Two Days Left to Virtually Tour Texas From the Comfort of Victory Park

Two Days Left to Virtually Tour Texas From the Comfort of Victory Park

Had no idea we were smack dab in the middle of Texas Tourism Week -- but, yup, so says Gov. Haircut, who's sent the missus out to promote the state to the rest of the U.S. and A. with "a mobile, high-tech, interactive exhibit that uses the latest techniques in virtual reality." Says the TravelTex Web site, the exhibit's currently sitting over at Victory Park till tomorrow -- field trip! Because, really, as a native Dallasite, this is how I prefer to experience the rest of the state -- by driving no more than eight minutes, so I can ...

... explore the beautiful Texas coastline on a virtual beach, listen as a holographic cowboy shares songs and stories in the western dome theater, splash your way across the state in a virtual kayaking adventure, and so much more.

Holographic Cowboy, incidentally, was also the name of first band in high school -- kind of a punk-pop-a-klezmer-country effort, featuring 23 members clad solely in tallesim and 10-gallon yarmulkes. --Robert Wilonsky


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