Nacogdoches Junior Forum will host Holiday in the Pines November 17th-19th at the Nacogdoches County Civic Center. The Civic Center is located on the West Loop in Nacogdoches as part of the Expo Center.

The shopping extravaganza will kick off Thursday, November 17th with One HIP Night, an exclusive shopping experience.  One HIP Night tickets are $25 and include a two-day pass to all shopping on Friday and Saturday.   Early shopping will begin for these ticketholders at 6 p.m. Thursday and continue until 9 p.m., with beverages and hors d'oeuvres being served throughout the evening.  VIP shopping begins Friday, November 18th at 9am.  Ticket cost is $10 and includes a two-day pass for the remainder of HIP. Regular market shopping is Friday, November 18th from 11 am – 8 pm and Saturday, November 19th from 9 am – 5 pm.  Ticket cost for regular market shopping is $7. Children six and under are free.  

Tickets are available online at and in Nacogdoches at International Tours and Cruises, M&S Pharmacy, Macy May, BancorpSouth - North Street, House of Traditions, Commercial Bank of Texas - North Street, and in Lufkin at Beard Fine Jewelers. You may also contact any Nacogdoches Junior Forum member.

We would like to thank all of our wonderful sponsors for their generous donations and continued support. Our sponsors help make Holiday in the Pines a great success, which funds our service projects throughout the year.

Holiday in the Pines is a collection of more than 60 specialty stores and shops from coast-to-coast gathered for holiday shopping in a festive atmosphere. The Nacogdoches Civic Center is transformed into a holiday wonderland. While you sample tasty food items, mingle with your friends, and shop for Christmas, YOU will be contributing to NJF’s mission to help make Nacogdoches a better community for everyone. The net profits of Holiday in the Pines go directly back into the Nacogdoches community through grants to non-profit organizations throughout the county.

Nacogdoches Junior Forum is a non-profit women’s service organization that promotes the mission of improving the lives of people in the Nacogdoches community through civic, educational, and fundraising endeavors. Since 2002, Nacogdoches Junior Forum has contributed $575,000 to charitable organizations in the Nacogdoches community. Since 1975, Nacogdoches Junior Forum has supported a wide variety of important organizations both financially and through volunteer service. Membership in Nacogdoches Junior Forum is open to all women over the age of 25 who live in Nacogdoches County. If you would like more information about joining NJF, our grant process or being part of Holiday in the Pines, log on to for additional information.