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The Stories Behind Texas’ Quirkiest Town Names

The Stories Behind Texas’ Quirkiest Town Names

…toads. That would make sense, given that the former hamlet was named after the Toadsuck Saloon. Blanket, founded in 1852…

Who Was the Historic Figure Behind Texas Jack Wild West Outfitter in Fredericksburg?

Who Was the Historic Figure Behind Texas Jack Wild West Outfitter in Fredericksburg?

…1883. And Jack set up a Western-themed hotel with a saloon and shooting gallery outside the Philadelphia Centennial in 1876,…

With a New Album Out, 81-Year-Old Delbert McClinton Reflects on His Six-Decade Career

With a New Album Out, 81-Year-Old Delbert McClinton Reflects on His Six-Decade Career

…blew the roof off Soap Creek Saloon. Overnight, McClinton grew into one of Austin’s biggest club acts, regularly packing Soap…

In Houston, Crawfish Season Is The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

In Houston, Crawfish Season Is The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

Saloon. To Russell, crawfish are mainly a social thing rather than a dining option. “I just go to a party…

Spring Road Trips: Scenic Drives, the Gulf Coast, Big Bend, and the ‘Eiffel Tower’ Await

Spring Road Trips: Scenic Drives, the Gulf Coast, Big Bend, and the ‘Eiffel Tower’ Await

saloon, another must-see pullover. About two hours from Del Rio, the landscape shifts again around Sanderson, the one-time railroad town…

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

The exterior of the 11th Street Cowboy Bar, up for sale in Bandera. Photo courtesy 11th Street Cowboy…

Buy a Piece of the Grove

Buy a Piece of the Grove

…Grove is on the auction block: Its general store, blacksmith shop, and saloon—and all their contents—will be offered to the…

And the Dance Goes On

And the Dance Goes On

…vibrant energy as tangible as its stately brick walls. Family-style seating keeps the street-level dining room and saloon alive with…

Spirit of 66

Spirit of 66

…of cowboy boots. Nearby, Boot Hill, an Old West-style restaurant and saloon that opened in 2007, has become a destination…

Rest in Peace: Grave Sites of Famous Texans

Rest in Peace: Grave Sites of Famous Texans

…El Paso, where Constable John Selman served him a lethal dose of hot lead in the Acme Saloon. “On the…

All Hat: Cowboy Hats Brim with Style

All Hat: Cowboy Hats Brim with Style

…used to be an Old West saloon. “My husband loved the stories behind these hats,” says Martin’s widow, Jill. “The…

Honk If You Heart Tailgating

Honk If You Heart Tailgating

…eat, and talk about. Feed Yard Saloon, another Reliant Stadium Tailgater of the Year, serves brisket and beans to the…

Beaching on the Cheap

Beaching on the Cheap

…deep-fried avocado at Kody’s, another popular hangout. Feeling like beef instead? Surf over to the Wild Horse Saloon and Grill…

A Fresh Spin on Fayetteville

A Fresh Spin on Fayetteville

…an 1890 building that once housed Baca’s Historic Saloon & Confectionary. The blackened tenderloin steak I order comes sprinkled with…

New Braunfels: Unwind Time

New Braunfels: Unwind Time

…a three-and-one-half-acre site that includes a 19th-Century log cabin, general store, saloon, music studio, furniture shop, ranch home, and school,…

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