Azaela blooms at SFA University

Nacogdoches

Travel Region

Piney Woods

Population

33,000

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 Symphony Orchestra

Sept. 21

Enjoy an evening watching the Stephen F. Austin State University Symphony Orchestra perform chamber ...

SFA Symphony Orchestra

Oct. 26

Enjoy an evening watching the Stephen F. Austin State University Symphony Orchestra perform chamber ...

SFA A Capella Choir

Oct. 15

Enjoy an evening watching the Stephen F. Austin State University A Capella Choir perform. The A Capp...

SFA Swingin' Axes and Aces in Concert

Nov. 12

Come enjoy a performance by Stephen F. Austin State University's two jazz bands, The Swingin' Axes a...

SFA Symphony Orchestra

Nov. 30

Enjoy an evening watching the Stephen F. Austin State University Symphony Orchestra perform chamber ...

Wassail Fest

Nov. 27

Downtown merchants are competing for bragging rights for the best holiday brew during Wassail Fest, ...

Merry Christmas Market

Nov. 12-13

Downtown Nacogdoches merchants have put together a fun, two-day Christmas shopping event. Vendors fr...

Holiday in the Pines

Nov. 18-20

More than 60 specialty stores from coast to coast gather for holiday shopping in a festive atmospher...

SFA Jazz at the Brewery

Oct. 1

Join the SFA Jazz Band as they perform at the Fredonia Brewery in downtown Nacogdoches....

Ghosts of Millard's Crossing

Oct. 29

This family-friendly event has costume contests, haunted hayrides, food trucks, and fortune tellers....

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