What the Heck is Pickleball?

What the Heck is Pickleball?

Dreamland will host the league’s inaugural season starting in November, positioning Texas as the heart of the sport’s rapid rise.

New Community Cookbook Celebrates Fredericksburg’s Food Heritage

New Community Cookbook Celebrates Fredericksburg’s Food Heritage

Dozens upon dozens of local families and individuals contributed recipes handed down through generations, and a team of 15 Gillespie Country Historical Society volunteers compiled the works—including numerous family stories, anecdotes, and nuggets of history—to round out a 200-page book.

9 Unusual Ice Cream Flavors to Try in Texas This Summer

9 Unusual Ice Cream Flavors to Try in Texas This Summer

The resulting treats create buzz for these brands, and occasionally become long-standing customer favorites.

Famous Filipino Restaurant Chains Land in Houston

Famous Filipino Restaurant Chains Land in Houston

Suzette Garriel’s family brought the first of the big Filipino restaurant chains to Houston with the opening of Gerry’s Grill in the Asiatown area in February 2018.

5 Small-Town Grocery Stores to Shop During Your Next Road Trip

5 Small-Town Grocery Stores to Shop During Your Next Road Trip

These markets carry everything you might need for a successful stay, whether it’s in a lakeside cabin in East Texas or a rustic teepee in West Texas.

Buddy Holly Hall Puts Lubbock on the National Tour Map

Buddy Holly Hall Puts Lubbock on the National Tour Map

This 220,000-square-foot, $154 million venue, which took four years to construct, honors his legacy by providing a state-of-the-art space to welcome musicians as well as dancers, comedians, and actors.

Meat Church’s Waxahachie Storefront Welcomes Barbecue Devotees

Meat Church’s Waxahachie Storefront Welcomes Barbecue Devotees

Pittman started out as a backyard barbecue hobbyist, but he didn’t make the typical pitmaster pivot to operating a food truck or restaurant. Instead, he decided to make his mark on the retail side of the industry. Today, Meat Church generates over a $1 million in sales annually.

Burklee Hill Vineyards Brings New Life to Kress Department Store in Lubbock

Burklee Hill Vineyards Brings New Life to Kress Department Store in Lubbock

Located in a beautifully renovated 1930s Kress department store building, the winery opened in March 2020, and serves about a dozen wines.

Fredericksburg’s First Legal Distillery Slings Award-Winning Rum

Fredericksburg’s First Legal Distillery Slings Award-Winning Rum

Run by the Williams family, Iron Goat opened in 2016, and is already racking up awards for its rums (silver, aged, and cinnamon), tequila-like agave spirits (silver and aged), and unique honey-based liquor.

Underrated Gulf Fish Black Drum Takes Center Stage at Austin’s Huckleberry Food Truck

Underrated Gulf Fish Black Drum Takes Center Stage at Austin’s Huckleberry Food Truck

“You can easily catch 20 to 30 pounds of drum at that time,” Davis says. “It’s a very versatile fish—moist, meaty, and flaky, with mild white flesh, especially when they’re smaller, around 14-inches. The larger fish tend to be stronger in flavor and can be tough.”

The Roots of Music Concert Series Kicks Off This Week in Fort Worth

The Roots of Music Concert Series Kicks Off This Week in Fort Worth

While Fort Worth is famous for its country music, New Orleans-based jazz drummer Adonis Rose is determined to bring different genres of music to Cowtown. 

11 Wineries to Visit in Fredericksburg Now

11 Wineries to Visit in Fredericksburg Now

With nearly a dozen wineries inside its city limits, Fredericksburg offers plenty of locales for imbibing during a weekend getaway.

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