Huntsville, TX 77340
Fair on the Square Schedule & Entertainment
Browse hundreds of arts and crafts vendors, enjoy some spectacular food and wine, and take in a full day’s worth of live music at Fair on the Square. Held the first Saturday of October in downtown Huntsville, Texas, the fair offers much to enjoy for bargain hunters, foodies, and youngsters. Peruse nearly 400 booths, check out a classic car show, and let your children play in the Kids Korner. Then enjoy a taste of Texas wine or a sip of beer and let the day pass you by.
A family-friendly atmosphere and a wealth of great shopping, dining, and music give you plenty of reasons to visit Huntsville for Fair on the Square.
Fair on the Square Schedule
Pre-Fair on the Square Concert
Fair on the Square kicks off with dancing and a live performance from a talented local Texas Country band the Friday night prior to the first Saturday of October.
Starring: Jerrett Zoch & the OSR Band
September 30: 9 PM – 12 AM
Location: Beer Garden, Downtown Huntsville
Fair on the Square
October 1: 9 AM – 5 PM
Location: Downtown Huntsville
Fair on the Square Entertainment
You name it, it’s probably happening in the Beer Garden. Order a cold one and get comfortable, because you’re going to want to stay a while. The Beer Garden serves up five hours of live music along with a range of mouth-watering beers. Below you’ll find this year’s entertainment schedule:
Traction: 11 AM
Raizin Cain: 12 PM
Traction: 1 PM
Raizin Cain: 2 PM
Traction: 3 PM
Raizin Cain: 4 PM
Huntsville Cruisers Car Show
Classic car enthusiasts can’t miss the annual Huntsville Cruisers Car Show, an event that has run concurrently with Fair on the Square for more than 20 years. Admire a range of classic autos, vote for your favorites, and stick around for the awards ceremony held in the afternoon.
October 1: 8 AM – 3 PM
Location: 14th Street & Sam Houston Avenue
A wide range of interactive attractions for youngsters awaits in Kids Korner. Pony rides, a petting zoo, moonwalks, balloon creations, and a giant slide are just a few of the things featured in previous years. Boys & Girls Club Craft Corners are located throughout downtown Huntsville, providing your budding artists the opportunity to make their own creations. For those feeling adventurous, there’s also a bungee run.
Along with the interactive attractions, Kids Korner hosts a range of its own events throughout the day:
Prime Time Dancers: 9:30 AM
Huntsville Wrestling Team: 10 AM
Loves Dance Company: 10:30 AM
Ballet Folklorica: 11 AM
Family Faith SEALS Dance Team: 11:30 AM
Wildfire Cloggers: 1:30 PM
Xpress VIBE: 2 PM
Palpitations Jump Rope Team: 2:30 PM
On Pointe Dance Company: 3 PM
On Pointe Dance Company: 3:30 PM
Hot on Your Heels: 4 PM
The Wine Knot
For a true taste of Texas, look no further than Fair on the Square’s The Wine Knot. Reds and whites made right here in the Lone Star State are poured in this wine tasting area located next to First Financial Bank on University Avenue. Purchase a ticket into The Wine Knot and you’ll get a souvenir wine glass and as many as 10 tastings.
A few of this year’s participating wineries include:
- Bernhardt Winery
- Fairhaven Vineyards
- Los Pinos Ranch Vineyards
- Messina Hof Winery & Resort
- Texas South Wind Vineyard & Winery
Hours and events are subject to change. Please check Fair on the Square’s website for up-to-date information on rates and schedules before making plans.
Huntsville, TX 77340