Celebrate Texas Hill Country, Wine & Music at Fredericksburg Festival April 26-28th, 2012
If you love Food and Wine and the Texas Hill Country in the Springtime, come CELEBRATE Texas Wine, Texas Music and Texas Cuisine at the 2012 Hill Country Wine and Music Festival! Join us for a WINE and FOOD LOVERS SPRING-FLING, benefiting the Texas Center for Wine and Culinary Arts, in Fredericksburg, Texas.
Tickets and more info: http://www.hillcountrywineandmusic.com/tickets
Lodging: Click here
Wednesday, April 25, 2012 – The Prelude
Plan to arrive in Fredericksburg, Texas, on Wednesday evening, April 25th! You will want to be a part of ALL the INCREDIBLE Wine and Food Prelude Events planned just for YOU!
After you check into your hotel or B&B, have a wonderful, relaxed meal in Fredericksburg, at one of our World-Class restaurants; and then take in some live music – on Wednesday nights in Fredericksburg, Texas, you’ll find a variety of GREAT “Live Music” options: the “TEXAS Songwriters Showcase” at Hondo’s on Main, Crossroads, Silver Creek… or, maybe, a drive out to Luckenbach Texas, for a world-famous “Pickers Circle” – You just never know who might be there!
Thursday, April 26, 2012 – Explore Wine Road 290
Spend your day EXLORING the “2nd Fastest Growing Wine Region” in the USA! All along US HWY 290, on either side of Fredericksburg, you’ll discover award-winning wineries, vineyards, and tasting rooms. If you want a TOTAL WINE WEEKEND book accommodations at a Bed and Breakfast in the Vineyards. Several Wineries offer a delightful “Wine Destination Bed and Breakfast Experience” – Becker Vineyards, Grape Creek Vineyards, Messina Hof.
Thursday, April 26, 2012 Evening – “Texas Vintners Dinner and Reception”
Join us for a very special evening of Texas Food, Wine and Music at the 2012 “Texas Vintners Dinner and Reception”. This years’ “Vintners Dinner” will be hosted by Executive Chef Ross Burtwell from the AWARD-WINNING, Cabernet Grill – Texas Wine Country Restaurant. Enjoy a FABULOUS evening of Texas Hill Country Cuisine paired with select wines from SEVEN wineries! AMAZING!
Friday, April 27th, 2012 – Explore art Galleries, Wineries, Museums, Natural Beauty
EXLORE! So much to do and see in and around Fredericksburg, Texas! Shops in the Historic Main Street District, Art Galleries, Wineries! and Tasting Rooms, Chocolat – Devine! Restaurants! Enchanted Rock! Museums! Parks!
Friday, April 27th, Evening – 6:00pm to 9:30pm “Texas Wine Tasting and Food Pairing – BON APPETIT from the TEXAS HILL COUNTRY! Salute!
Venue: National Museum of the Pacific War’s Ruff Haus
Our incredible Friday Night prelude Event – “Texas Wine Tasting and Food Pairing” was “Specially” planned for the “Texas Wine and Food Lover”! Join your hosts, acclaimed Texas authors, Dr. Russell Kane and Chef Terry Thompson-Anderson for a delightful evening of EXPLORING TEXAS WINE and FOOD, with music by award winning Texas singer/songwriter, John Arthur Martinez!
Sample Texas Wine and delectable “Local Texas” culinary offerings and find out why TEXAS is so special! Your hosts will be “Signing” copies of their recently released books: The Texas Hill Country – A Food and Wine Lover’s Paradise by Terry Thompson-Anderson and The Wineslinger Chronicles – Texas on the Vine by Dr. Russell Kane. Your hosts have collaborated to pair wines from Becker Vineyards, Grape Creek Vineyards, Messina Hof Winery, Sandstone Cellars, Texas Hills Vineyard, and Torre di Pietra Vineyards with tapas-style recipes from Terry’s book. Our Festival’s first silent auction will be held in conjunction in this event. What a NIGHT IN THE TEXAS HILL COUNTRY! Event admission price of $100 includes signed copies of both author’s books. Please purchase your tickets now as attendance is limited.
Saturday, April 28, 2012 – 11am to 7pm HILL COUNTRY WINE AND MUSIC FESTIVAL at WILDSEED FARMS
GET READY FOR A Wine, Music and Food FESTIVAL IN THE WILDFLOWERS!
Experience a Texas Hill Country spring at Wildseed Farms, while sampling the most delicious Wine and Food from the HEART of Texas Wine Country! We’re bringing together libations, vibrations, and great Texas food in a celebration of Texas Wine and Texas Culinary Traditions. The Festival will be held at Wildseed Farms, just east of Fredericksburg, Texas. Come join us for a Wine and Food EXPERIENCE TEXAS-style. Sample Texas Wine and Hill Country cuisine from participating restaurants and specialty food purveyors. The 2012 Festival Music line-up includes Texas Hill Country Favorites: Trevor La Bonte Jazz, John Arthur Martinez and Joel Guzman, the Almost Patsy Cline Band, and Thomas Michael Riley! These bands will get you out on the DANCE FLOOR for a “Wine Country Boot Scoot” – now that’s TEXAS! Admission includes a souvenir wine glass, seven wine tastings, and DELICIOUS food samples. Participating restaurants will offer a variety of foods for sale and wine will be available for purchase by the glass or bottle, along with non-alcoholic beverages, souvenir T-shirts, hats and posters. A wonderful selection of domestic and foreign beer is available at The BrewBonnet Biergarten.
Come on out for this FESTIVAL and support the Texas Center for Wine and Culinary Arts!