January 2020 Events in Texarkana, AR

It’s hard to believe but 2020 is here! The first month of the new year is packed full of things to do in Texarkana, Arkansas. This is the month to make your getaway to Texarkana and enjoy some of the very best restaurants and attractions in the area! Here are the events you need to mark on your calendar this month!

First Thursday at the Museum - January 2

Don’t miss the next First Thursday event at the Lindsey Railroad Museum! On Thursday, January 2nd at 6 p.m, you can see a presentation on the history of the Texarkana Streetcar system. $5 entry at the door.

The Fresh Pour Comedy Tour - January 18

Love comedy? You can see The Fresh Pour Comedy Tour and its nationally-touring comedians at Hopkins Icehouse!

How to Be an Edwardian Lady - January 25

Etiquette school is in session at the P.J. Ahern home! Saturday, January 25th, you can experience an interactive tour that takes you through the routine of Mrs. Ahern as she navigates life in 1905.

Ongoing, monthly events…

1894 Market Trade Days - January 11

Experience Texarkana’s unique shopping experience at the 1894 Market Trade Days. From 9am-3pm, you can enjoy shopping, art, entertainment, food vendors, and more!

Live Music at Fat Jack’s Oyster and Sports Bar - Multiple Dates/Times

If you love live music, you’ll want to check out Fat Jack’s Oyster and Sports Bar, where you can enjoy a variety of live music performances every month. In December, you can see Dusty Rose Band, Clay Logan, Dave Almond, and more. Check out a full list of their events. 

Know-it-All Trivia - Multiple Dates/Times/Locations

If you love trivia and think you have what it takes, check out these local Texarkana, Arkansas, restaurants and bars where you can play trivia throughout the month. Grab a team and get down to Know-it-All Trivia!

  • Sunday – Fat Jack’s, 8:30 p.m.
  • Monday – Paragon Lounge, 7:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday – Pop’s Place, 7:30 p.m.
  • Thursday – Arrow Bar, 8:30 p.m.

Did we miss a January event? Let us know! Get ready to laugh, shop, and explore all that Texarkana has to offer! The new year promises to bring lots of fun to Texarkana - we hope you enjoy your stay in our city!