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Volume 10

February - May

38th Annual Fulton Oysterfest

Yep, it’s that time again!  Time for the 38th Annual Fulton Oysterfest, supporting the Fulton Volunteer Fire Department, will get underway this year on Thursday, March 2nd!!

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PORTLAND WINDFEST 2017

Every year, Windfest, the largest festival in Portland, Texas, ushers in spring to the Texas coast. This year Windfest takes place Friday, April 7 through Sunday, April 9.

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A LITTLE HISTORY OF THE  BIVALVE, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS "THE OYSTER"

The Fulton Volunterer Fire Department (FVFD) is pulling out all the stops with Oysterfest this year. In fact, with a crowd of 50,000 expected, there’s gonna be a whole lotta oyster-eatin going down.

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Fulton Market Days

Come celebrate one of Texas’ favorite fishing villages and enjoy the Newest and Best Market Days around  and right on the water! Fulton Market Days made its debut

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495 Chesapeake Eats

Downtown Rockport’s Latest Improvement

If you love great food, especially seafood, then you probably already know that some of the best dining along the Texas Gulf Coast happens to be located in Rockport-Fulton.

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6th ANNUAL VICTORIA ART CAR PARADE

On Saturday, April 15th, starting at 11:30am Downtown Victoria will come alive with one of the most fascinating displays of art in the country - the 6th Annual Victoria Art Car Parade presented.........

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6th Annual Matagorda Seafood Fest

Okay folks, it only happens once a year and the Town of Matagorda is knocking it out of the park on Sat. March 11, 2017 with the 6th Annual Matagorda Seafood Festival!

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Destination...

Colorado!

1st Stop, Hotel Settles,

Big Springs, Texas

It was in the high 90’s but felt like 110; the humidity was high and the car was hot as we headed out on our journey to Colorado

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1st ANNUAL MATAGORDA BAY BIRDFEST IN PALACIOS

A unique event will be taking place on February 18-19, 2017 and the setting is as unique and diverse as the event itself. It’s the 1st Annual Matagorda Bay Birdfest to be held at the historic Texas Baptist Encampment located on the shores of Matagorda Bay.

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Jewel Of The Rockies...

Strater Hotel

Durango, Colorado

The City of Durango is nestled in the Animas River Valley surrounded by the San Juan Mountains. Flowing through the middle of the city is the Animas River, also known as El Río de las Animas (the “River of Souls”).

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Elk Trace Bed & Breakfast, Pagosa Springs, Colorado

It was time to leave Durango and we were now headed towards Pagosa Springs and our home-away-from-home would be the fabulous Elk Trace Bed & Breakfast. This is a log cabin designed, 9,000 square foot main house, with wraparound porches......

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CUCHARA

Elevation - 8,468 feet

In a quaint little town

high above the plains,

there sets a jeweled crown

where no one ever complains.

 

The reason for their happiness

within this quaint little nook,

is the serenity and quietness

along their babbling brook.

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Destination...Home! Last Stop... Big Springs, Texas

The City of Durango is nestled in the Animas River Valley surrounded by the San Juan Mountains. Flowing through the middle of the city is the Animas River, also known as El Río de las Animas (the “River of Souls”).

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