Family Friendly Events & Things to Do


 
Things to See & Do
All Year
Things to See & Do in Fayetteville and the Fayetteville Area. Stay in Fayetteville s Hotel BnBs Lodges.  Enjoy family friendly events, antiques, bike, fish, museums, camp, art, history. Plan a reunion, wedding, retreat.
Be our Guest at one of our Family Friendly Events or Venues. Plan your Reunions Weddings around it.  Go to www.StayInFayetteville.com to see our Hotel BnB Lodging options. Fayetteville is Centrally located and quietly situated.

See & Do Fayetteville & Area
123 N Washington
979-378-4021

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St. Mary's Church Feast
August 27
St. Mary's Parish at Ellinger, Texas will be having its 67th Annual Bazaar and Feast on Sunday, August 27, 2017 at the Ellinger Chamber of Commerce Community Center. The day will begin with Mass at 8:00 A.M. at St. Mary's Catholic Church located 2 miles east of Ellinger off of FM 2503. Beginning at 11 AM a delicious Fried Chicken and Sausage dinner with all the trimmings will be served. Adult plates will be $10.00; children's plates $5.00. Adult plate Drive-Thru will be available starting at 11 AM. The Holub Polka Band will provide music from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm. Other entertainment throughout the day includes a Raffle featuring 32 prizes with the top prize being a $5,000 VISA Gift Card. Other prizes include a $1,000 Visa Gift Card and eight-$500 Visa Gift Cards, plus several other Visa Gift Cards and prizes. There will also be a Country Store/Surprise Package Booth, Cake/Plant Wheel and Silent Auction. The highlight of the afternoon is the Auction which begins at 1:00 P.M.  There will also be lots of pastries and kolaches available as well as plenty of ice-cold refreshments throughout the afternoon.

Ellinger Chamber
8 A.M.
104 W. Colorado Sky
979-378-2277
$10/$5

Annual Labor Day Feast
Sunday Sept 3
Annual Labor Day Feast at St. John The Baptist Catholic Church.  10 A.M. Mass with Polka Music.  Meal served inside Air-Conditioned Hall 10:30 A.M. 'til 1:30 P.M. with Music by the Lost Cause Band DJ Services.  Plates To Go and Drive Thru Line Served From 10:30 A.M.-1:00 P.M. BBQ Dinner Beef Pork Sausage.  Meal Tickets $10 Adult $5 Children under 12.  Beef and sausage Sandwiches Served at 2:30 P.M. Kolaches and Pastries.  Country Auction 1:30 P.M. Country Store, Silent Auction, Plant Wheel, Cake Walk, Children's Games Hot Dogs Sno Cones.  2 P.M. Bingo!  Live Music under the pavilion starting at 11 A.M. by Larry Sodek and local Parish Musicians.  FREE DANCE after the Auction until 10 PM with music by The Lost Cause Bank.

St. John The Baptist Catholic Church
10 A.M.
301 Bell Street
(979) 378-2277
$10/$5

Antiques on the Square
Sept 15-25
Antiques on the Square - Show opens Friday September 15 and ends with the Auction on Monday September 25.  Open 9am-9pm.  Antique Auction by Teel Services September 25 starting at 6pm. Packing Up Sale starting 8:30 am on Tuesday September 26 and until we are packed up!  Contact Lisa at (318) 465-1603 OR email for more information. Free parking. Be our Guest at one of these Family Friendly Events. Plan your Reunions Weddings around it.  Go to www.StayInFayetteville.com to see our Hotel BnB Lodging options.

Historic Town Square
9 am-9 pm
112 N Washington St
318-465-1603
Free

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LICKSKILLET DAYS

One of Fayetteville's Many Family Friendly Events

LICKSKILLET DAYS
October 21 & 22
LICKSKILLET DAYS - Saturday and Sunday.  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.  Be our Guest at one of these Family Friendly Events. Plan your Reunions Weddings around it.  Go to www.StayInFayetteville.com to see our Hotel BnB Lodging options.

See & Do Fayetteville
9 am-12 pm/4pm
112 N Washington St, Fayetteville
979-877-5290
FREE

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Fall Antiques Weeks
September-October
Fall Antiques Weeks is coming up. Look Ahead and Book Ahead.   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! Be our Guest at one of Fayetteville's Family Friendly Events. Plan your Reunions Weddings around it.  Go to www.StayInFayetteville.com to see our Hotel BnB Lodging options.

Book Ahead!
979-877-5290
FREE

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Lake Fayette
Year Round
Lake Fayette - Located four miles west of Fayetteville on Hwy 159, Fayette Lake boasts fabulous bass fishing. The Lake is accessed by two parks: Park Prairie has paved parking, restrooms, boat ramp, camping sites, fishing pier, boat docks, swimming area and picnic sites. Oak Thicket Park has paved camping sites with RV hookups and water, restrooms, boat ramp, fishing pier, nature trails and a pavilion. Be our Guest at one of these Family Friendly Venues. Plan your Reunions Weddings around it.  Go to www.StayInFayetteville.com to see our Hotel BnB Lodging and Camping options. Fayetteville is Centrally located and quietly situated.

See & Do Fayetteville
4819 W. State Highway 159
(979) 249-3344
FEES

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ARTS Gallery
Tuesday-Saturday
ARTS The mission of Arts for Rural Texas (ARTS) is to heighten the visual and performing arts experience in our rural communities with an emphasis on providing educational opportunities for children. Gallery exhibits benefit Arts for Rural Texas.  Classes for children and adults offered all year.  Open Tuesday - Saturday 10 am - 3 pm

See & Do Fayetteville
10 am-3 pm
114 N Live Oak
(979) 378-2113
FREE

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Artists Vault Gallery
Monday-Friday
THE ARTIST'S VAULT GALLERY - is a unique venue, situated in the Old Bank Building on historic town square. Exhibits showcase local talent as well as guest artists. Come stroll through the old bank to see what is on display on the walls and in the old vaults. This is a Family Friendly Event. Plan a Reunion.  Stay at Fatetteville's Hotels BnBs Lodging.

Historic Town Square
10 am-3 pm
123 N Washington
979-378-2221
FREE

The Lone Star Gallery
Saturday & 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. Be our Guest at one of these Family Friendly Events. Plan your Reunions Weddings around it.  Go to www.StayInFayetteville.com to see our Hotel BnB Lodging options.

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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Fayetteville Museum
Saturdays & By Appt
Fayetteville Area Heritage Museum - History of the Fayetteville Area is on display at the Fayetteville Area Heritage Museum. The Museum is the home of the Teddy Schultz Model Trains and Railroad Collection and many other artifacts of the good ol' days including the historic altar from the original St. John's Catholic Church (removed for rebuilding in 1969), the pipe organ from St. Mary's Catholic Church, pre-historic bones & arrowheads, a cotton gin, the Dawn Theater's movie projector, a fire engine pump, farm equipment and even a restored 1965 Chevy Bellaire. Memorabilia from the Baca Band is also displayed as well as that from numerous local schools, civic organizations, elected officials, etc. Located on the Square of Historic Fayetteville. Open by appointment-Tours Welcome. Always open 3rd weekend of October during Lickskillet Weekend and by appointment

See & Do Fayetteville
11 am -2 pm
119 North Washington Street
979-877-5290
FREE

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Joe's Place
Wednesday-Sunday
Joe's Place Restaurant and Spirits (and catering) is located on Historic Town Square in what was, at various times, a confectionery, a doctor's office, and a saloon. This charming hangout on Fayetteville's historic square doles out a plate-size chicken-fried steak with a toasty crust and a peppery cream gravy. The fried sweet potato chips aren't too sweet, and fresh green beans sauteed with bacon and onions remind us of Sunday supper at Grandma's. No matter where you're from, you'll enjoy genuine Southern hospitality. One of the 40 Best Small-Town Cafes TEXAS MONTHLY. WE HAVE A FULL BAR! We also do catering! Open Wed 11am-3pm Thur-Sat 11am-9:30pm -Sun 10am-3pm.

Eat & Drink Fayetteville
120 N Live Oak St
(979) 378-9035

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Orsak's Cafe
Open Every Day
Orsak's Cafe and Catering  is located on the Historic Fayetteville Square. Stop in for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Have a sweet tooth? We have the cure...try our homemade desserts and Blue Bell Ice Cream. You will be glad you did! Hot outside? Need a cold drink? Cold front coming in? Need a warm drink? Stop in for drinks for that changing Texas weather. We love our customers and they love us..."Can't beat their lunch specials." "Best burgers ever." "Delicious homemade desserts." "Great home-cooking with great service and good prices." Come on in! Open Sun-Thurs 8 am - 9:30 pm Fri-Sat 8 am - 10 pm. Photo Rene Gomez

Eat & Drink Fayetteville
8 am-9:30 pm/10 pm
121 W Fayette St.
(979) 378-2719

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Jerry's General Store
Open Every Day
Jerry's General Store - Passing through Fayetteville and wonder where to pick up a quick snack and drink? Staying in the area a while and need to go grocery shopping? Need a snack? Have to fix something quick? Forget your tackle? Go where the locals go...Jerry's General Story has it all. If Jerry's doesn't have it, you don't need it!   Open Mon-Sat 7:30 am - 6 pm Sunday 9 am -1 pm. 

Stop & Shop Fayetteville
7:30 am - 6 pm/1 pm
128 N. Live Oak
(979) 378-2111

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Country Glam
Thursday-Sunday
COUNTRY GLAM ANTIQUES AND TREASURES - is located on one of the corners overlooking Historic Fayetteville Square. Are you looking for something a little different? Try browsing through Country Glam's collection of new and used, resale and consignment items. You'll find everything and the kitchen sink there. Useful items, fun items, whimsical items, educational items, recreational items, household items, and even hidden antiques (if you know what you are looking for) are waiting to be found and brought home by you to their new home.

Historic Town Square
115 W Fayette
979-378-2719

Yesterday's Past
Thursday-Saturday
Yesterday's Past Antiques - Yesterday's Past has a fine offering of antiques and sundries. Come in often - we update and stock our antiques frequently. Stop in - Look around - Treat yourself If you are looking for a unique item for that special occasion, Yesterday's Past also carries cards, gifts, and so much more! We are located on the Historic Fayetteville Square. Come in and Treat Yourself! Open Sunday by appointment. CALL FOR HOLIDAY HOURS.

Historic Town Square
112 N Live Oak
979-378-4273

Fayetteville Bank/ATM
Monday-Saturday
Fayetteville Bank presently offers a wide variety of products to make banking easier and more convenient for our customers. We offer 24-hour telephone banking, 24 Hour ATMs at all of our locations, Internet Banking, Mobile Banking, Mobile Deposit, MasterCard Debit Cards, and a wide assortment of checking, savings and loan products. We also offer convenient banking hours at all of our locations in Fayetteville, Schulenburg and La Grange!

Historic Town Square ATM
107 West Fayette Street
979-378-4261

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Fayetteville Picking Park
2nd Saturday
Fayetteville Picking Park - Acoustic Jamming on the Square. The Jams are held on the courthouse square in Fayetteville, Texas on the second Saturday of every month. Acoustic jamming is welcome in the Park day and night. Go to our website to sign up to receive email notifications of future events. Fayetteville is a nice little old Texas town of less than 300 people with the old courthouse on the square along with good restaurants, a great Museum, and some good shopping too. You'll want to come back.

See & Do Fayetteville
Day Night
112 N Washington St, Fayetteville
512-914-6640
FREE

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Festival Hill
June-December
Round Top Festival Institute is an internationally acclaimed, European-styled music festival for aspiring young musicians and distinguished faculty. See our website for dates and times.

See & Do Round Top
248 Jaster Road
(979) 249-3129
VAIRIES

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Chamber Music
Spring & Fall
Fayetteville Chamber Music - Presenting concerts of chamber music during which the audience sits near the musicians and experiences the music close-up. World-class musicians from New York, Hungary, Poland, Houston and Austin perform in the Moravian Room at the Country Place Hotel in locations in and around Fayetteville.  See website for more details.  This is a Family Friendly Event. Plan a Reunion.  Stay at Fatetteville's Hotels BnBs Lodging.

http://www.fayettevillemusic.org/index.html
201 N Washington
713-818-9766

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Weddings & Events
All Year
Country Weddings Events Reunions & Retreats - Enjoy family friendly events, like antique shopping, biking, fishing, museum visits, camping, enjoying art and history.  Come to one of our many Family Friendly Events and enjoy small town Texas. Plan a reunion, wedding, or retreat. Be our Guest.  Go to www.StayInFayetteville.com to see our Hotel BnB Lodging options.

Plan Your Event
979-877-5290

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Fayette County & Area Events
On Going Events
Things to Do in Fayette County 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.  Be our Guest at one of these Family Friendly Events. Plan your Reunions Weddings around it.  Go to www.StayInFayetteville.com to see our Hotel BnB Lodging options.

Fayette County & Area Events
Day & Night
979-378-4021

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STAY IN FAYETTEVILLE
Unique Settings
Stay in Fayetteville & Play in Fayette County From Rustic to Romantic, we've got you covered.  Something to suit everyone.  Stay in Fayetteville's Hotel BnBs Lodges.  Enjoy family friendly events, antiques, bike, fish, museums, camp, art, history. Plan a reunion, wedding, retreat.  Be our Guest at one of Fayetteville's Family Friendly Events. Plan your Reunions Weddings around it. Go to www.StayInFayetteville.com to see our Hotel BnB Lodging options.

Stay With Us
Fayetteville Area
979-877-5290

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LOOK AHEAD & BOOK AHEAD More Family Friendly Events & Things to Do


 
SPRING & 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! Be our Guest at one of Fayetteville's Family Friendly Events. Plan your Reunions Weddings around it.  Go to www.StayInFayetteville.com to see our Hotel BnB Lodging options.
SPRING & FALL ANTIQUES ON THE SQUARE ~ ON SITE AUCTION ~FAYETTEVILLE
Antiques Auction by Teel Services.  Packing Up Sale starting 8:30 am on last day and until we are packed up!  Contact Lisa at (318) 465-1603 OR email for more information and dates. Be our Guest at one of Fayetteville's Family Friendly Events. Plan your Reunions Weddings around it.  Go to www.StayInFayetteville.com to see our Hotel BnB Lodging options.
FAYETTEVILLE PICKING PARK ~ Every 2nd Saturday of each month January-November ~ Acoustic Bluegrass Music On Fayettevillle's Historic Town Square ~ Be our Guest at one of Fayetteville's Family Friendly Events. Plan your Reunions Weddings around it.  Go to www.StayInFayetteville.com to see our Hotel BnB Lodging options.
ARTWALK ~ First full weekend of May ~ Juried artshow featuring over 60 artists. Be our Guest at one of Fayetteville's Family Friendly Events. Plan your Reunions Weddings around it.  Go to www.StayInFayetteville.com to see our Hotel BnB Lodging options.
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. Be our Guest at one of Fayetteville's Family Friendly Events. Plan your Reunions Weddings around it.  Go to www.StayInFayetteville.com to see our Hotel BnB Lodging options.
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.  Be our Guest at one of Fayetteville's Family Friendly Events. Plan your Reunions Weddings around it.  Go to www.StayInFayetteville.com to see our Hotel BnB Lodging options.
LICKSKILLET DAYS ~ Saturday and Sunday of the third full weekend in October ~ On Fayetteville's Historic Town Square ~ Vendors, Food, Cold Drinks, Street Dance. Be our Guest at one of Fayetteville's Family Friendly Events. Plan your Reunions Weddings around it.  Go to www.StayInFayetteville.com to see our Hotel BnB Lodging options.
LICKSKILLET PARADE ~ Sunday of the third full weekend in October ~ For information call Liz Cubage at 979-378-4021. Be our Guest at one of Fayetteville's Family Friendly Events. Plan your Reunions Weddings around it.  Go to www.StayInFayetteville.com to see our Hotel BnB Lodging options.
HARVESTFEST ~ First Saturday in November ~ For more information see our Website. Be our Guest at one of Fayetteville's Family Friendly Events. Plan your Reunions Weddings around it.  Go to www.StayInFayetteville.com to see our Hotel BnB Lodging options.
COUNTRY 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. Be our Guest at one of Fayetteville's Family Friendly Events. Plan your Reunions Weddings around it.  Go to www.StayInFayetteville.com to see our Hotel BnB Lodging options.
COUNTRY CHRISTMAS  ~ Second Saturday in December 10 am-8pm ~ Featuring Arts and Crafts Vendors~Santa.  For information call Liz Cubage at 979-378-4021. Be our Guest at one of Fayetteville's Family Friendly Events. Plan your Reunions Weddings around it.  Go to www.StayInFayetteville.com to see our Hotel BnB Lodging options.
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