The Arts and Cultural Empowerment (ACE) Awards, presented by the Wichita Falls Alliance for Arts and Culture, will take place Wednesday, October 18. The awards ceremony and luncheon will be held at Delta Hotels by Marriott Wichita Falls Convention Center near the MPEC.
The ACE Awards recognize the achievement of individuals and organizations whose contributions to the cultural landscape of Wichita County have made this a more vibrant place to live.
All types of work that support the making, creation, or support of the arts are considered. This includes visual, performing, and culinary artists; arts educators, arts patrons, arts professionals, and volunteers; as well as organizations, institutions, corporations, and businesses who work in or support the arts in Wichita County.
Nominations open Friday, May 26, and will close Saturday, August 26. Tickets will be on sale in September.
Wichita Falls Public Library
Are you ready for our Summer Reading Program? This year our theme is "Reading is No Trivial Pursuit"! Here is our tentative timeline for this summer. We hope to see you on Saturday, June 3rd, for our Summer Reading Kick-Off Party at 1:00 pm!
Lots-A-Fun - Jefferson Elementary Gym, 4628 Mistletoe Drive
Summer Fun - Scotland Park Elementary Gym, 1415 N. 5th Street
Ages: 6-12 years
Deadline: One week prior to the session
When: Monday - Friday
Time: 7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Breakfast and Lunch Provided
Is your head filled with random facts? Are you the movie buff in your friend/work group? Do you know stuff? Like a lot of stuff? Test your knowledge with the Wichita Falls Public Library!
Stage 2 Dinner Theatre
Come aboard for a thrilling ride on the Nile!
Agatha Christie’s “Murder on the Nile” is a classic whodunit that will keep you on the edge of your seat. Follow the twists and turns of this gripping mystery as a group of passengers on a luxury steamboat become embroiled in a deadly game of cat and mouse.
With an all-star cast, stunning set design, and a gripping script that will keep you guessing until the very end, “Murder on the Nile” is a must-see for fans of suspense and drama.
Don’t miss your chance to solve the mystery and catch the killer!
Get your tickets now and experience the intrigue and suspense of “Murder on the Nile” live on stage.
Kay Yeager Coliseum
Elite Championship Fighting “Showdown In The Falls”
McDaniel vs Johnson
Doors open at 6:00pm
Fights start at 7:00pm
Kay Yeager Coliseum
Live Professional Mixed Martial Arts
Facebook: Elite Championship Fighting
*Fight schedule is subject to change until the day of the event