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.
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.
Katie Lawrence is a Southeast Texas native who graduated 18th in her high school class with a GPA of 4.25. She attended college in the Houston area and changed her major twice (psychology, computer science, and finally criminal justice) before taking a leap of faith and dropping out to pursue a career in freelance writing.
Today, Katie writes for the Texas and Arizona pages of OnlyInYourState.com and has never been more passionate about a job before. Outside of work, you can likely find her curled up on the sofa with a hot cup of coffee, watching a crime TV show or scary movie.