Fandangle

Carol May Webb Dromgoole-author

Fort Griffin Fandangle-Texas' Oldest Outdoor Musical!

Location Prairie Theater 1490 FM FM 1094 84 Albany, TX Date:  Thu, 2013-06-20 00:00 - Sat, 2013-06-29 00:00 Event Description:  75th Anniversary Show Dates: June 20-21-22 and June 27-28-29, 2013 PARADE DAY is Saturday, June 22 on Main Street. PRAIRIE STAR BBQ BRIGADE serving lunch and dinner at bank park, all 6 days. SEE WHAT THE OLD WEST was really like and become a part of it. Settlers, Indians, Cowboys, Calvary Soldiers, Buffalo Hunters, Can Can Dancers will come alive right before your very eyes! Also Doc Holliday, Wyatt Earp, Lottie Deno and Johnny Golden will hang out at the infamous Beehive Saloon! WHAT IS FANDANGLE? THE FORT GRIFFIN FANDANGLE is a Theatrical History of the Founding of FORT GRIFFIN--------- FANDANGLE is Texas’ Oldest Outdoor Musical, (with an acre-sized stage), thrilling audiences since 1938. FANDANGLE also means recreating the hell-raising days when cowboys, Indians, buffalo hunters, soldiers, card sharp gamblers and saloon girls made a legend of the Texas Frontier. OVER 300 Albany natives sing, dance and show their horseback skills during this breathtaking show under the WEST TEXAS STARS. Also starring: THE OFFICIAL STATE LONGHORN HERD OF TEXAS! ALBANY has wonderful activities and entertainment going on all afternoon every day of the performance, all free (except shopping and food of course!) in beautiful downtown historic ALBANY. ALBANY is also home to the Nationally Accredited OLD JAIL ART CENTER. IT is home to Picasso, Modigliani, Paul Klee, pre-Columbian art and Watt Matthews Cowboys Room. THE OLD JAIL is open to the public, (free year round) from 10-8 on all Fandangle days. www.theoldjailartcenter.org Also don't miss the Pipe Organ Concert, Calliope Concert, historical sites such as the FORT GRIFFIN STATE HISTORIC SITE a huge quilt show and much more! ENJOY PRAIRIE STAR BBQ BRIGADE at the bank park for lunch and dinner. ALBANY has the best shopping in the area, so bring the whole family and enjoy what TEXAS MONTHLY calls us: “Albany-Coolest Small Town in Texas!” 325-762-3838 fandangle@bitstreet.com www.fortgriffinfandangle.org

Fandangle: Texas' Oldest Outdoor Musical!

Fort Griffin Fandangle-Texas' Oldest Outdoor Musical!

Location Albany Prairie Theater 1490 FM 1084 Albany, TX Date:  Thu, 2012-06-21 20:30 - Sat, 2012-06-30 20:30 Event Description:  74th FORT GRIFFIN FANDANGLE TEXAS' OLDEST OUTDOOR MUSICAL! (performed on an acre-sized WEST TEXAS stage!) ALWAYS the last 2 full Weekends in June: JUNE 21 22 23 and JUNE 28 29 30--8:30 pm/dusk. PARADE DAY: JUNE 28-6 P.M. TICKETS: $20 $15 $10 Group and Military rates available. PARADE DAY is Thursday June 28th 6pm on Main Street. PRAIRIE STAR BBQ BRIGADE serving lunch and dinner at bank park, all 6 days. SEE WHAT THE OLD WEST was really like and become a part of it. Settlers, Indians, Cowboys, Calvary Soldiers, Buffalo Hunters, Can Can Dancers will come alive right before your very eyes! Also Doc Holliday, Wyatt Earp, Lottie Deno and Johnny Golden will hang out at the infamous Beehive Saloon! WHAT IS FANDANGLE? THE FORT GRIFFIN FANDANGLE is a Theatrical History of the Founding of FORT GRIFFIN--------- FANDANGLE is Texas’ Oldest Outdoor Musical, (with an acre-sized stage), thrilling audiences since 1938. FANDANGLE also means recreating the hell-raising days when cowboys, Indians, buffalo hunters, soldiers, card sharp gamblers and saloon girls made a legend of the Texas Frontier. OVER 300 Albany natives sing, dance and show their horseback skills during this breathtaking show under the WEST TEXAS STARS. Also starring: THE OFFICIAL STATE LONGHORN HERD OF TEXAS! WE have wonderful activities and entertainment going on all afternoon every day of the performance, all free (except shopping and food of course!) in beautiful downtown historic ALBANY. ALBANY is also home to the Nationally Accredited OLD JAIL ART CENTER. IT is home to Picasso, Modigliani, Paul Klee, pre-Columbian art and Watt Matthews Cowboys Room. THE OLD JAIL is open to the public, (free year round) from 10-8 on all Fandangle days. www.theoldjailartcenter.org Also don't miss the AZTEC THEATER performances, Pipe Organ Concert, Calliope Concert, historical sites such as the FORT GRIFFIN STATE HISTORIC SITE and much more! ENJOY PRAIRIE STAR BBQ BRIGADE at the bank park for lunch and dinner. ALBANY has the best shopping in the area, so bring the whole family and enjoy what TEXAS MONTHLY calls us: “Albany-Coolest Small Town in Texas!” www.fortgriffinfandangle.org Email: fandangle@bitstreet.com www.albanytexas.com 325-762-3838 Quotes: TEXAS MONTHLY chose Albany as "Our favorite small town!" AUSTIN AMERICAN STATESMAN: "One thing makes Albany, Tx unique...the Fort Griffin Fandangle...one of the most ambitious community projects in the U.S." DALLAS MORNING NEWS: "The Fandangle is as professional as a multi-million dollar Broadway musical with sets and costumes to match" FORT WORTH STAR TELEGRAM: "The show has everything, including wagons, stagecoach, train, calliope, longhorn cattle and enough horses, mules and people to use them!" FAMILY and handicap friendly-------You don't want to miss this fabulous show!

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