Bluebonnet Trails Festival 2017 Schedule
April 7 - 9, 2017 - Ennis Texas
Ennis Bluebonnet Trails Festival: Free Admission
Friday, April 7, 2017
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm. - Arts and Crafts
You can enjoy Arts and Crafts, some tasty food, and activities for the kids on the streets of Downtown Ennis. Remember that vendor fees for food and activities will vary.
6:00 pm. - Acoustic Sound Hounds
Enjoy this Texas bluegrass band from Kaufman County that plays traditional and contemporary bluegrass, country and old gospel.
7:30 pm. - Studebakers
Classic Rock n' Roll and Country 1950's, 1960's, and 1970's.
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm. - Wine Wander
You can stroll around downtown sampling wines from some great Texas wineries. Tickets are $30 and include a souvenir wine glass, event bag, map of all participating wineries, and the opportunity to taste some of the finest wines in Texas. Bottles of wine will also be available for purchase on site. Remember that only a limited amount of tickets will be sold.
Saturday, April 8, 2017
8:00 am - 1:00 pm. - Ennis Farmers Market
Local vendors provide a wide selction of fruits, vegetables, honey, meat, nuts, cottage and prepared food and crafts. The Farmers Market is open every Saturday 8:00 am - 1:00 pm from April to October.
9:00 am - 6:00 pm. Arts and Crafts - Same description above.
10:00 am - 2:00 pm. - Antique Motorcycle Club of America Exhibition
302 N Dallas St in Downtown Ennis.
10:00 am. - E-Flat Porch Band
Duane Brown and Rudy Littrell form the core of the band, entertaining with their unique blend of acoustic "porch music", including folk, blues, early country, jazz and original tunes.
12:30 pm. - The Purple Hulls
Enjoy Identical twins Katy Lou and Penny Lea Clark of The Purple Hulls. They began touring with various country artist and writing songs for Nashville's largest publishing company, Sony Tree.
3:00 pm. - Acoustic Sound Hounds - Same description above.
4:00 pm. - Quebe Sisters
You will enjoy the Quebe Sisters from Texas. These triple-threat fiddle champions play and sing in multi-part close harmony.
9:00 am - 6:00 pm - Wine Wander -Same description above.
Sunday, April 9, 2017
9:00 am - 5:00 pm: Arts and Crafts - Same description above.
10:00 am: Gladys and Maybelle
You will enjoy this singing duo in their colorful, vintage dresses, petticoats and pillbox hats and their trademark Folkabilly sound.
12:00 pm: Jim Gatlin with Waco Thompson and Friends
The Gatlin Band featuring Waco Thompson will be entertaining you with bluegrass and country music at the Bluebonnet Trails Festival starting at Noon. The group has spent more than 11 years playing together.
2:00 pm: Green Tones
The Green Tones are the premier co-ed contemporary A Cappella group at the University of North Texas in Denton.
3:00 pm: The Kody Norris Show
has a sharp professional appearance, complete with colorful rhinestone suits and cowboy hats. The performances of The Kody Norris Show remind you of traditional bluegrass artists.
12:00 pm - 5:00: Wine Wander - Same description above.
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