From Live Parimutuel Horse Racing to a Night In Old Fredericksburg, the Gillespie County Fair Association in Fredericksburg is planning an action-packed summer of fun for the whole family!

 

There are 4 big weekends of Parimutuel Horse Racing, with a festival, a fundraiser, Official Professional Bull Riding event, and the Oldest Continuous County Fair in Texas.

Parimutuel Horse Racing features exciting live horse racing at the Fairgrounds’ Class 3 track. Quarter horse and thoroughbred racing as well as special races, trials, and futurities.Gates open 11 a.m.; Post time 1:00 p.m

 

Here's the summer schedule:
July 18 & 19
Parimutuel Horse Racing
July 18
Night In Old Fredericksburg

 

A celebration of Fredericksburg’s German heritage, with polka music, German fun and games, cold drinks and hot food, and dancing under the stars!
3 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.

 

 

Aug 1:
Scholarship Fest features
German food and drink, raffle and live auction to raise funds “to encourage, instruct, and promote the education of the youth of Gillespie County.”

 

Aug 8 & 9
Parimutuel Horse Racing

Livestock Shows

 

 

Aug 20-23:
Gillespie County Fair weekend is
a weekend of Texas Hill Country hospitality that the whole family will enjoy. Four days filled with great events–exciting carnival and midway, favorite fair food, livestock judging, agricultural and household exhibits, arts and crafts, antique tractor shows, and live pari-mutuel horse racing!

 

 

Sept 12:
6th Annual Professional Bull Riding (PBR)
.Watch 40 professional riders battle some of rodeo’s top bulls. 7:30 p.m.; Gates open 5:30 p.m.at the Gillespie County Fair Grounds
3 miles south of downtown Fredericksburg on Hwy 16.

 

Enjoy the German hospitality of Fredericksburg with shopping, dining, site seeing, wineries, outdoor recreation, bed & breakfast accommodations, and history.

 

Tickets to all events available ONLINE!
For information on events and to purchase online tickets: www.gillespiefair.com
For information: (830) 997-2359, info@gillespiefair.com
For information on visiting Fredericksburg: www.visitfredericksburgtx.com

From Live Parimutuel Horse Racing to a Night In Old Fredericksburg, the Gillespie County Fair Association in Fredericksburg is planning an action-packed summer of fun for the whole family!

To purchase tickets online: www.gillespiefair.com

WHO

The Gillespie County Fair & Festivals Association

Fredericksburg, Texas

WHAT

Four big weekends of Parimutuel Horse Racing, with a festival, a fundraiser, Official Professional Bull Riding event, and the Oldest Continuous County Fair in Texas!

WHEN

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July 4 & 5

Parimutuel Horse Racing

Exciting live horse racing at the Fairgrounds’ Class 3 track. Quarter horse and thoroughbred racing as well as special races, trials, and futurities.

Gates open 11 a.m.; Post time 1:00 p.m.

6-10 p.m.

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July 18 & 19

Parimutuel Horse Racing

July 18

Night In Old Fredericksburg

A celebration of Fredericksburg’s German heritage, with polka music, German fun and games, cold drinks and hot food, and dancing under the stars!

3 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.

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Aug 1

Scholarship Fest

German food and drink, raffle and live auction to raise funds “to encourage, instruct, and promote the education of the youth of Gillespie County.”

Aug 8 & 9

Parimutuel Horse Racing

Livestock Shows

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Aug 20-23

Gillespie County Fair weekend

A weekend of Texas Hill Country hospitality that the whole family will enjoy. Four days filled with great events–exciting carnival and midway, favorite fair food, livestock judging, agricultural and household exhibits, arts and crafts, antique tractor shows, and live pari-mutuel horse racing!

Aug 22 & 23

Parimutuel Horse Racing

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Sept 12

6th Annual Professional Bull Riding (PBR)

Watch 40 professional riders battle some of rodeo’s top bulls.

7:30 p.m.; Gates open 5:30 p.m.

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WHERE

Gillespie County Fair Grounds

3 miles south of downtown Fredericksburg on Hwy 16

In the Heart of the Texas Hill Country!

Enjoy the German hospitality of Fredericksburg with shopping, dining, siteseeing, wineries, outdoor recreation, bed & breakfast accommodations, and history.

HOW

Tickets to all events available ONLINE!

For information on events and to purchase online tickets: www.gillespiefair.com

For information: (830) 997-2359, info@gillespiefair.com

For information on visiting Fredericksburg: www.visitfredericksburgtx.com