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July 2019

Moonshine at Sunset Presented by Preserve Granbury

2019-07-11T15:02:50-05:00

Preserve Granbury to offer gourmet appetizers, live music, distillery tours, whiskey tastings and live auction! Historic Granbury, Texas, known as one of the “the Best Small Towns in Texas”, will be hosting the “Moonshine at Sunset” for the first time on October 5th, 2019. The event will be held at the new Sledge Distillery located [...]

Moonshine at Sunset Presented by Preserve Granbury2019-07-11T15:02:50-05:00

August 2017

Support the Panther Branch Post Office

2018-04-04T08:40:38-05:00

Join Preserve Granbury in supporting the Hood County Museum and the Hood County Genealogical/ Historical Society in moving and preserving the Panther Branch Post Office In 1968, the county's history captured the fascination of more residents when local car dealer R. E. Durham discovered an old log cabin inside a frame house south of  Comanche [...]

Support the Panther Branch Post Office2018-04-04T08:40:38-05:00

October 2016

A Night of Excitement for Party on the Peak 2016

2016-10-20T08:41:51-05:00

The 2016 Party on the Peak celebration was another huge success for Preserve Granbury!  This annual event took place on the privately-owned Comanche Peak...a 1,229 foot historic mesa overlooking Hood County on Saturday, October 1st just before sundown.  Events included self-guided tours, panoramic views of the Brazos River Valley, cocktails, Hors d'oeuvres, dinner, and dancing under [...]

A Night of Excitement for Party on the Peak 20162016-10-20T08:41:51-05:00

May 2015

Cherishing Our Sense of Place

2015-05-27T15:07:47-05:00

Hood County grew by almost 25% from 2000 until 2014, and is expected to continue growing at a rapid pace.  Suburban sprawl has brought dramatic change to our community.  Preserve Granbury is working to preserve the charm and special sense of place that makes us all want to live in Hood County.  Here are photos [...]

Cherishing Our Sense of Place2015-05-27T15:07:47-05:00

Come Join the Fun at Preserve Granbury’s Annual Picnic & Business Meeting

2016-02-15T17:04:10-05:00

You’re invited to Preserve Granbury’s 5th Annual Picnic & Business Meeting on Saturday, May 30, 2015.  This year, the picnic will be held at the historic Preserve Granbury House located at 801 North Lipan Drive in Granbury. The business meeting will begin at 11:00am, followed by the outdoor picnic at noon.  During the business meeting, the restoration [...]

Come Join the Fun at Preserve Granbury’s Annual Picnic & Business Meeting2016-02-15T17:04:10-05:00

February 2014

Rehabilitation of Gordon House Underway

2014-02-26T21:15:33-05:00

Rehabilitation of the historic Gordon House in Granbury is underway and Preserve Granbury is proud to be part of its preservation. In March 2013, Preserve Granbury donated $26,000 to the City of Granbury for rehabilitation of the Gordon House and other historic buildings at the Dora Lee Langdon Cultural and Educational Center. This donation helped match the generous [...]

Rehabilitation of Gordon House Underway2014-02-26T21:15:33-05:00

January 2014

Sixth Annual Party on the Peak Set for September 27

2014-01-28T22:17:35-05:00

Save the Date! Preserve Granbury’s 2014 Party on the Peak will be held on Saturday, Sept. 27, beginning at 5 p.m.  Party on the Peak features historic tours, panoramic views of the North Texas prairie, an authentic cowboy chuck-wagon dinner, and dancing under the stars. The party also features live and silent fundraising auctions of [...]

Sixth Annual Party on the Peak Set for September 272014-01-28T22:17:35-05:00

Granbury’s Historic Brazos Drive-In For Sale

2014-01-24T23:15:08-05:00

Historic Landmark May be Eligible for Federal Rehabilitation Tax Credits  The Brazos Drive-In Theatre in Granbury has been showing first-run movies since opening night June 5, 1952, when the theater featured The First Time, a “delightful family comedy” starring Robert Cummings and Barbara Hale. Featuring two cartoons each night, the Brazos charged 49 cents per [...]

Granbury’s Historic Brazos Drive-In For Sale2014-01-24T23:15:08-05:00

December 2013

Learn About a Granbury Woman’s Contributions During the 1920’s Harlem Renaissance

2013-12-20T17:44:53-05:00

During the Roaring ‘20s, Josephine Cogdell of Granbury moved to New York City. There, she met and married George Schuyler and contributed to Harlem’s cultural renaissance. Josephine and George were writers, and Josephine was a writer and artist. Their daughter, Phillipa, became a musical prodigy known as the “little Harlem genius.” Because Josephine had entered [...]

Learn About a Granbury Woman’s Contributions During the 1920’s Harlem Renaissance2013-12-20T17:44:53-05:00