8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Papes Pecans and Nutcracker Museum
5440 State Hwy 123 Bypass South
See over 8,000 nutcrackers from around the world depicting everything from animals, celebrities, cowboys and more. Also find pecans, pecan candies, pecan pralines, and more for purchase inside the Pape’s Pecan Store!
8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Seguin Art League Paint Out
104 South Austin Street
Join the Seguin Art League in their Paint Out by painting Seguin landmarks located within historic downtown Seguin. Artist’s canvas, board or paper will be stamped on the back. Each artist will receive a participant’s tag, map of the downtown area and tips on locations. Choose your location. The theme is “Anything Seguin.” The artwork will be judged and then sold on Saturday during Trade Days. For more information, see the prospectus here.
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Historic Tours of Sebastopol House
704 Zorn Street
Seguin was once known as “The Concrete City” for constructing many buildings out of one of the first forms of concrete using limestone. This 1856 Greek Revival mansion is one of the country’s best preserved examples of 19th-century experimentation with concrete construction. Exhibits show the technology used by skilled slaves to build this remarkable house in the years before the Civil War. New exhibits display rare and highly collectible pottery from the Wilson Pottery Foundation. Visit and learn all the rich history. Tours begin every hour on the hour with FREE admission!
9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Pumpkin Patch Fun
First United Methodist Church, 710 North Austin Street
Take part of a beloved fall tradition and visit the pumpkin patch filled with lots of family activities and photo opportunities. This is the 22nd year of making memories with pumpkins and of Seguin and beyond.
12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Seguin Wine Tastings
Blue Lotus Winery, 515 FM 20
Tasting Texas Wines & Meads (Honey Wine) at the winery. We have a great selection of dry, semi – sweet & sweet wines to choose from for your tasting. Stop by and enjoy the afternoon.
7:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Hats Off to Juan Seguin Pub Crawl
Central Park, 201 South Austin Street
This annual celebration of our city’s namesake is all about fun. To honor Seguin’s birthday, everyone is asked to show up wearing a fun, creative hat while meeting up with your friends in Central Park and check in at the registration site here to get your Pecan Fest Pub Crawl pass. Wear your hat all evening long as you go bar to bar. First 150 registered participants to check in at Central Park will receive a complimentary gift. To participate in the pub crawl is free!