New Years Eve at the Casbah!

  New Years Day is National Bloody Mary Day! Come build your own with us!

Make plans with us this New Years Eve!

Get Your Shimmy On! The Forge will be hosting an evening to remember! We will have some great appetizer and dinner specials, including delicious Mediterranean faire.  Our favorite import, Cafe Antarsia will be playing their eclectic mix of Gypsy inspired music and we will also be delighted by some bellydancing earlier in the evening. MusicContinue reading “Make plans with us this New Years Eve!”

Ben Wheeler’s Hometown Christmas Celebration

There is so much going on this weekend in the little town with big heart! Ben Wheeler is buzzing with excitement as it get’s ready for it’s Hometown Christmas Celebration! EVENTS: Willie Peden Syrup Mill: The Willie Peden syrup mill will be in operation all day Saturday making old fashioned sugar cane syrup. Mill isContinue reading “Ben Wheeler’s Hometown Christmas Celebration”

Forge Halloween Costume Ball

Shake your BOOOOOTY tonight at the Forge Halloween Costume Ball. We will be sporting costumes and Forge Fantastic prizes! Voting begins at ? Party ends at?  Show up in your most original, sexiest, and scariest costumes. Let your inner circus performer out tonight. We will be rocking the house with Jimmy Wallace & Jerry DonContinue reading “Forge Halloween Costume Ball”

What’s that Wild Hog Festival about?

Hog Fest is nearing…Only 3 weeks and the frenzied cooks will be buzzing like bees, huddled around their smokers into the wee hours of Saturday morning. They will be religiously checking their meats and trying to stay warm around campfires as the festivities start inside Moores and The Forge Friday night. Several will dash intoContinue reading “What’s that Wild Hog Festival about?”

East Texas music icon, Lynn Groom, Wednesday, Oct 2

Get ready! Tyler native and Texas music icon, Lynn Groom, brings his nationally acclaimed, one-man show of keyboard wizardry to The Forge for a special one night only performance, Wednesday, October 2, at 7 PM.  Come on down for a special night of music! To find out more about Lynn Groom check out his websiteContinue reading “East Texas music icon, Lynn Groom, Wednesday, Oct 2”

Labor Day Plans? We got ’em!

Cold Beer? Check! Watermelon? Check!     Coleslaw? Check! A fantastic time? CHECK! We have so many things planned for the Labor Day weekend you won’t know which day to come down, so just plan on being here for all of them! Thursday, Aug 29th- The Scrips will help you get ready to enjoy a Labor DayContinue reading “Labor Day Plans? We got ’em!”

Salsa Wars today!

Don’t Forget, today is Salsa War day at the Forge! Bring your Salsa down and see who will be this week’s Forge Food War Winner, complete with bragging rights. The contest is at 1:00 today. See you there! We will be mixing it up a bit these next few weeks with a twist on entertainmentContinue reading “Salsa Wars today!”

Potato Salad Wars declares winner!

And the winner is….. Travis Cormier, a full time cook and great person extraordinaire won the hearts and taste buds of the patrons at the Forge this Sunday with his very sweet and tangy potato salad. The competition was strong and all the salads were delicious. Many had a very hard time deciding which oneContinue reading “Potato Salad Wars declares winner!”

Potato Salad Wars!

Potato Salad Wars! Sunday, July 28th at 1pm we want your ‘tater salad!   That’s right! The Forge Bar and Grill in Ben Wheeler is having a Potato Salad throw down of epic proportion! We are asking everyone to bring down their home made potato salad or their Mamaw’s potato salad! We don’t care asContinue reading “Potato Salad Wars!”