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Texas Festivals and Events in August

Here are some of the festivals in Texas in August. If you notice we have missed one of your favorites, please let us know!

Find a Texas August Festival by Date

July 13 - August 4, 2018: Festival of Independent Theatres
in Dallas, TX (began in 1999)
July 21, 28 and August 4, 2018: Salado Legends Outdoor Musical Drama
in Salado, TX (began in 1993)
July 31 - August 4, 2018: Bastrop Homecoming and Rodeo
in Bastrop, TX (began in 1948)
July 28 - August 5, 2018: Mozart Festival Texas
in San Antonio, TX (began in 2011)
July 21-22, 28-29 and August 4-5, 11-12, 2018: Crush For Fun
in Brenham, TX (began in 2002)
June 1 - August 18, 2018: TEXAS Outdoor Musical
at Palo Duro Canyon State Park in Canyon, TX (began in 1967)
July 1, 7-8, 14-15, 21-22, 28-29 and August 4-5, 11-12, 18-19, 25-26, 2018: Harvest Grape Stomp
in Brenham, TX
August 1-4, 2018: Sandhills Celebration
in Olton, TX (began in 1940)
in Port Isabel and South Padre Island, TX (began in 1940)
August 2-4, 2018: XIT Rodeo and Reunion
in Dalhart, TX (began in 1937)
August 2-4, 2018: Rock the Desert
in Midland, TX RV Camping Available!
August 2-12, 2018: Plaza Classic Film Festival
in El Paso, TX (began in 2008)
"The world's largest classic film festival"
in Brownfield, TX (began in 2013)
August 3-5, 2018: Schulenburg Festival
in Schulenburg, TX
August 3-5, 2018: Lone Star Gourd Festival
in New Braunfels, TX
in Houston, TX (began in 1991)
August 4, 2018: Pearl Bluegrass Jam
in Pearl, TX RV Camping Available!
in Corpus Christi, TX (began in 2013)
August 4, 2018: Mindfest
in Amarillo, TX
August 4, 2018: Texas Rangers Day
in Fredericksburg, TX
August 4-5, 2018: Salado Art Fair
in Salado, TX (began in 1967)
August 5-9, 2018: World Heritage Festival
in San Antonio, TX (began in 2016)
in De Leon, TX
in Port Aransas, TX (began in 1999)
August 9-13, 2018: BIG Salsa Festival
in San Antonio, TX (began in 2012)
August 10, 2018: Katy Summer Tailgate
in Katy, TX (began in 2014)
August 10-11, 2018: Top O' Texas Rodeo
in Pampa, TX (began in 1947)
in Sonora, TX
in Palacios, TX (began in 1983)
August 10-11, 2018: Summer's Last Blast
in Vernon, TX (began in 1990)
August 10-11, 2018: Big Bend Ranch Rodeo
in Alpine, TX
August 10-11, 2018: Junction Rodeo
in Junction, TX
August 10-11, 2018: Quilt Plano
in Plano, TX
August 10-12, 2018: Ladies Kingfish Tournament
on South Padre Island, TX (began in 1982)
August 11, 2018: Oldham County Roundup
in Vega, TX (began in 1951)
August 11, 2018: SUP El Camino Real
in Bastrop, TX (began in 2013)
August 11, 2018: Lavender and Wine Fest
in Chappell Hill, TX (began in 2006)
in Henderson, TX (began in 1856)
August 15-18, 2018: Blanco County Fair and Rodeo
in Johnson City, TX (began in 1931)
August 15-18, 2018: New Boston Pioneer Days
in New Boston, TX
August 17-18, 2018: Texas Ranch Roundup
in Wichita Falls, TX (began in 1981)
August 17-18, 2018: Cowboy Classic Rodeo
in Dumas, TX (began in 2007)
in Highland Village, TX (began in 1988)
August 17-25, 2018: North Texas Fair and Rodeo
in Denton, TX
August 18, 2018: Bat Fest
in Austin, TX (began in 2005)
August 18, 2018: Hatch Chile Fest
in Grand Prairie, TX
August 18, 2018: Houston Food Fest
in Houston, TX
August 21-22, 2018: Chisholm Trail Days Rodeo, Festival and Parade
in Decatur, TX
August 23-26, 2018: Gillespie County Fair
in Fredericksburg, TX (began in 1881) The oldest continuous county fair in Texas
in Fort Davis, TX
August 23-26, 2018: Midland County Fair
in Midland, TX (began in 2010 after being cancelled in the 1960s)
in Port Aransas, TX
in Perryton, TX (began in 1920)
in Galveston, TX (began in 1987)
in Waco, TX (began in 1996)
August 25-26 and September 1-2, 2018: Becker Vineyards Grape Stomp
in Stonewall, TX (began in 1997)
in Austin, TX (began in 1991)
August 28 - September 3, 2018: Out of Bounds Comedy Festival
in Austin, TX (began in 2002)
August 30 - September 2, 2018: Capital City Black Film Festival
in Austin, TX (began in 2013)
August 30 - September 2, 2018: Kendall County Fair
in Boerne, TX (began in 1905)
August 30 - September 2, 2018: Fayette County Fair
in La Grange, TX (began in 1927)
August 30 - September 2, 2018: Labor Day Bluegrass Music Festival
in Grapeland, TX (began in 1977)
August 30 - September 2, 2018: Palomino Fest and Pro Rodeo
in Uvalde, TX (began in 1996)
August 30 - September 2, 2018: Central Texas State Fair
in Belton, TX (began in 1988)
August 31 - September 1, 2018: Oatmeal Festival
in Bertram, TX (began in 1978)
August 31 - September 1, 2018: Frontier Days Celebration
in Harper, TX (began in 1965)
August 31 - September 2, 2018: World Championship Barbeque Goat Cook-Off
in Brady, TX (began in 1974)
August 31 - September 2, 2018: WestFest
in West, TX (began in 1976)
August 31 - September 2, 2018: Marfa Lights Festival
in Marfa, TX (began in 1987)
August 31 - September 2, 2018: Bedford Blues and BBQ
in Bedford, TX
August 31 - September 2, 2018: Riverfront Jazz Festival
in Dallas, TX (began in 2017)
August 31 - September 2, 2018: Brewmasters Craft Beer Festival
in Galveston, TX
August 31 - September 2, 2018: Flip Flop Festival
in Port Lavaca, TX
August 31 - September 9, 2018: Permian Basin Fair
in Odessa, TX (began in 1975)
August 22-24, 2019: North Texas Quilt Festival
in Arlington, TX
Cancelled for 2018. 2019 TBA: Katy Jazz Festival
in Katy, TX (began in 2010)