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Kerrville Folk Festival Founder Rod Kennedy Dies
‘People are isolated from each other by technology’
"...Antonio Express-News reported that Rod Kennedy, founder of the Kerrville Folk Festival, passed away this morning in Kerrville. He..."

April 14, 2014 Music Post by Chase Hoffberger

Kerrville Fall Folk Fest & Island Folk Festival
The future of folk looks bright in Texas
"...I played the Kennedy stage at the Kerrville Fall Folk Festival Saturday night. My dad, Jon Dee..."

Sept. 2, 2014 Music Post by William Harries Graham

A Culture 50 Years in the Making: The Kerrville Folk Festival Experience
Life-altering and deep-listening scenes from the oldest music festival in Texas
"...the state with the richest folk songwriting history, the Kerrville Folk Festival could be considered the beating heart of..."

May 20, 2022 Music Feature by Hank Erwin

Day Trips: Kerrville-Schriener Park, Kerrville
Former state park offers scenic camping and nature exploration on the Guadalupe
"...Kerrville-Schreiner Park encompasses a scenic stretch of the Guadalupe River..."

July 15, 2022 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Out There in the Fresh Air With Utopia, Old Settler's, and Kerrville Folk Festival
Fall fests coax us from the metropolis
"...ballads, and even noirish psych folk. Welcome Home to Kerrville Folk Festival..."

Oct. 15, 2021 Music Feature by Kevin Curtin

Day Trips: River Trail Cottages, Kerrville
Old-fashioned motor court has new life with modern amenities
"...banks of the Guadalupe River five minutes from downtown Kerrville, the hip new lodgings make a great base camp..."

Dec. 22, 2017 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Marshmallow Love
The 31st annual Kerrville Folk Festival
"...The 31st Kerrville Folk Festival begins this Memorial Day weekend. A world-famous..."

May 24, 2002 Music Feature by Jim Caligiuri

Folk Goddess Behind the Curtain: Dalis Allen
Kerrville wiz stages Southwest Regional Folk Alliance Conference
"’s 1955 turquoise Chevy Bel Air to her first Kerrville Folk Festival. Thirty years later, 2002, she took over..."

Sept. 24, 2014 Music Post by William Harries Graham

A Chorus for Rod Kennedy
ATX songwriters pen one for the Kerrville Folk Festival founder
"...Kerrville Folk Festival founder Rod Kennedy, 84, died of natural..."

April 17, 2014 Music Post by Jim Caligiuri

All the Hill Country's a Stage
No matter where you are in the Hill Country, you're never too far from a theatre. From Boerne to Kerrville, Marble Falls to Uvalde, community theatres are enthusiastically serving up choruses of "76 Trombones" and Odd Couples with a Lone Star twang, as well as some theatrical surprises.
"...of Dreams before returning to wife Susan's hometown of Kerrville and founding Playhouse 2000; and Jim Weisman, one of..."

May 9, 2003 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Day Trips & Beyond: January Events Roundup
Nature, history, and more to explore in 2023
"...our state parks; there’s also a Renaissance festival in Kerrville, Lunar New Year festivities in Grand Prairie and Houston,..."

Jan. 4, 2023 Travel Post by Gerald E. McLeod

Day Trips
"...The dam in Louise Haynes Park in Kerrville is a treat swimming spot. The park also has..."

May 8, 1998 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Austin Music Network
"...4pm Dar Williams, Kerrville 95..."

Jan. 10, 1997 Music Feature

Hill Country Food & Wine Guide
by Virginia B. Wood & the Cuisines staff
"...Kerrville, IngramBroken Arrow Ranch (40)..."

April 13, 2001 Food Feature

Off the Record
Celebrating the 40th anniversary of the Kerrville Folk Festival one year at a time
"...comes to Texas songwriting, history happens first at the Kerrville Folk Festival. The annual 18-day outing in the scenic..."

May 27, 2011 Music Column by Austin Powell

Day Trips
"...Joe's Jefferson Street Cafe in Kerrville began as a fresh lemonade stand at county fairs..."

Aug. 22, 1997 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Day Trips
Kerrville-Schreiner Park is no longer a state park, but it is better than ever
"...Kerrville-Schreiner State Park has changed its name. Last February, the..."

Aug. 13, 2004 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Day Trips & Beyond: August Events Roundup
Adventures abound all the way up to Albuquerque
"...Throughout the month of August, tent campsites at the Kerrville-Schreiner Park are half price. The 517-acre park is on..."

Aug. 6, 2021 Travel Post by Gerald E. McLeod

Day Trips & Beyond: June Events Roundup
No more pencils, no more books, just tons of fun for everyone
"...Kerrville Folk Festival June 1-6, Kerrville,"

May 31, 2019 Travel Post by Gerald E. McLeod

Playback: Record Store Day
Why Record Store Day matters
"...Monday morning's heavy rainfall made Dalis Allen smile. The Kerrville Folk Festival producer saw it as a sign from..."

April 18, 2014 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Double-Barrel Beautiful
Texan sweetheart of the 1960s folk rodeo, Carolyn Hester
"...a lingering taste for songwriters and acoustic music, the Kerrville Folk Festival was born in 1972. Festival co-founder Rod..."

Dec. 19, 2008 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

In Memoriam
Bobbie Covey
"...and down-to-earth hostess, and a stalwart friend. The former Kerrville and Austin restaurateur died Sunday, June 17, in a..."

June 22, 2007 Food Feature by Virginia B. Wood

Kerrville Folk Festival
Live Shot
"...Kerrville Folk FestivalQuiet Valley Ranch, Kerrville, May 25-26 It's 6:25am..."

June 7, 2002 Music Review by Dan Hardick

Hill Country Food and Wine Guide
"...Kerrville, IngramBroken Arrow Ranch (43)..."

April 5, 2002 Food Feature

Take Me to the River
Rock & Roll Books
"...called), Hot Jams and Cold Showers: Scenes From the Kerrville Folk Festival by Dyanne Fry Cortez (Dos Puertas Publishing,..."

Dec. 29, 2000 Books Feature by Margaret Moser

Day Trips & Beyond: December Events Roundup
Texas travel tips from Llano lights to Kerrville craftsmanship
" look around the large exhibition hall at the Kerrville Arts and Cultural Center, you have to wonder how..."

Nov. 30, 2022 Travel Post by Gerald E. McLeod

Day Trips & Beyond: September Events Roundup
Find fall foliage and festivities all over Texas
"...northwest of San Antonio and 12 miles south of Kerrville. The dromedaries went on to prove they could outperform..."

Sept. 6, 2022 Travel Post by Gerald E. McLeod

Radio Coffee Beer & Folk
Native son Jack Wilson, behind the bar and onstage
"...Jack Wilson relishes entrenchments where songs thrive, the Kerrville Folk Festival and Old Settler's Music Festival, for example...."

Aug. 15, 2014 Music Feature by Jim Caligiuri

Hill Country Food & Wine Guide
by Virginia B. Wood & the Cuisines staff
"...39. Homestead Healthy Foods 1313 W. Live Oak, Fredericksburg, 888/861-5670Kerrville, Ingram40. Broken Arrow Ranch 104 Hwy. 27 W., Ingram,..."

April 13, 2001 Food Feature

Day Trips & Beyond: February Events Roundup
Lots to look forward to as winter eases into spring
"...folks out at the Quiet Valley Ranch south of Kerrville have been busy getting ready for this summer’s Kerrville..."

Feb. 2, 2023 Travel Post by Gerald E. McLeod

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