17TH ANNUAL

LEE COUNTY FAIR

&

CHARCOAL CHALLENGE

BBQ COOK OFF

 

 

May 19, 20, & 21, 2016(always the third weekend in May)

 

Physical Address for Fireman's Park /Sheriff's Posse Rodeo Arena: 

2495 West Hwy 290, Giddings TX

The Armed Forces Day/Lee County Fair is on Saturday, May 21st. Armed Forces Day is celebrated at the Lee County Fair with a special ceremony at the Veteran's Memorial Park area. Ceremony will include posting of the colors, national anthem, firing of the vollies and a veteran guest speaker,  Displays will include, current and vintage military vehicles (MVPA), and military weapons and equipment.

                                                        

Parade at Veterans Park 10:00-11:00

Speakers program will be at 11:30-12:00. Contact Alan Smith for more info at 979-212-1078.


 

THURSDAY NIGHT - Admission to the fairgrounds is free! Special Carnival pricing on Thursday night.

  • The Mighty Thomas Carnival Opens Thursday Night - two for one arm bands available at the Chamber office until Wednesday, May 17th. Armbands will only be available at the fairgrounds at regular price after Wednesday.

  • THE RISKY LIVER BAND will be on the Charcoal Challenge Stage from 7-10pm.
     

 

FRIDAY - Senior Citizens Day 10am to 4pm. 

         Free to all seniors age 60 and older.

  • Bingo, BBQ Lunch sponsored by Oakland Manor Nursing Center and LCRA:  Music, Square Dancing, Vendor Booths, and information booths.

  • Lee County Fair Queen Pageant sponsored by St. Mark's Medical Center.

  • Lost Cause Band  - Friday on the Biergarten Stage from 6-8pm, sponsored by Citizens National Bank.

  • Texas Unlimited Band will hit the big stage from 8:30 to 10:30pm to open the show.

  • RANDY ROGERS BAND will turn up the volume on the big pavilion around 10:30pm.

  • THE BLACK CAT CHOIR WILL BE ON THE CHARCOAL CHALLENGE STAGE from 7pm-Midnight! 

   

 

SATURDAY - Parade, Armed Forces Day Celebration, Car Show and More!

  • Lee County Fair Parade at Veteran's Park at 10:00am. Info coming soon.

  • Lee County Extension Agent - Competition Homemade Wine, Salsa & Pie, Arts & Crafts Contest too!  All registration forms are on the JOIN THE FUN! Page!

  • Abigail Taylor and James Soto Band will perform during the day on the Biergarten Stage.

  • The Original Triumphs play Saturday from 7:30pm - 10:30pm on the Main Stage.

  • RICK TREVINO headlines Saturday May 21st at 11pm on the Main Stage.


Classic Car show is accepting applications. 832-444-9535 or 979-540-0794. 

Arts & Crafts and Food Vendors: Contact Paul Kipp  979-542-3113

Lee County Fair & Armed Forces Day Parade: Contact Cody Alexander 979-540-7247

 Softball Coordinator: Contact Maurice Pitts  979-542-6896

Charcoal Challenge: Contact Alma Weiser 979-716-4569

 

Details

Address
P.O. Box 426
Giddings, TX 78942
Map
Phone
(979) 542-3455
URL
www.leecountyfairtx.com
Social
Attraction Type
Type - Community
Type - Festival
Type - General Attraction
Type - Recreation
Category
Fair, Carnival, BBQ Cook Off, Bier Garten, Arts & Crafts,Texas Music
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