Gilmer is the place this weekend for all kinds of family entertainment with the 79th Annual East Texas Yamboree.

Yamboree kicks off Wednesday (October 19) with the coronation of the Yam Queen at Gilmer Civic Center.

Other events include livestock show, Queen's parade Saturday morning, art show and carnival that starts Wednesday night through Saturday.

The Barn Dance is Saturday night featuring Shane Smith and the Saints and Roger Creager.

Get all the details on the 79th Annual East Texas Yamboree at

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