Downtown businesses to plan special events around Bootfest

Victoria's second annual Bootfest might mean vendor booths, special performances and demonstrations throughout the downtown region, but the City of Victoria isn't the only group getting in on the festivities.

Here's a look at the special events and hours of operation some downtown businesses plan to offer throughout the two-day event.



The PumpHouse Riverside Restaurant and Bar

1201 W. Stayton Avenue

Friday: 11 a.m. to midnight, buy one get one appetizer for those wearing boots

Saturday: 11 a.m. to midnight, buy one get one appetizer for those wearing boots



Beijing Garden

113 S. Main St.

Friday: 5:30-9 p.m.

Saturday: Closed



Rosebud Fountain & Grill

102 S. Main St.

Friday: 11 a.m.-2 p.m., 5:30-8 p.m.

Saturday: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., 5:30 to 8 p.m.



Subway

104 N. Main St.

Friday: Open until 10 p.m. with $2 6-inch turkey breast, turkey and ham, or BMT subs, and $5 box lunches

Saturday: Open until 10 p.m. with $2 6-inch turkey breast, turkey and ham, or BMT subs, and $5 box lunches



Olde Victoria at the Oak Room

101 W. Goodwin St.

Friday: Open 11 a.m.-10 p.m.

Saturday: Open 5-11 p.m.



The Golden Gecko

202 E. Forrest St.

Friday: Ladies Night - no cover. Half-price mixed drinks 7-11 p.m.

Saturday: $1 Jello shots, with a performance by The Krystals



Downtown Bar and Grill

125 E. Constitution St.

Friday: Open 4:30 p.m.-2 a.m., with performances by Something Called Nothing, Los Super Avengers, Stout City Luchadores and Top Gun

Saturday: Open 8 p.m.-2 a.m., with no cover and a 70s/80s mix by DJ Swerv



Greek's 205 Bar

205 E. Constitution St.

Friday: 4 p.m. with performances by Clinto & the 205 Band, free snacks available from 5-7 p.m., and a light dinner menu available

Saturday: 4 p.m. with performances by Andrea Marie, free snacks available from 5-7 p.m. and a light dinner menu available



Steve-a-reno's Rock & Roll Blues Bar

103 W. Santa Rosa St.

Friday: Performance by Texxas Heat

Saturday: Performance by The Vandals



77901 Wine Bar

221 S. Main St.

Friday: Open 5 p.m. to midnight, with a performance by Tommy Schlein

Saturday: Open 5-10 p.m., with a performance by Casey Marquette



The Nave Museum

306 W. Commercial St.

Friday: Open noon-7 p.m., featuring Art on the Hoof

Saturday: Open 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., featuring Art on the Hoof



Victoria Public Library

302 N. Main St.

Friday: Closing at 5:30 p.m.

Saturday: Closing at 3 p.m.



Leo J. Welder Center for the Performing Arts

214 N. Main St.

Friday: Closing at 4 p.m.

Saturday: Lobby open noon-8 p.m., with snacks and drinks for sale, and chicken salad box dinners available 6:30-7 p.m. Harold Nichols-A Texas State Of Mind exhibit opens noon-6 p.m., with an artist's reception from 5-6 p.m.



Split-EnZ Salon

107 W. Santa Rosa St.

Friday: Open until 7 p.m., with a new jewelry launch party, $27 blow-out style sessions and complimentary champagne for those receiving nail services

Saturday: Open 9 a.m.-4 p.m., with $27 blow-out style sessions and complimentary champagne for those receiving nail services

To book appointments, call 361-578-2010.



Chesnick Furniture

116 W. Juan Linn St.

Friday: 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m., with an additional 10 percent off sale

Saturday: Open 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m., with an additional 10 percent off sale



Days Gone Bye!

508 N. Moody St.

Friday: Open until 6 p.m.

Saturday: Open 10 a.m.-4 p.m., with free boot-shaped cookies and samples of gourmet products



Lauren Bade

221 S. Main St.

Friday: Open until 5 p.m.

Saturday: Open noon to 5 p.m.



First Victoria National Bank

101 S. Main St.

Friday: Open 9 a.m.-5 p.m., with free boot-shaped refreshments

Saturday: Closed

Sources: Victoria Main Street Program and representatives from Subway and 77901 Wine Bar