The weekend is approaching with some fun family events taking place in Stephenville. 

1. Garden Bros Circus

Get ready for an afternoon of fun when the Garden Brothers Circus celebrates 100 years from 4:30-6 p.m. Friday at Lone Star Arena. The circus will feature elephants, motorcycle madness, Chinese acrobats, a human slingshot, racing camels, circus clowns and daring aerialists. For more information or to purchase tickets visit or call 941-343-2378.

2. Farmers Market

Get the true “farm-to-table” experience at Stephenville’s first ever Farmers Market taking place from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Saturday in the Downtown Plaza. The Farmers Market will include local plants, fruits and vegetables. For more information call Celeste at 254-977-2553.

3. Acoustic Show at The Purple Goat

Enjoy an evening of delicious food and live music at The Purple Goat’s Acoustic Show with Shane Terrell from 8-11 p.m. Saturday. There is no cover for the show and for more information call 254-965-4628.