What to do in San Angelo this weekend, 3/04-3/06

What to do for the weekend with family and friends is always a question. Here are a few items to help with decisions for Friday through Sunday. 

 FRIDAY

 9 a.m. – 20th annual Angelo State University Writers Conference in Honor of Elmer Kelton, C.J. Davidson University Center Conference Center, 1910 Rosemont Drive

10 a.m. – Exhibits: “A Voyage across Cultures: The Enduring Fascination of Chinese Export Porcelain,” and “BIG: Large-scale works” from SAMFA’s collections, San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts, 1 Love St.

5 p.m. – 3-on-3 basketball tournament to benefit Goliad Elementary School gym, Lincoln Middle School, 255 E. 50th St.

6:30 p.m. – San Angelo Civic Ballet’s Seven Princesses…and a Bear, PaulAnn Baptist Church auditorium, 2531 Smith Blvd.

7:30 p.m. – John Carl Escue, Black Swan Gallery, 118 S. Chadbourne St.

8 p.m. – Stoney LaRue, Midnight Rodeo, 2581 Sunset Drive

9 p.m. – Kirk Baxley, The House of FiFi DuBois, 123 S. Chadbourne St.

9 p.m. – Jerry Hart & Flatland, Little River Club, 4205 S. Bryant Blvd.

10 p.m. – Scorpio Rising, The Deadhorse, 210 S. Chadbourne St.

10 p.m. – Grady Spencer, Blaine’s Pub, 10 W. Harris Ave.

 

SATURDAY

8:30 a.m. – STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) Conference, Angelo State University Houston Harte University Center, 1910 Rosemont Drive

9 a.m. – Ninth annual Texas Independence Day celebration, El Paseo de Santa Angela, 34 W. Avenue D

9 a.m. – Diaper Dash Fun Run, Spring Creek Park at Lake Nasworthy

10 a.m. – San Angelo Animal Shelter’s Find Your Lucky Pet free adoption event, 3142 US Hwy 67N

10 a.m. – Exhibits: “A Voyage across Cultures: The Enduring Fascination of Chinese Export Porcelain,” and “BIG: Large-scale works” from SAMFA’s collections, San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts, 1 Love St.

10 a.m. – Brian Daniels Benefit Roping, Spur Arena, 200 W. 43rd St.

10 a.m. – First Saturday at the Old Chicken Farm Art Center, 2505 Martin Luther King Drive

Noon – San Angelo Civic Ballet’s Princess Charity’s Tea Party, PaulAnn Baptist Church children’s building, 2531 Smith Blvd.

2 p.m. – San Angelo Civic Ballet’s Seven Princesses…and a Bear, PaulAnn Baptist Church auditorium, 2531 Smith Blvd.

6:30 p.m. – San Angelo Civic Ballet’s Seven Princesses…and a Bear, PaulAnn Baptist Church auditorium, 2531 Smith Blvd.

 7 p.m. – UFC 196 PPV, Shenanigans Sports Bar, 3250 Sherwood Way

7 p.m. – San Angelo Symphony’s “A Tribute to John Williams”, featuring Sean Chin, McNease Convention Center, 501 Rio Concho Drive

7:30 p.m. – Celebrity exhibition basketball game to benefit Goliad Elementary School gym floor, Junell Center/Stephens Arena, 2235 S. Jackson St.

8 p.m. – Aaron Kothmann, Midnight Rodeo, 2581 Sunset Drive

9 p.m. – Kirk Baxley, The House of FiFi DuBois, 123 S. Chadbourne St.

9 p.m.Bill Bear and the Red Brick Troubadors, Little River Club, 4205 S. Bryant Blvd.

10 p.m. – Dalton Domino, Blaine’s Pub, 10 W. Harris Ave.

 

SUNDAY

10 a.m. – Exhibits: “A Voyage across Cultures: The Enduring Fascination of Chinese Export Porcelain,” and “BIG: Large-scale works” from SAMFA’s collections, San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts, 1 Love St.

11:30 a.m. – Barbecue, Trinity Lutheran Church, 3536 Lutheran Way

9 p.m. – Sunday Funday with DJ Dr. Dollaz, The Deadhorse, 210 S. Chadbourne St.