Come enjoy the day at the Courthouse Square in Athens as we celebrate the Uncle Fletch Hamburger Festival on September 17, 2016, 10am – 2pm.
Celebrate in the Home of the Hamburger
Athens, Texas is the Official Home of the Hamburger. Uncle Fletch Davis invented the Hamburger and shared his invention at the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair. The Texas Legislature has proclaimed Athens as the Official Home of the Hamburger. Over the years, Athens has hosted an Uncle Fletch Hamburger Festival to the delight of folks locally and from around the World. Come join us on September 17, 2016 from 10 am to 2 pm as we celebrate Athens as the Home of the Hamburger.