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Fall Festival from First Baptist Church of Dodge

You’re invited to the Annual Fall Festival from First Baptist Church of Dodge, located at 204 FM 405 & Dodge Oakhurst Road. This family friendly event will be on Sunday, October 27th from 6-8pm. There will be carnival games, food, cake walk, hay rides, a costume contest, and a chili cook off – there is…read more »

BINGO Night Fundraiser for Willis High School students

Coming your way is a BINGO Night FUNdraiser to support Willis High School student activities. This great event will be on Saturday, October 19th at 5pm at Willis High School in the cafeteria. Those benefiting from this event include the Willis High School tennis team, softball team, volleyball team, girls basketball team, girls soccer team,…read more »

Healthy Huntsville 4-H 5K Fun Run and Pet Parade

Healthy Huntsville 4-H 5K Fun Run and Pet Parade benefiting Walker County 4-H will take place on Saturday, November 2nd at 9:00 a.m. at the Walker County Fairgrounds.  The event will feature a timed 5K run, a family fun run for those pushing strollers or wanting to walk, and a pet parade segment as well.…read more »

An Original “Horror” movie presented by SHSU

The Mass Communication Department at Sam Houston State University is presenting an Austin-based musical group, The Invincible Czars, performing a live soundtrack to cinema’s original horror movie, “The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari”. This masterpiece of German Expressionism comes to life in the historic Old Town Theatre in downtown Huntsville, with the band’s original, tantalizing score.…read more »

49th Annual Fall Festival

 Mark your calendars now for the 49th Annual St. Thomas Church Fall Festival on Sunday, October 20th. You’re invited to join in all the fun with great food, games, prizes, entertainment and auctions – bring your family and friends. The festival will be from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on the church grounds located at…read more »

Pre-Fair on the Square Concert

A Pre-Fair on the Square Celebration Concert will be held on Friday night, October 4th, featuring the David Lewis Band under the Beer Garden tent at the corner of 14th Street & University Avenue.  Gates open at 8:00 p.m. for Happy Hour and the band will take the stage at 9:00 p.m. until midnight.  And the best…read more »

Huntsville Antique Show coming up

Coming up Saturday, September 21st and Sunday, September 22nd at the Walker County Fairgrounds will be the Huntsville Antique Show, in the main building. More than 65 + dealers from across the U-S offering antiques, collectibles, vintage, furniture, sterling, holiday collectibles, glassware and much, much more. Climate controlled. All indoor. Rain or Shine. Concessions available.…read more »

HHS Class of 74, and more, reunion.

Huntsville High School Class of 1974 Reunion is coming up on Friday, September 27th. All classes of the ’70s are invited to attend as well. This reunion will be held at Margarita’s Mexican Restaurant on the I-45 feeder road. This reunion will be from 6-11pm and all those attending will be responsible for their own…read more »

Hospitality House Golf Tournament

Hospitality House in Huntsville is gearing up for their 9th Annual Benefit Golf Tournament. This event will be held on Saturday, November 9th from 7am to 2pm at West Fork Golf & Country Club in Conroe. The early bird early bird registration fee is $70 while the regular fee is $85 and the pastoral fee…read more »

Remembering Our Fallen at H.E.A.R.T.S.

Remembering Our Fallen – Texas is a traveling photographic war memorial that honors our Fallen Military from Texas since 9/11. The Wall will be at the H.E.A.R.T.S. museum complex in Huntsville for one week, starting September 16th and remaining until September 21st. This memorial will be open from 10am-5pm for viewing daily at no cost.…read more »

Spend the day with the GG Drill Team

Come spend the day with the Huntsville High School GG Drill Team on Saturday, September 21st! This event is for children ages 5-13, and all participants will learn a dance routine and skills to be performed on the field with the GGs at the HHS vs A&M Consolidated football game on Friday, September 27th.  Participation in…read more »

Huntsville Audubon Society meeting 9/19

Huntsville Audubon Society’s first 2019-2020 meeting will be on Thursday, September 19th at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church. Members will begin gathering at 6:00pm to visit and snack with the meeting beginning at 6:30pm. This month’s presentation is ‘Beekeeping In and Around Walker County’ by Larry Fuchs of the Walker County Beekeepers Association. Please bring a…read more »

Food Drive to help Good Shepherd Mission

First Baptist Church of Dodge is sponsoring a food drive benefiting the Good Shepherd Mission of Walker County. Their goal is to fill 30 bags with non perishable items. If you’re able to help with this, they’ll be collecting bags of food until September 22nd. And, you don’t have to be a member of First…read more »

Fall Adult Softball

It’s time once again for Adult softball for the 2019 Fall Season and registration is currently taking place. The Men’s league will start play on Monday, September 23rd and they’ll play Monday and Wednesday evenings while the Co-Ed league will start September 24th and play on Tuesday evenings. Registration forms are due no later than…read more »

Oktoberfest! at Faith Lutheran Church

Coming your way on Saturday, October 12th is Oktoberfest! This great event is being hosted by Faith Lutheran Church from 3-7pm at the church, located at 111 Sumac Road & Hwy 30 in Huntsville. This event is free and will feature Authentic German Food, Beer Garden, Live Band, and Food Trucks – food & drinks…read more »

Prelude on the SHSU campus

Mark your calendar for Sept. 27, 2019, when the recently renamed College of Arts & Media on the SHSU campus hosts Prelude – an exciting evening of fun and entertainment, celebrating the college’s new name and the accomplishments of each of the departments within the college. This event will be taking place from 6-9pm, and among…read more »

Scare On The Square

A favorite Huntsville Mainstreet event is coming soon – it’s the annual Scare on the Square, happening on Saturday, October 26, 2019 in Downtown Huntsville. The festival will be from 2pm-6:30pm and will feature carnival themed games, giveaways, crafts, and trick-or-treating for all ages! If that isn’t enough for you, dress in your best Halloween…read more »

Huntsville Book Review Club meeting

The Huntsville Book Review Club will begin their 2019-2020 year on Monday, September 23 at 10:30 a.m. in the Community Room of the Huntsville Public Library, 1219 13th St. The guest speaker will be Susan Boone, of Dallas, reviewing “The Other Alcott: A Novel.” The club meets on the fourth Monday of September, October, January, February,…read more »

Prescription Drug Take Back Day Oct. 26th

The Huntsville Police Department has partnered up with the Drug Enforcement Agency once again to clean the streets of Huntsville, as they’re going to have a Fall “National Prescription Drug Take Back Day”  – this event allows citizens to dispose of all unused and expired medications as well as over-the-counter medications. This event will be…read more »

Willis ISD Education Foundation fundraiser

A Golf Tournament Fund-raiser benefiting the Willis ISD Education Foundation is coming up on Monday, October 14th at Panorama Golf Club in Conroe. Registration is at 12 noon with a shotgun start at 1pm – this will be a 4-person scramble and Mulligans will be sold on-site. The cost is $125 a player or $500…read more »

Change to Hornet Ticket Sales

Ticket sales for Huntsville Hornet Football games have changed for this year – tickets will NO LONGER be available at the Hawkins Administration Building. Pre-sale tickets will be available on Thursday and Friday ONLY at the Joe Clements Field House and during lunches at school campuses. Also, no pre-sales will be made after 2pm on…read more »

Annual Auxiliary Chili Cook-off

Mark your calendars now for the Sam Houston Post 95 American Legion Annual Auxiliary Chili Cook-off. This annual affair will be taking place on Saturday, October 12th from 9am-4pm at the post on American Legion Drive just off FM 2821. All funds raised during this event will go to local veterans as well as toward…read more »

Big Sam turning 25!

Save the date because Big Sam is turning 25! The Sam Houston Statue Visitors Center invites you to their 25th Anniversary of the Sam Houston Statue. This event and party will be held on Tuesday, October 22nd from 10am-4pm. They’ll have entertainment, refreshments and more. For more information, call the visitors center at (936) 291-9726.read more »

KATS Safety Bash coming in September

The SHSU Police Department along with the Huntsville Police Department, Walker County Sheriff’s Department, DPS and other local agencies and first responders will be having the 6th Annual Kats Safety Bash/National Night Out event on Tuesday, September 24th – Donors, participants and booth exhibitors are being sought. For more information, email atbutters_upd@shsu.edu.read more »

Cleaner and Greener clean-up in September

The City of Huntsville’s Solid Waste Division will host another week of their “Clean & Greener Huntsville” initiative September 16th through September 21st. The city will provide large roll-off dumpsters for free residential cleanup. This community wide event allows residents to easily access these larger trash containers at no cost. Dumpster locations are the jury overflow parking…read more »

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Zac Brown Band at Woodlands Pavilion

Zac Brown Band plans to bring fans “some new and unexpected sounds woven into the signature ZBB live music experience.” Catch The Owl Tour with Lukas Nelson and Promise of the Real this fall! Doors open at 5:30pm. Show starts at 7pm. Get Ticketsread more »

2nd SHSU Greek Life Bearkat Bolt 5K coming in October

Sam Houston State University students, faculty, staff, alumni and community members are invited to participate in the 2nd SHSU Greek Life Bearkat Bolt 5K on Sunday, October 13, 2019. Sponsored by the SHSU Greek Life Office, the run/walk will take place on the SHSU campus starting in the Bowers Football Stadium parking lot and finishes…read more »