Prairie Experience


Prairie Experience VII: Turquoise Traditions
Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 5pm
Legacy Plaza Pavilion in Goldthwaite, Texas
RSVP by September 10, 2016

Join us at the newly constructed Legacy Plaza Pavilion and Botanical Gardens for a night filled with games, music, and lots and lots of turquoise. This will truly be a night to remember! We have many special treats in store for this year’s event. Stay tuned to our Facebook page for updates.

We are thrilled to announce this year’s musical entertainment for Prairie Experience VII: Turquoise Traditions is Bobby Flores & The Yellow Rose Band. This band is the premier classic country and western swing band in Texas! Featuring 3 fiddles, lots of steel guitar, and Grammy award-winning Bobby Flores’ smooth country vocals, they’ll keep everyone dancing to their favorite tunes.

Check them out and don’t forget to reserve your seat by September 10th! Attendance is limited to only 350 guests.
$150 – Single Ticket | $1200 – Reserved Table of 8 | $1500 – Reserved Table of 10
All proceeds benefit Legacy Plaza, a tax-deductible 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.

To RSVP, email, call us at 325-642-7527, or print and return this reply form with your check or credit card payment.



A Prairie Experience is a special event held by the Texas Botanical Gardens and Native American Interpretive Center each year to raise funds for the Legacy Plaza campaign.

The event is held in at Legacy Plaza in Texas Botanical Gardens, an authentic reproduction of Mills County as it existed 3,000 years ago.

The 2016 Prairie Experience will feature:

  • Launch of our new Pavilion
  • An outdoor reception and seated dinner (wine and set-ups available)
  • Special guests including Emil Her Many Horses from the National Museum of the American Indian, Rita Coosewoon and other members of the Comanche Nation, Teodisio and JoAnn Herrera of the Tlaxcalteca & Affiliated Tribes of Texas.
  • Archaeology presentation in the Gardens
  • The opportunity to visit with special guests, project team members and other event attendees
  • Live auction, silent auction and other new fundraising activities

Attire: Western Swing