The Washington County Fair

Washington County is home to the oldest county fair in Texas!

The Washington County Fair offers an entire week of exciting events: a rodeo, carnival, live music & concerts, a variety of livestock shows, arts & crafts, special attractions, contests, commercial exhibits and more.

The festivities kick off on Saturday, September 16, with a trail ride followed by a parade in Downtown Brenham.

Tuesday, September 19, is the opening evening of the carnival. There are rides for toddlers up to the most adventurous riders.

Head to the rodeo arena for mutton bustin’, wild steer saddling, bull riding, and other rodeo events throughout the week. The CPRA Rodeo begins at 7:30 pm, Thursday through Saturday. Click here for a complete list of rodeo events.

Browse the antique tractor exhibit, along with the youth livestock barns to complete the county fair experience! There are also arts & crafts exhibits, as well as a country store to purchase from your favorite exhibitors.

Live music is playing in the pavilion throughout the week .

Saturday, September 16th at 8 PM – Risky Liver Band

Wednesday, September 20th at 8 PM – Los Igualados with Los Cazadores Del Cerro

Thursday, September 21st at 9 PM – Trae Pierce & the T-Stones

Friday, September 22nd at 11 PM – Shane Smith & the Saints with 9 PM Charlie Robinson

Saturday, September 23rd at 11 PM – Gary LeVox of Rascal Flatts with 9 PM William Beckmann

Advanced season passes will be available for purchase from a Fair Queen Candidate or online at

This family-friendly week of events truly offers something for everyone. Visit Brenham and hold on to your hats for the Washington County Fair!

For more information about tickets, schedule and more go to WCF.