300 Blue Ska-Do

Do the 300 Blue Ska-Do!
Ongoing event uses blueberry and City’s 300-year celebration for inspiration 


Leading up to the 27th Annual Texas Blueberry Festival presented by Tipton Ford-Lincoln, find fun and creative deals, specials, contests, themes, decore and more at Chamber member businesses. Check back often, as new Ska-Dos will be added leading up to the big festival day!

Do the 300 Blue Ska-Do at these businesses:

G. Patterson Studio – Enter your picture in the 300 hours leading up to the Texas Blueberry Festival. Enter photos that depicts the idea or color BLUE. Help celebrate Nacogdoches Tricentennial. One selected entry will receive a FREE portrait session from G Patterson Studio valued at $150. Judging on June 10 at 5:00 pm. To enter, include the hashtag #gpattstudiocontest via Facebook or Instagram. Let’s see YOUR BLUE!!!

McWilliams and Son Heating and Air Conditioning – Do you, your kids or pets have the BLUEST EYES IN TEXAS? Send your picture before June 3, then, come back June 6tthrough June 9 to vote for your favorite! The picture with the most likes wins a basket full of fun prizes!!!

Glass Castles Stained Glass Studio and GiftsBe one of the first 300 customers to visit Glass Castles during the 300 hours before the Texas Blueberry Festival opens on Saturday, June 11 – and take away a beautiful and useful item!

Harry’s Building Materials, Inc. – Get 30% off selected items during the 300 Blue Ska-Do! Item include the custom-made Harry’s cutting blocks, tankless water heater, leaf blower/vacuum/mulcher, outdoor kitchen island, twin pack saw horses, garden hose reel cart, and much, much more!

America’s Self Storage & Mail Center – Photo contest for all ages – win a super cool gift basket! Coloring contest for children 16 and under – win Splash Kingdom Family Waterpark day passes! Stop by America’s Self Storage & Mail Center for more information and to submit your entries!

Frozen Goat Frozen Yogurt Bar – Offering 2 special blueberry smoothies. What’s your favorite? In honor of Nacogdoches’ 300-year anniversary, celebrate the Tricentennial with the “nine flags inspired” smoothie flavors.

God Gives Strength, Blueberry Festival Soon


Your Encouraging Word: God will give you strength for every battle, wisdom for every decision, peace that surpasses understanding!

Psalm 18:39You armed me with strength for battle; you humbled my adversaries before me.


27th Annual Texas Blueberry Festival
June 11, 2016 in downtown Nacogdoches

Photo: Nacogdoches County Chamber Interim President/CEO Bill Teague, left, stands with Tipton Ford, Inc. Owner Neal Slaten in the dealership.

Photo: Nacogdoches County Chamber Interim President/CEO Bill Teague, left, stands with Tipton Ford, Inc. Owner Neal Slaten in the dealership.

The Texas Blueberry Festival is a delightful day of the America you dreamed still existed. This is the most delicious festival in the Lone Star State— a day-long celebration of the annual blueberry harvest.

As the only state-sanctioned blueberry festival in Texas, this delicious annual event attracts more than 19,000 people to downtown Nacogdoches. It offers a smorgasbord of activities to keep folks entertained all day long.