Aug. 1-2 – 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

Aug. 7-9 – Tax Free Shopping Weekend – Remember to Shop Local!

Aug. 8 – John Conlee and The John Conlee Band, Mandy Barnett – 3:00 and 8:00 pm
Tickets are $30, $35 or $40 each. For more info. visit www.texasoprytheater.com or call 817-341-1000. at The Texas Opry Theater, 319 York Avenue.

August 10 – Weatherford ISD New Teacher Luncheon – 11:30 am
Join us at our New Teacher Luncheon. There’s no cost to attend thanks to the generous sponsorship from Jerry’s GMC. If you would like to contribute items to our New Teacher Goody Bags, please take 125 items to the Weatherford Chamber by 5:00 pm on Thursday, August 6th. Please RSVP by e-mail to or call 817-598-2956.Event held at North Side Baptist Church.

August 11 – Chamber Event – Business Development Committee Mtg. – 8:30 to 9:30 am
Short Chef Creations, 120 College Ave. Call the Chamber for more information: 817-596-3801.

August 11 – Chamber Event – “Ridin’ with Red”Luncheon– 11:30 am to 1:00
Red Steagall is coming to town! The Business Development Committee is planning a western themed luncheon with Red Steagall! Red will give us stories from the Old West and sing a few tunes. 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 The luncheon will be held at the Parker County Sheriff’s Posse building, 2251 Mineral Wells Hwy.

August 15 – School Supply Drive and Shot Clinic – 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
WISD Education Foundation is teaming up with the Parker County Hospital District at Jerry’s GMC. They will be accepting school supply donations for WISD students in need, and the Campbell Clinic will be offering free immunizations to children ages 4-18 with current shot records. Live remote broadcast. Wallace Insurance Group will be on site providing free hot dogs! Contact: or 817-598-2956. Jerry’s GMC, 3100 Fort Worth Hwy.

August 15 – Children’s Magic Festival – Kiwanis Club – 6:00 pm
Tickets are $10.00 each. Contact a Kiwanian if you would like to purchase. Contact Shawn and James Loiacano at 817-613-1914. Held at Weatherford High School Auditorium, 2121 Bethel Road.

August 18 – Chamber Event - YBL Breakfast Mixer – 7:30 to 9:00 am
Join us for the Young Business Leaders Breakfast Mixer from 7:30am-9:00am (come and go), at Sunny Street. Anyone working in the Parker County area and ranging from age 20-40 is welcome. The Young Business Leaders Committee looks to learn the ins and outs of business and get insight into becoming leaders in our community. If you feel you fit in this group, you are encouraged to attend the events to be held each month. Call for more details: 817-596-3801.

August 18 - Chamber Event - Iron Skillet Ribbon Cutting - 4:00pm
2001 Santa Fe Dr.

August 21 – The Bag Lady Luncheon – 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Reserve your table now! Charity event in support of the Senior Center and the Meals-On-Wheels program in Parker County. Catered by Reata. Designer handbag silent auction. Entertainment. Donations of purses by the community are tax-deductible and accepted at the Senior Center throughout the year. Contact Kristen Lilley: 817-596-4640 or e-mail: www.parkercountyseniorcenter.com Event held at the Parker County Sheriff’s Posse, 2201 Mineral Wells Hwy.

August 22 – Debra Camp Summer Night of Praise – 6:00 pm
Join us for A Night of Praise to include great artists such as Christian Hutton, Kyle Williams,Jennifer Youngblood, and many more. For ticket information, visit: www.debracamp.com Contact Debra Camp: 817-235-0940 Event held at the Texas Opry Theatre, 319 York Avenue.

August 25 – Chamber Event – Tourism Committee Meeting – 8:30 to 9:30 am
Fairfield Inn, 175 Alford Dr. Please call the Chamber for more information: 817-596-3801.

August 27th - Chamber Event -  Back at the Ranch Ribbon Cutting - 11:00am
138 College Park

Upcoming Events…
Sept. 11 – Chamber Event – Breakfast Before Business – 7:30 am
Save the Date! At the Doss Heritage and Culture Center, 1400 Texas Drive.

Oct. 6 – Annual Chamber Banquet – 6:30 pm
Save the Date! The Brooks at Weatherford, 1185 West Lake Drive.