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TEXAS
ANNUAL CELEBRATIONS OF HISTORIC EVENTS
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NOTE: Grandma Ginny™ America's History Lady™ presents a page of
"Annual Celebrations of Historic Events" for each of the 50 states as
information comes available. These pages are designed to allow those
interested in American history to have a  free, easy to use,
"One-Stop" itinerary planning list.

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JANUARY

HARRIS COUNTY

Houston
Houston Boat Show
Everything from boats to fishing tackle.

(713) 526-6361


FEBRUARY


BEXAR COUNTY

San Antonio
Fiesta San Antonio
Historic parade honors our armed forces
and the heroes of the Alamo
Since 1891

(210) 432-1896

BEXAR COUNTY

San Antonio
Annual San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo
Since 1949

(210) 255-1309


WASHINGTON COUNTY

Washington
Texas Independence Day Celebration
Marks independence from Mexico in 1836
Reenactment of military history

(409)  878-2214

WEBB COUNTY

Laredo
Washington’s Birthday Celebration
The largest event of its kind in the U.S. featuring pageasts, a parade concerts, carnival and fireworks.

(956) 722-0598


MARCH

SMITH COUNTY

Tyler
Tyler Azalea and Spring Flower Trail
Home tours, living history exhibits, and garden tours
plus a national quilt show.
Since 1959

(903) 592 – 1661

TYLER COUNTY

Woodville
Tyler County Dogwood Festival
So much to do on three weekends in March
Since 1943

www.tylercountydogwoodfestival.org



APRIL

BEXAR COUNTY

San Antonio
Fiesta San Antonio
Honoring heroes of the  of the battle at the Alamo and San Jacinto
.
(218) 227-5191

MAY

BURLESON COUNTY

Somerville
Greta Texas Sausage Festival
Best sausage products, plus the Great Sausgae Dog Tournament (dachshunds) championship races, classic car sow, sausage eating contest, country music and more.

(979) 596-2383             (979) 567-0000


SMITH COUNTY

Tyler
Tyler Azalea and Spring Flower Trail
Home tours, living history exhibits, and garden tours
plus a national quilt show.
Since 1959

(903) 592 – 1661


JUNE

BEXAR COUNTY

San Antonio
Texas Folklife Festival
Spotlights the state’s cultural heritage. 
Join the Lone Star State Party!
Since 1971

(210) 456-2224


JULY

BASTROP & TRAVIS COUNTIES

Elgin
Elgin Western Days
Historic Elgin with its parade, music, carnival and more
Since 1969

(512) 285-4515

BEAZORIA COUNTY

Clute
Great Texas Mosquito Festival
Entertainment, arts and crafts, food, carnival and many events
.
Since 1980
1 (800) 371-2971

MONTGOMERY COUNTY

The Woodlands
Red, Hot and Blue Festival
Come celebrate the 4th of July with fireworks, live music and entertainment.
Since 1997

(281) 363-2447


SHELBYCOUNTY

Frontier Days
Timpson
Parade, pageant, folklore, arts and crafts, live demonstrations
.
(936) 254-2503

TRAVIS COUNTY

Austin
4th of July Symphony and Orchestra
Lots of fun for the entire family.

(512) 441-9015


AUGUST

Celebrations of Historic Events Pending Information


SEPTEMBER

WILLIAMSON COUNTY

Georgetown
Chisholm Trail Cattle Drive, Chuckwagon Cook-off and Rodeo
An authentic cattle-drive, entertainment, cowboy music food, western style art show, western demonstrations and more.

(512) 930-3575



OCTOBER

DALLAS COUNTY

Dallas
State Fair of Texas
Largest fair and stock show in the state
plus carnival, art showplus other events.

(214) 565-9931

DeWITT COUNTY

Cuero
Turkeyfest
Great turkey gallop, turkey races,arts and crafts, parade, great family fun time.

(361) 564 – 4773



NOVEMBER

COMAL COUNTY

New Braunfels
Wurstfest
Annual celebration along the banks of the Comal River.
Great fun with Alpine and Bavarian entertainment
Since 1959

(803) 625-9167

DECEMBER

POTTER COUNTY

Amarillo
Amarillo Farm and Ranch Show
Since 1985

1 (800) 827-8007 X 3383

HARRISON COUNTY

Marshall
Wonderland of Lights
Spectacular Christmas event with a parade, home tours, carriage rides, live entertainment and more.

www.marshalltxchamber.com

MARION COUNTY

Jefferson
Annual Christmas Tour of Homes
See four of Jefferson’s most beautiful homes.
Since 1985

www.historicjeffersonfoundation.com

LUBBOCK COUNTY

Lubbock
View live frontier holiday traditions while strolling along the lighted paths of the historic park

www.nrhc.com

 

Information, times, places, events 
and contact information are subject to change.

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