NOTE: Plan to visit early and beat the heat--our last cattle demonstration each day during the summer begins at 2 p.m. The Dinner Belle Cafe is closed. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Texian Market Days

Friday, October 20, 2017: SCHOOL DAY – 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Saturday, October 21, 2017: GENERAL PUBLIC – 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

It’s cannon time! The Fort Bend County Museum Association is proud to present the 34th annual Texian Market Days festival, held at the George Ranch Historical Park. Bring the whole family to discover more than 150 years of Texas history! Enjoy hands-on activities, battle re-enactments, live entertainment, first-person costumed interpreters, historic home tours, games, cowboys, vintage vehicles, food, craft vendors and more. Texian Market Days is our biggest living history event of the year — you don’t want to miss it!


$15 for adults
$10 for children ages five to 15
FREE for children ages four and under

Online ticket sales coming soon.

Food Vendors:

Click here to download the 2017 Food Vendor Forms.
Contact: Kristi Farquar, 281-343-0218 x267

Craft Vendors:

Craft Vendor Application coming soon.
Contact: Shereen Sampson, 281-342-6478


Sponsor benefits package coming soon.
Contact: Claire Rogers, 281-342-1256


Click here to complete the Volunteer Registration Form.
Re-enactors contact: Krystal Willeby, 281-343-0218 x258
General volunteer contact: Jessica Avery, 281-342-6478

The Texian Market Days festival is a community event put on by the Fort Bend County Museum Association, the 501(c)3 non-profit organization that runs the programs at the George Ranch Historical Park, Fort Bend Museum and DeWalt Heritage Center. This year, the Association is celebrating its 50th anniversary; for more information about the Association, please call 281-342-1256.

Photos courtesy: Roy Kasmir, Deidre Black and the Fort Bend County Museum Association.