TEXAS GOURD SOCIETY
Kappa Chapter of the American Gourd Society
The purpose of the Texas Gourd Society is to promote interest in and appreciation of gourds, both to our membership and to the general public. We will do this by sharing information through education, meetings, festivals and shows related to the culture, history, uses, crafting and artistry of gourds.
2014 Dues Reminder for those who may have forgotten.
Want to join us or renew your membership? Please click on Membership on the Menu to get the Membership application. As a member you will receive our quarterly newsletter that features happenings in the gourd world, photos, tips and much more.
The TGS LOGO is available on
Shirts, Tote bags,
Caps, BBQ Aprons and
many other items!
Please visit the TGS CafePress Shop
for more information.
Visit our new Facebook Page at http://facebook.com/LoneStarGourdFestival or click here
Congratulations to TGS 2013 Best of Show Winner Michael Ford !
Click here to see all of the 2013 Festival Blue Ribbon Winners
CALLING ALL TEACHERS!!
The 2014 Lone Star Gourd Festival is now accepting applications for teachers who wish to teach at the 2014 Festival. Come and join us at the new location for the Lone Star Gourd Festival. We would, especially, like to see some new and creative classes. So, put on your thinking caps and let us hear from you. All classes will be held in air conditioned classrooms, except for carving.
The 2014 Lone Star Gourd Festival is Moving!
The 2014 Lone Star Gourd Festival will be held on August 15 to 17, 2014 at the New Braunfels Civic/Convention Center in New Braunfels, Texas. For more information, click here.
RESERVE YOUR BOOTH FOR THE 2014 FESTIVAL NOW!!!!
Booths for the 2014 Festival are now available for reservation. Click here for more information.