Sweet Treats Around Brenham

When you’re craving something sweet, Brenham is the perfect place to treat yourself. Everyone knows about Blue Bell, of course, but Brenham/Washington County is also rich with bakeries, cafes, and candy shops that have a variety of confections to satisfy your sweet tooth. So go ahead and start with dessert at one of these decadent … Continue reading “Sweet Treats Around Brenham”

Holiday Happenings

The Holidays are officially here! This magical time of year is the perfect time to visit Washington County. Here are a few of the things to do throughout the holiday season in Brenham and Washington County. Downtown Brenham’s Cocoa Crawl – Nov. 25 Shop small in beautiful Downtown Brenham on Friday, Nov. 25. Taste variations … Continue reading “Holiday Happenings”

7 Places in Brenham to Get a Scoop of Blue Bell Ice Cream

    Midsummer in this crazy Texas heat means one thing–it’s time for Blue Bell Ice Cream! And what better place to get a scoop of the best ice cream in the country than right in the hometown of the little creamery? Here are SEVEN places in Brenham/Washington County to get a scoop of refreshing … Continue reading “7 Places in Brenham to Get a Scoop of Blue Bell Ice Cream”

Hot Nights, Cool Tunes

Hot Nights, Cool Tunes is one of the highlights of the summer in Washington County! And lucky for us, it is not just a one-time event. Bring your lawn chair and your friends, and join us each Saturday evening in July for live music on our historic downtown square. Admission and parking are free. Food … Continue reading “Hot Nights, Cool Tunes”

Spring Eggs Artwalk

With help from artists in the community, Main Street Brenham will again bring art to the streets of Downtown Brenham and invite professional, amateur, and student artists to participate in our Annual Spring Eggs Art Walk! Egg Voting Voting is now open. Visit any sponsoring store or the Visitor Center to pick up and return paper ballots. … Continue reading “Spring Eggs Artwalk”


When you visit Washington County and experience the sites, smells and sounds of Brenham, Burton, Chappell Hill, Independence and Washington, you’ll feel the real pride of Texas.