Special Events

Friday Night Preview Party  – Presenting Sponsor – Miller Light

The Friday Night Preview Party kicks off Westfest with music, dancing, food & the Miss Westfest Contest!
The gates open at 5:30 p.m., the music begins at 8:00 p.m.   Friday music is provided by the best Country bands in Texas!.

Kolace Eating Contest – Presenting Sponsor – Gerik’s Ole Czech Bakery

Join us this year for this special event on Sunday Sept 4th. at Noon under the Westfest Amphitheater.

Think you have what it takes to compete?  Entry’s are limited in each category!  More details can be found HERE.


Taroky Tournament  – Presenting Sponsor – Sykora Family Ford

Players from all over the state compete on Saturday of Westfest for the right to be the Westfest Taroky Champion.  For more information or to enter, contact Brian Sykora at 254-826-5314.

2017 Taroky Letter & Info

Polka Mass

The Cultural Amphitheater will be the site for the annual Westfest Polka Mass.  This Catholic Mass begins Sunday morning at 10:15 a.m.  Everyone is welcome.

There is no entry fee to attend the mass and admission is free.   But if you wish to stay afterwards and enjoy the rest of the festival you must purchase an armband at the gate entrance upon entering.