Events

ON-GOING ACTIVITIES in and around HISTORIC JEFFEERSON include:

      200 Bayou St.     One hour narrated tours of Big Cypress Bayou.    
      Tuesday-Friday @ 12 noon and 2:00 p.m.
      Saturdays @ 10:00 a.m., 12:00 noon, 2:00 p.m. & 4:00 p.m.(Weather permitting)
           (903) 665-2222  Reservations recommended
LONE STAR CARRIAGE COMPANY OF JEFFERSON
     Historical tours of Jefferson by horse & carriage and Mule Drawn Wagon
     Friday-Sunday   (Weather permitting)
     Departs from corner of Austin & Market (across from the Jefferson Historical Museum)  (903) 926-8216
      Friday & Saturday @ 8:00 p.m.
      Departure location: Corner of Austin &Vale St.
      (903) 665-6289
     223 W. Austin
     Open daily: 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
     (903) 665-2775
 THE MUSEUM OF MEASUREMENT AND TIME (and Salt & Pepper Shakers)
    301 N. Polk Street
    Thursday – Saturday 10 AM – 4 PM;  Sunday 1 PM – 4 PM.
    Hours vary;  verify prior to your visit.      903-665-6668
HISTORIC JEFFERSON RAILWAY 
     Schedule varies; call for tickets and departure times.
     (903) 665-6400 or (866) 398-2038
LAFAYETTE STREET VINTAGE VEHICLES CAR MUSEUM
     112 W. Lafayette
     Fridays & Saturdays @ 1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.       
     (903) 240-6180     Call for additional tours
EXCELSIOR HOUSE HOTEL & JAY GOULD RAILCAR TOURS
      Monday – Friday at 2 PM. 
     Saturday and Sunday at 1 PM and 2 PM.

 

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Marion County Chamber of Commerce & Visitor Information Center

101 N. Polk Street
Jefferson, Texas 75657
(903) 665-2672;  888-467-3529

2012

 November 23, 2012       CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING CEREMONY at Lion’s Park

 Nov. 29-Dec. 1, 2012        30th ANNUAL CHRISTMAS CANDLELIGHT TOUR OF HOMES and

December 6-8, 2012         30th ANNUAL CHRISTMAS CANDLELIGHT TOUR OF HOMES

December 15, 2012            STEAMPUNK CHRISTMAS BALL

2013

January                        Girlfriends’ Weekend

January                        Quilt Show

 February 8-10, 2013      MARDI GRAS UP-RIVER

May 3-5, 2013              Battle of Port Jefferson Civil War Re-enactment
May 3-5, 2013              66th Annual Historic Home Tours & Spring Festival
May 25, 2013               Cypress River Airport Fly-In
 
June 7-8, 2013            3rd Annual Big Cypress Corvette Classic
 
July 4, 2013                 “Jefferson Salutes America” 4th of July Celebration
 
October 11-13, 2013       16th Annual BOO RUN BURN BENEFIT & BIKE RALLY  — Wise Manor is full for this event in 2013.
 
November 29, 2013      Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony @ Lion’s Park

* All dates and events are subject to change without notice.

 Additional information:
Marion County Chamber of Commerce & Visitor Information Center
101 N. Polk Street
Jefferson, Texas 75657
(903) 665-2672;  888-467-3529

Wise Manor was a Featured Home on the

Jessie Allen Wise Garden Club’s Spring Tour of Homes

Wise Manor was a Featured Home on the Historic Jefferson Foundation’s Christmas Candlelight Tour of Homes