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A Bonnie Scottish Gathering in the Middle of Texas

Salado’s annual Scottish Gathering and Highland Games are a celebration of plaid, whiskey, and the fine art of tossing extremely heavy objects.
Sponsored by Visit Salado
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Unplug at This West Texas Telephone Museum

The Danner Museum is a tribute to the phones of yore and the air-conditioning of today.
Sponsored by  Discover San Angelo
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The Illuminating History of Walter Burton, America’s First Black Sheriff

Walter Moses Burton was born into slavery, but eventually served four terms in the Texas state senate during the progressive but brief Reconstruction period. Visiting his gravesite in Richmond, Texas, offers an important glimpse into Texas’—and the South’s—political history.
Sponsored by DEVELOP Richmond TX
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At Sea Rim State Park, These Once-Endangered Birds Are the Star

The bright-pink roseate spoonbills are some of the most exciting—and easy to spot—birds in this gorgeous Gulf Coast park.
Sponsored by Visit Port Arthur