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Conveniently located an hour southwest from the Dallas/Fort Worth area, Stephenville is the perfect location for a weekend getaway.

Stephenville’s Downtown Art & Wine Walk.

Discover our downtown during the 4th annual Art & Wine Walk! Explore galleries, enjoy live music, indulge in delicious food and wine, and shop for unique finds. Join us for an evening of culture, flavor, and fun!

Caam’s Pizza.

Savor the flavors of handcrafted Neapolitan-style pizzas with authentic ingredients, cooked to perfection in a wood-fired oven. Whether you prefer classic margherita or adventurous toppings (try the pizza of the month), Caam’s menu has something for everyone. Pair your meal with a specialty cocktail or craft beer for the perfect dining experience.

Stephenville Hampton Inn & Suites.

The fun doesn’t end there — as a pet-friendly community, you can bring your beloved pets along for the trip, too! Visitors can easily find lodging that welcomes their furry companions, ensuring a stress-free stay for both pets and owners.

Larry Joe Taylor’s Texas Music Festival.

It’s almost Mountain Time…. Stephenville has been home to one of the greatest and largest music festivals in the state for 35 years and counting. Come experience Larry Joe Taylor’s Texas Music Festival this April and see what Melody Mountain Ranch is all about. With six full days of hosting more than 50 musical acts on four different stages, this festival should be on every Texas music lover’s bucket list. Book your campsite and purchase your tickets now!

Moo-La Fest.

Don’t just visit us in the spring — Stephenville is the place to be all year round. Kicking off the summer season, the City of Stephenville will host the 6th annual Moo-La Festival on May 30–June 1, 2024. Taking place on the first weekend of June, Moo-La Fest will be home to numerous activities to pay homage to our community’s rich dairy and western heritage. With tethered hot air balloon rides, live music, a top-notch carnival, food vendors, and much more, Stephenville City Park is the place you will want to be.

Visit Stephenville, where you’ll be greeted in true Texas fashion this spring. We hope to see you soon.