Fri - Mar 21 -- Fri - Apr 18
  Stephen F. Austin State University College of Fine Arts "Sixth Annual Pen & Pigment Collaboration"
Griffith Gallery located in the Giffith Fine Arts Building, Room 208 on the SFA Campus Hrs: 12:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Tuesday through Friday. Ph: 1-888-240-ARTS www.finearts.sfasu.edu This collaborative project between SFA ART and creative writing students demonstrates the inspiration of each group in tandem. Exhibited side by side will be visual works created in response to a partner-student's writing and literature written in response to another student's art.
Tue - Apr 01
7:30 PM
  SFA School of Music-Misha Quint, Guest Cello Recital
Misha Quint, and internationally known cellist and chamber music collaborator, will share his musical mastery, giving a concert and a masterclass for both SFA students and the community. 888-240-ARTS
Thu - Apr 03
7:30 PM
  Stephen F. Austin State University College of Fine Arts presents "SFJazz Collective"
W.M. Turner Auditorium Ph: 1-888-240-ARTS www.finearts.sfasu.edu Tickets: $20 $15 $7.50 Spend an evening immersed in jazz with the award-winning SFJAZZ Collective, a workshop band unlike any other in jazz. The group features a changing lineup with each member hand-selected to contribute his own unique sounds, styles and voices in a celebration of jazz as a quintessentially modern art form.
Fri - Apr 04
9:30 AM
  Stephen F. Austin State University College of Fine Arts presents "Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day"
W.M. Turner Auditorium Ph: 1-888-240-ARTS www.cpas,sfasu.edu Presented by Theatreworks, USA Have you ever had a really rotten day? Alexander has... He wakes up with gum in his hair, he trips on a skateboard, and then he accidentally drops his sweater in the sink - all before breakfast! Laugh and sing along with Alexander's misadventures in this hilarious musical, featuring book and lyrics by Judith Viorst, author of the best-selling classic book. Discover along with Alexander that sometimes, everyone has a terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day. Target Grades: K-3
Fri - Apr 04
11:00 AM
  Habitat for Humanity Golf Classic
Golf tournament benefitting Habitat for Humanity of Nacogdoches at Pineywoods Country Club. For info: Nancy Wright nancy.wright@etechtexas.com
Fri - Apr 04
12:30 PM
  Stephen F. Austin State University College of Fine Arts presents "Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day"
W.M. Turner Auditorium Ph: 1-888-240-ARTS www.cpas,sfasu.edu Presented by Theatreworks, USA Have you ever had a really rotten day? Alexander has... He wakes up with gum in his hair, he trips on a skateboard, and then he accidentally drops his sweater in the sink - all before breakfast! Laugh and sing along with Alexander's misadventures in this hilarious musical, featuring book and lyrics by Judith Viorst, author of the best-selling classic book. Discover along with Alexander that sometimes, everyone has a terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day. Target Grades: K-3
Fri - Apr 04
7:30 PM
  SFA School of Music-Haefner-Mitchell Harp Duo, Guest/Faculty Recital
Harp duo concert with Dr. Jaymee Haefner, North Texas State University harp professor and SFA adjunct faculty member Emily Mitchell. 888-240-ARTS
Fri - Apr 04
9:00 PM
  Liberty Bell presents Folk Family Revival
Live music at Liberty Bell: Folk Family Revival 422 E. Main 936-662-6425 Libertybellbar.com
Sat - Apr 05
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  Farmers Market
107 W Pearl Street Ph: 936-559-2507
Sat - Apr 05
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  SFA Spring Garden Gala
Garden Gala Day Spring Plant Sale and Earth Day Celebration at the SFA Pineywoods Native Plant Center. The sale features a wide variety of hard-to-find, "Texas tough" plants. 2900 Raguet St. For info.: call 936-468-4404
Sat - Apr 05
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  Disability Pride Parade & Celebration
Disability Pride Parade & Celebration in Festival Park. The parade line up will begin at 1 p.m. and start at 2. The celebration in Festival Park is from 3 to 5 p.m. Contact: Alan Larson 936-468-1150
Sat - Apr 05
7:00 PM
  Liberty Bell presents Nac Pac Jazz Trio
Live music at Liberty Bell: Nac Pac Jazz Trio 422 E. Main 936-622-6425 Libertybellbar.com
Sat - Apr 05
8:00 PM
  Wade Bowen at Banita Creek Hall
Wade Bowen at Banita Creek Hall 401 W. Main 936-462-8000 www.banitacreekhall.com Doors open at 8pm
Tue - Apr 08
  SFA School of Theatre A Festival of New American Plays
This biennial festival brings world-famous playwrights and their newest works to the SFA campus for tow staged readings on each play. Be a part of the excitement as you and the writers together watch these innovative presentations of what could become America's newest award-winning dramas. Recommended for mature audiences. Downstage Theatre Tues. April 8 7:30 p.m. Sat. April 12, 2 p.m.
Tue - Apr 08
  Farmers Market
Tue - Apr 08
6:30 PM
  SFA Baseball
SFA vs. New Mexico Jaycees Field 3715 Old Tyler Road Tickets: 936-468-5225 More information: sfajacks.com
Tue - Apr 08
7:30 PM
  SFA School of Music-Wind Ensemble
Wind Ensemble in W.M. Turner Auditorium. 888-240-ARTS
Tue - Apr 08
7:30 PM
  Stephen F. Austin State University College of Fine Arts presents "Wind Ensemble"
W M Turner Auditorium Ph: 1-888-240-ARTS www.finearts.sfasu.edu Tickets: $8 $6 $3
Tue - Apr 08 -- Sat - Apr 12
7:30 PM
  Stephen F. Austin State University College of Fine Arts "A Festival of New American Plays"
Downstage Theatre Ph: 1-888-240-ARTS www.finearts.sfasu.edu $15 $10 $7.50 This biennial festival brings world famous playwrights and their newest works to the SFA campus for two staged readings of each play. Be a part of the excitement as you and the writers together watch these innovative presentations of what could become America's newest award-winning dramas. Recommended for mature audiences.
Wed - Apr 09
2:00 PM
  SFA Baseball
SFA vs. New Mexico Jaycees Field 3715 Old Tyler Road Tickets: 936-468-5225 More information: sfajacks.com
Wed - Apr 09
7:30 PM
  SFA School of Music-Trombone Choir Concert
A party of sound, a fun-filled evening featuring jazz and pop music, the trombone choir will perform with drums, bass, and guitar. Cole Concert Hall 888-240-ARTS
Thu - Apr 10
7:00 PM
  SFA Gardens Lectures Serive to feature Texas tomato specialist
Retired Texas A&M Extension Vegetable Specialist Dr. Jerry Parsons will present "Growing the Best Tomatoes in Texas". Ina Brundrett Educational Building, 2900 Raguet. For information: 936-468-1832 Free admission
Thu - Apr 10
7:30 PM
  SFA Archie McDonald Speaker Series with Lyle Lovett
Lyle Lovett is a Grammy-winning singer, composer and actor. Tickets: 936-468-5406 sfasu.edu/archie SFA Baker Pattillo Student Center, Grand Ballroom
Thu - Apr 10
7:30 PM
  Stephen F. Austin State University College of Fine Arts presents "Percussion Ensemble"
Cole Concert Hall Ph: 1-888-240-ARTS www.finearts.sfasu.edu Tickets: $8 $6 $3
Thu - Apr 10
7:30 PM
  SFA School of Music-The Mix'n Matches Jazz Trio
The Mix'n Matches Jazz Trio Cole Concert Hall 888-240-ARTS
Thu - Apr 10
8:00 PM
  Banita Creek Hall presents Jon Wolfe
Live music at Banita Creek Hall with Jon Wolfe 401 W. Main Street 936-462-8000 Doors open at 8pm
Fri - Apr 11
6:30 PM
  SFA Baseball
SFA vs. Oral Roberts Jaycees Field 3715 Old Tyler Road Tickets: 936-468-5225 More information: sfajacks.com
Sat - Apr 12 -- Sun - Apr 13
  Millard's Crossing Flea Market
6020 North Street/ Hwy 59 Open Dawn to Dusk
Sat - Apr 12 -- Sat - Jun 14
  Stephen F. Austin State University College of Fine Arts presents " Texas National 2014"
The Cole Art Center, Ledbetter Gallery 329 E Main St Ph: 936-468-1131 www.finearts.sfasu.edu SFA's 20th annual juried competition and exhibition attracts hundreds of entrants from across the nation, providing emerging artists and opportunity to have work juried by Jerome Witkin. Opening reception 6-8pm, Saturday, April 12 Free admission
Sat - Apr 12 -- Sat - Jun 14
  Stephen F. Austin State University College of Fine Arts presents "Jerome Witkin Drawings"
The Cole Art Center Reavley Gallery 329 E Main St Ph: 936-468-1131 www.finearts.sfasu.edu American artist Jerome Witkin is recognized as one of the most formidable figurative painters working today. He has been called "a virtuoso painter" whose work is in dialogue with old masters, social realism, history and even Abstract Expressionism. Witkin is the 2014 Texas National Juror, and his show coincides with that exhibition. Hrs: 12:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Tuesday through Friday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Saturday
Sat - Apr 12
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  Farmers Market
107 W Pearl Street Ph: 936-559-2507
Sat - Apr 12
8:00 AM
  Nacogdoches Jaycees Red Dirt Mud Run 5K Obstacle Challenge
Nacogdoches Jaycees presents the Red Dirt Mud Run 5K Obstacle Challenge Heats every 20 minutes starting at 8am. Behind the Nacogdoches Expo Center 3805 NW Stallings Drive $35 pre-entry $50 day of race www.RedDirtMudRun.com
Sat - Apr 12
8:00 AM
  Driving Jacks 5K
3rd Annual Driving Jacks 5K will be held at Stephen F. Austin State University. This year's theme will be lime green & purple. The race will conclude with a "Color Fight" at the finish. Packet pickup will be held on Friday, April 11th from 4 pm to 9 pm on the first floor of the SFASU Student Center,or you can pick up your packet the day of the race starting at 6:30 am. Corner of University Drive and East College, in commuter parking lot. www.drivingjacks5k.org.
Sat - Apr 12
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  Spring Heritage Day
Spring Heritage Day at the historic Halfway Inn El Camino de Los Tejas(highway 21 east) Chireno, Tx Activities for children, food, and much more. 936-552-7058
Sat - Apr 12
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  Guided Tours of the Azalea Garden
Guided tours of the Ruby Mize Azalea Garden. 1-4pm
Sat - Apr 12
2:00 PM
  SFA Baseball
SFA vs. Oral Roberts Jaycees Field 3715 Old Tyler Road Tickets: 936-468-5225 More information: sfajacks.com
Sat - Apr 12 -- Sun - Apr 13
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  Tea at the Old University Building
You are cordially invited to tea at the Old University Building. Hostesses will be dressed in period costume. Located at 515 N. Mound Street. Tickets are $15.00 and can be purchased at the Nacogdoches Convention & Visitors Bureau. For information, call 936-564-2712
Sat - Apr 12
2:00 PM
  Stephen F. Austin State University College of Fine Arts "A Festival of New Amerian Plays"
Downstage Theatre Ph: 1-888-240-ARTS www.finearts.sfasu.edu $15 $10 $7.50 This biennial festival brings world famous playwrights and their newest works to the SFA campus for two staged readings of each play. Be a part of the excitement as you and the writers together watch these innovative presentations of what could become America's newest award-winning dramas. Recommended for mature audiences.
Sat - Apr 12
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  SFA School of Art Texas National 2014 Competition and Exhibition Opening Reception
SFA's 20th annual juried competition and exhibition attracts hundreds of entrants form across the nation, providing emerging artist an opportunity to have work juried by a highly acclaimed artist or critic. Opening reception and announcement of winners April 12, 6-8 p.m. The juror's show opens at the same time upstairs in the Reavley Gallery. This year's juror is the artist Jerome Witkin. Cole Art Center, Ledbetter Gallery
Sat - Apr 12
6:00 PM
  2nd Annual Dancing with the Piney Woods Stars
2nd Annual Dancing with the Piney Woods Stars. Dinner, silent auction, dancing. $35. admittance per person. Purchase tickets online at: Azleway.org/events/dancing-with-the-piney-woods-stars. Benefiting Azleway. For more info., contact Liana Berry at 936-205-5641 ext. 4016 or email: Liana.Berry@Azleway.org
Sat - Apr 12
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  SFA School of Art Jerome Witkin Drawings Opening Reception
American artist Jerome Witkin is recognized as one of the most formidable figurative painters working today. he has been called "a virtuoso painter" whose work is in dialogue with the old masters, social realism, history, and even Abstract Expressionism. Witkin is the 2014 Texas National Juror, and his show coincides with that exhibition. Cole Art Center , Reavley Gallery 888-240-ARTS
Sat - Apr 12
8:00 PM
  Banita Creek Hall presents Whiskey Myers
Live music at Banita Creek Hall with Whiskey Myers 401 W. Main 936-462-8000 Doors open at 8pm
Sat - Apr 12
9:00 PM
  Liberty Bell presents Lincoln Durham
Live music at Liberty Bell: Lincoln Durham 422 E. Main 936-662-6425 Libertybellbar.com
Sun - Apr 13
1:00 PM
  SFA Baseball
SFA vs. Oral Roberts Jaycees Field 3715 Old Tyler Road Tickets: 936-468-5225 More information: sfajacks.com
Sun - Apr 13
2:00 PM
  Millard's Crossing Historic Village 10th Annual Easter Egg Hunt
Join Millard's Crossing Historic Village for it's 10 annual Easter egg hunt. 6020 North Street 936-564-6631 millardscrossing.org
Tue - Apr 15
7:30 PM
  SFA School of Music-Symphonic Band & University Band
Symphonic Band & University Band W.M. Turner Auditorium 888-240-ARTS
Wed - Apr 16
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  Memorial Hospital Special Farmer's Market
Memorial Hospital Special Farmer's Market 1204 N. Mound St
Wed - Apr 16
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  Farmers Market
Farmers Market 107 W. Pearl Street 936-559-2507
Wed - Apr 16
7:00 PM
  Liberty Bell presents "Improve Strikes Back"
Liberty Bell presents "Improv Strikes Back" 422 E. Main 936-662-6425
Thu - Apr 17
9:00 PM
  Liberty Bell presents "Hail to the Thief"
Liberty Bell presents "Hail to the Thief" 422 E. Main Street 936-662-6425
Fri - Apr 18
9:00 PM
  Liberty Bell presents Phil Pritchett
Live music at Liberty Bell: Phil Pritchett 422 E. Main 936-622-6425 Libertybellbar.com
Sat - Apr 19 -- Sun - Apr 20
  Trade Days
1304 NW Stallings Across from Foretravel Open Dawn to Dusk
Sat - Apr 19
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  Farmers Market
107 W Pearl Street Ph: 936-559-2507
Sat - Apr 19
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  Guided tours of the azalea garden
Guided tours of the Ruby Mize Azalea Garden 1-4pm
Sat - Apr 19
7:00 PM
  Bluegrass concert with David Davis & The Warrior River Boys
Bluegrass concert in Sacul, Tx with David Davis & The Warrior River Boys. Tickets: $10.00 For info call: 936-569-1179
Sat - Apr 19
8:00 PM
  Banita Creek Hall presents Leavin' Sundown
Live music at Banita Creek Hall with Leavin's Sundown 401 W. Main 936-462-8000 Doors open at 8pm
Sat - Apr 19
8:00 PM
  Liberty Bell presents Country Willie Edwards
Live music at Liberty Bell: Country Willie Edwards 422 E. Main St. 936-622-6425 Libertybellbar.com
Tue - Apr 22
7:30 PM
  Stephen F. Austin State University College of Fine Arts presents "Symphonic Band & University Band"
W M Turner Auditorium Ph: 1-888-240-ARTS www.finearts.sfasu.edu Tickets: $8 $6 $3
Wed - Apr 23
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  Farmers Market
Farmers Market 107 W. Pearl Street 936-559-2507
Wed - Apr 23
7:30 PM
  SFA School of Music-Stone Fort Wind Quintet, Faculty Recital
The quintet will be joined by artist performers from the string faculty for a performance of Rhapsody, by Texas composer Kerry Turner. Cole Concert Hall 888-240-ARTS
Thu - Apr 24
7:30 PM
  Stephen F. Austin State University College of Fine Arts presents "Wayne Bergeron"
W.M. Turner Auditorium Ph: 1-888-240-ARTS www.finearts.sfasu.edu Tickets: $20 $15 $7.50 Performing with the SFA Swingin' Axes The SFA Swingin' Axes welcomes jazz great Wayne Gergeron, a much sought-after trumpeter who is enjoying a career as one of the most active players in the world with studio dates, international touring, hass concerts and guest solo appearances. The energetic and swingin' evening will also include a performance by the SFA Swingin' Aces.
Thu - Apr 24
8:00 PM
  Banita Creek Hall presents Cody Johnson Bank
Live music at Banita Creek Hall with Cody Johnson Band 401 W. Main 936-462-8000 Doors open at 8pm
Fri - Apr 25 -- Sun - Apr 27
  2014 OTT Rally
OTTRALLY.com
Fri - Apr 25
6:30 PM
  SFA Baseball
SFA vs. Lamar Jaycees Field 3715 Old Tyler Road Tickets: 936-468-5225 More information: sfajacks.com
Fri - Apr 25 -- Sat - Apr 26
7:30 PM
  SFA School of Theatre "No Exit"
"No Exit" is directed by Austin Holt. Downstage Theatre 888-240-ARTS
Fri - Apr 25
8:00 PM
  Movie in the Park featuring "Frozen"
Nacogdoches Parks and Recreation presents Movie in the Park featuring "Frozen" Information: 936-559-2960 Free admission
Fri - Apr 25
8:00 PM
  Millard's Crossing Concert Night
Free live music at Millard's Crossing Historic Village, 6020 North Street 936-564-6631
Fri - Apr 25
9:00 PM
  Liberty Bell presents Adam Carroll and Michael O'Connor Songswap
Live music at Liberty Bell: Adam Carroll & Michael O'Connor Songswap 936-622-6425 422 E. Main Libertybellbar.com
Sat - Apr 26
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  Farmers Market
107 W Pearl Street Ph: 936-559-2507
Sat - Apr 26
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  Fun in the Son Warehouse Sale
Warehouse sale benefiting Love INC of Nacogdoches. Food, music, children's activities and more. Love INC complex 917 Ruby Street 936-569-8555
Sat - Apr 26
11:00 AM
  The Oldest Town in Texas Motorcycle Parade
The 6th annual Oldest Town in Texas Motorcycle Parade will return to the red brick streets of downtown Nacogdoches. For all OTT info: go to OTTRALLY.COM
Sat - Apr 26
2:00 PM
  SFA Baseball
SFA vs. Lamar Jaycees Field 3715 Old Tyler Road Tickets: 936-468-5225 More information: sfajacks.com
Sat - Apr 26
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  Millard's Crossing Historic Village Front Porch Music Festival
Different bands on every porch and jammin' under the trees. Bring your deck chairs, coolers, blankets, and enjoy the music. For information call: 936-564-6631
Sat - Apr 26
7:30 PM
  Stephen F. Austin State University College of Fine Arts presents "Orchestra of the Pines"
W M Turner Auditorium Ph: 1-888-240-ARTS www.finearts.sfasu.edu Tickets: $8 $6 $3
Sat - Apr 26
7:30 PM
  SFA School of Music-Orchestra of the Pines
Orchestra of the Pines presents "Broadway, Movies, and Classics" W.M. Turner Auditorium 888-240-ARTS
Sat - Apr 26
8:00 PM
  Liberty Bell presents Johnny Riley
Live music at Liberty Bell: Johnny Riley 422 E. Main 936-662-6425 Libertybellbar.com
Sun - Apr 27
1:00 PM
  SFA Baseball
SFA vs. Lamar Jaycees Field 3715 Old Tyler Road Tickets: 936-468-5225 More information: sfajacks.com
Sun - Apr 27
2:00 PM
  SFA School of Music-SFA Bands' Concert in the Park (free event)
SFA Bands' Concert in the Park (free event) 888-240-ARTS
Mon - Apr 28
7:30 AM
  SFA School of Music-Wind Symphony
Wind Symphony W.M. Turner Auditorium 888-240-ARTS
Mon - Apr 28
7:30 PM
  Stephen F. Austin State University College of Fine Arts presents "Wind Symphony"
W M Turner Auditorium Ph: 1-888-240-ARTS www.finearts.sfasu.edu Tickets: $8 $6 $3
Tue - Apr 29
6:30 PM
  SFA Baseball
SFA vs. TCU Jaycees Field 3715 Old Tyler Road Tickets: 936-468-5225 More information: sfajacks.com
Wed - Apr 30
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  Farmers Market
Farmers Market 107 W. Pearl St. 936-559-2507
Wed - Apr 30
7:30 PM
  SFA School of Music-Percussion Ensemble
Percussion Ensemble Cole Concert Hall 888-240-ARTS