May 24, 2014 - Sep 3, 2014 -
Experience life as a virtual dinosaur in this exhibit. Visitors explore a groundbreaking fusion of state-of-the-art video-game technology and traditional exhibits, featuring full-size dinosaur bones, a paleontology field station, a Safari Jeep and more.
Jun 10, 2014 - Sep 9, 2014 -
This fast-firing comedy parodies all of the Shakespeare plays (plus the sonnets!) with only three performers in two acts. Plaza Theatre Company, 111 S. Main St.
May 30, 2014 - Sep 13, 2014 -
This special exhibit celebrates the men and women of the area who served in World War II, including oral histories, artifacts and special lectures. Bosque Museum, 301 S. Avenue Q.
Sep 13, 2014 -
The guestbook at Fanthorp Inn--one of the most important and best-preserved stagecoach inns in Texas--is an important reflection of the pages of history-honored Texans. This presentation tells the stories of famous travelers who spent time at the Fanthorp, which hosted guests such as Anson Jones, Sam Houston and Robert E. Lee. During his march to Mexico in 1946, Zachary Taylor camped at the inn; his officers were treated to an elegant formal dinner at while his troops were fed under a tree outside. The 35- to 40-minute program is presented throughout the day. Fanthorp Inn State Historic Site.
May 30, 2014 - Sep 13, 2014 -
Exhibit commemorates Bosque veterans who fought in WWII and the families who stayed at home. Bosque Museum, 301 S. Avenue Q.
Aug 15, 2014 - Sep 13, 2014 -
Plaza Theatre Company, 111 S. Main St.
Sep 11, 2014 - Sep 14, 2014 -
Join wine connoisseurs and novices at the largest wine festival in the Southwest. This family-friendly festival offers a full lineup of activities such as the People's Choice Wine Tasting Classic (the largest consumer-judged wine competition in the nation), live entertainment on stages throughout the festival, a carnival midway, the Vintners' Auction Classic, the Texas Wine Tribute, the GrapeFest Tennis Classic, ItalianCarFest and the ever-popular GrapeStomp. There are areas to sample wines throughout the festival, as well as shopping and delicious food. Historic downtown, Main Street at Dallas Road.
Sep 13, 2014 - Sep 14, 2014 -
Includes food and craft vendors with live music and a carnival. Downtown, 110 S. Main.
Sep 12, 2014 - Sep 14, 2014 -
The event includes traditional hot-air balloon activities, including mass ascensions, glows and balloon competitions. Other highlights include concerts, a children's zone, food and vendors. Gainesville Municipal Airport, 2300 Airport Drive.
May 17, 2014 - Sep 14, 2014 -
This exhibit offers visitors a chance to explore and create a range of low-tech and high-tech tools that restore and extend human abilities. Grand Gallery, 636 S. Main St.
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