Special Events & Festivals


The Special Events division manages all major citywide special events, including the popular Western Days festival, Holiday at the Hall activities, Sounds of Lewisville summer concert series, and Keep Tradition Alive Jam Session with firefighter bagpipes and drum corps. These activities are funded through a combination of Hotel-Motel Occupancy Tax (HOT) designated by the state for tourism operations, and event sponsorships or revenue.

For more information call 972.219.3401.


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ColorPalooza: A Celebration of Spring 

Saturday, April 8
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Old Town Lewisville


This year’s event features Chalk this Way, the annual sidewalk chalk art extravaganza; Painting with a Twist classes; Eco Alley presented by Keep Lewisville Beautiful; Art Demonstration Tent presented by Pomegranate Underground; carnival rides on the midway; Do-It-Yourself Tie Dye; and much more.
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Keeping Tradition Alive

Friday, May 5, 2017

6-10 p.m.

Wayne Ferguson Plaza


Keeping Tradition Alive is held in conjunction with a multi-national firefighter symposium. Firefighters from across the world come to Lewisville and receive instruction on honor corps activities and then perform evening concerts. Food, beverage, kids' activities and a performance by Little Skynyrd completes the event. 


The gates will open at 6 p.m. and the music will start at 7 p.m. Attendees are encouraged to bring lawn chairs and blankets. Admission is free and food and beverages will be available for purchase at the event. No outside food or beverages will be allowed inside the event area.


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Sounds of Lewisville

Every Tuesday in June and July

Wayne Ferguson Plaza


We will announce our 2017 soon! Click here to learn more about this free concert series.


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Western Days Festival
Friday, Sept. 29, 5 - 11:30 p.m.
Saturday, Sept. 30, 10 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Old Town Lewisville


This event features three stages of live music, an Western Village featuring the Ghost Horse Native American Dancers, the Legends of Texas gunfighters, a mechanical bull attraction, a working Old West jail for photo ops and a working blacksmith. Also on festival grounds will be the Kid Kountry Playground presented by Castle Hills, Huffines Auto Dealerships Lewisville Stage for additional music and entertainment acts, Huffines Auto Dealerships Lewisville Cattle Drive Parade, Castle Hills Culinary Corner, and at the Medical City Lewisville Grand Theater, an art gallery exhibit and community group performances.


For more information visit LewisvilleWesternDays.com.