Getting Here

Poteet is centrally located in South Texas approximately 25 miles from San Antoino. Served by State Highway 16, there are several options for getting here, view below and click on the appropriate directions as needed and a map with directions will display in a new window or on your mobile navigation app.

Our physical address is:

9199 N State Hwy 16, Poteet, TX 78065

 San Antonio - IH 35/Loop 410

From IH 35 South: Exit 49 "Poteet/Palo Alto Road". Turn Left onto "Poteet Jourdanton Highway". Go approximately 25 miles. Poteet Strawberry Festival main entrance is on right.

Froom Loop 410: Exit 49 "TX 16 S/Palo Alto Road". Turn Left onto "Poteet Jourdanton Highway" and continue to Festival main entrance.

 

San Antonio - IH 37

From IH 37 South: Exit 109 "TX 97". Turn Right onto Hwy. 97 towards Pleasanton. Turn Right onto Commerce St/Bensdale Rd. Continue on FM 476/School Dr towards Poteet. Turn Left onto Avenue H. Turn Right on Highway 16 and go to main entrance on left.

 Corpus Christi

Take IH 37 North to Exit 103. Merge onto US Highway 281 towards Pleasanton. In Pleasanton, go West on Highway 97 to Jourdanton. Turn North on Highway 16 to Poteet. Main entrance is on the left.

 

Laredo

Take IH 35 North to Exit 84: TX-85 and turn right towards Charlotte. Turn left onto Highway 97 towards Jourdanton. Turn left onto TX-162 Spur. Turn left onto Highway 16 North. Continue to main entrance on left in Poteet.

 Austin

Take IH 35 South to Loop 410 South. Take Exit 49: Poteet/Palo Alto Road". Turn left onto Poteet Jourdanton Highway/Highway 16 South. Continue to main entrance on right in Poteet.

 

Houston

Take IH 10 towards San Antonio. Take Exit 581 Loop 410 South. Take Exit 49: Poteet/Palo Alto Road". Turn left onto Poteet Jourdanton Highway/Highway 16 South. Continue to main entrance on right in Poteet.

 Dallas

Take IH 35E South to IH 35 South. Exit Loop 410 South. Take Exit 49: Poteet/Palo Alto Road". Turn left onto Poteet Jourdanton Highway/Highway 16 South. Continue to main entrance on right in Poteet.

 

 

Austin, Houston and Dallas visitors may also take the alternate route from San Antonio by following directions for IH 37. 

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Board of Directors

The Poteet Strawberry Festival Association is made up of a Board of Directors from each of the community and civic organizations that support the festival - Poteet Rotary, Poteet Lions Club, Kappa Tau, Poteet Grange, Poteet VFW, Poteet Volunteer Fire Dept., and Poteet Chamber of Commerce

2013 Board Members:

  • PSFA President
         Carlos Torres, VFW
  • PSFA Vice-President
         Ron Mixon, Rotary Club
  • PSFA Secretary
         Linda Ritchey, Kappa Tau
  • PSFA Treasurer
         Brenda Young, Grange

  • Diana Martinez, Chamber of Commerce
  • Ed Geyer, Poteet Rotary
  • Robert Martinez, Poteet Lions Club
  • Gerard Herrera, Poteet Volunteer Fire Dept.
  • Will Bates, Poteet Rotary
  • Don Retzloff, Poteet VFW
  • Ruth Carson, Poteet Chamber of Commerce
  • Daylon Payne, Poteet Grange
  • David Reyes, Poteet Lions Club
  • Tina Neely Lopez, Poteet Volunteer Fire Dept.
  • Doris Thomas, Kappa Tau