Local Events

Frontier Christmas

Old Jail Museum Complex 231 S 5th Ave, Palo Pinto

Frontier Christmas in Palo Pinto is a delightful way to experience simpler times and prepare for the celebration of Christmas.

Palo Pinto Livestock Association Rodeo

Palo Pinto Co. Livestock Association Arena TX

This Mineral Wells rodeo is held at Palo Pinto Co. Livestock Association Arena. This is the 82nd Annual Mineral Wells PRCA/WPRA Pro Rodeo. There will be plenty of rodeo entertainment before the main events, as well as trail rides and a parade.

National Vietnam War Museum Annual Honoring of the Wall

National Vietnam War Museum and Memorial Park 12685 Mineral Wells Hwy, Weatherford

Each year on Memorial Day, we gather to honor those whose names were added to the Vietnam Memorial Wall in Washington during the previous year, by...

Model Train Show

Clark Gardens 567 Maddux Rd, Weatherford

Be sure to "Get on Board" when the Model Train Show at Clark Gardens. This a train show you won't want to miss!

Possum Kingdom Catmasters

Possum Kingdom Lake Graford

Two-Day catfishing tournament on the beautiful Possum Kingdom Lake drawing teams from across the country. First place takes a grand prize of $30,000.

Frontier Christmas


Join the Frontier Christmas holiday festivities as the entire complex (including the First Christian Church) is decked out in old-fashioned Christmas Decorations. Frontier Fare Tasting...

Western Swing Fest

Holidays Hills Country Club

Get out your best threads and dancin' shoes for two days of Live Western Swing Band Music and Dancing.

This annual Swing Festival held the first Saturday every May will get you tapping your toes and excited about keeping Western Swing alive. 

Red Bull Cliff Diving Competition

7019 Hells Gate Loop, Strawn, TX 76475 Graford

Texas's Kingdom Possum Lake reverts to its former slot right at the start of the Cliff Diving Series season for 2018 after an appearance as the fourth stop in September in 2017. Because this is Texas, expect big heat, big and boisterous crowds and some equally big dives from the imposing cliffs rising from the Brazos River reservoir as the second half of the season kicks into gear.