Help Wikitravel grow by contributing to an article! Learn how.

Waxahachie

From Wikitravel
Prairies and Lakes : Blackland Prairie : Waxahachie
Revision as of 21:29, 10 December 2011 by Eco84 (Talk | contribs)

Jump to: navigation, search

Waxahachie is a city in Blackland Prairie region of Texas.

Get in

Waxahachie is on Interstate 35 about 40 minutes south of the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex.

Get around

See

  • Munster Mansion, 1313 Mockingbird Lane, [1]. The McKee family live in an exactly replica of the house from the television sitcom, "The Munsters". Visitors are welcome to view and photograph from the gate. Tours of the interior are possible only at their yearly Halloween Bash, the last weekend of October.

Do

  • Scarborough Renaissance Festival, 2511 FM 66, Waxahachie, TX 75167 (From Dallas take I-35E South to Exit 399A, then go west on FM66 1.6 miles. The entrance will be on your left.), 972-938-3247, Toll free 1-888-533-7848, [2]. Sat, Sun & Memorial Day Monday 10am - 7pm. Scarborough Renaissance Festival is open on the weekend from the first weekend in April until Memorial Day Monday. Scarborough Renaissance Festival takes place in Scarborough, England in the year 1533. There are over 300 different shops selling unique handmade jewelry, clothing, leather goods and other offerings. Enjoy swordplay, comedy, music and other unique entertainment on 21 stages. There are also over 100 costumed characters wandering about the streets. The faire is open no matter what the weather is, and please be advised that the streets turn to mud during a downpour. $21.99 Adult price at the gate.


Buy

Eat

  • College Street Pub, one block north of Historic Town Square. An English-inspired pub. Popular menu items include Coronation Chicken, Reuben sandwich, and of course the fish and chips.
  • Catfish Plantation, 814 Water Street, 972.937.9468, [3]. 11AM - 9PM. An allegedly haunted building with a tumultuous history. Now serves country fried steak and catfish to die for.


Drink

Sleep

Contact

Get out

Routes through Waxahachie
Oklahoma CityDallas  N noframe S  HillsboroWaco




This article is an outline and needs more content. It has a template, but there is not enough information present. Please plunge forward and help it grow!


Variants

Actions

Destination Docents

In other languages

other sites