The Spirit of Texas Festival, presented by H-E-B’s Creamy Creations, is pleased to announce that Bolner’s Fiesta Spices, College Station Ford, College Station Medical Center (The Med) and Kristen Distributing will be sponsors for the three-day event. The festival will be held March 23-25 at Wolf Pen Creek Park in College Station, Texas. Admission is free.
The 2nd annual festival, celebrating all things Texas, offers participants the opportunity to enjoy diverse musical performances, vendors competing in the Curbside Smackdown Food Truck Competition, a BBQ cook-off, IDEA Village educational pods, a trading market, a performance area for future stars of Texas and a pony hop rodeo.
Of special note, festival participants will have a chance to help attempt to set a Guinness World Record by building and eating the world’s longest ice cream sundae using H-E-B’s Creamy Creations ice cream and toppings on March 24 at 4PM. The current record set in 2016 stands at 3,627 ft. 8.8 inches, according to the Guinness World Record.
The festival offers a family-friendly atmosphere. “Our festival gives families the opportunity to explore some of the best that Texas has to offer, all in one place. In addition, this event offers something for everyone in the family – the shopper, the foodie, the music lover, the budding performer,” said Cynthia Caronna, the festival’s executive director. “We appreciate the support of companies such as
Bolner’s Fiesta Spices, College Station Ford, The Med and Kristen Distributing in making Spirit of Texas a true destination festival for participants across the state.”
The Spirit of Texas Festival is supporting nonprofits whose work affect the lives of youth: the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Brazos Valley; Von’s Vision (founded by Texas A&M football legend Von Miller); K9s4KIDs; and Mobility Worldwide.
For further information about the festival or to sign up as a vendor, food truck or performer, check out the festival’s website at http://sotxfest.com/ or Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/spiritoftxfest
About Bolner’s Fiesta Spices
Bolner’s Fiesta Products, Inc. is a family owned and operated company headquartered in San Antonio. The company is known for the quality of its spices and excellence customer service. The Bolner Family exhibits the qualities generally associated with artisans or craftsmen – attention to the smallest detail, an exacting and thorough knowledge of their craft, and a sense of excitement about presenting customers with the very best and freshest product possible. Founded in 1955, the company now imports spices from more than 60 countries and offers more than 600 different product lines.
About College Station Ford
College Station Ford is dedicated to making it easy for pepleto purchase the car that is right for them and then keeping that vehicle in tip-top shape so it is safe to drive and maintains its value. Formerly Varsity Ford, the dealership has served clients from Bryan, Navasota, Hearne, Huntsville, Caldwell and other parts of Texas.
About College Station Medical Center
College Station Medical Center, commonly known as The Med, is a community healthcare provider. The 167-bed facility is a licensed Level III Trauma Center. The Med is the only hospital in the Brazos Valley Region to receive national certification in joint replacement from the Joint Commission. The facility also is an accredited Chest Pain Center, a certified Primary Stroke Center and the region’s first accredited sleep center.
About Kristen Distributorship
The vision of Kristen Distributing Company is to sell the finest beverages. The company was awarded the Coors President’s Award in 2001 and 2002 and the Coors Brewing Company Founder’s Award in 2002. The company was ranked #3 in Miller Lite growth in the nation in 2014. The company was recognized for its contributions to the Hispanic community at the 2008 and 2009 Hispanic Forum. The company is ranked in the top 200 donors to the 12th Man Foundation.