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A note regarding COVID-19

Due to concerns over the spread of coronavirus, some events have been postponed or canceled. Please make sure to check the event website, social media, or call ahead to confirm an event is still taking place if you are interested in attending.

Fredericksburg

Oktoberfest

Oct. 1-3

Celebrate the fun and flavor of Fredericksburg's German heritage at the 49th annual Oktoberfest, fea...

Texas Mesquite Arts Festival

Oct. 8-10

At this festival, the world's largest selection of original mesquite art, sculpture, furniture, turn...

Knights of Columbus Bestfest

Oct. 16

Not quite Oktoberfest but the Bestfest, with specialty beer and sausage tastings, live music, prizes...

Food and Wine Fest

Oct. 21-23

This 30th annual event celebrates Fredericksburg and Texas food and wine with musical entertainment,...

Texas Hill Country Cowboy Gathering

Nov. 12-13

An event for all ages, come listen to songwriters, poets, balladeers, and artists who pay tribute to...

Freeport

Kidfest

Aug. 7

All the fun a kid can want is at Kidfest, featuring a waterslide, petting zoo, games, hot dogs, musi...

Texas Navy Day

Sept. 18

Created to educate residents about Texas naval history, Texas Navy Day includes a program that provi...

Frightfest

Oct. 28

A haunted drive-thru trail, a spooky car decoration contest, goodie bags, and a free scary yet famil...

Frisco

Oktoberfest

Oct. 2

This family-friendly traditional Oktoberfest celebration features live music, a marktplatz with 100 ...

Fulton

Oysterfest

March 3-6, 2022

(Event postponed to March 3-6, 2022) This event features live entertainment, food, arts and crafts, ...

Galveston

AIA Sandcastle Competition

Aug. 21

The AIA SandCastle Competition is a fundraising event for AIA Houston and the ArCH Foundation as wel...

Galveston Island Wild Texas Shrimp Festival

Sept. 24-25

Featuring some of the best shrimp gumbo the Gulf Coast has to offer, this year’s festival serves u...

ArtOberFest

Oct. 16-30

Presented by The Grand 1894 Opera House, this juried fine art festival showcases various artists and...

Island Oktoberfest

Oct. 22-24

Island Oktoberfest “oompahs” back to Galveston for its 39th year, celebrating German heritage wi...

Lone Star Motorcycle Rally

Nov. 4-7

More than 500,000 motorcyclists gather among hundreds of vendors in a celebration of the machine. Th...

Glen Rose

Wine and Art Festival

Oct. 1-2

Featuring the finest of local wineries, food pairings, artisans, craftsman, musicians, and local bus...

Grapevine

GrapeFest Pre-Festival Events

Sept. 11

In the days leading up to GrapeFest, enjoy ItalianCarFest, a vintage sportscar show hosted by the It...

GrapeFest

Sept. 16-19

Enjoy four days of family-friendly, festival fun at the largest wine festival in the Southwest Unite...

Nash Farm Fall Roundup

Oct. 16

Jump feet-first into fall during Grapevine’s Historic Nash Farm’s Fall Roundup. This family-frie...

Greenville

Bob Wills Fiddle Festival and Contest

Oct. 30-31

The seventh annual festival features a national contest of fiddle players from across the country, a...

Henderson

Heritage Syrup Festival

Nov. 13

The tradition of ribbon cane syrup making is commemorated at this festival. The highlight of the onl...

Honey Grove

Davy Crockett Festival

Oct. 2

Grab your family and friends and come enjoy a fun afternoon and evening of shopping with local merch...

Huntsville

Fair on the Square

Oct. 2

This annual event comes with fun, food, and adventure. Over 400 vendors set up shop in the historic ...

Scare on the Square

Oct. 30

This festival includes carnival-themed games, giveaways, crafts, and trick-or-treating for all ages....

Christmas Fair and Winter in the Park

Dec. 4

Vendors line the streets with gifts for the holiday season. From crafts to food, there is something ...

Jefferson

East Texas Burn Run

Oct. 8-10

Come for bikes, bands, and beer all weekend long. Centering around historic Auntie Skinners Riverboa...

Texas Bigfoot Conference

Oct. 15-16

Established in 2001 as the original annual Bigfoot Conference in Texas by the Texas Bigfoot Research...

Katy

Wild West Brewfest

Nov. 11-13

Voted the No. 1 Brewfest in North America by beeryeti.com, the Wild West Brewfest features more than...

Kerrville

Folk Festival

Oct. 1-11

Featuring songwriters of national and international acclaim, the Kerrville Folk Festival is the long...

River Festival

Oct. 16

The annual River Festival is expanding this year to inspire and motivate community members to get ou...

Mountain Bike Fest

Oct. 23-24, 2021

The largest mountain bike festival in Texas appeals to families as well as a wide variety of outdoor...

Lake Jackson

Brew on the Bayou

Nov. 6

Sample specialty brews from local breweries as well as wines, hear live music, grab a bite to eat fr...

Lakehills

Medina Lake Cajun Festival

Sept. 25

The 40th annual festival rolls out the good times by bringing the food, music, and culture of Louisi...

Lewisville

Western Days

Sept. 24-25

Held each year in Old Town Lewisville, the Western Days Festival celebrates Western culture with liv...

Longview

HomeBierFest

Sept. 18

Longview's biggest beer festival and homebrew competition once again features German-inspired beers ...

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