June 2015 Fredericksburg, Texas Event’s Schedule

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June 2015 Event’s Schedule

June 2015 Fredericksburg, Texas Event Schedule

 

Archery Clinic at Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site (Thursdays)

Jun 04 2015 to Jul 30 2015

Basic archery clinic with bows and arrows provided or bring your own.  The clinic will continue every Thursday through the month of July.  It should be a fun and educational time for all participants and is a great lifetime sport for anyone to learn.  At the LBJ State Park Ball Field off of Highway 290 on Cornet Street in Stonewall.

6:30 to 8:30 pm.  Free.

Address: 16 miles east on Hwy 290
Phone: (830) 644-2252

 

“Summer Art Show” at Fredericksburg Art Guild

Jun 05 2015 to Aug 31 2015

View works of art represented in all mediums by members of the Fredericksburg Art Guild.  Opening reception on June 5 from 4 to 8 pm during First Friday Art Walk Fredericksburg.

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

 

Pickers Circle w/Danny & Lorna Terry in Luckenbach Texas

Jun 08 2015 to Jun 08 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

 

Fredericksburg Community Orchestra Fundraiser in Luckenbach Texas

Jun 11 2015 to Jun 11 2015

“Bach to Luckenbach TX” – the 4th annual evening of classical string music and fundraising featuring the Fredericksburg Community Orchestra string and children’s ensembles on the outdoor stage.  Boxed meal by My Own Chef and t-shirts also available.  Tickets available online.

5 pm.  $25 per person for music and meal.  By donation for performance only.

Address: 412 Luckenbach Town Loop
Phone: (806) 549-2483

 

30th Annual Antique Tractor & Engine Club Show 2015

Jun 12 2015 to Jun 13 2015

Tractors will roll into the Gillespie County Fair Grounds for the 30th Annual Hill Country Antique Tractor and Gas Engine Club Show.  Specific events will be from 3 to 6 pm on Friday and from 8 am to 4 pm on Saturday.  Among the events scheduled will be tractor displays, engine displays, blacksmithing, tractor pulls, agricultural machinery demonstrations such as thrashing wheat and baling straw and several different corn processing demonstrations.  An antique tractor parade featuring the tractors participating in the show begins at 1:30 pm on Saturday.  There will also be a sawmill demonstrating old-fashioned sawing and wood planing.  The event will also feature several children’s activities along with things to buy.  Food and drink will also be available. Please visit the website for a complete schedule of times and events.

Admission is $6 adults; 12 and under free; 2-day pass $10.  Free parking.  At the Gillespie County Fairgrounds on Hwy 16 South.

Address: 530 Fair Drive
Phone: (830) 990-8551

 

 

6th Annual Nimitz Golf Classic SOLD OUT

Jun 12 2015 to Jun 12 2015

Play 18 holes at the exclusive, nationally-ranked Boot Ranch championship golf course. Stay alert! Our boys from the Army Air Corps have been flying missions in the area. Marines and armor are on the ground to help “attack” this challenging course! Breakfast at 7 am; cannon shot start at 9 am.  Lunch and beverages provided throughout the day.  Golf among real “hazards” including military vehicles and tanks.  Practice your archery and skeet shooting skills.  Watch for fly-overs by World War II aircraft while on the course! Cocktails, dinner and after party with live music by 80’s cover band Radio Star follow in the Nimitz Hotel Ballroom for players and a guest.  Please visit the website to register or for more information.  PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT.

Phone: (830) 997-8600 ext. 205

 

 

Chisholm Trail Winery 14th Anniversary Celebration

Jun 13 2015 to Jun 13 2015

Join us for a rip roarin’ party to celebrate Chisholm Trail Winery’s 14th Anniversary!  We’ll have live country music on an outdoor stage by The Jeff Martinec Band from 1-5 pm,  birthday cake and bagpipes at noon, and cowboy shootouts and saloon girls all day!  Wahoo Seafood Company will be here selling fresh boiled crawfish with all the fixings, and of course, we’ll have our award-winning wines available by the taste, glass, or bottle.

Noon to 6 pm.  Free admission.

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

 

Historic Schools Open House (Crabapple and Willow City)

Jun 13 2015 to Jun 13 2015

These schools are located on the year round Gillespie County Rural Schools Trail and listed on the National Register of Historic Places.  Stop by for a visit with former students and community members and combine a scenic driving tour with stops along the way.  The Willow City School will be featuring the newly conserved painted school stage curtain – all 9 by 20 feet of it!  Stop by the Visitor Information Center for a free driving map of the historic schools.

Crabapple School open 11 am to 4 pm.  Willow City school open 10 am to 4 pm.  Donations appreciated.

Address: 14671 Lower Crabapple Rd and 2501 Ranch Road 1323
Phone: (830) 997-5116

 

A Sousa Concert for Flag Day at the Pioneer Museum

Jun 13 2015 to Jun 13 2015

Join the Gillespie County Historical Society as we present a Sousa concert in honor of Flag Day. Musical entertainment by the Hill Country Brass Band.  Food and drink will be available.  Bring your lawn chairs, family and friends!

Noon to 2 pm.  Regular museum admission of $5 per adult; $3 students; under 5 free.

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

 

Fredericksburg Wine Road 290 “Vino al Pastor”

Jun 13 2015 to Jun 13 2015

“Vino al Pastor” literally means wine and “Shepherd-style” meat. In cooperation with the Texas Pork Producers, the 15 participating Fredericksburg Wine Road 290 wineries will team with a restaurant to prepare a recipe using pork shoulder meat, usually marinated with a blend of different spices and herbs, to be served with a wine especially paired with the pork recipe.  Just go to each of the wineries and get your complimentary serving of food and sample of fine wine!

During regular winery hours.  Food quantities are limited.

Address: Participating Wine Road 290 Wineries

 

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

Jun 14 2015 to Jun 14 2015

The theme for this youth-oriented program is “Flags”.  Join the museum staff and volunteers for a tour of our flag collection.  You get to see the variety of flags currently on display and learn about the roles each played throughout the war.  After the tour, we challenge you to a scavenger hunt to show us what you’ve learned.  Spaces are limited and reservations are encouraged.  To participate, contact Stefanie Manee-Lebens by phone or email manee@nimitzfoundation.org

1 pm.  $5 per student.

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

 

Waylon’s Birthday Bash in Luckenbach Texas

Jun 14 2015 to Jun 14 2015

Annual fundraising event with live music by Thomas Michael Riley, Drew Kennedy and Josh Grider with proceeds benefiting the Good Samaritan Center.

1 to 5 pm.  $10 suggested donation.

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

 

54th Annual Stonewall Peach JAMboree and Rodeo

Jun 19 2015 to Jun 20 2015

54th celebration of the annual peach crop including peach judging, crowning of the Peach Queen, parade, food, music and rodeo. Gates open each evening at 6 pm. Mutton busting at 6:45 pm. Rodeo at 8 pm Friday followed by a dance with Jody Nix; adults $15 and kids 12 and under are free. Parade at 10 am on Saturday; rodeo at 8 pm Saturday followed by a dance with John Conlee; adults $20 and kids ages 2 – 12 $5; under 2 free. Weekend pass $30. Daytime activities on Saturday are free. Tickets available at the event ticket window. Concessions also available. Please visit the website for a complete schedule of events.

Address: 250 Peach Street
Phone: (830) 644-2735

 

Fredericksburg Trade Days June 2015

Jun 19 2015 to Jun 21 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 seven 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

 

Thomas Michael Riley Music Festival in Luckenbach Texas

Jun 19 2015 to Jun 21 2015

8th annual event with three days of great music.  Friday night $20 ticket includes music by Jake Martin, Kevin Higgins, Davin James, Larry Joe Taylor and TMR himself.  Saturday $20 ticket includes music by  The Wolf Sisters, Brian Burns, Tom McElvain, Tommy Alverson, Jamie Richards, TMR and Cooder Graw. Sunday is free and includes music by Nathan Young and TMR.  Weekend pass is $40; kids 12 and under are free.  Tickets and complete schedule of times and entertainers available online.

Friday at 5 pm; Saturday and Sunday from 1 pm.

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

 

Father’s Day Wine and Food Pairing at Rancho Ponte Vineyard

Jun 20 2015 to Jun 20 2015

Just in time for Father’s Day, a Wine and Food Pairing Class with Chef/Owner Rachel Ponte at Rancho Ponte Vineyard.  Please join us for a fun and delicious afternoon as we explore delicious recipes that pair with our new 2015 Rancho Ponte Vineyard wine releases!  Tickets include a cooking demonstration by Chef Rachel Ponte and three seasonal food and wine pairings with copies of all the recipes.  Please visit the website for more details and to purchase tickets. Menus are subject to change, without advance notice, depending on seasonality.  Special dietary requests cannot be accommodated.

1 to 3 pm.  $90 for non-wine club members.

Address: 315 Ranch Road 1376
Phone: (830) 990-8555

 

Fredericksburg’s Weinstrasse Father’s Day Event

Jun 21 2015 to Jun 21 2015

Participating wineries include Inwood Estates, 4.0 Cellars and Mendelbaum Cellars.  Visit three great wineries and enjoy three wine tastings and food pairings at each one.  Ticket includes live music at each venue and a 19 ounce Bordeaux wine glass.

Noon to 4 pm.  Tickets $35 per person.

Address: 10303 E US Hwy 290
Phone: (830) 997-2304

 

PCAA Concert in the Park June 2015

Jun 28 2015 to Jun 28 2015

Free Sunday evening concert in the Adelsverein Halle at Marktplatz.  Listen, dance or both!  Bring your chairs, eats and drinks. This month featuring Soul Machine.  Sponsored by the Pedernales Creative Arts Alliance.

6:30 to 8 pm.

Address: 100 block of W. Main
Phone: (830) 997-8515

 

 

First Friday Art Walk Fredericksburg July

Jul 03 2015 to Jul 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.  A fantastic way to see the finest in regional, national and international art in a beautiful Texas Hill Country setting.  In addition to the breathtaking art, each gallery will be serving local wine from the area’s award-winning wineries.  Some locations also offer entertainment for your pleasure.  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

 

July 4th Community Parade and Patriotic Program

Jul 04 2015 to Jul 04 2015

The patriotic spirit of our community shines through as we present our annual 4th of July parade featuring decorated entries followed by a patriotic program with music, entertainment and guest speakers.  Free parade viewing all along Main Street.  Patriotic program follows at Marktplatz.

Parade at 10 am followed by the program at 11 am-ish.

Address: Main Street and Marktplatz
Phone: (830) 889-8875

 

July 4th Chili Cookoff at Becker Vineyards

Jul 04 2015 to Jul 04 2015

It’s Independence Day and it’s on a Saturday this year!  World class teams will compete in this CASI-sanctioned event in an effort to win qualifying points towar the Terlingua International Chili Championship.  The sampling public will vote for their favorite chili of the day.  Enjoy entertaining chili cook showmanship, wine tasting and live music!  Public chili sampling begins at 11 am – $5 for 10 samples of chili.  Proceeds benefit the Friends of the Johnson City Library.

10 am to 6 pm.

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

 

July 4th at the Sauer-Beckmann Living History Farm

Jul 04 2015 to Jul 04 2015

Join us as we celebrate Independence Day the old-fashioned way at the Sauer-Beckmann Living History Farm at the Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site.  Details coming soon!

10 am to 3 pm.  Free.

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

 

“Live Free & Fly” 4th of July Celebration in Luckenbach Texas

Jul 04 2015 to Jul 04 2015

Annual event hosted by the Wilkins Family.  Details coming soon to the website.

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

 

July 4th Fireworks 2015

Jul 04 2015 to Jul 04 2015

Annual fireworks display sponsored by the City of Fredericksburg.  At Lady Bird Johnson Municipal Park.  Bring your chairs, eats and drinks!  A pre-fireworks concert will begin at 7:30 pm at the park’s Pioneer Pavilion and will feature live patriotic music.

20 minute fireworks display begins at approx. 9:30 pm.  Free.

Address: Highway 16 South
Phone: (830) 997-7521

 

Pacific Combat Living History Program July 2015

Jul 04 2015 to Jul 05 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.

Performance at 2 pm only on July 4 and 11 am and  2 pm on July 5.  $7.50 adults; $5 students; children under 6 free.

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

 

Live Pari-Mutuel Horse Racing (July)

Jul 04 2015 to Jul 05 2015

Come out during the Summer Season for four big weekends of exciting live horse racing at the Fairgrounds’ Class 3 track. Pick your favorites for quarter horse and thoroughbred racing as well as special races, trials, and futurities.  At the Gillespie County Fair Grounds.

Gates open at 11 am.  Post time is 1 pm.  Gates close after the last race – usually around 6 pm.  $7 adults; $3 children 6 to 12; under 6 free.  Reserved seats are $10 and box seats are $15.

Address: 530 Fair Drive
Phone: (830) 997-2359

 

4th of July Party and Parade Viewing at Vaudeville

Jul 04 2015 to Jul 04 2015

View the 4th of July parade from Vaudeville’s exclusive balcony while enjoying a continental breakfast with bottomless mimosas.  Lunch in The Courtyard will follow the conclusion of the parade.

Doors open at 9:30 am.  Parade is at 10 am.  $125 per person.  Tickets are limited and are available online.

Address: 230 E. Main St.
Phone: (830) 992-3234