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The Texas Hill Country, sun splashed hills rolling into the distance, is home to historic towns bursting with character, personalities, and great things to do. Looking for a fun weekend with festivals, fairs, shopping, food, sightseeing, and more? The Hill Country Current is full of articles, advertising and special events.
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April 18, 2010 Events
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March 1, 2010-May 31, 2010
Contest starts March 1. Deadline is May 31. The Texas Hill Country is a photographer’s paradise. Creeks are once again flowing, and the forecast calls for a green spring with plenty of wildflowers. Now is the time to dust off your camera and head outside to capture the beauty and mystique of this special region. Three top winners will receive $250 in cash! 13 winners will be featured in our popular 2011 Hill Country Calendar. Many photographers will be recognized with cameo shots throughout the Calendar.
Contacts 512-560-3135.
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April 3-18, 2010; April 7-21, 2012
9:30am-6pm. Wildseed Farms, 100 Legacy Dr. A celebration of the arrival of springtime and wildflower blossoms along with great shopping, Butterfly Gardens and special activities at the country’s largest working wildflower farm. Chuckwagon-style dutch oven biscuits for sampling our delicious jams and jellies All Day on Saturday the 7, 14, and 21!
Fees/Admission No admission except to the Butterfly Haus, $5.
Contacts 830-990-8080.
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April 9-11, 2010; April 16-18, 2010; April 23-25, 2010
Friday and Saturday, 7:30pm. Sunday, 2pm. Steve W. Shepherd Theater, 1668 Highway 87 S. Join the Fredericksburg Theater Company as they celebrate another season. FTC's production will be this four-time Tony Award winning Neil Simon's "The Odd Couple".
Contacts 830-997-3588.
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April 9-11, 2010; April 16-18, 2010
Spring is in the air at the Texas Hill Country Wineries and we are all patiently awaiting the arrival of the beautiful Texas Wildflowers. Due to the blessed rains it is set to be a record wildflower year! Come visit all 24 participating wineries during this picturesque trail and take in all the beauty along with tasting the vast number of award winning wines from the Texas Hill Country Wineries.
Fees/Admission Couples ticket cost $60, singles ticket cost $35.
Contacts 866-621-9463.
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March 13-14, 2010; April 17-18, 2010; May 29-30, 2010; June 19-20, 2010; November 13-14, 2010; March 12-13, 2011
10:30am, 1pm, 3:30pm. National Museum of the Pacific War, 328 East Main St. The program demonstrates weapons and strategies that were vital in the struggle for dominance in the Pacific theater in World War II. Re-enactors use landing craft, tanks, explosive charges, and even a flamethrower to explain and illustrate the equipment and tactics used by the American Army and Marines and the Imperial Japanese Army forces in WWII. The mock battle represents one such battle—the deadly struggle for island of Tarawa.
Fees/Admission $5 for adults, $3 for students. Free for children under age 6 and World War II veterans.
Contacts 830-997-8600.
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Saturdays, Sundays
Pecan Street Brewing, 106 E. Pecan Dr. Enjoy good food, hand-crafted beers, and live music on weekends. Entertainment and menu details online.
Contacts 830-868-2500.
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April 17-18, 2010
Saturday, 7:30pm. Sunday, 2pm. Cailloux Theater, 910 Main St. Composer, musician and satirist that internationally recognized as one of the most versatile artists in the field of music, and his music alter ego, P.D.Q. Bach.
Contacts 830-896-5727.
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April 16-18, 2010; April 15-17, 2011; April 20-22, 2012
Hosted by Uptown Marble Arts Alliance in Historic Downtown Marble Falls. Over fifty juried artists will set up their easels. Collectors are invited to attend and watch the artists at work.
Contacts 830-693-9996.
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Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays
6pm-9pm. Reopens upon the return of the bats.
Contacts 325-347-5970. 512-263-8878.
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Sundays
2pm. Regular Sunday afternoon extravaganza featuring everyone's favorite local legend Al Barlow. Phun and phabby times at the phantastic Phoenix. Cold beer, great food, weekly guests, friendly atmosphere, good times.
Location
The Phoenix Saloon
Fees/Admission No cover.
Contacts 830-643-1400
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April 10-29, 2010; April 2-29, 2011
10am-5pm. Annual Canyon Lake Art Guild show held at the New Braunfels Art League Gallery, 239 W. San Antonio St. Various categories.
Contacts 830-629-8022.
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April 18, 2010; April 22, 2012
2pm-4pm. 801 W. San Antonio St. Comal County Child Welfare Board Annual Fundraiser. Proceeds go to educating the public about the CCCWB and stocking our Rainbow Room. The Rainbow Room exists to provide immediate supplies to children removed from their homes and the families with whom they are placed on a temporary basis.
Contacts 830-708-9587.
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Saturdays, Sundays
24814 Hamilton Pool Road. Tours are every Saturday and Sunday 10am, noon, 2pm, and 4pm.
Fees/Admission Open to the public.
Contacts 830-825-3442.
Website
The Texas Hill Country, sun splashed hills rolling into the distance, is home to historic towns bursting with character, personalities, and great things to do.
Looking for a fun weekend with festivals, fairs, shopping, food, sightseeing, and more? The Hill Country Current is full of articles, advertising and special events.
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