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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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March 23, 2013 Events
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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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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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March 23, 2013; April 13, 2013
8:30am. Join us for a morning of bird-watching. Bring your favorite breakfast, and meet at the wildlife viewing station. Led by a master naturalist, you will learn about local and migratory birds here in Blanco. Open to all ages, so come on out with the whole family. Be sure to bring your binoculars. If you do not have any, we have some to loan.
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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March 21-24, 2013
A coalition of Porsche enthusiasts including some Porsche Club of America’s members, the Lone Star 912 and the Early S registry have been gathering in the Texas Hill Country for more than 10 years. They enjoy scenic drives and the many attractions that the Hill Country has to offer. The rallye is open to all vintage Porsche model years up to 1973 with exceptions for special post 73 models.
Contacts 512-422-0234.
Website
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March 23, 2013
1:30pm-3pm. Boerne City Lake Park. Children of all ages are welcome. Multiple hunts scheduled. Free activities. Co-hosted by the Boerne Parks & Recreation Department, Boerne Police Officers Assn & the Boerne YMCA.
Fees/Admission Free entry.
Contacts 830-248-1543.
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March 15-26, 2013; March 19, 2013; March 21, 2013; March 22, 2013; March 23, 2013
Brady Civic Center. Heart of Texas Country Music Association celebrates their 24th year.
Fees/Admission See website for tickets.
Contacts 325-597-1895.
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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March 23-24, 2013
Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 11am-4pm. Buda City Park, Main St & Garrison St. Vendors from around the state and country will show items such as candles, gourmet foods, jewelry, handcrafted wooden items, art, gifts, hand-crafted pottery, antiques & collectibles, metal art, herbs and flowering plants, photography and so much more.
Fees/Admission Admission $3 (good for both days). $1 off with canned good.
Contacts 888-225-3427.
Website
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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
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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March 23, 2013
9am-4pm. Burnet Community Center, 401 E. Jackson. Sponsored by the Highland Lakes Master Gardeners Assn, in conjunction with the Burnet Co. AgriLife Extension Service. Plants and supplies for every garden and so much more! Informative speakers, demonstrations, and a special children’s area.
Fees/Admission Free.
Contacts 512-588-0696.
Website
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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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March 23, 2013
8am-2pm. City Park - Fester's House.
Fees/Admission Free to public.
Contacts 254-542-2719.
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March 22-24, 2013
Fri noon to 8 pm; Sat 9 am to 6 pm; Sun 11 am to 4 pm.
Location
Gillespie County Fairgrounds
Fees/Admission $6 adults; $5 seniors 65+; $5 kids 5 to 11; under 5 free.
Contacts 800-775-2774.
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March 23, 2013
Texas Hill Country/290 Wineries.
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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March 23-30, 2013
RA Nursery, 7373 Hwy 27. With every purchase you make you will be able to hunt for an Easter Egg. Each egg will contain fun gifts for you to enjoy.
Contacts 830-995-3087.
Website
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March 21-24, 2013
Lago Vista Players present Neil Simon's "Barefoot in the Park."
Location
K-Oaks Clubhouse
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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March 23, 2013
Topaz celebration and live music. Sponsored by Gems of the Hill Country. (more)
Contacts 325-347-0475.
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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March 23, 2013
Dusk. 164 Landa Park Drive. Each hunter should bring their own flashlight and basket. There will be prize eggs and lots of treats. Ages 2-14.
Fees/Admission $5 per person; registration at 830-221-4370.
Website
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March 23, 2013
9am-noon. Hosted by New Braunfels Puppy Playland, trying to create a dog park in our town. A fun 3K dog walk/run with band, agility set, booths, and activities until noon.
Fees/Admission Register online.
Contacts 830-221-5046.
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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March 23-24, 2013
3pm-9pm. Sabinal City Park. Every year the event has been organized by the Sabinal Lions Club. This event brings together the best of this region in tow day of festivity. It offers a variety of fun and entertainment including: wild hog chasing, arts and crafts, games and rides, and plenty of good food.
Contacts 830-988-2709.
Website
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March 22-23, 2013
Downtown Seguin. Live theater, music and dance, kids' talent show, activities, art exhibits, 80+ booths, 5K run, food, wine tasting, free salsa lessons.
Contacts 830-401-0810.
Website
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March 23, 2013
Five separate routes of 10-mile-family, 30, 42, 62 and 85-miles throughout the scenic Texas Hill Country. As in the previous years, Luci Baines Johnson will lead a tour of the historical landmarks on the ranch. The rides will start on the LBJ Ranch air strip, in quick succession beginning at 9am and the tour of the ranch will start at 2:30pm. (more)
Fees/Admission Register online.
Contacts 830-868-7128.
Website
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March 22-24, 2013
Fri 6-10pm, Sat 10am-10pm, Sun 10am-6pm. Historic Train Depot, 201 S. Elm. 4 music stages, folk dancers, cloggers, food & beer, arts & crafts, 150 street vendors, antique shops, carnival rides, kinderfest, bicycle rally, fireworks. Alex Meixner Band, Alpenfest, Das Ist Lustig, Chris Rybak, more. Strolling music makers and entertainers.
Fees/Admission Free shuttle, admission, parking. Carnival arm band $15.
Contacts 281-379-6844.
Website
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January 26-27, 2013; February 23-24, 2013; March 23-24, 2013; April 27-28, 2013; May 25-26, 2013; June 22-23, 2013; July 27-28, 2013; August 24-25, 2013; September 28-29, 2013; October 26-27, 2013; November 23-24, 2013
9am-5pm. Memorial Park, 337 E Main St. Tree shaded park along the banks of the quiet Leona River provides the perfect setting for an afternoon of shopping, music, and great food. Vendors provide an incredible variety of arts and crafts, plants, wearables, jewelry, collectibles, antiques, and much much more! Bring the family, sit back, and enjoy the area's favorite musical talent, eats, and bargains.
Fees/Admission Free.
Contacts 210-844-8193, 830-249-5530, .
Website
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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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Saturdays, Sundays during March 2-24, 2013; March 5, 2013
Sat 10am, Sun 2pm, March 5 10am. EmilyAnn Theatre & Gardens, 1101 FM 2325. New Children's Theatre Series.
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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