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October 13

Columbus Day

City Council meeting

The Mansfield City Council will meet at 7 p.m. at City Hall, 1200 E. Broad St. Meetings are open to the public. The meetings are also broadcast on Charter Communications channel 27. For more information, call (817) 276-4200.

Hot Beats & Cold Brews

The Hot Beats & Cold Brews Concert Series kicks off at 6 p.m. with Josh Lee at MaryLou’s Coffee and Sandwich Shoppe, 137 N. Main St., followed at 7:30 p.m. by Brad Russell and Eric Beatty at Back Patio, 131 N. Main St.

October 14

Hot Beats & Cold Brews concerts

The Hot Beats & Cold Brews concert series continues at 6 p.m. with Dave Lincoln at Big D BBQ, 226 N. Walnut Creek Drive, followed at 7:30 p.m. by Victor Andrada duo at Kupa Tea, 222 N. Walnut Creek Drive.

October 15

Hot Beats & Cold Brews concerts

The Hot Beats & Cold Brews concert series continues at 6 p.m. with Jeff Jack & Emmy Davis at DayDream Photography Studio, 124 N. Main St., followed at 7:30 p.m. by the Brad Thompson duo at Sequel, 117 N. Main St.

October 16

Hot Beats & Cold Brews concerts

The Hot Beats & Cold Brews concert series continues at 6 p.m. with Chris Watson at TRC Auto Upholstery, 104 W. Oak St., followed at 7:30 p.m. by Jim Suhler & Jason Elmore at Music Place Mansfield, 400 S. Main St.

October 17

Hot Beats & Cold Brews concerts

The Hot Beats & Cold Brews concert series continues at 6 p.m. with Jody Jones at MaryLou’s Coffee and Sandwich Shoppe, 137 N. Main St., followed at 7:30 p.m. by Mack and Dyan at Steven’s Garden & Grill, 223 Depot St., and at 9 p.m. by Eddie Irving & the Classic Swing Band at Farr Best Theater, 109 N. Main St.

October 18

Farmers market

The Mansfield Farmers Market will be open from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. at 206 Smith St., every Saturday through Nov. 22. Check out locally-grown produce, jellies, local honey, soap, fresh bakery items, arts and crafts and more. Free parking.

Live music

Settle in to hear the John Driver Blues Band at 7 p.m. at Steven’s Garden & Grill, 223 Depot St.

Doll making

Civil War reenactment group Yesterday Once More will demonstrate doll makingfor ages 6-13 between 1-4 p.m. at the Mansfield Historical Museum, 102 N. Main St. Demonstrations, participation and materials are free for the 20-minute classes. Children will take home a rag doll, cornhusk doll or ninja doll. Reservations are required; call 817-473-4250 or email mansfieldmuseum@sbcglobal.net to reserve a time. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Hot Beats & Cold Brews

The Hot Beats & Cold Brews Concert Series winds up today, starting at 5 p.m. with Shake Anderson Band at Mellow Mushroom, 101 S. Main St., then at 6:30 p.m. Big Gus and Swampadelic at Mellow Mushroom, followed at 8 p.m. by the James Hinkle Band at Farr Best Theater, 109 N. Main St., then at 9:30 p.m. the Wendy Colonna Band at Farr Best Theater.

Dance music

Head to the Western Kountry Klub to dance to Billy Keeble & Texas Pride from 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Admission is $10 adults, $5 kids; BYOB. The historic dance hall is located at 5728 Lakeview Road, take the Lakeview exit off U.S. 287 between Mansfield and Midlothian. For more information, call (817) 800-4585 or go to www.westernkountryklub.com.

Free mulch

Mansfield residents can bring their containers, trucks or trailers and load up with free mulch from the city from 8:30 a.m.-noon at 24 Mitchell Road. Bring proof of residency (driver’s license or utility bill).

October 21

Live music

Settle in for the open mic and special guests at Smoke ‘n’ Guitars from 7-9 p.m. at Big D Barbecue, 226 N. Walnut Creek Drive.

Dance music

Put on your cowboy boots and head to the Western Kountry Klub to dance from 7-9:30 p.m. Admission is $5 kids; BYOB. The historic dance hall is at 5728 Lakeview Road, take the Lakeview exit off U.S. 287 between Mansfield and Midlothian. For more information, call (817) 800-4585 or go to www.westernkountryklub.com.

College & Career Night

The Mansfield school district hosts College & Career Night from 6-8:30 p.m. at the MISD Center for Performing Arts, 1110 W. Debbie Lane.

October 24

Boo Bash

Head to the Mansfield Activities Center, 106 S. Wisteria St., for a hayride, carnival games, crafts, snacks, bounce houses, s’mores and a bake walk from 6-8 p.m. Admission is $7 in advance or $10 the day of the event.

Live music

Listen to Tyree Lindsey rock, starting at 7 p.m. at Steven’s Garden & Grill, 223 Depot St.

October 25

Night on the Town

Check out the bounce houses, sign up for the Glow Fun Run, get your face painted and then settle in to watch “Monsters University” from 6-10 p.m. at Katherine Rose Park, 330 N. Walnut Creek Drive. Admission is free!

Live music

Check out Texas outlaw musician Bob Livingston, starting at 8 p.m. at the Farr Best Theater, 109 N. Main St. Tickets are $16-$20 and available at www.farrbest.com.

Dance music

Celebrate Halloween at the Western Kountry Klub and dance to the New West Band from 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Admission is $10 adults, $5 kids; BYOB. The historic dance hall is located at 5728 Lakeview Road, take the Lakeview exit off U.S. 287 between Mansfield and Midlothian. For more information, call (817) 800-4585 or go to www.westernkountryklub.com.

Farmers market

The Mansfield Farmers Market will be open from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. at 206 Smith St., every Saturday through Nov. 22. Check out locally-grown produce, jellies, local honey, soap, fresh bakery items, arts and crafts and more. Free parking.

October 27

City Council meeting

The Mansfield City Council will meet at 7 p.m. at City Hall, 1200 E. Broad St. Meetings are open to the public. The meetings are also broadcast on Charter Communications channel 27. For more information, call (817) 276-4200.

October 28

School board

The Mansfield school board will meet at 7 p.m. in the Mansfield ISD Center for Performing Arts, 1110 W. Debbie Lane. The meeting is open to the public.

October 31

Halloween

November 1

Dance music

Head to the Western Kountry Klub to dance to the Justin Hunter Band from 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Admission is $10 adults, $5 kids; BYOB. The historic dance hall is located at 5728 Lakeview Road, take the Lakeview exit off U.S. 287 between Mansfield and Midlothian. For more information, call (817) 800-4585 or go to www.westernkountryklub.com.

Live music

Hear Jacwagon starting at 7 p.m. at Steven’s Garden & Grill, 223 Depot St.

Farmers market

The Mansfield Farmers Market will be open from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. at 206 Smith St., every Saturday through Nov. 22. Check out locally-grown produce, jellies, local honey, soap, fresh bakery items, arts and crafts and more. Free parking.

November 2

Daylight Saving Time ends

November 4

Election Day

Dance music

Put on your cowboy boots and head to the Western Kountry Klub to dance from 7-9:30 p.m. Admission is $5 kids; BYOB. The historic dance hall is at 5728 Lakeview Road, take the Lakeview exit off U.S. 287 between Mansfield and Midlothian. For more information, call (817) 800-4585 or go to www.westernkountryklub.com.

November 7

Live music

Hear Mansfield’s favorite duo Scott & Steve perform at 6 p.m. at Steven’s Garden & Grill, 223 Depot St.

Tennis tournament

The Bob Noel Tennis Classic will be held today through Nov. 9 at the Walnut Creek Country Club, sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Mansfield. Registration is online at United States Tennis Association - Home | USTA or by calling 817-473-6111. Adults begin play today. Children 10 and Under will play Saturday morning at Legacy High School. Lunch will be provided by Kiwanis Club of Mansfield on Saturday and is open to all players and sponsors.

November 8

Live music

Hear contemporary rock musican Patrice Pike, starting at 8 p.m. at the Farr Best Theater, 109 N. Main St. Tickets are $16-$20 and available at www.farrbest.com.

Dance music

Head to the Western Kountry Klub to dance to the Mack and Dyan Band from 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Admission is $10 adults, $5 kids; BYOB. The historic dance hall is located at 5728 Lakeview Road, take the Lakeview exit off U.S. 287 between Mansfield and Midlothian. For more information, call (817) 800-4585 or go to www.westernkountryklub.com.

Farmers market

The Mansfield Farmers Market will be open from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. at 206 Smith St., every Saturday through Nov. 22. Check out locally-grown produce, jellies, local honey, soap, fresh bakery items, arts and crafts and more. Free parking.

Craft show

The Summit High Band Boosters will host their 2014 Craft Fest from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at the school, 1071 W. Turner Warnell Road. Admission is $2 for adults, free for ages 12 and youngers and district employees with ID. Vendors with hand-crafted items, door prizes, activities for kids and food and beverages are planned.

November 10

City Council meeting

The Mansfield City Council will meet at 7 p.m. at City Hall, 1200 E. Broad St. Meetings are open to the public. The meetings are also broadcast on Charter Communications channel 27. For more information, call (817) 276-4200.

November 11

Veterans Day

Veterans exhibit

The Mansfield Historical Museum and Heritage Center will host a World War I exhibit to commemorate Veterans Day and the 100th anniversary of World War I, from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. today through Nov. 15 at the museum, 102 N. Main St. For more information, call 817-473-4250.

November 14

Early release

Schools in the Mansfield district will have early release.

Live music

Listen to Tyree Lindsey rock, starting at 7 p.m. at Steven’s Garden & Grill, 223 Depot St.

November 15

Dance music

Head to the Western Kountry Klub to dance to Bobby Dean from 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Admission is $10 adults, $5 kids; BYOB. The historic dance hall is located at 5728 Lakeview Road, take the Lakeview exit off U.S. 287 between Mansfield and Midlothian. For more information, call (817) 800-4585 or go to www.westernkountryklub.com.

Farmers market

The Mansfield Farmers Market will be open from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. at 206 Smith St., every Saturday through Nov. 22. Check out locally-grown produce, jellies, local honey, soap, fresh bakery items, arts and crafts and more. Free parking.

November 18

School board

The Mansfield school board will meet at 7 p.m. in the Mansfield ISD Center for Performing Arts, 1110 W. Debbie Lane. The meeting is open to the public.

Dance music

Put on your cowboy boots and head to the Western Kountry Klub to dance from 7-9:30 p.m. Admission is $5 kids; BYOB. The historic dance hall is at 5728 Lakeview Road, take the Lakeview exit off U.S. 287 between Mansfield and Midlothian. For more information, call (817) 800-4585 or go to www.westernkountryklub.com.

November 21

Live music

Check out Grammy Award-winning guitarist Redd Volkaert and his band, starting at 8 p.m. at the Farr Best Theater, 109 N. Main St. Tickets are $17-$22 and available at www.farrbest.com.

November 22

Dance music

Head to the Western Kountry Klub to dance to the Country Night Live Band from 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Admission is $10 adults, $5 kids; BYOB. The historic dance hall is located at 5728 Lakeview Road, take the Lakeview exit off U.S. 287 between Mansfield and Midlothian. For more information, call (817) 800-4585 or go to www.westernkountryklub.com.

Farmers market

The Mansfield Farmers Market will be open from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. at 206 Smith St. Check out locally-grown produce, jellies, local honey, soap, fresh bakery items, arts and crafts and more. Free parking.

November 24

City Council meeting

The Mansfield City Council will meet at 7 p.m. at City Hall, 1200 E. Broad St. Meetings are open to the public. The meetings are also broadcast on Charter Communications channel 27. For more information, call (817) 276-4200.

School’s out

Schools in the Mansfield district will be closed today through Nov. 28 for the Thanksgiving holiday.

November 27

Thanksgiving

November 29

Dance music

Head to the Western Kountry Klub to dance to the Benji Allen Band from 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Admission is $10 adults, $5 kids; BYOB. The historic dance hall is located at 5728 Lakeview Road, take the Lakeview exit off U.S. 287 between Mansfield and Midlothian. For more information, call (817) 800-4585 or go to www.westernkountryklub.com.

December 2

Dance music

Put on your cowboy boots and head to the Western Kountry Klub to dance from 7-9:30 p.m. Admission is $5 kids; BYOB. The historic dance hall is at 5728 Lakeview Road, take the Lakeview exit off U.S. 287 between Mansfield and Midlothian. For more information, call (817) 800-4585 or go to www.westernkountryklub.com.

December 5

Hometown Holidays

December 6

Hometown Holidays Parade

Watch the annual Hometown Holidays Parade proceed down Main Street starting at 2 p.m. Free.

Live music

Hear the Classic Swing Band with Eddie Irving, starting at 8 p.m. at the Farr Best Theater, 109 N. Main St. Tickets are $17-$25 and available at www.farrbest.com.

Dance music

Head to the Western Kountry Klub to dance to the Will Taylor Band from 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Admission is $10 adults, $5 kids; BYOB. The historic dance hall is located at 5728 Lakeview Road, take the Lakeview exit off U.S. 287 between Mansfield and Midlothian. For more information, call (817) 800-4585 or go to www.westernkountryklub.com.

December 8

City Council meeting

The Mansfield City Council will meet at 7 p.m. at City Hall, 1200 E. Broad St. Meetings are open to the public. The meetings are also broadcast on Charter Communications channel 27. For more information, call (817) 276-4200.

December 10

Toys for Tots

The Mansfield school district will host the third annual Toys for Tots extravaganza from 5-10:30 p.m. at the Mansfield ISD Center for the Performing Arts, 1110 W. Debbie Lane.

December 12

Live music

Hear Mansfield’s favorite duo Scott & Steve perform at 6 p.m. at Steven’s Garden & Grill, 223 Depot St.

December 13

Dance music

Head to the Western Kountry Klub to dance to the Dr. Honky Tonk Band from 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Admission is $10 adults, $5 kids; BYOB. The historic dance hall is located at 5728 Lakeview Road, take the Lakeview exit off U.S. 287 between Mansfield and Midlothian. For more information, call (817) 800-4585 or go to www.westernkountryklub.com.

December 16

School board

The Mansfield school board will meet at 7 p.m. in the Mansfield ISD Center for Performing Arts, 1110 W. Debbie Lane. The meeting is open to the public.

Dance music

Put on your cowboy boots and head to the Western Kountry Klub to dance from 7-9:30 p.m. Admission is $5 kids; BYOB. The historic dance hall is at 5728 Lakeview Road, take the Lakeview exit off U.S. 287 between Mansfield and Midlothian. For more information, call (817) 800-4585 or go to www.westernkountryklub.com.

December 20

Dance music

Head to the Western Kountry Klub to dance to the Midtown Playboys Band from 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Admission is $10 adults, $5 kids; BYOB. The historic dance hall is located at 5728 Lakeview Road, take the Lakeview exit off U.S. 287 between Mansfield and Midlothian. For more information, call (817) 800-4585 or go to www.westernkountryklub.com.

December 22

City Council meeting

The Mansfield City Council will meet at 7 p.m. at City Hall, 1200 E. Broad St. Meetings are open to the public. The meetings are also broadcast on Charter Communications channel 27. For more information, call (817) 276-4200.

Student holidays

Classes in the Mansfield school district will be out today until Jan. 6.

December 25

Christmas

December 27

Dance music

Head to the Western Kountry Klub to dance to the Stephen Pride Band from 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Admission is $10 adults, $5 kids; BYOB. The historic dance hall is located at 5728 Lakeview Road, take the Lakeview exit off U.S. 287 between Mansfield and Midlothian. For more information, call (817) 800-4585 or go to www.westernkountryklub.com.

January 1

New Year’s Day

January 6

School begins

Classes resume in the Mansfield school district.

January 16

Early release

Classes in the Mansfield school district will let out early today.

January 19

Martin Luther King Jr. Day

School’s out

Schools in the Mansfield district will be closed for the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.

January 20

School board

The Mansfield school board will meet at 7 p.m. in the Mansfield ISD Center for Performing Arts, 1110 W. Debbie Lane. The meeting is open to the public.

February 2

Groundhog’s Day

February 14

Valentine’s Day

February 16

Presidents Day

School’s out

Schools in the Mansfield district will be closed for Presidents Day.

February 18

Ash Wednesday

February 24

School board

The Mansfield school board will meet at 7 p.m. in the Mansfield ISD Center for Performing Arts, 1110 W. Debbie Lane. The meeting is open to the public.

February 27

Early release

Classes in the Mansfield school district will let out early today.

March 2

Texas Independence Day

March 8

Daylight Saving Time begins

March 9

Spring Break

Schools in the Mansfield district will be closed through March 13 for Spring Break.

March 14

Pickle Parade

The fourth annual World’s Only St. Paddy’s Pickle Parade rolls down Main Street at 1 p.m.

March 17

St. Patrick’s Day

March 24

School board

The Mansfield school board will meet at 7 p.m. in the Mansfield ISD Center for Performing Arts, 1110 W. Debbie Lane. The meeting is open to the public.

March 29

Palm Sunday

April 2

Early release

Classes in the Mansfield school district will let out early.

April 3

Good Friday

School holiday

Schools in the Mansfield district will be closed.

April 4

Passover begins

April 5

Easter

April 28

School board

The Mansfield school board will meet at 7 p.m. in the Mansfield ISD Center for Performing Arts, 1110 W. Debbie Lane. The meeting is open to the public.

May 5

Cinco de Mayo

May 10

Mother’s Day

May 25

Memorial Day

School holiday

Schools in the Mansfield district will be closed for the Memorial Day holiday.

May 26

School board

The Mansfield school board will meet at 7 p.m. in the Mansfield ISD Center for Performing Arts, 1110 W. Debbie Lane. The meeting is open to the public.

June 4

School’s out

Today is the last day of school in the Mansfield district.

June 14

Flag Day

June 18

Ramadan begins

June 19

Juneteenth

June 21

Father’s Day

June 23

School board

The Mansfield school board will meet at 7 p.m. in the Mansfield ISD Center for Performing Arts, 1110 W. Debbie Lane. The meeting is open to the public.

July 4

Independence Day

July 28

School board

The Mansfield school board will meet at 7 p.m. in the Mansfield ISD Center for Performing Arts, 1110 W. Debbie Lane. The meeting is open to the public.

September 7

Labor Day

September 23

Yom Kippur

October 31

Halloween

November 1

Daylight Saving Time ends

November 11

Veterans Day

November 28

Thanksgiving

December 7

Hannukkah begins

December 25

Christmas

December 31

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