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Spring Ho Festival, Lampasas, TX, July 9 – 15, 2012

June 27, 2012 by Grace Sydney  
Filed under Festivals, Festivals: 07 July

 

Celebrating its 40th year, an annual ode to the city’s springs make a big splash again this summer in the ‘Saratoga of the South’ as folks gather for a week full of old-fashioned, family-oriented fun.

Activities

  • Find out who will waltz away the winner in a dance contest.
  • Fashionable Fidos will file down the street during the Pet Parade.
  • Step into your sneakers and join the race for first place in the 10K or 1- mile run.
  • Participants will aim for first prize in the washer and horseshoe-pitching contests.
  • Spectators will line the sidewalks to see the a bevy of marching bands and floats in one of the largest parades in the state.
  • Attendees will cheer for the contestants in the Hayloft Party Talent Contest.
  • Special exhibits will be showcased at the Keystone Square Museum.
  • Discover which amateur chef will taste victory in the BBQ Cook-Off.
  • Children will be bubbling with excitement over the array of activities available for their enjoyment throughout the week, including the Kiddie Fishing Derby, water polo, a corn-shucking contest, face painting, balloon figures and a carnival for both the young and the young at heart.
  • Sightseers can shop for a souvenir of their stay in Lampasas at arts and crafts booths.

…and much more!

When: July 9 – 15, 2012

Where: Events will take place throughout the week at various Lampasas locales in the downtown area.

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  2. Parker County Peach Festival, Weatherford, TX, July 14, 2012
  3. Old-Fashioned 4th of July Celebration, Granbury, TX, June 29 – July 4, 2012
  4. Red, Hot & Blue Festival, The Woodlands, TX, July 4, 2011
  5. Sealybration, Sealy, TX, July 13 – 15, 2012

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