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November 10, 2012 Events
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Saturdays
5am-8pm. Flying L Guest Ranch. Family fun & entertainment. Bar-B-Q chuck wagon dinner, wagon rides, roping lessons, and cowboy stage show.
Fees/Admission $25.
Contacts 800-292-5134.
Website
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Saturdays
April-October. 8am-11am. Every Saturday in front of Sid's Bar B Que on Main Street.
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Saturdays
March-December, 1pm-4pm. Bandera County Courthouse, 500 Main Street, Western display and strolling musicians. Sponsored by the Frontier Times Museum's Living History Project.
Fees/Admission Free.
Website
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November 10, 2012
9am-4pm. Bandera Courthouse. Official ceremony at 11am and parade at noon. Free BBQ sandwich lunch for veterans & their wives. Additional food available for purchase. See military displays, concessions, and more.
Contacts 830-460-0394.
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October 13, 2012; October 27, 2012; November 10, 2012; November 24, 2012; January 12, 2013; January 26, 2013
10am-11am. Bring your friends and family for a fun-filled, one mile hike on the Caswell Nature Trail. Led by a master naturalist, you will learn about the history of Blanco State Park, as well as how to identify local plants and wildlife along the trail. Bring a bottle of water and the whole family; all ages are welcome.
Location
Blanco State Park
Fees/Admission Regular entrance fees apply. $4 per person, children 12 and under are free.
Contacts 830-833-4333
Website
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November 10, 2012
Uptown Blanco Courtyard, 317 Main. Presented by Blanco Performing Arts. Melissa Marse, pianist. An inspirational season of musical international incidents. Savor the sounds of our world-class musicians. Make it dinner and a concert at the outstanding Uptown Blanco Restaurant adjacent.
Fees/Admission Call for ticket info or go online.
Contacts 830-833-4762.
Website
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Saturdays
Solo jazz piano every Saturday evening at the Uptown Blanco Restaurant, 317 Main St., 6:30pm-9:30pm. Larry Natwick performs selections from the Great American Songbook. Repertoire includes compositions by Duke Ellington, George Gershwin, Bill Evans, Thelonious Monk.
Contacts 830-833-1579.
Website
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November 10, 2012
10am. Blanco Square. Join the American Legion Memorial Hwy Post 352 in the annual Veterans Day Parade. Come out and support our veterans! If you'd like to enter, please contact Roxanna.
Contacts 512-627-0584, . Call for entry form.
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Saturdays
9am. A great place to buy home grown fruits and vegetables. Under the Austin Ave & Brady Ave overpass.
Contacts 325-646-1422.
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November 10, 2012
9am-5pm. Brownwood Coliseum, 500 E. Baker. Artisans and crafters from Brownwood and all over Texas will participate in this event. Unique and hand-made arts and crafts. (more)
Fees/Admission $2 for adults 12 and older.
Contacts 325-646-9535.
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Saturdays
9am-1pm. Burnet County Courthouse Square.
Contacts 512-756-0834.
Website
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Saturdays
10am-noon. Inks Lake State Park, 3630 Park Rd. 4. Come hike with us every Saturday as we learn about the geology and cool rock formatuioons at various places in the park.
Fees/Admission $3 per person. Pre-register.
Contacts 512-793-2223.
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Saturdays
9am-2pm. Alsace Tan & Salon, 503 US Highway 90 W. Featuring fresh locally grown vegetables and fruit both organic and farm grown. Don't miss the blackberries and blueberries!
Contacts 830-538-9141.
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Saturdays
10am-2pm. High & 7th Streets. Fruits, veggies, crafts, homebaked breads, knife sharpener, more.
Contacts 830-997-1916.
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Saturdays
8am-noon (or sold out). 427 Main at Highway 27 and Broadway. CAFM is one of the oldest Farmers Market in Texas. A must do every Saturday morning.
Contacts 830-995-3368, 210-422-4869.
Website
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Mondays, Saturdays
Mon., 3pm-6pm. Sat., 10am-2pm. VFW 1506 parking lot, 1506 Veterans Ave..
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October 26, 2012-November 12, 2012
InSight Gallery, 244 W. Main St. Painters Aleksander and Lyuba Titovets. (more)
Contacts 830-997-9920.
Website
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November 2-17, 2012
5pm-8pm. Artisans at Rocky Hill, 234 W. Main St. Fine art showing featuring the latest works by two friends, Marion Loucks and Melissa Starry. Reception Nov. 2. Refreshments will be served. Demonstrations Nov. 3. (more)
Contacts 830-990-8160.
Website
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November 8-10, 2012
Hill Top Cafe, 10661 Highway 87 North. Dinner shows are $75 and include an amazing lineup of swing, zydeco & blues/rock talent and 4-courses of Hill Top Cafe culinary magic. (more)
Fees/Admission $75. Call or email for reservations.
Contacts 830-997-8922, .
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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.
Website
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November 10, 2012
11am-2pm. Hill Country Sporting Goods, 409 Main.
Fees/Admission No admission.
Contacts 325-446-3588.
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November 10-11, 2012
Sat., 9am-4pm. Sun., 10am-3pm. Coke Stevenson Memorial Center, 440 N. US Hwy. 83. Arts & crafts, Christmas decorations, and more.
Fees/Admission $1 admission.
Contacts 325-446-4730.
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November 8, 2012-December 8, 2012
Tues.-Sat., 10am-4pm. Sun., 1pm-4pm. KACC Kerr Arts and Cultural Center. Unique, custom crafted furniture by prize winning Texas furniture makers.
Contacts 830-895-2911.
Website
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September 8, 2012; October 13, 2012; November 10, 2012; December 8, 2012
10am-12pm. Kerr Arts And Cultural Center, 228 Earl Garrett. Dec. 8, Thomas Eakins, painter, photographer, sculptor, and realist to a fault, the human figure was both his specialty and his undoing. Today he is widely considered to be one of the most important artists in American history.
Fees/Admission $10.
Contacts 830 895-2911, .
Website
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November 10, 2012
5:30pm GlowBall registration/check-in. 6pm shotgun start. 7pm prizes, dinner, silent auction. Lighthouse Country Club, 118 Club Circle. Come play in the dark for a great cause! Benefits Literacy Highland Lakes. Consists of teams of four. We will place you on a team if you don't have a foursome. Bring a flashlight.
Fees/Admission $60 or $10. $60: GlowBall (includes cart), prizes, taco bar dinner, silent auction. $10: Taco bar dinner, silent auction. Call to register.
Contacts 325-388-6660.
Website
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November 10-11, 2012
Sat., 10am-5pm. Sun., 11am-4pm. Kingsland House of Arts and Crafts, 112 Chamberlain. Variety of vendors, live music, food and fun.
Fees/Admission Free admission and parking.
Contacts 325-388-5693.
Website
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November 10, 2012
Highland Lakes Shopping Center. Highland Lakes Nazarene Church is raising funds to hand out 60 full meals for Thanksgiving.
Contacts 830-598-2515.
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November 10, 2012
10am-5pm. Hays High School, 4800 Jack C Hays Trail. Fun-filled day of shopping sure to please all with treats including arts, crafts, jewelry, gourmet foods, home decor, accessories, clothing, gifts, handmade items, ornaments and so much more. Proceeds benefit the Angel Tree, which is a partnering of Hays CISD employees, student organizations, and community partners with families in our district that are in need during the Holidays.
Fees/Admission Adults $3, children 12 and under free. Free parking.
Contacts 888-225-3427.
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Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays
10am-5pm, Thursday through Saturday. 905 Third St. Group tours available by appointment.
Contacts 830-798-2157.
Website
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November 8, 2012; November 9, 2012; November 10, 2012; November 15, 2012; November 16, 2012; November 17, 2012; November 23, 2012; November 24, 2012; November 29, 2012; November 30, 2012; December 1, 2012
900 FM 1431. Jan. 3-5, Billy Bahama & Renee. Nov. 9, Amber Lucille. Nov. 10, Jenna McDaniel. Nov. 16 & Dec. 1, Jayce Johnson. Nov. 17 & 29, Wake Eastman. Nov. 23, Danny Brooks. Nov. 24, Jamie Hanks & Jodie Proctor.
Contacts 830-693-2245.
Website
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Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays
6pm-9pm. Reopens upon the return of the bats.
Contacts 325-347-5970. 512-263-8878.
Website
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November 10, 2012
6:30pm. Mason Community Building. Win a Polaris Ranger, lots of guns to raffle, and many other prizes.
Contacts 325-347-5758.
Website
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Saturdays
9am. Every Saturday in Medina.
Contacts 830-796-8337.
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November 1, 2012-December 30, 2012
See 1.5 million lights. Christmas Light Park. 1 mile south of exit 199 on I-35.
Contacts 830-743-1293.
Website
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Saturdays
Open every Saturday, rain or shine, 9am to 1pm. 148 S. Castell Ave. 50 plus vendors featuring locally grown fresh produce, cheeses, meats, jams and jellies, flowers, art and much, much more! Enjoy live music and onsite chef demonstrations. “Yoga at the Market” – Every Saturday, free yoga classes on-site. 9am for the experienced student, 10am for first timers and beginners. Bring a mat, water bottle and towel.
Contacts 830-629-2223.
Website
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November 2-11, 2012
120 Landa St. Ten day salute to sausage ... a unique celebration rich in German culture and full of Texas fun. Since 1961, families have come from near and far to sample tasty sausage, strudel, pretzels, potato pancakes and other German/Texas treats served up by fun-loving folks. Others come to polka and waltz to good ol' oompah music performed by more than 40 different groups. More come to visit with friendly Texans dressed in lederhosen and dirndls as a tribute to the community's reich German heritage. Everyone comes to have fun at Wurstfest!
Contacts 830-625-9167.
Website
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November 10-11, 2012
Sat. 10am-5pm. Sun. 10am-4pm. 4th annual. New Braunfels Civic Center, 375 S. Castell Ave..
Fees/Admission Adults $7. 5 years to 17 years $2.
Contacts 830-627-2447.
Website
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November 10, 2012
5pm. Head out to the BR Lightning Ranch, 818 FM 1283, for a show featuring animals that owner Bill Rivers has trained for movies such as Prince of Persia, Scorpion King, and Evan Almighty. See ostrich riding, trained buffalo, camel riding, water buffalo, longhorns, and a high diving mule, plus gun fighters & magic acts.
Fees/Admission $5.
Contacts 210-478-8808.
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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
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November 9-11, 2012
The JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort & Spa, 23808 Resort Parkway. Gala on Nov. 9 at 6pm. Tee times available Friday, Saturday, Sunday (Nov. 9-11) at the TPC San Antonio courses. Benefits Audie Murphy Fisher House project. (more)
Contacts 301-294-8560, .
Website
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November 10, 2012
7:30am-3pm. CTMC Community Classroom. Central Texas Medical Center (CTMC) is raising diabetes awareness and helping those with the disease and/or ones who love and care for them with its fourth annual Diabetes Dialogue Day.
Fees/Admission Free. Space limited; call or go online to reserve spot.
Contacts 512-753-3818.
Website
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November 10, 2012
9am-4pm. 135 RR 221.
Contacts 325-247-5354.
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November 10-11, 2012
7pm. Local entertainer Pat Reyes will open the event. Grand Opera House.
Contacts 830-278-4184.
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November 10, 2012
8am-midnight. Uvalde County Fairplex. Chili cook-off, car and motorcycle show, 5K run, concert and dance.
Contacts 800-588-2533.
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Saturdays
Old Oaks Ranch, 601 Old Oaks Ranch Rd. Every Saturday at 11am and 1pm, the ranch will be offering ranch tours to see the alpacas, sculptures, and fibers.
Contacts 512-847-8784.
Website
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Saturdays
Wimberley Valley Watershed Association offers tours every Saturday at 10am (except holidays). 221 Woodacre Drive.
Fees/Admission Free. Donations welcome.
Contacts 512-722-3390.
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November 9-10, 2012
25th annual. Winters Wimberley House, 14050 Ranch Road 12. Hosted by Wimberley Community Civic Club. Showcasing five beautiful homes in the Wimberley Valley offering a range of styles, sizes and architecture. All homes are decorated for Thanksgiving or Christmas. A gift shop at the Winters Wimberley House will offer unique Christmas gifts. Also at the Winters Wimberley House, the Leaning Pear Restaurant will be serving a special luncheon. Guests may also enjoy a complimentary wine tasting hosted by Taste Buds.
Fees/Admission $20 (does not include lunch).
Contacts 512-847-3595.
Website
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November 9-10, 2012
Winters Wimberley House, 14050 Ranch Road 12 and 5 showcased homes. Hosted by Wimberley Community Civic Club. Showcasing five beautiful homes in the Wimberley Valley offering a range of styles, sizes and architecture. All homes are decorated for Thanksgiving or Christmas. A gift shop at the Winters Wimberley House will offer unique Christmas gifts. Also at the Winters Wimberley House, the Leaning Pear Restaurant will be serving a special luncheon. Guests may also enjoy a complimentary wine tasting hosted by Taste Buds.
Fees/Admission $20 (does not include lunch).
Contacts 512-847-3595.
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Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays during November 9, 2012-December 2, 2012
Fri & Sat, 8pm. Sun, 2:30pm. Wimberley Playhouse, 450 Old Kyle Road. Auther talk-back Nov. 7 at 8pm. Written by Del Shores. Directed by Aaron Johnson. For mature audiences, contains strong language and adult situations.
Fees/Admission Reserved seats $18. Opening night $20 with reception. Students $10 with ID.
Contacts 512-847-0575.
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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