One of four Wood County lakes for flood control and recreation, 776 acres. Lakeside facilities cater to boaters, fishermen and campers at Lake Hawkins Camp Park. Record fish, largemouth bass. A few miles NW of Hawkins.
(Jefferson) Bayou Riding Stables
(Longview) Brandy Branch Reservoir
(Daingerfield) Ellison Creek Reservoir
(Henderson) Harmony Hill Ghost Town
(Athens) Lake Athens
(Quitman) Lake Fork
09/16 Coming to The Hawkins area
Texas Shakespeare Festival Kilgore TX June27-July28 The Texas Shakespeare Festival employs high caliber actors, designers, and directors from throughout the nation.
Hope Watermelon Festival Hope AR August9-11 Watermelon Olympics, melon judging and auction, watermelon eating contest, seed spitting contest, melon toss, antique engine show, entertainment and SW Arkansas' largest arts and crafts show.
Dallas Greek Food Festival Dallas TX September27-29 The Greek Food Festival supports Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church's
ministries, community outreach, and youth programs.