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Events in and around Elgin are summarized here.  With so many year-round activities, it's easy to get involved and even easier to have fun!  WE ARE ELGIN!!

FOR ADDITIONAL EVENT INFORMATION, CONTACT THE ELGIN COURIER: 512-281-3333 

  • PARKS & REC: 512-281-5724
     
  • ELGIN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: 512-285-4515

 

  • Reoccuring Events:
  • Market Days is held at Elgin Memorial Park, the first Saturday of each month, February thru November.  Vendors bring flea market, garage sale and craft items to sell at the park.
  • The City of Elgin Parks and Community Development Department, along with the Friends of Elgin Parks provides live music in Elgin 4-6 times per year.  For more information and a complete schedule see below and visit http://www.elginpard.com/

  • The first Thursday of each month, the Chamber of Commerce hosts it's Monthly Membership luncheon.  For more information Click Here
  • Every Thursday, the Elgin VFW (Post 6115) hosts Bingo games.  Doors open at 6pm and games start at 7:30pm.
  • First National Bank hosts coffee in the Community Room each weekWednesdays, 9:00 - 11:00am - "Ladies' Coffee", with a drawing at 10am.  Thursdays, 8:00 - 10:00am - "Men's Coffee", with a drawing at 9am
  • Storytime is held at the Elgin Public Library, each Thursday at 1:30 pm and 7:00 pm.  Held in the Library's Community Rm, 404 N. Main St.
  • River Valley Farmer's Market:  Every Saturday at Veteran's Memorial Park.  See http://www.rivervalleyfarmersmarket.com/
  • Elgin Public Library: Story Time & Lap Sit Program, every Tuesday @ 10:30am -10:45 - and every 2nd Tuesday, Afternoon Book Club 2:00pm - 4:00pm
  • Craft Day every Wednesday @ 4:30pm Elgin Public Library
  • Family Movie Night every 3rd Thursday @ 6:00pm Elgin Public Library
  • Legos: every Tuesday @ 5:00pm Elgin Public Library  
  • Sip, Shop & Stroll every 2nd Thursday of the month 5:00pm - 8:00pm

  • First Saturday Sidewalk Sale:  First Saturday of every month

 

 


Bastrop, Texas

 

January


Fish Fry:  The Elgin VFW Post 6115 will have a Fish Fry on a Friday, 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m., all you can eat for $7.50.  Other activities include:  Tuesday, Texas Hold em Poker League 6:30 p.m. and 9 p.m.; Thursday, Bingo - Doors open at 6:30 p.m. starts at 7:30 p.m.; Friday, Blind Draw Dominoes tournament 7 p.m.

Livestock show and fair:  The Bastrop County Jr. Livestock Show and Elgin Youth Fair will be held this weekend, Friday and Saturday at the Elgin VFW Hall on U.S. 95 South.  The Elgin Youth Fair will be Friday from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., and will reopen again on Saturday at 10 a.m.  Arts and crafts, baked goods, and more.

Recycle Old Christmas Trees:  The city of Elgin is collecting Christmas trees for recycling.  The city of Elgin drop off site is at the park and ride on Hwy 95 North and Main Street in Elgin Memorial Park.The City of Elgin Public Works will be taking these trees to the county to be mulched.  Anyone is welcome to drop off their trees.  All ornaments must be removed.  Keep Bastrop County Beautiful volunteers will staff the Bastrop site.  That site is located in Bastrop, south of the Little League Fields off Hwy 95 South.  For more information, call 512-281-5724 extension 23 or email astoll@ci.elgin.tx.us.

MLK Walk:  The 22nd Annual Bastrop County Martin Luther King Jr. Walk for peace, justice and equality is scheduled for today in Elgin.  "A Day On... Not a Day Off" is the annual theme for the program.  This year's walk begins at Veterans Memorial Park in downtown Elgin and ends at Booker T. Washington Elementary School at 510 MLK.  The program will feature youth from Bastrop, Elgin and Smithville ISD's giving reflections on Dr. King.  The communities of Bastrop, Smithville and Elgin have rotated this event since its inception, according to founder Dock Jackson.

 

 

Youth Show:  Travis County Expo Center.  Click for more details.

Bull Riding:  7 p.m. at the Travis County Youth Show, Austin, TX.  Click for details.


 

February

Adopt a Wild Horse or Burro:  Del Rio, TX - Val Verde County Arena.  Adopt adult horse (4 years +) and we'll pay you $500.  First year care and feeding when you receive title.  866-4MUSTANGS (866-468-7826).  http://www.blm.gov/.  U.S. Department of the Interior... Bureau of Land Management... Wild Horse and Burro Program.

 Black History Exhibit: Sponsored by the Elgin Public Library.

 Sherwood Forest Faire:  10 a.m. til dusk rain or shine.  Birds of prey, new joust, Robin Hood, Parade, Tons of activities for kids and adults.  Over 100 artisans selling crafts, food, and drinks. 

 

Visit  www.SherwoodForestFaire.com or call 512-222-6680 for more info.

 

March

Elgin Community Easter Egg HuntSponsored by the Friends of Elgin Parks with the City of Elgin Parks and Community Development Department, this event is held the Saturday before Easter each year in Thomas Memorial Park. Kids ages 3 to 8 can participate.  For more information visit www.elginpard.com

Easter Egg Hunt: Elgin Public Library

http://www.elginpubliclibrary.org/news-events/library-calendar/easter-egg-hunt

When Mar 27, 2018 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM (US/Central / UTC-500); Where Elgin Public Library; Contact Phone 512-281-5678; Attendees All welcome; Add event to calendar iCal. Easter Egg Hunt. Tuesday, March 27th. 11:00 am. Elgin Public Library. Bring a basket and collect some treats. All welcome! Navigation.

 

 
Adopt a Wild Horse or Burro:   Victoria, TX - Val Verde County Arena.  Adopt adult horse (4 years +) and we'll pay you $500.  First year care and feeding when you receive title.  866-4MUSTANGS (866-468-7826).  http://www.blm.gov/.  U.S. Department of the Interior... Bureau of Land Management... Wild Horse and Burro Program.

 
 
Spring Break Fun: Sponsored by the Elgin Parks & Recreation.  For more details on the schedule and events Click Here

 

CCR Gala:  Hosted by Cattlemen for Cancer Research:   Check back or details   

Proceeds will benefit the UT M.D. Anderson Cancer Center - for more information call 512-321-3991.

April

Elgin Community Easter Egg HuntSponsored by the Friends of Elgin Parks with the City of Elgin Parks and Community Development Department, this event is held the Saturday before Easter each year in Thomas Memorial Park. Kids ages 3 to 8 can participate.  For more information visit www.elginpard.com

 

Elgin Art Tour and Local Lore:  Eight locations featuring local and area artistsin downtown Elgin and nearby studios. Contact: lalvarez@ci.tx.us for more information.

 

 Adopt a Wild Horse or Burro:  Canutillo, TX - Rio Grande Valley Ranch Arena.  Adopt adult horse (4 years +) and we'll pay you $500.  First year care and feeding when you receive title.  866-4MUSTANGS (866-468-7826.  http://www.blm.gov/.  U.S. Department of the Interior... Bureau of Land Management... Wild Horse and Burro Program.

 


 

March 5th - CROP Hunger Walk:   Walk is to raise funds to feed the hungry both abroad and right here in Elgin, TX.  Help by raising money or by making a donation today.  Donations can be sent to FUMC Attn: Steve Cox, 216 West 3rd St, Elgin, TX 78621.  If you have questions please call Steve at 512-229-6994.  The hungry appreciate YOU!!
 
Walk starts at VETERANS MEMORIAL PARK downtown Elgin!!  Starts at 9:30 a.m.  For more information on the walk and how to raise funds, contact either Steve Cox at 512-229-6994 or Dorothy Doolittle at 512-229-6225.
March 5th - CROP Hunger Walk:   Walk is to raise funds to feed the hungry both abroad and right here in Elgin, TX.  Help by raising money or by making a donation today.  Donations can be sent to FUMC Attn: Steve Cox, 216 West 3rd St, Elgin, TX 78621.  If you have questions please call Steve at 512-229-6994.  The hungry appreciate YOU!!
 
Walk starts at VETERANS MEMORIAL PARK downtown Elgin!!  Starts at 9:30 a.m.  For more information on the walk and how to raise funds, contact either Steve Cox at 512-229-6994 or Dorothy Doolittle at 512-229-6225.
March 5th - CROP Hunger Walk:   Walk is to raise funds to feed the hungry both abroad and right here in Elgin, TX.  Help by raising money or by making a donation today.  Donations can be sent to FUMC Attn: Steve Cox, 216 West 3rd St, Elgin, TX 78621.  If you have questions please call Steve at 512-229-6994.  The hungry appreciate YOU!!
 
Walk starts at VETERANS MEMORIAL PARK downtown Elgin!!  Starts at 9:30 a.m.  For more information on the walk and how to raise funds, contact either Steve Cox at 512-229-6994 or Dorothy Doolittle at 512-229-6225.
March 5th - CROP Hunger Walk:   Walk is to raise funds to feed the hungry both abroad and right here in Elgin, TX.  Help by raising money or by making a donation today.  Donations can be sent to FUMC Attn: Steve Cox, 216 West 3rd St, Elgin, TX 78621.  If you have questions please call Steve at 512-229-6994.  The hungry appreciate YOU!!
 
Walk starts at VETERANS MEMORIAL PARK downtown Elgin!!  Starts at 9:30 a.m.  For more information on the walk and how to raise funds, contact either Steve Cox at 512-229-6994 or Dorothy Doolittle at512-229-6225begin_of_the_skype_highlighting            512-229-6225      end_of_the_skype_highlightin

Elgin VFD BBQ Cook-Off: Held in the Elgin Memorial Park the Third Saturday of April. Participants arrive on Thursday to begin preparing their BBQ - judging held on Saturday.  For details, contact the Elgin Fire Department at 512-281-4025.     

 

Dia de los Ninos and Dia de los libros: This event is held Saturday at the Elgin Public Library from 4 p.m. - 8 p.m.  Live entertainment, food, games, free books, crafts and more.

Yesterfest:  Please call the Elgin Chamber of Commerce for new details or find them on http://www.elgintx.com/.

Music in the Park:  Music in the park is free and a great event for the family.  Takes place at the Veterans' Memorial Park at the corner of Main and Depot.  Food available for sale.

 

Date
From 4/6/2018
To 4/27/2018
Time
From 7:00 PM
Cost
Free Admission
Location
Veterans' Memorial Park
109 Depot St.
Elgin,Tx
78621
Organization
Friends of Elgin Parks
Phone - (512) 281-6190

Pearls of Youth Art Show: 



May

 

Bastrop county's Household Hazardous Waste Cleanup:   No explanation needed... for details, call 512-537-0068, email info@keepbastropcountybeautiful.org or visit the website at www.keepbastropcountybeautiful.org.

Elgin Arts Association:  Joining with River Valley Farmer's Market to host a youth art show called Pearls of Youth... showcasing all ages of young artists.  Will be awarding the Pearls Before Swine art scholarships, two $1,000 scholarships fro graduation seniors continuing their studies in any of the arts... 

Community Wide Garage Sale: The first Saturday in May a community wide garage sale is held for anyone wishing to participate.  The Elgin Courier lists details, including a map showing the locations of sales. To get included on the map contact the Elgin Courier at 285-3333.

Relay For Life:   The American Cancer Society Relay For Life is an international movement to end cancer.  Through Relay, organizations bring together passionate volunteers, promote mission-based activities, and mobilize community members to take action in the fight against cancer.  For more information visit http://www.relayforlife.org/elgin-texas

Juneteenth Pageant: Held annually prior to the Juneteenth Festival. The pageant includes three categories – Miss Juneteenth, Little Miss Juneteenth and Little Miss Princess, ranging in age from 6-22. Each category has two runners-up and a variety of prizes and trophies will be awarded. Everyone is eligible to participate.

June

Music In The Park: Call 512-281-5724 for schedule.  

Movies In The Park Elgin Memorial Park: Call 512-281-5724 for schedule.  

Elgin's 78621 Downtown publication:  A quarterly publication right here in Elgin.  The great one stop shop to see what's here and what's going on now.  For digital copies, go to www.elgintx.com.  For advertising opportunities, please contact 512-285-4515.

 Community Clean-Up Day - Check with City of Elgin website for info.

 

 
 
 
Adopt a Wild Horse or Burro:  Adopt adult horse (4 years +) and we'll pay you $500.  First year care and feeding when you receive title. 866-4MUSTANGS (866-468-7826).  http://www.blm.gov/.U.S. Department of the Interior... Bureau of Land Management... Wild Horse and Burro Program.

 

 

 Swimming lessons offered by City of Elgin Parks and Development Department.  Events to be held in Morris Memorial Park and Pool at 804 North Avenue C Monday through Thursday for $75 for two week session per child with a deposit of $40 to hold place in session.  Lessons must be paid 5 days in advance of session start date..  3-4 year olds, 6:30 - 7 p.m. 5-6 year olds, 7 - 7:30 p.m.  7 year olds and up, 7:30 - 8 p.m.  Future dates scheduled are scheduled in July as well. Call 512-281-5724.  Applications may be downloaded from www.elgintx.com and submitted to City Hall with payment at P.O. Box 591, Elgin, TX 78621 or dropped off at City Hall, 310 North Main St.

 Elgin Public Library Summer Reading Program:  See Elgin Public Library for age groups and exact dates and times.

Heart of Texas Green Expo:  Bastrop event to feature demonstrations, highlight innovative green tech.  Call 512-222-3976 for more info.

Adopt a Wild Horse or Burro:  Hutchinson, KS - Hutchinson Correctional Facility.  Adopt adult horse (4 years +) and we'll pay you $500.  First year care and feeding when you receive title.  866-4MUSTANGS (866-468-7826).  http://www.blm.gov/.  U.S. Department of the Interior... Bureau of Land Management... Wild Horse and Burro Program.

 

 

Juneteenth Festival: The second weekend in June with a parade, pageant, dance and festival. The events take place in downtown Elgin at Veterans Memorial Park.

 
Depot Market on Main:   10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Veterans' Memorial Park downtown.
 
Elgin Western Days Festival: We look forward to 2018

 

 

 

Western Days parade marshals for 2014

Pete and Esther Bega

 

 

July

Annual Clean - Up Day: check City website for details.

Chalk It Up: Children’s Sidewalk Art Contest: The Elgin Parks and Community Development Department sponsors a free children’s sidewalk art contest each July at Veterans’ Memorial Park. The programs is for children ages 3-12. Youth may participate as individuals or in groups (groups are two to four youth.). The event is free. A thirty-minute time limit will be placed on all entries once the event begins. The theme is “Celebrating Freedom in the USA”. Certificates will be awarded to winners. For more information visit www.elginpard.com.

Elgin People’s Patriotic Fourth of July Parade: Everyone is invited to walk down historic Main Street from City Hall to the Veterans’ Memorial Park. All non-motorized entries are accepted. Food and fun follow the parade with a short program and a Soap Box Derby exhibition by the local Cub Scouts. For more information on this event, contact the Elgin Parks and Communtiy Development Department at 281-5724 or visit http://www.myrecdept.com/tx/elgin/default2.aspm.

Movie at the Pool:  Call 281-5724 to check status of this program.  If there is bad weather, movie will be shown at the library.

Vacation Bible School - FUMC Elgin:  Call 512-285-4503 for more information.

Rodeo Events:  Texas Lost Pines Riding Club invites you to enjoy good old fashioned hometown rodeo excitement.  All events at the Julius Marek Arena on Hwy 95.  For additional information on all events:  http://www.tlpric.org/.

McDade Watermelon Festival:  Check in begins at 7:30 a.m. at the corner of Waco and Main Streets.  The parade will begin promptly at 10:30 a.m. with judging starting at 9:00 a.m.  Please be in line and ready by 9:00 if you wish to be judged.

Awards will be given for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place entries.  Please call for parade entry form.  Please return entry form before June 26th.

Friday from 8 p.m. until midnight we will have a street dance to kick-off our Festival.

After the parade please plan to stay for the rest of the festival activities including the Arts and Crafts booths, Anique Car Show, Melon Auction, and our Queen's Coronation followed by a free watermelon feast just to name a few.

Your participation in our festival will make it a success.  We hope that you can be a part of our Grand Parade this year and we look forward to seeing you.  Please call 512-273-0018 with all questions and for entry form.

Send entry form to:  MWFA

    P.O. Box 783

    McDade, TX 78650

Swimming lessons offered by City of Elgin Call for updated 2016 info: Parks and Development  Department.  Events to be held in Morris Memorial Park and Pool at 804 North Avenue C Monday through Thursday for $75 for two week session per child with a deposit of $40 to hold place in session.  Lessons must be paid 5 days in advance of session start date..  3-4 year olds, 6:30 - 7 p.m. 5-6 year olds, 7 - 7:30 p.m.  7 year olds and up, 7:30 - 8 p.m.  Future dates scheduled are July 5th through 15th, and July 19th through July 29th. Call 512-281-5724.  Applications may be downloaded from www.elgintx.com and submitted to City Hall with payment at P.O. Box 591, Elgin, TX 78621 or dropped off at City Hall, 310 North Main St. 

 

Elgin Beach Party: Contact Micheal Gonzalez @512.285.6190 or mgonzalez@ci.elgin.tx.us

 

 

Christmas in July Sponsored by Elgin Education Club & Red Hat Dollie and Bells.  4th Saturday in July. All proceeds got to the Elgin High School Student Scholarships.  Awarded every year.

August

 
Back to School August 20, 2018

 


August 24-25:  Elgin Fire Department "Fill The Boot" event for Muscular Dystrophy fundraiser will be Friday, Aug. 24, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturday from 8 a.m. until noon.  Firemen will be standing  at the corner of Main Street and Second Street under the traffic light. 

 

 

 

 

September

 Sherwood Forest Jousting Tournament:  Click Here!


 

October

Cattlemen For Cancer: Check Back for DATE

National Night Out: Neighborhoods throughout Elgin are invited to join  for this event. Elgin Police Officers and City Officials will be visiting neighborhoods throughout the community in support of building a community partnership. Neighborhoods are encouraged to come together and send a message that we are working together to prevent crime and keep our neighborhoods safe. Residents are encouraged to turn on their porch lights, from 6 to 8 pm, and spend the evening outside with their neighbors

Fall Festival: Held the 1st Thursday in October at the Elgin Public Library from 5 to 8 pm. Includes a Costume Contest, Crafts, Games, Clowns and more.

Hogeye Kickoff Concert:  On Saturday at the Veteran's Park.  The hamdidates for our annual Hogeye Festival will be introduced at 6 p.m., then the music starts.

  • Small Town Heroes will perform at 6:30 p.m.
  • Beto Y los fairlanes performs at 7:30 p.m.

Adult beverages will be allowed.  Oldest Hogeye festival T-shirt will win a prize.

Annual Sausage Stampede: The Southside Market Sausage Stampede is a 5Krace and a 1K Children’s race sponsored by the Cattlemen for Cancer Research Patient AssistanceProgram and the Greater Elgin Chamber of Commerce. The race will begin at 8:00 a.m. Contact the Greater Elgin Chamber of Commerce at 285-4515 for more information or visi twww.elgintxchamber.com 

The Pearls Before Swine Art Show: The art show kicks off the Hogeye Festival every year. Professional artists participate in this juried art show. Auctions during the evening raise funds for art scholarships for area high school graduates to continue their education in the arts. The event is supported by local businesses, the Elgin Main Street Board, and the Hogeye Festival committee.

Hogeye Festival: The annual Hogeye Festival is for the entire family and features food, kids activities, handmade arts/crafts and music by local bands... and much much more!!

  

 

 

Elgin Safe Trick or Treat Trail: Sponsored by the Elgin Parks and Community Development Department and located in Historic Downtown Elgin, at Veterans' Memorial Park, businesses set up to pass out treats and provide activities for the Trick or Treaters. This safe alternative to traditional Trick or Treating is a popular event complete with a costume contest for the kids. For more information contact Micheal Gonzalez at mgonzalez@ci.elgin.tx.us

 

November


Elgin Art WalkCancelled until further notice. 

"A Frontier Christmas":  Bundle up for an outdoor event under the tent.  Santa arrives at 5:30 p.m. - pictures with Santa until 6:30 p.m.  Children's activities an crafts.  Bring a non-perishable food item to be donated to the local food pantry and be entered for a chance to win a door prize, (1 entry per food item).  Live Christmas music  by various local talents.  Food and drinks provided.  It's your friendship and support that gives us so much cause for celebration this holiday season.  Merry Christmas and many thanks to all of you.  Frontier Bank of Texas.  512-281-1500


Dancing With The Elgin Stars Gala:  SPJST Lodge.  Ten couples will compete for the best dancer.  Food, beverage and entertainment.  $50.00.  Call the Chamber of Commerce at 512-285-4515 for tickets.

December

Breakfast with Santa:  For information, call 512-304-5165

Holiday by the Tracks: Co-sponsored by the Elgin Main Street Board, Elgin Chamber of Commerce and the Parks and Community Development Department. Holiday by the Tracks includes a day of shopping at the local downtown businesses, music and the Artists' Showcase in Veterans' Memorial Park. Also included are the VFD Lighted Christmas Parade at dusk followed by a live nativity and Blue Santa's appearance.  Get your picture taken with Santa, holiday bazaar, Union Depot Museum, holiday specials, craft show at the library, parade, Christmas tree auction, live nativity.  512-285-4515... http://www.elgintx.com/.

Lighted Christmas Parade:  Sponsored by the Elgin Volunteer Fire Department, this event takes place the first Saturday of December at dusk. For a registration form to participate in the parade contact the Elgin Volunteer Fire Department at 281-4025.

Elgin ISD Superintendent's Holiday Social: 

Blue Santa:  New or gently used books, toys, and stuffed animals can be taken to the Elgin Volunteer Fire Department.

When you are out shopping for Christmas presents, pick up a few extra for Elgin Police Department's Blue Santa Program.  There will be blue carts pulled along the parade route so that you can safely donate during the parade.  Blue Santa just may be there too.

Donations can also be dropped off at the Elgin PD and monetary donations mailed to Blue Santa, C/O City of Elgin, P.O. Box 591, Elgin, TX 78621.  For more info, contact the Elgin PD.

Star Ranch Christmas Sound and Lights Show:  7-10 p.m.  Visitors to Star Ranch in McDade will be dazzled by 100,000 lights during it's annual Christmas Sound and Lights Show.  No Charge... free apple cider and and Hot Chocolate - candy canes for kids of all ages.  For more info call 512-273-2257, email info@starranch.net, or visit their website now.

Elgin Caregivers Christmas Home Tour:  Buy tickets at Elgin Courier, Frontier Bank, First National Bank, Elgin Chamber of Commerce, or at the Caregivers' office at 25 N. Main for $10 each. 

New Years Eve Dance at SPJST:  Polkas, Waltzes & Mix Music.  8-12 in the evening.  $10 per person.  Black eyed peas, cornbread, sausage, coffee served after dance.  NO RESERVATIONS.  512-285-3100 - 702 Hwy 95 North, Elgin, TX.

Recycle Old Christmas Trees:  The city of Elgin is collecting Christmas trees for recycling.  The city of Elgin drop off site is at the park and ride on Hwy 95 North and Main Street in Elgin Memorial Park.The City of Elgin Public Works will be taking these trees to the county to be mulched.  Anyone is welcome to drop off their trees.  All ornaments must be removed.  Keep Bastrop County Beautiful volunteers will staff the Bastrop site on January 8th.  That site is located in Bastrop, south of the Little League Fields off Hwy 95 South.  Mulch will only be available at the Bastrop location through January 12.  For more information, call 512-281-5724 extension 23 or email astoll@ci.elgin.tx.us.

 WE ARE ELGIN!! 

 Merry Christmas.... and Happy New Year! 

 

 

 

Publisher's Note

Elgin, TX

Welcomes You!

By Amy Dittrich, Publisher

The city of Elgin was incorporated on May 13, 1872. The City is named after Robert Morris Elgin, the Railroad Land Commissioner in the 1870's. Elgin is a community rich in history. The community offers fun for family and friends at annual events listed in our Calendar.

Also check with our Elgin Chamber of Commerce office 512-285-4515 for information - you might want to become a member. Our town invites all to join in our community and get to know us and let us know you.

The following pages will show you only a few of the businesses we have in our area. There is more to Elgin than you think. Call 512-285-4309 for more information from your customer service person. If you can't find it in Elgin, look here anyway... we list Bastrop, Manor, Taylor, Smithville, Paige as well.

Advertising is your life blood line. Keep your name out there for people to keep you and your business in mind. New people move in every day! New people view this site every day! Technology is here to stay... is the way of the future. We are on 65 search engines and are mobile. Advertise with us, and you'll be out there too!!

Thank you for taking the time,

Amy - Publisher

512-285-4309


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Phone: (512) 361-5440

Office Hours

Monday - Friday

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Saturday & Sunday  Closed

Emergency service available 24/7.

Service Area:

78602-2627

and surrounding areas.



Businesses New To Town or New To Our Web-Site

Businesses New To Town or New To Our Web-Site

2017

Kelly Eartherton - Piano Lessons - 512.629.1836

Sames Bastrop Ford Dealership - 512.303.3000

Tex Propane - 1.800.343.7065

Panda Express - 512.285.2266

Lugi's Italian Restaurant - 512.229.3791

Bastrop Senior Center - 512.303.0072

Evergreen Acupuncture - 512.658.0282

Harbor Hospice - 512.443.7100

TX Dept. of Aging and Disability Services - 855.937.2372

Family Health Center of Bastrop @Elgin - 512.285.6073

                  Osborn Plumbing - 512.321.6098                 


                                                          New Businesses 2016 & 2017


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Best of Elgin 2018 List Below

Congrats To All!!

From SHOP IN ELGIN


Food & Beverage

Bakery:

1st - Quiche & Crumb

2nd - Super Donut

BBQ:

1st - Meyer's Elgin Smokehouse

2nd - Southside Market

Breakfast:

1st - Lucy's Diner

2nd - Azteca

Chicken Fried Steak:

1st - Lucy's DIner

2nd - Good Luck Grill

Chinese Food:

1st - Hong Kong

2nd Katie's

Craft Beer:

1st - Aviator's Pizza

Coffee:

1st - McDonald's

2nd Lucy's DIner

Fast Food:

1st - Sonic

2nd - Golden Chick

French Fries:

1st - McDonalds

2nd - Chic-Fil-A

Hamburger:

1st Place - Superior Burger

2nd Sonic

Health Food:

1st - Elgin Wellness Center

2nd - Elgin Local Goods

Ice Cream:

1st - Dairy Queen

Iced Tea:

1st - Sonic

2nd - Meyer's Elgin Smokehouse

Italian Food:

1st - Luigi's

2nd - Cedar's Grill (Bastrop)

Margarita:

1st - Jalisco's

2nd - Morelia

Mexican Food:

1st - Azteca

2nd - Jalisco

Pie:

1st - Lucy'sPizza:

1st - Aviator's

2nd - Luigi's

Sandwich:

1st - Schlotzky's

2nd - Elgin Local Goods

Salad:

1st - Elgin Local Goods

2nd - Luigi's

Business/Financial

Accounting Service:

1st - Gladys Markert

Business Banking:

1st - Frontier Bank

2nd - First National Bank

Financial Advisor:

1st - Edward D. Jones

Insurance Agent:

1st - McCrary Insurance

2nd - Rosado Insurance Agency

Law Firm:

1st - Carter, Abero Law Firm

2nd - Owens & Bogart

Personal Banking:

1st - Frontier Bank

2nd - First National Bank

Apparel and Jewelry

Jewelry:

1st - Dorothy's Jewelry

Clothing:

1st - Beall's

2nd - Ross (Bastrop)

Western Wear:

1st - Double R Hat House

2nd - Elgin General Store

Shoe & Purse Repair:

1st McGee Brothers

Automotive:

Auto Parts :

1st - A-Line Auto Parts

2nd - Auto Zone

Auto Repai:r

1st - Jay's

2nd - Bobby's

New Car Dealer:

1st - Rush Chevorlet

2nd - Lost Pines Toyota (Bastrop)

Paint & Body:

1st - Gruetzner's

2nd - Bob Dorsett

Tires:

1st - Leal's

2nd - Discount Tire

Hospitality:

Golf Course:

1st - ColoVista Golf Club (Bastrop)

Photo Studio:

1st - Allison Edmond

2nd - Miranda Nickel

Wedding Venue:

1st - ColoVista Golf Club

Home Builder:

1st - Nalle Custom Homes

2nd - Pruneda Homes

Ranch Real Estate:

1st - Rainey Real Estate

2nd - Jeanette Shelby Realty

Real Estate Company

1st - Jeanette Shelby Realty

2nd - Winkler & Company Real Estate

Real Estate Agent

1st - Debra Cole

2nd - Lexy Graham

Title Company

1st - Independent Title

Home and Family:

A/C Service

1st - Abear Commercial Services

2nd - Elgin Air Conditioning and Heating

Dance Hall

1st - SPJST Dance Hall

Dry Cleaners

1st - Modern Cleaners

2nd - Elgin Dry Cleaners

Funeral Home

1st - Elgin Funeral Home

2nd - Providence-Jones Funeral Home

Remodeler

1st - Rogelio Minanda

Lawn Care/Maintenance

1st - Sonny Nash

2nd -Eloy Moscarro

Pest Control

1st - Portus

2nd - Hometown Pest Control

Pet Service

1st - Hollywoof

Pet Store

1st - Elgin General Store

2nd - Whole Pets

Plumbing

1st - Clopton's Plumbing

2nd John's Plumbing

Roofing Company

1st - Ideal Image

Storage Facility

1st - Solid Ground Storage

Pool Service

1st - Blaine Cooper

Veterinary Clinic

1st - Elgin Family Pet Center

2nd - Elgin Veterinary Clinic

Home Furnishing:

Antique Store

1st - The Tattered Shutter

2nd - Elgin Antique Store

Florist

1st - A Flower Connection

2nd - Elgin Flower & Gifts

Flooring

1st - Sam's Floor Designs

Furniture

1st - Elgin Antique Store

2nd Milton's - Smithville

Farm/Ranch

Ranch Equipment

1st - Tractor Supply

Saddle & Tack

1st - Elgin General Store

Seed & Feed

1st Elgin General Store

2nd - Bastrop Feed

Large Animal Veterinary

1st - Elgin Veterinary Hospital

Health

Nursing Home

1st - Elgin Nursing & Rehabilitation

Home Health Care

1st - Rainbow Ridge

Chiropractor

1st - Elgin Chiropractic Center

Hospice

1st - Stanley Bell, The Lighthouse

2nd - Elgin Wellness Shoppe

Dental Care

1st - Elgin Smiles Dental

2nd - Elgin Family Dental

Gym

1st - Anytime Fitness

2nd - Zumba with Val

Hair Care

1st - Lather's Hair and Nail Salon

2nd - Heavenly Hair

Manicure

1st - Lather's Hair and Nail salon

2nd Pro Nails

Pharmacy

1st - Elgin Medicine Shop

2nd - HEB Pharmacy

Community

Community Leader

1st - Amy Miller

2nd - Chris Cannon

Non-Profit Organization

1st - Drive A Senior

2nd - Down Home Ranch