Syrup Festival 2017

HERITAGE SYRUP FESTIVAL


Henderson, Texas
Saturday, November 11, 2017
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.


HISTORIC DOWNTOWN DISTRICT


Arts & Crafts, Retail and Food Vendors
Musical Entertainment: Country, Rock & Roll &
Cloggers, Square Dancers, Line Dancers
Melodrama – Henderson Civic Theatre
Children’s Section
Antique & Classic Car Exhibit
Howard Dickinson House Tours
For information,
Contact:
Suzanne Cross
(903) 657-6551 Ext. 268
email
Website



DEPOT MUSEUM GROUNDS


514 N. High St.
Ribbon Cane Syrup Making
Folk Art Demonstrations & Folk Art Vendors
Antique Tractor & Small Engine Display
Saw Mill Demonstrations
Cotton Gin Story Telling
Musical Entertainment: Dulcimers, Country & Bluegrass
For information, call: 903-657-4303
Website


HAY RIDE SHUTTLES


$2.00 to ride all day between the Depot & Downtown
provided by Rusk County 4-H Clubs.


DOWNTOWN HENDERSON
HENDERSON CIVIC THEATRE MELODRAMA
Performances: 11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m. Cost: $5.00


ENTERTAINMENT SCHEDULE 2016

Stage #1 – In Heritage Square

9:30 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. Lori Tyson
10:25 a.m. – 11:10 a.m. To be announced
11:20 a.m. – 12:05 p.m. Brooze Brothers
12:15 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Shake, Rattle & Roll
1:10 p.m. – 1:55 p.m. Lori Tyson
2:05 p.m. – 2:50 p.m. To be announced
3:00 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. Shake, Rattle & Roll
3:55 p.m. – 4:40 p.m. Brooze Brothers

Stage #2 – On West Main St. Between Citizens National Bank & Western Auto

10:00 a.m. Kilgore Acro Flyers
11:00 a.m. Rhythm Rockers
12:00 p.m. Longview Line Dancers
12:45 p.m. Down Home Cloggers
1:45 p.m. Red's Rompers Square Dancers
3:00 p.m. Texas Rhythm Cloggers

3:45 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Green Street Line Dancers



CHILDREN’S ACTIVITIES


On South Main Street
Pony Rides, Bungi Jump, Rock Wall, Face Painting, Mechanical
Bull, Paint Ball, Bounce Houses, Giant Inflatable Slides



DEPOT MUSEUM GROUNDS


Country Music, Dulcimer Music & Bluegrass Music
performances every Hour on the Hour from 9am-4pm.

Groups to be announced!


Hay Ride Shuttle
Between Downtown and the Depot Museum
Provided by Rusk County 4-H Clubs
Adults $3.00, seniors 55 & up $2.00 and children 12 & under $1.00


Fly-In at the Rusk County Airport


(RFI-Runway 4400 Ft.)
Shuttle to Festival
Contact Ron Franks, Airport Manager (903) 657-7081


Howard Dickinson House Tours

10am-5pm
Located downtown adjacent to the Children’s section.


Activities


DEPOT MUSEUM DOWNTOWN SQUARE
Ribbon Cane Syrup Making Antique & Classic Car Exhibit
Folk Art Demonstrations Over 300 vendors & exhibitors
Vendors & Exhibitors Henderson Civic Center
Carousel Rides Square Dancers
Saw Mill Demonstrations
Cloggers

Cotton Gin
Children’s section

Antique Tractor & Engine Display
Pony Rides

Story telling
Musical Entertainment


SPONSORS 2015


TITLE SPONSOR
Randall Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram

CORPORATE SPONSORS
AEP/Swepco Power
Anadarko Petroleum Corp
Cabot Oil & Gas
CCA/Bradshaw State Jail
CAPCO Contractor Inc.
CenterPoint Energy
Citizens National Bank
Eastex Telephone Cooperative
Eastex.net
East Texas Professional Credit Union
Gabriel Jordan Chevrolet Cadillac
Good Shepherd Family Health Center/Henderson
Henderson Federal Savings Bank
Henderson Health & Rehab Center
Lowe’s of Henderson
Luminant

MTC Henderson

MTC East Texas Treatment Facility
Progressive Waste Solutions Kilgore
Rusk County Electric Cooperative, Inc.
Sadler’s Bar-B-Que, Inc.
Stokes & Associates
Sudden Link

Tenaska Gateway Partners, LPD.
Texas Bank
Trinity Mother Francis
Velvin Oil Company Inc.

Verizon Wireless
Wal-Mart Super Center


CONTRIBUTORS


Arnold Abstract Company
Blacklands Railroad Inc.
First Baptist Church Henderson
Gary Traylor & Associates
D.C. Distributors
Jackson’s Melons
Rader Funeral Home
Richard Loughlin, CPA
St. Matthews Episcopal Church
Texas Fresh Produce


Syrup Team Sponsor


Henderson Federal Savings Bank

Sugar Cane Sponsor
Crawford-A.Crim Funeral Home


FOLK ART SPONSORS
Alford Investments
Blazer Electric & Satellite
Bob’s Bar-B-Que
Bobby’s Food Center
Dr. John L. Duran DDS
Henderson Quick Copy Printing
Heaton Eye Associates
J&B Sales
McDonalds of Henderson
Mr. & Mrs. Tony Wooster
Hazels Country Cooking
John Wright Construction, Inc.
Mays-Harris
John Foster
Heaton Eye Center
McDougal Contracting Services
Phenix, Phenix& Crump
Rent A Center
RES Air Conditioning
Richard Ferguson, CPA
Special T’s
Star Café
Strong-Hurt Pharmacy
Sign Express


SPECIAL THANKS


City of Henderson Mayor and Elected Officials
City of Henderson Employees
Rusk County Judge and Commissioner
Precinct 2 Crew
Center Point Energy Employees
Alford Investments
Don Reynolds
4-H Club Members and Parents
Fish & Still Equipment
Luminant
Northeast Texas Treatment Center
Optimist Club
Progressive Waste Solutions
Panel Truss Texas, Inc.
Rusk County Adult Probation
Rusk County Extension Agents
Rusk County Sheriff’s Office
IESI
Don Gage
St. Matthews Episcopal Church
Wayne & Jan Tipps
Al Richards


2015 Syrup Team Sponsor
Henderson Federal Savings Bank

2015 Syrup Cane Sponsor


Crawford-A. Crim Funeral Home

Sugar Cane Grown By:


Doug and Kathi Ford
Arrowhead Farms & Chinquapin Gourd Palace

For more information Contact:
Suzanne Cross/Tourism Coordinator
(903) 657-6551 Ext. 268
email

Depot Museum
903-657-4304
Website