Monday, June 17, 2019

It's Getting Hot in Llano

Summer is coming and there are a lot of hot weather activities planned for Llano and Llano County.
Make plans now to visit Llano for Independence Day weekend. 
July 4: AquaBoom Festival in neighboring Kingsland in Llano County includes a festive Patriotic Parade, car show, vendors, street dance, music and more. kingslandaquaboom.org

A fantasic fireworks show will happen in Llano at dark:30 p.m. at the Badu Park near the bridge.

July 6: Llano Rock'n Riverfest and Jet Ski Races. Enjoy the day on the Llano River with jet ski races, vendors, music, children's activities, swimming, kayaking (bring your own). Fun starts at 11:00 a.m. at Badu Park. Giant fireworks show again at dark:30.

July 13: Famous Llano Country Opry with Tony Booth and Darrell McCall headlining at 2:30 and 7:30 p.m. in the historic LanTex Theater on the Courthouse Square downtown Llano.

July 20: Chamber led sunset kayak trip on the Llano River at 7:30. Launch at Robinson Park boat launch. Bring your own kayak or arrange to rent one. Contact the Llano Chamber of Commerce at 325-247-5354.

Download the free Llano App to keep up with all the fun activities that occur in beautiful Llano on the river.

Sunday, March 31, 2019

April in the Texas Hill Country

Llano Hills are Alive With the Sounds of Music

The sounds of music can be heard throughout Llano during the month of April. First on the agenda is the ever-popular
Fiddle Fest and Contest - April 5-7, 2019. Check www.fiddlefest.com for all the events during this festival.

Llano River Chuck Wagon Cook-off- April 6 at noon . Tickets available at the Llano Visitors Center

Llano Community Theater - "As Long as We Both Shall Live" a murder mystery comedy. April 5 & 6 at 7:00 p.m. Llano ISD Community Room

Llano Country Opry with David Frizzel- April 13 2:30 & 7:30 LanTex Theater. 

30th Annual Llano Crawfish - April 26 & 27. Music headliners, Tracy Lawrence and Josh Ward. Charity golf open, 5KRun/Walk, Motorcycle Funrun, Arts/crafts, all day music, mounds of crawfish and BBQ. Additional info contact Llano Chamber.

Live Music every Friday and Saturday at Badu 1891 Restaurant

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Texas Bluebonnets are in full bloom. Come on over and be sure to bring your camera. Let Sandstone Street Bed and Breakfast prepare a box picnic lunch for your enjoyment as you bike or hike through the hills.

Monday, February 25, 2019

Marching in with Music, Fun, and Flowers

The Hills Are Alive with Music and Fun
in the Texas Hill Country - Llano
This year promises to be another stellar show of Texas Bluebonnets and all the wonderful wildflowers throughout spring. This is a photographer and artists paradise. Make your overnight reservations with us soon while we still have availability.

March 2: Old Bag Luncheon - Fundraiser luncheon with the Llano Woman's Culture Club. 11:30 at Llano ISD Community Room 1400 Oatman. Tickets $14.00 Call 325-423-2581
Lunch and Live Auction of designer purses filled with valuable prizes inside. Money supports the club's scholarship for Llano high school seniors as well as other charitable projects.

March 7: "Tea on a Waltz Across Texas"- An afternoon tea with a Texas theme fundraiser by Lambda Nu chapter of Epsilon Sigma Alpha. 2:00 p.m. at Highland Lakes United Methodist Church 8303 W. Hwy 1431 Buchanan Dam.
Tickets $25.00 Call 325-423-2581. Money uses for the chapter's charitable endeavors.

March 9: Bobby Flores, a Llano favorite,  stars at the Llano Country Opry at 7:30 in the historic LanTex Theater on the square in downtown Llano. Tickets available at the door or at Llano Chamber and Visitors Center


March 15-17: Llano Earth Art Festival (LEAF). Returning for the 5th year, a family favorite of rock stacking, food, music, parade, contests, and more. You will want to spend the entire weekend so make your overnight reservations with us now. We will fill up! Sandstone Street Bed and Breakfast

March 23: Sunset Kayak Trip down the Llano River at Badu Park. This is the first sunset trip this year. Bring your kayak and take part in this fun adventurous trip. It leaves from the boat launch at Badu Park at 7:00 p.m. and will return by 8:30 p.m. For additional information call Briley at 325-423-0256


March 29-30: 2019 Wildflower in bloom Quilt Show
Texas Hills Quilters presents the annual quilt show at the Kuykendall Event Center 2200 RR152 in Llano. Tickets $6 at the door. Additional information at facebook.com/texashillsquilters

March 30: @LAST (Llano Art Studio Tour) Visit the studios of Llano's very talented artists demonstrating  a variety of mediums. No ticket required. Some studios will offer hands-on classes Friday and Sunday. For map of studios visit the Llano Art Guild and Gallery 503 Bessemer Ave. 325-247-4839

All Month: Live music can be heard and enjoyed throughout Llano at the following venues. Badu 1891, Fuel Coffee House, Joe's Bar.

THERE IS ALWAYS SOMETHING FUN TO DO IN LLANO
MAKE YOUR SPRING PLANS TO VISIT US THIS YEAR

Thursday, January 31, 2019

February Fun in Llano


Llano may be small in size but it is BIG on fun and events to keep folks entertained and occupied. The following are just some of the events happening this month in Llano. For a complete list visit our .Llano Chamber of Commerce website.

Feb. 2    Music Every Weekend at Badu 1891 Restaurant
Feb 2     Calamity & Grace: Valentine Card Making
Feb. 3     Calamity & Grace: Game Night
Feb. 9     Llano Country Opry starring Johnny Bush at the historic LanTex Theater
Feb 10    Calamity & Grace: Paint Like Bob
Feb 12:   Calamity & Grace: Valentine Cookie Decorating

Feb 16:   Valentine's Pique-Nique at Fall Creek Vineyards
 Feb 16    Flood Aid 2019: An all day and night music event at the JLK Event Center benefiting victims of the October 2018 flood.
Feb 23     Jake Hooker playing at the Ramblin Rose
Feb 23     Mardi Gras Gala at the Llano Art Guild. This is a fundraiser for building renovations. 
                Dixieland Music, refreshments, umbrella contest, mask contest, costume contest
                




Wednesday, January 30, 2019

2018 Business of the Year


An exciting night for Sandstone Street Bed and Breakfast at the Llano Chamber of Commerce annual banquet January 29, 2019.  We won the 2018 Business of the Year Award.



Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Time for Fall

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It is time for fall at Sandstone Street Bed and Breakfast www.sandstonestreetbnb.com located in Llano, Texas in the beautiful Texas Hill Country. The hill country is a great place to visit during the fall season and only a short drive from San Antonio, Austin, San Angelo, and Waco. Llano is full of exciting activities this month.
Heritage Days - Oct. 18-20 includes an authentic Chuck Wagon meal on the banks of the Llano River, western carriage rides, western music on the square along with arts/crafts vendors, western art/sculpture display at the museum, street dance with Bobby Flores band, quilt show at the Llano County Courthouse and much more.
Ya'll come. You will be glad you did!

Saturday, October 5, 2013

Did you know that Llano, Texas has been named one of the top 10 Coolest Small Towns by the Texas Highways Magazine, September 2013? That's right! Llano is one of the best places to "explore, play, and get away". Come stay at Sandstone Street Bed and Breakfast and we will help you plan your days of fun in Llano and surrounding area. Llano has a beautiful downtown area, lovely shops and the best barbeque in Texas.  The Llano River runs through town for your water sport enjoyment or justfor a  walk along the banks. Enchanted Rock is a short drive away for hiking, rapelling, or just climbing to the top of the natural granite dome. Llano boast several antique and vintage find shops, quilt shops, and unique boutiques.
The sounds of local music can be heard all around town in food and beverage establishments. History abounds in this small town as well. Come visit our museum and restored court house. Drive the neighborhood streets and admire the older homes dating from the early 1900's.
In addition to all that is mentioned above, the people make Llano one of the Coolest Small Towns in Texas! Come see for yourself.
www.sandstonestreetbnb.com