Event Calendar For March 2014

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Burton Farmers' & Artisans' Market
March 1
 "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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Carrie Rodriquez
March 1
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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Black Cat Choir
March 1
On the patio in the heart of Round Top (Bybee Square)

The Stone Cellar
6:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.
204 E. Mill Street, Round Top
979-249-3390

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Round Top Area Historical Society Annual Garage Sale
March 1 & 2
Start cleaning out your closets!  Gently used household items, furniture, working appliances, current technology electronics and other items are accepted; no clothing. If you have large items for pickup please call Jeanette at 281-610-8274.  Saturday 9AM - 5 PM and Sunday 10 AM - 4 PM.

Round Top Area Historical Society - Old location
Hwy 237, Round Top
979-249-5058

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Monthly Market Days - Spring Festival
March 2
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
March 3
All meeting 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
8:00 a.m.
Town Square
979-249-5885

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Sam Murski & The Tres Deaux
March 7
On the patio in the heart of Round Top at Bybee Square

The Stone Cellar
6:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.
204 E. Mill Street, Round Top
979-249-3390
Free

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Junior Brown
March 7
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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"WineDown" Fridays
March 7
Every Friday in March, April and May!  "WineDown" on the Deck and Watach the Sun Set!  Enjoy wine by the glass or share a bottle with friends.  Cheeseboards will be available.  Gift Shop will be open.  No RSVP.  No admission fee.  Live music with kick off!  Allison will entertain from 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Pleasant Hill Winery
3:00 - sunset
1441 Salem Road, Brenham

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ACT International Invitational Exhibition and Auction 2014
March 8
Join us for An Evening With the Masters. Don't miss this exceptional exhibition by artists from across the United States and Canada.  ACT is held only once every two years.  This year's exhibit will feature 104 paintings, available for viewing at www.act4art.com.  Funds raised by ACT (Artists Changing Tomorrow) go to Arts for Rural Texas and contribute to art education and arts community outreach programs.

Tickets are available at www.artsforruraltexas.org or call 979-378-2113.
If you have questions, email info@artsforruraltexas.org
Ticket price is $45 and includes an evening of entertainment, Hors d'ouvres, and wine.
Make your reservations today.  Purchased at the door - $60.00

St. John's Church Hall
6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
Fayetteville
979-378-2113
$45.00

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Texas Ranger Day
March 8
Which famous Texas Ranger lived and died in Burton, Texas?  Discover Burton's unique history at Texas Ranger Day hosted by the Burton Heritage Society.  Celebrate Burton's history with the Annie Maud Avis Memorial Fajita and Bean cook-off.  Experience Texas Ranger Camp life in the 1880's, folk life demonstrations, crafts, bean bag toss tournament and tours of the historic Depot, as well as Cotton Gin Tours at 10am & 2pm. Also LIVE music throughout the day. All proceeds to benefit the restoration of the Mt. Zion Historical Chapel.

Burton Railroad Depot
507 N. Railroad Street, Burton
979-353-0050

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Guitarist - Celil Refik Kaya
March 8
The 2012 Winner of the International JoAnn Falletta Competition.  "You will get a chance to witness one of the finest Musicians of our time!!! He is a child prodigy who has grown up to dazzle and amaze all who are smart enough to attend his performances. He has it all - Musicianship,Technique, easy platform manner and sweet disposition! "(Don Witter.)

A Must Attend performance.

Round Top Festival Institute
3:00 p.m.
248 Jaster Road, Round Top
979-249-3129
$20, $10

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Beer Fest
March 8
Featuring Finely Crafted Beers, Cigars, Great Times and the band "Black Cat Choir"!!

The Stone Cellar
1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
204 E. Mill Street, Round Top
979-249-3390

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Albert & Gage
March 8
Doors open at 7 PM

The Bugle Boy
8:00 p.m.
1051 N. Jefferson St., La Grange
979-968-9944
$22.00

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What I Like About Texas
March 8
Wine & Music Festival!  Indulge in small town atmosphere while discovering your new favorite Texas wines!  Plus, don't miss out on entertaining live music and fun!  Sponsored by the Greater Schulenburg Chamber of Commerce.  Call 866.504.5294 for tickets or more information.

Schulenburg
4:00 p.m.
866-504-5294

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Explore your Family Tree with Connie Sneed
March 13
The Round Top Family Library welcomes Connie Sneed of the Fayette County Genealogical Society for a discussion of the fascinating activity of genealogical research.  Have you been thinking about researching and documenting your family tree?  Connie will talk about how to get started, some tools you can use, and some of the surprises you may find!   Please join us!

Round Top Family Library
7:00 p.m.
206 W. Mill Street, Round Top
979-249-2700

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"WineDown" Fridays
March 14
"WineDown" Fridays in March, April and May on the Deck and Watch the Sun Set!  Enjoy wine by the glass or share a bottle with friends.  Cheeseboards will be available.  Gift Shop will be open.  No RSVP.  No Admission fee.

Pleasant Hill Winery
3:00 - sunset
1441 Salem Road, Brenham

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Lise' & Johnny McNally
March 14
On the patio in the heart of Round Top at Bybee Square

The Stone Cellar
7:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
204 E. Mill Street, Round Top
979-249-3390
Free

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Matt Wilson Band
March 14
Doors open at 7 PM

The Bugle Boy
8:00 p.m.
1051 N. Jefferson St., La Grange
979-968-9944
$25.00

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Barn Sale at the Rose Peddler's Inn
March 14 & 15
Antiques, Vintage Textiles, Office Furniture, Home Decor, Collectibles, Misc.  Friday March 14  9:00am - 4:00pm ~ Saturday March 15  9:00am - 3:00pm

Rose Peddler's Inn
116 N. White St, Round Top
979-249-4111

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Arteens Teen Painting & Creative Workshops
March 15
Landscape Painting with Ken Muenzenmayer - Acrylics.  Open to students in 6th - 12th grade. 

ARTS
979-378-2113
$20.00

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Blackbird Farm Sessions - Beppe Gambetta In Concert
March 15
An intimate concert event in a beautiful setting - Born and raised in Italy, Beppe was classically trained in guitar, but later found a love of American Bluegrass.  He lives in the US, and tours the world delighting audiences with his virtuosity and charm. This is a concert you will truly enjoy. Reserve your seat early, our last concert sold out.  For more about Beppe, and to see his YouTube videos, visit: www.beppegambetta.com.  Appetizers, Beer and Wine will be served.  Doors open at 7:00 PM and Concert begins at 7:30 PM.  Seating is limited, RSVP Requested. 

Blackbird Farm
7:00 p.m.
1488 FM 2503, Fayetteville
713-818-9766
$25.00

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Jack T. Carr Band
March 15
On the patio in the heart of Round Top at Bybee Square

The Stone Cellar
7:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
204 E. Mill Street, Round Top
979-249-3390
Free

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After Uncorked at Celebrations
March 15
La Grange Uncorked festivities will run from 4 pm - 8 pm with food and wine tastings all around the Square ($40.)  Then - "Wine - Beer - Live Music by the Black Cat Choir!"  No reservations necessary.  Just come and have a great time. 

Celebrations by Bistro 108
8:00 p.m.-Midnight
127 N. Main St, La Grange
$5.00

FotoFest 2014 Biennial in Fayetteville - A Photography Exhibit
March 15-April 26
Opening Reception - March 22 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.   FotoFest International Biennial,  founded in Houston in 1983, celebrates world-wide photography every two years with multiple exhibits and lectures. Fayetteville, TX will participate with 3 galleries exhibiting the work of 10 photographers.  Gallery hours:  Fridays 4-8 p.m.; Saturdays 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Red & White Gallery
102 West Main, Fayetteville
713-818-9766

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Jake Kellen
March 15
Doors open at 7 PM

The Bugle Boy
8:00 p.m.
1051 N. Jefferson St., La Grange
979-968-9944
$15.00

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Architectural Review Board Meeting
March 17
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
7:00 p.m.
Town Square
979-249-5885

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McCallum Chamber Guitar Ensemble
March 21
This performance demonstrates the curriculum soon to be offered to our local schools through the partnership of ARTS and Austin Classical Guitar Society.  For reservations please call 979-378-2113

Country Place Hotel
6:00 p.m.
201 W. Fayette Street, Fayetteville
979-378-2113
Free

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Herbal Forum - "Celebrating Artemisia: Herb of the Year"
March 21 & 22

Was winter way too long? Are you anxious to plant that spring garden? Come to the 19th plant and gift sale sponsored by the Herb Society of America (Pioneer Unit). You will find new varieties and old favorites as well as garden gifts in the Thyme Well Spent Shops.  Friday 9-5 and Saturday 8-5.

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

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Melanie Fain - Celebrating Nature
March 21

Celebrating Nature
Preview Night - March 21 - 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Artist Reception - Saturday, March 22 - 5 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Melanie Fain's passion for nature is clearly reflected in her subtle, yet powerful works of art. For over 30 years, Melanie has brought the beauty and drama of nature to her collectors offering them an intimate view of the natural world. She translates her sensitive perceptions into elegant hand-colored etchings and watercolors.

Copper Shade Tree
201 N. Live Oak, Round Top, TX
979-249-4127
Free

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Good Girls with Bad Intentions
March 21
Doors open at 7 PM

The Bugle Boy
8:00 p.m.
1051 N. Jefferson St., La Grange
979-968-9944
$25.00

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Michael Shanks & The Shanksters
March 21
On the patio in the heart of Round Top at Bybee Square

The Stone Cellar
7:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
204 E. Mill Street, Round Top
979-249-3390
Free

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"WineDown" Fridays
March 21
"WineDown" Fridays every Friday in March, April and May on the Deck and Watch the Sun Set.  Enjoy wine by the glass or share a bottle with friends.  Cheeseboards will be available.  Gift Shop will be open.  No RSVP.  No admission fee.

Pleasant Hill Winery
3:00 - sunset
1441 Salem Road, Brenham

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Tena Rae Helm Returns
March 22

Brenham's own vocalist and songwriter Tena Rae Helm will bring her wonderful new concert, inspired by our unique American life, to Unity Theatre. The concert features a new collection of music, focusing on Tena Rae's outstanding vocal talent. Accompanied by a pianist and fiddle player in a classic intimate setting, Tena Rae celebrates the music that inspires all Americans including beloved classics, inspirational ballads, and some of her own original songs influenced by her Texas roots.

Unity Theatre
7:30 p.m.
300 Church Street, Brenham
979-830-8358
$20.00

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Texas Pizza Wagon present "A Country Dinner"
March 22
Escape the hustle and bustle of the Fall Antique Show for the evening and enjoy a quiet, relaxing home cooked dinner at our new pavilion in Warrenton.  Reservation only (979)249-5997 with your credit card number for reservations.  Includes a 4 course gourmet dinner, complimentary welcome glass of wine, taxes and tip.  You may bring a bottle of your favorite wine or beer to enjoy with your meal.  Limited to 24 guests (one seating) each evening, so reserve your place quickly before we fill up!  (March 28, March 29, April 4)

Texas Pizza Wagon
7:00 p.m.-9:00p.m.
530 FM 954, Warrenton
979-249-5997
$50./person

Rock of Ages
March 22
On the patio in the heart of Round Top at Bybee Square

The Stone Cellar
7:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
204 E. Mill Street, Round Top
979-249-3390
Free

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Art of the American West
March 22 - April 19
Why Western art?   The Artists of the American West and their associate members hope to tell the ongoing story of the American West and its history. They hope to do this through works of fine art.

Western art reminds us of our history, and therein lies its strength and why people want to put it on their walls. The annual national exhibition and competition of the AAW Associates will be held at The Gallery at Round Top.  March 22nd - April 13th. The opening reception and presentation of awards will be March 22nd from 5 PM - 7 PM. Preview

The Gallery at Round Top
203 East Austin, Round Top
979-249-4119
Free

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Clay McClinton
March 22
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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Texas Pizza Wagon
March 23 - April 5
We are so excited to be able to present our Dinner in the Country again, and after the enthusiastic response from our friends and customers last show, to expand it to 4 nights!   I am attaching the official menu list.. hope you can find a night that suits your palate and schedule and will join us this year for a nice quiet meal in the midst of the frenzy of the show! See Menu on website!
 
If you can't join us for one of our special dinners,  we hope you can stop by for lunch or dinner during our public hours..  We are looking forward to another exciting event!
 
               - Lunch (11-2)  every day except Monday
               - Dinner (5-9) Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
 

Texas Pizza Wagon
530 FM 954, Warrenton
979-249-5997

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Round Top Antiques Week Preview Party at The Lone Star Gallery
March 27
Benefiting Chamions4Children!  Silent Auction, Food & Beverages

The Lone Star Gallery
6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
4212 S. St. Hwy 237, Warrenton
512-797-9815
$25.00

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Lavender Workshop
March 27 - April 5
Round Top's own Somerset Lavender & Herb Farm workshop at the Bybee Square entrance at Wild Women Wise Women.

Wild Women Wise Women
Daily 5:00 p.m.
204 E. Mill Street, Round Top
979-249-3618

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Full House Blues Band
March 27
On the patio in the heart of Round Top at Bybee Square

The Stone Cellar
6:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.
204 E. Mill Street, Round Top
979-249-3390
Free

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Junk Gypsy Headquarters - "Official Ribbon Cutting"
March 28
Make plans now to come out for the Official Ribbon cutting!!  "we'll be filming JUNK GypsIES season 2 on Great American Country...... come help us celebrate and you maybe on tv!"

Junk Gypsy World Headquarters
9:45 a.m.
1215 S. State Hwy 237, Round Top
979-249-JUNK

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"WineDown" Fridays
March 28
"WineDown" Fridays every Friday in March, April and May on the Deck and Watch the Sun Set.  Enjoy wine by the glass or share a bottle with friends.  Cheeseboards will be available.  Gift Shop will be open.  No RSVP.  No admission fee.

Pleasant Hill Winery
3:00 - sunset
1441 Salem Road, Brenham

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Brushes and Brews
March 28
Have Fun!!  Bring Your Friends!  Enjoy a night of creative expression!  Live Live Creatively

ARTS
6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
114 N. Live Oak Street, Fayetteville
979-378-2113

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Texas Pizza Wagon presents "A Country Dinner"
March 28
Escape the hustle and bustle of the Fall Antique Show for the evening and enjoy a quiet, relaxing home cooked dinner at our new pavilion.  Reservation only, please call 979-249-5997 with your credit card number for reservations.  Includes a 4 course gourmet dinner, complimentary welcome glass of wine, taxes and tip.  You may bring a bottle of your favorite wine or beer to enjoy with your meal.  Limited to 24 guests (one seating) each evening, so reserve your place quickly before we fill up!  ( March 29 & April 4)

Texas Pizza Wagon
7:00 p.m.-9:00p.m.
530 FM 954, Warrenton
$50./person

Stone Blind Valentine
March 28
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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Neil & The Real Deal
March 28
On the patio in the heart of Round Top at Bybee Square

The Stone Cellar
7:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
204 E. Mill Street, Round Top
979-249-3390
Free

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The Lone Star Gallery Spring Antiques Show
March 28-April 5
Estate Jewelry ~ Elegant Glassware ~ Antiques ~ Collectibles ~ Quilts ~ Furniture ~ Vintage Firearms!  Located in the heart of Warrenton!

The Lone Star Gallery
10:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
4212 S. St. Hwy 237, Warrenton
512-797-9815
Free

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Lyn Foley Lampwork Bead Jewelry Exhibit at The Gallery at Round Top
March 29 - April 6
Meet with Lyn March 29 & April 5, 11 AM - 5 PM.  She will exhibit her collection of lampwork bead jewelry and her exclusive trible collection.

The Gallery at Round Top
203 East Austin, Round Top
979-249-4119

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Terri Hendrix with Lloyd Maines
March 29
Doors open at 7 PM

The Bugle Boy
8:00 p.m.
1051 N. Jefferson St., La Grange
979-968-9944
$28.00

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Johnny & Lise'
March 29
On the patio in the heart of Round Top at Bybee Square

The Stone Cellar
3:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
204 E. Mill Street, Round Top
979-249-3390
Free

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Black Cat Choir
March 29
On the patio in the heart of Round Top at Bybee Square

The Stone Cellar
7:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
204 E. Mill Street, Round Top
979-249-3390
Free

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1st Annual BBQ Cook-Off for CASA
March 29 - 30
BBQ Entry Fee for All 3 Meats (Brisket, Ribs, Chicken) - $100.  Awards will be presented to 1st, 2nd & 3rd place for all categories.  Entries limited to the 1st 25 teams.  Deadline for entries - March 22.  50/50 tickets will be sold at the event.  Entry forms Click Here  512-303-2272

290 Old Lake Road, Smithville
512-303-2272

Anthony Moreno Band
March 30
On the patio in the heart of Round Top at Bybee Square

The Stone Cellar
6:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.
204 E. Mill Street, Round Top
979-249-3390
Free

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