Castroville Founder's Day - 175 Years

Sep 14 2019 - 9:30am to 4:00pm

Landmark Inn State Historic Site is one of seven locations in the historic core of Castroville marking the 175 years of the city.

402 Florence St
Castroville  Texas  78009

Colorful logo using emblems of people calling Castroville home: Lipan Apache, Alsatian, Swiss, British, French, German, Mexican

Official description from the Castroville Area Chamber of Commerce: Come celebrate the 175th birthday of Castroville! The celebration will boast food, crafts, performances, tours, historical reenactments and SO MUCH MORE! Begin the celebration with the Founders' Day 5K and then make your way to September Square for the Opening Ceremonies at 9:30 by the local chapter of The Daughters of The Republic of Texas. Pick up a map and enjoy various activities taking place at Steinbach Hus, The Landmark Inn, September Square, Zion Lutheran Church, Houston Square, Castro Colonies Living History Center and St. Louis Catholic Church! Stay tuned for more details!

Landmark Inn will feature special guests from Tiny Town Texas Museum, Alamo Bobbin Lacers, national award-winning Texas gardener Mary Irish, Institute of Texan Cultures, and more! Also, check out the Kid Tour (as featured on the THC Blog) at 10:30 and 1. 

Visitors should wear comfortable clothing and shoes and bring sunscreen, sun hat, and water bottle.