August 25, 2016, 3:00 PM - August 28, 2016, 8:00 PM @ MPEC - Ray Clymer Exhibit Hall
The Hotter'N Hell 100 celebrates its 35th annual ride in 2016!
The weekend kicks off on Thursday with the Consumer Show open to the public from 3 pm - 8 pm inside the MPEC Ray Clymer Exhibit Hall. The Consumer Show continues on Friday from 1 pm - 10 pm and Saturday from 9 am - 4 pm.
The events kick into high gear on Friday with the 13-mile Wee-Chi-Tah Mountain Bike Race. Then the excitement that the weekend is known for comes to life on Saturday morning with the HH100 Endurance Rides. There's something for everyone - 10K, 25-mile, 50-mile, 100K and 100-mile! If running is more your thing, then don't miss the Wee-Chi-Tah Trail Run on Sunday with a half marathon and 10K route.
Hotter'n Hell 100 is more than just a bike ride...come out and enjoy the festival atmosphere with LIVE MUSIC on the MPEC grounds!
If you've never been to Hotter'N Hell Hundred, you don't know what you're missing...this is pure excitement!
August 29, 2016, All Day @ Kemp Center for the Arts and The Forum
The Arts Council has a variety of spaces and venues showcasing local and regional visual artists.
August's exhibits include:
- J.R. "Rusty" Cook - “Texas: From The Hill Country To The Rolling Plains”. At the Kemp Center for the Arts. July 22 - September 24, 2016.
- Mary Kimbell: An Exhibition of Oils and Mixed Media. At the Forum. July 15 - September 17, 2016.
- Travis Huffhines: Golden Summer. At the Kemp Center for the Arts. July - September 2016.
August 30, 2016, 7:30 AM - 1:00 PM @ Downtown 8th & Ohio
Downtown Wichita Falls Development is excited to announce that the Downtown Farmer’s Market at 8th and Ohio Street is now open for the 2016 season.
The market will be open Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays from 7:30 am – 1:00 pm (or until sold out) and will be open through October. Now that the market can be fully enclosed we are able to expand the market into the Fall and Winter. The Farmers Market will also be open for 3 weekends in October, and a Saturday in both November and December.
We will have our special Saturdays again this year. June 4 will be Blackberry Day and June 18 will be Market to Menu, and that is just the start. Also, the Master Gardener’s Program will be giving presentations the second Saturday of every month.
We accept Senior, WIC, and Chickasaw vouchers.
The Charlie-Thornberry Farmers Market Association and the Downtown Wichita Falls Development are working together to make this year’s season a great one!
August 30, 2016, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Martin Luther King Center
Habitat for Humanity is looking for people interested in owning their own homes. A representative will be at the Martin Luther King Center on Tuesday, August 30 from 5-8 p.m. to explain what Habitat for Humanity is and how to apply for a new home.