A Guide to the 77th Annual Christmas Parade

The Annual Christmas Parade is a much-loved holiday tradition in the City of Temple. It's an unofficial starting point to Christmas, as nothing gets you in the holiday spirit like a festive parade filled with seasonal favorites and Santa Claus spreading his Christmas cheer. This parade is a family…

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Father's Day In Temple

Father's Day is the time to celebrate all the great dads around the world. And with Father's Day happening this week, there are plenty of ways to celebrate the father figure in your life in Central Texas. Between local dining restaurants, outdoor recreation, entertainment, and attractions, Temple…

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A Guide to National Food Truck Day

Temple's food truck plaza, The Yard, is a local attraction in the downtown district where many food trucks take up residency. This food truck plaza is an excellent source of local food and good times. With outdoor seating and a variety of food options, you'll find yourself wanting to make trips to…

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National Train Day

Temple is rich in history when it comes to railroad origins. Our city features several tributes to the trains that gave this city its start. Visitors can find art train sculptures throughout downtown, ride the train at our working Amtrak station, stop by the CentraMOD model train club, or take a…

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Guide To First Friday

First Friday is one of downtown Temple's most exciting special events each month. With new themes every month, block parties, food, and drink deals, First Friday covers all areas of fun and entertainment on a night out in downtown Temple. Discover what we are most looking forward to this First…

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What's the Tea on Cha Community?

It's time to spill the tea. The moment we have all been waiting for is finally here. Cha Community is gearing up to open its doors to the community at its newest location found right here in downtown Temple. Let’s take a moment to learn about our newest business to open in Temple's flourishing…

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