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 

APRIL

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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The Lone Star Gallery
Saturday & Sunday
The Lone Star Gallery - Open every Saturday and Sunday
THE LONE STAR GALLERY - Located in the heart of Warrenton, Texas, The Lone Star Gallery is THE place to find ANYTHING antique or vintage during world-famous Round Top/Warrenton Antiques Week! At The Lone Star Gallery (formally The Sterling McCall Old Car Museum), you will find vintage linens, antique firearms, elegant glassware, art & antiques ~ America, French, Industrial, Vintage, Jewelry, Mid-Century Modern, Shabby, Re-purposed & more! We have many unique dealers ~ for the discriminating shopper, looking for that rare antique, as well as those looking for incredible vintage treasures! We also offer wedding and event services. For more information, give us a call.

The Lone Star Gallery
Sat 10-5 Sun 10-4
4212 S State Hwy 237, Warrenton, TX 78961
512-797-9815
FREE

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COME HAVE FUN PAINTING
April 10-
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, commencing Monday, April 10th.
Cost is $150 per student for six weeks of classes and 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
9:30-noon
979-378-2113
$150

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McCallum Classical Guitar Ensemble
Friday, April 28
McCallum Classical Guitar Ensemble Arts For Rural Texas Proudly Presents McCallum Classical Guitar Ensemble Directed by Andrew Clark
This talented group of young people will perform at area high schools for ARTS' Fine Art Assemblies during the day. Don't miss this very special event!  Free and open to the public.
A free will donation will be collected in support of ARTS' Children's Programs.

First United Methodist Church
6:30 PM
1215 N Von Minden St La Grange , TX
979-378-2113
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St. Paul Lutheran Church, Fayetteville, BBQ Chicken
Saturday April 29
St. Paul Lutheran Church, Fayetteville, BBQ Chicken
Drive-Thru the church parking lot 201 N Rusk St. Also, limited seating to Dine-in.   $10 per plate, serving begins at 4 PM.  For tickets, please call 979-966-7175 OR 832-215-6724 (leave message).  Thank you for your years of continued support!
Come out to cheer on the BP-MS 150 Bike Riders and then enjoy a BBQ Chicken Plate!

St. Paul Lutheran Church
4 PM
201 N Rusk St
979-966-7175
$10

BP MS 150
Saturday April 29
The BP MS 150 is a two-day fundraising bike ride organized by the National MS Society, South Central Chapter. The ride is the largest event of its kind in North America, with 13,000 cyclists, 3,500 volunteers, and countless spectators along the route and at the finish line in Austin. The fundraising goal for the 2017 BP MS 150 is $16 million dollars to bring hope to many who are affected by multiple sclerosis.
Your participation will drive MS research forward faster and deliver services to those who face the challenges of MS every day so they can live their best lives.
The riders pass through Fayetteville on Saturday April 29.  Bring water, lawn chairs, and small town welcoming spirit to the square and join in on the BIG Fayetteville greeting.

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The Music Makers
April 29-May 6
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 5th
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

NEXT 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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City Election
Saturday May 6
City Election May 6th, 2017 to elect Mayor and Councilpersons Place II and Place IV.  Election will be held in the Community Center Meeting Room, 202 West Main St, Fayetteville, Texas. Voting schedule view-able on the City Website.

Community Centery Meeting room
202 West Main St.
979-378-2559

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Annual Fayetteville Volunteer Fire Department Fundraiser and Dance
Saturday May 6
Annual Fayetteville Volunteer Fire Department Fundraiser and Dance  
At St. John Catholic Church Pavilion ~ Join Us For Small Town Fun and Celebrate Firefighters!
Kids Activities Bounce House and Barrel Train. Central Texas Sounds Polka Band 4:30-7:30 PM in the Hall.  BBQ beef, pork and sausage 5:30-7:30 PM. Silent and Live Auction 6:30-. After the Auction, dance under the pavilion to the sounds of The Anthony Moreno Band, sponsored by Bentwood Ranch.  This fundraiser provides much needed funding since the department operates on donations only. Proceeds fund life and property saving efforts including equipment such as paying off the balance of the 2014 Grass Truck from Martin Apparatus.
If you are unable to attend and would like to donate, and for more information, please call Rodney Sladek at 979-249-6868. 

St. John Catholic Church Pavilion
4:30-? pm
302 N Bell St
979-249-6868
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ArtWalk 2017
May 6-7
ArtWalk is a juried fine art show sponsored by ARTS.  The show is held the first weekend in May on the lawn of the courthouse square in the historical community of Fayetteville, Texas. This charming small town is located in the gentle rolling hills of south central Texas, halfway between the metropolitan areas of Houston and Austin, an easy drive to a delightful day.
ArtWalk promotes local, regional and national artists.  There are over 60 participating artists, a schedule of performing musicians and children's art instruction and activities. Over $6000 in award money is given to the artists selected by a judges panel.
In addition to the art, there are wine tastings, food booths and other attractions that make for a wonderful "fresh air" event.
May 6th, 10 AM - 5 PM
May 7th, 11 AM - 4 PM
On the Square in Fayetteville,Texas

On Historic Town Square
112 N Washington St
979-378-2113
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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
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Fayetteville KC's Annual Crawfish Boil
Friday May 20
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

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!

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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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