Join the Virtual Wonderland Run, presented by Communities In Schools of the Heart of Texas! To register, visit: https://runsignup.com/Race/TX/Waco/WonderlandRun This year, CIS HOT is changing things up and going virtual. All regular events will still take place (5K, 10K, and 1-Mile Fun Run/Walk)… but all you have to do this year is walk out your front…

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This year marks the 400th anniversary of the Pilgrims arriving in the New World, and while most Americans celebrate Thanksgiving as a day for rejoicing, Native peoples take a much different approach and call it a “National Day of Mourning” instead. Find out why in this Gallery Talk by Dr. Julie Anne Sweet, professor of…

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Please join the Woodway Public Safety Department and the City of Woodway this Halloween for a pandemic-friendly drive-thru event. Your family will stay in your car and cruise through Halloween themed stations greeted by members of our Public Safety Department with candy and fun prizes for all!

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Join us at Route 77 Food Park for our 1st annual Truck-or-Treat this Thursday, October 29th from 5:30 pm-7:30 pm. Come grab dinner while our four food trucks hand out candy to every kid in a costume. We’ll have fun family games, picture opportunities, and a Halloween movie playing on our big screen TV. This…

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Spending Christmas in Waco this year? Here’s a list of area restaurants open Christmas Day. Most also offer curbside pickup.  Open Christmas Day: Hours are subject to change. Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill – 614 North Valley Mills Drive – (254) 751-9084. Open 11 am – 11 pm. Third party deliveries not available. Denny’s – 709 N.…

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It’s time for our sixth annual Christmas ornament glassblowing season! We will soon be firing up our furnaces for the public to come out to make some one-of-a-kind masterpieces and memories. There will be a photo opportunity, Christmas decorations, and music. Grab your family and friends and come make some art! Ornaments are $40 each…

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Join the Historic Waco Foundation and the Art Center of Waco for a Fall Family Funday at East Terrace.  Enjoy the beautiful fall weather on the grounds of East Terrace and paint a Pumpkin, make a print with a potato or an apple, and create a leaf rubbing! This event will take place outside and…

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Come visit the zoo this Halloween and play in an interactive scavenger hunt around the zoo! $10 per team for non-members $5 per team for members Each team will receive a bag of candy for completing the hunt! The scavenger hunt will take place on your personal device. Download the Goose Chase app and you…

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