Moore’s Store & The Forge Bar & Grill host a Quiet Man Tradition*!!! Watch Out for the re-ignition of Bar Stool Races to be held on March 21st in Ben Wheeler Texas, pre-empted by the Adoption Auction Friday, January 21st. So what is this crazy Motorized Barstool thing anyway? Well, it started in 1978 whenContinue reading “Motorized Barstool Racing coming to Ben Wheeler”
Category Archives: Events in Ben Wheeler
We have a great week planned, not to mention some really great parties! Come out and see why we are one of the coolest Town’s in Texas! WED 12/17 Craig Wallace hosting Open Mic Night 6:30pm Thurs 12/18 Wesley Pruitt 7pm Friday 12/19 Travis Bolt 7pm Saturday 12/20 at 7pm Chase McClanahan DuoContinue reading
Charlie Robison at the Forge Pavillion/ Grist Mill
Charlie Robison will be our musical guest at the Forge Grist Mill (formerly the Pavillion) for a night of down home fun. Throughout his career, Charlie Robison has forged his own path within the country music world as well as the Lone Star music scene and popular music at large. He grew up in theContinue reading “Charlie Robison at the Forge Pavillion/ Grist Mill”
Burning Ben… a tribute to Burning Man
Come on out and play as we burn the old to make way for the new! We will have a large bonfire (weather permitting) and great music! Drum circles welcome! Only a $10 cover to hear some really amazing music and have a great time!
An interview with Bridgette Tatum
Bridgette Tatum – Writing She’s Country.mp4 An Interview with Bridgette Tatum Sometimes I just wonder how I get to be so lucky to do the things I do. Just a while back I got to interview the most down to earth singer-songwriter, Bridgette Tatum. She had graced us with her musical chops a while backContinue reading “An interview with Bridgette Tatum”
September is hoppin’ with some awesome stuff!
Hope you all had a great Labor day weekend! We are gonna have a busy month with a Sock hop, some amazing Band Line-ups and our very own “Burning Ben!” (Our version of Burning man right here in Ben Wheeler!) We will also have some great culinary experiences coming to the Forge as well, including aContinue reading “September is hoppin’ with some awesome stuff!”
Soul Brothers Moonshine
We had Soul Brothers Moonshine here a while back doing a promo video with none other than the amazingly talented Mr. Wesley Pruitt! Here’s the what happened… Hopefully, once they are in full swing production the Forge will get first dibs to sell in East Texas! We are thrilled to be the place they pickedContinue reading “Soul Brothers Moonshine”
Here’s our July Music Lineup!
JULY WED 7/2 Craig Wallace hosting Open Mic night 3-6 pm THURS 7/3 Heather Little 7pm FRI 7/4 Jimmy Wallace and Jerry Don Branch 8pm Fireworks and Live music from 5:30-8:30 at the Pickin Porch SAT 7/5 Tyler Joiner 7pm WED 7/9 Craig Wallace hosting Open Mic night 3-6 pm THURS 7/10 Steve Carpenter 7pm FRIContinue reading “Here’s our July Music Lineup!”
More info on our Junebug Festival
The Forge Bar and Grill will be hosting it’s second annual Junebug Music Festival. The Far Out Art Fest will be going strong that same weekend in the lovely town of Ben Wheeler, TX. There will be a small art car show, a large juried art show and music all day long. The art carContinue reading “More info on our Junebug Festival”
CONGRATS! The Kid Icarus Project!
We have a winner to the Battle of The Bands! CONGRATS! The Kid Icarus Project! The Forge is constantly looking for the next up and coming bands. This year our Battle of the Bands brought out some amazing talent. The Kid Icarus Project will be playing in the same line up as Ray Wylie Hubbard, TheContinue reading “CONGRATS! The Kid Icarus Project!”