Texas Onion Fest Weslaco 2017 @ Mayor Pablo J. Pena City Park | Area956 | Your Guide To The Rio Grande Valley

Date and Time

Saturday at 10 AM – 10:30 PM



Mayor Pablo G. Pena City Park


The Texas Onion Fest celebrates the development of the world famous Texas 1015 Onion which was developed in Weslaco.

The name of the 1015 onion came from the suggested planting date, October 15.

Texas Onion Fest is sponsored by the Weslaco Area Chamber of Commerce.

The festivities include live entertainment on two stages, the exciting Onion Eating Contest, delicious food, commercial booths, kiddie rides and games at the Kids Zone, two performances by the Dancing Horses at the Charro Arena, Arts & Crafts, Car Show, cooking demonstrations at the Culinary Center, and so much more!

$10 for adults, $5 for kids ages 4-12. 3 yrs & younger get in free!

Admission gets you into EVERY AREA of the festival, including the famous dancing horse show, and the evening concert featuring Johnny Lee!