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Getting a hug from Cornell Hurd.
Introducing some of our group to Sonny Wright, husband of Peggy Sue, sister of Loretta Lynn & Crystal Gayle.
Some of our group at the R.O.P.E. Awards in Nashville.
Some of our group boarding the bus in Brady.
£1898 (2 Sharing)
22nd September - 1st October
Includes International & Internal Flights, Good Quality Hotel Accommodation, Breakfast, Transportation as listed on itinerary & Driver's Gratuities.
DUDE RANCH 1 DAY OPTION
25th September - Extra £40pp
Includes all Meals & Entertainment, Swimming Pool, Horseriding.
£619 (2 Sharing)
30th September - 5th October
Includes, Internal Flight, Hotel Accommodation, Hot Buffet Breakfast & Airport Transportation.
With Arkey Blue @ his bar in Bandera,Texas.
With Darrell McCall & Mona McCall at Heart of Texas Museum in Brady, Texas.
Gail Davies accompanied by the Haley Sisters.
Chris Hillman & Roger McGuinn with the Marty Stuart Band @ The Ryman Auditorium.
Sun. 22nd September
You will travel from the U.K. to AUSTIN, Texas. On arrival you will be met by our Tour Escort & taken to a typical Texas Sunday Afternoon/Evening 'Live Music Session' @ a local Club. Food is available. This usually finishes around 9p.m. Then we will check into our Hotel for the next six nights, which has it's own Swimming Pool, Restaurant & Bar. Overnight: AUSTIN, Texas
Mon. 23rd September
After Complimentary Breakfast, we will drive to SAN ANTONIO, Texas, home of the Alamo, the Riverwalk, El Mercado Mexican Market & several Mexican Missions, returning to the Hotel late afternoon. At 8p.m. we will be taken to a local Club/Honky Tonk with live music.[ N.B. We are renowned for our knowledge of good local Artists and Bars}. Overnight: AUSTIN, Texas
Tues. 24th September
After Breakfast, we will be taken on a local Tour, which includes the State Capitol Building, a Western Wear Store & a Record Store, returning mid afternoon, when we can take advantage of the Hotel amenities. At 7.30p.m. we leave for a local Club/Honky Tonk to watch one of our favourite Texas Bands. Overnight: AUSTIN, Texas
Wed. 25th September
You have the Option of staying in AUSTIN, or at a DUDE RANCH in the Texas Hill Country, in BANDERA, Texas, where all Meals & Entertainment are included, along with horseriding. This evening, you can opt to visit the famous local 'Arkey Blues' Bar, where they also have live music. Overnight: AUSTIN or DUDE RANCH, BANDERA.
Thurs. 26th September
Those staying @ the MAYAN RANCH, will leave after Breakfast for the very small town of LUCKENBACH, Texas, where WAYLON & WILLIE used to get together & play their music, before the advent of the mobile phone. We will then drive the short distance to FREDERICKSBURG, Texas for lunch & shopping, arriving back at our Hotel around 4.30p.m. This evening we leave @ 7.30p.m. for a local Bar/Honky Tonk, to hear one of our favourite Bands. Food is available. Overnight: AUSTIN
Friday 27th September
After Complimentary Breakfast, we travel to BRADY, Texas, home of the Heart of Texas Record Company & Museum, where the owner, our good friend Tracy Pitcox, usually arranges for at lease one artist on this Record Label to do a short show for us. This evening we leave @ 7.30p.m. for a local Bar/Honky Tonk to hear one of our favourite local Bands. Food is available. Overnight: AUSTIN
Sat. 28th September
This morning, after Breakfast, we travel to FT. WORTH, Texas, and spend some time in the famous STOCKYARDS for lunch & shopping, also taking in the cattle drive. Late afternoon we check into our Hotel, which has a Swimming Pool, Restaurant & Bar. This evening, we leave @ 7.30p.m. for a local Club/Honky Tonk to hear one of our favourite Bands. Overnight: FT. WORTH, Texas
Sun 29th September
After Breakfast, you can choose to make use of the facilities at our Hotel, or take the complimentary shuttle Bus, back to the Stockyards. This afternoon, there is an Optional Annual Country Music show, featuring 4 or 5 well known Country Bands. which finishes at around 9 p.m. Overnight: FT. WORTH
Mon. 30th September
Late morning, we leave for the Airport, to catch the plane either back to the U.K. or on to NASHVILLE, Tennessee. On arrival in NASHVILLE, we will check into our Hotel, where we will be staying for the next 4 nights and you will then be able to visit the local Bars. Tonight, there is an Optional chance to book for the TIMEJUMPERS show or visit the local Bars we recommend with live music. Overnight: NASHVILLE
Tues. 1st October
Those travelling back to the U.K. arrive around 9 a.m. this morning. This morning we will have a local Tour, taking in such attractions as Broadway, Tootsie's Orchid Lounge, the Ryman Auditorium, Jimmy Buffet's Margaritaville, the Wild Horse Saloon, Ernest Tubb's Record Store. the Bluebird Cafe & the new Country Music Hall of Fame. You can then choose to stay on Broadway or go back to our Hotel. Evening: Free to explore the local Bars we recommend with live music. Overnight: NASHVILLE
Wed. 2nd October
After Complimentary Breakfast, today is free for you to explore the local attractions / bars with live music. If we hear of any special shows, we will keep you informed. Overnight: NASHVILLE
Thurs. 3rd. October
Today is free for you to explore downtown Nashville. Overnight; NASHVILLE
Fri. 4th October
This morning is free. We leave this afternoon for the Airport where we will catch our flight back to the U.K.
Sat 5th October
This morning we arrive back in the U.K.
About Joe Fish Country Music Tours
We are a family owned company with over 35 years of experience in organising Country Music Tours in the U.S.A.
Initial Deposit is £125 p.p. with the remainder to be paid in 3 separate instalments.
Our Hotels are chosen for their location & facilities, particularly in Nashville, where our Hotel is situated on Broadway within walking distance of the Ryman Auditorium, the Country Music Hall of Fame & local Bars, so that you can come and go as you please, giving you more free time in downtown Nashville.
Departures from most U.K. Airports.
Friendly and experienced Escorts & Drivers to answer your questions.
Bus Driver's Gratuities Included.
Exclusive performance by a Guest Artist for our group at our Hotel in Nashville & in Brady, Texas, some of whom we have been responsible for bringing to the U.K.
Up close & personal meetings with artists in Texas. We have a reputation for keeping up to date with shows & appearances involving the more popular artists, many of whom we have known for many years.
Transportation to and from Clubs & Honky Tonks in Texas, as described in the itinerary.
Friendly Tours with like-minded people.
Internal Flights with Airlines with good baggage allowance.
No long bus journeys.
We are Agents for Licensed ATOL Holder 2866, Travelpack Marketing.
Please ring for details: 01204 305001, you can leave your address and phone number or email us at: Joe Fish Tours
ALL TOURS INCLUDE THE SERVICES OF EXPERIENCED FRIENDLY TOUR ESCORT PLUS SCHEDULED AIRLINES - PRIVATE CHARTER BUS - QUALITY HOTELS
Photos From Previous Tours