Cedar Creek Lake

Because Life is Better at the Lake

Gun Barrel City at Cedar Creek Lake

Gun Barrel City, Texas is located on the eastern shore of Cedar Creek Lake and considered by many as the Heart of the lake. The community has grown rapidly since the construction of the reservoir in 1969 and now 5,672 residents call Gun Barrel City home. The City has received several State Honored Awards including The Go Texan Award for becoming a Certified Retirement Community in 2009. Gun Barrel City holds two festivals each year, the July 4th Festival/Concert in the Park and the Christmas Festival/Parade. You can visit the festival website at GunBarrelCityFestivals.net for more information.

Gun Barrel City Calendar of Events


SAT, DEC 1

Gun Barrel City Christmas Parade & Fireworks

The annual Parade and fireworks will be held on December 1 this year and will feature lots of locals and everyone's favorite Santa!

SAT, NOV 10

Gun Barrel City Wild West Fall Fest

Event information: Gun Barrel City Wild West Fall Fest November 9th and 10th Featuring: vendors, Tumble Weed Crossing (a comedy wild west gunfight show and traveling western town), Street...

FRI, NOV 9

Gun Barrel City Wild West Fall Fest

Event information: Gun Barrel City Wild West Fall Fest November 9th and 10th Featuring: vendors, Tumble Weed Crossing (a comedy wild west gunfight show and traveling western town), Street...

WED, OCT 31

Gun Barrel City Monster Mash Bash

Event information: Gun Barrel City's Glow in the Dark Halloween Egg Hunt, Costume Contest and Dance Gun Barrel City Pavilion October 31, 2018 8:00PM--9:30PM Age groups for costume contest are: 6...

FRI, OCT 5

Kadie Lynn singing National Anthem at Walmart Grand Reopening

Wal-mart super center is having a Grand reopening of its newly renovated store in Gun Barrel City. Local favorite, Kadie Lynn will be singing the National Anthem to celebrate.

Gun Barrel City News and Community


Gun Barrel City July Fest 2018

Starting at 5pm today, the annual July Fest starts here in Gun Barrel City and will include vendors, food, lots of fireworks and some of the greatest music around! This event will be held near the Gun Barrel City Park, Fire Station and Police...

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Starbucks Sign Shows a Monday Opening

According to the Sign in front of Starbucks in Gun Barrel City, they are set to open tomorrow. Is Cedar Creek Lake ready to sustain two coffee shops in such close vicinity to each other? Time will tell and demand will keep supply of one or...

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Elections, Politics and Growth go Hand in Hand

With Primaries in the election coming up, you will see many more signs on corners and the words Republican, Democratic and Libertarian across Henderson as well as Kaufman Counties that cover the Cedar Creek Lake Area. Each candidate is campaigning...

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Our Voice is Needed in Cedar Creek Lake

Community leadership is found at many different levels of interest depending on how deep you want to go down the rabbit hole. On the other hand, up, depending on how you interpret it. Every local City that is established has a City Council with...

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Starbucks Might Show a Sign of Economic Boom

Many citizens around Cedar Creek Lake have seen the old Chicken place tore down and a Starbucks emerge near Wal-Mart. Lots of questions are being brought to the surface from plans for the one way turn out at the exit along with worries of the...

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Gun Barrel City Real Estate


Future Development Location in Gun Barrel City MLS# 85165

$1,118,000

Prime location in Gun Barrel City with future development location 149 acres. Gun Barrel City has panned future road to directly access the property,(as development grows). This could be a new subdivision, mini ranches, commercial or...

Future Development Location in Gun Barrel City! MLS# 85167

$782,100

Prime Location in Gun Barrel City with Future Development Location 149 Acres! Gun Barrel City has panned future road to directly access the property (as development grows). This could be a new subdivision, mini ranches, commercial or...

WONDERFUL OPPORTUNITY!

$600,000 Featured

Excellent retail/service location in Gun Barrel City just yards away from Cedar Creek Lake. Property has been marine retail and service for many years, but could easily be a car dealership. Loads of covered outdoor display area, large service bays...

WIDE OPEN WATER IN THE HEART OF GUN BARREL CITY

$599,000 Featured Waterfront

SPECTACULAR WATER VIEWS, HUGE GREAT ROOM WITH TOWERING CEILINGS, EXPANSIVE KITCHEN WITH STAINLESS STEEL APPLIANCES, GRANITE COUNTERTOPS, STONE WBFP, 2ND LIVING AREA OR GAME ROOM, WET BAR, MASTER SUITE OPENS TO WATERSIDE BALCONY, MASTER BATH W/DOUBLE...

Waterfront Home Move-In Ready!

$495,500 Waterfront

Convenient to Dallas in Gun Barrel City. Unique Waterfront NEW CONSTRUCTION Single Family Home in a Lock & Leave Lifestyle Gated Community. The layout features a Spacious Master Bedroom with a Spectacular Open Water View. The Home Boasts Custom...

Gun Barrel City Vacation Rentals and Cabins


Your Waterfront Vacation Starts Here!

Waterfront

VillaRosa at Cedar Creek Lake is a spacious ranch-style lake house with three bedrooms, two baths, a full kitchen and two living areas for hours of fun. One living area has a great lake view and cozy fireplace, the other is a game and entertainment...

Shady Shores - 4 BR/Sleeps 14- 149ft Open Waterfront/Deep Water

Featured Waterfront

Relax at our beautiful Cedar Creek lake home with new screened deck. Open water lot with 149 feet of lakefront and deep water. Best water (smoothest) on the lake for skiing and recreational fun! For more photos, please email us. ...

Seaside Island - Outdoor Firepit- 4BR, Sleeps 12

Featured Waterfront

Relax at our beautiful Cedar Creek lake home with expansive new deck and dock. Open water lot with 94 feet of lakefront with soft sandy bottom. Best water (smoothest) on the lake for skiing and recreational fun! Email us for more...

Flamingo Bay-Outdoor Firepit-108 ft. Lakefront - Open Water

Featured Waterfront

Relax at our beautiful Cedar Creek lake home with expansive new deck and dock. Open water lot with 108 feet of lakefront with soft sandy bottom. Best water (smoothest) on the lake for skiing and recreational fun! Email us for more...

Gun Barrel City Recreation


Five Tigers Martial Arts

They offer numerous choices of martial arts and are located between Mabank and Gun Barrel City. Program pricing 1st member $99 per month 2nd member $70 per month* 3rd member $50 per month* 4th member $30.00 per month* *discount applies...

Boondocks

Lakeside restaurant and nightclub on the island off of the causeway connecting Seven Points to Gun Barrel City. Open for lunch and dinner, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Tues. through Sunday. Menu includes Cajun, seafood and lake food. Live music on...

Dallas Fishing Charters at Cedar Creek Lake

Full-time Fishing Guide and Instruction Service on Cedar Creek Lake. We specialize in catching what's biting the best & keeping you on fish. We provide every customer with quality fishing equipment and the latest side image fish finders...

Cochran's Cafeteria

When you want a wide variety of good home-cooked food served fast to eat-in or carry out at a convenient Gun Barrel City location, Cochran's Cafeteria is the ideal destination. For dining in the cafeteria is spotless, and the atmosphere is pleasant....

Lake Jackson Seafood Restaurant

Lake Jackson Seafood Restaurant in Gun Barrel City offers a full menu of homemade steamed, boiled and fried seafoods. It includes Red Snapper, Flounder, King Crab, Snow Crab, Lobster, Shrimp, Oysters, Crawfish and Scallops prepared in a variety of...

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Cedar Creek Lake Weather Forecast

Wednesday

Chance Rain Showers

Hi: 56

Wednesday Night

Cloudy

Lo: 53

Thursday

Rain Showers Likely

Hi: 61

Thursday Night

Chance Rain Showers

Lo: 52

Friday

Rain Showers Likely

Hi: 61

Friday Night

Chance Rain Showers

Lo: 55

Saturday

Mostly Cloudy

Hi: 68

Saturday Night

Mostly Cloudy

Lo: 51


Cedar Creek Lake Water Level (last 30 days)


Water Level on 10/17: 322.35 (+0.35)



Cedar Creek Lake Fishing Report from TPWD (Oct. 10)

Water lightly stained; 74–77 degrees, 1.85’ low. Black bass are fair on spinnerbaits, squarebill crankbaits and Texas rigged craws. Crappie are good on minnows. Catfish are fair on trotlines. White bass are good on slabs and topwaters. Hybrid striper are good on slabs.