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What's going on in East Texas this weekend? April 18-20

EAST TEXAS (KLTV) - Happy Easter weekend, everyone! Here is a list of events going on in beautiful East Texas over the next few days.

We also have a list of Easter events such as Easter egg hunts here.

Winnsboro:

A Celebration of American Indian Culture - Winnsboro Center for the Arts  presents this exhibit of American Indian art done by local artists and artifacts on loan from private collections. Exhibit continues through May 31 and is free. Donations are graciously accepted. Wed. - Sat 10 a.m.-2 p.m.. 200 Market Street. 903-342-0686 for more information.

Mt. Pleasant - 83rd annual Texas State Gospel Singing Convention. Friday and Saturday at 6 p.m. Free. Mt. Pleasant Civic Center, 1800 N. Jefferson. Call Susan for more information at 817-975-1666. Civic Center: 903-575-4190

Gladewater:

East Texas Gusher Days in downtown Gladewater beginning Friday at 6 p.m. Karaoke, Hip Hop Amusements will have rides, games and a petting zoo. On Saturday there will be a pancake breakfast by Christian Men's Alliance at 6 a.m. At 10 a.m. a parade and arts and crafts vendors will open, commercial and food vendors, classic car show, chili cookoff, and karaoke and Hip Hop Amusements again. The night will end with a street dance.  Free. Call 903-845-5501 for details or visit their website, gusher-days.com. Friday through Sunday.

Tyler:

Stevie Jo Rosenbalm

Stevie Jo Rosenbalm from tv's The Voice will perform at Liberty Hall Friday night. Cost: $13. 103 E. Erwin Street. For more information, call 903-595-7274.

Lego Block Party at the Tyler Public Library.  201 S. College. Building party for ages 3 and older.  Bring your imagination! Donations of Legos are accepted, new or gently used.  Free. 1:30 - 3:30 p.m. Saturday. 903-593-7323 for more information.

Troup:

Four Winds Renaissance Faire - 21852 CR 2178 - The event occurs weekly through the last weekend of April. Check the website for this weekend's details: fourwindsfaire.com.

Kilgore:

4 Star Cinema Spring Fall Festival - Independent and foreign films. Call 903-983-3848 for times and pricing or visit foothillsentertainment.com.  1607 Hwy 259 North.

Mineola:

In addition to the Mineola Nature Preserve, which is free and open to the public for biking, walking/hiking, and horseback riding, Mineola hosts "Acoustic Music on the Streets" every Saturday at 10:30. Call 903-569-2087 for more information or visit Mineola.com.

Edom:

Edom Cruise Nights: Meet at the crossroads of FMs 279 and 314 for hot rod and motorcycle fun. Call 903-852-7625 for more information.


Ben Wheeler:
Moore's Store:  Friday night: Kris Gordon - $5 8 p.m.
Chase and the New South - $10 Saturday at 8 p.m.  (5135 Hwy 279 - 903-833-5100)



The Forge: Friday night: Kirby Kelley - 7 p.m.
Saturday night: Rick Babb - 7 p.m.  (903)833-5970 - 1610 FM 279

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