Czech immigrants came to this area for the rich farmland. Czech traditions can be seen in the food, arts and crafts, and the love of polka music. The Texas Legislature recognized West as the "Czech Heritage Capital of Texas" and "home of the official Kolache of the Texas Legislature." Westfest is held Labor Day Weekend.


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