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Hill Country Happenings: April 23-29, 2017

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Wimberley Garden Club Tour some of the most beautiful gardens you will come across with educational opportunities to enhance your green thumb on landscaping, gardening, and taking care of your lawn. Tickets are $20 per person. Cash or Check only. Group sales are available – 8 tickets for $100. 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Tickets are available at the Wimberley Visitor Center 14100 FM 2325 Wimberley, TX 78676.

SpringFest 2017 “The Lake Travis Chamber of Commerce will bring SpringFest back to the Hill Country Galleria. Presented by St. David’s Emergency Center, SpringFest will be bigger and better than ever,” shares its website. Music, activities, and a variety of vendors. The biggest festival you’ve come across in a small town! 11 a.m.-8 p.m. The Backyard-Live Oak Amphitheater in the Galleria.

Heritage Gala Saturday A fundraising event to support The “Pound House” Farmstead and Museum. A whimsical evening with silent and live auctions, dinner, and music held in a festive tent on the Pound House grounds. 6-10 p.m. Dr. Pound Historical Farmstead, 570 Founders Park Road, Dripping Springs, TX.

15th annual Texas Eggfest Do you go eggstatic over grilling? Then this is your festival. “Celebrating it’s 15th year, the festival will be held at the historic Camp Ben McCulloch, showcasing the down home Texas culinary scene that includes well-known chefs and pit masters, a Texas-style Big Green Egg Grand Tasting, a Texas Craft Beer Garden, Eggfest University cooking classes, as well as a “Makers + Mom & Pop” vendor marketplace,” shares its website. 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Nestled just outside Austin in the rolling hills of Driftwood.

20th Annual Buda Wiener Dog Races Bring your furry four-legged friend out to the races and enjoy a day of cook-offs, bake-offs, pet parades and more. April 29-30,2017. Buda City Park, Buda, TX.

The Texas Bucket List 100th Episode “Join us in Luckenbach at noon on April 29 as we kick off our 100th episode party and toast to many more great years here in the Lone Star State and many more episodes of The Texas Bucket List,” shares its website. “A show dedicated to all things Texas in a town that’s legendary in the Lone Star State.” 1-4 p.m. Luckenbach, 412 Luckenbach Town Loop.