Boerne is known for the big city amenities and small town charm. If you are seeking a outdoor experience with an unforgettable atmosphere, visit 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 by visiting this gem of a city.
1. Sing Along With Pirates of the Penzance
Change up your Friday night routine and set sail with an amusing tale of a band complete with hilarious yet soft-tempered pirates. This Gilbert and Sullivan’s classic is your chance to enjoy chorus and vocal soloists suffused with the sounds of an elegant orchestra. This classic is vibrant, comedic, and sure to blow you away. For all you musical theatre buffs, Pirates of the Penzance showcases one of the most famous patter songs in musical theatre history.
When: Friday, April 8, 2016 - 7:30pm to 10:00pm
Where: Boerne Champion Auditorium
2. Attend the Boerne Parade of Artists
Come see the artistic jewels of Boerne at the 20th Annual Parade of Artists. The Boerne Professional Artists host the parade each spring and invite both locals and tourists to visit all the amazing art venues and attracts tons of art enthusiasts from all over the country. The parade is a self-guided tour located along the Hill Country Mile in the Arts & Design and Historic districts of downtown Boerne. The tour showcases local venues, studios, and galleries.
When: Saturday, April 9, 2016 - 10:00am to 8:00pm
Where: Hill Country Mile in the Arts & Design and Historic districts of downtown Boerne
3. Explore Second Saturday Art & Wine
Want something exciting to do this weekend that includes great food, delicious wine, and culture? Look no further! Included with free parking, hors d’oeuvres, and complimentary wine, the second Saturday art and wine in Boerne has it all. Take the tour by foot or hop on a trolley to enjoy award-winning oil paintings, sculptures, pottery, jewelry, and watercolors by local and national artists. This event is perfect for a date or a girls night!
When: Saturday, April 9, 2016 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Where: Galleries in downtown Boerne
4. Giddy Up on Some Trail Rides
Come enjoy the scenic routes of the Texas Hill Country on a magnificent trail ride with Cowboy Willie. A day riding the trails of Boerne can help you go farther into the heart of the Hill Country and reveal so much more of Texas’s pristine beauty. Available for both individuals and groups, Stricker trail rides can provide outdoor fun for the entire family. The horses are beautiful and broken in for all skill levels, so beginners can feel safe.
When: Individual and Group Rides: Available Monday - Saturday, Sunday for large groups only.
Where: 324 Wild Turkey Blvd
5. Enjoy the Sounds at Drink Texas Biergarten
Wind down and come enjoy an authentic German experience at the Texas Biergarten! Located in the heart of Boerne’s historic district, this biergarten includes live music and a variety of craft beer and wines. Drink Texas Biergarten is the spot for live music in Boerne. This unforgettable atmosphere and amazing staff is sure to provide a great night. This weekend features Step Aside Blues Band on Friday, both Matt Kersh and Mark Searcy on Saturday, and Chris Cruz on Sunday!
When: Wed- Thu: 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri: 2:00 pm - 12:00 am
Sat: 2:00 pm - 1:00 am
Sun:1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Where: 265 S Main St, Boerne