Saturday marks the 24th anniversary of the bonfire tragedy at Texas A&M. Everyone knows about the magnificent Bonfire Memorial on campus, but did you know another set of memorials is located in College Station’s beautiful Brison Park? Continue reading Decades later, Brison Park’s bonfire memorial continues to pay tribute to the fallen Aggies
The Salvation Army’s annual Mayor Ring-Off has become a holiday tradition in our community. On Saturday, Dec. 2, from noon-1 p.m., College Station Mayor John Nichols will man the iconic red kettle at the College Station Walmart, and Bryan Mayor Bobby Gutierrez will be at the Bryan Walmart on Briarcrest. You can also donate online. Continue reading Help Mayor Nichols end Bryan’s reign in The Salvation Army’s annual Mayor Ring-Off
Whether a youngster is taking their first dribble or already sinking three-pointers, the Parks and Recreation Department’s Winter Youth Basketball League is perfect for new or experienced players from six to 13 years old. Registration ends Dec. 1. Continue reading Winter youth basketball registration is underway through Dec. 1 – and we need coaches, too!
In this episode of “What’s Up, College Station?” Marketing Coordinator Grace Hallowell and Recreation Supervisor Casey Prescott discuss the Dec. 2 Jingle Bell Fun Run and the approaching winter youth basketball season. Continue reading What’s Up? Video: Jingle Bell Fun Run and youth winter basketball is just around the corner
In College Station, one of the highlights of the holiday season is always Christmas in the Park event weekend. With the addition of the first College Station Christmas Parade, this year’s event promises to be better than ever. The two nights of fun and activities are Dec. 1-2 at Stephen C. Beachy Central Park. Continue reading Revel in the bright lights of Christmas in the Park event weekend Dec. 1-2 at Central Park
In this episode of “What’s Up, College Station?” Marketing Coordinator Grace Hallowell and Visit College Station Events Coordinator Casey Barone discuss the city’s annual Christmas in College Station campaign and the full schedule of festive activities. Continue reading What’s Up? Video: Annual Christmas in College Station campaign features a busy event schedule