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A 6-pack of fun local events this weekend

Tree lighting, Ranch Hand Festival this weekend
Posted at 1:36 PM, Nov 22, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-22 14:55:01-05

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Beautiful weather is expected across the Coastal Bend, providing ideal conditions to enjoy a variety of different fun events across the area.

Here are some of the highlights:

  • New disc golf course: Get your Frisbees ready as Aransas County’s newest attraction opens at 10 a.m. at Memorial Park in Rockport. The nine-hole course, located at the south front of the park nestled among some shady oak trees near the soccer fields and walking paths there. The course will be open and free for participants.
  • Grab your grubstake: The Ranch Hand Weekend celebration takes place Friday through Sunday at Kingsville, beginning with the lighting of the Downtown Christmas Tree and lighting of buildings tonight. Hot breakfasts will be available from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. to King Ranch on Saturday. Mark Chestnutt will appear in a concert Saturday night at the JK Northway Exposition Center. And on Sunday, the Cowboy Church will be at the same location.