12 p.m., Saturday, October 6, at Sam Houston Race Park, 7575 N. Sam Houston Pkwy. W., 800-211-3381 or www.shrp.com.
The area's biggest fall country festival celebrates its tenth year with more beer-drinkin', hell-raisin' honky-tonk than a roomful of lawyers can sue to stop. This year's big headliners are Ryan Bingham & the Dead Horses, Cody Canada & the Departed, Jason Boland & the Stragglers and Kevin Fowler (and his own damn self), plus Bleu Edmondson, David Nail, Roger Creager, Reverend Horton Heat, Houston's Robert Ellis, Dallas's Jonathan Tyler & the Northern Lights, and a damn sight more. Wear (very) comfortable boots.