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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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February 2, 2013 Events
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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
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
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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February 1-3, 2013
11th Street Cowboy Bar will host its annual Cowboy Mardi Gras. There will be a gumbo cookoff, costume contest, parade and special country and Cajun Zydeco music.
Contacts 830-796-4849.
Website
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January 26, 2013; February 2, 2013
10am-12:30pm. Use your imagination to create a one of a kind mosaic masterpiece. Sydonia will teach the basics to create your mosaic.
Location
Uptown Blanco Art Center
Fees/Admission $50 plus kit.
Contacts 830-833-1579 x 220
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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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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February 2, 2013; March 2, 2013; April 6, 2013; May 4, 2013; June 1, 2013; July 6, 2013; August 3, 2013; September 7, 2013; October 5, 2013; November 2, 2013; December 7, 2013; January 4
10am-4pm. 700 E. Adams St. Museum will present a special interpretive program at 11am. A tour of the caboose, plus the Lehnis Heart of Texas Model Railroad Club will be working on the new permanent model railroad layout and will be available for questions.
Contacts 325-643-6376.
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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-1pm. Burnet County Courthouse Square.
Contacts 512-756-0834.
Website
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Saturdays
8am-10am. Inks Lake State Park, 3630 Park Rd 4. Join us for a bird watching boat tour. Enjoy a light breakfast as we tool around the lake in our electric boat looking for feathered friends.
Fees/Admission $20 adults, $16 pass holders, $16 seniors and children. Pre-registration required.
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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January 31, 2013-February 24, 2013
Art work displays by elementary school children from the Fredericksburg area who participated in the July and October, 2012, classes offered by the Guild.
Location
Fredericksburg Art Guild
Contacts 830-997-4949.
Website
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February 1-2, 2013
10pm-5:45pm. Heritage School is a classical, private Christian school in Fredericksburg that believes in an art curriculum based on the scope of art history as well as the elements and principles of design.
Location
Artisans at Rocky Hill
Contacts 830-990-8160
Website
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February 1-28, 2013
Floral miniatures by gallery artists. Artists reception on February 1 from 6 to 8 pm during First Friday Art Walk Fredericksburg.
Location
Fredericksburg Art Gallery
Contacts 830-990-2707
Website
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February 1-28, 2013
February is the perfect time to feature original works whose subject is all about love. What does love look like to you? Serving lots of love during the opening reception of First Friday Art Walk Fredericksburg on February 1 from 10 am to 8 pm.
Location
Whistle Pik Galleries
Contacts 830-990-8151.
Website
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February 1-28, 2013
An art exhibit by Theresa Paden featuring horses and wildlife painted with vibrant colors, masterful brush strokes and dynamic compositions. Styles include expressionism, impressionism and realism. Daily viewing Tuesday-Saturday 10am-5pm.
Location
Good Art Company
Contacts 830-997-1111
Website
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February 1-16, 2013
Featuring original works from our community’s art students.
Location
Whistle Pik Galleries
Contacts 830-990-8151.
Website
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February 1-22, 2013
Landscape show featuring fine art originals inspired by nature. Artist reception on February 1 from 6 to 8 pm during First Friday Art Walk Fredericksburg.
Location
RS Hanna Gallery
Contacts 830-307-3071
Website
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February 2, 2013
8pm. Turner Club, 103 W. Travis St. Dance the night away.
Fees/Admission Non-members $10.
Contacts 830-997-2509.
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February 2, 2013
3pm, 7pm. St. Joseph Halle, 212 W. San Antonio St. A concert featuring newly composed words and music by area artists.
Fees/Admission Admission by donation.
Contacts 830-997-6869.
Website
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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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January 10, 2013-February 3, 2013
“The Ranch That Was Us” - Paintings & Illustrations from Becky Crouch Patterson’s book about the history of ranching in Kerr County, Texas. “Fresh” - New art by Doug Garey, Phyllis Garey, Diane Henry, Debbie Luce Minns, Lanza Teague.
Location
Kerr Arts and Cultural Center
Fees/Admission Free.
Contacts 830-895-2911
Website
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February 2, 2013; February 8, 2013-February 10, 2012; February 15-17, 2013
7:30pm. VK Garage Theater, 305 Washington. Presented by Playhouse 2000. Dr. Dewey Maugham is a typical, unpretentious 1960’s-era psychiatrist with a fashion artist wife and a precocious 17-year-old daughter. (more)
Fees/Admission Make your appointment today!
Contacts 830-896-9393.
Website
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February 2, 2013
10am. Scott & White Hospital in Llano promotes healthy hearts with a one mile fun run, a 5K walk/run, and 10K fun run!
Contacts 325-247-7851.
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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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February 2, 2013; March 2, 2013; April 6, 2013; May 4, 2013; June 1, 2013; July 6, 2013; August 3, 2013; September 7, 2013; October 5, 2013; November 2, 2013; December 7, 2013
Experience new food and make new friends. Each dinner features four amazing courses paired with new and past vintage Flat Creek Estate wines (some featured wines may only be available at the dinner). (more)
Location
Flat Creek Estate
Fees/Admission Purchase tickets online.
Contacts 512-267-6310
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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Saturdays
9am. Every Saturday in Medina.
Contacts 830-796-8337.
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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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January 13, 2013-February 24, 2013
8pm. Two con artists attempt to pull of the greatest con ever in this musical of mistaken identity.
Location
Circle Arts Theatre
Contacts 830-620-4848
Website
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February 2, 2013
6:30pm. 1202 Huisache Ave. Ticket price includes: 2 games & shoe rentals, 2 hamburgers & drinks, ice cream for 2, photo with your spy.
Fees/Admission Tickets are $35/mom & son, plus $15 for each additional son through Jan. 28. $40/mom & son, plus $20 for each additional son after that. Space is limited.
Contacts 830-708-9946.
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February 2, 2013
7:30pm. 35th Anniversary Season. David Mairs, Music Director. Craig Sorgi, Violin. Eliza Thomason, Viola. Mozart: Sinfonia Concertante for Violin and Viola. Schubert: Symphony No. 5 in B-flat major.
Location
Brauntex Theatre
Fees/Admission Reserved: $30; General Admission: $25 adult; $20 over 62, active military, college; $5 18 and under.
Contacts 830-372-8089.
Website
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February 2, 2013
7pm. Wursthalle, 178 Landa Park Dr. How sweet it is! Experience a magical evening for Dads and Daughters that will be remembered for a lifetime in a candy wonderland. Event tickets include admission to themed ballroom, dancing, refreshments and keepsakes for the daughters and a memorable photograph.
Fees/Admission Early registration: $38. Late registration: $45. Extra daughter: $15. Carriage rides: $7/person.
Contacts 830-221-4370.
Website
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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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February 2, 2013
10:15am-12:15pm. Taught by a local sommelier from Vinuously Speaking, you will learn basic, intermediate and advanced techniques of wine and wine tasting through a blind wine tasting.
Location
Pedernales Cellars
Fees/Admission $25 per person. RSVP required.
Contacts 830-644-2037
Website
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February 2, 2013
6pm. 6th annual. "Casabarka." Hosted by The Human Society of Uvalde. Uvalde Country Club, 407 E. Garden. Cocktails, hors d'oeuvres, a three course meal and dancing.
Fees/Admission Purchase tickets.
Contacts 830-278-0449.
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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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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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February 1-3, 2013; February 8-10, 2013; February 15-17, 2013; February 22-24, 2013
Fri-Sat 7:30pm, Sun 2pm. By Bernard Pomerance, in the new Burdine Johnson Studio Theatre. Directed by James Brownlee and featuring Carl Galante, Ian Ramos, Deanna Lalich, Darren Scharf, Carter Holland, Jym Evans, Kathy Brewer, and Meret Slover. (more)
Location
EmilyAnn Theatre and Garden
Fees/Admission Adults $15. Students $10. Buy your tickets now online or call 512-847-6969.
Contacts 512-847-6969
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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