Azaela blooms at SFA University


History plays an important role with visitors today, as do antiques, restaurants, and the nearby Tonkawa Springs—a former Boy Scout camp in the pines that offers one of the best natural swimming holes in Texas.

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Upcoming Events

SFA Gardens Spring Plant Sale

April 6

Shop for Texas-tough perennials, ornamental grasses, natives, colorful tropicals, and outstanding an...

Azalea Trail

March 15-April 15

Travel to Nacogdoches, the Garden Capital of Texas, to view the largest azalea garden in the state. ...

Texas Blueberry Festival

June 8

Jump into loads of fun at the 30th annual Texas Blueberry Festival. Find blueberry-sweet treats and ...

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