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Top 5 Spring Events in Dripping Springs, Texas

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The promise of spring is experienced in the variety of festivals events that take place in Dripping Springs during this most wonderful time of the year, topped only by the comforts offered by our I Love Dripping Springs seasonal sanctuaries. This season is our favorite, offering temps that are warm without being too hot, bursts of color in the budding of the trees and the blooming of bluebonnet flowers, and if you are planning a spring getaway to Dripping Springs, be ready to fall in love. This guide to the top five Spring events celebrating the season while offering a chance to experience an authentic taste of Texas will help you fill the hours of your Dripping Springs vacation. These annual Dripping Springs events take place on different days each year; below, you will find the 2024 event dates.

Wildflower Spring Market, March 23rd and 24th, Dripping Springs Ranch Park Event Center, 11-4

The Wildflower Spring Market is an event we look forward to every year, bringing the beauty of the season to our doorstep. Selling a fantastical selection of local art, clothing, jewelry, soaps, home décor, and garden gifts all handmade by local artisans. Admission is $5 when you bring a food donation for Helping Hands or $6 without and tickets are good for both days if you have so much fun on the first day you feel like coming back for more the next day.

Dripping Springs Gun Show, April 20th and 21st, Dripping Springs Ranch Park Event Center, 9-5

Texans love barbecue, football, and their guns, and although you probably won’t find anything that has anything to do with football at the Dripping Springs Gun Show, you will probably find some barbecue at the event. Featuring a large selection of guns, gun paraphernalia, and other types of weapons, even if you don’t purchase something, simply walking along the aisles of this fun event can be an eye opening experience. Costing $10 per person, visitors under the age of 21 have to be accompanied by parents or legal guardians and children 12 and under are free.

Vintage Market Days, April 26- 28, Dripping Springs Ranch Park Event Center, 10-4

As the world moves towards conservation and spending less, shopping for vintage deals has become a top priority, and when you visit Dripping Springs at the end of April, you too can get in on the fun. Offering three days of vintage-inspired treasures including art, clothing, jewelry, and so much more, the wares sold here will make perfect souvenirs or gifts for the wonderful people you left behind taking care of your pets, your mail, and even the plants that you have cultivated over the years. Ticket prices range from free (for children 12 and under) to 15 dollars with the highest price allowing for re-entry to the event at any time during the day the tickets were purchased.

Dripping Springs Events at Founder’s Day Festival, April 26-28, Downtown Dripping Springs

All the events and festivals in Dripping Springs are guaranteed to be fun, but the Founder’s Day Festival held the last weekend of April holds a special place in our hearts. Celebrating the establishment of our Dripping Springs hometown, this event honors the founding families who stuck their landing in an area that was heartbreakingly beautiful while offering a harsh environment in the days without electricity. Starting off with a parade, participants can expect to enjoy live music, carnival rides and games, food trucks and beer vendors, just to start. Also offering street dances, cook-off competitions, and over 100 booths selling arts, crafts, and a variety of other treasures, this hometown festival will give visitors a better understanding of our town while providing fun and entertainment that will add to the charm of your Texas vacation.

Dripping Springs Fair & Rodeo 2024, May 24 – 28, Dripping Springs Ranch Park Event Center, 8 AM Daily

The spirit of the wild west remains strong in Texas, and for those seeking an authentic expression of those good old days, a visit during the Dripping Springs Fair & Rodeo never fails to impress. Offering the standard rodeo events, including barrel racing, roping, and everyone’s favorite, the bucking broncos, ticket prices start at $15 and fun family events will ensure that there isn’t a moment of boredom or disinterest for any members of your traveling party. Also featuring concession foods and beverages, this exciting event promises to be the highlight of your Texas getaway.

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