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Look what's in store for you at Shivaree!

BBQ Cookoff

IBCA Sanctioned

Old Time Fiddlers Contest

World-Class Fiddlers of all ages ...

Jeep Show & Shine

1st Annual Shivaree Show and Shine Jeep Show ...

Market & Food Vendors

Booths filled with delightful homecrafted & homemade ...

Music & Entertainment

Don Warren, Cowboy Hypnotist | Phil Hamilton | Mark Powell | Taylor Branch | Billy Latham & more!

Contests & Games

Goat Roping ... Kiddie Land ...

Miss Shivaree Pageant

Little Miss, Tiny Miss ...

DON'T MISS A THING!

Festival Schedule

Pre-Festival

May 1st

Miss Shivaree Pageant Early Entry Deadline

Early Entry Fee $30

May 15th

Market & Food Vendor Application Deadline

May 25th

Miss Shivaree Pageant Regular Entry Deadline

Regular Entry Fee $35

Date / Time TBD

Miss Shivaree Pageant Meeting

Contestant meeting

Friday, 1st June

9:00 AM

Miss Shivaree Pageant Interviews

Interviews will start at 9 am. A timeline will be formalized as the final entry count materializes.

7 PM

IBCA BBQ Cookooff Cooks Meeting

Faunt LeRoy Park. Enter IBCA BBQ Cookoff by May 15th for a chance at one of two Free Entries (Free Entry drawing held at Cook’s meeting on Friday, June 1st 2018 at 7 p.m.)

7 PM

Miss Shivaree Formal Pageant Event

Gatesville HS Auditorium. Winners will be crowned at this time.

7 PM

Old Time Fiddlers Contest

Friday night June 1st at the square in Gatesville, Texas. 7 PM until done!

Saturday, 2nd June

9 AM - 6 PM

Arts & Craft Vendors

10 AM - 9 PM

Kiddie Land

A fun attraction for kids of all ages! Includes ziplines, obstacle courses, bounce houses, sports games, prizes, and much more!

Cost is $5 per child. Bands can be purchased in advance at The Cotton Belt Depot Visitors Center or Hinds & Marcus Fine Jewelers. Band will also be available at Kiddie Land during the Shivaree.

10 - 11 AM

Gator Country Roadshow

During the show, focus is on educating spectators on the importance of conservation of the American alligator, but that's not all!

Gator Rescue also educates on crocodiles, snakes, and other reptiles such as turtles, tortoises, and lizards.

11 - 11:30 AM

Don Warren, The Cowboy Hypnotist

Are you ready to have more fun and laugh harder than you ever have in your life?

11:30 AM - 1 PM

Dick Gimble

On-stage music

1 - 2 PM

Gator Country Roadshow

During the show, focus is on educating spectators on the importance of conservation of the American alligator, but that's not all!

Gator Rescue also educates on crocodiles, snakes, and other reptiles such as turtles, tortoises, and lizards.

2 - 3 PM

Bailey Dickie

On-stage music

3 - 3:30 PM

Don Warren, The Cowboy Hypnotist

Are you ready to have more fun and laugh harder than you ever have in your life?

3:30 - 5 PM

Taylor Branch and The Lone Star Ramblers

On-stage music

5 - 5:30 PM

Awards Show

5:30 - 6 PM

Biggest Cotton Eye Joe Contest

6 - 7:30 PM

Billy Latham

On-stage music

7:30 - 9 PM

Crash Landing

On-stage music

9 - 12 AM

Phil Hamilton / Mark Powell

On-stage music

CORPORATE & COMMUNITY

Festival Sponsors

ABOUT THE VENUE

Travel, Dining, & Lodging

Event Venue Details

Gatesville Shivaree 2018 takes place throughout downtown Gatesville: all around the City Square (centerpiece is the historic Coryell County Courthouse,) Raby Park, and Faunt LeRoy Park. Join hundreds of attendees at one of the best Summer Festival venues in Central Texas!

 

Presented by

Gatesville Chamber of Commerce, 2307 S. Hwy 36, Gatesville TX 76528

 

Phone

(254) 865-2617

Website

http://GatesvilleShivaree.com