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Athens Bowling Center

Twenty-two lanes of pure adrenalin!

Last updated: 04/16/2013

Athens Farmers Market - 2016

The Athens Farmer's Market believes that small, local farms and businesses are essential to the local economy, and is committed to making economic and educational connections between Athens area residents and its local farmers and artisans.

Last updated: 07/27/2016

Athens Videos

Check out our Athens videos to get a sneak peak into what Athens has to offer!

Last updated: 08/27/2014

Cain Center and Cain Park

In 1983, the Cain Foundation built and donated this unique facility to the people of Henderson County. Since then, it has served all of East Texas, both as a fitness center with its many exercise areas, and as a civic center with rooms available for a wide variety of functions.

Last updated: 04/7/2015

Cleveland Amory Black Beauty Ranch Monthly Visitation - 10/22/2016

Take a guided bus tour of Cleveland Amory's Black Beauty Ranch and see what the refuge is all about.

Last updated: 06/1/2016

Cleveland Amory Black Beauty Ranch Monthly Visitation - 11/12/2016

Take a guided bus tour of Cleveland Amory's Black Beauty Ranch and see what the refuge is all about.

Last updated: 06/1/2016

Cleveland Amory Black Beauty Ranch Monthly Visitation - 12/17/2016

Take a guided bus tour of Cleveland Amory's Black Beauty Ranch and see what the refuge is all about.

Last updated: 06/1/2016

East Texas Arboretum & Botanical Society

Experience the awe and splendor of a variety of colorful gardens year-round. Two miles of nature trails offer a quiet woodland retreat.

Last updated: 04/21/2015

Good Times Skate

Let the good times roll!

Last updated: 04/17/2013

Lake Athens

Lake Athens offers guests a variety of water sport activities.

Last updated: 01/15/2016

NY-TX Zipline Adventures

Leave your fears behind as you experience the thrill of a lifetime at NY-TX Zipline Adventures, just 15 miles from Athens (off of Highway 175 East).

Last updated: 09/21/2015

SUGGESTED ITINERARY: A full day of fun!

Enjoy a day in Athens without spending too much, or skimping on time!

Last updated: 04/23/2013

Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center

Get eye-to-eye with some of the largest freshwater fish in captivity, then try your hand at catching one of their friends in the casting pond!

Last updated: 05/13/2015

Holiday Entertainment

Holiday on the Square - 2016

The Light Up Athens committee will host "Holiday on the Square" on Saturday, December 3 from 2 to 5 p.m.

Last updated: 08/26/2016

Annual Christmas Parade - 2016

The annual lighted Christmas Parade is sponsored by the City of Athens and will take place at 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, December 3.

Last updated: 08/26/2016

Christmas Park Land of Lights, 2016

The drive through Christmas Park will be open November 10, 2016 to January 3, 2017.

Last updated: 08/22/2016

Halloween at the Hatchery - 2016

Come on out to the Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center and enjoy a safe and fun Halloween with your family!

Last updated: 06/22/2016

Livestock and Horse Shows

Kaufman Police Longhorn Cattle Show, Nov.19 and 20, 2016

Come out and see the Kaufman Police Longhorn Cattle Show on Nov. 19 and 21! Admission is free!

Last updated: 08/30/2016

Moon Walker Memorial Horse Show - 2016

Moon Walker Memorial horse show is a gaited event in memory of Dr. Bill McMullan, a beloved veterinarian and father. Friday morning are the versatility classes and on Saturday will be the rail classes.

Last updated: 09/16/2016

Northeast Texas Paint Horse Show - October, 2016

Come and see some of the most beautiful horses in the world at this American Paint Horse Show.

Last updated: 07/29/2016

Paint Performance Cattle Extravaganza - Oct.22-23, 2016

The Paint Performance Horse Cattle Extravaganza will take place at the Henderson County Regional Fair Park Complex on October 22 -23.

Last updated: 08/30/2016

Southwest Walking Horse Show - October, 2016

The Annual Southwest Walking Horse Show will take place Friday, October 28 through Saturday, October 29. This event is free so come on out to the Henderson County Regional Fair Park Complex.

Last updated: 08/3/2016

TBRA Barrel Racing - Dec. 3 - 4, 2016

Come on out to the Henderson County Regional Fair Park Complex and watch skilled barrel racers compete for their best time! There is no admission charge to see this event.

Last updated: 08/23/2016

Music

2016 Feral Hog Festival

Join the fun at the Annual Feral Hog Fest in Ben Wheeler, Texas!

Last updated: 09/22/2016

Edom Festival of the Arts - 2016

Come to the Annual Edom Festival of the Arts on October 15 and 16 for fine art, live music and great food!

Last updated: 09/2/2016

Tara Vineyard & Winery

Tara Vineyard & Winery is the oldest winery in Henderson County, established in 2004.

Last updated: 07/8/2015

Texas Gospel Music Hall

Come enjoy nationally acclaimed gospel recording artists in a laid-back, smoke-free environment.

Last updated: 08/7/2013

Trinity Valley Community College Choral Department Presents "This Is America".

Come out to the East Texas Arboretum on Sunday, October 2, 2016, and enjoy a program of patriotic music presented by the TVCC Choir!

Last updated: 09/29/2016

Rodeos

Henderson County Regional Fair Park Complex

Large or small, livestock, rodeo, or special event - there's always SOMETHING going on at the fairgrounds!

Last updated: 07/10/2015

Fire It Up Productions - Oct. 1 - 2, 2016

A two-day team roping event with free admission! Come on out to the Henderson County Regional Fair Park Complex on October 1st and 2nd!

Last updated: 08/4/2016

Theater

A Neverland Christmas Carol 2016 - First Week

Ahoy Mateys! Sail away with the Henderson County Performing Arts Center's Production of "A Neverland Christmas Carol"!

Last updated: 09/29/2016

A Neverland Christmas Carol 2016 - Second Week

Ahoy Mateys! Sail away with the Henderson County Performing Arts Center's Production of "A Neverland Christmas Carol"!

Last updated: 09/16/2016

Henderson County Performing Arts Center

HCPAC is a performing arts center that provides entertainment and education to patrons of all ages.

Last updated: 04/17/2013

"I Love A Piano: The Music of Irving Berlin" - 1st Week, 2016

Come out to the Henderson County Performing Arts Center and thrill to the timeless music of Irving Berlin!

Last updated: 08/17/2016

"I Love A Piano: The Music of Irving Berlin" - 2nd Week, 2016

Come out to the Henderson County Performing Arts Center and thrill to the timeless music of Irving Berlin!

Last updated: 08/17/2016

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Oct 1 2016

The Athens Farmer's Market believes that small, local farms and businesses are essential to the local economy,...

Fire It Up Productions - ...

Oct 1 2016

A two-day team roping event with free admission! Come on out to the Henderson County Regional Fair Park Comple...

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Oct 2 2016

Come out to the East Texas Arboretum on Sunday, October 2, 2016, and enjoy a program of patriotic music presen...