Activities & Events on the Bolivar Peninsula



Bruce Haire has put together a wonderful line up for our SUMMER GOSPEL MUSIC EXTRAVAGANZA AND BAZAAR onJune 14th! The performance schedule includes:

11:00-11:40 Exodus XV
11:50-12:10 Janet Leigh Davis
12:20-12:50 Big Thicket Blue Grass Boys
1:00-1:30 High Island Baptist Youth Choir
1:45-2:15 Zumba for Jesus
2:25-3:00 Community Church Band
3:10-3:30 Spring Memorial Baptist Duet
3:30-till? 3 Way Switch  

Click for more information on the Summer Gospel Extravaganza 

THANKS TO YOUR BOOTH RESERVATIONS, THERE IS NO MORE ROOM!  Thanks to your wonderful booth contributions for our SUMMER GOSPEL MUSIC EXTRAVAGANZA!, we have no more space available for booths. We can not take any more reservations. You have already helped us on the road to making our EXTRAVAGANZA a fun and successful venture. See you on June 14, 2014!



Crystal Beach artists featured at BAL event

By June Peveto
One of many paintings by local artists that will be on sale Saturday June 14th 6 to 10pm at the Beaumont Art League. We are gearing up for this exciting fundraiser that will benefit the Humane Society of Southeast Texas, so be sure to bring your donation of a bag of cat or dog food! Art can be purchased from the Pet Show in the Brown Gallery or join in the fun of a live auction and fill your walls with this wonderful art. The Painted Ladies of Crystal Beach artists Shirley Fischer, Jammie Blackstock and Alice Hurlbert will have their work displayed. Read More 




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Free Vision Screening 

The Bolivar Peninsula Lions Club provides free vision screening once a month from 12:30pm to 3:30pm. The next screening will be at the Port Bolivar Fire Department, Monday, June 23rd. Vision screening is done to identify possible vision problems; results may indicate a need for further assessment.  

For more information, call Brenda Flanagan, 409-684-3377



Little Britches Fun Day Horse Camp



Little Britches Fun Day Horse Camp -Beginner Riders
Where: Crystal Corral Stables, Crystal Beach TX
(Owners: Louis and Shelley Bennett, also joining us is DeAnn Savell)
When: Thursday June 26, 2014
Time: 10:00am to 3:30pm
Cost: $100.00
Lots of Horse activities, crafts, games, lunch, etc.
RSVP by May 13, 2014 to reserve your spot
click here for Little Britches Fun Day Horse Camp FLYER

4th of July Washers Tournament 2014

Registration is OPEN for the 4th of July Weekend Washers Tournament! 
$1,000 First Place Prize!
Visit for more info!


The Second Annual Ladies Casting for Conservation will be held on Saturday, July 26, 2014 at Stingaree Restaurant and Marina in Crystal Beach, TX. This unique event brings together fishing enthusiasts while helping protect Galveston Bay's natural resources. This year's fishing tournament will be bigger and better with more awards and great prizes!

Go to TOURNAMENT WEBSITE for more information.



 PRESS RELEASE - Property Tax Notices in the Mail
Cheryl E. Johnson, Galveston County Tax Assessor

Senior, disabled persons and disabled vets, along with those participating in disaster installments need to be aware that the third payment is due by Monday, June 2nd in order to avoid hefty penalty and interest charges (6% penalty and 1% interest). The fourth and final installment will be due byThursday July 31st so mark your calendars now!

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Bolivar Peninsula AA

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2014 Chamber Meeting Schedule 

Chamber meetings are generally held on the 1st Tuesday of each month at The Joe Faggard Community Bldg. However, this schedule is tentatively set. Times to be announced, time and dates may change to accommodate guest speakers.

FEBRUARY 4th at 5pm, Joe Faggard Community Center

APRIL 29th - Annual Awards Banquet, 6:30pm at Stingaree

JUNE 3rd at 5pm, Joe Faggard Community Center

AUGUST 5th at 5pm, Joe Faggard Community Center

OCTOBER 7th at 5pm, Joe Faggard Community Center

NOVEMBER 4th at 5pm, Joe Faggard Community Center


If you would like to add a topic to be discussed at an upcoming meeting you must submit in writing by the Thursday before scheduled meeting. Submit to: Chamber Office at 1750 Hwy 87 Crystal Beach, TX 77650. Or email  Chamber of Commerce    




New Beach Warning Flag signs installed
Tyler Ray completed his Eagle Scout community project on Saturday by installing beach warning flag signs at four locations on Bolivar Peninsula. Look for the new signs at Bolivar Peninsula RV park, Remax, Kites Unlimited and Miss Nancy's Bait Camp in Gilchrist. His troop also cleaned up areas on the beach. "Tyler did a great job and The Bolivar Chamber of Commerce gives him a big thank you," said Mac McDonald, President of the Chamber.   


Flag Warning Surf Conditions - Flag Warning System 

The flags are located on the Highway in front of Miss Nancy's, Kites Unlimited and Remax on the Water Real Estate Office. 
Businesses, please stop by the Chamber office between 10am-2pm to pick up your Surf Conditions cards.
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Barefoot Bill's American Grill


We have added a Dinner Menu

We will be open until 9pm every Friday and Saturday

This Summer, we will have a special "bar" menu for Bamboo Beach Bar upstairs

Reserve our Banquet Room early for your special events!

We also have a lovely Meeting Room. 


Lanette & Bill Pacheco (409-684-2626)

1021 Hwy 87, Crystal Beach, TX

Open 8am-8pm, 7 days a week!

"Go Barefoot All Year Long"
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Stingaree perfect

Weekend Specials:
Steak and Snow Crab
Wed-Thur 11am-9pm
Fri-Sat 11am-10pm
Sun- 11am-9pm
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Ask about our drink specials!!! 
June 13, 2014 Live music Texas Renegade!! 
June 14, 2014 Live music Texas Renegade!! 
June 15, 2014 Live music Scott McGill!!
Be sure to check out our website for hours & events:
Tiki Bar
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Breakfast Saturday & Sunday

* Daily Lunch Specials *  

Thursday Night - Steak Night  
Friday Night - Chicken or Beef Fajitas

Saturday Night - Fish & Shrimp Fried, Baked Potato & Salad 

"Best Burgers on The Beach"

Tiki Limo Service 409-504-5276 
Fantasea BBQ & Grill - FantaSea BBQ & Grill, 1951 Hwy 87, Gilchrist, TX.  KARAOKE beginning at 6pm every Friday and Saturday night. 409-286-2160 or832-265-8691.   
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**Business Promotions**

Galveston County Tax Assessor -

Every 3rd Tuesday from 7am-7pm - Courthouse Annex, on Noble Carl Drive behind the Chamber of Commerce Building.         




Now Open 7 Days a Week From 10a.m. to 6p.m.
Newly Remodeled Expansion Complete And Full Of Spring And Summer Merchandise
Be Sure To Come Out To The Texas Crab Festival In Crystal Beach And Check Out Our Booth!
Unique Beach Style Jewelry And Much More







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Holiday Schedule 


**Don't forget, if you are a Business Owner and a member of the Chamber, you can promote your business events on the Bolivar Website. Please submit promotions to Bolivar Chamber no later than Wednesday evening. We want our information to remain current on the Website, so please inform us when your event has come to completion.

Mondays - Chicks with Sticks (Knitting) @ 9:30am-1:30pm at The Joe Faggard Community Building, Donna Sims 713-206-4585
Mondays - The food truck comes to Pavilion by The Joe Faggard Community Building, 1750 Hwy 87
Mondays - AARP meets 1st & 3rd Mondays @ 6pm for dinner (call Donna 713-206-4585) @ The Joe Faggard Community Building, Donna Sims 713-206-4585
Mondays - Free Yoga! 2-3pm @ Bay Vue Methodist Church on Hwy. 87. NO CLASSES JUNE 9th & JUNE 23rd. Contact Lani Fuller @ 832-722-8312.
Mondays, Thursdays & Fridays - Water Aerobics, 9am-10am @ Lazy D&D. Contact Patsy Horn 281-684-4218.
Mondays, Thursdays & Saturdays - Bolivar Peninsula AA @ 7pm. Location: 343 Hwy 87 - across from Crenshaw School. Contact 936-404-3401.
Tuesday & Friday - GAME DAY @ The Joe Faggard Community Building 1-4pm
Tuesday - Friday - Library open 10am-2pm at The Joe Faggard Community Building.
Wednesday - Water Zumba, 9am-10am, $5. Contact Patsy Horn 281-684-4218.
Wednesday - Bolivar Peninsula Garden Club - 1st Wednesday of each Month @ 10am at The Joe Faggard Community Building, Alice Hurlbert - 409-351-1399
Wednesday - The Crystal Bees QUILTING Club - 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th Wednesday of Each Month 9am-2pm @ The Joe Faggard Community Building, Linda Hollier 409-749-0236
 - LOL Ladies Luncheon, 2nd Thursday of each month 11:30pm (location TBD), contact Jammie Blackstock 409-766-0513
Friday - Crystal Beach Fishing Club - 2nd Friday of each month @ The Joe Faggard Community Building. Bring a covered dish 6:30pm, contact Robert Daniel 832-233-7246
Saturday - The Crystal Bees QUILTING Club - 2nd Saturday of each Month 9am-2pm @ The Joe Faggard Community Building, Linda Hollier 409-749-0236 
Eagles - Men's Aerie Meeting - 1st & 3rd Wednesdays 
Eagles - Women's Auxiliary Meeting - 2nd & 4th Wednesdays 
Eagles - Lunch served every Saturday

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Swede's Real Estate
Physical Address: 2840 Hwy 87

Mailing Address: Po Box 1158

Crystal Beach, TX 77650

Phone 409-684-3345


Anne Willis Broker

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