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158th Annual East Texas Sacred Harp Singing Convention. Henderson Civic Center 1005 Hwy 64 W. Saturday 9:30a.m. -3:00p.m. Sunday 9:30am-2:30p.m. Contact: Robert Vaughn at 903-863-5379 E-mail   rl_vaughn@yahoo.com Carole Watts – 903-657-4118 Dave Rousseau – 903-889-3344 Website: www.texasfasola.org

City of Henderson Fire Works Display July 4th @ 9:30pm at Lake Forest Park 1005 Hwy 64 W.

20th Annual Antique Tractor and Engine Show always 3rd Friday & Saturday in April April 18 & 19th, 2014 Rusk County Expo Center 3303 FM 13W. 75652 For more information call:  Don Reynolds 903-889-2671

East Texas/ Rusk County Wildflower Trails April 15th – May 30th. Guide yourself through historic Rusk County on three wildflower trails.  The trail itineraries  will provide a scenic view of the beautiful wildflowers and also informative views of Rusk County and it’s historic past. For the self driving map brochure contact the Tourism Department of the [...]

Rusk County Youth Project Show March 27-29th Rusk County Expo Center 3303 FM 13 W. 75654 Shop Projects and Arts & Crafts Auction Friday evening 6:00pm Livestock, Swine, and Poultry Auction Saturday evening 6:00pm Info 903-657-2161

Henderson’s Annual Christmas Parade will begin at 2:00 P.M. on Saturday Dec 6th in the historic downtown.  The parade begins on South Marshall then turns onto East Main and again turns onto South Main. For more info:  Contact Chamber of Commerce 903-657-5528

Horse Adoption Rusk County Expo Center Contact: 405-790-1022

The Rusk County Rodeo Association will present their PRCA Rodeo begining on Thursday Oct 16 at 7:30P.M. at the Rusk County Expo Center and ending on Saturday Oct 18th.  The Rodeo is located at the Rusk County Expo Center, adjacent to the Rusk County Airport.  For more information call the Boot Barn Hotline at 903-657-3699 [...]

Goat Show April 13, 2013 Rusk County Expo Center Info:903-657-2161

East Texas Team Penning Association Rusk County Expo Center 3303 Fm 13W. Henderson, TX 75654 Info: 903-657-2161

Production – Driving Miss Daisy Henderson Civic Theater Friday & Saturday Feb 15 & 16 7:30pm Sunday Feb 10 & 17 Matinee 2:30pm Adults $12, Seniors $10, Students and Childen under 12 $7 122 E. Main St. 903-657-2968 www.hendersoncivictheater.com

Rusk County Electric Co-op Meeting April 11 Rusk County Expo Center 3303 FM 13 W. 75654 Info: 903-657-4571

Henderson Area Chamber of Commerce Banquet March 6, 2014 Silent Auction begins at 6:30pm Dinner 7:00pm Tickets $30 Henderson Civic Center 1005 Hwy 64 W. 75652 Info: Chamber of Commerce 903-657-5528 www.hendersontx.com

East Texas Penning Association.  For more information call Lone Star Feed at  903-657-2161.

East Texas Team Penning Association For more information call:  Lone star Feed @ 903-657-2161.

East Texas/Rusk County Wildflower Trails April 15th – May 30th Guide yourself through historic Rusk County on three wildflower trails.  The trail itineraries will provide a scenic view of the beautiful wildflowers and also informative views of Rusk County and it’s historic past. For the self driving map brochure contact the Tourism Department of the City [...]

Henderson’s Gospel Concert (6:30p.m.) & Dinner (5:00p.m.) $10.00 benefitting the American Caner Society.  For more info call: Sally Green 903-530-9262 Henderson Civic Center 1005 Hwy 64 W. Henderson, TX 75652

Henderson is proud to host the only folk life festival in East Texas. The Heritage Syrup 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. The 7 acre grounds of the Depot Museum and the 10 blocks [...]

The Annual City of Henderson Christmas Parade is sponsored by the Henderson Area Chamber of Commerce and the Henderson Rotary Club. The parade is held at 6:30pm the following Thursday after Thanksgiving.  The parade route is through the downtown area. Contact for event: Henderson Area Chamber of Commerce Judy Sewell, Executive Director 903-657-5528.

October 17 – 19th 2013 3303 FM 13 W 75654 The Annual Rusk County PRCA Rodeo is held each October at the Rusk County Youth Expo Center.  This 3 night event starts on Thursday and run through Saturday night. Bull Riding, barrel riding, bareback bronc riding, saddle bronc riding, calf roping,  team roping and calf [...]

The Annual Antique & Engine Show is always held the 3rd Friday and Saturday in April at the Rusk County Youth Expo Center. Show events are from 9:00am – 9:00pm Friday and Saturday . Show events include:  Small engine displays, corn grinding, horse drawn equipment, tractor games, saw mill demo, rope making, hay baling, antique [...]

Wildflower Driving Tour April 15-May 31st The East Texas Wildflower Driving Tour begins typically the 2nd -3rd in April with the brilliant Crimson Clover followed the bright yellow Coreopsis and the Indian Paintbrush and Evening primrose. Take a ride on the “rural” side at the East Texas wildflower Trails. The trails includes 3 Itineraries which [...]

The Henderson Civic Theater produces live theatre in the historic downtown Opera House on a regular basis, bringing fine arts at its best to the city. In January 1986, a core group of 16 people met to discuss desires and plans to begin a theatre group. The group, which became known as the Henderson Civic [...]