EDOM- The quaint little community of Edom, Texas, is home to the premiere art festival of East Texas. Edom has been hosting artists for almost forty years in a meadow just a stone’s throw from downtown for this annual event. This weekend Edom will be humming with art lovers, collectors and live music at the 13th Annual Edom Festival of the Arts.
Tyler- The undeniable aroma of hundreds of thousands of Tyler roses is in the air. The 81st Annual Texas Rose Festival will take place October 16-18, in Tyler, Texas. Make plans to “stop and smell the roses” this weekend in Tyler, Texas!
Tyler, Texas- The Oak Ridge Boys will perform in concert at 7:30p.m. on Saturday, November 1, in Tyler’s Caldwell Auditorium. Every time they step before an audience, the Oaks bring four decades of charted singles, and 50 years of tradition, to a stage show widely acknowledged as among the most exciting anywhere.
Lufkin, Texas- Angelina Beautiful/Clean has partnered with the Angelina County Master Gardeners who have implemented a Native Plant Campaign; Grow Native Angelina. The objective of the campaign is to educate and empower Angelina County residents to include native plants in their landscaping.
Palestine, Texas – Cool off at the “Hottest Little Festival in Texas” featuring the Cody Johnson Band. The Hot Pepper Festival is scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 25 in the Palestine Main Street District.
Palestine, Texas – Save the date for Palestine Main Street’s inaugural Wine Swirl event in the streets and stores of historic downtown this holiday season! December 13, from 4-7 p.m., downtown Palestine will host Texas wineries partnered with Texas eateries for a taste of Texas just in time for Christmas in Palestine! Tickets for the Wine Swirl will go on sale October 21, and will be limited.
East Texas – October has arrived and fall is in the air, which means pumpkins are popping up everywhere. Take the whole family to a pumpkin patch this fall, and pick out your own pumpkins for Halloween. Pumpkin patches have more to offer than just pumpkins! Some offer hayrides, games, and a number of other activities. MYETX has compiled a list of pumpkin patches in the Piney woods to help you plan your October outing!