With Memorial Day weekend marking the unofficial start of summer, it is time to look ahead at some of the big entertainment and leisure events coming this season.
June 7: Johnny Rodriguez, Liberty Hall.
June 15: Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Bluegrass Band, Liberty Hall.
June 29: Charlie Daniels and Travis Tritt Oil Palace.
July 17: Bellamy Brothers, Liberty Hall.
July 25: Johnny Lee, Liberty Hall.
Aug. 1: The Malpass Brothers, Liberty Hall.
Aug. 6: Dailey and Vincent, Liberty Hall.
June 5-8: Gladewater Roundup Rodeo, Gladewater.
June 6-8: Salt Festival, Grand Saline.
June 8: Tomato Festival, Jacksonville.
June 14-16: Ink Masters Tatoo Expo, Harvey Convention Center.
June 21-22: Tyler Coin Show, Harvey Convention Center.
June 21-22: Piney Woods Wine Festival, Lindale.
June 21-23: Tyler Celtic Festival, New Chapel Hill.
June 22-23: Junebug Summer Fair, Ben Wheeler.
June 29: Tyler Cattle Barons' Gala featuring Mark Chesnutt, Texas Rose Horse Park.
July 13-14: Great American Arts Fair, Harvey Convention Center.
July 27-29: Great Texas Balloon Race, Longview.
June 13-16, 20-23, 27-30: "Mama Mia," Tyler Civic Theatre.
June 21: Big D & Bubba's Game Night, Liberty Hall.
June 22: Card 53 comedy, Liberty Hall.
June 29: "Pirates of Penzance Jr.," Tyler Civic Theatre, youth.
July 5-6; "Shrek: The Musical Jr.," Tyler Civic Theatre, youth.
July 25-28, Aug. 1-4, 8-11: "Newsies," Tyler Civic Theatre.