The holiday weekend is here, so take time to relax over the three-day break and enjoy some of these area happenings. Make it a good one, and TGIF!
1. SHS theatre parking lot supper
Get your grub on before the Stephenville Yellow Jacket’s football game by attending the SHS theatre’s parking lot supper fundraiser from 6-7:30 p.m. this evening on the visitor’s side entrance of Memorial Stadium. Get a Chick-fil-A sandwich, chips, homemade cookie and water for $7 and support the theatre department. The meal is limited to the first 200 people.
2. SHS football vs. Springtown
Go Yellow Jackets! Come out for the Stephenville High School Yellow Jacket’s first home game of the season as they take on Springtown at 7:30 p.m. tonight at Tarleton Memorial Stadium.
3. Cars & Coffee at the Courthouse
Wanting to get your classic car out of the garage? Drive it over to the free Cars & Coffee at the Courthouse event from 7-10 a.m. Saturday at the Erath County Courthouse. Enjoy free coffee and donuts while checking out some of the sweet rides in the area. For more information contact Daniel Brock at 254-485-0577.
4. Super Duper Saturday at Flamingo Bingo
Come show your support for local veterans, the Disabled American Veterans Chapter 234, at the Super Duper Saturday event starting at 5 p.m. Saturday at Flamingo Bingo. The last event was a record-setting one with more than $5,000 in prizes given away.
5. Labor Day at Splashville
Enjoy Labor Day by taking a cool dip in the waters of Splashville as it’s open for the holiday from 2-7 p.m. Monday. The first 20 people to arrive will receive a pair of Splashville sunglasses and every person will be given the chance to enter their name into a drawing for hourly door prizes. Admission will be only $2 per person, free for ages two and under.