Event Calendar For July 2014

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Round Top Music Festival
July 3
Chamber Music with Young Artists  (Edythe Bates Old Chapel)

Round Top Festival Institute
7:30 p.m.
248 Jaster Road, Round Top
979-249-3129

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164th 4th of July Parade & Celebration (1851-2014)
July 4
The Best Small Town 4th of July Celebration Anywhere!  Activities begin on the Town Square at 10 AM.  Shooting of Round Top's Cannon starts Parade at 10:30 AM. Boneless Beef, Pork & Sausage Barbecue will be served at the Rifle Association Hall at 11:30 AM.  Meat to Go at 10:30 AM.  Prepared by Rifle Association Members.  All Day Music by the Round Top Brass Band and the Round Top Jam Session.  Round Top Carmine ISD Band and Choir Performance.  Antique Tractor, Farm Equipment & Engine Show sponsored by Kleiber Tractor & Equipment.  Evening Entertainment by Black Cat Choir.  Plenty of Cold Refreshments.  Biergarten.  Cake Walk.  Hall Fully Air-conditioned!  Moon Walk & Train Rides for the kids.  Raffle for 4-Wheeler & much more.  Only 900 tickets to be sold.  Purchase your tickets at Round Top State Bank, Round Top Mercantile or from any RTRA Member.  T-shirts available.  CLICK HERE to get an application for the parade.

Round Top Town Square & Round Top Rifle Association
Town Square & 710 FM 1457, Round Top

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Burton Farmers' & Artisans' Market
July 5
The Burton Area Chamber of Commerce hosts the Farmers' & Artisans' Market from 9:00 to Noon at the Railroad Depot in Burton on the first Saturday during the months of March through November.  Market items are Homemade and Homegrown by local folks.  Bring your friend and your bag and support the local Farmers' & Artisans' Market.

Burton Railroad Depot
9 a.m. - Noon

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Round Top Music Festival
July 5
1:30 p.m. - Chamber Concert (Edythe Bates Old Chapel)

3:30 p.m. - Orchestral Concert - Texas Festival Orchestra.  Pascal Verrot, conductor

7:30 p.m. - Chamber Concert - Texas Festival Chamber Orchestra.  Ransom Wilson, conductor

Round Top Festival Institute
248 Jaster Road, Round Top
979-249-3129

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Live Band - The Youngest & Rohan Meadery Movies Under The Stars - "Oklahoma"
July 5
The live band The Youngest will be playing out a the Hive from 1 - 5 pm.  Doors open at 7:30 p.m. for the movie and starts after the sun goes down.  Bring you own dinner/snacks.

Rohan Meadery
6002 FM 2981, La Grange
979-249-5652
Free

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Monthly Market Days - Melon Festival
July 6
Meet your farmers!  Join us for our Monthly Market Day  (the first Sunday of every month) featuring our local farmers and vendors.  Live music, Pony Rides and Sunday brunch by Chef Brian Light of Ronin Cooking!  Come experience the best of the Brazos Valley... Our market features some of the best sustainable and organic small family farms in the Brazos Valley.

Home Sweet Farm Market
11:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
306 So. Baylor Street, Brenham
979-530-7994

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Town Council Meeting
July 7
All meetings are the 1st Monday with few exceptions.  Hours for the Office of the Town of Round Top are Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Courthouse
7:30 a.m.
Town Square
979-249-5885

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Round Top Music Festival
July 9
Chamber Music with Young Artists - Festival Concert Hall

Round Top Festival Institute
7:00 p.m.
248 Jaster Road, Round Top
979-249-3129

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Shakespeare's Garden
July 9
Join us for a "For Your Information" (FYI) presentation of the Round Top Family Library.  Kay Scanapico and the 2014 Students of Shakespeare at Winedale explore Shakespeare as a Literary Gardener, filling his scenes and images with flowers and herbs.  The Winedale students will perform the lines, as we explore Shakespeare's verses, the plants' lore, and how they add a unique dimension to his plays.
 
Admission is free. Please note the location for this presentation.  We'll hold it at the Bethlehem Lutheran Church Education Hall to allow an appropriate venue for the performance.
 

Bethlehem Lutheran Church - Educational Building
7:00 p.m.
412 S. White St., Round Top
979-249-2700
Free

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Twelfth Night
July 11
Sold Out! A special gala dinner-performance - this will be a modest fund-raising offering cocktails, hors d'oeuvres, buffet dinner and a full "in the round" brilliant performance.   Jim Ayres at jayres@cvctx.com

Henkel Hall - Henkel Square Market
5:30 p.m.
Round Top
$50.00

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Round Top Music Festival
July 11
The Best of the 2014 Chamber Music Program - Young Artists.  Festival Concert Hall

Round Top Festival Institute
7:30 p.m.
248 Jaster Road, Round Top
979-249-3129

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Walter Parks
July 11
Doors open at 7 PM

The Bugle Boy
8:00 p.m.
1051 N. Jefferson St., La Grange
979-968-9944
$18.00

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Estate Sale
July 11 & 12
Shop early for best bargains!

Abbieland Antique & RV
8:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m.
2336 S. Hwy 237
405-301-1874

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City Wide Garage Sale
July 12
Treasures and Bargains Galore!  All around historic Fayetteville and on the square.  Garage sale location maps available Saturday Morning at Jane's Joy, Jerry's General Store, Chamber Tent on the Square and most garage sale locations.  Vendor and Garage Sale spaces available on square - contact LizCubage@FayettevilleTXChamber.org

Fayetteville Square
8:00 a.m.

Texas Pickin' Park
July 12
Free Jam Session on the Town Square.  Workshops at 11:00 a.m.  Jamming goes on all afternoon and into the evening hours.  Some folks come out on Friday night for a smaller jam in the old Fire House.  We ask that you only bring acoustics instruments.  Sponsored by the Fayetteville Chamber of Commerce.

Fayetteville Square
Town Square
5122-415-3177
Free

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Twelfth Night
July 12
Camp Shakespeare 12th season final performance.  For reservations, email Jim Ayres at jayres@cvctx.com

Winedale Theatre Barn
1:00 p.m.
3738 FM 2714, Round Top
512-471-4726
$5.00

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Round Top Music Festival
July 12
1:30 p.m. - 2014 Percussion Section Showcase - Young Artists

3:30 p.m. - Closing Chamber Concert

7:30 p.m. - Closing Orchestral Concert - Texas Festival Orchestra.  Christoph Campestrini, conductor

Round Top Festival Institute
248 Jaster Road, Round Top
979-249-3129

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Round Top Area Historical Society
July 12
We keep history alive for you to see!  Come and see our kerosene powered laundry iron.  We even have another laundry iron that runs on charcoal. 
 
The Round Top Area Historical Society is a organization of volunteers dedicated to the education, awareness and appreciation of the customs, artifacts, architecture and people of the Round Top area community.  Come experience the history of Round Top, it's people and cultures with a tour of our museum and historic complex.

For more information, group tours or Pavilion Rental, contact:  979-249-5058  We are located behind the Round Top Post Office.
 

Round Top Area Historical Society
Noon - 3:00 p.m.
397 E. Mill Street
979-249-5058
Free

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Rohan Meadery Movies Under The Stars - "The Naked Spur"
July 12
Doors open at 7:30 p.m. Movies start after the sun goes down.  Bring your own dinner/snacks.

Rohan Meadery
6002 FM 2981, La Grange
979-249-5652
Free

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Dawn & Hawkes
July 12
Doors open at 7 PM

The Bugle Boy
8:00 p.m.
1051 N. Jefferson St., La Grange
979-968-9944
$18.00

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Architectural Review Board Meeting
July 14
All meetings are the 3rd Monday of the month with few exceptions.  Hours for the Office of the Town of Round Top are Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Courthouse
5:30
Town Square
979-249-5885

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Taming
July 17
Shakespeare at Winedale 44th Season will perform at the Theatre Barn at Winedale.  Tickets are $5 for students and $10 for adults.  Click Here for reservations.

Winedale Theatre Barn
7:30 p.m.
3738 FM 2714, Round Top
512-471-4726

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Buck Up Auction
July 18
"We've got a lot to celebrate" - Ribbon Cutting, Kick-Off Auction (Benefiting Buck Up Auctions Scholarship Fund), Dance and Heather's 30th Birthday.  Bar will be open & snack will be served.

Round Top Rifle Association Hall
5:30 p.m.
710 FM 1457, Round Top
979-421-0325

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Merry Wives
July 18
Shakespeare at Winedale 44th Season will perform the the Theatre Barn at Winedale.  Tickets are $5 for students and $10 for adults.  Click Here for reservations.

Winedale Theatre Barn
7:30 p.m.
3738 FM 2714, Round Top
512-471-4726

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Making Money From Your Art
July 18
This seminar is ideal for those who feel their work is not strong or good enough, a feeling often based on a lack of confidence.  It is for those who just want to be in the studio and who, often out of fear of rejection, will make any excuse not to make that phone call or go visit that gallery.  Instructors:  Bernard Mendoza, Ken Muenzenmayer and Karen Vernon.

South Montgomery County Community Center
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m
2235 Lake Robbins Drive, The Woodlands
979-249-4119
$150.00

Bill Small
July 18
Doors open at 7 PM

The Bugle Boy
8:00 p.m.
1051 N. Jefferson St., La Grange
979-968-9944
$18.00

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Junk Hippy Roadshow
July 19
100's of vintage, junky, hippy dealers from all over come together to create a one of a kind shopping experience.  Email junkhippyroadshow@live.com to request booth information.

The Lone Star Gallery
9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
4212 S. St. Hwy 237, Warrenton
512-797-9815

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Troilus
July 19
Shakespeare at Winedale 44th Season will perform at the Theatre Barn at Winedale.  Tickets are $5 for students and $10 for adults.  Click Here for reservations.

Winedale Theatre Barn
2:00 p.m.
3738 FM 2714, Round Top
512-471-4726

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Taming
July 19
Shakespeare at Winedale 44th Season will perform at the Theatre Barn at Winedale.  Tickets are $5 for students and $10 for adults.  Click Here for reservations.

Winedale Theatre Barn
7:30 p.m.
3738 FM 2714, Round Top
512-471-4726

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Rohan Meadery Movies Under The Stars - "Paint Your Wagon"
July 19
Doors open at 7:30 p.m.  Movies start after the sun goes down.  Bring you own dinner/snacks.

Rohan Meadery
6002 FM 2981, La Grange
979-249-5652
Free

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Butch Hancock & Jimmie Dale Gilmore
July 19
Doors open at 7 PM

The Bugle Boy
8:00 p.m.
1051 N. Jefferson St., La Grange
979-968-9944
$35.00

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Crush for Fun 2014
July 19 - 20
You get purple feet and a special t-shirt:  "I picked.  I stomped.  I made some wine."  No RSVP necessary.  Bring your camera and a towel.  Tours and Tastings will also be offered.  Saturday 11 AM - 6 PM and Sunday noon - 5 PM

Pleasant Hill Winery
1441 Salem Road, Brenham
979-830-VINE

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Merry Wives
July 20
Shakespeare at Winedale 44th Season will perform at the Theatre Barn at Winedale.  Tickets are $5 for students and $10 for adults.  Click Here for reservations.

Winedale Theatre Barn
2:00 p.m.
3738 FM 2714, Round Top
512-471-4726

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Carmine Annual Firemen's Feast & Fundraiser
July 20
Fried Chicken Dinner - Plates to Go at 10:30 am; eat there from 11 am to 1 pm.  Desserts Available.  Donations accepted for payment of meal.  Raffle Tickets, Gun Drawing, Kids' Bounce House.  Live Auction 12:30 pm.  BBQ Sausage available at 2 pm.  Free Dance following Auction with music by Central Texas Sounds.  If you would like to donate an item for the auction, call Daryl Ray, Dennis Gerland or J.C. Pohl.

Carmine Hall

Troilus
July 20
Shakespeare at Winedale 44th Season will perform at the Theatre Barn at Winedale.  Tickets are $5 for students and $10 for adults.  Click Here for reservations.

Winedale Theatre Barn
7:30 p.m.
3738 FM 2714, Round Top
512-471-4726

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Relay for Life Cancer Team
July 22
Hamburger Dinners To Go - Hamburger, chips & cookies!  Drive Through Only!  Pick up at American Legion Hall, Round Top.  Advanced Purchase Only!  For tickets call:  Pam Schoenst (979-966-3706), Frieda Dallmeyer (979-249-6193).  Tickets Available at Round Top State Bank, Carmine State Bank, Pam's Hair Fashions, 4G's and The Oaks Restaurant.

American Legion Hall
5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
1503 N. Hwy 237, Round Top
$6.00

Merry Wives
July 24
Shakespeare at Winedale 44th Season will perform at the Theatre Barn at Winedale.  All tickets for Fayette County residents are $4.00.  Door prizes will be drawn at the end of the performance.

Winedale Theatre Barn
7:30 p.m.
3738 FM 2714, Round Top
512-471-4726
$4.00

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The Emperor's New Clothes
July 24-27
A Children's Musical by Jim Eiler & Jeanne Bargy.  Tow con-men "play the palace" in this hilarious, musical adaptation of Hans Christian Andersen's well loved children's tale by The Prince St. Players, Ltd.

Unity Theatre
300 Church Street, Brenham
979-830-8358
$15 Adults/$10 Child

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Taming
July 25
Shakespeare at Winedale 44th Season will perform at the Theatre Barn at Winedale.  Tickets are $5 for students and $10 for adults.  Click Here for reservations.

Winedale Theatre Barn
7:30 p.m.
3738 FM 2714, Round Top
512-471-4726

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Honeyhouse
July 25
Doors open at 7 PM

The Bugle Boy
8:00 p.m.
1051 N. Jefferson St., La Grange
979-968-9944
$18.00

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Learn to Bake Scones Like a Pro!
July 26

Nothing tastes better than a freshly baked, light flaky scone for breakfast or a midday snack!  Join us at Cot-N-Coffee in Walhalla as we make 3 different types of scones- Blueberry Lemon, Bacon Cheddar, and Vanilla Sugar.  These pastries are easy when you know the tips and tricks, and you'll be sure to impress your family and friends when you make them at home using Nancy's recipes and methods. As a bonus, we will also be making fresh pita breads to accompany our lunch.

The $40 fee includes all recipes, lunch (made by Belinda Warner and Beverly Harper of the Cot-N-Coffee) and leftovers to take home.  Class size is limited, so register now by calling Nancy Sullivan or email. 

Instructor:  Nancy Sullivan, the owner of Texas Pizza Wagon, has been making and baking scones, cakes and bread for customers in the Round Top area for  9 years.  

Cot-N-Coffee
10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
1724 W. FM 1291
979-249-5997
$40.00

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Troilus
July 26
Shakespeare at Winedale 44th Season will perform at the Theatre Barn at Winedale.  Tickets are $5 for students and $10 for adults.  Click Here for reservations.

Winedale Theatre Barn
2:00 p.m.
3738 FM 2714, Round Top
512-471-4726

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"The Bayeux Tapestry: The Story-Telling Textile of the Norman Conquest"
July 26
Internationally-known quilter, teacher, and author Pam Holland of Australia will give a special lecture from 3:00-4:00 p.m. on Saturday, July 26, about her incredible recreation of an historically important work, "The Bayeux Tapestry: The Story-Telling Textile of the Norman Conquest."   The Bayeux Tapestry recounts the story of the Battle of Hastings, which led to the conquest of England by the Normans in 1066. Nearly 50 scenes are depicted in needle and thread of events in the battle, often considered one of the most important in the history of civilization.

Texas Quilt Museum
3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
140 W. Colorado St., La Grange
979-968-3104

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Merry Wives
July 26
Shakespeare at Winedale 44th Season will perform at the Theatre Baran at Winedale.  Tickets are $5 for students and $10 for adults.  Click Here for reservations.

Winedale Theatre Barn
7:30 p.m.
3738 FM 2714, Round Top
512-471-4726

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The Kitowkis
July 26
Live Band!

Rohan Meadery
1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
6002 FM 2981, La Grange
979-249-5652

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Rohan Meadery Movies Under The Stars - "Rio Bravo"
July 26
Doors open at 7:30 p.m.  Movies start after the sun goes down.  Bring you own dinner/snacks.

Rohan Meadery
6002 FM 2981, La Grange
979-249-5652
Free

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Woody Russell
July 26
Doors open at 7 PM

The Bugle Boy
8:00 p.m.
1051 N. Jefferson St., La Grange
979-968-9944
$20.00

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Crush for Fun 2014
July 26-27
You get purple feet and a special t-shirt:  "I picked.  I stomped.  I made some wine."  No RSVP necessary.   Bring your camera and a towel.  Tours and Tastings will also be offered.  Saturday 11 AM - 6 PM and Sunday noon - 5 PM

Pleasant Hill Winery
1441 Salem Road, Brenham
979-830-VINE

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Taming
July 27
Shakespeare at Winedale 44th Season will perform at the Theatre Barn at Winedale.  Tickets are $5 for students and $10 for adults.  Click Here for reservations.

Winedale Theatre Barn
2:00 p.m.
3738 FM 2714, Round Top
512-471-4726

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Tamer Tamed
July 27
Shakespeare at Winedale 44th Season will perform a staged reading of John Fletcher's The Woman's Prize, or The Tamer Tamed, a sequel to Shakespeare's Taming of the Shrew at the Theatre Barn at Winedale.  Tickets are $5 for students and $10 for adults.  Click Here for reservations.

Winedale Theatre Barn
7:30 p.m.
3738 FM 2714, Round Top
512-471-4726

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Bethlehem Lutheran Church Ice Cream Social
July 30
Everyone Welcome!!

Bethlehem Lutheran Church
7:00 p.m.
410 S. White Street, Round Top
979-249-3686

Troilus
July 31
Shakespeare at Winedale 44th Season will perform at the Theatre Barn at Winedale.  Tickets are $5 for students and $10 for adults.  Click Here for reservations.

Winedale Theatre Barn
7:30 p.m.
3738 FM 2714, Round Top
512-471-4726

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