LEE COUNTY FAIR

&

CHARCOAL CHALLENGE BBQ COOK OFF

 

 

May 15-17, 2014 (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 17 May. Armed Forces Day is celebrated in Lee County Fair and all military members and their families will get in for free. The ceremony will take place at 11:30 under the Bud Lehman Pavilion at the fairgrounds. 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), rock climbing wall and military weapons and equipment .

 

                 Tentatve Schedule

Parade at Veterans Park 10:00-11:00

Speakers program will be at 11:30-12:00.


For entertainment:

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 14th. Armbands will only be available at the fairgrounds at regular price after Wednesday.

FRIDAY - Senior Citizens Day 10am to 4pm.  Free to all seniors age 64 and older.

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

  • Central Texas Sounds - Friday on the Biergarten Stage, sponsored by Citizens National Bank

  • Lee County Fair Alumni Reunion - All former Youth Fair Board Members are invited to attend a special event under the Bud Lehman Pavilion to celebrate the 15th anniversary of the Lee County Fair.

  • Texas Unlimited Band -TUB will kick off the Friday night party

  • Kevin Fowler will turn up the volume on the big pavilion around 11pm

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

  • Lee County Fair Parade at Veteran's Park at 10:00am

  • Lee County Extension Agent - Competition Homemade Wine, Salsa & Pie, Arts & Crafts Contest too!

  • Red Alert will be rocking the Biergarten Stage on Saturday afternoon from 2-6pm

  • The Original Triumphs play Saturday, May 17th 6:30pm-10:30pm on the main stage

  • Roger Creager headlines Saturday May 17th at 11:00pm on the main stage


Rod & Rednecks Classic Car show will soon be accepting applications. 832-444-9535 or 979-540-0794. Sponsored by Classic Bank

Arts & Crafts vendors: Contact Paul Kipp  979-542-3113

Softball Coordinator: Contact Maurice Pitts  979-542-6896

Charcoal Challenge: Contact Alma Weiser 979-716-4569

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