Online Event Schedule


View the Western Festival Schedule of Events Online by downloading the Free Town Planner App.





Given the recent developments with COVID-19, in particular county and state direction around events, we have decided to CANCLE the 63rd annual Elk Grove Western Festival.   While we love nothing more than hosting our community, our priority is your well-being and livelihood. As a result Elk Grove Western Festival  has been CANCLED for 2020

As all of us hope for the situation to improve, we will continue to monitor local, state, and national government agencies to make the most informed decisions in the interest of our community. so until  2020 please, stay safe!


Elk Grove Western Feestival

Come and join us for three days of family fun and excitement at Elk Grove Regional Park. It will be a weekend filled with wonderful entertainment, great food, classic cars, art exhibition showing the talents of your local High School Students, the Kid’s Zone, Crafter’s and our fabulous carnival of fun.

KCBS is a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting and enjoying barbeque, is the world’s largest organization of barbeque and grilling enthusiasts with over 19,000 members worldwide. For more information about the KCBS, visit their website at www.kcbs.us. For a complete schedule of the BBQ competition, go to TownPlanner.com or download the Free Town Planner App.


Come join in on the fun and excitement, become a volunteer for this year’s Elk Grove Western Festival. There’s plenty to do and lots to see and help is always appreciated.

If you love a parade, come and assist with this year’s parade titled  TBA for 2020. Volunteers are needed for the following positions:

  • Parade Marshals
  • Parade Registration
  • Parade Route Set-up
  • Judging Coordinator
  • Reviewing Stand Set-up/Tear-down
  • Hospitality/Food

Volunteer help is always needed at the Elk Grove park getting things ready for the Festival. If you’d like to help out at the park, or with the parade, Click Here for more information.

2020 Poster Contest CANCLED 2020

The Elk Grove Western Festival 2020 Poster Contest is open to all high school junior and senior students in the EGUSD.

The winning entry will be used in the Festival’s marketing/advertising campaign. The three winning entries will be displayed at the Elk Grove Fine Arts Center, 9080 Elk Grove Blvd. in Old Town Elk Grove and during the Festival, at the Elk Grove Community Art Show in the Elk Grove Regional Park Pavilion. Arrangements will be made for artwork to be picked up by students. Please invite your family and friends to these two free shows. All entries become the property of the EGWF organization.

Western Festival Poster Winners for 2019! Click on poster to view full image

1st place

Justina Ibarra

12th grade

Sheldon High School

Teacher : Ms. Paula Flohr

2nd place

Rochel Ortega

12th grade

Cosumnes Oaks High School

Teacher: Ms. Erin Wright

3rd Place

Kayla Le

11th grade

Cosumnes Oaks High School

Teacher: Ms. Erin Wright

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