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Texarkana FYI Podcast

Texarkana FYI Podcast

By Texarkana FYI
News and information about Texarkana USA. We focus on the positive as much as possible. We figure those other folks needing clicks on bad news can have them. There are always fun events and activities throughout our community, let us talk about that! We try to keep up with all of the live entertainment on the weekends with a comprehensive weekly rundown for the weekends!
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Details for the 2022 Crossties Carnival, downtown Fall Festival, and Christmas Preperations
Raleigh Andrews, GM at Crossties, shares the details of the Crossties Carnival this year, the Fall Festival that has brought thousands downtown over the last couple of years... Christmas preparations for Downton and MORE!
10:55
September 26, 2022
Happening in Texarkana the Weekend of September 23-25
Grammy Award-winning performers at the Perot Theatre, an all-day music festival downtown on Saturday, the 107th Annual Miller County Fair & Rodeo is going on, we run down this weekend's entertainment here on the Texarkana FYI weekend rundown.
02:56
September 23, 2022
This Weekend in Texarkana - September 16 & 17
This is a huge weekend of events, activities, and live music in Texarkana. We do our weekly weekend rundown, thanks to Crossties in downtown Texarkana, and Hobbs Manufactured Homes on the loop. To add anything to the rundown, email texarkanafyi@gmail.com.
03:01
September 16, 2022
Great Live Entertainment in Texarkana the Weekend of September 9 & 10
Here is our quick little weekend rundown of live entertainment in Texarkana, and the Founders Day Celebration taking place this Saturday in Atlanta Texas.
02:03
September 09, 2022
Labor Day Weekend Live Entertainment in Texarkana
A rundown of events, activities, and live music in Texarkana this Labor Day Weekend. To share information, email TexarkanaFYI@gmail.com.
02:14
September 02, 2022
Entertainment this Weekend in Texarkana - August 26 & 27
We have the list of some great live bands are performing at some of your favorite night spots this weekend, and there will be a hotdog eating contest that should be a lot of fun.
01:48
August 25, 2022
Happening in Texarkana this Weekend - August 19 & 20
We have a lot of live music around town this weekend, and the Pioneer Days Festival continues in New Boston. Here is a quick rundown of what's happening and where. To add your events to our calendar, email texarkanafyi@gmail.com.
01:50
August 18, 2022
Live Music and Events in Texarkana this Weekend - August 12 & 13
It won't be long before cooler temperatures roll in, but the heat won't stop these shows. There's the Watermelon Festival in Hope this weekend, MMA, a huge car show, and lots of live music.
01:58
August 11, 2022
Live Music in Texarkana the Weekend of August 5 & 6
Is a great weekend for some live entertainment in Texarkana and of course some tax-free back-to-school shopping in Texas and Arkansas. Thanks to Crossties in downtown Texarkana, and Hobbs Manufactured Homes we have your weekend rundown here.
01:37
August 04, 2022
Live Music in Texarkana the Weekend of July 29 & 30
Some great live shows going on this weekend in Texarkana. We have a quick rundown for you, and if you ever have anything to add to texarkanafyi.com, send it to us at TexarkanaFYI@gmail.com.
02:01
July 28, 2022
Entertainment in Texarkana the Weekend of July 22 & 23
It has been so very hot outside, dangerously hot, and that kinda cuts into some events and activities this weekend, but we still have a whole lot happening in Texarkana the weekend of July 22 & 23.
01:37
July 21, 2022
Happening in Texarkana on Friday 7/15 & Saturday 7/16
Here is a very quick, (I'm in a hurry), rundown of live entertainment around Texarkana for Friday, July 15 and Saturday, July 16, 2022.
01:33
July 15, 2022
Weekend Entertainment for July 8 & 9 in Texarkana
A very quick rundown of local events, activities, and live entertainment in Texarkana for the weekend of July 8 & 9, 2022.
01:59
July 07, 2022
Happening in Texarkana the Fourth of July Weekend 2022
We give a pretty quick rundown of entertainment, activities, and events in the Texarkana area for this holiday weekend, July 1 & 2, 2022.
04:21
July 01, 2022
In Texarkana the Weekend of June 24 & 25
Lots of great entertainment and events this weekend in Texarkana, a National Motorcycle Rally out at Camp Preston Hunt, a huge car truck and bike show at the park, and some great live music. Let us know what is happening with you at texarkanafyi@gmail.com.
01:45
June 24, 2022
This Weekend in Texarkana - June 17 & 18
The Greatest Rolling Stones Tribute Band in the World is in town this weekend, and one of the best Elvis impersonators that you are ever gonna see. We rundown a few very special events set for this weekend and a bunch of great live music... Listen!
03:23
June 17, 2022
What's Happening in Texarkana the Weekend of June 10-12
The 15th Annual Runnin' WJ Barrel Race is underway, like the second largest barrel racing event in the country and is free for spectators. The Texarkana Dragon Boat Races will be at Bringle Lake Park, and some great live music!
03:15
June 10, 2022
Live Music and More the Weekend of June 3 & 4 in Texarkana
Lots of great live music around town this weekend, some wrestling on Saturday, and it's a free fishing day in Texas on Saturday also. Here is a rundown of some great entertainment for June 3 & 4. Send your information to us at Texarkana FYI@gmail.com.
01:45
June 03, 2022
Entertainment & Events in Texarkana for the 2022 Memorial Day Weekend
Live Music for the weekend, including an all-day event for Domestic Violence Prevention on Sunday, and Memorial Day Services on Monday, May 30 hosted by VVA #278.
03:23
May 27, 2022
Huge Weekend Full of Entertainment in Texarkana - May 20 - 22
This is a weekend for the "perfect storm of entertainment". It is fight weekend, with Peak Fighting Championship's PF:19 at the Texarkana Arkansas Convention Center, Wade Bowen is in town, the 2022 Bandit Run kicks off this weekend in Texarkana, and MORE!
03:21
May 20, 2022
What's Happening in Texarkana - May 13 & 14
This weekend we have the big community-wide yard sale at Spring Lake Park on Saturday from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm, and the Electronics Recycling Day happens at Spring Lake Park from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. Like always, Texarkana is hopping this weekend with Live Music!
02:00
May 12, 2022
Weekend Entertainment in Texarkana for 5/6 & 5/7
The annual Spring Car Show, the Runnin' WJ Big Bass Roundup, the Twice as Fine Wine Festival and a lot of great Live Music this weekend in Texarkana.
01:54
May 06, 2022
Weekend Entertainment in Texarkana for April 29 & 30
A busy weekend in Texarkana, with Scout-O-Rama 2022, The Texarkana Food Festival, Soulfest, and a lot of great live music. Check out the list here, thanks to our sponsors at Crossties and Hobbs Manufactured Homes in Texarkana. Email your information to share at texarkanafyi@gmail.com.
02:03
April 28, 2022
In Texarkana the Weekend of April 22 & 23
Lots of great events happening this weekend, and a rundown of live music around the city. We are really trying to help spread the word on all of our great local talents. Be sure to submit your information to TexarkanaFYI@gmai.com.
02:26
April 22, 2022
Easter Weekend- April 15 & 16 in Texarkana
A very quick rundown of live music in Texarkana this 2022 Easter Weekend. More information on Easter Egg Hunts and other acitivities in the Texarkana area are at TexarkanaFYI.com.
01:12
April 15, 2022
Entertainment Rundown in Texarkana for April 8 & 9
A quick 60-second rundown of live entertainment in Texarkana the weekend of April 8 &9, 2022.
01:18
April 07, 2022
Weekend Entertainment in Texarkana for April 1 & 2
So much is happening this weekend that there is literally something in Texarkana for everybody! Easton Corbin on stage, Monster Trucks, Demo Derby, and a lot more. Seriously, a LOT! Check it out here. To send your information to us, just email texarkanafyi@gmail.com.
02:06
April 01, 2022
Live Entertainment in Texarkana for March 25 & 26
As the grass begins to get greener and a haze of pollen fills the air, there is always a lot to do in Texarkana. Some HUGE events are happening this weekend, live music, a home & garden show, the Senior World Championship Barrel Races, and more!
02:23
March 24, 2022
Live Entertainment in Texarkana the Weekend of March 18 & 19
The weekend of March 18 & 19 has a lot to offer everyone. A carnival with rides and all of the carnival foods in downtown Texarkana, the Jonquil Festival in Old Washington, and some great live music. Check it out the list here, and be sure to share your upcoming events with us at TexarkanaFYI.com.
01:48
March 17, 2022
Happening in Texarkana the Weekend of March 11 & 12
Wagons for Veterans, 3 Redneck Tenors, and lots of live music give us plenty to do this weekend in Texarkana. Here is what is lined up for Friday, March 11, and Saturday, March 12, 2022.
02:27
March 11, 2022
Happening in Texarkana March 4 & 5
A rundown of entertainment, events, and live music in Texarkana for the weekend of March 4 & 5, 2022. To submit information to share with TexarkanaFYI.com, email texarkanafyi@gmail.com.
02:28
March 03, 2022
Live Entertainment in Texarkana the Weekend of February 25 & 26
Here is the weekly rundown of live entertainment in Texarkana this weekend, February 25 and 26. Live music, a special performance at the Perot Theatre, and more!! To add to your events, email texarkanafyi@gmail.com.
01:30
February 25, 2022
Live Music in Texarkana for the Weekend of February 18 & 19
From National recording artists to our local favorites, there is a bunch of live entertainment in Texarkana this weekend. Here is a real quick rundown of who will be performing where. Come on out and have a good time. To add to our list, email your information to texarkanafyi@gmail.com.
01:19
February 17, 2022
Live Music and Events Happening this Weekend in Texarkana - February 11 & 12
We give a real quick rundown of events and activities in Texarkana for the Super Bowl weekend of February 11 & 12, 2022. Live Music to Professional Bull Riding, there is a lot to do. To include your information, we hope you will email texarkanafyi@gmail.com.
02:34
February 10, 2022
This Weekend in Texarkana: February 4 & 5
Friday, February 4, and Saturday, February 5 is only part of a very busy weekend in Texarkana. Professional MMA, the AKC All Breed Dog Show, and some great live music, here is the info we have!
02:37
February 04, 2022
Live Music in Texarkana - January 28 and 29, 2022
From Country, Rock, Jazz, blues, there is a little bit of everything this weekend in Texarkana. Here is a list of the who and where of music for Friday, January 28, and Saturday, January 29 in Texarkana. Let us know what you have going on by emailing texarkanafyi@gmail.com.
01:14
January 28, 2022
Live Music in Texarkana this Weekend in One Minute
A real quick rundown of the live music available to us this weekend in Texarkana. If you ever have anything to promote, please keep us in the loop at texarkanafyi@gmail.com.
01:09
January 21, 2022
Weekend of January 14 and 15 - Take Two
We have added a couple of listings that we were not aware of... we ask you to share your information with TexarkanaFYI.com by emailing texarkanafyi@gmail.com. Take a quick listen for this weekend's live music, and more information on Texarkana's MLK Day Parade on Monday, January 17, 2022.
03:56
January 14, 2022
Live Music in Texarkana the Weekend of January 14 & 15
There is a bunch of great performers entertaining Texarkana this weekend. We run down Live Music and planned MLK Day events that will be happening downtown on Monday.
01:46
January 13, 2022
Live Music in Texarkana for January 7 & 8
Great weekend of live entertainment is set for Texarkana this Friday, January 7 & Saturday, January 8.
01:55
January 08, 2022
New Year's Eve, Viking Games, HYPEcon and More
We rundown the party plans for New Year's Eve in Texarkana, and Talk with Jesse Darby Tillis. Jesse heads up HYPE, (Helping Youth Progress Everyday), we talk about HYPEcon 2022 and the many things being done for the youth of Texarkana.
15:36
December 29, 2021
In Texarkana the Weekend of December 17 & 18
There are always a lot of wonderful Christmas activities around Texarkana and this weekend has some of our favorite annual celebrations and a large list of live music too! Check out our Texarkana FYI Podcast, and share!
02:35
December 17, 2021
Texarkana Entertainment for Weekend of December 10 & 11
A fast rundown of some of the area's favorite holiday events, shopping, live music, and more for Friday, December 10, Saturday, December 11, and Sunday, December 12 in Texarkana.
04:49
December 10, 2021
Happening in Texarkana the Weekend of December 3 & 4
A really quick rundown of a lot of entertainment this weekend in Texarkana. We've got the Farmers Bank & Trust Live United Bowl this weekend. The AQHA show at the Fairgrounds, and some great LIVE MUSIC! To share with us, email texarkanafyi@gmail.com.
02:53
December 02, 2021
Happening Thanksgiving Weekend in Texarkana - November 26 & 27
November 26 & 27 has a lot to do in Texarkana. November 27 is "Small Business Saturday" shop local, shop small, Live Music and a lot more. We want to share your information too, email us at Texarkanafyi@gmail.com.
03:44
November 26, 2021
90 Second Rundown of What's Happening in Texarkana this Weekend
Live music and entertainment in Texarkana the weekend of November 19 & 20. To share your information on events, activities, or other events of public interest email us at texarkanafyi@gmail.com.
01:30
November 19, 2021
Veterans Day Weekend Activities Events and Entertainment
The weekend of November 12, and 13, 2021 is a busy weekend in Texarkana. Our city's annual Veterans Day Parade is Saturday, November 13 in downtown. It's 2nd Saturday Trade Days downtown on Saturday. There are lots of great live music acts performing this weekend, and we run it all down real quickly on this episode.
03:25
November 12, 2021
Happening in Texarkana the Weekend of November 5
Our quick rundown of the weekend's events, and live entertainment for Friday, November 5, and Saturday, November 6. Thanks to the support from Crossties Event Venue in downtown Texarkana. To notify us of upcoming events or activities, contact us at texarkanafyi@gmail.com.
02:17
November 04, 2021
Entertainment and Events in Texarkana for the Halloween Weekend
We are giving you a quick rundown of not only live music in Texarkana this weekend, but Costume Parties and contests, and of course a lot of Trunk or Treats happening for the kids this weekend.
02:17
October 28, 2021
Plans for the 2021 Mission Texarkana Christmas Store
We speak with Ms. Alaina Presley about plans for the 2021 Mission Texarkana Christmas Store. We discuss the need for donations of new-in-the-package toys and more. Get more information on the many Mission Texarkana projects at missiontexarkana.org.
09:24
October 26, 2021
Happening in Texarkana October 22 & October 23 - Live Music & Events
We love our local talent, and they are putting on shows all over town this Friday and Saturda. We rundown Live Music in Texarkana and a few fantastic events happening in our hometown this weekend.
03:40
October 22, 2021
2021 Downtown Texarkana Christmas Parade Information
We did a live video with Ms. Ina McDowell from Main Street Texarkana and took that audio for this podcast about the 37th Annual Main Street Texarkana Downtown Christmas Parade on Monday, December 6, 2021.
13:49
October 22, 2021
Live Music and Events in Texarkana the Weekend of 10-15 and 10-16
A very quick rundown of local events, activities, and live music in Texarkana for the weekend of October 15 & 16, 2021.
01:58
October 14, 2021
Spotlighting the Heroic Stories of Our Local Veterans
We talk to James Syler about the candid interviews he has been doing with local veterans. He is sharing the stories of all of the chaos, rage, heroism, and terror of combat in the words of the men and women that lived it. These interviews are not only a great form of therapy, but also support for these younger veterans coming home from Iraq and Afghanistan.
14:06
October 13, 2021
Live Music and Events in Texarkana the Weekend of October 8 & 9
So much is happening across our region this weekend. Part of the reason we love Fall in the Ark-La-Tex so much. Here we run down some of the events, activities, and live music in Texarkana the weekend of October 8 and 9, 2021.
01:59
October 08, 2021
Upcoming Holiday Events at the Perot Theatre
Time to cast your vote for the 2021 Celebrity Conductor for the Texarkana Symphony Orchestra Christmas at the Perot event. We talk with Andrew Clark, Kyle Delaughter, and Jason Williams at a "Bourbon Tasting" event to raise funds for TSO.
08:08
October 06, 2021
Happening in Texarkana the Weekend of October 1 & 2
Some of the events and live music in Texarkana this weekend. If you have an event, activity, or topic of public interest, share with TexarkanaFYI.com by emailing the info to texarkanafyi@gmail.com.
01:35
October 01, 2021
Hunting Seasons in the Ark-La-Tex and Whitetails Unlimited
The hunting seasons are here and in the Ark-La-Tex there is a little bit of everything to offer hunters, from deer, ducks, turkeys, and hogs, to alligators. We talk about the seasons and links for all of the information you will need. We also talk to Wes Jones with Whitetails Unlimited.
07:24
September 28, 2021
Weekend Events and Live Music for Friday 9/24 and Saturday 9/25
Lots of great bands playing in town this weekend, and for the outdoorsmen, um, persons, it's a really big weekend at Rocky Creek Outdoors on South Stateline Avenue.
02:06
September 24, 2021
Happening in Texarkana the Weekend of September 17 & 18
We have a bunch going on this weekend in Texarkana. There will be "Beetles on the Boulevard", "Texarkana Vs. Little Rock Food Truck Challenge", and a lot of great live music... Check it out!
02:22
September 17, 2021
Discussing the New Texas Law Banning Homeless Encampments in Public View
On September 1, 2021, HB1925 became law in Texas. This new law bans certain areas from camping, mainly urban areas in the public view. We spoke with our friend Cody Howard from Mission Texarkana about the new law and how local authorities are enforcing the law. We also discuss panhandling and the many resources available in our community.
22:50
September 14, 2021
Around Texarkana the Weekend of September 10 and 11
The weather forecast is perfect for this weekend. Here is a rundown of the activities and entertainment planned for the weekend of September 10 & 11, 2021. To add any events, activities, or information of community interest please share it with us at texarkanafyi@gmail.com.
03:20
September 10, 2021
Texarkana FYI Podcast Live Music Weekend of September 3 and 4
A really quick rundown of live music around town this weekend.
01:08
September 03, 2021
Texarkana FYI Podcast weekend of 8-27-2021
A rundown of events, activities, and live music around Texarkana for the weekend of Friday, August 27, and Saturday, August 28.
02:01
August 27, 2021
Happening Around Texarkana the Weekend of August 20
This is a huge weekend of activities and events. A quick rundown includes professional mixed martial arts, festivals, and of course lots of live music. If you have anything to share contact us at texarkanafyi@gmail.com.
02:35
August 20, 2021
Weekend of August 13 and 14 in Texarkana
A very quick rundown of a few of the events, activities, and live entertainment for this weekend in Texarkana, USA.
02:03
August 13, 2021
Weekend Rundown for August 6 2021
A rundown of live entertainment in Texarkana this weekend. The annual "Best Salsa in Texarkana" Contest happens at the Texarkana Texas Farmers Market on Saturday, August 7, and the Hope Watermelon Festival is underway.
02:07
August 06, 2021
Texarkana FYI Podcast: Happening Weekend of 7-30-21
Short Texarkana FYI podcast update about our weekend Live Entertainment, local Farmers Markets, weekend Mystery Parties, and more for the weekend of July 30, 2021
01:60
July 30, 2021
Texarkana FYI Podcast: Mid-week 7-28-21
A mid-week update from texarkanafyi.com talking to local teens that will be going on to huge things, one will audition for American Idol, another representing Team USA in the World Cup of Dart in Gibraltar this November. We also take a closer look at some upcoming events!
10:55
July 28, 2021
Texarkana FYI Podcast: Weekend of 7-23-2021 Events & Activities
Submitted events, activities, and live entertainment from around town for this weekend. It's going to be hot, but can be a lot of fun also. We talk about "busking" that came up in a blog post this last week, and how to share your information with all of us.
03:47
July 23, 2021
Episode 3: The Weekend of 7/16-18/2021
Pro-Golf, Live Music, Farmers Markets, and Midget Wrestling are part of a very diverse schedule of events for this weekend in Texarkana. We lay out who is playing where, and cover the last night market of the season for the Texarkana Texas Farmers Market featuring Cuban Cuisine. Ivan Gonzalez will be preparing tostones, and pork shoulder! To submit your information or be on this Texarkana FYI Podcast, just contact us at texarkanafyi@gmail.com. Have a great weekend!
03:23
July 16, 2021
Episode 2: Week of 7/11/21 brings Professional Golf to Texarkana
The Men's All-Pro Tour and Women's All-Pro Tour are both in town this week competing for almost $200,000! Admission is free for spectators!
05:22
July 12, 2021
Texarkana FYI Podcast: Episode 1 on 7-7-2021
Our debut "Texarkana FYI Podcast" to add another way to allow members of our community to receive or share information with others in the Texarkana area. We hope to use this podcast as another way to introduce folks to each other, and share the many positive things about Texarkana USA. We hope you will subscribe, share, and be a part of the "Texarkana FYI Podcast".
08:54
July 07, 2021