The dogwood trees are blooming all across East Texas, but no area has more of a concentration of dogwood trees than Palestine! The landscape around Palestine is being filled with the bright white and pink flowering tree. To celebrate this beautiful budding tree Palestine hosts the Dogwood Trails Celebration each year.

This year the event will be held March 23rd - 25th, March 30th - April 1st and April 6th - 8th. The 74th annual event boasts an arts and crafts fair, car show, a kids zone, live entertainment along with a parade too at the Dogwoods Trail Festival scheduled for Saturday, March 24th from 9a- - 4p. Admission the festival is very affordable as it's only $1 to get in and kids under 12 are free! All the proceeds benefit Palestine area non-profit organizations.

You can also stay up-to-date with everything dogwood in Palestine on their Facebook page.