Waco Weekend Round Up for June 2-4


It’s June already! How have you started your summer?

Here are some ideas in wonderful Waco:

Friday, June 2

Disney on Ice
June 1-4 at the Extraco Events Center.

First Friday Downtown Waco
Join your favorite businesses downtown with special extended hours, offers and more! Look for blue First Friday balloons outside of participating businesses. For more information, visit First Friday Waco on Facebook or click here.

Dr. Pepper Museum & Free Enterprise Institute
Free Admission every First Friday! Visit the museum at 300 S. 5th Street and learn about this delicious local treat. Stop by the soda fountain for a sweet treat!

Saturday, June 3

Waco Downtown Farmers Market
500 Washington Ave. 
Spend your Saturday morning in the heart of downtown surrounded by community, shopping for local produce and artisan items and enjoying live music and prepared foods.

Sunday, June 4

June Free Sunday at the Mayborn Museum
1300 S. University Parks, Waco
Spend the afternoon at the museum visiting permanent exhibits like the Natural and Cultural History Exhibits, Governor Bill and Vara Daniel Historic Village and Jeanes Discovery Center. Don’t forget to check out the newest exhibit, “SPEED: Science in Motion“. For more information about the Mayborn Museum, visit www.baylor.edu/mayborn

Wade Bowen MusicFest
Indian Spring Park, Waco
Gates open at 1pm, music starts at 2p. Tickets are $30 per person at the gat and kids 12 & under are free. Lineup includes Wade Bowen, Charlie Daniels Band, Kip Moore, Shinyribs and features many more! Through the Bowen Family Foundation, this event has raised over $2 million dollars since 2006 of which funds raised from this even help heal children and families in and around Waco. 

Don’t forget: Spray and Water Parks with the City of Waco are now open for the summer season (June-Sept)! Check out WMB post, “Beat the Heat” or City of Waco Parks and Rec. for more information. 

Keep an eye out for more weekend event posts throughout the summer!