The technicians at Lone Star Automotive and Diesel Service keep cars and trucks running smoothly. The team's services—which range from simple tire rotations to modern computer diagnostics—keep vehicles covered from bumper to bumper, giving owners a go-to resource when automotive troubles arise.
The undulating landscape of Texas's hill country isn't just for gazing at or journaling atop?it's also for conquering. That's why The Thunder Dash descends upon the postcard-pretty and cardiovascular-challenging stretch of land for a hybridized fitness challenge. Participants meander on winding paths for a 5K obstacle course, where they'll sprint through natural mud pits and climb into 30-foot quarries. They can also tackle the 5K fitness challenge, which pairs racing with a series of calisthenics?such as burpees, jumping jacks, and Electric Slides?performed at stations every half mile.
Starplex Boerne Cinemas 11 adds a little extra shine to every screening with modern technology and screening rooms. Viewers are thrust right into the action of the film by 3D projectors, and 100% digital systems create crystal-clear views of the movie industry’s dazzling special effects. Luxury leather chairs—stacked stadium style—envelope audience members in plush comfort while also providing them with the unobstructed sightline required to see every production assistant’s name in the credits. Other welcome amenities include automated box-office kiosks, an onsite specialty café, and an expanded concession stand that serves the theater’s signature $1 hot dogs.
Michael Beasom began riding at age five. In his teen years, he got involved in the daily routine of caring for the horses at his grandparents' facility, Elton Cates Stables, and eventually took over the business after graduation. Now, all that wisdom is put into practice at Beasom Stable, where Michael and his wife, Megan, provide year-round lessons to riders both young and old. Keeping with his dream of becoming a renowned horse trainer, Michael also uses the facility to school steeds, and oversees the upkeep of 44 stalls and other on-site amenities.
Cartwheels -The Bead Shop's savvy staff strings Texas bead fans together with an array of beads and beading supplies. Every surface of the shop’s showroom drips with decorative orbs, arranged by color, type, and level of self-awareness. Create ornaments for extremities with a selection of seed beads, such as a bright pink drop bead ($5.20) or a perky yellow twist bugle bead ($4.80). A panoply of strand beads trigger impromptu Mardi Gras celebrations, while the resident bead-whisperers’ own designs drape the walls in a kaleidoscopic curtain of necklaces, bracelets, and pendants ($5–$15).
At Let's Wrap it Spa, a team fluent in English, Spanish, and Klingon helps clients regain a youthful appearance without the need for expensive, risky surgeries or other invasive procedures. Its signature treatments—organic wraps—expose bodies to cold, heat, and detoxifying volcanic ash to slim down physiques and reduce cellulite. Rumored to be part of Cleopatra's daily beauty regimen, volcanic clay rejuvenates, exfoliates, lifts, and tightens the skin. Other skin-tightening treatments at the spa include collagen-infused facials, electrotherapy, and vacuum therapy.