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Brenham, Texas: 147th Washington County Fair

September 14, 2015 (All day) to September 19, 2015 (All day)

The first County Fair in Texas celebrates 147 years! Don’t miss the fun of the Washington County Fair, September 12-19 at the Washington County Fairgrounds in Brenham.

Get ready for the excitement and thrills of rodeo events, plus great musical entertainment. Rodeo activities include single events of Team Roping, Calf Scramble, Mutton Bustin,’ along with a Bull Riding Extravaganza and Wild Steer Saddling Contest.

Enjoy the tantalizing aroma of turkey legs and corn dogs, the shrieks and squeals of laughter from spinning carnival rides, and the varied, exciting fair exhibits, livestock judging and more, all at this year’s county fair.

A family fun-filled time can also be found at the fair, with Horseshoe and Bean Bag tournaments, and the Country Creations/Country Store. Activities for children include a Children’s Petting Zoo, Pony Rides, Antique Farm Equipment, Livestock shows and, of course, the crowning of the Fair Queen.


  • Washington County Fairgrounds
  • 1305 E. Blue Bell Road
  • Brenham, Texas, Texas
  • 77833


Map of Event

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