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Lee County Sheriff's Posse presents
Around the first weekend in April
Sheriff's Posse Rodeo Arena
Bareback - Steer Wrestling - Team Roping - Calf Roping - Ladies Barrel Racing - Bull riding - Saddle Bronc - Ladies Breakaway
Call for information: Mark 979-542-3181
Lee County Fair & Charcoal Challenge BBQ
May, Third weekend in May, Thursday-Saturday
at the Lee County Fairgrounds on Hwy 290
2495 West Hwy 290, Giddings TX
Firemen's July 4th Celebration and
Lee County Sheriff's Posse Fury on the 4th
Celebration on July 4 at the Fireman's Park on Hwy 290
Sheriff's Posse rodeo around the July 4 weekend
The Lee County Sheriff's Posse and Giddings Volunteer Fire Department team up for a big 4th of July Celebration. It starts with music in the park, BBQ! and an auction to benefit the Fire Department. In the evening, the Sheriff's Posse will host Championship Bull Riding, including Mutton Bustin, followed by fireworks and a dance.
Giddings Swap Meet
* Buy or sell your new or used carand truck parts. * 50 acre site with open and covered spaces available. * Car corral (in designated area). * Showers and restrooms on site. * RV hookups available. * Free spectator parking and entry.
The authors we invite to participate in our Festival have written books on children’s stories, the art of quilting, archaeology, poetry, Texas cookbooks, bird watching, fiction, history, historical fiction, mystery, romance, music, Texas Gardening, and anything related to Texas. We have a day-long festival at the Giddings Public Library & Cultural Center where authors sell their books and take questions. Some authors read or talk to groups of students that come in to the library.
Black Bridge Fest & Mini Marathon
First Saturday in October
Dime Box, TX
Featuring a mini marathon, 2 mile run and walk, dog races, art fair, quilt show, rodeo, parade, game & food booths, children’s activities, dance at the SPJST hall.
Admission price range: $10-30
Merry Marketplace Arts & Crafts Fair
November, Sunday before Thanksgiving
at the Lee County Youth Center
from 10:00am til 4:00pm
Arts and crafts of every type just in time for Christmas shoppers looking for the perfect present. Santa also makes an appearance for the children.
Location: Lee County Youth Center, 1010 E. Industry, Giddings TX 78942
Contact: Giddings Chamber of Commerce 979-542-3455 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Christmas Tree Lighting & on the Square
1st Thursday of December
at the Lee County Courthouse
Bring the whole family to light the tree and visit Santa in Downtown Giddings while live Christmas music entertains the crowd and refreshments are provided.