Kreische Brewery State Historic Site Events

October 2023

October 14

Join us for a day of exploring the past! Learn more about the work that archeologists do by exploring the history and artifacts of Kreische Brewery, a site excavated by Parks and Wildlife in the late 1970s. The day includes hands-on family-friendly activities, site tours of the house and brewery, presentations by archeologists, scientists, and community members, and more. Stop by each...

October 27

Join us this Friday as we light a fire on the Bluff and recount historical spooky stories of Texas and Fayette County! Enjoy local legends and frightening tales around the bonfire and set yourself in the mood for Halloween.

Gates open at 6:00. Come early and bring chairs! Watch the sunset from the Bluff while enjoying a BYO picnic. The bonfire will be lit around 6:45, and stories will...

December 2023

December 8

Join Kreische Brewery and Monument Hill this holiday season as the grounds transform for our annual holiday lights event. Walk along our historic trail to themed displays such as Candy Lane, Holiday in the Dog Park, O Tannenbaum musical display, and more. Step back in time as you walk through the Kreische House, decorated in the traditional 19th century German style, and learn about Christmas...

December 9

Join Kreische Brewery and Monument Hill this holiday season as the grounds transform for our annual holiday lights event. Walk along our historic trail to themed displays such as Candy Lane, Holiday in the Dog Park, O Tannenbaum musical display, and more. Step back in time as you walk through the Kreische House, decorated in the traditional 19th century German style, and learn about Christmas...

December 15

Join Kreische Brewery and Monument Hill this holiday season as the grounds transform for our annual holiday lights event. Walk along our historic trail to themed displays such as Candy Lane, Holiday in the Dog Park, O Tannenbaum musical display, and more. Step back in time as you walk through the Kreische House, decorated in the traditional 19th century German style, and learn about Christmas...

December 16

Join Kreische Brewery and Monument Hill this holiday season as the grounds transform for our annual holiday lights event. Walk along our historic trail to themed displays such as Candy Lane, Holiday in the Dog Park, O Tannenbaum musical display, and more. Step back in time as you walk through the Kreische House, decorated in the traditional 19th century German style, and learn about Christmas...

December 17

Join Kreische Brewery and Monument Hill this holiday season as the grounds transform for our annual holiday lights event. Walk along our historic trail to themed displays such as Candy Lane, Holiday in the Dog Park, O Tannenbaum musical display, and more. Step back in time as you walk through the Kreische House, decorated in the traditional 19th century German style, and learn about Christmas...

December 19

Walk the trails of the beautifully decorated Kreische Brewery & Monument Hill state historic sites. Enjoy scenic vistas, light displays, and a traditionally decorated Kreische House exterior. Note: entertainment, refreshments, family activities, visits with Santa, and special programs will not be available during Trail of Lights Encore. For more information, visit www....