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LIVE MUSIC AT MOORE’S STORE
EVERY FRIDAY & SATURDAY 8-11 p.m.

KAROAKE on Thursdays from 6-9 p.m.
www.benwheelertx.com 903.833.5100


LIVE ACOUSTIC MUSIC AT THE FORGE BISTRO

EVERY THURSDAY, FRIDAY, & SATURDAY 7 p.m.
www.benwheelertx.com 903.833.5970

AREA'S ONLY CONCERT "LISTENING ROOM" - THE OLD FIREHOUSE IN EDOM

MONTHLY LIVE ORIGINAL ACOUSTIC FOLK MUSIC
CONCERTS & INDEPENDENT FILMS

For more information, schedule, and tickets: www.theoldfirehouse.net or 903-852-ART1 (2781) 
  • Nov 9, 2013: Film "Europa Report"
  • Nov 23, 2013: Concert: Edie Carey
  • Dec 14, 2013: Film "Drinking Buddies"
  • Dec 28, 2013: Concert: Emily Elbert

THE SHED CAFE PICKIN' & GRINNIN'

OPEN JAM CIRCLE AT THE SHED CAFE IN EDOM
Every Tuesday from 6-8 pm

www.theshedcafe.com  Contact:  John McMeans 903-849-4286 or Matt  Malone -903-574-3439

EDOM CITY LIMITS 

TWO STEPPIN COUNTRY WESTERN DANCE 
Every Tuesday at 7 pm

www.edomcitylimits.com  Contact: Doc Collins 903-852-7018




                ART JAM - SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 30th
                       Enjoy Live Music and Art Demonstrations
                                         all along FM 279
              from Blue Moon Gardens thru Edom on to Ben Wheeler 


EDOM EVENTS

  • BLUE MOON GARDENS will be decked out in holiday beauty and  will be hosting fiber 
    artist Sharon Smith, who is one of the owners of Blue Moon and a great artist.  What
    she can knit, hook, and fancy fiber into is astounding.  Check out all of their other
    beautiful holiday adornments for your home and garden.

  • LAMBS ANTIQUES has invited Joel Reams, a Tyler woodworker, and carver to display

    his 3 dimensional pieces.  Peggy Lamb has more stuff in that little shop than you can
    shake a stick at, and sure to find a precious keepsake.


  • ARBOR CASTLE BIRDHOUSES is showing Debbie Hernendez with  her whimsical

    windchimes, and a potter, along with their incredible handmade birdhouses, and all

    things birds.


  • KEN CARPENTER has lots of new sparkley item of jewelry for the season, of sterling

    silver and semi precious stones.


  • POTTERS BROWN has fired up bunches of new pots and they for sure have boney

    fingers.  Lots of items for your holiday table and under the tree, and Beth will be

    demonstrating wheel throwing throughout the day.  They have invited Les Mitchell

    from Mineola with his raku pottery to demonstrate in their courtyard. He will be firing

    raku, which is a low fire ceramic, and hopefully everyone can keep warm if it is chilly.

    Les will also have his functional pottery for sale.


  • ZEKE AND MARTY,along with their totally authentic jewelry work using found objects

    and precious and semi-precious metal and stones, will be hosting Carol Mazy.  Carol  is

    an accomplished painter & sketch artist. Her medias are very experimental - such as

    colored pencils, cattle markers, pastel & local sand for texture. Her latest work is

    mostly figurative, using jazz & blues musicians as her subjects.


  • THE OLD FIREHOUSE GALLERY will be having a 25% off original prices sale on all

    photography on the walls and limited editions in the browse racks.  Judy Gottesman

    will be showing her embellished guitars.


  • Enjoy lunch at The Shed and visit with watercolor artist David Tripp.
     
  • Catch some great live acoustic music on the Edom Jam Stage.

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BEN WHEELER EVENTS

  • 2nd ANNUAL BOOK FAIR – features 28 authors of many genres coming from 21
    cities 
    primarily in the East Texas area. A representative of Black Beauty Ranch will also
    be 
    present to talk about and sell books about the nation’s largest animal sanctuary.
    10 AM to 4 PM, Ben Wheeler Children’s Library
     
  • W.A. ‘Willie’ Peden Syrup Mill will be making cane syrup – mill is located next to the
    Library
     – 10 AM to 4 PM
     
  • WALKING HORSE GALLERY in downtown Ben Wheeler (FM 279, Ben Wheeler, Texas
    75754) will host a reception Nov. 30 at 4 p.m. for its newest featured artist, Charlie
    Bullock. With a Bachelor of Fine Arts, and an art career spanning 35-plus years,
    Bullock can paint just about anything. Many of his works reflect the western art
    themes that were a part of places he lived including: Sedona, Arizona; Santa Fe,
    New Mexico; Durango, Colorado; and Fredericksburg,Texas.
     

  • Ben Wheeler’s Hometown Christmas Celebration – Santa Parade and Christmas Tree
    Lighting – Downtown Ben Wheeler, 5:00 to 7:00 PM

    The Forge and Moore's Store will have music in the evening.



PLAY, SHOP, AND DINE ON 279
279 Artisan's Trail is open all year long!
Visit these great shops any time of the year!


IN EDOM:

  • The Old Firehouse in Edom
    Art - Music - Independent Films - Therapeutic Massage 
    For more information on all of our events, please visit www.theoldfirehouse.net.
     

  • Edom Jam Stage


  • Blue Moon Gardens

    www.bluemoongardens.com.

  • Zeke & Marty Studio

    www.zekeandmarty.com 
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  • Potters Brown 

      

  • Arbor Castle Birdhouses

     

  • The Shed 

  • Blueberry Hill Farms

    is in full blueberry season, with picking, eating and
    shopping in the gift shop. 

     


 IN BEN WHEELER: 

  • The Flying Fish Gallery 

  • Dan Harrison Knifemaker 

  • Made In America Emporium