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The Local Market at Lake Walk
Bringing a neighborhood artisan market to the community; Because life is in the details. The Local is a shopping experience, where local and regional makers and farmers come together in a curated place to showcase and sell their products to the community. #TheLocalTX
Their goal is to host a weekly market featuring a unique mix of aesthetically pleasing products from local foods to local handmade artisan products.
October 3 | 10 | 17 | 24 November 7 | 14 | 21 December 5 | 12 | 19
Meet Some of the Vendors:
Thomas Brothers Candle Co. , The Creator's Workshop, Jimmy Bobby's Sausage Co., Bolton Works Plants & Herbs, Great Harvest Bread Co., Steel City Pops, Pain Train Salsa, Urban Dog Barkery, Wild House, The Birch Tree, Brenham Kitchens, Usborne Books with Sam, The Humble Life , Royers Pie Haven, Ketchup If U Can Inc., Trinidad Leather, BCS Chicken, Follow Your Heart Boutique, Harvest Moon Canning Co., Brawley's Food, LLC, Granny's Garden & Grass-Fed Beef, Jammin' Granny, Pickle Your Fancy, Keeping It Simple Soaps & More, Nickerson Farms, Aquatic Greens Farm
7D Ranch Texas 1st Annual Pumpkin Patch
The 7D Ranch Texas 1st Annual Pumpkin Patch Event is a family-friendly event where children of all ages can enjoy. Multiple activities including Live Music and Cowboy Gun Fight Shows are ongoing throughout the day, allowing families to tailor their experience at the ranch. We have hundreds of pumpkins of all sizes that will be available for purchase.
- Open every Saturday and Sunday From October 21st – November 12th 2017.
- Saturdays 4 p.m.-10 p.m. Sundays Noon – 6 p.m.
ADMISSION – PURCHASE ONCE COME ALL 8 DAYS:
- 2 and under – FREE
- 3 to 12 – $7
- 13 and up – $15
Join the Brazos Valley Museum of Natural History for an Owl-O-Ween Festival for all ages from 5:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. on Friday, October 20th! Admission to Owl-O-Ween is free; carnival games cost one or more tickets, and can be purchased for a dollar each at the Museum.
The spook-tacular event includes educational booths, face painting, crafts, carnival games, (including Treat Walk, and Monster Fishing) and live Halloween animals! Come visit with the Reptile Hospice & Sanctuary, The Texas A&M Biology Department, & Urban Interface & enjoy displays featuring iconic Halloween animals. Festival participants will be entertained by “Scarlet”, a red Argentine Tegu lizard, monitors, pythons, and more from the Reptile Sanctuary and owls from The Urban Interface.
Older children can have a hoot of a time with the haunted woods tour. Haunted forest tours will be led in the Carter Creek Nature Trail by the Texas A&M Zoological Society. A haunted tunnel and other activities for younger audiences will also be available inside.
All ages are invited to come in costume for a chance to win trophies in the following categories: scariest; cutest; most unique; best child; best adult; and best group. Awards will be announced at 7 p.m.
Visitors are encouraged to view museum exhibits, and participate in all the fun while learning about Halloween animals and Halloween safety.
The Brazos Valley Museum of Natural History is open to visitors Tuesday-Saturday
10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Regular admission fees: adults $5; seniors/students/children $4; children 3 and under are free. To learn more about this and other Museum events, activities and exhibitions call 979-776-2195, visit their website at www.brazosvalleymuseum.org, or follow them on Facebook.
Brazos Valley Fair and Rodeo 2017
Brazos Valley Fair & Rodeo 2017 - partnering with Texas craftsman, raising money for Hurricane Harvey relief. October 20 -22, 2017, starting at 4 pm. Mutton Bustin, Carnival, Livestock, Concerts, Volunteers! Have a future cowboy or cowgirl in your house? The AgLand Kids Barn offers pony rides, a petting zoo, and interactive farm activities for youth of all ages! Don't forget to snap that special photo and post it here!
Parade of Homes 2017
Support our local builders and sub-contractors. Enjoy touring homes in the Brazos Valley this weekend. Visit the Eagle, gbvbuilders.org , social media & our new Parade Craze App for more information!