The City of Richmond and West Fort Bend Management District are reinstating the Pecan Harvest Festival to highlight the rich history of Bagley Pecans. Celebrating the season’s harvest of pecans, stately pecan trees of which are ubiquitous to the area. Vendors and activities will be at the festival from 1:00- 6:00 pm, Sunday, November 20th.
TAMU AgriLife will be providing educational workshops about pecans, locally and regionally, at Decker Park in historical downtown Richmond. Decker Park houses several historical homes where attendees can also find activities such as a Pecan Bake-Off and children’s activities.
Wessendorff Park with its’ famed gazebo will provide a variety of music all day, as well as activities across the grassy knoll. Hay Rides will also further the fall harvest experience as it transports Pecan Fest attendees throughout the area. Attendees will find vendors, food trucks, and beer will be available for sale to adults at the Biergarten!
As Decker Park & Wessendorff Park are located on Preston Street, between 4th and 6th Streets, just over the Railroad tracks from historic downtown, a variety of shopping from our established merchants will be at your fingertips as well. The Festival is free to the general public.