LEE COUNTY FAIR
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May 14 - 16, 2015 (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 16th. Armed Forces Day is celebrated at the Lee County Fair with a special ceremony in the Lee County Sheriff's Posse Arena. 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. Special recognition of Vietnam Veterans for their 50th Anniversary.
Parade at Veterans Park 10:00-11:00
Speakers program will be at 11:30-12:00.
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 13th. 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 60 and older.
Bingo, BBQ Lunch sponsored by Oakland Manor Nursing Center, Giddings Residence & Rehabilitation, Music, Square Dancing, Vendor Booths, and information booths.
Lost Cause Band - Friday on the Biergarten Stage, sponsored by Citizens National Bank.
Bubba Westly & the Interstate Heartbreak will take the big stage to warm up the crowd.
Kyle Park 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. Info coming soon.
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. Abigail Taylor will also be performing during the day.
The Original Triumphs play Saturday, May 16th 6:30pm-8:30pm on the Main Stage.
Eddie Raven plays May 16th from 9-10:30pm on the Main Stage.
Jason Boland headlines Saturday May 16th at 10:45pm on the Main Stage.
Classic Car show will soon be 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