Events

Does your school, church or other non-profit organization have an event or other announcement you’d like to get out to The Hits Community?

Please submit your event to our Public Service Director, Glenn Edwards at glenn@1049thehits.com. Please note, we do not list any lotteries, including events that involve prizes, raffles, chance, and consideration.

Submissions usually take 24 hours to appear on this site. If at all possible submit your entries at least 2 weeks in advance for maximum exposure on the air.

If you have trouble submitting your event please contact Steve Rixx at: steverixx@ksam1017.com

Fire Fest at Bowers Stadium

Student Activities at SHSU will be hosting Fire Fest, a drive-up fireworks display on Friday, October 23rd starting at 8pm in the West Bowers Stadium lot. All those attending must remain in their vehicles and for those who cannot attend, it will be broadcast on Instagram Live, Facebook live, and YouTube live.  For more information call…read more »

Free Shred Day

A “Free Shred Day”, sponsored by the Thursday Leads Exchange of the Huntsville/Walker County Chamber of Commerce is taking place on Thursday, October 22nd at the chamber offices. This free document and paper shredding is for the entire community from 10am-2pm. For more information call (936) 295-8113read more »

Grocery Give-Away on 10/24/20

Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church in Huntsville, along with Covenant with Christ International, will be having a grocery give-away on Saturday, October 24th starting at 12 noon until all the food is distributed. This give-away is taking place at the church located on Mount Zion Church road in Huntsville. This event is one where those…read more »

Business After Hours

The Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce will present their next “Business After Hours” on  Tuesday, October 27th from 5:15-6:15pm.  This month’s great networking opportunity is being hosted by and taking place at Learning RX located at 49 Hwy 75 North in Huntsville. For more information, contact the Chamber at (936) 295-8113.        …read more »

“Scary In The Prairie!”

It’s “Scary In The Prairie!” with the Crabbs Prairie VFD on Saturday, October 31st. There will be candy, Touch a Truck, Food and More! This family-friendly Halloween event is from 6-8pm at the Crabbs Prairie VFD at 28 FM 1696 West in Huntsville. For more information call (936) 291-3333 or email crabbsprairievfd@yahoo.com    read more »

Community, Commerce & Cuisine

Discover Local – Community, Commerce & Cuisine from the Huntsville/Walker County Chamber of Commerce-Presented by Wiesner, Inc. This event is being held on Tuesday, November 10th from 4:30-7:30pm at the Walker County Fairgrounds. During the family-friendly event there will be free tastings from Walker County area restaurants & caterers. There will also be cash drawings…read more »

Walker County Early Voting information

Early voting for the November 3rd general election begins Tuesday, October 13th and will run through Friday, October 30th. Remember all early voting will take place at the Walker County Storm Shelter, 455 SH 75 N. Election workers will be wearing face coverings when working and will disinfect/sanitize voting equipment and area. here will be…read more »

10th Annual Ride for Lone Survivor Foundation

Show your support for the distinguished Lone Survivor Foundation by joining in the 10th Anniversary Charity Ride on Saturday, October 24th. The ride will begin at Harley Davidson of The Woodlands and will wind through the scenic backroads of the Sam Houston National Forest. The 90-minute ride will conclude at the Walker County Veterans Outreach…read more »

“Trunk or Treat” at H.E.A.R.T.S. for Halloween

You’re invited to “Trunk or Treat” at the H.E.A.R.T.S. Veteran’s Museum on Saturday, October 31st from 5-8pm. For those attending, you are asked to park in every other parking space in the rear museum parking lot to accommodate with social distancing guidelines. And for those who will be there handing out candy, you are asked…read more »

JSL hosting another food drive in October

Huntsville’s Junior Service League will sponsor a stop by the Houston Food Bank Food Truck on Saturday, October 24th and they’ll be set up at the Huntsville Church of Christ on Highway 30 West. This is drive-thru event, and for those receiving food you must remain in your vehicle. Volunteers are needed to help unload…read more »

Meet the Leaders gatering

There’s an opportunity coming up for youth in the area to become a member of Huntsville Scouting. This is for both boys and girls – girls in grades K-12 can join the Girl Scouts and Boys & Girls in grades K-12 can join the Scouts. There will be a meet the scout leaders gathering from…read more »

VFW Raffle

Huntsville’s VFW Post #5871 is holding a fund-raising raffle for a Henry lever action .22 rifle. Tickets are $5 each or $20 for five tickets. The raffle will be held at the H.E.A.R.T.S. Veteran’s Museum on Wednesday, November 11th which is Veteran’s Day. All those who purchase tickets must be at least 18 years old…read more »

Diva Night Date change

The date has changed for The 11th Annual Diva Night that’s hosted by The Huntsville/Walker County Chamber of Commerce – the new date is Friday, April 23, 2021. This ladies only event is being presented by Wiesner of Huntsville. For more information, contact the Chamber at (936)-295-8113.read more »

CASA 12 days of Giving

In lieu of their Christmas in July BINGO fund-raising event, CASA of Walker, Trinity and San Jacinto counties is hosting a virtual fundraiser from July 17th through July 28th celebrating the 12 Days of Christmas – and it’s being presented by Wiesner of Huntsville. CASA, along with many other organizations, has experienced a significant financial…read more »

Chamber Shot In The Dark coming at the end of June

The Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce will host their 17th annual “Shot in the Dark night golf tournament & Helicopter Ball Drop on Friday, June 26th at Raven Nest Golf Club in Huntsville. A 4pm shotgun start will kick off the event, with the final 9 holes to be played after dark. Registration fee is $500 per 4-golfer…read more »

See Santa at Big Sam!

Santa Claus is coming to see Big Sam and he’s bringing his workshop with him! Be sure to stop by on December 14th from 11am-4pm and have some fun in Santa’s Workshop making arts and crafts and making s’mores in the park with Huntsville Fire Department, and enjoy some hot cocoa and a Christmas cookie…read more »

Head Start seeking help

The Huntsville Head Start program is reaching out to the community for support of disadvantaged families in the area. Head Start has more than 100 families enrolled at the center – and the center’s goal is to provide each family with a Thanksgiving meal. Head Start has partnered with Brookshire Brothers grocery in Huntsville to provide the…read more »

Hope’s Bridge Resource Room needs your help!

Huntsville Junior Service League is excited to host a donation drop off day for Hope’s Bridge Resource Room! This donation event will be on Saturday, November 16th from 9am-12 noon at 1215 15th Street in Huntsville. Hope’s Bridge is a fantastic new resource for foster parents in Walker County. The organization collects all kinds of…read more »

Food Bank Food Truck and Santa Shop on 12/7

Huntsville’s Junior Service League is sponsoring a stop by the Houston Food Bank Food Truck on Saturday, December 7th and they’ll be set up at the Huntsville Church of Christ on Highway 30 West. Free produce will be distributed that morning at 9am. And, they’ll also have their Santa Shop, allowing children to visit their FREE…read more »

Hospitality House Golf Tournament

Hospitality House in Huntsville is gearing up for their 9th Annual Benefit Golf Tournament. This event will be held on Saturday, November 9th from 7am to 2pm at West Fork Golf & Country Club in Conroe. The early bird early bird registration fee is $70 while the regular fee is $85 and the pastoral fee…read more »

Huntsville Audubon Society meeting 9/19

Huntsville Audubon Society’s first 2019-2020 meeting will be on Thursday, September 19th at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church. Members will begin gathering at 6:00pm to visit and snack with the meeting beginning at 6:30pm. This month’s presentation is ‘Beekeeping In and Around Walker County’ by Larry Fuchs of the Walker County Beekeepers Association. Please bring a…read more »

Huntsville’s Wynne Home Arts Center Herb Festival

Huntsville’s Wynne Home Arts Center will host its annual “Herb Festival” from 8am-2pm March 30. The event will take place at the Wynne Home on 11th Street at Avenue ‘O’ – and will feature locally grown herb plants, perennials, bulbs, native plants, and vegetables for sale. Herbal & garden vendors, artists, music, speakers & children’s…read more »

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