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Big Cypress Corvette Classic Car Show

Big Cypress Corvette Classic Car Show   JEFFERSON- Corvette enthusiasts, start your engines and enjoy the ride. June 1 & 2, Jefferson’s first Big Cypress Corvette Classic Car Show will meet along the historic brick streets, Saturday, June 2, 11:00 a.m.-4:00 … Continue reading

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“Federals Occupy Jefferson – Confederate Forces Rally for May Battle”

Federals Occupy Jefferson- Confederate Forces Rally for May Battle

JEFFERSON- Set amidst the Spring glory of Jefferson’s “65th Annual Pilgrimage Tour of Homes & Spring Festival”, hundreds of Civil War re-enactors will answer an age-old question. Would Union troops have invaded the Port of Jefferson if they hadn’t been stopped short of Shreveport in 1864? Continue reading

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Mardi Gras Upriver

Mardi Gras Upriver Festivals Around the World Jefferson- Celebrate Mardi Gras upriver this year! Jefferson’s annual Mardi Gras Upriver celebration is just around the corner. Mardi Gras has been celebrated in Jefferson, Texas for many years. The tradition goes back … Continue reading

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Blues Powerhouse Returns to Crockett

Blues Powerhouse Returns to Crockett Courtesy Photo Crockett-  The Piney Woods Fine Arts As­sociation will host award-winning Blues artist Ruthie Foster will return to East Texas. Foster is a blues powerhouse with a hot blend of soul, blues, rock, folk and gospel. … Continue reading

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Old-Fashioned Sweet Tooth Sugarcane Event

Old-Fashioned Sweet Tooth Sugarcane Event Nacogdoches-  Watch sugarcane being pressed and made into ribbon cane syrup and enjoy fresh pancakes in the oldest town in Texas. If you love history and sweets make plans to visit the Durst-Taylor Historic House … Continue reading

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The Great Texas Ballon Race- A 32-Year-Old East Texas Tradition

The Great Texas Balloon Race – July 30th through August 1st will bring the return of the Great Texas Balloon Race (GTBR) to the East Texas Regional Airport and marks 32 years of hot–air balloon racing in Longview. Packed with events … Continue reading

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