Five Can’t-Miss Food Festivals to Indulge in This Summer

Five Can’t-Miss Food Festivals to Indulge in This Summer

Food is an essential part of any festival, but these Texas towns take their focus on cuisine to the next level. Tantalize your taste buds at these food-themed events featuring sizzling cookoffs, sweet samples, and a gathering of like-minded foodies from across the state.

Things To Do in Texas This Memorial Day Weekend: May 24-27

Things To Do in Texas This Memorial Day Weekend: May 24-27

For this three-day weekend, picnics, music festivals, and barbecues are in full force as Texans celebrate the unofficial start of summer. But as we enjoy these freedoms, it’s also a time to remember those who have given the ultimate sacrifice.

Still Rebuilding Nearly Two Years after Harvey, Aransas Pass Isn’t Giving Up

Still Rebuilding Nearly Two Years after Harvey, Aransas Pass Isn’t Giving Up

Today, vestiges of Harvey are still visible—falling-down housing, vacant lots where structures were razed, unrepaired piers—but those are exceptions. The city “had to make a decision to simply accept the epic damage and live with the results or aggressively work toward building Aransas Pass better than before,” says Edwards. “Citizens and local officials decided to make Aransas Pass stronger.”

An Expert’s Take on the Perfect Texas Peach

An Expert’s Take on the Perfect Texas Peach

We asked Dr. Jim Kamas, co-author of Texas Peach Handbook and Texas A&M associate professor, for his take on the perfect Texas peach.

After a Freeze Scare, Texas Peach Season is Almost Ready—and Plentiful

After a Freeze Scare, Texas Peach Season is Almost Ready—and Plentiful

Breaking news from Texas Peach Country: This year’s harvest is poised to be plentiful.

“Oh yeah, there are lots of peaches out there—a lot more than I thought there would be,” says Gary Hutton of Hutton Farms west of Weatherford, referring to the hard freeze that occurred in early March of this year. “They pulled through.” he says. “I’ve got some as big as my thumb.”

Things To Do in Texas This Weekend: March 22-24

Things To Do in Texas This Weekend: March 22-24

While you’re on the road hunting for newly sprouted wildflowers this weekend, consider adding these weekend activities to your to-do list, including Abilene’s Outlaws and Legends Music Festival and the International Friendship Festival in Eagle Pass—“where yee-haw meets olé.”


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