Rock Box Theater - Friday, July 31, 2015 - Saturday, Aug 8, 2015
Rockbox Theater in historic downtown Fredericksburg, Tx Presents, "Now, That's...COUNTRY!" A fun-filled Musical Review of the all time GREAT Classic Country Hits from America's Favorite Country STARS! Have a hand-clapping, toe-tapping, Grand-Ole-Opry kind of experience deep in the HEART of TEXAS, as the talented Rockbox cast takes you on a musical journey through the BEST of American Country Music... from Hee-Haw to Garth Brooks, and all the Country Legends in between.
"Now That's Country" stars Jeff Fairchild of "Third Town" from NBC's "NASHVILLE STAR", as well as, the multi-talented Ashlee Rose, and the powerhouse vocals of Brian Green. Enjoy a wonderful program of thoughtfully selected Hits from America's favorite Country Artists, including, Bob Wills, Hank Williams Sr. Patsy Cline, Charlie Rich, Loretta Lynn and many more!
Friday shows at 8pm
Saturday Shows at 4:30pm
For more information and to purchase tickets online visit:
www.rockboxtheater.com
Free parking at the Chase Bank building across N. Llano from Rockbox.
Box Office Phone: 830-997-7625 
Toll free: 866-349-6688

Hours: 
Tuesday - Thursday 10 - 3 
Friday & Saturday 10 - 10 
And all show time hours!
info@rockboxtheater.com
Grape Creek Vineyard - Wine Tasting
Gästehaus Schmidt Reservation Services - Free Reservation Services for Hill Country Lodging, including Bed and Breakfasts, Country Inns, and Guest Cottages. Choose from a wide variety of Lodging options located in several historic Texas Hill Country towns; including, Fredericksburg, Mason, Comfort, Kerrville, and Hunt, TX. Our properties are hand-picked and screened in order to ensure that your accommodations are the BEST and meet your expectations in every way. Visit our website and browse through our listings. There is some place SPECIAL just for you. Our bed and breakfasts typically have an on-site host who provides a full, sit-down breakfast, usually served family style around the dining table, or delivered fresh to your room. Our Guest Houses and Hill Country Rentals tend to be more private. You'll have the place to yourselves and be on your own for meals and clean-up. Whether you prefer a Romantic Country Inn with exceptional service, or your own Home away from Home, you’ll find exactly what you’re looking for at Gästehaus Schmidt Reservation Services! For our guests traveling with their four-legged companions, we also represent several pet friendly lodging options. Our goal is to make your Vacation a relaxing and enjoyable EXPERIENCE! The variety and quality of our properties, plus, exceptional service make us the PERFECT Choice for accommodations in the Texas Hill Country! We’re confident that you’ll return again and again! And we’ll be here  Providing everything you want and need to make your Stay a memorable one!
Crossroads Saloon and Steakhouse
Hondo's On Main Restaurant - Hondo Crouch bought the tiny town of Luckenbach Texas back in the early 70's. Today Hondo’s daughter and her husband, are carrying on the spirit of “Hondo” on Main Street. Offering the very best in TEXAS MUSIC, TEXAS FOOD, and TEXAS FUN! Fantastic toe-tapping, hand clapping, live music, Wednesday through Sunday - including "Hondo's Texas Songwriters Showcase" every Wednesday night, and "Hondo's Gospel Sunday", 12:30pm - 3:30pm, on Sunday afternoons!  Discover why Fredericksburg, Texas is THE MUSIC DESTINATION in the Texas Hill Country!  Hours: Wednesday - Thursday: 11am - 10:30pm, Friday - Saturday: 11am - midnight, Sunday: 11am - 10:30. Conveniently located in the West Main Art and Music District, at 312 W. Main! For information and to view our music calendar visit our website!
hondo's gospel sunday
Root Music Series - 2015 Roots Music Concert Series. Bring your whole family to the Roots Music Series at the Pioneer Museum! Listen to emerging and established artists at these live, outdoor concerts. Dance on the dance floor beside the stage and under the trees. Get comfortable in your favorite lawn chair under the stars. Dine on some of the best cooking in the county with a cold beer, wine, water or soft drinks for sale. Every month brings a different genre and menu. All proceeds support the Mission of the Gillespie County Historical Society (GCHS).
JUNE 27th
6:30 - 7:20 pm, Blues Specialists
7:40 - 8:55 pm, Cedric Burnside Project
9:15 - 10:30 pm, W. C. Clark
JULY 25th
7:00 - 8:30 pm, Original Recipe Band
9:00 - 10:30 pm, Reunion Band
SEPTEMBER 26th
6:30 - 7:45 pm, Jake Penrod and His Million-Dollar Cowboys
8:15 - 9:15 pm and 9:30 - 10:30 pm, THE TEXAS JAMM BAND featuring members of George Strait's "Ace in the Hole Band"
Hill Country Food Truck Festival at Luckenbach Texas - AUGUST 1, 2015 12 PM - 7 PM 
FOOD TRUCKS
Slider Provider - Gourmet Sliders
Cheesy Jane’s - Burgers
Wheelie Gourmet - Moroccan 
Teka Molina - Mexican 
Come and Get It Chuck Wagon - Comfort Food
Shortbus Subs - Gourmet Subs
Stout’s Pizza - Pizza
Smoke the Truck - Gourmet BBQ

TEXAS HILL COUNTRY WINERIES
Lost Draw Cellars
Becker Vineyards
Kerrville Hills Winery
Singing Waters Vineyards
Texas Hills Vineyard
Fiesta Winery
Hye Meadow Winery
Texas Legato Winery 

LIVE MUSIC
Noon - 1pm, Ben Beckendorf band 
1:15 - 2:15pm, Tessy lou and the shotgun stars
2:30 - 3:30pm,  Adam and Chris Carroll 
3:45 - 5:15pm,  Midland 
5:30 - 7pm, Paul Cauthen 

Special festival rates available through Fredericksburg Inn and Suites.  Please call 830-997-0202 or Toll Free 800-446-0202 and tell them you’re coming to the festival.
Hondo's On Main Texas Songwriters Showcase
Rock Box Theater - Stars In The Hills Tribute Show at Rockbox Theater in Historic Fredericksburg - The Texas Hill Country is in for a real treat! "Stars in the Hills" is brought to you by nationally acclaimed Tribute Artists, and the amazing Rockbox Cast and Music Ansemble! You WILL have STARS in your eyes and a song in your heart! Here's a sampling of the STARS our Tribute Artists will portray - George Strait, Marilyn Monroe, Barry White, Nat King Cole, Gloria Estefan, Aretha Franklin, Rod Stewart and many more! Our Top-Shelf cast will make your Spring and Summer Nights a time to remember! So, make plans now for a STAR-Studded weekend in the beautiful Texas Hill Country! And, be sure to add Rockbox Theater to your itinerary!
Showtimes
Fridays, 8pm
Saturdays, 4:30 & 8pm
Rock Box Theater Presents a Buddy Holly Tribute Show - August 12th at 7pm
Buddy Holly was an American musician and singer-songwriter, often considered one of the most important Artists of Rock and Roll in the mid-1950s. Holly was described by critic Bruce Eder as "the single most influential creative force in early rock and roll. This show features all the best of Buddy Holly! Don't miss the chance to reminisce and hear the songs that laid the foundation for the for an emerging new sound in American MUSIC History… ROCK N ROLL!
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame included Holly among its first class in 1986. On its entry, the Hall of Fame remarked the large amount of material he produced during a short career, and declared that it "made a major and lasting impact on popular music". It called him an "innovator" for writing his own material, his experimentation with double tracking and the use of orchestration; while it also added that he "pioneered and popularized the now-standard" use of two guitars, bass and drums by rock bands.[56] The Songwriters Hall of Fame also inducted Holly in 1986, and stated that his contributions "changed the face of Rock 'n Roll". 
Rockbox Theater
Box Office Phone: 830-997-7625
Toll free: 866-349-6688

Hours:
Tuesday - Thursday 10 - 3
Friday & Saturday 10 - 10
And all show time hours!

info@rockboxtheater.com

Location:
We are 99 steps from main street, but if you don’t walk we have free parking at the Chase Bank building right across the street from the venue.

Rockbox Theater
109 North Llano
Fredericksburg, TX 78624
Wildseed Farms - The largest working wildflower farm in the US. Wildflower Seed, Native Plants, Gifts for Home & Garden, Specialty Foods, Texas Wines, Pottery, Ladies Apparel. Butterfly Garden, Walking Trails, Flower Fields, Display Gardens. Wildseed Farms is located in the beautiful Texas hill country, just seven miles east of Fredericksburg, Texas. Bring the camera and capture the ultimate in wildflower photographs! We have 200 acres of wildflowers in various stages of development here on the farm. Springtime visitors will likely see Texas bluebonnets, red corn poppies, phlox, and a gorgeous array of other spring flowers. Summer visitors will enjoy cosmos, sunflowers, zinnias and other warm weather bloomers. In the fall, the fields are planted for the following year's color, but our Nursery is well stocked with a variety of choices for fall planting and colorful pumpkins adorn the grounds around the Market Center which is brimming with delightful gifts for home and garden. And don’t forget to browse our incredible selection of wildflower seed as well as our seven regional mixes for anywhere in the U.S. Come by and see us seven days a week, 9:30am to 5pm.
Wine Road 290 - Wine Road 290! is an association of 15 Texas Hill Country Wineries in the Fredericksburg AVA, on either side of Fredericksburg, Texas! Enjoy the panoramic beauty and diverse landscape of rolling limestone hills and crystal clear rivers and streams, while exploring our world class wineries, just minutes apart, along US Highway 290! Discover picturesque vineyards, charming tasting rooms, and barrel cellars filled with aging, premium wines that showcase our distinctive Texas terroir. The wine, ambiance and experiences at each winery are unique! In addition to the regular Tastings and Weekend Events, members of Wine Road 290 team up with the "Star Chefs of Texas Hill Country Cuisine" from local restaurants to bring you special Wine and Food Pairing Events.
EVENTS, EVENTS! Favorites include:
Port and Pairings - January
Vino and Pasta - March
Vino al Pastor - June
Chili and Chilin' - July
Kiolbassa and Kabernet - September
Visit our website for dates, times and details!
Fredericksburg, Tx in the Heart of Texas Wine Country is THE Perfect Wine Getaway!
Fredericksburg Wine Road 290 Member Wineries:
Becker Vineyards, Chisholm Trail Winery, Fiesta Winery, Fredericksburg Winery, Grape Creek Vineyards, Hilmy Cellars, Hye Meadow Winery, Lost Draw Cellars, Pedernales Cellars, Rancho Ponte Vineyard, Texas Hills Vineyard, Torre di Pietra Vineyards, William Chris Vineyards, Woodrose Winery, and 4.0 Cellars. For maps, directions, and details visit: www.wineroad290.com

Take a libation vacation in Fredericksburg, Texas, THE PERFECT WINE GETAWAY!  See you on Wine Road 290! Salud!
Visit the Wine Road 290 website for Member Wineries, Events, and Driving Maps: www.wineroad290.com
Upcoming Events in Fredericksburg Texas
Fredericksburg and the Surrounding Texas Hill Country is packed with spectacular events. Festivals, Theater, Live Music, and Trade Shows are just a few of the things to do in and around Fredericksburg, Texas.
If you have an event you would like to let people know about, you can fill out an event request online, or drop us a line.
Browse Events in the Fredericksburg Area
Browse through our listing of Fredericksburg Area Events and you're sure to find something fun to add to your adventures in the Texas Hill Country.
June 29, 2015 - July 5, 2015
 
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The Bob Hope Traveling Exhibit at the Nimitz Museum
Admiral Nimitz Museum
May 15, 2015 - September 15, 2015
9:00am - 5:00pm
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Admiral Nimitz Museum
340 East Main Street  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-997-8600
The Bob Hope Traveling Exhibit at the Nimitz Museum
15 MAY 2015 - 15 SEPTEMBER 2015

A very special exhibit about the life of Bob Hope will visit the Nimitz Museum from May 15, 2015 until September 15, 2015. The Bob and Delores Hope Foundation, along with the World Golf Hall of Fame, have produced a 2,000 square foot traveling exhibit about Bob Hope and his varied life, including his many USO trips to the Pacific. This exhibit includes more than 700 vintage photos, seven videos, more than 170 artifacts, an audio tour and a special educational program to enable children to understand better what they are viewing.


Bob Hope was a great admirer of Admiral Chester Nimitz and a strong supporter of the Admiral Nimitz Foundation and Nimitz Museum. He came to Fredericksburg in 1976 to attend a fundraiser to save the old Nimitz Hotel. He also served as an Honorary Trustee until his death.


This will be a unique exhibit which will be enjoyable for all ages. The Museum and Foundation are especially honored to be able to present this exhibit since only 16 facilities have been selected to host this rare and fascinating exhibit. Additional information will be available on the Museum's website and in the next issue of the newsletter.

This exhibit is free to the public. A museum ticket is not needed.
LOCATION

National Museum of the Pacific War
340 E Main St, Fredericksburg, TX 78624

HOURS
Daily from 9am to 5pm. Closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day.
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Jul 02
Thu
Crossroads Saloon and Steakhouse Presents The Flip Side Band
Crossroads Saloon and Steakhouse
July 2, 2015
8:00pm
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Crossroads Saloon and Steakhouse
305 West Main Street  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-992-3288
Crossroads Saloon and Steakhouse Presents The Flip Side Band
Welcome To Crossroads Saloon and Steakhouse - Great Food and Great Live Music

Crossroads offers some of the BEST! LIVE MUSIC that you will find ANYWHERE! It's a GREAT spot to get your groove-on while you’re in Fredericksburg, Texas. We're open late, and we always have great live music; so you know where the party will be! We have a large, fully-stocked bar and are open late on Fridays and Saturdays.

TONIGHT enjoy music of The Flip Side Band

The Flip Side Band will be bringing Classic Rock to Crossroads
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Jul 03
Fri
First Friday Art Walk Fredericksburg
Participating Fine Art Galleries
July 3, 2015
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Participating Fine Art Galleries
Various Locations of Participating Art Galleries  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
First Friday Art Walk Fredericksburg
Fredericksburg, Texas "An American Art Destination"

WE'VE GOT CULTURE!
Discover a unique urban experience here in historic Fredericksburg, Texas. With a fast growing, diverse and dynamic ART scene, world-class dining and lodging, phenomenal LIVE MUSIC, an eclectic mix of shops, historic charm and inviting Green Spaces, Fredericksburg, Texas, offers an exciting blend of new and traditional favorites! First Friday ArtWalk is quickly becoming a SOLID TRADITION here in Fredericksburg, Texas! On the First Friday of every month, participating fine art galleries invite you to DISCOVER the AMAZING world of FINE ART. Many galleries host Artist Receptions, Demonstrations, and New-Show Openings. Business hours are extended until 8:00 pm and local Texas Wine and scrumptious and ARTFULLY presented culinary offerings are served. "Bringing ART and ART LOVERS together!" Experience the Fredericksburg, TX ART scene up close and personal - all day long, the First Friday of every month! Wine Partners: Becker Vineyards, Grape Creek Vineyards and Torre di Pietra.

Participating First Friday ArtWalk Fredericksburg Galleries:

1) Artisans at Rocky Hill
234 W. Main
830.990.8160
ArtisansAtRockyHill.com

2) River Rustic Gallery
222 W. Main.
830.997.6585
RiverRustic.com

3) InSight Gallery
214 W. Main
830.997.9920
InSightGallery.com

4) Cowboy Bronze Fine Art
211 W. Main
830.997.2822
CowboyBronze.net

5) Charles Beckendorf Gallery
105 N. Adams
830.997.5955
Beckendorf.com

6) RS Hanna Gallery
208 S. Llano
830.307.3071
RSHannaGallery.com

7) Larry Jackson Fine Art & Antiques
209 S. Llano
830.997.0073
LarryJacksonAntiques.com

8) Agave Gallery
208 E. San Antonio
830.990.1727
AgaveGallery.com

9) Dan Pfeiffer Gallery
102 S. Lincoln
210.882.6446
DanPfeifferWoodworker.com

10) The Gallery at Vaudeville
230 E. Main
830.992.3234
Vaudeville-Living.com

11) Fredericksburg Art Guild
308 E. Austin
830.997.4949
FredericskburgArtGuild.org

12) Fredericksburg Art Gallery
314 E. Main
830.990.2707
FBGArtGallery.com

13) Whistle Pik Galleries
425 E. Main
800.999.0820
WhistlePik.com
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Rockbox Theater Tribute band
Rockbox Theater
July 3, 2015 - July 4, 2015
8:00am
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Rockbox Theater
109 N. Llano  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-997-7625 | 866-349-6688
Rockbox Theater Tribute band
The Texas Hill Country is in for a treat! Our "Stars in the Hills" show is filled
with top-notch tribute artists that have traveled the world over.

Then, when you combine our amazing regular cast and band it's STARS everywhere!
Here's just a sampling of the tribute artists we will have during this year
- George Strait, Marilyn Monroe, Barry White, Nat King Cole, Gloria Estefan,
Aretha Franklin, Rod Stewart and many more!

Showtimes
Fridays, 8pm
Saturdays, 4:30 & 8pm

Performer Schedule
Subject to change without notice.

http://www.rockboxtheater.com/stars-hills/#schedule

Please call the box office to confirm appearances.
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CELEBRATE JULY FOURTH AT HORSESHOE BAY RESORT
Horseshoe Bay Resort
July 3, 2015 - July 5, 2015
8:00pm - 11:00am
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Horseshoe Bay Resort
200 Hi Circle North  Horseshoe Bay, Texas 78657
877-611-0112
CELEBRATE JULY FOURTH AT HORSESHOE BAY RESORT
Celebrate Independence Day Weekend with lakeside fun, land and boat parades, live music and Family Fun Day at the award-winning Horseshoe Bay Resort. Resort guests will enjoy daily activities as well as a special Family Fun Day on Saturday afternoon featuring a giant-sized rock wall, pitch burst, face painting, photo booth, lawn games and a chance to get up close and personal with our exotic birds.

The highlight of the resort’s Fourth of July celebration will be the extravagant firework display over beautiful Lake LBJ. The fireworks begin at 9:30pm and will be simulcast live on KITY 102.9 FM for the public’s enjoyment.
Jul 03
Fri
LIVE at Crossroads Saloon and Steakhouse - Natalie Rose
Crossroads Saloon and Steakhouse
July 3, 2015
8:30pm
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Crossroads Saloon and Steakhouse
305 West Main Street  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-992-3288
LIVE at Crossroads Saloon and Steakhouse - Natalie Rose
Welcome To Crossroads Saloon and Steakhouse - Great Food and Great Live Music
Crossroads offers some of the BEST! LIVE MUSIC that you will find ANYWHERE! It's a GREAT spot to get your groove-on while you’re in Fredericksburg, Texas. We're open late, and we always have great live music; so you know where the party will be! We have a large, fully-stocked bar and are open late on Fridays and Saturdays. Crossroads, also, offers some of the finest steaks in Fredericksburg, TX. With a wide menu, we are sure to provide a great dining experience, whether you are the most refined gourmet or you just enjoy the simple, fine things in life.

Live Music tonight by Natalie Rose

Natalie Rose clearly respects the heritage of country music, while striving to be a big part of its future. One listen to her new EP “Promise Me Beautiful”, produced by Ray Benson at Bismeaux Studio in Austin TX, will be proof of that. With the singles “Shivers” and “Lonely Home” charting high already, she is fast becoming known as the most promising new country singer in a long while.

That would be good enough for most, but not for an artist with the experience, ability, and determination of Natalie Rose.
Jul 04
Sat
Fredericksburg Fourth of July Parade!!
Main Street
July 4, 2015
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Main Street
Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
Fredericksburg Fourth of July Parade!!
The annual Fourth of July Parade, begun in 1991 by a group of community volunteers, has been held every year on July Fourth.

For 2014, the parade is scheduled for Friday, July 4, to begin at 10 a.m. Arrive early for a good spot!


This event continues with the support of the City of Fredericksburg and our other loyal sponsors as well as the many hours donated by our volunteers. If you would like to become a sponsor or volunteer, please email us!
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Jul 04
Sat
LIVE at Crossroads Saloon and Steakhouse - July 4 Celebration!!!
Crossroads Saloon and Steakhouse
July 4, 2015
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Crossroads Saloon and Steakhouse
305 West Main Street  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-992-3288
LIVE at Crossroads Saloon and Steakhouse - July 4 Celebration!!!
Welcome To Crossroads Saloon and Steakhouse - Great Food and Great Live Music
Crossroads offers some of the BEST! LIVE MUSIC that you will find ANYWHERE! It's a GREAT spot to get your groove-on while you’re in Fredericksburg, Texas. We're open late, and we always have great live music; so you know where the party will be! We have a large, fully-stocked bar and are open late on Fridays and Saturdays. Crossroads, also, offers some of the finest steaks in Fredericksburg, TX. With a wide menu, we are sure to provide a great dining experience, whether you are the most refined gourmet or you just enjoy the simple, fine things in life.

Music at noon!!
The Flip Side Band will be bringing Classic Rock to Crossroads on July 4th right after the 4th of July Parade ends!

Live Music at 8:30pm by Uptown Drive

A MODERN VARIETY BAND
Uptown Drive takes their audience on a trip through the decades with a show highlighting your favorite dance songs from the Motown and Disco eras and today’s top 40. The experience is really showcased through the flow of the sets with a tried and true gameplan to ensure a non-stop dance party from start to finish. The look, feel and setlist is catered to each performance and they take pride in knowing the differences between a wedding show and a corporate activation. Uptown Drive transitions seamlessly between genres and there’s never a break in the action with the hit medleys. All of this without using any backing tracks – a 100% live band!
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PACIFIC COMBAT LIVING HISTORY RE-ENACTMENT: JULY
Admiral Nimitz museum
July 4, 2015 - July 5, 2015
11:00am
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Admiral Nimitz museum
340 East Main Street  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-997-8600
PACIFIC COMBAT LIVING HISTORY RE-ENACTMENT: JULY
July 4th & 5th

History comes to life with a World War II battle re-enactment including uniformed actors, guns, tanks and a flamethrower! At the Pacific Combat Zone of the National Museum of the Pacific War. $7.50 adults; $5 students; under 6 free. Online reservations available and recommended.
Show Times
11:00 a.m & 2:00 p.m. both days
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Live music by Jamey Howard at Grape Creek
Grape Creek Vineyards
July 4, 2015 - July 5, 2015
1:00pm
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Grape Creek Vineyards
10587 East US Highway 290  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-644-2710
Live music by Jamey Howard at Grape Creek
Live music by Jamey Howard on the patio, starting at 2 pm Saturday
and 1 pm Sunday !!


Enjoy culinary delights from our NEW Trattoria!



Experience an Ambassador Tasting as a Wine Club Member!
or schedule our Cellar Tour and Private Tasting...
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July 4th Weekend at Torre di Pietra Vineyards & Winery
Torre Di Pietra Winery
July 4, 2015 - July 5, 2015
1:00pm - 5:00pm
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Torre Di Pietra Winery
10915 East US Hwy 290  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-644-2829
July 4th Weekend at Torre di Pietra Vineyards & Winery
July 4th Weekend

– Live Music

Relax and unwind at Torre this July 4th Weekend!


Saturday, July 4th
Live Music 1:00pm – 5:00pm featuring John Arthur Martinez and Tejas.

Sunday, July 5th
Live Music 1:00pm-5:00pm featuring The Houston Marchman Band.


Hours:
Mon-Thur 11:00am-5:00pm
Fri - Sun 11:00am-6:00pm
Jul 04
Sat
Wine and Food Pairing Classes at Rancho Ponte Vineyard
Rancho Ponte Vineyard
July 4, 2015
2:00pm
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Rancho Ponte Vineyard
315 RR 1376  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-990-8555
Wine and Food Pairing Classes at Rancho Ponte Vineyard
4th of July at Rancho Ponte Vineyard
2-5pm

Come and celebrate Independence day with us on our lovely patio.

Grab a ice cold glass of peach sangria and enjoy Bear Creek Wilderness.
They will be playing live from 2-5 PM
Jul 05
Sun
Messina Hof Winery WINE and CHOCOLATE PAIRING
Messina Hof Winery Hill Country
July 5, 2015
Noon - 3:00pm
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Messina Hof Winery Hill Country
9996 Hwy 290 East  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-990-4653
Messina Hof Winery WINE and CHOCOLATE PAIRING
Messina Hof
FREDERICKSBURG

WINE and CHOCOLATE PAIRING

The first Sunday of each month
guests can come enjoy wine paired with decadent chocolate...

MESSINA HOF HILL COUNTRY
Jul 05
Sun
Hondo's Gospel Sunday with Melissa Weatherly
Hondo's on Main
July 5, 2015
12:30pm - 3:30pm
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Hondo's on Main
312 W Main  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-997-1633
Hondo's Gospel Sunday with Melissa Weatherly
Hondo's Gospel Sunday with MELISSA WEATHERLY AND THE ANY GIVEN SUNDAY BAND

Melissa Weatherley's BEAUTIFUL VOICE is a MIRACLE, a GIFT! I have never before experienced such a powerful swell of the HOLY SPIRIT.... FLOWING through her to all of us on Gospel Sundays... somehow that GREAT BIG BEAUTIFUL VOICE gets BIGGER and RICHER... FILLED and BRIMMING OVER with the LOVE and GLORY of God. It TESTIFIES... it brings the doubtful, the disbelievers to their knees, it LIFTS UP the FAITHFUL and flies us up close to HEAVEN... where tears of JOY are born! Thank you for SHARING your GIFT with the WORLD, Melissa! We are so BLESSED! I am so very GRATEFUL for you! I am so GRATEFUL that GOD brought all of us together! - Mimi Taylor, Music Buyer Hondo's on Main

Every Sunday, 12:30pm - 3:30pm

Sunday night:
DAVEY SCHRANK

7:30pm - 10:30pm
Jul 05
Sun
Songwriter Sundays at Luckenbach Texas
Luckenbach Texas
July 5, 2015
1:00pm - 5:00pm
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Luckenbach Texas
Luckenbach Loop  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-997-3224 | 888-311-8990
Songwriter Sundays at Luckenbach Texas
Songwriter Sundays w/ Walt Wilkins, Tommy Alverson & Dick Gimble
Folk/Rock/Country
Free Show

at Luckenbach Texas
July 5, 2015 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
July 6, 2015 - July 12, 2015
 
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The Bob Hope Traveling Exhibit at the Nimitz Museum
Admiral Nimitz Museum
May 15, 2015 - September 15, 2015
9:00am - 5:00pm
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Admiral Nimitz Museum
340 East Main Street  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-997-8600
The Bob Hope Traveling Exhibit at the Nimitz Museum
15 MAY 2015 - 15 SEPTEMBER 2015

A very special exhibit about the life of Bob Hope will visit the Nimitz Museum from May 15, 2015 until September 15, 2015. The Bob and Delores Hope Foundation, along with the World Golf Hall of Fame, have produced a 2,000 square foot traveling exhibit about Bob Hope and his varied life, including his many USO trips to the Pacific. This exhibit includes more than 700 vintage photos, seven videos, more than 170 artifacts, an audio tour and a special educational program to enable children to understand better what they are viewing.


Bob Hope was a great admirer of Admiral Chester Nimitz and a strong supporter of the Admiral Nimitz Foundation and Nimitz Museum. He came to Fredericksburg in 1976 to attend a fundraiser to save the old Nimitz Hotel. He also served as an Honorary Trustee until his death.


This will be a unique exhibit which will be enjoyable for all ages. The Museum and Foundation are especially honored to be able to present this exhibit since only 16 facilities have been selected to host this rare and fascinating exhibit. Additional information will be available on the Museum's website and in the next issue of the newsletter.

This exhibit is free to the public. A museum ticket is not needed.
LOCATION

National Museum of the Pacific War
340 E Main St, Fredericksburg, TX 78624

HOURS
Daily from 9am to 5pm. Closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day.
TAGS:
Museums|Art & Culture|General|Children's Activities
Jul 10
Fri
Austin Ladd & Patti at Tapatio Springs
Tapatio Springs Hill Country Resort & Spa
July 10, 2015
6:30pm - 10:30pm
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Tapatio Springs Hill Country Resort & Spa
1 Resort Way  Boerne, Texas 78006
855-627-2243
Austin Ladd & Patti at Tapatio Springs
Austin Ladd & Patti are performing at Tapatio Springs on Friday, July 10th. Covering old and new adult contemporary tunes from Lyle Lovett to Gordon Lightfoot, the duo also produces their own critically acclaimed material. It doesn’t get much better than live music, dinner and drinks on the La Cascada patio while overlooking the 18th green, waterfall and bright Texas stars.

Make your reservations at http://www.opentable.com/la-cascada-the-resort-at-tapatio-springs-reservations-boerne
Jul 10
Fri
Luckenbach Texas presents Charlie Robison
Luckenbach Texas
July 10, 2015
8:00pm - 11:30pm
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Luckenbach Loop  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-997-3224 | 888-311-8990
Luckenbach Texas presents Charlie Robison
Charlie Robison and Bri Bagwell
Americana-Blues-Rock-Country
$20pp

- Kids 12 and Under Free

JULY 10, 2015
8:00 PM - 11:45 PM


at Luckenbach Texas
Jul 10
Fri
Hondo's on Main LIVE with The Almost Patsy Cline Band
Hondo's on Main
July 10, 2015
8:00pm - 11:30pm
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Hondo's on Main
312 West Main Street  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-997-1633
Hondo's on Main LIVE with The Almost Patsy Cline Band
Discover an incredible line-up of Texas musicians performing Wednesday - Sunday.
The best music in the Texas Hill Country is live at Hondo's on Main. You can also enjoy the BEST gourmet burger in Fredericksburg and lots of other delicious offerings from Chef David's EXTREME Texas Cusine!

Tonight don't miss The Almost Patsy Cline Band!
“This dynamic 5 piece is captivating audiences everywhere they go!”
The Almost Patsy Cline Band is known for preserving country music’s past with stirring, heartfelt renditions and stories about the best of yesteryear like Patsy Cline, Bob Wills, Johnny Cash, Ray Price, Mel Tillis, Merle Haggard, Connie Smith and other superstars of the Opry. This talented five piece group could just as easily have been named for “almost” any country and western star of the ‘40’s, ‘50’s, 60’s, or ‘70’s because they cover hits from all of them. Bandera’s Award Winning Official Goodwill Ambassadors have been filling theatres and dance floors throughout Texas since 2001.

Hondo's on Main is located in the West Main Historic District!
Jul 11
Sat
A FCF Independence Day Picnic
Fredericksburg Christian Fellowship
July 11, 2015
11:30am - 4:00pm
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Fredericksburg Christian Fellowship
157 Schmidtzinsky Road  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-446-3232
A FCF Independence Day Picnic
Come on out to the church at 11:30 on July 11 for a day for fun and fellowship! Bring your friends as a way of reaching out to the community.

The church will provide the hamburgers, hotdogs and all the fixings. Please bring a side dish. See you then!

Please sign up on the website.
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Food & Drink|Children's Activities|Festivals
Jul 11
Sat
Live Music at William Chris Vineyards
William Chris Vineyards
July 11, 2015
12:30pm - 4:30pm
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William Chris Vineyards
10352 U.S. Highway 290  Hye, Texas 78635
830-998-7654
Live Music at William Chris Vineyards
Saturday - July 11, 2015


Live Music: Hayden Whittington


Start: 12:30pm End: 4:30pm

William Chris Vineyards

10352 U.S. Highway 290

City: Hye State: TX Code: 78635




Saturday - July 11, 2015


Live Music: Bruce Smith (in the Madeira House)
12:30pm - 4:30pm
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Live music by Jeff Wood at Grape Creek
Grape Creek Vineyards
July 11, 2015 - July 12, 2015
1:00pm
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Grape Creek Vineyards
10587 East US Highway 290  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-644-2710
Live music by Jeff Wood at Grape Creek
Enjoy culinary delights from our NEW Trattoria!

We have live music by Jeff Wood on the patio, starting at 2 pm Saturday
1pm Sunday!


Experience our Cellar Tour and Private Tasting
or
schedule an Ambassador Tasting as a Wine Club Member!
Jul 11
Sat
MUSIC at Torre di Pietra Vineyards & Winery
Torre Di Pietra Winery
July 11, 2015
1:00pm - 5:00pm
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Torre Di Pietra Winery
10915 East US Hwy 290  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-644-2829
MUSIC at Torre di Pietra Vineyards & Winery
Saturday, July 11th – Live Music


1:00pm – 5:00pm
featuring The Drugstore Cowboys Band.

Wood-Fired Pizza by Josh available for sale 12pm – close
(or until it’s all gone)

Wine by the glass/bottle available for sale
along with Artisan breads, cheese snacks, pestos and more...
Jul 11
Sat
Matt Kersh at Tapatio Springs
Tapatio Springs Hill Country Resort & Spa
July 11, 2015
6:30pm - 10:30pm
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Tapatio Springs Hill Country Resort & Spa
1 Resort Way  Boerne, Texas 78006
855-627-2243
Matt Kersh at Tapatio Springs
Matt Kersh, a singer and songwriter who brings classic Country and Folk to the stage, is performing at Tapatio Springs on Saturday, July 11th. His calming acoustics and warming voice are sure to get you feeling the rhythm and beat of Texas.

Make your reservations at http://www.opentable.com/la-cascada-the-resort-at-tapatio-springs-reservations-boerne
Jul 11
Sat
Luckenbach Texas presents Clayton Gardner
Luckenbach Texas
July 11, 2015
8:00pm - 11:30pm
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Luckenbach Texas
Luckenbach Loop  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-997-3224 | 888-311-8990
Luckenbach Texas presents Clayton Gardner
Clayton Gardner
Dance Hall Show

- Country-Americana-Country swing

No Cover Charge
at Luckenbach Texas


JULY 11, 2015
Jul 11
Sat
Hondo's on Main LIVE with The BO PORTER BAND
Hondo's on Main
July 11, 2015
8:00pm - 11:30pm
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Hondo's on Main
312 West Main Street  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-997-1633
Hondo's on Main LIVE with The BO PORTER BAND
Discover an incredible line-up of Texas musicians performing Wednesday - Sunday.
The best music in the Texas Hill Country is live at Hondo's on Main. You can also enjoy the BEST gourmet burger in Fredericksburg and lots of other delicious offerings from Chef David's EXTREME Texas Cusine!

Tonight don't miss BO PORTER BAND

Saturday, July 11, 2015

8:00pm 11:30pm



Hondo's on Main is located in the West Main Historic District!
Jul 12
Sun
Hondo's Gospel Sunday with Melissa Weatherly
Hondo's on Main
July 12, 2015
12:30pm - 3:30pm
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Hondo's on Main
312 W Main  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-997-1633
Hondo's Gospel Sunday with Melissa Weatherly
Hondo's Gospel Sunday with MELISSA WEATHERLY AND THE ANY GIVEN SUNDAY BAND

Melissa Weatherley's BEAUTIFUL VOICE is a MIRACLE, a GIFT! I have never before experienced such a powerful swell of the HOLY SPIRIT.... FLOWING through her to all of us on Gospel Sundays... somehow that GREAT BIG BEAUTIFUL VOICE gets BIGGER and RICHER... FILLED and BRIMMING OVER with the LOVE and GLORY of God. It TESTIFIES... it brings the doubtful, the disbelievers to their knees, it LIFTS UP the FAITHFUL and flies us up close to HEAVEN... where tears of JOY are born! Thank you for SHARING your GIFT with the WORLD, Melissa! We are so BLESSED! I am so very GRATEFUL for you! I am so GRATEFUL that GOD brought all of us together! - Mimi Taylor, Music Buyer Hondo's on Main

Every Sunday, 12:30pm - 3:30pm

Sunday night:
BEN DAVENPORT

7:30pm - 10:30pm
July 13, 2015 - July 19, 2015
 
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The Bob Hope Traveling Exhibit at the Nimitz Museum
Admiral Nimitz Museum
May 15, 2015 - September 15, 2015
9:00am - 5:00pm
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Admiral Nimitz Museum
340 East Main Street  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-997-8600
The Bob Hope Traveling Exhibit at the Nimitz Museum
15 MAY 2015 - 15 SEPTEMBER 2015

A very special exhibit about the life of Bob Hope will visit the Nimitz Museum from May 15, 2015 until September 15, 2015. The Bob and Delores Hope Foundation, along with the World Golf Hall of Fame, have produced a 2,000 square foot traveling exhibit about Bob Hope and his varied life, including his many USO trips to the Pacific. This exhibit includes more than 700 vintage photos, seven videos, more than 170 artifacts, an audio tour and a special educational program to enable children to understand better what they are viewing.


Bob Hope was a great admirer of Admiral Chester Nimitz and a strong supporter of the Admiral Nimitz Foundation and Nimitz Museum. He came to Fredericksburg in 1976 to attend a fundraiser to save the old Nimitz Hotel. He also served as an Honorary Trustee until his death.


This will be a unique exhibit which will be enjoyable for all ages. The Museum and Foundation are especially honored to be able to present this exhibit since only 16 facilities have been selected to host this rare and fascinating exhibit. Additional information will be available on the Museum's website and in the next issue of the newsletter.

This exhibit is free to the public. A museum ticket is not needed.
LOCATION

National Museum of the Pacific War
340 E Main St, Fredericksburg, TX 78624

HOURS
Daily from 9am to 5pm. Closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day.
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Seussical
Hill Country Community Theatre
July 16, 2015 - July 26, 2015
7:30pm - 9:30pm
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Hill Country Community Theatre
4003 W FM 2147  Cottonwood Shores, Texas 78657
830-798-8944
Seussical
CALENDAR OF EVENTS
July 2015

MUSICAL: “Seussical”

Music by Stephen Flaherty. Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens. Book by Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty. Co-Conceived by Lynn Ahrens, Stephen Flaherty and Eric Idle. Based on the works of Dr. Seuss.

Directed by Wendy Ferrell. Vocal Direction by Deborah Vanicek. Choreography by Virginia Shoemake.


DESCRIPTION: The only thing more fun than reading a Dr. Seuss book is seeing a magical musical extravaganza live, onstage with all the favorite Dr. Seuss characters! The Cat in the Hat is the host and Horton the Elephant is the guide on a journey from the Jungle of Nool to the Circus McGurkus to the World of the Whos, as a child with a big imagination proves that a person is a person no matter how small.

DATES: July 16 through 26


TIMES: Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 PM. Sunday matinees at 2:15 PM.


TICKET
INFORMATION: Admission is $25 for adults and $12 for children and students with a valid ID. Reservations can be made by calling (830) 798-8944, online at www.thehcct.org, or at the box office (12:00 noon to 4:00 PM, Monday through Friday) beginning July 6 for HCCT members and July 9 for the general public.


LOCATION: Hill Country Community Theatre
4003 W FM 2147
Cottonwood Shores, TX 78657
 The Hill Country Community Theatre is a handicapped accessible theatre.
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Fredericksburg Trade Days
355 Sunday Farms Lane
July 17, 2015 - July 19, 2015
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355 Sunday Farms Lane
Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
210-846-4094
Fredericksburg Trade Days
Relax in the biergarten while listening to live music.

Shop with over 350 vendors in 7 barns and acres of merchandise!

Fri and Sat 9 AM to 6 PM; Sun 9 AM to 4 PM.
$3 parking fee good all three days.

7 miles east of Fredericksburg on Hwy 290
'Across from the Wildseed Farms'
TAGS:
General|Live Music|Shopping|Texas Craft Beer & Spirits|Food & Drink
Jul 17
Fri
Matt Kersh at Tapatio Springs
Tapatio Springs Hill Country Resort & Spa
July 17, 2015
6:30pm - 10:30pm
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Tapatio Springs Hill Country Resort & Spa
1 Resort Way  Boerne, Texas 78006
855-627-2243
Matt Kersh at Tapatio Springs
Matt Kersh, a singer and songwriter who brings classic Country and Folk to the stage, is performing at Tapatio Springs on Friday, July 17th. His calming acoustics and warming voice are sure to get you feeling the rhythm and beat of Texas.

Make your reservations at http://www.opentable.com/la-cascada-the-resort-at-tapatio-springs-reservations-boerne
Jul 17
Fri
Luckenbach Texas hosts The Merles
Luckenbach Texas
July 17, 2015
8:00pm - 11:30pm
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Luckenbach Loop  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-997-3224 | 888-311-8990
Luckenbach Texas hosts The Merles
The Merles


Friday Night Dance
No Cover Charge


at Luckenbach Texas
JULY 17, 2015
8:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Jul 17
Fri
Hondo's on Main LIVE with The BRET GRAHAM BAND
Hondo's on Main
July 17, 2015
8:00pm - 11:30pm
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Hondo's on Main
312 West Main Street  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-997-1633
Hondo's on Main LIVE with The BRET GRAHAM BAND
Discover an incredible line-up of Texas musicians performing Wednesday - Sunday.
The best music in the Texas Hill Country is live at Hondo's on Main. You can also enjoy the BEST gourmet burger in Fredericksburg and lots of other delicious offerings from Chef David's EXTREME Texas Cusine!

Tonight don't miss
BRET GRAHAM BAND

Friday, July 17, 2015

8:00pm 11:30pm


Hondo's on Main is located in the West Main Historic District!
Jul 18
Sat
Bending Branch Winery presents "Two Tooooooons!!"
Bending Branch Winery
July 18, 2015
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Bending Branch Winery
142 Lindner Branch Trail  Comfort, Texas 78013
830-995-2948
Bending Branch Winery presents "Two Tooooooons!!"
Bending Branch Winery presents-
a concert with Two Tons of Steel

6 to 9 p.m. July 18, on the crushpad.

$15 adults/$5 for 12 and younger.


purchase tickets through Eventbrite

Food trucks, including Firehouse Fare


No discounts apply for this special event
Jul 18
Sat
Grape Creek Vineyards Chili and Chillin'
Grape Creek Vineyards
July 18, 2015
11:00am
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Grape Creek Vineyards
10587 East US Highway 290  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-644-2710
Grape Creek Vineyards Chili and Chillin'
Chili and Chillin'

*A Wine Road 290 Event*

Executive Chef, Ross Burtwell, will be serving Venison Black Bean Chili from his cookbook
paired with Grape Creek Grand Rouge.

You don't want to miss this fun food and wine event!
We will begin the pairing around 11 am! See you there!

07/18/2015
Jul 18
Sat
Fredericksburg Wine Road 290 Wineries' Chili and Chilin
Wine Road 290
July 18, 2015
Noon - Midnight
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Wine Road 290
Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
Fredericksburg Wine Road 290 Wineries' Chili and Chilin
Chili and Chilin

Wine Road 290 wine trail, invite you to participate in a Saturday, July 18 EVENT.
Each winery will team with a top restaurant in the Texas Hill Country to
present Chili & Chilin. We know, it’s hot in July, but Texans love their chili
and the wineries want to emphasize the versatility of wine and food pairings.
Come, taste and realize that anytime is a great time for Chili & Chilin.


Take the weekend, get away to the TEXAS HILL COUNTRY and see why
we have been rated the second most desired “wine destination”
in America and one of the top TEN wine destinations in the WORLD.


Like us on Facebook, then share the Event and make plans with your friends to go!

Texas Hill Country- FIFTEEN wineries, making upWine Road 290 invite you to participate in an event Saturday, July 18, 2015.


Visit www.wineroad290.com for map.
Just 45 miles between the west-most winery (Chisholm Trail Winery)
and the east-most winery (Texas Hills Vineyard). The other 13 are in-between.

No TICKET required! Most wineries have a small “tasting fee”; but there is no additional fee.

Wineries participating (listed from west to east)are: Chisholm Trail Winery, Fredericksburg Winery,
Lost Draw Cellars, Rancho Ponte, Fiesta Winery 290 , 4.0 Cellars, Grape Creek Vineyard,
Torre di Pietra Vineyards, Becker Vineyards, Hilmy Cellars, Woodrose Winery, Pedernales Cellars,
William Chris Vineyards, Hye Meadow Winery, and Texas Hills Vineyard.


Hours vary by winery - click on individual winery links for details
Where: All of the Fredericksburg Wine Road 290 wineries
Jul 18
Sat
Live Music at William Chris Vineyards
William Chris Vineyards
July 18, 2015
12:30pm - 4:30pm
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William Chris Vineyards
10352 U.S. Highway 290  Hye, Texas 78635
830-998-7654
Live Music at William Chris Vineyards
Saturday - July 18, 2015


Live Music: Jim Thomas


12:30pm - 4:30pm

William Chris Vineyards
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Live music by Jeff Wood at Grape Creek
Grape Creek Vineyards
July 18, 2015 - July 19, 2015
1:00pm
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Grape Creek Vineyards
10587 East US Highway 290  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-644-2710
Live music by Jeff Wood at Grape Creek
Enjoy culinary delights from our NEW Trattoria!

We have live music by Jeff Wood on the patio, starting at 2 pm Saturday
1pm Sunday!


Experience our Cellar Tour and Private Tasting
or
schedule an Ambassador Tasting as a Wine Club Member!
Jul 18
Sat
MUSIC at Torre di Pietra Vineyards & Winery
Torre Di Pietra Winery
July 18, 2015
1:00pm - 5:00pm
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Torre Di Pietra Winery
10915 East US Hwy 290  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-644-2829
MUSIC at Torre di Pietra Vineyards & Winery
Saturday, July 18th

– Live Music -


1:00pm – 5:00pm featuring The Drew Fish Band.

Smokehaus BBQ will be onsite selling their delicious BBQ 12pm – close
(or until it’s all gone)

Wine by the glass/bottle available for sale
...along with Artisan breads, cheese snacks, pestos and more...
Jul 18
Sat
Night in Old Fredericksburg
Gillespie County Fairgrounds
July 18, 2015
1:00pm - 11:45pm
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Gillespie County Fairgrounds
530 Fair Drive  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-997-2359
Night in Old Fredericksburg
Night in Old Fredericksburg


Jul 18 2015

The 52nd NIOF returns to the Gillespie County Fairgrounds.

This year for one big, glorious summer evening where you can celebrate
everything that makes Fredericksburg special!

Thrill to a full afternoon of quarter horse and thoroughbred races.
Enjoy cold beverages and delicious food. Participate in dominoes,
Bavarian beer maid races, yodeling, shoe slapping, stein holding,
chicken dancing and beer keg rolling.

Vote for your favorites in the Lone Star Barbecue Society BBQ cook-off
and CASI-sanctioned chili cook-off. Enjoy live music and dancing galore
to the Off the Grid Band at 1 pm,
the Seven Dutchmen at 7 pm
and the Chris Story Band at 8:30 pm.
You won’t want to miss it!

1 pm to midnight. Tickets are $7 before 6 pm and include the horse races.
Tickets are $10 after 6 pm and include the concert/dance.
Tickets are available online.
Jul 18
Sat
Luckenbach Texas Saturday Night Thomas Michael Riley
Luckenbach Texas
July 18, 2015
8:00pm - 11:30pm
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Luckenbach Texas
Luckenbach Loop  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-997-3224 | 888-311-8990
Luckenbach Texas Saturday Night Thomas Michael Riley
Thomas Michael Riley


Saturday Night Dance
- Texas Country


$10pp at the Gate
- Kids 12 & Under Free


JULY 18, 2015 9:00 PM - 11:45 PM

at Luckenbach Texas
Jul 18
Sat
Hondo's on Main LIVE with JIM RABY
Hondo's on Main
July 18, 2015
8:00pm - 11:30pm
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Hondo's on Main
312 West Main Street  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-997-1633
Hondo's on Main LIVE with JIM RABY
Discover an incredible line-up of Texas musicians performing Wednesday - Sunday.
The best music in the Texas Hill Country is live at Hondo's on Main. You can also enjoy the BEST gourmet burger in Fredericksburg and lots of other delicious offerings from Chef David's EXTREME Texas Cusine!

Tonight don't miss
JIM RABY
AND THE GOOD WHISKEY BAND

Saturday, July 18, 2015

8:00pm 11:30pm


Hondo's on Main - located in the West Main Historic District!
Jul 19
Sun
Messina Hof Winery WINE and PIE PAIRING
Messina Hof Winery Hill Country
July 19, 2015
Noon - 3:00pm
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Messina Hof Winery Hill Country
9996 Hwy 290 East  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-990-4653
Messina Hof Winery WINE and PIE PAIRING
Messina Hof
FREDERICKSBURG

WINE and PIE PAIRING


The third Sunday of each month,
guests may gather for this very special pairing...

MESSINA HOF HILL COUNTRY
Jul 19
Sun
Hondo's Gospel Sunday with Melissa Weatherly
Hondo's on Main
July 19, 2015
12:30pm - 3:30pm
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Hondo's on Main
312 W Main  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-997-1633
Hondo's Gospel Sunday with Melissa Weatherly
Hondo's Gospel Sunday with MELISSA WEATHERLY AND THE ANY GIVEN SUNDAY BAND

Melissa Weatherley's BEAUTIFUL VOICE is a MIRACLE, a GIFT! I have never before experienced such a powerful swell of the HOLY SPIRIT.... FLOWING through her to all of us on Gospel Sundays... somehow that GREAT BIG BEAUTIFUL VOICE gets BIGGER and RICHER... FILLED and BRIMMING OVER with the LOVE and GLORY of God. It TESTIFIES... it brings the doubtful, the disbelievers to their knees, it LIFTS UP the FAITHFUL and flies us up close to HEAVEN... where tears of JOY are born! Thank you for SHARING your GIFT with the WORLD, Melissa! We are so BLESSED! I am so very GRATEFUL for you! I am so GRATEFUL that GOD brought all of us together! - Mimi Taylor, Music Buyer Hondo's on Main

Every Sunday, 12:30pm - 3:30pm

Sunday night:
AARON and KELLY PATTERSON

7:30pm - 10:30pm
Jul 19
Sun
Songwriter Sundays at Luckenbach Texas
Luckenbach Texas
July 19, 2015
1:00pm - 5:00pm
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Luckenbach Texas
Luckenbach Loop  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-997-3224 | 888-311-8990
Songwriter Sundays at Luckenbach Texas
Songwriter Sundays w/ Susan Gibson and Friends
Folk/Country

Free Show

at Luckenbach Texas
July 19, 2015 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
July 20, 2015 - July 26, 2015
 
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The Bob Hope Traveling Exhibit at the Nimitz Museum
Admiral Nimitz Museum
May 15, 2015 - September 15, 2015
9:00am - 5:00pm
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Admiral Nimitz Museum
340 East Main Street  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-997-8600
The Bob Hope Traveling Exhibit at the Nimitz Museum
15 MAY 2015 - 15 SEPTEMBER 2015

A very special exhibit about the life of Bob Hope will visit the Nimitz Museum from May 15, 2015 until September 15, 2015. The Bob and Delores Hope Foundation, along with the World Golf Hall of Fame, have produced a 2,000 square foot traveling exhibit about Bob Hope and his varied life, including his many USO trips to the Pacific. This exhibit includes more than 700 vintage photos, seven videos, more than 170 artifacts, an audio tour and a special educational program to enable children to understand better what they are viewing.


Bob Hope was a great admirer of Admiral Chester Nimitz and a strong supporter of the Admiral Nimitz Foundation and Nimitz Museum. He came to Fredericksburg in 1976 to attend a fundraiser to save the old Nimitz Hotel. He also served as an Honorary Trustee until his death.


This will be a unique exhibit which will be enjoyable for all ages. The Museum and Foundation are especially honored to be able to present this exhibit since only 16 facilities have been selected to host this rare and fascinating exhibit. Additional information will be available on the Museum's website and in the next issue of the newsletter.

This exhibit is free to the public. A museum ticket is not needed.
LOCATION

National Museum of the Pacific War
340 E Main St, Fredericksburg, TX 78624

HOURS
Daily from 9am to 5pm. Closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day.
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Seussical
Hill Country Community Theatre
July 16, 2015 - July 26, 2015
7:30pm - 9:30pm
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Hill Country Community Theatre
4003 W FM 2147  Cottonwood Shores, Texas 78657
830-798-8944
Seussical
CALENDAR OF EVENTS
July 2015

MUSICAL: “Seussical”

Music by Stephen Flaherty. Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens. Book by Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty. Co-Conceived by Lynn Ahrens, Stephen Flaherty and Eric Idle. Based on the works of Dr. Seuss.

Directed by Wendy Ferrell. Vocal Direction by Deborah Vanicek. Choreography by Virginia Shoemake.


DESCRIPTION: The only thing more fun than reading a Dr. Seuss book is seeing a magical musical extravaganza live, onstage with all the favorite Dr. Seuss characters! The Cat in the Hat is the host and Horton the Elephant is the guide on a journey from the Jungle of Nool to the Circus McGurkus to the World of the Whos, as a child with a big imagination proves that a person is a person no matter how small.

DATES: July 16 through 26


TIMES: Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 PM. Sunday matinees at 2:15 PM.


TICKET
INFORMATION: Admission is $25 for adults and $12 for children and students with a valid ID. Reservations can be made by calling (830) 798-8944, online at www.thehcct.org, or at the box office (12:00 noon to 4:00 PM, Monday through Friday) beginning July 6 for HCCT members and July 9 for the general public.


LOCATION: Hill Country Community Theatre
4003 W FM 2147
Cottonwood Shores, TX 78657
 The Hill Country Community Theatre is a handicapped accessible theatre.
TAGS:
Children's Activities|Live Theater
Jul 24
Fri
Live Music at William Chris Vineyards
William Chris Vineyards
July 24, 2015
12:30pm - 4:30pm
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10352 U.S. Highway 290  Hye, Texas 78635
830-998-7654
Live Music at William Chris Vineyards
Friday - July 24, 2015


Live Music: Darrin Kobetich

12:30pm - 4:30pm




William Chris Vineyards
Jul 24
Fri
Matt Kersh at Tapatio Springs
Tapatio Springs Hill Country Resort & Spa
July 24, 2015
6:30pm - 10:30pm
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Tapatio Springs Hill Country Resort & Spa
1 Resort Way  Boerne, Texas 78006
855-627-2243
Matt Kersh at Tapatio Springs
Matt Kersh, a singer and songwriter who brings classic Country and Folk to the stage, is performing at Tapatio Springs on Friday, July 24th. His calming acoustics and warming voice are sure to get you feeling the rhythm and beat of Texas.

Make your reservations at http://www.opentable.com/la-cascada-the-resort-at-tapatio-springs-reservations-boerne
Jul 24
Fri
Luckenbach Texas presents Almost Patsy Cline Band
Luckenbach Texas
July 24, 2015
8:00pm - 11:30pm
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Luckenbach Texas
Luckenbach Loop  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-997-3224 | 888-311-8990
Luckenbach Texas presents Almost Patsy Cline Band
Almost Patsy Cline Band

Friday Night Dance - Country

Free show

at Luckenbach Texas
July 24, 2015 8:00 PM - 11:45 PM
Jul 24
Fri
Hondo's on Main LIVE with The BEN BECKENDORF BAND
Hondo's on Main
July 24, 2015
8:00pm - 11:30pm
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Hondo's on Main
312 West Main Street  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-997-1633
Hondo's on Main LIVE with The BEN BECKENDORF BAND
Discover an incredible line-up of Texas musicians performing Wednesday - Sunday.
The best music in the Texas Hill Country is live at Hondo's on Main. You can also enjoy the BEST gourmet burger in Fredericksburg and lots of other delicious offerings from Chef David's EXTREME Texas Cusine!

Tonight don't miss BEN BECKENDORF BAND

Friday, July 24, 2015

8:00pm 11:30pm



Hondo's on Main is located in the West Main Historic District!
Jul 25
Sat
Live Music at William Chris Vineyards
William Chris Vineyards
July 25, 2015
12:30pm - 4:30pm
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William Chris Vineyards
10352 U.S. Highway 290  Hye, Texas 78635
830-998-7654
Live Music at William Chris Vineyards
Saturday - July 25, 2015


Live Music: Stephen Morris


12:30pm - 4:30pm

William Chris Vineyards
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Live music by Lonnie Lett at Grape Creek
Grape Creek Vineyards
July 25, 2015 - July 26, 2015
1:00pm
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Grape Creek Vineyards
10587 East US Highway 290  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-644-2710
Live music by Lonnie Lett at Grape Creek
Enjoy culinary delights from our NEW Trattoria!

We have live music by Lonnie Lett on the patio, starting at 2 pm Saturday
1 pm Sunday!


Experience our Cellar Tour and Private Tasting
or
schedule an Ambassador Tasting as a Wine Club Member!
Jul 25
Sat
MUSIC at Torre di Pietra Vineyards & Winery
Torre Di Pietra Winery
July 25, 2015
1:00pm - 5:00pm
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Torre Di Pietra Winery
10915 East US Hwy 290  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-644-2829
MUSIC at Torre di Pietra Vineyards & Winery
Saturday, July 25th – Live Music


Live Music 1:00pm – 5:00pm
featuring The Drugstore Cowboy Duo.


Wood-Fired Pizza by Josh available for sale 12pm – close
(or until it’s all gone)

Wine by the glass/bottle available for sale
along with Artisan breads, cheese snacks, pestos and more-
Jul 25
Sat
Reunion Band at the 2015 Roots Music Concert Series
Pioneer Museum
July 25, 2015
6:00pm
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Pioneer Museum
325 West Main Street  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-990-8441
Reunion Band at the 2015 Roots Music Concert Series
Bring your whole family to the Roots Music Series at the Pioneer Museum!


July 25
Original Recipe Band
7:00 - 8:30 pm
Reunion Band
9:00 - 10:30 pm


Listen to emerging and established artists at these live, outdoor concerts.
Get comfortable in your favorite lawn chair under the stars.
Dance on the dance floor beside the stage and under the trees.



Dine on some of the best cooking in the county with a cold beer,
wine, water or soft drinks for sale. Every month brings a different genre and menu.

All proceeds support the Mission of the Gillespie County Historical Society (GCHS).
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Jul 25
Sat
Aaron McDonnell & The Neon Eagles at Tapatio Springs
Tapatio Springs Hill Country Resort & Spa
July 25, 2015
6:30pm - 10:30pm
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Tapatio Springs Hill Country Resort & Spa
1 Resort Way  Boerne, Texas 78006
855-627-2243
Aaron McDonnell & The Neon Eagles at Tapatio Springs
Aaron McDonnell & The Neon Eagles are performing at Tapatio Springs Saturday, July 25th. This up and coming band brings elements of country and blues to the stage. It doesn’t get much better than live music, dinner and drinks on the La Cascada patio while overlooking the 18th green, waterfall and bright Texas stars.

Make your reservations at http://www.opentable.com/la-cascada-the-resort-at-tapatio-springs-reservations-boerne
Jul 25
Sat
Luckenbach Texas presents Max Stalling
Luckenbach Texas
July 25, 2015
8:00pm - 11:30pm
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Luckenbach Loop  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-997-3224 | 888-311-8990
Luckenbach Texas presents Max Stalling
Max Stalling

with guest Parker McCollum


Americana-Blues-Rock-Country

$15pp
- Kids 12 and Under Free

at Luckenbach Texas
JULY 25, 2015
8:00 PM - 11:45 PM
Jul 25
Sat
Hondo's on Main LIVE presents The MITCH JACOBS BAND
Hondo's on Main
July 25, 2015
8:00pm - 11:30pm
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Hondo's on Main
312 West Main Street  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-997-1633
Hondo's on Main LIVE presents The MITCH JACOBS BAND
Discover an incredible line-up of Texas musicians performing Wednesday - Sunday.
The best music in the Texas Hill Country is live at Hondo's on Main. You can also enjoy the BEST gourmet burger in Fredericksburg and lots of other delicious offerings from Chef David's EXTREME Texas Cusine!

Tonight don't miss MITCH JACOBS BAND

This Saturday,
July 25, 2015


8:00pm 11:30pm


Hondo's on Main is located in the West Main Historic District!
Jul 26
Sun
Messina Hof Winery WINE and CHEESE PAIRING
Messina Hof Winery Hill Country
July 26, 2015
Noon - 3:00pm
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Messina Hof Winery Hill Country
9996 Hwy 290 East  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-990-4653
Messina Hof Winery WINE and CHEESE PAIRING
Messina Hof
FREDERICKSBURG

WINE and CHEESE PAIRING
The fourth Sunday of each month,

guests may gather for a special pairing
of Messina Hof Port, Sherry, and Cheese...


MESSINA HOF HILL COUNTRY
Jul 26
Sun
Live Music at William Chris Vineyards
William Chris Vineyards
July 26, 2015
12:30pm - 4:30pm
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William Chris Vineyards
10352 U.S. Highway 290  Hye, Texas 78635
830-998-7654
Live Music at William Chris Vineyards
Sunday -
July 26, 2015

Live Music: Fein Tuned

12:30pm - 4:30pm


William Chris Vineyards
Jul 26
Sun
Hondo's Gospel Sunday with Melissa Weatherly
Hondo's on Main
July 26, 2015
12:30pm - 3:30pm
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Hondo's on Main
312 W Main  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-997-1633
Hondo's Gospel Sunday with Melissa Weatherly
Hondo's Gospel Sunday with MELISSA WEATHERLY AND THE ANY GIVEN SUNDAY BAND

Melissa Weatherley's BEAUTIFUL VOICE is a MIRACLE, a GIFT! I have never before experienced such a powerful swell of the HOLY SPIRIT.... FLOWING through her to all of us on Gospel Sundays... somehow that GREAT BIG BEAUTIFUL VOICE gets BIGGER and RICHER... FILLED and BRIMMING OVER with the LOVE and GLORY of God. It TESTIFIES... it brings the doubtful, the disbelievers to their knees, it LIFTS UP the FAITHFUL and flies us up close to HEAVEN... where tears of JOY are born! Thank you for SHARING your GIFT with the WORLD, Melissa! We are so BLESSED! I am so very GRATEFUL for you! I am so GRATEFUL that GOD brought all of us together! - Mimi Taylor, Music Buyer Hondo's on Main

Every Sunday, 12:30pm - 3:30pm

Sunday night:
DOUG KENT

7:30pm - 10:30pm
Jul 26
Sun
Songwriter Sundays at Luckenbach Texas
Luckenbach Texas
July 26, 2015
1:00pm - 5:00pm
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Luckenbach Texas
Luckenbach Loop  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-997-3224 | 888-311-8990
Songwriter Sundays at Luckenbach Texas
Courtney Patton & Friends
Folk/Country/Roots

Free Show

at Luckenbach Texas
July 26, 2015 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
July 27, 2015 - August 2, 2015
 
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The Bob Hope Traveling Exhibit at the Nimitz Museum
Admiral Nimitz Museum
May 15, 2015 - September 15, 2015
9:00am - 5:00pm
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Admiral Nimitz Museum
340 East Main Street  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-997-8600
The Bob Hope Traveling Exhibit at the Nimitz Museum
15 MAY 2015 - 15 SEPTEMBER 2015

A very special exhibit about the life of Bob Hope will visit the Nimitz Museum from May 15, 2015 until September 15, 2015. The Bob and Delores Hope Foundation, along with the World Golf Hall of Fame, have produced a 2,000 square foot traveling exhibit about Bob Hope and his varied life, including his many USO trips to the Pacific. This exhibit includes more than 700 vintage photos, seven videos, more than 170 artifacts, an audio tour and a special educational program to enable children to understand better what they are viewing.


Bob Hope was a great admirer of Admiral Chester Nimitz and a strong supporter of the Admiral Nimitz Foundation and Nimitz Museum. He came to Fredericksburg in 1976 to attend a fundraiser to save the old Nimitz Hotel. He also served as an Honorary Trustee until his death.


This will be a unique exhibit which will be enjoyable for all ages. The Museum and Foundation are especially honored to be able to present this exhibit since only 16 facilities have been selected to host this rare and fascinating exhibit. Additional information will be available on the Museum's website and in the next issue of the newsletter.

This exhibit is free to the public. A museum ticket is not needed.
LOCATION

National Museum of the Pacific War
340 E Main St, Fredericksburg, TX 78624

HOURS
Daily from 9am to 5pm. Closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day.
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Fredericksburg Youth Theater presents “Annie, Jr.”
Steve W. Shepherd Theater
July 30, 2015 - August 2, 2015
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Steve W. Shepherd Theater
1668 South US Highway 87  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
Fredericksburg Youth Theater presents “Annie, Jr.”
Fredericksburg Youth Theater presents

“Annie, Jr.”

Thursday, July 30, 2015 - Sunday, August 02, 2015



Leapin’ Lizards! One of the world’s best-loved musicals
returns to the FTC stage in an all-new junior version.

Thurs, Fri and Sat at 7:30 PM; Sun at 2 PM.
At the Steve W. Shepherd Theater



Please visit the website for ticket information
www.frederickburgtheater.org

(830) 997-3588.
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Jul 31
Fri
Live Music at William Chris Vineyards
William Chris Vineyards
July 31, 2015
1:30pm - 4:30pm
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William Chris Vineyards
10352 U.S. Highway 290  Hye, Texas 78635
830-998-7654
Live Music at William Chris Vineyards
Friday - July 31, 2015

Live Music: Rick Bussey


1:30pm - 4:30pm

William Chris Vineyards
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Beer by the Bay
Horseshoe Bay Resort
July 31, 2015 - August 1, 2015
6:00pm - 11:00pm
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Horseshoe Bay Resort
200 Hi Circle North  Horseshoe Bay, Texas 78657
877-611-0112
Beer by the Bay
Music is in the air at Horseshoe Bay Resort! On Friday, July 31st, the AAA-four diamond resort will kick off its Beer by the Bay Music Festival. Performances range from Texas country artists (GRAMMY-award winning Asleep at the Wheel, Dale Watson, GRAMMY-award winner Suzy Bogguss and more) – to - great get-up-and-dance music (The Nightowls), all-you-can-eat culinary delights and award-winning Texas microbreweries making this an event you can’t miss.

The event is open to the public. Admission for a one-day pass start at $69 that includes all-you-can-eat food, beer tasting tickets, non-alcoholic beverages, and admission to the music festival. Tickets can be purchased online at hsbresort.com. For just $30 more, guests can purchase a one-day pass for $99 that includes unlimited craft beer tastings. Overnight Festival Hotel packages are also available online.
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Jul 31
Fri
Rockbox Theater Now, That's...COUNRTY!
Rockbox Theater
July 31, 2015
8:00pm
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Rockbox Theater
109 N. Llano  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-997-7625 | 866-349-6688
Rockbox Theater Now, That's...COUNRTY!
Now, That's...COUNRTY!
Rockbox Theater
Fredericksburg, TX
Friday Jul 31, 2015 - Saturday Aug 1, 2015
A fun-filled Country review of Classic Hits from Icons of the 60s ,70s, 80s, and Today!
Have a downhome good ol' time as our talented cast of performers and singers take you on a journey through some of America's best Country Music! From Hee-Haw to Garth Brooks and in between.
Starring: Jeff Fairchild of Third Town from NBC's NASHVILLE STAR, the multi-talented Ashlee Rose, and the powerhouse vocals of Brian Green. Hear hits from artists such as: Bob Wills, Hank Williams Sr. Patsy Cline, Charlie Rich, Loretta...
Friday shows at 8pm and Saturday Shows at 4:30pm


Please call the box office.
Jul 31
Fri
Luckenbach Texas hosts Wagon Aces
Luckenbach Texas
July 31, 2015
8:00pm - 11:30pm
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Luckenbach Loop  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-997-3224 | 888-311-8990
Luckenbach Texas hosts Wagon Aces
Wagon Aces

Dance Hall Show

Americana-Blues-Rock-Country

JULY 31, 2015
8:00 PM - 11:45 PM

at Luckenbach Texas
Jul 31
Fri
Hondo's on Main LIVE presents BB MORSE and JOE FORLINI
Hondo's on Main
July 31, 2015
8:00pm - 11:30pm
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Hondo's on Main
312 West Main Street  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-997-1633
Hondo's on Main LIVE presents BB MORSE and JOE FORLINI
Discover an incredible line-up of Texas musicians performing Wednesday - Sunday.
The best music in the Texas Hill Country is live at Hondo's on Main. You can also enjoy the BEST gourmet burger in Fredericksburg and lots of other delicious offerings from Chef David's EXTREME Texas Cusine!

Tonight don't miss BB MORSE and JOE FORLINI


8:00pm 11:30pm
Friday, July 31, 2015


Hondo's on Main is located in the West Main Historic District!
Aug 01
Sat
Hill Country Food Truck Festival
Luckenbach Texas
August 1, 2015
Noon - 7:00pm
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Luckenbach Texas
Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-997-3224 | 888-311-8990
Hill Country Food Truck Festival
The 2nd Annual Hill Country Food Truck Festival AUGUST 1, 2015. A full day of FOOD, WINE and MUSIC. Join the FUN and FLAVOR under the shade of the Luckenbach Live Oak Trees!

Food Trucks
Slider Provider – Gourmet Sliders
Cheesy Jane’s – Burgers
Wheelie Gourmet – Moroccan
Teka Molina – Mexican
Come and Get It Chuck Wagon – Comfort Food
Shortbus Subs - Gourmet Subs
Stout’s Pizza – Pizza
Smoke the Truck – Gourmet BBQ

Texas Hill Country Wineries
Lost Draw Cellars
Becker Vineyards
Kerrville Hills Winery
Singing Waters Vineyards
Texas Hills Vineyard
Fiesta Winery
Hye Meadow Winery
Texas Legato Winery

Live Music
Noon-1pm - Ben Beckendorf band
1:15-2:15pm - Tessy lou and the shotgun stars
2:30-3:30pm - Adam and Chris Carroll
3:45-5:15pm - Midland
5:30-7pm - Paul Cauthen
(Artists and Times Subject to Change)
Special festival rates available through Fredericksburg Inn and Suites. Please call 830-997-0202 or Toll Free 800-446-0202 and tell them you’re coming to the festival.
Aug 01
Sat
Live Music at William Chris Vineyards
William Chris Vineyards
August 1, 2015
12:30pm - 4:30pm
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William Chris Vineyards
10352 U.S. Highway 290  Hye, Texas 78635
830-998-7654
Live Music at William Chris Vineyards
Saturday - August 01, 2015

William Chris Vineyards

Live Music: Stephen Morris

12:30pm - 4:30pm
Aug 01
Sat
Live Music at William Chris Vineyards
William Chris Vineyards
August 1, 2015
12:30pm - 4:30pm
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William Chris Vineyards
10352 U.S. Highway 290  Hye, Texas 78635
830-998-7654
Live Music at William Chris Vineyards
Saturday - August 01, 2015

William Chris Vineyards

Live Music: Trace of Gold
(in the Madeira House)

12:30pm - 4:30pm
Aug 01
Sat
MUSIC at Torre di Pietra Vineyards & Winery
Torre Di Pietra Winery
August 1, 2015
1:00pm - 5:00pm
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Torre Di Pietra Winery
10915 East US Hwy 290  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-644-2829
MUSIC at Torre di Pietra Vineyards & Winery
- Live Music -


Live Music 1:00pm – 5:00pm
featuring The Drugstore Cowboy Duo.


Wood-Fired Pizza by Josh available for sale 12pm – close
(or until it’s all gone)

Wine by the glass/bottle available for sale
along with Artisan breads, cheese snacks, pestos and more-
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Live Music by Cliff Crawford at Grape Creek Vinyards
Grape Creek Vinyards
August 1, 2015 - August 2, 2015
2:00pm
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Grape Creek Vinyards
10587 East US Highway 290  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-644-2710
Live Music by Cliff Crawford at Grape Creek Vinyards
We have live music by Cliff Crawford on the patio, starting at 2 pm!


Enjoy culinary delights from our NEW Trattoria!




Experience our Cellar Tour and Private Tasting
or
schedule an Ambassador Tasting as a Wine Club Member!
Aug 01
Sat
Rockbox Theater Now, That's...COUNRTY!
Rockbox Theater
August 1, 2015
4:30pm
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Rockbox Theater
109 N. Llano  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-997-7625 | 866-349-6688
Rockbox Theater Now, That's...COUNRTY!
Now, That's...COUNRTY!
Rockbox Theater
Fredericksburg, TX
Friday Jul 31, 2015 - Saturday Aug 1, 2015
A fun-filled Country review of Classic Hits from Icons of the 60s ,70s, 80s, and Today!
Have a downhome good ol' time as our talented cast of performers and singers take you on a journey through some of America's best Country Music! From Hee-Haw to Garth Brooks and in between.
Starring: Jeff Fairchild of Third Town from NBC's NASHVILLE STAR, the multi-talented Ashlee Rose, and the powerhouse vocals of Brian Green. Hear hits from artists such as: Bob Wills, Hank Williams Sr. Patsy Cline, Charlie Rich, Loretta...
Friday shows at 8pm and Saturday Shows at 4:30pm


Please call the box office.
Aug 01
Sat
Luckenbach Texas hosts Cory Morrow
Luckenbach Texas
August 1, 2015
8:00pm - 11:30pm
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Luckenbach Texas
Luckenbach Loop  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-997-3224 | 888-311-8990
Luckenbach Texas hosts Cory Morrow
Cory Morrow

and guest John Baurmann

Americana-Blues-Rock-Country

$20pp
- Kids 12 and Under Free

AUGUST 1, 2015
8:00 PM - 11:45 PM


at Luckenbach Texas
Aug 01
Sat
Hondo's on Main LIVE with The BO PORTER BAND
Hondo's on Main
August 1, 2015
8:00pm - 11:30pm
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Hondo's on Main
312 West Main Street  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-997-1633
Hondo's on Main LIVE with The BO PORTER BAND
Discover an incredible line-up of Texas musicians performing Wednesday - Sunday.
The best music in the Texas Hill Country is live at Hondo's on Main. You can also enjoy the BEST gourmet burger in Fredericksburg and lots of other delicious offerings from Chef David's EXTREME Texas Cusine!

Tonight don't miss BO PORTER BAND

8:00pm 11:30pm



Hondo's on Main is located in the West Main Historic District!
Aug 02
Sun
Hondo's Gospel Sunday with Melissa Weatherly
Hondo's on Main
August 2, 2015
12:30pm - 3:30pm
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Hondo's on Main
312 W Main  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-997-1633
Hondo's Gospel Sunday with Melissa Weatherly
Hondo's Gospel Sunday with MELISSA WEATHERLY AND THE ANY GIVEN SUNDAY BAND

Melissa Weatherley's BEAUTIFUL VOICE is a MIRACLE, a GIFT! I have never before experienced such a powerful swell of the HOLY SPIRIT.... FLOWING through her to all of us on Gospel Sundays... somehow that GREAT BIG BEAUTIFUL VOICE gets BIGGER and RICHER... FILLED and BRIMMING OVER with the LOVE and GLORY of God. It TESTIFIES... it brings the doubtful, the disbelievers to their knees, it LIFTS UP the FAITHFUL and flies us up close to HEAVEN... where tears of JOY are born! Thank you for SHARING your GIFT with the WORLD, Melissa! We are so BLESSED! I am so very GRATEFUL for you! I am so GRATEFUL that GOD brought all of us together! - Mimi Taylor, Music Buyer Hondo's on Main

Every Sunday, 12:30pm - 3:30pm

Sunday night:
Bill Nash Band

7:30pm - 10:30pm
Aug 02
Sun
Songwriter Sundays at Luckenbach Texas
Luckenbach Texas
August 2, 2015
1:00pm - 5:00pm
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Luckenbach Loop  Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
830-997-3224 | 888-311-8990
Songwriter Sundays at Luckenbach Texas
Songwriter Sundays
w/ Walt Wilkins and Friends


Folk/Rock/Country
Free Show

at Luckenbach Texas
AUGUST 2, 2015
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

First Friday Artwalk Fredericksburg
We invite you to spend a CULTURAL WEEKEND in the Texas Hill Country! First Friday Artwalk offers an up-close view of the Fredericksburg, Texas ART SCENE - Bringing ART and ART LOVERS together.

First Friday Artwalk Fredericksburg is THE TEXAS HILL COUNTRY'S PREMIER EVENT for art lovers. A new TRADITION is forming in Fredericksburg, Texas! Make your plans for a CULTURAL WEEKEND in the Texas Hill Country! First Friday Artwalk is a wonderful way to spend a leisurely evening of ART, CULTURE, and socializing with FRIENDS! Participating galleries are open late (until 8:00 pm) for this self-guided tour.  Explore the unique character of each gallery and meet the artists, while enjoying a feast of art exhibits and demonstrations, live music, wine from participating local wineries, oeur d'oeuvres and INSPIRATION! Celebrate our diverse art community as you stroll through Fredericksburg's historic downtown. There is something for everyone, from the traditional mediums of painting, sculpture, and photography to ceramics, jewelry, contemporary and avant garde mixed media!  Discover art from local Fredericksburg and Texas Hill Country artists, as well as, artists from all over the country and the world!  Experience the Fredericksburg, Texas, ART scene up close and personal - all day long the FIRST FRIDAY of every month!

Fredericksburg Farmers Market
Seasonal, May - September
A Locavore / Locapour Event

Join the Fredericksburg,Texas locavore / locapour movement! Fredericksburg Farmers Market! It's more than a Farmer's Market.... It's a community HAPPENING! Join us at Marktplatz for farm to table FRESH produce, handcrafted goat cheese, Tuscan style bread by Josh Raymer, pinot grigio by Texas Hills Vineyards, Lobos by Fredericksburg's newest micro-brewery, Pedernales Brewing Company, homemade peach and strawberry ice cream... Dinner with friends! Gardens of splendor all around... at Marktplatz! Downtown Historic Fredericksburg, Texas! Every Thursday, 4 - 7pm! LIVE your Life! Fresh!

Luckenbach Texas - Putting Fredericksburg Texas on the LIVE MUSIC MAP!
A Texas Hill Country Bucket List Top 10!

If music is the "heart and soul" of Fredericksburg... Luckenbach Texas is certainly the "heart and soul" of MUSIC. In the last ten years, Luckenbach has experienced an amazing REVIVAL; it's one of those MAGICAL times when everything comes together and we all share the GIFT of perfect timing! Powered by a fired up, and very knowledgeable music buyer, and an infusion of outstanding hill country musicians, the Luckenbach "TRAIN" is turning heads! Already in 2012 Luckenbach has hosted: Roger Creager, The Gourds, Billy Joe Shaver, Max Stalling, Micky and the Motorcars with Jason Eady, The Tejas Brothers, Hal Ketchum, Rosie Flores, Larry Joe Taylor, Deryl Dodd, Blacktop Gypsy, WC Clark and Ray Benson, Gary P. Nunn, Ruby Jane,  Doug Moreland, Thomas Michael Riley, Will Owen Gage, Charlie Robison and Robyn Ludwick, Chris Berardo, Clay McClinton... just to name a few! AND, still to come in 2012... HOLD ON! Cory Morrow "Double Exposure" LIVE, Walt Wilkins, Robert Earl Keen, Reckless Kelly, Dale Watson, Jake Hooker and the Outsiders, Ed Jurdi and Gordy Quist, Larry Joe Taylor w/ John Slaughter, Jason Boland and The Stragglers, Stephanie Urbina Jones... and a whole lot more! WOW!

Tear 'em up, ABBEY!

The legendary Pickers Circles under the oak trees, or inside around the wood stove, depending on the weather, have likewise been GRACED with a stellar line-up of top-shelf hill country musicans... month after month...weekly hosts include hill country favorites: Kevin Higgins and Barbara Malteze from the Dust Devils, Bill Lewis, Jimmy Lee Jones, Clay McClinton, Maria Moss and Jon Hogan, Sol Patch, Owen Temple, Weldon Henson, Brigitte London, Ben Beckendorf, Bo Porter, BB Morse, the late, GREAT, Doug Davis... the list goes on and on! So, TREAT yourself to some MAGIC! Everybody's WELCOME! Your HEART, your SOUL will never forget!

Directions to Luckenbach from Fredericksburg:

Take Hwy 290 (Main St.) east for approximately 6 miles - toward Austin. Take a right on RR1376 (KOA Kampgrounds and Stagecoach Stop Shell Gas Station). Continue for 4.6 miles and take a right onto the Luckenbach Town Loop... just before the South Grape Creek Bridge.

HELPFUL HINTS:  When driving on RR 1376 DO NOT turn right onto the “Luckenbach-Cain City” Road – keep going. You will pass the large Feed Mill (Behrends Feed/”Uptown” Luckenbach) on your left. The next two rights after you pass Grapetown Road will be Luckenbach Town Loop. If you cross the South Grape Creek bridge you’ve gone too far.

Physical Address for GPS:

412 Luckenbach Town Loop
Fredericksburg, Texas  78624

Hours Are 9am 'till Close
(Feedlot is open Friday-Sunday 11am-9pm)

Visit Luckenbach Website: www.luckenbachtexas.com

The "Sit and Sip Tour" at Garrison Brothers Distillery in Hye, Texas
The “Sit and Sip” Tour is a guided walk of the ranch-distillery with detailed information about bourbon whiskey and the history of Garrison Brothers.
Our cooks and distillers will explain the process from “corn to cork.” You’ll smell the sweet corn cooking, taste sweet mash, and observe the fermenting distiller’s beer. You’ll tour the legendary stillhouse and sample high proof “white dog” right from the stills. Finally, we’ll walk you through our barrel barn for a small sample of our limited release. This tour takes about an hour.

Tours are $10 per person and free if you show up on a horse. Tastings are free for humans and horses.

When:  Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays

Times:  10 am, HIGH NOON, 2pm and 4pm

Cost:   $10

www.garrisonbros.com
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The "Best Texas Wines of 2014"
Jessica Dupuy, Texas Monthly

A list of the best Texas wines released this year, including the top reds, whites, and rosés you should be tasting right now.
Jessica's recommendations include, Texas Hill Country Favorites:
Brennan Vineyards
(“W” Winemaker’s Choice, NV, Located in 4.0 Cellars),
Duchman Family Winery
(Nero D’Avola, 2010),
Fall Creek Vineyards and Winery (GSM, 2012),
Mcpherson Cellars
(Les Copains Red, 2012),
Messina Hof Hill Country
(GSM, Grenache, Shiraz, Mourvedre),
Perissos Vineyard and Winery (Petite Sirah, 2012),
Pedernales Cellars
(Texas Tempranillo, 2012), Spicewood Vineyards
(Estate Tempranillo, 2012)

William Chris Vineyards

(Syrah, 2013)
www.texasmonthly.com

10 Best Wine Travel Destinations 2014
Wine Enthusiast Magazine

Wine Enthusiast named the Texas Hill Country, USA, NUMBER THREE on their list of the "10 Best Wine Travel Destinations 2014"!
"It’s still a sea of cowboy hats and pickup trucks, a place where you can sip award-winning wines in a landscape dotted with as many cacti as vines. Visitors may flock to Hill Country to sip wine, but they end up drinking in the romance of the Old West, too. - Alexis Korman
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Top 5 Texas Tempranillos
Jessica Dupuy, Texas Monthly

Drink one (or all five, though maybe not on the same day) to celebrate International Tempranillo Day.
Alamosa Wine Cellars El Guapo Tempranillo 2011
Spicewood Vineyards Estate
Tempranillo 2012
Ground Up Tempranillo 2012
Pedernales Cellars Reserve
Tempranillo 2012
Pedernales Cellars Texas
Tempranillo 2012
www.texasmonthly.com

"Cowboy Bourbon" by Garrison Brothers Distillery
"American Micro Whiskey of the Year!"

Make us TEXAS PROUD Garrison Brothers Distillery! In the 2014 Edition of Jim Murray's Whiskey Bible, the world's leading whiskey guide,"Cowboy Bourbon" from Garrison Brothers was named
"The American Micro Whiskey
of the year!"
www.garrisonbros.com

Texas Top 40 Travel Destinations
Texas Highways Magazine

The Texas Highways readers' choice Texas Top 40 countdown! Last fall, Texas Highways readers were asked
to share their favorite places in the state for the "Texas Top-40 Travel Destinations”.
San Antonio came in #1,
The Texas Hill Country #5, and Fredericksburg #7!
www.texashighways.com

FIRST FRIDAY ARTWALK
Fredericksburg, Tx

Bringing Art and Art Lovers together!
Enjoy fine wine from local wineries and the Fredericksburg ART scene!
Find out more >

Texas Hill Country
By John Graves and Wyman Meinzer

Two of Texas' most respected artists join their talents to create an unsurpassed portrait of the Texas Hill Country. "Together, John Graves and Wyman Meinzer once again demonstrate that they  are the foremost artists of the Texas landscape. The portrait they create in images and words is as close as you can come to the heart of the Hill Country without being there." www.utexas.edu

Sherman's Travel
5 Eco Friendly Wineries

Pedernales Cellars, Texas Composting, recycling, and natural pest management is just the starting point for Pedernales Cellars. By building underground, this Texas Hill Country winery takes advantage of the area’s natural limestone to provide a cool and steady environment for case storage, slashing the facility’s energy consumption in half. Removal of invasive plant species and cedar overgrowth from the property has also led to the reemergence of previously lost seeps and springs. An added bonus? The tasting room features local and sustainable products like Bella Vista Ranch’s olive oils and t-shirts made from renewable bamboo fibers.
- April 22, 2013 by Teresa Bitler
Read about other Eco-Friendly
Wineries at blog.shermanstravel.com

Hill Country Bicycle Works

You can rent a bike at Hill Country Bicycle Works! Their rental fleets feature road and fitness hybrid bikes. It is recommended that you reserve your rental bike in advance, especially during holidays and weekends. They also have maps and recommendations for rides in and around Fredericksburg, Texas, and the surrounding Texas Hill Country! Located at 702 East Main. Closed Sundays and Wednesdays! 830-990-2609
www.hillcountrybicycle.com