What’s happening in Waxahachie this weekend

By Marshall Hinsley

A look at events, things to do and live music in and around Waxahachie, Texas July 18-24, 2024.

Saturday Morning Fitness

Saturday, July 20, 2024
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Admission: free
Railyard Park
455 S College St, Waxahachie, TX 75165

Your chance to keep fit free of charge continues.

Enjoy free fitness classes in Railyard Park each Saturday morning, hosted by one of several fitness centers in Waxahachie. 


Yoga in the Park

Saturday, July 20, 2024
9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Admission: free
Railyard Park
455 S College St, Waxahachie, TX 75165

All skill levels and fitness levels are welcome to this session of yoga at Railyard Park. Bring your own mat.


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Neon Disco Night at Railyard Park

Saturday, July 20, 2024
6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Admission: free
Railyard Park
455 S College St, Waxahachie, TX 75165

Railyard Park in Waxahachie will host a free concert by retro cover bands Disco Queen and Members Only for a night of ’70s and ’80s style music.


Live Music

The best of live music this weekend in and around Waxahachie:

Texas Theater
110 W Main St, Waxahachie, TX 75165

Friday, July 19, 2024
7:00 p.m.
Admission: starts at $40.00
Lee Roy Parnell, from Southern Rock to Gospel

Tickets >>

Cork House Winery
213 E Main St, Waxahachie, TX 75165

Friday, July 19, 2024
7:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.
Admission: free
Josh Jaccard, Acoustic guitar

Saturday, July 20, 2024
7:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.
Admission: free
Braden Jameson, Country

Railport Brewing Company
405 W. Madison St. Waxahachie TX 75165

Saturday, July 20, 2024
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Admission: free
Dillon Lankford and Blake Mair, Country

Texas Art and Pour
109 W Franklin St #115, Waxahachie, TX 75165

Friday, July 19, 2024
6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Admission: free
Van Chapman, Country, Rock, Blues

Union 28
651 Highlander, Midlothian, TX 76065

Friday, July 19, 2024
7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Admission: $10.00
J’s Dueling Pianos, Piano Bar Style

Saturday, July 20, 2024
7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Admission: $50.00 per table
Joint Custody, Southern Rock

Tickets >>

Ruston Cattle Company Steakhouse
3701 I-45, Ennis, TX 75119

Saturday, July 20, 2024
9:00 p.m. – midnight
Admission: free
Courtney Prater, Country


Happening At Sims

The staff at Nicholas P. Sims Library is alway busy planning activities for all ages. Here are several hand-picked event highlights for the library, located at 515 W Main St, Waxahachie, TX 75165. All activities are free.

Perot Museum Science Experiments: Friday, July 19, 2024 from 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Friday Family Flix: Friday, July 19, 2024 from 4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m, a family-friendly movie with a snack. Bring your own blanket for lying on the floor and any snacks you’d like to chow down on.

Shark Week: Tuesday, July 23, 2024 at 4:00 p.m. Celebrate Shark Week with chompy crafts, snappy snacks, and family-friendly shark viewing.


Animal Matters

A look at pet adoptions, low-cost vaccinations and other events that matter to dogs and cats and the people who love them.

New Life Cat Rescue Cat and Kitten Adoptions
Saturday, July 20, 2024 from 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
PetSmart Waxahachie
1451 N Hwy 77, Waxahachie, TX 75165

Waxahachie Animal Services Dog and Cat Adoptions
Saturday, July 20, 2024 from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Waxahachie Animal Control Center
191 Lions Park Rd, Waxahachie, TX 75165

Penny Paws Low-cost Pet Vaccination
Saturday, July 20, 2024 from 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Foodland Parking Lot
610 Ferris Ave, Waxahachie, TX 75165

Penny Paws Low-cost Pet Vaccination
Sunday, July 21, 2024 from 8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Waxahachie Animal Control Center
191 Lions Park Rd, Waxahachie, TX 75165


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