County to enjoy a cold Shiner and a chicken fried steak at Mary’s. Though café namesake Mary Trenner derives the majority of her business from out of town, you are sure to find a few faithful locals in the café most nights. Recently, Trenner made a few improvements to the exterior of the café. A new sign, rockwork, and cedar beams have been added to renovate the overall look to the once 1920s service station. Along with this, she has added a beer garden for groups waiting on an open table, or for the social The sun sets on a busy afternoon at Mary’s Cafe. crowd that just isn’t quite ready to leave yet. Mary’s Café is located at 119 Grant Ave in Strawn. They are The café also takes reservations if open from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. 363 you are going on a weekend evening days a year, closed on Thanksgiving and you don’t want to wait for up to and Christmas. Stop by and visit Mary’s or give them a call to make an hour or two for a table. reservations at 254-672-5741.
Events Old Jail Museum
Palo Pinto County Every Thursday through Saturday 10 A.M. to 3 P.M.
Mineral Wells Ducks Unlimited Banquet Mineral Wells Ducks Unlimited April 26
Relay for Life
Mineral Wells Chamber of Commerce May 4-5
75th Annual Rodeo
Palo Pinto County Livestock Association May 9-12
Lodging Longhorn Inn Motel 105 W I-20, Gordon 254-693-8277
Possum Kingdom State Park 3901 State Park Rd 33, Caddo 956-943-2262
Silk Stocking Row Bed & Breakfast 415 NW 4th St., Mineral Wells 940-325-4101
The Harbor at Possum Kingdom Lake Marina 1693 Park Road 36, Graford 940-779-3600
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