In & Around Huntsville

Back to School Bash

When: August 7, 2019

Time: 9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Where: Walker County Storm Shelter, 455 Hwy. 75, Huntsville, TX 77340

Admission: FREE

The summer is almost over! The Huntsville Public Library is partnering with the Sam Houston Statue Center and other community organizations to host the 2019 Back to School Bash. Preschool through high school students at the Bash will receive free school supplies while supplies last and enjoy Bounce Houses, Games, Sno-cones and Popcorn. Each student must be present to receive supplies. The 2019 Back to School Bash will be held from 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, August 7th at the Walker County Storm Shelter. For more information call 936-291-5910.

Livingston Trade Days

When: August 17 – August 18, 2019

Time: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Saturday, 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Sunday

Where: Pedigo Park, 925 US Highway 59 Bypass North, Livingston, TX

Admission: FREE admission and parking

Open year-round on the weekend before the third Monday of each month.  Livingston Trade Days is held in beautiful Pedigo Park surrounded by picturesque East Texas Pines. Two large covered pavilions and a multitude of open-air lots host a wide variety of local food, arts & crafts, hunting accessories, tools, collectibles, unique clothing, jewelry, shabby chic, antiques, and so much more. Bring your family and enjoy a day in the park. There’s something for everyone! For more information on this event, contact Lynn Riley or Juan Parra at 877-824-6653, email or visit

2019 Diva Night – A Fiesta!

When: August 29, 2019

Time: 5:30 a.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Where: Lowman Student Center, 1717 Avenue J, Huntsville, TX 77340

Admission: Tickets are $25 in advance (does not include alcohol), or $40 (does include alcohol)! Tickets available are at the Chamber, Farm Gypsies, Magnolia Mey Boutique, Barbwire Barbie Boutique and Joetta’s.

The 10th Annual Diva Night is scheduled for Thursday, August 29th in the SHSU LSC Ballroom. This is a ladies only night out hosted by the Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce and Wiesner, Inc. – Huntsville.This year’s theme is Ritas & Senoritas! The evening will consist of shopping, food and beverages that keep flowing, door prizes, cash giveaways, entertainment, special party favors and more.  So grab your girlfriends and make it a party! What’s NEW this year? We are having a Louis Vuitton Purse Raffle, thanks to our sponsor AdVantage Specialties. Tickets sold only at the event, $20 per ticket. Tickets include all your food and beverages and the opportunity to win some great door prizes as well. Call 936-295-8113 for more information.