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Enjoy steak and wine for an entire weekend!

Texas Reds Festival has multiple unique food and wine events throughout the weekend. Join us for one or purchase the 10th Anniversary VIP package and enjoy them all! (Tickets are required to all events listed in red.)

Farm-to-table Texas Dinner at Messina Hof Winery & Resort, Thursday, September 22

Join us at Messina Hof Winery & Resort for a unique farm-to-table dinner featuring Texas beef and wines! Guests will be greeted with a sparkling wine welcome and passed hors d'oeuvres followed by a three course dinner, crafted by the Executive Chef at the Vintage House Restaurant. Each course will be perfectly paired with Messina Hof.

VIP Kick-off party at the astin mansion, friday, september 23

Join us for an evening under the stars at the historic Astin Mansion located in Downtown Bryan on Friday, September 23. Six GoTexan wineries will be there along with a member of the winery to tell you about their premium wine selection. Each wine will be matched with a small bite from a Downtown Bryan restaurant for a memorable pairing! With live music and a gorgeous backdrop, this event is not to be missed! 

saturday night steak dinner, saturday, september 24

The popular steak dinner is back! Saturday evening from 4 - 8 p.m. only, Texas Reds Festival will be offering a steak dinner catered by J. Cody's featuring ribeyes from Ruffino Meat and Food Services. Each dinner ticket will include a 12 oz. ribeye grilled on site, sides, cobbler and tea. A limited number of steak dinner tickets will be sold at the festival, so presale tickets are highly recommended! 

steak and egg brunch, sunday, september 25

Join us Sunday morning from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. for a fantastic steak and egg themed brunch. The brunch will feature a create-your-own omelette station, brunch enchiladas, and pancakes and waffles station complete with Texas wines and mimosa!


Steak Cook-off presented by KAGS

On Saturday, teams from across the state will grill up ribeyes to compete for the title of Grand Champion! If you think you grill the best steak in Texas, sign up now!

Cook-Off Application

Cook-Off Rules

Appetizer Rules

Downtown Bryan Restaurants

Historic Downtown Bryan boasts a flavorful variety of local dining options that satisfy even the choosiest of palates. Whether you’re craving authentic pub and grill fare, thirsting for ole time milkshakes and root beer floats, longing for made-from-scratch Italian pizzas, or dreaming about soups, salads and sandwiches made from locally grown products, Downtown Bryan’s restaurants will not disappoint.

Check out these scrumptious steak entrees our local restaurants will be serving up during Texas Reds:

Casa Rodriguez: 10 oz ribeye steak and a choice of two sides

Murphy's Law: Hand-cut rib eye with either a whiskey pepper sauce or an herb butter, served with garlic and rosemary red potatoes. Choice of creamed spinach or creamed corn and choice of Caesar or house salad 

Proudest Monkey: Steak burger and taco specials

The Village: The "Villy" Cheese Steak: In-house wine-braised New York Strip steak, thinly sliced and served on house made hoagie rolls, with roasted red onions, green peppers, with wine marinated mushrooms and homemade cheese sauce served with a side. $10.95

 Teriyaki Steak Wrap: Thinly sliced teriyaki marinated beef with Asian slaw and house made creamy ginger soy dressing in a wheat wrap or made as a salad on a bed of fresh organic local lettuce $9.95

Sunday Brunch: The High Steaks Scramble: Thinly sliced sirloin steak served in a scramble with fresh eggs, veggies, and cheese served with your choice of fruit or potatoes.

Food Vendors 

We also will have a lot of great food options available at the festival! All food vendors will be serving a steak or wine-inspired dish at the festival.

Brazos Valley Union Lodge: Steak Burgers

C and L Nut: Wine Glazed Pecans

Fire and Ice: Sangria Snow Cones

Gyro Connection: Filet Mignon

Ice Cream Creations & More: Steak and Cheese Poboy

Jimmy Bobby's Sausage Co.: Beef Bratwurst Sausage

Linda Chan: Teriyaki Steak on a Stick

Payasitos: Steak Tacos

Snobuddies Shaved Ice: Steak Kabobs

Sogno Toscano Olive Oil Boutique: Himalayan Salt with Black Truffle and Black Truffle Butter

Sweet Spirit: Wine Lemonade

The Almonade Stand: Ice Cold Almond Lemonade with Frozen Grapes

The Ice Cabana: Steak cheese fries

The Pink Company: Chicken fried Steak on a Stick, Steak Sandwich

Totally Nutz: Cajun Steakhouse Mix Nuts

Ujima Unique Cuisine: Grilled Steak Kabob

Wild Bill's: Texas Reds Branded Cups