Winnsboro is well known for its unique stores and shops as well as annual events.  Watch the video from YOLO Texas featuring the Sinclair Market and the 2022 Renaissance Festival.


Winnsboro Texas is a historic town  where the pines meet the oaks filled with beautiful lakes and amazing spring and fall colors.

Winnsboro Texas is a designated cultural arts district and a Main Street Town offering not only art, music and literature  but unique annual events, award winning restaurants and shops in a welcoming community.

In 2018 Winnsboro was inducted into the Hall of Fame for the Best Downtown in the Uppper East Side of Texas County Line Magazine competition.


festival of books


Winnsboro Festival of Books 2022 will take place on May 7 with activities at Winnsboro Center for the Arts and outside on the Bowery.  Author panels will discuss a variety of genres while children’s activities take place throughout the day.  The keynote address will be delivered by Dallas Morning News Arts and Feature Writer, Michael Granberry, who will talk about his new book, Hole in the Roof.  Evening entertainment will include a “Spoken Word” presentation featuring Billy Henderson. 



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New businesses in 2022

Pump House Gym

Family Fitness center that provides 24/7 Access and security monitored cameras. New state of the art equipment with spin, yoga, zumba and much more available. Fresh towel service and clean showers. Lockers provided. Friendly knowledgeable staff with personal trainers available.

500 Park Street
Winnsboro, TX  75494
(903) 720-9150

Office 10:00 am – 6:00 pm Monday through Friday
Fitness Gym available for members 24/7

Modern Country Art Gallery

Modern Country is an innovative, contemporary art gallery in the heart of downtown Winnsboro.  Chris Brown, owner of the gallery exhibits art of his own as well as several artists in glass, basket weaving and more.  Stay tuned for Art Exhibits and artists receptions on a regular basis.

215 N. Franklin
Winnsboro, TX  75494

Open Wed. – Fri. 11am to 5pm
 Sat. 11am to 4pm.

Googy Goobers Pop Shop

Calling all nerds. This is the shop for you. The store carries collectables, 90’s nerd stuff, pokeman, star wars, beetle juice items and much more. They also have a collection of custom clothing and vintage clothing.

If the lights are on they are open
112 E. Elm Street – 903-347-1047

Carnegie Cottage Bed & Breakfast

Stay at this 2-bedroom, 1.5-bath vacation rental home. Boasting a completely renovated interior, a deck with an outdoor dining area, a cozy front porch that’s perfect for morning coffee, and an ideal location, this retreat will easily have you feeling right at home. Consider perusing the local farmer’s market across the street on Saturdays, shopping and grabbing a bite to eat in town, or seeing a show at the Winnsboro Center For the Arts!

Corner of E. Carnegie and S. Walnut
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Elm Street Apothecary

Kelley Swan is the owner and Herbalist Consultant at the new Elm Street Apothecary.  Her shop offers herbal, eco-friendly and handmade products. 

She is proudest of her handmade soaps using Calendula Olive Oil, and, medicinal and functional teas.

300 North Main St. Suite C
Monday – closed
Tuesday – Friday 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am to 2:00 pm

Angelic Interior Designs by Shenell

Shenell is passionate about her consulting and interior design.  She offers a variety of services from helping design a new room to the purchase of the items needed.  She even offers floral arrangements.

Her blog includes many helpful instructions for home projects and design suggestions.

606 South Main St.
(972) 926-3348​
Thursday – Saturday 10:00 am to 6:00 pm

DNA Smoke Shop

DNA Smoke Shop is a one stop Smoke Supply Shop, offering all smoke and novelty items, Texas grown hemp products to take care of aches & pains, anxiety, depression, and many other medical needs. All natural, Lab Tested.


Open Monday – Saturday 9:00 am – 7:00 pm
503 E. Carnegie
Winnsboro, TX  75494

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