The weekend is practically here. If you’re trying to find something to do, have a look at this list of occasions and activities around East Texas.
Gladewater Art & & Wine Stroll, 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday, downtownGladewater Artists and wineries will be established inside different downtown stores. Tickets: $22, consists of 8 complimentary tastings and complimentary food samples. Art seeing: complimentary. Information: (903) 845-7054, https://www.eventbrite.com/b/tx–longview/food-and-drink/.
East Texas Sacred Harp Singing Convention, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Henderson Civic Center, 1500 Lake Forest Parkway,Henderson The tunes are from a tune book entitled “The Sacred Harp,” which was very first released in 1844 and consists of primarily spiritual tunes composed with the sight-singing help of 4 geometrically shaped notes. Admission is complimentary. Information: (903) 863-5379.
” SpongeBob” Musical, 7:30 p.m. Thursday-Saturday; 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Tyler Civic Theatre Center, 400 Rose Park Drive,Tyler Tickets: $25-$ 30. Information: https://tylercivictheatre.com/.
“Puffs, or Seven Increasingly Eventful Years At a Certain School of Magic and Magic,” provided by Theatre Longview, 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Longview Community Center, 500 E.Whaley St Tickets: $15 basic admission, $12 seniors, trainees, veterans and very first responders, $10 members, complimentary for kids under 6. Information: https://www.theatrelongview.com/.
Jimmy Fortune in Concert, 7 p.m. Friday, Liberty Hall, 103 E. Erwin St.,Tyler Doors open at 6 p.m. Tickets: $49-$ 69. Information: https://libertytyler.com/.
Second Saturday Cruise Night, 5 to 9 p.m. Saturday, downtownMarshall Includes racers, timeless cruisers, motorbikes. Hosted by Rusty Lug Nuts ofEast Texas Information: https://marshalltexas.com/.
Hit the Bricks, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, downtownTyler Information: https://www.downtowntyler.org/events.
Longview Jaycees Trade Days, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Longview Exhibit Center, 1123 Jaycee Drive,Longview Free admission. Information: (903) 753-4478 or greggcountyfair.com/Trade_Days.
Magic of Eric Eaton, 8 p.m. Saturday, Reo Starplex, 4716 W. Loop 281,Longview Adults- just funny and magic program. Dinner will be served at 7 p.m. Tickets: $35 for supper and program. Information: https://www.facebook.com/Reopalmisle/.
Dog Days of Summer, 10 a.m. to twelve noon Sunday, Longview Swim Center, 1111 W. Fairmont St.,Longview Bring your four-legged buddy out for a dip. Participate in contests to win rewards and get in to win door rewards. Admission: $3 per pet. Information: https://www.longviewtexas.gov/2724/Aquatic-Events.