Texas Gatorfest - Anahuac, TX - Sep 11 to Sep 13, 2020
Gator burgers, alligator wings and more!
Old Smokey Cook-off - Texas City, TX - Sep 12 to Sep 12, 2020
A day of family fun and competitive cooking awaits you on downtown 6th Street, with proceeds of the Old Smokey Cook-Off benefitting El Mina Shrine Children’s Hospital
Groves Pecan Festival - Groves, TX - Sep 26 to Sep 26, 2020
Live music, art, vendors, food, and family from an event that draws over 300,000 visitors. Located in downtown Groves, Texas.
Autumn Art & Texas Wine Festival - Spring, TX - Oct 3 to Oct 4, 2020
Come out to Old Town Spring and enjoy great Texas wine and original art. Lots of artists and 150 quaint shops.
Houston Italian Festival - Houston, TX - Oct 8 to Oct 11, 2020
Live music and lots of fun like a Bocce Tournament, Pasta Eating, classic car show, and kids fun.
Conroe Cajun Catfish Festival - Conroe, TX - Oct 9 to Oct 11, 2020
Enjoy catfish and cajun food dishes as well as a carnival, three stages of live music, pageant, car show and kid zone.
Katy Rice Harvest Festival - Katy, TX - Oct 9 to Oct 11, 2020
Features two stages of continuous live entertainment, craft and food booths and family fun. Held in historic Downtown Katy between Avenues A and C, 2nd and 3rd Streets.
Chappell Hill Scarecrow Festival - Chappell Hill, TX - Oct 10 to Oct 11, 2020
Over 250 exhibitors featuring home decor, gardening, artists, craftsman, jewelry, clothing and fabulous foods, plus live entertainment, music, and family activities.
Gulf Coast International Dragon Boat Regatta - Sugar Land, TX - Oct 10 to Oct 11, 2020
Held at Brooks Lake at Fluor in Sugar Land, Texas.
Needville Harvest Fest - Needville, TX - Oct 15 to Oct 17, 2020
Thousands visit Harvest Park on the third Saturday in October for a BBQ cook-off, pageants, 5K fun run and other activities.
Harvest Festival - Woodville, TX - Oct 16 to Oct 17, 2020
Exhibitors, presenters, displays, performances, and more, with participants dressed in period costumes demonstrating period skills. Music and dancing, food, photo contest and more.
Zest in the West - Houston, TX - Oct 21 to Oct 21, 2020
Enjoy culinary offerings as restaurants compete for the Best of Zest Culinary Award.
Harvest Moon Regatta - Seabrook, TX - Oct 29 to Oct 31, 2020
Yachts sail to Port Arsansas under an October full moon.
Light the Night Walk – Houston - Houston, TX - Nov 7 to Nov 7, 2020
A fundraising walk to help fund cures for blood cancers, benefitting the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, takes place at Hermann Square Park at City Hall
Walk4Hearing Houston - Houston, TX - Nov 7 to Nov 7, 2020
Going virtual for 2020! Normally: Empowers and inspires those affected by hearing loss while raising money for national and local programs that provide information, education, support, and advocacy. Vendors will be on site to provide resources for individuals and families affected by hearing loss.
Texas State Forest Festival - Lufkin, TX - Nov 20 to Nov 22, 2020
Kick off parade followed by competitions, carnival, and live entertainment. Competitions include a hush puppy festival, so if you’ve got the secret ingredient for the best hushpuppies, enter for your chance to win! The carnival operates on a wristband basis, with wristband prices between $20-$25/day.
Texas Mushroom Festival - Madisonville, TX - Jan 1 to Oct 17, 2020
Canceled for 2020, look for their return in 2021. Normally: A day of all things mushroom in the Mushroom Capital of the World. Food vendors, wine tasting, biergarten, 5k and kids run, car show, live entertainment, art and photography contests, silent auction and more.
Texas Rice Festival - Winnie, TX - Jan 1 to Sep 26, 2019
Canceled for 2020, look for their return in 2021. Normally: Event has 8 contests include rice cooking contest, live music, livestock show, pageants and parade. Held in Winnie-Stowell Park. Horse show and cook-off happen prior to the event.
The Kingwood Oktoberfest - Kingwood, TX - Jan 1 to Oct 20, 2018
Canceled for 2020, look for their return in 2021. Normally: German food and music