The weekend is here, so get out and enjoy one or all of these events taking place in the area. Make it a good one, and TGIF!

1. Spring Forward with lunch at F&M Bank

Instead of bringing your lunch to work today, head over to F&M Bank where they will host a spring forward event from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Lunch will feature a sausage wrap, chips and drink and attendees can enter a giveaway for a Yeti Hopper.

2. Dublin St. Patrick’s Day Celebration

Round up the family for a fun day packed with events at the Dublin St. Patrick’s Day Celebration kicking off with a parade at 10 a.m. Saturday in downtown. The celebration will also feature live entertainment, food, arts and craft vendors, a kids play area, a gun and knife show, car show and more. 

3. County equipment and vehicle auction

A public auction to sell Erath County surplus equipment and vehicles will be held by Alliance Realty & Auction at 10 a.m. Saturday at 148 W. College St. in Stephenville. The auction will include trucks, trailers, ATVs and a variety of other vehicles and equipment. For more information visit