Event Calendar For May 2014

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13th Annual Lutherhill Ministries Golf Tournament
May 2
The 13th Annual Lutherhill Ministries Golf Tournament starts at 1:30 p.m. at the Houston National Golf Club.  Entry fee is $125.00 which includes golf and cart fees, range balls, drinks, player gift and dinner.  Sponsorship opportunities are available.  For more information of to register, to our website or call Casey Born at 281-627-2492.

Houston National Golf Club
1:30 p.m.
$125.00

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Taylor Pie, Michael O'Connor & Jeff Plankenhorn
May 2
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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Burton Farmers' & Artisans' Market
May 3
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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Frank Maratin Gilligan & 2014 Winner TBA
May 3
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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ArtWalk 2014
May 3 & 4
Fun for Everyone on Fayetteville's Historic Square.  Juried Fine Art Festival.  Saturday 10 am - 5 pm & Sunday 11 am - 4 pm.  Featuring Puppets Pizzazz - Saturday 11:30 am

On The Square in Fayetteville
979-378-2113

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Monthly Market Days - Wine & Artisan Cheese Festival
May 4th
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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A Two Day Glass & Wire Jewelry Workshop with Annette Kinslow
May 3 & 4

Annette Kinslow is a nationally known instructor whose teaching venues include The Tucson Bead Show, Bead Fest Philadelphia & Art Expo. She has been published in nationally known magazines and is the creator and producer of the popular Wire Fandango Jewelry Retreat. With her incomparable style Annette will help you find your inner artist. There is no "can't" in her workshops, her philosophy is "to find a way to accomplish what you want to do."  Come join us for this exciting two-day workshop.  All materials are included, glass, dichroic glass, copper or silver filled wire, crystals & beads and DOOR PRIZES.  Tools & safety glasses will be included for use during the workshop.

Orchid Tree Park & Gallery
9:00 a.m.
453 N. Washington, Round Top
713-305-6776
$350.00

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Bethlehem Lutheran Church Annual Chicken Fry
May 4
Annual fundraiser benefiting Round Top's historic Bethlehem Lutheran Church.  A Sunday service featuring country music will take place at the Rifle Hall at 9:15 a.m.  At 11:00 a.m., enjoy delicious fried chicken, noodles, green beans and sweets, all available for a free will donation.  Eat-in or take it to go.  

Round Top Rifle Association Hall
710 FM 1457, Round Top
Free Will Donation

Town Council Meeting
May 5
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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An Evening of Poetry
May 8
Join us as a panel of three Texan poets discuss "Why Read Poetry, Anyway?"  The panel has been assembled by our neighbor and poet Laura Guidry.  Admission is free and a reception will follow.  

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

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Eighth Anuual Fayetteville Chamber Music Festival
May 9-17
A Feast of Music in the Countryside - The Festival features the world's most beautiful compositions performed by world renowned Artists. Open rehearsals, pre- and post-concert receptions, and pre-concert presentations by Festival co-Founder and Musicologist Katherine Powers, PhD combine to make the Fayetteville Chamber Music Festival a unique and spirited program.  Program Information & Tickets Online

Country Place Hotel
Downtown Fayetteville
979-966-8251

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Hal Ketchum
May 9
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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Texas Pickin' Park
May 10
Workshop on "Tools and Techniques for Learning New Songs", Lou-Lou Barbour leading "Slow Jam!" and then pick and jam in small circles.  Sponsored by the City of Fayetteville, the Chamber of Commerce and the RVOS Farm Mutual Insurance Company Londge #72.  Listeners are welcome and encouraged.  Call Tom Duplissey for more information.

Fayetteville Square
11:00 a.m.
512-415-3177
Free

Round Top Area Historical Society
May 10
Enjoy a look at Round Top's yesteryears when the museums will be open.

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

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Round Top's 2014 Spring Wine Fest at The Stone Cellar
May 10th
This year's festival features merchants of Bybee Square, Henkel Square, Town Square and numerous other venues located around Round Top.  Live Music featuring Jack the Sax 2 pm - 6 pm and The Black Cat Choir 6 p.m. - 10 pm on the Bybee Square Patio. 

The Stone Cellar
1:00-6:00 p.m.
Bybee Square, Round Top
979-249-3390

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Seth Walker
May 10
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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The Real Texas Gun Show & Outdoor Expo at The Lone Star Gallery
May 10 & 11
Where people still have a choice to legally buy, sell, trade firearms.  For more information contact Aubrey Sanders, Jr.  713-724-8881 (the show is the 2nd weekend of each month)

The Lone Star Gallery
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m
4212 S. St. Hwy 237, Warrenton
$7.00

Charles Schorre - The Last Show
May 10 - June 14
The Red & White Gallery is proud to present a collection of paintings by Charles Schorre (1925-1996), an icon of the Houston art scene. Schorre's works on canvas and paper have been gathered for this last showing of his work. A book on his life and work, designed and published by Jerry Herring in 1997, will also be available. (Although out of print, a limited number of books will be available for purchase.)  Opening Reception - May 10 5:00 - 8:00 p.m.
 

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

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Mother's Day Brunch
May 11
Make your Mother's Day Reservations at Bistro 108 which will be same Sunday Brunch arrangement (979-966-9959) or at Celebrations (979-966-9959). 

Bistro 108 & Celebrations
La Grange

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"WineDown" Fridays
May 16
"WineDown" Fridays every Friday in 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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John Fullbright
May 16
Doors open at 7 PM

The Bugle Boy
8:00 p.m.
1051 N. Jefferson St., La Grange
979-968-9944
$30.00

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Round Top Warrenton V.F.D. Feast & Fundraiser
May 17
Beef & Pork BBQ!  Dine In/Plates To Go/Meat to Go.  Serving at 4 pm  Auction - 6 pm ~ Raffle ~ Country Store (Sponsored by Round Top Sons of Herman Lodge #151) ~ Grab bags ~ Moon Walk ~ 100 Club.  Come out for an Enjoyable Time & Support your local Volunteer Fire Department.

Round Top Rifle Association Hall
710 FM 1457, Round Top

Paula Nelson Band
May 17
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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Deathtrap
May 22 - June 8
Writer Sidney Bruhl has hit a dry spell, and is desperate to create his next big hit - you might say, he would kill for it.  This devilishly clever story will have you on the edge of your seat, as the plot twists and turns right up until the final startling moments of the play.

Unity Theatre
300 Church Street, Brenham
979-830-8358
$27.

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"WineDown" Fridays
May 23
"WineDown" Fridays every Friday in 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
May 23
On the square in the heart of Round Top at Bybee Square

The Stone Cellar
6:30 p.m.
204 E. Mill Street, Round Top
979-249-3390
Free

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78th Annual Chamber of Commerce May Festival
May 23-25
Carnival Attractions Friday night (also throughout the weekend) and Chef's Choice Competition, Farmer's Market, Dance, Gun Card Raffle, Pull Tabs, Auction and Sunday a parade and ceremony honoring Veterans and Military Personnel with a meal of fried chicken and sausage.

Ellinger Chamber of Commerce

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Early Wine
May 24
On the patio in the heart of Round Top at Bybee Square

The Stone Cellar
6:30 p.m.
204 E. Mill Street, Round Top
979-249-3390
Free

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Live Music & Good Eats at Rohan Meadery
May 25
Live music by Keith Hickle Band and good eats by local gourmet, Texas Pizza Wagon (wood-fired pizzas).

Rohan Meadery
12 - 6:00 p.m.
6002 FM 2981, La Grange
979-249-5652

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Karoke on the Patio
May 25
On the patio in the heart of Round Top at Bybee Square

The Stone Cellar
4:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
204 E. Mill Street, Round Top
979-249-3390
Free

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"WineDown" Fridays
May 30
"WineDown" Fridays every Friday in 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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Rick Shea
May 30
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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Grace Pettis & Pierce Pettis
May 31
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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