Thursday, Aug. 26, to Sunday, Aug. 29

The first Neo-Relix Film Festival kicks off at 7 p.m. Opening night social is at 7:30 at Hollywood & Vine Restaurant. See related story on front page and schedule of events and fees inside.

Friday, Aug. 27

Up Against the Wall Theater presents "Carried Away" and the short "Crown Thy Good," both filmed in Glen Rose, as part of the Neo-Relix Film Festival. The theater is located between the Somervell County/Glen Rose Chamber of Commerce building and the Talley Building downtown. Movie time is 8:45 p.m.

Saturday, Aug. 28

Texas Truck & Tractor Pull at the Somervell County Expo Center at 7:30 p.m. Pit party from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Admission is free for ages 6 and under, 6 to 11 years is $10 and ages 12 and up is $20. Reserved seating is $25. Sponsored by the Glen Rose Tractor Club and sanctioned by the Texas Truck & Tractor Pullers Association; visit www.TTTPA.com.

Wednesday, Sept. 1

Coffee and Tiger talk with Coach Dunn, 9 a.m., GRISD Administration Building boardroom

Thursday, Sept. 2

The Somervell Republican Club hosts a free "cool picnic without ants" at 6:30 p.m. at the Somervell County Citizens Center. Come for hot dogs and fixin's and visit with elected officials and candidates; call 897-7289.

"The Promise," a musical experience of the life of Christ, at the Texas Amphitheatre. Gates open at 7 p.m. and performances are every Friday and Saturday through the end of October. For more information call 254-897-3926 or visit

www.The PromiseGlenRose.com

(through Sunday, Sept. 5) The Jurassic Classic Barrel Race features top barrel racers from across the Southwest, at the Somervell County Expo Center. For more information call 254-897-4509 or www.glenroseexpo.org.

Saturday, September 4

Market Days on the Square Shoppers will enjoy a great assortment of booths, with items varying from arts and crafts to jewelry and antiques. To become a vendor call 254-897-2286 or grcc@glenrosechamber.com.

Ride the Rim The intermediate level mountain bike tour starts at 9 a.m. and the beginner level ride begins at 2 p.m. at Fossil Rim Wildlife Center. For reservations and information, call 897-2960 or RideTheRim@fossilrim.org