5 Things to Do in Boerne this Weekend (June 17-19)

Boerne is known for its big city amenities and small town charm. If you are seeking an outdoor experience with an unforgettable atmosphere, look no further than this treasure of the Texas Hill Country. Boerne has a quaint yet historic setting, complete with great shops and limitless entertainment. Spend this weekend engulfed in culture and scenic adventure!

1. Boerne Berges Fest

Wurstfest in New Braunfels isn’t the only time you can celebrate German Culture! Come out this weekend and celebrate Boerne- German Style. Boerne Berges Fest is a family friendly German heritage festival that falls on Father’s Day weekend. Like Wurstfest, Boerne Berges Fest attracts travelers from all over to experience some German festivities brought to Texas. To kick it off there will be live music on Friday, so you and the family can dance under the stars to some authentic German folk bands. On Saturday, there will be a parade, dachshund races, carnival rides and more! So this weekend, bring the whole family and experience the culture!

When: Friday, June 17, 2016 (All day) to Sunday, June 19, 2016 (All day)

Where: Kendall County Fair Grounds

2. Concert in the Cave- Summer Solstice

What happens when you combine a summer June night with a cave? The Summer Solstice- Concert in a Cave of course! This Saturday night there will be music of songwriter/performance artist Rudi Harst (vocals, guitar, flute, Tibetan bowls, silence) with Steve Daniel (didgeridoo), Dirje Childs (cello), Ray Palmer (mandolin, keyboard), Kevin Lewis (bass), Kiko Guerrero (percussion), and Chayito Champion (internationally acclaimed Flamenco singer).  The acoustics and sound in the cave is impeccable and will be an uplifting and unique experience. The focus is on the thematic interplay of darkness and light marked by the Summer Solstice, much of the program will be performed in either total darkness or flickering candlelight, providing a truly memorable experience.  Find connection with nature and music this Saturday night at the Concert in a Cave.

When: Saturday, June 18, 2016 - 7:30pm

Where: Cave without a Name- Throne Room

325 Kreutzberg Rd

3. Perfect your Golf Swing at Tapatio Springs Resort

Treat dad for Father’s Day this weekend at the Tapatio Springs Resort! Nestled in the heart of the Hill Country, and known for the impeccable golf course, Tapatio Springs Resort has all you need for the ultimate guy’s weekend. Complete with breathtaking views and remarkable service, this resort is sure to create some fond memories. So if you are tired of the same old presents for Father’s Day, go create some unforgettable experiences at the resort. Kick back, relax, and just work on that golf swing. Since it is Father’s Day, there are Stay & Play packages starting at just $79 dollars as well as a Father’s Day brunch on Sunday!

When: Open 24 Hours

Where: 1 Resort Way, Boerne, TX 78006

4.  Pamper yourself at Paniolo Ranch B&B Spa

If you’ve surprised the men in your life with a getaway for Father’s Day, don’t fret, we have something for the ladies as well. Treat yourself to a day of pampering at the 100-acre resort retreat at the Paniolo Ranch located in historic Sisterdale, Texas, home to Sister Creek Winery. Nestled right in the Texas Hill Country, there are impeccable views to enjoy while you indulge in ultimate tranquility. Complete with limitless activities, the resort offers many recreational opportunities, such as hiking, fishing, and fossil hunting! There are also relaxing endeavors such as a hot tub under the stars, a glass of wine next to the outdoor fire, a dip into the pool overlooking the lake, or a soak in an herbal bath.  Additionally, there are a number of spa services available with excellent ratings. If you plan to relax this weekend, do it in style at the Paniolo Ranch B&B Spa.

When: 10AM-6PM

Where: 1510 Ranch Rd 473, Boerne, TX 78006

5. Have a Wild West Experience at Enchanted Springs Ranch

Have a true wild west experience at the Enchanted Springs Ranch! The ranch was built to reflect an 1800s wild west feel presenting a western-style theme park with rides, and real live cowboys and cowgirls performing in shows for your entertainment. At the ranch you can learn about cowgirl and cowboy culture as well as the old west. There is an animal farm filled with a variety of incredible wildlife including turkey, zebras, deer, and antelope that the visitors can enjoy on a tractor ride. After an exciting day of wild west adventures, have a true western style dinner complete with live music! The dinner will include barbecue brisket, chicken, potatoes, beans, bread, and a dessert. Complimentary water, iced tea, and coffee are provided along with a cash beer and wine bar. Come have a true wild wild west day at the Enchanted Springs Ranch this weekend.

When: Tuesday- Sunday 10 AM-5PM

Where: 242 State Hwy 46 W, Boerne, TX 78006