All Aboard! Hop On An Authentic Texas State Railroad

steaming railroad train
From the moment, you step foot on the refurbished train cars of the TSR, you will feel all the weight of the world lift from your shoulders. Imagine traveling without fear of traffic, leaving hours earlier than necessary, or the annoyances of the road. Relax and enjoy a drink for... [read more]

What To Catch On Netflix This Upcoming July

netflix shows
It's  about that time where we start kissing some of our favorite Netflix specials goodbye. With the celebration of Independence Day right around the corner, it is also time to say farewell to some Netflix favorites. Lucky for you, these losses will be replaced by some amazing hits. What could... [read more]

Enjoy The Fireworks Of Jacksonville, Texas This Fourth of July

fireworks sparkler
  This 4th of July, come and celebrate the nation's birthday with the city of Jacksonville, Texas. This is going to be a great night for family fun! Get ready for one of the best fireworks display in all of Texas. The event will leave you speechless with the beautiful lights... [read more]

Drive to the Best Places to Cool off Near Palestine, TX

Girl takes a ride at a water park
The sun is beating down in Texas, which means one thing. It’s time to hit a waterpark or splash pad so you can cool down. There are lots of great options around Palestine. Pick your favorite one and get ready to have a soaking good time. You will feel so... [read more]

Must-See Exhibits at the Museum for East Texas Culture

Happy family in museum
The Museum for East Texas Culture is full of exhibits that cover the culture and history of the region. Some of these exhibits really stand out, so you don’t want to miss them. Be sure to include these exhibits in your itinerary the next time you go to the museum. Fire... [read more]

The Curious Hands-on Exhibit Is Fun for the Whole Family

Two Boys Dressed as Nerds Smiling with Mind Reading Helmets
Have you always wanted to take your family to the world-famous Exploratorium in San Francisco, but don’t have the time to travel all the way to California? You can get the Exploratorium experience in Palestine by going to Curious. This hands-on museum offers the perfect blend of science, art, and... [read more]

Take Dad to Get a Steak in Palestine for Father’s Day

Organic Lamb Loin Chops
Father’s Day is coming up, which means you need to treat your dad to a meal. Your dad doesn’t want sushi or a big salad. He wants a steak, and not just any piece of meat will do. He wants the best steak around, so you need to do a... [read more]

Enjoy a Sweet Treat for National Chocolate Ice Cream Day

Delicious Homemade Chocolate Ice Cream
National Chocolate Ice Cream Day is right around the corner on June 7th. When it comes around, you can enjoy a day full of chocolate ice cream without feeling guilty. While you could head down to the local store to pick up a half gallon, it’s a lot more fun... [read more]

Destress with Yoga and Tai Chi Classes in Palestine

Woman practicing Tai chi
Do you feel out of sorts and think you’re in need of a change? If so, it might be time to start yoga or tai chi. Check out the benefits and then find a local class so you can get started. Yoga – The Key to a Healthier You Most people know... [read more]

Enjoy Live Music Fridays at Bishop’s Brisket House

musician playing acoustic guitar
Do you know what goes great with brisket? Live music, of course. Head to Bishop’s Brisket House every Friday to enjoy some toe-tapping live music. Between the fun music and the delicious food, you won’t know which one you like better. Fortunately, you don’t have to decide. You can have... [read more]