The annual celebration of the town’s Czech culture happens at the West Fair and Rodeo grounds during Labor Day weekend.

When, where: 10 a.m.-midnight Saturday and Sunday, West Fair and Rodeo Grounds, West. Preview Party, 6:30 p.m.-midnight Friday. Shutdown Party, 10 p.m. Sunday. Westfest parade, 10 a.m. Saturday from downtown West to fairgrounds.

Admission: $10, $5 for children 6 to 12 years old, free for 5 and younger. Preview party admission is $20, $25 with carnival armband, free for children 12 and younger. Parking is $5.



6:30-midnight — Preview Party

7:30 p.m. — Miss Westfest contest

8 p.m. — Brit Kerr

10 p.m. — Rodney Atkins


10 a.m. — Westfest parade

2 and 5 p.m. — Squeezebox with Ted Lange and Molly B

3:45 and 7 p.m. — Bolzen Beer Band

8:30 p.m. — Brave Combo


8-9:30 a.m. — Kolache 5000 Run

10 a.m. — Polka Mass

Noon and 4 p.m. — Squeezebox with Ted Lange and Molly B

Noon and 6:30 p.m. — Bolzen Beer Band

12:30-2 p.m. — Kolache eating contest

8 p.m. — Sunny Sauceda

10 p.m. — Chris Knight


  • Occurred Friday, August 30th, 2019 @ 6:30 pm
  • Occurred Saturday, August 31st, 2019 @ 10:00 am
  • Occurred Sunday, September 1st, 2019 @ 10:00 am

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