Frequently asked questions
When is the Texas State Forest Festival?
The Texas State Forest Festival will be held through September 16-19, 2021 at the George H. Henderson Expo Center.
What are the hours?
Thursday: 5pm - 10pm
How much are tickets to the Festival?
$6. Children 3 & Under are FREE. You may leave the festival and come back that same day, but you MUST get your hand stamped before leaving.
Where can I buy tickets for the Texas State Forest Festival?
Tickets will be available at the gate.
What are the Hushpuppy Championships?
How much are Carnival wristbands?
Thursday: $20 ($5 OFF if you bring 3 canned goods) - sponsored by KTRE
Where is the Carnival located?
You must enter through the Texas State Forest Festival gates to access the Carnival, which is located in the side parking lot of the Expo Center.
Where do I park?
Can I bring my pet with me?
No pets are allowed on the Festival and/or Carnival grounds.
Can I smoke at the Festival?
No smoking allowed on the Festival and/or Carnival grounds.
Where to stay? Accommodations in Lufkin/Angelina County
Need a place to stay? Find hotels in the area at www.VisitLufkin.com