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 5, 12, 19, & 26

Enjoy a free guided tour of the garden 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.

Main Street Shop and Stroll
March 26, 2016
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.

A Bloomin' Good Volkswagen Show
April 02, 2016
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
April 02, 2016
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 Plant Sale and Earth Day Celebration
April 02, 2016
9 am -2 pm, SFA Pineywoods Native Plant Center, 2900 Raguet Street

Shop a variety of rare Texas natives, heirlooms, perennials and exclusive SFA introductions at the annual SFA Garden Gala Day Plant Sale. After you visit the sale, be sure to stop by the Earth Day Celebration featuring refreshments, speakers, music and children's activities. For more information, please call 936-468-4404 or click here

SFA Opera: The Bartered Bride
April 07, 2016

See one of the world's most popular operas performed by the highly acclaimed SFA Opera. Tickets are $15 and may be purchased here

Red Dirt Mud Run
April 09, 2016

Try your skills at this fun run! The course is a combination of open pasture and wooded trails with over 20 obstacles throughout. For more information, please click here

Little Princess Garden Party
April 09, 2016
10:00 a.m. & 12:30 p.m.; Ruby M. Mize Azalea Garden

Princess PartyIntroduce your favorite little girl to the beauty and joy of the garden at the annual Little Princess Garden Party. Enjoy refreshments, party favors and entertainment. Seating is limited. Tickets are $25 per person. To purchase tickets or for more information, click here

Bugs, Bees, Butterflies and Blossoms Festival
April 11, 2016
SFA Mast Arboretum

Calling all Kindergarten-third grade teachers...take your class on an exciting science field trip at the SFA Mast Arboretum April 11-15! Students will have the opportunity to explore forest habitats, plant and animal adaptations and the world of pollinators through hands-on activities that are correlated to state mandated science standards. Cost is $4.00/ student. Adults are free. To schedule your class, please call 936-468-1832 or email sfagardens@sfasu.edu.

Ava Pine in Concert
April 14, 2016

Grammy-nominee soprano Ava Pine returns to her native Texas to perform at the W.M. Turner Auditorium. Tickets are $25 and may be purchased here.


Azalea Art Day
April 16, 2016
10 am to 2 p.m.; Sterne-Hoya House Museum & Library, 211 S. Lanana

Enjoy hands-on crafts and activities, some with historic roots, centered around the beautiful azalea plants at the Sterne-Hoya House Museum & Library. Crafts will include: flower pounding, homemade sun catchers, watercolors made from flowers and other activities. This event is free and appropriate for all ages. Some activities may be messy, so please dress appropriately. 

The Old Stone Fort Bike Ride
April 16, 2016

Take a scenic 25-mile, 36-mile or Century 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.

Click here for a complete listing of upcoming events in Nacogdoches.