A lil’ bit o’ music

Lance Wade Thomas, center, and members of his band — son Christian Thomas, right; Chris Farrell, left; and Tommy Gidley on drums perform Friday on the Santa Fe Plaza in downtown Temple during the Market Trail Medley: A Lil’ Bit O’ Bloomin’!

Temple’s annual spring festival is now scheduled for April.

The two-day festival, one of Central Texas’ most popular events, will be held April 28 and 29 in downtown Temple.

The festival “attracts over 13,000 people annually and is held the last Friday and Saturday in April,” the city of Temple said. ”For over 15 years attendees have enjoyed this two-day festival with a variety of musical entertainment, arts & crafts, festive food, a carnival, children’s activities and lots of family fun in historic downtown Temple.”

Festival events will be held at the newly renovated MLK Festival Grounds, Santa Fe Plaza, the Market Trail and the Yard Food Truck plaza.

The festival will also feature a car show.

Volunteers and vendors are sought for the festival.

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