Stroll Thru Texas History
 

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Friday – May 20, 4pm -7pm Concert

Saturday – May 21, 2022 9:45 am to 3pm

  1. Stations 2. Stage & Cannon Schecule 4. Sponsors. 5. Map

Parking Location: Parking behind Acton Baptist Church at 3500 Fall Creek Hwy in Acton. No Handicap Parking, Only for wheelchair access. The schedule may change.

Take time to read the flags stationed around the event and the Hood County Court House. Each tells the story of a hero from the Alamo and veterans of the Texas fight as a Republic.

Afternoon Concert Friday, May 20 at 4 to 7 – Vanderveer Brothers String Band.  Ed Myers & Glenn Murray, plus Rebecca Fabiola & JetBlacq.

Station # 1

Main Stage

9:30 Ed Meyer and Glenn Murray – Texas songs main stage

9:45 – Station # 1836 Cannon Fire – Terry’s Texas Rangers

Stage Schedule

10:00 Opening Ceremony – Welcome and presentation by Early Texans and Tejanos, Travis – Brendan Hartman, Houston – Jack Edmonson/David Hansford, Davy Crockett – Errol Flannery, Seguin – John Luna, Lowery – Phil Harris,  and others who fought in the Texas Revolution against Santa Anna’s Mexico.

10:30 – Vanderveer Brothers String Band
11:15 – Ridge Roberts – Texas Fiddler
12:00 – Bobby W. Davis – Country Western
12:45 – Vanderveer Brothers String Band
1:30 – Bobby W. Davis – Country Western
2:00 – Ridge Roberts – Texas Fiddler
2:30 – Ed Meyer & Glenn Murray- Texas Music & Closing Remarks and Raffle Drawing
Schedule of Events
12:00 – Gunfighter Show (located at #16)
2:00 – Gunfighter Show (located at #16)
9:45, 11:45,3:00 – 1860’s Cannon Fire ( located at #9 )
Stroll through stations #2-#12 anytime between 10:00 am to 3:00 pm.

Station # 2 – Citizens of the RepublicCampbell Longley – Phil Harris

Station # 3 – Stone Building the oldest building in Hood County – The Story of the Texas Navy Association – Bob Satterwhite

Station # 4a – Scottish Texans – JJohn McGregor – John McGregor, bagpiper and Alamo defender – Dr. John Taber

Station # 4bAlamo survivor of European descendants – Kathy Moore

Station # 5 – Native American Culture, Frybread & sharing culture – Audricka Young

Station # 6 – Tejano Heroes Juan Seguin – Texas Tejano Hero – John Luna

Station # 6b– Patrica de la Garza De Leon – Built the first school, and many churches & funded Houston’s army Jeanne Luna

Station # 7 – Native Americans

Running Water – Frank Arellano overview Tribes of Texas, tools

Mr. Bishop arrowheads

Station # 8 – Chuckwagon and Roping

Ron McWhorter & Longhorn Chuckwagon Ministry

SCV heritage group – Dickey Freeman, Jim Scott

Station # 9 – The 1836 Cannon

Cannon- Mike Smith and Terry’s Texas Rangers

Station # 10 – The 1836 Texas Army

Texian Volunteer Army 1836  

Station # 11 Davy Crockett

David Crockett – Errol Flannery (4 times great-grandson of David and Elizabeth Crockett)

Station # 12

  • On Saturday – Elizabeth Crockett wife of David Crockett and an early settler to Hood County – Laurie Matthews (3 times great-granddaughter of David)

Station #13 12:00 & 2:00 Granbury Gun fighters

Station #14 Daughter of the American Revolution  & Sons of the American Revolution

Station #15 Sons of the Republic of Texas

The Texas Heroes Foundation presents:
“Stroll Thru Texas History”

May 20 Afternoon Concert & May 21, 2021
Acton Cemetery
3629 Fall Creek Highway

Schedule of Events

Journey back to 1800’s Texas as we meet heroes like Travis, Crockett, Houston, Bowie, Seguin & more. Visit the Elizabeth Crockett Memorial, Enjoy Black Powder Cannon Demonstrations, Reenactments, Native American customs and interactive presentations. Plus, eat great food and listen to period music.

Friday, May 14, 2021

10 am – 4pm – Presenters, ReEnactments, Demonstrations, Music and Food

4pm – 7pm – Bring your family and your lawn chair and join us for concerts!
Kristyn Harris, Ridge Roberts, Mike & Alesia Echols… and more!

Saturday, May 15, 2021

10:00 am – Presenters, ReEnactments, Demonstrations, Music and Food

4pm – 7pm – Bring your family and your lawn chair and join us for concerts!
Kristyn Harris, Ridge Roberts, Vanderveer Brothers String Band… and more!

Ask about our student only days for 2022. If your group has more than ten students, please email to register.  Groups are welcome to bring their own sack lunches, water will be provided. 

Texas Independence Celebration of North Texas in Hood County is supported by:

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