The Great Texas Balloon Race – July 30th through August 1st will bring the return of the Great Texas Balloon Race (GTBR) to the East Texas Regional Airport and marks 32 years of hot–air balloon racing in Longview. Packed with events from dawn to dusk, the GTBR is a weekend festival with something for everyone.
Tall Tales from a Tall Gal…Jeanne Robertson to Perform in Crockett
Crockett- Humorist Jeanne Robertson will stroll into town Saturday March 23 to entertain and delight the audience with her own brand of wit and Southern humor! Towering over her peers literally and figuratively, Mrs. Robertson is an award-winning speaker and humorist. She can be heard on SiriusXM Satellite Radio’s Family Comedy and Blue Collar Comedy channels. Presented by the Piney Wood Fine Arts Association, the show is at 7:30pm at the Crockett Civic Center with tickets available at www.pwfaa.org. Standing six-foot-two, she is a commanding presence on the stage and will have you rolling in the aisles with laughter as she regales you with stories of her travels, life with left-brain and winning Miss Congeniality in the 1963 Miss America Pageant.
Apex Entertainment Presents the Tony Award Winning Musical: RENT
TYLER- On December 6th and 7th at 7:30 PM, APEX Entertainment Presents: Rent at Liberty Hall sponsored by Kyser Musical Products. The limited engagement directed by Robert E. Lee’s Director of Theatre Michael Ward, sets to touch the hearts of East Texas through a cast of 20 and a four piece band.