Breckenridge Texan

Calendar of Events

April 15-24
BISD Cowboy Cookouts
Breckenridge elementary schools have their annual Cowboy Cookouts April 16-24. East Elementary’s will be Tuesday, April 16; South Elementary’s will be Thursday, April 18; and North Elementary’s will be on Wednesday, April 24. Each schools will have specific times for their Cowboy Cookouts; check with the schools for details. Tickets will cost $5 for adults and $3 for visiting children. The meal will include a hamburger with all the trimmings. Those attending are encouraged to bring picnic blankets or lawn chairs.

April 19 & 22
BISD Student Holidays
Breckenridge school students will have off Friday, April 19, and Monday, April 22. Friday will be a professional development day for the

Saturday, April 20
Easter Egg Hunt
The Caddo Volunteer Fire Department will host at Easter Egg Hunt for local children at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 20, in the Breckenridge City Park.

Breck Trade Days
The monthly Breck Trade Days will be Saturday, April 20. Basic vendor spots are free; reserved spots cost $10 each. For more details, click here to visit the City of Breckenridge website.

Sunday, April 21
The Easter holiday will be celebrated on Sunday, April 21. Many local churches will be having special services.

April 26-27
Library Book Sale
The Breckenridge Library will have a Book Sale on Friday, April 26, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday, April 27, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Customers should go in the back door of the library for the sale. There are no buyer restrictions. Almost all of the items for sale were donated, and the items have been sorted. Cash or local checks only will be accepted.

Saturday, April 27
Shine Concert
On Saturday, April 27, the musical group Shine will perform at Breckenridge’s National Theatre at 7 p.m. Tickets for the show, which will include swing, bluegrass and country music, will cost $15 for adults and $10 for students/kids when paying with cash or check. Tickets purchased with a debit or credit card will cost $15.75 for adults and $10.50 for students/kids. Pre-sale tickets can be purchased at the Breckenridge Chamber of Commerce, 100 E. Elm St., through Friday, April 26. The day of the concert, tickets may be purchased at the box office beginning at 6:30 p.m.

May 3-4
Stephens County Frontier Days
Stephens County Frontier Days will take place at the Breck Trade Barn and other locations in the City Park. More details to come.

Friday, May 10
Library Fundraiser
The Breckenridge Library will have a Bake Sale on Friday, May 10, from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at First National Bank and 8:30 a.m. to noon at InterBank. They will accept cash or local checks only. The library will also be selling chances for a Ladies Gift Basket ($2 per ticket or 3 tickets for $5). The drawing for the gift basket will occur at about 1:30 p.m. on Friday, May 10.

Tuesday, May 14
Keno Fundraiser
The Swenson Memorial Museum’s annual Keno night will be Tuesday, May 14, at 6:30 p.m. at The Popular. Tickets cost $25 each and can be purchased at the museum or at the door. In addition to prizes, there will be raffle items, a silent auction and some items for sale.

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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