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The East Texas Bourbon Society is excited to host the 2019 Texas Bourbon Shootout in Longview, TX. Longview is located in East Texas just off of Interstate 20 between Dallas, TX and Shreveport, LA. Longview is large enough to have all of the comforts of a big city but small enough to have the small town feel. As the home of the Great Texas Balloon Race, the Big Pines Blues Festival and many other large events we are used to accommodating guest from all over the world.

Recommended Airports:

GGG - East Texas Regional Airport  (15 minutes)

SHV - Shreveport Airport (1 Hour)

DFW - Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (2.5 Hours)

DAL - Dallas Love Field (2 Hours)


Holiday Inn North Longview
300 Tuttle Cir, Longview, TX 75605

Be Sure to use booking code BOURBON 


Experience the finest East Texas hospitality when you stay at the Holiday Inn North Longview, located just 10 minutes north of downtown Longview. New commercial development surrounds our hotel, offering a fantastic selection of dining and shopping options. National Parks, vineyards and lakes are all within easy access.

Swim lengths of the heated indoor pool and lounge on the spacious outdoor patios while the kids have fun on the lazy river. Work out in the fully-equipped fitness center and check emails in the state-of-the-art business center with Windows and Mac operating systems and complimentary WiFi.

Offering over 7,000 sq. ft. of magnificent banquet space, our Longview, TX hotel is ideal for large corporate conferences and conventions, as well as sports team events and weddings. Unwind in our light and welcoming lobby area.

Cooked-to-order breakfast is available every morning of your stay. Sample delicious local cuisine and inventive vegetarian options at our on-site restaurant, then enjoy a chilled drink in the hotel bar.


Nearby Attractions

East Texas BBQ - Bodacious, Carters BBQ, UNC's

Cajun - Dudley's, Booshay's, The Catch, Fisherman's Market

Hamburgers - Jucy's, Butcher Shop

Soul Food - Fat Boyzzz, Divine Catering

Mexican - Papacita's, El Sombrero, El Rincon 



Women's Boutiques - Morgan Abbigail's

Men's Clothing - Hurtwitz, Cavender's 



Longview World of Wonders Hand's-on Children's Discovery Center

Longview Museum of Fine Arts

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