The Katy Rice Harvest Festival 2019

By July 30, 2019 August 12th, 2019 Events, Katy

Every year, the city of Katy in partnership with the Rotary Club of Katy hosts the city’s biggest and longest-running event, the Katy Rice Harvest Festival.  This year the festival will be held on October 11-13, 2019 in Downtown Historic Katy, Texas.

The event will start on Friday with an “Octoberfest” theme featuring live music, a carnival, food trucks and beer garden from 6-11 PM (free); Saturday will kick-off with the parade at 9 AM (free) and the festival will be from 10 AM-10 PM; Sunday gates will be open from 12-6 PM. Kids and adults can enjoy quality arts & craft vendors, fun carnival, great live music, and excellent food and drinks.  The Katy Rice Harvest festival is fun for the whole family!

Event Activities

  • Live Music All Weekend
  • Rice Harvest Festival Parade
  • Carnival Rides and Games
  • Arts & Craft Fair
  • Local Food Trucks

Tickets to the festival on Saturday and Sunday are only $5 per adults and children 12 and under are free.

Katy Rice Festival Schedule

*This schedule for the Katy Rice Festival is subject to change.  Please visit to check for current times, ticket purchase and activity updates.

Friday, October 11 (Octoberfest)

Kick the weekend off with live music,
carnival, food trucks & beer garden
Ave B & 3rd St
Time: 6 PM to 11 PM (free)

Saturday, October 12 (Parade)

Parade: The day kicks-off with a classic, hometown parade. (free)
Come enjoy horses, emergency vehicles, tractors and more! Get your ready for waves, smiles and candy!
10th Street, Drexel, 5th Street & Avenue C 
Time: 9 AM (free)

Saturday, October 12 (Katy Rice Festival)

Bring the family and enjoy a full day of great craft vendors, carnival, live music, food trucks & much more!
There will be fun for the whole family, including an exclusive VIP tent with craft beer, wines and food.

Downtown Historic Katy
Time: 10 AM-10 PM (with tickets)

Adults $5 – Children 12 & under FREE
FREE SHUTTLE SERVICE to/from the Merrell Center all day!

Sunday, October 13 (Katy Rice Festival Continues)

The fun continues with more time to shop, eat and enjoy the Katy Rice Festival.

Downtown Historic Katy
Time: 12 AM- 6 PM (with tickets)

Adults $5 – Children 12 & under FREE
FREE SHUTTLE SERVICE to/from the Merrell Center all day!

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