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Third Slow Roll to be held on July 17th

Third Slow Roll to be held on July 17th

The third “Slow Roll” will be held on July 17th on the eve of the Tour de Paris.  Riders will meet at 6:15pm at the Love Civic Center Pavilion, located at 2025 S. Collegiate Drive. Slow Roll is a leisurely five mile bike ride that was started by incoming Paris High School freshman,...

07/03/2015 by eParisExtra
Monday Last Day to Register for Kids College at PJC

Monday Last Day to Register for Kids College at PJC

Parents looking for a smart way to keep their children learning this summer have until the end of Monday to register for Kids College at Paris Junior College. Designed for those in grades K-5th, the fun classes are July 13-16, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. In addition to the regular classes, the...

07/03/2015 by eParisExtra
4th of July Celebrations this Weekend

4th of July Celebrations this Weekend

This year the annual Independence Day Fireworks will return to Noyes Stadium on the Paris Junior College Campus. The fireworks are scheduled for Friday, July 3rd.  This year is the 30th anniversary of the fireworks and the first year to be organized by the Lamar County Chamber of Commerce and...

07/02/2015 by eParisExtra
ALDI Grand Opening Thursday July 9th

ALDI Grand Opening Thursday July 9th

The ALDI Grand Opening in Paris and ribbon-cutting ceremony at 9 a.m. on Thursday, July 9. To celebrate the reopening of the new Paris store, following the ceremony, the first 100 shoppers will receive a golden ticket, each containing ALDI gift certificates of various amounts. There will also...

07/01/2015 by eParisExtra
Art of the Heart Fundraiser for PCT

Art of the Heart Fundraiser for PCT

NXS Gallery and the Paris Community Theatre are teaming up to create a unique fundraiser for the Theatre. A $50 donation will allow you to display your art at the gallery in a special exhibit on Saturday, July 11th.  Viewing is free and open to the public from 5:30-7:30pm. Those interested in...

06/27/2015 by eParisExtra

"Damn Yankees" Continues This Weekend at PCT

The PCT production of “Damn Yankees” continues this weekend at the Plaza Theatre. Performances Friday and  Saturday at 7:30pm and a final matinee performance on Sunday at 2:30 pm. This fun, family musical is is directed and choreographed by Christine Sheehan, with musical direction by...

06/26/2015 by eParisExtra
Baked Potato Fundraiser for McKenzie Reese

Baked Potato Fundraiser for McKenzie Reese

Stillhouse Rehab and Healthcare will be delivering a Baked Potato Lunch on June 25th as a fundraiser for McKenzie Reese. McKenzie is just two years old and has just been diagnosed with Neuroblastoma. The Reese family is at Children’s Hospital in Dallas awaiting for chemotherapy to begin...

06/22/2015 by eParisExtra
Relay for Life Begins Friday Night

Relay for Life Begins Friday Night

The annual Lamar County Relay for Life, benefiting the American Cancer Society, will be held this weekend, June 26-27. Relay for Life  is an all night relay and will be  held at R.L. Maddox Stadium on the campus of North Lamar.  Opening ceremonies begin at 7pm on Friday evening. For more...

06/22/2015 by eParisExtra
Fireworks Move Back to Noyes Stadium

Fireworks Move Back to Noyes Stadium

This year the annual Independence Day Fireworks will return to Noyes Stadium on the Paris Junior College Campus. The fireworks are scheduled for Friday, July 3rd.  This year is the 30th anniversary of the fireworks and the first year to be organized by the Lamar County Chamber of Commerce and...

06/21/2015 by eParisExtra
Annual Paris Rodeo and Horse Club Rodeo this Weekend

Annual Paris Rodeo and Horse Club Rodeo this Weekend

The Annual Paris Rodeo and Horse Club Rodeo is June 18-20, 2015 — Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Tickets are available at Cavender’s Boot City, Big Country Farm Center and Crazy House. Tickets are Adult Advance $8 / ATD $10.00; Children ages 7-12 are $5 and Kids Under 6 are...

06/18/2015 by eParisExtra
Damn Yankees at PCT

Damn Yankees at PCT

“Damn Yankees” is a 1950s musical theatre classic with a book by George Abbott and Douglas Wallop and music and lyrics by Richard Adler and Jerry Ross. The PCT production of “Damn Yankees” is directed and choreographed by Christine Sheehan, with musical direction by Phillip Briggs....

06/18/2015 by eParisExtra
Dancing With The Stars on June 27th

Dancing With The Stars on June 27th

This year’s Dancing with the Stars will be held on Saturday, June 27th at the Love Civic Center. Local Dancers are:  Lisa Spann (Century 21 Executive Realty); Morris Tobin, MD (Physician); Michelle Hobbs (Lamar National Bank); JD Mars (President, Tower Onsite, Inc.); Gabby Peralta...

06/16/2015 by eParisExtra
Celebrate America Parade

Celebrate America Parade

The annual “Celebrate America Parade” will be held Saturday, July 4th in downtown Paris. Organizers are currently accepting entries for the parade. Those interested can enter floats, auto, equestrian and marching groups. Staging for the parade will be at the Lamar County Courthouse...

06/13/2015 by eParisExtra
Blast from the Past this Weekend at Love Civic Center

Blast from the Past this Weekend at Love Civic Center

This weekend the Love Civic Center will be hosting a 50’s party and a classic car show. Friday, June 12th from 5pm-10pm there will be a Giant 50’s Party Featuring Dale Cummings, ” The C” singing all of your favorite hits of the 50’s & 60’s at the Love...

06/11/2015 by eParisExtra
Weekend Line up to Showcase 'Nick at Nite' Performer

Weekend Line up to Showcase 'Nick at Nite' Performer

This Friday night, June 12th, at LMAO Comedy, the downtown Paris venue hosts a nearly all female line up. Headlining is Kristin Linder who has performed on Nick at Nite, and the IMPROVS all over the country. Javi Luna from Latino Comedy Jam is the feature. Joining the line up are local...

06/11/2015 by eParisExtra
Highway 82 and 287 Yard Sale

Highway 82 and 287 Yard Sale

The Red River Valley Tourism Association (RRVTA) would like to invite you to this year’s regional event of the season – the US Hwy 82/287 Yard Sale this weekend. In the Red River Valley area, North Texas and Southern Oklahoma on June 6th & 7th there will be yard sales, garage sales,...

06/03/2015 by eParisExtra
Celebrate National Trails Day on Saturday at Trail de Paris

Celebrate National Trails Day on Saturday at Trail de Paris

Saturday, June 6, is National Trails Day.  With the rainy May finally behind us, everyone is encouraged to get out and use the Trail de Paris this weekend. Whether it’s walking, running, bicycling or hiking, people will enjoy meeting friends at the city’s only linear park.  Look for...

06/02/2015 by eParisExtra
Movies in the Park Still Looking for Sponsors

Movies in the Park Still Looking for Sponsors

This is the 7th year of Movies in the Park sponsored by the Paris Main Street organization.  This year’s line up includes some great family movies and sponsorship opportunities are still available. June 11th — Big Hero 6 June 18 — Maleficient June 25– Divergent July 9...

06/01/2015 by eParisExtra
PCT Holds Lighting Workshop

PCT Holds Lighting Workshop

The Paris Community Theatre will be holding a Lighting Design workshop in June 5th and 7th. If you have ever wondered about lighting and how it all works then this is the workshop for you. The workshop spans over two days and lunch is included in the cost of the workshop.  The fee is $20. The...

05/28/2015 by eParisExtra

"Breaking Bad” Star to Perform in Paris, TX Friday Night

After being Detective Steven “Gomie” Gomez on the hit cult AMC series “Breaking Bad” for all 5 seasons, Steven Michael Quezada is returning to his roots in stand up comedy. Quezada currently on the set for a new movie, will be in Paris Friday night for two shows at LMAO Comedy. “Stand...

05/27/2015 by eParisExtra