The weekend is here with some fun family-friendly events in Glen Rose. Make it a good one, and TGIF!
1. Destry’s Free For All Barrel Race
Catch some high-speed action at Destry’s Free For All Barrel Race starting at 10 a.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday at the Somervell County Expo Center. For more information visit the Facebook event page or call 254-897-4509.
2. Bug Picking
Round up the kiddos and head over to Dinosaur Valley State Park for its Bug Picking educational event taking place from 2-3 p.m. Saturday at the main track site parking lot. A park ranger will help participants look for, catch and study small organisms found in and around the river. Nets, trays and magnifiers will be provided and the event is appropriate for all ages. For more information visit the Facebook event page or call 254-897-4588.
3. Movies in the Park
Don’t miss your chance to enjoy an evening outdoors while watching the classic, Back to the Future, at the second Movies in the Park event kicking off at 8:30 p.m. Saturday at Oakdale Park. The movie is free to attend and for more information visit the Facebook event page.
4. Overlook Hike
Enjoy a morning outdoors at Dinosaur Valley’s Overlook Hike kicking off at 9 a.m. Sunday at the main track site parking lot. Participants will hike to the top of the overlook to view the park and Paluxy River. Those attending are asked to bring water and snack and to wear good shoes that can get a little wet. For more information visit the Facebook event page or call 254-897-4588.
5. Loco Coyote
Join the Longhorn Harley Owners group for the Loco Coyote motorcycle ride kicking off at 9 a.m. Sunday at Longhorn. RC Mike Mattiza will lead the ride and for more information visit the Facebook event page or message the Longhorn Harley Owners.