Silvertones coming to The Forge Pavillion!

The Silvertones will be here with us this Saturday, August 15th! The Silvertones “Silvertone Avenue” Deep South Productions By Peter “Blewzzman” Lauro © July, 2014 With varied ensembles, the Silvertones have been together for over twenty years now. And as you’d expect, that length of time has taken them down many roads. As a matterContinue reading “Silvertones coming to The Forge Pavillion!”

Motorized Barstool Racing coming to Ben Wheeler

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”

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”

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”

Bike Wash, Sock Hop and Kid Icarus all in one day!

If you want something incredibly fun to do check out this Saturday’s activities in Ben Wheeler (Sept 6th). You will not be disappointed! We have a bike wash with some lovely ladies, live band and plenty of ice cream in the parking lot to Scoots N’ Scoops Ice Cream Parlor from 11-4. Then the incrediblyContinue reading “Bike Wash, Sock Hop and Kid Icarus all in one day!”

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
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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”