Texas State Forest Festival Begins Sept. 18

Bring the whole family and celebrate what an honor it is to live and do business in the Pineywoods!

We are still in need of volunteers for the Forest Festival.  Please consider signing up today.  You will receive a free t-shirt and free entry ticket to the festival.   We have to order t-shirts first thing Tuesday morning, so please sign up today if you can so we can be sure to have enough t-shirts.
Sign up here!

The Deadline to sign up for the Lumber JACKED Fitness Challenge and Fun Run is Tuesday, September 10 at 10am (if you want to receive a t-shirt.)  You can sign up afterwards, but you will not receive a t-shirt.

35th Annual Texas State Forest Festival

The Kick-Off Parade Tomorrow, Saturday, September 14 in Downtown Lufkin.  The parade will begin at 10am on Shepherd Avenue in front of A Furniture Fetish and go through First Street, Lufkin Avenue, 3rd Street and finish on Burke.

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Today is Day 3 of Texas State Forest Festival

Today is Day 3 of Texas State Forest Festival

Highlights include:

  • The KSWP/KAVX Booth – drawing for 20 prize Packs! PrayerWorks Team and Prayer Wall
  • Timberworks Lumberjack Show
  • Bear Mountain
  • Children’s Festival
  • Washboard Willy
  • Zooperstars (image to the right)
  • Admission is only $6.00 per person…
  • $5.00 in advance at Brookshire Bros.
  • Online – $5.00
  • Children three and under get in free.
  • Click here (for more info)

Advice for parents – grandparents attending Texas State Forest Festival to make your experience more enjoyable

  1. Play to walk – wear comfy shoes!
  2. If you have little ones – BRING THE STROLLER or wagon or something. If you don’t want to carry the kids have a plan :-)
  3. Wipes – Don’t leave home without them lots of sticky messy things to enjoy.
  4. Set a budget tell kids ahead of time what you can and cannot do.

Day 2 Texas Forest Festival

Today is Day 2 of Texas State Forest Festival

Highlights include:

  • Timberworks Lumberjack Show
  • Bear Mountain
  • Children’s Festival
  • Washboard Willy
  • Zooperstars (image to the right)
  • Admission is only $6.00 per person…
  • $5.00 in advance at Brookshire Bros.
  • Online – $5.00
  • Children three and under get in free.
  • Click here (for more info)

Advice for parents – grandparents attending Texas State Forest Festival to make your experience more enjoyable

  1. Play to walk – wear comfy shoes!
  2. If you have little ones – BRING THE STROLLER or wagon or something. If you don’t want to carry the kids have a plan :-)
  3. Wipes – Don’t leave home without them lots of sticky messy things to enjoy.
  4. Set a budget tell kids ahead of time what you can and cannot do.