Discover Downtown Temple Architectural Appreciation Photography Contest

Downtown Temple

If you’ve got a talent for photography or simply want a reason to explore downtown you won’t want to miss out on this opportunity to explore downtown with a purpose! Coinciding with National Preservation Month, Discover Downtown Temple and the Temple Main Street Program are sponsoring the 1st Annual Temple Architectural Appreciation Photography Contest. This contest seeks to gather photography of historic downtown Temple through the lens of local photographers and residents. Full contest details can be found on the Discover Downtown Temple Facebook Page


Crawfish & Live Music

Belton Bistro

Nothing quite says springtime more than crawfish. Enjoy a Friday evening full of Cajun Crawfish, D’s famous catfish, shrimp tacos, drink specials and live music featuring Nikki & Ryan at Belton Bistro. With outdoor seating and fun laid back atmosphere, this event is kid-friendly, pet-friendly and sure to be fun!


Northbound & Down Music Festival

Barrow Brewing Company, Salado Texas

Just a ten-minute drive from Belton, the Barrow Brewing Company in Salado Texas is hosting the Northbound & Down Music Festival. For two days you can enjoy over 10 bands, food, drinks, and even an outdoor showing of Smokey and the Bandit. Hosted outdoors next to Salado Creek and on the beautiful brewery grounds, this event is the perfect way to enjoy a spring afternoon.


12th Annual St. Patrick's Day Street Show

O'Brien's Irish Pub, Temple Texas

From 11 am to midnight, join friends and neighbors at O'Brien's Irish Pub in Temple Texas as they celebrate St. Patrick’s day. In its 12th year, this event has become a local tradition for all ages to enjoy the night as they shut down Central Avenue with some great music and more! If you want to start the festivities early you can meet up at O'Brien's Irish Pub, the 16th of March for their Weekend Concert Series with some great bands from 9 to midnight.


Bell County Master Gardener Association Spring Plant Sale

Bell County Master Gardener Association

Spring has sprung and with it comes ideas and inspirations for your spring garden. Whether you are planning on growing vegetables or just need something to liven up your flower beds you are sure to find some great plants at this event. You can find Perennials, Annuals, Vegetables, Herbs, Succulents, Shrubs, Trees and Ornamental Grasses. Additionally, there will be master gardeners on hand to answer your questions and mini-workshops throughout the day.