Category: Palestine Activities

Take On Your Next Adventure With Texas State Railroad

boy travelling on train with mother
The Texas State Railroad is a historic railroad traveling 25 miles between Palestine and Rusk. Book your trip online today to experience an authentic train ride with all sorts of fancy amenities. You can even stop in to enjoy the depots or plan a stay at the campground. See what... [read more]

Explore The Museum For East Texas Culture

Mother and daughter exploring at a museum
Cherish a piece of history in Palestine when you visit the Museum for East Texas Culture. What started as an early 1900s school turned into a museum, as the East Texas Museum is a great place to go when wanting to learn more about this historic city. History During the early 1900s,... [read more]

Unwind At Lake Palestine Resort

Family sitting on the dock at the lake
Are you looking to get away for a few days to unwind and relax? Lake Palestine Resort will make the perfect destination. Even if it’s only a few miles away from you, you will feel like you’re somewhere far away from the hustle and bustle. The recreation, amenities, and accommodations... [read more]

Get Outdoors And Explore Palestine

A footpath through a forest with sunshine
If the warmer weather is calling you into the great outdoors, there are plenty of fun ways to enjoy the fresh air around Palestine. A Walk in the Woods On the northwest side of Palestine, you’ll find a beautiful, natural escape teeming with wildlife and serene scenery. The Palestine Community Forest spans... [read more]

Get Ready To Ride At The El Camino 105 Gravel Race

El Camino 105 Gravel Race
If you’ve been riding bikes for a while, you may want to take your ride to the next level. Of course, you could always go for a longer ride than usual, but why not make things more interesting by participating in the El Camino 105 Gravel Race instead? Gravel racing... [read more]

Make Plans To Attend The Christmas Parade Of Lights

Christmas Parade Of Lights
Can the Christmas season really begin without a parade to kick things off? The residents of Palestine sure don't think so. They make sure to get things going on a festive note every year with the beloved Christmas Parade of Lights. This year's parade is set for Saturday, December 1 at... [read more]