The Battle of the Mound Wheelchair Basketball Game will be held from 7-10 p.m. on Oct. 17 in the Flower Mound High School basketball arena. The event will benefit both chapters of Circle of Friends. RISEAdaptiveSports.org
The TXFallenPD Tribute Event is an all-day community event. Activities include a 5K run and civilian bike race in the morning and a police officer bike race and a police officer obstacle course competition in the afternoon. There is live music, demonstrations, raffle prizes, a silent auction, kids zone, food and drinks. Monies raised benefit the Fallen Officer Fund. TXFallenPD.com
The Ignite Hope Charity Gala for Ranch Hands Rescue will be from 5:30-11 p.m. on Oct. 27. It will feature dinner, dancing, live music and live and silent charity auctions benefiting Ranch Hands Rescue. RanchHandRescue.org
The Flower Mound Chamber of Commerce Fiesta is a community event with exciting live and silent auctions, dinner, drinks and dancing to a live band. And best of all, there is no program—just a great time! Individual tickets are $175 per person. Table and sponsorship opportunities available. FlowerMoundChamber.com
The Ninth Annual Argyle Holiday Shopping Extravaganza will be 10 a.m.-4 p.m. in the Argyle High School Cafeteria, 191 S. Hwy. 377 in Argyle. The event will include more than 90 vendor booths, a bake sale and raffle.
Literature soars to new life in Peter Pan: A New Musical by Jordan Beck and Jonathan May. Performances will be 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 9; 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10; and 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 11. To purchase tickets, visit CYTDallas.org.
The Town of Flower Mound's fifth annual Veterans Day Relay Run will kick off at 9 a.m. Friday, Nov. 9, beginning and ending at the Flower Mound Community Activity Center, 1200 Gerault Road. The event provides veterans and their family members the opportunity to run a portion of the pre-determined route carrying the American flag.
The inaugural Tri-Town Amazing Race will feature 10 pit stops throughout Flower Mound, Highland Village and Lewisville. Each pit stop will provide physical or mental challenges to encourage team bonding. The event begins at Doubletree Ranch Park. Prizes will be awarded to the top three teams.
Come do some holiday shopping at Downing Middle School’s Holiday Vendor Fair & Craft Show 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, in the Downing Middle School cafeteria, 5555 Bridlewood Blvd. in Flower Mound. The event helps raise funds for programs and enrichment activities, as well as the Downing Diamondpacks, which provides food and school supplies for students in need.
The 12th Annual Guyer Choir Craft Show will be 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10 at Guyer High School, 7501 Teasley Lane in Denton. There will be more than 100 vendors, as well as concessions and entertainment.
The Sixth Annual DREAM BIG Gala benefiting Journey to Dream Kyle’s Place will be from 6:30-10:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, at the Hilton Garden Inn in Lewisville. Presented by Money Matters, the event will include local celebrity athletes, amazing chef stations with wine and beer pairings, music, dancing and a live and silent auction. To purchase tickets, visit JourneyToDream.com.
The Festival of Trees and Lights Craft Bazaar will be from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, at the Hilton Garden Inn in Lewisville. The family event will include more than 50 craft vendors; visits with Santa, children’s crafts; and the viewing of more than 40 Christmas trees decorated by local businesses, designers and individuals.
Our Village Glows, a community event and holiday tradition, features the lighting of a 60-foot Christmas tree and a light show brought to you by Highland Village Women’s Club, The City of Highland Village and The Shops at Highland Village. The celebration includes family-friendly activities such as musical entertainment, horse-drawn carriage rides, face-painting, cookie decorating, ornament making and Santa’s arrival.
Experience the magic of Christmas as all of downtown Grapevine is illuminated during the Carol of the Lights show and street lighting from 3-9 p.m. Monday, Nov. 19, at Grapevine City Hall. Reserved seating is available for $5. Tickets will not be sold at the door. Free seating and standing room will be available. For more information, visit GoGrapevine.com/event/caroloflights.
The Eighth Annual Double Oak Turkey Trot will be from 7-10 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 22, beginning at Double Oak Town Hall. The event includes a 1-mile fun run and a 5K run/walk. Proceeds benefit inner-city youth programs run by Dare to Serve. For more information, visit DFWRaces.com.