Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site Events

February 2023

February 18

Travel back in time to where a nation was born in 1836. On the third Saturday of each month, staff and volunteers dressed in period clothing bring to life the people and events of Old Washington supplying a unique opportunity to discover various aspects of life surrounding the birth of the Republic of Texas. The program features activities suited for the entire family. Try your hand at quill...

February 25

10a-6p

Texas Independence Day Celebration” is an annual two-day living history celebration on Saturday, February 25th from 10am to 6pm and Sunday, February 26th from 10am to 3pm on the 293-acre Washington on the Brazos State Historic Site to celebrate where 59 delegates bravely met in 1836 to make a formal declaration of independence from Mexico in 1836. The admission-free event...

February 26

10a-3p

Texas Independence Day Celebration” is an annual two-day living history celebration on Saturday, February 25th from 10am to 6pm and Sunday, February 26th from 10am to 3pm on the 293-acre Washington on the Brazos State Historic Site to celebrate where 59 delegates bravely met in 1836 to make a formal declaration of independence from Mexico in 1836. The admission-free event...

March 2023

March 18

Join us from 10 am to 2 pm under the Live Oaks on the front lawn of the Visitor Center for our Farmers Market and Plant Swap.  Come shop with local vendors or bring a plant, cuttings or seeds to swap and share with others.

April 2023

April 15

Join us from 10 am- 2 pm on the lawn of the Visitor Center under the Live Oaks for our Farmers Market and Plant Swap.  Come shop with local vendors and bring a plant, cuttings or seeds to swap and share with another.