Tourism

MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET Rockin’ Lufkin April 21 & 22
LUFKIN, TX. Imagine Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, and Carl Perkins together. The year is 1956, when a twist of fate brings these legendary icons to the Sun...
THE PASSING ZONE at the Temple Theater April 10th
LUFKIN, TX. Jon Wee and Owen Morse have performed for Prince Charles, with Tony Bennett, and opened for Bob Hope and Bill Cosby, been in movies, The Addams Family Movie,...
TJC plans first Festival of the Arts, April 10-17
The 10-day festival is collaboration of TJC’s art, music, theater, speech, dance, honors, and visual communications departments, as well as The Bell Tower Arts Journal,...
TEXAS HIGHWAYS MAGAZINE WELCOMES SPRING WITH COLORFUL WILDFLOWER ISSUE
AUSTIN – The April issue of Texas Highways is bursting with beauty as “The Spectacular Wow!” guides readers to four stunning wildflower drives....


The Stan Kenton Legacy Orchestra 4/12 at the Temple Theater
LUFKIN, TX. It’s a reunion of sorts – as alumni from the 1956-1978 Stan Kenton Orchestras come together touring the United States and the world, to entertain and educate...
Cole Art Center open during spring break, hosting receptions
NACOGDOCHES, Texas – The Stephen F. Austin State University School of Art and its art galleries will host a closing reception for two exhibitions currently showing at The...
TMA Saddles Up for Lynda Lanker’s Tough By Nature March 29-July 12
(TYLER, TX) – Acclaimed artist Lynda Lanker’s singular take on a vanishing way of life – and the spirit and stories of the women who shaped it – comes to the Tyler Museum...
THE PASSING ZONE at the Temple Theater April 10th
LUFKIN, TX. Can Jon Wee and Owen Morse save the world through laughter and dangerous stunts? It can’t hurt to try, so that’s exactly what they are going to do! The...
Young Audiences of Northeast Texas Honors Arts Educators
TYLER, TX - Young Audiences of Northeast Texas announces the 2015 Arts in Education Awards Event and invites the public to submit candidates for the Arts Teaching...
2014 Hotel Occupancy Tax Shows Steady Increase
NACOGDOCHES – The City of Nacogdoches recently released hotel occupancy tax figures from the last quarter of 2014, and they continue to show a steady increase since January...
San Jacinto Monument
The San Jacinto grounds, Museum and Monument are only closed December 24 and 25, so please keep this wonderful state park in mind for holiday activities. And yes, the...
DPS Urges Texans to Practice Safe Driving Habits During...
AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is urging Texans to drive responsibly and take extra precautions to help keep roadways safe during the heavily...
TPWD News Digest for November 6-13, 2014
Upcoming events are located under “Briefs”) www.tpwd.texas.gov/newsmedia/releases/, on our Facebook page http://on.fb.me/14mXM2T, or our twitter sites @tpwdnews, @tpwdhunt...
Theatre TJC presents ‘Elektra’
Through her long years of powerless rage against her mother and stepfather, who murdered her father King Agamemnon, Elektra has been sustained only by the belief that her...
Jazz Ambassadors to perform in Crockett
The internationally acclaimed Jazz Ambassadors of Washington, DC will continue its long tradition of presenting free public performances when it appears at the Crockett...