Events

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Walker County Early Voting

Early Voting in Walker County for the March 3, 2020 Primary Elections is taking place weekdays from 8am-5pm until Friday, February 28th. Primary Elections are taking place and there are two separate elections being held by the Democratic and Republican parties. Voters will need to indicate at time of voting, which one of the two political…read more »

HISD Career Fair 3/28

A career fair for those interested in working for the Huntsville Independent School District HISD is being held on Saturday, March 28th at the Support & Learning Center on the campus of Mance Park Middle School, located at 1010 8th Street. Positions being interviewed for include professional, paraprofessional and auxiliary. If you’re interested, you must…read more »

Easter Egg Hunt at The Wynne Home

You’re invited to join the Wynne Home Arts & Visitors Center for their annual Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 4th at 11am. Children of all ages are welcome to attend. There will be games, prizes, crafts, food, and lots of eggs to find! Even the Easter Bunny will be making a stop there as…read more »

Junk-a-Palooza returns March 21st!

Get ready for spring cleaning, because Junk-a-Palooza is coming back to downtown Huntsville on Saturday, March 21st from 7:00 AM to 12:00 PM. Junk-a-Palooza is a community-wide garage sale where individuals may purchase a booth space and empty out their storage closets! This event is not a vendor or antique show. Retail and craft vendors…read more »

Bike Night at Post 95 on March 28th

The American Legion, Sam Houston Post 95 Sons & Riders are getting ready for Bike Night on Saturday, March 28th from 2-10pm at the Post, located at 1919 American Legion Drive in Huntsville. During this fundraising event, they’ll have giveaways, a 50/50 drawing, BBQ for sale, as well as Tomahawk & Knife throwing – they’ll…read more »

Huntsville Electronics Recycling day 03/28/2020

The City of Huntsville’s 13th annual Electronics Recycling Day is set for Saturday, March 28th from 9am-12 noon. This collection event is free to Huntsville residents, allowing for the recycling of computers, printers, monitors, mice, keyboards, computer parts, scanners, televisions, cell phones, rechargeable batteries, plasma/LCD/LED screens & stereos. The collection event will take place at the city’s Recycling…read more »

Cleaner & Greener Huntsville first week of March

The City of Huntsville’s Solid Waste Division is hosting another of their Cleaner & Greener Huntsville initiatives from Monday, March 2nd until Saturday, March 7th. During this event, the city provides large roll-off dumpsters for free residential cleanup. The community-wide event allows residents to easily access these larger trash containers at no cost, and the dumpsters are…read more »

Huntsville JSL hosting donation event

Huntsville’s Junior Service League is excited to host another donation drop off day for Hope’s Bridge Resource Room! This donation event will be on Saturday, March 28th from 9am-12 noon at 1215 15th Street in Huntsville. Hope’s Bridge is a great resource for foster parents in Walker County. You can help with this event by…read more »

“Say Yes To The Dress” with Huntsville’s JSL

Prom season is here and Huntsville’s Junior Service League is urging you to become part of their “Say Yes To The Dress” drive for 2020. Make a prom dream come true by donating a dress. Donations of gently used in-style formal dresses are being accepted so that the young ladies of Huntsville High School can…read more »

2nd Annual Amplifying Advocacy Conference

CASA of Walker, San Jacinto and Trinity Counties would like to invite you to their 2nd Annual Amplifying Advocacy Conference, Hands to Serve, Hearts to Love – a two-day training conference held on Friday, March 13th 1-6pm and Saturday, March 14th, 9am-5pm a the Region 6 Education Service on Montgomery Road in Huntsville. Conference topics…read more »

14th Annual SHSU Alumni Golf Tournament

The SHSU Alumni Association invites you to participate in their 14th Annual SHSU Alumni Golf tournament. The annual event is set for Friday, April 17th at Sterling Country Club in Houston. Check-in/Range Warm-up is at 11:30am that morning with a light lunch to follow, with a 1pm Tee Time. Post tournament dinner and awards along…read more »

Josey Scout Banquet slated for Feb. 29

The upcoming Josey Scout Banquet will celebrate 86 years of scouting in Huntsville. The banquet will take place on Saturday, February 29th at 5;30pm at the historic Josey Scout Lodge on Sam Houston Avenue at 22nd Street. Tickets are available online. In addition to the banquet, the Josey Scout of the Year will be announced, and…read more »

Additional deadlines for those showing in the Walker County Fair

There are a few more deadlines approaching in February for the upcoming Walker County Fair. Thursday, February 20th is the registration deadline for “Baked & Canned Goods” from both youth and adult. Other deadlines for February 20th include Fine Arts and Horticulture. For questions about Baked & Canned Goods call Stephanie Ellison at (936) 581-0370.…read more »

WCF Prince & Princess registration deadline

Things are really starting to happen for this years’ Walker County Fair, and next up will be on-site registration for the Walker County Fair Prince or Princess, with that date being Tuesday, February 18th at the Walker County Fairgrounds office, and the deadline to register is Friday, February 21st.  For more information, call Kaci King Wells…read more »

Empty Bowls Fundraiser

You can help those in need by attending the 2020 Empty Bowls Fundraiser on Tuesday, February 25th from 11am-2pm. This event will be at the Wynne Home Arts & Visitors center at 1428 11th street in Huntsville. For a small $15 dollar donation, you can choose a handmade soup bowl, enjoy some delicious gourmet soups,…read more »

National Book Awards Festival coming to SHSU

The National Book Awards Festival is coming to SHSU on April 6th. Recent National Book Award finalists and winners will be in Huntsville for several days of literary events that are free and open to the public. The marquee event is a reading and discussion with the visiting authors. This program is a joint endeavor…read more »

Muster Festival on April 4th

The Muster Festival is a family-friendly event in Huntsville, TX that honors our service members, veterans, first responders, and correctional staff. This event will be held on Saturday April 4, and gets started with a 5k Ruck March / Fun March at 8:00 am and the free festival runs from 10:00 am until 4:00 pm.…read more »

5k Fun Run coming in April

The Peyton Irwin Memorial Scholarship Fund is having its inaugural fun run on Saturday, April 4th at 8am in Huntsville…this will be a great race for an even greater cause! You’re invited to join and bring awareness to distracted driving. This is a FUN 5K your way – run or walk – just make it to…read more »

BBQ Bash benefiting Willis ISD Education Foundation

A great event is coming your way later this month as the Willis ISD Education Foundation presents a BBQ Bash on Saturday, February 22nd from 7-11pm at the North Montgomery County Community Center, located at 600 Gerald Street in Willis. There will be live and silent auctions as well as music, dancing and great BBQ!…read more »

Homemade Huntsville starting in March

Join Walker County – Texas A&M Agrilife Extension for their Homemade Huntsville hands on Food Workshop series. This series is six classes, held monthly, March through August, with all the classes being held at the Walker County Storm Shelter. The cost is $120 for all 6 sessions or $30 per session. Cost covers lunch and…read more »

3rd Annual WineQuest slated for February 21st

Huntsville Rotary Charities will host their 3rd annual “Wine Quest” on Friday, February 21st from 7-10pm at Magnolia Lake on Highway 30 East in Huntsville. Proceeds from this gathering will benefit the “I Like Me“ book project and the RYLA Youth Leadership program for high school students; also benefiting from this event will be the…read more »

Willis ISD Health & Wellness Fair

Save the Date for the Willis ISD Health & Wellness Fair, Saturday, Feb. 29, 2020 from 10am – 2 pm at Willis High School. The event is free and open to all parents, students, staff members and the community at large. Vendors of all kinds will be on hand to share the resources and services…read more »

The Seventh Annual Mother of Pearl event

The Huntsville Junior Service League is asking you to mark your calendar for an event celebrating all women and what makes them amazing! The Seventh Annual Mother of Pearl event is Sunday, March 1st at 2:00pm.  This year’s tea will be held at Magnolia Lake.  A silent auction consisting of unique service items will precede…read more »