Called the hottest festival in Texas, the "New Boston Pioneer Days," kicks off today, August 12, and runs through Saturday, August 15 at T&P Trail Head Park & Pavilion. This year's festival will feature a concert from Tracy Byrd on Saturday evening beginning at 9PM.New Boston Pioneer Days will have something for everyone including carnival rides, an art show, antique tractor show, car and motorcycle show, parade, four wheeler mud race, turkey shoot, 5K run/walk, pancake breakfast, wild west show and so much more.

Thursday evening, don't miss a gospel concert from Russ Taff with special guest The Hendix Trio at First Baptist Church located at 506 McCoy Blvd beginning at 7 p.m. There will also be an inspirational concert from The Guilbert Brothers with special guest Matt Allen at the Main Stage Pavilion at 7PM.

Friday evening see the Wild West Show on the festival grounds with two big shows 6:30PM and 8PM Then enjoy live entertainment from The Soul Tones (60s,70s,80s) Tribute Show at 8:30PM

Entertainment on Saturday also includes Lazy U, Relentless, One Hot Blonde, Billion Dollar, Branded, and the headliner Tracy Byrd. (See complete schedule of events Saturday).