Events

71st Annual Pilgrimage

May 3 - May 6, 2018 — Jefferson, TX

Jefferson’s 71st Annual Pilgrimage is coming up May 3 – 6. Don’t miss all of the dances, reenactments, events and everything that goes with it. Visit jeffersonpilgrimageweekend.com for all of the details and buy tickets in advance.

Tour of Homes – 5/4 & 5/5, 11am-5pm
Twilight Garden Tours – 5/4 & 5/5, 5pm-7:30pm
Pilgrimage Parade & Town Skirmish – 5/5, 10:00am. Downtown
Heirloom Plant Sale – 5/4 & 5/5, 9:00am-5pm, 9:00am-5:00pm. Excelsior Hotel, 211 W Austin
Craft Sale – 5/4 & 5/5, 9:00am-5:00pm, 5/6 9:00am-3:00pm. William Perry Park, Excelsior Hotel
Pleasant Hill Quilters Presents “The Secret Codes of the Underground Railroad” 5/5, 1:00pm. Jefferson Institute, 120 E Austin. $5.00
Children’s Vintage Games – 5/5, 1:00pm. Otstott Park, 117 W Lafayette
Jefferson Color Guard – 5/6, 10:00am. Christ Episcopal Church, 703 S Main
Diamond Bessie Murder Trial – 5/3 & 5/4, 7:30pm, 5/5, 5:30pm & 8:30pm, 5/6 2:00pm. Jefferson Play House, Corner of Market and Henderson
Living History Day of Learning – 5/4, 9:00am-2:30pm. Diamond Don RV Park, 1602 HWY 49. $3.00
Great Locomotive Chase – 5/4, 9:30, 10:30, 11:30, 12:30. Diamond don RV Park, 1602 HWY 49. $5.00
Great Locomotive Chase & Train Battle – 5/5 11:00, 12:30, 2:30, 4:00, 5:30 5/6 11:30 & 1:00. Departs from Train Depot Downtown. $15.00
Muskets & Magnolias Grand Ball – 5/6, 8:00pm-11:30pm. 120 E Austin. $15.00 Period Formal Attire or Black Tie Required
The Austin St. Dance – 5/5, 8:00pm-10:00pm. 211 W Austin. $Free
1st & 2nd Battles for Jefferson – 5/5, 4:00pm. 5/6, 1:30pm. Cypress River Ranch, 1552 FM 2208. $10.00

Join us for the 71st Annual Pilgrimage!