Category Archives: christmas

Happy New Year! From Jefferson, Texas

Hopefully everyone had an enjoyable, festive Christmas Holiday. Jefferson, Texas not only celebrates Christmas in a big way, but also Mardi Gras, The 4th of July and New Year’s Eve. On New Year’s Eve Weekend, in Jefferson you can ride … Continue reading

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Second Weekend of Christmas in Jefferson, Texas

The second weekend of Christmas in Jefferson, Texas saw even bigger crowds than last weekend. The weather was much colder but it seemed to enhance the Christmas Spirit. People formed long lines to see the Candlelight Tour of Homes and … Continue reading

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Hemlines, Headlocks & High Rollers

  Last Saturday night saw a wide range of events in Jefferson, Texas. From Bottoms Up: The Art of Dressing a Victorian Woman, to Professional Wrestling at the Kellyville Center, to the 2nd Annual Casino Night Benefiting Toys for Tots, … Continue reading

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Jefferson’s Ghost of Christmas Past Home Tours

  On December 17th, 2011 tour some of Jefferson’s most Historic Homes and visit with residents from Jefferson’s past such as Jeannie Epperson, Confederate Captain Joseph H. Pratt and I.E. Smith.   At the House of the Seasons (409 S … Continue reading

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