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Things to do in Texas
Planning a visit to Texas? Or maybe you're a local that's just looking for what's going on. Here's a sampling of some of the popular local events in the state.
Texas Gulf Coast Events
65th Annual Shrimporee Festival Held in Port Aransas
The largest shrimp festival in Texas, now in its 65th year, offers live entertainment and dancing all weekend, as well as culinary events, carnival rides and a parade. Johnson Community Park. Aransas Pass Community Park.
San Antonio & Southern Plains Events
Bud Light River City Rockfest with Guns n' Roses
After a bumpy fall from the top, which cost him guitar god bandmate Slash, Axl Rose is back and ready to rock the AT&T Center along with fellow 90s powerhouse Alice In Chains. Asking Alexandria and Bullet for my Valentine bring a heavier, more modern sound from across the pond. Gates open at noon.
The "SNL" alum and "30 Rock" star brings his raucous brand of humor to the Empire Theater in San Antonio. The laughs begin 8 P.M.
Shakespeare in the Park: A Midsummer Night's Dream
This free production of Shakespeare's comedy classic is held on the lawn of the San Antonio Botanical Garden, where food, beer and wine will be available. Gates open at 6:30 P.M.
One of country music's best-known good ol' boys lights up the Alamodome in San Antonio. Gates open at 7:30 P.M.
Offering fun for families and sci-fi nerds alike, the event will feature live music, food, costumes, art and more. The Wonderland of the Americas Shopping Mall will host the event beginning at 10 A.M. Saturday.
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus
Boasting three rings of animal excitement, the country's most well-known circus rolls into the AT&T Center. The fun begins at 4 P.M.
Festival People en Espanol 2013
Two full days of live music and activities featuring some of The United States and Mexico's biggest Latino stars, including Gloria Estefan. Held at the Illusions Theatre at the Alamodome.
Heart Walk Kick-Off
The American Heart Association hosts this fundraising event at Nelson Wolff Stadium in San Antonio. Activities start at 5:30 P.M.
Dallas / Fort Worth Metroplex Events
Texas Tea Music Festival
The 2013 Texas Tea Music Fest is a multistage music event held in Denton – part of the Dallas/Fort Worth metro area. Artists include Little Texas, Buddu Mullin, and Kat Moore Band.
Dog Days of Denton 2013
Join the 20th year celebration of the Dog Days of Denton, held in Denton and part of the Dallas/Fort Worth metro area. Held at Quakertown Park, events include Canine Courture Costume Contest, Yappy Hour, and the Dallas Dog n’ Disc show.
2013 Denton Airshow
The 2013 Denton Air Show, held at the Denton Enterprise Airport, is civilian aerobatic performers showing off their skills with classic and vintage aircraft. Just $10 for entry – and kids 6 and under get in free.
East Texas & Piney Woods Events
2013 July Fest and Concert in the Park Set in Gun Barrel City
Big Bend Country Events
2013 Neon Desert Music Festival
Set in El Paso
Border Towns of Texas Events
Bill the Kid Festival
Set in San Elizario
Must See in Texas
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Your travel guide to exploring Dallas. From zoos and sports, to historic landmarks and sites, Dallas the Fort Worth Area make a great destination.Explore Greater Dallas ►
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Texas Airport Hotels
Hotels near primary Texas airports like George Bush Intercontinental, San Antonio International, and Dallas Love Field.TX Airports ►
Annual Texas Rodeos
Check out famed and historic rodeos and livestock shows in Texas cities like Dallas, Ft. Worth, Austin, and San Antonio.Saddle Up! ►
Bird watching enthusiasts, explore the Great Texas Coastal Birding Trail of the Gulf Coast for bird sanctuaries and parks.Discover Texas Birding ►
Pro Texas Teams
Check out the famed teams of major Texas cities like Dallas, Houston, and San Antonio. Plus stadium information and nearby Best Western hotels in Texas.Teams of TX ►
Your guide to Texas Hill Country wineries, breweries, distilleries – complete with tours, shopping, and tasting rooms.Spirits of Texas ►
Visit San Antonio
Your comprehensive look at visiting San Antonio. Watch the Spurs play in the fall, or visit the Alamo for historical perspectives.Explore the Alamo City ►
Texas College Football
A guide to Texas college football. From the big boys in Big 12, to the up and coming Southland Conference.TX College Football ►
Texas With Kids
A guide to kid-friendly fun in Texas cities like Houston, Dallas, and San Antonio - plus Big Bend Country and the Gulf Coast.Texas Family Fun ►
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