September 9 & 16 - Buffalo
BUFFALO STAMPEDE & BARBEQUE
Enjoy the Stampede BBQ cook-off at Shelly Pate Park on
Saturday, Sept 9 and the Stampede Festival on Saturday, Sept
16 at Harriman Park with kid's games, arts & crafts, food
vendors, horseshoe pitching tournament, and tons of fun! (903)
322-5810. POB 207, Buffalo TX 75831.
September 15–17, October 13–15, November 17–19 - Livingston
THIRD MONDAY TRADE DAYS...
Discover a wide array of Trade Days treasures at Pedigo Park
on Hwy 59 Bypass! Original handcrafted artworks, collectibles,
crafts, antiques & foods. Open each Friday thru Sunday before
the third Monday each month year-round. Free admission. Booths
available. Call 1-877-ubhookd, or visit
September 16 - Avinger
5th ANNUAL AVINGER WINE FESTIVAL…
A celebration of Texas wines, artisan foods, local artists &
Festival entrance is free. Admission to the Wine Garden $5.
Held on the grounds of a downtown historic home at the corner
of Pine & Church streets. This charitable fundraiser is
presented by CRESS Community Foundation & Avinger Area Chamber
September 22–23 – Commerce
BOIS D'ARC BASH...
"The Bois d'Arc Capital of Texas" - 32nd Annual Bash Downtown.
Saturday: Arts & crafts, food, music, games, 5K run, parade,
golf tournament, carnival, Texas wine tasting, and Sept 16
Miss Bois d'Arc Pageant.
firstname.lastname@example.org. (903) 886-3950.
September 30 & October 7 - DeKalb
Enjoy two Saturdays of events this Fall! Saturday in the Park
Sept 30 includes chili cook-off, 5K, stick-horse races, eating
contests, tournaments & more at the City Park. On Oct 7,
Downtown presents living history, art & quilt shows, carnival,
Gaga pit, parade, magic show, Jamboree, Cinderfella's pageant,
live entertainment, kid's activities, 4 city blocks of
vendors, Jeep show & much more! For details:
October 7 - Huntsville
43rd ANNUAL FAIR ON THE SQUARE...
The historic downtown square features a huge arts & crafts
show, all-day Saturday live entertainment, food court, Kids
Korner, popular beer garden, wine tasting, and much more, all
with free admission. Also enjoy Friday night's FREE concert
with country singer Cody Joe Hodges.
www.faironthesquare.com. (936) 295-8113.
October 7 - Center
EAST TEXAS POULTRY FEST...
Come to the Downtown Center Square for a 3-day carnival, food
booths, arts & crafts booths, live entertainment, cheer
competition, poultry judging & auction, art, photography and
quilt show and lots more. For information:
www.shelbycountychamber.com; (936) 598-3682 or
October 14 - Madisonville
16th TEXAS MUSHROOM FESTIVAL…
Featuring Texas craft beers & wines, 240 booths, live musical
entertainment, classic car show, Kids Zone, contests, Shiitake
5K & more. Downtown Courthouse Square. 10am-5pm. For more
www.TexasMushroomFestival.com, or call (877) 908-8808.
October 14 - Hawkins
HAWKINS OIL FESTIVAL...
Downtown offers a flashback to the 50s & 60s when oil was king
with "Vision 20-20: Seizing Our Future While Building on Our
Past" in 2017. Waffle breakfast, 5K run, petting zoo, parade,
antique car show, children's inflatables, great food, street
dance & Battle of the Bands. Have some good ol' East Texas
www.hawkinschamber.org. (903) 769-4482.
October 19–22 - Tyler
TEXAS ROSE FESTIVAL...
Come celebrate the Rose at the 84th Annual Texas Rose
Festival. Ceremonial events include the Queen's Coronation,
rose show, Queen's Tea & Rose Parade. In addition, there will
be a crafts fair, horticulture workshops, art show & much
October 20–21 - Woodville
29th ANNUAL HARVEST FESTIVAL...
Experience an old-time East Texas folk-life celebration at
Heritage Village Museum's outdoor complex of historic
buildings. Bluegrass music, Civil War reenactment, buggy &
wagon exhibit, ethnic dance performances, blacksmithing,
pioneer crafts, furniture-making, quilting, folk artists,
food, spinning & more.
www.heritage-village.org. (409) 283-2272.
October 26–29 - Groves
GROVES PECAN FESTIVAL...
Queen's pageant, treasure hunt, carnival, musical
entertainment, cooking contest, pecan toss, pie-eating
competition, craft & food booths and a parade. (800) 876-3631
or (409) 962-3631.
October 28 - Sulphur Springs
48th WORLD CHAMPION HOPKINS
COUNTY STEW CONTEST...
Featuring 165+ cooking teams stirring up stew over open wood
fires in huge cast iron pots on Saturday of Fall Fest. All you
can eat 10:30am. Buford City Park. (903) 885-6515.
November 18 - Crockett
36th ANNUAL CHRISTMAS IN CROCKETT...
Enjoy the Christmas feeling on the Saturday before
Thanksgiving with over 200 arts & crafts booths, along with
food vendors, entertainment, kid's activities and more.
10am-5pm. For additional info, contact Crockett Chamber of
Commerce: (936) 544-2359.
November 25 - Kirbyville
30th ANNUAL CHRISTMAS IN THE
Come to beautifully-forested East Texas the Saturday after
Thanksgiving to enjoy Kirbyville's hometown festival with food
& craft booths, photos with Santa, small train ride,
entertainment, games, and more at Magnolia Park. (409)
April 21–22, 2018 - Edom
14th ANNUAL APRIL IN EDOM...
As an Ole Fashion Street Fair, Hwy 279 & CR314, this craft,
folk street fair is
for adults, kids & pets!
Vendors get Early-Bird rate for Apps in by Oct 1. Info: