YMAR Life Changing Retreat — March 27-28, 2020

YMAR Warriors for Christ Crusade — March 27, 2020 from 6:00 p.m. to midnight; March 28, 2020, from noon to 8:00 p.m., at Front Street Plaza Warriors for Christ city-wide Youth & Young Adult Crusade Hourly performances — praise dangers, skits, singing, magic, motivational speakers, drug awareness for more information, contact Elnora Payton, 903-276-4187

Susan G. Komen Events — October 15/17, 2020

October 15 — 2nd Annual Party in Pink — 4:00 to 10:00 p.m. — Front Street Plaza October 17 — Texarkana Race for the Cure — 8:45 to 10:30 a.m. — Front Street Plaza (5K competitive run at 9:00 a.m., celebration stroll at 9:15 a.m.) For more information, contact Susan G. Komen Arkansas office at (903) 791-9585

Mardi Gras — February 22, 2020

8th Annual Mardi Gras Parade/Celebration, 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 P.M. 5k Run, children’s parade, food and retail vendors, gumbo cookoff, kids’ festival, adult parade Sponsored by Precision Roll Grinders, HealthCARE Express, Texarkana Radio, and City of Texarkana, Arkansas. For more information, contact Brooke Stone at 903-280-8836

Run the Line Half Marathon — February 16, 2020

13th Annual Run the Line Half Marathon will be held February 16, 2020, beginning at 7:00 a.m. This event raises funds for pedestrian and bike trails in the Twin Cities. Starts and finishes downtown at 3rd & Wood. Awards ceremony at Hopkins Ice House. Serving lunch and beer in parking lot south of Hopkins Ice House afterwards.