On Board Wichita Falls - Nonprofit Organizations in the Wichita Falls area are facing a serious challenge in the recruitment and retention of volunteers equipped to serve at the board level. On Board Wichita Falls is an 8 session program to train and equip candidates who have an interest in serving on a Board of Directors OR are currently serving on a Board of Directors for a nonprofit organization. Upon completion the graduate will be matched with a local nonprofit organization that fits their personal passion and preference and serve on the Board of Directors. Take advantage of the opportunity to come learn more about this program and how it can assist your nonprofit with educated board members OR how your business can get involved in the community and make a difference. Encourage volunteerism and provide a trained board member for a nonprofit organization. If you have any questions please call our office at (940)322-4961. We will be happy to assist you!
ROC the Falls Mud Run - ROC the Falls Mud Run is the premier 5K adventure run in North Texas. Intense obstacles, Texas summer heat, harsh terrain, and relentless mud will challenge you. Conquering the course for charity will inspire you.
ROC the Falls Mud Run - ROC the Falls Mud Run is the premier 5K adventure run in North Texas. Intense obstacles, Texas summer heat, harsh terrain, and relentless mud will challenge you. Conquering the course for charity will inspire you. 2014 Charity Recipients Wichita West VFD Humane Society of Wichita County Alzheimer’s Association North Central Texas Chapter Lakeside City VFD
ClearTalk Wireless to Host Donation Drive for Faith Mission/Fait - ClearTalk Wireless is hosting a donation drive to support the recovery efforts of Faith Mission/Faith Refuge following a fire at their storage facility. The community is invited to donate canned food items and paper products (toilet paper and other toiletries) at the event. During the donation drive, live bands — Crown da King, Cobyrhey, Theresa Dollman — will offer musical entertainment and KLUR-FM will have a radio remote from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Co-participants in the event are United Supermarkets, Face of Jesus and Iron Men Legacy.
Sons of Confederate Veterans Camp Meeting - Interested in Southern Heritage? Come and join the Sons of Confederate Veterans as we have our camp meeting with a program about the Civil War.
34th Annual AIA Golf Tournament - 4-Person Scramble Scholarship Golf Tournament $90 / player (includes Branding Iron dinner & 2 mulligans) Print and mail in form with payment to register.
Biggest Garage Sale in Wichita Falls - Townsquare Media is holding its 3rd Bi-Annual "Biggest Garage Sale in Wichita Falls" on Saturday, September 13, from 7A-2P. The event will be held in the covered parking area of the Fidelity Bank Building at Kemp and Kell, in Parker Square. Bring your garage sale or home based business products out for sale to the public. Booths are 18 (L) x 9 (W) and covered. Booth rental is $35.00 per space, and reserved on a first come / first served basis. When covered areas are all reserved, uncovered areas may be available. Please, no sale of firearms, reptiles, knives, livestock or alcohol. Vendors will be allowed to set up the previous night, and security will be hired to patrol the set up area until the sale begins. For booth rental information, please call Townsquare Media at 940-763-1111, or call Stacy at 940-733-4166 for more details Where else can you visit 50+ garage sales in one location? With gas prices at their current rate, you will save money to stop and shop here! Entry is $3 per person, while kids under 12 are free. So, come out and see what the community has to offer at the "Biggest Garage Sale in Wichita Falls!"
Dialogue With Donors - This is your chance to sit at a table with foundation representatives to learn about their funding objectives. You will have the opportunity to ask “that" question which comes up every time you complete an application.
Teens Make a Difference - A time to make a difference in your community and yourself by taking your own time and volunteering with other teens and adults. First time ever that we have opened up the ENTIRE month of October for projects to be completed. That way ones that have not been able to participate before will have a chance to take part this year.
Oktoberfest - Oktoberfest is a family friendly street festival in Southlake's Town Square featuring the wildly popular wiener dog races, German food & beer, arts & crafts, kid's play area and a sports zone with a jumbotron. Their is live entertainment throughout the 3 day event. Admission is free. Tickets are available for food, drinks and the kid's area. Oktoberfest begins Friday evening at 5:00pm-11:00pm,and runs through Saturday 10:00am-11:00pm, Sunday from 12:00pm-5:00pm.
Calle Ocho 2014 - Zavala Hispanic Cultural Initiative presents Calle Ocho 2014 Wichita Falls, TX - Zavala Hispanic Cultural Initiative was established with a strong commitment to provide the Hispanic community an opportunity to actively participate in the evolution of a greater Wichita Falls. Since its foundation in 2002, Zavala has hosted a wide variety of cultural and educational activities including the Hispanic Leadership Banquet, Calle Ocho Latin Festival, and Las Posadas. In addition, Zavala is partnering with Café Con Leche, promoting a culture of high expectations and the importance of post-secondary education. On October 4, 2014, Zavala will host the 2014 Calle Ocho Latin Festival at the downtown Farmers’ Market, corner of 8th and Ohio. The event will feature Latin dishes, music, children’s educational activities, games, folklore dancers, the 2nd Annual Día de los Muertos Fun Run, and a Salsa Dance Competition. Proceeds of the event will be help support educational activities in the local Hispanic community including providing students with scholarships to attend colleges and universities. With great pride and dedication, Zavala continues its commitment to preserve the unique cultural gifts of the Hispanic Heritage and to empower the Hispanic community to become fully engaged in overall community opportunities and challenges. The Zavala Hispanic Cultural Initiative is a non-profit organization in Wichita Falls. Some of our goals include helping the Hispanic population excel in leadership roles in the community and one day to build a center to celebrate our culture and serve our community. Learn more at www.zavalawf.com. For more information about the event, please contact Rickey Santellana, Event Chairman at 940-224-2366 or email at email@example.com.
15th Annual Sunrise Haunted House and Zombie Hunt - A fundraising tradition for local High School clubs that staff multiple rooms of the Haunted House and a Zombie Hunt where participants shoot Zombie's from a tractor pulled hay ride. Location is at the Sunrise Optimists Girls Softball field adjacent to the football stadium.
Monster Energy Cup - The world’s top motocross/supercross riders face-off for a shot at winning the lucrative $1,000,000 purse on a hybrid motocross/supercross-inspired track.
Burkburnett Friendship Festival - Come join us in Burkburnett for our Annual Friendship Festival! The 2014 Friendship Festival will include a Classic Car and Antique Motor Show, a Mud Volleyball Parade and Tournament, and a Bulldog Booster Club BBQ Cook Off. Numerous vendors are scheduled to showcase their products and services. This is a family friendly event that features activities for the kids: Giant Inflatable Slides & Bounce Houses, Face Painting, Balloon Animals and Pony Rides. There will be music from locally known artists - Elaina Kay, Devin Williams Band, Tyler Steel Band and Jay Hollis. And food...food...food! The variety of food will ensure that everyone leaves satisfied.
Gingerbread Jubilee - Brand new event so mark your calendars and be looking out for more details soon!
MLK Youth Parade And Battle Of The Bands Competition - The MLK Youth Parade Will Originate In Houston's Midtown On San Jacinto Street & Elgin Street On January 17, 2015 Beginning @12 Noon And Will Feature More Than 100 Culturally Diverse Performing Groups Including 20 Award Winning Marching Bands. The Celebration Continues @ 4:00 PM @ BBVA Compass Stadium W/The 14Th Annual MLK Battle Of The Bands Competition Featuring 16 Nationally Recognized High School Marching Bands In Friendly Competition. To Learn More Log Onto http://www.mlkgrandeparade.org Or Call 713-953-1633
9Th Annual MLK Youth Parade - The MLK Youth Parade Will Originate On January 17, 2015 In Houston's Midtown On San Jacinto Street & Elgin Street Beginning @ 12 Noon featuring More Than 100 Culturally Diverse Performing Groups Including 20 Award Winning Marching Bands. Learn More @ http://www.mlkgrandeparade.org Or Call 713-953-1633
MLK Grande Parade-Midtown Houston 2015 - The MLK Grande Parade Is The Largest Single Day Multicultural Activity In The U.S. That Commemorate The MLK national Holiday Observance. The Parade Originate On January 19, 2015 In Houston's Midtown On San Jacinto Street & Elgin Street Beginning @10A And Features More Than 200 Culturally Diverse Performing Groups From Across The Nation Including 20 Award Winning Marching Bands. For More Information Log Onto http://www.mlkgrandeparade.org Or Call 713-953-1633
21st Annual MLK Grande Parade - The MLK Grande Parade is The Largest Single Day Multicultural Activity In The U.S. That Commemorate The MLK National Holiday Observance. The Parade Originate On January 19, 2015 In Houston's midtown On San Jacinto Street & Elgin Street beginning @ 10A And Will Feature More Than 200 Culturally Diverse Performing Groups From Across The Nation Including 20 Award Winning Marching Bands. Learn More @ http://www.mlkgrandeparade.org Or Call 713-953-1633
Dancing for the Stars Wichita Falls - Dancing for the Stars Wichita Falls is an exciting event for Big Brothers Big Sisters and the Midwestern State University Small Business Development Center. We are collaborating to bring awareness to the importance of mentoring in our community. This fundraiser event showcases local celebrity dancers paired with local dance instructors, all raising funds by gaining votes.