Polka! Sausage! Hallettsville!
Celebrate polka and sausage this weekend at the 40th Annual
South Texas Polka & Sausage Festival
at the huge KC Hall in Hallettsville. Friday fish fry with music by The Moravians and Czechaholics. Saturday Polka Mass, sausage dinner, music by Dujka Brothers and Jodie Mikula Orchestra. Sunday start the day with Shiner Hobo Band, add fried chicken to the sausage dinner and dance into the night with Fritz Hodde & Fab 6, Red Ravens, and Ennis Czech Boys. Three-band concert, jam session at 4:30 pm. Third Annual South Texas Polka Hall of Fame inductees introduced at 2 pm. Congrats to Wence Shimek Orchestra, Fritz Hodde & Fab 6, and polka fest founders Pavliska Family.
Auf Geht's at Rudi Lechners in Houston (Sat. too!)...Enzian Buam at Kings in Pearland (Sat. too!)...Al Sulak/Country Sounds in Wallis (fish fry!). Saturday - Billy Mata in Granbury...Bayou Sounds in Houston...Tim & Alicia Kulhanek in La Grange...Nathan Colt Young in Watterson Hall in Red Rock...Kenny James at Alpine Brauhaus in Webster. Sunday - Glen Collins/The Alibis in Elgin...Charles/Fab 4 in Geronimo...Detour in Houston...Edward Kopecky/Fun Time Czech Band in Seaton.
Looking ahead to next week: Monday - Central Texas Accordion Association meeting at Casa Chapala in Austin. Tuesday - San Antonio Accordion Association meeting at Chester's Hamburgers. Wednesday - Auf Geht's at Rudi Lechners...County Line at Martinez Social Club in San Antonio.
Spring into action! Polka On!