The Palestine Herald, Palestine, Texas

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July 11, 2013

12 Days of Christmas in July events to kick off in Palestine next week

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PALESTINE — DAY 10, SATURDAY, JULY 27

Holiday Shopping on Palestine Main Street — 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Downtown, Old Town and the Courthouse Square offer historic architecture, shopping, antiques, restaurants and more.  Enjoy “Christmas in July” specials at select retailers.

  Pop-Up Art Gallery — noon to 6 p.m. An innovative gallery that will “pop-up” for one weekend, featuring local and regional artists, and then disappear until Christmas. Open Friday, Saturday and Sunday.  For more information contact the Visitor Center at 903-723-3014 (Opening Reception from 4 to 6 p.m.). Location: 112 W. Oak St.

 Piney Woods Steam Excursion on The Texas State Railroad — 11 a.m. departure from the Palestine Depot. For tickets contact the Texas State Railroad at 877-726-7245. Location: Texas State Railroad Palestine Depot, 789 Park Road 70.

Withrow Cooley & Friends Live at Sweet Dreams Winery —  5 to 7 p.m. Live music, award winning wines, and a relaxed country setting. Location: Sweet Dreams Winery, 2549 ACR 441.

Grape Stomp Festival – Sabor a Pasion Country House & Bistro — 3 to 10  p.m. Grape Stomp, food and wine vendors, live music and lots of fun. $20 advance tickets, $25 on-site (903-729-9500). Advance tickets available at Sabor a Pasion, Texas Art Depot in Palestine & Sweet Gourmet in Tyler. Portion of the proceeds benefit the Montalba and Elmwood volunteer fire departments. Location: Sabor a Pasion Country House & Bistro, 100 ACR 406.

• “Annie, The Musical” — The Palestine Community Theatre’s “Annie, The Musical, live at the Texas Theater. Show starts at 7:30 p.m. For tickets, call 903-723-8383. Location: Texas Theater, 213 W. Crawford St.

DAY 11, SUNDAY, July 28

Pop-Up Art Gallery — noon to 6 p.m. An innovative gallery that will “pop-up” for one weekend, featuring local and regional artists, and then disappear until Christmas. Open Friday, Saturday and Sunday.  For more information contact the Visitor Center at 903-723-3014 (Opening Reception from 4 to 6 p.m.). Location: 112 W. Oak St.

• Piney Woods Steam Excursion on The Texas State Railroad — 11 a.m. departure from the Palestine Depot. For tickets contact the Texas State Railroad at 877-726-7245. Location: Texas State Railroad Palestine Depot, 789 Park Road 70.

“Annie, The Musical” — The Palestine Community Theatre’s “Annie, The Musical, live at the Texas Theater. Show starts at 2 p.m. For tickets, call 903-723-8383. Location: Texas Theater, 213 W. Crawford St.

Santa’s Summer Daycation at Reagan Park — 4 to 6 p.m. Cool off at Splashparkwhile you enjoy Christmas music, food vendors and a great family time.  There will be photo opportunities with Summer Santa so come prepared with your early Christmas wish list! Event is free. Location: Reagan Park, Crockett Road and Park Street.

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