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2018 Trail Events

Tours:

Enjoy a free guided tour of the Ruby M. Mize Azalea Garden every Saturday during the season from 1-4 p.m. For group tours of the garden or the Azalea Trail, please contact the Nacogdoches Convention and Visitors Bureau at 888-564-7351.

SFA Garden Lecture Series

March 8, 2018
7 p,m., Ina Brundrett Conservation Education Center, 2900 Raguet St.
The Theresa and Les Reeves Lecture Series welcomes special guest Frantisek Majs, SFA Soils Laboratory Director. "Everything you wanted to know about composting but were afraid to ask." The lecture will take place in the Ina Brundrett Conservation Education Center at the Pineywoods Native Plant Center.

Family Portraits in the Azaleas

March 16-17, 2018
Capture the beautiful sights of Nacogdoches' one-of-a-kind azalea season with 30-minute family portrait sessions hosted by G Patterson Photographic Studio & Gallery. Click here for more information and to schedule your appointment today. 

Little Princess Tea Party

March 24, 2018
10 a.m. & 12:30 p.m.; Ruby M. Mize Azalea Garden, South of Johnson Coliseum on University Dr.
Introduce your favorite little girl to the beauty and joy of the garden at the annual Little Princess Tea Party. Enjoy refreshments, party favors and entertainment. Seating is limited. Tickets are $30 per person. To purchase tickets call (936) 468-1832.

Main Street Shop and Stroll

March 24, 2018
10 a.m.- 3 p.m., Downtown
Stroll the red brick streets of downtown and see what fabulous wares our unique merchants have to offer, including specials, sales and door prizes. For more information, please call (936) 559-2573.

Nacogdoches Farmer's Market Spring Fling

March 24, 2018
8 a.m. - 2 p.m., Nacogdoches Farmer's Market, 107 Pearl St.
Kick off spring in Texas' Oldest Town with live music on two stages, food vendors, children's activities, and so much more. For more information, please call (936) 213-0640.

SFA Garden Gala Day Plant Sale

April 7, 2018
9 a.m.-2 p.m., SFA Pineywoods Native Plant Center, 2900 Raguet St.
Shop a variety of rare Texas natives, heirlooms, perennials and exclusive SFA introductions at the annual SFA Garden Gala Day Plant Sale. For more information, please call (936) 468-4404.

SFA Garden Lecture Series

April 12, 2018
7 p,m., Ina Brundrett Conservation Education Center, 2900 Raguet St.
The Theresa and Les Reeves Lecture Series welcomes special guest Amanda McWhirt from the University of Arkansas. "I have a thorny issue to discuss: Blackberry Basics." The lecture will take place in the Ina Brundrett Conservation Education Center at the Pineywoods Native Plant Center.

Azalea Art Day

April 14, 2018
10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Sterne-Hoya House Museum and Library located at 211 S Lanana St. 
Come and take part in several art projects, including some with historic roots, centered around the beautiful azaleas grown on the property. Projects will include flower pounding, bubble painting, sun catchers, painting the fence and more. Most activities are messy, so please dress accordingly. Also included this year, rock painting. This event is free and open to the public. Click here for more information. 

The Old Stone Fort Bike Ride

April 14, 2018
Take a scenic 10-mile, 30-mile or 63-mile ride through the oldest town in Texas at the inaugural Old Stone Fort Bike Ride. Once you cross the finish line, enjoy local food, live music and more. This a great pre-training event for the Memorial Ironman Texas. For more information or to register, click here