Texas Independence Trail Region

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

Burton: Texas Ranger Day 2016

March 12, 2016 - 12:00pm to 5:00pm
Live re-enactments with Old West Rangers.

Which famous Texas Ranger lived and died in Burton, Texas? Discover Burton’s unique history on Saturday, March 12, 2016 at Texas Ranger Day from noon to 5pm hosted by the Burton Heritage Society. Celebrate Burton’s history with the Annie Maud Avis Memorial Fajita and Bean cook-off and experience Texas Ranger Camp life in the 1880’s, folk life demonstrations, crafts, and tours of the Railroad Depot, as well as Burton Farmer's Cotton Gin Tours at 10am & 2pm. We will have DJ music thanks to the Kountry Chick! All proceeds to restore the Mt. Zion Historical Chapel. Admission to the event is free, tickets for all you can eat fajitas and beans are $10 for adults, $5 for kids 5-10. More info visit


  • Burton Railroad Depot & Museum
  • 507 N. Railroad St
  • Burton, Texas
  • 77835



  • Free admission. All you can eat food for adults $10, kids ages 5-10 is $5.

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