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ShangriLlama in Royse City is home to a castle and six royal llamas and offers experiences for curious visitors. Guests can participate in “Llama Llessons,” “Llama Walks,” “Virtual Llama Meetings,” and even weddings with llamas, if desired.

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The Bob Wills Fiddle Festival is unique to Greenville, Texas,  and features competitors from around the world as it returns Friday and Saturday, November 4-5. The festival is now in its eighth year and celebrates the sound pioneered by Bob Wills known as Western Swing.

Greenville hosts its 8th annual Bob Wills Fiddle Festival & Contest Friday, November 4, through Saturday, November 5. Director Jason Roberts of the Bob Wills’ Texas Playboys calls it “the best damn fiddle festival in the world.”

National Red Wine Day is August 28. The Upper East Side of Texas is home to many vineyards and wineries. Many serve a range of wines in award-winning varieties. Some wineries and vineyards also make excellent travel destinations with restaurants and overnight accommodations.

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Brandon Adams took a few side streets before finding his groove on the local pop art scene in Greenville, Texas. Painting four prominent downtown murals has helped Adams’ fame and talent spread beyond the streets of his hometown.

Tribute artists Ronnie McDowell, Lisa Layne, George Dickerson, and Colin Dexter bring the music of country legends to the Greenville Municipal Auditorium stage Saturday, July 30.

Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) invites visitors to take a dip at the region’s state parks to beat summer’s heat. Cooper Lake State Park and Lake Tawakoni State Park in the Upper East Side of Texas top TPWD’s list of swim-friendly lakes.

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Towns around the Upper East Side of Texas are planning festivities for Independence Day. Terrell, Sulphur Springs, Greenville, and Henderson are hosting fun celebrations with live music and more. Each event offers family-friendly activities — from hot air balloon rides and bounce houses to l…

On this day in 1879, the post office at Caddo Mills was opened. The town is located at the intersection of State Highway 66 and Farm Road 36 near Caddo Creek in Hunt County. In 1870 I.T. Johnson and Henry King had built a gristmill a mile west of the present townsite. Shortly thereafter, a s…

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The region’s farmers markets are well-known for offering a variety of fresh vegetables and fruits. An added bonus is that many also sell other homegrown products and unique handmade items and support the local economy.

Greenville Family Theater performs Disney and Cameron Mackintosh’s Mary Poppins July 8 to 9 and July 15 to 16 at the Greenville Municipal Auditorium. The musical — based on books by P.L. Travers and the classic Disney film — delighted Broadway audiences at 2,500 performances.

The Greenville Municipal Auditorium (GMA) presents a variety of entertainment this spring for all types of audiences.

The Hunt County Courthouse is a large imposing structure with smooth stylized surfaces common to an architectural genre known as Art Deco. Visitors and fans of the building style once popular in Main Street America in the 1930s can find many striking examples in Greenville’s downtown area.

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Country singer and songwriter Brady Seals performs “Roots Run Deep” at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, November 6, at Greenville Municipal Auditorium (GMA). Seals has sold more than 11 million albums in three different genres. His songs include the iconic hits “Summer Breeze,” “I’d Really Love To See…

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For decades, the battle has raged: Beatles or Stones? Through their heyday, fans accused London’s Rolling Stones of stealing ideas — even entire albums — from their Liverpool counterparts. At the same time, the Beatles secretly envied the Stones’ “bad boy” image and attitude, often copying t…

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The Russian Ballet Theatre presents their new production of Swan Lake, 7:30 p.m., March 19, 2022, at Greenville Municipal Auditorium. Pre-sale tickets are now available. Patrons will be amazed by the nuanced production of this enduring classic. 

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Greenville's Texan Theater is adding monthly dinner parties to its busy schedule. Owner Barbara Horan encourages visitors to have fun at the Texan with dinner and entertainment Tuesday evenings once a month — in addition to free events on Wednesdays, dinner shows Friday and Saturday evenings…

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The Greenville Municipal Auditorium is in full swing now with four musical performances remaining this summer. First is Gene Watson at 7 p.m. July 31. Tickets are $29-$69.