Three Things to Know This Week (Oct. 30-Nov. 5)

Things to Know

  1. We’re less than two weeks away from “American Heroes: A Salute to Veterans,” featuring a FREE performance by the legendary Oak Ridge Boys at The Colony Five Star Complex! The event also features the American Hero Run, Veterans Memorial Ceremony, car/truck/bike show, and so much more! Did we mention the fireworks? Visit the official festival website for all the details or call the Parks & Recreation Department at 972-625-1106. See you there on Saturday, Nov. 11!

  2. Early voting for the Nov. 7, 2017, City Council Election for Place 6 is underway and continues through Friday, Nov. 3. Hours are 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily. Locally, early voting will be held at the City of The Colony Annex, 6804 Main St. For more locations, visit For more info about the election, contact the City Secretary’s Office at 972-624-3106 or visit the city’s website at In addition to the City Council race, several statewide propositions are on the ballot, as well as bond initiatives for voters in Little Elm ISD.

  3. Last, but certainly not least, exciting news broke today as the LPGA and other event officials announced that the Volunteers of America LPGA North Dallas Classic will be at the Old American GC in The Colony next year! Organizers are planning a community-minded event for the whole family. Please see our press release for all the details.