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You won't regret making the trip to Perissos Vineyards, a small family winery that crafts their product using fruits grown exclusively in Texas. Upon entering the grapevine lined drive, you will feel like part of the family, so stop in for a taste.
Spanning 200,000-sqft of space, the Wildfire Ranch Area is an indoor equestrian facility that includes a rodeo area, livestock pens, and 250 horse stalls. The facility also has heated grandstands and a concession stand.
The Central Texas Area Museum offers exhibits, resources, genealogical records, and collections focused on the history and culture of the Central Texas area. They emphasize Scottish heritage in particular, and host a number of special events with that theme.
There are actually two different tasting rooms for the Rising Star Winery, now known as the Rising Star Vineyards. The main room is located at the actual vineyards while the other is in the village of Salado and features a cheese deli and gift shop.
The Salado Creek Winery is a vineyard that features daily wine tastings and a 10% military discount. The winery uses Texas fruit to make the wines and have won medals in the Indianapolis International Wine Festival.