8 / 11 / 2012
Crush for Fun at Pleasant Hill Winery11am-6pm
1441 Salem Rd., Brenham, TX
Come on out to Pleasant Hill Winery and enjoy a fun filled day of stomping grapes! You get purple feet and a special T-shirt that says, “I picked. I stomped. I made some wine.” Bring the kids and don't forget your camera! This “PLEASANT” experience is only $25. Kids get purple feet, too! You also get some grape juice and a T-shirt for $15.$25/$15
Harvest Grape Stomp at Windy Winery
4232 Clover Rd., Brenham, TX
A time of merriment, celebrating the end of the intense work involved in planting, growing, and harvesting. The grape stomp fee is $25 for adults and $15 for children, and includes a hayride to the vineyard, picking and stomping grapes, marking a keepsake T-shirt with wine-tinted footprints and a glass of Windy wine. Children will receive a glass of sparkling grape juice.
Chappell Hill Lavender and Wine Fest
9 am-3 pm
2250 Dillard Rd, Chappell Hill
Countryside neighborhood festival with Lavender Farm, Windy Winery, Bluebonnet House and other sites hosting tours, tastings, and cuttings. Crafts, vendors. Free admission. www.chappellhilllavender.com
Brenham Farmer's Market 2012
307 South Park St., Brenham, two blocks south of the courthouse
Produce, food products, salsas, jams and jellys, arts and crafts. Eat in and visit or take away! You never know what you'll find! A project of Main Street- Brenham. New vendors, welcome!
Texas Ranger Day and a Big Star Texas Night
3pm to midnight
507 North Railroad St., Burton,TX
Celebrate Burton's history and honor former and current Texas Rangers. Experience life in a Texas Ranger Camp back in the 1880's with fun daytime activities for the whole family on the depot grounds such as Ranger reenactments, folk life demonstrations, crafts, vendors, games, train depot tours, and pioneer photography.
Fajita and bean cook-off serving will be from 5:30-6:3-pm with all you can eat for $10. At 7pm on Main St. we'll have music by Neil and the Real Deal, followed by a live auction at 8pm. Gary P. Nunn takes the stage at 9pm. Proceeds benefit the Burton Heritage Society and the Burton Chamber of Commerce. $15 admission at the gate.
Live Music at Buffalo Creek-Black Cat Choir
Buffalo Creek, 10827 Hwy. 36 S., Bellville, TX 77418
BLACK CAT CHOIR-Buffalo Creek has live music most Friday and/or Saturday nights, with performances by regional musicians.
Stage Coach Rides-Fanthorp Inn
Fanthorp Inn State Historic Site, 579 S. Main St., Anderson
Fanthorp Inn comes alive with Stagecoach Days. Poets, cowboys and musicians entertain as visitors tour the Inn and have the unique opportunity to experience the rolling rhythm of 1850’s travel as they ride our bright red, replica stagecoach. Stagecoach rides start at 11:00 a.m. and end at 3:00 p.m. Stepping onto the Fanthorp front porch is a passage into yesteryear!
Gay Hill Farmers Market
Discount Trees of Brenham, 10050 Hwy 36 North, Brenham, TX 77833,
Possible Available Produce: Melons, Tomatoes, Peppers, Okra, Eggplant, Squash, Onions, Pears, Jujubes, Figs.... Each Saturday offers a plethora of produce!