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Weekend Lineup e-blast
September 19: Czechs in Victoria, Wends in Serbin

Monday, September 16

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, Featuring Jake Penrod annual tribute to Hank Williams…
979-966-3568

Tuesday, September 17

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

SCHULENBURG: Acoustic Jam Session @ Schulenburg RV Park, 6:30-9P… 979-743-4388

THE WOODLANDS: Hit-n-Run @ Fleming Park Rec Center, 6:30-9:39P…281-516-7340

WACO: Roger Kirby & Texas Heartbeat (Young at Heart Club) @ Sul Ross Center, 7-10P...254-752-6412

 

Wednesday, September 18

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

FLATONIA: Mike Stroup Trio @ Red Vault Bistro, 7-9, Sushi Night!…361-865-3663

NEW BRAUNFELS: Off the Grid @ Krause’s Café, 6-9P…830-625-2807

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

SAN ANTONIO: Drug Store Cowboys @ Martinez Social Club, 7:30P…210-661-2422

SAN ANTONIO: TubaMeisters @ Flying Saucer, 5-8P…210-696-5080

SCHULENBURG: Jarrod Birmingham @ Sengelmann Hall, 7P… 979-743-2300

 

Thursday, September 19

ADDISON: Oktoberfest – Paulaner Partyhalle: Alan Walling, 6P; Alex Meixner, 7 & 9P; Alpenmusikanten, 10P; Sprint Musikzelt: Ennis Czech Boys, 6 & 8P; Alpine Village Band, 7P; Auf Geht’s, 9P; Walburg Boys, 10P…
972-732-6100

BRENHAM: Bluebonnet Opry (3rd Thurs) @ Silver Wings Ballroom, 7:30P, Featuring Lisa Layne…979-451-0816

CISTERN: D. Brunson Barber, Acoustic Country @ Cistern Country Store, 9-11P…
361-865-3655

GRANGER: Texas Raw Top 10 w/Robert Wagner @ Cotton Club, 7P…512-859-0700

HUNTSVILLE: Mike Gest/Night Session @ Magnolia Lake, 7:30-10P, 1st-time visitor free admission…281-744-2684

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

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

 

Friday, September 20

ADDISON: Oktoberfest – Paulaner Partyhalle: Walburg Boys, 6P; Alex Meixner, 7 & 10P; Bohemian Blitz, 9P; Sprint Musikzelt: Bohemian Blitz, 6P; Das Ist Lustig, 7 & 8:30P; Alpine Village Band, 10P…972-732-6100

AUSTIN: Billy Mata @ Broken Spoke, 9P-1A…512-442-6189

AUSTIN: Sean Orr @ BD Riley’s, 10P…
512-494-1335 

CISTERN: DJ Superman, karaoke & dancing @ Cistern Country Store, 8P-12A…361-865-3655

FAYETTEVILLE: Cody Ray Henry @ Baca’s 159 Junction, 7-10P…979-249-5523

GERONIMO: Randy Harrison @ VFW, 7-11P…830-305-8829 or 830-379-0506

GOLIAD: Bar Ditch Hippies (Acoustic Outdoor Stage) @ Schroeder Hall, 6-10P (Banner ad above)

HOUSTON: Karbachtoberfest @ Karbach Brewery – Texas Sound Check, 7-8P…713.680.2739

HOUSTON: Polish Harvest Festival @ Our Lady of Czestochowa, opens 4P, Featuring Dance Party by DJ Polako, 8-10P

LAGO VISTA: Glen Collins/Alibis @ Lago Vista C&W Dance Club, 7-11P

MOULTON: Off the Grid @ Pavlas Tavern, 7:30P…832-528-9638

SEGUIN: Charles/Fab 4 @ Silver Center, 7:30-11P…830-303-6612

 

Saturday, September 21

ADDISON: Oktoberfest – Paulaner Partyhalle: Alpine Village Band, 2:30 & 7P; Alpenmusikanten, 3:30 & 10P; Walburg Boys, 5 & 9P; Auf Geht’s, 6P; Sprint Musikzelt: Das Ist Lustig, 12 & 4:30P; Auf Geht’s, 9P; Bohemian Blitz, 10P…972-732-6100

ANHALT: Jody Nix @ Anhalt Hall, 8P-12A…830-438-2873

CISTERN: Brandi & Keith, live music & dancing @ Cistern Country Store, 9P-1A…361-865-3655

FLATONIA: Mike Stroup/Moravian Woodpeckers @ Henry Ks, 8:30-11:30P…606-645-0094

FT WORTH: Czech Heritage Day @ National Hall – Jodie Mikula Orchestra, 4-8P

GOLIAD: The Emotions @ Schroeder Hall, 9P-1A (Banner ad homepage)

HOUSTON: Oktoberfest @ Liederkranz – Mike Gest/Night Session, 7-11P…713-957-9004

GRANGER: Suede @ Cotton Club, 8P…
512-859-0700

HOUSTON: Polish Harvest Festival @ Our Lady of Czestochowa, 10A-10P, featuring Alex Meixner Band, 4-5P & 7:30-9P; Disco Party by DJ Polako, 9-10P

LA GRANGE: Brian Pavlock @ Mullins Prairie Store, 8P-12A…979-247-4220

LA VERNIA: Billy Mata/Texas Tradition @ The Den, 8P…830-779-2277

MOULTON: Ennis Czech Boys @ Pavlas Tavern, 7:30P…832-528-9638

NAVASOTA: Justin Trevino @ Western Club, 8:30P-12:30A…936-825-9070

NEW BRAUNFELS: Dujka Brothers (Goodtime Polka/Waltz Club) @ Eagles Hall, 7-11P (Banner ad abpve)

NEW BRAUNFELS: NB Village Brass Band, Bavarian Brass Band from Markt Erkheim, and The Oompahs @ Krause’s Cafe (Banner ad above)

ROUND ROCK: TubaMeisters @ Brass Tap Taptoberfest, 3-6P…512-341-2337

ROUND TOP: Antiques Fair - Mike Stroup @ The Compound, 12-2P…979-551-5916

WACO: MDA Oktoberfest @ Indian Spring Park – Mike Middleton/The Middletones, 10A-12P; Czech & Then Some, 1-3P; Czech Melody Masters, 4-6P…254-750-8696

WALLIS: Al Sulak/Country Sounds @ American Legion, 8-11:30P…979-478-9913

  

Sunday, September 22

ADDISON: Oktoberfest – Paulaner Partyhalle: Alan Walling, 11:30A; Auf Geht’s, 4P; Alpenmusikanten, 5P; Sprint Musikzelt: Das Ist Lustig, 11:30A & 5P; Auf Geht’s, 12P…
972-732-6100

CYCLONE: Jerry Haisler/Melody 5 @ St. Joseph’s Picnic, 11:30A-2P (Banner ad above)

ELGIN: Czech Melody Masters @ SPJST Lodge 18, 3-7P…512-285-3100

GERONIMO: Lone Star Pickerz @ VFW,
3-6:30P…830-305-8829 or 830-379-0506

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

HOUSTON: Liz Talley/Dusty Spur @ VFW #10352, 2-5:30P (Ad Monthly Calendar page)

HOUSTON: Polish Harvest Festival @ Our Lady of Czestochowa, 10A-6P, featuring Alex Meixner Band, 1-2P; Goodbye Dance Party by DJ Polako, 6P

ROUND TOP: Mike Stroup @ Teague’s Tavern, 11A-2P…979-249-3077

SAN ANTONIO: SA Country @ Martinez Social Club, 3P…210-661-2422

SERBIN (Giddings): Wendish Fest – The Moravians, 1:30P (Banner ad above)

SWEET HOME: Charles/Fab 4 @ Community Center, 3-7P (Ad Monthly Calendar page)

VICTORIA: Victoria Czech Fest – Pat Veit, 9:30-10:30P; Fritz Hodde/Fab 6, 10:30A-1:30P; Ennis Czech Boys, 1:30-4P; Mark Halata/Texavia, 4:30-7:30P; In the Annex: Los Kolaches, 2-6P (Banner ad above)

 

Monday, September 23

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

See full September schedule

 

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Concerts, Exhibits, Special Events

Saturday, September 28
Czech Influences Live On

Texas Czech Genealogical Society
Caldwell Civic Center,
Caldwell, TX
Painted churches, early Brethren churches, Czech cemeteries, Czech ceramics & glass. Learn more and register.

Videos

Watch the videos by Walt Harfmann of Praha Brothers and special performance by Alice Sulak, Alfred Vrazel, Jerry Haisler at Sefcik Hall...the Dujka Brothers in Sealy...Walburg Boys on New Year's Eve...Czechaholics in Elgin...Jodie Mikula in West

Watch the videos by George Weber of the El Campo Polka Fest featuring Red Ravens, Fritz Hodde & Fab 6, The Majeks...Enzian Buam in Sealy...Red Ravens & Texas Sound Czech in Rosenberg

 

 

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