Events



Upcoming events

    • 13 Aug 2014
    • 03 Nov 2014
    • Gerline's Quilt Shop at 1383 CR 205

    Gerline's Quilting Angels presents
    "Bright as Sunshine"

    a queen quilt 86"x99"

    Drop by Gerline's Quilt Shop at 1383 CR 205, Giddings TX to pick up your raffle tickets today.

    All proceeds will be used for quilting supplies for the Angel's donation quilts.

    Drawing will be held at 11am on November 3, 2014 at Gerline's Quilt Shoppe. Presence is not necessary to win.

    Tickets are $1.00 each or 6 tickets for $5.00

    • 06 Sep 2014
    • 8:30 AM
    • 22 Nov 2014
    • 9:30 AM
    • La Grange, Two St. Mark's Place, Suite 110

    St. Mark's Orthopedics
    Saturday Sports Clinic

    Registration 8:30am-9:30am
    Clinic closes at 10am
    La Grange, Two St. Mark's Place, Suite 110

    Every Saturday from September 6-November 22, 2014
    No Appointment necessary
    *all patients registered by 9:30am will be seen

    For youth athletes participating in UIL-sanctioned sports treating strains, sprains, fractures and other sports related injuries.

    Created for youth athletes participating in UIL sanctioned sports who have sustained an injury from athletic events from the previous week, our Saturday morning clinic offers expert orthopedic care at a convenient time and location.

    Guardian must be present. Bring insurance information for benefit verification.

    Appointment order may be prioritized based on severity of injury.

    for questions call 979-242-2387 (M-F 8am to 5pm)


    • 01 Oct 2014
    • 31 Oct 2014
    • St Mark's Medical Center, LaGrange TX

    October Screening Mammography Special
    at St. Mark's Medical Center
    LaGrange Tx

    October screening digital mammography with CAD: special cash price $100.

    - Call for details and scheduling

    - Call for physician order requirements

    - Separate radiologist fee associated with screening

    - Must mention cash pay at scheduling for special rate

    - Cannot have had mammogram within last calendar year

    Schedule today! Appointment availability limited. Offer for exams scheduled through October only.

    979-242-2230
    979-242-2232

    • 02 Oct 2014
    • 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    • Immanuel Lutheran Fellowship Hall
    Community Blood Drive is held on October 2nd at Immanuel Lutheran Fellowship Hall from 8:00am-2pm. Bring your ID and eat a meal before giving blood.
    • 02 Oct 2014
    • 10:00 AM
    • Rejuvenation 179 S Main St
    Ribbon Cutting at Rejuvenation
    October 2, 2014
    10:00am

    Rejuvenation
    179 S Main St, Giddings, TX 78942
    (979) 542-0134

    Come celebrate the grand re-opening of Rejuvenation.

    October 2nd10 am Ribbon Cutting at Rejuvenation celebrating their recent remodel and upgrade.
    • 02 Oct 2014
    • 10:30 AM - 1:30 PM
    • Concord Church, 124 Bellville, Giddings

    Chicken Fry
    THursday, October 2, 2014
    from 10:30am - 1:30pm
    Concord Church, 124 Bellville, Giddings

    The cost is $9.00 per plate which includes fried chicken, buttered potatoes, green beans and noodles.

    Free delivery with 5 or more orders!

    Pre-sale tickets available:
    please call Thelma Davis 979-540-0264
    Joyce Clay 979-542-2372
    Charles Francis 979-540-6968
    for purchase arrangements

    Our chef is Mike Mass
    Sponsored by Concord Church

    • 03 Oct 2014
    • 04 Oct 2014
    • Downtown, Dime Box TX
    Dime Box Mini Marathon & Black Bridge Festival
    Saturday, October 3-4, 2014 (1st Saturday in October)
    in Downtown Dime Box

    10K Run, 2 Mile Run and 2 Mile Walk

    Friday from 3:00pm - 11:00pm
    Free Will Donation Dinner - 6pm
    Domino Tournament - 7pm
    Street Dance 7pm-11pm

    Saturday 8:00am - 8:00pm
    Ceremony for Veterans
    BBQ Cook Off
    Bull Riding
    Classic Car Show
    Parade
    Quilt Display
    Bingo
    Arts and Crafts
    Children's Games

    For more information, see their Facebook page:
    Dime Box Black Bridge Festival
    • 04 Oct 2014
    • DimeBox

    Black Bridge Fest & Mini Marathon
    October 4, 2014 (1st Saturday)
    Dime Box, TX


    Featuring a mini marathon, 2 mile run and walk, dog races, art fair, quilt show, rodeo, parade, game & food booths, children’s activities, dance at the SPJST hall.
    Admission price range: $10-30


    Email: cddcabin@yahoo.com      or Call 979-884-3227

    • 05 Oct 2014
    • 10:00 AM
    • Holy Family Catholic Church, Lexington

    Holy Family Catholic Church
    Fall Festival

    Lexington, TX
    Sunday, October 5, 2014
    Mass starting at 10:00am

    Located on the parish ground at 1027 East FM 696

    Celebrating our 24th Anniversary

    Events:
    Live auction at 12:30pm
    Country Store
    Raffle
    Kid's games
    Funnel Cakes
    Cake Walk

    Fried Chicken Dinner beginning at 11:00am

    • 06 Oct 2014
    • 5:30 AM - 7:30 PM
    • Giddings High School Cafetorium, 2337 N. Main

    Don't invite the flu bug in for a visit
    Get Your Flu Shot at
    Giddings Country Music Monday
    on Monday, October 6, 2014
    from 5:30pm - 7:30pm
    at the Giddings High School Cafetorium, 2337 N. Main


    • 06 Oct 2014
    • 12:00 PM
    • Giddings Livestock Commission Company Highway 290 East, County Road 226

    Annual Charitable Auction
    Hosted by Giddings Livestock Commission Co.

    Benefiting Cattlemen for Cancer Research
    October 6, 2014

    Giddings Livestock Commission Company
    Highway 290 East, County Road 226, Giddings

    Auction starts at 12:00 Noon

    A charitable cattle sale benefiting Michale E. Keeling Center for Comparative Medicine and Research, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Department of Veterinary Sciences.

    For more information call: 979-542-2274

    • 06 Oct 2014
    • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Lee County Courthouse, 200 S. Main Street, Giddings TX
    Lee County Transportation and
    Economic Development Plan
    You are invited to a public meeting


    What: Lee County and the Capital Area Council of Governments are working with local stakeholders, government officials, and the public to create a vision of economic growth and transportation improvements to guide Lee County through the year 2040.

    Who: Anyone who is interested in learning or providing input to the Lee County Transportation and Economic Development Plan

    When: October 6, 2014.  6:00pm - 8:00pm

    Where: Lee County Courthouse, 200 S. Main Street, Giddings TX

    Please join us for the final meeting for the Lee County Transportation & Economic Development Plan. Project representatives will be presenting findings and accepting public comments on the draft plan. Copies of the plan will be available for review. Light refreshments will be served.

    Stay involved with the plan on the internet at www.leecountyplan.org
    For more information contact Chad Coburn at 512-916-6012 or ccoburn@capcog.org
    • 06 Oct 2014
    • 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    • Giddings High School Cafetorium
    Country Music Monday  -  Lone Star Opry
    First Monday of Every Month
    sponsored by the Rotary Club of Giddings
    at the Giddings High School Cafetorium
    2337 N. Main St.

    Doors open at 5:30pm, Show starts at 7:30pm
    Admission $5 per person
    Children under 12 free

    Featured performers:

    Mary Sarah
    Myra Rolen
    Chris Girton
    Shana Valdes

    Special guest: Tommy Hodges


    • 07 Oct 2014
    • Courthouse Lawn, Giddings

    National Night Out
    Tuesday, October 7, 2014
    On the Courthouse Lawn

    Get out of the house and away from the television! Enjoy socializing with the neighbors. Contact the PD for more information.

    • 07 Oct 2014
    • 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    • First United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall

    Walk In Coffee and Bake Sale
    First United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall
    279 Monroe Street, Giddings
    Tuesday, October 7, 2014
    9:00am-1:00pm

    Sandwiches, chips, dessert, coffee/tea

    Cakes, pies, cookies, brownies

    Sponsored by the FUMC United Methodist Women. Proceeds to benefit local and world missions.

    • 10 Oct 2014
    • 25 Oct 2014
    • 190 N. Harris, Giddings TX
    Food Distribution Times:
    2nd Friday/Saturday weekend  -
    Friday from 8:00am-11:30am
    Saturday from 8:00am-9:30am
    4th Friday/Saturday weekend -  
    Friday Fresh Food for Families
    from 1:00pm-3:00pm
    Saturday HOPE for Seniors
    from 8:00am-9:00am
    (4th Saturday distribution is for 
    Senior Citizens, over 50yrs)
     
    Giddings Food Pantry distributes food to the needy twice every month. The Food Pantry is across from Brookshire's Grocery.

    2nd Friday/Saturday Weekend Distributions:

    Friday 8:00am-11:30am
    Saturday 8:00am-9:30am

    4th Friday/Saturday Weekend Distributions:

    Friday Fresh Food for Families 1:00pm-3:00pm
    Saturday HOPE for Seniors 8:00am-9:00am
      (Saturday's distribution is for senior citizens over 50 years of age.)

    Must have a government issued photo ID in order to pick up.

    To volunteer at the Food Pantry call Gene Parker:
    512-826-0248

    Food Distribution Times:
    2nd Friday/Saturday weekend  -
    Friday from 8:00am-11:30am
    Saturday from 8:00am-9:30am
    4th Friday/Saturday weekend -  
    Friday Fresh Food for Families
    from 1:00pm-3:00pm
    Saturday HOPE for Seniors
    from 8:00am-9:00am
    (4th Saturday distribution is for 
    Senior Citizens, over 50yrs)
     
    Food Distribution Times:
    2nd Friday/Saturday weekend  -
    Friday from 8:00am-11:30am
    Saturday from 8:00am-9:30am
    4th Friday/Saturday weekend -  
    Friday Fresh Food for Families
    from 1:00pm-3:00pm
    Saturday HOPE for Seniors
    from 8:00am-9:00am
    (4th Saturday distribution is for 
    Senior Citizens, over 50yrs
    • 11 Oct 2014
    • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • Locations around Lee County

    Lee County Commissioners
    Free Clean-Up Day

    Saturday, October 11, 2014
    9:00am til 12:00pm

    Items accepted:
    carpeting - mattresses - appliances - old furniture

    Items NOT accepted:
    no tires - no batteries - no wire or tin - no yard waste - no hazardous waste - no building materials - no household trash

    Go to:

    Precinct Barn #1
    979-542-6065

    Precinct Barn #2
    979-542-2522

    Precinct #3 Recycle Center in Lexington
    979-542-6895

    Precinct Barn #4 in Lincoln
    979-542-6897

    • 11 Oct 2014
    • 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
    • Lost Pines Toyota 806 HWY 71, Bastrop

    Saturday October 11th from 6pm-11pm Lost Pines Toyota will host a Breast Cancer Awareness Fundraiser.
    6pm – 7pm Seat and Greet
    7pm- 10pm Casino Gaming
    10:15pm Cash Out Raffle & Drawings

    Admission $40 in advance $45 at the door which will include:
    $10,000 casino chips for game play
    Cash Out Raffle for Prizes
    Door Prizes
    All You Can eat Gumbo Cook-off
    2 Drink Tickets

    Pinked Casino will turn our Showroom floor into a Las Vegas style casino with:
    14 Blackjack tables with dealers
    2 Craps tables with dealers
    2 Roulette tables with dealers
    1 Texas Hold’em table with chairs and dealer
    1 Let it Ride table with dealer
    1 Three Card Poker table with dealer
    1 Caribbean Stud table with dealer
    8 Authentic Las Vegas slot machines with slot monitors

    Gumbo Challenge will put several local cooks together in a friendly cook-off for bragging rights plus:
    Opportunity to judge and sample multiple Gumbo Pots
    Additional sides, eats and desserts will be provided so No one should go Hungry
    A cash bar with beer and wine will be available in addition to admission.

    Additional Donations:
    Seat on The Bus - $135 A single Seat on the Bus for minimal early detection screening.
    Drive the Bus - $5000 A Full day of screenings for 20-25 women plus if needed further biopsy

    Seton’s mobile mammography unit provides no-cost screening mammograms to under-served women who would otherwise not have access, our mission is to raise money to fund the Big Pink Bus to return to Bastrop County. These funds will provide a full day of scheduled mobile screenings for up to 21 women in which statistically 2 of will require further assistance and biopsy which also will be provided. Our Goal is to bring The Big Pink Bus

    The actual screenings this fundraiser will provide will take place @ Lost Pines Toyota on Saturday December 6th (more details to follow).
    Women who meet certain criteria may be eligible to sign up for a mobile mammography screening. For an appointment, please call Seton Cancer Screening 512-324-1199 or 1-866-294-4923. Click here to find out more.

    $40 in advance $45 at the door Purchase @ Lost Pines Toyota 806 HWY 71, Bastrop 888.850.6545

    • 12 Oct 2014
    • 10:30 AM
    • Giddings American Legion

    Benefit - Live Auction - Raffle -
    for Amy & Johnathan Noack
    Proceeds to help with medical expenses

    when: October 12, 2014
    where: Giddings American Legion

    Serving meal from 10:30am - 1:30pm
    Dine in or Take out
    Fried chicken, green beans, corn, noodles & homemade desserts

    Live Auction begins at 11:30am
    For more information or purchase of raffle tickets or presale meal tickets contact:
    Joyce Birkelbach  979-540-8567
    Troy Menzel  979-412-0341
    Joyce Jenke  979-540-7342

    An account has been set up at Round Top State Bank
    Contact Janis Wolfshohl at 979-412-1413 for more information

    • 14 Oct 2014
    • 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
    • American Legion Hall, Giddings

    8th Annual Pink Ribbon Affair
    Breast Cancer Awareness Fundraiser

    October 14, 2014
    from 5:30pm-8:30pm
    American Legion Hall, Giddings

    -Art bra contest and display
    - Live and silent auction
    - Musical entertainment
    - Door Prizes
    - Quilt Drawing
    - Breast cancer remembrance ceremony
    - Light hors d'oeurves

    Tickets available at the door

    Proceeds from this fundraiser will help support services provided by Lee County Area Cancer Resource Center and Combined Community Action.
    979-540-2981

    • 19 Oct 2014
    • 2:00 PM
    • Lee County Youth Center, 1010 E. Industry

    "Always a Bridesmaid"
    a Jones, Hope, Wooten Comedy
    Live theater show by
    Hasty Retreat Productions
    October 19th at 2pm at Lee County Youth Center

    In this hilarious comedic romp, four friends have sworn to keep the promise they made on the night of their Senior Prom: to be in each other's weddings…no matter what. More than thirty years later, these Southern friends-for-life are still making "the long walk" for each other, determined to honor that vow. Libby Ruth, Deedra, Monette and Charlie are committed to the notion that careers, waistlines and even marriages may disappear, but real friendships last a lifetime. 

    Encore performance in Giddings:
    Lee County Youth Center on Sunday, October 19
    1010 E. Industry, Giddings TX
    Showtime is 2:00pm - House opens at 1:30pm

    For Tickets call Hasty Retreat Productions at 512-296-1988
    To purchase tickets online go to: Hasty Retreat Presents

    Hasty Retreat will be doing a special performance of "Always a Bridesmaid" for the Red Hats Anniversary gathering at the Lee County Youth Center on Saturday, October 18.
    For tickets to this exclusive performance, please contact Red Hat representative Carol Kay at 979-366-2203

    • 21 Oct 2014
    • 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    • Immanuel Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall

    Giddings Study Club Spaghetti Luncheon
    October 21, 2014
    at Immanuel Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall
    from 11am - 1pm

    Carry out or Eat in
    $8.00 a plate

    For more information or tickets contact Lorine

    • 25 Oct 2014
    • 8:00 AM
    • Immanuel Lutheran School

    5K Run/Walk & 1K Fun Run
    Immanuel Lutheran School
    October 25, 2014

    5K Race begins at 8:00am

    5K Run or Walk is $30.00 (chip timed for runners and walkers)
    1K Fun Run is $15.00 (for all ages)
    Medals for top three places in each age category Run & Walk. All proceeds go toward the General Fund of Immanuel Lutheran School

    Register online at www.rrptiming.com

    Forms in ILS entry or contact Lori Matejcek at 979-540-8370 or lamatejcek@gmail.com

    Check out Facebook - Immanuel Lutheran School 5K

    • 25 Oct 2014
    • 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Depot Complex, 289 W. Railroad

    Halloween at the Depot
    Saturday, October 25, 2014
    5:00pm to 8:00pm
    Depot Complex, 289 W. Railroad

    The Chamber is currently working on plans for family fun night of Halloween at the Depot. More details will be posted soon.

    The plan is for trick-or-treats, carnival type games, haunted house and a costume contest.

    If you would like to help out or participate, please contact the Giddings Chamber of Commerce:
    979-542-3455
    giddingschamber@gmail.com

    • 28 Oct 2014
    • 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    • Giddings Public Library, 276 N. Orange ST
    Miracles on Main Street Business Bootcamp
    October 28, 2014
    Giddings Public Library, 276 N. Orange ST.
    8:00am - 10:00am

    This will be a small business

    Bootcamp to jumpstart the holiday season for retail and service oriented companys.  We will serve coffee, water and continental breakfast.  Sponsorships are still available.

     

    This will be a small business Bootcamp to jumpstart the holiday season for retail and service oriented companys.  We will serve coffee, water and continental breakfast.  Sponsorships are still available.


    Miracles on Main Street Business Bootcamp

    October 28th – Miracles on Main Street Business Bootcamp at the Giddings Public Library from 8am-10am. This will be a small business

    Bootcamp to jumpstart the holiday season for retail and service oriented companys.  We will serve coffee, water and continental breakfast.  Sponsorships are still available.

     
    • 23 Nov 2014
    • Lee County Youth Center, 1010 E. Industry

    Merry Marketplace Arts & Crafts Fair
    November 23, 2014 (Sunday before Thanksgiving)

    Arts and crafts of every type just in time for Christmas shoppers looking for the perfect present. Santa also makes an appearance for the children.

    Location: Lee County Youth Center, 1010 E. Industry, Giddings TX 78942


    Contact: Giddings Chamber of Commerce 979-543-3455 or email giddingscofc@verizon.net

    • 28 Nov 2014
    • 29 Dec 2014
    • Camp Tejas 1038 PR 2191

    November 28-29 Friday and Saturday 5pm to 10pm
    December 5-6 Friday and Saturday evening 5pm to 10pm
    December 12-14 Friday, Saturday and Sunday evening 5pm to 10pm
    December 19-23 Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday 5pm to 10pm
    December 26-29 Friday, Saturday, Sunday, and Monday evenings 5pm to 10

    Lights of Tejas is our way of sharing the story of Christ with our local community and the guests we serve by transforming Tejas into a Christmas wonderland. Over one million Christmas lights help us tell the story of Christ in a family friendly environment. There are zip lines, climbing walls, inflatables, hayrides, a light maze, food, black light gaga ball, a Christmas tree forest, choirs, midway games and face painting. The main attraction of the evening is our lightshow on the lake. With the help of 250,000 lights we present the Gospel going through creation, the fall of man, the birth of Christ and redemption through Christ’s resurrection from the cross.

    Camp Tejas
    1038 PR 2191, Giddings, TX 78942
    979-366-2422                     camptejas@camptejas.org

    • 28 Nov 2014
    • 5:00 PM
    • 29 Dec 2014
    • 10:00 PM
    • Camp Tejas, 1038 PR 2191

    Lights of Tejas
    at Camp Tejas Nov-Dec 2015

    November 28-29 Friday and Saturday evening 5pm to 10pm
    December 5-6 Friday and Saturday evening 5pm to 10pm
    December 12-14 Friday, Saturday and Sunday evening 5pm to 10pm
    December 19-23 Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday 5pm to 10pm
    December 26-29 Friday, Saturday, Sunday, and Monday evenings 5pm to 10pm


    Visit their website for more information:

    www.camptejas.org

    Lights of Tejas is our way of sharing the story of Christ with our local community and the guests we serve. Beginning the Friday after Thanksgiving, Tejas gets transformed into a Christmas wonderland. Over one million Christmas lights help us tell the story of Christ in a family friendly environment.

    There are zip lines, climbing walls, inflatables, hayrides, a light maze, food, cookie decorating, ornament decorating,  a Christmas tree forest, choirs, midway games and face painting. The main attraction of the evening is our lightshow on the lake. With the help of 250,000 lights we present the Gospel going through creation, the fall of man, the birth of Christ and redemption through Christ’s resurrection from the cross.


    Camp Tejas
    1038 PR 2191
    Giddings, TX 78942
    979-366-2422
    • 02 Dec 2014
    • 7:00 PM
    • Methodist Church

    Giddings Study Club
    Annual Christmas Musical

    Tuesday, December 2, 2014
    at the Methodist Church
    starts at 7:00pm

    Performers will be talented Giddings locals. Refreshments served after the performance. Come join us!

    • 04 Dec 2014
    • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Railroad Museum, 289 W. Railroad

    Santa at the Depot
    December 4, 2014 (1st Thursday of December)

    Bring the whole family to visit Santa in Downtown Giddings while live Christmas music entertains the crowd and refreshments are provided.


    Time: 6:00pm-8:00pm
    Location: Railroad Museum, 289 W. Railroad, Giddings TX
    Contact: Giddings Chamber of Commerce            979-542-3455     giddingschamber@gmail.com

    • 01 Feb 2015
    • 6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
    • Lion's Den - FM 141 - Giddings
    Giddings Evening Lions Club and
    Combined Community Action

    present

    13th Annual Casino Nite Fundraiser
    at Lion's Den
    FM 141
    Giddings, Texas

    February 2015 TBA

    6:00pm - 11:30pm



      Price Includes Meal ~ Snacks ~ Drink ~ BYOB

    10,000 Gaming Tokens & Gaming Tables
    Silent Auction and Lots of Door Prizes
    Grand Prize Drawing


    Must be 21 or older to purchase tickets
    • 01 Mar 2015
    • 8:00 AM
    • Lee County Courthouse, Giddings
      4th Annual Emmett Hannes Memorial 5K Run/Walk
    March TBA 2015 at 8:00am
    Lee County Courthouse, Giddings
    See you on the courthouse steps!

    INFORMATION FROM 2014

    Prizes will be awarded to the top 3 runners and walkers, male and female, in the following age groups:
    10 & under
    11-15           35-39
    16-21           40-44
    22-29           45-49
    30-34            50-60
    and over 60

    $25 until 2/1/13 (tshirt guaranteed); $30 after 2/1/13 (tshirt while supplies last). 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.
    • 01 Apr 2015
    • American Legion Hall & Giddings Country Club
    5th Annual Beau Green Memorial Dance
    and Golf Tournament

    April 2015 TBA

    Beau Green Dance
    at American Legion Hall in Giddings
    8:00pm-12:00am
    Live auction and dance to live music

    Golf Tournament
    At the Giddings Country Club
    8:30am-1:00pm

    Shotgun Starts
    2 Man Scramble

    Longest Drive and Closest to the Pin Contests
    First and Second Place prizes for 3 flights
    Lots of fun!

    Proceeds from the Golf Tournament, Auctions and Dance are used to sustain a scholarship fund in memory of Beau "Diddle" Green for deserving students of Giddings and Lexington High Schools.

    For more information: Paula (Green) Otto (570) 778-1727
    Melissa Lira (979) 716-0622

    • 01 Apr 2015
    • Lee County Sheriff's Posse Arena, Hwy 290
    Riley Key 5D Scholarship Barrel Race
    April 2015 TBA
    Lee County Sheriff's Posse Arena, Hwy 290

    LAST YEARS 2014 INFORMATION BELOW

    Friday 5-10pm Exhibition Barrels

    Saturday 8-9:45am Exhibition Barrels
    10am  7/under barrels
    Youth 18/under 3D barrels
    5D open barrels

    Sunday  8-9:45am Exhibition barrels
    10am  7/under barrels
    Youth 18/under barrels
    5D open barrels

    Proceeds benefit the Riley Key Scholarship Fund.



    • 01 Apr 2015
    • 7:30 PM
    • Sheriff's Posse Rodeo Arena, Giddings
    Lee County Sheriff's Posse presents
    Rodeo Giddings 2015
    April dates TBA 7:30pm
    Sheriff's Posse Rodeo Arena

    LAST YEARS 2014 INFORMATION BELOW

    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, April 10 = Rodeo Slack 6:00pm
    Friday = CPRA Team Roping 9:00am
         Rodeo at 7:30pm
    Saturday = Royalty Coronation 6:00pm
         Rodeo at 7:30pm

    Kids mutton bustin for 6 and under
    $15 entry fee
    Call for information: Mark 979-542-3181
    • 14 May 2015
    • 16 May 2015
    • Lee County Fairgrounds, 2495 West Hwy 290, Giddings
    Lee County Fair & Charcoal Challenge BBQ
    May 14-16, 2015
    at the Lee County Fairgrounds on Hwy 290
    2495 West Hwy 290, Giddings TX


    Thursday May 14

    Admission to the fairgrounds is free! Special Carnival pricing on Thursday night.
    • The Mighty Thomas Carnival Opens Thursday Night - vouchers at the Chamber office until Wednesday, May 14th at noon. Armbands will only be available at the fairgrounds at regular price after Wednesday.

    Friday May 15

    Senior Citizens Day 10am to 4pm.  Free to all seniors age 64 and older.
    • Bingo, BBQ Lunch sponsored by LCRA, Oakland Manor Nursing Center, Giddings Residence & Rehabilitation, Music, Square Dancing, Vendor Booths, and information booths.

    • Central Texas Sounds - Friday on the Biergarten Stage

    • Live Music & Events TBA
    Saturday  May 16

    Parade, Armed Forces Day Celebration, Car Show
    • Lee County Fair Parade at Veteran's Park at 10:00am

    • Lee County Extension Agent - Competition Homemade Wine, Salsa & Pie, Arts & Crafts Contest too!

    • Music on the Biergarten Stage on Saturday afternoon from 2-6pm

    • Live Music to be announced
    • 04 Jul 2015
    • Fireman's Park, Hwy 290

    Firemen's July 4th Celebration and
    Lee County Sheriff's Posse Fury on the 4th
    July 4, 2015 at the Fireman's Park on Hwy 290

    The Lee County Sheriff's Posse and Giddings Volunteer Fire Department team up for a big 4th of July Celebration. It starts with music in the park, BBQ! and an auction to benefit the Fire Department. In the evening, the Sheriff's Posse will host Championship Bull Riding, including Mutton Bustin, followed by fireworks and a dance.


    • 01 Aug 2015
    • Landmark Event Center

    Chamber of Commerce Awards Banquet
    August, 2015 Date TBA
    at the Landmark Event Center
    289 N. Main street
    Social hour - 6pm
    Meal starts at 7pm
    Awards and recognitions - 7:30pm

    • 28 Aug 2015
    • 30 Aug 2015
    • Firemans Park, 2495 West Hwy 290

    Giddings Swap Meet
    August 28-30, 2015
    Last Weekend in August- Fri-Sun

    50 Acre Auto Swap Meet the last weekend in August. Set up: Big Rig Set Up Thursday.


    Location: Firemans Park, 2495 West Hwy 290, Giddings TX


    For information: Call Matt  512-581-2802   or  Robert:   512-581-2801


    Email:giddingsswapmeet@yahoo.com                                  http://www.giddingsswapmeet.com/

    • 10 Sep 2015
    • Giddings Public Library & Cultural Center

    10th Annual Texas Word Wrangler Festival
    "Celebrating Texas Authors"
    Kick Off Gala

    Thurs, September 10, 2015

    Giddings Public Library & Cultural Center

    276 N. Orange Street

    Giddings Public Library & Cultural Center and the Giddings Area Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce the 10th Annual Texas Word Wranglers Festival.

    On Thursday September 10th, during the day, the authors are invited to visit the Giddings Public Schools to talk to students about the writing process, ideas for stories, how a book is taken from the idea to the written page and much more.  

    Thursday evening a fundraising gala event is held to introduce the authors to the community. Tickets may be purchased at the Giddings Library.

    On Friday 11th, authors will have their same tables for the day to visit with the public and sell their books.

    For More Information Call 979-542-2716
    • 11 Sep 2015
    • Giddings Public Library & Cultural Center, 276 N. Orange

    Texas Word Wrangler Book Festival
    Friday, September 11, 2015 (2nd Friday)

    TWWF started in 2005, so Giddings could recognize and encourage the many talented authors in Texas. Authors come to meet the community, speak to the schools and sell and autograph their books.

    Location: Giddings Public Library & Cultural Center, 276 N. Orange, Giddings, Texas 78942
    Contact: 979-542-2716    

                  www.texaswordwrangler.com

    • 19 Sep 2015
    • Downtown at the Depot Complex, 289 W. Railroad
    Weird West Fest
    Saturday, September 19, 2015
    at the Depot Complex
    289 W. Railroad, Giddings TX

    Git yer gears to Giddings for the 2nd Annual Weird West Fest as steampunk takes over the downtown area including the Railroad Museum, Sterling Theatre, Chamber, Peanut Mill and Landmark Event Center.

    There will be lots of music, presentations, vendors, contests and special guests.

    Keep up to date on the latest by checking out their website:
    www.weirdwestfest.com

    The Weird West Fest is very proud to support Blue Skyes over Autism. they have a long association with this charity and admire their commitment. Blue Skyes over Autism raises funds that provide sponsorship for families to participate in Autism-related vacations and retreats.

Past events

28 Sep 2014 Texas Wendish Fest
27 Sep 2014 Women's Firearm Safety Class
26 Sep 2014 Annual Fish Fry
24 Sep 2014 See You at the Pole
22 Sep 2014 Balloon Release for Alzheimer's Awareness
18 Sep 2014 Free Child Safety Seat Checkup
18 Sep 2014 Refit Revolution
15 Sep 2014 Zone Meeting- District 2-S5, Zone 4-A
13 Sep 2014 Paige Founders Day
09 Sep 2014 PTO Meeting
08 Sep 2014 Circus Spectacular
07 Sep 2014 Free Family Fun Day-Tejas
31 Aug 2014 Holy Cross Warda Church Picnic
29 Aug 2014 Mexican Plate Fundraiser
25 Aug 2014 Opening Day - Lee County Youth Center
24 Aug 2014 Eagle Ford Shale Job Fair
23 Aug 2014 Split Second Piano Duo Concert
18 Aug 2014 Movies in the Park
16 Aug 2014 Deer & Wildlife Event at Tractor Supply
09 Aug 2014 34th Annual SLCVFD Barbecue
05 Aug 2014 Bonzo Crunch at the Giddings Public Library
24 Jul 2014 Seminar - Helping Others Express Generosity
27 Jun 2014 "Fabric of Our Lives" Quilt Show
23 Jun 2014 Author Chad Kent in Carmine
20 Jun 2014 Lee County Youth Center Summer Fundraiser
19 Jun 2014 Health Test Screening & Info
15 Jun 2014 Vacation Bible School
12 Jun 2014 Welcome Honored Guest-Dr. Gilbert
04 Jun 2014 Governor's Small Business Forum
25 May 2014 Homecoming Bazaar and Picnic
20 May 2014 Cooking School Road Show
20 May 2014 Tejas Health Care - Open House
10 May 2014 Relay For Life Car Wash
10 May 2014 Election Day
10 May 2014 Austin Golf Tournament
09 May 2014 Grand Opening of A Little of This...
09 May 2014 CrashFest and Racing Tour
29 Apr 2014 Meet & Greet with John Dowell
29 Apr 2014 BBQ on Bun
28 Apr 2014 Early Voting - Giddings
25 Apr 2014 Chamber Luncheon at Downtown Restaurant
24 Apr 2014 Candidate Meet & Greet
19 Apr 2014 Paige VFD Barbecue Chicken to Go!
15 Apr 2014 Meet & Greet - Chief Haril Walpole
12 Apr 2014 Spring Cleanup Day
11 Apr 2014 Fish Plates & Silent Auction
11 Apr 2014 Relay for Life Scrapbook Weekend
10 Apr 2014 Annual Fish Fry
09 Apr 2014 Go Blue for Kids Day
08 Apr 2014 Walk In Coffee
05 Apr 2014 Cowboys and Caviar
03 Apr 2014 Can Now - Eat Later
03 Apr 2014 Free Mental Health Seminar
31 Mar 2014 Keeping the Farm in the Family
30 Mar 2014 Country Gospel Jamboree
30 Mar 2014 "Because He First Loved Us" Easter Pageant
27 Mar 2014 Lee County Junior Livestock Show
20 Mar 2014 Business After Hours - Chamber Member Mixer
15 Mar 2014 Central Texas Equestrian Drill Team Competition
15 Mar 2014 Multi-Family Yard Sale
13 Mar 2014 The Proper Use of the Hotel Occupancy Tax - THLA
08 Mar 2014 Birthday Party at Lost Pines
02 Mar 2014 American Legion BBQ
01 Mar 2014 Lee County Swim Team Registration
28 Feb 2014 Republican Party of LC-Meet the Candidate
22 Feb 2014 Relay for Life Bake Sale
20 Feb 2014 Ribbon Cutting & Grand Opening - Burger King
12 Feb 2014 Business Networking Happy Hour
08 Feb 2014 Valentine's Sweetheart Dance - Giddings Noon Lions Club
08 Feb 2014 Meet & Greet the New Lee County Little League Board
04 Feb 2014 Chicken Spaghetti Luncheon - New Horizons Lions Club
27 Jan 2014 Railroad Safety Drivers Class at the Depot
25 Jan 2014 Dinner & Dance Gala
21 Dec 2013 Santa at Rattlers
19 Dec 2013 Edward Jones - Open House & Ribbon Cutting
19 Dec 2013 Ashley's Attic Open House
14 Dec 2013 Weird West Fest
14 Dec 2013 Blue Santa Wrapping Day
13 Dec 2013 Chamber Mixer at the Landmark
13 Dec 2013 Open House at First National Bank
12 Dec 2013 Christmas Band Concert
12 Dec 2013 Christmas Decorating Applications Deadline
12 Dec 2013 Pizza Hut's One Year Anniversary
11 Dec 2013 Open House at Classic Bank
11 Dec 2013 Open House at Round Top State Bank
06 Dec 2013 Grapevine Open House
01 Dec 2013 BBQ Chicken Fundraiser
23 Nov 2013 Sips N Sweets Coffee Tasting
13 Nov 2013 Unclaimed Property (Money) Search Event
11 Nov 2013 Veteran's Day Breakfast
09 Nov 2013 Gala Benefiting Family Crisis Center
08 Nov 2013 Chili Supper - Giddings Noon Lions
27 Oct 2013 Fall Festival - St Margaret's Catholic CHurch
26 Oct 2013 Martin Luther: A Man Who Changed the World
21 Oct 2013 Blinn Certifications in Giddings
21 Oct 2013 Early Voting
19 Oct 2013 Lexington Chocolate Lovers Festival
18 Oct 2013 Stew Supper Fundraiser
17 Oct 2013 Friends of the Depot Meeting
16 Oct 2013 Learn How to Protect Your Waterways
12 Oct 2013 Immanuel Lutheran School 5K Run/Walk
12 Oct 2013 Clean Up Day
12 Oct 2013 Monte Carlo Nite
05 Oct 2013 The Dixie Swim Club - Theater Performance
28 Sep 2013 Brain Power Fun Run
20 Sep 2013 Senior Adult Camp
08 Sep 2013 Music Festival at Grace Lutheran
24 Aug 2013 Denim & Diamonds
20 Aug 2013 Chamber of Commerce Banquet
10 Aug 2013 South Lee County Volunteer Fire Department 33rd Annual Barbecue
10 Aug 2013 Annual Barbecue -SLC Volunteer Fire Dept
10 Aug 2013 Back to School Giveaway-First Assembly of God
01 Aug 2013 Anniversary Sale at Gerline's Quilt Shoppe
25 Jul 2013 Summer Blood Drive
21 Jul 2013 BBQ Lunch & Bake Sale
21 Jul 2013 Fried Fish Dinner Fundraiser
19 Jul 2013 Lunch&Learn- Discover Your Entrepreneurial DNA
16 Jul 2013 Chamber Board of Directors Meeting
13 Jul 2013 Festival Hill - Closing Concert
11 Jul 2013 Rotary Club Golf Tournament
09 Jul 2013 LC Transportation Workshop: CARTS
06 Jul 2013 PBR Touring Pro Division Rodeo
04 Jul 2013 Fourth of July Celebration
02 Jul 2013 Lee County Farmers Market
20 Jun 2013 Lee County Health Fair
17 Jun 2013 Swimming Lessons
14 Jun 2013 Relay for Life
11 Jun 2013 Lunch&Learn- Discover Your Entrepreneurial DNA
08 Jun 2013 Relay for Life Fundraiser
08 Jun 2013 Car Wash & Bake Sale
29 May 2013 Register for Swimming Lessons
26 May 2013 Serbin Picnic
26 May 2013 St. Joseph's Church Picnic
23 May 2013 Band Concert
19 May 2013 German Fest in Deanville
14 May 2013 Lee County Farmers Market
11 May 2013 Car Wash
10 May 2013 Crawfish Boil
10 May 2013 Fried Fish Dinner
10 May 2013 Disaster Relief for West, Texas
02 May 2013 Lexington Homecoming
27 Apr 2013 An Evening with John Wayne
23 Apr 2013 BBQ on a Bun
18 Apr 2013 Growing a Consumer Desination Business with Passion
13 Apr 2013 Scholarship Barrel Race
09 Apr 2013 Martin Luther Walk-In Coffee
07 Apr 2013 Country Gospel Jamboree
07 Apr 2013 Open House for Schultz Homes & Land Real Estate
06 Apr 2013 Cowboys and Caviar
05 Apr 2013 BBQ Sandwich Fundraiser
28 Mar 2013 Bake Sale at First National
25 Mar 2013 Film Friendly Communities - Lunch&Learn
23 Mar 2013 Girlfriends Gone Wild
23 Mar 2013 Young Living Essential Oils Class
21 Mar 2013 Round Top Antiques Week
19 Mar 2013 "The Immune System and Essential Oils"
16 Mar 2013 Benefit Fundraiser for Jennifer Spitzenberger
15 Mar 2013 Chamber Luncheon - Steampunk speaker
15 Mar 2013 Lexington Spring Antique Show & Sale
14 Mar 2013 Blood Drive - Knights of Columbus
14 Mar 2013 Fish Fry
13 Mar 2013 One Year Celebration - Health & Beauty Head to Toe
08 Mar 2013 Spring Classic Calf Roping
07 Mar 2013 Chili Supper
05 Mar 2013 Lee County- Converge on the Capitol Day
03 Mar 2013 Chili Supper - St Paul Serbin School
03 Mar 2013 BBQ Chicken
03 Mar 2013 American Legion Barbecue
02 Mar 2013 Presentation of HonorVet House
26 Feb 2013 Lee County Relay for Life Kick-Off
25 Feb 2013 Skywarn Weather Training
25 Feb 2013 Lee County Youth Center Auction
23 Feb 2013 Motorcycle Madness
22 Feb 2013 Casino NIte Fundraiser
22 Feb 2013 Retirement Gathering for Capt Earl Pence
16 Feb 2013 Ducks Unlimited Banquet
15 Feb 2013 Chamber Luncheon
14 Feb 2013 Salon Tonic Grand Opening
12 Feb 2013 Walk In Coffee
09 Feb 2013 Valentine's Variety Show
05 Feb 2013 Chicken Spaghetti
02 Feb 2013 Lee County Little League Registration
01 Feb 2013 Welcome Reception for Tex Toler
27 Jan 2013 Domino Tournament at the Bullpen
26 Jan 2013 Lion Chili Cookoff
22 Jan 2013 St Mark's Grand Opening
18 Jan 2013 Chamber Business Luncheon
15 Jan 2013 Emergency Preparedness Meeting
04 Jan 2013 Domino Tournament
31 Dec 2012 26th Annual New Year's Eve Gala
19 Dec 2012 Christmas Open House- Insurance Network
18 Dec 2012 Fall Quilt Raffle
16 Dec 2012 "God So Loved the World" Pageant
14 Dec 2012 Carolers at City Hall
13 Dec 2012 Chili Supper, Auction and Concert
12 Dec 2012 Holiday Trunk Show at the Depot
12 Dec 2012 Christmas Open House - Classic Bank
11 Dec 2012 Open House - Giddings Physical Therapy
09 Dec 2012 Festival of Carols
08 Dec 2012 Story Time with Santa
08 Dec 2012 Breakfast with Santa
07 Dec 2012 Library Open House
07 Dec 2012 Open House - Citizen's National Bank
06 Dec 2012 Christmasfest
06 Dec 2012 Santa at 290 Grind
06 Dec 2012 Annual Stew Supper
06 Dec 2012 Blood Drive
05 Dec 2012 Open House - Round Top Bank
04 Dec 2012 28th Annual Christmas Musical
02 Dec 2012 BBQ Chicken Fundraiser
01 Dec 2012 Ledbetter's Christmas Lane of Lights
01 Dec 2012 Festival of Trees & More
01 Dec 2012 Annual Stew Supper & Auction
01 Dec 2012 Lights of Tejas
01 Dec 2012 Blue Santa Fund Raiser
01 Dec 2012 Lee County Dribblers Registration
01 Dec 2012 Open 5D Barrel Race
22 Nov 2012 Community Thanksgiving Dinner
18 Nov 2012 Fried Chicken Dinner
17 Nov 2012 "The Gospel Stars" of Austin
17 Nov 2012 Lee County Dribblers Registration
16 Nov 2012 Trunk Show at Texas Boot
15 Nov 2012 Walk to Cure Diabetes
14 Nov 2012 Holiday Open House at Whistle Stop
06 Nov 2012 Broom & Mop Sale
05 Nov 2012 Pecans for Sale
03 Nov 2012 Lee County Dribblers Registration
02 Nov 2012 Chili Supper - Giddings Noon Lions
02 Nov 2012 Chamber Networking Luncheon
31 Oct 2012 Immanuel Lutheran Fall Festival
31 Oct 2012 Fall Festival
28 Oct 2012 Fall Festival at St. Margaret's
27 Oct 2012 Halloween Party
27 Oct 2012 Hallowe'en Event
27 Oct 2012 Kids Halloween Party
23 Oct 2012 Root Beer Floats & Collectable Trains
22 Oct 2012 Early Voting
20 Oct 2012 Chamber Orchestra - Kremlin
20 Oct 2012 Hamburger Fundraiser
20 Oct 2012 Chocolate Lover's Festival
18 Oct 2012 Lifeline Health Screening
16 Oct 2012 Chicken Spaghetti Luncheon
09 Oct 2012 The Pink Ribbon Affair
06 Oct 2012 Tough Mudder
05 Oct 2012 Dime Box Mini Marathon & Black Bridge Festival
04 Oct 2012 Blood Drive for Cody Schultz
02 Oct 2012 29th National Night Out
22 Sep 2012 Brain Power 5K & 10K Fun Run
20 Sep 2012 7th Annual Golf Tournament - Rotary Club
18 Sep 2012 Discussion About Memory Loss
16 Sep 2012 Bull Ball in the Fall
14 Sep 2012 Festival Hill - Art of the American Quilter
11 Sep 2012 GVFD First Annual Golf Tournament
08 Sep 2012 Festival Hill - Invitation to the Dance
08 Sep 2012 From Writer to Author (Writing Seminar)
08 Sep 2012 TJJD Job Fair
06 Sep 2012 WMA Hunting Informative Meeting
26 Aug 2012 Organ Dedication at Grace Lutheran
25 Aug 2012 Festival Hill - Robert Hildago Concert
18 Aug 2012 Lincoln VFD Picnic
14 Aug 2012 Chamber of Commerce Banquet
13 Aug 2012 Food Protection Management Training
11 Aug 2012 Fire Department BBQ
10 Aug 2012 Fun Night at American Legion Hall
07 Aug 2012 Grand Opening-Texas Disposal Systems
02 Aug 2012 Landmark Event Center - Grand Opening
28 Jul 2012 Booster Club Golf Tournament
27 Jul 2012 Heart of the Tin Trunk
26 Jul 2012 Community Blood Drive
14 Jul 2012 Round Top Music Festival
14 Jul 2012 Lions Club Golf Tournament
07 Jul 2012 Championship Bull Riding & Josh Abbott Band
07 Jul 2012 Round Top Music Festival
05 Jul 2012 KasperTonn's Ribbon Cutting
30 Jun 2012 Beef, Pork & Chicken Benefit
29 Jun 2012 Keeping America in Stitches Quilt Show
21 Jun 2012 Grand Opening Lost Pines Toyota
20 Jun 2012 Lost Pines Toyota Ribbon Cutting
18 Jun 2012 Meet & Greet the Nails Creek Staff/Partners
13 Jun 2012 Summer Reading Program
12 Jun 2012 Constant Contact Workshop
08 Jun 2012 Bubba Morgan Band at the Bullpen
08 Jun 2012 Clayton Adams at Harv's Hideout
08 Jun 2012 Relay for Life of Lee County
07 Jun 2012 Clowns take Reading Seriously
04 Jun 2012 Youth Center Open House
27 May 2012 Homecoming Bazaar & Picnic
27 May 2012 Serbin Picnic
26 May 2012 Hamburger Cook Out
25 May 2012 BBQ on a Bun
23 May 2012 Learn How to Put State Funding Mechanisms to Work in Your Community
23 May 2012 Learn How to Put State Funding Mechanisms to Work in Your Community
23 May 2012 Learn How to Put State Funding Mechanisms to Work in Your Community
21 May 2012 Lunch with Congressman Michael T. McCaul
09 May 2012 St Mark's Flatonia Clinic - Open House
08 May 2012 Hamburger Lunch to Go
07 May 2012 City Council Meeting
05 May 2012 Bake & Garage Sale
01 May 2012 Ribbon Cutting - Randy's Golf Carts
28 Apr 2012 Crawfish Boil at Harv's Hideout
28 Apr 2012 Women's Firearm Safety Class
24 Apr 2012 Water for Central Texas – Solving the Problem
19 Apr 2012 Workshop with CEUs
15 Apr 2012 “OVIEDO DODGE ROPE FOR THE SADDLE” SERIES TEAM ROPING
14 Apr 2012 Fish Fry - Texas Baptist Men of FBC
01 Apr 2012 “OVIEDO DODGE ROPE FOR THE SADDLE” SERIES TEAM ROPING
31 Mar 2012 Hot Dog Lunch
29 Mar 2012 Walk in Coffee - Welcome Ricky Jorgensen
29 Mar 2012 Marketing Your Business through Social Media: Facebook, Twitter
22 Mar 2012 Cakes for Sale - Lee County Jr Livestock Show
22 Mar 2012 Take a Break from the Grind
10 Mar 2012 8th Guitar Festival at Round Top
04 Mar 2012 “OVIEDO DODGE ROPE FOR THE SADDLE” SERIES TEAM ROPING
02 Mar 2012 Texas A & M Singing Cadets
01 Mar 2012 Chris Meister - J Gordon Reilley Book
25 Feb 2012 Beethoven Brahms Debussy
19 Feb 2012 BBQ Lunch to Help Boy Scouts
12 Feb 2012 2nd Anniversary Celebration
11 Feb 2012 Brighten Up Lee County Youth Center
09 Feb 2012 Brighten Up Lee County Youth Center
09 Feb 2012 Ribbon Cutting at Lee County Recycling

Giddings Area Chamber of Commerce

289 W. Railroad  -  Giddings, TX 78942  - Phone: (979) 542-3455  -  Email: Giddingscofc@verizon.net

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