Village Events


JANUARY

Closed New Years Eve and New Years Day

Tyler County Heritage Society Annual Membership Meeting and Banquet
Held at the Pickett House at the end of January. All current and prospective members of the Society are invited to attend. Includes election of nominated officers for the new year.

FEBRUARY

No event scheduled.

MARCH

Toast To Texas Independence - Join Texans and honorary Texans around the world in saluting Texas Independence Day. The Village celebration includes a toast with pure East Texas spring water.
  Date: Monday, March 2, 2020
  Time: 1 PM
  Location: Village Stage (Weather permitting)

CANCELLED Western Weekend - Usually last weekend in March Trail rides, Rodeo, Trail ride Parade and topped with a Western Dance are events to not miss this weekend. The events are sponsored by the Woodville Lions Club.   Date: April 25-26, 2020

CANCELLED Festival of the Arts - The weekend before Western Weekend.
Featured in the show are heirloom quilts as well as new creations.
This special display is a delight to see as quilts of all ages fill the many buildings in the Village. There will be music and much more. For more information, go to our Festival of the Arts page.
  Date: Saturday, March 18 -19
  Time: 9 AM - 5 PM
  Admission: $5-Adult; $3-Children under 12

CANCELLED - Tickets can be refunded or you have the option of donating the monies to the village. Please contact the business or person from your ticket source for your decision on monies donated or refunded.
Dinner on the Grounds - Join us for an "old fashion" dinner on the grounds. Great food, great entertainment, great fellowship!
For more information, go to our Festival of the Arts page.
  Date: Sunday, March 22
  Time: 11 AM - 2 PM
  Dinner Cost: Adults -- $10   Children under 12 -- $5
    Tickets on sale at Sullivan's Hardware, at the Heritage Village Museum Store, and from Heritage Society Board Members.


APRIL

Dogwood Weekend - Usually first weekend in April
This weekend's Saturday is filled with Dogwood Festival activities. There are lots of booths with arts and crafts and food around Woodville's Town Square. Many antique vehicles including trucks, motorcycles, and autos participate. Of course, it has it's Queen and royalty with a coronation ceremony. There is a parade and much more.
  Date: CANCELLED

CANCELLED Queen's Brunch - A brunch for current Queen's court and former Dogwood Queens held in the Clyde Gray House Museum.


EASTER
The Pickett House Restaurant and Heritage Village Museum are CLOSED.
We wish you a very Happy Easter!
  Date: April 22, 2020

MAY

No event scheduled

JUNE

Following the Texas guidelines for re-opening. All venues re-opened with restricted occupancy.

JULY

July 4, 2020 Picnic - At the Cauble House
We will not have a picnic this year do to the COVID-19 Virus.

TCHS July Board of Director Meeting
CANCELLED


AUGUST

No event scheduled


SEPTEMBER

In 2020, we will not hold this event.
Mexican Fiesta Dinner and Silent Auction Fund-raiser

    Date: Usually on the Friday of Woodville's 1st home football game.

Ghosts and Legends of Texas Past - In 2020, we will not hold this event.
Listen to fascinating stories regarding Legends & Tales from Texas and Tyler County's colorful history.


OCTOBER

Harvest Festival - No event in 2020
    This is the largest fall folk life festival in East Texas, featuring pioneer East Texas crafts, pioneer demonstrations, people in unique period costume, outstanding shows of both music and dance, and lots of interesting food.

Photo Contest - The photo contest has been cancelled for 2020.


NOVEMBER

Thanksgiving Day
The Pickett House Restaurant and Heritage Village Museum are CLOSED.
We wish you a very Happy and Peaceful Thanksgiving and extend our thanks to you for visiting us, volunteering, and offering your support in any way throughout the year.
  Date: Thursday, November 26, 2020

Decorate the Village Day - We are holding this event in 2020
Calling all Volunteers. We need your help to decorate the village for the Christmas and New Year holidays.
  Date: Saturday, November 28, 2020
  Time: 9:00 to noon
  Sign-up: Call Ofeira Gazzaway at 409-281-2272.

DECEMBER

Heritage Village Cherokee Church

Christmas candle on a holderTwilight Tour - Usually held the first Saturday from 5:00 pm til 7 pm. Free admission. Tour the Village by oil lamps and lanterns! Enjoy natural greenery, cookies and hot apple cider. No Santa Claus in 2020. Enjoy music on the Village Green stage followed by a Christmas service held on the stage and village common area this year.
    Date: Saturday, December 5, 2020
    Time: 5:00 pm - 7 pm
    Admission: Free
    Program: Free

CLOSED Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

CLOSED New Years Eve and New Years Day



SCHEDULED MEETINGS IN THE VILLAGE

Tyler County Heritage Society Board meets the third Monday each month at 10:00 am in the Hamm House at the village.

East Texas Blacksmith Alliance meets the second Saturday each month at 9:00 am in the Blacksmith building in the village. Come join us.

Heritage Village Spinning & Weaving Guild meets the second Saturday each month at 9:00 am in the Fiber Arts Building in the village. New members welcome. Learn More...

Defensive Driving Classes are scheduled on the 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month. They meet at Heritage Village from 9 am until about 3 pm. To sign-up, contact Sherry Walker 409-351-4437

Rotary Club meet on Wednesdays at Noon in the Pickett House Restaurant..

Sassy Scrappers meet the 2nd and last Tuesday of the month at 9:00 am in the Fiber Arts Building in the Village. Learn More...

 


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