It’s the unofficial kickoff to summer! If you’re looking for something fun to do this weekend, there are lots of special events going on out West. Check out the list below and for more info, click on the links.
(map) This Saturday and Sunday, Becker celebrates all things lavender. From sweeping fields of blooming lavender to lavender soaps, sachets, lotions and plants. There’s live music, cooking demo’s, touring and wine-tasting, as well as food and craft vendors. Best of all, it’s free! Just $5 for parking. Becker Vineyards Lavender Festival website
This annual festival starts this Friday night with a wine-pairing dinner in Fredericksburg, and continues Saturday at nearby Wildseed Farms. Texas wineries and Hill Country restaurants will be on hand with free tastings, and there will also be food, wine and beer for purchase. Live music starts at 11, and continues till 7:30 with Charles [...]
(map) This annual free event is next Saturday, April 27, from noon to 10pm. This year, it’s moving to The Backyard at Bee Cave, and if last year’s fest is any indication, it should be a blast. Sunny but not too hot, it should be perfect weather for all ages to stroll the booths, check [...]
The spring festival season is in full swing! This Friday, Bee Cave’s funky vintage/eclectic store Revival kicks off its semi-annual three-day market with food, beer, wine and lots of new and vintage finds. Local vendors will be on hand along with live music and a kids’ play area at the family-friendly event. Best of all, [...]
(map) The little town where “everybody’s somebody” hosts its 6th annual blues fest on Saturday, January 26. Headliners are Hayes Carll and Carolyn Wonderland. Starting at 2, the festival will be a full day of nonstop music by Garrett Lebeau, Paula Nelson, Mingo FishTrap, Jimmy LaFave and more. Beer, wine, barbecue and burgers will be available. [...]
What a week this is for big events! This one is Sunday, free and open to the public. Find more info here.
The fall festivals keep coming! This one Saturday on historic Mercer Street.
Another fun idea for this Saturday, with four bands on two stages. Find ticket info here.
Next Saturday, 10 local restaurants will be offering tastes in a kids’ benefit. There will be live music, a petting zoo and bouncy house, plus beer, margaritas and costume contests for all ages. Restaurants include Gumbo’s, the League, Tony C’s, Iron Cactus and Maudie’s. Find more info at this link: Bites of Bee Cave