CHAMBER CHAT – July 2018 B. Halfin 07/01/18
Hoping everyone has been staying safe between this crazy summer heat and the African dust haze to enjoy the many area July 4th celebrations. Stay healthy by stocking your pantry with farm fresh foods. On Saturday, July 7th 9am-12pm is the Bellville Farmers Market in Chesley Park and also on from 11am-6pm there’s Country Marketplace in Downtown Garwood. The following Saturday, July 14th from 9am to Noon is the Sealy Farmers Market in Levine Park, so nobody can make excuses about not eating right!
The 2018 SEALYBRATION is July 13th-15th in B&PW Park is coming up with plenty of Bands and entertainment for the whole family. Plus, right here in Wallis is the Annual Arts & Crafts Show July 14th & 15th at the American Legion Post 200, always good hamburgers and unique Vendors.
Make a difference in the lives of our Senior Citizens and volunteer with HOA – Meals on Wheels of Austin County, accepting volunteer to fill routes Monday thru Friday, one day a week, one day every other week or one day a month. Call (979) 885-4188 to make a senior citizens’ day!
Mark the date AUGUST 4TH, 6p-10pm for the BIG BARN BASH. This is the Wallis Chamber of Commerce annual Banquet featuring Live Music by the Texas Legacy (Czech & Country) Band, Dinner by Ben’s Chuck Wagon, 50/50 and a Silent Auction. Table of Eight or Individual Tickets available at 281-239-5203.
For information about Wallis Chamber of Commerce, ‘The Little Chamber That Can’ visit www.wallischamber.com, Facebook or Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
*UPCOMING AREA ENTERTAINMENT & EVENTS*
July 7th 9am-12pm Bellville Farmers Market – Under the Jim Bishop Pavillion at Chesly Park, Bellville Info: BellvilleFarmersMarket.com
July 7th 11am-6pm Garwood Country Marketplace Festival – Downtown Garwood (Garwood is located between Columbus & El Campo)
Festival with Vendors, Artists, Crafters, Farmer Market & lots & lots of food! Enjoy the Festival & visit the Eastman Gallery of Fine Arts &/or the Whistle Stop Coffee Shop all located in a small, country town. More information contacts; 713-724-5735 / HoustonArtGuy@aol.com / www.EastmanGallery.net
July 13-15 2018 SEALYBRATION –B&PW PARK – Sealy, Texas
Friday: 5ALARM 5K NIGHT RUN * BEAN BAG TOURNAMENT * NOCHE DE FIESTA*LA CALMA Saturday: FIREWORKS * BAG OF DONUTS *SPAZMATICS WEEKEND ACTIVITES: BBQ COOK-OFF * KIDS ZONE * SPECIALTY BOOTHS * FOOD VENDORS * ASA FAST PITCH SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT & other featured music artists DAVID LEWIS BAND * CARRIE MARIE BAND * JAIME WYATT BAND
July 14th & 15th ARTS & Crafts Show – Enjoy specialty shopping Vendors & Crafters of all kinds
American Legion Post 200, 330 Legion Road, Wallis, Texas Chopped BBQ Buns & Hamburgers, Desserts & Drinks. Only a $1.00 Admission – Hourly Door Prizes
July 14th 9am to Noon Sealy Farmers Market – Levine Park 406 Main St., Sealy
Pasture Raised Meats, Fresh Produce, Kolaches and MORE!
July 19th [Thursday] Friends of Bluebonnet Opry – HOLLY TUCKER
Doors open at 5:30pm & Show starts at 7:30pm Silver Wings Ballroom 4100 Highway 105, Brenham, Texas
July 27th [Friday] Austin County Fair – Kickoff Dance LAUNCH PARTY & SHRIMP BOIL
All You Can Eat Shrimp & Drinks $30 per Person serving 6:30-8:30pm or $6 Dance Only 8:30-11pm Advance Tickets available at Austin County Fair Office, 1st National Bank of Bellville or any Fair Board Director. Proceeds benefit the Austin County Fair Memorial Scholarship Fund.
Every Saturday 11am-3pm – Austin County Museum Association – Austin County Jail Museum
Historic Jail Tours on Saturday’s or by special appointment/tours, 36 South Bell, Bellville, Texas 713-385-7141 or 979-877-8814 DiscoverBellville.com
August 4th [Saturday] 6-10pm The Wallis Chamber’s BIG BARN BASH Dinner & Dance
At Wallis Columbus Hall 703 Columbus Road, Wallis Texas 77485 Live Music by TEXAS LEGACY featuring Czech & Country – 50/50 – SILENT AUCTION
Social @ 6pm – Dinner @ 7pm by Ben’s Chuck Wagon – Dress is Country Casual
Table of Eight or Individual Tickets Available @ 281-239-5203