Texas Forest Trail Region

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Texas Heritage Trails Program

Huntsville: General Sam Houston Folk Festival

May 12, 2017 - 9:00am to May 14, 2017 - 5:00pm

The General Sam Houston Folk Festival in historic Huntsville, Texas. — Enjoy a fun variety of live entertainment and cultural activities for every family member. The Sam Houston Memorial Museum’s fifteen-acre grounds will be transformed from a peaceful setting into a bustling frontier settlement where you can watch historical reenactments, listen to music, shop for crafts, wares, and food, or simply stroll the same land where Sam and Margaret Houston lived and where their children played.

Festival admission includes the May 13th-14th: "18th Annual Texas State Knife & Tomahawk Championship" — On the museum grounds. Visit the TSK&TC Facebook page.

Adult: (13-and up) $5
Child: (4-12) $3
Under 3 Free

Call: 936-294-1832
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  • Sam Houston Memorial Museum
  • 1836 Sam Houston Avenue
  • 1402 19th Street
  • Huntsville, Texas
  • 77340


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  • Adult (13 and up) $5
    Child (4-12) $3
    Under 3 free