Be captivated by the icon of Sam Houston with the one man show “The Lion of Texas” May 6 and 7 at the Doss Heritage and Culture Center. Learn about Sam Houston’s heroism at the Battle of San Jacinto and hear about his experience as the first president of the Republic of Texas. This special evening is chockfull of anecdotes to amuse and entertain as you listen to the story of this larger-than-life Texas hero.
Saturday night’s performance on May 6 will be held after a chuck wagon dinner on the lawn of the Doss Center and will end with a VIP meet and greet with Sam Houston. Different packages are available which can include all three activities or simply the show with cost ranging from $25 to $100 per person.
The dinner begins at 5 p.m., the show at 6 p.m. and the VIP meet and greet will commence at the end of the presentation at 8 p.m.
The matinee performance is Sunday, May 7 from 2-4 p.m. and is appropriate for all ages.
All funds benefit the Doss Heritage and Culture Center’s operating funds. Sponsors for the evening include Mader Bagley State Farm , PlainsCapital Bank and First Financial Bank. Sponsorship opportunities are still available. Contact Amanda Edwards at 817-599-6168 at the Doss for information.
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Full Evening VIP Package: $100
Includes a BBQ Chuckwagon Dinner with entertainment provided by award winning western swing musician Dave Alexander, a ticket to the Lion of Texas Play, A Meet and Greet Dessert and Wine Reception with Sam Houston, & VIP Parking
Dinner and a Show Package: $75
Includes a BBQ Chuckwagon Dinner with entertainment provided by award winning western swing musician Dave Alexander and a ticket to the Lion of Texas Play
After Show Special: $50
Includes a ticket to the Lion of Texas Play and entrance to the Meet and Greet Dessert and Wine Reception with Sam Houston following the play
Play Ticket Only: $25
Play Ticket: $25
Student Price (with student ID, must be purchased at the DHCC): $10