9th Annual Chihuahuan Desert Fiesta

Free, fun, family-friendly festival!

When Sep 21, 2013
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, September 21 – Free

9th Annual Chihuahuan Desert Fiesta

Meet at Tom Mays Unit

Start: 9:00 a.m.

Description:  The 9th Annual Chihuahuan Desert Fiesta at Tom Mays Park on Saturday, September 21 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 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 & 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/thru the mountains, Park entrance will be on the right.

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