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Gillespie County Fair Grounds

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Chuck Wagon Cookoff

Went to the Chuck wagon cook-off and had a great time. Teams had chuck wagons and cooked the old... read more

Reviewed 20 April 2018
Elmer G
Biloxi, Mississippi
Went for peddlers market

Easy to find. Easy parking. Friendly attendants. Easy access bathrooms . The have antique farm... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2016
Cypress, Texas
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  • Very good42%
  • Average0%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible0%
20 Apr 2018
“Chuck Wagon Cookoff”
10 Jul 2018
“The Fair and Festival Hot Spot”
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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2000 S State Hwy 16, Fredericksburg, TX 78624
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

This is a large complex that houses most of the festivals in the county and is well suited for it. The halls can also be rented for weddings and other events. It has plenty of parking and restroom. It is a fun place to be...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Ginger B
Reviewed 20 April 2018

Went to the Chuck wagon cook-off and had a great time. Teams had chuck wagons and cooked the old fashioned way when cowboys drove cattle to market. Had main course, sides, breads and deserts. Had a fine day seeing an old fashioned way of life...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Elmer G
Reviewed 7 October 2017

In addition to the annual Gillespie County Fair, the fairgrounds accommodates horse races, art shows, game dinners, scholarship auctions, bull riding, and private parties.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank travelgirl1249
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

This rating is for this event only. First. No Handicap Parking. There is normally an area for that, but today it was closed off. Bad news. Very interesting displays of actual Chuckwagons. Paid $20.00 to eat tough chicken fried steak, mashed potatoes, horrible gravy and...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank FBGTexas
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Did not know what to expect here, got there and it was a huge event, lots to see and prices were very reasonable. Also they had food and drinks available.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Virgil P
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Easy to find. Easy parking. Friendly attendants. Easy access bathrooms . The have antique farm equipment on display. Interesting.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank CindySG429
Reviewed 4 October 2016

We have only been there for the arts and crafts show that occurs I think twice a year. We went in Nov. There are 3 huge indoor arenas that are used for booths in the arts and crafts shows. You can spend a long time...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Jack1982
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15 March 2017|
Response from CindySG429 | Reviewed this property |
I didn't see anything like that. Slot machines would be illegal unless it was for charity.
26 November 2016|
Response from CindySG429 | Reviewed this property |
We were there for a craft show, it would be OK to bring a dog.