Life on the prairie
The Botanical Research Institute of Texas hosts Prairie Day on Saturday. The annual outdoor celebration of prairie heritage will feature family-oriented, hands-on activities, plus demonstrations and entertainment. 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Free. 1700 University Drive, Fort Worth, 817-332-4441; www.brit.org.
Let the games continue
The 28th annual Texas Scottish Festival and Highland Games will be held 9 a.m.-midnight Saturday. Family-friendly fun costs $18 for adults, $8 for ages 13-17 and $5 for ages 6-12. The event’s final day will be Sunday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. UTA’s Maverick Stadium, 1307 W. Mitchell St., Arlington, 800-363-7268; http://texasscottishfestival.com.
— Courtney Ortega