A Dr Pepper Christmas

A Dr Pepper Christmas is generously sponsored by Premier ER +Urgent Care. The Dr Pepper Museum welcomes the Waco and surrounding communities to deck the halls and light up the night at the Dr Pepper Museum’s “A Dr Pepper Christmas.” Join us for an unforgettable Christmas celebration that will fill your heart with joy and…

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Waco Walks: 25th Street—Past, Present & Future

Long-time Wacoans probably remember attending Saturday morning movie matinees at the 25th Street Theater, but have you seen it since it was renovated as a fire station? And what about the rest of the neighborhood? The City of Waco and Grassroots Community Development will join Waco Walks to lead a “25th Street—Past, Present & Future”…

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Journey to Space at the Mayborn Museum

Climb aboard and experience what it is like to live and work in space at the Mayborn Museum when Journey to Space opens on January 27, 2024. Visitors will explore the extraordinary environment of space, including the very real dangers that astronauts face during their missions above Earth and the adaptations that engineers have developed…

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November’s Discovery Activity: Fall Leaf Lanterns

The Discovery Activity for November is fall leaf lanterns. Using fall leaves, jars, and tea light candles, create beautiful fall decorations. Children and families are welcome to participate in this free event during Urban REAP’s open hours from 10 am to 6 pm on Wednesday through Friday and 10 am to 4 pm on Saturday.

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Estate and Asset Planning

Join Harvey Cox, an attorney and author, for this important class for people 55 and older. Harvey will cover the 15 mistakes that can cost families, as well as other critical topics. Additionally, there will be an in-depth discussion of advanced Medicaid planning techniques that emphasize avoiding Texas’ Medicaid Estate Recovery Program (MERP). This class…

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Indigenous ACE

Join the Mayborn for an encore performance by Indigenous ACE (arts, culture, and education) from the Indigenous Cultures Institute in San Antonio. Featuring traditional dancers, musicians, and singers plus explanations of traditions, this group includes men, women, and children and represents several tribes (Saponi, Comanche, Apache, Alabama-Coushatta, Chickasaw, Navajo, and Wastec). This program is free…

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Keston Fall Lecture featuring Michaela Kufová

Michaela Kufová presents the 2023 Keston Fall Lecture, “War, Music, and Dissonance: A Czechoslovak Case Study,” on Thursday, Nov. 2, at 3:30 p.m. at the Armstrong Browning Library & Museum on the campus of Baylor University. Light refreshments and conversation follow the lecture, and a livestream of the event via Zoom Webinar is available. This…

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Fall Fossil Festival

The annual Fall Fossil Festival at Waco Mammoth National Monument is coming up on Saturday, October 21. During the festival, visitors will have the opportunity to enjoy hands-on experiences with fossils and see what it’s like to be a paleontologist. There will also be pumpkin painting crafts, live camels, treats for purchase, and many other…

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Total Eclipse of the Art

Find the Martin Museum of Art at the Mayborn to learn about and enjoy the annular eclipse occurring over Waco. Craft, learn about different types of eclipses, and experience an amazing astronomical event.

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