Thank you for visiting the Austin Republican Women (ARW) website. The members of ARW have worked hard for 60 years to serve their community and to elect Republicans to local, state and national positions.

I hope you will attend one of our monthly meetings, which are held the first Thursday of the month, to hear one of our exciting speakers and network with engaged Republican women who share your values. Please feel free to contact president@austinrepublicanwomen.org with any questions on how you can get involved today!


Please join us for our September Luncheon!

Note location and day change. ACC not available until October luncheon.

Come and hear Congressman Lamar Smith report on what is
happening in D.C. and on the upcoming election.Lamar_Smith

Friday, September 2, 2016
11:30 – 1:00
Texas Land & Cattle
1101 S Mopac (@ Bee Caves Rd)
Austin TX
Cost: $25

Menu choices to be sent with confirmation.

Lamar Smith represents the 21st Congressional District of Texas.

He serves as Chairman of the Science, Space, and Technology Committee, which has jurisdiction over the Environmental Protection Agency, NASA, the Department of Energy, the National Science Foundation, the Federal Aviation Administration, and the National Institute of Standards and Technology.

The Committee oversees agency budgets of about $40 billion, where the primary focus is on research and development.

Congressman Smith continues to serve on both the Judiciary Committee and the Homeland Security Committee.  He is a former Chairman of the Judiciary Committee and the Ethics Committee.

Representative Smith was ranked the most effective member of the House in the 112th Congress (2011-2012) in a study jointly conducted by the University of Virginia and Vanderbilt University. He also has been named Policymaker of the Year by POLITICO for his work on patent reform legislation.

A fifth generation Texan and native of San Antonio, Congressman Smith graduated from Yale University and Southern Methodist University School of Law. He and his wife, Beth, have an adult daughter and son.

The 21st Congressional District includes parts of Bexar, Travis, Comal and Hays Counties and all of Bandera, Blanco, Gillespie, Kendall, Kerr and Real Counties. The district’s population is about 700,000.  Congressman Smithmaintains district offices in San Antonio, Austin and Kerrville.

Please RSVP by Wednesday  31 August:


You do not have a reservation unless you have received a confirmation.


You are cordially invited to the ARW Annual Oktoberfest!

Thursday, September 22, 2016
6:30 – 10:00 pm

German Fare & More
Wine, Beer, plus Music & Fun!

Home of Cindy Wilson
4601 Mirador Dr.
Austin, TX 78735
Between Lost Creek Blvd. and Southwest Pkwy.

Come, have fun and support ARW’s mission.

Your participation and support are needed to make this annual fundraiser a success. Oktoberfest is how ARW generates the funds needed for campaign contributions to our Republican candidates, for the support of our other Republican causes and for ARW’s work with the military and their families. Your sharing this invitation with your friends, family and neighbors is greatly appreciated.

If you cannot attend, you can donate a ticket to a young Republican students or military who will appreciate it very much…

Individual TicketsThrough 9-13After 9-13
Non Member$75$85
Member + Significant Other$90$100
Non Member + Significant Other$120$130
Lone Star (8 VIP tickets)$1,500
Bluebonnet (6 VIP tickets)$1,000
Longhorn (4 VIP tickets)$500
Longhorn (4 VIP tickets)$250

*Sponsorship includes Prominent Event Signage and Recognition at the Event

Please let us know by September 13th if you will be a sponsor or will make an auction donation by contacting Patty Wimberley, VP Fundraising at: fundraising@austinrepublicanwomen.org

Additional Information on our speakers and special guests to follow.




If by check, make checks payable to ARW PAC and postmark by: Sept 13th.

Send Checks To: Patty Wimberley, VP Fundraising
7625 Evening Sky Cir., Austin TX 78735
Please write your occupation on your check.

RSVP Deadline: September 13th
Ticket prices increase after September 13th.