Texarkana Tree Giveaway on Arbor Day

Free trees to help the city look pretty

TEXARKANA, Tex. (Ark-La-Tex Weekend) - The 9th Annual Arbor Day free tree giveaway takes place on Saturday, March 4, 2023. This will be a drive-thru event at Spring Lake Park across from the Rotary Splash Pad. Seedlings will be given out starting at 9 a.m. and conclude when all of the 900 seedlings have been given out or at 10:30 a.m.

To receive one of the seedlings, line up and enter through the Mall Drive entrance. This annual event is presented by The City of Texarkana, TX, Keep Texarkana Beautiful, A&M Forestry and Bowie County Master Gardeners. A certified arborist was asked to select a variety of trees to ensure they are adaptable to Texarkana’s climate. The species selected to be given out include Sawtooth Oak, Bald Cypress, and Allegany Chinkapin.

Help keep the Texarkana area beautiful with these new trees!

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Robert Streeter

Robert Streeter

Lead content producer for the Ark-La-Tex Weekend as well as Creative Services Producer.