March in Texarkana, Arkansas, will bring a lot of fun events your way. One of the biggest parades and celebrations of the year, Mardi Gras, is taking place March 2nd in downtown Texarkana. There are cookie decorating classes where you can learn expert cookie decorating skills with the help of a professional at Graham Slam Bakery. From these events to the first day of Spring (March 20th), this month is sure to be a great one in Our Texarkana!
Mardi Gras - March 2nd
One of the biggest events this month is the Mardi Gras parade and celebration set to take place in downtown Texarkana on Front Street. The event will include lots of family-friendly activities, from bounce houses to face painting and more. In addition to the different parades happening from 11am - 3pm that Saturday, there will be craft and food vendors, a Virtual King Cake Baby contest, the crowning of a King and Queen of Krewe, and Beast Feast, a cooking competition hosted by the Harvest Regional Food Bank. Beast Feast competitors will compete for prizes with their venison, wild game, quail, duck, alligator, and more. Get all the meat you can eat! The Mardi Gras celebration is on track to be one of the biggest Texarkana events of the year and promises a day full of celebration. Will you be there?
1894 Market Trade Days - March 2nd
1894 Gallery will be hosting a Mardi Gras-themed 1894 Market where you can support local artists and vendors and have a blast with the entire family. See the Facebook event for more information.
2019 Home and Garden Show of Texarkana - March 9th & 10th
The 2019 Home and Garden Show will be at the Four States Fairgrounds this year. It’ll be a big show where you can meet local home builders, building material suppliers, landscaping companies, and more. Admission is just $5 per person and kids under 15 get in free, so bring the whole family!
Cookies and Canvases - March 16th
Another fun event taking place at Graham Slam Bakery in March is Paint Your Pet night with PARTY Texarkana Art Parties. You’ll get support and guidance as you paint a photo of your pet on a pre-sketched canvas. Plus, you’ll get to enjoy pet-themed treats from the bakery while you’re painting. Check out the event on Facebook to learn more.
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.
- Wednesday - Pop’s Place, 7:30 p.m.
- Thursday - Arrow Bar, 8:30 p.m.
Don’t miss the many exciting events and activities taking place in Texarkana this month! Feel free to contact us if you know of an event that should be shared.