November 9, 2018, 8:00 AM - January 13, 2019, 5:00 PM @ The Kemp.
Each year The Kemp collaborates with the talented Wichita Falls High School Art Department to exhibit a selection of works from both students and teachers. The department teachers are dedicated to directing and focusing the efforts of their students, encouraging them to push boundaries of both skills and concept.
November 19, 2018, 6:00 PM - December 25, 2018, 10:00 PM @ Midwestern State University.
Join MSU for the MSU-Burns Fantasy of Lights beginning Nov. 19 at 6:00 pm with the Opening Ceremony and a visit from Santa Claus.
Join us for the MSU-Burns Fantasy of Lights beginning on Nov. 19 at 6 p.m. with the Opening Ceremony and a visit from Santa Claus.
November 20, 2018, 9:00 AM - December 15, 2018, 5:00 PM @ The Forum.
The latest exhibit in the Galleria at The Forum features Nocona photographer Wiletta Crowe. Willetta works in the rural corners of Texas, celebrating nature, community, and a disappearing way of life in Texas. She developed an eye for visual storytelling through her 25-year career as an English teacher and during her time as a newspaper graphic artist in the heyday of the Wichita Falls' Times Record News.
December 10, 2018, 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM @ Walmart
The Kitchen is hosting a blanket drive to benefit Meals on Wheels clients. The drive will take place on Monday, December 10. The goal is to collect 1,000 fleece blankets by the end of the day. Each blanket is only $2.50 and can be purchased at Walmart. The drive will begin at 7 a.m. and donations for the purchase of the blankets are also welcome.
December 10, 2018, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Obedience Training Club
The Canine Good Citizen Program is a two-part program that stresses responsible pet ownership for owners and basic good manners for dogs. All dogs who pass the 10-step CGC test will receive a copy of the test which may be submitted to the American Kennel Club, with appropriate fees, for an official CGC certificate. Handlers will learn a variety of training skills to help build a better relationship with their dog. Skill include: walking on a leash, teaching the dog to sit, down, and stay when asked. The handler will be shown humane ways to redirect unwanted behavior in their dogs.
December 10, 2018, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Lucy Park Cabin.
Texas Family Initiative has an "In" with Santa and will be bringing a few of his reindeers to Wichita Falls! Join them at the Log Cabin in Lucy Park for Reindeer Games on the lawn, a bake shop and gift shop inside the Cabin plus photos with REAL, LIVE, REINDEER! Guest will purchase Punch Cards good for photos, bake shop, games, and more! Punch Cards will cost $10.00, $20.00, and $40.00 but you get in for all the fun! All proceeds will benefit children in Texas foster care.
December 11, 2018, 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM @ Parks and Recreation
Give Blood & be MERRY this holiday season in this limited edition long-sleeved t-shirt. To schedule an appointment, contact Lisa Jensen at (940) 761-7491
December 12, 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:00 PM @ Wichita Falls Public Library
This is an interactive storytime designed for toddlers ages 18 to 36 months to enjoy with their caregivers.
December 13, 2018, 5:30 PM - 10:00 PM @ Recreation Office
Annual City Lights Trolley Tour. All ages welcome! Come ride the trolley and visit with Santa! The trip will begin with hot chocolate and cookies with Santa (at the Recreation Center in room 202) and will end at the same location after a ride through the Fantasy of Lights/Country Club tour. Sign-up with your friends and family today to choose your time slot together! Great for church groups!
December 14, 2018, 6:30 AM - 8:30 PM @ River Bend Nature Center.
ElectriCritters, River Bend Nature Center's annual lighted Christmas display will be open every Friday and Saturday (Closed for November 17th). With the flip of a switch, more than 60,000 lights on more than 155 lighted displays will glitter and sparkle, bringing the sights and sounds of the season to adults and children. Santa, Mrs. Clause, and the Butterfly Queen will make an appearance each night. After exploring the lighted grounds come on into the Candy Cane Cafe and enjoy hot chocolate and apple cider, feast on hot cookies and popcorn, and shop for holiday gifts and stocking stuffers. River Bend is a stroller and wheelchair accessible. ElectriCritters is the major fundraiser for River Bend Nature Center. Proceeds help fund education programs enjoyed by over 44,000 children and adults of our community each year.
December 15, 2018, 6:30 AM - 8:30 PM @ River Bend Nature Center.
December 15, 2018, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Downtown Wichita Falls Farmers Market
Vendors will be featuring all kinds of hand-made, local wares. And as always, our farmers will have the freshest, local, seasonal produce you can find! So come out and grab one of a kind gifts and all the ingredients you need to make Christmas Dinner spectacular!
December 15, 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Wichita Falls Public Library.
Join Mariposa and her little friends while her human Michelle tells you the story of how the puppies once helped Santa SAVE Christmas. A family storytime for all ages. She will be telling this story on two different dates.
December 18, 2018, 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM @ Municipal Auditorium.
The Wichita Falls City Council meets the first and third Tuesday of each month. The meetings are held in the Council Chambers are located on the first floor of Memorial Auditorium, 1300 7th Street, beginning at 8:30 am. Due to special circumstances, the start time and location of a Council meeting may be adjusted. Check the current agenda to determine actual time and place. The meeting is open to the public. The current City Council Agenda is posted on the Wichita Falls City Website the Thursday prior to the scheduled Council meeting.
December 18, 2018, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Wichita Falls Chamber of Commerce.
It's time to celebrate the holidays with the Wichita Falls Chambers of Commerce! Save the date and come by for a lot of seasonal cheer! It's Come & Go with food and beverages provided.
December 19, 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:00 PM @ Wichita Falls Public Library
December 21, 2018, 6:30 AM - 8:30 PM @ River Bend Nature Center.
December 22, 2018, 6:30 AM - 8:30 PM @ River Bend Nature Center.
December 22, 2018, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Wichita Falls Public Library
Join the library for Christmas stories, sing carols, and do a fun craft. Afterward, you can take a photo of your child with Santa!
December 23, 2018, 9:00 AM - December 25, 2018, 8:00 PM @ Wichita Falls Public Library.
The Library will close for the Christmas Holiday beginning at 5 pm Saturday, December 22nd and Reopen Wednesday, December 26th at 9:00 am.
December 26, 2018, 10:30 AM - 11:00 PM @ Wichita Falls Public Library
December 28, 2018, 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Kay Yeager Coliseum.
Kay Yeager Coliseum is the coolest place to be this winter season! Bring the whole family for a wonderful time at First Bank Winter Wonderland Open Skate!
December 29, 2018, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Wichita Falls Public Library.
Which Fandom IS the best??? Well, get ready to prove it, Wichita Falls! The library will have Marvel and DC movies, cosplay, and, to cap the event, a trivia contest. The prize for the trivia contest. The prize for trivia? The losing fandom must have their picture takes with the other team's banner and admit they're better! So come to defend your fandom honor!