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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

Monday, January 21

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 Neil Kulhanek, Priscilla Speed, Zac Clifton…979-966-3568

 

Wednesday, January 23

SAN ANTONIO: Good Ole Boys @ Martinez Social Club, 7:30P…210-661-2422

  

Friday, January 25

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

GOLIAD: Brad Ruthven & Friends live in the saloon @ Schroeder Hall, 6-10P…361-573-7002

GRANGER: WC Clarke @ Cotton Club, 7-10P…512-859-0700

SAN ANTONIO: Rocky King Band @ Bracken Store & Icehouse, 1-5P…210-281-8853

SEGUIN: Wrangler Country @ Silver Center, 7:30-11P…830-303-6612

TOMBALL: Buck Yeager Band @ VFW Hall, 8P-12A… 281-351-2427

Saturday, January 26

Austin: Glen Collins/The Alibis @ Guero’s Taco Bar, 6:30-9P…512-447-7688

BRENHAM: Jeff Woolsey/Dancehall Kings, Rocky King Band @ Silver Wings Ballroom, 7P-12A…979-836-4836

CISTERN: Smokin’ Guns @ Cistern Country Store, 9P-1A…361-865-3655

FT WORTH: Johnny Rodriguez @ Stagecoach Ballroom, 7P…817-831-2261

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

HOUSTON: Mardi Gras with La Recolte (CFMA Houston) @ VFW #10352, 6-10P…281-256-3097

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

LIBERTY: Liberty Opry on the Square – Mix It Up! – Oldies, Country Classics, Gospel…936-336-5830

PEARLAND: Enzian Buam @ King’s Biergarten, 5-10P…832-569-4141

RED ROCK: Texas Highriders @ Watterson Hall, 9P…512-304-5860

SEATON (Temple): IPA Polka Month Dance with Praha Brothers @ Sefcik Hall, 6-10P (Banner ad above)

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

 

Sunday, January 27

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

NEW TAITON: El Campo Polka Fest @ Taiton Community Center – Red Ravens, Fritz Hodde/Fab 6, Leo Majek Orchestra, 1-7P (Banner ad above)

PENELOPE: Dinner/Dance @ Nativity of Blessed Virgin Mary with Jodie Mikula Orchestra – polka Mass; 10A, dance, 1P (Banner ad above)

SAN ANTONIO: County Line @ Martinez Social Club, 3P…210-661-2422

Monday, January 28

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

AUSTIN: Central Texas Accordion Assoc (Last Mon.) @ Casa Chapala, 7P...512-459-4242

Tuesday, January 29

SAN ANTONIO: San Antonio Accordion Assoc. (Last Tues.) @ Chester's Hamburgers, NE Loop 410, 5:30P Featuring Terry Cavanagh...210-805-8600

Wednesday, January 30

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

 

Friday, February 1

AUSTIN: Sean Orr @ BD Riley’s on 6th, 10P…512-494-1335

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

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

EAGLE LAKE: Lost Cause @ Community Center, 7:30-10:30P…979-234-2903

FLORESVILLE: All City Youth Programs Fundraiser @ Wilson County Show Barn, w/Rocky King Band, 7:30-11P…830-581-9797

GOLIAD: Jerry James @ Schroeder Hall, 6-10P…361-573-7002

GONZALES: 8th Hot Rods & Hatters Car Show Concert @ Downtown, 6-11P, Bands: Dale Watson & His Lone Stars, The Wagoneers, Rick Broussard’s 2 Hoots & A Holler, The Booze Bombs, Phil Rocker, Erik Dongil…512-657-4616

GRANGER: Original Debonaires Reunion @ Cotton Club, 8P-12A…512-859-0700

PASADENA: Hometown Opry featuring Tony Booth, Darrell & Mona McCall, Dennis Ivey @ 7340 Spencer Hwy, 7:30P…713-252-9773

PEARLAND: Enzian Buam @ King’s Biergarten, 6-10P…832-569-4141

SEGUIN: Rex Allen McNiel @ Silver Center, 7:30-11P…830-303-6612

See full February schedule

 

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Concerts, Exhibits, Special Events

Wednesday, January 23
Dance Halls of Texas Photo Exhibit program
6 pm Texas Czech Heritage & Cultural Center, La Grange
Presented by Deb Fleming, Texas Dance Hall Preservation

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
Special program Wed., Jan. 23
6 pm Presentation by Deb Fleming, Executive Director of TDHP

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