The weekend is here with some fun happenings in Glen Rose and the surrounding area. Make it a good one, and don’t forget to celebrate Father’s Day!
1. Girl’s Night Out
Round up your lady friends and head to the Historic Glen Rose Square for Girl’s Night Out kicking off at 4 p.m. Saturday. The event will feature deals at local merchants, games, prizes, drinks and snacks. For more information visit the Facebook event page.
2. Third Weekend Bluegrass Concert
Enjoy an evening of live music when the Third Weekend Bluegrass Concert kicks off at 6 p.m. Saturday in Oakdale Park. The concert is free, but non-perishable food items will be accepted to benefit Somervell County Food Bank, PaPa’s Pantry. For more information visit the Facebook event page or call 254-897-3081.
3. Granbury After Dark
Make a trip to Granbury for its After Dark event featuring live entertainment, drinks, art and more from 9-11 p.m. Saturday in the Historic Granbury Square. The event is free and open to the public. For more information visit the Granbury Chamber of Commerce website at granburychamber.com.
4. Beat the Bogeyman Hike
Learn proper planning and preparation for a hike and how to tackle common mistakes at Dinosaur Valley State Park’s Beat the Bogeyman Hike taking place from 9 a.m.-Noon Sunday. A short overview of hazards and ways to prevent them will take place followed by an opportunity to put your new skills to the test on a guided hike. Participants are asked to bring water and hiking shoes. For more information visit the Facebook event page or call 254-897-4588.
5. Father’s Day Barbecue
Celebrate dad by attending Fossil Rim Wildlife Center’s Father’s Day barbecue taking place from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday at the glass-walled pavilion at the Foothills Safari Camp. The event will feature a barbecue buffet, volleyball, horseshoes, cornhole and a complimentary pass for a scenic drive through the park. Cost is $30 per adult and $15 per child ages four-seven. For reservations and more information call 254-897-2960.