GREGG/UPSHUR/RUSK

LIVE MUSIC/NIGHTLIFE

Shelia & the Caddo Kats, After 5 Concert Series, 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, Kilgore City Park, Kilgore, Kilgore Main Street on Facebook.

Kelsi Kee and Reese Malone, 7 p.m. today, the Back Porch, 902 Broadway Blvd., Kilgore. Information: 903-984-8141, thebackporchkilgore.com .

King Trivia in the Taproom, 6 p.m. Thursdays; Oil Horse Brewing Co., 101 W. Tyler St., Longview. Information: 903-220-3414.

Down Home, 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, Heritage Plaza, Downtown Longview. Downtown Live Concert Series. Information: Longview Main Street on Facebook.

Owen Tiner and Jopi Drew, 7:30 p.m. Friday, the Central Station Brick & Brew, 103 N. Main St., Gladewater. Information: 903-374-4700, Facebook.

Tuxedo Cats, 8 p.m. Friday, the Back Porch, 902 Broadway Blvd., Kilgore. Information: 903-984-8141, thebackporchkilgore.com .

The Gladewater Opry, two-hour country music stage show; 7 p.m. Saturday, 108 E. Commerce St., Gladewater. Chance Seabolt — Commerce; Todd Mitchell — Gilmer; Clinton Gandy — Longview; Linda Flesher — Gladewater; Nancy Nelson — Magnolia, Arkansas; Ava Buford — Magnolia, Arkansas; Ro Mcknight — Kilgore. Cost: adults $10, children $5. Information: 903-845-3600, www.thegladewateropry.com .

Jenn Ford, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Central Station Brick & Brew, 103 N. Main St., Gladewater. Information: 903-374-4700, Facebook.

Captain Joe Band, 8 p.m. Saturday, the Back Porch, 902 Broadway Blvd., Kilgore. Information: 903-984-8141, thebackporchkilgore.com .

Gary Patrick Band, 7 p.m. Wednesday, the Back Porch, 902 Broadway Blvd., Kilgore. Information: 903-984-8141, thebackporchkilgore.com .

Blake Sullivan, 7 p.m. Sept. 12, the Back Porch, 902 Broadway Blvd., Kilgore. Information: 903-984-8141, thebackporchkilgore.com .

Noon Day, 8 p.m. Sept. 13, the Back Porch, 902 Broadway Blvd., Kilgore. Information: 903-984-8141, thebackporchkilgore.com .

Gypsy Creek Band, 5 to 8 p.m. Sept. 13, Heritage Plaza, Downtown Longview. Downtown Live Concert Series. Information: Longview Main Street on Facebook.

The Social Club, 5 to 8 p.m. Sept. 20, Heritage Plaza, Downtown Longview. Downtown Live Concert Series. Information: Longview Main Street on Facebook.

Improv at Oil Horse Brewing Co., featuring Duck. Duck. Moose!, Theatre Longview’s improv comedy troupe; 7 to 8:30 p.m., the fourth Tuesday of each month — Sept. 24, Oct. 22; 101 W. Tyler St., Longview. Information: Facebook.

Floyd Void: A Tribute to Pink Floyd, 8 p.m. last Friday and Saturday of each month, Big Sandy Music Hall, 100 S. Tyler St., Big Sandy. Cost: $15 advance, $20 (cash) door, reserved seats available. Tickets and information: bigsandymusichall.com .

Black & White Party & Comedy Show, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 9; Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex, Longview. Presented by Stars Entertainment Group, with radio and TV personality Claudia Jordan as host, starring comedian TK Kirkland, and featuring comedians D’Lai and Mike Shawn. Cost: $40 general admission, $50 for preferred seating, $35 for couples, group discounts. Information: starsonstage.com or on Facebook, or call (972) 521-1044.

Jason Michael Carrol, country music hit-maker and Clay Page, 2019 ‘American Idol’ Top 40 contestant; 7:30 p.m. Nov. 23 Gilmer Civic Center, 1218 US Hwy 271 N., Gilmer. Cost: $25 reserved, $40 reserved plus meet and greet. Information: frontrowlive.net, 817-438-8800.

FAMILY/CHILDREN

Three Suns Unlimited Tabletop Mini Con, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Sept. 14; 2147 Gilmer Road, Suite 101, Longview. Mini board gaming convention with $5 play to win event, convention and tournament admission free. Information: 903-653-4890, threesunsunlimited.com .

Music and Movement, 10:30 a.m. Mondays starting Sept. 9; Longview Public Library, 222 W. Cotton St. Featuring new musical instruments provided by anonymous donor, with hand drums, triangles, miniature xylophones, harmonicas, kazoos, digital piano and more. Cost: Free. Information: (903)237-1345 or afmartin@longviewtexas.gov.

Babygarten Story Time, 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays, Longview Public Library, 222 W. Cotton St., Longview. Cost: Free. Information: longviewtexas.gov/library

Family Game Night, 6 to 8:30 p.m. each Thursday, Longview Public Library, 222 W. Cotton St. Cost: Free. Information: 903-237-1345, longviewtexas.gov/library or at facebook.com/Longview Public Library.

THEATER/ PERFORMING ARTS

Voyage à Paris, Longview Symphony, 7:30 p.m. Sept. 14; LeTourneau University’s Belcher Center. Featuring new conductor Maestro Jerry Steichen. Cost: $20 to $50 for individual tickets. Season tickets available. Information: longviewsymphony.org .

The Decades of Rock ‘n’ Roll, 4 p.m. Sept. 22; Gilmer Civic Center; featuring Sting Ray Anthony; Travis Powell; Dale ‘C’ Cummings; Ultimate Tribute Band Spinout!. Information: 1-832-312-0074, stevemdxelvisl@gmail.com .

Swing Doo Rock Concert Under the Stars, featuring Kelli Grant, the “Queen of Swing,” 8 p.m. today, Kokomo Outdoor Theatre, 2400 W. Marshall Ave., Longview. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. Free movie “The Stork Club,” follows concert. Cost: $10, $15 at window, $5 ages 5 to 10, ages 5 and younger free. Information: eventbrite.com or 903-918-2132.

Duck. Duck. Moose!, Theatre Longview’s improv comedy troupe; 7 to 8:30 p.m., the fourth Tuesday of each month — Sept. 24, Oct. 22, Oil Horse Brewing Co., 101 W. Tyler St., Longview. Information: Facebook.

“Great Russian Nutcracker,” presented by the Moscow Ballet; tickets on sale for 7 p.m. Nov. 18 performance at LeTourneau University Belcher Center. Information: 903-233-3080, www.nutcracker.com, group pricing at 800-320-1733 or email groups@nutcracker.com .

MUSEUMS/EXHIBITS

Landmarks of Longview: An Architectural Home Tour, 1 to 5 p.m. Sept. 21 and 22. Featuring five homes in Nuggett Hill and the Teague Home. Cost: $20 in advance, $25 at the door. Information: www.gregghistorical.org .

“Simon Waranch: Young Maestro,” through Sept. 21; Longview Museum of Fine Arts; 215 E. Tyler St. Glass figurative pieces of art. Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Cost: Free for members, $5 for guests. Information: lmfa.org.

“Liz Hickok: Intimate Immensity,” through Sept. 21; Longview Museum of Fine Arts; 215 E. Tyler St. Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Cost: Free for members, $5 for guests. Information: lmfa.org.

Gregg County Historical Museum, 214 N. Fredonia St., Longview. Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Cost: $5 adults, $2 seniors and $1 children. Information: 903-753-5840, gregghistorical.org .

Longview World of Wonders, 112 E. Tyler St., Longview. Hours: 2 to 6 p.m. Thursday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday. Cost: $8 general admission, $7 seniors. Information: 903-212-4969, longviewwow.org .

Longview Museum of Fine Arts, 215 E. Tyler St., Longview. Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday; 10 a.m.to 6 p.m. Thursday; and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Cost: $5. Information: 903-753-8103, lmfa.org .

Gladewater Museum, 116 W. Pacific, Gladewater. Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Free admission. Information: 903-845-7608 and gladewatermuseum@gmail.com .

Depot Museum and Children’s Discovery Center, 514 N. High St., Henderson. Hours: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Cost: $3 adults, $2 seniors and $1 children. Information: 903-657-4303, depotmuseum.com .

Rangerette Showcase and Museum, 1100 Broadway Blvd., Kilgore, Hours: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday through Friday. Information: 903-983-8265, kilgore.edu/campus-life/rangerette-showcase-and-museum .

East Texas Oil Museum, 1301 S. Henderson Blvd., Kilgore. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday. Cost: $8 adults, $5 children. Information: 903-983-8295, easttexasoilmuseum.kilgore.edu .

Texas Broadcast Museum, 416 E. Main St., Kilgore, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. Cost: $6 adults; $5 seniors, students, first responders; $3 children 3-11. Information: 903-985-8115, texasbroadcastmuseum.com .

Historic Upshur Museum, 119 Simpson St., Gilmer. Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Cost: free. Information: 903-843-5483, historicupshurmuseum.com .

Flight of the Phoenix Aviation Museum, 43 Aviation Drive, Fox Stephens Field, Gilmer. Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Information: 903-790-7435, flightofthephoenix.org .

New London (School Explosion) Museum, 10690 S. Main St., New London, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday and 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday. Cost: $5 adults, $3 children. Information: 903-895-4602.

FESTIVALS/SPECIAL EVENTS

70th Annual Gregg County Fair, sponsored by the Longview Jaycees; Sept. 6 to 14; Longview Fairgrounds and Exhibit Building: Cost: $6, free for children 3 years old and younger, senior citizens, military members and their family with proper identification. Armbands $20 Monday through Thursday and $25 Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Information: www.greggcountyfair.com , or (903) 753-4478.

Dog/Owner Costume Contest, sponsored by Karen’s Pampered Pets and Judson Road Animal Clinic; 10 a.m Sept. 21; Longview First Church, 1600 Blueridge Parkway, Longview. Cost: $10 entry fee. Information: (903) 736-9370.

Gregg County Master Gardener’s Fall Plant Sale; 9 a.m. to noon Sept. 28; Gregg County AgriLife Bldg. Parking in the rear of the building. Information: www.facebook.com/greggcountymastergardeners or call (903) 236-8429.

Longview Jaycees Trade Days, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, second weekend of every month except September. Cost: Free admission. Information: 903-753-4478 or visit greggcountyfair.com/Trade_Days .

Riverside Trade Days, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, second and fourth weekend of every month. Cost: Free admission. Information: riversidervpark42.com .

FUNDRAISERS

Longview Ambucs Mobility Bash, 6 to 10 p.m. Sept. 7; Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Center, 100 Grand Blvd., Longview. Ages 21 and older, with dancing, raffles, food and drinks, Cost: $100. Information: www.longviewambucs.com .

Zonta’s Ultimate Tailgate Party & Brewfest 2.0, 2 to 7 p.m. Sept. 14, The Green, Longview. Cost: Admission to Ultimate Tailgate Party Only — $10; general admission with 10 craft beer tastings — $35; VIP admission with 20 craft beer samples and more — $65; kids 12 and under: Free. Information: www.zontalongview.clubexpress.com, ashley.summers@kellyservices.com .

Craftoberfest, 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Sept. 21; benefiting the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Big Pines, featuring craft beer from Texas breweries, food, music, games Gamesters’ Paradise Bus. Cost: VIP tickets $70 and $50 for each additional tickets, $80 at the door and $60 for each additional ticket. General admission $20 with additional tasting tickets for $2. Must be 21 or older to attend. Information: www.ETexCraftoberfest.com or on Facebook.

Sixth Annual East Texas Burn Run, hosted by Longview and Tyler Chapters of Brothers Keepers MC; opening ceremony at 9 a.m. Sept. 28; poker run, bike show, bike games, live entertainment, vendors, live and silent auctions, food and a children’s area. Proceeds help send burn survivors to camp each summer. Cost: Free admission. Information: Riley Crocker at 903-746-8305, email at 13pres@brotherskeepersmc.com or www.brotherskeepersmc.com .

Asleep At The Wheel Pasture Party, benefiting Hannah House Maternity Home near Longview, Sept. 28, gates open at 4 p.m., dinner at 5:30 p.m., show at 7:30 p.m.; Bear Creek Smokehouse, Marshall. Cost: concert $30, concert and dinner $45, VIP package for two $500. Information: tickettailor.com/events/asleepthewheel/277278 .

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4002 Clay Shoot Fundraiser, 9 a.m., 8 a.m. registration, Oct. 5; Prairie Creek Sporting Clays; Gladewater. Sponsors and volunteers needed. Cost: $500 team of four, $125 for individuals. Information: Marc Webb at (903) 649-4198 or DiAnne McGregor at (903) 399-5492 or email gicklegickle@netzero.com .

OUTDOORS

17th Annual Adaptive Sportsfest, hosted by the nonprofit POWER, Inc. (People On Wheels Encouraging Responsibility); 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 28; Lake Gladewater. For people with disabilities and their guests. Activities include archery and air rifle training clinics, hand cycling, fishing and kayaking, water skiing clinic conducted by Metroplex Adaptive Water Sports. Cost: Free for people with disabilities and their guests. Information: (903) 736-9046, judie@powerinc.org, www.powerinc.org .

SPEAKERS/ PRESENTATIONS

Workshop with author Christie Craig, hosted by East Texas Writers Association; 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Sept. 28; Hampton Inn & Suites, 3044 N. Eastman Road, Longview. Presentation on “Build a Character, Build a Story.” Cost: $45 through Sept. 10, then $50. Information: easttexasauthorsassociation.com/writing-workshop .

Methodist Preschool Teacher Conference, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 8; Maude Cobb Convention and Activity Complex, Longview: Cost: $45. Information: www.methodistptc.com or contact Louise Dyer at (903) 240-2805 or by email at ofmontessori@aol.com .

FARMERS MARKETS

Historic Longview Farmers Market, 7:30 to 11:30 a.m. Saturdays, city parking lot at High and Cotton streets in downtown Longview. Featuring music by Ramoth Gilead on Saturday. Information: historiclongviewfarmersmarket.com .

SMITH/WOOD/ CHEROKEE

LIVE MUSIC/NIGHTLIFE

Second Childhood, 7 p.m. every Thursday through Dec. 26, Texas Music City Grill & Smokehouse-Lindale, 55 Miranda Lambert Way, Lindale.

Tunes at Noon, noon every Thursday on the downtown square, Tyler.

6 Miles to Mixon, 6 p.m. Friday, Fresh by Brookshire’s, 6991 Old Jacksonville Highway, Tyler. Information: 903-747-3503, freshbybrookshires.com.

We Have Your Dog (and other bands), 9 p.m. Friday, Clicks Live, 1946 ESE Loop 323, Tyler. Information: 903-593-6499.

Larry Hooper, 8 p.m. Friday, Texas Music City Grill & Smokehouse, 5425 Old Jacksonville Highway, Tyler. Information: 903 509-4222, coyotesamsbarandgrille.com.

Gary Patrick, 8 p.m. Friday, Texas Music City Grill & Smokehouse-Lindale, 55 Miranda Lambert Way, Lindale. Cost: $5. Tickets: 430-235-2100, texasmusiccity.net.

Clint Alford, 8 p.m. Friday, Grand Slam Times Square Cinema, 5201 S. Broadway Ave. Information: tylermovies.com .

Bluez Boyz, 9 p.m. Saturday, XL’N on Fifth, 2109 E. Fifth St. Information: Facebook.

Luke LaPrade, 8 p.m. Saturday, Brisket Love Barbecue & Icehouse, 15338 FM 849. Information: brisketlovetx.com.

Johnny & the Nightcrawlers, 6 p.m. Saturday, Fresh By Brookshire’s, 6991 Old Jacksonville Highway, Tyler. Information: 903-747-3503, freshbybrookshires.com .

The Effinays, Kasey Lansdale, 8 p.m. Saturday, Texas Music City Grill & Smokehouse-Lindale, 55 Miranda Lambert Way, Lindale. Cost: $10. Tickets: 430-235-2100, texasmusiccity.net .

Sean Christopher, 7 p.m. Saturday, Commerce Street Drafthouse, 401 E. Commerce St., Jacksonville. Information: 903-541-2141, facebook.com/MillerDrafthouse.

Dr. Frankenstein’s Trivia, 7 p.m. every Monday through Dec. 20, Manny’s Tex-Mex, 1433 S. Beckham Ave., Tyler.

Opinionation Quiz Contest, 7 p.m. every Tuesday through Dec. 17, Republic Icehouse, 3807 University Blvd., Tyler. Information: 903-504-5860, republicicehouse.com .

Karaoke, 6:30 p.m. each Tuesday through Dec. 31, Brisket Love Barbecue & Icehouse, 15338 FM 849, Lindale. Information: 903-881-5725, brisketlovetx.com .

Cody W, 8 p.m. Friday, Texas Music City Grill & Smokehouse, 5425 Old Jacksonville Highway, Tyler. Information: 903 509-4222, coyotesamsbarandgrille.com.

Opinionation Quiz Contest, 7 p.m. every Wednesday through Dec. 18, ETX Brewing Company, 221 S. Broadway Ave., Tyler.

Second Childhood, 7 p.m. every Wednesday through Sept. 25, Texas Music City Grill & Smokehouse-Tyler, 5425 Old Jacksonville Highway, Tyler. Information: 903 509-4222, coyotesamsbarandgrille.com .

Billie Jo and karaoke, 7 p.m. every Wednesday through Dec. 18, Texas Music City Grill & Smokehouse-Lindale, 55 Miranda Lambert Way, Lindale. Information: 430-235-2100, texasmusiccity.net .

FAMILY/CHILDREN

Read Aloud Crowd, 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Tyler Public Library, 201 S. College Ave., Tyler, for children ages 3-6.

Lap & Play Time, 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, Tyler Public Library, 201 S. College Ave., Tyler, for babies up to 18 months.

THEATER/PERFORMING ARTS

East Texas Symphony Orchestra’s “Celebracion!” concert, 7:30 p.m. Sept. 14, the University of Texas at Tyler’s Cowan Center. Conductor: Richard Lee. Master of ceremonies: Laura Loya Cano; Guest artists: Tyler Junior College Guitar Ensemble; Isaac Bustos, guitarist; and Sooah Park, soprano. Tickets: 903-566-7424, etso.org. Season subscriptions available.

Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Cowan Center, 3900 University Blvd., the University of Texas at Tyler. Cost: Cost: $72 to $92. Tickets: cowancenter.org.

Mairead Nesbitt, Celtic violinist, 7:30 p.m. Sept. 21 and 5:30 p.m. Sept. 22, Center for the Arts in Winnsboro, 200 Market St. Cost: $35 to $55. Tickets: eventbrite.com.

”Southern Hospitality,” Sept. 20 to 22 and 26 to 29, Tyler Civic Theatre, 400 Rose Park Drive, Tyler. Cost: adults $18, students $15. Tickets and information: 903-592-0561, tylercivictheatre.com.

The History of Country Music with Jake Penrod, 7:30 p.m. Sept 25, Liberty Hall, 103 E. Erwin St., Tyler. Cost: $30. Tickets: 866-710-8942, libertytyler.com

”Diavolo Architecture in Motion,” 7:30 p.m. Sept. 26, Cowan Center, 3900 University Blvd., University of Texas at Tyler. Cost: $52 to $72. Tickets: 903-566-7424. cowancenter.org.

”The Foreigner,” 7:30 p.m. Sept. 26 and 27 and 2:30 p.m. Sept. 28 and 29, Pollard Theatre Center, 3030 New Copeland Road, Tyler. Cost: $15, all tickets. Tickets: 903-521-0069; showtix4u.com.

MUSEUMS/EXHIBITS

”Books, Books & More Books,” through Nov. 10, Tyler Museum of Art, 1300 S. Mahon Ave., Tyler. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday. Cost: $5 general admission, $3 seniors.

”Solo Show: Sharon Grimes,” through Sept. 14, gallery in Martin Walker PC, 141 N. Spring Ave., Tyler. Hours: 8:30 to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Cost: free.

“Art by A.C. Gentry Jr.,” Smith County Historical Society Museum, 125 S. College Ave. Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and noon to 4 p.m. Saturday. Cost: free, donations accepted. Information: 903-592-5993, smithcountyhistoricalsociety.org .

Center for Earth and Space Science Education, 1411 E. Lake St., at Tyler Junior College, closed through Sept. 9 to exchange exhibits it will reopen on Sept. 10. Hours: 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 a.m. Saturday. Also: show in the planetarium. Cost: $3 for exhibit only, $7 adults and $5 children and seniors for each show and $12 adults and $9 children and seniors for a day pass. Information: 903-510-3213, sciencecenter.tjc.edu .

”10th Anniversary,” Gallery Main Street, 110 W. Erwin St., Tyler, through Sept. 9. Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and noon to 4 p.m. the second Saturday of the month. Information: 903-593-6905.

Discovery Science Place, 308 N. Broadway Ave., Tyler. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday. Cost: $8 adults and $6 ages 2 to 12 and 65 and older. Information: 903-533-8011, discoveryscienceplace. org .

Tyler Rose Museum, 420 Rose Park Drive, Tyler. Hours: 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday and 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Sunday. Cost: $3.50 adults, $2 children 2-11. Information: 903-597-3130, texasrosefestival.com .

Cotton Belt Depot Museum, 210 E. Oakwood St., Tyler. Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday through Saturday. Cost: free; donations accepted. Information: 903-595-7232, cottonbeltdepotmuseum.com .

Goodman-LeGrand House & Museum, 624 N. Broadway Ave., Tyler: Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. Cost: $2 suggested. Information: 903-531-1286.

Historical Aviation Memorial Museum, 150 Airport Drive, Tyler Pounds Regional Airport: Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. Cost: $6 adults, $5 seniors (65 and older), $3 ages 13-17, $2 ages 6-12. Information: 903-526-1945, tylerhamm.com .

American Freedom Museum, 1051 N. Houston St., Bullard, at Brook Hill School. Hours: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday and Saturday. Cost: $6 adults and $5 children; free for veterans, military personnel. Information: 903- 894-5252, americanfreedommuseum.org .

Texas African American Museum, 3000 N. Border Ave., Tyler. Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and by appointment on Saturday. Information: 903-218-1388.

Old Mill Pond Museum, 2900 S. Main St., Lindale. Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday through Saturday. Cost: donations accepted. Information: 903- 881-5704, visitlindale.com .

Mineola Historical Museum, 114 N. Pacific St., Mineola. Hours: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday through Saturday. Cost: free. Information: 903-569-2631, mineolahistoricalmuseum.com .

Heritage Center of Cherokee County, 208 S. Henderson St., Rusk. Hours: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday and 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday. Cost: free. Information: 903-714-8685.

Winnsboro Center for the Arts, 200 Market St. Winnsbboro. Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday. Cost: free. Information: 903-342-0686, winnsborocenterforthearts.com .

Vanishing Texana Museum, 300 S. Bolton, Jacksonville. Hours: 11 a.m. t 4 p.m. Thursday through Saturday. Information: 903-586-1696, vtmjacksonville.org .

OUTDOORS

Dutch Oven Cooking, 10 a.m Saturday, Blackjack Pavilion in Tyler State Park, FM 14 between Tyler and Hawkins. Cost: free for campers; $6 park entrance.

Adventure Games, 2 p.m. Saturday, pavilion in Tyler State Park, FM 14 between Tyler and Hawkins. Cost: free for campers; $6 park entrance.

SPEAKERS/ PRESENTATIONS

Novel Ideas, 7 p.m. Thursday, Goodman Museum, 624 N. Broadway Ave. A discussion of the book “Looking for Alaska.”

First Friday at TMA, 11 a.m. first Friday of each month, Tyler Museum of Art, 1300 S. Mahon Ave. Tyler. Free guided tour.

FESTIVALS/SPECIAL EVENTS

Antique Tractor Engine Show & Plow Day, 9 a.m. until afternoon Saturday, Dudley Road east of Whitehouse (follow the signs). Cost: $2 adults, $1 children and $5 families. Attractions: antique tractor displays, competitions and activities for children. Information: Lone Star Antique Tractor & Engine Association, 903-571-8767, cjparmley@gmail.com.

Cherokee Craft & Trade Fair, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Rusk Civic Center, 555 Euclid St., Rusk.

Wellapalooza, 8 a.m. to noon, downtown Winnsboro. Attractions: information on nutrition and fitness, cooking demonstrations, activity sessions.

FUNDRAISERS

Pints & Pups, 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, ETX Brewing Co., 221 S. Broadway Ave.; a benefit for SPCA of East Texas.

Zero Prostate Cancer Run, 7 a.m. Saturday, Village at Cumberland Park, 8926 S. Broadway Ave., Tyler. Attractions: 5K run, 1-mile walk and Kids’ Superhero Dash for Dad. Registration and information: supportzerocancer.org.

FARMERS MARKETS

Rose City Farmers Market, each Saturday through Nov. 17, 302 S. Broadway Ave., Tyler.

Tyler Farmers Market, each Saturday, Tuesday and Thursday, 2700 WSW Loop 323, Tyler.

Winnsboro Farmers Market, each Saturday through Oct. 26, Market Street, Winnsboro.

HARRISON/MARION/PANOLA

LIVE MUSIC/NIGHTLIFE

Line Dancing Class, 6 p.m. Thursdays, Carthage Community House at Davis Park in Carthage. $5 per person. For more details call Tami at (903) 503-2269.

Rippin’ Redneck Karaoke, 8 p.m. Thursdays, Panola County VFW, 421 N. Live Oak St. in Carthage. Everyone is welcome.

MUSEUMS/EXHIBITS

Jefferson Historical Society Museum, 223 W. Austin St., Jefferson. Hours: 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily. Cost: $3 to $10. Information: 903-665-2775, jeffersonmuseum.com.

Scarlett O’Hardy’s “Gone With the Wind” Museum, 408 Taylor St., Jefferson. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday through Saturday. Cost: $3 adults, $1 children. Information: 903-665-1939, scarlettohardy.com .

Museum of Measurement and Time, 301 N. Polk St., Jefferson. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.Thursday through Saturday and 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday. Information: 903-665-6668, museumofmeasurementandtime.org .

Michelson Museum of Art, 216 N. Bolivar St., Marshall. Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday. Information: 903-935-9480, michelsonmuseum.org .

Texas & Pacific Museum and Depot, 800 N. Washington, Marshall. Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. Information: marshalltxdepot.com .

Marshall Visual Arts Center, 208 E. Burleson St., Marshall. Hours: 10 a.m to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Information: 903-935-4414, marshalltexas.net .

Harrison County Historical Museum, 1 Peter Whetstone Square, Marshall. Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. Cost: $6 adults, $5 seniors and $1 students. Information: 903-935-8417 Ext. 1, harrisoncountymuseum.org .

Texas Tea Room and Heritage Museum, 100 E. Sabine, Carthage. Hours: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Friday and 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday. Information: 903-693-8689.

Texas Country Music Hall of Fame, 310 W. Panola St., Carthage. Hours: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Tickets and information: 903 694-9561, tcmhof.com .

SPECIAL EVENTS

Thank You For Your Service, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, Panola College, 1109 W. Panola St. in Carthage. The Panola County Veterans Service Office, VFW Post 5620 and American Legion Post 353 host this information session for veterans. Kerry Easley, a veterans counselor with the Texas Veterans Commission, will present copies of “A Time to Honor” to Vietnam veterans. Lone Star Legal Aid and the Panola County Historical and Genealogical Association will also be offering services to veterans. For more information, call 903-693-0360 or email wmorris@co.panola.tx.us .

S.A.L.T. Suicide Prevention Walk, 8 a.m. registration, 8:30 a.m. walk, Sept. 14, Carthage Junior High School track. S.A.L.T. (Save a Life Today) hosts a suicide prevention walk. Go to afsp.org/carthage to pre-register online. For more information, call Diana Bonds at (903) 754-1245 or email bondsdiana@gmail.com.

Bubba Bingo, 7 p.m., Saturday, Carthage Civic Center, 1702 S. Adams St. in Carthage. The Panola County Heritage Foundation hosts this benefit. Tickets are $40 in advance and $45 at the door. Tickets include 10 games (three cards per game), a Bubba sandwich, potato salad, tea and water. Ticket price does not include beer. Buy tickets at the Panola County Chamber of Commerce.

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MUSIC/THEATER/ARTS

8 Ball Aiken, 8 p.m. today, The Forge Bar & Grill, 1610 FM 279, Ben Wheeler. Information: (903) 833-5970, theforgebenwheeler.com.

Lee Mathis & the Brutally Handsome, 8 p.m. Friday, Moore’s Store, 1535 FM 279, Ben Wheeler. Information: 903-833-5100, mooresstore.com.

Gary and David, 6 p.m. Saturday, Boogie’s, 412 N. Prairieville, Athens. Facebook.

Henderson County Performing Arts Center, 400 Gibson Road. Athens. Play: “Irving Berlin’s White Christmas: The Musical.” Curtain times: 7:30 p.m. Sept. 19 to 21 and 26 to 28 and 2 p.m. Sept. 22. Tickets: 903-675-3908, hcpac.org.

MUSEUMS/EXHIBITS

Chandler Museum & Visitors Center, 721 Highway 31 West, Chandler. Hours: 1 to 4 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday. Cost: free. Information: 903-849-2243, chandlertx.com.

Museum for East Texas Culture, 400 Micheaux Ave., Palestine. Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday. Cost: $3 adults, $1 students. Information: 903-723-1914, museumpalestine.org.

Railroad Heritage Center, 808 W. Oak St., Palestine. Hours: 9:30 a.m. to 4 :30 p.m. Monday through Saturday.

Curious, 1301 S. Royall St., Palestine. Hours: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Cost: $5. Information: exhibitcurious.org.

Heritage Park Museum of East Texas, Highway FM 859, Edgewood. Hours: 9 a.m. to noon Thursday through Saturday. Information: edgewoodheritagepark.org.

Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center, 5550 FM 2495, Athens. Hours: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday. Cost: $5.50 adults, $4.50 seniors 65 and older and $3.50 children to age 12. Information: 903-676-2277, tpwd.texas.gov/spdest/visitorcenters/tffc.

SPECIAL EVENTS

Forging Demonstration, 1 to 3 p.m. on the fourth Saturday each month, The Blade Bar, 1593 Texas 279, Ben Wheeler. Cost: free.

Jacqueline Sky Foundation 5K Gold Run, 8 a.m. Saturday, Texas State Railroad depot, 789 Park Road, Palestine. Information and registration: thejaquelynskyfoundation.com. Foundation provides lodging for families of children receiving cancer treatment.

Elkhart Festival, throughout the day Saturday, Elkhart. Attractions: parade at 10 a.m., hamburger fundraiser, car show, live music.

FARMERS MARKETS

Downtown Canton Farmers Market, each Saturday through Oct. 5, 119 N. Buffalo, Canton.

Athens Farmers Market, each Saturday, through Oct. 26, 212 N. Palestine, Athens.

Palestine Farmers Market, first Saturday of each month, 813 W. Spring, Palestine.

ALSO IN THE REGION

The Second City comedy show, 7:30 p.m. Sept. 6; in W.M. Turner Auditorium on the Stephen F. Austin State University campus in Nacogdoches. Cost: $30 for adults, $24 for seniors, $15 for SFA faculty and staff and $12 for non-SFA students/youth; SFA students are $3. Information: finearts.sfasu.edu, Box Office in Room 211 of the Griffith Fine Arts Building, call (936) 468-6407 or (888) 240-ARTS.

Pittsburg Pioneer Days, downtown Pittsburg, starting at 10 a.m. Sept. 20 and 8 a.m. Sept. 21; with peach dessert and homemade ice cream contests, carnival, wine tasting, Latino Heritage Night, classic car show, family fun games, chicken scratch bingo and more. Information: Pittsburg Pioneer Days.

Planetarium in Stephen F. Austin State University’s Cole STEM Building, two shows on Saturdays starting Aug. 31. “One World, One Sky” — 3 p.m., admission $3; “Life: A Cosmic Story” — 4:30 and 7 p.m., admission $6 for adults, $4 for children, students, and faculty and staff with ID. Information: planetarium.sfasu.edu .

The Charlie Daniels Band Live, Paradise Theater; 777 Margaritaville Way; Bossier City, Louisiana; 8 p.m. Oct. 19. Cost: starting at $25 through Ticketmaster.

Hotel California: A Salute to the Eagles, Paradise Theater, Margaritaville, 777 Margaritaville Way, Bossier City, Louisiana. 8 p.m. Oct. 18. Cost: Starting at $20 at Ticketmaster.