Watermelon Festival

Just in time for the hot July weather. Come out and cool down with some great watermelon, live entertainment and more. The pary begins with the BBQ cookoff and some warm-up entertainment the night before the main festival day. Come join us anytime.

For more information visit the Hempstead Chamber web site

Places to stay while at the festival

Super 8
Phone: 979-826-4700
51325 US Hwy 290 West
Hempstead, TX 77445

America's Best Value Inn
Phone: 979-826-4200
2145 F.M. 1488 at US Hwy 290
Hempstead, TX 77445




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Our Local Airport

Waller County Airport Waller County is home to the new Houston Executive Airport. It's located in south Waller County just off of Interstate 10. The airport features a full line of amenities including rental car service, pilot's lounge, and a runway suitable for private jets. If you are interested in flying in,

Visit their web site before flying out.

Free Map

Waller County Map To help you plan a fun and eventful trip, we offer our official Waller County map free. Also known as the "Country Roads" map, they are available from these area chambers of commerce:

Waller Area Chamber

West I-10 Chamber

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