82nd Annual Nueces County Junior Livestock Show Kick-off Weekend
The Richard M. Borchard Regional Fairgrounds will be packed with steer, broilers, and home goods during the 82nd annual Nueces County junior livestock show kickoff weekend. The weekend will hold plenty of activities, from a welding contest and 5K run/walk to a dog show and parade in downtown Robstown. Check the Fairgrounds website for a complete schedule of activities. Friday, 9 a.m., 1213 Terry Shamsie Blvd., 387-9000, rmbfairgrounds.com.
Corpus Christi IceRays vs. Amarillo Bulls
It’s a good ‘ole Texas showdown on the ice as the IceRays and Amarillo Bulls both make late pushes for the NAHL playoffs. Grab your gear and cheer the IceRays on to victory. Tickets start at $11. Friday, 7:05pm, 1901 N. Shoreline Blvd., 826-4700, americanbankcenter.com.
Family Fun Day
The Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History is taking a trip to space. OK, so they’re not really leaving Earth, but they do have an afternoon of various space-themed activities, crafts, and science shows during Family Fun Day. Kids can also create their own planets. Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., 1900 N. Chaparral Street, 826-4667, ccmuseum.com.
Texas Winter Market
New year, new gear. Shop for Texas-made clothing, food, art, photography, jewelry, home décor, and more at the sixth annual Texas Winter Market. Admission is $3 with your non-perishable food donation to St. Mary Star of the Sea Food Pantry. Saturday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., 700 W. Wheeler Ave., 888-225-3427.
Artist Bob Lombardi’s work consists of oils and pastels and showcases the tranquility and serenity of the natural world. With bright colors and mixed textures, you won’t want to miss this limited-time exhibit at the Art Center of Corpus Christi. Sunday, 5 p.m., 100 N. Shoreline Blvd., 884-6406, artcentercc.org.