Burton Cotton Gin Festival

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Burton Cotton Gin Festival

April 27 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Free

The 2019 Burton Cotton Gin Festival starts off with the Main Street parade and includes the children’s bicycle parade. Family activities and contests (bubble gum blowing, pie eating, seed pulling), food and craft booths, children’s barnyard, antique tractor show and pull, tours of historic 1914 Burton Farmers Gin, tours of Wehring Shoe Shop and Cotton Warehouse, folk life demonstrations, and antique engine exhibits!

Friday – April 26

Festival kicks-off with ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT SHRIMP BOIL — $400 Sponsor Table includes 8 tickets; limit 400 tickets. *Always sells out! There is a Waiting List for 2019 Tables.

6:00 p.m. — Doors open at Burton Community Center

6:30 p.m. — All you can eat Shrimp served

7:00 p.m. — Live Auction begins

 

Saturday – April 27 –FREE ADMISSION

Starts off with Main Street Parade and includes the Children’s Bicycle Parade… Family activities and contests (bubble gum blowing, pie eating, seed pulling), Food Booths, Craft Booths, Children’s Barnyard , Antique Tractor Show and Pull, Tours of historic 1914 Burton Farmers Gin, Tours of Wehring Shoe Shop and Cotton Warehouse, Folk Life Demonstrations, and Antique Engine Exhibits!

Saturday Events and Entertainment Schedule (subject to change)

10:00 a.m.   Gates open to the public

10:00 a.m.   Cotton Gin Festival Parade

11:30 a.m.   Bubble Gum Blowing Contest

11:30 a.m.   Barnyard Petting Zoo Opens

Noon            ROBERT ZIENTEK

12:30 p.m.   Pie Eating Contest

1:00 p.m.     Tractor Pull Begins

1:30 p.m.     Cotton Seed Pulling Contest

2:30 p.m.    ALLISON & THE TWO BY FOURS

3:00 p.m.     Ginning of historic cotton bales

4:00 p.m.    THE DUJKA BROTHERS BAND

4:00 p.m.     Kiddie Tractor Pull

Details

Date:
April 27
Time:
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Venue

Texas Cotton Gin Museum
307 N Main St
Burton, TX United States
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Website:
www.CottonGinMuseum.org