Explore: The Brazos Trail Region
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Located in Elm Mott, Homestead Heritage celebrates life as it used to be. A traditional craft village at Brazos de Dios, Homestead Heritage gives visitors the chance to step back in time and enjoy the sites and smell of a bygone era.
August 4, 2015 (All day)
Using remnants of native and historic plants, shrubs, grasses, and trees, volunteers are invited to join staff in reestablishing and maintaining the historic landscaping.
August 6, 2015 - 1:00pm
Miss Mamie Parlor Days offers dominos, bingo, cards, and other games of interest to participants. The social is held weekly on Thursday afternoons and includes refreshments.
August 8, 2015 (All day)
Join archeologist Petei McHenry for a hands-on learning experience that includes field and lab work as it relates to the history of the Confederate Reunion Grounds.
About the Brazos Trail Region
The Texas Brazos Trail Region is an 18-county area of Central Texas. It is part of the 10-region Heritage Trails Program of the Texas Historical Commission. The Texas Brazos Trail seeks to promote heritage tourism, historic preservation, and economic development. Although, a driving trail is marked out on the map, visitors are encouraged to travel the entire region experiencing the charm and heritage of this mainly rural area of the state. Visitors to the region can explore state parks, visit a presidential library, sample some of Texas' best BBQ, or enjoy one of the many local festivals and events. The region is filled with historic towns, unique downtown shops, museums, beautifully preserved homes, and more.
The Brazos Trail Region works with a variety of organizations to promote travel throughout the region.