April 28, 2017
Top 10 Things to Do This Weekend (Apr 28-30, 2017)
1. "The Shootout at Cedar Creek: The State of Texas v. Orange W. Wicks" - Apr. 28th & 29th, 7:00pm and Apr. 30th, 2:00pm at the Bastrop Opera House, located at 711 Spring Street in Bastrop. Presented by the Bastrop County Bar Association. The performances on Friday and Saturday are dinner theater performances and will be catered by Baxters. $75/person on Friday & Saturday, $15/person on Sunday; purchase tickets online here. All proceeds go to the BCBA Scholarship Program.
2. Music in the Park - Apr. 28th, 8-10pm at Veterans Memorial Park, located 109 Depot Street in Elgin. Come out and dance to the rhythm of La Nuestro Band! Rain location is El Maguey, located at 111 Main Street in Elgin. Admission is FREE!
3. BBQ Cook-Off with a Twist - Apr. 29th, 8am-midnight at Huebels, located at 207 NW 2nd Street in Smithville. Chili, beans, dessert, & BBQ (chicken, wings, and ribs) to be cooked and judged. Raffle, silent auction, washer tournament, pool tournament, and more!
4. Animal Architecture Guided Hike - Apr. 29th, 10:00-11:30am at Bastrop State Park. From beehives to birds nests, animals are always adapting! Learn more on this moderate 1-mile guided hike. Free after park entry fees. For more Bastrop State Park events, click here.
5. Adjust 10th Anniversary Celebration - Apr. 29th, 12-2pm at Adjust, located at 807 Main Street in Bastrop. Food, drink, photo booth, gifts, and more! Family friendly. and admission is FREE!
6. Swamp Monsters - Apr. 29th, 2:00-3:30pm at Buescher State Park. Join Ranger Kristen at Lake Buescher to see what critters are lurking in the lake. Dress to potentially get wet! Free after park entry fees. For more Buescher State Park events, click here.
7. Kid's Decorating Class - Apr. 29th, 3-4pm at Johnson's Bakery, located at 715 Old Austin Hwy, Ste. 300 in Bastrop. Next week is Teacher's appreciation week, so,come make your teacher an edible gift in this Saturday's kid's decorating class! $15/person. To register, call the bakery at (512) 412-6221.
8. Cotton Bowl Speedway Racing - Apr. 29th, 6:30-10:30pm at Cotton Bowl Speedway, located at 1175 CR 202 in Paige. NeSmith Street Stocks, IMCA Modifieds, IMCA Sport Mods, IMCA Stock Cars, & CBS Stock Cars. Kids go cart races at intermission. General Admission: $12/Adult, $10/Military, Seniors, & Students $5/Child ages 6-12, Children 5 & under FREE; Pit Pass Admission: $30/person.
9. Pancake Brunch Fundraiser - Apr. 30th, 11am-1:30pm at Baxters, located at 919 Main Street in Bastrop. Enjoy yummy pancakes, listen to the choir sing at around 11:30am and again at 1pm, and help support The Honor Choir as they raise funds to attend a songwriting workshop and charity performance for the Children's Advocacy Center in Boston. $8/adult, $5/child.
10. Sunday Funday Pre-Season Pool Party **FEATURED EVENT** - Apr. 30th, 1-7pm at The Pool at ColoVista, located at 100 Country Club Drive in Bastrop. Come have fun at the pool! Enjoy a beverage bar with free water and iced tea, and there will be alcoholic drinks, burgers, and food from the Ridge Grille available for purchase. Also, staff will be on hand to help you sign up for either a season pass or a pool membership. Admission is free for members, $8/adult, and $5/child.
**For even MORE EVENTS in the Bastrop County area, visit our online calendar here.**
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