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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.

New Braunfels

Folkfest 2021

Oct. 9-10

Early Texas costumed interpreters join troops of buffalo soldiers, Confederate veterans, and Revolut...

Texas Clay Festival

Oct. 23-24

The 29th annual Texas Clay Festival features the work of over 80 Texas potters and clay artists, and...

Texas Clay Festival

Oct. 23-24

Respected potters and sculptors from around Texas display and sell their wares, and demonstrate a va...

Wurstfest

Nov. 5-14

During the 10-day festival, find a variety of entertainment, food, and fun while celebrating German ...

Palacios

Matagorda Bay Birdfest

March 18-20 (new dates)

(The 2021 festival has been canceled. New dates are March 18-20, 2022.) The fourth annual festival i...

Palestine

Hot Pepper Festival

Oct. 23

Can you handle the heat of Palestine's Hot Pepper Festival? Spice things up with the hot pepper eati...

Port Aransas

Texas SandFest

Oct. 15-17

(Rescheduled from April) If you love sandcastles, then Texas SandFest is the best place in the world...

Texas Sandfest

Oct. 15-17

If you love sandcastles, then Texas SandFest is the place to be to see some of the world’s best sc...

Wooden Boat Festival

Oct. 29-31

(Rescheduled from April) Bring your wooden boats to display. Boats don't need to be fancy, just made...

Wooden Boat Festival

Oct. 29-31

A great family-friendly event in the beautiful beach town of Port Aransas, the festival began in 201...

Rockport

Seafair

Oct. 8-10

Right on the bayfront on Aransas Navigation District festival grounds, the Rockport-Fulton Seafair c...

Film Festival

Nov. 11-14

See the best of independent cinema on the Texas Coast starting with a red-carpet party on Nov. 11. ...

Round Rock

Chalk Walk Arts Festival

Oct. 1-2

Drawing more than 60,000 people annually, this festival has hundreds of vendors, artists, sponsors, ...

Saginaw

Train and Grain Festival

Oct. 16

This festival highlights Saginaw's train and grain heritage. A full day of music, food, and activiti...

San Angelo

Cowboy Way Jubilee

Oct. 7-10

Celebrating everything cowboy, the Cowboy Way Jubilee works to preserve cowboy culture. Think of it ...

San Antonio

"Texas Biennial: A New Landscape, A Possible Horizon"

Sept. 1-Jan. 31

The Texas Biennial is a geographically led, independent survey of contemporary art in Texas. This is...

Seguin

Pecan Fest

Oct. 30

Once a year, Seguin breaks out of its shell and throws a big party celebrating the community’s fam...

Sherman

Celtic Festival and Highland Games

Sept. 25-26

Come to the Sherman Celtic Festival and Highland Games for Celtic dancing, the Viking Village, Scott...

Celtic Festival and Highland Games

Sept. 25-26

Buckle your kilt and join the fun at the Sherman Celtic Festival and Highland Games, with Celtic dan...

Stanton

Old Sorehead Trade Days

Oct. 9-10

Shop for arts and crafts, furniture, clothing, jewelry, and antiques, and enjoy live entertainment a...

Surfside Beach

Nature Fest

Oct. 9

This fun, nature-filled day, appropriate for all ages, includes giveaways, games, educational activi...

Sweetwater

Nolan County Fair and Rodeo and Chuckwagon Cookoff

Oct. 2

Festivities include a parade, vendors, chuckwagon cookoff, 4-H county fair, match horse races, and r...

Experience Texas Outdoors Showcase

Oct. 2-3

Have a good ol' Texas time while celebrating the Texas experience. There are educational speakers, s...

Shrimp Peel

Nov. 2

Fill up on shrimp and fixings at this shrimp peel in support of the West Texas Rehabilitation Center...

Taylor

Good Life Festival and 5K

Oct. 19

Celebrate the things that make life special: family, health, and happiness. Enjoy a poultry petting ...

Williamson County Fair and Rodeo

Oct. 21-24, 2021

It's rodeo time in Taylor and this three-day fair and rodeo consists of 100 shopping vendors, great ...

Victoria

Bootfest (CANCELED)

Oct. 1-2

As Victoria's largest free festival, Bootfest offers a variety of activities for all ages, including...

Dia de los Muertos Festival

Oct. 16

This downtown street festival includes ballet folklórico and mariachi performances, face painting, ...

Waco

Magnolia Silobration

Oct. 28-30

The Silos are the backdrop for a variety of events hosted by Magnolia throughout the year. With the ...

Homestead Fair

Nov. 26-28

Watch a cow being milked, lend a hand at the old-fashioned timber frame barn raising, and watch a ma...

Waxahachie

Texas Country Reporter Festival

Oct. 23

Join Kelli and Bob Phillips, hosts of the weekly television show "Texas Country Reporter," for the 2...

West Columbia

Hoggtoberfest

Oct. 2

Celebrate autumn and harvest time at this annual festival. Spend a fun-filled afternoon exploring th...

Woodville

Harvest Festival

Oct. 15-16

This is the largest fall folk life festival in East Texas, featuring pioneer East Texas crafts, pion...

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