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Henderson Celebrates 30th Annual Heritage Syrup Festival in November

The annual Heritage Syrup Festival takes place each fall in Henderson, this year on November 10. The tradition of ribbon cane syrup making is demonstrated on the depot museum grounds with experienced syrup makers operating an antique mule powered syrup mill to produce old-fashioned cane syrup. While the syrup cooks, folk artists demonstrations take place including wood carving, blacksmithing, lace making, rope and basket making, quilting, broom making and other old-time survival skills. Live music, food and beverages, and more provide a full day of fun.
October 24, 2018

Kevin Galloway comes to Stanleys Famous Pit BBQ

August 28, 2018

Texas Country Music Hall of Fame Holds Classic Country Music Festival

The Texas Country Music Hall of Fame in Carthage is holding its annual Classic Country Music Festival August 9 through 12.
June 28, 2018

Young Blues Guitar Players Sought

The 2018 Big Pines Blues Festival Junior Showcase for young blues guitar players is scheduled for 4 p.m. Saturday, May 26 on Longview’s Heritage Plaza.
April 22, 2018

Spring Flower Trails Offer Blooming Good Time

Spring in the Upper East Side of Texas means blooms, blooms, and more blooms. From festivals to gardens to natural wildflowers along roadways, this part of the world offers a breathtaking backdrop to rival any in the world. Take a look at this list and set aside some time to stop and smell the roses and enjoy all these brightly colored beauties as this side of nature puts on its annual show.
February 22, 2018

Joyner-Kersey Set to Speak at Stars Over Longview

Longview Regional Medical Center holds the 18th Annual Stars Over Longview Awards Ceremony and Luncheon with keynote speaker Jackie Joyner-Kersey
December 29, 2017

Wonderland of Lights Returns to Marshall

October 30, 2017

Peace Efforts Scheduled for East Texas

The 7th Annual Art of Peace celebration takes place September 15-24 in various locations in Tyler.
August 27, 2017

NASA Launch Site Offers Tours

The Columbia Scientific Balloon Facility in Palestine is one of only a handful of NASA launch sites in the world.
April 24, 2017

Kevin Galloway Returns to East Texas Roots for Charity Jam Weekend

Uncle Lucius and East Texan Kevin Galloway returns to the Upper East Side of Texas April 7-8 for the fourth annual Family ReULion Charity Jam.
February 20, 2017

African-American History On View at TRAHC

Two winter exhibits at the Texarkana Regional Arts and Humanities Center in Nacogdoches are well timed to celebrate African-American History Month.
December 21, 2016

Holidays Arrive in East Texas With Theatrical Flair

Community theaters throughout East Texas welcome the Christmas season with holiday-themed musicals, comedies and dramatic stage productions, while Cowan Center in Tyler hosts the extravaganza, Cirque Dreams Holidaze.
October 24, 2016