March 2015 Event Schedual

Fun in Fredericksburg in March

“Contemporary Texas” Art Show at RS Hanna Gallery

Mar 01 2015 to Mar 28 2015

From the coast to the badlands, suburbia to hay fields splayed open to the sky with all those long, winding roads between . . . come home to Texas this Texas Independence Day with contemporary impressionists at RS Hanna Gallery, a jewel box of “artists artists” just a few steps off the beaten path in historic Fredericksburg, Texas. Opening reception on March 6 from 6 to 8 pm during First Friday Art Walk Fredericksburg.

Address: 208 S. Llano
Phone: (830) 307-3071

Doug Anthony playing at Becker Vineyards

Mar 01 2015 to Mar 01 2015

At Becker Vineyards.
1 pm

Address: Off Jenschke Lane 11 miles east on Hwy 290
Phone: (830) 644-2681

 

Lonnie Lett playing at Grape Creek Vineyards

Mar 01 2015 to Mar 01 2015

Grape Creek Vineyards
1 pm.

Address: 10 miles east on Hwy 290
Phone: (830) 644-2710

 

Walt Wilkins & Friends playing in Luckenbach Texas

Mar 01 2015 to Mar 01 2015

In Luckenbach Texas – “Where Everybody’s Somebody!”
1 pm.

Address: On RR 1376 off Hwy 290 East
Phone: (830) 997-3224

Pickers Circle w/Sol Patch in Luckenbach Texas

Mar 02 2015 to Mar 02 2015

In Luckenbach Texas – “Where Everybody’s Somebody!”

5 pm

Address: Luckenbach Town Loop off RR 1376 on Hwy 290 E
Phone: (830) 997-3224

 

Blues Monday with Ben Beckendorf at Silver Creek

Mar 02 2015 to Mar 02 2015

Silver Creek Beer Garden & Grille

6 pm

Address: 310 E. Main
Phone: (830) 990-4949

 

Texas Masters” Group Show at Insight Gallery

Mar 02 2015 to Mar 23 2015

InSight Gallery is proud to host our seventh annual Texas Masters show featuring new works by the finest Texas artists living and working today, each with their own unique voice but collectively as diverse as the State of Texas. Expect over 40 new works from Gallery artists at one of our most popular shows. Opening reception on March 6 from 6 to 8 pm during First Friday Art Walk Fredericksburg.

Address: 214 W. Main St.
Phone: (830) 997-9920

 

Rockbox Theater Celebrity Series presents Donny Edwards, Elvis Tribute

Mar 04 2015 to Mar 05 2015

Donny Edwards’ dynamic performance will take you back to the 1950’s and the early years of rock ‘n roll, getting you “all shook up” all over again.  Then you’ll revisit the legendary Las Vegas years of the 1970’s as Donny recreates the performances of the one and only “King of Rock ‘n Roll”.

Two performances only at 7 pm.  $37 – $47 adults; $17 youth.  Tickets by reservation available online.

Address: 109 N. Llano
Phone: (830) 997-7625

 

Admiral Nimitz Foundation Distinguished Speaker Series with George P. Shultz

Mar 04 2015 to Mar 04 2015

Join us in Fredericksburg, Texas, the birthplace of Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz, for the initial event of the 2015 Admiral Nimitz Foundation Distinguished Speaker Series.  Featuring George P. Shultz, former Chairman of President Ronald Reagan’s Economic Policy Advisory board and Secretary of State from 1982-89.  All tickets include dinner and open bar.  Cocktail Party begins at 6 pm, Remarks and Q & A at 7 pm, followed by Dinner.  Signed copies of Issues on my Mind:  Strategies for the Future by George P. Shultz will be available at the Cocktail Party.  To be held at the St. Mary’s Parish Center.  Space is limited and is on a first come basis.  To purchase tickets immediately, contact Laura Nelson at (830) 997-8600 ext. 200 or nelson@nimitzfoundation.org

Individual tickets are $250.

 

Address: 304 W. San Antonio
Phone: (830) 997-8600 ext 200

 

Fredericksburg Chamber of Commerce 95th Annual Banquet & Awards

Mar 05 2015 to Mar 05 2015

Join this annual gathering of the Chamber membership to recognize the shining stars of our community.  The evening will include a catered meal, silent and live auctions and great fellowship.  Tickets must be purchased in advance.  To be held at the Gillespie County Fairgrounds.

Social & Music at 5:30 pm; Dinner at 6:30 pm.  $40 per ticket until February 20; $50 thereafter.

Address: Highway 16 South
Phone: (830) 997-5000

 

Horseless Carriage Club at Pioneer Museum

Mar 05 2015 to Mar 05 2015

The Horseless Carriage Club of America (HCCA) will make a brief stop at the Pioneer Museum on Thursday, March 5, 2015.  The HCCA is an international club of early automobile enthusiasts specializing in automobiles built in 1915 or earlier, called “Brass-Era Automobiles”, who like to drive their vehicles on tours that range upward of 100 miles on any given day.  Those wishing to view the automobiles are encouraged to watch for the vehicles as they drive on to Main Street at S. Washington and proceed west on Main Street to enter the museum grounds. There will be approximately 40 antique cars on display for visitors to see from 10 am through the noon hour that day.

Regular museum admission will apply.

Address: 325 W. Main
Phone: (830) 990-8441

 

First Friday Art Walk Fredericksburg March

Mar 06 2015 to Mar 06 2015

Participating art galleries stay open until 8 pm so visitors can experience fine art and true Texas hospitality along with special art exhibits and artist demonstrations the first Friday of every month.  Fine Art, Fine Wine, Fine Times!  Please stop by the Fredericksburg Visitor Information Center at 302 E. Austin to pick up the map of participating galleries.

Address: Participating fine art galleries in Fredericksburg
Phone: (830) 456-0422

 

 

The Original Texas Star Trail Ride 2015

Mar 06 2015 to Mar 14 2015

Join us as we ride The Original Texas Star Trail through Fredericksburg, Luckenbach, Stonewall, Johnson City, Blanco, Fischer and Wimberley.  Each year, about 300 people take part in the 112 mile ride.  It’s the experience of a lifetime and one you will not forget.  We cross 40 cattle guards through more than 20 Texas Hill Country ranches, including the LBJ Ranch.  Spectators welcome!  Ride out at 9 am daily.  Starts at the Gillespie County Fairgrounds.  Please visit the website for more information.

Address: Highway 16 South
Phone: (512) 791-2503

 

“Texas Beauty” Art Show at Artisans Texas Gallery

Mar 06 2015 to Mar 20 2015

Artisans presents the natural beauty of the Texas Hill Country through the eyes and hands of oil painter, Becky Rogers, and ceramic sculptor, J’Nil Jackson.  Opening reception on March 6 from 5 to 8 pm during First Friday Art Walk Fredericksburg.

Address: 234 W. Main St.
Phone: (830) 990-8160

 

“Spring Art Show” at Fredericksburg Art Guild

Mar 06 2015 to Apr 27 2015

Presenting works of art in a variety of mediums by the members of the Fredericksburg Art Guild. Opening reception on March 6 from 4 to 8 pm during First Friday Art Walk Fredericksburg.

Address: 308 E. Austin
Phone: (830) 997-4949

 

Beer & Hymns at Pedernales Brewing Company

Mar 07 2015 to Mar 07 2015

Come by Pedernales Brewing Company located one mile south of Fredericksburg, Texas for a pint and some singing with Bill Smallwood.   Beer & Hymns is held on the first Saturday of each month from 5 to 6 pm in the brew house. Beer will be $4 a pint, water free, no entrance fee and no purchase necessary.  Kids are welcome and bring your own chair if you prefer to sit.  Yahoo!

 

 

Spring Break at the Pioneer Museum 2015

Mar 07 2015 to Mar 14 2015

Historic crafts, activities and demonstrations, including quilting and stoking the forge at the blacksmith shop.  Try your hand at making rope or biting into a biscuit cooked in a Dutch Oven over an open campfire.  Stroll through our historic buildings and visit with interpreters.  Fun for the whole family.

Daily 10 am to 5 pm (not open on Sunday).  Admission is $5 adults; $3 students ages 6-17; children 5 and under are free.

Address: 325 W. Main St.
Phone: (830) 990-8441

 

 

Texas Independence Day Celebration in Luckenbach Texas

Mar 07 2015 to Mar 07 2015

Come out to Luckenbach and celebrate Texas Independence Day and view our Official Texas Flag  Retirement Ceremony.  Starting at noon, Brian Burns and Doug Moreland entertain and present history through music.  The Texas Star Trail Ride comes through town around 3 to 4 pm – it’s a sight to behold.  Then to end the day, Dusty Britches and The Rhythm Ranch Hands will be in the dancehall at 8 pm and there is no cover charge.

Address: 412 Luckenbach Town Loop off RR 1376
Phone: (830) 997-3224

 

Nimitz Junior Corps Family Fun at the National Museum of the Pacific War (1)

Mar 10 2015 to Mar 10 2015

Join us for an hour of fun exploring elements of World War II for kids ages 4 to 12.  The theme will be “kites” – design your own kite and learn how the military used kites during the war.  Space is limited and pre-registration is recommended.

11 am.  $5 per child.

 

Address: 340 E. Main St.
Phone: (830) 997-8600 ext. 223

 

Nimitz Junior Corps Family Fun at the National Museum of the Pacific War (2)

Mar 13 2015 to Mar 13 2015

Join us for an hour of fun exploring elements of World War II for kids ages 7 to 12.  The theme will be “codes” – learn the importance of codes, breaking codes and about the famous Navajo code breakers.  Space is limited and pre-registration is recommended.

11 am.  $5 per child.

Address: 340 E. Main St.
Phone: (830) 997-8600 ext. 223

 

 

Blues, Bluebonnets & BBQ at Becker Vineyards 2015

Mar 14 2015 to Mar 15 2015

Dr. Becker’s brother is returning with his bluegrass band, The Wood Street Bloodhounds, from Chicago!  Join us for two days of great music, food and wine.

Sat 10 am to 6 pm; Sun noon to 6 pm.  Wine tasting fees do apply.

Address: 11 miles east on Hwy 290
Phone: (830) 644-2681

 

 

 

 

Texas Hill Country Home & Garden Show 2015

Mar 14 2015 to Mar 15 2015

Join us for this 2nd annual event that the whole family is sure to enjoy!  Featured speakers include HGTV Star Abby Vasek and Fredericksburg’s own Bill Varney from Urban Herbal.  Musical entertainment by The 4 Proches. To be held at the Gillespie County Fairgrounds.  More information available online.

$5 adults; kids under 17 are free.  Saturday 10 am to 4 pm; Sunday 11 am to 3 pm.

Address: Highway 16 South
Phone: (830) 992-2662

 

Luckenbach Spring Break Party 2015

Mar 14 2015 to Mar 14 2015

Spring Break with Reckless Kelly, Micky & The Motorcars and Walt Wilkins & The Mystiqueros! Saturday Night Concert – Texas Rock-Country-Folk-Soul. Advance tickets and more information available online.

8 pm rain or shine.  $20 advance tickets or $25 at the gate; kids 12 and under are free.

Address: 412 Luckenbach Town Loop off RR 1376
Phone: (830) 997-3224

 

 

Pacific Combat Living History Program March 2015

Mar 14 2015 to Mar 15 2015

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.  Online reservations available and recommended.  Walk-up tickets available at the PCZ prior to the program if not sold out.

Performances at 11 am and  2 pm both days.  $7.50 adults; $5 students; children under 6 free.

Address: 500 E. Austin
Phone: (830) 997-8600

 

Texas Hell Week Bicycle Tour 2015

Mar 14 2015 to Mar 21 2015

Daily unsupported bicycle tours of Gillespie County with three distances daily:  40-50 miles, 50-70 miles and 90-100 miles.  Headquarters at the Sunset Inn Motel.  Please visit the website to register or for more information.

Rides start at 9 am each day.

 

Address: 900 S. Adams
Phone: (806) 683-6489

 

Austin Baroque Orchestra & Chorus present “A Cantata by Any Other Name . . .”

Mar 15 2015 to Mar 15 2015

Austin’s period-instrument orchestra and chorus presents a program of sacred and secular baroque music including J. S. Bach’s Jesu, der du meine Seele, Charpentier’s regal Te Deum, and works by Buxtethude, Galuppi and Jerusalem performed on replicas of instruments from the 18th century.  To be held at St. Mary’s Catholic Church.

Informal pre-concert talk begins at 3:30 pm; concert from 4 to 6 pm.  Donations gratefully accepted.

Address: 306 W. San Antonio
Phone: (512) 912-6827

 

Fredericksburg Trade Days March 2015

Mar 20 2015 to Mar 22 2015

Antiques, collectibles, tools, crafts, shabby chic, primitives, ranch furniture, hunting accessories, candles, unique clothing, jewelry, food and so much more.  Shop with over 350 vendors in six barns and acres of merchandise!  Relax in the Biergarten while listening to live music.  Held on the weekend of the third Saturday of each month.

Friday and Saturday from 9 am to 6 pm; Sunday from 9 am to 4 pm.  $5 parking fee good all three days.

Address: 7 miles east on Hwy 290
Phone: (210) 846-4094

 

Van Der Stucken Music Festival

Mar 21 2015 to Mar 21 2015

A concert to honor Fredericksburg-born composer Frank Van der Stucken and featuring performances by the Fredericksburg Community Orchestra, guest speaker Larry Wolz and presenting the winner of the Van der Stuken composition contest.  At historic St. Joseph’s Hall.

7:30 pm.  Donations appreciated.

Address: 212 W. San Antonio
Phone: (806) 549-2483

 

Hill Country Indian Artifact Show March 2015

Mar 21 2015 to Mar 21 2015

Featuring a wide variety of some of the finest Native American artifacts from Texas and the US including arrowheads, pottery, beads, cases and books.  Great door prizes.  Food available.  At the Pioneer Pavilion in Lady Bird Johnson Municipal Park.

8 am to 4 pm.  Admission is $6 per person; age 14 and under free.

Address: Highway 16 South
Phone: (830) 626-5561

 

Luckenbach Mud Dauber/Rockin Billy Chili Fest 2015

Mar 21 2015 to Mar 21 2015

The best in Rock a Billy Music and a return to our Chili Cook Off Roots (Luckenbach and Terlingua are synonamous).  A No Holds Barred Chili Cook Off…  Get your team together and get ready to take the Luckenbach GOLD!!   The Return of the Mud Dauber is also celebrated as Luckenbach has the best MUD in the Universe!  Live music by Rosie Flores, Jesse Dayton, Two Tons of Steel, Paul Cauthen and Billy Joe Shaver.  Public chili tasting begins at 1 pm.  Chili tasting kits sold separately at the gate for $10 until sold out.

Day pass noon until 6 pm $15.  Event pass good for day and night $35.  Night show only (Paul Cauthen and Billy Joe Shaver) $30.

 

Address: 412 Luckenbach Town Loop off RR 1376
Phone: (830) 997-3224

 

Annual Kite Day at Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site

Mar 21 2015 to Mar 21 2015

Children of all ages are invited to decorate and fly an old-fashioned 1900’s kite.  LBJ State Park supplies the materials and enthusiasm to help the kids let their creations soar.  Kites from home are also welcome.  Kites are also available for purchase in the State Park Gift Shop located in the State Park Visitor Center.  Come and have good old-fashioned fun. For this event, participants are recommended to wear closed-toed shoes, appropriate dress for the weather, pack a picnic lunch and bring a camera to capture all the fun!

1 to 3 pm.  Free admission, but donations are welcome.

Address: 16 miles on E. US Hwy 290 in Stonewall
Phone: (830) 644-2252

 

Fredericksburg Wine Road 290 “Vino & Pasta”

Mar 21 2015 to Mar 21 2015

Pasta and good wine – you can’t get much better than that!  Find that perfect paring of wine (vino) and pasta while enjoying the beautiful Texas Hill Country.  Each of the 13 participating Fredericksburg Wine Road 290 wineries will pair with a top local restaurant or caterer to help make this a fun and delicious event.  Food quantities are limited.

During regular winery hours.  Event is free.  Normal tasting fees do apply.

Address: Participating Fredericksburg Wine Road 290 Wineries

 

LBJ 100 Bicycle Tour 2015

Mar 28 2015 to Mar 28 2015

8th annual bicycle tour provides five separate routes of 10, 30, 42, 62 and 85 miles throughout the scenic Texas Hill Country.  Registration online.

Ride begins at 9 am.  Event ends at 5 pm.

Address: 16 miles on E. US Hwy 290 in Stonewall
Phone: (830) 868-7128 ext. 222

 

Spring Fling at Chisholm Trail Winery

Mar 28 2015 to Mar 28 2015

Enjoy live music while sipping great Chisholm Trail wines.  Wood-fired pizza also available.

Noon to 6 pm.  Free admission.

Address: 2367 Usener Rd.
Phone: (830) 990-2675

 

Hsin-Yao Tseng Art Show at InSight Gallery

Mar 30 2015 to Apr 10 2015

Winner of countless artistic awards of excellence, Mr. Tseng is garnering the attention of the art world and making a sensational name for himself at the young age of 29.  His exquisite compositions and fresh approach to urban cityscapes signal a contemporary edge while honoring traditional Western technique.  Mr. Tseng will travel from San Francisco to Fredericksburg for the opening reception on April 3 from 6 to 8 pm during First Friday Art Walk Fredericksburg.

Address: 214 W. Main
Phone: (830) 997-9921

 

First Friday Art Walk Fredericksburg April

Apr 03 2015 to Apr 03 2015

Participating art galleries stay open until 8 pm so visitors can experience fine art and true Texas hospitality along with special art exhibits and artist demonstrations the first Friday of every month.  Fine Art, Fine Wine, Fine Times!  Please stop by the Fredericksburg Visitor Information Center at 302 E. Austin to pick up the map of participating galleries.

Address: Participating fine art galleries in Fredericksburg
Phone: (830) 456-0422

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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