Entertainment by: "Trail Boss" Troy Arndt
Our next Market Day will be
March 7, 2015.
Vendor Map coming Soon
FIRST SATURDAY MARKET DAY - Vendors set up their wares around the historic courthouse square. A great assortment of booths! Lots of arts, crafts, collectibles, jewelry and antiques. Great food and live entertainment in the relaxing atmosphere of small-town Texas! No admission and free parking! Please join us for a fun day in the country...with something for the whole family! Call 979-865-3407 for more information.
WE'RE ALWAYS LOOKING FOR NEW VENDORS, ARTISTS, CRAFTERS, DEALERS, FOOD VENDORS, AND CHILDREN'S ACTIVITIES...Please click on
2015 Market Day Application and Rules
Please note: Our mailing address is
10 S Holland St, Bellville Texas 77418
T O U R I N F O R M A T I O N
BELLVILLE'S VERY OWN CASTLE - We are home to an actual
Castle! (see picture above) NEWMAN'S CASTLE, a
wonderfully crafted castle, complete with drawbridge, offers tours
and is a also great place for parties! Tours are available
Monday thru Saturday, by appointment. Special and Group Tours require 1 week advance notice. For information contact
Mike Newman, owner of Newman's Bakery on E Main St, at
979-865-9804 or visit www.newmanscastle.com.
AUSTIN COUNTY JAIL MUSEUM TOURS - Each Saturday, 11 AM - 3 PM (or by appointment). Tour the 1896 jail with its hanging gallows and formidable cells. Changing exhibits highlight Austin County history. Please call the Bellville Historical Society at 979-865-9116 for more information. (No charge).
TOURS OF HISTORIC BELLVILLE - Contact the Bellville Historical Society at 979-865-9116 or 979-865-3530 for tours of some of Bellville's historic buildings. A docent will accompany your group and provide a narration of the sights. Make plans to stay for lunch and/or dinner, as Bellville is the home of many fine restaurants with a wide variety of foods. The Bellville Historical Society website is www.bellvillehistoricalsociety.com.
BELLVILLE'S BLACKSMITH SHOP - We are also home to a working Blacksmith Shop that provides tours and demonstrations. Tours are available Tuesday thru Saturday, 10:00am 'til 6:00pm. Special and Group Tours require 1 week advance notice. For information contact "Cowboy" Szymanski 713-724-6813 or www.phenixknives.com
HISTORIC HOMES DRIVING TOUR, HISTORIC MARKER TOUR, AND WALKING TOUR OF THE HISTORIC COURTHOUSE SQUARE - Contact the Bellville Historical Society at 979-865-9116 or 979-865-3530 for information on the DRIVING TOUR of Bellville's historic homes. Brochures with maps are available from the Chamber of Commerce at 10 S Holland, Bellville.
TEXAS EXPERIENCE TOURS - BBQ, Music, Horses, Hayrides, and a big helping of small town hospitality. Visit Premier Estates to get a taste of old Texas cowpoke days with modern convenience, centering in the historic town of Wallis, Texas. Wallis is about 25 miles south of Bellville on Highway 36! They will also provide horses and entertainment for your location. Contact Premier Entertainment, Inc. at www.premierestatestexas.com, 713-205-3598 or email Sharon Flagg at firstname.lastname@example.org.