10th Annual Chihuahuan Desert Fiesta

Free, fun, family-friendly festival!

When Sep 20, 2014
from 09:00 AM to 03:00 PM
Where Franklin Mountains State Park
Contact Name Adrianna Weickhardt
Contact Email
Contact Phone (915) 566-6441

No Reservation Needed

Saturday, Sept. 20 – Free

10th Annual Chihuahuan Desert Fiesta

Meet at Tom Mays Unit

Start: 9:00 a.m.

Chihuahuan Desert Fiesta dancers


Description:  The 10th Annual Chihuahuan Desert Fiesta at Tom Mays Park on Saturday, Sept. 20 promises to attract hundreds of people again this year as the community celebrates the natural wonders of our desert and Franklin Mountains State Park. Sponsored by Texas Parks and Wildlife and the Franklin Mountains State Park at the Tom Mays Unit, park staff, members of the Chihuahuan Desert Education Coalition, and other environmental education groups will be on hand to offer free demonstrations, guided tours, guest speakers, music and informational booths designed to introduce the curious to the wonders of our fascinating desert.

BRING:  Camera, water, snacks and sun hat/ball cap.

At the Tom Mays Unit of the park - Directions: 

From Westside on I-10, take exit 6 and travel east towards mountains for 3.8 miles, Park entrance will be on the left, but you’ll actually pass it, make a u-turn then enter on the right.  From Eastside on Hwy 54, exit Transmountain Rd, travel west 7 miles over/through the mountains, Park entrance will be on the right.

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