Out and About



City of Poteet Holiday Home & Business Decorating Contest

Pick up applications to enter from Dec. 1-Dec. 15 at Poteet Library or City Hall. Winners announced Monday, Dec. 21 live on Facebook.

Poteet Christmas Tree Lighting on Dec. 4

2nd Annual Christmas Tree Lighting, 6-8 p.m., 5th Street between Avenue H and I in Poteet.

Jourdanton Chamber of Commerce Small Business Saturday

Every day through Dec. 4. Door prizes on Friday, Dec. 4 at participating locations.

Merry on Main 2020

Friday-Saturday, Dec. 4 and 5 in Pleasanton. For details visit www.merryonmain.org and look for stories throughout this week’s Pleasanton Express.

Christmas tree lighting

5:30 p.m. Friday at Pleasanton River Park, music by PHS Band. Tree lighting at 6 p.m. See 90 decorated trees. Two ice slides with free entry open. Food

Got Talent Show

Friday at 6:30 p.m., Pleasanton River Park Main Pavilion. Lots of open space outside to come with family and social distance.



Volunteers needed for Merry on Main event

Volunteer at Merry on Main. Send email to info@merryonmain.org or visit their website www.merryonmain.org.

Wild Bill “Christmas” Cowboy Gallop on Dec. 5

Saturday, Dec. 5, Pleasanton River Park. 5K race and 2-mile fun run/walk. Register at www.pleasantonexpress.com.

Lighted Christmas Parade Dec. 5

Sponsored by DOCUmation starts at 7 p.m. in Pleasanton.

Tickets for The Christmas Story & Merrier on Main

Live production of The Christmas Story- The Reason for the Season and Merrier on Main with Brad Jenschke & Neon Ranch, Saturday, Dec. 5. Tickets at eventbrite.com.

Vintage in Verdi

8th Annual Vintage in Verdi outdoor market Dec. 4-5. Same location, 4 Fairview Rd., Pleasanton, Verdi Community Center.

Over 80 vendors bringing antiques, vintage, retro, hand crafted, homemade, artisan and unique wares. Hot food, coffee, hot chocolate, live music, free kids crafts and more. Follow them on Facebook.

Annual Courthouse Lighting Dec. 7

The Jourdanton Volunteer Fire Department, Atascosa County Judge Bob Hurley’s office and the Jourdanton Chamber of Commerce will host the Annual Courthouse Lighting on Monday December 7th at the south entrance to the courthouse around 6:00 pm with Santa on top of the fire truck.

Christmas in Charlotte Parade Dec. 12

Saturday, Dec. 12. Contact Fabian Garza at 210-360-9235 if interested, or Amanda Luna or Liz Ramon.

St. Luke’s bake sale

St. Luke’s Altar Society annual Christmas bake sale, Saturday, Dec. 12, 5:30-7:30 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 13, 10 a.m.-12 noon at front of church.

Exit 117 off IH 37, 3930 FM 536. Delicious homemade breads, pies, candy, cookies and more. COVID precautions and CDC guidelines will be adhered to.

Blood drive Dec. 13 in honor of Escalante family

Sunday, Dec. 13, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Pleasanton High School parking lot, 900 West Adams St. By appointment only. Call the South Texas Blood and Tissue Center at 210-731-5555.

TO FEATURE an event in Out & About, email Lifestyles Editor Lisa Luna at lluna@pleasantonexpress.com or call our office at 830-569- 6130.

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