Tunes N' Tubes

Published Monday, June 1, 2020 9:00 AM

New Braunfels' Whitewater Amphitheater hosts top-notch tunes against a Guadalupe River backdrop with floaters on tubes

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Whitewater Amphitheater’s backstage is a perfect live music setting for those

Texas Bucket List

Published Monday, June 1, 2020 9:00 AM

Forty-two before you're through

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Kemps ridley sea turtles at Padre Island National Seashore. (Photo by Larry Ditto)

Texas is tailor-made for bucket lists. Covering some 268,000 square miles, the Lone

Swimming Holes

Published Monday, June 1, 2020 9:00 AM

Soothe summer’s swelter in a Texas swimming hole

Blue Hole in Wimberly. (Photo by Will van Overbeek)

Blue Hole in Wimberly. (Photo by Will van Overbeek)

Our bodies are mostly water. Our primordial ancestors lived in it. Science tells us that looking

Summer's Greatest Hits

Published Monday, June 1, 2020 9:00 AM

Great ideas with the power to make your summer memorable

An Alamo Drafthouse Rolling Roadshow Screening at Lake Travis.

An Alamo Drafthouse Rolling Roadshow Screening at Lake Travis. Photo by Mary Sledd.

We’ve shared suggestions in the past years to help you

Something Wild

Published Monday, June 1, 2020 8:00 AM

Talk To—and feed—the animals at Fossil Rim Wildlife Center and Natural Bridge Wildlife ranch

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Sure, it’s fun to hand-feed giraffes through the sunroof, but there are other important reasons why Texas

Dance Hall Devotion

Published Monday, June 1, 2020 8:00 AM

Gruene Hall’s Gospel Brunch with a Texas Twist

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Ready yourself for a buffet of breakfast and the Holy Spirit at Gruene Hall’s Gospel Brunch with a Twist. (Photo: © Jim Flynn/Courtesy Gruene Hall)

Sweet-Tooth Solutions

Published Monday, June 1, 2020 8:00 AM

Naegelin’s Bakery in New Braunfels

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Baker Frankie Alvarado shows off a pie with employee Della Pantermuehl, who has worked at Naegelin’s for almost four decades.

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Theaters Under the Stars

Published Monday, June 1, 2020 8:00 AM

The Drive-In is Back

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A scene from Ennis’ Galaxy Drive-In

Just after sunset under a wide-open Texas sky, a colossal outdoor movie screen towers over a sea of cars. In the fading light, the glow of