Plenty of things to enjoy in the Concho Valley this week: Cactus Market Day, The Downtown Stroll, Runs and Walks, Music and more...

It's once again time for Cactus Market Day this Saturday, March 18th downtown in the parking lot across from the Cactus Hotel. Enjoy shopping for arts and crafts, the Glory Bound Cloggers at 10, a raffle for the Concho Valley girls Home, face painting for the kids and much more between 10 and 5. Call Judy for more information at 949-6200.

The Mayor's Community Wide Challenge Kickoff event will be held this Sunday, March 19th from 3-5 at Kirby Park. Come out for lots of fun kid's activities, health screenings, walks, and you can donate shelf-stable food to benefit the Texas Hunger Initiative. Call Betty for more information at 374-1443.

The Downtown Stroll is this Thursday from 5 - 9 PM Featuring a variety of galleries and art exhibits, restaurants, merchants, museums, library exhibits, music venues, and more. Enjoy free trolley rides with stops along the way starting at 6:00 pm. For more information, call Downtown San Angelo, Inc at (325) 655-2345.

The March Lunch and Learn Class is this Friday, March 17th where you can learn the best techniques for preparing gardens & landscapes for Spring. Cost is $5.00 per person. You can also go to Family Nature Day this Saturday at the Southside Recreation Center from 10-Noon. Families can learn about bugs in the garden and much more. Go to for more information.

This Sunday, March 19th at 2 pm, the San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts presents Metamusic, an outstanding group from northern New York, performing the fourth concert of this season's Chamber Music Series. For more information, call 325-653-3333.

The Habitat for Humanity Bunny Run is at Kid's Kingdom Park this Saturday, March 18th beginning at 8:30 am. You can enter a 10K or 5K run, or a 1 mile run/walk. Call 655-7535 for entry details or for more information.