LICKSKILLET ~ OCTOBER 21-22, 2017

LICKSKILLET DAYS
Sat-Sun Oct 21 & 22
LICKSKILLET DAYS
Arts and Craft Vendors, Food, Cold Drinks, Saturday Night Street Dance featuring Black Cat Choir, Sunday Morning Parade, Catered Meal after Parade, Raffle.  This is a Homecoming Call for all former Fayettevillians and an Invite to non-natives. Spend the weekend with Fayetteville folks and see how small town Texas celebrates! Family Fun for Everyone! For more information and or Vendor Information, call, text, or email.  FREE ENTRY. FREE PARKING. For Lodging see StayInFayetteville.com

On the Square
112 N Washington St, Fayetteville
979-877-5290
FREE

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THIS MONTH
MAY


 
Things to Do in Fayette County & Area Event Calendar
On Going Events
Things to Do in Fayette County & Area Event Calendar
Check out Fayette County Tourism Association's Upcoming Events month-at-a-glance calendar for a month-at-a-glance calendar of Fayette County and Area things to do. Fayetteville is Centrally located.  Stay in Fayetteville and Play in Fayette County.  Be our Guest!  Go to www.StayInFayetteville.com to see lodging options.

Fayette County & Area Events
Day & Night
979-378-4021

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Things to Do in Roundtop Area
Monthly
Hey! We bring you the best of the Roundtopolis. Every week on Mondays, except for the last two weeks of the year...or if we run out of time. Check out our online calendar for late-breaking funness. (Okay, that's a made up word.)

We publish the quarterly Round Top Register and a weekly newsletter (50 issues) that offers ideas of things to do and see, places to go, stay and eat in the greater Roundtopolis .

In 2017, Round Top Texas: Life & Style will join our family of publications. The magazine, which will be issued twice in 2017, will offer urban readers a handy guide to plan a Round Top trip, either during antiques season or outside the two big shows.

Subscribe to our newsletter and be the first to receive a free Round Top Antiques Show Map!

Katie and Lori in Roundtop
Day & Night

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Come Have Fun Painting
April 10-June 12
Come Have Fun Painting
Join local artist Michael Clann as he shares shortcuts about basic drawing, painting, design and use of acrylic paints that will expedite your learning to paint.
Classes will be held on Mondays from 9:30 - 12 noon at the ARTS Classroom Building in Fayetteville, Session I, Six Weeks, begins Monday, April 10th.  Session II, 4 Weeks, begins Monday, May 22. First session is $150 per student and Session II is $100.  All materials will be  provided.
Don't miss this opportunity to jump-start your basic understanding of how to create beautiful pieces of art.  Now is the time to make the leap into your next life experience and mental expansion.  Do not miss out on this fun-filled class. All levels of artists are welcome and encouraged to attend.
For more information and to sign up, call ARTS or email us.
LIMITED SPACE AVAILABLE 

ARTS Classroom Building
Mondays 9:30-noon
979-378-2113
$150

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The Music Makers
April 29-June 5
The Artists Vault Presents "The Music Makers"
A collection of photography By Jerry D. Brown
Artist Reception with Music and Refreshments
May 13th 4 - 7:30 PM

Exhibit Dates April 29 - June 5, 2017
Monday - Saturday 9am - 4pm
ALL ARE WELCOME! More Information Call 979-378-3026.

The Artists Vault
Monday-Saturday 9-4
123 N. Washington, Fayetteville Texas 78940
979-378-3026
FREE

11th ANNUAL FAYETTEVILLE CHAMBER MUSIC FESTIVAL
May12-13th &19-20th
ANNOUNCING THE PROGRAM FOR THE 11th ANNUAL FAYETTEVILLE CHAMBER MUSIC FESTIVAL
Join the Excitement! 
Two Weekend Festival - May 12-13th & May 19-20th
Come enjoy chamber music at its finest in the intimate surroundings of the Country Place Hotel on Fayetteville's Historic Square.  BUY YOUR TICKETS ONLINE NOW!
See www.fayettevillechambermusic.com or call 979.966.8251 for more information and to purchase tickets. Tickets $15-25 at the door or order early online. 
Fayetteville Chamber Music
Hakan Rosengren, Artistic Director

Country Place Hotel
3PM & 8PM
201 N Fayette Street
979.966.8251
$15/25

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Fayetteville Picking Park
Saturday May 13
The Fayetteville Picking Park live acoustic bluegrass jam will meet on the square in Fayetteville.  Free to the public and participants.  Bring a lawn chair.  A slow jam will begin at 1:00 pm in the Old Fire Station led by Lou Lou Barbour.  Jams will take place all throughout the square during the day.  All levels of players welcome. Old Fire Station will close at 10:00 pm.  There will still be jamming in the gazebo and the square after 10:00 pm.  Jams are held on the second Saturday of each month, except December.

Historic Town Square
112 N Washington St
512-415-3177
FREE

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Fayetteville KC's Annual Crawfish Boil
Friday May 19
Fayetteville KC's - Annual Crawfish Boil 
Friday, May 19, 2017 at St. John Church Pavilion in Fayetteville
$25 - All you can eat!  Gates open at 6:30 p.m. Happy Hour 6:30-7:30pm
Live Zydeco Music.  Get your tickets at Joe's Place, Kovar Service, Fayette Realty, Minarcik Construction in La Grange.  Hurry, Tickets are Limited!  Call 979-966-7961 for more information.

St. John Pavilion
6:30 pm - ?
302 Bell St
979-966-7961
$25

ARTS Spectrum Lecture Series
May 21
ARTS Spectrum Lecture Series
On May 21st Amanda Danning, a forensic sculptor living in Columbus, Texas will present her talk "Making Heads and Telling Tales" about the reconstruction she has done of the skulls of several soldiers killed in the Battle of San Jacinto and how John James Audubon,the bird illustrator, became involved.
Legend and lore surround the 1836 Battle of San Jacinto. New research and modern forensics help us understand where the legends come from and tell us more about the lives of the soldiers who died there.  This talk will be the second of a series of presentations in the ARTS' SPECTRUM Lecture Series.  The talk will be held on Sunday May 21st at 4 pm in the ARTS building on the square in Fayetteville (114 N. Live Oak). 

All are invited to attend; this is a free will donation event to benefit ARTS.  Refreshments will be served. 

ARTS Classroom Building
4 PM
114 N. Live Oak
979-378-2113
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The 81st Ellinger Chamber of Commerce Tomato Festival,
May 26-27
81st Annual Ellinger C of C Tomato Festival
BBQ Cookoff Gun Raffles $1 Dance with Music by Black Cat Choir sponsored by Oviedo Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, RAM & Fiat 
Parade Sunday 10 AM sponsored by Peters Bar-B-Q
Ceremony Honoring Veterans & Active Military Music by Round Top Brass Band
Fried Chicken & Sausage Lunch
Balloon Artist sponsored by Kort's Korner in La Grange
Cake Walk/Silent Auction
Vendors - If you are interested in setting up a Booth, please submit a message on the "Contact Us" page
Tomato Growing Contest Face Painting sponsored by Upholstery by Rose in Ellinger, TX
Live Auction Games and MORE!

979-968-3781

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JUNE


 
Things to Do in Fayette County & Area Event Calendar
On Going Events
Things to Do in Fayette County & Area Event Calendar
Check out Fayette County Tourism Association's Upcoming Events month-at-a-glance calendar for a month-at-a-glance calendar of Fayette County and Area things to do. Fayetteville is Centrally located.  Stay in Fayetteville and Play in Fayette County.  Be our Guest!  Go to www.StayInFayetteville.com to see lodging options.

Fayette County & Area Events
Day & Night
979-378-4021

Website   
   
Things to Do in Roundtop Area
Monthly
Hey! We bring you the best of the Roundtopolis. Every week on Mondays, except for the last two weeks of the year...or if we run out of time. Check out our online calendar for late-breaking funness. (Okay, that's a made up word.)

We publish the quarterly Round Top Register and a weekly newsletter (50 issues) that offers ideas of things to do and see, places to go, stay and eat in the greater Roundtopolis .

In 2017, Round Top Texas: Life & Style will join our family of publications. The magazine, which will be issued twice in 2017, will offer urban readers a handy guide to plan a Round Top trip, either during antiques season or outside the two big shows.

Subscribe to our newsletter and be the first to receive a free Round Top Antiques Show Map!

Katie and Lori in Roundtop
Day & Night

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SPJST Youth Ballpark Schedule
See City Website
SPJST Youth Ballpark
2017 Schedule TBA on City Website.  The SPJST Youth Ballpark is the pride and joy of many Fayetteville area youth and is located on 507 East Main (down the road from the square). Fayetteville is located on Highway 159 a short distance from La Grange and zip code 78940 for GPS users. For questions concerning the competition, please contact the Local Coordinators, Clint Jaeger at 979-966-2131 or Mayor Ronnie Pflughaupt at 979-249-6702. "We are very excited to offer this incredible experience to our area youth," states Mayor Pflughaupt, "And we look to forward to many years of playing ball at this wonderful hometown ballpark."

Youth Ballpark
511 East Main Street
979-966-2131

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20th Annual Good Old Summertime Bicycle Classic
Sunday June 4
Good Old Summertime Bicycle Classic
Sunday June 4, 2017 starting at 8 AM (Always the first Sunday in June).
If you participated in our Fayetteville ride, I don t need to tell you how great the riding is but if not, here is a great chance to enjoy quiet rolling roads and possibly even make a mini-vacation by booking a hotel or B&B room. This is the 20th Annual ride.
The ride begins on the Historic Square in the heart of Fayetteville, Texas. They have scenic back roads routes with great rolling hills and plenty of picture opportunities. This ride fully supported with SAG and well stocked rest stops. On Saturday morning there will be an unsupported ride from the square lead by local cyclists. On Saturday evening the community hosts a reception at the Country Place Hotel for all cyclists. 
All net proceeds are donated to the Athletic Department and Education Foundation of the Fayetteville ISD.

Historic Town Square
8 AM
112 N Washington St

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Chamber Music & Festival Orchestral Concert
Saturday June 10
Chamber Music & Festival Orchestral Concert
June 10, 2017 - 3:30 PM
   - Opening Festival Chamber Music Concert
June 10, 2017 - 7:30 PM
   - Opening Festival Orchestral Concert

Festival Hill
3:30/7:30 PM
248 Jaster Road Round Top, TX 78954
979-249-3129

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ANTIQUES ON THE SQUARE ~ ON SITE AUCTION ~FAYETTEVILLE
2017 Dates: March 19-March 28, 9am-9pm.  Antiques Auction by Teel Services March 28 starting at 6pm.  Packing Up Sale starting 8:30 am on March 29 and until we are packed up!  Contact Lisa at (318) 465-1603 OR email for more information. 
SPRING ANTIQUES WEEKS ~ CITIES SURROUNDING ROUND TOP
Over 22 separate antiques shows culminate into one of the nation's largest antique events. See the Schedule  Book Lodging in Advance! PARKING ON A STATE HWY IS PROHIBITED!
BP MS 150, a two-day ride from Houston to Austin which passes through Fayetteville on the way to an overnight stay at the La Grange Fairgrounds.
Fayetteville Picking Park ~ Every 2nd Saturday of each month January-November ~ Acoustic Bluegrass Music On Fayettevillle's Historic Town Square ~
Fayetteville Volunteer Fire Department Fundraiser and Dance ~ First Saturday in May ~ At St. John Catholic Church Pavilion ~ Join Us For Small Town Fun and Celebrate Firefighters!
ARTWALK ~ Saturday and Sunday in the first full weekend in May.  See our website Arts for Rural Texas for more information.
Fayetteville Chamber Music Festival ~ Second and Third Fridays & Saturdays in May ~ At Historic Country Place Hotel on the Square ~ For more information see our Website.
Good Old Summertime Bicycle Classic ~ First Sunday in June ~ Starts on Fayetteville's Historic Town Square with Routes in the Fayetteville Area ~ For more information contact Yvonne McCowen at Email.
ROUND TOP MUSIC FESTIVAL ~ June - July ~ Round Top Festival Institute ~ 248 Jaster Road, Round Top, TX ~ For more information see our website.
FAYETTEVILLE'S CITY WIDE GARAGE SALE ~ Second Saturday in July ~ Entire city of Fayetteville! ~ For more information call Liz Cubage at 979-378-4021.
FALL ANTIQUES WEEKS ~ CITIES SURROUNDING ROUND TOP
Over 22 separate antiques shows culminate into one of the nation's largest antique events. See the Schedule  Book Lodging in Advance! PARKING ON A STATE HWY IS PROHIBITED!
ANTIQUES ON THE SQUARE ~ ON SITE AUCTION
Ten days before Marburger.  Contact Lisa at (318) 465-1603 OR email for more information. 
BBQ COOK-OFF ~ Third full weekend in October ~ Proceeds benefit Fayetteville's Ball Park. For more information call Melinda Zajicek, chairman, 979-820-8793 or email.
LICKSKILLET DAYS  ~ Third full weekend in October ~ On Fayetteville's Historic Town Square ~ Vendors, Food, Cold Drinks, Live Music, Dance, Entertainment, Parade ~ Plan your trip to Fayetteville and see how small town Texas celebrates! ~ Family Fun for Everyone! ~ For more information call Liz Cubage at 979-378-4021.
LICKSKILLET PARADE ~ Sunday of the third full weekend in October ~ For information call Liz Cubage at 979-378-4021.
HARVESTFEST ~ First Saturday in November ~ For more information see our Website.
COUNTRY CHRISTMAS ON THE SQUARE ~ Second Saturday in December ~ Visit from Santa ~ On Fayetteville's Historic Town Square ~ For information call Liz Cubage at 979-378-4021. 
CHRISTMAS HOMES TOUR ~ Second Saturday in December 1-5pm ~ Featuring Fayetteville's Architecturally Historic and Interesting Homes ~ For information call Liz Cubage at 979-378-4021.
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