Category: Arts Buzz

The arts are alive and well in Mineola. From the Lake Country Playhouse to the Mineola League of the Arts to other organizations, Mineola has a diverse arts community. This section is an accumulation of posts regarding the arts community in our town.

Circus Coming to Mineola

The Circus is coming to Mineola

The Mineola Civic Center is bringing the Carson and Barnes Circus to the Civic Center grounds, Thursday, March 6th with two performances: 4:30 and 7:30. Come and watch the Big Top being raised at 10:00 AM Thursday Morning. At each performance, trapeze artists along with…

Kacey Musgraves Wins Her First Grammy


Just a few years ago, she was on stage at the Lake Country Playhouse. Tonight, Mineola’s own Kacey Musgraves was presented a Grammy Award for Best Country Album for her hit album, “Same Trailer Different Park.” She and her band…

APET Pet Photo Contest Winners


Saturday afternoon at an event at the Golden Homestead, Cathy Pegues (artist) announced the winner of our Pet Portrait contest.  She shared how very difficult it was to pick a winner since there were so many wonderful pictures submitted. She shared…

Golden Homestead Art Gallery

Golden Homestead

The last Chamber mixer was held at the Golden Homestead art gallery. Owner Cathy Pegues is the artist that will provide an original oil painting for the winner of the APET Pet Photo Contest. She graciously offered accepted a visit so I could help you get to know your potential artist.

APET Pet Photo Contest

APET SPCA Pet Photo Contest

Do you fancy yourself a photographer? Do you have the cutest pet on the planet? If either of these are true, APET SPCA  has a contest that you must enter. Take your most creative photo(s) of your beautiful pet and…

Art Camp at Mineola League of the Arts

Pastels class

144 children between the ages of six and 12 are exploring their creativity this week at the Mineola League of the Arts Art Camp. Every room at the League of the Arts building is full of children from 8:30 to noon as they explore dance, graphite drawing, acrylic painting, pastel drawing, encaustic painting, and weaving. League members are volunteering their time and expertise to teach the kids.

Uniques & Antiques Customer Appreciation Day

Uniques & Antiques. Mineola, Texas

This weekend Uniques & Antiques is having their big Customer Appreciation event. Free hot dogs, drinks and snacks, live music all day long and one-day savings of 10-60% at Mineola’s largest antique mall. From essentials that we all need to that perfect item for the home, patio or sewing room, Uniques and Antiques has something for every member of the family. The big sale is Saturday June 1st only.