It's time to do some Christmas shopping with the annual Holiday in the Pines presented by the Nacogdoches Junior Forum.  The event is coming up this Thursday, Nov 18 through Saturday, Nov 20 at the Nacogdoches County Exposition & Civic Center.

The event kicks off Thursday night from 6-9 pm with 'One Hip Night'. A $35 ticket gets you entry into the party that kicks off Holiday in the Pines.  That ticket gets you 3 complimentary drinks, hors d'oeuvres from Auntie Pastas and Clear Springs, gate entry for shopping on Friday and Saturday, plus you get the first look at the vendors and their wares on that Thursday evening.

Shopping for the general public goes from 9am - 9pm on Friday, and from 9am - 4pm on Saturday.  A single day ticket is $10 and a two day ticket is $15.  Children 6 and under get free admission. Get more details about tickets and the event here.

Holiday in the Pines is a collection of more than 60 specialty stores and shops from coast-to-coast gathered for holiday shopping in a festive atmosphere.  While you sample tasty food items, mingle with your friends, and shop for Christmas, you will be contributing to the Nacogdoches Junior Forum's mission to help make Nacogdoches a better community for everyone. The net profits of Holiday in the Pines go directly back into the Nacogdoches community through grants to non-profit organizations throughout the county.

You'll be able to find so many great and unique Christmas gift ideas from vendors like these:

A & J Glass & Jewelry
Beard Fine Jewelers
Belle Brook Farms Natural Beef
Clothed In Armor
Color Street (Trish Holt)
House of Traditions
Chandi's Tupperware
Cowboy Crossroads
The Pink Closet
Red River Relish LLC
Scentsy- Analise Macias
She's A Doll
Grammy's Closet Boutique
Sloane's Antiques
Will's Woodworks
The Balcony
Blades and Stone
Kiss and Tell with Alexia
Spring and Prince
Splash Kingdom Timber Falls
The Magic Gingerbread House
Majeza Jewelry Cleaner
Kelly B's on the Square
Haute as Ice
Jordan Loves James
Body Lab Beauty & Wellness/Cline Family Med
REK Outfits
Scottini's Garlic Dressing
The Velvet Angel
Cowboy Nut Shoppe
Party n Things
Chatterbox Boutique
Monograms on Main
The Pink Dot Boutique
Grandough Baking Co
Triple Bee Designs
Maydelle Country Wines
Chalk Couture
Forester Artist
Good Shepherd Cedar Works
Texas Red Dirt Creations
Rodan and Fields - Independent Consultant
Kylar & Kately Boutique
Texadus family farm
Mad-le Handbags
Nacogdoches Cigar Co.
Snazzy Sisters
Woodworkers Club of East Texas
Kelly's Porch
The Right Frame of mind
Sassy Chaos Boutique
The White Peacock Olive Oil & Vinegar Company
Simply Designed
Lazy K Boutique
McKenna Makes & Claire's Creations
Jewelry Junkies
Grandma Cleda's Gourmet Candy
Urban Bar B Hair Salon


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