Date set for 42nd Annual Linden Wildflower Trails of Texas Festival | Arts & Culture
CASS COUNTY, TX (KSLA) - A date is now set for the 42nd Annual Linden Wildflower Trails of Texas Festival.
The April 28 festival returns to downtown Linden, Texas with the newly restored historic Cass County Courthouse as the centerpiece. Organizers say the new city park will be added venue this year and will be site of the annual horseshoe tournament as well as the scene for live entertainment.
Entertainment slated for the event include performances by the Napper Sisters and the Cass County Cowboy Church musicians. Performances will begin at Noon.
That Saturday evening at 5 p.m., 2-Bit Palomino will be in concert at the The Texas Music Barn, located at 3015 E. Houston St., following the concert, the rodeo. The rodeo will begin at 8 p.m. Cowboys and cowgirls will love watching the Cowgirl Chicks perform at the Cass County Championship Rodeo on Friday and Saturday nights at the arena on Hwy 8.
There will also be activities available for the children. Organizers say there will be a bouncy house and dunking booth game for the children. Several arts and crafts vendors, as well as, food vendors will also be on site for the weekend event.
Other activities visitors can partake in include; a 5K Run, an art show and quilt show.
If that is not enough entertainment, visitors can also enjoy the parade at 2:00 p.m. featuring Miss Wildflower Trails contestants, floats, bands, equestrians, and other parade favorites. Other must see events include the Linden Garden Club Flower Show at the Linden Garden Center and wildflower displays and information at City Hall.
Visitors can pick up a Wildflower t-shirt and poster at the hospitality booth; win a cake at the Lions Club Cake Walk; sample homemade ice cream at the Chamber of Commerce booth at Music City Plaza; and be amazed at the classic car show on the First Baptist Church parking lot.
For complete festival information, visit www.lindenwildflowertrails.net.
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