Almost 200 years ago, long before Uber, people’s main mode of transportation from town to town was horses. Then came the “Iron Horse,” a steam locomotive that quickly made travel more convenient and helped build small communities like Mineola, Texas. To celebrate its heritage, Mineola hosts its very own Iron Horse celebration each fall.
December 17, 2018
Unforgettable images seen during a planetarium show cause heads to drop back and the expressions from all to be something akin to “whaaaa!”
December 10, 2018
On Saturday, December 8, the home offers a "Victorian Christmas Open House" from 4 to 8 p.m. The event features refreshments and live music. Admission is free.
December 7, 2018
Visitors are invited to enjoy holiday lights and vote for their favorites as they tour the Azalea District. Visitors can ride through the trail at any time or ride an open-air shuttle the first three weekends in December.
December 3, 2018
Visitors to Texarkana will quickly understand the unique layout of the town straddling two state lines.
December 1, 2018
The world’s getting ready to ring in 2019 on December 31 and those looking for something special — but maybe not too rowdy — have some good choices in the Upper East Side of Texas. Some, like the delightful Four Winds Steakhouse in Wills Point as well as other locations, are already booked up for the evening since early October so mark your calendars for next year. Others may still have a spot just right for you.
November 26, 2018
Events include the Family Day, a Members' Gala and the ever-popular Festival of Trees -- this year with 162 entries.
November 18, 2018
Children of all ages will have a one-on-one experience with the cast of conductors, elves, waiters and chefs and, of course, the man in red … Santa Claus! The best part is that everyone gets to wear their pajamas out in public.
November 12, 2018
Participants in the annual Longview fundraiser always include first-timers as well as event regulars -- called Gobble Wobblers.
November 7, 2018
When the Redlands Hotel opened for business in Palestine in 1915, it was hailed as one of the finest hotels around. The hotel is a destination all its own with beautiful suites for rent by the night or longer, an on-site fine dining restaurant and bar, elegant ambience throughout the building, and a front row seat to all the happenings in downtown Palestine.
November 7, 2018
The historic downtown courthouse in Marshall creates a magical wonderland with thousands of lights and an adjoining ice skating rink.
November 2, 2018
East Texas is a perfect place to indulge in playful horrors of Halloween, what with its deep woods, historic homes, and ghost stories.
October 23, 2018