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 - Book online at www.escapenac.com. Use promotional code BLUEBERRY25 at checkout to receive a $7 discount per person. Use promotional code BLUEBERRY150 at checkout to receive a private room for $150 (8 to 10 people.)
Glass Castles - (June 5-8 and June 12) Offering free daily tours. Groups of 8 or more are asked to call ahead.
Meadow Ridge Archery and Gun - Archers will have the chance to pop "blueberry" balloons for a chance to win several prizes including membership.
Red House Winery - Pick up a bottle of blueberry balsamic vinegar or other custom olive oils.
Zip Nac - Mention the 2018 Blueberry Festival for $10 off or bring four or more people to receive a 25 percent discount. Must call (936) 645-5094 for reservation.
Thursday, June 7
Anna Stockdale performing live at Nine Flags Bar - More Info
Nacogdoches Public Library - Learn how to make blueberry butter and crepes during a cooking class beginning at 5:30 p.m. - More Info
Rock Painting in the Park with the Nacogdoches Parks Advocacy League - 6 to 8 p.m. at Banita Creek Park located at 501 Pearl St. - More Info
Pickin' on the Square - Bring your instruments and create music with new friends from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Occurring in Regions Bank and downstairs in the Charles Bright Visitors Center.
Music and Mimosas with live music by Larry Greer at the 1st City Cafe - 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. More Info
Texas Size Bling - Stop by to spin a wheel for a deal - enjoy various discounts and more throughout the store.
Yarnia - Come celebrate National Knitting Day and knit on the historic downtown streets of Nacogdoches.
Blueberry Jam - Enjoy live music from more than five bands, food trucks, drinks from local vendors and more! More Info
Oldest Town in Texas Roadshow - 7 p.m. at the Old Tobacco Warehouse - More Info
Sunday, June 10
Brunch at 1st City Cafe at the Fredonia Hotel and Convention Center - 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.
Olde Town Photo Walk with House of Photography - 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Experience historic Nacogdoches and learn more about photography from a professional photographer and university professor. Greg is a nationally published photographer with over 30 years experience. He has taught photography for over 20 years at Stephen F. Austin to an estimated 1000+ students.
The Olde Town Photo Walk is an excellent opportunity for all ages and is family friendly. (Full refund in case of inclement weather.)