Waco & the Heart of Texas | Entertainment/Recreation
Fabulous finds await your shop-till-you-drop gene! From the meandering collection of boutiques at Spice Village in downtown Waco and the historic Main Street in McGregor to one-of-a kind gifts from the various shopping centers in Hewitt, you’ll tote home the treasures. Be sure to visit Richland Mall and Central Texas Marketplace in Waco to find your favorite “big-box” retail stores. Ask the locals for tips that take you off the beaten path to specialty shops, galleries, and markets featuring antiques, artisan jewelry, imported crafts and fashion flair.
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Restaurants in Waco & the Heart of Texas offer a variety of choices to suit every taste and budget. From plain to fancy and family-style to date-style restaurants in the Heart of Texas serve up American, Mexican, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Thai, Italian, Cajun, and good ol' Texas barbecue that can't be beat.
The stars come out and the Heart of Texas comes alive! There are a variety of restaurants, pubs, coffeehouses, and performing arts venues that offer everything from karaoke at Coach’s Bar-B-Que in McGregor to seasonal beer tasting classes at Barnett’s Pub in downtown Waco. Live music, jam sessions, one-act plays – you’ll find that Waco & the Heart of Texas has it all!