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Save the Date! Sunday, January 20, 2019 Dance to the Dujka Brothers 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

Tuesday, January 15

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

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

 

Wednesday, January 16

SAN ANTONIO: SA Country @ Martinez Social Club, 9P…210-661-2422

 

Thursday, January 17

BRENHAM: Bluebonnet Opry (3rd Thurs) @ Sliver Wings Ballroon, 7:30P, Featuring Cajun Fiddle Fest w/Wyatt Aleman, Keith Junot, Harris Kubos Sr., Waylon Thibodeaux…979-451-0816

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

 

Friday, January 18

CISTERN: Keen Country Band @ Cistern Country Store, 8P-12A…361-865-3655

GOLIAD: Kyle Park @ Schroeder Hall, 9P-1A…361-573-7002

GRANGER: Rian Castillo@ Cotton Club, 7-10P…512-859-0700

SEGUIN: Bob Appel @ Silver Center, 7:30-11P…830-303-6612

TAYLOR: Glen Collins/The Alibis @ SPJST, 7:30-11:30P…512-352-9139

 

Saturday, January 19

ANHALT: Mario Flores/Soda Creek Band @ Anhalt Hall, 8P-12A…830-438-2873

CAMERON: Jeff Woolsey/Dancehall Kings @ VFW, 8P-12A…254-697-2078

CISTERN: Vic Rodriguez, Karaoke & Dancing @ Cistern Country Store, 9P-1A…361-865-3655

DA COSTA (Victoria): Red Ravens (Western Dance Club) @ Hermann Sons, 8:30P-12A…361-578-2039

FT WORTH: Eddie Raven @ Stagecoach Ballroom, 7P…817-831-2261

GRANGER: People’s Choice @ Cotton Club, 9P-1A…512-859-0700

LA GRANGE: The Brothers Tweed Band @ Mullins Prairie Store, 8P-12A…979-247- 4220

LIBERTY: Liberty Opry on the Square – 50s, 60s, 70s Oldies, 4P…936-336-5830

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

SEGUIN: Barbara Fairchild, Dallas Wayne, Dottsy, Kaye Tolson @ Texas Theater, 2:30 & 7:30P…830-372-6168

SPRING: Rick Trevino @ Bareback Bar & Icehouse, 8P…281-353-7501

WALLIS: Charles/Fab 4 @ American Legion, 8-11:30P…979-478-9913

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

 

Sunday, January 20

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

GERONIMO: Bob Appel @ VFW, 3-6:30P…830-305-8829 or 830-379-0506

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

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

SAN ANTONIO: Tom Teboe/River City Gamblers @ Martinez Social Club, 3P…210-661-2422

SEALY: Texas Heritage Music & Dance Club dance with Dujka Brothers @ American Legion, 2-5:30P (Banner ad above)

SEATON (Temple): Jerry Haisler/Melody 5 @ Sefcik Hall, 6-9P…254-985-2356

SWEET HOME: Charles/Fab 4 @ Community Center, 2-6P (Ad this page)

YORKTOWN: GEEZER @ Gruenau Hall, 3-6:30P…361-816-7200

 

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 Neal 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

See full January schedule

 

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Concerts, Exhibits, Special Events

Saturday, January 19
4th Annual Saegerbund Awards
7:30 pm First Evangelical Lutheran Church, Houston
Vocal competition for emerging classical singers

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