Bootfest is back baby!

According to the latest CIVIC Alert provided by the City of Victoria which you can read in its entirety here, this year’s Bootfest will bring together country, Tejano, variety, and rock performers from around the Crossroads and the nation for two nights of music and festivities Oct. 1-2 in downtown Victoria!

Can you believe this year will mark a decade for Bootfest?

Did you know that Bootfest is Victoria’s largest free festival and will be celebrating its tenth year this year? Yep, it's been a decade, and what a decade it has been!

The City of Victoria has announced the festival lineup for Bootfest 2021!

The mainstage festival lineup features the following performances;

Friday, Oct. 1st 

  • Glitch (6-7 p.m.): A local variety group performing covers and original music across country, pop, funk, blues, and rock
  • Grupo Vidal (7:15-8:15 p.m.): A Tejano and country music group from Kingsville with 11 albums and a Latin Grammy Award nomination
  • LC Rocks (8:45-9:45): A rock cover group from Austin performing songs from the 70s, 80s and 90s
  • AJ Castillo (10:15-11:30 p.m.): A Tejano artist known for his energetic live performances and his unique accordion style

Saturday, Oct. 2nd 

  • Mason Lively (6:30-7:30 p.m.): An Inez native who is making waves in the Texas country music scene
  • Little Texas (8-9:15 p.m.): A country group famous for “God Blessed Texas” and other hits during the 90s
  • Joe Nichols (9:45-11 p.m.): A Nashville superstar known for such hits as “Brokenheartsville” and “Sunny and 75”

What else is planned this year at Bootfest?

Truly a festival meant for the entire Crossroads family, the Boofest website at offers that, the kids will love the large Kids' Corral with a wide variety of games, inflatables, and performances to entertain all ages. Shop till you drop with numerous merchandise vendors and enjoy all kinds of tasty festival treats. Western crafters and boot makers will show off their talents while western performers will entertain the crowds.

But wait, there is more!

Compete in the washers pitching tournament, check out classic rides at the car show, truck & motorcycle show, and bring your whole family and friends for a wonderful time in Downtown Victoria!

For more information about Bootfest, contact the CVB at 361-485-3116 or visit

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