Special Events

Participation in Special Events does not require a Branch Connection Membership. 

Monthly Breakfast   

Menu: sausage, gravy, biscuits, eggs, fruit, juice & coffee 

Host: Senior Advisory Board   

Monday, September 9 | 8:15 - 9 am | Free

Sponsor: MTVIR
Entertainment: Debbie Perrone

Monday, October 7 | 8:15 - 9 am | Free

Sponsor: Dallas Medical Center
Entertainment: Anne Hinton

Game Night
Open Ticket Sales are going on right now! 
Ticket Fee: $15

Stop by the Branch Connection today before they sell out.

Saturday, September 28
5 - 9:30 pm

Grab your lederhosen or dirndl and enjoy German beer and Oompah music while playing casino games for prizes. Don’t miss the biggest event of the year! 

5:00 pm   Doors Open 
5 - 7:00 pm Dinner 
6 - 9:00 pm Casino & BINGO

9:15 pm Raffle & Grand Prize Drawings 

Door prizes will be given out through the evening. 

Website Header Rolled & on the Rocks (for Adults 21 and older)
Saturday, October 12 
6 - 8 pm  VIP 5 - 8 pm

Ticket Fees: General Admission $40 / VIP Admission: $60

An evening of select whiskey tasting and cigar rolling demonstrations. Learn which cigars and whiskey pair nicely together.

General Admission: $40
Sample tasting of various whiskeys
Cigar Rolling demonstration
Commemorative shot glass
One entry into prize drawing for two tickets for Witherspoon Distillery Tour
VIP Experience: $60
All General Admission items
One hour early entry 
Sample tasting of premium whiskeys/bourbons
One additional entry into the prize drawing

Branch Connection Craft Fair

Saturday, October 19

9 am - 4 pm
No admission fee | Concessions available 

When it comes to fun activities in Farmers Branch during the fall season, the annual Craft Fair is tough to beat. This exciting event will be hosted at The Branch Connection, 14055 Dennis Lane and is free to the public. 
For those who want unique and memorable gifts for their loved ones along with beautiful décor to add to their homes, it’s a can’t-miss event. Check out this showcase of unique and lovingly handcrafted items and the people who made them. 

Craft Fair Vendor Registration is FULL. Want on the waiting list?
Complete and return the application to linda.klark@farmersbranchtx.gov or stop by The Branch Connection.

Craft Fair Information and Registration Form

Spud & Show: Second Act 

Tuesday, September 24 | 11:30 am | Fee: $4 

Enjoy a baked potato with all the works and a movie. 
A big box store worker reinvents her life and her life-story and shows Madison Avenue what street smarts can do. Starring Jennifer Lopez and Leah Remini.

Old Time Acoustic Jam

Saturdays, September 21 | October | 1:30-4:30 pm | Free

Bring your acoustic instrument and jam with others who enjoy playing old time songs. 

Second Friday Franks

Friday, September 13 | Noon | Fee: $2

Come enjoy a hot dog, chips, cookies, ice tea and learn about a featured program each month.       
August: Art Group
September: Dulcimers and Acoustic Jam Groups

Birthday Lunch

Third Wednesday of each month at Noon

Fee: $4  Free if it’s your birthday month!
September 18:  King Ranch Chicken
October 16: Chili Con Carne, corn bread and fruit 
November 20:    Hot ham and cheese sandwiches 
December 18:    Meat loaf and smashed potatoes 

Cake Sponsor: Brookdale Assisted Living in Farmers Branch

Farmers Branch Connection Karaoke 

Wednesday, September 18, October 16 | 6 - 8 pm | Free

Better living through Karaoke! Everyone has a song in their heart, so let’s hear you sing it! Whether you are a seasoned performer or limit your singing to the shower, we want you to come join in the fun.  

AARP Safe Driver Course

Thursday | September 26 | October 24 | 8:30 am - 12:30 pm

Not held in November or December
Fee: AARP members $15, Non Members $20
Learn to compensate for age-related changes, reduce traffic violations, accidents & chance for injury.