• Welcome to Van, Texas!

    A town that is proud of its Mayberry-like character! Van offers a traditional, down-home quality of life that has all too often become a thing of the past. Only 26 miles from downtown Tyler and 72 miles from downtown Dallas, people often relocate to Van to raise their families in our safe, wholesome environment.

    Learn More About Van!
  • Friendly, Vibrant Community

    In Van there is a true sense of community with regular Main Street parades and celebrations, excellent 3A public schools, wonderful churches and ministries, like Sky Ranch camp, and an abundance of down-home, friendly folks.  Our close proximity to Tyler and Dallas gives our residents a quick commute to work and easy access to big city amenities, all without the daily hustle and bustle.

    Learn About Van’s History
  • Convenient Location

    Located in a strategic growth corridor along I-20, businesses are also looking to make Van home.  Our great location, low real estate prices, strong businesses incentives, record-breaking retail sales, and steadfast commitment to the growth of small and mid-sized companies makes Van an ideal location for business success.

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Door opens at 5:30 pm – Show starts at 6 pm

May 27, 2017 – Free Door Prizes sponsored by local businesses

1 Parent/guardian must stay with their child during the movie.

Popcorn – 50 cents   Water – 25 cents

You are welcome to bring your own soft drinks

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True Story Movie – door open at 5:30 pm – Movie begins at 6 pm

May 13, 2017 – Free Door Prizes sponsored by local businesses

Popcorn – 50 cents   Water – 25 cents

You are welcome to bring your own soft drinks

T shirt for Wendee

Local Van Mom, Wendee Bailey, has been battling breast cancer, all proceeds from the sale of this shirt, go for medical expenses. Shirt purchases can be made at Austin Bank in Van. 


Casie Harris

FR Girls of Texas

Fundraiser - Bush

Mommy & Me

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The Car Show producers cancelled for April 29 because of the pending bad weather.  They have rescheduled it for May 20.  Mark your Calendars!

Rescheduled car show