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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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May 3, 2013 Events
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Fridays
2pm-5pm. Tour at 4pm. 231 San Saba Ct..
Contacts 830-833-2534.
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Fridays
6pm-7pm. Inks Lake State Park, 3630 Park Road 4 West. After a brief safety and basic fishing skill instruction, children will get a chance to go fishing with a Park Ranger and a Master Naturalist. This is a catch and release program that introduces fishing to our youngsters. A limited amount of fishing equipment (including poles and bait) is available to check out through the Tackle Loaner Program at the park, or bring your own. Adult supervision is highly recommended.
Contacts 512-793-2223.
Website
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February 1, 2013; March 1, 2013; April 5, 2013; May 3, 2013; June 7, 2013; July 5, 2013; August 2, 2013; September 6, 2013; October 4, 2013; November 1, 2013; December 6, 2013
Frames & Things, 216 Cove Terrace. Held on the first Friday monthly. Different local artist featured at each event. Complimentary wine & cheese.
Contacts 254-547-8448.
Website
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April 26-28, 2013; May 3-5, 2013
Performed at the Hill Country Community Theatre, 4003 W FM 2147. By Michael McKeever. Charlie is a middle aged man who's never been in love and never taken a risk. But when he is faced with one big, unexpected problem, he hits the road, hoping to find some meaning in his life. (more)
Fees/Admission Reservations can be made at the box office at 2003 W. FM 2147. Box office hours are 9am to 4pm, Monday through Friday.
Contacts 830-798-8944.
Website
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May 2-4, 2013
Fredericksburg Theater Company, Steve W. Shepherd Theater, 1668 Highway 87 South. This is where raw talent meets raw beauty. HCFF is a three-day independent film festival in the heart of the picturesque Hill Country in Fredericksburg, Texas. Created to celebrate and showcase filmmakers from Texas and around the world, the festival began in 2010. In 2012, HCFF screened more than 50 independent films, both short and feature length, including a block of 3D shorts, as well as hosted filmmaker Q&A/interviews, discussion panels, happy hours and festival parties.
Fees/Admission See website for tickets.
Contacts 512-589-4049.
Website
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April 23, 2013-May 12, 2013
Enjoy the works of Fredericksburg’s own Nancy Bush in this One Woman Show. Nancy’s serene tonalist works evoke a sense of peace and calm. Artist reception on May 3 from 6 to 8 pm during First Friday Art Walk Fredericksburg.
Location
InSight Gallery
Contacts 830-997-9920.
Website
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May 1-31, 2013
Location
Fredericksburg Art Gallery
Fees/Admission Free.
Contacts 830-990-2707
Website
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May 2, 2013-June 2, 2013
Location
Fredericksburg Art Guild
Contacts 830-997-4949.
Website
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May 3-30, 2013
Location
RS Hanna Gallery
Contacts 830-307-3071
Website
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February 1, 2013; March 1, 2013; April 5, 2013; May 3, 2013; June 7, 2013; July 5, 2013; August 2, 2013; September 6, 2013; October 4, 2013; November 7, 2013; December 6, 2013
Participating art galleries stay open until 8 pm so visitors can experience fine art and true Texas hospitality along with special art exhibits and artist demonstrations the first Friday of every month. Fine Art, Fine Wine, Fine Times! Please stop by the Fredericksburg Visitor Information Center at 302 E. Austin to pick up the map of participating galleries.
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May 3, 2013-June 1, 2013
Location
Artisans at Rocky Hill
Contacts 830-990-8160
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Fridays
4pm-7pm. Gruene Hall, 1281 Gruene Rd. A Gruene Hall tradition. Enjoy happy hour, prize giveaways, and the best in Texas tunes, broadcasted live by KNBT 92.1 FM Radio New Braunfels with Mattson Rainer. You never know who might stop by -- Reckless Kelly, Junior Brown, Ray Wylie Hubbard, Walt Wilkins, and Gary P. Nunn have all stopped by for a chat.
Contacts 830-629-5077.
Website
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April 27, 2013-May 31, 2013
Museum of Western Art, 1550 Bandera Highway. Show & Sale. Featuring Artwork by Local and Nationally Known Artists. Apr 27, Cocktails, Buffet, Silent Auction Sale and Entertainment.
Contacts 830-896-2553.
Website
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February 1, 2013; March 1, 2013; April 5, 2013; May 3, 2013; June 7, 2013; July 5, 2013; August 2, 2013; September 6, 2013; October 4, 2013; November 1, 2013; December 6, 2013
6pm. Bring no more than 1 bottle of wine per every 2 people. Bring your own wine glass & finger foods are always welcome.
Location
Kerr Arts and Cultural Center
Fees/Admission Free to public.
Contacts 830-200-1483.
Website
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May 3-5, 2013
Enjoy this all day, all weekend run and rally. There will be a scenic road rally ride, cowboy breakfast, bike games, great food and entertainment. Expect 1,200 bikes.
Location
Luckenbach Dance Hall
Fees/Admission See website for tickets.
Contacts 830-997-8515.
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.
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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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March 1, 2013; April 5, 2013; May 3, 2013; June 7, 2013; July 5, 2013; August 2, 2013; September 6, 2013; October 4, 2013; November 1, 2013; December 6, 2013
Every First Friday of the month in Mason, the community takes to the streets and studios of the Historic Mason Square and side streets to celebrate the local arts, to wine and dine and to hear music throughout the town. (more)
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February 1, 2013; March 1, 2013; April 5, 2013; May 3, 2013; June 7, 2013; July 5, 2013; August 2, 2013; September 6, 2013; October 4, 2013; November 1, 2013; December 6, 2013; January 3
5pm-8pm. Every first Friday of the month in Mason, the community takes to the streets and studios of the Historic Mason Square and side streets to celebrate the local arts, to wine and dine and to hear music throughout the town. (more)
Contacts 325-347-5758.
Website
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May 3-4, 2013
Turkey calling, Turkey cooking, Vendors, music, lawn mower races, Texas Old Time Fiddlers & Dance the evening away with Johnny Bush & Justin Trevino. Held in the Stock Pen Crossing Park.
Contacts 325-396-2365.
Website
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Fridays
8pm Weekly rodeo at the BR Lighting Ranch, 818 FM 1283, featuring bull riding, steer riding, calf roping, barrel racing, mutton busting, and more, plus high-diving aqua mules.
Fees/Admission $6, free for kids 5 & under.
Contacts 830-535-4096. Call Jerry to enter 830-796-0031.
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Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays
5pm-8:30pm. VFW Post 8800, 7755 FM 2673. Wed. Fiesta Night. Drinks, karaoke, shuffleboard. Bingo every Thur. Kitchen opens at 6pm, cards go on sale at 6:30pm. Burger night every Fri. Smoke-free.
Contacts 830-899-7774.
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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