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City Main Calendar

  1. Regular City Council Meeting

    May 9, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Council Chambers

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  2. Glen Rose Preservation Board

    May 17, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ Council Chambers

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  3. City Wide Clean-up Day

    May 21, 8:00 AM

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Convention & Visitors Bureau

  1. Dulcimer Festival

    May 6, 8:00 AM - May 8, 5:00 PM @ Oakdale Park

    The unique sounds of the Dulcimer will fill your heart with happiness.

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  2. Riverbend Road Rally

    May 7, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Riverbend Retreat Center

    $20 Entry Fee 50 Mile Drive Chicken Fried Steak Lunch Silent Auction Door Prizes

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  3. Ranger Lead Track Talk

    May 7, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ Dinosaur Valley State Park

    Meet Ranger Phil at the main track area in the park, track site #2, for an interpretive story on the dinosaur tracks in the park. Event Times: 10 am, 1 pm, and 3 pm. This event is free to park visitors.

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  4. Loco Coyote Concert Series

    May 7, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Loco Coyote Grill

    March 26 - Jayme Wade April 2 - Backroad Drifters April 9 - Jesse Jennings Band April 16 - Jake Pyeatt April 23 - Undead Joe Trio April 30 - (Unscheduled) May 7 - Mikayla Griffin May 14 - Backroad Drifters May 21 - James Weller and the Wellertones May 28 - Guadalupe Pirates June 4 - Mike Daniels Band June 11 - Jared Thomas June 18 - Jeff Hopson June 25 - Brett Watts

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  5. Mother's Day Sunset Safari Dinner and Tour

    May 7, 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Fossil Rim Wildlife Center

    Show mom how much she means to you by spending the evening at Fossil Rim Wildlife Center. We will start the evening with a delicious dinner including tea, coffee and homemade dessert in the glass-walled pavilion located at the Foothills Safari Camp overlooking a watering hole in our main pasture. After dinner, you will board one of our open-air vehicles to take a sunset tour of Fossil Rim Wildlife Center. A special gift for mom is also included. Reservations are required. Call 254.897.2960 to make your reservations or for more information.

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  6. Oldies Dance

    May 7, 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM @ Somervell County Citizens Center

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  7. Hike and a Movie

    May 7, 9:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Dinosaur Valley State Park

    Meet at the amphitheater at 6 PM to take a hike to view dinosaur tracks and if time permits to watch the sunset. Meet back at the amphitheater at 9 PM to enjoy the movie. Featured Movie: "Fern Gully"

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  8. Mother's Day Picnic and Hike

    May 8, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM @ Dinosaur Valley State Park

    Meet at the park store at 11am. RSVP to philip.helling@tpwd.texas.gov What to Bring: Picnic blanket, food, drinks, cell phone or camera and comfortable walking/hiking shoes. Schedule of Events: 11:00am – Photo Opportunity: Take pictures in-front of the dinosaur models at the park store. 11:30am – Start the picnics 12:00pm – A short walk through the Paluxy River bottom’s hardwood trees 12:30pm – Question and answer session

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  9. Mother's Day Tea

    May 8, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Inn on the River

    Michael and Lorraine Linnabery cordially invite you to an afternoon tea celebrating Mother's Day. We will begin at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, May 8th at Inn on the River in Glen Rose. Each table will have fresh flowers for our Mother's to take with them as gifts. We will serve finger sandwiches, scones, pastries, cakes and a wonderful selection of tea. We will also have complimentary champagne for our guests. Afternoon tea is $34/person. Please call 254-897-2929 and make a reservation today. There is limited space available. We are excited to share Mother's Day with you.

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  10. Global Big Day-Bird Walk

    May 14, 7:30 AM - 9:30 AM @ Dinosaur Valley State Park

    Come join us for the Global Big Day 2016 bird walk. We will be meeting at the Trail Head and hiking a portion of the Black-capped Vireo Trail. Participants will look and listen for birds with help from a park ranger. This is a 2 hour walk. Participants should be prepared to walk over rocky trails and hills. Bring protein bars and plenty of water. Total distance is about 2 miles. Bring your own binoculars and bird guide or borrow one when you arrive. Note: Park programs are open to the public and free with park entrance fee ($7 per adult; children 12 and under are free). No need to register!

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  11. Fossil Dig and Hike

    May 14, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Fossil Rim Wildlife Center

    Are there any aspiring paleontologists (fossil hunters) in your family? Have you ever wondered why we’re called Fossil Rim Wildlife Center? After a brief introduction to fossils so that you will know what you’re looking for, we’ll load into one of our tour vehicles and drive to one of our fossil pits and dig in! You’ll be able to keep at least a couple of the fossils you find. The day includes a full two-hour guided tour of the park. All ages are welcome for this activity, which meets at the EcoCenter. Meets at the Eco Center. 10-percent discount for members. You are welcome to bring excavation tools, such as child-size shovels and picks, as well as buckets and brushes. Reservations are required, and it is recommended that reservations be made at least 3 days in advance. For more information, please email us. To register, call 254.897.2960.

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  12. Ranger Lead Track Talk

    May 14, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ Dinosaur Valley State Park

    Meet Ranger Phil at the main track area in the park, track site #2, for an interpretive story on the dinosaur tracks in the park. Event Times: 10 am, 1 pm, and 3 pm. This event is free to park visitors.

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  13. Photo Tour

    May 14, 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Fossil Rim Wildlife Center

    The Photography Tour lasts four hours and will let the photographer catch the dusk light, which is the best light possible for afternoon photos. The tours will go through Fossil Rim’s 1,800-acre pastures. These will be conducted at different times, depending on the month. Some months, the tours may be from 3-7 p.m. and other months the tours may be from 4-8 p.m., depending on when sunset arrives. There are 59 species of animals here at Fossil Rim. Some of the animals that may be photographed are white rhinoceros, blackbuck, European red deer, gemsbok, zebra, addax, waterbuck, giraffe, sable antelope, axis deer and dama gazelle, just to name a few. Reservations are required. Please call 254.897.2960 to make your reservation. Camera Club members can receive a 10-percent discount. Private tours are also available for an additional fee.

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  14. Loco Coyote Concert Series

    May 14, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Loco Coyote Grill

    March 26 - Jayme Wade April 2 - Backroad Drifters April 9 - Jesse Jennings Band April 16 - Jake Pyeatt April 23 - Undead Joe Trio April 30 - (Unscheduled) May 7 - Mikayla Griffin May 14 - Backroad Drifters May 21 - James Weller and the Wellertones May 28 - Guadalupe Pirates June 4 - Mike Daniels Band June 11 - Jared Thomas June 18 - Jeff Hopson June 25 - Brett Watts

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  15. Star Party in the Valley

    May 14, 9:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Dinosaur Valley State Park

    Join Dinosaur Valley State Park Rangers and Master Astronomer Tim Black to get a glimpse into space. Learn about constellations, galaxies, stars, and the moon. The Star Party will be held at Track Site #3. Park at the amphitheater parking lot and walk to Track Site 3 for the “Star Party”. Telescopes will be on site or bring your own! Please no flashlights or cell phones while at the Star Party. Red tinted lights are permitted.

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  16. Venomous Snakes of Texas

    May 14, 9:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Dinosaur Valley State Park

    Snakes! You either love them or hate them! Meet at the amphitheater to talk about the venomous snakes that you may encounter while visiting the park. Insecticide recommended. Bring a flashlight for after the show.

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  17. AQHA

    May 20 - May 22 @ Somervell County Expo Center

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  18. Texas Heroes Remembered

    May 20, 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM @ Paluxy Heritage Park

    Free Family Fun Educational Event Texas and local historic re-enactors Enjoy Western Tales and Tunes Native Americans Chuckwagon Wood Whittling Leather Work Black Powder Rifle Demonstrations Gun Fights and More

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  19. Discovery After Dark Tour

    May 20, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Fossil Rim Wildlife Center

    Come enjoy the evening beauty of Fossil Rim. Watch the stars and listen to the nighttime sounds, as we venture out into the park at dark. We’ll start with an interactive learning experience where you can discover nocturnal animal adaptations and how animals utilize the night sky. Then, using spotlights, we’ll go on a guided after-dark adventure that will feature both the exotic and native nocturnal wildlife at Fossil Rim and allow you to sit back, relax and enjoy the night. Meets at the Eco Center. The price includes admission to the Scenic Wildlife Drive which can be used the day of Discovery after Dark or the morning after (before 10:00am). Members receive a 10-percent discount. Recommended for ages 5 to adult. Reservations are required, and it is recommended that reservations be made at least 3 days in advance. Space is limited. To register, call 254.897.2960.

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  20. Whipp Farm Gun Show

    May 21 - May 22 @ Somervell County Expo Center

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  21. World Biodiversity Day

    May 21, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Fossil Rim Wildlife Center

    There will be a Family Fun Day celebrating World Biodiversity Day. The free event will have a fun learning station with a free craft creation exercise and will be held at the Overlook, 1789 County Rd 2009. For more information, call 254.897.2960.

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  22. 3rd Weekend Bluegrass

    May 21, 12:00 PM @ Oakdale Park

    Also annual yard sale

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  23. Loco Coyote Concert Series

    May 21, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Loco Coyote Grill

    March 26 - Jayme Wade April 2 - Backroad Drifters April 9 - Jesse Jennings Band April 16 - Jake Pyeatt April 23 - Undead Joe Trio April 30 - (Unscheduled) May 7 - Mikayla Griffin May 14 - Backroad Drifters May 21 - James Weller and the Wellertones May 28 - Guadalupe Pirates June 4 - Mike Daniels Band June 11 - Jared Thomas June 18 - Jeff Hopson June 25 - Brett Watts

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  24. Bloomin' Texas

    May 21, 9:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Dinosaur Valley State Park

    Meet at the amphitheater to share your stories and folklore about Texas Wildflowers. There is a lot more to flowers than appreciating their beauty and the wonderful aromas they give off. Plants play an important role in the cycle of nature.

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  25. VIP Team Roping

    May 28 - May 30 @ Somervell County Expo Center

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  26. Photo Tour

    May 28, 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Fossil Rim Wildlife Center

    The Photography Tour lasts four hours and will let the photographer catch the dusk light, which is the best light possible for afternoon photos. The tours will go through Fossil Rim’s 1,800-acre pastures. These will be conducted at different times, depending on the month. Some months, the tours may be from 3-7 p.m. and other months the tours may be from 4-8 p.m., depending on when sunset arrives. There are 59 species of animals here at Fossil Rim. Some of the animals that may be photographed are white rhinoceros, blackbuck, European red deer, gemsbok, zebra, addax, waterbuck, giraffe, sable antelope, axis deer and dama gazelle, just to name a few. Reservations are required. Please call 254.897.2960 to make your reservation. Camera Club members can receive a 10-percent discount. Private tours are also available for an additional fee.

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  27. Loco Coyote Concert Series

    May 28, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Loco Coyote Grill

    March 26 - Jayme Wade April 2 - Backroad Drifters April 9 - Jesse Jennings Band April 16 - Jake Pyeatt April 23 - Undead Joe Trio April 30 - (Unscheduled) May 7 - Mikayla Griffin May 14 - Backroad Drifters May 21 - James Weller and the Wellertones May 28 - Guadalupe Pirates June 4 - Mike Daniels Band June 11 - Jared Thomas June 18 - Jeff Hopson June 25 - Brett Watts

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