The Story of an Old Historic Dance Hall in Texas. Mr. Max Krueger was responsible for building a dance hall and community center along with a bowling alley in. This old Hall will hold about fans. A great dance floor, a long colorful bar, and the many signed photographs that adorn the walls, make this an interesting. Gruene Hall in Gruene, Texas, calls itself the state's oldest dance hall. "This is where modern culture meets old tradition," Patoski says. Picnic-style tables fill with patrons bringing picnic-style fare to go with beverages from the bar. Baskin-Robbins will deliver via DoorDash. George Strait and many other famous country musicians have walked its stage. Promoting Texas music including Tejano, Country, Zydico, Rock'N'Roll, Bluesand Bluegrass, Nelson Southpark onlin Dancehall provides live music every Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Whether the music came from local bands or big names, certain dances held true — the schottische, the polka, the cotton-eyed Joe and the waltz.