Summer may be coming to a close, but the fun is just beginning! Make the most of your Labor Day weekend and spend it at one of these fun and entertaining Texan festivals!
Bedford Blues & BBQ | 1951 L. Don Dodson Drive, Bedford, Texas 76021
Just a short drive from DFW, this “ultimate backyard festival” offers a full lineup of musical entertainment and a three-day BBQ cook-off battle from some of the best cooks around the nation. Whether you’re there for the music or the food, you won’t be disappointed!
WestFest | 1110 S Main Street, West, Texas 76691
West, often known for its Czech bakeries, is celebrating its heritage with the 40th Annual Westfest Czech and Polka Festival over Labor Day weekend! If you love sausages, kolaches, and traditional Polka music, then Westfest is the perfect place for you!
Marfa Lights Festival | 207 Highland Street, Marfa, Texas 79843
If you’ve never witnessed firsthand the mysterious Marfa Lights, then the Marfa Lights Festival is a great opportunity to do so! In addition to seeing the famous phenomenon at night, spend the rest of the weekend enjoying foods and crafts, live music, street dances, and even a parade.
Flip Flop Festival | 2300 TX I-35, Port Lavaca, Texas 77979
Port Lavaca’s waterfront location and flip flop theme makes you wish summer would never end! With activities like the Annual Fling Flong Contest, Horseshoes & Washers Tournament, Frozen T-Shirt Contest, and Children’s Sand Castle Building Contest, the Flip Flop Festival is fun for the whole family! Best of all, it helps benefits the Bayfront Veteran’s Memorial, so it’s a great way to honor military veterans.
UTOPiAfest | 1555 Lemond Road, Utopia, Texas 78884
Held at the beautiful Four Sisters Ranch, UTOPiAfest is a campout festival, capped at 2000 people to offer a quality audience experience as an alternative to large multiple-stage festivals. It offers free camping, free activities such as yoga and disc golf, free water, and no musical overlap. It’s a great opportunity to experience a weekend music festival in an intimate setting.