Annual Festivals

Although there are many festivals and events held year-round, the following is a list of the major events held each year in Washington County area. There is an event for everyone, so come one, come all, and enjoy good food, good times, and good people.


Festivals to Remember

 

January
Brenham Antiques Show (2nd weekend)
Brenham Uptown Swirl (Sat. on MLK weekend)

February
Brenham Friendship Quilt Guild “Quilt Show” (2nd weekend, bi-annually)

March
Texas Independence Day Celebration at Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site (weekend closest to March 2nd)
Texas Ranger Day and a Big Star Texas Night (2nd Saturday)
Round Top Antiques Fair (last week)

April
Round Top Antiques Fair (1st week)
Bluebonnet Festival of Texas in Chappell Hill (2nd weekend)
Burton Cotton Gin Festival (3rd weekend)

May
Brenham Maifest and “Country Flavors – All You Can Eat Ice Cream” (1st weekend)

June
Brenham Antiques Show (2nd weekend)
Juneteenth Celebration (Sat. closest to 19th)

July
Hot Nights, Cool Tunes Concert Series in Downtown Brenham (Sat. nights)
Crush For Fun at Pleasant Hill Winery (last two weekends)
Harvest Grape Stomp at Windy Winery (all weekends)

July 4th
H-E-B presents “Fireworks on the Brazos” at Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
4th of July Parade in Chappell Hill
Celebrating Independence in Independence, TX
Burton’s Annual 4th of July Celebration
4th of July Parade in Round Top

August
Fireman’s Fiesta (1st weekend)
Chappell Hill Lavender & Wine Fest at Chappell Hill Lavender Farm & Windy Winery (2nd Saturday)
Crush For Fun at Pleasant Hill Winery (first two weekends)
Harvest Grape Stomp at Windy Winery (first two weekends)

September
Washington County Fair in Brenham (3rd week)
Round Top Antiques Fair (last week)

October
Official Round Top Antiques Fair (1st week)
Scarecrow Festival in Chappell Hill (2nd weekend)
Texas Brew Step in Downtown Brenham (3rd Sat.)

November
Fall Festival of Roses at the Antique Rose Emporium (1st weekend)
Holiday Heritage Home Tour in Brenham (Saturday prior to Thanksgiving)

December
Brenham’s Downtown Christmas Stroll & Lighted Parade (2nd Fri. after Thanksgiving)
Historic Chappell Hill Teddy Bear Parade (2nd weekend)
Candlelight Christmas at Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site (2nd Saturday)

Check our Event Calendar for more details and current events!