Out and About



Noche de las Calaveras on Nov. 6

Downtown Main Street in Pleasanton, 5-9 p.m. Cultural celebration with folklorico dancers and food and art vendors. Altar Contest and Catrina Costume Contest scheduled for 7 p.m. For details call 830-570-2782 or 830-569- 2163.

T1D 2nd Annual Wild Bill’s Pumpkin Fun Run

Sunday, Nov. 7 at George Farms, 595 Mobile Home Alley in Poteet. Help raise funds for Diabetic Alert Dog for Stevie Jayde Beddo. 3K Fun Run, BBQ plate sale, raffle drawing, baked and canned goods sale, face-painting and more. Register for race at www.runsignup.com.

6th annual Atascosa Co. Veterans Day Event

Wednesday, Nov. 10. Parade starts at 11 a.m. at 1101 Main St. in Jourdanton (behind Tax Assessor- Collector Office). Line up at 10:30 a.m. Meals for veterans to be provided at Veterans Service Office.

Veterans Day Assembly at Jourdanton ISD

Thursday, Nov. 11 for all local veterans. Jourdanton Elementary and Early Childhood Center Assembly from 9-10 a.m. at junior high gym. Jourdanton Jr. High and High School Assembly from 10:30-11 a.m. at high school gym. Complimentary lunch for all veterans at 11 a.m. RSVP to Kassy at 830-769-3549.

JROTC Veterans Day Ceremony on Nov. 11

Pleasanton ISD Performing Arts Center at 2 p.m. Honoring local veterans and presentation of national level award for Simon Karsky.

Christine Homecoming

Turkey dinner and celebration on Sunday, Nov. 14 at St. Ignatius Catholic Church Hall in Christine. Serving starts at 10:30 a.m. and plates are $10. See Living article for details.

Atascosa Co. Feast of Thanksgiving

Thursday, Nov. 25 at Jourdanton Community Center, 1101 Campbell Ave. Free and co-hosted by Julie Hilberg and Wayne Vaughn. Open to any Atascosa County resident. Serving seating times are 12 noon, 1, 2 or 3 p.m. To-go pickup is 1-3 p.m. For reservations, text only: 830-534-7083. Leave name, number attending and preferred time. Limit eight per reservation inperson or to-go.

Merry on Main forms now available

Merry on Main in Pleasanton Dec. 3-4. Forms for vendors, the Lighted Christmas Night Parade, Bike Parade, Little Miss Merry on Main Pageant and River Park Wonderland are at www.merryonmain.org. For details call 830-569-2163 or 830-569- 5904.

Merry on Main Talent Show accepting audition videos

Submit your one-minute video to entertainment@merryonmain.org for future contest details. Include name, age, performance category (vocal, comedy, etc.). Age groups: 5-10, 11-17 and 18+. Video entry deadline is Nov. 22. Open Auditions are on Nov. 24.

Wild Bill Christmas Cowboy Gallop

Preregister at www.pleasantonexpress.com. Click on Wild Bill graphic at top of website. For details call 830-569-6130 or email rchancellor@pleasantonexpress.com.

Small Business Saturday in Jourdanton

Christmas Kickoff on Nov. 27 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Enjoy a morning of food, shopping, games and fun on Simmons Avenue in Jourdanton. Free photos with Santa, local vendors and kid’s activities.

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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