Laredo Festivals & Shows

Laredo Festivals & ShowsCome join the residents of Laredo in a Texas-sized festival! Celebrate the history of the city or of the United States of America, and enjoy music, food and the friendly atmosphere of Laredo residents. Festivals can continue for an entire month, so be ready to stay and party.

Sister Cities Festival
Come by the Sister Cities Festival for a cultural celebration featuring authentic Mexican food and dance. Vendors sell every kind of beautiful artisan crafts, from clothing to jewelry to furniture, at over 150 booths set up in the Laredo Energy Arena during this three-day period.

Address: 501 San Agustin Avenue, Laredo, Texas 78040 - MAP
Phone: (956) 795-2200

George Washington’s Birthday
Brace yourself for this month-long festival. George Washington's Birthday, the largest of its kind since 1898. Special events within the festival include the Society of Martha Washington Colonial Pageant and Ball, the Jalapeno Festival, the Noche de Cabaret, the Princess Pocahontas Pageant and Ball, several parades and a finale of fireworks.

Address: 1819 E. Hillside Road, Laredo, TX 78041 - MAP
Phone: (956) 722-0589

Comparable to the New Orleans Mardi Gras celebration, Laredo's Jamboozie is a colorful festival featuring music, masks and beads. The rowdy celebration fills over 20 blocks downtown and consists of exotic food, dancing, and international performers. Join in the conga line as Jamboozie breathes new life into Laredo's downtown streets.

Address: 1000 Zaragoza, Laredo, TX - MAP
Phone: (956) 523-8817