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Syrup Festival 2016
Syrup Festival 2016



HERITAGE SYRUP FESTIVAL

Henderson, Texas

Saturday, November 12, 2016

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:
www.visithendersontx.us

 

 

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

www.depotmuseum.com

 

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 infContact:
Suzanne Cross/Tourism Coordinator
(903) 657-6551 Ext. 268
email:
www.visithendersontx.usormation:

 
Depot Museum
903-657-4304
www.depotmuseum.com