March 7 - Kilgore
KILGORE COMMUNITY CONCERTS ASSOCIATION...
Presenting The Young Irelanders 21st Century Irish Ensemble.
7pm. Fee: $30 individual tickets or $45 season tickets.
Location: Dodson Auditorium. For more info:
www.kilgoreconcerts.com. Like us on Facebook.
March 10–12 - Buna
44th ANNUAL REDBUD FESTIVAL...
Anticipated to be the most spectacular Redbud Fest since its
inception 43 years ago! Salute springtime at Buna’s annual
celebration with a parade, arts & crafts booths, musical
entertainment, carnival rides & great food. Carnival opens
March 10th and runs March 11 & 12. Office hours 9am to noon.
March 15–20 - Nederland
NEDERLAND HERITAGE FESTIVAL...
Celebrate the area’s Dutch & Cajun heritage with arts & crafts
booths, tournaments, carnival, pageants, Cajun foods & museum
tours. Downtown on Boston Avenue. In its 43rd year! (409)
March 18–20, April 15–17, May 13–15, June 17–19 - Livingston -
Pedigo Park - Open year-round on the weekend before the third
Monday. Two covered pavilions and open-air lots accommodate
over 350 vendors. Discover arts, crafts, collectibles,
antiques, food. Hwy 59 North, ¾ mile north of Hwy 190. Free
March 25–26 - Kilgore
KILGOGH 2016 ARTS FESTIVAL ...
Exhibition of local & visiting artists’ work available for
purchase by guests. Auction of select pieces of art
illustrating the festival’s theme. Tasting of local wines
produced by East Texas vineyards. Entertainment featuring live
performances of classical music by local musicians. Down-town
Kilgore. For info:
www.KilGogh.com. Like us on Facebook.
March 25–April 10 - Tyler
57th AZALEA & SPRING FLOWER
over ten miles of flowering gardens & beautiful historic homes
in the Azalea & Brick Street Districts. Other events include
historic home tours, art and flower shows, living history
tours, ‘Spirits of Oak-wood’ tours, Artisans and Flower
Market, Arts & Crafts Fair and more! 1-800-235-5712 or
for more info.
March 26 - Kilgore
LONE STAR LUG NUTS EARLY BIRD CAR
All cars welcome! The Lone Star Lug Nuts car show benefits the
Percy R. Johnson Burn Foundation Camp (I’m Still Me).
10am-3pm. Location: Kilgore City Park. Like us on Facebook.
April 2–3, April 9–10, April 16–17, April 23–24 and April
30–May 1 - Kilgore - AVALON FAIRE…
medieval renaissance and pyratical adventure of magic, wonder,
and excitement! Hidden away behind the pine curtain of East
Texas, a different world and different time exists. Time:
Saturdays 10-7; Sundays 10-6. Adults $12 & Children $6.
Location: 1076 FM 1252 W.
Like us on Facebook.
April 9 - Cooper
DELTA COUNTY FAIR, JR LIVESTOCK SHOW &
Cooper City Park; Saturday 8am-5pm. Live music all day, Pastry
Cook-off, Firemen’s Competition, pet clinic, Kids Zone, food &
craft vendors, Hamburger Luncheon, live-stock show and fun for
all ages! For info: Delta County Chamber of Commerce: (903)
April 15-17 - Dayton
OLE TYME DAYS...
Enjoy indoor &
outdoor arts/crafts booths, BBQ Cook-off, Junior Chili
Cook-off, pageant, car show, antique tractor show & more. Held
at Dayton Community Center. FREE admission. (936) 402-2419.
April 16 - Henderson
SIP AND SHOP 2016...
Enjoy free Texas wine tastings, beers & sweet tea as you
explore unique stores in historic downtown Henderson.
Antiques, clothing, home décor, children's items, jewelry &
one-of-a-kind items abound on our four Main streets starting
at 2pm! A free outdoor concert completes your evening with
novelty food trucks & local eateries.
April 16 & 17 - Edom
APRIL IN EDOM...
old-fashioned small town street festival. Unique hand-made
items, tasty fair food, live music, pet parade and contest,
children’s activities, classic car show & more, all amongst a
backdrop of the quaint artists’ colony of Edom, TX. 10am to
5pm daily. Downtown. Call 844-6EdomTx, Ext. 3, or go to
April 14–16 - Kirbyville
Come to beautifully-forested East Texas the third weekend in
April to enjoy Kirbyville’s home-town parade, carnival,
entertainment, pet show, music, auction and arts & crafts at
Magnolia Park. (409) 423-6500.
April 23 - Seven
ANNUAL CEDAR CREEK FESTIVAL...
Enjoy 100 booths selling merchandise, promoting local
businesses & showcasing organizations, live music, children's
activities, food/beverages and square dance demo. Free
admission. 12pm-6pm. Cedar Creek Brewery, 336 E. Cedar Creek
April 27–May 1 - Port Neches
PORT NECHES RIVERFEST...
Enjoy “Thunder on the Neches” Tunnel Boat Races, plus
carnival, crafts, talent show, horseshoes, fireworks, food
vendors, talent show, 3-on-3 tournament, car show and more.
Held at Port Neches Waterfront Park.
www.portnecheschamber.com. (409) 722-9154 or (409)
722-9155. Follow us on Facebook - PortNechesRiverFest.
May 13–15 - Huntsville
29th GENERAL SAM HOUSTON FOLK
Celebrate the life & times of General Sam Houston as the 15
acre grounds of the Sam Houston Memorial Museum are
transformed into a frontier settlement. Enjoy period
re-enactors, a kid’s tent, pony rides, life skills
demonstrations, craft vendors, historic tours, music, dancing
and more! NEW: Admission includes the 17th Annual Texas State
Knife & Tomahawk Championship.
Free remote parking/shuttle.
June 11 - Jacksonville
32nd TOMATO FEST...
Enjoy many tomato activities, including Salsa Contest, Tomato
Eating Contest, Tomato Peeling Contest, 200 vendors, Got
Talent Contest, Chili’s street dance, entertainment, history
display, Farmer’s Market, gospel concert, soccer/tennis
tournaments and lots more. Free admission. Contact
Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce: (903) 586-2217 or