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Local happenings all across Texas
Local or visitor? Check out just a few of the popular events going on for the next few months in Texas. Find Best Western hotels convenient to most events.
Texas Gulf Coast Events
31st Annual Polka Fest
Get your polka on in Corpus Christi during this fun-fill, one-day festival held at the Sokol Gymnastic Center. There will be plenty of food, music, dance, and festival fun to go around. The festival start time is yet to be determined
2016 South Texas State Fair
A fun-filled festival held in Beaumont featuring a carnival, livestock auction, YMBL Championship Rodeo, art show, vendors, and so much more. Fair start times are TBA.
2016 Victoria Independent Film Festival
Some of the region's best up and coming filmmakers will be putting forth their greatest shorts, animated, and feature length films at the Leo J. Welder Center for Performing Arts. Select producers, actors, and directors will be on hand as well. Get your tickets today.
2016 Galveston Food & Wine Festival
Get a true taste of the TX Gulf Coast during this four-day foodie festival. Sample wines from around the world, enjoy live entertainment, taste dishes created by acclaimed chefs, and get tips from Food Network star Robert Irvine. The fun is held at various venues.
San Antonio & Southern Plains Events
2016 Moe's Better Half Marathon
The Tanger Outlets in San Marcos host this annual race. Come for the race, stay for the great shopping. The race begins at 7 a.m.
2016 H-E-B Big League Weekend
A two-day MLB exhibition weekend held at the Alamodome in San Antonio, featuring the Kansas City Royals taking on the Texas Rangers. Get your tickets today, this will be a popular event.
2016 Fiesta San Antonio
One of the biggest events held in San Antonio, Fiesta features 100 events held at various venues throughout the city. Millions attend the festival each year, so check the schedule and plan your itinerary accordingly. More details are TBA.
2016 Valero Texas Open
Some of the PGA players make their way to TPC San Antonio to compete in this annual golf tournament. More details are TBA.
Dallas / Fort Worth Metroplex Events
Taste of the Bishop Arts District
Tour the eclectic and amazing Bishop Arts District in Dallas on foot.
2016 Roundup in Texas
The TORC Series makes its first stop of its tour at the Dirt Track at Texas Motor Speedway in Dallas/Fort Worth. Rounds one and two will be hosted over the two-day event. Get your tickets today.
Greater Houston Area Events
2016 Houston Hip Hop Culture Fest
A celebration of all things hip hop at Warehouse Live in Houston, featuring turntablism, graffiti art, and local hip musicians performing for the entire evening. This is a newcomer to the Houston festival scene – it begins at 4 p.m.
2016 Crawfish Festival in the Heights
A fun-filled festival held at the Houston Heights, featuring kids' activities, beers, food, local entertainment, and much more. The fun begins at 11 a.m.
2016 NCAA Men's Final Four
Catch the Madness at NRG Park this season, as the Final Four Fan Fest, March Madness Music Festival, and the Final Four basketball games take place over the three-day event. Event start times vary by day.
2016 The Woodlands Waterways Arts Festival
Over 225 juried art exhibits will be on full display at the Woodlands Convention and Visitors Bureau during a three-day festival, alongside live entertainment and music. The fun begins at 10 a.m.
East Texas & Piney Woods Events
2016 Texas Independent Film Festival
Film buffs visiting Bryan or College Station are invited to enjoy the collection of Texas-bred independent films set to premiere at Texas A&M this season. Screening times are TBA.
Austin & Hill Country Events
2016 World's Largest Rattlesnake Roundup
Set in Sweetwater, the 2016 World's Largest Rattlesnake Roundup offers everything from a rattlesnake parade and carnival to dancing in the Jaycee Barn, the Sweetwater Rifle & Pistol Club Gun, Knife & Coin Show, a beard contest, and more. Held at the Nolan County Coliseum.
One of the biggest art and culture events, featuring over a week's worth of film, music, and interactive art events. Grab your tickets today.
2016 The Texas Food Truck Showdown
Head over to Heritage Square in downtown Waco as over 40 food trucks prepare their best creations for celebrity judges, alongside live music and a sunset movie showing. The fun begins at 10 a.m.
2016 Austin Food & Wine Festival
A city known for its eclectic food celebrates all things delicious and delectable this spring, as events like the Rock Your Taco Showdown and Taste of Texas offer up plenty of food and fun for three straight days. Check the schedule and plan your itinerary accordingly.
Big Bend Country Events
See the most iconic monster trucks do what they do best in El Paso. Head to the Sun Bowl Stadium March 5th and 6th where you can see your favorites like Blue Thunder and Grave Digger mash, bash, and crash.
Yanni in Concert
Famous across the globe, Yanni graces El Paso with his presence on March 23rd at the Plaza Theatre. Buy your tickets now to see one of the most influential and popular keyboard players.
Amarillo, Lubbock & the Panhandle Events
Ink Life Tour Tattoo & Music Festival
Make your way to the Civic Center Complex in Amarillo for this premier music and tattoo event. See some of the industry's top performers, and maybe even grab some new ink for yourself.
Comedian Gabriel Iglesias
See Mr. Fluffy himself, Gabriel Iglesias, when he hits the stage at the Amarillo Civic Center Coliseum on April 13th. The internationally famous standup cracks wise about life, relationships, and much more. Show starts at 7:30 p.m.
Panhandle Plain Invitational Art Show & Sale
The city of Canyon hosts the Panhandle Plains Invitational Art Show & Sale at the Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum. On March 5th, be sure to check out an array of impressive western-themed art.
Outlaws and Legends Music Fest
Your next spring visit to Abilene should be met with a day of premier country music – don't miss the Outlaws and Legends Music Fest. This two-day live music extravaganza is hosted at the Back Porch of Texas.
Complexions Contemporary Ballet
Enjoy your time in Lubbock with a visit to the Allen Theatre on the Texas Tech University campus. Here, you can see Complexions Contemporary Ballet, "America's original multicultural dance company."
ZZ Top Live
The Pavilion at the Lonestar Amphitheater in Lubbock is the place to be on April 14th. Nab your tickets now for one of the biggest rock events in the area as legends ZZ Top perform live. Show starts at 7 p.m.
Lubbock Arts Festival
Visit the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center on April 16th and 17th for the annual Lubbock Arts Festival. Showcasing the work of more than 150 artists from around the globe, this event is all ages. Tickets are $4 for adults and $2 for kids.
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