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Heritage Celebration

Celebrate Garland’s Arts Heritage

Heritage Celebration

April 13, 2019

4-9 p.m.

In Downtown Garland on the Historic Square


Entertainment on the Square:

Austin Academy Jazz Band        4-5 p.m.

Garland Symphony Orchestra    5-6 p.m.

Square Pickers                         6-6:30 p.m.

The Dogenstiens                      7-9 p.m.


Free mechanical bull rides

Food vendors, scavenger hunt, historical walking tours

Rain or shine Heritage Celebration will go on! In case of rain all performances and activities will be moved inside the Plaza Theatre with the event schedule remaining the same. 

Celebrate Garland's rich history on Saturday, April 13, as Downtown Garland hosts the sixth annual Garland Heritage Celebration. This year the celebration will take place on the historic Downtown Square.

Garland's PLAY Streets program will provide entertainment for children including bounce houses, giant Jenga and checkers, corn hole and more.

Test your bull-riding skills on the free mechanical bull and your history knowledge with the scavenger hunt.  Complete the entire scavenger hunt for a goodie bag!

Premiering at this year's Heritage Celebration is the Landmark Museum's newest exhibit titled Garland Arts & Entertainment. The exhibit showcases Garland’s rich arts history, which began in the 1800s.

Come early at 2 p.m. and enjoy Becoming Garland Avenue, a musical drama about our town’s early days showing in the Plaza Theatre.  Tickets are available at GarlandArtsBoxOffice.com.