Celebrate the Lone Star State at Texas Independence Day events around Houston

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Say howdy to Texas Independence Day celebrations around Houston from Saturday, February 29 to Texas Independence Day, Monday, March 2, 2020.

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Commemorating March 2, 1836, when Texas officially declared independence from Mexico, Texas Independence Day brings with it a slate of events around town to remember the adoption of the Texas Declaration of Independence.

Whether you’re looking to learn about the history of Texas at a family-friendly event, enjoy a concert or sip on a Texas-sized drink, we’ve got you covered.

Texas Independence Day 2020 Events Around Houston

  • Texas Independence Day Celebration at Washington on the Brazos | Saturday, February 29 and Sunday, March 1 | FREE – Bring your friends and family to the 300-acre Washington on the Brazos State Historic Site for their annual two-day Texas Independence Day Celebration. Guests can commemorate when 59 delegates bravely met in 1836 to make a formal declaration of independence from Mexico and form a new nation with plenty of family-friendly activities. Times vary.
  • Texas Independence Day at Little Woodrow’s Shepherd | Texas Independence Day, Monday, March 2 | No Cover – Head to Little Woodrow’s Shepherd for all-day Texas drink specials including $4 Texas beers, $5 select Texas liquors, and $5 for 22 oz frozen margaritas. 1pm to 2am.
  • 8th Wonder TEX Beer Launch Event at Flying Saucer Draught Emporium | Texas Independence Day, Monday, March 2 | No Cover – Join 8th Wonder Brewery for the release of its all-new TEX Beer and a Texas Independence Day celebration at Flying Saucer Draught Emporium. A smooth and satisfying low-calorie blonde ale, TEX Beer is a first-of-its-kind light beer option from 8th Wonder, clocking in at 4.3% ABV, 120 calories and 8.8 grams of carbs. 6pm to 8pm.
  • Texas Independence Day Shindig at Little Woodrow’s Bellaire | Texas Independence Day, Monday, March 2 | No Cover – Little Woodrow’s in Bellaire throws a Texas Independence Shindig with specials on Lone Star beer and a contest for best BBQ and guacamole. 6pm to 8pm.
  • Texas Independence Day at The Rustic | Texas Independence Day, Monday, March 2 | No Cover – Eat, drink and celebrate Texas Independence Day at The Rustic with live music by Scooter Brown Band, drink specials on Balcones Distillery drinks and Lone Star Beer, and Texas-sized steak and chicken-fried steak. 7pm to 11pm.

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