Texas Independence Trail Region

Participant in the Texas Historical Commission's
Texas Heritage Trails Program

Cuero: 44th Annual Cuero Turkeyfest

October 7, 2016 (All day) to October 9, 2016 (All day)
Ruby Begonia racing to the finish line.

The Bar-B-Q chefs will check in on Friday and begin setting up their cook wagons for the big cook-off on Saturday. The carnival will open on Thursday evening. Stage entertainment will be featured Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Don't miss the big parade down Esplanade Street through downtown Cuero on Saturday morning at 11 a.m. A friendly rivalry between Cuero's Ruby Begonia and Worthington Minnesota's "Paycheck" will take place in a race to declare the title of Turkey Capital of the World for their town at 10 a.m. on Saturday.


  • Cuero Municipal Park
  • 110 Leonard Harmon Drive
  • Cuero, Texas
  • 77954


  • Contact:
    Cuero Chamber of Commerce
  • Phone:
  • Visit Website