Mid-Tex History

For over 50 years, the Austin Square and Round Dance Association has held a Spring Dance.

Over the years, this has developed into the Annual Mid-Tex Festival.

We have compiled a list of all of the past callers and cuers of our largest annual dance.

Click "read more" to see the history of our most prized event!

2011

A Bloomin' Good Time in Georgetown

Caller - Art Tangen

Cuer - Mark & Pam Prow

2010

Dancing with the Stars

Caller - Vernon Jones

Cuer - Bill & Martha Buck

2009

The Best Little Barn Dance In Texas

Caller - Mike Bramlett

Cuer - Karen and Ed Gloodt

2008

Rainbow of Festivals

Caller - Tim Tyl

Cuers - George & Pamela Hurd

2007

Blue Jeans and Lace

Caller - Joe Saltel

Cuers - David & Teri Meyer

2006 Spring Round Up

 

Caller - Lottie Ainsworth

Cuers - Jim & Bonnie Bahr

2005 Stars Over Texas 

 

Caller - Mike Bramlett

Cuers - John & Norma Jean Becker

2004 Mardi Gras

 

Callers - Art Tangen & Texas Po' Boys with Ghost Riders Band

Cuers - John & Eula Brewer

2003 South of the Border

 

Caller - Nassar Shukayr

Cuers - Charles & Anne Brownrigg

2002 Hee Haw

 

Caller - Lem Gravelle

Cuers - John & Norma Jean Becker

2001 A Grand Ball

 

Callers - Rick Smith & Fred Goynes

Cuers - Jack & Ann von der Heide

2000 Wild, Wild, West

 

Callers - Robert Walker & Mike Bramiett

Cuers - Charles & Anne Brownrigg

1999 Dance Down the Yellow Brick Road

 

Callers - Johnnie Wykoff & Andy Petere

Cuers - Ron & Patricia Cox

1998 50 Years of Musical Memories

 

Caller - Nassar Shukayr

Cuers - Karen & Dick Fisher

1997 Treasure of Yellow Rock Island

 

Caller - Guy Adams

Cuers - Jack & Ann von der Heide

1996 Come on Aboard the Mid-Tex Belle

 

Caller - Jerry Haag

Cuers - Charles & Anne Brownrigg

1995 Where the West is Fun

 

Caller - Dee Dee Dougherty

Cuers - Jim & Bonnie Bahr

1994

Circus - Greatest Show on Earth

Caller - Tim Mariner

Cuers - John & Norma Jean Becker

1993 May in the Country

 

Callers - Dee Dee Dougherty & Billy Lewis

Cuers - Charles & Anne Brownrigg

1992 May Days

 

Callers - Tom Roper & Daymond Maryhell

Cuers - Ron & Patricia Cox

1991 Mid-Tex Fiesta

 

Caller - Tim Marriner

Cuers - Bill & Martha Buck

1990 Gay Nineties

 

Callers - Jon Jones & Wayne Baldwin

Cuers - The Neeleys

1989 Board the Mid-Tex Queen (Riverboat Theme)

 

Caller - Lem Gravelle

Cuers - Don & Pete Hickman

1988 Anchors Aweigh

 

Callers - Art Tangen

Cuers - Carl & Patsy Dammier

1987 Deep in the Heart of Texas

 

Caller - Jerry Hagg

Cuers - Don & Pete Hickman

1986 Celebrate Sequiscentennial 1836-1986

 

Caller - Jerry Rash

Cuers - Charles & Anne Brownrigg

1985 Square Dancing Thrives in '85

 

Caller - Jim Hayes

Cuers - Art & Fran Moore

1984 Fun & Friendship Galore in '84

 

Caller - Bob Baier

Cuers - Ed & Frankie Campbell

1983 Springtime '83 - The Place to Be

 

Callers - Wayne Baldwin & Allen Garrett

Cuers - Don & Pete Hickman

1982 Swing Thru in '82 Under a Sky of Blue

 

Caller - Lem Gravelle

Cuers - Charles & Bettye Proctor

1981 Fun in '81 Under the Southwest Sun

 

Callers - Ray Smith & Harper Smith

Cuers - Art & Fran Moore

1980 Promenade Your Lady in '80

 

Callers - Bill Wright & Curtis Thompson

Cuers - Dave & Nita Smith

1979 Square Dancing Thru the Years

 

Callers - Bailey Campbell & Lem Gravelle

Cuers - Charles & Anne Brownrigg

1978 Spring Fling

 

Callers - Bailey Campbell & Lem Gravelle

Cuers - Charles & Anne Brownrigg

1977  
1976 Salute to Democracy

 

Callers - Melton Lattrell, Lem Gravelle, & Bill Wright

1975 Friendship

 

Callers - C. O. Guest & Lee Helsel

Cuers - John & Wanda Winters

1974

Caller - Johnny Hezdulick

Cuers - John & Norma Gordon

1973

Tulip Time

Caller - Ken Bauer

Cuers - John & Wanda Winters

1972

Callers - Dick Parrish & Ray Johnson

Cuers - John & Wanda Winters

1971

May Baskets and May Pole

Callers - Don Franklin & Milton Luttrell

Cuers - John & Wanda Winters

1970

Signs of the Zodiac

Callers - Ray Johnson & Joe Abbott

1969 Out of this World Dancing to Out of This World Calling
1968 Welcome to Austin, Central Texas, and Hemisfair '68 Country
1967  
1966  
1965 Tradewinds
1964 Circus
1949-1963 Spring Jamboree
1948 Texas Sqaure Dance Festival