Galveston County Fair & Rodeo events

The Galveston County Fair & Rodeo in Hitchcock its celebrating its 75th anniversary this year. 

  • 4 p.m.: Family night
  • 5:15 p.m.: Scholarship presentation
  • 6 p.m.: Junior livestock auction


  • 9 a.m.: Schools day
  • 4 p.m.: Gates open, education foundation night
  • 5:45 p.m.: Fajita cook-off judging
  • 7 p.m.: Fair king and queen crowning
  • 7 p.m.: Pee wee swine show
  • 8 p.m.: CPRA open rodeo and concert featuring Spazmatics
  • 8:15 p.m.: Barbecue chicken cook-off judging


  • 9 a.m. gates open
  • 1:45 p.m. chicken wings judging
  • 4 p.m. gates open
  • 6 p.m. junior commercial heifer show
  • 6:15 p.m. pulled port cook-off judging
  • 7:45 p.m. Junior and Little Mr. and Miss 4H Crowning
  • 8 p.m. CPRA rodeo
  • 8:30 p.m. concert featuring Breelan Angel and Jarrod Birmingham


  • 9 a.m. gates open
  • 9:30 a.m. livestock judging
  • 10:30 a.m. Tiny and Lil’ Mr. Cowboy and Miss Cowgirl contests
  • 11:45 a.m. pork rib cook-off judging
  • 12 p.m. livestock judging awards
  • 1 p.m. arena golf
  • 2:45 a.m. brisket cook-off judging 
  • 4 p.m. junior commercial heifer auction
  • 6:30 p.m. barbecue cook-off awards
  • 8 p.m. CPRA rodeo
  • 9 p.m. concert featuring 3 Peace


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