The 133rd Fair is starting look a little more normal. This year we will host the last two days of Pari-mutual horse racing, on Saturday and Sunday. We will have all of our livestock shows except the Jr Steer Show. Please look to join the Race Day Classic or the Open Cattle Show. There will be some Agricultural exhibits, and some other exhibits to be viewed.
Join us for a weekend of Texas Hill Country and Gillespie County hospitality that the whole family will enjoy. It’s four big days filled with great events–exciting carnival and midway, your favorite fair food, livestock judging, agricultural and household exhibits, arts and crafts, washer pitching tournament, antique tractor shows, and live pari-mutuel horse racing!
Still-- The Oldest Continuous County Fair in Texas!
Click the link below for the 2021 Catalog
You’ll Love it!
***An inherent risk of exposure to COVID- 19, or any variant strain of COIVD-19, exists in any public place where people are present, whether that is at a grocery store, church, camp or event. COVID-19 is an extremely contagious disease that can lead to sever illness and death. Guests should attend only after evaluating their own health risk. Your entry onto the Gillespie County Fairgrounds property constitutes your understanding of these risks, and you voluntarily assume such risks related to exposure to COVID-19. The Gillespie County Fair & Festivals Association Board of Directors cannot be held liable if you contract COVID-19. Help protect yourself by following safety protocols, and state and local public health recommendations and mandates.***
From here you can buy tickets for our Races or concerts.
Food & Drink Vendors please email office with menu and prices for consideration
Thursday Aug 26 is optional
Friday Aug 27- Sun Aug 29 mandatory. Please see the application Posted at top of page for specifics
Food & Drink Vendors please email office with menu and prices for concideration
August 28th Sign up at 10a pitching starts at 11a. $ 40 per team. Any questions can be answered by Archie Jenschke at 830) 456-4149
Friday August 27th Registration will begin at 3:30p and tournament will start at 4:30p
More information will be announced as it becomes available
Thursday at 5p (wristbands 6-11p) $25
Friday at 5p (wristbands 5-11p) $30; Saturday at 1p (wrist bands 5-11p) $30, and Sunday at 1p (no wristbands)
Thursday Night, August 26th starting at 7p
Friday night, August 27th will start around 8 p
Sponsored in part by the Pedernales Creative Arts Alliance
Saturday night, August 28 starting at 7p
Saturday night, August 28 starting at 8:30 p
Saturday night, August 28 starting at 10p