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Rip Fest-OldRip-2024

Countdown to everyone's favorite day in Eastland Texas!


RipFest starts off the day with a 5K race, a large parade, vendor booths, kids street, and tons of food!

This year, the Meals on Wheels of Eastland will be hosting the Miles for Meals 5K Run starting bright and early at 8:00 AM in front of Siebert Elementary with Race Day Event Services.  REGISTRATION FOR 5K

Old Rip Parade begins at 11:00 AM. Enjoy the parade with floats representing businesses and organizations from around the area. Prizes are awarded to the winning floats in various categories.  PARADE REGISTRATION 

Bryan's "Old Rip" Car Show, which starts right after the Old Rip Parade and ends at 3 PM, will be at the intersection of Olive & Lamar Streets. Solid Rock Camps now organizes and benefits from the car show.  Contact Solid Rock Camps at (254) 647-3219 or register online.   Be sure and sign up to enter your car in the parade too!  Parade entry is free.  CAR SHOW REGISTRATION COMING SOON

Crafts, food, and a variety of vendor booths will be set up around the square.  Vendors are open from 9 AM - 4 PM.  If you'd like to be a vendor at RipFest: BOOTH REGISTRATION