Founders Day

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Event Details

  1. Date

    October 14, 2023


    10 a.m. - 4 p.m.


    • 10 AM Costume Parade kickoff
    • 10:15 AM Community Performance
    • 11 AM Two-Step Lessons
    • 12:30 PM Community Performance
    • 1 PM Chalk Festival
    • 1 - 3:15 PM Live Music featuring The Turnpike Tributedours
    • 2 PM Break for Mock Gunfight


    Mayor Vera Calvin Plaza, 141 W Renfro St



    More information

    Join us for a day celebrating Burleson's founding! This free, family-friendly event features fun activities including historical re-enactments, live music, vendors, car show and a Kids Zone. 

    Burleson Heritage Foundation, a nonprofit organization, is in charge of Founders Day vendor registration.

    Chalk the Walk Art Space

    Register online to participate in the competition!

    Vendor information

    Sign up to be a vendor here
    Vendor-related questions: please contact Burleson Heritage Foundation at (817) 447-1575.