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Fun Getaway to Brenham Texas

January 10th, 2019 by Susan Lopez

Fun Getaway to Brenham Texas

Fun Getaway to Brenham Texas

Looking for a Fun Getaway to Brenham Texas in January or February?  Valentines is always a great getaway to Brenham.  Plan your stay with Brenham House Bed and Breakfast for your romantic weekend.  Get up to a wonderful breakfast prepared for you each morning.  Book two nights, February 14,15,16,or 17, 2019 and we will have Chocolate Strawberries waiting for you!  The downtown has wonderful restaurants for that special dinner.  96 West, Volare Italian Restaurant, Las Americas, BT Longhorn Saloon, Brenham Grill, Los Cabos Mexican Restaurant are great for that special dinner.  For lunch you may want to try Must Be Heaven, Smitty’s Cafe, South Park Coffeehouse and Cafe, Yumm’s, Funky Art Cafe, and Roux Street all located in the downtown.

Fun Getaway to Brenham Texas

2019 Brenham Swirl

Fun Getaway to Brenham Texas that is outdoors is the 2019 Uptown Swirl.  The Swirls takes place on January 19 from 3-7PM.  Grab your friends and purchase your wine glasses for $40. each.  Glasses are available online at .   Pick up your glasses and maps of the downtown wine stops at the Gazebo in front of the courthouse.  There will be 23 stores downtown that will have wines to sample throughout the downtown and shop and sip.  It is always a great time rain or shine.

Fun Getaway to Brenham Texas

Fun Getaway to Brenham must include a stop at Unity Theatre for a wonderful professional play.  January 31-February 17, 2019 the Unity theatre will present “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof” by Tennessee Williams.  Set in the 1950’s, in a plantation house in the Mississippi Delta, a family celebrates the sixty-fifth birthday of the patriarch Big Daddy.  Surrounded by conniving relatives, Maggie, ‘The Cat”, is struggling to save her marriage.  All relatives are trying to put Maggie in her place and un seat her son Brick from his position.  Emotions intensify as long buried truths are finally told.  This play contains mature subject matter.

Summertime Downtown Brenham

June 5th, 2018 by Susan Lopez

Summertime Downtown Brenham

Summertime Downtown Brenham Farmer’s Artisan Market

Summertime Downtown Brenham you will find so many unique things to do.  On the First Friday of the Month the local farmers, canners, bee keepers, and crafters set up their goods beside the County Courthouse.  The hours are 3-7:00 p.m.  This continues through the growing season.  Homemade soaps, fresh herbs, fresh fruits, vegetables, local honey as well as plants and more.  Check them out on Facebook@BrenhamFarmersMarket.

Summertime Downtown Brenham

2018 Summer Sip

Summertime Downtown Brenham 2018 is again having a Summer Sip on June 9, 2018.  It will be an 80″s style event!  A rad wine stroll through the historic Brenham.  Purchase your glasses at .  Pick your glasses up June 9th at the gazebo on the courthouse square.

Summertime Downtown Brenham

The Barnhill Center at Historic Simon Theatre

Summertime Downtown Brenham along with the Summer Sip will have Totally 80’s Movie Weekend at The Barnhill Center!  A beautiful center to enjoy some of your favorite 80’s movies with your friends.  Enjoy this summer at The Barnhill Center!

  •  June 8th- 7:00p.m. Pretty in Pink
  • June 9th- 2:00 p.m. Ferris Bueller’s Day Off
  • June 9th- 7:00 p.m. Footloose

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Summertime Downtown Brenham

Noises Off at Unity Theatre

Summertime Downtown Brenham also will have great plays at the Unity Theatre.  Starting June 14, 2018 Unity Theatre will present Noises Off by Michael Frayn.   This is a comedy you won’t want to miss. Unity Theatre is a professional theatre located in downtown Brenham.  For tickets go to  Don’t let these great events slip by this summer.  Grab your friends for a short get away and come to Brenham Texas!  We will be waiting for you at the Brenham House Bed and Breakfast to make your stay complete.

Brenham Texas Christmas Celebration

November 29th, 2017 by Susan Lopez

Brenham Texas Christmas Celebration fills the month of December 2017.  For such a small town Brenham can sure pack a punch in December!  There is wonderful shopping in historic downtown for all of those special people in your life.  Don’t forget to go by the Jingle Bell Market Saturday 10-7pm at the Ant Street Inn.  Avoid the crowds.  Enjoy a simpler time with happy people who remember what Christmas is really about.  There are great restaurants to enjoy as the days progress.  Saturday, December 2 is the Christmas Stroll and Lighted Parade.  The Lighted Parade starts at 7:00 pm.  You can be anywhere on the square and see the lighted floats as the beautiful floats go through the downtown.  The parade finale is Santa Claus on the firetruck.  Check out the Brenham House Bed and Breakfast if you need a place to stay while enjoying all of the fun!

Brenham Texas Christmas CelebrationSanta Claus at Christmas Stroll Lighted Parade

Santa on the Firetruck during the Stroll and Lighted Parade

Brenham Texas Christmas Celebration would not be complete without being able to enjoy the events at The Barnhill Center at Simon Theatre.  Located in downtown Brenham the Simon is an renovated Vaudville theatre.   Friday, December 1- “The Polar Express” will play.  Come in your pajamas, there will be cookies and milk as you meet Santa Claus!  December 2, 2:00 pm “It’s a Wonderful Life” will be showing.  Sunday December 10, be present for the concert by Bruce Robinson and Kelly Willis’ Annual Holiday Shindig.  Get tickets now!    

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Coming Fall Washington County Events

September 9th, 2016 by Susan Lopez

Coming Fall Washington County Events for 2016 are very exciting.  This season is full of things to do in Brenham and the surrounding areas.  First we start off with this years Round Top Antique Festival.  Great for all of the treasure seekers and antique lovers.  Many do not know this but starting September 16-17 all of the vendors will be set up and open for business.  If you want to miss the crowds come on out then.  The show goes through six towns and is about 20 miles long.  The big shows like Marburger Farm and Big Red Barn open the last five days which ends the first weekend in October.  This show is big so be sure to bring your walking shoes, hats, and sunglasses.

Coming Fall Washington County Events for Unity Theatre begins with their first show Blythe Spirit on September 22, 2016.  This show runs until October 9, 2016.  Shows are scheduled on Thursdays at 7:30 p.m., Fridays, Saturdays at 8:00 p.m. and Sundays at 4:00 p.m.  Check Unity Theatre for this seasons’ great line up of shows and schedule.

Up Coming Fall Events

Scarecrow Festival

Coming Fall Washington County Events also include the Scarecrow Festival on October 8-9, 2016.  This is an outside festival in Chappell Hill, Texas.  The festival begins on Saturday at 9 a.m.-6 p.m.  There will be over 400 Arts and Craft vendors along with food vendors and live music.  Parking is $5.00 and it is free admission to the festival.  This will be fun for the whole family.  This festival is a fundraiser for the Chappell Hill Historical Society.  Come on out and enjoy a good time!

Coming Fall Washington County Events will include a full weekend October 14-16, 2016, of Texas Arts and Music Festival.  Three stage with bands and art displays, artists mural painting, Brew Step, Movie at The Barnhill Center at the Simon Theatre, and live music at Home Sweet Farm in the Biergarten.  Check times for events at Texas Arts Festival and Music, Home Sweet Farm, Downtown Brenham, and The Barnhill Center.



Valentine Plans Already Made

January 18th, 2016 by Susan Lopez

Valentine Plans Aready Made

Bluebird off the Square, Brenham, Texas

Valentine plans already made?  It is that time of year when you need some great Valentine’s activities or gifts for that special person.  Come to Brenham and surprise that special friend with a wonderful weekend.  We have great shopping in Brenham’s historic downtown.  Bluebird off the Square is always a winner.  Located on Alamo Street. There is also Hermann’s Furniture Store which also has beautiful items and fun Valentine gifts as well.  We have stores galore!

Valentine Plans already Made

Hermann Furniture Store located in Brenham, Texas

Valentine plans already made could also include a trip to Round Top, Texas to the Festival Institute to hear For the Love of Gershwin, a tribute starring Dick Smith and Friends as well as a special guest performance by James Dick, founder of Round Top Festival Institute.  Concert will be held on Saturday February 6, 2016 from 2pm -4 pm and tickets are $10..00 for students and $25.00 for adults.

Valentine Plans already Made

Festival Institute Library Benefit and Concert

R Place is having a Valentine’s Dinner and that is always a treat.  Located at Washington on the Brazos, he is so unique, make sure you check out his website, too.  Make sure you make reservations so you don’t get shut out.  Randy always prepares a special dinner for Valentine’s and It will be Saturday, February 13, 2016.  He will have live music and it is always a great place to be with friends!

Valentine already made might also include a show at our Unity Theatre, Brenham, Texas.  For the month of February Unity Theatre will present The Miss Firecracker Contest by Beth Henley.  Shows will be February 11-28, 2016.  Check Unity Theatre for more information.

Valentine plans already made

The Miss Firecracker Contest, Unity Theatre Brenham Texas

Valentine Plans already made also include your weekend stay in Brenham Texas and we hope it is with us at Brenham House Bed and Breakfast!  We are located close to the Brenham historic downtown.  Call us at 979 251-9947 or for your convenience you may book online at


Always Patsy Cline

August 17th, 2015 by Susan Lopez

Always Patsy Cline

New season at Unity Theatre Unity Theatre, they will kick it off with Always Patsy Cline.

Unity Theatre Brenham Texas kicks off their 2015-2016 season with Always Patsy Cline.  Always Patsy Cline opens September 24 and run through October 11, 2015.  This play was created and originally directed by Ted Swindley.  The play is based on a true story of Patsy Cline’s life.  This season’s show will be directed by Jimmy F. Phillips and the musical director will be Steven Jones.

Always Patsy Cline is more than a tribute to the legendary country singer.  It is a show based on a true story about Patsy Cline’s friendship with a fan from Houston, named Louise Seger.  Louise Seger befriended Patsy Cline in a Texas honky-tonk in 1961.  Patsy and Louise continued a correspondence until Patsy Cline’s death, in 1963.  Her death was a tragic airplane crash.  Patsy was only 30 years old at the time of her death.  The show’s title was inspired by Patsy’s letters to Louise Seger which were always signed Love Always Patsy Cline.  The show will be one you won’t want to miss because it will also include many of Patsy Cline’s unforgettable hits such as Crazy, IFall to Pieces, Sweet Dreams and Walking after Midnight.

Unity Theatre brings the highest quality in comedy, drama, and musicals.  The actors and actresses are professional performers coming from all over the country.  We are so privileged to have such big entertainment in such a charming small town!  Come and celebrate music legend Patsy Cline with this charming true story combining humor and heartache and 27 of her unforgettable hits.  Don’t miss out on Always Patsy Cline.  You can get tickets at Unity Theatre.

Valentine’s Weekend Brenham Texas

February 1st, 2014 by Susan Lopez

Valentine's Weekend

Valentine’s at Brenham House

Plan your Valentine’s Weekend in Brenham, Texas!  Book two nights with Brenham House Bed and Breakfast.  You will find at your bedside some fantastic homemade fudge beautifully packaged for you and your Valentine.  Plan your evening dinning in downtown Brenham before attending a romantic comedy at Unity Theatre, in Brenham’s historic downtown.  The production of Almost, Maine, by John Cariani begins showing February 13- March 1, 2014.  It is a romantic comedy which is perfect for your Valentine’s Weekend.  The story begins as the northern lights hover in the star filled sky, Almost residents find themselves falling in and out of love in unexpected and often hilarious ways.

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