Celebrate Fall Festivals in Burnet County
The weather is usually perfect this time of year to enjoy outdoor art festivals, living history days, pumpkin picking, car shows, and loads of other family events in Burnet County. Includes zombies, too! Here are the highlights.
THROUGH OCT. 10
1801 FM 1980
Admission and parking are free. Pay only for the activities, which include flower picking, pumpkin picking, a corn maze, and other kid-friendly fun.
THROUGH OCT. 27
9 a.m.-6 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sundays
4625 Texas 29
Hay rides, pumpkins, a petting zoo, and more. Admission is free, but a few activities have a fee.
9 a.m.-3 p.m
The 18th annual Main Street Car Show rolls into Marble Falls with classic cars, hot rods, food, shopping, and live music.
Admission is free for spectators to the Kiwanis Club of Marble Falls fundraiser.
10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Inks Lake State Park
3630 Park Road 4
See Hill Country history from prehistoric weaponry through the Great Depression. Event features atlatl and pioneer demonstrations, flint knapping, a firearms display, and Buffalo Soldier re-enactors.
Hidden Falls Adventure Park
7030 RR 1431
An annual all-day trail riding event, the Zomboree features trail runs for all skill levels, children’s activities, a photobooth, a scavenger hunt, a raffle, silent and live auctions, and the Zombie Slayer Trap Shoot.
11 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday and 11 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Saturday
Painting across town Wednesday-Saturday
Downtown and the courthouse square
The fifth annual Plein Air Competition and Art Festival takes over downtown Burnet as artists create and compete. An awards presentation is 5 p.m. Saturday. It’s all part of Burnet’s Octoberfest that weekend.
OCT. 11-OCT. 12
Festival activities: all day
Concerts: 7:30-9:30 p.m. Friday; 8:30 p.m. Saturday
Corner of League and Vanderveer
Live music adds to the annual Octoberfest atmosphere on the courthouse square as Rick Trevino plays a free concert Friday night. Stoney LaRue takes over for Saturday’s concert at 8:30 p.m. Both days feature a beer garden, local wine tasting, a farmers market, artisan booths, a classic car exhibit, and a Renaissance event during the day.
9 a.m.-4 p.m.
703 Buchanan Drive (Texas 29 West)
History comes alive at Fort Croghan as re-enactors turn this historic fort into a blast from the past (and by blast, we mean that literally!)
La Cabana Grill
21103 Texas 71 West
Local artists and musicians feature their work for two days of fun and music. The art show is juried. Good food and hospitality are also available.
For more events, visit The Highland Lakes of Burnet County events calendar.
Outdoor art display and festival in downtown Marble Falls.
Shakey Graves headlines this outdoor festival at Reveille Peak Ranch in Burnet.
BEGINS NOV. 22
A Christmas parade flips the switch on the annual Marble Falls Walkway of Lights.