Tablerock Festival of Salado

2018 Calendar of Events for Tablerock

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Jan 4Young Writers Contest
Feb 1Central Texas Poetry and Prose Readings
Feb 3 & 4Salado Legends Auditions
Mar 19The 23rd Annual Denver Mills Golf Tournament to Benefit Tablerock

Mill Creek Golf Course, Salado, TX $100.00 entry fee. Shotgun start at 1:00PM. For reservations call Denver Mills 254-541-4830, Nancy Mackey 254-913-3890, Letta Meinen at 254-947-8073, Tablerock at 947-9205 or tablerock1

Mar 24Annual Storytelling Concert at Tablerock

Tablerock's 2nd Annual Storytelling event by the Tarrant Area Guild of Storytellers will perform at Bell County schools on March 22 and 23. Call Jaye McLaughlin at 817-320-5046 for available dates. On Saturday, March 24, from 1 to 3PM at the Salado Library there will be a workshop, presentation and sign-up for interested area Storytellers to organize a Storyteller's League. Saturday, from 7 to 9 PM at Tablerock, join us for the Concert. Refreshments are available. Tickets at the door, $10.00 adult, $3.00 child 12 and under.

Apr 6Youth Worship Night

Area Church Bands join in the First Annual Youth Worship Night from 8 PM until 10 PM. Tablerock concession stand and gate open at 7PM. Contact Director: Paige Taylor 254-913-1664.

Apr 29Salado ISD Easter Egg Hunt

Annual lunch and egg hunt

May 5Annual Gospel Festival

Sing'n and Eat'n on the grounds! Saturday, May 5th from 10:00AM until 9:00PM.. We are blessed by the best Gospel Music from all over Texas. Food available at the Tablerock Concession Building. Come and go as you please. Admission $5.00 adults, $3.00 children under 12. Jim & Alvalin Woodul at 254-634-4658 or

Jun 8 & 9Shakespeare On The Rock

Taming Of The Shrew is the Shakespeare play chosen by Director Kelly Parker this year. The Bard's most popular play will be performed by the McLennon College Theater Players during the Players Summer Camp at Tablerock. Contact Mr.Parker at 254-424-2025 for information. Show starts at 7:30 - Adult $10.00, Child ,12 or under, $5.00. Ticket Gate, and Concessions open at 6:30pm

Jun 11 through 20Salado Legends Rehearsals

Cast, crew and tech of over 100 men, women and children, rehearse by scene, as per rehearsal schedule, at Tablerock Amphitheater, 7:00PM until 9:30PM weekdays. Donnie Williams, director, 254-947-0717.

Jul 21 & 28
Aug 4
26th Annual Performances of Salado Legends

Central Texas' favorite outdoor musical drama. Written by playwright/lyricist, nationally honored Jackie Mills and directed by Donnie Williams. This play was placed in the Library of Congress for depicting life in the 1850's. Reservations are required for the optional dinner. Dinner 7:15 PM, $12.00 adult or child. Show 8:15 PM $20.00 adult, $5.00 for child under 12 years. Tickets on-line at; Group Tickets 254-947-9205. Tickets for sale at Fletcher's Books & Antiques, First State Bank and Compass Bank. Show tickets only at gate on show night. Concessions building open at 7:00 PM.

Sep 22 & 23A Christmas Carol & Fright Trail Auditions

Saturdays or Sunday at 3:00PM at Tablerock Amphitheater. A Christmas Carol requires 70 actors, Fright Trail requires 80 actors of various ages. Call 254-947-9205.

Oct 20 & 27Tablerock's Fright Trail

Tablerock's one-half mile walking trail presents thrills and chills. Author's bios and skits from classic tales. 6:30 PM until 9:30 PM. $5.00 adults and $3.00 for children 12 and under. Information 254-947-9205. Drinks, snacks, candy available at concessions.

Nov 30 & Dec 1
Dec 7 & Dec 8
The 26th Annual Performances of A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol Adapted for the stage by Harry Sweet. Dickens's Yuletide play will guide you into the right spirit for our Lord's birthday. Show at 7:00 PM. Adults $10.00, Students $5.00, Child (12 & under) $3.00. Ticket sold at the gate on the night of the performance. Information for group tickets (20 or more) call 254-947-9205 Concessions open at 6:30 PM for hot chocolate, funnel cakes, and goodies.