It's almost here!! The Shiner Chamber of Commerce presents the 34th Annual Half Moon Holidays celebration July 5 and 6 in the “Cleanest Little City inTexas.”

Kick up your boots to live music on Saturday featuring theTexas country sounds of the Trevor Cole Band at 9:30 pm. Saturday afternoon will showcase several popular local singer-songwriters beginning at 3:00 p.m. and will continue throughout the evening.

This family-friendly event will have many activities for all ages to enjoy! New for 2013, a Friday night margarita and salsa contest and a three-day carnival that will run from July 4 to 6.

The good times will begin early on Saturday, starting with a 5K, 10K, and Kids’ K followed by the annual parade through downtown Shiner at 10:30 AM. The coveted washer tournament and pie auction titles will be up for grabs again this year. True to tradition, a spectacular fireworks display will begin as soon as the sun goes down on Saturday night. And of course, there will be plenty of Shiner Beer to go around!

To see a complete schedule of events, visit: www.shinertx.com