The Special Events division manages all major citywide special events, including the popular Western Days festival, Holiday Stroll, Sounds of Lewisville summer concert series, and Keeping 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.
Western Days Festival
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.
Click here to learn more about this year's festival.
Rocktober Concert Series
Tuesdays in October (Oct. 10, 17, 24, 31, 2017)
Wayne Ferguson Plaza
This free concert series takes place Tuesday nights in October from 6:30-8 p.m. in Wayne Ferguson Plaza.
Oct. 10 - A Hard Night's Day, a tribute to the Beatles
Oct. 17 - Rathmore, Celtic Rock
Oct. 24 - The In-tenders, a Pretenders tribute
Oct. 31 - Halloween Bash featuring Here Come the Mummies, a funk-rock band of 5,000 year-old Egyptian mummies
Attendees are encouraged to bring blankets and lawn chairs for their comfort. Food, beer and wine will be available for purchase. Well-behaved pets on a leash are allowed at all shows.
Huffines Auto Dealerships Lewisville Christmas Parade
Saturday, December 2, 2017
The Lewisville Christmas Parade, Lewisville Morning Rotary Club Pancakes with Santa and Motorcycle Toy Run will take place on Saturday, December 2.
Parade applications will be available in October.
For event information, call 972.219.3401.