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Monday, December 11

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

College Station: Enzian Buam @ Santa’s Wonderland, 6-11P (Banner ad above)

Round Top: Mike Stroup & Annie Rost @ Teague's Tavern, 6-9P...979-249-3077

 

Tuesday, December 12

Geronimo: Jam Session (2nd Tues.) @ VFW, 3-6:30P - Musicians, singers, and listeners are welcomed…830-303-9903

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

 

Wednesday, December 13

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

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

 

Thursday, December 14

El Campo: Gravel Road @ American Legion, 7:30-10P...979-543-5396

San Antonio: Holiday Canciones - Dylan Bishop @ Pearl Brewery, 4-8P

Waco: Roger Kirby/Texas Heartbeat (Boot Scootin’ Club) @ Sul Ross Center 7-10P...254-855-0796

 

Friday, December 15

Austin: Sean Orr @ Russian House, 9P…512-428-5442

Cistern: Texas Soundmasters Karaoke & Dancing @ Cistern Country Store, 8P-12A…512-739-7840

Granger: Texas Family Tradition @ Cotton Club, 7-11P…512-859-0700

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

 

Saturday, December 16

Anhalt: Landon Dodd/Dance Hall Drifters @ Anhalt Hall, 8P-12A…830-438-2873

Cistern: Smokin’ Guns @ Cistern Country Store, 9P-1A…512-739-7840

Corpus Christi: DanceHall Sounds with DJ Allen Pollard - Christmas Dance @ VFW#3837, 8P-12A, free admission...361-241-0600

Fayetteville: Lost Cause @ Rek Hill Social Club, 7-11P…979-249-3221

Ft Worth: Jeff Woolsey & Dancehall Kings @ Lil’ Red’s Longhorn Saloon, 9P-1A…817-740-0078

Granger: Jason Allen @ Cotton Club, 9P-1A…512-859-0700

Hallettsville: Chriskindlmarkt @ Hallet Oak Gallery, 1-5P – Ruth Rouse & Denise Drozd (Ad above)

Pearland: Das Ist Lustig – Christmas Show @ King’s Biergarten, 5P…713-428-2019

San Antonio: 39th Annual TubaMeisters Christmas Concert @ Arneson River Theater, 12-1P – All tuba, euphonium, & baritone horn players are invited to participate…TubaRay@satx.rr.com

St. Hedwig: 3rd Annual Cowboy Christmas Ball w/Rocky King Band @ American Legion, 8P-12A…830-499-0885

Walburg: Alex Meixner, Walburg Boys @ Walburg German Restaurant, 7-11P...512-863-8440

Webster: Kenny James @ Alpine Brauhaus, 6-9P…281-336-0788

 

Sunday, December 17

Elgin: Glen Collins/The Alibis @ SPJST Lodge 18, 3-7P…512-285-3100

Geronimo: Charles/Fab 4 @ 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)

New Taiton: Christmas Party w/Texas Legacy Czech Band @ Taiton Community Center, 2-6P…979-543-4110

Sweet Home: Nathan Colt Young @ Community Center, 2-6P (Ad Monthly Calendar page)

 

Monday, December 18

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

College Station: Enzian Buam @ Santa’s Wonderland, 6-11P (Banner ad above)

Ellinger: Christmas Show at Fayette County Country Music Opry (3rd Mon.) @ Chamber of Commerce Hall, NEW TIME: 7P – Featuring Dujka Brothers, Dennis Stryk, Byron Wren, Bailey Wren, Ken Brothers, Wayne Beseda, Arthur Bosque & Santa Claus…979-966-3568

 

See full December schedule

 

 

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Concerts, Exhibits, Special Events

Friday, December 8
What Child Is This Cantata
Snook Brethren Church
6:30 pm

Saturday, December 9
Mikuláš in Dallas
Czech School of Dallas, Sokol
5 pm

Burton Christmas Village & Tannenbaum Tour
307 N Main St, Burton
12-5 pm

21st Annual Country Christmas
Fayetteville
10 am-5 pm
Street Dance on the Square with Central Texas Sounds 5:30-9 pm

Christmas at Winedale
Round Top
12-4 pm

Central Texas Accordion Association
Lakeline Mall, Austin
2-4 pm

Saturday, December 16
39th Annual TubaMeisters Christmas Concert
Arneson River Theater, San Antonio, 12-1 pm – All tuba, euphonium, & baritone horn players are invited to participate

Sunday, December 17
Wassail 2017—A Solstice-Christmas Family Celebration
Scottish Rite Theatre, Austin
5:30 pm

Friday, December 22
TubaChristmas
State Capitol, Austin
12-1 pm

Saturday, December 23
Central Texas Accordion Association
Lakeline Mall, Austin
2-4 pm

Through Dec. 20, 2017
Legends of Tejano Music: Highlights from the Ramon Hernandez Archives
Texas State University, San Marcos

Through Jan. 4, 2018
30th Annual Christmas Tree Forest - Salute to Cartoons
Yoakum Heritage Museum
361-293-7022
 

Through Jan. 12, 2018
The Master & The Apprentice: Highlights from Texas Folklife Apprenticeship Program
Texas Folklife Gallery, Austin
 

Through Feb. 2, 2018
Texas Czechs: Rooted in Tradition
Dallas Public Library
 

Through March 17, 2018
Made in Czechoslovakia: Exhibit of Czech Ceramic and Glass
Texas Czech Heritage & Cultural Center, La Grange

Videos

Watch the videos by Walt Harfmann of Dujka Brothers and Red Ravens at the Texas Polka Music Museum fundraiser in Hallettsville

 

 

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