11 Can’t-Miss Texas Festivals That Show You The Heart Of The Lone Star State

It wouldn’t be summer without festivals, and luckily, there are almost too many to choose from here in Texas. Whether you want to spend a weekend chowing down on some of the state’s best barbecue, watching calf roping and bull riding, or listening to some old-fashioned blues music, there’s a celebration for nearly everything in the Lone Star State – and we wouldn’t have it any other way. The following are 11 unique, fun-filled festivals taking place over the next month or so that promise to be a fun time for the whole family:

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

How many of these festivals have you been to? What’s your favorite summer festival in Texas?