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Upcoming events

    • 23 Mar 2017
    • 10:30 AM - 1:30 PM
    • Concord Chuch, 124 W. Bellville

    Annual Fish Fry
    Thursday, March 23, 2017
    from 10:30am to 1:30pm
    at Concord Chuch, 124 W. Bellville
    Chef Mike Maas & Spencer Schneider

    cost is $10.00 per plate
    Includes fish, buttered potatoes, pinto beans, coleslaw and hushpuppies

    Free delivery with orders of 5 or more

    Pre sales available.
    Please call Thelma at 979-540-02265,
    Horace 979-325-9806 for purchase arrangements

    Sponsored by Concord Church

    • 23 Mar 2017
    • 7:00 PM
    • ROUND TOP FAMILY LIBRARY, 206 West Mill Street, Round Top

    How the Legacy of Medieval Literature and History is Still Alive Today
    Presented by Dr. Debbie Nelson-Campbell
    Thurs, March 23, 2017
    at 7:00pm
    ROUND TOP FAMILY LIBRARY, 206 West Mill Street, Round Top
    www.ilovetoread.org

    Why are the Middle Ages still relevant in the modern world? Why do we still read, study and talk about them? Come hear Dr. Debbie Nelson-Campbell share her passion for the Middle Ages.

    • 24 Mar 2017
    • Veteran's Park

    Movie Night in the Park at Dark
    Friday, March 24, 2017
    at Veteran's Park in Giddings
    Movie - "Trolls"

    The movie night in the park with the Giddings Police Department will be March 24 at Veteran's park.

    The movie will begin at dark. Residents should bring blankets or chairs and enjoy the movie with friends, family and neighbors. Free snacks.

    We will be collecting items for the Food Pantry.

    Free snacks and drinks.

     

    • 28 Mar 2017
    • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    • Martin Luther Lutheran Church, 573 N. Main
    Martin Luther Walk In Coffee
    at the Church in the Educational Building
    573 N. Main, Giddings
    Tuesday, March 28, 2017
    from 10:00am-1:00pm

    Sponsored by the MLLC "Women of the Word". Proceeds to benefit Relay for Life and various Women of the Word charity projects.

    Free will offering sandwiches, desserts
    tea and coffee
    • 28 Mar 2017
    • 11:00 AM
    • 1212 N. Orange St., Giddings

    Open House - Lee County EMS
    March 28, 2017
    1212 N. Orange St., Giddings
    starts at 11:00am

    We've finally settled in!
    Please join Lee County EMS for an Open House on March 28 beginning at 11am with the ribbon cutting.

    Lunch served at 11:30am

    -Rodney and Gina Mersiovsky

    • 06 Apr 2017
    • 7:30 PM
    • 08 Apr 2017
    • Sheriff's Posse Rodeo Arena, Giddings
    Lee County Sheriff's Posse presents
    Rodeo Giddings 2017
            April 6-8,  7:30pm
    Sheriff's Posse Rodeo Arena


    Gate admission: $10.00
    Kids 7-10: $5.00
    kids 6 and under: free

    Rodeo events
    Bareback - Steer wrestling - Team roping - Calf roping - Ladies barrel racing - Bull riding - Saddle bronc - Ladies breakaway

    Schedule of Events
    Thursday
    Rodeo Slack 6:00pm


    Friday
    CPRA Team Roping 9:00am
    Rodeo at 7:30pm


    Saturday
    Cowboy Breakfast 7:30am
    Royalty Coronation 6:00pm
     Rodeo at 7:30pm
    Rodeo Dance - immediately following the rodeo featuring the Blue Sunset Band

    Kids mutton bustin for 4-7 years old (less than 60lbs)
    Limited entrees, reserve your spot
    $20 entry fee
    Call for information: Mark 979-542-3181
    • 13 Apr 2017
    • 6:00 PM
    • Sons of Hermann Hall, 1031 CR 223

    National Wild Turkey Federation
    Lee County Chapter Banquet

    Thursday, April 13, 2017
    at the Sons of Hermann Hall, 1031 CR 223
    Doors open at 6:00pm

    Keep the Conservation Party going. Protect your hunting and gun rights. We lose 6000 acres of Wildlife Habitat a day. Promote new hunters. Help us reestablish Turkey Populations in Texas and the US.

    Dinner - Beverages - Silent Auction - Live Auction
    Games and Raffles

    Tickets

    Tickets are $55 for adults
    Ticket price includes one annual NWTF membership, 6 issues of Turkey Country magazine and 1 banquet dinner ticket.

    Tickets are $75 for couples
    Ticket price includes one annual NWTF membership, 6 issues of Turkey Country magazine and 2 banquet dinner tickets.

    Tickets are $15 for children, ages 17 and under
    Ticket price includes one annual NWTF membership, 6 issues of Turkey Country magazine and 1 banquet dinner ticket.

    Sponsorships available:
    $250 Sponsorship
    $500 Hunter Table
    $800 Yeti Table
    $1000 Sponsor Gun Table

    Contact Cory Harris at 979-542-5060 or email
    cory@giddingsinsurance.com  or
    go online to  www.NWTF.org

    • 20 Apr 2017
    • 7:00 PM
    • Round Top Family Library 206 W. Mill, Round Top

    Calling All Poets!
    The Second Open Mic Poetry Night

    April 20, 2017 at 7:00pm
    at Round Top Family Library
    206 W. Mill, Round Top
    979-249-2700
    www.ilovetoread.org

    April is National Poetry Month. Come and read one of your poems aloud. Open to youth and adult poets, emerging and established writers. Community, please show your support by attending this free, fun event, back by popular demand.

    There will be a reception to follow the readings.
    Poets, please contact Laura Guidry 713-408-6411
    or email: lqguidry@hotmail.com to sign up.


    • 21 Apr 2017
    • 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    • Classic Bank parking lot, Giddings

    Bar-B-Que Sandwiches
    Friday, April 21, 2017
    at the Classic Bank parking lot, Giddings
    from 4:00pm-7:00pm

    All proceeds will go to Lee County Relay for Life

    • 06 May 2017
    • 10:00 AM
    • Fayette County Gun Club 5338 N. US Hwy 77, La Grange

    Sporting Clay Shoot
    on May 6, 2017 at 10:00am
    at the Fayette County Gun Club
    5338 N. US Hwy 77, La Grange

    Men, Women and Youth Sporting Clay Shoot

    Entries must be received by May 1, 2017.
    $80 per person or $400 per team
    Team Registration

    Don't forget to bring your shotgun!!

    -6 boxes of shells suitable for doves
    - Eyes and ear protection is required
    - A bag to carry your shells in
    - And your own lawnchairs, sunscreen

    Prizes

    Adult 12ga shotgun
    20 ga shotgun
    Youth
    $100 gift card
    $50 gift card
    Team plaques

    Sponsorships

    Team Sponsor -$750
    Includes a team Registration, gets logo on banner, and t-shirt. Sponsors will receive two t-shirts.

    Banner & Tshirt Sponsor - $250
    Logo on banner and t-shirt

    T-Shirt Sponsor - $100
    Name only on t-shirt

    Sponsorships must be received by April 15 to be on banner and t-shirt.

    St. Mark's Medical Center Foundation
    One St. Mark's Place
    La Grange, TX 78945

    Contact information
    DMP3485@gmail.com
    979-966-3485
    www.smmctxfoundation.org

    • 28 Sep 2017
    • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    • Giddings Public Library

    A Brunch of Fun!
    Wednesday, September 28, 2016
    10:00am to 1:00pm
    Giddings Public Library
    sponsored by Giddings Residence and Rehab

    Inviting all senior citizens to the 2nd annual A Brunch of Fun. Come join us for a free event with tons of fun, fabulous eats, and load of prizes.

    Bingo, Dominoes and Cards

    Please call 979-716-4400 for registration and/or inquiries.


    • 06 Oct 2017
    • 07 Oct 2017
    • DimeBox

    Black Bridge Fest & Mini Marathon
    October 6-7, 2017 (1st Saturday)
    Dime Box, TX


    ANNUAL DIME BOX BLACK BRIDGE FESTIVAL & 40TH ANNUAL MINI-MARTHON (10K, 5K & 2 mile run, 2 mile walk) featuring a BBQ Cook Off, Parade, Craft and Swap Booths, classic cars, quilt display, tractor show, live music, street dances.

    Friday, October 6
    Beginning at 6 PM – chili/soup supper, music, 42 Tournament, Little Mister and Little Miss Black Bridge pageant.

    Saturday, October 7
    40th Annual Mini Marathon begins at 9 AM, followed by fun, food, and games.

    Hosted by the Dime Box Lions Club. Proceeds benefit Lions projects and “Black Bridge Park”

    Contact: rhondapharis@yahoo.com
    or call 979-777- 8682;
    dimeboxlionsclub.com
    or check us out on Facebook: Dime Box Black Bridge Festival and Mini Marathon

Past events

18 Mar 2017 Bake Sale
17 Mar 2017 Lexington Vintage & Antique Market
17 Mar 2017 Job Fair - Cat Spec Specialty
10 Mar 2017 Fish Fry Fundraiser
05 Mar 2017 American Legion Barbecue
04 Mar 2017 Pulled Pork Sandwiches Benefit
04 Mar 2017 6th Annual Emmett Hannes Mem. 5K
04 Mar 2017 Emmett Hannes Memorial 5K
02 Mar 2017 Lee County Junior Livestock Show
01 Mar 2017 Tips for Buying & Operating a Cell Phone - Round Top
28 Feb 2017 Lee County Day at the Capitol
26 Feb 2017 Senior Gaming Party
25 Feb 2017 Scrapbook and Craft Benefit
24 Feb 2017 Casino Nite Fundraiser
24 Feb 2017 Carmine Chamber Mixer
23 Feb 2017 Anthony Ianni - Anti Bully Advocate
19 Feb 2017 Benefit for Rady Simmons
19 Feb 2017 Soul Food Dinner
16 Feb 2017 Trunk Show: Pat Dahnke at A Blast From the Past
14 Feb 2017 Wendish Walk In Coffee
12 Feb 2017 Turkey Dressing Dinner
11 Feb 2017 Valentine's Sweetheart Dance
07 Feb 2017 Annual Chicken Spaghetti Luncheon-GNH Lions
05 Feb 2017 CASA Superbowl Party
10 Jan 2017 Ben Hur Shrine Circus
10 Jan 2017 New Volunteer Training-Hospice Brazos Valley
01 Jan 2017 Chili Bowl and Chili Lunch - Giddings Lions
17 Dec 2016 Paige Lions Club Christmas Party
16 Dec 2016 Holiday Open House
15 Dec 2016 Country Karaoke Christmas
13 Dec 2016 Chili Supper
10 Dec 2016 Christmas Craft Bazaar
03 Dec 2016 Coats for Kids
01 Dec 2016 Santa at the Depot
26 Nov 2016 SHOP Small Saturday
25 Nov 2016 Ledbetter's Christmas Lane of Lights
25 Nov 2016 Lights of Tejas
24 Nov 2016 Community Thanksgiving Dinner
20 Nov 2016 Community Thanksgiving Service
20 Nov 2016 Christmas Merry Marketplace Arts & Crafts Show
19 Nov 2016 Fall Bazaar - Lexington Methodist
19 Nov 2016 Chili Cook Off and 5K
17 Nov 2016 St. John UCC A Capella Choir
14 Nov 2016 Blue Santa - Timeline of Events
12 Nov 2016 Sock Hop
12 Nov 2016 Chili Supper and Auction
11 Nov 2016 Veterans Breakfast
10 Nov 2016 Ribbon Cutting for Gourmet Divas
05 Nov 2016 Movie in the Park
05 Nov 2016 Paige City Wide Garage Sale
04 Nov 2016 Turkey Supper
01 Nov 2016 Service of the Hunt
31 Oct 2016 Trunk or Treat
30 Oct 2016 St. Margaret's Fall Festival
29 Oct 2016 Women's Firearm Safety Class
25 Oct 2016 Worship Night in America
25 Oct 2016 Spooktacular Open House - Texas Country Title
23 Oct 2016 JD Giddings Masonic Lodge #280 Open House
22 Oct 2016 Halloween at the Depot
18 Oct 2016 Giddings Residence & Rehab - Chamber Mixer
16 Oct 2016 Oktoberfest Polka Worship
15 Oct 2016 Chocolate Lover's Day
13 Oct 2016 Cruise Night in Giddings
11 Oct 2016 Pink Ribbon Affair
08 Oct 2016 Chicken Fried Steak Meal
08 Oct 2016 Vincent's Roofing Customer Appreciation Day
08 Oct 2016 Free Clean-Up Day
07 Oct 2016 Diabetes Awareness Trail Ride
06 Oct 2016 Chicken Fry
06 Oct 2016 Regionally Coordinated Transportation Plan
04 Oct 2016 National Night Out
04 Oct 2016 Meet & Greet - Trevor Dickschat
04 Oct 2016 Walk in Coffee
02 Oct 2016 Holy Family Catholic Church Fall Festival
30 Sep 2016 Cookin' fer CCA - Cookoff & Fundraiser
25 Sep 2016 Texas Wendish Fest
18 Sep 2016 Fried Chicken Dinner & Raffle Fundraiser
17 Sep 2016 Chicks and Chocolate
17 Sep 2016 Brain Power Fun Run
14 Sep 2016 Coffee with the Legion
11 Sep 2016 Fried Chicken Dinner
10 Sep 2016 Used Book Sale
10 Sep 2016 LCWildlife Asc. - Outdoor Extravaganza
09 Sep 2016 Texas Word Wrangler Book Festival
08 Sep 2016 Texas Word Wrangler Kick-Off Gala
01 Sep 2016 Fayette County Fair
31 Aug 2016 Help Bring "Girls on the Run" to Lee County
26 Aug 2016 Giddings Swap Meet
20 Aug 2016 Donuts at the Depot
13 Aug 2016 35th Annual SLCVFD Barbecue
13 Aug 2016 Back to School Giveaway
24 Jul 2016 VanGogh & Paint
10 Jul 2016 Sunday Drive Through Dinner
05 Jul 2016 Hospice Brazos Valley New Volunteer Training
04 Jul 2016 Firemen's 4th of July Celebration
02 Jul 2016 Round Top Music Festival
30 Jun 2016 Blood Drive
30 Jun 2016 11th Annual Golf Tournament
28 Jun 2016 Senior Expo - RED, WHITE, & YOU!
25 Jun 2016 Lee County Youth Center Summer Fundraiser
24 Jun 2016 Memories of Home Quilt Show
24 Jun 2016 Happy Hearts Quilt Guild-Quilt Show
20 Jun 2016 Vacation Bible School - Martin Luther
19 Jun 2016 Man Church
18 Jun 2016 Juneteenth Parade and Block Party
18 Jun 2016 Vacation Bible School - Cowboy Church
17 Jun 2016 Ribbon Cutting - LRG Ranch & Range
16 Jun 2016 The Red Handkerchief – A Holocaust Memoir
16 Jun 2016 Bar-B-Que on Bun Fundraiser
16 Jun 2016 Integrating Proper Grazing Management & Post Land Treatment - Field Day
12 Jun 2016 St. John Lutheran Church Picnic
11 Jun 2016 Casino for CASA
11 Jun 2016 Grand Opening of Jigsaw Weaponry
11 Jun 2016 Casino for CASA
10 Jun 2016 Relay for Life
06 Jun 2016 Country Music Monday - Lone Star Opry
05 Jun 2016 Round Top Music Festival
04 Jun 2016 Mary Kay Debut Party & Ribbon Cutting
29 May 2016 Homecoming Bazaar and Picnic
26 May 2016 Grassfed Beef Production Conference
21 May 2016 100 Mile Ride
19 May 2016 Old 300: Gone to Texas
19 May 2016 Author Paul Spellman Talks
19 May 2016 Lee County Fair & Charcoal Challenge BBQ
10 May 2016 Retired Teachers Meeting
07 May 2016 Sporting Clay Shoot
06 May 2016 Lincoln VFD Crawfish Boil
05 May 2016 Health & Beauty Grand Opening Week
03 May 2016 Ribbon Cutting - Head to Toe
30 Apr 2016 Lexington Homecoming
28 Apr 2016 Soil & Water Meeting
23 Apr 2016 Night of Praise
22 Apr 2016 An Evening with Chad Prather
19 Apr 2016 BBQ on a Bun
19 Apr 2016 BBQ on a Bun
18 Apr 2016 Masonic Lodge Presentation
16 Apr 2016 Spring Fest-Open House-Farmer's Market
15 Apr 2016 Chicken Fajita Dinner for DECA
15 Apr 2016 Riley Key 5D Scholarship Barrel Race
13 Apr 2016 Water Well Owner Training
09 Apr 2016 LEE COUNTY COMMISSIONERS - FREE CLEAN UP DAY
09 Apr 2016 Girlfriends in Wonderland - Girls Night Out
01 Apr 2016 Art Bra Contest
29 Mar 2016 Lunch & Learn - Achievement Now
28 Mar 2016 Round Top Antiques Week
25 Mar 2016 Good Friday Barbecue
21 Mar 2016 Community Builder Award Presentation-JDG Masonic Lodge
18 Mar 2016 Benefit Fish Fry

Giddings Area Chamber of Commerce    289 W. Railroad    Giddings TX 78942         (979) 542-3455

Chamber email:  chambergiddings@gmail.com            Tourism email:   giddingschamber@gmail.com

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