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 22, 2018 from 10 am to 3 pm as we celebrate Athens as the Home of the Hamburger.

Cook-Off Contest Entry Form

The cook-off is coming back to the Weinstein Law Uncle Fletch Festival! This year’s event will include categories for hamburgers and sides. Download Application Here. For this event, a Hamburger consists of one or more cooked patties of ground meat placed inside sliced bread or a roll. There are no limits on toppings (cheese, lettuce, tomato, etc.) or condiments (mustard,…

Vendor, T-Shirt Sponsorship Application

Download the application for a 10×12 non-electric vendor spot, 30×13 electric vendor spot, or T-shirt sponsorship by clicking here. Payment Terms: Money Order, Cashiers Check or Personal Check per space made out to Uncle Fletch Hamburger Festival must accompany this entry form to reserve your spaces by September 1, 2018. RETURN FORM AND FEE TO:  Jeff Weinstein, 518 East Tyler…