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

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

Visitors to Benavides can find its welcome sign on State Highway 359. Photo courtesy Yvonne Palacios. If you…

Roadside Oddity: the Metal Art of the Eclectic Menagerie in Houston

Roadside Oddity: the Metal Art of the Eclectic Menagerie in Houston

…the land of the Eclectic Menagerie, a public sculpture garden and roadside attraction that comprises some two dozen sculptures, including…

At the Toilet Seat Art Museum in The Colony, You’ll Feel Moved By the Creativity

At the Toilet Seat Art Museum in The Colony, You’ll Feel Moved By the Creativity

…upstairs bar. Subscribe to Texas Highways Artistically inclined from a young age, Smith told Roadside America that he incessantly pasted…

The Daytripper Explores Castroville’s Alsatian Culture

The Daytripper Explores Castroville’s Alsatian Culture

…dates to the 1840s when it was a roadside store and tavern. Today, it houses a museum that tells the…

Editor’s Note: Return to the River

Editor’s Note: Return to the River

…to the real Snake Farm, a roadside attraction in New Braunfels, and the resulting story [“Just Sounds Nasty,” October 2018]…

Boerne’s Hill Country Charm and Texas-German Heritage Fuel a Weekend of Fun

Boerne’s Hill Country Charm and Texas-German Heritage Fuel a Weekend of Fun

roadside relics, the store is hard to miss. 4 / Cibolo Creek Brewing Company This local brewery creates both classic…

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

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

…The Quanah arrow at the roadside picnic area at Wayside on the south side of the canyon is placed there…

Spirit of 66

Spirit of 66

…destinations, ushering in an era of neon-lit motor courts and cafés, kitschy tourist stops, curio shops, and roadside billboards. One…

Follow the Smoke, West Texas BBQ

Follow the Smoke, West Texas BBQ

…Big Bend (the nation’s least visited national park) to the hyper-quirky Terlingua, Kathy Wisdom has staked out her roadside legacy….

Madera Canyon Trail

Madera Canyon Trail

…Lawrence E. Wood picnic area, acclaimed as the highest roadside park in Texas, its meadowland appeal picnic-perfect. Unbelievably, given that…

Driving FM 170

Driving FM 170

About 13 miles west of Lajitas on FM 170, this trio of roadside tipi-style shelters beckon travelers to stop for…

A Coastal Charmer—Rockport

A Coastal Charmer—Rockport

…(intersection of Church [Loop 70] and First streets), and TxDOT’s Demonstration Gardens and Wetlands Pond (at a roadside park in…

Attwater’s Prairie-Chickens

Attwater’s Prairie-Chickens

…and white-faced ibis wading in Pintail Marsh. Then without warning, a force stronger than the breeze rustles tall roadside grasses…

Trip to Bountiful: Texas Highways Wildflower Drives

Trip to Bountiful: Texas Highways Wildflower Drives

…of this year’s best wildflower viewing (we selected for variety, too). We also provided a compelling selection of roadside stops,…

Some Like It Hot

Some Like It Hot

…them an edge over less-resistant species. Thanks to this phenomenon, splashes of yellow, violet, pink, and white adorn roadsides and…

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