Enjoy a weekend of fun holiday events and outdoor activities in Glen Rose. Make it a good one, and TGIF!
1. Breakfast with Santa
Round up the kiddos and head to the Oakdale Park convention center for breakfast with Santa taking place from 8:30-10:30 a.m. Saturday. Cost of admission is $10 per adult, which includes up to two children under the age of 10, crafts, a Christmas-themed “selfie booth,” breakfast and photos with Santa. The event is limited to 50 children so contact Kristen Gibson at 254-897-3081 to purchase tickets.
2. Christmas Tour of Homes
Enjoy a tour of beautifully decorated historic landmarks at the Glen Rose Christmas Tour of Homes from 2-8 p.m. Saturday all around the city. Tickets are $10 for adults and children age 12 and under are free. Tickets are available at the Glen Rose CVB office or at the Gazeebo on the downtown square the day of the event. For more information call 254-897-3081.
3. Dinosaur Valley events
Dinosaur Valley State Park will host several events this weekend for all to enjoy. Saturday events include birding in the valley, starting at 8 a.m.; Geocaching 101, starting at 11 a.m.; bug picking, at 2 p.m.; and a Star Party in the Valley event starting at 7 p.m. at the park. On Sunday events will include Hike to the Summit, starting at 11 a.m.; and an Atlatl Demo, starting at 2 p.m. at the park. For more information about these events visit Dinosaur Valley’s Facebook page or call them at 254-897-4588.