†The Pecan Street Festival returns this weekend with arts and crafts vendors, live music and more.

Youíve probably been to this beloved local tradition at least once. The Pecan Street Festival is the largest and longest running of Texasí arts and crafts and music festivals. It draws nearly 300 local and national arts, crafts and food vendors, more than 50 musical acts and a quarter-million attendees during the weekend.

For kid-friendly activities, look out for a petting zoo, rides, face-painting, interactive workshops, street magicians and more.

Details: Noon Saturday and Sunday. Free. Sixth Street between Brazos and I-35. pecanstreetfestival.org.