71st Annual Jefferson Pilgrimage

Jefferson's 71st Annual Pilgrimage is coming up May 3 - 6. Don't miss all of the dances, reenactments, events and everything that goes with it. 

Map of Pilgrimage Sites

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Jefferson Pilgrimage

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Get your 71st Annual Pilgrimage tickets right here

Historic Jefferson Railway

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Get tickets for Civil War Living History, “Day of Learning”, complete with a gunboat and cannons and The Great Locomotive Chase/The Andrews Raid, aboard a live steam train

Battle for Jefferson

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Purchase your tickets in advance to the Battle(s), the Ladies' Tea, and the Muskets & Magnolias Grand Ball.

Events

  • Tour of Homes - 5/4 & 5/5, 11am-5pm
  • Twilight Garden Tours – 5/4 & 5/5, 5pm-7:30pm
  • Pilgrimage Parade & Town Skirmish – 5/5, 10:00am. Downtown
  • Heirloom Plant Sale – 5/4 & 5/5, 9:00am-5pm,  9:00am-5:00pm. Excelsior Hotel, 211 W Austin
  • Craft Sale – 5/4 & 5/5, 9:00am-5:00pm, 5/6 9:00am-3:00pm. William Perry Park, Excelsior Hotel
  • Pleasant Hill Quilters Presents “The Secret Codes of the Underground Railroad” 5/5, 1:00pm. Jefferson Institute, 120 E Austin. $5.00
  • Children’s Vintage Games - 5/5, 1:00pm. Otstott Park, 117 W Lafayette 
  • Jefferson Color Guard - 5/6, 10:00am. Christ Episcopal Church, 703 S Main
  • Diamond Bessie Murder Trial - 5/3 & 5/4, 7:30pm, 5/5, 5:30pm & 8:30pm, 5/6 2:00pm.  Jefferson Play House,  Corner of Market and Henderson
  • Living History Day of Learning - 5/4, 9:00am-2:30pm. Diamond Don RV Park,  1602 HWY 49. $3.00
  • Great Locomotive Chase - 5/4, 9:30, 10:30, 11:30, 12:30. Diamond don RV Park, 1602 HWY 49. $5.00
  • Great Locomotive Chase & Train Battle – 5/5 11:00, 12:30, 2:30, 4:00, 5:30  5/6 11:30 & 1:00. Departs from Train Depot Downtown. $15.00
  • Muskets & Magnolias Grand Ball – 5/6, 8:00pm-11:30pm. 120 E Austin. $15.00  Period Formal Attire or Black Tie Required
  • The Austin St. Dance – 5/5, 8:00pm-10:00pm. 211 W Austin. $Free
  • 1st & 2nd Battles for Jefferson – 5/5, 4:00pm. 5/6, 1:30pm.  Cypress River Ranch, 1552 FM 2208. $10.00

Vendor Sign Up

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Contact Us

Jefferson Pilgrimage Weekend

East Austin Street, Jefferson, Texas 75657, United States

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