Breckenridge Texan

Calendar of Events

Saturday, Oct. 27
Stephens County Health Fair
Stephens Memorial Hospital will sponsor the 2018 Stephens County Health Fair from 7 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, at the First Baptist Church’s Family Life Center, 301 S. Rose St. The event will include 40 healthcare-related vendors, flu shots for $15 each, free lab tests and more. Door prizes will be given away throughout the event. More details to come.

Saturday, Nov. 10
Steak Cookoff
VFW Auxiliary 7767 in Breckenridge will host a Steak Cookoff on Saturday, Nov. 10, at the VFW, 216 E. Williams St. The top prize will be $1,000 with additional prizes for second through fifth places and for the best appetizers and for a one bite challenge. The entry fee for the steak cookoff will be $150 per person/team. The event is a Steak Cookoff Association-sanctioned cookoff; the winner from the Breckenridge cookoff will be invited to enter the SCA World Championship. For more information, visit or contact event organizer Bear Grissom at 817-526-4869 or More details are also available by clicking here for the Breckenridge Texan article.

Wags & Whiskers 5K and Fun Run
The Stephens County Humane Society will host its annual Wags & Whiskers 5K and Furry Fun Run beginning at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, in the Breckenridge City Park. For more information, visit the Race Day Event Services website; scroll down to Nov. 10 and click on the Wags & Whiskers link. More details are available by clicking here for the Breckenridge Texan article.

Please note: The Calendar of Events will be updated daily and/or as needed. If you have an event or meeting for a nonprofit organization, fundraiser, etc. send the information (who, what, where, when, why and how) to: If you notice a mistake, please let us know as soon as possible so that we can get the correct information online. Thank you!

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