List of 2020 East Texas Annual Festivals and Fairs

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Texans love their festivals and fairs, as evidenced by the hundreds of these events held each year.  We celebrate just about every crop harvested, every indigenous dish, and every type of music that's played here.

Throughout the year, music, food, history and holidays inspire festivals and events of all sizes throughout East Texas.

Included below is a list of highlights of the extensive festival season and major events scheduled in East Texas during 2020.

The list focuses on long-running festivals and those with widespread appeal.

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Events are always subject to change. We recommended you contact the responsible event sponsor to confirm dates, times and other details.

In addition, concern over the spread of the Corona virus has resulted in cancellation of many East Texas events.

Check with individual festival sponsors to determine the latest schedules and information.


Highlights of the 2020 East Texas Festival Season

Festival City
Mardi Gras in Texas 2020
Parades and Events

All Over Texas
Avinger Wine Festival
Avinger, Texas
Wildflower Trails of Texas Festival
Avinger, Hughes Springs and Linden, Texas
Drillers Reunion: Spindletop Anniversary
Beaumont, Texas
Feral Hog Festival
Ben Wheeler, Texas
Pioneer Days Festival
Brownsboro, Texas
Autumn Stroll Festival
Canton, Texas
Potlatch Festival
Carthage, Texas
Piney Woods Quilt Festival
Carthage, Texas
Chandler Pow Wow
Chandler, Texas
Edom Art Festival Edom, Texas
Eagle Fest
Emory, Texas
Annual Gallatin Gopher Fest
Gallatin, Texas
East Texas Yamboree
Gilmer, Texas
Roundup Rodeo
Gladewater, Texas
Arts and Crafts Festival
Gladewater, Texas
East Texas Gusher Days
Gladewater, Texas
Salt Festival
Grand Saline, Texas
Main Street Festival
Grand Saline, Texas
Lone Star Blues & Heritage Festival
Grapeland Texas
East Texas Country Music Festival
Grapeland, Texas
Hawkins Oil Festival
Hawkins, Texas
Heritage Syrup Festival
Henderson, Texas
Tomato Fest
Jacksonville, Texas
Jasper Fall Butterfly Festival
Jasper, Texas
Taste of Jefferson
Jefferson, Texas
Country Fest
Lindale, Texas
Great Texas Balloon Race
Longview, Texas
Gregg County Fair & Exposition
Longview, Texas
Texas State Forest Festival
Lufkin, Texas
Heritage Festival
Lufkin, Texas
Fire Ant Festival
Marshall, Texas
Wonderland of Lights
Marshall, Texas
Mineola Fall Craft Fair
Mineola, Texas
Country Fest
Mount Vernon, Texas
Blueberry Festival
Nacogdoches, Texas
Piney Woods Fair
Nacogdoches, Texas
Nederland Heritage Festival
Nederland, Texas
Hot Pepper Festival
Palestine, Texas
Port Neches Riverfest
Port Neches, Texas
Annual Dogwood Trails Celebration
Palestine, Texas
Fair on the Square
Rusk, Texas
Hopkins County Fall Festival
Sulphur Springs, Texas
Tatum Pecan Pie Festival
Tatum, Texas
Four States Fair and Rodeo
Texarkana, Texas
Tyler Azalea and Spring Flower Trail
Tyler, Texas
East Texas State Fair
Tyler, Texas
Texas Rose Festival
Tyler, Texas
Van Oil Festival
Van, Texas
Winnsboro Art & Wine Festival
Winnsboro, Texas
Winnsboro Autumn Trails
Winnsboro, Texas
Tyler County Dogwood Festival
Woodville, Texas

NOTE: Events are always subject to change.
We highly recommended you contact the responsible event sponsor to
confirm dates, times and other details.

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