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Odessa, Texas
700 N. Grant
Odessa, TX 79761
432-333-7871
www.odessacvb.com
Odessa, Texas

Events in Odessa

From the first few days of the year, there’s always something going on in Odessa. This West Texas city proudly hosts a wide variety of events throughout the year, such as the Sandhills Stock Show and Rodeo and the Permian Basin Fair & Exposition. Read on to learn more about the many events in Odessa that just about anyone will enjoy.


January
Sandhills Stock Show and Rodeo
There’s nothing more Texan than a rodeo, and the Sandhills Stock Show and Rodeo in Odessa has it all. Bareback horse riding, steer wrestling, team roping, and bull riding are just a few of the competitions that take place during this early January rodeo. The event also features a quarter horse event and plenty of live music. 
4201 Andrews Highway
Odessa, TX 79762


February
Midessa Boat, RV, Sport & Gun Show
Outdoors enthusiasts can’t miss the Midessa Boat, RV, Sport & Gun Show, held every February in Odessa’s Ector County Coliseum. Exhibitors showing new and top of the line gear are on hand at the event, which is open to the public. Tickets to the three-day event are available at the coliseum during the event. 
4201 North Andrews Highway
Odessa, TX 79764


May
Fiesta West Texas
Fiesta West Texas is a one-of-a-kind annual event that offers plenty of family-friendly fun. Carnival rides, concerts, food vendors, a washer tournament, and a children’s pageant are part of the festival, held in early May at the Ector County Coliseum.
4201 Andrews Highway
Odessa, TX 79762


June
Juneteenth Celebration
The Juneteenth Celebration in Odessa is a three-day mid-June event that commemorates the day the slaves in Texas learned of their emancipation. Musical performances, food vendors, a parade, multicultural exhibits, a talent show, and children’s activities are all part of the fun.
1020 East Murphy
Odessa, TX 79761


August
Rock the Desert
Enjoy great music and uplifting fellowship at Rock the Desert, a four-day festival that brings together some of the best contemporary Christian bands around. The festival takes place in early August at the RTD festival field between Odessa and Midland, home to an outstanding indoor skateboard facility.
2000 South FM 1788
Midland, TX 79711


September
Permian Basin Fair & Exposition
The Permian Basin Fair and Exposition offers nine days of family-friendly excitement. A large carnival, livestock shows, interactive attractions, animal exhibits, live music, and a creative arts contest make up the early September festival, the largest of its kind in the region.
4201 Andrews Highway
Odessa, TX 79762


October
Oktoberfest!
Experience the sights, sounds, and tastes of the grand German fall tradition of Oktoberfest in Odessa at the Ellen Noël Art Museum of the Permian Basin. Authentic German beer, cuisine, and live music performances are all part of the fun of this early October event. 
4909 East University
Odessa, TX 79762

 

 

 


November
Tejano Super Car Show
Auto enthusiasts will find much to love about the Tejano Super Car Show in Odessa. Check out dozens of flashy lowriders, motorcycles, and classic cars, as well as some of the best Tejano bands in the business. Great food and fun games are all part of the festival, held at the Ector Country Coliseum in late November.
4201 Andrews Highway
Odessa, TX 79762


December
Heritage Holiday Parade
Relish the many colors of the holiday season at the Odessa Heritage Holiday Parade of Lights, an annual early-December event that starts at Odessa College and ends near downtown.
201 W University Blvd
Odessa, TX 79764

Starbright Village
The holiday season comes to life at Odessa’s Starbright Village in McKinney Park. More than 270,000 lights and holiday-themed displays, the largest in the Permian Basin, light up the night sky throughout December. Santa also makes an appearance every Friday and Saturday throughout the month.  Festivities kick off in early December with a tree lighting ceremony, which includes carolers, dancers, and plenty of hot chocolate.
625 West Pool Road
Odessa, TX 79763

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Odessa, Texas
700 N. Grant
Odessa, TX 79761
432-333-7871
www.odessacvb.com
Odessa, Texas

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