Boonville Days: Save The Date – October 1st
Information courtesy of Brazos Valley Museum of Natural History
Join the Brazos Valley Museum of Natural History on October 1, 2022 for the 17th annual Texas Heritage Festival: Boonville Days!
As part of the festival, runners and walkers of all ages are welcome to join in the 14th annual Buffalo Stampede Half Marathon and 5K Race at 7:30 am starting at the Brazos Center.
Or choose to walk or run in our Virtual Buffalo Stampede, open October 1, 2022 to January 1, 2023.
From 9 am – 4 pm learn about Brazos County’s pioneer history: visit with characters in period costume, enjoy cowboys, reenactors, musicians, dancers, artisans, and much more.
This is a family friendly event, so there will be free pony rides, train rides, and other activities for children. The Museum will also be open free with more exhibits inside and a seating area to rest.
Wagon teams in period dress will cook lunches on-site on Saturday using traditional pioneer tools.
Tickets for the Chuck Wagon noon meal will be pre-sold at the Museum for $20 beginning September 6.
Pat Gavin and the Buckaroo Band will be back to perform great cowboy music in the Chuck Wagon area.
Don’t forget to visit Boonville Heritage Park, a unique local heritage site just 1 mile from the Museum.
Visitors may view a restored & furnished 19th c. dogtrot cabin, replica buildings of the Boonville Court House, a smoke house, the Masonic lodge and other re-enactors & booths!
For more information about race registration, chuck wagon lunch tickets, or volunteer & sponsorship opportunities call 979-776-2195.