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Tours For June & Sept/ Oct 2016
Include: Return Transatlantic Flights & Internal Flight to Dallas on TEXAS Option, Good Quality Hotels, Airport Transfers & transportation where indicated.
[All Hotels for September Tours Include Complimentary Continental Breakfast] + MAYAN DUDE RANCH Includes - All Meals, 2 Horserides per day & Complimentary Beer & Wine from 11am to 10pm Each Day
C.M.A. FESTIVAL - NASHVILLE : 6th - 14th June
Staying @ Doubletree by Hilton. Options to Grand Ole Opry, Marty Stuart Late Nite Jam, R.O.P.E. Breakfast, Charley Pride Breakfast, Tickets to C.M.A. Festival. Itinerary by request.
BRISTOL & NASHVILLE TOUR : 16th - 24th Sept
BRISTOL RHYTHM & ROOTS FESTIVAL [Bristol, Tenn] + Gatlinburg & Nashville
TEXAS + MAYAN RANCH TOUR : 23rd Sept - 4th Oct
Ft. Worth, Austin, Luckenbach, Fredericksburg & Brady + Mayan Dude Ranch, Bandera, Texas
NASHVILLE & TEXAS TOUR : 19th Sept - 2nd Oct
Nashville, Ft. Worth, Austin, Luckenbach, Brady & Fredericksburg, Texas
BRISTOL, NASHVILLE & TEXAS : 16th Sept - 2nd Oct
Bristol, Nashville, Ft. Worth, Austin, Luckenbach, Fredericksburg & Brady.
NASHVILLE, TEXAS & MAYAN RANCH TOUR : 19th Sept - 4th Oct
Nashville, Austin, Ft. Worth, Luckenbach, Brady, Fredericksburg + Mayan Dude Ranch, Bandera, Texas
FULL TOUR : 16th Sept - 4th Oct
Bristol Rhythm & Roots, Gatlinburg, Nashville, Ft. Worth, Austin, Luckenbach, Fredericksburg, Brady & Mayan Ranch
Fri. 16th Sept. Fly from the U.K. to Tri Cities Airport. You will be met by our Tour Escort & transferred to our Hotel in Bristol, Tennessee. Evening: There is live music on different stages throughout the town centre with over 30 Bands & Artists appearing over the weekend [See website for Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion] Overnight: Bristol, Tenn.
Sat. 17th Sept. After complimentary Continental Breakfast choose the shows & artists you would like to see today. You can go & return to the Hotel whenever you wish to. [Shuttle available, small fee] Entertainment is continuous throughout the day and night. Overnight: Bristol, Tenn
Sun. 18th Sept. After complimentary breakfast we leave for our scenic journey to Gatlinburg, set in the Great Smoky Mountains. Overnight: Gatlinburg, Tenn
Mon.19th Sept. We travel to Music City, U.S.A., Nashville, Tennessee this morning, where we will be spending the next 4 days. Unlike many tours, our Hotel is on Broadway, within walking distance of the Bars, the Ryman Auditorium, the Country Music Hall Of Fame, the Wildhorse Saloon, Tootsies Orchid Lounge, the Hard Rock Café & Jimmy Buffet's Margaritaville. There is a Complimentary Shuttle to Lower Broadway until 10.45p.m. Evening: Optional Show - see the Timejumpers, usually with Vince Gill.
Overnight: Holiday Inn Express, Broadway, Nashville
Tues. 20th Sept. After complimentary breakfast, we will have an exclusive show by a local artist for our group @ our Hotel, followed by a 4 hour Tour of Nashville, including Music Row, Opryland, and a visit to a Record Store. The rest of the day is free for you to explore downtown Nashville. Evening; Optional Tour to the Grand Ole Opry. Overnight: Holiday Inn Express, Nashville
Wed. 21st Sept. Today, there is an Optional Tour to Memphis, Tennessee, to visit Graceland, Sun Studio & Beale St., or you can choose to visit the Bars & attractions in downtown Nashville, where there is live music from late morning to late evening. Overnight: Holiday Inn Express, Nashville
Thurs. 22nd Sept. After complimentary breakfast, another free day to experience the excitement of this lively city. We can direct you to our favourite bars, or you can take a trip on the Cumberland River on the General Jackson sternwheeler. Overnight: Holiday Inn Express, Nashville
Fri. 23rd. Sept. We leave for the Airport this morning on our journey to the historic town of Fort Worth, Texas, where we will spend the next 3 nights and you can visit the Stockyards, the start of the Chisholm Trail, where there are many Shops, Restaurants & Bars with live music, such as Billy Bobs where big name artists usually appear at the weekend. Evening: We leave our Hotel @ 7.30p.m. for the Stockyards area for dinner & entertainment. There is also a Rodeo tonight & tomorrow. We will leave to return to our Hotel @ 11.30p.m. Overnight: Quality Inn & Suites, Gemini Place, Fort Worth
Sat. 24th Sept. After complimentary Continental Breakfast we leave for the Stockyards area to explore and watch the Cattle Drive. At. 7.30p.m. we will leave for the Stockyards or a local Club for Dinner & live entertainment. We will be picked up at midnight and returned to our Hotel. Overnight: Quality Inn & Suites, Fort Worth.
Sun. 25th Sept. After breakfast @ 10a.m,. we will be taken to a local Mall or for shopping or sightseeing, returning to the Hotel for 1.30p.m. We leave @ 3.30pm. for the Optional Annual Joe Bielinski [Mayor of Country Music] Show, which usually has 4 major Country Music Artists on the bill. Food is available. We will be picked up @ approx 9p.m. after the show and returned to our Hotel, or you can choose to go to the Stockyards to choose your own Bars with live music. Overnight: Quality Inn & Suites, Ft. Worth
Mon. 26th Sept. This morning we leave for our journey down to Austin, Texas, the city with all types of live music every night of the week. On arrival there will be an opportunity to visit the State Capitol Building or the shops in the downtown area. Evening: We leave the Hotel @ 8p.m. for a local Club. We will be picked up midnight & returned to our Hotel, which has its own Restaurant, Bar, Swimming Pool & Gymnasium. Overnight: Best Western Austin City, I35. S, Austin
Tues. 27th Sept. After complimentary Continental Breakfast we will leave at 9.30a.m. for the historic city of San Antonio, where you can visit the Alamo [free admission], the Riverwalk or El Mercado Mexican Market, returning late afternoon. Evening: We leave @ 7.45p.m. for a local Club with live music. Food is available. Overnight: Best Western Austin
Wed. 28th Sept. This morning we will leave @ 10a.m. to visit a local Western store, Walmart & the Mall, or you can choose to stay by the pool. Evening: We leave the hotel @ 6.30p.m. for a local Club with live music & return after the show. Food is available Overnight: Best Western Austin
Thurs 29th Sept. After breakfast we leave @ 9.30a.m. for Luckenbach, Texas, where Willie & Waylon used to escape to play their music together, before the days of the mobile phone + Fredericksburg, a classy town of German origin. Evening: We will be taken to a local Club or Honky Tonk with live music & return after show. Food is available. Overnight: Best Western, Austin.
Fri. 30th Sept. This morning we leave at 9.30a.m. for Brady, Texas, to visit the Heart of Texas Record Company & Museum, where you can see Jim Reeves Tour Bus. They usually provide live music from one of the artists on their label. Evening: We leave @ 7.45p.m. for a local Club with live music & return after the show. Food is available. Overnight: Best Western, Austin
Sat. 1st Oct. Some of us will be heading for the Airport this morning for return flights to the U.K. The remainder will be travelling to Bandera, a small Western town in the Texas Hill Country, which now boasts 2 Country Music Clubs + the famous Arky Blue's Bar, all with good quality live Country Music. We will be staying at the friendly, family owned 'Mayan Dude Ranch' where all meals are included + 2 horserides perday [experience not required]. They also have an Olympic sized swimming pool. Complimentary Beer & Wine is served from 11a.m. to 10p.m. each day. Overnight: Mayan Dude Ranch, Bandera, Texas
Sun 2nd Oct. Late Brunch this morning. You can choose to relax at the Ranch or go to a local Country Music Club this afternoon where they have live Country Music in the open air. Food is also available. Overnight: Mayan Dude Ranch, Bandera
Mon 3rd. Oct. After Breakfast we leave for San Antonio Airport for our journey back to the U.K.
Tues. 4th Oct. Arrive back in the U.K. about 9.a.m. this morning
If you are interested in a Tour, please complete the Booking Form & return to us a.s.a.p, together with a cheque for the deposit, £400p.p. for June & £125p.p. for September. Please make cheques payable to J. Fish. Booking Conditions will be sent via e-mail, please request.
If you have any questions, please get in touch with us between 9am and 9pm
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. There is also a complimentary shuttle service.
Opt. Tour to Memphis, Tenn. to see Elvis's Graceland, Sun Recording Studio & Beale St.
Complimentary Continental Breakfast is included at all our Hotels on these Tours.
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.
All meals are included @ the Mayan Dude Ranch, Bandera, as well as 2 Horserides per person, per day + Complimentary Beer & Wine from 11a.m. to 10p.m. each day.
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
Our Tours in 2014 to Texas and New Mexico