Spurfest Events & Activities

Schedule of Activities for Spurfest 2017


Coryell Museum & Historical Center will be open from 9-4 with refreshments, live entertainment, and special displays.


Market & Food Vendors – Browse vendors displaying their wares and handicrafts all day.  Enjoy meals, snacks, and treats with a variety of food and drink vendors.


Miss Spurfest - The pageant will be Saturday September 16, 2017 at 10 AM, downtown Gatesville at Spurfest. We are taking applications for the 2017 Miss Spurfest Pageant!  more info ...


Inflatable Fun Land – FREE clean, safe, and reliable inflatables for the kiddos, provided by SpaceWalk.  Obstacle courses, bungee run, super slides, and basketball shooting stars.  Fun for all ages!


Coloring Contest – Grades 2 - 5.  $25 gift card for winner in each grade.  $100 gift card for best overall. more info ...


Amazing Race Gatesville – Times will be scheduled throughout the day.  4 person team at $100 per team.  Grand Prize is $1000 based on a 20 team field.  more info ...


Pet Pageant – 1 pm on the main stage.  Registration at the Spurfest Chamber Information booth from 9 am – 1230 pm on the day of event.  $10/per entry.  Prizes awarded in a variety of categories.   more info ...


Pokey O's Cookies & Ice Cream – Don't miss your new favorite Ice Cream Truck!  Featuring Blue Bell Ice Cream on ice cream sandwiches, single, double, and triple scoop cones, The Waco Mammoth Cookie, The Waco Mammoth Sandwich, and warm & gooey cookies!


Old West Show and Gun Fight – The Karem Cowboys provide clean family entertainment, reminiscent of the westerns we all grew up watching on television and at the movies, and they may even throw in a little history lesson here and there. Free performances during the last 10-15 minutes of each hour throughout the day.


Gator Rescue – Live gators, tortoises, snakes, lizards, etc. displayed throughout the day.  Two live exhibitions at 11:30 am and 2:00 pm. more info ...


General Schedule & Main Stage Schedule

7 am – Market & Food Vendor check in
9 am – Spurfest Opens
9:30 am - Jana's dance
10 am – Miss Spurfest Pageant
11:30 am – Gator show
1 pm – Pet Pageant
2 pm – Gator show
3:30 pm – GHS Dazzlers
4 pm – Winners Circle