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Save the Date! Sunday, January 20, 2019 Dance to the Dujka Brothers at American Legion in Sealy.

Join us for our member meeting and installation of officers and royalty + public dance with Enzian Buam on Sun., Jan. 13 at American Legion in Sealy!

  Find out  about our gun and gift card raffle. Only 1,000 tickets will be sold. Benefits the museum’s building fund.

Find out about our gun and gift card raffle. Only 1,000 tickets will be sold. Benefits the museum’s building fund.

  Voted Best Plumber in Fayette County

Voted Best Plumber in Fayette County

  Voted Best Fried Chicken and Hamburgers in Fayette County

Voted Best Fried Chicken and Hamburgers in Fayette County

Monday, December 17

AUSTIN: Charles Thibodeaux/Austin Cajun Aces @ Evangeline Cafe, 6:30-8:30P...512-282-2586

LA GRANGE: Fayette County Country Music Opry (3rd Mon) @ KC Hall, 7P…979-966-3568

Tuesday, December 18

LAST SHOW! EDNA: Flag City Opry LAST SHOW! (3rd Tues) @ KC Hall, 7P, Featuring Rachel Boettcher and Jo Marie Prukop…361-782-9211

HOUSTON: Houston Accordion Association Jam (3rd Tues.) @ Pizza Inn on Mangum & 18th, 6P…713-861-2389

NEW BRAUNFELS: Comal County Country Music Show (3rd Tues) @ KC Hall, 7:30-10P…830-625-2279

PLANO: Alan Walling @ Bavarian Grill, 6:45-10P…972-881-0705

 

Wednesday, December 19

AUSTIN: Glen Collins/The Alibis @ South Austin Rec Center, 7:30-9:45P…512-448-0787

HOUSTON: Das Ist Lustig Dinner & Christmas Show @ Rudi Lechner’s, 6-10P…713-782-1180

SAN ANTONIO: Bimbo @ Martinez Social Club, 7:30-10:30P…210-661-2422

SCHULENBURG: Pettit Brothers @ Sengelmann Hall, 7P…979-743-2300

 

Thursday, December 20

BUDA: Glen Collins/The Alibis @ Onion Creek Senior Center, 6-9P…512-468-4451

CONROE: Mike Gest & Night Session Carriage Inn Conroe 4-6P, Free dinner and dance…936-760-1966

EL CAMPO: Charles/Fab 4 @ American Legion, 7:30-10P…979-543-3108

PLANO: Alan Walling @ Bavarian Grill, 6:45-10P…972-881-0705

SEGUIN: Silver Opry (3rd Thurs) @ Silver Center, 7-9P…830-303-6612

THE WOODLANDS: Southern Breeze @ Rob Fleming Park Rec Center, 6:30-9P…281-516-7348

 

Friday, December 21

CISTERN: Vic Rodriguez, Karaoke & Dancing @ Cistern Country Store, 8P-12A…361-865-3655

DENTON: Holiday Show w/Brave Combo @ Dan’s Silverleaf, 9P…940-252-4269

GRANGER: DJ/Karaoke @ Cotton Club, 7-10P…512-859-0700

HOUSTON: Das Ist Lustig Dinner & Christmas Show @ Rudi Lechner’s, 6-10P…713-782-1180

PEARLAND: Off the Grid @ King’s Biergarten, 6-10P…832-569-4141

ROUND TOP: Sean Orr’s Texas Gold Trio @ Stone Cellar, 7-11P…979-249-3390

SEGUIN: Monte Good @ Silver Center, 7:30-11P…830-303-6612

 

Saturday, December 22

CISTERN: Cody Ray Henry @ Cistern Country Store, 9P-1A…361-865-3655

GRANGER: Debonaires @ Cotton Club, 9P-1A…512-859-0700

HOUSTON: Das Ist Lustig Dinner & Christmas Show @ Rudi Lechner’s, 6-10P…713-782-1180

LA GRANGE: Risky Liver Band @ Mullins Prairie Store, 8P-12A…979-247- 4220

PEARLAND: Off the Grid @ King’s Biergarten, 5-10P…832-569-4141

ST. HEDWIG: 4th Annual Cowboy Christmas Ball with Rocky King Band @ American Legion, 8P-12A…210-667-9105

 

Sunday, December 23

GERONIMO: Good Ole Boys @ VFW, 3-6:30P…830-305-8829 or 830-379-0506

GRANGER: Can’t Hardly Playboyz @ Cotton Club, 5-10P…512-859-0700

HOUSTON: Texas Roadrunners @ VFW #10352, 2-5:30P (Ad Monthly Calendar page)

SAN ANTONIO: Countrymen @ Martinez Social Club, 3-6:30P…210-661-2422

 

Monday, December 24

AUSTIN: Charles Thibodeaux/Austin Cajun Aces @ Evangeline Cafe, 6:30-8:30P...512-282-2586

Houston: Das Ist Lustig Dinner & Christmas Show @ Rudi Lechner’s, 6-10P…713-782-1180

See full December schedule

 

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Concerts, Exhibits, Special Events

Saturday, January 26
Exploring Resources for Discovering Our Roots presented by Texas Czech Genealogical Society, 8 am-4 pm
Civic & Visitor Center, Caldwell

Through February 9
Texas Dance Hall Preservation Photo Exhibit
Texas Czech Heritage & Cultural Center, La Grange
 

Videos

Watch the videos by Walt Harfmann of Franz & Schorsch in Walburg...Ennis Czech Boys in Elgin...bands from his European trips

Watch the videos by George Weber of Alfred Vrazel and Fritz Hodde sitting in with Praha Brothers at Marak Picnic

 

 

  Safeguarding the Dance Hall Days of Texas  - a feature in Preservation magazine of the National Trust for Historic Preservation

Safeguarding the Dance Hall Days of Texas - a feature in Preservation magazine of the National Trust for Historic Preservation