Germanfest, Muenster, TX, April 25 – 27, 2014
Get ready for three days filled with gemütlichkeit and good times at Muenster’s 39th annual homage to its German heritage.
Two step to the sounds of contemporary and classic country tunes as an array of acts (including Saturday night headliner Wade Bowen) provide a soundtrack to the event on the Texas stage, or move your feet to an oompah beat when Das Ist Lustig and Alpine Express take the stage at the German Tanzhalle.
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Derrick Days, Corsicana, TX, April 23 – 26, 2014
An annual celebration of the black gold discovered during the city of Corsicana’s first oil boom offers visitors a golden opportunity to enjoy four days rich in family-oriented fun.
Scoot your boots at a street dance or at The Remington’s Kick Off Dance with Cody Johnson.
If the sight of antique autos has you dancing on air, waltz over to the vintage vehicles on display at the 11th annual Shakers & Scrapers Car Show, benefiting... [Read more of this post]
Louisiana Swamp Thing and Crawfish Festival, Austin, TX, April 12, 2014
Celebrating 20 years of bringing a bit of the bayou to the capital city, in mid-April folks with a hunger for Cajun cuisine and tasty tunes will flock to Congress Avenue for a day that will satisfy both the stomach and the soul.
Enjoy a musical gumbo as an array of acts spice up the festivities with the sounds of blues, jazz, rock, funk, Cajun and zydeco. Among the artists scheduled to take the stage this year are:
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Bluebonnet Festival, Chappell Hill, TX, April 12 – 13, 2014
Deemed the Official Bluebonnet Festival of Texas, the 50th anniversary of Chappell Hill’s annual salute to the state flower will be a golden opportunity to celebrate the signs of spring in a town where the roots of Texas history run deep.
Attendees can cultivate their love for shopping as they browse among more than 250 booth brimming with arts and crafts, jewelry, home decor and gardening gadgets for those with green thumbs.
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Texas SandFest, Port Aransas, TX, April 11 – 13, 2014
For three days in April the sands of time will shift back to those carefree childhood days when warm weather meant constructing fairytale castles on the beach as you watch modern day Michelangelos mold masterpieces from the golden grains on Mustang Island at an annual ode to oceanside fun.
A throng more than 100,000 strong will gather at one of the nation’s largest sand sculpting competitions to:
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