50th Annual Homecoming Set for April 30-May 3
This year's annual celebration of Homecoming will mark the 50th anniversary of the much anticipated event. Planning for all the activities began last year, however the Homecoming Committee is currently coordinating all the various events in advance the first weekend of May.
Anyone wishing to help plan, coordinate and assist in the upcoming celebration is more than welcome to attend the Homecoming Committee meetings. Public input is always welcomed as we are looking for new ideas to help bring in more folks to join in all the fun!
Homecoming Committee meetings are regularly scheduled at the Lexington Chamber office. Chamber members, as well as non-members can come in if they wish to provide comments, suggestions or ideas to help make this a memorable banner year. Any questions pertaining to Lexington Homecoming, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 979-773-4337 or direct your calls to the appropriate coordinator of each event, which you can find on the Homecoming Info web page.
A new event for this year's 50th celebration is the Miss Lexington Pageant which will be held on April 25th at the Holy Family Catholic Church. All the details about the pageant can be found at 2015 Homecoming Pageant-Miss Lexington(external link).
With a population of 1178, Lexington is located in Lee county, and is a 45-minute drive from Austin. Many residents of Lexington commute to Austin. There are over 20 local and community churches in northern Lee county. Lexington has 41 businesses located in the trade area, two financial institutions, and an active Chamber of Commerce. There are five volunteer fire departments located in and near Lexington. Lexington also has an active EMS unit and 911 service, and a rural health clinic.