Here are five cool things to do in town this weekend.

1. Great live music in Texarkana. There is some great music in and around Texarkana.

2. Mardi Gras. This year's theme is 'Bayou Boogie' and it will be Saturday and take place in downtown Texarkana.

3. Kiwanis Pancake Day. This is the 61st annual event at the Texarkana College Truman Arnold Center.

4. March Music Ukulele. A fun thing for kids to do is Saturday at Discovery Place Children's museum.

5. Oldest Restaurants In Texarkana. Maybe you would like to go to Texarkana's oldest restaurant and have some great home cooked style breakfast.