The Drop Everything List

Carol Burnett, Texas State Gospel Singing Convention, the Runaway Scrape and the Kemah Crawfish Festival. . .
The Drop Everything List

Throw your plans out the window. We scoured the state in search of the top events and offerings, from the crawfish festival in Kemah and DaVinci’s notebooks in Lubbock to hearing gospel singers and reenacting a retreat from battle. Here’s our super select guide to the things you absolutely can’t afford to miss.
[Apr 13–19]



Question Everything
The occupants of a certain house on West Commerce Street in San Antonio recently opened their front door to find Carol Burnett standing there. The legendary comedienne was in town from California and wanted to visit her childhood home. “I used to roller skate in the slanted hallway,”  Burnett said. “I would get up to the highest part and roll down to the front door and catch myself against the screen. The skate marks were still there.” Burnett said Henry Cisneros, the former mayor of San Antonio, has since relocated the house, which was to be razed, and will

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