For daily deals, events, job openings, garage sales, real estate, weather, lake level and more this is your Cedar Creek Lake Round Up for Wednesday, March 20, 2013.
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- Three weeks ago Hoodies Hangout opened in Eustace and has been getting excellent reviews. The restaurant is run by husband and wife team, Terry and Crystal Garrison. At Hoodies Hangout they have ribs, brisket sandwiches, pulled pork sandwiches, burgers and more. Terry has always wanted to cook BBQ and when they finally had the chance to do it they went for it! Crystal says they are loving it! Hoodies Hangout is located at 323 US HWY 175 W in Eustace. Crystal is also always looking for new clients for her photography business, Freeze Time Photography.
- The Family Peace Project, Inc. in Athens is in great need of the following items-
- Summer clothes for kids sizes 2, 3, and 4.
- Teen clothes such as sizes 12 and 14, and 1, 2, and 5 in teens jeans.
- Size 18 women's clothing
Family Peace Project contact info: 720 Corsicana Street, Athens, TX, 75751- (903) 677-9177.
- 211 Art Gallery & Studio is looking for artists to submit their work for display in their next 10 week exhibit. Start date for bringing in artwork is next Thursday March 21, 2013 so start today by emailing pictures of your artwork for review. Please include a picture of the frame as well if the artwork is framed. This includes any artist submitting for the Figure Show. For more information on submission of artwork please visit the 211 Art Gallery & Studio website, or by calling 903-292-1746.
- The Venue @ GBC Music now has tickets "in stock" for the first half dozen upcoming live shows. They now have their liquor license (only serve at shows) and their grand opening is coming up on April 6, 2013. Tickets for upcoming shows can be purchased now at The Venue located at the corner of 334 and 198 in Gun Barrel City or online by clicking here. Upcoming shows feature a variety of entertainment including country, pop, rock and comedy acts.
- Southern Charm has new "Koozies" in. Visit their Facebook page, like and share for a chance to win one.
- Ochoa's Mexican Restaurant in Athens and Canton has a special today. Visit their website to view the online ad.
- Texas Tan in Gun Barrel City still has the "Tax Return Special"- 6 months of level one tanning, 8 upgrades, 20% off bottle of tanning lotion, just $150. Or split the deal with a friend and get 3 months plus 4 upgrades each for only $75. Deal ends March 30, 2013.
- Photography by Heather has a High School Senior Photo Session deal for $100. Includes CD with printable release. 3- 4X6 and 1- 8X10. Call 903-292-2867 and mention this ad.
- Lil Chickens, handmade baby apparel and gifts in Athens, has an Easter coupon code for 10% off at checkout on their etsy shop site until March 31, 2013. Enter "Bunniesarethebest" to get the discount.
- Branding Iron Steakhouse lunch special today is $1 off any gourmet burger.
- Henderson County Livestock Show continues everyday this week through Saturday March 23, 2013. For a full schedule of events please click here.
- Benefit for Belle Mills takes place on Saturday March 23, 2013 at Groom and Sons in Athens from 12PM-5PM. There will be hot dogs and a bake sale. Belle was kicked in the head by a horse on March 11 2013 and is in Children's Hospital.
- Cedar Creek Brewery hosts the 1st Annual Corn Hole Tournament this Saturday March 23, 2013 benefiting the Cedar Creek Humane Society. Registration starts at 11:30AM and the tournament begins around noon. Entry fee is $20 per two person team. Hotdogs and hamburgers for sale for $5. Pets will also be available for adoption. While you are there you can also take the weekly tour and tasting of the Brewery for only $7 and you get to keep the glass!
- Hope Springs Water is having a family expo this Saturday March 23, 2013 from 11AM-2PM in the Brookeshire's parking lot in Athens, TX. Learn how you can make a global difference. Also at the event: six cases of Hopes Springs water, a hat, and a T-shirt autographed by Jase and Godwin of Duck Dynasty will be auctioned off.
- Benefit Spaghetti Dinner for Christopher Smith takes place on Saturday March 23, 2013 at 4:30PM at the Mabank Fire Department. For more information please visit the event page.
- Athena Garden Apartments has a move in special of $199 with good credit or $499 with not so good credit. One year lease. Call or visit for more information. 903-675-9062.
Chance of Rain: 20% during the day
Winds: NE at 10-15 mph
318.70 (at 3PM on 3/19/2013)