Tourism

SAN ANTONIO CLAIMS TOP SPOT ON TEXAS HIGHWAYS READERS’ CHOICE TOP...
SAN ANTONIO — In celebration of its 40th anniversary, Texas Highways magazine today announced San Antonio as No. 1 in the countdown of Texas Top 40 favorite destinations as...
LUFKIN CONVENTION AND VISITORS BUREAU LAUNCHES NEW WEBSITE
The Lufkin Convention and Visitors Bureau has launched its redesigned website, visitlufkin.com, with a fresh new look and engaging features that showcase everything Lufkin...
TEXAS HIGHWAYS REVEALS NO.3, NO.2 ON READERS’ CHOICE TEXAS TOP 40...
AUSTIN — In celebration of its 40th anniversary, Texas Highways magazine announced another round of the Texas Top 40 favorite destinations as chosen by its readers. The...
PINES THEATER 2015 SEASON TICKETS AVAILABLE SOON
Tickets for The Pines Theater's 2015 season, "Timeless Classics and New Favorites," go on sale this month, and Tara Watson Watkins, executive director of the Lufkin...
Early Bird Tickets
NACOGDOCHES – Texas Music Magazine is pleased to announce the inaugural Big Nac Music Festival March 5-8, 2015. Early-bird tickets are on sale now at www.bignac.com.  The...
TEXAS MONTHLY OIL AND GAS STATISTICS
JULY PERMITS TO DRILL The Railroad Commission of Texas issued a total of 2,419 original drilling permits in July 2014 compared to 1,843 in July 2013. The July total...
‘Nutcracker’ auditions Sept. 6 at TJC
Attention, aspiring sugar plum fairies and dancing mice. The Tyler Junior College Academy of Dance’s 26th presentation of Tchaikovsky’s classic ballet, “The Nutcracker” is...
TJC’s Harmony & Understanding announces 2014-15 roster
Tyler Junior College’s premier performance group Harmony & Understanding is tuning up for the 2014-15 year. This year’s roster includes: Mark Becker, Jacksonville;...
Poetry Contest
The 2014 East Texas Fall Festival of Poetry will offer nearly $ 2,000 in awards this year to be presented at the annual Fall Festival of Poetry banquet. The contest...
Visitors Can Tour Caprock Canyons State Park on New Shuttle
QUITAQUE — Caprock Canyons State Park has a new tourism shuttle, the Doodlebug. Named for the passenger train that in the 1930s transported its riders to various...
Sea Rim State Park Enjoying Rebirth on the Upper Coast
SABINE PASS – Sea Rim State Park on the upper Texas coast has been reborn after being battered and inundated by two hurricanes in the past decade and now sports a host of...
Visitors Can Tour Caprock Canyons State Park on New Shuttle
QUITAQUE — Caprock Canyons State Park has a new tourism shuttle, the Doodlebug. Named for the passenger train that in the 1930s transported its riders to various...
Keep Cool Paddling Texas Trails – July Outdoor Activity of the Month
A Video News Report is now available on our site called “Keep Cool Paddling Texas.” It's one of the fastest growing segments of outdoor recreation in the state. And now,...
Sea Rim State Park Rebirth – Grand Reopening After Hurricanes
A Video News Report is now available on our site called “Sea Rim Rebirth.” After nearly a decade, Sea Rim State Park near Port Arthur is back on its feet with a new...
The Teddy Bear’s Train Ride is set for Friday, August 1!!
Boomer Beary is inviting all children to join him at The Texas State Railroad for The Teddy Bear’s Train Ride on Friday, August 1. This teddy bear-themed train...