LONGVIEW,TX (KLTV)- It was the first day of a small town festival that celebrates the rich oil history of east Texas. The annual Hawkins oil festival had visitors packing the downtown streets today. A parade, arts and crafts, kids games, and of course food , accent the annual festival. The family friendly event brings visitors from all over east Texas for the best that small town hospitality has to offer. The festival continues well into the night with live music and a street dance.
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