Taylor Blackland Prairie Days

This annual festival is sponsored by the Main Street Program, a program which focuses on downtown revitalization within the context of historical preservation. The Taylor Main Street Program supports the redevelopment of the downtown area through historical preservation, education, economic development and heritage tourism.
  • Date:  Saturday, May 4, 2019
  • Time: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 
  • Place: Taylor's Historic Downtown District | Main Street

Live Entertainment all day on two stages!! 

2nd & Main Stage:
10:00 AM
National Anthem & Taylor High School Choir
10:20 AM Taylor High School Jazz Band
11:00 AM Czech Melody Masters
12:30 PM Chubby Knuckle Choir
2:00 PM – Terry Hughes & the Debonaires
3:15 PM – Terry Hughes & the Debonaires 

Heritage Square Park Stage:
12:00 PM Grand Finale
1:00 PM Taylor Middle School Cheerleaders
2:00 PM Guzman Ballet Folkorico
3:00 PM – undisKovered Band


Kid Fest
The festival features plenty of fun activities for the kids including the Heritage Square Splash Pad, train rides, pony rides, petting zoo, face painting, duck pond, and much more. 

Arts & Crafts
Booths featuring arts and crafts, plants, baked goods and retail merchandise will all be available to provide a unique shopping experience for everyone.

Look for a variety of food and drink so you can spend the day strolling through the festival. Funnel cakes, kettle corn, sausage wraps, snow cones, and local favorites will make you hungry for more! Take a moment to visit some of our downtown restaurants after the festival or on your next visit to Taylor. 

Live entertainment will feature local and area talent to celebrate our community's diversity and live bands for the street dance. Cultural and heritage music and song will be showcased throughout the day and into the early evening. No better way to spend the weekend!

Attention Vendors
If you are interested in participating, need an application or just want information, contact Lucretia Alvarez at 512-309-6185.

Sponsorship Opportunities Available
We welcome businesses and individuals who are interested in securing a sponsorship for the festival and encourage you to look through our Sponsorship Package to see what level fits your needs.

Contact us if you'd like to be a Volunteer for this fun festival.  Pre-festival opportunities, and also morning and afternoon assistance is greatly appreciated for helping check vendors in & out. 

Thanks to our sponsors below who help make this event a huge success!
Blackland days 2019 Sponsors

  1. Debbie

    Debbie Charbonneau

    Main Street Manager