Capitals Of Texas

The Texas Legislature has designated many symbolic capitals. Here are a few fun things to learn ~ 
 

 

Designation

Place

Resolution

Alligator Capital of Texas Anahuac House Resolution No. 73, Senate Resolution 730, 71st Legislature, Regular Session (1989)
Antique Capital of Texas Baird House Resolution No. 316, 73rd Legislature, Regular Session (1993)
Barbecue Capital of Texas Lockhart House Resolution No. 1024, 76th Legislature, Regular Session (1999)
Bed and Breakfast Capital of Texas Jefferson House Concurrent Resolution No. 3, 75th Legislature, Regular Session (1997)
Bluebird Capital of Texas Wills Point House Concurrent Resolution No. 6, Senate Concurrent Resolution No. 40, 74th Legislature, Regular Session (1995)
Bluebonnet City Ennis House Concurrent Resolution No. 116, 75th Legislature, Regular Session (1997)
Bluebonnet Co-capital of Texas Burnet County Senate Concurrent Resolution No. 108, 67th Legislature, Regular Session (1981)
Bluebonnet Co-capital of Texas Llano County Senate Concurrent Resolution No. 108, 67th Legislature, Regular Session (1981)
Bois d'Arc Capital of Texas Commerce House Concurrent Resolution No. 31, 76th Legislature, Regular Session (1999)
Cactus Capital of Texas Sanderson Senate Concurrent Resolution No. 1, 76th Legislature, Regular Session (1999)
Catfish Capital of Texas West Tawakoni House Concurrent Resolution No. 74, 77th Legislature, Regular Session (2001)
Citrus Capital of Texas Weslaco House Concurrent Resolution No. 149, 75th Legislature, Regular Session (1997)
Crape Myrtle Capital of Texas Waxahachie House Concurrent Resolution No. 14, 75th Legislature, Regular Session (1997)
Crape Myrtle County Capital Lamar County House Concurrent Resolution No. 14, 75th Legislature, Regular Session (1997)
Crape Myrtle City Paris House Concurrent Resolution No. 14, 75th Legislature, Regular Session (1997)
Crawfish Capital of Texas Mauriceville House Concurrent Resolution No. 42, 68th Legislature, Regular Session (1983
Czech Heritage Capital of Texas West House Concurrent Resolution No. 185, 75th Legislature, Regular Session (1997)
Danish Capital of Texas Danevang House Concurrent Resolution No. 21, 71st Legislature, Sixth Called Session (1990)
Dinosaur Capital of Texas Glen Rose House Resolution No. 1299, 75th Legislature, Regular Session (1997)
Eagle Capital of Texas Rains County Senate Concurrent Resolution No. 164, 74th Legislature, Regular Session (1995)
Horned Lizard Capital of Texas Kenedy House Resolution No. 39, Senate Resolution 76, 77th Legislature (2001)
Hot Air Balloon Capital of Texas Plano House Concurrent Resolution No. 181, 76th Legislature, Regular Session (1999)
Jackrabbit-Roping Capital of Texas Odessa House Concurrent Resolution No. 42, 77th Legislature, Regular Session (2001)
Kolache Capital of Texas Caldwell House Concurrent Resolution No. 152, House Concurrent Resolution No. 171, 71st Legislature, Regular Session (1989)
Kolache Home of the Texas Legislature West House Concurrent Resolution No. 185, 75th Legislature, Regular Session (1997)
Mural Capital of Texas Breckenridge House Concurrent Resolution No. 30, 77th Legislature, Regular Session (2001)
Norwegian Capital of Texas Clifton House Resolution No. 1330, Senate Resolution 704, 75th Legislature, Regular Session (1997)
Ostrich Capital of Texas Midland House Resolution No. 779, 72nd Legislature, Regular Session (1991)
Pancake Capital of Texas Hawkins Senate Concurrent Resolution No. 73, 74th Legislature, Regular Session (1995)
Peach Capital of Texas Parker County House Concurrent Resolution No. 203, 72nd Legislature, Regular Session (1991)
Polka Capital of Texas Fredericksburg Senate Concurrent Resolution No. 99, 73rd Legislature, Regular Session (1993)
Pump Jack Capital of Texas Electra Senate Concurrent Resolution No. 33, 77th Legislature, Regular Session (2001)
Purple Martin Capital of Texas Longview House Resolution No. 848, Senate Resolution 822, 72nd Legislature (1991)
Red Poppy Capital of Texas Georgetown House Concurrent Resolution No. 41, 71st Legislature, Regular Session (1990)
Redbud Capital of Texas Denton Senate Concurrent Resolution No. 71, 73rd Legislature, Regular Session (1993)
Rodeo Capital of Texas Mesquite House Concurrent Resolution No. 14, 73rd Legislature, Regular Session (1993)
Sausage Capital of Texas Elgin House Resolution No. 705, 74th Legislature, Regular Session (1995)
Seedless Watermelon Capital of Texas Knox City House Concurrent Resolution No. 245, 75th Legislature, Regular Session (1997)
Spur Gatesville House Concurrent Resolution No. 197, 77th Legislature, Regular Session (2001)
Storyfest Capital of Texas George West House Resolution No. 517, 74th Legislature, Regular Session (1995)
Sunflower Capital of Texas Hearne House Concurrent Resolution No. 256, 75th Legislature, Regular Session (1997)
Texas Horned Lizard Capital of the World Kenedy House Concurrent Resolution No. 41, 77th Legislature, Regular Session (2001)
Volunteer Capital of Texas Comal County House Resolution No. 592, 75th Legislature, Regular Session (1997)
Wildflower Capital of Texas Temple House Concurrent Resolution No. 73, 71st Legislature, Regular Session (1991)
Wildflower Capital of Texas DeWitt County House Resolution No. 769, 76th Legislature, Regular Session (1999)
Wind Energy Capital of Texas McCamey House Resolution No. 472, Senate Resolution No. 134, 77th Legislature, Regular Session (2001)
Wine Root Stock Capital of the World Denison House Concurrent Resolution No. 14, 71st Legislature, Regular Session (1989)

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Place

Designation

Resolution

Anahuac Alligator Capital of Texas House Resolution No. 73, Senate Resolution 730, 71st Legislature, Regular Session (1989)
Baird Antique Capital of Texas House Resolution No. 316, 73rd Legislature, Regular Session (1993)
Breckenridge Mural Capital of Texas House Concurrent Resolution No. 30, 77th Legislature, Regular Session (2001)
Burnet County Bluebonnet Co-capital of Texas Senate Concurrent Resolution No. 108, 67th Legislature, Regular Session (1981)
Caldwell Kolache Capital of Texas House Concurrent Resolution No. 152, House Concurrent Resolution No. 171, 71st Legislature, Regular Session (1989)
Clifton Norwegian Capital of Texas House Resolution No. 1330, Senate Resolution 704, 75th Legislature, Regular Session (1997)
Comal County Volunteer Capital of Texas House Resolution No. 592, 75th Legislature, Regular Session (1997)
Commerce Bois d'Arc Capital of Texas House Concurrent Resolution No. 31, 76th Legislature, Regular Session (1999)
Danevang Danish Capital of Texas House Concurrent Resolution No. 21, 71st Legislature, Sixth Called Session (1990)
Denison Wine Root Stock Capital of the World House Concurrent Resolution No. 14, 71st Legislature, Regular Session (1989)
Denton Redbud Capital of Texas Senate Concurrent Resolution No. 71, 73rd Legislature, Regular Session (1993)
DeWitt County Wildflower Capital of Texas House Resolution No. 769, 76th Legislature, Regular Session (1999)
Electra Pump Jack Capital of Texas Senate Concurrent Resolution No. 33, 77th Legislature, Regular Session (2001)
Elgin Sausage Capital of Texas House Resolution No. 705, 74th Legislature, Regular Session (1995)
Ennis Bluebonnet City House Concurrent Resolution No. 116, 75th Legislature, Regular Session (1997)
Fredericksburg Polka Capital of Texas Senate Concurrent Resolution No. 99, 73rd Legislature, Regular Session (1993)
Gatesville Spur Capital of Texas House Concurrent Resolution No. 197, 77th Legislature, Regular Session (2001)
George West Storyfest Capital of Texas House Resolution No. 517, 74th Legislature, Regular Session (1995)
Georgetown Red Poppy Capital of Texas House Concurrent Resolution No. 41, 71st Legislature, Regular Session (1990)
Glen Rose Dinosaur Capital of Texas House Resolution No. 1299, 75th Legislature, Regular Session (1997)
Hawkins Pancake Capital of Texas Senate Concurrent Resolution No. 73, 74th Legislature, Regular Session (1995)
Hearne Sunflower Capital of Texas House Concurrent Resolution No. 256, 75th Legislature, Regular Session (1997)
Jefferson Bed and Breakfast Capital of Texas House Concurrent Resolution No. 3, 75th Legislature, Regular Session (1997)
Kenedy Horned Lizard Capital of Texas House Resolution No. 39, Senate Resolution 76, 77th Legislature (2001)
Kenedy Texas Horned Lizard Capital of the World House Concurrent Resolution No. 41, 77th Legislature, Regular Session (2001)
Knox City Seedless Watermelon Capital of Texas House Concurrent Resolution No. 245, 75th Legislature, Regular Session (1997)
Lamar County Crape Myrtle County Capital House Concurrent Resolution No. 14, 75th Legislature, Regular Session (1997)
Llano County Bluebonnet Co-capital of Texas Senate Concurrent Resolution No. 108, 67th Legislature, Regular Session (1981)
Lockhart Barbecue Capital of Texas House Resolution No. 1024, 76th Legislature, Regular Session (1999)
Longview Purple Martin Capital of Texas House Resolution No. 848, Senate Resolution 822, 72nd Legislature (1991)
Mauriceville Crawfish Capital of Texas House Concurrent Resolution No. 42, 68th Legislature, Regular Session (1983
McCamey Wind Energy Capital of Texas House Resolution No. 472, Senate Resolution No. 134, 77th Legislature, Regular Session (2001)
Mesquite Rodeo Capital of Texas House Concurrent Resolution No. 14, 73rd Legislature, Regular Session (1993)
Midland Ostrich Capital of Texas House Resolution No. 779, 72nd Legislature, Regular Session (1991)
Odessa Jackrabbit-Roping Capital of Texas House Concurrent Resolution No. 42, 77th Legislature, Regular Session (2001)
Paris Crape Myrtle City House Concurrent Resolution No. 14, 75th Legislature, Regular Session (1997)
Parker County Peach Capital of Texas House Concurrent Resolution No. 203, 72nd Legislature, Regular Session (1991)
Plano Hot Air Balloon Capital of Texas House Concurrent Resolution No. 181, 76th Legislature, Regular Session (1999)
Rains County Eagle Capital of Texas Senate Concurrent Resolution No. 164, 74th Legislature, Regular Session (1995)
Sanderson Cactus Capital of Texas Senate Concurrent Resolution No. 1, 76th Legislature, Regular Session (1999)
Temple Wildflower Capital of Texas House Concurrent Resolution No. 73, 71st Legislature, Regular Session (1991)
Waxahachie Crape Myrtle Capital of Texas House Concurrent Resolution No. 14, 75th Legislature, Regular Session (1997)
Weslaco Citrus Capital of Texas House Concurrent Resolution No. 149, 75th Legislature, Regular Session (1997)
West Czech Heritage Capital of Texas House Concurrent Resolution No. 185, 75th Legislature, Regular Session (1997)
West Kolache Home of Texas Legislature House Concurrent Resolution No. 185, 75th Legislature, Regular Session (1997)
West Tawakoni Catfish Capital of Texas House Concurrent Resolution No. 74, 77th Legislature, Regular Session (2001)
Wills Point Bluebird Capital of Texas House Concurrent Resolution No. 6, Senate Concurrent Resolution No. 40, 74th Legislature, Regular Session (1995)
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