It is October and the second weekend has 5 cool things you can do in Texarkana. 

1. Second Annual Kids 5k Glow Run. This is a great event for kids of all ages and adults. It is held on the Pleasant Grove track on Saturday.

2. Great Live Music. Texarkana has a wide variety of great live music venues. If you like it Country or Rock you will find what you are looking for this weekend in Texarkana.

3. Jeans and Bling. 8th Annual Hospice of Texarkana event. There will be live music from Lucas Hodge, auctions and great BBQ.

4. Haunted houses around Texarkana. Go get scared to death at one of these great haunted houses.

5.DinoSNORE Sleepover Over Kids at The Discovery Place. A sleepover for kids at Discovery Place. They also get to see the new interactive dinosaur display.