October 2 – November 29….Exhibitions
at the Buddy Holly Center - Camposanto Suite:
Art for Eternity. Photographer
and life-long resident of the Texas Panhandle
Jim Jordan will showcase a selection of his photographs
taken in cemeteries throughout Northern New Mexico.
7….Drew Holcomb & The Neighbors with
Special guests Penny & Sparrow -
Drew Holcomb and The Neighbors is an American
rock band, led by singer/songwriter Hampton Andrew
"Drew" Holcomb, Jr. The band is based
in East Nashville, Tennessee and also includes
Holcomb's wife Ellie. Since releasing their first
album, 2005’s Washed In Blue, Drew &
The Neighbors (Ellie Holcomb, Nathan Dugger, Rich
Brinsfield) have established themselves as a formidable
indie act, selling more than 75,000 records, playing
more than 1,500 live dates, selling-out headline
shows, and touring alongside such varied acts
as The Avett Brothers, Ryan Adams, Los Lobos,
NEEDTOBREATHE, Susan Tedeschi, North Mississippi
Allstars, Marc Broussard, and more. Their songs
have been used in countless television shows and
commercials, most notably in TNT’s Emmy
Award winning 2011 Christmas Day NBA Forever spot,
which paired the song Live Forever with a mesmerizing
montage of past and present NBA video footage.
Penny and Sparrow are Andy Baxter and Kyle Jahnke,
from the heart of Texas. Previously roommates,
the duo makes music influenced by The Swell Season,
Bon Iver, Mumford and Sons, and others. Please
contact the box office at 806-762-3233 to reserve
tickets. Reserved seating. Cactus Theater, 1812
Buddy Holly Avenue; 8 p.m.
October 10….28th Annual Floydada
Punkin Days Festival
– Everyone is invited to participate in
this year’s 28th Annual Punkin Days, a time
when Floydada celebrates and promotes its title
as "Pumpkin Capital USA." Punkin Days
is held downtown in Floydada, Texas around the
courthouse, with vendor booths set up on California,
Main, and Missouri Streets. There will be a pumpkin
pie eating contest, chili cook off, Little Mr.
& Miss Punkin Chunkin Contest, 5K & Fun
Run, and lots of fabulous vendors and entertainment
including a car show. There will be plenty of
live music, family fun, and all things pumpkin.
Come join the fun and excitement!! Floydada, Texas;
9 a.m.- 5 p.m.
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Downtown Farmers Market
each Saturday, June through October, this unique
gathering of area producers, specialty food and
beverage providers and select artisans specializing
in homegrown or homemade. Held
in the Depot District area, this weekly event has
become a highlight of the summer months and offers
something for everyone. Support
your local growers and be part of the "locally
there at 9:00 am – produce is available until
vendors sell out! Tornado Gallery,1822 Buddy
Holly Avenue; 9 a.m.
10….Fall Festival of Cultural Heritage at
the Lubbock Lake Landmark –
Come and join Lubbock Lake Landmark's annual festival
commemorating 12,000 years of history and culture
on the Southern High Plains. Individuals are invited
to enjoy special demonstrations and activities offered
on Native American culture, traditional food processing,
Cowboy archaeology and more. Admission is free.
Contact the Lubbock Lake Landmark at 806-742-1116
for more info. Lubbock Lake Landmark, 2401 Landmark
Dr; 9 a.m.- 4 p.m.
11….Texas Tech University Autumn Fest
- We would like to extend an invitation to the public
for the second Autumn Fest at Texas Tech University.
Join us for this celebration of the arts, music,
local cuisine, and many other attractions. Local
vendors will display and sell their works , fresh
produce and Texas musicians provide the entertainment.
There is something for the entire family at the
Autumn Fest at Texas Tech University. Children's
activities include inflatables, - face painting,
nature crafts and pumpkin painting. For questions,
please email firstname.lastname@example.org. TTU Memorial Circle;
11 a.m.- 3 p.m.
Orchestras of Lubbock 2015 Fall Concert
- The first concert of the season “ Out of
this World” will be showcasing the works of
Tchaikovsky, Holst’s “The Planets,”
and music from Dragon Slayer. Admission is free.
Frenship High School Performing Arts Center, 902
Dowden Rd, Wolfforth. 4 p.m.