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Robert J. and Helen C. Kleberg South Texas Heritage Center offers summer "Time Travel Saturdays"
SAN ANTONIO -- The Robert J. and Helen C. Kleberg South Texas Heritage Center will offer a series of summer events that will transport visitors back in time. "Time Travel Saturdays" will take place on the third Saturday of June, July and August, giving visitors a chance to see what life was like in South Texas in the 19th century. Each event takes place from Noon to 4 p.m. and is included with museum admission. On the Trail, Saturday, June 16. Act like one, live like one, be one…a cowboy or vaquero on the trail in South Texas! Find out the needs and uses of ropes, bandannas, hats and canteens. Explore the tack and gear used with live animals and taste authentic chuck box cuisine. Plus, meet Bandera on the Road, a group of real cowboys from Bandera, Texas—the Cowboy Capital of the World! A Day in the Market, Saturday, July 21. Go shopping in a San Antonio market in the late 1800s. Meet seamstresses and soap makers selling their wares; shop for gun flint and brooms; try aguas frescas and fresh tortillas; and find out what $3 could buy. Tall Tales and Cowboy Songs, Saturday, August 18. Have you ever been taken by a tall tale? Join us for some Texans spinning yarns – those great Texas Tall Tales! Sing along to traditional South Texas music; find out how to write a cowboy song or poem ; and try your hand at playing instruments that may have been played on the trail. The South Texas Heritage Center is located at the Witte Museum, 3801 Broadway Avenue in San Antonio, Texas.