Sunday, January 29, 2012

Washington County Courthouse

Washington County Courthouse, built in 1939.
Washington County has had 6 courthouses 
and 4 of them were located in Brenham, Texas.
This one is modern style with white limestone and Art Deco grill work above the doors.
This courthouse is at the center of Brenham in the historic downtown.

Thursday, January 26, 2012

What is on at the Unity Theatre?

February 9-26, 2012

Here is an historical and eloquent study of the greatest allied ace of the"Great War".  With music and poignancy Billy tells his own story as a failing student, accident prone cavalryman, and poor pilot who finds his glory in the sky and 
becomes the first Canadian to receive the Military Cross, 
Victoria Cross, and 
Distinguished Service Medal.

tickets $25.00
You can enhance your stay by adding tickets
 when you book your room at The Brenham House 
or call 979 251-9947 and we will be glad to secure your tickets for you.

Wednesday, January 25, 2012

What is happening at the Copper Shade Tree?

While you are staying with us you may want to check out the Copper Shade Tree.  
It is located in Round Top, Texas.  That is just a 12 minute drive from us. 

February 4th thru March 4th
The Art in Fiber 

Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Friendship Quilt Guild to Host Show

Quilting is back and has really become popular again!
Friendship Quilt Guild 
to host biennial quit show
 February 3-4, 2012
Fireman's Training Center, 1101 Hwy.290 W.
Brenham, Texas
Feb. 3rd  10-5:00 P.M.
Feb. 4th  10-4:00P.M.
admission $5.00
The event includes a juried quilt show and antique quilts display.  
Quilts will be available for purchase.
Scissors sharpening will be available, and a boutique as
well as vendors.

Sunday, January 15, 2012

Great Success At the Brenham Uptown Swirl

What a great turnout for the Brenham Uptown Swirl yesterday!

Looks like it will be a regular event.  Saw many of my friends out and about downtown as well as our guests staying with us at The Brenham House.

We will keep you posted for the next great event!

Saturday, January 14, 2012

See you at the Brenham Uptown Swirl

What a glorious day!  
The sun is shining and it is just beautiful outside. 
 January 14, 2012 and our first Uptown Swirl.

We have a full house tonight and tomorrow night.  Our guest have yet to arrive, but will be here in time to start the wine tasting in historic downtown.

All of the stores, eateries, and the visitor's center are getting ready for greet all of our guests to downtown and are ready for the sampling to begin.  Texas as well as international wines will be available for tasting.
We have already purchased our wine glasses and are excited about getting downtown to see all of our friends!
You may want to make reservations at Volare for dinner tonight

I know they have already sold out of the glasses and will be selling another type wine glass to those who did not buy their tickets ahead of time.
Go to the gazebo on Alamo Street at the courthouse to begin.
We wii see you down there!

Friday, January 6, 2012

Uptown Swirl Dinner at The Funky Art Cafe

Uptown Swirl Dinner
At The Funky Art Cafe
Saturday, January 14, 2012
serving 6 until 7:30 by reservation only!
Guests are welcomed to bring their own wind to the dinner.
Mixed Greens with Sundried Tomatoes, shredded Parmesan, Sunflower Seeds, and Kalamata Olives: dressed with a Pinot Noir Dressing
Boeuf Bourguignon
made with beef certified angus beef tenderloin:  served over 
Buttermilk Mashed Potatoes
Fresh Baked French Rosemary Sourdough Bread
Chocolate Red Wine Cake with Raspberry Coulis and Whipped Cream
As our Uptown Swirl gift to you....
a complimentary glass of  Prosecco will be served with dessert!

$25.00 per guest, not including tax or gratuity

For reservations call 979 836-5220
Seating is limited.