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Saturday, 07 July 2007 09:54
Welcome to the 79 th East Texas Yamboree
October 19th - 22nd WITH ACTIVITIES EVERYDAY & NIGHTLY ENTERTAINMENT
Jayce “Savanna” Finch-Henson is our 78th East Texas Yamboree
Queen representing Beta Sigma Phi
The East Texas Yamboree is one of the longest running festivals in Texas with well over one hundred thousand people attending every year.
What makes the Yamboree special to so many people?
Many would say it's the great carnival that we make sure to expand every year with many exciting new rides and attractions. Others have said that its the wonderful Queen's Coronation Pageant with all its beautiful and talented young ladies and the spectacle that they bring to our stage. Then we have the Livestock Show and Sale where one gets to enjoy seeing the animals that our youth have raised just to showcase at this special event.
Others love the barn dance where we get to see the rising young stars of country music and dance the night away. Let's not forget the parades, gospel singing, the exhibits, the art and photography shows, the food (that's one of my favorites), high school football, spending time with family and old friends plus myriad other activities taking place over this special weekend in October.
All of these things and more make the East Texas Yamboree an event that people come from all over the world to enjoy every year.
So come and see for yourself what makes the Yamboree special to so many of us; you won't be disappointed.
East Texas Yamboree
PO Box 854
106 Buffalo St
All photos are the property of the East Texas Yamboree Association and photos by Ruel official photographer of the East Texas Yamboree and the Queens's Pageant
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