March 3rd - March 19th, 2023
Retama Park (1 Retama Parkway) in Selma, TX

TICKETS AVAILABLE ON SITE ONLY (NO ONLINE SALES)

In 2022 Big TX Fun and Heroes Sports gave 2,000lbs of crawfish to veterans and active duty. We want to continue to Thank you and give you more in 2023.

*1 Free lb of crawfish to every active duty and veteran daily at Big TX Fun 2023
located at the crawfish boil festival tent

Heros Sports

Festival Dates and Hours 

March 3rd 5:00pm – 11:00pm

March 4th 12:00pm – 11:00pm

March 5th 12:00pm – 10:00pm

March 6th – March 9th 5:00pm – 10:00pm

March 10th 5:00pm – 11:00pm

March 11th 12:00pm – 11:00pm
March 12th 12:00pm – 11:00pm

March 13th – March 16th 3:00pm – 10:00pm

March 17th 3:00pm – 11:00pm

March 18th 12:00pm – 11:00pm
March 19th 12:00pm – 10:00pm

Admission – $10 Adults / $5 kids
Parking – $5 per car

Crawfish Boil

Crawfish Eating Contest

*Crawfish Eating contest March 11th at 4 pm.

*last day to register March 9th

Prizes

Family Carnival

New and exciting rides provided by Talley Amusements will be at the Big TX Fun Carnival Midway for 2022

Unlimited ride wristbands
$30
Sold Monday – Friday
Ride tickets sold daily
Rides available by height
36” and above – 15 rides
42” and above – 25 rides
48” and above – 35 rides

PETTING ZOO AND PONY RIDES OPEN DAILY

Petting zoo (Free with admission) open daily if weather permits

NEW animal encounters (additional charge) 

  • Pony Rides
  • Tortoise Encounter
  • Kangaroo Encounter

Character Appearance

at the carnival midway every Friday – Sunday during open hours.

Live Entertainment

Live Music will be on the YoloTX Stage Friday – Sunday

Live Performances

The Bird Man Show from Las Vegas
3/12 and 3/13
Time TBA

Hypnotist Joseph Roberts
3/12 - 3:30 pm & 5:30 pm
3/13 - 2:00 pm & 5:00 pm

Zydeco Tex-Mex Cajun Louisiana Swamp Band
3/12 - 3:30 pm

King George: A George Strait Tribute
3/12 - 7:00 pm

Grupo Folklorico de Bendiciones
3/13 - 1:00 pm

Clint Taft and the Buck Wild Band
3/13 - 6:00 pm

Rocketman
3/14 and 3/20
Time TBA

Jean-Pierre and the Zydeco Angels
3/19 - 3:30 pm

Dance Infinity
3/20 - 1:00 pm

Young Klassics
3/20 - 2:30 pm

Live Performances

Beat Musik by DJ Dan
3/11 - 7:00 pm

The Bird Man Show from Las Vegas
3/12 and 3/13
Time TBA

Hypnotist Joseph Roberts
3/12 - 3:30 pm & 5:30 pm
3/13 - 2:00 pm & 5:00 pm

Pop Rocks: 80's, 90's and 2000's Cover Band
3/12 - 1:00 pm

Josh Baca and the Hot Tamales
3/12 - 3:30 pm

King George: A George Strait Tribute
3/12 - 7:00 pm

Grupo Folklorico de Bendiciones
3/13 - 1:00 pm
3/19 - 6:00pm

Mariachi Nuevo Estilo
3/13 - 4:00 pm

Clint Taft and the Buck Wild Band
3/13 - 6:00 pm

Rocketman
3/14 - 3/20
Mon-Fri - 6:00pm & 8:00pm
Sat & Sun - Times vary

Jean-Pierre and the Zydeco Angels
3/19 - 3:30 pm

Wolves of the World Show
3/15 thru 3/20
Mon-Fri - 5:30pm & 7:30pm
Sat & Sun - Times vary

Bad Moon Rising: Credence Clearwater Revival Tribute Band
3/19 - 7:00pm

Bruce Manners Comedian and Juggler
3/19 & 3/20
Performs around the carnival

Ethan Hanson
3/19 - 1:30 pm

Dance Infinity
3/20 - 1:00 pm

Young Klassics
3/20 - 2:30 pm

Trisdon Federic
3/20 - 4:00 pm

Broken Duck Feet
3/20 - 6 pm

TBA

Battle of the Bands

Big TX Fun will be hosting local bands from across Texas to perform in the first ever Big TX Fun Battle of the bands. Bands will be competing after a Title of best band in Texas, but also a $10,000 prize pay out!

1st

$5,000

2nd

$1,100

3rd

$1,000

4th

$800

5th

$600

6th

$500

7th

$400

8th

$300

9th

$200

10th

$100

How it works:

Up to 32 Bands will perform on one of the following days 3/4, 3/5, 3/11 or 3/12. Top two highest scoring bands from each day will move on to the finals and perform on 3/18.

The finals will consist of eight bands battling it out for the $10,000 pay out. The 8 finalists will perform on 3/18.

Thank You to Our 2023 Sponsors

Crawfish Festival

Covid-19 Safety Warning

We have taken enhanced health and safety measures- for you, our other guests, employees, and vendors. You must follow all posted instructions while visiting Big Texas Fun.

An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exist in any public place where people are present. COVID-19 is an extremely contagious disease that can lead to severe illness and death. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, senior citizens and guests with underlying medical conditions are especially vulnerable.

By visiting Big Texas Fun you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19.