July 1 – Chamber Event – Caddo Critter Construction Ribbon Cutting – 9:00 am
at the Chamber office.
July 3-5 – First Monday Trade Days – 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Held at Heritage Park off of Santa Fe Drive. For vendor information, contact the City of Weatherford Parks and Recreation at 817-598-4351. www.weatherfordparks.com
July 4 – Chamber Office Closed.
July 4 – Military Eat Free 4th of July – 12:00 am to 11:00 pm
In appreciation for past and present service, please be our guest (up to $15.00 value) Military ID, photo in uniform, DD214, Vet Organization Card accepted. Iron Skillet Restaurant, 2001 Santa Fe Drive. Contact: 817-594-0245.
July 4 – Star Spangled Sundance Party – 3:00 to 11:00 pm
Free to attend! Live music, pool party, activities, professional fireworks display, food & beverage available for purchase, RSVP to or call: 940-769-4402. www.sundance-club.com
July 8-12 – Chamber Event - 5 Days of Peaches – Open to the public. Join us for a Peachy Treat each day this week at the following locations:
Monday at the Weatherford Farmer’s Market, 11:00 to 1:00
Tuesday at Chick-Fil-A, 2:00 to 5:00
Wednesday at Baker’s Ribs, 11:00 to 1:00
Thursday at Jeri’s Bakery, 10:00 to 12:00
Friday at Starbucks on South Main, 1:00 to 2:00
July 10 –Deadline for Food Competition Entries – Parker County Peach Festival- 4:00 to 6:00 pm
Bring all entries along with registration form to Barlow Hall – All Saints Anglican Church, 123 Waco St. No late submissions will be accepted. Awards Ceremony on Saturday, July 11, at Noon, Peach Festival Grounds, Kids Tent (corner of York and Dallas). Cobblers, Pies, Cakes & Cupcakes, Breads, Cookies/Bars, New! Ice Cream, Jams/Jellies, Salsa, Pickled Foods, Savory, Misc. Rules and more information at: www.facebook.com/PeachFestivalFoodCompetition or e-mail: Entry fee: $3.00 each or 2 for $5.00. All contestants will receive one ticket to the Peach Festival. Forms available at the Chamber or at Holland Lanke Nursing Center. Please make checks payable to: United Way of Parker County.
July 11 – Chamber Event – 31st Annual Parker County Peach Festival – 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Don’t miss this Peachy event in Historic Downtown Weatherford! 200 Vendors, Arts & Crafts, Produce vendors, Food Competition, Peachy Treats! Children’s activities. 2 Entertainment Stages. Contact the Chamber for more info: 817-596-3801. www.parkercountypeachfestival.org
July 11 – Peach Pedal – 61-mile route starts at 7:30 am, 39-mile at 7:45, 26 mile and 8-mile at 8:00.
At the Peach Pedal Bike Ride you’ll enjoy… free passes to the Peach Festival for all riders, 4 routes to choose from, great looking t-shirts, water bottles and other goodies. Start and finish at Weatherford High School on I-20 and Bethel Rd. Registration will take place in “The Outback”, east of the main building. Routes and rest stops will close no later than 1:30 pm. Register on-line at: www.peachpedal.com Make checks payable to: Peach Pedal. Forms also available at the Chamber.
July 11 – Texas Bank - Gabe Vick Memorial 42 Tournament – 8:00 am until 11:30 am
Come play the domino game of “42” at Texas Bank. $5.00 per person. Registration forms must be completed prior to playing and are available in the bank lobby during regular business hours. Check-in time is 8:00 am. Coffee and donuts served. Tournament from 8:30 until about 11:30. Trophies are awarded to the top 3 places as well as cash prizes. Texas Bank Financial, 901 Santa Fe Drive. Contact Dave Cowley: 817-596-9998.
July 14– Chamber Event – Business Development – 8:30 to 9:30 am
At Short Chef Creations, 120 College Avenue. Please call for more information: 817-596-3801.
July 17 – Monster in the Closet – 8:00 pm or 2:00 pm
Theatre Off the Square production featuring children attending the Summer Camp. More info. at: www.theatreoffthesquare.org or Call Laurie Jones at: 817-917-1689 General admission tickets available at the Chamber.
July 17 – Chamber Event – Young Business Leaders Luncheon – 11:30 am
at Mader Bagley. $10.00 per person for lunch. RSVP to the Chamber.
July 17 – Chamber Event - IceBox Ribbon Cutting – 4:00 pm
815 Ft. Worth Hwy
July 28 – Chamber Event – Tourism Committee Meeting – 8:30 to 9:30 am
At the Fairfield Inn, 175 Alford Drive. Please call for more information: 817-596-3801.
July 31 – First Monday Trade Days – 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
at Heritage Park off of Santa Fe Drive. For vendor information, contact the City of Weatherford Parks and Recreation at 817-598-4351. www.weatherfordparks.com
More Upcoming Events…
August 11 – Chamber Event – “Ridin’ with Red”Luncheon– 11:30 am to 1:00
Red Steagall is coming to town! Mark your calendar for Tuesday, August 11. The Business Development Committee is planning a western themed luncheon with Red Steagall includinga chuck wagon lunch. Red will give us stories from the Old West and sing a few tunes. The luncheon will be held at the Parker County Sheriff’s Posse building, 2251 Mineral Wells Hwy. The Title Sponsor for this event is Championship Bull Riding. Tickets for Chamber members are $20, and non-members are $30. Table sponsorships are available for $250 for a table of 8. For reservations, contact Peggy Hutton at: 817-596-3801 or at