brazil, Mexico, and Venezuela, as well as artwork from Texas and New Mexico for our first exhibition of 2019. The opening…Find out more »
This exhibit includes original illustrations from Caldecott Medal recipients and from “runner-up” Honor books, as well as other illustrations by award-winning artists. This exhibition of works from Wichita Falls Museum of Art’s permanent collection celebrates the vision and talent of twenty-eight award-winning artists, including the first Caldecott Award recipient Dorothy P. Lathrop (1938), two-time winner…Find out more »
The giant panda is one of the rarest species on our planet. A shy, elusive and gentle creature, they once ranged in great numbers between Beijing and the Himalayas. But now, after centuries of human expansion and destruction of their habitat, the giant pandas are on the brink of extinction, with fewer than 1,600 remaining. Pandas:…Find out more »
Did you know that you can paint with a soda bottle? Come by the Dr Pepper Museum to learn how! We will be painting floral artworks inspired by Valentine's Day. Bring someone you love and make a crush-worthy painting together! This activity is free with general admission.Find out more »
The Highlassies/Highlanders vs Collin. The women's game will be at 2 pm and the men's game will be at 4 pm.Find out more »
If you love beer and Girl Scout Cookies this is the perfect event for you! Join the Girl Scouts of Central Texas and Barnett's Public House for a Girl Scout Cookie and Beer Pairing event. We are excited about the two different flights available, each including 4 beers and 4 cookies! Come out for a…Find out more »
Treat your sweetie to an extraordinary evening of fine dining that includes Beef Wellington. Three courses for $55. Call for reservations (required) (254) 366-0862. There will be 4 seatings: 5:30 pm, 6:15 pm, and 7:45 pm. BYOB - glasses and openers provided.Find out more »
Love to the Rescue is the premier Valentine’s experience in greater Waco. Guests this year will enjoy an incredible three-course dinner, silent and audible auctions and a private concert featuring country music legend Mark Chesnutt. Spend an evening with your special Valentine while enjoying world-class entertainment and elegant dining set in a casual and fun-filled…Find out more »
Celebrate Valentines Day at the Hippodrome with the Morticians and you're sure to have a great night! The band that has been synonymous with 50’s and 60’s music in Central Texas is the Morticians! Their song list reads like a Who’s Who of that incredible era in music. With performances of songs by such great artists…Find out more »
The Shake has the honor of gracing the classiest stage on the hottest rooftop in Waco on Saturday, February 9th! Robyn with a Y, Geoff with a G, and Vince will be churning out the finest tunes you could shake a tail feather at! Swing by, sip some wine, relax, and let the groove take…Find out more »
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