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Al Dressen and the BBQ Playboys Live
August 11, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm CDTFree
Texas BBQ and Western Swing
If you like old time country swing music, head to Kreuz Market in Lockhart to see Al Dressen and the BBQ Playboys perform live.
Al Dressen and the BBQ Playboys will play live on the second Sunday of each month at Kreuz Market in Lockhart, Texas. There will be plenty of great Texas barbecue and plenty room to dance from 12:30 til 3:30 pm.
The BBQ Playboys will perform all the classic Texas swing songs: The Texas Playboys like Faded Love, San Antonio Rose, Take Me Back to Tulsa, Milk Cow Blues and Corinne Corinna.
Bring your friends and family and enjoy a great Sunday afternoon. There is no cover charge.
Here is more on Al Dressen and the rich history of Texas swing.
Swing legend Al Dressen is a native Texan. He was born and raised in Lockhart where he has been entertaining swing dancers since he was in high school.
Al grew up on a large ranch in Central Texas and his family loved to dance. He learned to dance at an early age and still enjoys two steps, jitterbugs, and waltzes.
In 1981 Al took his love for the music of Bob Wills and the Texas Playboys and formed a western swing band called Al Dressen’s Super Swing Revue.
The band was voted the Western Swing Band of the year for 2013 by the Academy of Western Artists, and Al was honored by the Cowtown Society of Western Music as a Western Swing Living Hero in 2014.