Bootfest fireworks

Spectators watch the Bootfest Fireworks Spectacular during the 2019 festival, the last year the festival was held.

For the second year in a row, Bootfest, Victoria’s free festival, will not happen.

The Victoria City Council expressed unanimous support for canceling the event during a Council meeting Tuesday. That evening, Explore Victoria Texas announced on Facebook the event had been canceled.

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Cat writes about Victoria's city and county government. Questions, tips, or ideas? Let me know cdelaura@vicad.com or (361) 580-6511

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Cat DeLaura is the local government reporter at the Victoria Advocate. She was born in Texas, but grew up in Virginia. She came back to Texas to get her masters in Journalism at the University of Texas at Austin.

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