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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 16, 2013 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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February 16, 2013
7pm. Annual Sweetheart Dance fundraiser benefiting Bandera County Meals on Wheels. Sponsored by the Silver Sage Corral Senior Activity Center. Dine and dance. Live auction for Meals on Wheels. Admission by reservation only.
Contacts 830-796-4969.
Website
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January 19, 2013; February 16, 2013
2pm-5pm. Next to Sonic Drive-In. Show your support (as well as your car, truck, or bike) as Texas Street Customs has great plans for the show lot as we grow.
Contacts 800-364-3833.
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February 16, 2013; March 16, 2013; April 20, 2013; May 18, 2013; June 15, 2013; July 20, 2013; August 17, 2013; September 21, 2013; October 19, 2013; November 16, 2013
9am-11am. On the third Saturday of each month. Open to all ages. Whether you are experienced, or a first-time angler, come on out and catch some fish with us! We have the poles and the worms, and a fishing license is not required while on state park property.
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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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 16, 2013
10am-2pm. Brides will get a look at many of the local products and services they will need for their special day. (more)
Location
Lehnis Railroad Museum
Fees/Admission Free admission.
Contacts 325-646-9535.
Website
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February 15-16, 2013
15570 IH 35. Fish-Handling Station, 11am, 1pm and at 3pm. Learn how to handle your fish after making the catch. Kid’s Fishing Fun at the Cabela’s Stocked Tank, 10am-3pm. Free goodie bags for the first 50 kids each day. All equipment provided.
Fees/Admission Free.
Contacts 512-295-1100.
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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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February 16, 2013
Eagles Hall, 257 E. South St. 6pm, free dance lesson. 7pm, dancing to the music of the Seven Dutchmen Band. Dress is formal. Beer and wine bar available, burger grill open.
Fees/Admission Call to reserve a seat. $30 per couple and memberships available.
Contacts 210-658-7667.
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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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February 14-17, 2013; February 21-24, 2013
This charming and whimsical romantic comedy is a testament to the power of love. A recently divorced children's book illustrator tries to win back his ex-wife who is also his former writing partner, but he runs into trouble along the way.
Location
Hill Country Community Theatre
Contacts 830-693-2474.
Website
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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 1-22, 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 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
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
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 8-17, 2013
Love is in the air! Indulge in a little wine and sweets. Come spend a romantic weekend in the stunning Texas Hill Country sipping and sampling wine and cake balls at the 32 Hill Country wineries.The Wine Lovers Trail has been extended to 10 full days... the perfect time to celebrate Valentine’s Day. (more)
Fees/Admission $35/person or $60/couple. Tickets limited; purchase online.
Contacts 512-914-5561.
Website
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February 15-17, 2013; March 15-17, 2013; April 19-21, 2013; May 17-19, 2013; June 14-16, 2013; July 19-21, 2013; August 16-18, 2013; September 20-22, 2013; October 18-20, 2013; November 15-17, 2013; December 20-22, 2013; January 17-19
Fri-Sat, 9am-6pm. Sun, 9am-4pm. Shop with over 350 vendors. You will find 6 barns and acres of antiques, collectiles, tools, crafts, shabby chic, primitives, candles, hunting accessories, jewelry, unique clothing, food and so much more. Relax iln the Biergarten while listening to live music.
Location
Sunday Farms
Fees/Admission $3 parking fee is good all three days.
Contacts 830-990-4900. Vendor info, 210-846-4094.
Website
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February 16, 2013
Pedernales Cellars, 2916 Upper Albert Rd. Bring your Valentine to enjoy jazz music on a beautiful tree-covered deck while sipping award-winning Pedernales Cellars wines.
Contacts 830-644-2037.
Website
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February 16-17, 2013; March 16-17, 2013; April 20-21, 2013; May 18-19, 2013; June 15-16, 2013; July 20-21, 2013; August 17-18, 2013; September 21-22, 2013; October 19-20, 2013; November 16-17, 2013
10am-5pm. All products sold are made by the vendors themselves. Gruene Market Days are held on the third full weekend of each month, February through November, and the first weekend of December.
Contacts 830-832-1721. .
Website
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February 15-17, 2013; February 21-23, 2013; February 28, 2013-March 2, 2013
7:30pm. By Nora and Delia Ephron, based on the book by Illene Beckerman. A play of monologues and ensemble pieces about women, clothes and memory covering all the important subjects—mothers, prom dresses, mothers, buying bras, mothers, hating purses and why we only wear black.
Location
The Point Indoor Theatre
Contacts 830-367-5121
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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February 7, 2013-March 3, 2013
Feb. 16, 1pm-3pm, public reception for February shows. Meet the artists and enjoy great refreshments. Earth & Sky: J’Nil Jackson’s Hand-Built Ceramics. Dynamic, sculptural & functional new work. Forever: A collection of work by area artists. Multi-media artists strut their stuff.
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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January 17, 2013; February 16, 2013; February 21, 2013; March 21, 2013
11:30am-1:30pm. Interested individuals who know about the healing powers of plants that are native to this area, or persons wanting to know about them, meet to discuss those plants and herbs that have healing powers. Meeting includes a potluck meal. After the meal, gardeners go out to the community garden to tend the native medicinal plants. January focus is agarita. This group meets the 3rd Thursday of each month.
Location
Riverside Nature Center
Fees/Admission No reservations needed. Donations fund the garden.
Contacts 830-257-4837
Website
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February 8-24, 2013
This is one of the most prestigious showcase home tours in the nation and this year it comes to the Lago Vista/Jonestown area courtesy of Southern Living, Silverton Custom Homes and Henly Homes, Inc.
Fees/Admission Get tickets online.
Website
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February 16, 2013
Frank Griggs Post 370, 200 Legion Drive. “The Spirit of Elvis” and "The Legends” is an exciting dynamic showcase saluting the songs of Elvis Presley and legends such as Frank Sinatra, Roy Orbison, Conway Twitty, Buddy Holly, Neil Diamomnd, The Big Bopper (J.P.Richardson), Bobby Helms, and Johnny Mathis.
Fees/Admission $10 advance sales. $15 at door.
Contacts 325-423-9428.
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February 15-17, 2013
8pm. Dance, 9pm. Great live music with a whole lot of huggin’ goin’ on! Saturday night Valentine Ball with Gary P. Nunn.
Contacts 830-997-3224.
Website
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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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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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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 16, 2013
Noon-2pm. Hill Country Event Center, 107 Centerpoint Rd. Meet & greet with Queen Emily Foster, Miss Texas Hill Country. (more)
Fees/Admission Call for tickets. Parent/chaperone required.
Contacts 281-685-7482.
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February 16, 2013; March 16, 2013; April 20, 2013; May 18, 2013; June 15, 2013; July 20, 2013; August 17, 2013; September 21, 2013; October 19, 2013; November 16, 2013; December 21, 2013; January 18
5pm-9pm. Dick's Classic Garage Car Museum, 120 Stagecoach Trail. Got a classic car? Bring it. Don't have one? Bring yourself! Dick's Cruise In Night is open to everyone! Every 3rd Saturday. So join us as we take a step back in time.
Fees/Admission Free admission.
Contacts 512-878-2406.
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February 16, 2013
7pm-11pm. Hill Country Event Center, 107 Centerpoint Rd. Miss Texas Hill Country Scholarship Organization needs our Kingdom's support! DJ, dance, hors d'ouevres, complementary cajun margarita bar, live & silent auction, semi-formal Mardi Gras partywear attire.
Fees/Admission $35. Call for tickets.
Contacts 281-685-7482.
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February 16, 2013
7:30pm. Janey Slaughter Briscoe Grand Opera House.
Fees/Admission Premium tickets $15, general admission $10.
Contacts 830-278-9571.
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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
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February 8-10, 2013; February 15-17, 2013; February 22-24, 2013; March 1-3, 2013
Fri-Sat 7:30pm. Sun 2:30pm. By Arthur Miller. Directed by Aaron Johnson. An American classic and winner of the 1949 Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award for Best Play, “Salesman” has also been honored three times as Best Revival in its returns to Broadway. (more)
Location
Wimberley Playhouse
Fees/Admission Tickets $18; students $9. Buy tickets online or call 512-847-0575.
Contacts 512-847-0575
Website
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February 16, 2013; March 16, 2013; April 20, 2013; May 18, 2013; June 15, 2013; July 20, 2013; August 17, 2013; September 21, 2013; October 19, 2013; November 16, 2013; December 21, 2013
10am-2pm. King Feed, 14210 Ranch Road 12. All available dogs have been fully vetted; they are heartworm negative, micro chipped and they have been spayed or neutered. Puppies have been vetted, dewormed and had their shots. If you adopt a puppy from us, WAG Rescue provides a spay/neuter voucher through Emancipet.
Contacts 512-917-5630.
Website
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February 16, 2013
From the front parking lot, throughout the building to the backyard... it will be packed with fun and exciting new products to view, taste or purchase. Food sampling, professional speakers, energy wise ideas, local artisans, and a Texas room packed full with products made or locally grown here in the heart of Texas.
Location
Wimberley Community Center
Contacts 512-913-2900.
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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