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Wichita Falls Event Guide: August 2017

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We know to expect some pretty high temperatures when August rolls around, but these events will keep you feeling cool! Here's a list of what we're looking forward to most in August:

 

Wichita Falls Art Association Annual Photography Show

Tuesday, August 1

You're invited to the opening of the annual photography show hosted by the Wichita Falls Art Association. The photography exhibition will take place on August 1st at 6:00 in the historic Holt Hotel at 600 8th Street. It will be catered by Simply Greek and Frank and Joe's Coffee House. Coffee and tea will be available at the event.

 

Evening of Improv

Friday, August 4

Every show is different, and we have no idea what we'll do next! Bring a date, and come laugh with us, or at us? BYOB, show starts at 7 pm, and is for ages 18 and up. Walk-ins are welcome, see you then!

 

 

Project Back to School

Saturday, August 12

 

Get ready to head back to class with the Project Back to School Roundup. This event provides students in Wichita Falls with supplies, health screens and much more to make sure they can start the school year ready to learn. Last year, 3,006 kids received backpacks and school supplies.

 

Texas Ranch Round Up

Friday, August 18 - Sunday, August 20

Texas Ranch Roundup showcases top historic Texas ranches, the hard work of the real working cowboy and every facet of ranch life.  Ranches compete in chuck wagon cooking, cowboy art, and of course, real ranch events!

 

Salsa Day at the Downtown Wichita Falls Farmers Market

Saturday, August 19

Try samples of salsas and get the produce to make delicious homemade salsa for your family! 

 

The Art of Chocolate

Saturday, August 19

 

Join Brooke Willis, Certified Chocolatier of B Cocoa Artisan Chocolates & Sweets, and learn how to create truffles. When you finish, you’ll have 30 truffles!


Dueling Piano Show at The Iron Horse Pub

Tuesday, August 22

Get ready for a unique dueling piano show! The players will be performing songs directly from the audience’s requests! (For a full list of upcoming concerts in Wichita Falls, click here.)

 

Hotter'N Hell 100

Thursday, August 24 - Sunday, August 27

It's time again for the Hotter'N Hell 100. Each year the community rallies together to put make sure this event is a success. Residents host riders, volunteer at rest stops and so much more to show how amazing this community is to thousands of visitors! This year is sure to be bigger and better than ever!

 

Want to know what else is coming up this month in Wichita Falls? Find the full August calendar here.