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Journey Through Bethlehem

Dec. 6-7

Relive the life and time of Jesus' birth. Journey Through Bethlehem is a multi-denominational presen...

Houston Family Christmas

Dec. 7

Enjoy historical demonstrations around the museum grounds, learn about life on the Houston farm and ...

Jefferson

Jefferson Candlelight Tour of Homes

Dec. 5-7, 12-14

Enjoy narrated tours of historic homes (normally not open to the public) lavishly decorated for an o...

Johnson City

A Frontier Christmas

Dec. 7

Commemorating the 50th anniversary of the park, take a free bus to the Johnson Settlement and visit ...

Lake Jackson

Abner Jackson Plantation Tour

Dec. 7

Visit the historic archeological site of Maj. Abner Jackson, the namesake of the city of Lake Jackso...

Abner Jackson Plantation Site Tour

Jan. 4

Visit the historic archeological site of Maj. Abner Jackson, the namesake of the city of Lake Jackso...

Abner Jackson Plantation Site Tour

Feb. 1

Visit the historic archeological site of Maj. Abner Jackson, the namesake of the city of Lake Jackso...

Lampasas

Holiday Tour of Homes

Dec. 8

Tour five homes of Lampasas residents, benefitting funds for the Lampasas County Museum's programs. ...

Lubbock

High and Dry Photography Exhibit

Nov. 25-Jan. 31

Celebrate the unique beauty of the world’s arid and semiarid landscapes. Since 2001, the Office of...

Candlelight at the Ranch

Dec. 13-14

Visitors step into a "living Christmas card" when the 41st annual Candlelight at the Ranch recreates...

Mckinney

Holiday Tour of Homes

Dec. 7

Tour a collection of private homes in the famed historic district of McKinney, all dressed up for th...

New Braunfels

Pony Express Ride

Dec. 7

At this annual event, the Gruene Historic District receives Pony Express riders from the Heritage Tr...

Ozona

Remembering Crockett County Veterans Exhibit

Nov. 1-Dec. 7

Each year, the Crockett County Museum honors our veterans both past and present with an exhibit feat...

Palestine

Hearth and Tinsel Holiday Home Tour

Dec. 7

Take a tour of five homes with varying architectural styles from years gone by. Tickets available at...

Plano

Lantern Light Celebration

Dec. 7-17

Stroll around four acres amid the glow of lantern light and delight in wagon rides, historic demonst...

Richmond

Saturday Spotlight: Candle-Making

Nov. 16

Make candles to prepare for winter at the 1830s Jones Stock Farm. Walk through this important 19th c...

Before Thanksgiving was Thanksgiving Historic Lunch

Nov. 30

Though Thanksgiving as we know it is one of our more modern holidays, its roots lie in the harvest f...

Christmas in the Park

Dec. 7, 14, 21

The history of Christmas comes to George Ranch Historical Park this year. Travel through Christmases...

Campfire Christmas

Dec. 14, 21

Journey back in time at this one-of-a-kind immersive program. The format features tours at each of t...

Children's Campfire Christmas

Dec. 20

The children’s Campfire Christmas is back this year with a new batch of Christmas fun. Participate...

New Year's Eve Historical Bash

Dec. 31

A special New Year's Eve bash will be held on Dec. 31. Prepare for the countdown with historical mas...

Rockport

Caroling at the Mansion and Light Up The Town

Dec. 14

Fulton Mansion celebrates the Christmas season with a sing-along of carolers by candlelight outside ...

Rockport-fulton

Christmas Tour of Historic Homes

Dec. 7-8

Private homes and historic venues in Fulton and Rockport open their doors to the public, and docen...

San Angelo

Christmas at Old Fort Concho

Dec. 6-8

Experience three days of shopping, food, entertainment, living history, and special holiday displays...

Buffalo Soldier Heritage Day

Feb. 23

Celebrate the famed black troops of the western frontier with a historical talk, displays, and livin...

San Antonio

A Homemade Christmas at the Alamo

Dec. 7

Join the Alamo to explore what the holiday season would have looked like on the Texas frontier. This...

Western Heritage Parade and Cattle Drive

Feb. 1

Step back in time and celebrate Texas at this kick-off to the San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo. The ...

Texas Trail Roundup

Feb. 21-23

Put on your walking shoes and get ready to explore San Antonio on foot. This three-day event offers ...

Commemoration of the Battle of the Alamo

Feb. 23-March 6

Join the Alamo to honor the anniversary of the 1836 Battle of the Alamo with 13 days of special even...

Seguin

Martin Luther King, Jr. March

Jan. 21

The Martin Luther King, Jr. Committee is proud to keep up the tradition of celebrating this holiday ...

Sherman

Martin Luther King Jr. Day Parade

Jan. 18

The Martin Luther King Jr. parade will be held at noon and all churches, civic and social groups, an...

Stonewall

LBJ Tree Lighting

Dec. 15

Celebrating its 50th year, this annual holiday event was started by President and Mrs. Johnson. It h...

Sugar Land

Heritage Hike

Dec. 14

This historic walking tour takes you back to the time when Sugar Land was a company town, with virtu...

Heritage Hike

Jan. 11

This historic walking tour takes you back to the time when Sugar Land was a company town, with virtu...

Heritage Hike

Feb. 8

This historic walking tour takes you back to the time when Sugar Land was a company town, with virtu...


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