The weekend is approaching with some fun events in Glen Rose and the surrounding area. Make it a good one, and TGIF!

1. 2018 World Series of Team Roping qualifier

Don’t miss some high-speed roping action at the 2018 World Series of Team Roping qualifier taking place Friday-Sunday at Lone Star Arena. For more information about entering, call Troy at 575-574-8591.

2. Dino Do-Over Dive

Get a fresh start in the new year with a plunge into Dinosaur Valley State Park’s Blue Hole. The Dino Do-Over Dive will take place from 1-3 p.m. Saturday and participants will receive a medal. Tickets can be purchased by visiting www.dinodive.com and the proceeds will benefit the Friends of Dinosaur Valley State Park.

3. Girl’s Night Out

Enjoy an evening of shopping, prizes, drinks and more at the Girl’s Night Out event taking place from 4-7 p.m. Saturday in the Historic Glen Rose Square. For more information visit the Facebook event page.

4. Star Party in the Valley

Bundle up and enjoy a night of star gazing at Dinosaur Valley State Park’s Star Party from 7-9 p.m. Saturday at track site 3. Those attending will learn about constellations, galaxies, stars and the moon. Bring your own telescope or enjoy the ones on site. For more information visit the Facebook event page or call 254-897-4588.

5. Coffee with a Ranger

If you’ve ever wanted to learn more about being a park ranger, then head over to Dinosaur Valley State Park for Coffee with a Ranger starting at 9 a.m. Sunday at the park amphitheater. Those attending can bring their own coffee and mug and enjoy some chat around a warm campfire. For more information visit the Facebook event page or call 254-897-4588.