Tourism

TEXAS SELECTS ARTISTS TO REPRESENT STATE
AUSTIN, Texas - May 13, 2011 - The Texas Commission on the Arts (TCA) has announced the Texas State Legislature's appointments to the positions of state poet laureate,...
Volunteer training scheduled
The Texas State Railroad is holding two Day Out With Thomastrade; Volunteer & Staff Orientations! Anyone interested in volunteering or working as a temporary staff member...
San Antonio is gearing up
More River Walk, More Options The heart of many spring breaks revolves around the scenic River Walk-and now there's more River Walk to enjoy. San Antonio had huge success...
UT Dallas Expert Lauds IBM’s ‘Jeopardy!’ Technology as Milestone
The IBM supercomputer Watson's triumph over human contestants on the quiz show "Jeopardy!" heralds advances that could one day enable everyone to interact much more...
Dan L. Duncan Cancer Center announces 2011 community outreach play...
HOUSTON - (Feb. 15, 2011) - The Dan L. Duncan Cancer Center (www.bcm.edu/cancercenter) at Baylor College of Medicine (www.bcm.edu) remains committed to its mission...
Ghost Tours Come to Granbury, Texas
GRANBURY, TX (June 1, 2010) - Granbury, TX, voted this year's "Best City" by the Texas Travel Industry Association, now has one more tourist attraction to add to its...
Nacogdoches features walking tours
NACOGDOCHES -Downtown walking tours are back for the spring and will be offered at 10:30 a.m. each Saturday in May at the Visitor Center, located at 200 E. Main St. Tickets...
Athens Is Spring Break Central
ATHENS-Are you planning an outdoor family adventure during spring break? Athens and the Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center (TFFC) are the place to start. Athens is a great...
Out-of-State Visitors Get Free Admission at Oklahoma Museum Through...
NORMAN, OKLA. - In light of the current U.S. economy and its historic correlation to the 1930s, the Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art in Norman, Okla. premieres a new exhibition...
El Camino Real de los Tejas National Historic Trail Association...
NACOGDOCHES--El Camino Real de los Tejas National Historic Trail Association will visit Nacogdoches, Texas for a press conference on December 9 at 10 a.m. The meeting will...
Celebrate an Old-Fashioned Christmas at Millard’s Crossing
NACOGDOCHES - For many, the "Old Fashioned Christmas" at Millard's Crossing Historic Village is an annual tradition which is now in its 16th year. "We wouldn't miss it for...
Texas State Railroad Heads to the North Pole!
Palestine, TX - The Texas State Railroad is headed to the North Pole! All Aboard The Polar Expresstrade; Train Ride for an unforgettable journey departing the Palestine...
Edgewood Heritage Fest Honors 1900 East Texas
Edgewood - The 33rd annual Edgewood Heritage Festival all day on Nov. 14 celebrates yesteryear in one of East Texas' most unique treasures, with more than 20 authentically...
New website to help blaze Louisiana's culinary trails
Baton Rouge, LA (September 30, 2009) - Visitors to Louisiana can now plan their dinning itinerary ahead of time online at www.LouisianaCulinaryTrails.com, courtesy of the...
Theater TJC presents The Venue Sept. 19
The Venue will be held 9-11 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 19, in Jean Browne Theatre on the Tyler Junior College campus. Sponsored by Theatre TJC and Green Acres College...