Category Archives: Things to do in Texas

Playboy Marfa comes to Dallas

The controversial sculpture known as Playboy Marfa is now on display in Dallas, Texas.  It was dismantled in November, 2013 after Playboy Enterprises gave up on their efforts to keep Playboy Marfa on display at the edge of US 90 … Continue reading

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Playboy Marfa

We drove out to Marfa July 4th weekend to actually see if the sculpture in Marfa, Texas known as Playboy Marfa was still standing and to see what all the fuss was about.  The conflict of Playboy Enterprises versus the … Continue reading

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Coolest 4th! Fort, Davis, TX 2013

At an elevation of 5050 feet above sea level, Fort Davis is the highest town in Texas.  The coolest 4th takes place in Fort Davis, Texas every July. With a summer average high temperature in the mid 80’s we decided to … Continue reading

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Scarborough Renaissance Festival

If you have not visited Scarborough Renaissance Festival this year there is still an opportunity to go and enjoy.  The fair will close on Memorial day Monday, May 27, 2013 at 7 PM.  Scarborough Renaissance Festival offers activities and lots … Continue reading

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Dinosaur Valley State Park, Glen Rose Texas

For this weeks LoneStarTravelers day trip adventure we headed 84 miles southeast of the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex to Glen Rose Texas, home of Dinosaur Valley State Park. This fascinating park is the site of the renowned dinosaur footprints embedded in … Continue reading

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