25th Annual Heritage Syrup Festival

25th Annual Heritage Syrup Festival

hendersonHenderson- Many years ago, just as the  East Texas Pineywoods would begin to shout with fall color families would gather at local syrup mills for a time of fellowship and trading, but most importantly, Ribbon Cane Syrup. A sweet East Texas tradition will continue this … Read More

98th Annual East Texas State Fair

98th Annual East Texas State Fair

TYLER- Nine days of fun will get under way on September 20-29, with the return of the East Texas State Fair in Tyler. This year the festival turns 98-years-old! And in honor of this long running festival, fair organizers are bringing new events to … Read More

Texas GATORFEST 2013

Texas GATORFEST 2013

Anahuac- The Texas GATORFEST is one of the most unique festivals in the State of Texas. The GATORFEST combines alligators and East Texans for foolproof family fun! In Chambers County alligators outnumber residents by almost three to one, making Anahuac the Alligator Capital of Texas. This September, … Read More

29th Annual Tomato Festival Kicks Off Saturday

29th Annual Tomato Festival Kicks Off Saturday

JACKSONVILLE- It’s about to be “tomato time” in Jacksonville! This year the City of Jacksonville will celebrate the 29th Annual Tomato Festival this Saturday. Jacksonville has been producing tomatoes for the commercial market in the State of Texas for over a century, since … Read More

Texas State Forest Festival

Texas State Forest Festival

Lufkin- Ride the giant Ferris wheel, watch lumberjacks logroll, racing pigs battle it out in a hilarious snout-to-snout competition, or get in line to taste some of the best hush puppies ever made in the Deep South at the Texas State Forest Festival in Lufkin September … Read More