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Choose Reviews: Shrek The Musical

Sep 12, 2016

“It’s not easy being green” is just as true for ogres as it is for frogs. The Wichita Theatre revived Shrek the Musical last weekend, two short years after its Texoma debut, with a fresh vision by director Lara Williams and some new faces on stage. The production hit some technical snags but the cast,…

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“I Choose Wichita Falls!”

Mar 29, 2016

  Ranch life plays a tremendous role in North Texas. This weekend, Cowboy True aims to educate the region about the honor, art, and beauty of the cowboy’s daily life.  The event will feature artists’ work from around the nation including painting, photography, bits, spurs, buckles, jewelry, carvings and more.   One of this weekend’s artists is photographer Jeremy…

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Get Outside!!!!

Feb 1, 2016

We’ve been blessed with some GORGEOUS weather recently. It’s hard to believe it’s February with the temperatures we’ve been seeing!   Wichita Falls has so many outdoor amenities that you can take advantage of… including 37 parks! The parks range in size from small neighborhood parks to the 258 acres Weeks Park, which includes an 18…

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Event Spotlight: Flix at the Forum

Jan 15, 2016

Later this month, Flix at the Forum returns. The series started in the Summer of 2015 with films focused on the oil and ranching industries (Giant, Red River, The Last Picture Show). It continued in the fall with movies based on the mystery of the art heist (Trance, The Thomas Crown Affair, Woman in Gold).…

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The Backdoor Theatre in Wichita Falls

Oct 14, 2015

Full disclosure: I’m a theatre nerd. I started performing in 2nd grade. I’ve participated in either school plays or community theatre my whole life. When I moved to Wichita Falls in 2007, I was surprised to find out Wichita Falls had two thriving community theatres! Today we’re taking a look behind the scenes at the…

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Public Art in Wichita Falls

Jul 22, 2015

There are two things I really love… The Arts and free things. In Wichita Falls, there is plenty of art that’s FREE to check out (and easy to find). In addition to our Museum of Art at MSU and several galleries in town, we also have sculptures and murals scattered throughout the city. My advice? Take a…

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Choose Wichita Falls

Jul 7, 2015

There’s no shortage of things to do in Wichita Falls. We have an amazing selection of restaurants, shops, museums, two community theatres and a symphony orchestra.  Don’t forget our beautiful city parks, Castaway Cove, BMX track, a skate park… I could go on and on!! On top of all the permanent amenities, there’s something new…

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Wichita Falls Named 1 of 12 “Surprising Recreational Havens for Groups”

Oct 10, 2013

  PRESS RELEASE Contact: Marlane Bundock, Editor ConventionSouth (251) 968-5316 mbundock@conventionsouth.com   ConventionSouth Magazine Releases Its 2014 List Of “South’s Surprising Recreational Havens For Groups”   GULF SHORES, Ala. (Sept. 30, 2013)—The Editors of ConventionSouth magazine, a national multimedia resource for planning events that are held within the South, have officially announced their 2014 list of the “South’s Surprising…

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