Friday Night at the Central Texas State Fair

The Central Texas State Fair kicked it into high gear on Friday Night at the Bell County Expo Center with a high-octane show inside and outside the dome. Things got off to a loud and fun start with the return…

Texas Independence Day at Bell County Museum

Learn about the Battle of the Alamo and how Texas became a republic at the end of the revolution in 1836. Lots of FREE fun activities for the family to participate in while you tour the magnificent former Carnegie Library,…

Texas First Black Business Week

SAVE THE DATE • Texas Black Pages & The Village United Presents Texas’ First Black Business Week Join us in supporting local black businesses.  This national week is being celebrated here in Texas! All week long support businesses, organizations, and…

Moms Vs Mosquitoes

Being originally from the Northern Rockies summer has always been a welcomed season. We would get a month or two with temperatures that go up past 70 degrees. Every night it goes back down to darn chilly. Moving here I…

Jay White – The Voice Choice

  If you have been watching NBC over the last couple of weeks, you may have noticed a familiar local figure flash across your screen during the promo for the 12th Season of The Voice.  Local blues-man Jay White has…

I-35 Roadtrippin’ To Fort Worth

  If you’re new to the area and want to dive head first into the Texas spirit, then it’s time for some I-35 Roadtrippin’ to Fort Worth. As we start this new feature on short day trips and over night…

Hot Club of Cowtown @ The CAC

The Cultural Activities Center presents another great show in their Texas Music Series with Austin-based Hot Club of Cowtown, a hot jazz/western swing trio, comprised of Elana James (vocals, violin), Whit Smith (vocals, guitar), and double bass player Jake Erwin. They also sing in three-part…

Meet “The Daytripper”

According to the dictionary, the phrase “day trip” is a noun meaning “a journey or excursion completed in one day”.  It also can be used as a verb, such as “We day tripped to the park”.  But to Chet Garner,…

Santa Fe Market Days

Every Saturday enjoy open air markets and delicious food truck offerings at Santa Fe Market Days in downtown Temple, Texas.  Vendors of all types are on hand to share their wares and provide demonstrations.  And don’t be surprised if there’s…

Register Now For Fall Sports Leagues

Get your game on with Temple Parks and Recreation!  Gather your friends and coworkers and organize a team for one of the many exciting sports leagues offered this fall.  “We have a really great line up of sports to choose…