Weekend Music Line Up June 3 – 4

The weather is too nice to sit home all weekend. Get out and enjoy some live local music which you sip on your favorite beverage. Texarkana is home to some amazing local bands. Come support the artist and have a great time while you’re at it. Friday, June 3:Mo Betta at La FogataHeather Linn & Jase Bryant at Fat JacksAlex …

All For Autism Fundraiser at Crossties

This Saturday, May 21, 2022, Crossties will host the Greater Texarkana Autism Awareness Foundation’s “All For Autism” fundraising event. Don’t miss this fun filled day and help raise money and awareness for Autism research and support. Start early with a 5K or a 2 block Fun Run. Registration starts at 7:00 am on the corner of Olive and Front street …

The Hideout

Downtown’s newest hangout, The Hideout is home to vintage video games, pool tables, live bands, cold beverages and entertainment. Whether you choose to enjoy your evening downstairs in the open industrial new age main bar or upstairs in the more private bar and balcony, you’re sure to have a great time. The Hideout occupies one of Texarkana’s original buildings, beautifully …

El Frio Express

Whether you like your margaritas “leaded” or “lead free”, El Frio Express can quinch your thirst and cool you off in the hot summer heat. Located in the Downtown Entertainment District, El Frio was voted Best New Local Business in 2022 by the ALT Magazine Reader’s Choice Awards. Stop by, grab your favorite beverage and wander on downtown for dinner, …

Jazz at the 1923 Banana Club

If you haven’t visited the 1923 Banana Club in the basement of the 1894 Building, then you’ve missed a treat. The walls of this speakeasy are home to items saved from various historic properties in town to include the 1894 Richie Grocery and Texarkana National Bank. Plan to spend some time taking it all in and, while you’re there, take …

First Twin City Meat Up at Front Street Plaza

Bring your best BBQ cooking talents, a big appetite and a festive spirit because this event is all about food and fun!! The Junior League or Texarkana will host the inaugural Twin City Meat Up feathering BBQ cook-off, car show, food trucks, vendors and more. Don’t miss a chance to say “I was there the first time they did this” …

Read Southhall Band at Crossties

Don’t miss Read Southhall Band at Crossties April 28, 2022. Fresh off the release of their new album “For The Birds”, Read Southhall brings his unique sound to downtown Texarkana. Come spend an evening enjoying live music again!! Crossties 324 East BroadTexarkana AR 71854 ThursdayApril 28, 2022 For more information or tickets contact Crossties at (870) 774-6134. https://www.facebook.com/texarkanacentral/posts/5225423884146516

Zapata’s

Hungry for some great Mexican food or the perfect margarita? Look no further than Zapata’s in Downtown Texarkana. Offering a wide variety of food, drinks and entertainment, you’ll feel right at home here. Whether you prefer to dine inside or outside on their patio, you’ll love Zapata’s. Zapata’s217 Walnut StreetTexarkana AR870-774-0272

Hopkins Icehouse

Located in the historic Hopkins Feed and Seed building, Hopkins Icehouse offers a little of everything. Good food, cold drinks, great music, fun atmosphere and great people. Eat inside and enjoy the air conditioning or, grab a table outside on the patio. No matter your appetite or your attitude, Hopkins Icehouse will make everything right. Hopkins Icehouse301 East 3rd StreetTexarkana …

The Frozen Rail

Located in the historic Front Street Caboose, the Frozen Rail offers a variety of beverages to cool off on that hot summer day or, relax during the quiet night. Whether your taste is  frozen margaritas, daiquiri’s or canned beer, it’s on their menu. While visiting them, take your drink and enjoy the rest of the Downtown Entertainment District or, sit …