Visit Houston County, Texas
Gateway to the East Texas Piney Woods

Every 1st and 3rd Weekend

Crockett Trade Days – located at 764 Hwy 21 W. Vendors selling and trading antiques, collectibles, clothing, crafts, furniture, jewelry, books, toys, stamps/coins, and more. Call Mike and Sharon Cook at 936-204-0731 or Email for more information.

October – March

Piney Woods Fine Arts – Visit for the season line-up of exciting entertainment.


Myrtis Dightman Rodeo – Saturday before Labor Day at Porth Ag Arena, Crockett.


Grapeland Peanut Festival –  2020 festival cancelled.


Old Mill Music Festival – 1st Friday and Saturday in November in Kennard. Come and see some of the best in the business at this all acoustic two day event. Visit for more information.

Christmas in Crockett – Saturday before Thanksgiving – on the Square in Downtown Crockett. Crockett Area Chamber of Commerce’s largest and most exciting event is the Annual Christmas in Crockett Arts and Crafts Festival. Contact the Crockett Area Chamber of Commerce at 936-544-2359 or visit for more information.


Christmas on Main Street in Grapeland – Visit for more information.

Christmas in Kennard and Kennard Christmas Parade – For more information call 936-655-2219.