The Day


(Dallas, Fort Worth and Austin only)

Ride a charter bus to Waco and take a CEU course (HSW) on the way! Wi-Fi will be available. There’s limited seating, so preregister NOW to reserve your spot!

Design Talk

Join renowned textile designer Sina Pearson for coffee and pastries at Common Grounds Waco while she shares "How I Design,” featuring design inspiration and photography from her travel journals throughout the world. Registration required.






Common Thread Block Party

The heart of the event! Join us at Backyard Bar Stage & Grill to learn more about Common Thread over lunch, listen to a local band, and see if you’ve won one of the big prizes! Who knows, there may even be a celebrity sighting! The venue will be open all afternoon, so feel free to stick around and indulge in your favorite beverage or get competitive with a game of cornhole.

Bus Tours

Hop on a Waco Tour bus to see five beautiful homes that have been featured on HGTV. Only 300 spots are available, so sign up quickly before these run out!


Explore Waco! Take time before or after your tour to visit Magnolia Market, The Findery, the Dr Pepper Museum, and other local attractions.