Sugar Land History and Skeeters Stadium Tour

Bruce Kelly, Sugar Land Heritage Foundation, was up bright and early Friday morning to give an interview with Channel 26 news about Sugar Land’s history.

Also check out the progress on the Sugar Land Skeeters’ StarTex Stadium!

Click on this link to view the video from Fox 26 News –

What’s going on this Saturday at the Farmers Market at Imperial Sugar Land?

A festival of food and fun!  Open every Saturday through December 10th from 9am to 1pm.

Art unveiling:  Renowned artist Allison Merriweather unveils The Grand Wine & Food Affair’s 2012 Commemorative Painting “The Girl with the Cupcake Tattoo”

“The Girl with the Cupcake Tattoo” is the ninth painting in a series of food and wine pieces that have served as a symbol of The Grand Wine & Food Affair. Allison Merriweather will be in attendance with her fine art collection available for purchase at the all-new Farmers Market at Imperial.

Live Music:   Pete Simple –

Cooking Demonstration: Two canning demonstrations will take place. Learn how to make great jellies and pickles!

Pet Adoptions:  Did you know October is National Save A Shelter Dog?  The Fort Bend Animal Shelter will be at the Market this Saturday with 2 or 3 furry friends and pictures of many other dogs and cats waiting for a good home.  Come on out to the Farmers Market at Imperial and Save A Shelter Dog…. or cat…

Do you have knives, scissors or garden tools that are dual and need to be sharpened?!? Premier Sharpening will be on site at the Farmers Market this weekend! Bring your knives, scissors and garden tools (no saw blades) to John Garza at Premier Sharpening and you will get them back sharper than when they were brand new!–TX.html

Ample parking, shade trees with picnic benches…come enjoy a Farmers Market like no other!  Located at 198 Kempner St Sugar Land, TX.

Presented by the Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce.

Imperial PD Zoning Application Memo to Sugar Land Residents

Dear Residents:

It has come to our attention that an e-mail concerning our current zoning application has been distributed around the community over the past several weeks asking residents to submit e-mails and letters to the City’s planning department concerning your position, either for or against, the Imperial Planned Development Zoning Application. We have had a chance to review this e-mail and believe that it is misleading the reader by providing information that is out of context.

Click here to read more – Resident Memo

New Vendors, Produce and Chef Cooking Demonstration During Fourth Saturday of The Farmers Market at Imperial

Saturday, October 22 marks the fourth Saturday of the wildly popular Farmers Market at Imperial where thousands of visitors will shop new vendor booths stocked with produce, enjoy a cooking demonstration from French chef Frédéric Perrier of Aura Restaurant and listen to live music by Pete Simple. Continue reading

More Than 5,000 Enjoy Debut of Farmers Market at Imperial

 After months of planning, the highly anticipated Farmers Market at Imperial opened on Saturday, October 1 as crowds estimated at over 5,000 flocked to the event for selections of fresh, locally grown produce, specialty foods and one-of-a-kind shopping finds.

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