When it comes to Things to Do in August, the calendar is full. This is by no means an all-inclusive list – just a way to whet your appetite for making plans. For example, the Bellville Chamber of Commerce’s event list is impressive.

As always, check out all the local chambers of commerce for their own lists.

Aug. 10

  • Chappell Hill Wine and Lavender Fest, 9 a.m.
  • Round Top Area Historical Museum open, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Carmine Casino Night, Carmine Schutzen Verein, 6 p.m.

Aug. 15

164th Prazska Pout, Praha

Aug. 23

First Annual Colorado County Fair Kickoff Trail Ride, Columbus

Aug. 24

Texas Casual Cottage’s Back Porch Event, 11 a.m.- 3 p.m. Learn about AirEvac and donate blood. Reserve at 979-337-8293.

1st Annual Beer, Music & Wine Festival, Chappell Hill, Noon to 8 p.m.

Round Top Music Festival concert

Looking ahead to September

Sept. 2

Labor Day

Sept. 19-Oct. 6

Round Top Antiques Show – know that some venues open earlier, some close earlier. And the venues have addresses in Burton, Carmine, Round Top, Warrenton and Fayetteville. And Kenney.

Sept. 28

Texas Independence Trail Wine Festival, 1-6 p.m