Buffalo Trace Great Bourbon Tastings
Make plans to attend a Buffalo Trace Great Bourbon Tasting at your local retailer. For more information, visit buffalotracedistillery.com.
Friday, December 20
Twin Liquors | 3925 Market Street, Austin
Sigel's | 3209 North Fitzhugh Ave, Dallas
Goody Goody | 4701 Colleyville Blvd, Colleyville
Saturday, December 21
Sigel's | 5757 Greenville Ave, Dallas
Goody Goody | 5285 Hwy 121, The Colony
Goody Goody | 4740 Loop 820 Southwest, Fort Worth
Monday, December 23
Sigel's | 15003 Inwood Road, Addison
Twin Liquors | 1000 East 41st Street, Austin
Bring the Struve Telescope Model Home to Texas
McDonald Observatory needs your help to bring the model of their first telescope back to Texas for their 75th anniversary. Since it was established in 1939, McDonald Observatory has been on the forefront of scientific research, as well as astronomy education and outreach, nationwide. Today, Texas astronomers play pivotal roles in research into dark energy, black holes, stars and galaxies, extrasolar planets, and more. With your help and support, they will be able to safely transport the original 82-inch Warner & Swasey telescope model from Cleveland, Ohio back to Texas .
Nasher Sculpture Center
Citywide in Dallas
To celebrate its 10th anniversary, the Nasher Sculpture Center presents Nasher XChange, a dynamic public art exhibition consisting of 10 newly-commissioned public sculptures by contemporary artists at 10 sites throughout the city of Dallas from October 19 to February 16.
The Nutcracker presented by Ballet Austin
The Long Center
Whether first-timer or seasoned fan, you're in for a treat with the 51st annual production of Austin's holiday tradition. This year, Artistic Director Stephen Mills brings you the beloved tale and his acclaimed choreography enhanced by the World Premiere of spectacular new sets and costume designs. Be the first to see this decade-long labor of love come to fruition and continue the tradition. Click here for tickets.
Blown Glass & Lighting Annual Clearance
Wimberley Glassworks Gallery & Studio
Wimberley Glassworks' slightly irregular handblown art glass, lighting, and lamp shades that have been set aside the whole year for this annual clearance. Save up to 70% and see this age old art first-hand in their demonstrations. Come early, or call to see what is available.
Let's Rodeo Ball
The new Let's Rodeo Ball Committee was created to host the Let's Rodeo Ball, a major fundraising event for the SALE Scholarship Fund. This upscale party features top entertainment, great food, dancing and fun for not just fans of rodeo but for all of San Antonio. The event is held in January each year prior to the start of the annual San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo. Live entertainment this year by Headliner Gary Allan!
Western Heritage Parade & Cattle Drive
Celebrate western heritage and tradition at its best. Drovers, just like those from the Old West, will drive a herd of Longhorn cattle down historic Houston Street. The cattle will be followed by cavalry units, authentic wagons and more in one of the area’s largest non-motorized displays. The parade begins at 11:00 a.m. at Christus Santa Rosa Hospital and proceeds down Houston Street through the heart of downtown San Antonio. Children’s games will also be available in the Alamo Plaza area from 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.