Whether you find yourself in Bastrop, Elgin, Smithville or one of our smaller communities, there’s always something fun going on in Bastrop County. The area’s best events bring live music, great food, and unique activities to town, year after year, so when you find one you love, you can make it an annual tradition.

Loading Events
Elgin Hogeye Festival logo
  • This event has passed.

Elgin Hogeye Festival

October 26

October 26, 2017 @ 12:00 am - October 28, 2017 @ 12:00 am

Welcome to the Elgin Hogeye Festival.

The “Sausage Capital of Texas” celebrates sausage and all things porcine in this annual, fun-filled event. This year’s event was October 26 to October 28! On Friday, October 27, from 6 to 10 pm, came downtown to dance to music by Sean Orr and the Texas Gold Band. As always, themes are “Warm Hearts and Hot Guts” and the “Royal Hog Coronation.” The famous Sowpremes performed with many other live bands and a variety of arts and crafts, kids activities, cow patty bingo, road hog car show, BBQ pork cook-off, the “pearls before swine” art show plus great food and live music. Free admission. Many attended associated events, including the Annual Pearls Before Swine Art Show and Gala Thursday, October 26.

Elgin Hogeye Festival logo


October 26, 2017 @ 12:00 am
October 28, 2017 @ 12:00 am
Event Category:
Event Tags:


Downtown Elgin
Elgin, TX United States + Google Map