The 12th Annual (2013) IKTHOF Throw (Knife and Tomahawk Throwing World Championships) will be at the Blanco Western Showcase In Blanco, Texas, on 1 - 3 Nov 2013. More...
Mike "Alamo" Bainton
Dr. Michael J. Bainton, PHD, is
the World and
Champion in Knife
& Tomahawk Throwing and the founder &
of IKTHOF. He will
be competing in this event. More...
Brought back this year by popular demand, Jean Prescott, a multiple award winning singer and songwriter, has been referred to as
“the spiritual essence of the west,” and she shares her love of western life through her songs about the real west of yesterday and today. Find out more about Jean on her website. More.,.
K.R. Wood, aka
Also brought back by popular demand, K.R. Wood is a native Texas singer, songwriter, historian and musician, plays 6 and 12 string acoustical guitars and has received acclaim for his Fathers of Texas CD series.
Find out more about "Camp Cookie" on his website: More.,.
The King of Fling is a world renowned knife throwing comedian. He has been inducted into the International Knife Throwers Hall of Fame, won several World Championships, and has invented the first new knife throwing stunt in almost a hundred years: The Jack Knife - Cucumber Slice (as Seen on The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien). Find out more about Jack on his website: More.,.
Mustang Mikki Daniel
Western Music Association (WMA) 2012 Youth Yodeler of the Year award and the Marilyn Tuttle "Best of the Best" Harmony Award (with Leah Sawyer). More...
The Buggy Barn Museum is a 501(c)3, non-profit organization, which is dedicated to providing a unique opportunity to step back in time and experience first-hand the carriages which had such a significant role in our history and heritage. All funds will be used to expand our collection and promote the preservation of this important era through educational programs highlighting the historical role of carriages in the cultural, social, and economical development of our country.
Carriage Hills Ranch
The natural beauty of Carriage Hills Ranch
makes it the perfect backdrop for making any bride’s dreams come true, and the venue is easily adapted to a theme of your choosing: Texas-style, tropical, old-fashioned, country, rustic elegance, or fairy tale, etc. There is an outdoor fireplace, a beautiful gazebo overlooking the water with plenty of seating - perfect for an outdoor wedding or party. There is also a little bridge that goes over a waterfall with lots of greenery. There are beautiful big trees on the property for shade and a perfect place to have picnics or reunions. Also, there is an old remodeled country barn that is perfect for weddings, parties, dances, or anything that someone would want. There is a kitchen, bathrooms, tables, and stage inside the barn (hall).
It is truly a beautiful place. Go to their website to find out more...
The Buggy Barn Museum, family owned and operated, is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. The Museum has always been dedicated to providing a unique opportunity to step back in time and experience first-hand the carriages which had such a significant role in our history and heritage.
All funds collected are used to expand our collection and promote the preservation of this important era through educational programs highlighting the historical role of carriages in the cultural, social, and economical development of our country. We value the importance of education and want to be active in the schools by providing them with learning opportunities, including, but not limited to, field trips.
The Buggy Barn Museum is located at 1915 Hwy 281 North in beautiful Blanco,Texas, and is home to more than 70 unique buggies and carriages.
It features carriages that have been in movies such as There Will Be Blood, the remake of True Grit, Lonesome Dove, Hidalgo, the newly released Abraham Lincoln, Vampire Hunter, and coming out soon, Redemption. There are a variety of eye catchers, including a hearse and 1903 Studebaker.
The Blanco County WW2 Museum is a part of the Buggy Barn Museum complex. Check out their website at ww2blancomuseum.com.
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