The Gillespie County Fair & Festivals Association brings you the best in old-fashioned fun plus the freshest family entertainment you’ll find anywhere in the Lone Star State!

HOME OF THE OLDEST COUNTY FAIR IN TEXAS!

Every summer come out to the Oldest, Continuous County Fair in Texas. Relive the fun of the midway, the flavor of funnel cakes and sausage-on-a-stick, the pageantry of the Queen Contest, judging of pies, cakes, cookies, quilts and two-days of live parimutuel horse racing.

GCFFA SPRING FANDANGO, new Music Festival
Saturday, May 18, gates open at 2pm
Come for an afternoon and evening of great music and other fun happenings!
Click here for tickets.
3:00 pm Jesse Stratton; 6:00 pm John Christopher Way
8:00 pm Restless Heart;
10:00 pm Sawyer Brown
Car Show • Registration 12:30 – 2:00 pm, show starts 2:30 pm
Goat Roping
Preakness 2:00 – 7:00 pm (Simulcast)
Antique Tractor Show – 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

Click here for more details and non-food vendor application.

 

EXCITING 2019 EVENT SEASON!

All year round we host many memorable events, from music events, parimutuel horse racing, an antique tractor show, country craft markets, dinners, dances, and pageants. (Check out our calendar for upcoming events).

RENT OUR FACILITIES!
Have an event upcoming? We offer lots of room, a variety of venues, and reasonable rates–perfect for your festival, exhibit, wedding, or other occasion.

COME OUT FOR NEW OLD-FASHIONED FUN!

CLICK HERE FOR LODGING CHOICES IN FREDERICKSBURG!

Please note: No Animals or Pets Allowed Except for Service Animals

As part of our mission “to encourage, instruct, and promote the education of the youth of Gillespie County,” the Gillespie County Fair & Festival Association offers its Scholarship Fund. We have raised and awarded hundreds of thousands of dollars that have helped further the education of the youth of Gillespie County.
Click here to find out more and download the scholarship application – but hurry, deadline is April 12!