The Pedernales River through Pedernales Falls State Park

Hill Country

With a bounty of small towns, sparkling lakes and rivers, and wildflower-splashed pastures in spring, the Hill Country has inspired countless road trips for Texas travelers.

Where do you want to go today?

Upcoming Events

Wine and Wassail Walk Weekend

Dec. 14

Enjoy an evening of holiday cheer in historic downtown San Marcos. The event will feature a progress...

"ArtMart" Christmas Gift Showcase

Nov. 16-Dec. 14

Shop handmade items....

Christmas Favorites with Richard Novak

Dec. 14

Accompanied by a chamber orchestra, tenor Richard Novak will present an evening of classical and tra...

Four Square Friday

Dec. 14

Late-night shopping, food, live music, and art....

"ArtMart" Christmas Gift Showcase

Dec. 1-14

See and shop for handmade items for your Christmas shopping....

Christmas Skate Extravaganza

Dec. 14

Skate on the synthetic ice rink under the FBC Pavilion. It's just like ice skating but without the i...

Come and Taste It: Meet Texas' Best Winemakers

Feb. 15

A featured winemaker showcases three of its newest released, top-selling, or hardest-to-find wines, ...

Art Walk

Dec. 15

All galleries open tor visitation and enjoyment from 4 to 8 p.m. Adult beverages and snacks provided...

Remembering Crockett County Veterans Exhibit

Nov. 1-Dec. 15

Each year, the Crockett County Museum honors our veterans both past and present with an exhibit feat...

Christmas Tree and Gingerbread House Contest Display

Nov. 30-Dec. 15

The Lampasas County Museum hosts a Christmas Tree and Gingerbread House contest with an exhibit, whi...

Crockett County 4-H Junior Livestock Show

Dec. 15

Area youth are invited to bring their best livestock for the judges to review. Open to the public....

Spicewood Vineyards Half-Marathon and 10K

Dec. 15

Experience the beauty of the Hill Country, the warmth of the holiday season, and a well-earned post-...

Blue Christmas

Dec. 15

This annual event features horse carriage rides, an ugly sweater contest, a roaring fire, local musi...

The Christmas Journey

Dec. 14-15

Attend a free drive-through presentation of the Christmas story depicted in nine scenes, all with li...

Christmas at the Kroc

Dec. 15

Join in on this community-wide event to celebrate Christmas with friends and fellowship....

The Christmas Town

Dec. 7-8, 14-15

The scene includes live Christmas music, hayrides, the town of Bethlehem on the night of Christ's bi...

The Ten Tenors in Concert

Dec. 15

Come home for the holidays with The Ten Tenors. With a generous mix of festive favorites and modern ...

Main Street Bethlehem

Dec. 7-9, 14-16

Wind your way through a village alive with peasants, royal guards, shepherds, and, of course, wise m...

Day of Tango Festival

Dec. 14-16

The 8th Annual Day of Tango Festival lets you enjoy performances by international tango dance champi...

Christmas Concert

Dec. 16

The Starlight Symphony Orchestra performs holiday classics....

Christmas Wine Affair

Dec. 1-16

Tickets include a Tasting Passport to receive complimentary tastings and wine discounts at dozens of...

Trade Days

Dec. 14-16

Shop more than 400 vendors in seven barns to see acres of antiques, and enjoy the Biergarten, live m...

"The Singing Christmas Tree"

Dec. 15-16

Local volunteers present a one-hour concert standing on a 30-foot tall decorated and lighted Christm...

LBJ Tree Lighting

Dec. 16

This 49th annual celebration lets you enjoy carolers, a live nativity, Santa Claus, refreshments, an...

"Nuncrackers"

Dec. 1-16

This show is filled with typical "nunsense" humor, favorite carols, and "Secret Santa" audience part...

"Fifties-Style Christmas Story"

Dec. 16

This '50s-themed Christmas performance will make you nostalgic for Christmases past....

Cowboy Christmas Market Days

Dec. 15-16

Finish your last-second Christmas shopping. Get your pictures taken in the old jailhouse with perio...

Susanna's Kitchen Coffeehouse Concert Series

Dec. 20

Every third Thursday the best musical talent from the Texas Hill Country performs in an intimate set...

Trans-Siberian Orchestra in Concert

Dec. 20

Trans-Siberian Orchestra's (TSO) annual November-December multi-sensory extravaganza sells out venue...

Cowboy Camp

Dec. 20

Enjoy the pickers circle, and join in if you wish....

Come and Taste It

Dec. 20

On the third Thursday of each month throughout the year, a featured winemaker showcases three of the...

Riders in the Sky in Concert

Dec. 21

The "four-part harmonizing cowboys" have donned their sequined Yuletide outfits for this holiday mus...

Luckenbach Christmas Ball

Dec. 22

Enjoy the annual holiday dance in the historic Luckenbach Texas Dance Hall featuring Gary P. Nunn....

Photos with Cowboy Kringle

Dec. 1-2, 8-9,15-16, 21-22

Create a Christmas memory with photos with Cowboy Kringle, Gruene's own brand of Santa. Pictures are...

Concert in the Cave: Winter Solstice

Dec. 22

Enjoy an eclectic concert of holiday music celebrating the winter solstice, combining contemporary a...

"Winter Wonderettes"

Dec. 14-16, 21-23

This performance features great ‘60s versions of holiday classics that are guaranteed to put you i...

Texas Gun and Knife Show

Dec. 22-23

New and used guns, knives, gold and silver coins, jewelry, camping gear, military supplies, and seve...

Trail of Lights

Dec. 9-23

Since it began in 1965, the Austin Trail of Lights has grown into one of Austin's largest events, at...

Peruvian Holiday Feast Dinner Series

Dec. 2, 9, 16, 23

Yuyo, Austin’s top restaurant for contemporary Peruvian cuisine, hosts holiday feasts every Sunday...

Blue Genie Art Bazaar

Nov. 23-Dec. 24

The annual four-week holiday shopping experience features handcrafted jewelry, artwork, home goods, ...

Armadillo Christmas Bazaar

Dec. 13-24

The holiday marketplace celebrates 43 seasons of treating Texans and tourists to a festive, holiday ...

Townwide Christmas Lighting Contest and Viewing

Dec. 1-25

Comfort businesses and residences go all-out to light and decorate for Christmas. Drive through day ...

EmilyAnn Theatre Trail of Lights

Nov. 24-Dec. 28

Stroll a walking path with more than 100 lighted exhibits with live entertainment and marshmallow ro...

Guided Tours of Jacob's Well Natural Area

Dec. 1-29

Explore Jacob's Well with knowledgeable volunteers. Tours are led by Master Naturalist volunteers fr...

Gary P. Nunn in Concert

Dec. 29

The American country music singer-songwriter—most known for "London Homesick Blues," the theme son...

Cowboys on Main

Dec. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

See and interact with a sample of the Old West cowboy lifestyle on Main Street....

Bandera Cattle Company Gunfighters

Dec. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

Experience the excitement of the Wild West with the award-winning Bandera Cattle Company Gunfighters...

Old West Christmas Light Fest

Nov. 23-25, 29-30, Dec. 1-2, 6-9, 13-16, 20-23, 27-30

This event brings the holidays to life with light displays, food, and fun under the Texas starry sky...

Starry Starry Nights Lighted Christmas Park

Nov. 23-Dec. 31

Sipping hot chocolate, strolling along the Llano River enjoying all of the displays that light up Ba...

Christmas On The Creek

Nov. 22-Dec. 31

Lighted Christmas Village, Santa Claus, drinks, and family Fun....

USO Style Hangar Dance

Dec. 31

The Hangar Hotel will be hosting a New Year's Eve Hangar Dance, and a percentage of the event's proc...

Life-Size Nativity Figures on Display

Nov. 24-Dec. 31

Vintage, life-size nativity figures are on display. The figures originally came from the Sears build...

USO-Style Hangar Dance

Dec. 31

Come out to this 1940s-style dance with swing dance lessons, big band live music, a costume contest,...

Luckenbach New Year's Eve Celebration

Dec. 31

Usher in the New Year with one heck of a party in the historic Luckenbach Texas Dance Hall featuring...

Countdown to 2019

Dec. 31

This event features a DJ, food trucks, and midnight ball drop. Bring your blankets and chairs to joi...

New Year's Eve at Gruene Hall

Dec. 31

A Gruene Hall favorite returns to help ring in the New Year at Texas’ oldest dance hall. ...

Hill Country New Year's Eve Festival

Dec. 28-31

This celebration has live music, a bounce house, snow machine, glow-in-the-dark putting, golf tourna...

Walkway of Lights

Nov. 16-Jan. 1

Join us in Lakeside Park as we celebrate the holidays with over two million lights, 400 beautiful sc...

Walkway of Lights

Nov. 16-Jan. 1

Walkway of Lights will be open each night, so join us in Lakeside Park as we celebrate the holidays ...

Polar Bear Plunge and Fun Run

Jan. 1

Brave the cold with a fun run through Blue Hole Regional Park followed by a plunge into Blue Hole....

Hair of the Dog Day

Jan. 1

Enjoy free live shows all day at Gruene Hall on New Year’s Day. ...

Cowboy Capital Opry

Jan. 3

See some Grand Old Opry-style entertainment, hosted by Gerry and Harriet Payne, and enjoy refreshmen...

First Friday Art Walk

Jan. 4

Tour fine art galleries offering special exhibits, demonstrations, refreshments, and extended viewin...

First Friday Wine Share

Jan. 4

This event is a fun way to meet new wines, people, and places of business or art. Please bring no m...

Mason County Livestock Show and Expo

Jan. 4-5

Support the youth of Mason at a livestock show and expo....

Seaquist House Tour

Jan. 5

Tour the historic Seaquist house, a three-story Victorian mansion....

The Old Timers Trading Post

Jan. 5

Meet local artists and artisans....

Symphony of the Hills in Concert

Jan. 5

Hear the magnificent sounds of the symphony, and settle down at the wine and cheese reception....

Eisbahn Outdoor Ice Skating

Nov. 23-Jan. 6

Annual seasonal outdoor ice skating event benefits The Heritage School, the Cystic Fibrosis Foundati...

"Making Africa: A Continent of Contemporary Design"

Oct. 14-Jan. 6

"Making Africa: A Continent of Contemporary Design" showcases the work of over 120 artists and desig...

Johnson City Lights Spectacular

Nov. 23-Jan. 6

The holiday season kicks off with the traditional ceremonial lighting of the historic courthouse squ...

Ed Ruscha: Archaeology and Romance

Aug. 11-Jan. 6

See works by celebrated American artist Ed Ruscha, including photographs and sketches related to his...

Bandera Endurance Run 100K, 50K, and 25K

Jan. 5-6

Run along a trail of rugged and brutal beauty where everything cuts, stings, or bites. Top male and ...

Eisbahn Outdoor Ice Skating

Dec. 1-Jan. 6

This annual seasonal outdoor ice skating event benefits local nonprofit organizations....

Cowgirl Round-up

Jan. 7

Brush off you best horse and your best hat and hit the trail. ...

Four Square Friday

Jan. 11

Late-night shopping, food, live music, and art....

Cowboy Breakfast

Jan. 11

The 15th annual breakfast is the official kickoff to the Hill Country District Junior Livestock show...

Purgatory Trail Run 10-Mile and 5K

Jan. 12

This USA-Track-and-Field-sanctioned trail race runs through the beautiful Purgatory Creek Natural Ar...

Bandera County Junior Livestock Show

Jan. 10-12

The youth of Bandera County show their livestock on Thursday and Friday, and an auction is held on S...

Kendall County Junior Livestock Show and Sale

Jan. 11-12

There is so much more than simply winning that comes from the event. Raising livestock is a fabulous...

Kuhlmann-King Museum Tour

Jan. 12

Located behind Boerne City Hall, the Kuhlmann-King house gives the public the opportunity to step ...

Boerne Market Days

Jan. 12-13

Since 1850, Main Plaza has been home to a magical outdoor market that blends the traditions of the T...

Second Saturday Art Beat

Jan. 12

Boerne shops and art galleries are teaming up to bring you a heart-racing fine art experience. Take ...

"Get in the Game" Exhibit

Aug. 6-Jan. 13

This exhibit examines the intersection of social justice and sports in the United States by celebrat...

San Antonio Area Vintage Guitar and Instrument Show

Jan. 11-13

Buy, sell, and trade guitars and other string instruments during the 10th annual event....

Frontier Times Museum Cowboy Camp

Jan. 13

Bring your guitar and join in the song circle, or just sit and enjoy traditional cowboy music. Bring...

Middleditch & Schwartz

Jan. 13

Together, Thomas Middleditch and Ben Schwartz perform a two-person improvised comedy show in which t...

Sean Gaskell in Concert

Jan. 14

This concert features the West African kora, a 21-string harp that is native to the Mandinka people ...

Cowboy Camp

Jan. 17

Enjoy the pickers circle, and join in if you wish....

Luckenbach Blues Festival

Jan. 19

This 12th annual celebration features local, regional, and Texas blues artists in historic Luckenbac...

Hill Country District Junior Livestock Show

Jan. 13-19

Enjoy the fun and excitement at the fifth-largest junior livestock show in Texas....

Trade Days

Jan. 18-20

Shop more than 400 vendors in seven barns to see acres of antiques, and enjoy the Biergarten, live m...

Hill Country Gem and Mineral Show

Jan. 19-20

The Fredericksburg Rockhounds bring artifacts, exhibits, demonstrations, jewelry, minerals, fossils,...

Windsync Woodwind Quintet in Concert

Jan. 20

Enjoy a concert featuring the prize-winning Houston-based wind quintet. ...

The Kingston Trio in Concert

Jan. 25

American folk and pop music group The Kingston Trio helped launch the folk revival of the '50s and '...

Irina Kulikova in Concert

Jan. 26

Irina Kulikova has captivated audiences around the world with the elegance, beauty, and power of her...

Uvalde County Junior Livestock Show

Jan. 24-26

This event is a livestock show and sale. ...

Wild Game Dinner

Jan. 26

Enjoy an expertly prepared wild game dinner featuring venison in different forms, from chili to gumb...

Hill Country Indian Artifact Show

Jan. 26

This event features a wide variety of some of the finest Native American artifacts from Texas and th...

Winterfest Square Dance

Jan. 26

The annual Winterfest square dance is a fun activity for all ages from early teens to nonagenarian. ...

"Rodeo! The Exhibition"

May 12-Jan. 27, 2019

Experience the excitement of rodeos from around the state with this dynamic and comprehensive exhibi...

Wimberley Art and Soul

Jan. 25-27

A series of creative workshops, classes, and experiences combined with open houses at various busine...

Winter Market

Jan. 26-27

Vendors from all over the state and beyond present their art, jewelry, clothing, accessories, gourme...

"Waitress"

Jan. 22-27

Brought to life by a groundbreaking all-female creative team, this irresistible new hit features ori...

"War Stories: New Braunfels in World War I"

May 2, 2017-Jan. 31, 2019

Presented as part of the commemoration of the 100th Anniversary of America's role in WWI. New Braunf...

First Friday Art Walk

Feb. 1

Tour fine art galleries offering special exhibits, demonstrations, refreshments, and extended viewin...

First Friday Wine Share

Feb. 1

This event is a fun way to meet new wines, people, and places of business or art. Please bring no mo...

Harlem Globetrotters

Feb. 1

Take your family to this unforgettable event where you won't be watching the action, you'll be in th...

Llano Trade Days

Feb. 2

Shop antiques, furniture, clothing, jewelry, and plenty of other goods in this climate-controlled ve...

Seaquist House Tour

Feb. 2

Tour the historic Seaquist house, a three-story Victorian mansion....

Renaissance Festival

Jan. 25-27, Feb. 1-3

The fest features the Last Chance Forever Birds of Prey Show, The Great Rhondini Escape Artist, food...

Trail Riders

Feb. 4

The Greater Randolph Area Trail Riders will make their annual appearance in San Marcos as they trave...

Cowboy Capital Opry

Feb. 7

See some Grand Old Opry-style entertainment, hosted by Gerry and Harriet Payne, and enjoy refreshmen...

Kerrville Farmers Market

Dec. 7, Jan. 4, Feb. 7

This is a producer-only market offering a variety of locally sourced produce, meat, eggs, bread, che...

Eddie Durham Jazz Celebration and Hill Country Jazz Festival

Feb. 8

From big bands and combos to individual instrumentalists, the Hill Country Jazz Festival features so...

Four Square Friday

Feb. 8

Late-night shopping, food, live music, and art....

Terri Hendrix Band In Concert with Lloyd Maines

Feb. 8

Terri Hendrix is a pioneering Texas songwriter who spins sorrow into joy and wrings wisdom from the ...

An Evening with Fleetwood Mac

Feb. 9

Legendary, Grammy-award-winning band Fleetwood Mac is touring North America. The tour will feature t...

Panic! At The Disco in Concert

Feb. 9

Grammy-nominated band Panic! At The Disco stops in Austin for their Pray For The Wicked North Americ...

Second Saturday Gallery Trail

Dec. 8-9

Galleries in and around the Wimberley Square stay open late and offer great art, wine, and appetizer...

Daddy Daughter Dance

Feb. 9

This 11th annual evening is filled with dinner and dancing guaranteed to make some wonderful memorie...

Balsam Range in Concert

Feb. 9

This award-winning band performs traditional bluegrass with a modern new grass revival edge....

Boerne Chocolate Walk

Feb. 9

Join the Boerne community for this sweet event. The walk takes you through Boerne's downtown distric...

Second Saturday Art Beat

Feb. 9

Boerne shops and art galleries are teaming up to bring you a heart-racing fine art experience. Take ...

Kuhlmann-King Museum Tour

Feb. 9

Located behind Boerne City Hall, the Kuhlmann-King house gives the public the opportunity to step ...

Frontier Times Museum Cowboy Camp

Feb. 10

Bring your guitar and join in the song circle, or just sit and enjoy traditional cowboy music. Bring...

Gospel Brunch with a Texas Twist

Feb. 10

In the tradition of a New Orleans-style gospel brunch, enjoy awe-inspiring gospel music coupled with...

Boerne Market Days

Feb. 9-10

Since 1850, Main Plaza has been home to a magical outdoor market that blends the traditions of the T...

The Old Timers Trading Post

Feb. 12

Meet local artists and artisans....

Marty Stuart and Connie Smith in Concert

Feb. 14

Back by popular demand, Marty Stuart and Connie Smith will grace the stage at the Brauntex once agai...

"Jeff Dunham: Passively Aggressive"

Feb. 15

Record-breaking global comedy superstar Jeff Dunham is bringing his cast of characters on the road a...

Ray Wylie Hubbard in Concert

Feb. 15

Texas icon singer-songwriter Ray Wylie Hubbard, the author of many legendary songs like “Up Agains...

Castell Chili Cookoff

Feb. 16

Have fun and try some of the best chili around....

Luckenbach Hug-In and Valentine Ball

Feb. 15-16

Get back to the basics of love during this annual camping event with plenty of boot scootin' in the ...

Trade Days

Feb. 15-17

Shop with more than 400 vendors in seven barns to see acres of antiques, and enjoy the Biergarten, l...

The Trinity Singers in Concert

Feb. 17

This concert features 40 highly advanced chamber singers from Trinity University in San Antonio. ...

Market Days

Feb. 16-17

Nearly 100 vendors offer uniquely crafted items and packaged Texas foods. ...

FLOOD AID 2019

Feb. 16-17

Get ready for the biggest musical event to ever hit Llano. All-day music concert with various artist...

Troutfest Texas

Feb. 16-18

The largest event of its kind in Texas, this festival brings out a crowd of over 3,000 people intere...

North American Jewelry and Gift Show

Feb. 16-18

A shopper's dream come true with beads, jewelry, gold, silver, gemstones, handmade items, clothing, ...

Cowboy Camp

Feb. 21

Come out and enjoy the pickers circle, and join in if you wish....

Meet Texas’ Best Winemakers

Feb. 21

On the third Thursday of each month throughout the year, a featured winemaker showcases three of the...

Arlo Guthrie in Concert

Feb. 21

When folk music icon Arlo Guthrie took to the road to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of his seminal ...

Red Steagall in Concert

Feb. 22

Named the Official Cowboy Poet of Texas, Red Steagall has won the Wrangler Award for original music ...

Trinity Irish Dance Company

Feb. 22

A fusion of Ireland’s vibrant and longstanding dance-form and elements of American innovation, Tri...

Mardi Gras Arts and Crafts Show

Feb. 23

This Mardi Gras, enjoy an arts and crafts show on the courthouse lawn. All proceeds will benefit the...

Mardi Gras Parade

Feb. 23

Watch the parade's floats, horses, cowboys, feathers, masks, and plenty of beads stroll through down...

11th Street Cowboy Mardi Gras

Feb. 21-23

Listen to live Cajun and country music, eat Cajun food, and participate in a gumbo cookoff, costume ...

Antique Postcard, Photo, and Vintage Paper Show

Feb. 22-23

Travel around the world and through time as you explore the thousands of vintage and modern postcard...

Wine Lovers Trail

Feb. 8-24

Get tickets online to receive full complimentary tastings and wine discounts at dozens of participat...

Hill Country Antiques Show

Feb. 23-24

This antique show features booths overflowing with the finest American antiques found in the market ...

Bee Gees Gold

Feb. 28

This Bee Gees tribute band features John Acosta, who has performed in Bee Gees tributes all over the...

Symphony of the Hills in Concert

Feb. 28

Hear the magnificent sounds of the symphony and settle down at the wine and cheese reception....

Johnny Bush in Concert

March 1

Celebrate Texas Independence Day with Texas Country Music Hall of Famer Johnny Bush. He is best know...

International Series: Bandini-Chiacchiaretta Tango Duo

March 2

Come experience the joy, the sincerity, and the passion of tango....

Downtown Mardi Gras Parade

March 2

The Mistick Krewe of Okeanos Mardi Gras Parade is an annual tradition. The parade winds through the ...

It's My Park Day Spring Edition

March 2

This event brings together thousands of Austinites to help improve and transform parks, trails, and ...

Fort Clark Days

March 1-2

Every year over 800 students and thousands of history enthusiasts gather to experience Texas History...

"Monty Python's Spamalot"

Feb. 15-Mar. 3

This British comedy parodies the legend of King Arthur and his band of haphazard knights as they sin...

Alex Meixner in Concert

March 5

Now that he’s finished up his movie with Jack Black, made appearances on The Late Show with Stephe...

Four Square Friday

March 8

Offers late night shopping, food, live music, and art....

Half Marathon, 10K, and 5K

March 10

The course is an out-and-back loop that starts near the Prime Outlets and the Tanger Outlet Center. ...

Starlight Symphony Orchestra

March 10

Features young artists concerts....

Mary Shelley's "Frankenstein"

March 14

Written two centuries ago in 1818, "Frankenstein: The Modern Prometheus," is the first true science ...

Squeezebox and Mollie B in Concert

March 14

Come see International Polka Hall of Famer, Mollie B, as she performs live folk dance music. Squeezb...

Hill Country Comicon

March 16-17

The event promotes fun, art, literacy, and imagination through comics and pop culture. Embrace your ...

LEAF: Llano Earth Art Fest

March 15-18

Held on the banks of the Llano River—one block from Llano's historic downtown—the festival is an...

Storm Large in Concert

March 21

Storm Large shot to national prominence as a finalist on the CBS show "Rock Star: Supernova." She jo...

Camerata San Antonio Concert

March 22

Enjoy a chamber music concert inspired by the strength of the human spirit in the face of the depth...

Camerata San Antonio Concert

March 23

Enjoy a chamber music concert inspired by the strength of the human spirit in the face of the depth...

Market Days

March 23-24

Local artisans sell handmade items, jewelry, plants, and food trucks....

Saturday Night Rodeo

Mar. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

This rodeo features all types of Texas entertainment, from live music and dancing to mechanical bull...

Quilt Show

March 29-30

This quilt show has vendors, a raffle quilt, tea room, and a silent auction. ...

Art Walk

March 30

All galleries are open to view the newest exhibitions and artists. Adult beverages and snacks are se...

Wildflowers in Bloom Quilt Show

March 29-30

The show will feature more than 100 quilts, door prizes, quilt raffle, bed turning, vendors, demos, ...

Llano Art Studio Tour @ LAST

March 30

Come to Llano, and visit artists in their studios. We live here we create here....

Heritage Festival

April 6

Enjoy live music, free inflatables, pony rides, and a petting zoo. There is face painting, carnival ...

"Crime and Punishment"

March 21-April 6

As a police inspector investigates a gruesome murder, audience members journey through the mind of a...

Llano River Chuck Wagon Cook-Off

April 5-6

Every year since 2005, a group of chuck wagon enthusiasts get together on the banks of the Llano Riv...

Stagecoach Market Days

April 6-7

This two-day event features over 100 vendors of wood crafts, metal works, home decor, jewelry, art w...

Terri Clark, Pam Tillis, and Suzy Bogguss in Concert

April 11

Audiences enjoy the rare opportunity of seeing three of the biggest female artists in country music ...

Terri Hendrix and Lloyd Maines in Concert

April 12

Grammy Award-winning Terri Hendrix is a singer-songwriter from Texas. She co-wrote the song “Lil...

Four Square Friday

April 12

Offers late night shopping, food, live music, and art....

Battle of The Swing Bands

April 12

The San Antonio Swing Dance Society, Austin Swing Syndicate, KRTU Jazz, and Krause's Cafe partner to...

Monster Jam

April 13-14

Monster Jam, the unexpected, unscripted, and unforgettable family-friendly motor sport returns. The ...

Fort Inge Days

April 12-13

See what life was like at a Texas frontier fort, from military and civilian perspectives. Includes l...

Stephanie Sant'Ambrogio with Scott Cuellar in Concert

April 13

Violinist Stephanie Sant’Ambrogio, founder and artistic director of the Cactus Pear Music Festival...

Swing on the Square

April 12-14

The annual festival is a weekend full of live music and family fun. Swing on the Square hosts live m...

Spring Egg-Stravaganza

April 14

Bring a basket to hunt for candy, prizes, and goodies. Take your photo with the Easter Bunny (bring ...

Farmer Fred's Spring Carnival

April 18

This carnival has games, candy, prizes, and live music. Concessions and other attractions are availa...

Mutt Strutt

April 20

Bring your four-legged friend for a fun 1-mile walk along the San Marcos River. After the walk, ther...

Easter Volksmarch

April 20

Volksmarching is a European tradition where people walk for fun. The noncompetitive walks are enjoye...

Camerata San Antonio Concert

April 26

Enjoy a chamber music concert inspired by the strength of the human spirit in the face of the depth...

"International Series: Kupinski Guitar Duo"

April 27

Simply one of the best classical guitar duos on the planet, and a perfect finale to a fabulous seaso...

Camerata San Antonio Concert

April 27

Enjoy a chamber music concert inspired by the strength of the human spirit in the face of the depth...

Saturday Night Rodeo

Apr. 6, 13, 20, 27

This rodeo features all types of Texas entertainment, from live music and dancing to mechanical bull...

Just for Fun Parade

April 27

Put on your wildest outfit and get ready to join the parade. Line the streets on the Square and brin...

Moontower Comedy Festival

April 24-27

Be a part of this eighth annual festival and experience the diverse and hilarious mix of comedians, ...

Art Walk

April 27

All galleries are open for visitation and enjoyment from 4-8 p.m. Adult beverages and snacks are ser...

Butterfly Festival

April 27

More than 3,800 butterflies are released throughout the day during this amazing festival that starts...

Market Days

April 27-28

Local artisans sell handmade items, jewelry, and plants. Food trucks are on site. ...

Arts Fest

April 27-28

Right alongside the beautiful Blanco River, there will be more room for artists, for parking, for mu...

SaddleUP – Texas Ranching & Tradition

Oct. 6-Apr. 30

Jump in the saddle and experience a virtual ride with real Texas ranchers who meet modern challenges...

The Quebe Sisters in Concert

May 3

The Quebe Sisters are an American fiddle Western swing group from Texas. The band consists of sister...

Rods at Riley's Car Show

May 4

This is a classic car and hot rod meet with live music. The event is free, and food is available all...

Blackland Prairie Days

May 4

This event has food, arts and crafts, children's activities, and entertainment. ...

Rancho Alegre Conjunto Music Festival

May 3-4

This festival is an annual, free, family-friendly, weekend-long celebration of traditional, accordio...

Heritage Home Tours

May 4-5

Enjoy this multi-day event featuring self-guided tours of some of San Marcos’ historic homes and c...

Feria Del Mariachi

May 4-5

Latin Music Studies at Texas State University brings visitors this annual mariachi music festival fe...

"Proof"

April 12-May 5.

The Wimberley Players present a riveting drama of the fragile nature of genius. Shows are Friday, Sa...

Starlight Symphony Orchestra

May 5

This is a Pops concert....

Music in the Park

May 7

This is an outdoor, free music presentation performed in the gazebo of Comfort Park. Bring your lawn...

Jimmy Webb in Concert

May 10

Jimmy Webb has had many chart-topping hits. He received his first gold record at age 18 and is the o...

Four Square Friday

May 10

Offers late night shopping, food, live music, and art....

Market Days

April 13

Enjoy local vendors, live music, and family fun under the shade of the oak trees. ...

Squeeze Me On the Square: Squeeze-Box Music Fest

May 11

This unique event features Tejano, Czech, German, Zydeco, Polka, Conjunto, and Cajun music all promi...

Wimberley Garden Tour

May 11

The 24th annual Wimberley Garden Club tour, "Nature's Palette," showcases seven unique residential g...

Spring-A-Palooza

May 11

The event will feature more than 65 art and craft vendors, home and garden demonstrations, live ente...

Texas Flower Country Women's 5K and 10K Run/Walk

May 11

Run or walk through the fields of beautiful Wildseed Farms. After finishing the 5K or 10K course, ru...

Old Town Street Festival

May 18

This event is one of Central Texas’ most popular events. On the third weekend of May, the streets ...

Saturday Night Rodeo

May 4, 11, 18, 25

This rodeo features all types of Texas entertainment, from live music and dancing to mechanical bull...

Art Walk

May 25

All galleries are open for visitation and enjoyment from 4-8 p.m. Adult beverages and snacks are ser...

Alex Meixner in Concert

May 23-25

A high energy polka party featuring classic German tunes and sprinkled with Alex's one-of-a-kind tak...

"Quilting Is Art" Quilt Show

May 24-26

Members of the Hill Country Quilt Guild display all forms of quilts. View over 180 judged quilts and...

Memorial Day Ceremony

May 27

This ceremony honors fallen veterans and features retired military members speaking and singing. Lig...

Market Days

June 22-23

Local artisans sell handmade items, jewelry, and plants. Food trucks are on site. ...

Saturday Night Rodeo

June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

This rodeo features all types of Texas entertainment, from live music and dancing to mechanical bull...

Saturday Night Rodeo

July 6, 13, 20, 27

This rodeo features all types of Texas entertainment, from live music and dancing to mechanical bull...

Market Days

June 8

Enjoy local vendors, live music, and family fun under the shade of the oak trees. ...

Saturday Night Rodeo

Aug. 3, 10, 17, 24, 31

This rodeo features all types of Texas entertainment, from live music and dancing to mechanical bull...

Market Days

Sept. 14

Enjoy local vendors, live music, and family fun under the shade of the oak trees. ...

Saturday Night Rodeo

Sept. 7, 14, 21, 28

This rodeo features all types of Texas entertainment, from live music and dancing to mechanical bull...

Saturday Night Rodeo

Oct. 5, 12, 19, 26

This rodeo features all types of Texas entertainment, from live music and dancing to mechanical bull...

Saturday Night Rodeo

Nov. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

This rodeo features all types of Texas entertainment, from live music and dancing to mechanical bull...

Motown: The Sound of Young America

April 13, 2019-Jan. 26, 2020

This exhibit celebrates the 60th anniversary of the birth of Motown Records. The exhibit traces the ...

"The Outsiders"

March 1-3

Playhouse 2000 Youth Theater, students ages 12-18, presents "The Outsiders" by S.E. Hinton....

Cowboy Capital Opry

March 5

Grand Old Opry-style entertainment is hosted by Gerry and Harriet Payne. Event includes refreshments...

Memories of Elvis

March 7

Enjoy an unforgettable evening complete with a three-course chef-prepared dinner and a show. Award-w...

Second Saturday Gallery Trail

March 9

On the second Saturday of every month, galleries in and around Wimberley invite visitors to come ear...

Kuhlmann-King Museum Tour

March 9

Located behind Boerne City Hall, the Kuhlmann-King house gives the public the opportunity to step ...

Second Saturday Art Beat

March 9

Boerne shops and art galleries are teaming up to bring a heart-racing fine art experience. Take a wa...

Rockapella - Pioneers in the World of A-Capella

March 9

Their mix of original arrangements from the worlds of pop, soul, motown, and more will ensure an unf...

Gospel Brunch with a Texas Twist

March 10

The Gospel Brunch is led by Bret Graham, one of Gruene Hall’s favorite country musicians. Graham s...

WWII Pacific Combat Program at the National Museum of the Pacific War

March 9-10

History comes to life with equipment and weapons used during WWII and a battle reenactment set on an...

San Antonio Kennel Club All Breed Dog Show

March 9-10

Annual all-breed dog show features approximately 1,000 dogs and more than 100 breeds exhibited....

Fredericksburg Theater Company presents The Hideout Theatre

March 15

Austin’s premier improvisation theatre company performs their brand of award-winning comedy....

St. Paddy's Day 5K & 1K Leprechaun Kids Run

March 16

Celebrate St. Paddy's Day. Enjoy an easy out and back route along beautiful streets with deer watchi...

Frontier Family Fun

March 9-16

Kids can enjoy spring break fun with many activities at the Frontier Times Museum....

Wild Hog Explosion

March 16

Wild hogs are brought in for an action-packed day. Teams of two enter the ring, catch a hog, and rac...

Wild Hog Explosion Cookoff

March 15-16

Cookers compete in chicken, ribs, pork butt, and brisket categories. Cowboy Capital Cookoffs and The...

Spring Break at The Pioneer Museum

March 11-16

Early Texas frontier presenters provide hands-on activities for kids ages 6 to 17....

Celebrate Texas!

March 16

Feel history come to life with The Old Chisholm Trail Show, the Traditional American Indian Society,...

Luckenbach Mud Dauber Festival and Chili Cookoff

March 16

Feel the heat at this open chili cookoff and music festival named in honor of that pesky wasp....

Fredericksburg Trade Days

March 15-17

Shop with more than 400 vendors or relax in the biergarten while listening to live music....

Old Gruene Market Days

March 16-17

Nearly 100 vendors offer uniquely crafted items and packaged Texas foods. ...

Woodward and Bernstein

March 20

From breaking the Watergate story that led to President Nixon’s resignation to Bob Woodward’s re...

Third Thursday Cowboy Camp

March 21

Pickers who play cowboy, Texas, or Western swing music are welcome to sit in. The public is welcome....

A Thirst for Nature

March 21

Every third Thursday of the month, the Cibolo Nature Center hosts a specially themed event where vis...

Come and Taste It: Meet Texas’ Best Winemakers

March 21

Sample Texas’ best wines and craft brews on the third Thursday of each month throughout the year (...

Corks and Kegs Queso Fest

March 23

Enjoy three things Texas does best: queso, craft beer, and live music. There is a queso competition ...

Reds, Whites, and Brews

March 23

Enjoy tastings from Texas wineries and Texas breweries, as well as scrumptious food from local resta...

Hot Rod Night

March 23

With live music and classic cars, this event is reminiscent of old-fashioned Americana street partie...

Concert in the Cave–Spring Equinox

March 23

A concert in the Cave Without A Name is a musical experience unlike any other. Immerse yourself in ...

Camerata San Antonio String Quartet - Complexity

March 23

The group performs Beethoven's String Quartet in D Minor, Op. 18 No. 3; F Minor, Op. 95 "Serioso"; a...

Anita Hill: Speaking Truth to Power

March 24

Anita Hill made sexual harassment a national issue by testifying at the Supreme Court confirmation h...

Spring Break Activities at the LBJ National Historical Park

March 9-24

Enjoy several talks throughout the day by LBJ staff about the Hangar, Secret Service Building, Texas...

Fredericksburg Music Club presents Rastrelli Cello Quartet

March 24

This singularly unique ensemble has been thrilling audiences with their renderings of non-traditiona...

Painting with Pizzaz

March 24

Enjoy a glass of wine, chocolate treats, and lots of fun while creating a personalized wine glass....

The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain

March 26

The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain is a global sensation and nothing short of a U.K. national tr...

David Ball and That Carolina Sound

March 29

Grammy Award-winning David Ball is the sole surviving member of the Austin/Carolina country-jazz tri...

Friday Afternoon Club at Gruene Hall

March 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

A Gruene Hall tradition, now in its 20th year, where hipsters, oldsters, suits, locals, and drifters...

Bandera Cattle Company Gunfighters

March 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

Experience the excitement of the Wild West with reenacted shootouts. Shows are at high noon and 2 p....

Cowboys on Main

March 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

Every Saturday expect to see and interact with a sample of the Old West cowboy lifestyle on Bandera ...

Farmers Market at The Cibolo

March 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

Shop fresh local produce, farm fresh eggs, breads, jams, jellies, local honey, and Texas Hill Countr...

Spring Family Fun Festival

March 30

Join in on this community event celebrating the changing seasons. Explore the historical H]homestead...

Science In Nature

March 30

The Cibolo Nature Center is hosting their free event with an introduction on how to use nature to ...

Fort Martin Scott Days

March 29-30

This living history event brings the 1850s fort to life with cannon firings, bugle calls, military d...

LBJ 100 Bicycle Tour

March 30

The 12th annual event includes Routes of 10, 30, 42, and 62 miles throughout the scenic Hill Country...

Hill Country Indian Artifact Show

March 30

Shop more than 75 tables of Native American artifacts including arrowheads, beads, and pottery....

Thunder in the Hill Country Biker Rally

March 28-31

This three-day event offers tent camping, a poker run, vendors, food, field events, music all day Fr...

Zilker Kite Festival

March 31

The nation's oldest kite festival celebrates its 90th year with hundreds of kites and free fun for a...

Texas Night Sky Festival

March 30-31

Celebrate the night with the return of Texas’ most loved star-studded celebration. This bi-annual ...

Cowboy Capital Opry

April 2

Grand Old Opry-style entertainment is hosted by Gerry and Harriet Payne. Event includes refreshments...

Big Bad Voodoo Daddy in Concert

April 5

Blending a vibrant fusion of the classic American sounds of jazz, swing, and Dixieland, with the ene...

First Friday Art Walk Fredericksburg

April 5

Tour fine art galleries offering special exhibits, demonstrations, refreshments, and extended viewin...

Llano County Lawn and Garden Show

April 6

A great event to purchase plants, yard ornaments, learn about native plants, listen to knowledgeable...

Bandera Market Days

April 6

Shop arts and crafts vendors in downtown Bandera....

Bierfest

April 6

Tickets includes event entry, a commemorative sampling stein, 10 sample tickets, and entertainment. ...

Hot Rod Night

April 6

With live music and classic cars, this event is reminiscent of old-fashioned Americana street partie...

Historic Country Schools Open House Tour

April 6

Take a self-guided tour of schools listed on the National Register of Historic Places....

Kerr County Market Days

April 6

Shop at an indoor marketplace for vendors of original handcrafted goods, artwork, and homegrown plan...

Hill Country Swap Meet

April 6

This shopping experience is a giant community garage sale, flea market, and trade days all-in-one. B...

Mason City Wide Garage Sale

April 6

Find garage sales throughout Mason's community....

Mason Spring Arts Fest

April 6

Texas artists and craftsmen setup on the Square....

Seaquist Mansion Tour

April 6

Tour the historic three-story Victorian mansion....

Fiddle Fest

April 5-7

Llano traditionally held a popular fiddle contest for twenty years—an established event that was h...

Texas Vintage Motorcycle Fandango

April 5-7

Event includes a vintage parts swap meet, bike show, and vintage dirt races....

WWII Pacific Combat Program at the National Museum of the Pacific War

April 6-7

History comes to life with equipment and weapons used during WWII and a battle reenactment set on an...

Mason Chamber Music Festival and Spring Fest

April 5-7

Annual music festitval features concerts at local churches, venues, and the historic Odeon Theater....

Pink Martini in Concert

April 9

This "little orchestra" draws inspiration from the romantic Hollywood musicals of the 1940s and ’5...

"Pilobolus: Come To Your Senses"

April 11

Pilobolus returns to the Paramount with a new, multisensory experience that features live performanc...

Chicks with Hits: Terri Clark, Pam Tillis & Suzy Bogguss

April 11

Audiences will enjoy the rare opportunity of seeing three of the biggest female artists in country m...

Diva Night

April 11

Diva Night festivities include shopping, live music, dining, and great specials for the diva in you....

Jackie Venson CD Release

April 12

Joy, gratitude, a love for music, and Texas: that’s who guitarist Jackie Venson is at her core. Ov...

Concert in the Park

April 12

Enjoy a lovely evening outside with a concert in the park. Bring lawn chairs and blankets as there i...

Piff The Magic Dragon

April 13

This performance combines jaw-dropping magic with incredible comedy. Think Larry David in a dragon s...

Wild Woman Weekend

April 12-13

An enjoyable way for gals to get together for all types of fun, this event raises money for area non...

Crawfish Festival

April 13

The Hutto Area Chamber of Commerce hosts the annual festival with 50-plus arts and craft vendors and...

RRCF Buckwild Rodeo

April 13

Events at this rough stock rodeo include mutton busting, mini broncs, cash scramble, mini bull ridin...

Handmade Market

April 12-13

This market is a bi-annual, two-day event boasting creative and new vendors selling all handmade ite...

Easter Egg Hunt

April 13

Festivities at this annual event begin at 10:30 a.m. and include pictures with the Easter Bunny, an ...

Boerne Parade of Artists

April 13

Boerne Professional Artists hosts its 23rd annual "parade," a festive event each spring that attra...

Bluebonnet Antique Tractor Ride

April 13

Antique tractors, cars and trucks make a 20-mile loop through scenic Gillespie County....

"The Zirkels Zwei" Art Exhibit

March 22-April 13

Exhibit features two well-known, local artists Al and Mary Zirkel....

"Footloose"

March 29-April 13

Enjoy a lavish porduction of this modern Broadway musical....

Kuhlmann-King Museum Tour

April 13

Located behind Boerne City Hall, the Kuhlmann-King house gives the public the opportunity to step ...

Second Saturday Art Beat

April 13

Boerne shops and art galleries are teaming up to bring a heart-racing fine art experience. Take a wa...

Folkfest 2019

April 13-14

Early Texas costumed interpreters join troops of Buffalo Soldiers, Confederate veterans, and Revolut...

Gospel Brunch With a Texas Twist

April 14

This New Orleans-style gospel brunch is led by Gruene Hall favorite Bret Graham accompanied by The N...

Texas Hill Country Wine and Wildflower Journey

March 29-April 14

Enjoy Hill Country wineries and wildflowers with self-guided tours, including special events, tastin...

Fredericksburg Music Club - UT Austin Trombone Choir

April 14

Choir has been directed by Nathaniel Brickens since 2000. It was founded in the fall of 1977 by UT p...

Texas Gun & Knife Show

April 13-14

Find new and used guns, knives, gold and silver coins, jewelry, camping gear, and military supplies ...

Train Show

April 13-14

Event includes a free train ride on the Landa Park railroad for children up to 10 years of age....

A Thirst for Nature

April 18

Every third Thursday of the month, the Cibolo Nature Center hosts a specially themed event where vis...

Come and Taste It: Meet Texas’ Best Winemakers

April 18

Sample Texas’ best wines and craft brews on the third Thursday of each month throughout the year (...

Third Thursday Cowboy Camp

April 18

Pickers who play cowboy, Texas, or Western swing music are welcome to sit in. The public is welcome....

JB Smoove

April 19

Triple threat JB Smoove delivers his unique brand of comedic funk to Austin. From "Saturday Night Li...

Spring Native Plant Sale and Festival

April 20

Find family fun with guest speakers and expert advice on plants, along with the sale of a wide varie...

Easter Eggstravaganza

April 20

Features two Easter egg hunts with more than 25,000 eggs, photos with the Easter Bunny, food, bounce...

Easterfest, Cookoff, and Open Car/Motorcycle Show

April 20

Features a barbecue and chili cookoff, food, games and rides for all ages, vendors, live music, East...

Wildflower Celebration at Wildseed Farms

April 6-21

Celebrate the arrival of spring and Texas wildflowers with colorful fields, great shopping, butterfl...

Fredericksburg Trade Days

April 19-21

Shop with more than 400 vendors or relax in the Biergarten while listening to live music....

Old Gruene Market Days

April 20-21

Nearly 100 vendors offer uniquely crafted items and packaged Texas foods. ...

Annual Easter Hill Country Bike Tour

April 19-21

This is one of the premier cycling events in Texas with routes suitable for all categories of partic...

Resurrection Celebration and Son Rise Easter Service

April 20-21

Celebrate Easter with worship, testimonies and celebration, and a "son rise" service. ...

Easter at Mo

April 20-21

Visitors can partake in an Easter sunrise service in the Chapel on the Hill. Enjoy specially program...

Concerts in the Park

April 5-26

Every Friday in April, listen to regional musical groups perform on the lawn next to Cypress Creek. ...

Friday Afternoon Club at Gruene Hall

April 5, 12, 19, 26

A Gruene Hall tradition, now in its 20th year, where hipsters, oldsters, suits, locals, and drifters...

Crawfish Open

April 26-27

Crawfish takes center stage, but a golf tournament, arts and crafts, an auction, and children's acti...

Bandera Cattle Company Gunfighters

April 6, 13, 20, 27

Experience the excitement of the Wild West with reenacted shootouts. Shows are at high noon and 2 p....

Ride and Rise Above Benefit

April 27

This event helps those that have served the country win their war with depression. Proceeds can lite...

Farmers Market at The Cibolo

April 6, 13, 20, 27

Shop fresh local produce, farm fresh eggs, breads, jams, jellies, local honey, and Texas Hill Countr...

Texas Corvette Association Annual Open Car Show

April 27

The 27th Annual Open Car Show is expected to draw more than 350 entrants and hundreds of car enthusi...

Spring Fish Fry

April 27

The Fredericksburg Volunteer Fire Department's annual fish fry features freshly fried catfish with a...

Camerata San Antonio String Quartet - Beauty

April 27

The group performs Ravel's String Quartet, Turina's Serenata, and Faure's Piano Quintet No. 2 in C M...

Resurrection: A Journey Tribute

April 27

A stunningly accurate tribute to the music of Journey, which "Faithfully" (pun intended) re-creates ...

Spring Market

April 27

Join springtime shopping and sips at Messina Hof Hill Country. Browse goods from local vendors or en...

Cowboys on Main

April 6, 13, 20, 27

Every Saturday expect to see and interact with a sample of the Old West cowboy lifestyle on Bandera ...

Crawfish Festival of New Braunfels

April 27-28

Event includes crawfish eating contests, 5K, gumbo cookoff, washer toss, crawfish races and music. H...

"Bus Stop"

April 11-28

Fredericksburg Theater Company presents this American classic, a sentimental and charming comedy tha...

Hill Country Film Festival

April 25-28

Annual film festival screens the best of independent film from Texas and around the world....

First Friday Art Walk Fredericksburg

May 3

Tour fine art galleries offering special exhibits, demonstrations, refreshments, and extended viewin...

Summer Concerts in the Park

May 3

Enjoy summers jams at this free event. Bring your lawn chairs. ...

Chick Corea and Béla Fleck in Concert

May 4

The two master songwriters, musicians, and band leaders meet in a historic duet of piano and banjo. ...

Cactus Jack Pro Bull Riding

May 3-4

This is a professional bull riding event. ...

Market Day

March 2-May 4

More than 450 outdoor booths are filled with art, furniture, collectibles, and treasures of all kind...

Medina River Cleanup

May 4

The annual river cleanup is conducted as a service to the Bandera community by the Medina River Prot...

The Old Timers Trading Post

March 2, April 6, May 4

The first Saturday of the month, come out and meet local artists and artisans. ...

Hauptstrasse Quiltfest

May 4

Enjoy a great spring Saturday in Boerne and experience this colorful event. There will be music, sal...

Fish Fry and Auction

May 4

Help support the Boerne Volunteer Fire Department at its annual fish fry. There is also live music, ...

Mostly Native Plant Sale

May 4

The Cibolo Nature Center and Farm hosts its plant sale for the 29th year. Plant sale vendors include...

Hill Country Run Motorcycle Rally

May 3-4

Features bike rides through the hills, live music, Cowboy Breakfast, Brew & 'Que, and more....

Kerr County Market Days

May 4

Shop at an indoor marketplace for vendors of original handcrafted goods, artwork, and homegrown plan...

Hill Country Swap Meet

May 4

This shopping experience is a giant community garage sale, flea market, and trade days all-in-one. B...

Extreme Dwarfanators Wrestling

May 4

The world's smallest wrestlers are competing for the title. ...

Mason Volunteer Fire Department Barbecue

May 4

This barbecue benefits Mason's local volunteer fire department. ...

Seaquist Mansion Tour

May 4

Tour the historic three-story Victorian mansion....

Wein & Saengerfest 2019

May 5

Proceeds from the event benefit the New Braunfels Parks Foundation and the Downtown Assocation. Alon...

Bandera Market Days

May 5

Shop arts and crafts vendors in downtown Bandera....

Vintage Market Days

May 3-5

Grab your friends and come out for a weekend of the very best of vintage vendors from across the Un...

Lavender Festival

May 4-5

Celebrate everything lavender at this 21st annual event, which also offers vendors, cooking demonstr...

Maifest German Chorale Concert

May 5

Enjoy an evening of German song and Fredericksburg Gemutlichkeit (hospitality)....

Cowboy Capital Opry

May 6

Grand Old Opry-style entertainment is hosted by Gerry and Harriet Payne. Event includes refreshments...

Jazz and Art on Main

May 10-11

This event includes live jazz music; food vendors; arts and craft booths featuring paintings, mixed ...

Austin Area Square and Round Dance Association Mid-Tex Festival

May 10-11

Square dancing is a clean, family-oriented, fun activity for all ages from early teens to nonagenari...

Bandera Cattle Company Gunfighters

May 4, 11, 18

Experience the excitement of the Wild West with reenacted shootouts. Shows are at high noon and 2 p....

Art Waddle

May 11

Stroll, ride bikes, and picnic along Cibolo Creek while viewing paintings, illustrations, jewelry, p...

Texas Flower Country Women's 5K and 10K Run

May 11

Run through fields of beautiful wildflowers, and enjoy a post-race champagne brunch....

Paramount Theatre Anniversary Gala with the B-52s

May 11

The Paramount Theatre and friends will toast the 104th year of the historic theatre with an unforget...

Kuhlmann-King Museum Tour

May 11

Located behind Boerne City Hall, the Kuhlmann-King house gives the public the opportunity to step ...

Second Saturday Art Beat

May 11

Boerne shops and art galleries are teaming up to bring a heart-racing fine art experience. Take a wa...

Market Days

May 11

Enjoy local vendors, live music, and family fun under the shade of the oak trees. ...

Gospel Brunch with a Texas Twist

May 12

This New Orleans-style gospel brunch is led by Gruene Hall favorite Bret Graham accompanied by The N...

Wine Down with Yoga

May 12

Enjoy an afternoon of relaxation with half hours of yoga paired with tastings of four pose-enhancing...

Come and Taste It: Meet Texas’ Best Winemakers

May 15

Sample Texas’ best wines and craft brews on the third Thursday of each month throughout the year (...

A Thirst for Nature

March 21, April 18, May 16

Every third Thursday of the month, the Cibolo Nature Center hosts a specially themed event where vis...

A Thirst for Nature

May 16

Every third Thursday of the month, the Cibolo Nature Center hosts a specially themed event where vis...

Third Thursday Cowboy Camp

May 16

Pickers who play cowboy, Texas, or Western swing music are welcome to sit in. The public is welcome....

Movie in the Park

May 17

Enjoy pre-show activities, and the movie begins at dark....

Blanco Classic Car Show

May 18

The 31st annual car show features over 200 classic cars and trucks. Admission is free, and about 2,0...

Moon Dance Concert Series

May 18

BYOB, chair, and picnic for a concert beneath the Texas stars....

Waltstock & Barrel Wine and Music Festival

May 16-18

Features more than 18 bands and musicians, food trucks, Texas wine, and fun vendors. Hosted by Austi...

Mason County Habitat for Humanity Spring Benefit

May 18

The 17th annual event feature fabulous food, Texas wines and craft beer, live music, and live and si...

Testicle Festival

May 18

Calf fry festival down on the Llano River includes live music and fun for all....

Fredericksburg Trade Days

May 17-19

Shop more than 400 vendors or relax in the biergarten while listening to live music....

Fredericksburg Music Club - Emile Pandolfi, Concert Pianist

May 19

With more than 3 million CDs sold, when you hear Emile Pandolfi play, you know that you are hearing ...

Old Gruene Market Days

May 18-19

Nearly 100 vendors offer uniquely crafted items and packaged Texas foods. ...

Shatter the Stigma 5K Walk/Run for Mental Health

May 18-19

Annual fundraiser raises awareness about mental illness and helps "shatter the stigma" associated wi...

Hill Country Gun & Knife Show

May 18-19

Features a sale of guns, knives, coins, cutting boards, ammo, and more....

Sunset Block Party Bash

April 26-May 24

This free, family-friendly event includes live music, food trucks, kids and family activities, and a...

Fredericksburg Crawfish Festival

May 24-26

Three-day festival is dedicated to music, entertainment, food, beverages, and fun inspired by all th...

Memorial Day Weekend Parade

May 25

Enjoy the annual Memorial Day weekend parade down Main Street—one of the most colorful parades of ...

Farmers Market at The Cibolo

May 4, 11, 18, 25

Shop fresh local produce, farm fresh eggs, breads, jams, jellies, local honey, and Texas Hill Countr...

USO-Style Memorial Day Hangar Dance

May 25

Dress in your best 1940-inspired outfit and help support the USO in Ft. Hood. Swing dance lessons an...

Crider's Rodeo & Dancehall Opening Night

May 25

Includes an 8 p.m. rodeo, 9 p.m. dancing, and live music....

Cowboys on Main

May 4, 11, 18, 25

Every Saturday expect to see and interact with a sample of the Old West cowboy lifestyle on Bandera ...

Cody Johnson & Friends

May 25

Doors open at 7:30 p.m., and the show begins at 8:30 p.m....

Bandera ProRodeo

May 24-26

PRCA Bandera Pro Rode produced by Rafter G Rodeo Company. Come rodeo with us Friday, Saturday, and S...

Frontier Times Jamboree

March 24, April 28, May 26

On the fourth Sunday of every month, the Frontier Times Museum offers live music, storytelling, and ...

Funtier Days Arts and Crafts Show

May 25-26

Shop more than 75 vendors in downtown Bandera. This event is sponsored by the Bandera County Chamber...

Boerne Concert Band Memorial Day Performance

May 26

The Boerne Concert Band performs live musical concerts. The concerts are always free to the public. ...

Concert in the Cave–Axiom String Quartet

May 26

A concert in the Cave Without A Name is a musical experience unlike any other. Immerse yourself in ...

WWII Pacific Combat Program at the National Museum of the Pacific War

May 25-26

History comes to life with equipment and weapons used during WWII and a battle reenactment set on an...

Texas Masters of Fine Art & Craft

May 24-26

This is the 16th annual exhibition of some of the finest professional artists and craftspeople from ...

Festival of the Arts

May 25-26

This is the sixth annual art festival with a two-day juried fine arts show and sale....

Memorial Memories

May 26

Annual Memorial Day Tribute concert features big band and patriotic music and pays homage to each br...

Memorial Day Program

May 27

This is a ceremony to honor all of those who have lost their lives serving in the United States Arme...

MaiFest Celebrations

May 1-31

Celebrate the German tradition of spring with special events and entertainment every weekend in May....

Friday Afternoon Club at Gruene Hall

May 3, 10, 17, 24, 31

A Gruene Hall tradition, now in its 20th year, where hipsters, oldsters, suits, locals, and drifters...

Eckert James River Bat Cave

May 2-5, 9-12, 16-19, 23-26, 30-31

Watch thousands of bats emerge from their cave....

The Gatlin Brothers in Concert

May 31-June 1

This Grammy Award-winning trio have dazzled audiences for more than 60 years with a lifetime of note...

American Plains Artists Signature Show

May 4-June 29

See artwork from American Plains artists. ...

Market Days

July 13

Enjoy local vendors, live music, and family fun under the shade of the oak trees. ...

"Kambui Olujimi: Zulu Time"

Jan. 26-July 14

Following its last showcase at the University at Buffalo Art Galleries, this new solo exhibition by ...

Market Days

Aug. 10

Enjoy local vendors, live music, and family fun under the shade of the oak trees. ...

Curator Tour of The Rise of Everyday Design: The Arts and Crafts

March 6

Discover the origins of the arts and crafts design movement with curator Chris Long, Professor of Ar...

Market Day

April 6

More than 450 outdoor booths are filled with art, furniture, collectibles, and treasures of all kind...

Market Day

May 4

More than 450 outdoor booths are filled with art, furniture, collectibles, and treasures of all kind...

Market Day

June 1

More than 450 outdoor booths are filled with art, furniture, collectibles, and treasures of all kind...

Pond Tour

June 1-2

Trek around town on this self-guided tour of ponds and gardens. Visitors go to Austin Pond Society m...

Sweet Pickin’s Vintage Fair

June 8

A vintage market where you can find antique and up-cycled treasures. ...

Junk Hippy

June 15

Shop one of the area's top vintage events with retro furniture and decor, shabby chic and boho finds...

Berges Fest

June 14-16

Every Father's Day weekend, this hometown celebration brings live music and old-fashioned contests o...

Tattoo Expo

June 21-23

The fourth annual expo has live tattooing all weekend by over 160 award-winning tattoo artists. Ther...

Independence Day Fireworks Show

July 4

Join in the celebration of Independence Day as the city of Kyle once again has planned a spectacular...

Fourth of July Patriotic Parade and Program

July 4

All are welcome to walk or ride along in this parade. The parade begins with the Comal Community Ban...

Market Day

July 6

More than 450 outdoor booths are filled with art, furniture, collectibles, and treasures of all kind...

Turnpike Troubadours and Robert Earl Keen in Concert

July 12

Join in for a special night with country artists Turnpike Troubadours and Robert Earl Keen....

North American Jewelry and Gift Show

July 19-21

Shop this show for beads, jewelry, gold, silver, gemstones, clothing, handbags, accessories, gift it...

Dog Days 5K

Aug. 3

This 5K is a fun and challenging course to celebrate the dog days of summer and benefit local charit...

Market Day

Aug. 3

More than 450 outdoor booths are filled with art, furniture, collectibles, and treasures of all kind...

Lone Star Gourd Festival

Aug. 1-4

The Texas Gourd Society hosts this festival featuring a gourd art competition, gourd art sales, gour...

Market Day

Sept. 7

More than 450 outdoor booths are filled with art, furniture, collectibles, and treasures of all kind...

Market Day

Oct. 5

More than 450 outdoor booths are filled with art, furniture, collectibles, and treasures of all kind...

Market Day

Nov. 2

More than 450 outdoor booths are filled with art, furniture, collectibles, and treasures of all kind...

Polka Wednesdays

March 6-Nov. 6

Polka under the pavilion every Wednesday night. We're showcasing the best in traditional Bavarian mu...

Market Day

Dec. 7

More than 450 outdoor booths are filled with art, furniture, collectibles, and treasures of all kind...

Art Walk

April 28

All galleries are open for new exhibits and are serving adult beverages and snacks. ...

Red Poppy Festival

April 26-28

The “Red Poppy Capital of Texas” celebrates its 20th annual event in honor of red poppy season. ...

Music in the Park

May 14

Held the second Tuesday of May through October, these free concerts also include free drinks provide...

"The Living Need Light, The Dead Need Music"

March 8-May 26

This film by The Propeller Group, an artist collective based in Vietnam and California, combines act...

Art Walk

May 26

All galleries are open for new exhibits and are serving adult beverages and snacks. ...

Market Days

May 25-26

Local artisans sell handmade items, jewelry, and plants. Food and beverages are available. ...

2019 Atlas Ride

June 1

This celebratory cycling event kicks off the summer with the opportunity for friends, family, and co...

Billy Currington in Concert

June 1

With eight No. 1 singles, five studio albums, and a Grammy nomination, country singer-songwriter Bil...

The EatingWell and Health Fit Foodie Festival and 5K

June 1

Celebrate the balance of a delicious, healthy, and active lifestyle as you eat your way to the finis...

Bandera Market Days

June 1

Shop arts and crafts vendors in downtown Bandera....

The Old Timers Trading Post

June 1

Meet local artists and artisans....

Boerne Family Fish

June 1

The first Saturday in June is fish without a license day in the state of Texas—therefore adults fi...

Hot Rod Night

June 1

With live music and classic cars, this event is reminiscent of old-fashioned Americana street partie...

Masonic Open Car Show

June 1

The 15th annual event benefits various charitable activities, and features classic cars, live music,...

Kerr County Market Days

June 1

Shop in an indoor marketplace for vendors of original handcrafted goods, artwork, and home-grown pla...

Hill Country Swap Meet

June 1

This shopping experience is a giant community garage sale, flea market, and trade days all-in-one. B...

Texas Two Step—2-Ring Miniature Dairy Goat Show

June 2

Hill Country Mini Milkers presents the Texas Two Step. The public is welcome and encouraged to come...

Painting with Pizzazz

June 2

Enjoy a glass of wine and chocolate treats while creating a personalized wine glass....

Cowboy Capital Opry

June 4

See some Grand Ole Opry-style entertainment, hosted by Gerry and Harriet Payne, and enjoy refreshmen...

Kerrville Folk Festival

May 23-June 6

The 48th annual event offers 18 days and nights of songwriters with national and international accla...

First Friday Art Walk Fredericksburg

June 7

Tour fine art galleries offering special exhibits, demonstrations, refreshments, and extended viewin...

Texas Water Safari

June 8

Billed as the "World's Toughest Boat Race," the Texas Water Safari is a 260-mile long canoe and kaya...

Open Pro Rodeo

June 7-8

This year marks the 84th annual event, a full weekend of bronc bustin', bull riding, barrel racing, ...

Volunteer Fire Department Barbecue Cookoff

June 7-8

This is a fundraiser for the Llano Volunteer Fire Department. This year includes a $10,000 payout to...

Kuhlmann-King Museum Tour

June 8

Located behind Boerne City Hall, the Kuhlmann-King house gives the public the opportunity to step ...

Second Saturday Art Beat

June 8

Boerne shops and art galleries are teaming up to bring you a heart-racing fine art experience. Take ...

Thomas Michael Riley Music Festival

June 7-8

The 12th annual music festival features Texas Country music artists hosted by Thomas Michael Riley. ...

Hill Country Cowboy Camp Meeting

June 3-8

Non-denominational worship services, bible study, music, and a potluck highlight this 81st annual ev...

Shakespeare in the Park

June 7-8

Bring a chair, blanket, and food, and watch a free play under the stars: Shakespeare's "The Merry Wi...

National Get Outdoors Day

June 8

Enjoy this annual free event meant to encourage healthy, active, outdoor fun....

Artisans, Antiques, and Edibles Market Days

June 9

Shop a selection of arts and crafts, unique foods, and goods from local growers. ...

Central Texas Cowboy Gathering

June 7-9

This three-day event of Western music features performers from the International Western Music Assoc...

Austin Terror Fest

June 7-9

This annual celebration of underground and independent heavy metal music and rock culture takes plac...

Boerne Market Days

June 8-9

Hundreds of festive booths display everything from collectibles and remembrances of the past to mode...

Gospel Brunch with a Texas Twist in Gruene Hall

June 9

In the tradition of a New Orleans-style gospel brunch, enjoy awe-inspiring gospel music coupled with...

Music in the Park

June 11

Held the second Tuesday of May through October, these free concerts also include free drinks provide...

Four Square Friday

June 14

Enjoy late-night shopping, food, live music, and art. ...

The Marshall Tucker Band in Concert

June 14

Listen to the gold and platinum album music of this iconic classic rock and country band—pleasing ...

Honey Festival

June 14-15

This inaugural festival celebrates the tradition of honey cultivating in Uvalde. Honey put Uvalde on...

Summer Powwow

Aug. 14-15

The Texas Indian Hobbyist Association hosts the 63rd annual powwow with the intention to promote an ...

Kerrville Skateboard Competition

June 15

Entrants have 3 minutes to perform their best skating skills....

Fredericksburg Trade Days

June 14-16

Shop more than 400 vendors or relax in the biergarten while listening to live music....

Old Gruene Market Days

June 15-16

Nearly 100 vendors offer uniquely crafted items and packaged Texas foods....

Abendkonzert

June 4, 18

The Boerne Village Band is the longest continuously playing German band in the world outside of Germ...

Third Thursday Cowboy Camp

June 20

Pickers who play Cowboy, Texas, or Western swing music are welcome to sit in. Public welcome. Cost:...

Thirst For Nature

June 20

Every third Thursday of the month, the Cibolo Nature Center hosts a specially themed event where vis...

Come and Taste It—Meet Texas’ Best Winemakers

June 20

Sample Texas’ best wines and craft brews on the third Thursday of each month throughout the year (...

Summer Concerts in the Park

June 21

Enjoy some summer jams at this free event. Bring your lawn chairs....

Sunset Block Party Bash

June 22

This free, family-friendly event includes live music, food trucks, kids and family activities, and a...

Concert in the Cave

June 22

Enjoy an eclectic mixture of uplifting, contemporary acoustic songs, ancient instrumentation, improv...

Hot Rod Night

June 22

With live music and classic cars, this event is reminiscent of old-fashioned Americana street partie...

Moondance Concert Series

June 22

Bring drinks, chairs, and a picnic for a concert beneath the Texas stars....

Stonewall Peach JAMboree and Rodeo

June 21-22

The 58th annual celebration of the peach crop includes peach judging, the crowning of the Peach Quee...

Cody's Memorial Car Show

June 22

The third annual event includes a car show, barbecue lunch plates, a silent auction, door prizes, a ...

Frontier Times Jamboree

June 23

On the fourth Sunday of every month, the Frontier Times Museum offers live music, storytelling, and ...

PCAA Concert in the Park

June 23

Bring your chairs, eats, and drinks to this free Sunday evening concert....

Frank Schlather Day in Gruene

June 23

Also known as Frank’s Tranquilizer Hour, this event commemorates the legendary former “mayor” ...

Two Ton Tuesdays

June 4, 11, 18, 25

It wouldn’t be summertime without popular rock-a-billy band Two Tons of Steel holding court in Gru...

Lorrie Morgan in Concert

June 27

Back by popular demand, country music star Lorrie Morgan and her band take the stage for an evening ...

Crockett County Museum Toy Box Exhibit

March 11-June 28

This exhibit features a wide variety of toys from decades past and gives visitors a new perspective ...

Bandera Summer Rodeo

June 7, 14, 21, 28

Friday night summer rodeo events include bull riding, mini bulls, team roping, tie-down roping, No. ...

Friday Afternoon Club at Gruene Hall

June 7, 14, 21, 28

A Gruene Hall tradition, now in its 21st year, where hipsters, oldsters, suits, locals, and drifters...

Midland in Concert

June 29

Hailing from Dripping Springs, Texas, lead vocalist Mark Wystrach fronts Midland’s rich sound that...

Bandera Riverfest

June 29

Bring your swimsuit and river shoes and join in the fun as the Bandera Business Association holds it...

Bandera Cattle Company Gunfighters

June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

Experience gunfight re-enactments. Shows are at noon and 2 p.m. ...

Cowboys on Main

June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

Every Saturday expect to see and interact with a sample of the Old West cowboy lifestyle on Bandera ...

Farmers Market at The Cibolo

June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

Shop fresh local produce, farm fresh eggs, breads, jams, jellies, local honey, and Texas Hill Countr...

"Madagascar: A Musical Adventure"

June 14-15, 21-22, 28-29

Based on the DreamWorks animated motion picture, this musical follows all of your favorite crack-a-l...

Saturday Night Rodeo at Tejas Rodeo Company

June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

The family-friendly rodeo and live music series starts the first weekend in March and continues each...

Art Walk

June 30

All galleries are open for new exhibits and are serving adult beverages and snacks. ...

Into the Woods

May 31-June 30

As the result of the curse of a once-beautiful witch, a baker and his wife are childless. Three days...

Independence Day Boerne Concert Band Concert

June 30

Celebrate the Fourth of July with lots of patriotic music performed by the Boerne Concert Band. This...

"The Sound of Music"

June 14-16, 21-23, 28-30

Fredericksburg Theater Company presents Rodgers and Hammerstein's 1959 hit stage musical, which tell...

"Women in Jeopardy!"

June 14-30

"Thelma and Louise" meets "The First Wives Club" in this modern comedy. Divorcées Mary and Jo are s...

Cowboy Capital Opry

July 2

See some Grand Ole Opry-style entertainment, hosted by Gerry and Harriet Payne, and enjoy refreshmen...

Patriotic Abendkonzert

July 2

A special patriotic performance celebrates the Fourth of July. The Boerne Village Band is the longes...

Hill Country Fun Fest

July 3

Have fun while watching fireworks, listening to live music, and enjoying fun activities for kids. Fo...

SummerFest

July 4

The city’s annual Fourth of July celebration features live music, children’s activities, food ve...

Fourth of July Celebration

July 4

The second annual celebration features live music every hour, food trucks, kids activities, and fire...

Fireworks Over the Llano River

July 4

Enjoy a fireworks display over the Llano River. ...

Fourth of July Celebrations

July 4

Join the Ozona Knights of Columbus as they celebrate Independence Day. Food booths, games, and enter...

July Fourth Festivities

July 4

Participate in a 5K race, parade, and a fireworks display. ...

Annual Pet Parade

July 4

Enjoy this free 24th annual pet parade along the Medina River....

Lakehills Fourth of July Parade

July 4

The parade begins at St. Victor Church: line-up and sign in begins at 9:30 a.m., entry judging begin...

Fourth of July Fireworks

July 4

Sponsored by the Boerne Fire Department, the fireworks show starts a little after dark and can be vi...

Fourth of July Celebrations

July 4

A community parade down Main Street is followed by a patriotic program at Marktplatz, chili cookoff ...

Robert Earl Keen's Fourth on the River

July 4

Enjoy food, vendor booths, family fun, river fun, a splashpad, live bands, a free concert featuring ...

First Friday Art Walk Fredericksburg

July 5

Tour fine art galleries offering special exhibits, demonstrations, refreshments, and extended viewin...

Dive-In Movie at the Pool

July 5

Attendees can swim, float, or just dip their toes while a family-friendly movie plays on a large poo...

Rock'N Riverfest

July 6

Bring the lawn chairs and grab your sunscreen. This festival is full of jet ski races, vendors, musi...

Bandera Market Days

July 6

Shop arts and crafts vendors in downtown Bandera....

The Old Timers Trading Post

July 6

Meet local artists and artisans....

Concert in the Cave

July 6

A return performance by Terri Hendrix with Lloyd Maines in the Throne Room—two Texan stars plus ca...

Southwest Gourd Fine Art Show

June 1-July 6

The nations finest gourd artists compete in a variety of categories in this popular annual show....

Open Car and Motorcycle Show

July 6

The 21st annual open car and bike show awards trophies for all categories. The event includes veter...

Pacific Combat Living History Re-enactment

July 6-7

See equipment and weapons used during WWII and a battle re-enactment set on an island in the Pacific...

Music in the Park

July 9

Held the second Tuesday of May through October, these free concerts also include free drinks provide...

John Conlee in Concert

July 12

Country superstar John Conlee performs a show filled with multiple of his classic hits. ...

Moe Bandy in Concert

July 13

Enjoy an intimate evening with one of country music's favorite legends. ...

Kuhlmann-King Museum Tour

July 13

Located behind Boerne City Hall, the Kuhlmann-King house gives the public the opportunity to step ...

Second Saturday Art Beat

July 13

Boerne shops and art galleries are teaming up to bring you a heart-racing fine art experience. Take ...

Moondance Concert Series

July 13

Bring drinks, chairs, and a picnic for a concert beneath the Texas stars....

Hill Country Gun and Knife Show

July 12-13

Vendors sell guns, knives, coins, cutting boards, ammo, and more....

Kerrville Open Pro Rodeo

July 12-13

This full rodeo includes bareback and saddle bronc riding, calf roping, team roping, ladies barrel r...

Don't Tread on My Tri

July 14

This classic Texas Hill Country triathlon gives participants the unique opportunity to swim in Sprin...

Boerne Market Days

July 13-14

Hundreds of festive booths display everything from collectibles and remembrances of the past to mode...

Gospel Brunch with a Texas Twist in Gruene Hall

July 14

In the tradition of a New Orleans-style gospel brunch, enjoy awe-inspiring gospel music coupled with...

Kerrville Summer Market

July 13-14

Vendors from all over the state and beyond come to present their art, jewelry, clothing, accessories...

Third Thursday Cowboy Camp

July 18

Pickers who play Cowboy, Texas, or Western swing music are welcome to sit in. Public welcome. Cost:...

Thirst for Nature

July 18

Every third Thursday of the month, the Cibolo Nature Center hosts a specially themed event where vis...

Come and Taste It—Meet Texas’ Best Winemakers

July 18

Sample Texas’ best wines and craft brews on the third Thursday of each month throughout the year (...

Star Party

July 19

This astronomy-filled event will feature star experts with their telescopes for dazzling night-sky e...

Summer Concerts in the Park

July 19

Enjoy some summer jams at this free event. Bring your lawn chairs....

Hot Rod Night

July 6, 20

With live music and classic cars, this event is reminiscent of old-fashioned Americana street partie...

Night in Old Fredericksburg

July 20

Celebrate the heritage of the Texas Hill Country with a barbecue and chili cookoff, live music, food...

"The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas"

June 28-July 21

Based on a real-life brothel, the "Chicken Ranch" thrived for more than 130 years in La Grange, Texa...

Live Pari-Mutuel Horse Racing

July 6-7, 20-21

There's fun for the whole family at this event featuring a full slate of live quarter horse and thor...

Fredericksburg Trade Days

July 19-21

Shop more than 400 vendors or relax in the biergarten while listening to live music....

PCAA Concert in the Park

July 21

Enjoy a free Sunday evening concert. Bring your chairs, eats, and drinks....

Old Gruene Market Days

July 20-21

Nearly 100 vendors offer uniquely crafted items and packaged Texas foods....

Painting with Pizzazz

July 21

Enjoy a glass of wine and chocolate treats while creating a personalized wine glass....

Texas Gun and Knife Show

July 20-21

Vendors sell new and used guns, knives, gold and silver coins, jewelry, camping gear, military suppl...

Texas Heroes Hall of Honor

July 26

The Frontier Times Museum celebrates the National Day of the American Cowboy by inducting great Tex...

Bandera Summer Rodeo

July 5, 12, 19, 26

Friday night summer rodeo events include bull riding, mini bulls, team roping, tie-down roping, No. ...

Friday Afternoon Club at Gruene Hall

July 5, 12, 19, 26

A Gruene Hall tradition, now in its 21st year, where hipsters, oldsters, suits, locals, and drifters...

Heart of the Hills Golf Tournament

July 23-26

Golfers from around the country and state compete in the 74th annual 72-hole tournament....

Sahawe Summer Ceremonials

July 5, 6, 12, 13, 19, 20, 26, 27

The Sahawe Dancers are a unique performing group from Uvalde, Texas. These ceremonials feature a 90-...

National Day of the American Cowboy

July 26-27

Start the day off with a chuckwagon breakfast, then enjoy the Bandera Cattle Company Gunfighters, Li...

Bandera Cattle Company Gunfighters

July 9, 13, 20, 27

Experience gunfight re-enactments. Shows are at noon and 2 p.m. ...

Cowboys on Main

July 9, 13, 20, 27

Every Saturday expect to see and interact with a sample of the Old West cowboy lifestyle on Bandera ...

Farmers Market at The Cibolo

July 6, 13, 20, 27

Shop fresh local produce, farm fresh eggs, breads, jams, jellies, local honey. and Texas Hill Countr...

Saturday Night Rodeo at Tejas Rodeo Company

July 6, 13, 20, 27

The family-friendly rodeo and live music series starts the first weekend in March and continues each...

Art Walk

July 28

All galleries are open for new exhibits and are serving adult beverages and snacks. ...

Market Days

July 27-28

Local artisans sell handmade items, jewelry, and plants. Food and beverages are available. ...

"Disney's Frozen Jr."

July 25-28

Fredericksburg Youth Theater presents this performance featuring the emotional relationship and jour...

Hill Country Auto Swap Meet

July 26-28

The 42nd annual auto swap meet, car corral, and flea market provides free parking, free shuttle serv...

"Beauty and the Beast, Jr."

July 26-28

Playhouse 2000 Summer Musical Camp presents the stage adaptation of this classic Disney story of tra...

Food Truck Festival

June 29

Enjoy a full day of food trucks, wine from local wineries, and live music....

Movies in Your Park

June 4-July 30

Bring your blanket and chairs and pick the perfect spot to enjoy a movie and festivities. Come early...

Tuesday Night Swing with Dirty River Dixie Band

July 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

Dance the night away with New Braunfels' favorite sons of swing. ...

Abendkonzert

July 16, 30

The Boerne Village Band is the longest continuously playing German band in the world outside of Germ...

Two Ton Tuesdays

July 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

It wouldn’t be summertime without popular rock-a-billy band Two Tons of Steel holding court in Gru...

Sublime With Rome in Concert

Aug. 2

Since 2009, Sublime with Rome has been one of the leading reggae acts in the U.S. Originally compris...

Professional Art Academy Teen Summer Camps

June 3-Aug. 2

Art studio Atelier Dojo offers a rigorous training to young, dedicated artists between 13-18 years o...

First Friday Art Walk Fredericksburg

Aug. 2

Tour fine art galleries offering special exhibits, demonstrations, refreshments, and extended viewin...

Bandera Market Days

Aug. 3

Shop arts and crafts vendors in downtown Bandera....

The Old Timers Trading Post

Aug. 3

Meet local artists and artisans....

Texas Ranger Day

Aug. 3

The Texas Rangers Heritage Center honors those who have served and those still commissioned with a t...

"Mamma Mia!"

July 19-20, 26-27; Aug 2-3

In this musical featuring songs by the Swedish pop group ABBA, a young woman wants to invite the fat...

Lone Star Gourd Festival and Art Show

Aug. 2-4

Check out the many gourds entered into the gourd art competition at this quirky festival. There are ...

Cowboy Capital Opry

Aug. 6

See some Grand Ole Opry-style entertainment, hosted by Gerry and Harriet Payne, and enjoy refreshmen...

Four Square Friday

Aug. 9

Enjoy late-night shopping, food, live music, and art. ...

Bubble Fest

Aug. 10

It’s bubble fun for the whole family. From a ball pit and bubble dance floor to Art Squared Arts M...

Outlaw Rodeo and Sutton County Days

Aug. 9-10

Take in a rodeo on Friday and Saturday nights and a dance on Saturday featuring Two Tons of Steel, J...

Antony and Cleopatra

Aug. 1-10

A love that changed history. One fateful meeting reshapes the ancient world when the great Roman war...

Kuhlmann-King Museum Tour

Aug. 10

Located behind Boerne City Hall, the Kuhlmann-King house gives the public the opportunity to step ...

Second Saturday Art Beat

Aug. 10

Boerne shops and art galleries are teaming up to bring you a heart-racing fine art experience. Take ...

PhotoQuest

July 11-Aug. 10

View the 19th annual judged competition and exhibition of photographs by the Hill Country Camera Clu...

Boerne Market Days

Aug. 10-11

Hundreds of festive booths display everything from collectibles and remembrances of the past to mode...

Gospel Brunch with a Texas Twist in Gruene Hall

Aug. 11

In the tradition of a New Orleans-style gospel brunch, enjoy awe-inspiring gospel music coupled with...

Music in the Park

Aug. 13

Held the second Tuesday of May through October, these free concerts also include free drinks provide...

Third Thursday Cowboy Camp

Aug. 15

Pickers who play Cowboy, Texas, or Western swing music are welcome to sit in. Public welcome. Cost:...

Thirst for Nature

Aug. 15

Every third Thursday of the month, the Cibolo Nature Center hosts a specially themed event where vis...

Come and Taste It—Meet Texas’ Best Winemakers

Aug. 15

Sample Texas’ best wines and craft brews on the third Thursday of each month throughout the year (...

Hot Rod Night

Aug. 3, 17

With live music and classic cars, this event is reminiscent of old-fashioned Americana street partie...

Moondance Concert Series

Aug. 17

Bring drinks, chairs, and a picnic for a concert beneath the Texas stars....

"Nunsense"

Aug. 9-11, 16-18

Join the Little Sisters of Hoboken for a haphazard variety show to raise emergency funds for the con...

Fredericksburg Trade Days

Aug. 16-18

Shop more than 400 vendors or relax in the biergarten while listening to live music....

Old Gruene Market Days

Aug. 17-18

Nearly 100 vendors offer uniquely crafted items and packaged Texas foods....

Two Ton Tuesdays

Aug. 6, 13, 20

It wouldn’t be summertime without popular rock-a-billy band Two Tons of Steel holding court in Gru...

Sizzlin' Summer Shop Hop

Aug. 22-24

For three days in August, receive a 20% discount on regular-priced fabrics. There is a chance to win...

Buck Sloan's Musician Reunion

Aug. 18-24

Bring chairs, camping supplies, snacks, and fans if you have one—or a church fan would be ok. Enjo...

Art Walk

Aug. 25

All galleries are open for new exhibits and are serving adult beverages and snacks. ...

Market Days

Aug. 24-25

Local artisans sell handmade items, jewelry, and plants. Food and beverages are available. ...

Frontier Times Jamboree

Aug. 25

On the fourth Sunday of every month, the Frontier Times Museum offers live music, storytelling, and ...

Live Pari-Mutuel Horse Racing

Aug. 10-11, 24-25

There's fun for the whole family at this event featuring a full slate of live quarter horse and thor...

Grape Stomp at Pedernales Cellars

Aug. 17-18, 24-25

Celebrate the grape harvest by stomping grapes, listening to live music, and enjoying award-winning ...

Gillespie County Fair and Parade

Aug. 22-25

The 131st annual fair includes agricultural, livestock, and home skills displays. Enjoy horse racing...

PCAA Concert in the Park

Aug. 25

Bring your chairs, eats, and drinks to this free Sunday evening concert....

"Southern Fried Funerals"

Aug. 9-25

In this new comedy by Osborne & Eppler, Dewey Frye is dead and the rest of his family is left to pic...

President Lyndon B. Johnson's 111th Birthday

Aug. 27

The public is invited to participate in this free event commemorating LBJ's birthday. Check in at th...

Summer in the Park Concert Series

June 6-Aug. 29

This year marks 30 years of the summer concert series. Different bands of various genres play every ...

Kendall County Fair and Rodeo

Aug. 29-Sept. 1

For more than 100 years, the Kendall County Fair Association has maintained its agricultural mission...

Hill Country Sunset Harvest

Aug. 30

Messina Hof Hill Country Winery hosts its annual harvest festival. The evening begins with a Blessin...

Friday Afternoon Club at Gruene Hall

Aug. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

A Gruene Hall tradition, now in its 21st year, where hipsters, oldsters, suits, locals, and drifters...

Summer Concerts in the Park

Aug. 30

Enjoy some summer jams at this free event. Bring your lawn chairs....

Oatmeal Festival

Aug. 30-31

Experience an "oatrageous"weekend of fun in the towns of Oatmeal on Friday night and Bertram on Satu...

Experience Bandera

Aug. 31

Bandera honors its cowboy and Western heritage with a Longhorn Cattle Drive Parade on Saturday, arts...

Bandera Cattle Company Gunfighters

Aug. 3, 10, 17, 24, 31

Experience gunfight re-enactments. Shows are at noon and 2 p.m. ...

Cowboys on Main

Aug. 3, 10, 17, 24, 31

Every Saturday expect to see and interact with a sample of the Old West cowboy lifestyle on Bandera ...

Experience Bandera-Ranch Rodeo

Aug. 31

Activities include bucking broncs, steer tying, calf scramble, trailer loading, wild cow milking, an...

Farmers Market at The Cibolo

Aug. 3, 10, 17, 24, 31

Shop fresh local produce, farm fresh eggs, breads, jams, jellies, local honey, and Texas Hill Countr...

Concert in the Cave

Aug. 31

The Marbriago Trio includes Mark Landson (viola), Brent Buemi (clarinet), and all-around multi-t...

Doss VFD Benefit Fish Fry

Aug. 31

The 36th annual volunteer fire department fundraiser includes golden fried catfish with all the trim...

Grape Stomp at Chisholm Trail Winery

Aug. 31

Stomp grapes and enjoy live music and award-winning wines....

Saturday Night Rodeo at Tejas Rodeo Company

Aug. 3, 10, 17, 24, 31

The family-friendly rodeo and live music series starts the first weekend in March and continues each...

PalominoFest and Pro Rodeo Labor Day Weekend Celebration

Aug. 29-Sept. 1

This celebration started in 1996 as a dream by a local group of musicians who, as young brothers fro...

Grape Stomp at Becker Vineyards

Aug. 24-25, 31; Sept. 1

Celebrating the end of grape harvest, barrels will be cut in half and filled with grapes to stomp at...

Pacific Combat Living History Re-enactment

Aug. 31-Sept. 1

See equipment and weapons used during WWII and a battle re-enactment set on an island in the Pacific...

Music in the Park

Sept. 10

Held the second Tuesday of May through October, these free concerts also include free drinks provide...

Flight: HCAF Annual Juried Show

Aug. 16-Sept. 20

This exhibit applauds flights of fantasy and cheers for the use of imagination....

"Picnic"

Aug. 30-Sept. 22

This play takes place on Labor Day weekend in the joint backyards of two middle-aged widows. It's a ...

Saturday Night Rodeo at Tejas Rodeo Company

Sept. 7, 14, 21, 28

The family-friendly rodeo and live music series starts the first weekend in March and continues each...

Art Walk

Sept. 29

All galleries are open for new exhibits and are serving adult beverages and snacks. ...

Market Days

Sept. 28-29

Local artisans sell handmade items, jewelry, and plants. Food and beverages are available. ...

Music in the Park

Oct. 8

Held the second Tuesday of May through October, these free concerts also include free drinks provide...

Saturday Night Rodeo at Tejas Rodeo Company

Oct. 5, 12, 19, 26

The family-friendly rodeo and live music series starts the first weekend in March and continues each...

Art Walk

Oct. 27

All galleries are open for new exhibits and are serving adult beverages and snacks. ...

Market Days

Oct. 26-27

Local artisans sell handmade items, jewelry, and plants. Food and beverages are available. ...

Art Walk

Nov. 30

All galleries are open for new exhibits and are serving adult beverages and snacks. ...

Saturday Night Rodeo at Tejas Rodeo Company

Nov. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

The family-friendly rodeo and live music series starts the first weekend in March and continues each...

Market Days

Nov. 29-Dec. 1

Local artisans sell handmade items, jewelry, and plants. Food and beverages are available. ...

Second Saturday Gallery Trail

June 8-Dec. 14

On the second Saturday of every month, come early and stay late for wine, light bites, and an art-fi...

Susanna's Kitchen Coffee House Concert Series

June 20-Dec. 19

Every third Thursday, talented and well-known musicians perform in an intimate venue. Texas Pie Comp...

Art Walk

Dec. 28

All galleries are open for new exhibits and are serving adult beverages and snacks. ...

No events currently listed.

True Texas in Your Inbox

Sign up for magazine extras, upcoming events, Mercantile specials, subscription offers, and more.