Sam Houston Memorial Museum Views of the Museum Complex

The Sam Houston Memorial Museum is offering an exhibit called “Views of the Museum Complex.” Museum curators have collaborated to bring together a collection of favorite images they have captured across the expanse of the museum complex. The exhibit is on display through May 5 in the exhibit gallery of the museum’s Walker Education Center on…read more »

Huntsville Youth Football Leauge and Cheerleading Registration

Early online registration is underway for the 2019 fall season of the Huntsville Youth Football League. The early period continues through May 31. Registration fees are $150 for freshmen and $175 for all others. Cheerleading registration is also underway. Cheerleading fee is $200 and will end July 1. For more information, contact (936) 239-2938 (Clifton Davis)…read more »

SHSU Art Department 20th Annual Juried Student Exhibition

The Gaddis Geeslin Gallery in the Department of Art at SHSU will host its 20th annual Juried Student Exhibition. The event will be on display Monday through April 12 – and will be juried by Celiea Alvarez Munoz. A reception & awards ceremony – along with the presentation of the exhibit’s “People’s Choice” awards is…read more »

Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours

The Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce will present its monthly “Business After Hours” celebration from 5:15-6:15pm March 26. This month’s great networking opportunity is free – and will be hosted by – and will take place  – at 1st Financial Bank on Highway 75 North & 10th Street in Huntsville. For more information, contact (936) 295-8113…read more »

Walker County Fair Association’s Annual “Open 5D Barrel Race”

The Walker County Fair Association’s annual “Open 5D Barrel Race” is set for Tuesday at the fairgrounds rodeo arena. Exhibitions – from 6-7:45pm – carry a $5 entry fee. Open entry fees are $40. Carryover classes for youth, adult & seniors 3D ate $20. There is no admission fee for spectators. For more information, contact…read more »

Walker County Fair Barbecue & Chili Cook-Off

The annual Walker County Fair Barbecue & Chili Cook-off is set for March 29 & 30. Judged categories will include brisket, ribs, chicken, pulled pork, chili, desserts, jackpot beans – with an additional “open” category. For more information, contact (936) 662-6356 (LaWanda Martin) or (936) 661-8183 (Eric Fugate) or e-mail:walkercountybbq@yahoo.com.read more »

Walker County Fair ” 42 Domino Tournament”

The 2019 Walker County Fair round-robin “42 Domino Tournament” is set for 5:30pm March 29. Sign-up will take place from 4:30-5pm. No late entries will be accepted. Entry fee is $5 per person. The tournament will take place in the main building at the Walker County Fairgrounds on Highway 30 West. For more information, contact…read more »

Huntsville’s Wynne Home Arts Center Herb Festival

Huntsville’s Wynne Home Arts Center will host its annual “Herb Festival” from 8am-2pm March 30. The event will take place at the Wynne Home on 11th Street at Avenue ‘O’ – and will feature locally grown herb plants, perennials, bulbs, native plants, and vegetables for sale. Herbal & garden vendors, artists, music, speakers & children’s…read more »

Huntsville’s H.E.A.R.T.S. Veterans Museum of Texas Ruck/Fun March

Huntsville’s H.E.A.R.T.S. Veterans Museum of Texas will host a 5K, the Ruck/Fun March beginning at 8am March 30. Registration for the event is $25 per participant. Participants are not required –but are encouraged – to wear a rucksack/backpack during the march. The march will be followed by the museum’s 2nd annual muster – which will include…read more »