The city's first positive West Nile Virus mosquito trap for 2017 has been confirmed. The positive sample came from a trap collected June 22, from the 500 block of Rachels Court. Ground spraying will be conducted in a half-mile radius of the testing location. Weather permitting, spraying is scheduled for Wednesday, June 28, and Thursday, June 29, starting at 9 p.m. each night.
Friday, September 29
5 - 11:30 p.m.
& Saturday, September 30
10 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
This unique festival, designed to showcase the history and spirit of the west, invites attendees to find the cowboy in them through themed events, attractions, food, shopping and entertainment. Three festival stages feature national and regional live music and entertainment to flavor the air as festival-goers partake in the unique arts and crafts vendors, gunfight re-enactments, Native American singers and dancers, the World Tamale Eating Championship and car shows. Family fun continues with a multitude of children's activities in our Kid Kountry area, face painters, strolling entertainers and the annual Huffines Auto Dealerships Lewisville Cattle Drive Parade – featuring 20-30 head of Texas longhorns.
The Western Days festival is held in the heart of Old Town Lewisville. To reach the festival from Interstate 35E, take exit 452 and proceed east on Main Street. Street closures begin at Cowan which is on the West side of the event. Follow the detour signs to the festival area. A physical address for the festival is 151 W. Church Street, Lewisville, TX 75057. Click here for a Google Map of the area.