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Candles and Carols coming to Tarleton’s Gordon Center in December.

Updated: Nov 28, 2022

Western musicians Miss Devon and the Outlaw, along with area poet Teresa Burleson, will headline Candles and Carols, a holiday event hosted at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 8, at the W.K. Gordon Museum and Research Center.

Attendees are urged to participate in the museum’s Christmas Tree Extravaganza by voting for their favorite tree decorated by local businesses.

The W.K. Gordon Museum and Research Center, a facility of Tarleton State University, is at 65258 Interstate 20, Exit 367, in Mingus and is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays and 1-4 p.m. Sundays. The combined museum and special collections library is located at the site of the Thurber ghost town.

For more information, call 254-968-1886 or email


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