Downtown Brenham - Eve of Texas Independence
Eve of Texas Inndependence

Enjoy an authentic 1836 evening with dignitaries who declared Texas a free and sovereign nation. Mingle and dine on elegant fare of the era. Delight in live period music, entertainment & the feature movie: The Alamo. Delegates came from across Texas to be part of the 1836 Constitutional Convention at Washington on the Brazos. Many others came to witness the important event. All of Washington County opened its doors to feed and house the travelers. Experience such an evening in Hickory Grove, as Brenham was called then.

Dinner Experience - Sold Out

Friday, March 3, 2017 at 6:00 pm
Each ticket for the full Eve of Texas Independence experience includes:

  • One adult drink
  • Elegant dinner from the era catered by Funky Art Café
  • Live music
  • Historical entertainment and reenactments
  • The feature movie: The Alamo starring Dennis Quaid and Billy Bob Thornton.

Admission is $75 per person or $140 per couple. A cash bar will be available for additional libations. Tickets are limited; purchase yours today.

Movie only at 8:00 pm – doors open at 7:30. $10 per adult, $5 per child under 12. Refreshments will be available for purchase.
Enter through the lobby of The Barnhill Center at Historic Simon Theatre, 111 W. Main Street, Brenham, Texas.

Purchase your tickets for the movies this weekend here.

Proceeds from the Eve of Texas Independence will cover event expenses and contribute to operational funding for The Barnhill Center at Historic Simon Theatre.

image: Texas flag with oil lamp.

Friday, March 3, 2017 at 8:00pm The Alamo movie tickets only

The Alamo Movie poster.

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Celebrate Texas' Independence Birthday in Washington County

March 3-5, 2017

 

Learn more at wheretexasbecametexas.org

 

Saturday, March 4
 The Searchers - Featuring John Wayne: 7:00 pm

Feature movie - A Civil War veteran embarks on a journey to rescue his niece from an Indian tribe.
Doors open at 6:30. Refreshments will be available for purchase.
$10 per adult, $5 per child under 12

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The Searchers Movie Poster

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