Selected Community Events


Grimes County Go Texan Weekend

Jan 25, 2013 - Jan 27, 2013 see below

see below
Friday, Janaury 25, 2013- Chicken Fried Steak Dinner - catered by Wayne Fread will start at 6:00 p.m. - cost for the dinner and dance is $15.00. Live Auction will follow the dinner at 7:00 p.m. - proceeds benefit youth scholarships for Grimes County Youth - youth that attend any of the Grimes County schools, even if they live outside Grimes County. The music for Friday night will be provided by Jeff Woolsey and the Dance Hall Kings. The dance will be 8:30 to 12:00 a.m.

Activities on Saturday, Janaury 26, 2013 include horse shoe and washer toss, Chili judging, and dance provided by Desert Roads Band - 9:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m.

Sunday, January 27, 2013 will be the judging of Brisket, Ribs, and Chicken and Open Brisket with winners being announced immediately following the judging.

There will be a carnival, food vendors, craft vendors, petting zoo, and other activities throughout the day Saturday and Sunday.

Cost for Friday night dinner and dance is $15.00 - dance only is $5.00.
Tickets can be obtained from any of the Go Texan Committee Members.

Cost of the dance on Saturday night is $5.00.

There is no cost to the public for the activities during the day.

We hope everyone will come and join in the fun of the annual Grimes County Go Texan weekend, sponsored by the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo.
Stacey at 936-825-2843 or Michele at 979-779-9378