Jefferson, Texas- The Excelsior House was built in the 1850s, and has been in continuous operation ever since, making it the oldest hotel in East Texas according to the National Register of Historic Places. Over 160 years later, the history of the hotel has been steeped in mystery, and haunted happenings.
Jefferson, Texas- Bigfoot is more than a tall Texas tale, he’s a legend who is never far from the minds of those who venture into the Piney Woods. Enjoy local lore this weekend with dinner and Bigfoot movie at Kitt’s Kornbread Sandwich & Pie Bar in Jefferson, Texas.
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.
Mardi Gras Celebrations from Jefferson to Galveston
East Texas— From the upper northeast side of the state to the shores of Galveston Island, you can let the good times roll in East Texas!
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