24th Annual Rio Grande Valley Birding Festival in Harlingen
As one of the longest running birding festivals in the country, birders flock to Harlingen to see
some of the 500+ species of birds recorded in the Rio Grande Valley. Field trips with professional guides, large trade show, well-known speakers, socials and children's activities make this festival one of the best.
Heritage Syrup Festival in Henderson
This festival is always celebrated the second Saturday in November from 9:00am-5:00pm. Beginning in November 1989, this unique fall festival is centered around the making of sugarcane syrup.
November 11- December 27
The Polar Express Train Ride in Palestine
The magical story comes to life the minute the train departs the Palestine Depot for the journey to the North Pole. (The adventure is even more fun when families and friends show up in their pajamas!)