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Upcoming events

    • 26 Feb 2017
    • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Round Top Family Library 206 W. Mill st., Round Top

    Senior Gaming Party
    2:00pm-4:00pm
    Sunday, February 26, 2017
    at the Round Top Family Library
    206 W. Mill st., Round Top

    Come enjoy the fellowship!
    Win a prize.

    for more information
    email ilovetoread.org or call
    979-249-2700


    • 28 Feb 2017
    • 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Texas State Capitol
    • 50
    Registration is closed

    Lee County Day at the Capitol 

    Local community visit to our Legislators

    before the session begins.

    Join the Chamber for a full day at the Capitol.

    Our Motor Coach will leave Giddings at 8am and

    return at 5pm.

    Cost for the day is $30 including lunch.

     

    • 01 Mar 2017
    • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    • Round Top Family Library 206 W. Mill, Round Top

    Tips for Buying & Operating a Cell Phone
    Round Top Family Library
    206 W. Mill, Round Top
    Wednesday
    from 2:00pm-4:00pm

    Instructor: Randy Melton
    Call the library for an appointment

    Class date will be announced by instructor after a minimum of 10 students sign up


    Round Top Family Library
    206 W. Mill, Round Top TX
    979-249-2700
    www.ilovetoread.org


    • 02 Mar 2017
    • 04 Mar 2017
    • Lee County Livestock Show Barn
    Lee County Jr. Livestock Show
    Thursday, March 2 - Saturday March 4, 2017
    Show facility located north of the Lee County Sheriff's Posse Rodeo Arena, on Hwy 290

    Thurs, Mar 2
    8:30am  -  Broiler Judging
    10am  -  Judging of YFCA Entries
    10am  -  Rabbit Judging
    12:30pm  -  Cake Judging
    3pm  -  Mini Hereford Show Judging
    4:30pm  -  Halter Heifer Judging
    5pm  -  Commercial Market Heifers

    Fri, Mar 3
    8am  -  Market Swine Judging
    2pm  -  Market Lamb Judging
    3:30pm  -  Market Goat Judging
    6pm  -  Steer Judging

    Sat, Mar 4
    8:30am  -  Pee Wee Swine Showmanship
    11:30am  -  Buyer's Get Together
    1:30pm  -  SALE



    • 04 Mar 2017
    • 9:00 AM
    • Lee County Courthouse, Giddings

    6th Annual Emmett Hannes Memorial 5K
    presented by the Rotary Club of Giddings
    Saturday, March 4, 2017
    at the Lee County Courthouse, Giddings
    at 9:00am

    You can walk or run the 3.1 mile course. Cash prizes will be awarded to the top male and female runners in the following age groups:
    14 & under
    15-25
    26-39
    40-59
    over 60

    this 5K is held as a memorial to Emmett Hannes, one of the founding members of the Rotary Club of Giddings. All proceeds will go to community service projects or scholarships.

    Registration:
    $25 until February 17, 2017 (tshirt guaranteed)
    $30 after February 17, 2017 (tshirt while supplies last)

    Packet Pick up
    Friday, March 3 from 4-6pm at First National Bank Business Center

    Saturday, March 4 from 8-8:45 at First National Bank Business Center

    Mail Registration to:
    Brandi Lowe
    688 W. Independence
    Giddings, TX 78942

    • 04 Mar 2017
    • 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    • Lee County Courthouse, Giddings
          6th Annual Emmett Hannes Memorial 5K Run/Walk
    March 4, 2017 at 9:00am
    Lee County Courthouse, Giddings
    See you on the courthouse steps!

    You can walk or run the 3.1 mile course. Prizes will be awarded to top male and female runners in the following age groups: 14&under, 15-25, 26-39, 40-59, over 60.
    The top three walkers overall will receive medals.

    This 5K is held as a memorial to Emmett Hannes one of the founding members of the Rotary Club of Giddings. All proceeds will go to community service projects or scholarships.

    Registration:

    $25 until February 17, 2017 (tshirt guaranteed)
    $30 after February 17, 2017(tshirt while supplies last)

    Packet Pick up

    Friday, March 3rd from 4-6pm at First National Bank Business Ctr
    Saturday Mar 4th from 8-8:45am -First Natl Bank Business Ctr

    Mail registration to: Brandi Lowe
    688 W Independence, Giddings TX 78942

    Register online: https://runsignup.com/race/tx/giddings/5thannualemmetthannesmemorial5k

    • 04 Mar 2017
    • 10:00 AM
    • Giddings Walmart

    Pulled Pork Sandwiches & Bake Sale Benefit
    at the Giddings Walmart
    on March 4, 2017
    from 10:00am til gone

    $6 pulled pork sandwiches

    Come and support Heaven's Highway Riders of the Christian Motorcyclists Association raise funds for our annual fundraiser. All proceeds will go to Run for the Son, which helps give missionaries motorcycles to travel to remote villages to spread the gospel!

    • 05 Mar 2017
    • 11:00 AM
    • American Legion, 1502 South Hwy 77, Giddings

    American Legion Barbecue
    Beef & Pork
    Sunday, March 5, 2017 (first Sunday in March)
    at American Legion York Post 276
    1502 South Hwy 77, Giddings

    Meat by the pound at 10:00am

    Serving begins at 11:00am
    Adult plate, dine in $9.00
    Child Plate (under 12) dine in $4.00

    All to-go plates  $9.00
    Dessert included.

    Sponsored by American Legion York Post 276

    • 18 Mar 2017
    • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Brookshire Brothers gas pumps

    Free Will Bake Sale
    Saturday, March 18, 2017
    from 9:00am-12:00pm
    at Brookshire Brothers gas pumps

    All proceeds will go to the Lee County Relay for Life

    • 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.

    • 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

    • 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

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
29 Jul 2016 Movie Night in the Park
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
14 Apr 2016 Annual Fish Fry
13 Apr 2016 Water Well Owner Training
12 Apr 2016 Martin Luther Walk In Coffee
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
01 Mar 2016 CPR & AED Training at Round Top Library

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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