RAIN OR SHINE- PRE-PURCHASE YOUR CHRIS COLSTON HOG-FEST TICKETS HERE: HOGFEST/COLSTON TICKETS
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 23,2021 CHRIS COLSTON AT THE FORGE IN BEN WHEELER! PURCHASE YOUR TICKETS HERE: CHRIS COLSON TICKETS
HOG-FEST 2021. OCT. 22ND & OCT. 23RD
WHAT’S THE PLAN?
Friday, October 22, 2021 will kick-off Ben Wheeler’s annual Feral Hog Festival as tradition, with the Hog-Queen Pageant at The Forge Bar & Grill.
This will be an evening of nonsensical delight! Filled with fun, the pageant will crown Ben Wheeler’s 2021 HOG-QUEEN (an esteemed title to our towns folk)
Look forward to performances by: CHRIS RASCO, MADAME LeCERCEAU (fire-dancer), DANIELLE BLAKELY (aerial dancer) and to finish the night off MEREDITH CRAWFORD & THE MEAN STREAK will be headlining. ($10 cover)
FOR MORE INFORMATION CHECK OUT THE 2021 HOG-QUEEN PAGE @ THE TOP OF OUR WEBSITE
The annual Feral Hog Festival takes place on OCTOBER 22 & 23, 2021
JOIN THE COMPETITION Hog Cook-Off Entry Form.
ENTER THE PARADE PARADE FORM
BECOME A VENDOR VENDOR FORM
COMPETE FOR HOG-QUEEN HOGQUEEN PAGEANT ENTRY FORM
BACK TO OUR ROOTS!
Ben Wheeler was once a failing small-town until, co-founder of Ben Wheeler’s Art’s & Historic District (and the founder of The Feral Hog Festival) Brooks Gremmels with wife, Rese decided to dedicate themselves to it’s restoration. They brought in people who inspired and cultivated their vision, and together they built the community we all enjoy today.
In 2021, We will be celebrating all of the people who played a part in Ben Wheeler’s rebirth!
SATURDAY, OCT. 23,2021
We will start the day in style with the FERAL HOG FESTIVAL PARADE AT 10:00AM!
TURKEY CREEK COUNTRY RESORT will host the day’s events! Family friendly fun from 11:00am to 7:00pm (including: bounce houses & snow cones)
@ 11:00am– WELCOME CEREMONY introducing the new 2021 HOG-QUEEN & announcing THE PARADE WINNERS.
@ 11:15am – 2:30pm ROOTS SONG-SWAP Featuring Artist’s that were a part of growing Ben Wheeler from the start! Artist’s Include: HEATHER LITTLE, JEFF ALLEN, MATT FISHER, JOPI DREW, WESLEY PRUITT, CHASE McLANAHAN & CRAIG WALLACE with a special guest- MILEY HENDERSON.
@ 2:30pm – 3:15pm –PEPPER EATING CONTEST!
@ 3:15pm-4:45pm– KID ICARUS PROJECT
@ 4:45pm-5:00pm – WILD-HOG COOK-OFF CONTEST WINNER’S ANNOUNCED!
@ 5:00pm-7:00pm- TEXAS DIAMOND TRIO (Travis Bolt, Ty Joiner & Cody Clemmons)
SIMULTANEOUSLY, AT THE FORGE : Music Line-Up as follows;
@ 12:00pm-1:30pm – DANIEL WESTMORELAND & SHANE RENDON
@ 1:30pm-3:00pm- OWEN TINER & CLINT ALFORD
@ 3:00pm-4:30pm- LUKE LAPRADE
@ 4:30pm-6:00pm- JADEN FARNSWORTH MUSIC
@ 6:00pm-7:30pm- CLAY THRASH
@ 7:30pm-9:00pm- BLAYNE CLOWER (the new & upcoming Artist to watch)
@ 9:30pm-11:00pm- CHRIS COLSTON!
RAIN OR SHINE! PRE-PURCHASE YOUR CHRIS COLSTON TICKETS HERE: HOGFEST/COLSTON TICKETS
A SPECIAL THANKS TO THE FRIENDS OF BEN WHEELER!
DOOR CONTROL USA
TURKEY CREEK COUNTRY RESORT
THE FORGE BAR & GRILL
TWISTED CEDAR CHILDCARE CENTER
TEXAS CELL NET
BEN WHEELER FIRE DEPARTMENT