In This Issue — Wimberley Glassworks celebrates 20 years, Blanco Lavender Festival slated for June, Green Expo comes to the heart of Texas, Texas Masters of Fine Art and Craft to exhibit in Kerrville, Bluegrass, Bluebell Festival to be double the fun, Johnson City, Kerrville will be the focus of art and culture aficionados on Memorial Day weekend.
Cover Photo — Photo courtesy Wimberley Glassworks.
20 Years of Eye Candy at Wimberley Glassworks
You don’t expect Wimberley Glassworks. The brilliant yellow, forest green, and chile red gallery and glassblowing studio is just south of the small village of Wimberley. Step inside and you’ll think you’re in an elegant art gallery in a major metropolitan center.
This is the brainchild of glass artist Tim de Jong. Read More
Enjoy Beautiful Blanco at the 8th Annual Blanco Lavender Festival
June 8th — 10th, 2012 - Friday – Noon to 6pm - Saturday – 9am to 8pm - Sunday – 10am to 4pm
Visit beautiful Blanco in the heart of the Texas Hill Country for the eighth annual Blanco Lavender Festival. The lively festival will be held June 8th through 10th, attracting visitors from all over the country. Read More
Green Expo Comes to the Heart of Texas
Keep Bastrop County Beautiful (KBCB), an affiliate of Keep Texas Beautiful, is sponsoring the “Heart of Texas Green Expo,” June 8-9, 2012 at the Bastrop Convention Center. The Expo promises to be a signal event with more than 50 exhibitors and speakers from the four major metropolitan areas (Austin, Dallas-Fort Worth, Houston, San Antonio). Read More
Johnson City – the Perfect Getaway!
Johnson City is located at the crossroads of the Texas Hill Country, 48 miles west of Austin, 60 miles north of San Antonio, and 30 miles east of Fredericksburg. Johnson City provides the perfect getaway where you can visit our historic areas, enjoy our art galleries, visit our local vineyards, and shop at some of our stores- the famous Whittington’s Jerky General Store, Black Spur Emporium and Coffee Shop, Kara’s, The Treasure Chest, Pieces of the Past, The Old Lumberyard, DeLeon’s Outpo ... Read More
Kerrville will be the Focus of Art and Culture Aficionados Memorial Day Weekend
Throngs of Art and Music Lovers will converge on the Kerrville area Memorial Day Weekend Kerrville as visitors will be drawn to an extraordinary variety of art shows and festivals.
One event that’s gained a national reputation as one of the state’s premier art shows is the 9th Annual Texas Masters of Fine Art and Craft Invitational Exhibition, which will be held Friday, May 25, through Sunday, May 27. Read More
Second Annual Bluegrass, Bluebell Festival Promises to be Double the Fun
Llano will celebrate Memorial Day with the 2nd Annual Bluebell/Bluegrass Classic Car Show and Festival May 25 through May 28 around the downtown Historic District. Highlights of the festival will be the Taste of Llano at the American Legion Hall on Friday evening sponsored by the Llano Chamber of Commerce and Family Night at the Thrills of America carnival which will be set up in Grenwelge Park downtown.
Free Blue Bell Ice Cream will be given away Saturday (while supply lasts) while nationally ... Read More
Texas Masters of Fine Art and Craft Returns to Kerrville
The 9th Annual Texas Masters of Fine Art and Craft Invitational Exhibition will be held at the Y.O. Ranch Resort Hotel in Kerrville on May 25-27, 2012. The ballrooms of the historic Y.O. Ranch Resort Hotel in Kerrville will be transformed into a breathtaking gallery from Friday, May 25 through Sunday, May 27, as some of Texas’s finest, award-winning artists will display their creations at the prestigious 9th Annual Texas Masters of Fine Art and Craft Invitational Exhibition. Read More