Are you ready for another week of fun and exciting things to do in the Concho Valley? Here we go with some of the things you will find available this week.

The Insane Inflatable 5K is taking place at the San Angelo Fairgrounds this Saturday, March 12th starting at 8 am! Get ready to experience the most fun, wild and insane obstacle run in the world. This years event features 5 new obstacles. Get “pumped up” for a course filled with the world’s largest and most extreme inflatable obstacles ever created.  You can register as an individual or sign up as a team for even more insane fun. Sign up today at

The Sweetwater Rattlesnake Roundup is being held this Friday, March 11th through Sunday, March 13th. It's the World's Biggest Rattlesnake Roundup and features a parade, arts and crafts, snake handling shows, snake eating contests, a chili & barbeque cookoff, dances both Friday and Saturday nights with with great live bands, and much more. For complete details, go to

Every Thursday you and your family are invited to enjoy an afternoon of art making in the San Angelo Museum of Fine Art Education Studio! They always feature clay and watercolors, and every three weeks there are two new art projects to try. Visitors are welcome to drop in anytime between 3 pm and 6 p.m. Please allow at least 30 minutes to try all projects.

The St. Patrick's Chili Extravaganza will be this weekend at the Water Valley Park. Saturday's cookoff features beans & chili, a big cake auction and more to benefit St. Jude Kids, and Sunday's chili only cookoff benefits local charities. Judges are needed at noon both days. For more information, call Janice at 947-8753.

Venture back to a simpler time this weekend during the 12th annual School of The Victorian Lady with special tours and events at Fort Concho March 11th - 13th.. Enjoy the transition of the Fort as they create the atmosphere of a by gone time when ladies wore the most romantic fashions in history. Learn the social practices and customs of the period. This is a unique experience for ladies and you will feel as though you are in the late 19th century. For more information, call 655-4136.

The Crazy Desert Trail Race #5 is this Saturday, March 12th starting at 8:00 AM at San Angelo State Park. There is a 50K, Marathon, Half Marathon & 10K Sponsored by TXU Energy. For more information, call 949-8935..

The San Angelo Symphony invites you to join their special presentation of Music in Literature this Saturday, March 12th at 2:00 pm at Angelo North Branch Library, 3001 N. Chadbourne. Enjoy The Leprechaun’s Gold presented by Laryssa Martindale.
For more information, call the Symphony office at 325-658-5877 or go to!