News Flash

Posted on: August 21, 2019

Win Tickets to Hill Country Shrimp & Music Fest!

Shrimp and Music Festival - Shrimp Tacos

The first ever Hill Country Shrimp and Music Fest is slated to kick off on September 21st of this year! Held at The AgriCultural Museum from 2PM-10PM, this is a perfect way to ring in the fall festival season. While shrimp and music make a perfect combo a...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: August 8, 2019

Boerne’s Historic Ye Kendall Inn is Now “The Kendall”!

The Kendall - Sara Room

The Kendall has exciting news and updates to share about the historic hotel and the Boerne experience they have to offer! Along with their new name, they have completed a full property renovation. Each room, suite and cabin has its own unique feel and dec...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: July 31, 2019

Get Y’er True Texan Experience in Boerne!

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(In our best Texan accent)

Are y’all lookin’ to get a taste of what it’s like to be a Texan? Immerse yourself in the cultural “cowboy way” when you dress, eat, and play like a Texan! We’ve got som...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: July 24, 2019

The Bevy’s Bee Boxes Make Everything Sweeter!

The Bevy Provisions Co. Honey

Honey bees are fascinating, aren’t they? The Bevy Provisions Co. sells locally sourced honey from their own bee boxes that reside in their back yard. We have the scoop on what it takes to make it readily available!

The Bee Boxes

There are 2 bee boxes at The...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: July 19, 2019

All Ages Can Celebrate Christmas in July!

Santa Visits Christmas in July at Movies in the Park!

Find the splendor of the Christmas season in the middle of the year by participating in one of these events, or by stepping foot into the yuletide wonderland that is The Christmas Shoppe in downtown Boerne!

Christmas in July Movie in the Park Showing &...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: July 16, 2019

Serve the Community at the New Boerne Visitors Center!

Volunteering at the Boerne Visitors Center

The beautiful new Boerne Visitors Center building is now open and receiving guests at 282 N. Main Street down on the award-winning, historic Hill Country Mile. The fabulous new location has seen an increase in visitors in comparison to their previous loca...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: July 12, 2019

Second Weekends in Boerne!

Second Saturday Bluegrass Jam Circle

The second weekend of any month is always a good time to visit Boerne. There are several events that regularly take place on the second weekends, and no matter what you’re interests are, there is something for you! With everything from shopping ...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: June 27, 2019

July “Come and See” Contest

Boerne Enter to Win

We can’t tell you enough how excited we are to have moved the Boerne Visitor Center down to the Hill Country Mile. In celebration, we will be running a special “Come and See” contest. Simply come and see the new Boerne Visitor Center (282 N. Main Street) ...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: June 25, 2019

Celebrate America’s Birthday in Boerne!

4th of July Fireworks

Celebrate our great country with a trip to the hills and party all week long! Check out a small handful of the activities that will be happening in our area over the holiday week below. More events can be found on our calendar of events and Facebook page!...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: June 20, 2019

New Boerne Visitor Center Gets its Own Art Al Fresco Piece!

Art Al Fresco at Boerne Visitors Center

If you haven’t heard, the Boerne Visitors Center has seen a lot of change in the last year, so we have a lot to report. Moving into our new and permanent location at 282 N. Main Street has brought many exciting adventures already, and we look fo...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: June 4, 2019

Exciting News & Some Changes!

Website-New Visitors Center Home Page

First off, thank you so much for subscribing to our blog! We love sharing exciting Boerne developments and travel ideas with you! Second, the Boerne Visitors Center is GETTING A NEW WEBSITE!  So now as you navigate around the website you will see...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: June 3, 2019

The Bevy Hotel Announces its Collection of Very Special Food and Beverage Alliances

The Bevy Hotel

The Bevy Hotel in Boerne, scheduled to open in early June, has announced its “Bevy of Unique & Curious Things” thanks to partnerships with the finest sources of food and beverage in the Texas Hill Country.

Co-owner and oper...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: June 3, 2019

A Mother's Day Guide for DADS!

Mothers Day in Boerne

Mother’s Day 2019 is THIS Sunday! Dads – are you looking for that perfect gift? This year, give the gift of taking away…the kids! We’ve compiled an activity list of unique things to do for Mom while you sp...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: June 3, 2019

Art Al Fresco's Newest Round of Sculptures Brings A Whimsical Addition to the Boerne Landscape

Art Al Fresco

The City of Boerne was excited to announce the recent installation of its fourth Art al Fresco exhibit, a collection of 10 large-scale sculptures placed around Boerne’s Hill Country Mile, the Patrick Heath Public Library and Bo...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: June 3, 2019

Boerne Visitors Center Moving Soon!

Boerne Visitors Center

The Boerne Visitors Center is getting ready to move into its permanent home! After a lot of planning, hard work, and a whole lot of waiting, the day is finally upon us that we move to Boerne’s Hill Country Mile to serve Boerne’s thrivi...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: June 3, 2019

Hill Country Mile Designated One of Texas' Great Places!

Hill Country Mile

When planning your next Texas Hill Country adventure, a stroll down the award-winning Hill Country Mile is a must. The Texas Chapter of the American Planning Association announced its 2019 Great Places in Texas designees last week, and Boerne’s&...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: June 3, 2019

Boerne's Permanent Public Art Collection Grows by Two!

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Boerne’s public art program will add two sculptures to its permanent collection from the most recent Art al Fresco exhibition. These additions continue the City’s five-year plan to grow Boerne’s public art collection...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: June 3, 2019

10 Relaxing Outdoor Patios for Dining and Drinking in Boerne

Boerne Wine Company

Spring is in the air, and that means it’s time to find yourself a patio to sit and enjoy some good food and drink. Luckily, there are plenty of places in Boerne where you can do exactly that. Check out the list below for some of the best patios ...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: June 3, 2019

The Inside Scoop on Hill Country Wildflowers!

Bluebonnets in Boerne

While many say that Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year, here in the Texas Hill Country – that could be debatable! When you consider the beauty of Texas bluebonnets and other wildflowers in the spring each year, some would say that&...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: June 3, 2019

8 Outdoor Entertainment Series to Include in Your Next Trip!

Moondance Concert Series

With the weather warming up, all of our favorite outdoor entertainment series are getting ready to kick back up! These classic Boerne event series bring charm, tradition, food, music, dancing and so much more to this awesome community and only add to its ...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: June 3, 2019

Memories Made: An Unforgettable Ride With Diamond C Stables!

Horseback Riding in Boerne

A common misconception about Texans is that we ride horses everywhere we go. This is not in fact true, but I will say that if it were efficient, that might be the preferred method of travel for many (including myself)! If you’ve never been horse...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: June 5, 2019

Get Ready to Get Dirty: 2 Obstacle Races Are Coming!

Thunderdash 2019

It’s time to challenge yourself and find out what you’re made of! Boerne has 2 great obstacle race events coming that are more than just a race to the finish line! While we frequently talk about our great local shopping, dining and out...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: June 3, 2019

6 Can't-Miss Tiny Hill Country Towns Perfect For Day Tripping!

Sisterdale Dance Hall

Have you ever looked at a map of the Texas Hill Country? We highly recommend making Boerne your “home-base” during your next Hill Country trip, as we are centrally located among many of the Texas Hill Country's charming towns!...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: June 3, 2019

6 Inspiring Outdoor Spring Break Activities in Boerne!

Hill Country Paddle Sports

It’s time to start thinking about warm weather days again! Spring Break is coming up quick (we know, not quickly enough). We’ve got inspiration for your vacation to Boerne as the world turns to bring the warmth back into the Texas Hill...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: June 3, 2019

6 Unique Boerne Rentals For Your Next Vacation!

Philip Manor Square

Are you one that prefers the amenities of a cozy house when traveling? Short term rental properties are popping up all over the place – including Boerne! While there are lots of options in town to maximize your stay in the Hill Country, we have picked 6 r...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: June 3, 2019

Create Your Own Valentine's Dinner Date In Boerne!

Peggy's On The Green

If you’ve ever experienced Boerne’s local restaurant scene, you know there is an abundance of choices! The most romantic day of the year – the beloved Valentine’s Day, is just around the corner now. Well, we did the...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: June 3, 2019

Twin Sisters Home & Flooring Opens Inside Old Visitor Center Building!

Twin Sisters Interiors

Only a few short months ago, the Boerne Visitors Center was located on a historic, quaint Boerne landmark known as the Menger-Kingsbury-Shumard Ranch. The two buildings on the property have sat for more than a century on that plot of land. Since ...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: June 3, 2019

5 MORE of Boerne's Best Burgers!

Black Board Bar B Q

Last year, we posted  “5 of Boerne’s Best Burgers”, and we found that you loved it so much that it was time to do a “Part 2”. Naturally, we know there are more than just 5 burgers to gush about ar...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: June 3, 2019

10 Brand New Boerne Businesses in 2019!

Hill Country Mile Shopping

Happy 2019 everyone! A brand new year brings so many new chances, new opportunities, and in Boerne’s case – new and exciting businesses! We’ve got the skinny on 10 new happenings here in town along with what you can look forward to and expect to see in th...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: June 3, 2019

5 Holiday Cocktail Recipes from Salvador Dobbs

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Looking to add a new cocktail to the mix for your next holiday party or happy hour? Salvador Dobbs has shared some of their new creations as well as tried and true favorites that will surely liven up your next event! Not throwing a holiday soiree this yea...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: June 3, 2019

5 Local Boerne Stores Make 2019 Shop Across Texas' "Best Stores" List!

Hill Country Mile

Well the list for the Best Stores in Texas is up for 2019, and a big, Texas-sized “congratulations” are in order! 5 Boerne stores have made the list including: 259 Home Market, Beatitude Bridal Boutique, Boutique Chloe Rose, E...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: June 3, 2019

9 Ways to Spend Your Sunday in Boerne!

Boerne Brewey

Need to maximize your Sunday Funday? Monday is lurking around the corner, but lucky for you, we’ve got 9 ways to make your final day of rest one to get you truly ready for the week ahead! However, you may just decide to extend your visit to Boer...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: June 3, 2019

Plan A Vacation For your Buds...Taste Buds, That Is!

Cypress Grille

They’ve been with you since birth, watched you grow up and been there for you for all your firsts. Who knows you better than your best buds? Your TASTE BUDS! It’s time to show them some love and take them on a Texas Hill Country advent...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: June 3, 2019

Making Second Generation Cave Without A Name Memories

Cave Without A Name

Visiting a well-loved tourist attraction decades later with your kiddos can be almost as magical as experiencing it for the first time! The Cave Without A Name is a field trip staple for every elementary school and summer camp in the Boerne area. As a chi...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: June 3, 2019

Boerne Beyond the Happy Hour!

Beyond Happy Hour in Boerne

Are you looking for ways to maximize your weekdays here in Boerne? There are so many places in town that keep the fun going even when the weekend comes to a close. We are here to let you know that the drinks, the games, the music, and the laughs don&r...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: June 3, 2019

6 Unbeatable Boerne Brunch Menus!

Peggy's On The Green

Imagine this: it’s Sunday morning and you’ve either just woken up from catching a few extra ZZZ’s, or you were just dismissed from your weekly church service. No matter how your day starts, you are bound to have a rumble in t...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: June 3, 2019

Fun Fitness While Visiting Boerne!

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Whether you are just visiting or live here, there are many options for a great workout in Boerne. Local fitness enthusiast and blogger, Victoria Sparks, shares her favorite workout discoveries around Boerne, so read on and get ready to “glisten....

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: June 1, 2019

An ABC Guide to Visiting Boerne!

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OK y’all, here are 26 glorious ways to maximize your fun in Boerne, all in alphabetical order! Whether you’ve got family coming to town or you’re planning your very own visit, this ABC guide highlights so much of our town’s culture and will help you decid...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: June 1, 2019

Upgrade Your Road Trip!

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There’s no denying that the Texas Hill Country is an ideal year-round destination for Texans seeking to hit the road for an adventure. In Boerne, the lodging, dining and shopping are all a step up from your average vacation, so you’re guaranteed to make e...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: June 1, 2019

One Sweet Hiking Tour: Honey Creek State Natural Area

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You have likely heard of Guadalupe River State Park, but do you know about Honey Creek State Natural Area? We had the opportunity to take a private tour of the preserve this past week…and WOW! It is a real Hill Country treasure! The guides were incredibly...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: June 1, 2019

Taco 'Bout Boerne

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WARNING! Reading this blog post WILL make you hungry for tacos. Every time we turn around, it seems like there is a new taco place opening its doors here in Boerne…and we are not complaining! Each taco restaurant in town has their own special spin on brea...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: June 1, 2019

Oh, Those Boerne Hot Rod Nights!

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If you’ve ever explored Boerne, you know all about its incomparable charm. There are numerous annual events, traditions, and gatherings that make this town feel as homey as it does. The sense of community here is hard to beat–even the out-of-towners say s...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: June 1, 2019

Find A Little Something For Your Garden in Boerne!

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The Hill Country Mile’s retail opportunities are vast and varied. For the gardeners and nature lovers among us, a can’t-miss stop for locals and visitors is A Little Nature Store. A trip through the garden and around the shop will leave you inspired to ac...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: June 1, 2019

A Day At The Lake? Why, YES!

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The secret is out! Boerne City Lake Park is a hopping place for families to have a water-play day! The facility is comprised of 100 acres of park land and more than 100 acres of water to accommodate a FULL day of fun! In addition to the beautiful...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: June 1, 2019

Take A Break From Spring Break in Boerne!

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Ahh, the blessed Spring Break is right around the corner!  If you’re one who wants to feel rejuvenated after Spring Break, I have good news: this blog is full of great tips just for you! Boerne has always been the perfect place to escape the hust...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: June 1, 2019

Saint Tryphon Farm and Vineyards: The New Winery on the Block!

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Most of us are aware of the things that really make Sisterdale great and how perfect it is for day tripping from Boerne. Gorgeous winding roads so blatantly boast the best scenery that the Hill Country has to offer; lazy weekend floats on the picturesque ...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: June 1, 2019

3 Boerne Pot Pies To Fill Your Comfort Food Needs

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Nothing warms the heart quite like comfort food. Boerne is serving up some seriously hearty bowls of chicken pot pie that are not to be missed if you are in the mood for a lunch that will warm the soul! Take a gander below and pick a pie that calls to you...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: May 31, 2019

Valentine's Date Ideas in Boerne!

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The most romantic day of the year is right  around the corner again!  That’s right fellas, Valentine’s Day 2018 is here.  Don’t panic.  If you haven’t figured out what to do to ce...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: May 31, 2019

5 Up-And-Coming Boerne Businesses In 2018!

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Happy New Year to all of our lovely followers! 2018 is going to be one exciting year, folks.  We’ve got a lot to look forward to in the coming year, and we’ve got the skinny on new businesses, event venues, shops, restaurants ...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: May 31, 2019

2 Boerne Bowls of Oatmeal to Dive Into

Oatmeal in Boerne

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, right? On chilly days, like we have been having, a steaming bowl of oatmeal filled with tasty goodies like fruits, nuts and sugar is the perfect way to start your day off on the right foot. The two breakfas...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: May 31, 2019

Year-Round Fun For Everyone: Guadalupe River State Park

Guadalupe River State

Stretching across the Texas Hill Country is the ever-flowing Guadalupe River.  Boerne is just a short distance to the Guadalupe River State Park, and there is always a way to enjoy its beautiful scenery!  For those seeking an escape from...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: May 31, 2019

10 Reasons To Christmas Shop On Boerne's Hill Country Mile

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Make your lists and check them twice. Fall in love with Christmas Shopping again on Boerne’s Hill Country Mile!  You’ll find The Mile is so much more than retail.  W...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: May 31, 2019

Little Gretel Restaurant - Chicken Paprika Recipe!

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Chef Denise, of Little Gretel here in Boerne, TX shared a favored recipe (Chicken Paprika) from her youth in the Czech Republic. “I love the way my mother prepared it and now I am passing this recipe to my daughter. It is a very simple and quick...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: May 31, 2019

5 of Boerne's Best Burgers!

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Where’s the beef? It’s in Boerne apparently. There were so many fabulous burgers in town that it was difficult to pick only 5 to feature in this post. Here’s the scoop on some of the best around, where to find them on the Hil...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: May 31, 2019

Special Treasures at Boerne's Second Saturday Art Beat

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What gives our small town of Boerne its charm? Is it being tucked away from all the hustle and bustle of the big city? Seeing the history that still echoes in the buildings that line main street? Or maybe it’s the unique shopping experience that...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: May 31, 2019

So Many Places to Find LIVE MUSIC in Boerne!!

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Music fills the air all over Boerne as the weekend approaches. Here is a full list of venues that offer live music regularly. Each place has something a little different to bring to the table so stick around and try more than one to find the perfect fit f...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: May 30, 2019

Tips for Taking a Tasting Tour in the Texas Hill Country

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The Texas Hill Country is becoming famous for wineries, breweries and distilleries. Here are the nitty gritty details and some great insider tips that will make your next trip into the hills a five-star day for you and your crew!

Who would enjoy t...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: May 30, 2019

9 Summer Date Ideas in Boerne

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Getting away from your everyday routine and trying something new can be a great relationship pick-me-up. Whether you’re already married, soon to be married, or newly dating, regular date nights (or days) are important. We’ve compiled a...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: May 30, 2019

6 Texas Hill Country Dance Halls You Should Know About!

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Deep in the heart of the Texas Hill Country, you’ll find that two-steppin’ is somewhat of a way of life.  If you’re looking for ways to jump into Texas culture, find yourself a partner, a pair of boots, and a dance h...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: May 30, 2019

Kids Say the Darndest Things

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The Cibolo Nature Center is one of the most popular natural attractions for families in Boerne. The staff at the center have been collecting letters and quotes from some of their smallest visitors to share with us and show that kids really do say the darn...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: May 30, 2019

TWO New Downtown Boerne Tours

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It’s a fact. Boerne’s Hill Country Mile is exceptional! (Toot toot goes our horn) Great shopping, delicious food, quality art, heritage, historic architecture, community events and more. With all those wonderful things wrapped...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: May 30, 2019

Your Summer Boerne Bucket List!

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School’s out and summer is HERE! Now what are you going to do? We’ve done the research for you. Here is your official summer check list for things to do here in Boerne. No matter what your travel style, there is something for everyone ...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: May 30, 2019

Oompah All Summer Long in Boerne!

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No doubt, the most uniquely Boerne German experience that you can have this summer is dancing a polka at an Abendkonzert (Evening Concert) on Main Plaza as the sun goes down. Throughout the summer the Boerne Village Band fills the night air with tradition...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: May 30, 2019

7 Local Parks to Make a SPLASH in!

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We’ve made the research easy! Here is the lowdown on the City, County & State parks that have water in them in the Boerne area. Whether you like to swim, paddle, fish, sail, tube or sit back and enjoy the view, we have you covered. ...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: May 30, 2019

Take in Boerne’s sights and … sniffs?

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We could tell this car trip was going to be special as soon as mom closed the car door. She had loaded far more into the back seat than usual. A typical trip to the park warrants only our leashes and an extra bottle of water or two. We were sharing the ba...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: May 30, 2019

A Valentine’s Gift from Peggy’s on the Green: Pie & Cocktail Recipes!

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It was another tough day at the office yesterday. Peggy’s on the Green called again for a pie tasting (DARN!) and there was an extra surprise this time, it was also cocktail time! They sent us home on a sugar high and with an extra special gift,...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: May 30, 2019

How to Solve the Spring Break Conundrum

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Spring Break is almost here and the younger half of your crew is probably already bugging you to go to crowded places like Fiesta Texas and Sea World. Believe me, I get it. The idea of wading through the parking lots and crowds, day after day, is enough t...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: May 30, 2019

"Ladies Love Beer Too" Blogger Reviews Boerne Breweries

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Guest Blogger, Paige Mathews of “Ladies Love Beer Too" took a trip to Boerne and toured our breweries last weekend! We're happy to report she had a great time and shared her thoughts with us. If you've been around the brew block in...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: May 30, 2019

A Food-Centric Guide to Traveling in Boerne

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Boerne shines with an abundance of culinary selections, so it's a no brainer when you are planning on eating your way through a vacation! We know trips are all about the food nowadays and the Boerne community is extending an invitation to their table for ...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: May 30, 2019

An Insider’s Guide to Planning a Perfect Hill Country Wedding

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If you are like most newly engaged brides, it takes a couple of weeks for the excitement and enthusiasm from staring at your brand-new sparkly bling to wear down and really dive deep into wedding planning mode.  But where do you start?!  ...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: May 30, 2019

Apple Cider Cream Pie Recipe from Chef Bohanan

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Chef Bohanan has given us all an early Christmas gift! We are very excited to share this special recipe with you from our friends at Peggy’s on the Green! Try your hand at making your own Apple Cider Cream Pie with Chef’s recipe.&n...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: May 30, 2019

Peggy's on the Green Peanut Butter Pie Recipe

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“Growing up, pie served as great comfort food that brought our neighbors and family together around the table.” — Chef Mark Bohanan

Peanut Butter Pie

Ingredients

8 ounces Nutter ButtersSalt4 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted1...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: May 30, 2019

Something Old, Something New

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A couple discovers hidden gems in Boerne, Texas

“I think it’s crooked,” I said to my husband, Sean, as I examined the painting I had hung a few days prior. It was the only piece of art in our new home, sitting lonely on the la...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: May 30, 2019

4 Ways to Beat the Heat In and Around Boerne

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Welcome to Texas… Where you wish you were a fish so you could live in the water during the month of August! Here’s a quick survival guide to staying cool in our local waterways in Boerne through the end of our hot summer months. You c...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: May 30, 2019

BOERNE RECIPE SWAP: 259 Brantley’s Bistro’s Baked Salami Chips with Bread & Butter Texas Jalapeño Di

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Who wouldn’t want to wow their guests with a favorite appetizer from a favorite local restaurant? Chef Brantley has let the cat out of the bag and shared the recipe for their Baked Salami Chips with Bread & Butter Texas Jalapeño D...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: May 30, 2019

24 Hours in Boerne!

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One of my favorite things about Boerne is how easy it is. At 30 miles west of San Antonio, it’s conveniently located in the Texas Hill County along I-10 and at the end of Highway 46, plus the city’s walk-ability is ideal for out-of-town visitors. So when ...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: May 30, 2019

Heading to Boerne: Then vs. Now

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How could we not share such a treasure! While digging in old files left by my predecessor (thanks Wendy!). I found this historical gem promoting Boerne, the “Key to the Hills”, encouraging people to relocate and move to Boerne. We gigg...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: May 30, 2019

Relaxed Romance in Boerne

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A weekend of fine art, dining and shopping: Small town charm? Check. Fine dining and specialty shops? Check. Two checks later and my husband and I were raising our wine glasses. The toast was to Texas Hill Country’s answer to our prayers for the...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: May 30, 2019

I’m a Lucky Girl: Winter Kayaking Boerne Lake

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I kayak. That being said, I’ve only kayaked for about a year and a bit, so I’m certainly not an expert. I won’t go anywhere I think I might be in danger, and there have been times where I thought I was in danger, where everyo...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: May 30, 2019

Boerne Is So Blessed!

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Many of the churches in Boerne today began with a handful of individuals who met in various locations throughout the area. Despite the emotional climate, religion still found a way to exist in Boerne in the early days.

Early German immigrants to Boerne wer...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: May 30, 2019

Did you know....Boerne edition!

History-Boerne Shooting Club

1: The first Polo game in the U.S. was played in Boerne in the early 1870s on a field on Upper Balcones Rd- Brought by the English.

2: Boerne Shooting Club C. 18912: Boerne has the oldest Shooting Club in the U.S. in continuous use. New Braunfels was the o...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: May 29, 2019

Boerne Spooks!

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Looking to go Ghost Hunting in Boerne? Here are a few locations that you COULD possibly run into a a past resident if you played your cards right!

The Dienger Building - 210 N. Main St.

Joseph and Ida Dienger

One of our most famous Boerne ghosts is Mr. Josep...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash
Posted on: May 29, 2019

Bonus Points for Boerne

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Small town charm? Check. Fine dining and specialty shops? Check. Two checks later and my husband and I were raising our wine glasses. The toast was to Texas Hill Country’s answer to our prayers for the perfect weekend getaway. For being just a 4...

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Boerne Visitors Center News Flash