Waltz Across Texas 2017

Port Aransas, TX

April 18, 2017 to April 25, 2017
Hosts

Linda Dean 623-256-5989

Activity Ideas

Kayaking, birding, heated pool, community theatre, golf, hiking, museum, fishing boats, boat tours. Kings Ranch tour in Kingsville.

Parking Location

I.B Magee Beach Park , 321 N. on the Beach, Port Aransas, Tx (361-749-6117)-Individuals must make reservations ASAP. Ask for Alicia.

Directions and Other Information

North to Hwy-361 east. In Port Aransas turn right at stoplight onto Ave. G. to beach and right onto sand. $12 for 8 days. Dump and water $4 in county park. Toll for ferry to go over to island.

GPS Coordinates

N27.828194, W97.053542 - Click on link to see Google Map

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Anahuac, TX (near Houston)

April 27, 2017 to May 2, 2017
Activity Ideas

Kayaking, swimming, fishing, boardwalk. 57 miles to Houston Space Center for tours.

Parking Location

Fort Anahuac Park, 1704 S Main, Houston, TX 409-267-2409

Directions and Other Information

Hwy-60 northeast to Tx-288 north to SR-61 west. Go 1 mile then 1 mile south on S. Main St. (on Trinity Bay). No facilities. Free.

GPS Coordinates

N29.757223, W94.684492 - Click on link to see Google Map

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Austin, TX

May 2, 2017 to May 9, 2017
Hosts

COHOST: Sharron Major 316-882-8800

Activity Ideas

Oldest dance hall in Texas in Austin and Gruene, TX. Bat mass flight from under bridge in town.

Parking Location

Elks Lodge, 7237E. Hwy. 290, Austin, TX

Directions and Other Information

I-10 west to US-90.

GPS Coordinates

N30.322781, W97.679762 - Click on link to see Google Map

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Waco, TX

May 9, 2017 to May 15, 2017
Activity Ideas

Texas Rangers Museum, Botanical gardens, Meridian Branch Compound.

Parking Location
Directions and Other Information

I-35 North

GPS Coordinates

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Fort Worth, TX

May 15, 2017 to May 22, 2017
Hosts

Linda Dean 623-256-5989 / COHOST: Kimberly Key 832-776-4396

Activity Ideas

Football stadium, Stockyards (inc. Billy Bob’s)

Parking Location

Lake Benbrook, Pearl Ranch Rd.

Directions and Other Information

I-35 north to I-35W. Follow GPS.

GPS Coordinates

N32.616017, W97.497482 - Click on link to see Google Map

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Abilene, TX

May 22, 2017 to May 26, 2017
Hosts

COHOST: Kimberly Key 832-776-4396

Parking Location

Elks Lodge (?)

Directions and Other Information

I-20 East

GPS Coordinates

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Lubbock, TX

May 26, 2017 to June 1, 2017
Activity Ideas

Heritage Musem, Windmill Museum, Silent Wings Museum.

Parking Location

Elks Lodge, 3409 Milwaukee Ave., Lubbock, TX

Directions and Other Information

I-20 west to US-84 west. Turn left onto highway 289. Take the 34th St. exit. Turn left on 34th St. Turn left on Milwaukee Ave. Elks lodge is on the left. Follow GPS.

GPS Coordinates

N33.562393, W101.955834 - Click on link to see Google Map

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Amarillo, TX

June 1, 2017 to February 7, 2017
Hosts

Don Gibson 806-930-1166

Activity Ideas

: Texas Show at Palo Duro Canyon, 1514 5th Ave., Canyon, TX 806-655-2181 Make reservations. (GPS N34.978508, W101.927993)

Parking Location
Directions and Other Information

US-27 north to SH-217.

GPS Coordinates

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