Texas Forts Trail Region

Participant in the Texas Historical Commission's
Texas Heritage Trails Program

Abilene: West Texas Fair and Rodeo 2017

September 7, 2017 (All day) to September 16, 2017 (All day)

Catch the thrills and spills of the WTF&R and pack in ten full days of fun. This old fashioned county fair features children's activities, entertainment, livestock and horse shows, carnival rides, exhibits, a PRCA rodeo, a wide variety of food and other events. This annual event begins the 1st Thursday after Labor Day. All events except the parade are held at the Taylor County Expo Center.

Sept. 7: Sneak-a-Peek Night - Carnival rides and vendors open - Ride all the rides for one price
Sept. 8-17: WTF&R - All rides, food vendors and exhibits open
Sept. 9: Parade - 10:30 a.m. - Downtown Abilene - Free
Sept. 13-16: PRCA Rodeo


  • Taylor County Expo Center
  • 1801 E.S. 11th St
  • Abilene, Texas
  • 79602


  • Contact:
    Taylor County Expo Center
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  • See website for ticket pricing.