Family Fun

Parade

The colorful Westfest Parade winds through the streets of downtown West Saturday morning beginning at 10 a.m. The Westfest Parade is one of the biggest parades in Central Texas each year. You will love the floats, the bands, and more. Make sure you get there early so you can have the best view of all the many entrants.

 


Kolache Eating Contest – Presenting Sponsor-Gerik’s Ole Czech Bakery


Back this year is the Kolache Eating Contest. If you have what it takes to compete or just want to watch don’t
miss this event on Sunday afternoon.

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Giant Carnival and Midway

Features lots of games and rides for kids large and small. Carnival Open Every Day.

Discount armband is available on Friday & Sunday Nights for $25 !

Back this year is a Lego Station, free for young children to come and enjoy playing with Big Lego’s and Duplo Lego’s.
There will also be sandboxes with a wide variety of toys and treasures.

 


Kolache 5000 Challenge

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Runners of all ages line up at 8 a.m. Sunday to run the 3-mile Westfest course. There are divisions for men and ladies in several age categories. Awards are given for each division. Walkers are welcome.

T-shirts to all participants. Refreshments after the run including kolaches, fruit, sports drink, etc. Prizes will given away. Entry fee includes free admission to Westfest on Sunday only.

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Horseshoe Pitching  – Presenting Sponsor – SPJST & KJT

Our horseshoe tournament has an increasing popularity every year.
Horseshoe pitching will be held both Saturday & Sunday with registration from 3 – 5 pm, and competition beginning at 5pm.


Washer Pitching  – Presenting Sponsor – Big Bear Construction & Michelob Ultra

The washer pitching contest will be held on Saturday at 3 pm. Registration for the event will begin at 2 pm.

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Helicopter Rides

This is your opportunity to see Westfest from a whole new perspective. Rides will be offered all 3 days of the fest. The rides are $35 per person with a 2 passenger minimum.