See 38,000 Beautiful Flowers In Bloom At The Texas Rose Festival

Tyler is home to not only the largest rose garden in Texas, but all of America. Every October, a festival honors the flower and its role in shaping the local economy. Complete with a parade, vendors, and all the breathtaking flora in full bloom, this is one celebration you won’t want to miss.

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The festival will begin at 10 a.m. on Thursday and runs through 4 p.m. Sunday evening. Visit the official website or Facebook page to learn more.

Have you ever been to the Texas Rose Festival? If so, what’s your favorite part? Let us know all about your experience. Check out our previous article for more can’t-miss East Texas activities: 11 Destinations Way Out East In Texas That Are So Worth The Drive.