The annual Celebrate Killeen Festival is Thursday through Saturday.

The public is invited to enjoy free family fun.

Kickoff party with refreshments is from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Green Avenue Farmers Market, 717 N. Second St. Activities include a farmers market, craft vendors and a live concert featuring The Funk Factory.

A free concert in the park, featuring the GTOs, is set for Friday at the Killeen Community Center.

Celebrate Killeen 5K run begins at 8 a.m. Saturday at the Killeen Community Center. Festival activities from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. include entertainment, food, inflatables, a petting zoo, hayrides and much more.

For the complete schedule, go to

Contact Teresa Tankersley at or (254)501-7542

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