Itís Friday and the Memorial Day weekend is upon us. Here are some events to celebrate the holiday - and add a little fun to your weekend.†
1. Memorial Day ceremony
Turnbow-Higgs American Legion Post 240 and Auxiliary Unit will host its annual Memorial Day ceremony at 9 a.m. Monday at West Memorial Cemetery. It will include a flag raising, the National Anthem, a guest speaker, three Volley Rifle salute and the playing of TAPS.
2. Beans, Barbecue and Bingo
Come out to Flamingo Bingo at 2:30 p.m. Monday for beans, barbecue and bingo. Session one will begin at 3:45 p.m. and session two at 6:45 p.m. Barbecue is free with a set purchase and there will be a $500 and $700 game in each session. For more information call 965-4300.
3. Golf scramble at Legends
Legends Country Club will host a six-person scramble at 1 p.m. Monday. Members can play for $20, $30 for non-members, and can enjoy drink specials throughout the day. A prime rib dinner will be served that night. For more information call Nick Sharp at 254-968-2200.
4. CC5D Saddle Battle Barrel Race
Bring the family out to Lone Star Arena this weekend to watch the CC5D Saddle Battle Barrel Races for free. The schedule can be found at the Lone Star Arena's website. For more information call 254-965-7981.
5. Bleu Edmondson at City Limits
Listen to the country-stylings of Bleu Edmondson at City Limits Saturday. The Dallas-born musician has released four albums in recent years.