The weekend is here with some great family happenings in Glen Rose. Make it a good one!

1. Benefit Barrel Race & Auction for Kaleese Williams

Catch some high-speed action and help raise funds for Kaleese Williams, daughter of Larry and Alice Mitchell, at the Benefit Barrel Race and Auction starting at 9 a.m. Saturday at the Somervell County Expo Center. At 4 p.m. a silent auction and BBQ dinner will be held followed by a live auction at 6 p.m. and a dance at 7 p.m. at the center. For more information call 254-897-4509 or 817-559-4028.

2. Reptiles & Amphibians

Round up the family and make a trip to Dinosaur Valley State Park for its Reptiles & Amphibians event taking place from 2-3 p.m. Saturday, near the park store. A park ranger will teach participants about the reptiles and amphibians that roam Dinosaur Valley and is appropriate for all ages. For more information visit the Facebook event page or call 254-897-4588.

3. Concerts in the Park

Enjoy an evening outdoors filled with live music at the free Concerts in the Park event kicking off at 8 p.m. Saturday, at Oakdale Park. Performances will include Cody Dooley, Mike Calaway, K3 Sisters Band and other bluegrass bands. The event is open to the public and those attending are welcome to bring picnic baskets, chairs and blankets. For more information call 254-897-3081.