Around Central Texas Week of Oct. 10th

Preview of events happening around Central Texas for the week of October 10th, 2016.

Monday, October 10th: Celebrate Earth Science Literacy Day at the Waco Mammoth National Monument. There will be a mobile dig station for children to get their hands dirty and explore. Event runs from 9 AM to 5 PM.

Tuesday, October 11th: Baylor University's Jones Concert Hall features the first A Cappella Concert of the season. The 49-voice event is FREE and open to the public beginning at 7:30 PM.

Through October 31st: Pumpkin Patch at Central Christian Church promises to be the largest in Waco. It has over 15,000 pumpkins ranging from 0.75 cents to $50. The patch is open from 10 AM until it gets dark until October 31st.

Thursday, October 13th: Lee Lockwood Library is hosting 'Sweet Sounds' an evening of music and desserts as a benefit for Meals on Wheels featuring local singer Holly Tucker. Event runs from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM and tickets are $55.

Friday, October 14th: Cultural Activity Center is hosting an art social mixer in Temple.Travel through new exhibits exploring art and sampling beverages and both savory and sweet fondues. Event is FREE and runs from 6 to 7 PM.

Saturday, October 15th: Lee Lockwood Scottish Rite Library and Museum is hosting Fright Night at the Rite. Event will have carnival games, a haunted house, dungeons and dragons and storytellers. Tickets are $15 for adults, $10 for students and $8 for children. Festival runs from 4 PM to midnight.

Sunday, October 16th: 4th Annual Fall Harvest and Pumpkinpalooza Festival. Event includes pumpkin chunkin', a farmers market, outdoor carnival, live music, hay rides, and a pumpkin eating contest. It will be held at the Millican Reserve from 10 AM to 4 PM. There's a $5 entry fee for everyone 5 years and older.


To promote an event happening around Central Texas email Nohely Mendoza at least one week in advance at or send her a message on Twitter @_NohelyMendoza_

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