All kinds of Nacogdoches vendors and businesses are putting on their best blueberry show by offering specials and discounts specifically for the Texas Blueberry Festival weekend. From blueberry inspired drinks and cuisine to discounts that'll let you experience Texas' oldest town in all its glory, the weekend offers something for everyone. Take a look below for a list of businesses that are contributing to blueberry fun.
Discounts/Events available all week:
EscapeNac - Put your solving skills to the test! Enjoy a "Buy 2" promo at this location. For every two people participating, the third is 50-percent off. Simply call them at (936) 305-5137 and mention the deal for more information.
Red House Winery - Pick up a bottle of blueberry balsamic vinegar or other custom olive oils. Of course, don't forget to try their fabulous wines!
Thursday, June 6
Nacogdoches Public Library - Learn how to make blueberry butter and crepes during a cooking class beginning at 5:30 p.m. - More Info
Friday, June 7
Nacogdoches Public Library - Make your own Blueberry Body Scrub! Class begins at 3:30 p.m. - More Info
FREE - Catch one of two free showings of the film "Found Footage: Nacogdoches 1938" at the Cole Art Center. 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Also, enjoy a free concert by local favorite Cindy Grayson at noon. Two great art shows also will be on display within the center - also free to view.
Stop by Macy May and receive a free bracelet of your choice from their bracelet bar when you spend $40 or more.
Stop by The Mustard Seed and take advantage of the BERRY Big Book Sale from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Savings include newest titles, romance novels and cookbooks. You'll also be able to taste some of their berry best-selling dips and mixes.
Pickin' on the Square - Bring your instruments and create music with new friends from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Occurring in the Nacogdoches City Hall's council chambers and downstairs in the Charles Bright Visitors Center. More Info
Fredonia Brewery - Taste Nac's only brewery's one-of-a-kind Brewberry Cream Ale during Pints on the Patio from noon to 10 p.m. Stick around for live music throughout the day from John James and the Locals and Blindpursuit. Special glassware available in limited quantities.
Blueberry Jam Outdoor Music Concert - When the festival ends, the Blueberry Jam begins! We have got some BERRY special entertainment olined up from 6 to 9 p.m., Saturday, June 8. Multiple stage areas with performer, food trucks, alcoholic beverage stations and more! More Info
Sunday, June 9
Blueberry Brunch at the Fredonia Hotel's 1st City Cafe - 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Flag Day Parade - Stick around to view Old Glory and other flags waving proudly during this wonderful parade, which will begin at 3 p.m. at First Baptist Church on North St.