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Upcoming Events in Piney Woods


Young Texas Artists

March 7-9

Young Texas Artists is dedicated to encouraging excellence in young Texas musicians, inspiring their...

Rising Stars and Legends of Texas

March 9-16

The event kicks off its third year with a weeklong celebration of the arts and culture. It brings th...

Sound of Texas Music Series featuring Pam Tillis

March 16

Pam Tillis will be performing her great country hits. ...

Montgomery County Fair & Rodeo

March 29-April 7

This 10-day event features two Texas country concerts, an amazing CPRA rodeo, and carnival, plus fai...


"Cinderella" by the Russian National Ballet

Feb. 17

The Piney Woods Fine Arts Association presents the Russian National Ballet's performance of "Cindere...

Blood, Sweat, and Tears in Concert

March 9

A 21st-century version of one of the music world’s most popular bands; Blood, Sweat & Tears is the...

Lee Ann Womack in Concert

April 6

East Texas native, Lee Ann Womack is a country music singer and songwriter, upholding the classic Na...


East Texas Gusher Days

April 19-20

This is the 34th annual event. Enjoy a variety of events inspired by the nostalgia of the Oil boom i...

Apron Strings

May 11

Join the Antique District on Mothers Day weekend as it looks at the history of the apron from necess...


Texas Independence Day & Sam Houston's Birthday Celebration

March 2

A special ceremony will take place to honor General Sam Houston at his gravesite in Oakwood Cemetery...

Rusty, Chippy, Vintage, Hippy and Garden Show

March 9-10

Brings an antique, vintage, and re-Purpose wonderland to this little corner of East Texas....

Walker County Fair & Rodeo

March 21-30

This event showcases a wide range of agricultural and livestock products and services, craft items, ...

Herb Festival

March 30

Sponsored by the Texas Thyme Unit of The Herb Society of America, the Herb Festival has a large sele...

Cinco De Mayo Festival

May 4

Celebrate with live performances, food and drink vendors, Latin cuisine, dancing, arts and craft ven...

Airing of the Quilts

May 4

One of Texas’ oldest outdoor quilt show and market....

East Texas Folk Festival

May 17-19

Step back in time to the 1800's and enjoy folklife demonstrations, children's activities, cultural d...


KilGogh Arts Festival

March 29-31

In its seventh year, Kilgore’s annual arts festival has expanded to a three-day event which provid...

Lone Star Lugnuts Car Show

March 30

The famous car show is back again. Between 150 and 200 vehicles are expected for this year’s annua...

Avalon Faire

March 30-April 28

Experience medieval renaissance in the Piney Woods. From jousting knights and artisans to food and d...

Fridays After 5

April 5, May 3, June 7, Aug. 2, Sept. 6

A Kilgore highlight that takes place the first Friday of April, May, June, August, and September. It...

Kilgore College Rangerette Revels

April 10-13

Revels is the Rangerettes' annual spring show and the culmination of their performing season. The sh...

Easter Egg Helicopter Drop

April 20

Join in the fun with bounce houses, face painting, Kilgore fire trucks, and the egg-citing helicopte...


Liberty Opry

Dec. 8, 29, Jan. 12, 26, Feb. 2, 9, 23

Enjoy live, family-oriented musical entertainment with a different theme on every show. Popular them...

Liberty Jubilee

March 22-23

This festival features arts and crafts, food, music and entertainment, a barbecue cookoff, photo con...


Selah in Concert

Feb. 21

Unmatched talent, a passion for ministry, and a deep love for the church—for 20 years these have b...

"Celtic Nights: Oceans of Hope"

Mar. 10

This production tells an epic story through song, music, and dance. This memorable journey takes the...

"Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood: King for a Day"

Mar. 17

Based on the hit PBS Kids TV series, this delightful musical appeals to all ages. Not only is this p...

Black Violin in Concert

Mar. 21

With their signature blend of classical and hip-hop, these inspirational young musicians with a worl...

Pilobolus Performing "Shadowland: The New Experience"

Apr. 9

Performing for sold-out crowds around the globe, Pilobolus performs their unique take on modern danc...

"Finding Neverland" National Broadway Tour

June 12

Leave the world behind and visit Neverland with this family friendly production, winner of Broadway....


Square Dancing

Jan. 7-Dec. 30

Join in on square dancing every Monday night with national caller Tim Tyl....

Mainstream Extravaganza

May 24-26

Enjoy a weekend of square dancing with national callers Tim Tyl and Jerry Junck. ...


Azalea Trail

March 15-April 15

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

SFA Gardens Spring Plant Sale

April 6

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


Mardi Gras Parade

Feb. 23

Enjoy beautiful floats and catch beads, candy, and moon pies during the Mardi Gras Parade. Kids and ...

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