The community of Gonzales – est. 1825
Gonzales is one of the earliest Anglo-American settlements in Texas, and the first west of the Colorado River. It was established by Empresario Green DeWitt as the capital of his colony in August 1825.
Gonzales is best known as the site of the first skirmish of the Texas Revolution. On October 2, 1835, the Texans that lived here fashioned the first Come and Take It Flag, and successfully resisted Mexican soldiers who had been sent to retrieve the small cannon they used for protection.
Nowadays, Gonzales is a thriving community full of fun, family friendly things to do and places to enjoy! The town is still rich in its history with barrel racing, cattle shows, live music, community events and all of the Tex-Mex you can eat! There is also plenty of shopping, dining and entertainment just minutes from the community including, H-E-B, Wal-Mart, Buc-ee’s, Tractor Supply, Bealls, Family Dollar and many great restaurant destinations! And the community’s
Some of Gonzales’ top shopping, dining and entertainment options include:
- Acapulco Restaurant
- GG Steaks & Spirits
- Come & Take it Bar & Grill
- Mr. Taco
- Wal-Mart Supercenter
- Guerra’s Grill & Catering
- Tractor Supply
Gonzales is also home to an exceptional Healthcare System, featuring Memorial Hospital just minutes from 1835 Village. This general acute-care facility has Level IV trauma designation where and offers patients state-of-the-art diagnostic and therapeutic services.
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