April 6 – Just Between Friends Children’s Consignment Sale – 10:00am to 2:00pm Northside Baptist Church, 910 N. Main St.
April 7 – Celebrity Happy Hour for Friends and Family Supporting TOTS – 5:00 to 8:00 pm
No ticket required or cover charge. In support of Theatre Off the Square. Come meet DFW's Radio Super Star KLUV's Jody Dean & TV Personalities Rebecca Miller & Tammy Dombeck. Also attending will be Bridgeport/Aledo's former New York Jet, Kyle Clifton! Come for food, cocktails, silent auction, & pictures with our LOCAL CELEBRITIES! It's "happy hour" where patrons will meet the celebrities who will be tending the bar, taking tips (the fundraising part), and taking photos. Plus, we'll have a silent auction.
April 8 – Chamber Event – Breakfast Before Business – 7:30 am
Join us for this special Chick-fil-A breakfast at Weatherford College! This is your opportunity to Network and to generate great business. Breakfast is FREE to attend thanks to our generous sponsor Verizon Communication Connection! Bring plenty of business cards with you! Our Speaker will be Dr. Jeffrey Hanks, Superintendent of WISD. Dr. Hanks will be giving us a WISD Bond update! We hope you will join us! So that we may plan accordingly, please let us know by 5:00 pm on Wednesday, April 6th if you will be able to attend. Please RSVP to the Chamber at (817) 596-3801 or lortiz@weatherford-chamber
April 9 – Parker County Master Gardener Plant Sale – 8:00 am to Noon
Get there early before plants sell out! Annuals, perennials, vegetables, shrubs, vines, ground covers, ornamental grasses, and succulents. Master Gardeners will be on hand to help with shoppers' selections and answer questions. There will also be free, mini classes on various subjects of interest to gardeners, and a raffle for a beautiful, handmade quilt. Held at the Texas AgriLife Extension Office, 604 North Main Street. Contact: 817-598-6096.
April 9 – Annual Kid Fish – Holland Lake Park – 9:00 am to Noon
Free event. Holland Lake will be loaded with 300 pounds of catfish for a friendly fishing competition. www.weatherfordparks.com Contact: 817-598-4124. 1419 Holland Lake Rd.
April 9 – Parker County/Weatherford NAACP Membership Meeting – 11:00 am
This is a general membership meeting and all are welcome. Held at the historic Mt. Pleasant Colored School, 200 Raymond George Way. Contact: Calvin Clay at 817-523-3408 or
April 9 – Shaw-Kemp Open House – 1:00 to 5:00 pm
Celebrate the history, bluebonnets, and the brand of good, down-home fun and hospitality for which Parker County has become famous. This free event features 9 Buildings with Parker County History. Guests are encouraged to bring their own food and soft drinks. Please park in areas as directed. The Kemp Family + Special Volunteers will be waiting for you! Located south of Weatherford on Hwy. 51 towards Granbury – 220 Kemp Road. Contact: 817-598-6837
April 12 – Chamber Event – Tourism Committee Meeting – 8:30 am
Call Peggy Hutton for more information about this committee. Held at Fairfield Inn & Suites 175 Alford Drive.
April 12 –Chamber Event–Gabe Grote Edward Jones Investments Ribbon Cutting-10:30am
1951 Fort Worth Hwy., #102.
April 12 – Chamber Event – YBL Mixer Bike Around Town – 4:00 to 5:30 pm
Our Young Business Leaders look 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. For more information call 817-596-3801 or email Event will begin at the Chamber office.
April 12 - Freedom House Balloon Vigil – 6:30 pm
The week of April 10-16 is National Crime Victims Rights Week. Freedom House is hosting a Balloon Vigil to honor victims of crime. The vigil will be on April 12 at the Doss Heritage and Culture Center. This event will start at 6:30 pm with a ceremony to honor victims and survivors and we will have light refreshments. If you need more information please contact Freedom House at 817-596-7543. Thank You for your support.
April 14 – Chamber Event – Peacock’s Propane Ribbon Cutting – 11:00 am
122 W. Water
April 14 – Ladies Night Out Shop Local Weatherford – 4:00 to 8:00 pm
Participating local shops will be open for shopping on York Street and surrounding areas. Collect tickets for prize winnings. Donate to CASA – Hope for Children in recognition of Child Abuse Awareness Month. Contact: Sara Tucker at 940-210-5324 or
April 15 – Weatherford College Alumni Awards Luncheon – 11:30 am to 1:00 pm
Held at the Doss Student Center, for more information, call Brent Baker at 817-598-6275.
April 15 - Crossroads Charity Golf Tournament – Noon to 7:00 pm
Proceeds benefit Crossroads Youth Ministries. Contact Cindy Hanna at: 817-341-1909. Canyon West Golf Course located at 160 Club House Drive.
April 16 - Rescue Rodeo 2016 – 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Join various pet rescues and animal related vendors in Heritage Park for a fun day of animal adoptions, low cost vaccinations, educational demos, live music, great food and more. FREE to the public! First Monday Grounds at Heritage Park. Call Kim for more info: 972-977-9991.
April 16 – 2nd Annual Hounds for Hometown Heroes Dog Show – 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Admission is free but donations gladly accepted. $5.00 Entry per event: Cutest, Most Unique, Fittest, Best-dressed, Look-a-Like, $10 Entry Fee for Agility Contest. Ribbons, Prizes, Giveaways, Vendors. All proceeds benefit the Veterans Memorial Park at Soldier Spring Park. Hosted by: Parker County Gold Star Families and City of Weatherford Parks, Recreation & Special Events. Held at Patsy Hooks Dog Park, 379 Jack Borden Way. Contact: Kaye Jordan at 817-988-2202 or
April 16 – Hogfest at Fort Grard’s Gun and Archery Ranch – 11:00 am to 6:00 pm
This will be a fun, family event so come check out products and goods from the hunting industry, product demonstrations, exhibits as well as information packed seminars and more! We will have food, drinks, raffles and giveaways and a wide array of entertainment including access to the facilities and archery ranges. If you have never been to Fort Grard then you are in for a treat. Top notch archery facility, with the best people in the industry. 3800 Mineral Wells Hwy. Contact Scott Dover at 817-897-3118 www.texashogfest.com
April 18 – Chamber Event – Chamber 101 – 12:00 to 1:00 pm
Chamber 101 is an orientation of Chamber benefits. Committee chair will discuss the committees. Sponsorships will be discussed as well as events for the year. Lunch is provided but an RSVP is required. Call Peggy Hutton at the Chamber at 817-596-3801. Held at Mader Bagley State Farm Insurance, 1916 Martin Drive.
April 18 – Annual Spring Fling Event – 6:30 pm
The ladies of 1st Baptist of Weatherford would like to invite the women in our community to our annual Spring Fling. It’s on Monday, April 18 at 6:30pm in our church Family Life Center. Come hear our wonderful guest speaker, Rochelle Frazier Foster, enjoy dinner, and an evening of fellowship and worship. Tickets are $10 and must be purchased by April 11th. Please call the church office for more details. (817) 594-5457. 222 W. Church Street.
April 19 – Chamber Event – AirMedCare Ribbon Cutting – 10:30 am
South lot of Heritage Park on Santa Fe.
April 21 – Chamber Event – Spring Swing Golf Tournament – 1:00 pm
Join us for the Annual Spring Swing! Sign up as a Team or Individual. Sponsorships available. Contact Landace Ortiz for more information: 817-596-3801. Held at SugarTree Golf Course.
April 22 – Chamber Event – Verizon Wireless Ribbon Cutting – 11:00 pm
740 Adams Drive.
April 22 – Chamber Event – Heritage Park Amphitheater Ribbon Cutting – 6:00 pm
Heritage Park off Santa Fe. Concert too!
April 23– Weatherford Blooms Home and Garden Show – 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
The City of Weatherford Main Street Program is proud to present this annual event! It will be BLOOMING with home and garden vendors, antique tractors, entertainment, food and fun! This is a FREE, family-friendly event. Historic Downtown Weatherford in all four quadrants of the square. Interested vendors should contact Michael Howard: 817-598-4034 or e-mail:
April 26 – Chamber Event – Business Development Meeting – 8:30 to 9:30 am
At Short Chef Creations, 120 College Avenue. For more info., contact: Peggy Hutton.
April 27 – Chamber Event – Precious Junk/Ray & Dora’s Fish Place– 11:00 am
2375 Grindstone Rd., Brock.
April 28 – CASA – Hope For the Children Golf Tournament – 1:00 pm
A great tournament to help the kids! Trophies awarded to the top 3 teams, longest drive, closest to the pin, plus door prizes! Shotgun at 1:00 pm. Canyon West, 160 Club House Drive. Contact: 817-599-6224 or e-mail:
April 29 – Friends of the Library 30th Annual Spring Luncheon – 11:30 am to 1:00 pm
Join us for a wonderful guest speaker! Contact Gail Greenfield at 817-594-4473. Held at the Doss Heritage Center, 1400 Texas Drive.
April 30 – The Junktion’s 3rd Birthday Celebration – 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Join us for live music, carnival games, refreshments and great shopping! Contact Sara Tucker at 817-7557-7503, The Junktion is located at 125 N. Elm Street.
April 30 – Take Back Meds Collection Event – 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Sponsored by the City of Weatherford Water Utilities and the Police Department. This event provides an opportunity to safely dispose all unused/expired medications. Help prevent poisonings, drug abuse, and protect our water sources.
April 30 – Careity Foundation Healthy Man Cancer Screenings – 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
FREE Men’s Early Detection Screening Day. Low dose CT Lung Scan, Oral and Skin Screenings, Colon Test Kits, PSA-Prostate, Testicular Screening. Stop by to see the New cars, boy’s toys, and grab a bite at the Food Truck. Please call 817-994-0201 to reserve your spot. Held at the Center for Disease & Blood Disorders, 920 Santa Fe Drive.
April 29, 30 and May 1 – First Monday Trade Days – 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
At Heritage Park on Santa Fe. Contact City of Weatherford Special Events: 817-598-4124.
More Upcoming Events…
May 6-8 – Greenwood Farm Horse Trials – 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Join us for a horse triathlon. Each horse & rider pair competes in 3 tests: dressage, stadium jumping, and cross-country jumping. Food and tack vendors. Free Admission. Volunteers welcome. Contact: Christie Tull at 817-599-8159. 2100 Greenwood Road.
May 12 – Taste of Parker County – 5:00 to 7:00 pm
Don’t miss this popular fundraising event with great food from all your favorites! Held at Canyon West Golf Course. Tickets are $35 in advance or $40 at the door. Contact: Brent Baker, 817-598-6275, www.tasteofparkercounty.comTickets available at the Weatherford Chamber of Commerce.
May 20 – Chamber Event – Leadership Weatherford Graduation Lunch – 11:30 am to 1:00
Guest Speaker Kent Hutchison. Networking event open to all Chamber Members.RSVP to the Chamber: 817-596-3801. Held at Northside Baptist Church Youth Room. Cost per person:$15.
May 20-21 – Weatherford Antique Fair – 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
A creative blending of antiques, vintage and repurposed treasures. Admission is $3.00 to benefit the Pythian Children’s Home. Now accepting vendor applications. Contact Mitzi North at 817-680-7420 or ; or Corky at: 817-269-7443, For more info. visit: www.weatherfordantiquefair.com
July 9 – Chamber Event – 32nd Annual Parker County Peach Festival– 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Take a trip back to yesteryear at the Parker County Peach Festival, held in Historic Downtown Weatherford. Admission is only $5 for adults and FREE for children 12 and under. Tickets may be purchased in advance for a discounted price of $4 at the Weatherford Chamber of Commerce office at 401 Fort Worth Highway. Sponsorships are now available. Contact Landace Ortiz for more information or visit our website: www.weatherford-chamber.com