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"Love Letters" Not to be Missed

You realize right away when you walk into the new 1st Street Studios that you are entering something cool, different and hip. The stage is set up in a large “black box” studio and there are couches, comfortable chairs and tables scattered around the dark, airy space that allow you...

02/12/2016 by eParisExtra
Free Concert at Calvary Chapel Features African Children's Choir

Free Concert at Calvary Chapel Features African Children's Choir

The community is invited to attend a free concert provided by the WATOTO African children’s choir this coming Wednesday, February 17th at 6:30 pm. The event will be held at Calvary Chapel Church at 3100 Clarksville Road next to Sears in Paris. The performance will contain original sounds and...

02/12/2016 by eParisExtra
Celebrate Valentine's Day in Paris

Celebrate Valentine's Day in Paris

Looking for something special to celebrate Valentine’s Day? Paris, Texas has many options this weekend. On Saturday, February 13th, you can take your valentine to “Love on the Square” at The Loft at One Twenty-Three.  Tickets are $25 per person for an night of dancing...

02/11/2016 by eParisExtra
Deport Fire & Rescue Fundraiser on Saturday, February 20th

Deport Fire & Rescue Fundraiser on Saturday, February 20th

Deport Fire & Rescue will hold a fund raiser on Saturday, February 20th beginning at 6:00 p.m. at the Deport Elementary School Cafeteria on Church St. in Deport. There will be hamburgers and hot dogs with all the trimmings, home cooked beans and potato salad, desserts and drinks. In...

02/11/2016 by eParisExtra
Plans Underway for 100th Anniversary of 1916 Fire

Plans Underway for 100th Anniversary of 1916 Fire

Mark your calendars for Monday March 21, 2016 at noon and plan to be in downtown for the commemorative event marking the 100th anniversary of the Fire of 1916 in downtown Paris Texas. Be prepared: All the square parking will be blocked beginning in the early morning and continuing to around 2...

02/11/2016 by eParisExtra
Maxey Vintage Valentine Social

Maxey Vintage Valentine Social

Enjoy an afternoon out with your new fling, old flame, best friend, or family at the “Maxey Vintage Valentine Social” on Saturday, February 13th, from 1 to 4 p.m. Valentine’s Day has been celebrated for over a century now, with valentine cards becoming popular during the Victorian era, as...

02/09/2016 by eParisExtra
The PCT Off Plaza Play

The PCT Off Plaza Play "Love Letters" opens this Thursday, February 11th

This Off-Plaza production is going to be totally different and totally cool. The show will be held at 1st Street Studio, located at 14 1st St SE. The atmosphere will be relaxed and inviting, so bring your favorite sweetheart or a group of close friends. Thursday, Friday and Saturday showing...

02/09/2016 by eParisExtra
Annual Lamar Point VFD BBQ Fundraiser Dinner

Annual Lamar Point VFD BBQ Fundraiser Dinner

The Annual Lamar Point VFD BBQ Fundraiser Dinner will be held Saturday, February 13th at 5pm. The all-you-can-eat dinner is $7 for adults and $3 for ages 5-10. Children under 5 eat free. There will also be door prizes as well as a silent and live auction. The BBQ Fundraiser dinner will be held...

02/07/2016 by eParisExtra
PCT Presents

PCT Presents "Stage Combat Camp"

Paris Community Theatre is proud to partner with National Recognized Stage Combat Instructor Orion Couling to bring you a weekend that packs a real punch.  Stage Combat Camp will be held at the PCT Centre (115 Clarksville Street in downtown Paris) March 4th-6th. During this three day...

02/05/2016 by eParisExtra
NAACP

NAACP "16th Annual Freedom Banquet" Tribute to Robert High

 NAACP Branch 6213 “16th Annual Freedom Banquet” will be held on Saturday, February 20, 2016 at 6pm at the Love Civic Center. This year’s banquet is a Tribute to Robert Edward High Sr. Mr. High has served the Paris community and the Paris Independent School District since...

02/05/2016 by eParisExtra
PCT Looking for Musicians for CHICAGO

PCT Looking for Musicians for CHICAGO

Paris Community Theatre is looking for a few more instrument players to complete the band ensemble for Chicago the Musical, which will be presented in April. They are  looking for two trumpet players, a pianist and a sax player. If you’re interested please contact PCT at 903.784.0259...

02/04/2016 by eParisExtra
Lamar County's First Service Club Celebrates 100 Years

Lamar County's First Service Club Celebrates 100 Years

The Rotary Club of Paris United celebrates its 100th anniversary, Thursday, February 4 with a special dinner at Paris Golf and Country Club. Speaker for the evening is Rotary International President Elect, John Germ. Germ, a member of the Chattanooga, TN Rotary Club, will serve as the global...

01/28/2016 by eParisExtra
PCT Off Plaza Production of the play

PCT Off Plaza Production of the play "Love Letters"

The Paris Community Theatre is presenting an Off Plaza production of the play “Love Letters” just in time for Valentine’s Day. The play will be nightly February 11, 2016 – February 14, 2016 at 7:30pm.  All performances will be held at the new 1st Street Studio (on 1st...

01/27/2016 by eParisExtra
15th Annual Sweetheart Soiree

15th Annual Sweetheart Soiree

The Children’s Advocacy Center’s  15th Annual Sweetheart Soiree is on  Saturday, February 13, 2016 at the Love Civic Center. The Sweetheart Soiree is an elegant evening of dinner, dancing, live music as well as a silent and a live auction. The highly acclaimed band Chinatown will...

01/24/2016 by eParisExtra
Blazette Dance Camps

Blazette Dance Camps

The PHS Blazettes will present a pair of winter dance camps for students ages 5-10 (Saturday, Jan. 30) and ages 11-13 (Saturday, Feb. 6). Campers will have the opportunity to perform at halftime of future Wildcat basketball games. Ages 5-10 will meet at the Paris High Gym from 9am-1pm on...

01/22/2016 by eParisExtra
Weekend Events in Paris, Texas

Weekend Events in Paris, Texas

There’s always a reason to come downtown on the weekends in Paris.  This weekend you can hear live music, see live theatre or come to a comedy show. On Friday at 9pm is comedian Jon Stringer performing at LMAO Comedy. Tickets are available at Olive Paris or online at www.lmaotexas.com or...

01/21/2016 by eParisExtra
Daddy Daughter Dance at Northeast Texas Children's Museum

Daddy Daughter Dance at Northeast Texas Children's Museum

There will be a “Daddy Daughter Dance” at the Northeast Texas Children’s Museum on February 6, 2016 from 6:30 pm – 9pm. The dance is sponsored by the Northeast Texas Children’s Museum, located at 2051 State Hwy 50S in Commerce, Tx. This is a special time for dads...

01/16/2016 by eParisExtra
Weekend Events in Downtown Paris

Weekend Events in Downtown Paris

From live theatre to blue grass, there’s always something to do in Paris, Texas on the weekends. Start your weekend with going to see the highly anticipated new play at the Paris Community Theatre, “Defying Gravity.” The play opens Friday evening with performances Friday and...

01/15/2016 by eParisExtra
“Defying Gravity” Is a Soaring Tribute to the Challenger

“Defying Gravity” Is a Soaring Tribute to the Challenger

“Defying Gravity” is Jane Anderson’s 1997 comedic and heartwarming tribute to the crew of the 1986 Space Shuttle Challenger STS 51-L mission. The PCT production of “Defying Gravity” is presented through the generous sponsorship of Louise W. Hagood and through special arrangement with...

01/14/2016 by eParisExtra

"Home Runs and Heartaches" at the Valley of the Caddo Museum and Cultural Center

Harold Larson, Ted Wall and Jeff Campbell from The Plano Conservancy for Historic Preservation delivered to  the Valley of the Caddo Museum and Cultural Center an outstanding baseball exhibit titled “Home Runs and Heartaches.” Learn about the growth of baseball in North Texas and...

01/11/2016 by eParisExtra