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Celebrate Texas Independence Day in Downtown Carrollton at 4th Annual TEXFest

Post Date:01/30/2019 4:55 PM

2017 TEXFest WeatheredLogoSlip on your cowboy boots and get ready to have a Texas-sized good time at TEXFest, a free celebration of Texas Independence Day, featuring craft beer and local artists performing Texas music. 

The fourth annual event takes place Saturday, March 2 in Historic Downtown Carrollton (1106 S. Broadway Street) from 3-9 p.m. 

Country rock party band Big City Outlaws and southern rock group Ashmore will warm up the crowd before headliner The Powell Brothers takes the stage at 7:30 p.m. The Texas-based country and Americana group fronted by brothers Taylor and Blake Powell will play songs like “Coming Home” and “Somewhere Down the Road,” which will be featured on the band’s first full-length record, Leave on the Light, coming out next month. Free line dancing lessons will be offered from 3-5 p.m. during Big City Outlaws’ performance, so come two-step and line dance to an array of classic hits. Western comedy shows will be performed at 4, 5, and 7 p.m. 

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Attendees can also enjoy good food and craft beer from a variety of local breweries, including 3 Nations Brewing Company, Bishop Cider Company, Deep Ellum Brewing Company, and Unlawful Assembly Brewing Company. Take a ride on a mechanical bull, visit a western-themed midway, and capture the celebration by taking a photo in western wear or with a live longhorn.  

Event sponsors to date include Hello Fresh, KHYI 95.3 The Range, and The Ticket Sports Radio. Don’t miss the chance to partner with TEXFest as a sponsor and get your company involved in the fun. 

For more information on the event, including the full entertainment lineup and a list of participating breweries, visit

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