Ennis Bluebonnet Trails Festival

Friday, Apr 16, 2021 at 10:00am

100 N Dallas St,
Ennis, TX 75119

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Celebrating 69 Years of Ennis Bluebonnet Trails: Ennis was designated by the 1997 State Legislature as the home of the Official Texas Bluebonnet Trail and was designated the Official Bluebonnet City of Texas. From April 1-30,  Ennis showcases over 40 miles of mapped driving Bluebonnet Trails sponsored by the Ennis Garden Club.  These trails are the oldest such trails known in the state, and tens of thousands of visitors make the short trek to Ennis to view this wonderful wildflower show. The Ennis Garden Club will drive the trails to check the bloom status each week starting in April. The Club then reports to the Ennis Welcome Center about the latest status of the bluebonnets so that visitors can be well informed where the best flowers are on the trails at the time of their visit. Each year, the bluebonnets will appear on different trails as these are natural to the area. In Ennis, the bluebonnets typically peak around the 3rd week of April, according to the Ennis Garden Club.

Schedule:

10:00am: Festival opens with Arts & Crafts, Tasty Food and Kid's Activities on the streets of Downtown Ennis.
1:00pm: Wildflower Walks at Kachina Prairie (1816 W. Baldridge St)
2:00pm: Josh Jaccard
3:00pm: Wildflower Walks at Kachina Prairie (1816 W. Baldridge St)
5:30pm: Acoustic Sound Hounds
7:30pm: Le Freak

Admission: $5 for Adults; Children 12 and Under are Free.

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