History & Culture

January 2015

January 30 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
January 31 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
January 31 End Date
White Shaman Pictograph Panel Guided Hike
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a Rock Art Foundation (Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site's Friends Group) guided tour on Saturdays throughout the month and no reservations needed. Fall/winter/spring hours from Sept. 1 to May 31. No tours offered in June, July and August.
January 31 End Date
Roosevelt's Tree Army: The Civilian Conservation Corps
Tyler State Park
Learn about the Boys in Green.
January 31 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
January 31 End Date
Life as a Three-C's Boy
Caddo Lake State Park
Learn how young men trying to survive during the Great Depression built over 800 state parks, including Caddo Lake State Park!

February 2015

February 1 End Date
Exhibit Opening
Star of the Republic Museum
“Enduring Spirit: African Americans in 19th Century Texas” will open Feb. 1, 2015, and be on display through Feb. 15, 2016.
February 1 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
February 1 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join us for a hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock.
February 4 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
February 5 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
February 6 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
February 7 End Date
Presa Canyon Day Hike
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
This is a backcountry hike to secluded areas of the park’s canyons where visitors will visit several rock art sites showing a variety of prehistoric rock art styles.
February 7 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
February 7 End Date
Light in the Dark
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
If you lived more than 150 years ago what would you have to gather, and make yourself, to be able to have light at night?
February 7 End Date
WWII Reenactment
Fort Richardson State Park & Historic Site / Lost Creek Reservoir State Trailway
WWII reenactment at Fort Richardson State Park.
February 7 End Date
West Cottonwood Springs Mine - Sweetheart Tour
Franklin Mountains State Park
If you're looking to start a new Valentine's tradition with your sweetheart, look no further than the Franklin Mountains State Park. Join us the week before the big day of love on this fun, sweet tour through the mines!
February 7 End Date
White Shaman Pictograph Panel Guided Hike
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a Rock Art Foundation (Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site's Friends Group) guided tour on Saturdays throughout the month and no reservations needed. Fall/winter/spring hours from Sept. 1 to May 31. No tours offered in June, July and August.
February 7 End Date
Black History Month Event
Star of the Republic Museum
Dr. Fred McGhee, adjunct professor of anthropology at Austin Community College, will speak at 2 p.m. in the museum theatre about the 1836 Texas Rebellion. Free admission to the museum all day.
February 7 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
February 8 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
February 8 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join us for a hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock.
February 8 End Date
Light in the Dark
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
If you lived more than 150 years ago what would you have to gather, and make yourself, to be able to have light at night?
February 8 End Date
Buffalo Soldiers Day
801 César E. Chavez Boulevard, San Antonio, TX 78233
Buffalo Soldiers visit the Institute of Texas Cultures. History, fun, and games for the entire family.
February 11 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
February 12 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
February 13 End Date
Brazos Valley Regional History Fair
Star of the Republic Museum
Students from a five county region will compete for advancement to Texas History Day in Austin under the guidelines of National History Day.
February 13 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
February 14 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
February 14 End Date
Stagecoach Days - Corn for Cash
Fanthorp Inn State Historic Site
On second Saturdays relive the excitement of coaching in early Texas as Fanthorp's beautiful concord stagecoach will offer rides from 11 A.M. until 3 P.M. The program is weather dependent.
February 14 End Date
White Shaman Pictograph Panel Guided Hike
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a Rock Art Foundation (Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site's Friends Group) guided tour on Saturdays throughout the month and no reservations needed. Fall/winter/spring hours from Sept. 1 to May 31. No tours offered in June, July and August.
February 14 End Date
Native Fibers Workshop
Inks Lake State Park
Spend the afternoon making your own paper from native plants!
February 14 End Date
Penn Farm Tour with Lucinda
Cedar Hill State Park
Learn about life on a pioneer farm!
February 14 End Date
Butter Churning with Lucinda
Cedar Hill State Park
Lucinda churns butter the old fashioned way!
February 14 End Date
Black History Month Event
Star of the Republic Museum
The museum will present the first and second episodes of the PBS series, “African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross” at 2 p.m. Free admission to the museum all day.
February 14 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
February 15 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
February 15 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join us for a hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock.
February 15 End Date
Ranger Talk - Lincoln At McKinney Falls
Mckinney Falls State Park
Discover the connection between our 16th President, Abraham Lincoln, and the namesake of McKinney Falls, Thomas McKinney.
February 15 End Date
Ranger Talk - Lincoln at McKinney Falls
Mckinney Falls State Park
Discover the connection between our 16th President, Abraham Lincoln, and the namesake of McKinney Falls, Thomas McKinney.
February 15 End Date
Ranger Talk - Lincoln at McKinney Falls
Mckinney Falls State Park
Discover the connection between our 16th President, Abraham Lincoln, and the namesake of McKinney Falls, Thomas McKinney.
February 15 End Date
Ranger Talk - Lincoln at McKinney Falls
Mckinney Falls State Park
Discover the connection between our 16th President, Abraham Lincoln, and the namesake of McKinney Falls, Thomas McKinney.
February 15 End Date
Ranger Talk - Lincoln at McKinney Falls
Mckinney Falls State Park
Discover the connection between our 16th President, Abraham Lincoln, and the namesake of McKinney Falls, Thomas McKinney.
February 15 End Date
Ranger Talk - Lincoln at McKinney Falls
Discover the connection between our 16th President, Abraham Lincoln, and the namesake of McKinney Falls, Thomas McKinney.
February 18 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
February 19 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
February 20 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
February 20 End Date
February's New Year, New Moon Stargazing
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Join TPWD staff and the Sun City Astronomers for a night of dark skies, bright stars, and mythological storytelling!
February 21 End Date
Hard Hat Tour Aboard the Battleship TEXAS
Battleship Texas State Historic Site
Take this unique behind the scenes tour of areas that are closed to the general public. Reservations are required. Tours open to ages 14+ only.
February 21 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
February 21 End Date
Living History Saturdays at Independence Hall and the Old Washington Townsite
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
On the third Saturday of each month staff and volunteers dressed in period clothing bring to life the people and events of Old Washington providing a unique opportunity to discover various aspects of life surrounding the birth of the Republic of Texas.
February 21 End Date
Stories in Stone
Blanco State Park
A high tech scavenger hunt to reveal the stories left in stone by the Civilian Conservation Corps Company 854.
February 21 End Date
White Shaman Pictograph Panel Guided Hike
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a Rock Art Foundation (Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site's Friends Group) guided tour on Saturdays throughout the month and no reservations needed. Fall/winter/spring hours from Sept. 1 to May 31. No tours offered in June, July and August.
February 21 End Date
Black History Month Event
Star of the Republic Museum
The museum will host Dr. Bernadette Pruitt, professor of history at Sam Houston State University, for a 2 p.m. presentation titled, "The Other Great Migration: The Movement of Rural African Americans to Houston, Texas." Free admission to the museum all day.
February 21 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
February 21 End Date
Penn Farm Tour
Cedar Hill State Park
Learn about life on a pioneer farm!
February 22 End Date
Women's Hike - Schaeffer Shuffle Trail
Franklin Mountains State Park
This is a great opportunity for females of all ages who may feel some apprehension or fear about the activity of hiking. Join in on the fellowship and camaraderie of an all female group, learning the basics about safety and hiking in the desert. Join us for a guided hike along a scenic trail through canyons and an old ranching site - Moderate/Difficult hike.
February 22 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
February 22 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join us for a hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock.
February 22 End Date
“70th Anniversary of Iwo Jima Ceremony”
Battleship Texas State Historic Site
History Event
February 25 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
February 26 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
February 27 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
February 28 End Date
Texas Independence Day Celebration
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Join us for a two-day celebration of Texas Independence.
February 28 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
February 28 End Date
Stephen F. Austin State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | Houston Area | (Open)
Stephen F. Austin State Park
Join us for a fun-filled weekend designed to help your family discover the joys of camping and Texas State Parks. All camping gear and equipment required for an overnight stay at the park are included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
February 28 End Date
White Shaman Pictograph Panel Guided Hike
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a Rock Art Foundation (Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site's Friends Group) guided tour on Saturdays throughout the month and no reservations needed. Fall/winter/spring hours from Sept. 1 to May 31. No tours offered in June, July and August.
February 28 End Date
Native Fibers Workshop
Inks Lake State Park
Spend the afternoon making your own paper from native plants!
February 28 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo

March 2015

March 1 End Date
Texas Independence Day Celebration
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Join us for a two-day celebration of Texas Independence.
March 1 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
March 1 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join us for a hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock.
March 4 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
March 5 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
March 6 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
March 7 End Date
Fort Clark Days
300 U.S. 90, Brackettville, TX 78832
Visit with the Buffalo Soldiers and many more as Fort Clark comes alive with voices of the past.
March 7 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
March 7 End Date
Texas Independance Day Celebration
Fort Richardson State Park & Historic Site / Lost Creek Reservoir State Trailway
Come and out see reenactors showing what life was like in early Texas.
March 7 End Date
White Shaman Pictograph Panel Guided Hike
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a Rock Art Foundation (Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site's Friends Group) guided tour on Saturdays throughout the month and no reservations needed. Fall/winter/spring hours from Sept. 1 to May 31. No tours offered in June, July and August.
March 7 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
March 8 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join us for a hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock.
March 8 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
March 11 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
March 12 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
March 13 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
March 14 End Date
Presa Canyon Day Hike
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
This is a backcountry hike to secluded areas of the park’s canyons where visitors will visit several rock art sites showing a variety of prehistoric rock art styles.
March 14 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
March 14 End Date
Stagecoach Days - Traveling Texas; A Ticket to Adventure
Fanthorp Inn State Historic Site
On second Saturdays relive the excitement of coaching in early Texas as Fanthorp's beautiful concord stagecoach will offer rides from 11 A.M. until 3 P.M. The program is weather dependent.
March 14 End Date
Life and Times of the Buffalo Soldier
2620 Commercial Center Blvd. Katy TX 77494
Buffalo Soldiers share their story of the life and times on the Texas frontier. Artifacts and interactive activities will be on hand for the entire family.
March 14 End Date
White Shaman Pictograph Panel Guided Hike
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a Rock Art Foundation (Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site's Friends Group) guided tour on Saturdays throughout the month and no reservations needed. Fall/winter/spring hours from Sept. 1 to May 31. No tours offered in June, July and August.
March 14 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
March 15 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join us for a hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock.
March 15 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
March 18 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
March 19 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
March 20 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
March 21 End Date
Presa Canyon Day Hike
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
This is a backcountry hike to secluded areas of the park’s canyons where visitors will visit several rock art sites showing a variety of prehistoric rock art styles.
March 21 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
March 21 End Date
Living History Saturdays at Independence Hall and the Old Washington Townsite
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
On the third Saturday of each month staff and volunteers dressed in period clothing bring to life the people and events of Old Washington providing a unique opportunity to discover various aspects of life surrounding the birth of the Republic of Texas.
March 21 End Date
White Shaman Pictograph Panel Guided Hike
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a Rock Art Foundation (Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site's Friends Group) guided tour on Saturdays throughout the month and no reservations needed. Fall/winter/spring hours from Sept. 1 to May 31. No tours offered in June, July and August.
March 21 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
March 22 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join us for a hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock.
March 22 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
March 25 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
March 26 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
March 27 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
March 28 End Date
West Texas Heritage Days
7066 FM 864 Fort McKavett, TX 76841
Visit with living historians from all over the state as they bring history to life on the historic grounds of Fort McKavett. Buffalo Soldiers, Native Americans, cannons and more.
March 28 End Date
Beasts of Burden; Draft Animals at Work
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Join Barrington Living History Farm and the Texas Draft Horse and Mule Association in a unique opportunity to experience draft animals at work.
March 28 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
March 28 End Date
Music Makes a Celebration
Fanthorp Inn State Historic Site
Discover the music that inspired celebration and recreation in 19th century Texas at Fanthorp Inn State Historic Site with our fourth Saturday program - Music Makes a Celebration presented by “Roseville Fair Old Time String Band.”
March 28 End Date
White Shaman Pictograph Panel Guided Hike
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a Rock Art Foundation (Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site's Friends Group) guided tour on Saturdays throughout the month and no reservations needed. Fall/winter/spring hours from Sept. 1 to May 31. No tours offered in June, July and August.
March 28 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
March 29 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join us for a hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock.
March 29 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
March 29 End Date
Beasts of Burden; Draft Animals at Work
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Join Barrington Living History Farm and the Texas Draft Horse and Mule Association in a unique opportunity to experience draft animals at work.

April 2015

April 1 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
April 2 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
April 3 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
April 4 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
April 4 End Date
White Shaman Pictograph Panel Guided Hike
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a Rock Art Foundation (Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site's Friends Group) guided tour on Saturdays throughout the month and no reservations needed. Fall/winter/spring hours from Sept. 1 to May 31. No tours offered in June, July and August.
April 4 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
April 5 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join us for a hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock.
April 5 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
April 8 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
April 9 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
April 10 End Date
Living History Days
Fort Richardson State Park & Historic Site / Lost Creek Reservoir State Trailway
Living history days focused on the late 1800s.
April 10 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
April 11 End Date
Presa Canyon Overnight Camping Guided Hike
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
This backcountry hike to the far secluded areas of the park where visitors will visit several rock art sites showing a variety of prehistoric and historic rock art styles and camp under the stars before returning the following day.
April 11 End Date
Living History Days
Fort Richardson State Park & Historic Site / Lost Creek Reservoir State Trailway
Living history days focused on the late 1800s.
April 11 End Date
Basketry-on-the-Brazos
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Join us as we go through the process of pounding a green log into baskets splits, and help us weave those splits into baskets that we will use on the farm throughout the year
April 11 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
April 11 End Date
Stagecoach Days - Dance Across Texas; San Jacinto Ball
Fanthorp Inn State Historic Site
On second Saturdays relive the excitement of coaching in early Texas as Fanthorp's beautiful concord stagecoach will offer rides from 11 A.M. until 3 P.M. The program is weather dependent.
April 11 End Date
White Shaman Pictograph Panel Guided Hike
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a Rock Art Foundation (Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site's Friends Group) guided tour on Saturdays throughout the month and no reservations needed. Fall/winter/spring hours from Sept. 1 to May 31. No tours offered in June, July and August.
April 11 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
April 12 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join us for a hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock.
April 12 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
April 12 End Date
Basketry-on-the-Brazos
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Join us as we go through the process of pounding a green log into baskets splits, and help us weave those splits into baskets that we will use on the farm throughout the year
April 15 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
April 16 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
April 17 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
April 18 End Date
Stephen F. Austin State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | Houston Area | (Open)
Stephen F. Austin State Park
Join us for a fun filled weekend designed to help your family discover the joys of camping and Texas State Parks. All camping gear and equipment required for an overnight stay at the park is included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
April 18 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
April 18 End Date
Living History Saturdays at Independence Hall and the Old Washington Townsite
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
On the third Saturday of each month staff and volunteers dressed in period clothing bring to life the people and events of Old Washington providing a unique opportunity to discover various aspects of life surrounding the birth of the Republic of Texas.
April 18 End Date
White Shaman Pictograph Panel Guided Hike
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a Rock Art Foundation (Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site's Friends Group) guided tour on Saturdays throughout the month and no reservations needed. Fall/winter/spring hours from Sept. 1 to May 31. No tours offered in June, July and August.
April 18 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
April 19 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join us for a hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock.
April 19 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
April 22 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
April 23 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
April 24 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
April 25 End Date
Antique Tractor Show
Fort Richardson State Park & Historic Site / Lost Creek Reservoir State Trailway
Come see some of these time-forgotten tractors that have been restored and are ready to pull sleds across the field.
April 25 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
April 25 End Date
Music Makes a Celebration
Fanthorp Inn State Historic Site
Discover the music that inspired celebration and recreation in 19th century Texas at Fanthorp Inn State Historic Site with our fourth Saturday program - Music Makes a Celebration presented by “Roseville Fair Old Time String Band.”
April 25 End Date
White Shaman Pictograph Panel Guided Hike
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a Rock Art Foundation (Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site's Friends Group) guided tour on Saturdays throughout the month and no reservations needed. Fall/winter/spring hours from Sept. 1 to May 31. No tours offered in June, July and August.
April 25 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
April 26 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join us for a hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock.
April 26 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
April 29 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
April 30 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.

May 2015

May 1 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
May 2 End Date
Cinco de Mayo
Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
Celebrate the joint history of Texas and Mexico with dance, music, food and outdoor activities.
May 2 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
May 2 End Date
White Shaman Pictograph Panel Guided Hike
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a Rock Art Foundation (Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site's Friends Group) guided tour on Saturdays throughout the month and no reservations needed. Fall/winter/spring hours from Sept. 1 to May 31. No tours offered in June, July and August.
May 2 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
May 3 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join us for a hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock.
May 3 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
May 6 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
May 7 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
May 8 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
May 9 End Date
Lake Brownwood State Park Open House and Buffalo Soldiers Program
Lake Brownwood State Park
Come experience the life of a Buffalo Soldier within our authentic camp. Free fun for the young or young at heart.
May 9 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
May 9 End Date
Stagecoach Days - "On Time and Cradled Like a Baby"
Fanthorp Inn State Historic Site
On second Saturdays relive the excitement of coaching in early Texas as Fanthorp's beautiful concord stagecoach will offer rides from 11 A.M. until 3 P.M. The program is weather dependent.
May 9 End Date
White Shaman Pictograph Panel Guided Hike
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a Rock Art Foundation (Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site's Friends Group) guided tour on Saturdays throughout the month and no reservations needed. Fall/winter/spring hours from Sept. 1 to May 31. No tours offered in June, July and August.
May 9 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
May 10 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join us for a hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock.
May 10 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
May 13 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
May 14 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
May 15 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
May 16 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
May 16 End Date
Living History Saturdays at Independence Hall and the Old Washington Townsite
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
On the third Saturday of each month staff and volunteers dressed in period clothing bring to life the people and events of Old Washington providing a unique opportunity to discover various aspects of life surrounding the birth of the Republic of Texas.
May 16 End Date
White Shaman Pictograph Panel Guided Hike
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a Rock Art Foundation (Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site's Friends Group) guided tour on Saturdays throughout the month and no reservations needed. Fall/winter/spring hours from Sept. 1 to May 31. No tours offered in June, July and August.
May 16 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
May 17 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join us for a hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock.
May 17 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
May 20 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
May 21 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
May 22 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
May 23 End Date
Foods from the Farm
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Join Miss Kellie for a discussion on the heirloom varieties of vegetables we grow here at Barrington.
May 23 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
May 23 End Date
Music Makes a Celebration
Fanthorp Inn State Historic Site
Discover the music that inspired celebration and recreation in 19th century Texas at Fanthorp Inn State Historic Site with our fourth Saturday program - Music Makes a Celebration presented by “Roseville Fair Old Time String Band.”
May 23 End Date
White Shaman Pictograph Panel Guided Hike
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a Rock Art Foundation (Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site's Friends Group) guided tour on Saturdays throughout the month and no reservations needed. Fall/winter/spring hours from Sept. 1 to May 31. No tours offered in June, July and August.
May 23 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
May 24 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join us for a hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock.
May 24 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
May 24 End Date
Foods from the Farm
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Join Miss Kellie for a discussion on the heirloom varieties of vegetables we grow here at Barrington.
May 27 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
May 28 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
May 29 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
May 30 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.
May 30 End Date
White Shaman Pictograph Panel Guided Hike
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a Rock Art Foundation (Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site's Friends Group) guided tour on Saturdays throughout the month and no reservations needed. Fall/winter/spring hours from Sept. 1 to May 31. No tours offered in June, July and August.
May 30 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
May 31 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join us for a hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock.
May 31 End Date
Fate Bell Shelter Pictograph Guided Tour
Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
The park offers guided tours, Wednesdays through Sundays, at 10 to 11:30 a.m. and then again 3 to 4:30 p.m. No reservations are required. NOTICE: SUMMER TOUR HOURS- No tours offered at 3 p.m. during June, July and August. Tours cancelled during hot weather, wet/rain and other declared hazardous conditions.

June 2015

June 1 End Date
Dirt, Dirt Everywhere and All for the Women to Clean
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
At Barrington we do most of our spring cleaning in June. So come on out and lend a hand!
June 6 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
June 7 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join us for a hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock.
June 7 End Date
Dirt, Dirt Everywhere and All for the Women to Clean
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
At Barrington we do most of our spring cleaning in June. So come on out and lend a hand!
June 8 End Date
San Jacinto Battleground/Battleship TEXAS State Historic Site Presents the
San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site
Summer Camp Dates: June 8th- June 12th, June 22nd -June 26th, and July 13th – 17th
June 13 End Date
Dirt, Dirt Everywhere and All for the Women to Clean
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
At Barrington we do most of our spring cleaning in June. So come on out and lend a hand!
June 13 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
June 14 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join us for a hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock.
June 14 End Date
Dirt, Dirt Everywhere and All for the Women to Clean
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
At Barrington we do most of our spring cleaning in June. So come on out and lend a hand!
June 20 End Date
Living History Saturdays at Independence Hall and the Old Washington Townsite
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
On the third Saturday of each month staff and volunteers dressed in period clothing bring to life the people and events of Old Washington providing a unique opportunity to discover various aspects of life surrounding the birth of the Republic of Texas.
June 20 End Date
Dirt, Dirt Everywhere and All for the Women to Clean
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
At Barrington we do most of our spring cleaning in June. So come on out and lend a hand!
June 20 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
June 21 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join us for a hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock.
June 21 End Date
Dirt, Dirt Everywhere and All for the Women to Clean
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
At Barrington we do most of our spring cleaning in June. So come on out and lend a hand!
June 27 End Date
Dirt, Dirt Everywhere and All for the Women to Clean
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
At Barrington we do most of our spring cleaning in June. So come on out and lend a hand!
June 27 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
June 28 End Date
Summit Trail Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join us for a hike to the summit of Enchanted Rock.
June 28 End Date
Dirt, Dirt Everywhere and All for the Women to Clean
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
At Barrington we do most of our spring cleaning in June. So come on out and lend a hand!

July 2015

July 4 End Date
Fireworks on the Brazos!
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
July 4 End Date
July 4th at the Farm
Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Celebrate the 4th of July the old fashioned way at the Sauer-Beckmann Living History Farm.
July 4 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
July 11 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
July 18 End Date
Living History Saturdays at Independence Hall and the Old Washington Townsite
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
On the third Saturday of each month staff and volunteers dressed in period clothing bring to life the people and events of Old Washington providing a unique opportunity to discover various aspects of life surrounding the birth of the Republic of Texas.
July 18 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
July 25 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
July 25 End Date
Cowboy Songs
Copper Breaks State Park
Horse trainer and whisperer Larry Hannon will sing traditional and original cowboy songs.

August 2015

August 1 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
August 8 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
August 15 End Date
Living History Saturdays at Independence Hall and the Old Washington Townsite
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
On the third Saturday of each month staff and volunteers dressed in period clothing bring to life the people and events of Old Washington providing a unique opportunity to discover various aspects of life surrounding the birth of the Republic of Texas.
August 15 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
August 22 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
August 29 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo

September 2015

September 5 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
September 12 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
September 19 End Date
Texas Heroes Day
Monument Hill & Kreische Brewery State Historic Site
Honor the fallen Texas Heroes of the Dawson Massacre and Mier Expeditions of 1842 and 1843.
September 19 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
September 26 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo

October 2015

October 3 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
October 10 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
October 17 End Date
Annual Interpretive Fair (First Day)
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Come on out to Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site's Annual Interpretive Fair weekend!
October 17 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
October 18 End Date
Annual Interpretive Fair (Second Day)
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Come on out to Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site’s Annual Interpretive Fair Weekend!
October 24 End Date
Cedar Hill State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | Harvest Days Event! | Dallas Area | (Open)
Cedar Hill State Park
Join us for a fun filled weekend designed to help your family discover the joys of camping and Texas State Parks. All camping gear and equipment required for an overnight stay at the park is included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
October 24 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
October 31 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo

November 2015

November 7 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
November 14 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
November 21 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
November 28 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo

December 2015

December 5 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
December 5 End Date
Trail of Lights
Monument Hill & Kreische Brewery State Historic Site
Enjoy a beautiful early German Christmas celebration as you walk thru the Trail of Lights and the historic Kreische House.
December 11 End Date
Trail of Lights
Monument Hill & Kreische Brewery State Historic Site
Enjoy a beautiful early German Christmas celebration as you walk thru the Trail of Lights and the historic Kreische House.
December 12 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
December 12 End Date
Trail of Lights
Monument Hill & Kreische Brewery State Historic Site
Enjoy a beautiful early German Christmas celebration as you walk thru the Trail of Lights and the historic Kreische House
December 18 End Date
Trail of Lights
Monument Hill & Kreische Brewery State Historic Site
Enjoy a beautiful early German Christmas celebration as you walk thru the Trail of Lights and the historic Kreische House.
December 19 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo
December 19 End Date
Trail of Lights
Monument Hill & Kreische Brewery State Historic Site
Enjoy a beautiful early German Christmas celebration as you walk thru the Trail of Lights and the historic Kreische House.
December 26 End Date
Guided History Tour
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Enjoy a historic tour of Mission Espiritu Santo

October 2016

October 15 End Date
Annual Interpretive Fair (First Day)
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Come on out to Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site's Annual Interpretive Fair weekend!
October 16 End Date
Annual Interpretive Fair (Second Day)
Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
Come on out to Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site’s Annual Interpretive Fair Weekend!

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