SITES AND MUSEUMS:

The Painted Churches, open year round. For tours, call the Schulenburg Chamber of Commerce, 866-504-5294, www.schulenburgchamber.org

Swiss Alp Dance Hall, scheduled dances and bands, La Grange

Texas Czech Heritage and Cultural Center, 888-785-4500, www.czechtexas.org, La Grange

Texas Quilt Museum, 979-968-3104, www.texasquiltmuseum.org.  La Grange

Monument Hill & Kreische Brewery State Historic Sites, 979-968-5658, La Grange

Fayette Lake Oak Thicket Park and Park Prairie Park, offers campsites, cabins, fishing, nature trails, boat ramp, swimming area, 979-249-3504, Fayetteville

Round Top Festival Institute, An International Center for Performance and Learning, www.festivalhill.org, 979-249-3129, Round Top

La Grange Railroad Museum, for more information call the La Grange Chamber, 979-968-5756, www.lagrangetourism.com, La Grange

Fayette County Courthouse and Old Fayette County Jail, for more information call the La Grange Chamber, 979-968-5756, www.lagrangetourism.com, La Grange

Fayette Public Library, Museum & Archives, www.cityoflg.com, 979-968-3765

Fayetteville Area Heritage Museum, www.fayettevillecountyhistory.org, 979-378-2210, Fayetteville

Schulenburg Historical Museum, 979-743-3614, Schulenburg

Texas Polka Music Museum, www.texaspolkamuseum.com, 979-743-4752, Schulenburg

Stanzel Model Aircraft Museum, www.stanzelmuseum.org,  979-743-6559, Schulenburg

ART GALLERIES:

Arts for Rural Texas, www.artsforruraltexas.org, Fayetteville

WINERIES:

Rohan Meadery, La Grange

Rosemary’s Vineyard and Winery, La Grange

Saddlehorn Winery, Burton

The Vineyard at Grohmann Farms & The Weimary, Weimer

Weimar

EVENTS:

Best Little Quilt Show in Texas, February, Fayette County Fair Grounds in La Grange

Antique & Collectibles Weekends, last week in March & first week in April; last week in September and first week in October, www.antiqueweekend.com, Round Top, Fayetteville, Warrenton, Carmine, Burton, Oldenburg, Shelby

Annual Texas Polka Festival, March, Schulenburg

BP-MS150, Fayette County Fairgrounds, April, La Grange

Schulenburg Fest, in early August, www.schulenburgfestival.org, Schulenburg

Best Little Cowboy Gathering in Texas, March, www.bestlittlecowboygathering.org, Fayette County Fairgrounds, La Grange

Mayfest, May, www.czechtexas.org, La Grange

Fayette County Fair, Labor Day Weekend, www.fayettefair.com, La Grange

Fayette County Sheriff’s Posse, Bull Riding  & Rodeo Event, August, La Grange

Muziky, Muziky-Celebration of Czech Music & Culture, October, www.czechtexas.org, La Grange