Holiday Decorating Contest 2013
Are you the Clark Griswald of your neighborhood and are looking for the recognition that you deserve? Whether you decorate for the holidays every year or plan to start this year, then sign up for the second annual Bedford Holiday Decorating Contest.
Winners will be determined by popular vote. Contest participants are not limited to any theme or decorating specifications. Participation in the contest does NOT exempt a location from any City of Bedford Codes and Ordinances.
Please contact Special Events Manager Wendy Hartnett at 817-952-2323 or by email at
for questions or more contest details.
To nominate a house you can register here: https://2013-2014bedfordgenvol.theregistrationsystem.com
or download and complete the following form and follow the instructions:
Holiday Decorating Contest Rules and Registration
Twilight Thursdays Concert Series 2013
Brought to you by Arts Council Northeast & the City of Bedford
Whether you like Rock & Roll, Jazz, Motown, Oldies or Rhythm & Blues "Twilight Thursdays" has a concert for you, thanks to a free eclectic concert series staged by the City of Bedford.
The Twilight Thursdays series begins at 7:00 p.m. each Thursday at the Old Bedford School's south Lawn. All of the Events are general admission, and no reservations or tickets are required. This free concert series is sponsored by the Bedford Hotel Association.
Halloween FEST 2013
Date: 10/26 HalloweenFest
Time: 6 p.m.
Location: Boys Ranch Activity Center
Ages 10 & under
Canned food or donation | 6-9pm
Bring the entire family to the Boys Ranch Activity Center for a fun filled safe Halloween treat! Have your face painted, enjoy bounce houses and carnival games. Make slime and other arts and crafts. Trick or treat at candy stations. Concessions will be available. The cost is a canned good per person or a donation to the Tarrant County Food Bank.
Christmas Tree Lighting 2013
The City of Bedford would like to invite you and your family to the annual Christmas Tree Lighting Celebration at the Bedford Library and Old Bedford School. The Library will be featuring classic Christmas cartoons from 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.; Cookie Decorating from 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. and Christmas Story Time 5:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Then take the hayride over to the Old Bedford School where there will be refreshments and a visit from Ol’ Saint Nick and much more. Photos will be avalible to purchase for $5 dollars. Santa will arrive at 6:00 p.m. with the Christmas Tree Lighting to follow.
When: Friday, December 6, 2013
Where: Old Bedford School & Bedford Public Library
Fee: FREE (pictures with Santa $5)