Texas Independence Day Celebration at Washington-on-the-Brazos

Saturday, February 29, 2020 - Sunday, March 1, 2020
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
at Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site in Washington, TX

This annual two-day celebration features live music, food, traditional crafts, living history presentations, firing demonstrations, historical encampments and commemorative programs. Guests will experience life in Texas in 1836 by visiting with reenactors; witnessing firing demonstrations in the Texas Army camps; watching cooking, weaving and period craft demonstrations; and walking the same trail as Texas’ forefathers and pioneer families. Texas musicians and actors will provide musical and theatrical entertainment. A Kid Zone will allow children to dress up in historical costumes; sign a large-scale copy of the Texas Declaration of Independence; and take photos near the Declaration. Contact: Jon Failor at (936) 878-2214 ext. 224 or [email protected]

Contact

For more information, visit the Birthplace of Texas web site at http://www.wheretexasbecametexas.org

Location

Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
23400 Park Road 12
Washington, TX 77880

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