ORANGEFIELD — The Master Gardeners will be hosting a “meet and greet” from 10 a.m. to noon, Thursday, Jan. 19, and Saturday, Jan. 21, at its new greenhouse facility at Jewel Cormier Park on FM 1442 in Orangefield. The public is invited to attend and see the new facility and visit with members of the Master Gardeners.
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Simon Outfitters located at 2674 MacArthur Dr. in Orange will host a very special meet and greet with Bassmaster Elite Series pros and other outdoors celebrities Saturday (March 9).
Bassmaster pros to appear at Simon Outfitters Saturday
Simon Outfitters located at 2674 MacArthur Dr. in Orange will host a very special meet and greet with Bassmaster Elite Series pros and other outdoors celebrities Saturday. From noon till 6 more than a dozen pros including Gerald Swindle, Brit Myers, David Walker, Zell Roland and Paul Elias will be on hand to meet with fans and talk fishing.
Also appearing will be T-Roy Broussard and Harlan “Bigfoot” Hatcher from television’s “Swamp People”.
“We’re going to have tackle vendors, barbecue and bounce houses for the kids. It’s our way of celebrating having the Bassmasters in our home town and sort of officially introducing ourselves to the public,” said owner Jonathon Simon.
Simon Outfitters is a fully stocked tackle shop with fresh and saltwater offerings as well as a growing number of hunting items.
For more information, call 409-883-4400.
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