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East Texas Communities

The people of East Texas are known for their warm hospitality, community spirit, and deep-rooted traditions, fostering a sense of belonging and camaraderie. Furthermore, these communities are a living testament to Texas’s diverse heritage, with a vibrant mix of cultural festivals, historical landmarks, and local cuisine. The slower pace of life, combined with the region’s natural and cultural richness, makes East Texas communities uniquely appealing in the Lone Star State.


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ETX Events

Looking for something to do in East Texas?

ETX Museums

Visit one of over seventy five regional museums.

ETX Shop

Show your pride with East Texas city specific gear. All purchases help support our non-profit and local cities promote ETX.

City Series T-Shirts | All Apparel | Hats | Mugs | Photography

Historical Sites

East Texas has four State historic sites to visit.

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ETX Podcast

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ETX Photo Contest

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The Texas Forest Trail Needs Your Support

We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit group that helps bring tax dollars and travelers to every county in East Texas, and provide communities with the tools, training, and professional support they need to preserve their history and successfully market their tourism sites and attractions.