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It Wouldn’t Be Wedding Season in Texas Without the Grand March

It Wouldn’t Be Wedding Season in Texas Without the Grand March

…March in the pavilion dance hall, a venue I chose specifically for the Grand March. I knew I would dance

Texas Two-Step

Texas Two-Step

For some 140 years, Twin Sisters Dance Hall near Blanco has hosted first-Saturday dances. You don’t need to be a…

The Hill Country Legacy of Old Tunnel State Park

The Hill Country Legacy of Old Tunnel State Park

…When a tornado leveled their building, they cleared off the remaining wood floor and gave a dance that lasted till…

And the Dance Goes On

And the Dance Goes On

…Austin, Houston, and San Antonio. They come … to dance. They’re dancing on the same majestic dance floor that Schulenburg…

Celebrating Pride Month in Small Town Texas

Celebrating Pride Month in Small Town Texas

…every Friday and Saturday night, and is known for its high energy dance music. But Bryan Pride isn’t just about…

Up For Sale, the Old Spanish Trail Restaurant in Bandera Serves Up Cowboy History

Up For Sale, the Old Spanish Trail Restaurant in Bandera Serves Up Cowboy History

…opened in 1921. Before it became a restaurant, the building housed a grocery store and a dance hall. Bandera being…

A Century of Recorded Country Music Started With Texas Fiddler Eck Robertson

A Century of Recorded Country Music Started With Texas Fiddler Eck Robertson

…musician Erik Hokkanen calls “the patriarch of the Texas fiddle style.” Besides playing to more of a dance tempo, Hokkanen…

Polka Music? Czech! Kolaches? Czech! Get Ready for Slavnost in La Grange

Polka Music? Czech! Kolaches? Czech! Get Ready for Slavnost in La Grange

Revelers at last year’s Slavnost donned traditional Czech costumes and danced to polka music. Photo courtesy Texas Czech Heritage and…

Where Does the Texas Hill Country Actually End?

Where Does the Texas Hill Country Actually End?

…shuffle rhythms on longneck nights in dance halls; Jerry Jeff, Willie, Waylon, and the boys. And it’s only a little…

Spring Road Trips : From Kolaches to the Comanche to the Kings Highway

Spring Road Trips : From Kolaches to the Comanche to the Kings Highway

…was initiated in 2011. With the guidance of Quanah Parker resource W.K. Stratton, who wrote about the Comanche Medicine Mounds…

Looking for a Saloon? Bandera’s Historic 11th Street Cowboy Bar Is For Sale

Looking for a Saloon? Bandera’s Historic 11th Street Cowboy Bar Is For Sale

…says it’s the opposite. “It’s a family-oriented South Texas dance hall. We take pride that we’ve only had three fights…

Roadside Oddity: How a Champion Baton Twirler Inspired Benavides’ Welcome Sign

Roadside Oddity: How a Champion Baton Twirler Inspired Benavides’ Welcome Sign

…on the floor, she was mesmerizing.” When she wasn’t at practice, Palacios was perfecting her skills in dance lessons and…

Fests Up! Fall 2010

Fests Up! Fall 2010

…rides, and kite boarding. The entertainment features more than 10 bands, Polynesian dancers, kinetic-movement dancers, and a talent show. Diners…

Follow the Frio: Swim, Hike, and Dance Your Troubles Away in the Frio Canyon

Follow the Frio: Swim, Hike, and Dance Your Troubles Away in the Frio Canyon

…the dance. No story about Garner State Park would be complete without mention of the dance. On summer nights since…

There’s No Place Like Floore’s Country Store in Helotes

There’s No Place Like Floore’s Country Store in Helotes

…Western Swing himself, in the two decades it had been open. At the time John Floore opened his eponymous dance

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