Oldham County Chamber of Commerce
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Travel Information

Come Visit Us in Oldham County

Popularity Contest in Vega 2005

Dot's Mini Museum Boot Tree


Whether for a day, a week, or a lifetime, we are glad you are stopping in to visit Oldham County. We think we are one of America's best kept secrets with our western heritage, friendly people, and small-town uniqueness. However, we want people to know about our many attractions, restaurants, shops, activities, events, and festivals. There is always something fun to do in Oldham County, and once you experience our Texas hospitality, we think you'll want to stay awhile.

Places to See ( Click Here to see photos and details of our attractions.)

Fun Facts About Oldham County

  • Vega was host to the reality show, "Popularity Contest" in 2005
  • Vince Gill's song, "I Never Knew Lonely" was filmed at the Vega Courts in Vega.
  • The Made for TV film, "What Matter's Most" was filmed in Vega in 2001.
  • Oldham County is larger than the state of Rhode Island, measuring 60 X 30 Miles.
  • Oldham County was once part of the famous XIT Ranch, a 5 million acre ranch granted by the state of Texas to the Capital Land Syndicate in exchange for building the present-day capitol in Austin.
  • Oldham County is home to published authors: Sam Brown and Shelley Armitage.
  • Oldham County is dubbed the Solar Capital of Texas with more than 60 solar systems on homes, businesses, churches, schools, and other buildings.

Lots and lots of community events to enjoy!

Fine folks and fun times!

Historic Buildings along Old Route 66

Small towns...BIG experiences!

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