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Texas-Size Pecan

The huge nut on the Courthouse lawn is a popular place for taking photos. Made of concrete but looking quite realistic, it honors a major local industry. Crops can reach up to 3 million pounds of pecans, making this county one of the nation's leading producers. Guadalupe County growers helped to pioneer the now-popular nut, which Spanish explorers encountered in this area hundreds of years ago. Some of the earliest pecan orchards were planted in nearby river bottoms, and local specimens were used in upgrading cultivated varieties. The Guadalupe Valley Pecan Growers Association, founded here, is one of the oldest such groups in the state.

 

 ArtsFest

celebrARTe

 

ArtsFest 2015 - March 21 - will include a 5K Color Run at Starcke Park; events in Central Park including Pet Art Poochanga, Artisans Market, and Sidewalk Art; Poetry Readings at Court St. Coffee Shop; and CelebrARTEe at the Texas Theatre - a ticketed event celebrating Seguin's art community with live entertainment, appetizers, wine and beer tastings, keepsake wine glass and silent auction. Tickets can be purchased at the Chamber, Court St. Coffee Shop and Gift & Gourmet.

 


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