Texas’s Tango: 2-Steppin’ at the Best Dancehalls in Texas

Gruene Hall
This summer, boot-scoot your way through Texas with our list of top dancehalls in the state! Grab your dancing shoes and come explore some of the best country music Texas has to offer! From popular must-sees to hidden gems, we’ve got your dancehall destinations covered.

This summer, boot-scoot your way through Texas with our list of the best dancehalls in Texas! Grab your dancing shoes and come explore some of the best country music Texas has to offer! From popular must-sees to hidden gems, we’ve got your dancehall destinations covered.

Gruene Hall

1281 Gruene Road, New Braunfels, Texas 78130

Internationally recognized Gruene Hall boasts to be the oldest dance hall in Texas. This year it celebrates its 40th year of live music. So catch a performance, learn to swing dance, and explore the historic town of Gruene!

Billy Bob’s

2520 Rodeo Plaza, Fort Worth, Texas 76164

Affectionately known as the “World’s Largest Honky Tonk,” Billy Bob’s is more than just a dance hall. They offer live music, dance lessons, authentic barbecue, and even bull riding!

Broken Spoke

3201 South Lamar Boulevard, Austin, Texas 78704

Football legends and movie stars alike have stopped by the Broken Spoke over the years to experience a true Texas Honky Tonk. Just as good as the live entertainment is the chicken fried steak! Become a part of the tradition and see the Broken Spoke for yourself.

John T. Floore’s

14492 Old Bandera Road, Helotes, Texas 78023

Known as the “musical birthplace” of Willie Nelson, this hall has hosted many legendary performers since its opening in 1942. Whether you’re in the mood for great country music, a cold beer, or homemade tamales, John T. Floore’s is the place to go!

Luckenbach Texas

412 Luckenbach Town Loop, Fredericksburg, Texas 78624

Put on the map by Waylon Jennings’ infamous song, Luckenbach is much more than just a hill country hamlet. Though it offers a taste of Old West and small-town life, its dancehall still becomes larger-than-life every weekend with its timeless ambiance and great country music.

 

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