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"Polly the Food Snob" Book Signing at Olive Paris

A book signing for “Polly The Food Snob Meets Olive Paris” is scheduled for Saturday, November 29, from noon until 7:00 at Olive Paris, located at 115 S. Main Street in downtown Paris, Texas. “This is my second cookbook,” says Polly Holladay, “and this time the...

5 hours ago by eParisExtra

"Songs of the Season"

The annual choir concert “Songs of the Seasons” presented by the Paris Community Theatre and Paris Community Choir is Tuesday, December 2, 2014 at 7:30pm at East Paris Baptist Church. Featured choirs include the Paris Community Choir, the Parish High School Chorale, and the North...

11/22/2014 by eParisExtra
Powderly Community Thanksgiving Feast

Powderly Community Thanksgiving Feast

A free Thanksgiving Feast will be served on Thanksgiving Day, November 27th from 11am-1pm at the Aaron Parker Elementary Cafeteria in Powderly. This free meal, music and fellowship is sponsored by the Community of Powderly and surrounding area churches. ...

11/22/2014 by eParisExtra
Christmas in Fair Park

Christmas in Fair Park

The 25th Annual “Christmas in Fair Park” will be December 5th and 6th at the Lamar County Fairgrounds. The event features four building of holiday décor, arts and craft, gifts, food concessions and children’s entertainment. There will also be pictures with Santa in the...

11/21/2014 by eParisExtra
Christmas in Paris this Saturday

Christmas in Paris this Saturday

The Love Civic Center “Christmas in Paris” is this Saturday, November 22nd at the Love Civic Center from 9am-4pm. Christmas in Paris is a traditional Christmas bazaar hosted by Troop 2, chartered by Calvary United Methodist Church. Admission is free, but donations for Toys for Tots...

11/19/2014 by eParisExtra
Elvis Concert on Sunday, November 23rd

Elvis Concert on Sunday, November 23rd

Joseph Hall’s Elvis will be coming to the Love Civic Center on Sunday, November 23rd at 3pm in a Rock “N’ Remember Tribute Concert. Joseph Hall was a finalist on NBC’s America’s Got Talent and was named Branson’s “Male Performer of the Year.” Kay...

11/09/2014 by eParisExtra
Paris Area Arts Alliance Brings Singer Songwriter Brian Burns to That Guy's

Paris Area Arts Alliance Brings Singer Songwriter Brian Burns to That Guy's

The Paris Area Arts Alliance is bringing country singer songwriter Brian Burns to Paris for a performance at That Guy’s Coffee Listening Room at 7:30 PM, November 15th.  Tickets are $15 and available at the Lamar County Chamber of Commerce, 8 West Plaza in Downtown Paris. Brian Burns is a...

11/01/2014 by eParisExtra
Trunk or Treat at Love Civic Center for kids and dogs

Trunk or Treat at Love Civic Center for kids and dogs

When making decisions on where to trick or treat this year, there is one place that welcomes our four-legged family members as well.   The annual “Trunk or Treat” event at the Love Civic Center Pavilion on Halloween Night is open to the whole family, including our faithful...

10/29/2014 by eParisExtra
Healthy Cooking School Tonight

Healthy Cooking School Tonight

Paris Regional Medical Center is hosting a “Girls Night Out – Healthy Cooking School” tonight, Thursday, October 23rd at 6pm. The featured speaker is from the Lamar County Extension Agency.  Participants will learn and taste fun ways to fix recipes and local vendors will be...

10/23/2014 by eParisExtra
A Victorian Halloween and Candlelight Tours at Sam Bell Maxey House

A Victorian Halloween and Candlelight Tours at Sam Bell Maxey House

It is said things look different in the dark, and that is true of the Sam Bell Maxey House, especially around Halloween. On Saturday, October 25th from 6pm-9pm there will be a special presentation at the Sam Bell Maxey House on “A Victorian Halloween.”  Come learn about and...

10/22/2014 by eParisExtra
PCT Haunted Theatre

PCT Haunted Theatre

The Paris Community Theatre is looking for volunteers to be a part of the annual haunted theatre. Those interested should come to a planning meeting at 6pm on Sunday, October 19th at the Theatre. This year’s Haunted Theatre is a “Nightmare Circus” and will be held Friday,...

10/17/2014 by eParisExtra
Mad Max Mud Run on Saturday

Mad Max Mud Run on Saturday

To rival some of the best in Texas,  the Mad Max Mud Run in Paris, Texas is an annual event with a military type obstacle course, designed to challenge even the best! The Mud Run is this Saturday, October 18th at 8am at Hwy 271 North in Paris.   There will be over 15 engineered and natural...

10/16/2014 by eParisExtra
Valley of the Caddo Museum Grand Opening

Valley of the Caddo Museum Grand Opening

The Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting for the new Valley of the Caddo Museum and Cultural Center will be held on Friday, October 17th. The new museum is located at 1135 Bonham Street in the North End of the Santa Fe Frisco Railroad Depot in Paris. The public is invited to attend and...

10/15/2014 by eParisExtra
Downtown Paris Happenings

Downtown Paris Happenings

There is a lot happening in downtown Paris during the month of October. Here are some of the highlights: Main Trading Company Ham Radio Day October 18th. Trolley will be bringing patrons downtown for tours. Downtown Pumpkin Patch is open! The patch is open Sunday – Friday 12-6 & Saturdays...

10/14/2014 by eParisExtra
Green Boutique Hosts Artist Opening for DeEtte Cobb

Green Boutique Hosts Artist Opening for DeEtte Cobb

The Green Boutique, owned by Kari and Josiah Daniel in downtown Paris, will be hosting an Artist Opening for local artist DeEtte Cobb on October 18th. The event is open to the public and will be held from 5-8pm. The Green Boutique is located at 111 Lamar Avenue. For more information call...

10/11/2014 by eParisExtra
'Light It Pink Paris' fundraiser on Monday night

'Light It Pink Paris' fundraiser on Monday night

Support a great cause and watch Paris’ signature Eiffel Tower light up pink at the ‘Light It Pink Paris’ breast cancer awareness  fundraiser on Monday from 5-9 p.m. at the Love Civic Center. There will be live entertainment, a ‘Pink Your Pumpkin’ contest and a...

10/09/2014 by Josh Allen
The Red Bud Ride

The Red Bud Ride

On October 18th and 19th local cyclists can participate in the “Red Bud Ride” on the Northeast Texas Trail. In addition to cycling, participants will be planting red bud trees and other ornamentals. On October 18th, riders will meet at the City Hall in Farmersville at 8am. ...

10/08/2014 by eParisExtra
Pulitzer Prize Winning Play

Pulitzer Prize Winning Play "Rabbit Hole" This Weekend at PCT

“Rabbit Hole” opens Thursday, October 9th at 7:30 PM at the Paris Community Theatre.  Additional evening performances on Friday, October 10th and Saturday, October 11th at 7:30pm and a matinee at 2:30 PM on October 12, 2014. Rabbit Hole, winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama in 2007,...

10/07/2014 by eParisExtra
Paris Texas Antique Fair is this weekend at the Gibraltar Hotel

Paris Texas Antique Fair is this weekend at the Gibraltar Hotel

The Paris Downtown Association will host the fourth annual Paris Texas Antique Fair (www.paristexasantiquefair.com) this weekend on Friday, October 10th and Saturday, October 11th. This year the event moves downtown in the Historic Gibraltar Hotel and hosts vendors from all over the region....

10/07/2014 by eParisExtra
Free First Aid / CPR / AED Certification class

Free First Aid / CPR / AED Certification class

As part of Red Cross Lamar County’ “Be Prepared Paris” campaign to increase the community’s emergency and disaster preparedness, the local Red Cross will be hosting another free First Aid / CPR / AED Certification class on Saturday, September 27, 2014.  The class...

09/20/2014 by eParisExtra