Looking for weekend plans? From Tyler to Nacogdoches, we've got you covered!

3rd Annual BACK THE BLUE IN LINDALE (August 10, 2018 at at Pickers Pavilion)

  • August 10, 2018 from 4-11 p.m.
  • Performance by Love & War in Texas
  • Authentic Site PLUS car show, vendors and family fun across the street before the show

WORLD LION DAY at the Tiger Creek Animal Sanctuary in Tyler (August 11, 2018)

  • Held from 10-5 p.m.
  • special day to celebrate for precious lions and guests
  • Visitors who wear brown or dress like a lions will get half off admission
  • Enrichment with the cats at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.!

HIT THE BRICKS TYLER (August 11, 2018 in Downtown Tyler)

  • End of Summer Bash
  • From 8 a.m.-noon: Rose City Farmers Market located at 302 S. Broadway Ave.
  • At 9 a.m.: Bounce houses on the square ($3-$5 per house or $15 for unlimited jump)
  • From 10 a.m.-4 p.m.: Scavenger Hunt at the Goodman-LeGrand Museum

SEA SIDE (BYOB) COOKIE DECORATING WORKSHOP (August 12, 2018 at Pottery Café/ Canvas & Cork Studio in Tyler)

  • Starts at 3 p.m.- 4:30 p.m.
  • Hosted by Good Juju Gourmet Cookies
  • Guests will get a half-dozen cookies to decorate and take home

7th Annual INK LIFE LONGVIEW TX 2018 (August 10-12, 2018 at Maude Cobb)

  • Tickets online
  • 7th annual
  • top tattoo artists
  • live performances
  • Final Ink Life event in Texas


  • Starts at 2:30 p.m.
  • Street tacos, with all the goodies, Elote, homemade salsa, Spanish rice, beans, fresh cheeses, a margarita special I’m sure will be in play
  • social Sunday to help drive school supplies to local schools
  • asking people to bring supplies

PAINT THE MARKET PURPLE (August 11, 2018 at the Nacogdoches Farmers Market)

  • From 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • Held to support SFA by, shopping local, local music, plus crafts, decorating contests, drawings, and more!
  • Welcoming students back!