Jefferson, Texas Weekend Entertainment May 3-6, 2012

Men fighting in historic outfits in a farmers field with smoke from the gunfighting enveloping quite a few of the characters.
Picture of Battle of Port Jefferson from www.jefferson-texas.com

Everywhere you look you’re liable to see many people in historic dress you’ll truly believe you’ve stepped back to 1864 in Jefferson Texas. And this year we are using 21st century technology to enhance your experience. Learn more about this from the Marion County Chamber of Commerce.

BATTLE OF PORT JEFFERSON CIVIL WAR RE-ENACTMENT
Friday, May 4: “Living History” @ 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Location: Tuscumbia Ranch (3 miles – Hwy 134 at Cypress River Airport)

Friday, May 4 @ 7:30 p.m.-10:00 p.m. “An Illumination”
Location: Oakwood Cemetery, North Alley St.

Saturday, May 5: Parade @ 10:00 a.m. (Parade route – Henderson/Market/Austin/ Polk/Broadway Streets)
Saturday, May 5: Skirmish immediately following parade (Austin & Vale St.)
Saturday, May 5: 1st Battle @ 4:00 p.m.
Location: Tuscumbia Ranch (3 miles – Hwy 134 at Cypress River Airport)
Saturday, May 5: Grande Ball @ 8:00 p.m.
Location: Jeffersonian Institute, 120 E. Austin

Sunday, May 6: “Presentation of Colors” @ 10:00 a.m.
Location: Christ Episcopal Church, 703 S. Main
Sunday, May 6 @ 1:30 p.m. 2nd Battle
Location: Tuscumbia Ranch (3 miles – Hwy 134 at Cypress River Airport)
Information: (903) 665-2672  www.jefferson-texas.com

65TH ANNUAL JEFFERSON HISTORICAL PILGRIMAGE TOUR OF HOMES & SPRING FESTIVAL
Thursday-Sunday, May 3-6: Diamond Bessie Murder Trial Play
Tickets: (903) 665-6075
Friday & Saturday, May 4-5 @ 11:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.: HOME TOURS
(903) 665-2513

KNIGHTLIGHT THEATER PRESENTS: “A COMEDY EVENT” FEATURING TODD JUSTICE
Friday & Saturday, May 4-5 @ 8:00 p.m.
Location: KnightLight Theater, 202 Walnut (Corner or Walnut & Lafayette)
Tickets & information: (903) 665-8546 or (903) 445-3966 www.KnightLightTheater.com

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