Texas Gatorfest

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    Washer Tournament


    The 2014 Gatorfest Washer Tournament Entry Form is available online.  Sign up for the tournament on Saturday, September 6, 2014 at 3:30pm. Entry fee is $20 per person.

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    Horse Shoe Tournament


    The 2014 Gatorfest Horse Shoe Tournament Entry Form is available online.  Sign up for the tournament on Saturday, September 6, 2014 at 5:30pm.  Entry fee is $20 per person.

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    Bike Tour Entry


    It’s time to get registered for the 2014 Gatorfest Bike Tour on Saturday, September 6, 2014 so get your Bike Tour Entry Form online now.

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    Classic Car Show


    2014 Texas Gatorfest’s Classic Car Show Sunday, September 14, 2014 Print, complete and return the Classic Car Show Entry Form to the address listed on the form with $25 Entry Fee. Participants receive 1 shirt and 2 tickets to Sunday’s fesival.  Registration is 9:00am to 11:15am only. Raffle for meet and greet with Danny “The Count” […]

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    Turtle Bayou RV Park


    Combine the RV experience with Gatorfest, Sept. 12-14, 2014, at Turtle Bayou RV Park.

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  • TexasCountryInn

    Texas Country Inn


    Texas Country Inn has spacious rooms with extra amenities that come standard so make your reservations now for Gatorfest weekend, Sep 12-14, 2014.

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  • Super8MontBelvieu

    Super 8 Motel Baytown


    Super8 Motel Baytown has extra amenities for your stay during the 2014 Gatorfest, Sept. 12-14, 2014.

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  • OakislandLodge

    Oak Island Lodge


    Book your stay at Oak Island Lodge on beautiful Trinity Bay, 7 miles south of Anahuac, for the 2014 Texas Gatorfest, Sept. 12-14, 2014.

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  • LesRV

    Les’s RV Park


    Book your accommodations with Les’s RV Park in Wallisville for Gatorfest weekend, Sept. 12-14, 2014. 

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  • LaQuinta_BaytownEast

    LaQuinta Inn Baytown


    LaQuinta Inn Baytown is a great place to stay during 2014 Gatorfest weekend, Sept. 12-14, 2014.

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  • Alligator_Alley_RV

    Alligator Alley RV


    Book your accommodations early at Alligator Alley RV Park for Gatorfest weekend Sept. 12-14, 2014.

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    Tickets On Sale NOW!!!!


    Get those tickets for the 2014 Texas Gatorfest! Shop Online Now!

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  • 2014 Pageant Forms


    2014 Miss Texas Gatorfest Pageant Packages can be downloaded and printed by selecting the link for your category below: 2014 Gator Tot 2014 Junior Queen 2014 Little Gator King 2014 Little Queen 2014 Princess 2014 Queen

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    2014 BBQ Cook-Off


    2014 Texas Gatorfest BBQ Cook-Off (Download 2014 Application Packet Here.) Friday, September 5 and Saturday, September 6, 2014 Fort Anahuac Park – Anahuac, Texas Texas GATORFEST 2014 BARBECUE COOK OFF INFORMATION AND RULES Entry Deadline: Friday, September 1, 2014 before 5:00 pm Set-Up: Friday, September 5, 2014 ~ 8 am – 4 pm Take Down: Saturday, […]

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    2014 Music Schedule


    2014 Live Music Schedule Friday, September 12, 2014 6:15pm – 6:30pm recorded music / welcome 6:30pm – 8:00pm J.A.G. 8:30pm – 10:00pm Brian Jack 10:30pm – 12:00mid Wayne Toups – – – – –   Saturday, September 13, 2014 10:00am – 12:00pm recorded music / welcome 12:00pm – 2:00pm American Sons 2:30pm – 4:00pm Ben Baxter Band 4:30pm – 6:00pm Uncle Lucius 6:30pm […]

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    Final Thanks to All…


    As the day ends and the last person heads out tonight – we want to thank all the patrons who graced this year’s festival and all those who were on-hand to make it an enjoyable 2013 Texas Gatorfest!   See ya’ later alligator!  

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    Al White and the Chapparel Band


    We close this year’s Gatorfest with the sounds of Al White and the Chapparel Band…

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  • Buck Yeager Live


    Buck Yeager performs live at 2013 Texas Gatorfest!  Awesome…

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  • Cajun Balls


    Get your Cajun food at Cajun Balls— Finally, I got my etoufee…and it’s rockin’!

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  • Porter’s Alligator Souvenirs


    Make sure to stop at Porter’s Alligator booth and take home some gator souvenirs!

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  • Bob and Debs Fried Pies


    Bob and Debs motto “Get fried…pies that is.” so we did!

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  • Girly Gator


    Who ever heard of a girly gator wearing a tutu? The Texas Gatorfest is for everyone… even if they are due in less than a week!  Thanks Meredith Shimek for the photo.

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  • LV Catering


    Visit LV Catering for just about anything you want to eat…

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  • Anahuac National Bank


    Thanks to Anahuac National Bank for their sponsorship at 2013 Texas Gatorfest!

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  • Gator Petting


    Hey kids, have you ever wanted to see what alligators feel like?  The Alligator Roundup gives you a safe opportunity to do just that!  Once the gators are captured, the hunters bring them for a weigh-in and get their measurements and since they’re not alive you can get up close to look and touch.  These […]

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  • Red Velvet Funnel Cakes


    Holy cow…red velvet funnel cakes!

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  • Alligator size 13 ft 1 in


    Mark Robinson Calhoun County – Edgewater Outfitters got his gator in the Gatorfest Alligator Roundup!  This gator measured out at 13′ 1 inch…

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  • Giglio Distributing Company


    Many thanks to Giglio for their sponsorship at the 2013 Texas Gatorfest, another successful year!

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  • Beer Garden


    Take a video tour of the Beer Garden here…

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  • Stoney LaRue Saturday Night Live


    Stoney LaRue’s live performance on Saturday Night… What a crowd-pleaser…

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  • Food Vendor Row


    Here’s a video of a quick tour down Food Vendor Row…

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  • Alligator Pistollettes


    How many ways can you get gator at the Gatorfest?  Just about any way you want it so get down to this booth for some really good food!

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  • Dapples


    Dapples out of Liberty Texas at the 2013 Texas Gatorfest has some great fashion jewelry!

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  • Waterborne Education Marsh Tours


    Waterborne Education Marsh Tours are available at the Texas Gatorfest every year.  These tours are slow and give families an opportunity to see the South East Texas marsh from the comfort of a large boat. Take a tour for a quiet, relaxing retreat from the crowds…

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  • Gatorfest Info and T’s


    The Texas Gatorfest information booth is where to find all of the t-shirts, hats and other merchandise and apparel for sale in 2013…

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General Information

*** 2014 TEXAS GATORFEST ***


Dates: Friday, September 12th through Sunday, September 14th


Location: Ft Anahuac Park - 1704 South Main Street – Anahuac, TX 77514


Directions (click link for map): http://www.texasgatorfest.com/contact/


Parking at Festival Grounds: $10.00 per day (Handicap Parking Available)


Rules & Regulations: http://www.texasgatorfest.com/about/rules-and-regulations/


First Aid & Hospitality Area provided by Chambers Health: Located inside gate


Gate Admission Prices: (purchase online or at gate - covers access to the park and all the attractions including live music. Parking, rides, food & drinks cost extra.):


Under 5 - FREE

5 up to 12 - $5.00

12 up to Senior 65+ - $10.00

Senior 65+ and Active Military - $5.00


Carnival Bracelets: (includes unlimited rides for the day of purchase)

Friday and Sunday - $20.00

Saturday - $25.00


Airboat Rides: $12.00 per person (Height restriction – 36” tall and anyone 12 and under MUST wear a life jacket)

Trinity River Boat Tours: $10.00 per person

No Fishing: No fishing at Ft Anahuac Park allowed from Wednesday at midnight until 7 pm on Sunday

Hotels/RV Parks: http://www.texasgatorfest.com/about/hotels-motels-rv-parks/



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Anahuac is the Alligator Capital of Texas. Come to the 2014 Texas Gatorfest for live music, live alligators and a good time.

Fort Anahuac Park, Anahuac Texas

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