Season 6 – Lubbock

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In case you missed it, we headed to Lubbock! This may be Texas Tech red raider land, but it welcomes one and all.  We explore the traditions of the University and eat at its best hangouts  We explore Lubbock’s history, from 12,000 B.C. up to rock and roll legend Buddy Holly.  Followed by a dip and a drive in.  Let’s hit the road.

Be sure to tune into you local PBS station to watch.

You can also catch the show online. Check out our Lubbock episode page for the link.

Season 6 – Marble Falls

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In case you missed it, we headed to Marble Falls! It’s more than just hill country, this town is art country with art on main street and in the nearby Pogue Foundry.  It’s adventure country on an ATV in the dirt, a SUP board on the water, and a hang glider in the sky.  Which takes us even higher than the pie.  Let’s hit the road.

Be sure to tune into you local PBS station to watch. Here are some upcoming dates/times for this week:

Weekend Times
KCOS (El Paso) - Saturday 9:00am

KLRU (Austin) - Saturday 10:00am
KTTZ (Lubbock) - Saturday 10:30am

Coming Soon
KEDT (Corpus Christi) - Thursday, Oct 16 7:30pm

Houston Public Media - Saturday, Oct 18 3:30pm

You can also catch the show online. Check out our Marble falls episode page for the link.

Season 6 – The State Fair of Texas!

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In case you missed it, Season 6 kicked off last night with a trip to the State Fair of Texas. So join us as we head to the festival to end all festivals.  We spend some time bonding with Big Tex, in life and in butter.  We see some blue-ribbon livestock and prize-winning races. Play some games, take some rides, and dive into the deep-fried.  Corn Dogs, Fried Butter, and even Fried Thanksgiving Dinner.  Let’s hit the road.

Be sure to tune into you local PBS station to watch. Here are some upcoming dates/times for this week:

Weekend Times
KCOS (El Paso) - Saturday 9:00am

KLRU (Austin) - Saturday 10:00am
KTTZ (Lubbock) - Saturday 10:30am

Coming Soon
KEDT (Corpus Christi) - Thursday, Oct 16 7:30pm

Houston Public Media - Saturday, Oct 18 3:30pm

You can also catch the show online. Check out our State Fair of Texas episode page for the link.

Thanks To Our Sponsors!

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As we kick off Season 6, I wanted to take a moment to THANK our sponsors! We could truly not make this show without your support. Our returning sponsors are The Highland Lakes of Burnet County, Rudy’s Country Store and Bar-B-Q and Subaru. We appreciate your continued support of the show.

Our new sponsors this season are Best Western Hotels of Texas and Backwoods. Welcome to the Daytripper family.

We are excited about our partnership with these great sponsors and we encourage our fans and viewers to check them out! As we posted last week, Season 6 is right around the corner…as in THIS week. So get ready to tune in to your local PBS station and experience new adventures across this great state of Texas!

See y’all out on the road!

The Adventure Continues…

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Season 5 finale was in Orange but we’ve been working on Season 6. We are excited for our new adventures and can’t wait to take you along.

A Texas Cajun Paradise – Orange!

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Come and explore a Texas Cajun hideaway that’s full of Bayou fun! Daytrippers, season 5 finale is this week! We are airing tonight on a few stations and airing on more over the weekend. Be sure to check your local PBS station for air times. Here are a few…

This Saturday at
- 9:00am KLRN Public Television
- 10:00am KLRU
- 10:30am KERA: Public Television and Radio for North Texas
- 10:30am KTTZ-TV
- 3:30pm HoustonPBS

For other Texas Stations, please check your local listings.  Of course, you can always head over to the Episodes page to watch Orange online and catch up on past shows as well!

The Gem of the Hill Country – Mason

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Daytrippers, season 5 continues as Chet heads to Mason, the “Gem of the Hill Country” to explore its namesake fort, eat some tasty chicken-fried and interior mexican food, and finally hunt down his own chunk of Texas Topaz. We are airing tonight on a few stations and airing on more over the weekend. Be sure to check your local PBS station for air times. Here are a few…

This Saturday at
- 9:00am KLRN Public Television
- 10:00am KLRU
- 10:30am KERA: Public Television and Radio for North Texas
- 10:30am KTTZ-TV
- 3:30pm HoustonPBS

For other Texas Stations, please check your local listings.  Of course, you can always head over to the Episodes page to watch Mason online and catch up on past shows as well!

Lost in the Pines of Lufkin!

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Chick-O-Sticks, Pines, Canoeing and BBQ…it’s all in Lufkin! Daytrippers, season 5 continues. We are airing tonight on a few stations and airing on more over the weekend. Be sure to check your local PBS station for air times. Here are a few…

This Saturday at
- 9:00am KLRN Public Television
- 10:00am KLRU
- 10:30am KERA: Public Television and Radio for North Texas
- 10:30am KTTZ-TV
- 3:30pm HoustonPBS

For other Texas Stations, please check your local listings.  Of course, you can always head over to the Episodes page to watch Lufkin online and catch up on past shows as well!

Season 5 – Arlington!

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Daytrippers, the second half of Season 5 has kicked off with a visit to Arlington! We aired last night on a few stations and airing on more over the weekend. Be sure to check your local PBS station for air times. Here are a few…

This Saturday at
- 9:00am KLRN Public Television
- 10:00am KLRU
- 10:30am KERA: Public Television and Radio for North Texas
- 10:30am KTTZ-TV
- 11:30am KCOS-TV
- 3:30pm HoustonPBS

Of course, you can always head over to the Episodes page to watch Arlington online and catch up on past shows as well!

As a reminder, I will be in Arlington TONIGHT for “Cans for Q” at Rudy’s Bar-B-Q. We will be premiering Arlington at the event. More information on tonight’s event can be seen here. Hope to see you there!