81st Annual Dogwood Trails Celebration

81st Annual Dogwood Trails Celebration

Palestine, Texas – The 81st Annual Texas Dogwood Trails Celebration in Palestine, Texas takes place the last two weekends in March and the first weekend in April. Since 1938, locals and visitors alike have been enjoying the delicate white blooms of the Cornus florida, commonly known as the flowering dogwood.

Activities are scheduled each weekend to compliment the longtime Celebration, including the Dogwood Trails Art & Music Festival set for Sat., Mar. 23, 2019 from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. in historic downtown Palestine.

Don’t miss the Piney Woods Excursion Train at the Texas State Railroad, the Dulcimer Festival, the Main Street Farm & Flower Market, a play at the historic Texas Theatre & much more!

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About Palestine, Texas: Palestine is a charming East Texas town that boasts more than 1,800 historic sites, including the Main Street District. Home to the Texas State Railroad and Dogwood Trails, Palestine is graced with stately homes, gorgeous scenic drives and a Texas friendly welcome that offers a true Southern experience. Palestine was ranked #14 in the Texas Highways Magazine: The Official Travel Magazine of Texas Top 40 Travel Destinations.