At Veley Productions, we moved our headquarters to Henderson, TX in March of 2023. East Texas is a region of Texas that is known for its lush forests, beautiful lakes, and rich history. There are several popular events in East Texas that attract visitors from all over the state and beyond. Here are a few examples:
1. Texas Rose Festival: Held annually in Tyler, Texas, the Texas Rose Festival celebrates the blooming of the city’s famous roses. The festival includes a parade, a rose show, and other events that showcase the beauty of the roses and the city.
2. East Texas State Fair: The East Texas State Fair is held annually in Tyler, Texas, and features a wide variety of attractions, including rides, games, livestock shows, and live music performances.
3. Dogwood Festival: The Dogwood Festival is an annual event held in Palestine, Texas, that celebrates the blooming of the town’s dogwood trees. The festival includes a parade, live music, food vendors, and other attractions.
4. Yamboree: The Yamboree is an annual event held in Gilmer, Texas, that celebrates the town’s yam harvest. The festival includes a parade, a pageant, a rodeo, and other events.
5. Texas Blueberry Festival: The Texas Blueberry Festival is an annual event held in Nacogdoches, Texas, that celebrates the town’s blueberry harvest. The festival includes a parade, live music, a blueberry pancake breakfast, and other activities.
6. Red Dirt BBQ & Music Festival: This festival is held annually in Tyler, Texas, and features some of the best barbecue and live music in the region. The festival has been named one of the top barbecue events in the country.
7. Wildflower Trails: This event is held annually in Lindale, Texas, and celebrates the blooming of wildflowers in the area. Visitors can take a driving tour of the wildflowers, attend a garden show, and participate in other activities.
8. The Heritage Syrup Festival is a popular event held annually in Henderson, Texas. Visitors can watch demonstrations of syrup making, visit historical exhibits, enjoy live music and entertainment, and participate in a variety of arts and crafts activities. The festival also features a pancake breakfast, a parade, and a variety of food vendors serving up East Texas cuisine.
9. Texas Shakespeare Festival: This festival is held annually in Kilgore, Texas, and features professional productions of Shakespeare’s plays and other classic works.
10. Piney Woods Fair: This fair is held annually in Nacogdoches, Texas, and features carnival rides, livestock shows, live music, and other attractions.
These are just a few examples of the popular events that take place in East Texas throughout the year. Each event offers a unique experience that showcases the culture and heritage of the region. Veley Productions is available to support East Texas events through event management, equipment rental, and live event consulting.