Church Picnics

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2018 (Updated 9/28/18)

April

07            Holy Family Catholic Church
               Spring Gala w/Red Ravens
               See flyer - presale tickets only
               2009 Briar Ln.
               Wharton, TX 77488
               (979) 532-3593

28            St. Mark Lutheran Church
                Annual BBQ Fundraiser               
                501 Willow Dr.
                Lake Jackson, TX 77566
                (979) 297-2667

28           St. Bartholomew the Apostle Catholic
Church

               5356 11th Street
               Katy TX 77493
               (281) 391-4758

 

29            St. Mary’s Catholic Church
               10471 Grotto Rd.
               Frydek, TX 77474
               (979) 885-3131
Al Sulak/Country Sounds, Texas
Sound Check

29            St. Michael’s Catholic Church
               Spring Picnic             
               410 N. Center St.
               Weimar, TX 78962
               (979) 725-6714
               Czechaholics, Texas Dream

       

May

05              Christ Lutheran Church
                 German Sausage Dinner                
                 35912 Royal Rd.
                 Pattison, TX 77423
                 (281) 934-8218
                 Al Sulak/Country Sounds

 

06             Queen of the Holy Rosary Catholic
Church
(Hostyn)
                936 FM 2436
                La Grange, TX 78945
                (979) 247-4441
                Texas Sound Check, Czechaholics

 

06              St. Anthony de Padua
                 1523 Main St.
                 Danbury, TX  77534-0299
                 (979) 922-1240

06             St. Rose of Lima
                3600 Brinkman
                Houston, TX
                (713) 692-9123
                Telstars

 

13             Christ Lutheran Church (Loebau)
                4654 CR 114  
                Lincoln, TX 78948
                (409) 884-0333
                Lost Cause Band

 

18            St. John the Baptist
                209 E Bell St
                Fayetteville, TX 78940
                (979) 249-7449
                Cajun Festival w/Charles Thibodeaux
& Austin Cajun Aces

 

20           St. John's Lutheran Church
               FM 60 & FM 111
               Deanville, TX
               (979) 535-4125
               Das Ist Lustig

 

27            St. Joseph Catholic Church
               8282 FM 141
               Dime Box, TX 77853
               (979) 884-3100

27           Sacred Heart Catholic Church     
               400 E. Fifth St.
               Hallettsville, TX 77964
               (361) 798-5888
               Red Ravens, Jodie Mikula, Texas
Sound Check

26/27      Sts. Cyril & Methodius Catholic
Church
  
               306 S. Avenue F
               Shiner, TX 77984-8208
               (361) 594-3836
               Saturday night: Legal Limit
               Sunday: Inside hall - Accordion Jam,
Shiner Hobo Band, Mark Halata &
Texavia, The Emotions. Outside -
Yodel Blitz, Chris Rybak

27            St. Paul Lutheran Church (Serbin)
               1572 CR 211
               Giddings, Texas 78942
               979-366-9650

27            St. Joseph Catholic Church
(Stoneham)
               11323 CR 304
               Navasota, Texas 77868
               (936) 894-2223

 

June

03            Sacred Heart Catholic Church
                516 South Faires
                Flatonia, TX 78941
                (361) 865-3568

03             Holy Trinity Catholic Church
of Corn Hill

                8626 FM 1105
                Jarrell, TX 76537
                (512) 863-3020
                Jodie Mikula Orchestra    

 

09/10       St. Mary's Catholic Church
                101 Church St
                Windthorst, TX 76389 (near Wichita
Falls)
                (940)423-6687

                                         

10            St. Mary's Catholic Church
               FM Rd 340 #1648
               Hallettsville, TX 77964
               (361) 798-2128
               Texas Sound Check, Red Ravens

10            St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church
               1010 Lyons Ave.
               Schulenburg, TX 78956
               (979) 743-3117
               Mark Halata/Texavia, Czechaholics

 

16            St. Michael's Lutheran
               700 Frio St
               Winchester, TX 78945
               (979) 242-3444
               Paul Schlesinger & the Texas Knights   

                            

17            St. John the Baptist Catholic Church
(Ammannsville)
               7745 Mensik Rd.
               Schulenburg, TX 78956-5724
               The Moravians, Ennis Czech Boys

 

24            United Evangelical Church of Christ
               320 Silver Maple W
               Lyons, TX 77863
               (979) 596-1456
               Chris Rybak

24            Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Church
(Plum)          
               126 Plum Church Rd.
               La Grange, TX 78945
               (979) 247-4441
               Ken Brothers, Holub Polka Band

24            Fayetteville Brethren Church
               1022 Kramr Rd
               Fayetteville, TX 78940
               979-220-1289

 24           Sts. Cyril/Methodius Chicken
Dinner/Battle Dance
               100 N. Brazos
               Granger, TX 76530
               (512) 859-2223
               Fritz Hodde/Fab 6, Ennis Czech Boys                                              

July                                       

01            Sts. Cyril & Methodius Catholic
Church

                FM Road 1383
                Dubina, TX 78956
                (979) 725-8461
                Shiner Hobo Band, Mark
Halata/Texavia, Incredible Music
Makers

 

04             St. John the Baptist Catholic Church
(St. John’s)
                7026 FM 957
                Schulenburg, TX 78956
                (361) 798-5888
                Shiner Hobo Band, Red Ravens,
Dujka Brothers, Texas Dream

08            St. Mary's Catholic Church
               8227 County Road 205
               Plantersville, TX 77363
               (936) 894-2223
               Polka Mass/Dance w/Texas Sound
Check                                                                       

15           Ascension of Our Lord Catholic
Church

              11134 FM 957
              Moravia, Texas 78956
              (361) 798-5888
              Mark Halata/Texavia, The Moravians


15           St. James Catholic Church
              417 N. College St.
              Gonzales, TX 78629-4111
              830-672-2945

 

 

27-28    St. Mary of the Visitation Catholic
Church

             205 W. Pecan
             Lockhart, TX 78644
             (512) 398-4649
             Friday night: Nathan Colt Young

 

29          Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary
Catholic Church

              219 W. Magnolia St.
              Penelope, TX 76676
              (254) 533-2325
              Czech & Then Some  

                              

August                                 

05             Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church
                1031 Church Ln.
                Frelsburg, TX 78950
                (979) 732-3430
                Lost Cause Band

05             St. Anthony of Padua Catholic
Church

                1004 Magnusson
                Palacios, TX 77465
                (361) 972-2446  

05            St. Joseph Catholic Church          
                210 Schrimscher Street
                Yoakum, TX 77995
                (361) 293-3518

05            Immanuel Lutheran Church        
               310 Seguin Rd.
               La Vernia, TX 78121
               (830) 253-8121
                Chris Rybak

 

12            St. Michael’s Catholic Church
                410 N. Center St.
                Weimar, TX 78962
                (979) 725-6714
                 Polka Mass w/Lost Cause Band;
Shiner Hobo Band, Lost
Cause, Chris Rybak

12            St. Mary Church of the Assumption
                Church Address: 301 S. Harrison
                Picnic Address: 2547 Jerry Mashek
Drive
                West, TX 76691
                254-826-3705

 

15           Assumption of the Blessed Virgin
Mary Catholic Church
 (Praha)
               821 FM 1295
               Flatonia, TX 78941
               (361) 596-4674
               Lost Cause Band, Mark
Halata/Texavia

 

19           St. Andrew Catholic Church        
(Hillje)
               270 St. Andrew St
               El Campo, TX 77437
               (979) 648-2864

19           St. Monica Catholic Church
               6 S Nolan Ave
               Cameron, TX 76520
               254-697-2107

 

26           Sts. Cyril & Methodius Catholic
Church
(Cistern)
               113 Manchester St.
               Flatonia, TX 78941
               (361) 865-3568

26           St. Mary Catholic Church  
               815 St. Mary's Church Rd.
               Ellinger, TX 78940
               (979) 378-2277

 

September                                      

02            Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary
Catholic Church
(High Hill)
                2833 FM 2672
                Schulenburg, TX 78956
                (979) 743-3117
                Texas Sound Check, more

02             St. John the Baptist Catholic
Church
        
                209 E. Bell St.
                Fayetteville, TX 78940
                (979) 378-2277

02             Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic
Church

                705 W. Broadway
                Cuero, TX 77954
                (361) 277-9062

02             Sacred Heart Catholic Church     
                400 E. Fifth St.
                Hallettsville, TX 77964
                (361) 798-5888

02             Sts. Cyril & Methodius Catholic
Church
  
                306 S. Avenue F
                Shiner, TX 77984-8208
                (361) 594-3836

02             St. Mary’s Catholic Church
                8227 County Road 205
                Plantersville, TX 77363
                (936) 894-2223

02              St. Stanislaus Homecoming Bazaar 
                 9175 FM 1371
                 Chappell Hill, TX 77426
                 (979) 836-3030

02              Sts. Cyril/Methodius Parish Bazaar
                 100 N. Brazos
                 Granger, TX 76530
                 (512) 859-2223

02             Holy Cross Lutheran Church 
                 600 FM 1482 Rd
                 Warda, TX 78960
                 (979) 242-3333

 

09             Sts. Cyril & Methodius Catholic
Church
(Marak) 
                 6633 FM 2269
                 Buckholts, TX 76518
                 254-697-4861

09             St. Mary's of the Assumption
                 301 E. Fourth St.
                 Taylor, TX 76574
                 (512) 352-2175
                 Edward Kopecky/Fun Time Czech
Band

09              Vsetin Czech Moravian Brethren
Church
(Hallettsville)
                 6095 FM 2314
                 Vsetin,Texas
                 (361) 798-5722

09              Holy Cross Catholic Church
                 1214 Zorn Rd
                 Yorktown, TX 78164
                 (361) 564-2893

09              Holy Rosary Catholic Church 
                 1416 George St.
                 Rosenberg, TX 77471
                 (281) 342-3089

 

 

15-16        St. John Nepomucene
                 401 E. Lampasas St.
                 Ennis, TX 75119
                 972-875-2834

16             St. Joseph Catholic Church
                 601 N. Pecan St.
                 Moulton, Texas 77975
                 (361) 596-4674

16              Holy Trinity (Corn Hill)
                 8626 FM 1105
                 Jarrell, Texas 76537
                 (512) 863-3020

16             St. Wenceslaus (Holman)
                 FM Road 155
                 La Grange, Texas 78945
                 (979) 743-3117
                 Janak & Shimek Polka Band

 

22-23         St. Jerome
                 8825 Kempwood Dr.
                 Houston, TX 77080
                 (713) 468-9555

23            St. Joseph
                FM 485, off Highway 53
                Cyclone, Texas 76519
                (254) 985-2280            

23            St. James Catholic Church            
                510 South Camp St. 
                Seguin, TX 78155
                (830) 379-1796

23           Immanuel Lutheran Church
               3801 Cunningham Rd.
               Killeen, TX 76542
               (254) 634-2772

 

30            Immaculate Conception Church
               608 Fifth St
               Sealy, TX 77474
               (979) 885-3868
Kovanda’s Czech Band, 11A
Banner ad homepage

30           St. Mary’s Catholic Church
(String Prairie)
               405 St. Mary’s Road
               Rosanky, Texas 78953
               (830) 839-4580
               Mass: 10A. Lunch: 12P. Live auction:
1P. Games, kids' activities

30           Queen of Peace
               7372 FM 531
               Sweet Home, Texas 77987
               (361) 741-3206
               Picnic held at Sweet Home
Community Center

30 St. Philip the Apostle Catholic
Church
     
               304 W. Church St.
               El Campo, TX 77437
               (979) 543-3770
Joe Zetka Jr, Paul Darilek, Ben Orsak,
Don Merta, John Paul Dornak, and
Mason Nesvadba on tuba and
accordion! 10:30a-12:30p.
 

 

October   

06            St. Mary’s Catholic Church (Pin Oak)
               732 FM 2104
               Smithville, Texas 78957
               (979) 542-0217
               Mass: 3P outside under the oak
trees. Dinner 4:30P. Live auction 6P

06           Queen of Angels
               4100 Hwy. 3
               Dickinson, Texas 77539
               (281) 337-2508
               Kenny James, 12:30-2:30P

06 Trinity Lutheran
808 Louisiana Parkway
Corpus Christi, TX 78404
(361) 884-4041
Majek Orchestra, 5-9P

                                        

07            Queen of the Holy Rosary Catholic
Church
(Hostyn)
                936 FM 2436
                La Grange, TX 78945
                (979) 247-4441
                Incredible Music Makers, 11A-3P;
Dujka Brothers, 3:30-7:30P  

07            Holy Rosary Catholic Church
(Frenstat)
                8610 FM 2774
                Caldwell, TX 77836
                (979) 535-7704
Mark Halata & Texavia, 10A-1P

07            St. Luke’s Catholic Church (Loire)
                3930 FM 536
                Pleasanton, TX 78064
                (830) 393-6021

07            St. Roch Catholic Church (Mentz)
                1600 Frelsburg Rd.
                Alleyton, TX 78935
                (979) 732-3460
Lost Cause, 11A-1P & 5-7P

07            Sacred Heart Catholic Church
                915 Runneburg Rd.
                Crosby, TX 77532
                (281) 328-4871
                Texas Sound Check, 12-5P

07            St. Ann Catholic Church
                14151 US Hwy. 87 W.
                La Vernia, TX 78121
                (830) 779-3131

07            Holy Cross Catholic Church
               2001 Katy Ave.
               Bay City, Texas 77414
               (979) 245-6379


07           St. Matthew the Evangelist
               9915 Hollister St
               Houston, TX 77040
               (713) 466-4030
               Waltrip Jazz Band, Tony & The
Silverbacks, DJ Paul, Sol De Mexico
with Ballet Folkloric, Grupo Creacion
Banner ad homepage
 

07            St. John the Baptist
                101 Church
                Hungerford, TX 77448
                (979) 532-4747
                Charles & The Fabulous 4, 1-5P

07 Ascension Catholic Church
802 Pine St
Bastrop, TX 78602
(512) 321-3552
Sean Orr, 11:30A

 

14            St. Anthony Catholic Church       
               1602 Bowie St.
               Columbus, TX 78934
               (979) 732-2562

14            Holy Cross
                839 Church Street
                East Bernard, Texas 77435
                (979) 335-7551
                Riverside Hall: Dujka Brothers, 12-
3P; Red Ravens, 2-6P
Banner ad homepage

14             Our Lady of Victory
                1309 E Mesquite Lane
                Victoria, Texas 77901
                (361) 575-4741

14            Church of the Visitation (Westphalia)
                144 County Road 3000
                Lott, Texas 76656
                (254) 584-4983
Jerry Haisler/Melody 5, 11A-2P

14             St. Stanislaus
                 1511 Highway 90 South
                 Anderson, Texas 77830
                 (936) 873-2291

14              Peace Lutheran Church
                 941 W Bedford Euless Rd
                 Hurst, TX 76053
                 (817) 284-1677
                 Brave Combo, 5-8P

 

20            Holy Comforter Lutheran Church
               1901 Woodland Hills Drive
               Kingwood, Texas 77339
               (281) 358-6500
               Texas Sound Check, 11A-5P

20            St. Luke Catholic Church
               2807 Oakdale
               Temple, TX 76502
               (254) 773-1561
               Czech & Then Some, 12-4P

20 St. Thomas More
10205 FM 620 N
Austin, TX 78726
(512) 258-1161
Austin Polka Band, 1-3P

 

 

21            Guardian Angel Catholic Church
                5610 Demel St
                Wallis, TX 77485
                (979) 478-6532
                Al Sulak/Country Sounds, Destino
Latino Banner ad homepage

21            Holy Cross Lutheran Church
                605 Hwy. 77A S.
                Yoakum, TX 77995
                (361) 293-3033

21            St. Ambrose Catholic Church
                8602 Loop 570
                Wall, TX 76957
                (325) 651-7551

21             St. Paul Catholic Church
                204 Mills Street
                Smithville, Texas 78957
                (512) 237-3299
                Mass: 10:15A. Lunch: 11:30A. Live
auction: 1P. Games, kids' activities.

21             St. Mary's
                715 N Main St
                Bremond, Texas 76629
                (254) 746-7789
                Brian Marshall, 12-3P
Banner ad homepage

 

   

28           Sacred Heart Catholic Church     
               580 E. Pearl St.
               La Grange, TX 78945
               (979) 968-3430

28           St. Michael the Archangel Catholic
Church

               9214 Main St.
               Needville, TX 77461
               (979) 793-3787
               Texas Sound Check, 11:30A-3P
Banner ad homepage

28            St. Paul Lutheran Church
                201 Veterans Dr.
                Columbus, TX 78934
                (979) 732-2423

28             Sts. Peter & Paul
                936 S Front St
                Bellville, TX 77418
                (979) 865-0676
                Dujka Brothers, 11A-3:30P
Banner ad homepage

28 Our Savior Lutheran
5000 W. Tidwell Road
Houston, TX  77091 
(713) 290-9087
Das Ist Lustig, 11A 

28 House of Prayer
14045 Space Center Blvd.
Houston, TX 77062
(281) 488-4439
Enzian Buam, 5:30-8P

 

November

11              Our Lady of Lourdes
                 105 N. William St.
                 Victoria, TX 77901
                 (361) 575-3813

11 St. Joseph
106 Lalla Rookh at FM 442
Boling, TX 77420
(979) 532-3593
Al Sulak/Country Sounds, 11A-4P

 

 

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