Calendar

  • October 2-24, 20172017 Art/Photo Contest

     See GROVES PECAN FESTIVAL Page.

  • October 9-25, 2017Groves Pecan Festival Mega Pass Sale

     GREAT NEWS! We will have more rides this year than ever before!!!!!

    2017 Groves Pecan Festival Mega Passes can be purchased for $40.00 each, which will entitle the bearer to ride unlimited rides during the festival beginning 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm on Thursday, October 26th, 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm on Friday, October 27th, 10:00 am – 11:00 pm on Saturday, October 28th, and 12noon - 6:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 29th, 2017 ending the festival. Mega Passes for the Groves Pecan Festival carnival rides can be purchased at the Groves Chamber Office, 4399 Main Ave. in Groves.

     

    Mega Pass Sales Schedule  

    Monday, October 16th - Thursday, October 19th, 3:30 - 7 p.m.

    Saturday, October 21st, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

     

    Monday October 23rd, 3:30 – 8:00 p.m.

    Tuesday, October 24th, 3:30 - 8:00 p.m.

    Wednesday, October 25th, 3:30 - 8:00 p.m.

     

    CHILDREN MUST BE PRESENT TO HAVE PICTURES TAKEN FOR THE PASSES. For further information, contact the Groves Chamber of Commerce office at (409) 962-3631. Mega Pass Sponsor is Mid County Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram and Lanyard Sponsor is MCT Credit Union

     

    *** NO CREDIT CARDS ACCEPTED. *** ***

  • October 26-29, 20172017 Groves Pecan Festival

    The date of the 2017 Groves Pecan Festival has been moved back one week and will now fall on the last weekend of October (Thursday – Sunday, October 26, 27, 28, 29). 

  • October 26, 2017Halloween Costume Contest

     The Groves Pecan Festival committee would like to extend an invitation to those wishing to participate in the 2017 Groves Pecan Festival Halloween Costume Contest. The contest will be held on Thursday, October 26th. There will be three categories: Infants – 3 yrs., K4 – 12th Grade, and 18 years & up. Contest sign up will take place at the Lee Roger’s Pavilion between 6 – 7:30 pm. The contest will start at 8:00 pm.

     If you have any questions or need further information, please call our Chamber office at 962-3631.

  • October 28, 20172017 Groves Pecan Festival Parade

    The Groves Chamber of Commerce and Tourist Center would like to extend an invitation to those wishing to participate in the 2017 Annual Groves Pecan Festival Parade. The parade will be held Saturday, October 28th, beginning at 9:30 a.m. Lineup will begin at 8:30 a.m., entering at Terrell & Cleveland. The parade begins at 39thSt. at Cleveland Ave. and heads west on 39th St. Then travels down 39th St. to Gulf Ave. where the parade ends after making a right turn on Gulf Ave. Anyone wishing to participate in the parade should come by the Groves Chamber of Commerce office located at 4399 Main Ave., and pick up an instruction guide with the parade route and rules by Wednesday, October 25th. If you have any questions or need further information, please call our Chamber office at 962-3631.

     

  • October 28, 2017Cooking With Pecans Contest

     See GROVES PECAN FESTIVAL page.

  • November 19, 20172017 Christmas Tree Trail to Groves

    On Sunday, November 19, 2017, from 1-5 p.m., the Groves Chamber of Commerce & Tourist Center will sponsor the Annual Christmas Tree Trail to Groves celebration.  The community is invited to join the Chamber in ushering in the Christmas Season with this exciting promotion.  This special event is an opportunity for you to tour and see the newest in Christmas decorations, gifts, holiday attire, food, ideas, etc.

  • December 1, 2017Lighting of the City Christmas Tree and An Old Fashioned Christmas in Groves

    Please join us on December 1, 2017 for the Lighting of the City Christmas Tree and An Old Fashioned Christmas in Groves. The tree lighting will be held at 6:00 p.m. in Celebration Park, located at 4411 Lincoln Ave. After the lighting of the tree, we will move to downtown Lincoln Ave. where there will be free crafts for the children. There will also be vendors selling a variety of food and drinks.

  • December 2, 20172017 Lighted Christmas Parade

    The Christmas Parade will be held on Saturday, December 2, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. The parade starts at Cleveland, goes straight down 39th St., ending at Gulf Ave., Groves.