Dance Along to Merle Haggard at Floore’s Country Store
At first glance it may seem that Boerne’s German heritage dominates the culture of the small town. However, with a location in the middle of the beautiful Texas Hill Country, Boerne has adopted a unique culture incorporating its diverse roots. Believe it or not, the Texas Two-Step draws some of its original roots from Germany. Two-stepping is a proud Texas Hill Country tradition and the area surrounding Boerne has a variety of popular venues. One of the most historic is John T. Floore’s country store, which is not in Boerne, but down the road in Helotes, happens to be one of the most popular music venues in the city. Floore’s has been operating for over 60 years hosting a variety of country legends along the way. This Friday is no different as Texas legend Merle Haggard takes the stage for what is sure to be a great show.
When: Friday at 7pm.
Where: 14492 Old Bandera Rd, Helotes, TX 78023
Convey Culture at Second Saturday Art and Wine
Unique for it’s quaint size, Boerne maintains a thriving culture and arts scene. The galleries of downtown Boerne put on their best show for Second Saturday Art and Wine. Galleries surrounding downtown invite attendees to view their works an provide complimentary hors d’oeuvres and beverages. To sweeten the deal, the “Shabby Bus” offers rides to and from galleries free on charge throughout the event. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to explore Boerne’s art scene during Second Saturday.
When: Saturday from 5pm to 8pm.
Where: Galleries in Boerne, Boerne, TX 78006
Shop Until You Drop at Boerne Market Days
One aspect people enjoy about Boerne is the small town community and culture that has developed over the years. Boerne Market Days is a perfect example of all that Boerne has to offer. The event is located in the heart of downtown Boerne on Main Plaza and occurs the second weekend of each month. Market Days provides shoppers with a wide range of options from artists and craftsmen while also featuring talented performers.
Along with the market, many shops and restaurants along Main Street will be open for business. Spend your day perusing the vendors at the market and strolling along the historic streets of downtown Boerne, you may be surprised at what all you find!
When: Saturday from 10am to 5pm.
Where: Main Plaza, 100 North Main, Boerne, TX 78006
Laugh Along with “The Odd Couple”
A beloved classic in American Theatre, “The Odd Couple” is a classic story of roommates who just don’t get along. Nearly everyone who witnesses the show can relate to the plight of the characters, as their backgrounds spill into their current living situation. This weekend the show visits Boerne as Community Theatre presents "The Odd Couple". A great opportunity to support local talent, the show is sure to draw laughs and resonate with all who attend. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to see an American classic.
When: Friday and Saturday at 8pm.
Where: 907 East Blanco Road, Boerne, TX 78006
Enjoy a Night at Tejas Rodeo
What’s Texas without a good rodeo? Each year San Antonio welcomes one of the most successful indoor rodeos in the country, but what many fail to realize is how many opportunities there are to rodeo in the areas surrounding the city. Tejas Rodeo offers one of the most unique and exciting spectacles in town. Each Saturday night from March through November Tejas Rodeo offers a professional rodeo. But the fun doesn’t stop there! A full service steakhouse, and a saloon with live music and dancing also reside on site. A night at Tejas Rodeo is sure to make an exciting rodeo memory!
When: Saturday at 6:30pm.
Where: Tejas Todeo Co., 401 Obst Road, Bulverde, TX 78163