Ratha Yatra Festival (Festival of Chariots) — May 4, 2019

Hindu Temple, Texarkana presents Ratha Yatra Festival (Festival of Chariots) on May 4, 2019, from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  (in case of rain, May 5) Front Street Plaza and utilizing normal parade route Chariot pulling, fun activities, food feast, book distribution, parade with chariots and drums/music.  Participants from many states and even overseas. For more information, contact Dr. Roshan …

9th Annual Railfest Celebration — May 11, 2019

Come celebrate railroads’ contributions to the history of Texarkana!! Front Street Festival Plaza and Downtown area — May 11, 2019, from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; headliner concert on stage 6:30 to 11:00 p.m. Enjoy train rides, bounce houses, face painting, cornhole games, live entertainment, craft/food vendors!! For more information, contact Andi Darby (903/244-4282) at Townsquare Media