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A Texas sized getaway awaits - it’s winter in the Lone Star State.
From the Panhandle, through Hill Country and the Dallas-Fort Worth area, all the way out to the Gulf Coast, Texas is abuzz with activities and events this winter. In Austin it's a college basketball frenzy as the University of Texas Longhorns battle through the always tough Big 12 Conference. Head to the Frank Erwin Center and check out a game, as they run-and-gun their way back to the Big Dance. To the west is Fredricksburg, where you can enjoy an afternoon of ice skating at Ice Skating Eisbahn. An hour to the south is San Antonio where it's always Spurs country. Visit the AT&T Center, and watch as the San Antonio Spurs compete for another NBA championship.
In the Texas gulf region, head into Houston and visit the Toyota Center, home of the Houston Rockets - watch the Rockets battle the Western Conference for a spot in the NBA Playoffs. Birders enjoy the Bolivar Flats Shorebird Sanctuary - wintering home of the American White Pelican. The Dallas Mavericks are on the hunt for another title as their season is underway. Head into Dallas a check them out. Nearby, music fans love the annual Winter Festival of Acoustic Music, in Irving. With so much to do and see all over the state, Texas makes a fantastic winter destination.