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The Bastrop Stampede 5K and Kids Mile

Pet and Pal Parade

Perhaps the most unique parade in Bastrop County, pets of all types dressed in patriotic colors have the opportunity to strut down Main Street on the first Saturday of July. Dress up your furry (or scaly, or feathered) friend in their patriotic best and let them strut down Main Street for all to see!


8:30 a.m. - Registration (Bastrop County Courthouse Lawn)

9:15 a.m. - Judging (Bastrop County Courthouse Lawn)

10:00 a.m. - Parade (Courthouse - Main Street - Opera House)


First Place and Runner-Up awards are given in each category:


  • Most Unusual
  • Most Patriotic
  • Most Creative
  • Cutest Pet & Pal Couple
  • Best Family Unit
  • Best Non-Motorized Vehicle


And one lucky person will be the winner of the Best Overall award!


For more information, contact Debbie Denny at 512-844-3930 or


Cornhole on Main Street Tournament

Singles Registration Click HERE


Team Registration Click HERE



Downtown Bastrop B A N G O

Come to Downtown Bastrop on Saturday, July 1st for Bastrop B A N G O!


Grab your downtown Bastrop B A N G O card at participating locations, make a B A N G O in any direction, and return your card with receipts to be entered into a drawing for a Downtown Bastrop gift basket.


Events on Main presents Market Days

Vendors and crafters will line the sidewalks of Main Street from 10:00am until 5:00pm for that perfect patriotic shopping experience!


FIREWORKS @ Fisherman's Park

Bring your lawn chairs, blankets, picnic baskets, coolers, and family to Fisherman’s Park for an evening of patriotic fun along the Colorado River, 6:00pm to 9:30pm!


Music will be heard throughout the park, concessions will be available, and a 15-minute Patriotic Fireworks display set to music will begin at dark.


The Mission of the City of Bastrop is to continuously strive to provide innovative and proactive services that enhance our authentic way of life to achieve our vision.