Luling, TX: Watermelon Thump Festival (June)

DATE: Last Thursday – Sunday in June HOURS: Check their website for times for various activities NOTES: *They have a wide variety of activities LOCATION: downtown Luling, Texas PHONE: WEBSITE: Luling Watermelon Thump

Corpus Christi, TX: Texas Surf Museum

FREE HOURS: Monday – Thursday: 10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Friday – Saturday: 10:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. Sunday: 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. NOTES: *Small, but free museum. LOCATION: 309 N Water St. Corpus Christi, Texas PHONE: (361) 888-7873 WEBSITE: Texas Surf Museum

Jacksonville, TX: Texas Basket Company

FREE to visit HOURS: I believe these hours are correct Monday – Friday: 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. March – December Saturday: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. NOTES: *They have a gift shop *Before traveling out of your way to visit, you may want to call to be sure the … Continue reading

Lubbock, TX: Buddy Holly Gravesite (Lubbock City Cemetery)

FREE HOURS: Daily: Dawn – Dusk NOTES: *Buddy Holly is buried in the Azalea section, located towards the front of cemetery (31st Street entrance). LOCATION: 2011 East 31st St Lubbock, Texas PHONE: WEBSITE: Lubbock City Cemetery

San Antonio, TX: The Alamo

FREE HOURS: Memorial Day – Labor Day Daily: 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Labor Day – Memorial Day Daily: 9:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Closed Christmas Eve & Christmas NOTES: *You are not allowed to take pictures inside buildings. *They ask that you remove your hat inside the shrine. *Some … Continue reading