Clarence Edmond Shackelford and aka "M1Y", is a publicist, and the founder of Tour Tyler Texas and also the Texas African American Museum both programs are under the auspices of the Empowerment Community Development Corporation, which is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit.
Tour Tyler Texas - A Tour of Possibilities, Thursday April 27, Friday April 28, and Saturday April 29, 2023. Here is a possible itinerary for a weekend tour.
Day 1.) Thursday April 27 - Morning: Arrive in Tyler and check into the Holiday Inn Tyler Conference Center or your hotel.
10 AM - 2PM Visit the Texas African American Museum, 309 W. Martin Luther
King, Jr., Blvd., Tyler, Texas (903) 283-6089 - TexasAfricanAmericanMuseum.org
Afternoon: Visit the Tyler Rose Museum and Gift Shop at the Tyler Rose Garden
Center - 420 Rose Park Drive - Tyler, Texas - TexasRoseFestival.com / Museum
Evening: Have dinner at one of Tyler's many restaurants, such as Country Kitchen
Restaurant - Tyler, Texas - CountryKitchenRestaurants.com.
Day 2.) Friday April 28 - Morning: Visit the "Official" Texas State Railroad - 789 Park Road 70, Palestine, Texas - TexasStateRailroad.net
Evening: Have dinner at one of Tyler's many restaurants, such as Stanley's Famous Pit Bar-B-Q 525 S Beckham Ave, Tyler, Texas.
Day 3) Saturday April 29 - Morning: 10 AM - Visit the Tyler Museum of Art, which has a collection of
over 10,000 works of art.
Afternoon: Texas Hot Link Festival - 212 Market Street - Pittsburg, Texas - TexasHotlinkFestival.com
*This is just a suggested itinerary, and you can customize it to fit your interests and budget. The Greater Tyler Area is a great place to be with a lot to offer, so you're sure to have a great time no matter what you do.
About Empowerment Community Development Corporation
Under the auspices of the Empowerment Community Development Corporation, which is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit we have 8 flagship programs:
- CAR Texas Academy - (CAR = Coding Aeronautics Robotics Academy™) - Stanley Cofer, program director.
- ENDS - Empowerment Neighborhood Development Services™ - Stanley Cofer, program director.
- I Am Beautiful Movement™ - LaToyia S. Jordan, program director.
- Small and Minority Owned Businesses Initiative™ - Stanley Cofer, program director.
- TAAM - Texas African American Museum™ - Gloria Washington, program director.
- Tour Tyler Texas™ - Clarence Edmond Shackelford, program director.
- Veterans Banquet - LaRhonda Hamilton, program director.
- Learning Pavilion in Wood County ™ - Stanley Cofer, program director.
NewsBreak article Sponsored by: LeRoy Francis Sr. DBA Community Funeral Home Tyler and Clarence Edmond Shackelford.