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Fairs and Fests

Columbus Country Market

The Columbus Country Market is held on the Courthouse Square in downtown Columbus. The market promotes healthy food choices while supporting local farmers, gardeners, cooks, bakers, craftspeople, and other artisans. Enjoy live music, ready-to-eat foods, and more at this monthly event. 
Downtown Columbus, corner of Walnut and Travis Streets
Date: Last Saturday of every month, from March through November
Time: 9 a.m. to noon

Magnolia Days Festival

Take a step back in time and experience Columbus’ history coming alive during the Magnolia Days Festival. Take your picture with the Magnolia Belles, have a blast in the Family Fun Zone, shop til you drop in the Vendor Marketplace, and dance in the streets to free live music. It’s big time fun in small town Texas!
Location: Downtown Columbus, Courthouse Square
Date: Third weekend in May


90-on-90 is the longest yard sale in Texas encompassing 90 miles along Highway 90. Free maps for participating farmers’ markets, yard sales, flea markets, and sidewalk sales are available at the Columbus Chamber of Commerce a few days ahead of the event.
Sealy, Columbus, Glidden, Weimar, Schulenburg, Flatonia, Harwood, Waelder, Luling, Seguin, Geronimo, and McQueeney.
Date: First weekend in June

Independence Day Celebration

Fireworks Display
Location: Columbus Municipal Golf Association
Date: July 4

Colorado County Fair

The Colorado County Fair features nationally known musical entertainers,
family-friendly carnival and rodeo, BBQ cook-off, antique show, mini-rod tractor and engine show, Fair Queen contest, art and photography display, needlework, handicrafts, baked goods, and floriculture contests. Rodeo events run from Thursday to Saturday and include a ranch rodeo on Thursday and a CRPA rodeo on Friday and Saturday. The fair serves as a reminder of the true values of Columbus’ heritage and teaches young people about self-discipline and dedication.
Location: 1146 Crossroads Boulevard (Hwy 71 North)
Date: September

St. Roch Catholic Church Picnic

St. Roch Catholic Church’s annual picnic is a fun-filled festival for all ages.  Barbecue beef, pork, and sausage with all the trimmings, live & silent auction, country store, and plenty of kids activities are just some of the fun you will discover.  Held at the parish hall and under the pavilion, you will enjoy a beautiful day in the country.  
Location: 1600 Frelsburg Road, Alleyton, TX
Date: October

St. Anthony Catholic Church Fall Festival

St. Anthony Catholic Church‘s annual Fall Festival is an event filled with too many activities to mention, but just a few are a delicious barbecue lunch, live & silent auction, raffle, kids activities, music, and much much more.  
Location: 3845 IH 10 (Columbus Hall), Columbus, TX
Date: October

St. Anthony School Halloween Carnival

St. Anthony School’s annual Halloween Carnival is a Columbus institution. Event includes a costume contest, food, haunted house, live auction, silent auction, country store, carnival games, and the ever-popular Punk ‘n Rock Concert by the 7th and 8th graders of SAS. It’s fun for the whole family! 
Location: St. Anthony Catholic School grounds
Date: October

Ladies Night Out

The Christmas Season officially kicks off in Columbus on Ladies Night Out. Area merchants keep their doors open late for holiday shoppers, offering wine and food samples, refreshments, prizes, discounts, and door prizes. The Stafford Opera House and Spring Street are also filled with vendors selling handcrafted goods such as jewelry, soaps, candles, clothing, baked goods, etc. Christmas lights and holiday music add to the merriment of the evening. It is one of the most fun evenings of the year!
Location: Downtown Columbus
Date: First Thursday in December from 3:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Annual Area Church Picnics


  • St. Michael’s Catholic Church, 410 N. Center St., Weimar, TX 78962


  • Queen of the Holy Rosary Catholic Church, 936 FM 2436, La Grange, TX 78945
  • St. Joseph Catholic Church, 8282 FM 141, Dime Box, TX 77853
  • Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 400 E. Fifth St., Hallettsville, TX 77964


  • Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 516 South Faires, Flatonia, TX 78941
  • St. Mary’s Catholic Church, FM Rd 340 #1648, Hallettsville, TX 77964
  • St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church, 1010 Lyons Ave., Schulenburg, TX 78956
  • St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 7745 Mensik Rd., Schulenburg, TX 78956
  • Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, 126 Plum Church Rd., La Grange, TX 78945
  • Fayetteville Brethren Church, 1022 Kramr Rd, Fayetteville, TX 78940


  • Sts. Cyril & Methodius Catholic Church, FM Road 1383, Dubina, TX 78956
  • St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 7026 FM 957, Schulenburg, TX 78956


  • Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, 1031 Church Ln, Freslburg, TX 78950
  • St. Michael’s Catholic Church, 410 N. Center St., Weimar, TX 78962
  • Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, 821 FM 1295, Flatonia, TX 78941
  • St. Andrew Catholic Church, 270 St. Andrew St., El Campo, TX 77437
  • Sts. Cyril & Methodius Catholic Church, 113 Manchester St., Flatonia, TX 78941
  • St. Mary Catholic Church, 815 St. Mary’s Church Rd., Ellinger, TX 78940
  • Holy Rosary Catholic Church, 1416 George St., Rosenberg, TX 77471


  • Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, 2833 FM 2672, Schulenburg, TX 78956
  • St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 209 E. Bell St., Fayetteville, TX 78940
  • Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 400 E. Fifth St., Hallettsville, TX 77964
  • St. Wenceslaus, FM Road 155, La Grange, TX 78945
  • Immaculate Conception Church Bazaar, 608 Fifth St., Sealy, TX 77474
  • St. Phillip the Apostle Catholic Church, 304 W. Church St., El Campo, TX 77437


  • Queen of the Holy Rosary Catholic Church, 936 FM 2436, La Grange, TX 78945
  • St. Roch Catholic Church, 1600 Frelsburg Rd., Alleyton, TX 78935
  • St. Anthony Catholic Church, held at Columbus Hall, 3845 I-10, Columbus, TX 78934
  • Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 580 E. Pearl St., La Grange, TX 78945



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