What's going on in East Texas this weekend? Sept. 12-14

What's going on in East Texas this weekend? Sept. 12-14
Randy Brown.
Randy Brown.

EAST TEXAS (KLTV) - If you like comedy or music, you are in luck in East Texas this weekend! Check out what's going on and find something to do here as you support East Texas arts, business, restaurants, and music!


Larry the Cable Guy will perform his unique style of comedy at the UTTyler Cowan Center Saturday at 7:30 p.m. Cost: $37 and up via 903-566-7424 or cowancenter.org. 3900 University Blvd.

Papa Mali will play at Stanley's Famous BBQ Saturday at 9 p.m. Cost $10, age 21 and up. 525 S. Beckham.

East Texas Book Fest - Saturday beginning at 10 a.m. at TJC West Campus, 1530 SSW Loop 323. 60 authors will be on hand, experts will lead seminars, and more.

Annagrey will play from 8-11 p.m. at Liberty Hall on Saturday, 110 East Irwin. LibertyTyler.com

Sam Cox Band will play at Half Moon Grill and Saloon, Friday at 8 p.m. 16884 FM 2493 (Old Jacksonville)

Edge of Misery - Deano - Heartsease Saturday at 9 p.m at Clicks Billiards. 1946 E SE Loop 323

A Night of Jazz Saturday from 8-10 p.m. - Liberty Hall, 103 E. Erwin Street . LibertyTyler.com 


The classic country and honky tonk music revival, Jake Penrod & The Honky Tonk Express will perform two sets on Saturday at the Canton Civic Center, 800 Flea Market Road. 2-4 p.m. and 8-10 p.m.


Randy Brown with percussionist John Smith and guitarist Kurt Bitner - Liefie Li Vine 302 N. Main Street - Friday  Saturday at 8 p.m.

Rhett Butler will play at Crossroads Coffeehouse and Music Co. on Saturday at 8 p.m. $15. 216 N. Main Street.


Fair Fight Photo Shoot at Centaur Arabian Farms, 10271 FM 2813. Fundraiser for pediatric cancer. Details: 903-312-5550 or click here.


T-Bone Walker Blues Fest 2014 - September 12-13 at Maude Cobb Convention Center. 2 stages - the Wells Fargo Advisors Indoor Stage and the Patterson Nissan Outdoor Stage will host great blues artists from around the nation. Headlining this year will be Rick Derringer, Anson Funderburgh and the Rockets and Jimmie Vaughan. Full artist lineup can be found at www.tbonewalkerbluesfest.com. 100 Grand Boulevard.Information about the Car and Cycle show here.

Teazur will play at Texas Players Saturday at 10 p.m. 300 N. Spur 63.

Lou Ann Petty- Twisted Pistols- Town Walsh- Aubrey Lynn England- Mark Shelton Music- Jackson Taylor & The Sinners will all play at the third annual Wounded Heroes benefit concert. Saturday starting at 11 a.m.  Clancy's Saloon and Stage, 4984 CR 4112.


Bird and Nature Walk - Saturday from 9-11 a.m. at the Freshwater Fisheries Center. 903-676-2277 for more info. 5550 FM 2495.

David Harness will perform at Eddy's, 1801 Flat Creek Road, Saturday at 9 p.m.



Longview Teen Court Fiesta - Saturday from 6-11 p.m. Longview Teen Court holds this annual "FIESTA" event in order to raise funds to be able to keep offering this program to the youth at a minimal cost. The Event will have a Live and Silent Auction, a full Mexican buffet, entertainment, 50/50 raffle, and alcohol. Must be 21 years of age or older to purchase tickets and tickets are required for entrance at gate.Tickets may be purchased from Longview Teen Court or online at

. To find out more information regarding this event, please contact Kimber or Lezlee at Longview Teen Court at 903-753-9701, visit our website at

, or email us at


Held at Clements Ranch, 15056 CR 173 N.



Living Proof Simulcast with Beth Moore - Saturday from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. $15 for ticket; Central Baptist Church, 1909 East Rusk Street. Call 903-586-2215, or if no answer, email Julie Wood at

Withrow Cooley will play Saturday at 6:30 p.m. at Emaze at the Woods, US 79. Classic rock, blues and country.

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Back to the Basics Financial Workshop at Love & Grace Community Church, 11501 Old Elam Road. 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. Call the church for more details.



Nature Hike at Martin Creek Lake State Park, 9515 CR 2181 D. Saturday from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Call 903-836-4336 for more info. Wear hiking appropriate shoes and bring water to drink. Also, stargazing will take place Saturday night at 9 p.m.; meet at auxiliary boat ramp.


Presley Lewis will play at the Shelton Gin, 310 E. Crawford Street, Saturday at 8 p.m.



Geocache 101 at Purtis Creek State Park, Saturday at 4 p.m. 903-425-2332 for more info. Meet at the amphitheater. No equipment is required.14225 FM 316.  Also, a night sounds program will take place Saturday from 9-9:30pm. Meet at the amphitheater.

Ben Wheeler


Matt Bradshaw and Heather Little together at The Forge Bar and Grill, Friday at 7 p.m. FM 279.



Beth Moore will be hosting the conference in Indiana, and we will be joining live via satellite on our huge video screen. We will experience the entire conference, including worship and preaching. Seating is first come first serve. Doors will open at 9:30am Saturday. For any questions, call Whitehouse First Assembly at 903-839-2356 or email:


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