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Winedale Folklife Christmas

Saturday Dec 14, 2013 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM | Winedale, 3738 FM 2714 (off FM 1457)

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The Winedale Folklife Christmas event is Saturday, December 14, 2013, from

noon to 4 p.m. Admission is free and open to the public. Food and drinks

will be available for sale.

 

Visitors of all ages will be able to tour decorated historic homes and

enjoy demonstrations of blacksmithing, quilting, weaving, spinning, rope

making, basket weaving, woodworking, pottery, lace making, and pioneer

encampment.

 

Children's activities include old-fashioned crafts, games, hands-on chores

and kid-friendly farm animals. You might even see our Weihnachtsmann

(German Santa Claus)!

 

Finally, visitors can take a ride on the Old West stagecoach, experiencing

how the countryside might have looked in the 1800s.

 

Featured entertainment will include The German Singers, Star of Texas

Dulcimers, Celtaire String Band, Shakespeare players, story tellers, folk

dancers and more.

 

Winedale is located four miles northeast of Round Top, Texas, at 3738 FM

2714 (off FM 1457).

 

Map: http://goo.gl/maps/F5OUm

Contact Winedale staff: (979) 278-3530, winedale@austin.utexas.edu

Visit www.briscoecenter.org for further information.

 

The Winedale Historical Complex, is a division of the Dolph Briscoe Center

for American History, a research unit at The University of Texas at

Austin.

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