November Events in Palestine, TX (and surrounding areas)

NOVEMBER'S STUFF TO DO in palestine tx

November Events in Palestine, TX (and surrounding areas)

Sorry for being a few days late on this one, but better late than never, right? 😉

November 7 – VFW 3907 Karaoke & Dart Tournament @8pm. -Karaoke with Smokin’ Country Productions – 3800 W. Oak St., Palestine, TX 75801, 903-723-8120

November 9 – Fall Foliage Brunch Train Ride at the Texas State Railroad. More info and tickets at

November 11- Storytime @ The Palestine Public Library – 10:00 am – Bring the kiddos and enjoy storytime at the Library!

November 14-December 30 – Polar Express at the Texas State Railroad – Read along with the story as the historic steam strain makes its magical journy from the Palestine Depot to the North Pole. Meet Santa and enjoy caroling, hot cocoa, a treat and a special gift for each child. More info and tickets at

November 13 – Book Club at the Palestine Library 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. The Book Club will be discussing One Thousand White Women: The Journals of May Dodd & The Wild Girl by Jim Fergus, Contact: Ana Sanchez 903-729-4121.

November 14 – December 30 – Texas State Railroad Society Musuem at the Carnegie Library – History Steams into downtown with the TSRR society. Marvel at model train displays, hands on exhibits, history, artifacts and train memorabila. – 502 N. Queen Street, Palestine

November 14-17: Mudaholic Convention @ River Run ATV Park, Jacksonville, TX. Bring your ATV, 4×4 trucks or offroad vehicles and enjoy offroading in the red dirt and mud pits on over 2,000 acres of land with scenic views of the Neches River!

November 14 – Polar Express PJ’s & Cookies at Granny Muffin Wines . Enjoy PJ’s & Cookies at Granny Muffin Wines, 301 W. Oak Street, Palestine.

November 15 – Palestine: Sugar Cane Squeeze @ Diamond B Ranch. Old fashion fun for the whole family!–Other activities include Horse powered square baler, Horse Plowing, a Wild West Show & Cowboy Mounted Shooting Competition. There will be food and merchandise vendors, Plus the Diamond B Ranch farm store will be open with Texas Tacos.  Diamond B Ranch, 11589 FM 321, Neches, Texas 75779 – $5 per person. Kids 12 and under FREE.

November 20 – The Hunger Games Premiere Event at Dogwood 6 Movie Theater! Enter the archery competition for a chance to win a Hunger Games prize pack! The first 45 guests in line to see the 8:00 pm showing of the film will receive a Hunger Games mini poster! 6:00- 8:00 pm

November 28-29- Grinch’s Lair at the Historic Anderson County Jail– He’s Mean, He’s Green & He’s in Palestine. The Grinch will take you on a tour of his home: His bedroom made of all beds, his kitchen & his bathroom. Characters from the beloved book are staged throughout.704 Ave A, Palestine. 903-373-8158

November 28 & 29 -Children’s Holiday Paint on Canvas @ 10:30 a.m. & 2:30 p.m,. (Drops in welcome, space limited – Ages 6-12. Cost is $35) at O’Sweet Pea – 105 W. Oak Street or call to reserve at 903-723-7321

Beginning November 29 – Santa’s Workshop  -Santa’s Workshop is an indoor Winter Wonderland filled with holiday  delights. Take photos with Santa by Lee Loveless Photography. Don’t forget to bring your Christmas wish list for Santa. 101 W. Oak Street, Palestine.

Be sure to verify all events before driving out, as hours and dates of operations may change!  I will have a December Event List coming soon in the next few weeks as well! Enjoy your November, y’all!  –Also, if I missed anything, let me know in the comments and I’ll add it!

Lisa E. Priest is a fan of all things fun in Palestine, TX and local REALTOR® with Picket Fence Realty, Inc. You can reach her via phone or text at 903-948-3343 or email or at