Home Of Texas’ Largest Azalea Garden
Plus more than 20 miles of Azalea Trails through beautifully manicured residential districts.

TourGuided Tours of the Ruby M. Mize Azalea Garden
March 7, 14, 21, & 28

Free guided tours of the garden are offered every Saturday in March 1-4 p.m. For group tours of the garden or the Azalea Trail, please contact the Nacogdoches Convention and Visitors Bureau at 936-564-7351 or 1-888-OLDEST-TOWN.

Azalea Society of America Convention
March 26, 2015

The 2015 national Azalea Society of America convention, co-hosted by the Stephen F. Austin State University SFA Gardens and the Texas Chapter of the ASA, is coming to town for our best weekend azalea bloom time—March 26-29. Five speakers will discuss hunting for, growing, and gardening with azaleas. We will visit four SFA Gardens, including the Ruby M. Mize Azalea Garden, the largest in Texas, and six private gardens in town. Read all about the offerings and registration information—including ASA new member ($30/yr) application—at the following links: www.sfagardens.sfasu.edu www.nacogdochesazaleas.org or the national ASA Web pages www.azaleas.org

Main Street Shop and Stroll
March 28, 2015
11 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 936-559-2507.

Little Princess Garden Party
March 28, 2015
10:00 a.m. & 12:30 p.m.; Ruby M. Mize Azalea Garden at SFA

Princess PartyIntroduce your favorite little girl to the beauty and joy of the garden at this special party. Enjoy refreshments, party favors, and entertainment planned to delight you and spark her imagination. Bring your camera to capture this day. Dress: Let her wear her favorite princess, fairy or garden party costume. Very limited seating. Tickets are $25 each, adults and children. For tickets, please call 936.468.1832. PLEASE NOTE: To purchase tickets March 16-20, you may call 936.468.4129.

A Bloomin' Good Volkswagen Show
March 28, 2015
8 a.m.- 2 p.m., Festival Plaza

See up to 100 vintage Volkswagens- from mild to wild. Admission is free; donations are welcome. Sponsored by the East Texas VEE-DUB Chapter of the Vintage VW Club of America.

Nacogdoches Farmer's Market Spring Fling Saturday
March 28, 2015
8 a.m. - 12 p.m., Nacogdoches Farmer's Market

Kick off spring in Texas' Oldest Town with live entertainment, children's activities, vendors galore and so much more. For more information, please call 936-559-2507.

SFA Garden Gala Day and Plant Sale
April 11, 2015
9 a.m. to 2 p.m., SFA Pineywoods Native Plant Center, 2900 Raguet St

A wide variety of hard-to-find, "Texas tough" plants will be available, including new introductions, Texas natives, heirlooms, perennials and exclusive SFA introductions. Plants are extensively trailed in the gardens before being offered to the public. Benefits the SFA Gardens and its educational programs, which reach more than 15,000 students of all ages each year. The public is encouraged to arrive early and bring a wagon. For more information, call (936) 468-4404, or visit http://arboretum.sfasu.edu and click on "upcoming events."

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