Tourism Information

Save the Date 150  Year Celebrationi


We have a lot scheduled for the Sesquicentennial weekend.


Friday June 2  from 6- 9 pm  High School Softball Field Sponsored by Tender Smokehouse

Tender’s Smokehouse will have a food truck on location.

Starting at 6:00pm we will have a Beard Contest contestants will receive a free BBQ meal.

6:30 – 7:30pm will be a Corn-hole competition between the Fire Department and the Police Department. 

7:30 – 9:00pm We will bring the World Serious Softball Game Back for this special occasion.


Saturday June 3rd

Methodist Church has a great lunch for $16.00 from 11-2 at Wesley Hall 122 South Union.


Godwin Park 400 Wilson Street


Community Center at Godwin

9:00am Family Breakfast RSVP only

11:00am Pie Contest

1:00 pm Cake Walk

6:00pm Whitesboro Independent School District Dinner $16.00. This is a fund raiser for the WISD Food Service.  Get tickets at the Information Table.


Main Stage – Sponsored by Holiday Auto Group

10:30am Opening Ceremonies

11-1 E-Flat Band  - Sponsored by Lovejoy’s on Main

1:15 to 2:15pm Cowboy Poet

2:30 -3:15pm RJ Karate Center

4-5pm Carl Vaughan Band

6-8 Sunday Wreckers Band


Godwin Park area –

11-5pm Kids Zone –  Sponsored by First United Bank play all day for $10.00 they will be able to get the arm band at the information booth at the park.

12 activities for all ages. 

Chuck wagon Cooking Demonstration

Vendors of all kinds

History Tour –  11:30/1:30/3:30 Free to everyone.  You can catch the tour bus at the South end of Godwin Park near the Rock Sign.



Located at Gazebo at Godwin Park

Purchase Time capsule envelopes is you would like to add something to the Time Capsule

Purchase Tickets for WISD Dinner $15.00

Purchase Arm Bands for All Day Play activates $10.00

Purchase Commemorative Coins (these are numbered and limited number) and Ornaments $20.00 each.

Pre-order you History Book.


9:00pm Whitesboro Industrial and Economic Development will sponsor the Light Show for all to enjoy for the finale.