The weekend is here with some great outdoor activities in store for Glen Rose residents. We hope you have a good one! And TGIF!

1. Hike to the Summit

Get those hiking boots on and head to Dinosaur Valley State Park for its Hike to the Summit event starting at 9 a.m. Saturday. Attendees will hike to the most visited overlook in the park with a ranger to get a great view of the scenery and Paluxy River. The hike is strenuous and those attending are asked to bring water and snacks. 

2. World Giraffe Day at Fossil Rim

Celebrate giraffes on World Giraffe Day at Fossil Rim Wildlife Center from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday at the center. This free event will feature a learning station, face painting and button making. For more information call 254-897-2960.

3. Concert in the Park

Ready for some free live music? Then make a trip to Oakdale Park at 8 p.m. Saturday for the next Concert in the Park featuring Mike Wissel & The Pawn Shop Pistols. Attendees can bring chairs, blankets and picnic baskets.