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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.

Lampasas

Spring Ho Festival

July 5-11

Celebrating the Lampasas Springs on the first full weekend in July since 1972, the weeklong event ha...

Llano

Crawfish Open

April 16-17

It's crawfish season and the Llano Crawfish Open celebrates with great food, arts and crafts, the Cr...

Luling

Watermelon Thump

June 24-27

Since 1954, the Luling Watermelon Thump has celebrated the growers and the town's watermelon market....

Madisonville

Madisonville Sidewalk Cattlemen's Association Dinner and Dance

May 1

The Madisonville Sidewalk Cattlemen’s Association was officially organized in 1941 and has been a ...

Magnolia

Magnolia Showdown Barbecue Cookoff

April 23-24

Held annually, the Magnolia Showdown is sanctioned by the Lone Star Barbecue Society. Non-sanctioned...

Marble Falls

"Howdy-Roo" Regional CASI Chili Championship and Lonestar Barbecue State Championship

May 1

The 49th annual chili championship and 26th annual barbecue championship competitions include chili,...

Highland Lakes Pod Backbone Creek Chili Cookoff

May 2

Sample a chili cookoff with proceeds benefiting local Marble Falls charities. ...

Mayfest

May 5-8

Celebrate spring in the Hill Country with local craft beer and wine tents, live concerts, and a carn...

Mckinney

Plano Music and Arts Festival

April 17-18

Come and enjoy major concerts, fine art displays, a classic car show, and dozens of fun attractions ...

Sips of Summer

Aug. 7

Stroll through the charming streets of historic downtown McKinney while tasting 20 unique and refres...

Mesquite

Downtown Farmers Market

June 12-Dec. 1

Every Saturday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., this weekly farmers and artisans market offers entertainment, ...

Midfield

Denim and Diamonds

May 13

The Boys and Girls Club of Palacios puts on a dinner and dance to raise money for the organization. ...

Nacogdoches

Texas Blueberry Festival

June 11-13

The 31st annual Texas Blueberry Festival begins Friday with the Blueberry Bluegrass Concert in the ...

Naples

Watermelon Festival

July 24-25

One of the biggest events in the area, the annual Watermelon Festival draws people from far and wide...

New Braunfels

Come and Taste It: Meet Texas' Best Winemakers

April 15

On the third Thursday of the month, The Grapevine offers opportunities to enjoy Texas wines in Gruen...

Come and Taste It: Meet Texas' Best Winemakers

May 20

On the third Thursday of the month, The Grapevine offers opportunities to enjoy Texas wines in Gruen...

Come and Taste It: Meet Texas' Best Winemakers

June 17; July 15; August 19

On the third Thursday of the month, The Grapevine offers opportunities to enjoy Texas wines in Gruen...

Old Gruene Market Days

June 19-20; July 17-18; Aug. 21-22

Held every month except January for over 30 years, the market has nearly 100 vendors offering gifts,...

Frank Schlather Day

June 23

Also known as Frank's Tranquilizer Hour, this event commemorates Frank Schlather, the legendary loca...

New Ulm

HoneyBee Jubilee

May 1

Discover honey- and bee-related food, health, and beauty products, artwork, and fine crafts. Educate...

Palacios

Memorial Commemoration Barbecue Cookoff and Coed Kickball Tourney

May 28-29

In remembrance of Memorial Day, the St. Anthony’s Knights of Columbus Council #6889 holds a fundra...

Port Arthur

Cajun Heritage Festival

June 5

Tune in to Cajun culture with real Cajun music, dancing, food, and fun. Past festivals have had Caju...

Rockport

Rockport Wine Festival

May 29-30

The Texas Maritime Museum celebrates Memorial Day weekend with the 25th annual Rockport Festival of...

San Antonio

Midnight in the Gardens: A Fiesta Masquerade

June 19

Visit the San Antonio Botanical Gardens' newly built indoor/outdoor patio area for a night of specia...

Schulenburg

Schulenburg Festival

June 6-8

Held every year on the first weekend in August, "the National Party of Texas" features live music by...

Sherman

Craft the Night Away: Craft Beer Festival

June 19

Taste a wide variety of craft beers from golden ales to bock lagers, savor delicious street food, an...

Celtic Festival and Highland Games

Sept. 25-26 (new dates)

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

Stonewall

Peach JAMboree and Rodeo

June 17-19

The 60th celebration of the annual peach crop includes peach judging, crowning of the Peach Queen, a...

113th Birthday Celebration for President Lyndon B. Johnson

Aug. 27

The National Park Service hosts the annual wreath-laying ceremony at President Johnson’s gravesite...

Tomball

Honky Tonk Chili Challenge

June 19

It's a full day of spicy chili and hot country music from the days of Patsy Cline, Buck Owens, and ...

Waxahachie

Scarborough Renaissance Festival

April 10-11, 17-18, 24-25; May 1-2, 8-9, 15-16, 22-23, 29-31

Celebrating its 40th season, this North Texas tradition is a Renaissance-themed festival set in a re...

Wichita Falls

Karnevale

April 17

The Arts Council Wichita Falls Area presents this event that supports free art activities and educat...

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