2nd Annual Cannonbird Run in Texas Hill Country July 29, 30, 31, 2011
The 2011 Cannonbird Run is set in the majestic hill country of Central Texas. With rolling landscape, winding scenic roads, and an abundance of attractions for all ages, this years Cannonbird Run is sure to attract 1st Gen Firebird owners from coast to coast!
Fredericksburg, Texas is the epa center for this years Cannonbird Run. Fredericksburg is known for it's delicious peaches, fantastic downtown shopping, numerous landmarks and naturally beautiful backdrop setting. Fredricksburg is also nestled squarely between San Antonio & Austin. Only an hours drive either way, these 2 Texas cities will give this years Cannonbird Run attendees, families & friends many options to add to their trip!
Inn on Barons Creek The central lodging location for this years Cannonbird Run is the Inn on Barons Creek. Located just steps away from the downtown shopping, dining and art centers, the Inn on Barons Creek will serve as a meeting area as well as relaxing lodging spot. Click on the link for more information on Inn on Barons Creek. Inn on Barons Creek - http://innonbaronscreek.com/home/
2011 Cannonbird Run Hill Country/Winery Cruise
Along with it's natural beauty, the Texas Hill Country is also well know for it's award winning wineries. There are about a dozen in the vicinty. Towards the end of our 40+ mile cruise through the winding hill country roads, we will stop at 2 of the newer and eye catching wineries, Grapecreek & Pedernales Cellars. Click on the links below for a more detailed view of them.
Car show -Texas BBQ - Live Music @ the Full Moon Inn
The Full Moon Inn is location for the Saturday car show, catered Texas style BBQ & live music. Capt. Matt Carinhas, owner of the Full Moon Inn has set us up in true hill country style! With air conditioned meeting room for the BBQ, and large front area with grand 'ol oak trees as car show spot,& stage for the band, the Full Moon Inn is THE perfect setting for this years Cannonbird Run.
One of the scheduled events for this years Cannonbird Run is the live performance of Austin areas own Mark Jungers Band! Mark & The Whistling Mules brand of country, folk, rock music will be a perfect backdrop to the Saturday evening after dinner relaxing and mingling time. Check out Mark's website - http://www.markjungers.com/index.html
Just an hours drive east of Fredericksburg, is Austin, the state capitol. Austin is well known for it's live music, beautiful lakes and lively night life.
San Antonio, Texas is another fantastic destination for the whole family to enjoy! Again, just about an hours drive south of Fredericksburg, San Antonio offers plenty for the Cannonbird Run attendees to do. With The Riverwalk, theme parks, The Alamo....San Antonio is sure to provide tons of fun for all!
This year's CB Run will be July 29,30,31. Make your plans to come down a few days early or stay a few days after the CB Run to take in all that the Texas Hill Country has to offer!
Here’s hoping the 2011 Cannnonbird Run is as fun & memorable as the 2010 Run! Hope y’all make your summer plans to attend. Bring your ‘birds, your families, friends down this way and experience some of that “Texas hospitality” that you have heard about. We have a saying around these parts- “The people are what makes our group so special…cruisin around in cool Firebirds is just a bonus!”