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October 24….Bop Time
- The music of the 50s ranged from big band performances that you might've heard in the 40s to Little Richard to Buddy and Elvis. But the Music that inspired the 50s dance craze "The Bop" stands alone as the most exciting music out of that decade. Join the Cactus Cast, Lubbock Texas Rhythm Machine and D'Venue Dancers for a night of fun, toe tapping excitement! Please contact the box office at 806-762-3233 to reserve tickets. Reserved seating $20. Cactus Theater,1812 Buddy Holly Avenue; 7:30 p.m.



October 24 - 25….Lubbock Symphony Orchestra: Masterworks 2, Royal Fireworks
- A musical fantasy from England: Vaughan Williams Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis will enrapture you with beautiful tunes and sumptuous sounds. Handel will tickle you with his English accents. Can you Handel Haydn? Principal LSO Trumpet, Will Streider, performs Haydn’s Trumpet Concerto, Hob. VIIe: 1 in E-flat major. Cost: $50, $40, $25. Student pricing:$38, $33, $15. For more information or to purchase tickets please call the LSO box office at 806.762.1688 or visit www.lubbocksymphony.org. Lubbock Memorial Civic Center, 1501 Mac Davis Lane; 7:30 p.m.



October 25….The Lubbock Downtown Farmers Market - Time for the Farmers Market! Through the end of season in October, the market will be open every Saturday. There will be lots of vendors including Sunburst Farms, Crazy Hoe Farms, Harden Farms, Apple Country, Crusty's Wood Fired Pizza, Juicy Lucy’s Veggies, Dutch Cheesemaking, Wolf Creek Farms, Pullen Produce, Kelly B Jammin’, Simply Decadent Bakery, South Plains Foodbank GRUB Farm , Nancy Hubbard, Honeys Farm Fresh, Holy Cow Beef and Dessert Flirt. To learn more, visit the website at lubbockdowntownfarmersmarket.com for more info. Depot District, 19th & Buddy Holly Avenue; 9 a.m.- 1 p.m.

October 25….Great Expectations Baby Expo - Moms, pregnant moms, new moms, grandmas, or anyone else who likes to shop for babies are invited to this event. This is a great opportunity to shop for babies, but also get some good education such as how to take care of yourself during pregnancy to picking out the perfect car seat. Many vendors will be at the event. You will find clothes, books, and décor for your room at the Expo. . Plus, there will be food, music, and activities also provided, such as a pumpkin painting booth and picture opportunities. Questions: Call 806.725.6667 or email lauren.orta@stjoe.org. Covenant Women’s and Children’s Hospital - 4000 24th St. (Arnett Room, 6th Floor); 10 a.m.- 4 p.m.

October 25….Singles Event – All Singles 18 + are invited to a event hosted by the Lubbock Mission Church. There will be games, drinks, snacks and a short message from the Bible. Lubbock Mission Church, 2209 University, Parking in the back; 6 – 10 p.m.


























October 26….Texas Tech Choral Concert - the University Singers, Women’s Chorale, and the University Choir will present a concert featuring a number of works and composers, including: Geistliches Lied (Brahms), Kas Tie Tadi (arr. Sametz), Gloria (Haydn), Ain’t No Grave Can Hold My Body Down (Caldwell & Ivory), Pseaume 96: Chantez a Dieu (Sweelinck), To the Mothers in Brazil: Salve Regina (Jansson/arr. Eriksson), Cheres Fleurs (Massenet), and Domine, ad adjuvandum me (Martini). The University Choir will also perform the world premiere of Levente Gyöngyösi’s Regnavit Dominus. Conductors are Richard Bjella (University Choir), Sarah Cohen (University Singers), Carolyn Cruse (Women’s Chorale), and Justine Halamicek (University Singers). Guest musicians also performing are Ross Ipsen (viola), Kughwa Lee (piano), Marissa Merritt (cello), Fagner Rocha (violin), and Felicia Rojas (violin). Hemmle Recital Hall of the TTU School of Music; 3 p.m.

October 30….Silly Science Carnival – An exciting annual Fall fun event just for pre-schoolers! This Fall themed mini-carnival will take place in the Science Spectrum museum, and is perfect for those younger ones that might not want to get out and compete with the older kids at other Halloween events.

Here are just some of the fun activities planned:

• Carnival Games with Guaranteed Prizes
• Silly Science Crafts
• Silly Science Live Demos
• A Mini Bounce House
• Spooky Critter Zoo
• A Costume Parade
• Snacks and Sweet Trick-or-Treats

All Silly Science Carnival activities will be located in the museum and are included with standard museum admission. $8 for Adults and $6.50 for children (3-12) and Seniors (60+). Children 2 & under are free with an adult. Tickets to the Silly Science Carnival also include full museum admission. Get $1.00 off standard Museum Admission with 2 cans of food per person donated to the South Plains Food Bank! Members get in FREE with two cans of food per person. The Silly Science Carnival is only recommended for families with children preschool aged children, up to age 5. No scary costumes please! For more information, the public may call 806-745-2525 ext. 234 or visit www.sciencespectrum.org. Science Spectrum Museum, 2579 S. Loop 289; 10 a.m. to 12 noon.


October 30….Whitplay Productions presents “SOCIETY PAIGE” - Come enjoy an evening of great food with extra helpings of mayhem and murder at this mystery dinner theater production. It's 1929 and flighty heiress Paige Whitehall is throwing herself a birthday and you’re all invited. Everyone will be there … Jane Edison, Paige’s devoted personal secretary, the fabulous singing Sullivan Sisters – Dulcie and Dina, Eddie Delancey who has the hots for Paige and a secret, handsome gambler Brooklyn Flatts and ne’er-do-well bookie Moose Morton. Even gossip columnist Fritzi Fitzroy is planning to attend – and you know everyone just dying to see her! Tickets: $15 per person (does not include meal).Reservations only, no “at the door” sales. Reservations must be paid for in full by Monday, October 27 so that the restaurant may have a head count. For more info or to reserve, please contact Whitney Ryan Garrity at (806) 401-3182 or whitplay@gmail.com. Orlando's, 2402 Avenue Q; Guests will be seated for dinner at 6:30 p.m., the show will begin at 7 p.m.




















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