Jefferson, Texas- Jefferson’s 33rd Annual Candlelight Tour of Homes® is scheduled for Dec. 3-5 and Dec. 10-12. You will enjoy the warmth of Christmas in charming historic Jefferson as you get a close up look at lavish homes draped in natural greenery highlighted by glowing candlelight. You will marvel at the fragrance of fresh fir trees glittering with tinsel ribbon and sparkling glass balls as you are guided through these homes by ladies in hooped skirts and gentleman in top hats.
Marshall, Texas- Downtown merchants will be competing for bragging rights for the best holiday brew during the inaugural Wassail Fest, hosted by Marshall Main Street is a new addition to the 2015 Wonderland of Lights line up. “We wanted to put a focus on Small Business Saturday and encourage residents and visitors to get out and shop local,” said Main Street Director Sarah O’Brien, “The Saturday after Thanksgiving is a great time for families to get out of the house and visit some of downtown Marshall’s unique stores and restaurants.”
East Texas- Summer’s grip has finally given way to fall and the luscious green countryside has slowly and quietly exploded with rich autumn colors. East Texas is a sight to behold in the fall, with yellow oak trees, orange sweetgums, deep red dogwood trees dappled among the might every greens. Fill up your tank, grab your cameras, and take an East Texas fall road trip today!
Palestine, Texas – Save the date for Palestine Main Street’s Second Annual Wine Swirl event in the streets and stores of historic downtown this holiday season! December 12, from 4-8 p.m., downtown Palestine will host Texas wineries across the historic district.
Palestine, Texas- The 3rd Fall Antique Sale at Wyma and Company is upon us, and just in time for the season. Fall is in the air, and antiques are on tap at Wyma and Co! From teacups to cupboards, you will find it in the 2,000 square foot house, located at 418 Coronaca Street.
Alto, Texas- The second Annual El Camino Real de los Tejas Festival will kick off at the Caddo Mounds State Historic Site on Saturday, October 17. Travel back in time on the historic El Camino Real de los Tejas this fall and enjoy food, fun, pioneer skills, presentations, crafts, music, a Caddo bow demonstration, nature and archeology hikes.