Schedule of Events

The Texas Heroes Foundation (THF) invites you to “Stroll Through Texas History” on March 1, 2, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM, beginning at Acton Baptist Church at 3500 Fall Creek Hwy in Acton. March 3rd 10:00 am to 3:00 pm at the Acton Cemetery parking lot. 

Meet Texas Heroes, portrayed by the THF Team, partake in Elizabeth Crockett Memorial Ceremony, see black powder demonstrations, enjoy period music & performing art winners, view the Student History Fair, vote on People’s Choice Award and more. If your group has more than ten students, you need to call or email to register.  Groups are welcome to bring their own sack lunches, water will be provided. 

Thursday,  March 1, 2018 


9:00 am to 4:30 pm Student History Fair and Stroll Thru Texas History

12 noon Memorial Service for Elizabeth Crockett at Acton Cemetery and cannon demonstration.

Friday,  March 2, 2018


9:00 am to 4:30 pm Student History Fair and Stroll Thru Texas History

12 noon  Elizabeth Crockett Program at Acton Cemetery and cannon demonstration

.Student History Fair Awards Presentation: View projects at 6:30 pm awards at 7:00 pm

Saturday,  March 3, 2018


10:00 am:  Exhibitors/Vendors open to the public

10:00 am – Stroll Thru Texas History

10:00 am:  Music

12:00 noon (To be announced later)

3:00 pm  Closing Ceremony

 All information is subject to change.

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


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