Texarkana Weekend: Live Music, Events, Shows and More

Federal Court House & Post Office State Line Ave.

Weekend Event Highlight: 

Live Weekend Music:

Friday Night:
Fat Jacks- TJ McAlexander
Twisted Fork- David Lindley
La Fogata- Mobetta Band
1923 Banana Club- Josh Lawrence Trio at 8pm

Saturday Night:
Fat Jacks- Sunset Strip Dallas 80s Rock
Twisted Fork- Trivia
La Fogata- JT Lee and James
1923 Banana Club-Stevie Ray and The Deacon
Redbone Magic Brewing- Elvis

Upcoming Events:

Perot Theater Upcoming Events & Ticket Information:
November 4th- Texarkana Symphony Orchestra Masterworks II: Jupiter
November 10th- Lee Greenwood American Spirit Tour
November 18th- Texarkana Symphony Orchestra POPS I: Home Alone Live in Concert
November 24th- Sara Evans “Go tell it on the mountain” Christmas Tour
December 10th- Texarkana Symphony Orchestra POPS II: Christmas at the Perot
February 3rd, 2024- Texarkana Symphony Orchestra Masterworks III: Voices of Power
March 9th, 2024- Texarkana Symphony Orchestra Masterworks IV: Transfigured Night
April 6th, 2024- Texarkana Symphony Orchestra POPS III:Dark Side of The Moon: A Pink Floyd Tribute
Tickets for Perot Events Located HERE. 

TRAHC Exhibits

TRAHC, Texarkana Museums System, and TXK 150 are happy to hold From Their Texarkana to Our Texarkana: A Reimagining of Photographic Images! This exhibition is in celebration of Texarkana’s Sesquicentennial. These fifteen selected artists will be paired with a photo from the Museums System archive to then reimagine in their own way! The exhibition opens on September 19 and runs through November 25.

Upcoming Downtown Events:

Universal Vibe Festival
Saturday, November 4th from 12PM-10PM located at E Front St., Texarkana, AR

Texarkana Arts & Historic District Upcoming Events

Food Truck Fridays
Your favorite Fridays are BACK! Enjoy your pick of a great lunch or dinner in downtown Texarkana from local food trucks. This year, Food Truck Fridays will have three lunch days and three date nights for the entire community to enjoy, with multiple food trucks at each event. We invite you to come out and enjoy local cuisine and maybe even find a tasty new favorite!
11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Downtown Live
Hosted by Main Street Texarkana
6-9pm on the second Friday of every month. Our downtown galleries, Joseph Raymond Fine Art and The Gallery at 1894, along with several downtown boutiques and retail businesses, stay open later to meet you! Come and enjoy artists producing unique art live, meet the artists behind the masterpieces hanging in the galleries, enjoy live music and entertainment, do some shopping and stop at one of our downtown restaurants for dinner before or after. This event is family friendly and free to the public.

Annual Fall Car Show- Four States Auto Museum: November 4th 

Join us in viewing a lovely collection of classic cars across most automotive eras. Four States Auto Museum 217 Laurel Street, Texarkana, AR. Showing starts from 6:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Open House & Arts Market Hosted by the Regional Arts Center December 1st & 2nd 

For Arts’ Sake gift shop and TRAHC are excited to announce that this year’s HOLIDAY ARTS MARKET will be our 15th year bringing you special one-of-a-kind items by local artist and artisans.

A Degree of Separation by Jamin Carter Hosted by The Regional Arts & Humanities Council Inc. December 12th- January 20th 

Precise, symbolic shapes and text layered amongst paint and ink, poured and brushed, characterize my work. I seek a relationship between aggressive external forces and stillness housed in practiced quiet. The paradox of symbols and language as simultaneously personal and public finds actualization in phrases with double meanings containing warnings, guidance and admonitions- “don’t…be soft”. The viewer’s interpretation is often dependent on their social proximity to the message. This dialogue (between art and viewer) is mirrored in the use of space and distance to describe the relative association between each element in the work. This process seeks to make sense of the contextual nature of meaning within a shared lexicon populated with contradicting experiences. The use of an established set of motifs combined with intuitive pouring, painting and mark making is a means of moving through the cracks of a heavyladen caste system of communication revealing a textured and ambiguous reality.

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