Calendar of Events

Holidays

April 2017

Apr 28 End Date

Guided Hike

Davis Mountains State Park
Start the day with exploration, adventure, and exercise! Take a walk with a guide on one of our beautiful trails. You'll learn about the plants, animals, geology, and history with some of the best views in the Davis Mountains.
Apr 28 End Date

Arbor Day Hike

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Isle Du Bois Unit
Celebrate Arbor Day by learning about our native trees.

May 2017

May 6 End Date

Cinco de Mayo 2017

Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
Celebrate the joint history of Texas and Mexico with dance, music, food and outdoor activities.
May 12 End Date

Guided Hike

Davis Mountains State Park
Start the day with exploration, adventure, and exercise! Take a walk with a guide on one of our beautiful trails. You'll learn about the plants, animals, geology, and history with some of the best views in the Davis Mountains.
May 13 End Date

80th Anniversary and Mother's Day Celebration

Mother Neff State Park
Join us for a celebration of Mother's Day and the 80th Anniversary of the "Mother" of Texas State Parks.
May 14 End Date

Mother's Day at Mother Neff State Park

Mother Neff State Park
Learn who Mother Neff was and her role in creating one of the first state parks in Texas.
May 26 End Date

Guided Hike

Davis Mountains State Park
Start the day with exploration, adventure, and exercise! Take a walk with a guide on one of our beautiful trails. You'll learn about the plants, animals, geology, and history with some of the best views in the Davis Mountains.
May 28 End Date

Sand Castle Contest

Galveston Island State Park
Ocean-inspired sand sculpture contest for families and friends.
May 29 End Date

Sand Castle Contest

Galveston Island State Park
Ocean-inspired sand sculpture contest for families and friends.

June 2017

Jun 2 End Date

Guided Hike

Davis Mountains State Park
Start the day with exploration, adventure, and exercise! Take a walk with a guide on one of our beautiful trails. You'll learn about the plants, animals, geology, and history with some of the best views in the Davis Mountains.
Jun 3 End Date

Kids Fishing Clinic and Derby

Kyle, TX - Lake Kyle
Celebrate National Free Fishing Day!
Jun 3 End Date

National Trails Day - Volunteer

Meridian State Park
Help us add some benches and clean up our beautiful trails!
Jun 9 End Date

Guided Hike

Davis Mountains State Park
Start the day with exploration, adventure, and exercise! Take a walk with a guide on one of our beautiful trails. You'll learn about the plants, animals, geology, and history with some of the best views in the Davis Mountains.
Jun 16 End Date

Guided Hike

Davis Mountains State Park
Start the day with exploration, adventure, and exercise! Take a walk with a guide on one of our beautiful trails. You'll learn about the plants, animals, geology, and history with some of the best views in the Davis Mountains.
Jun 18 End Date

Father's Day Fishing Tournament

Meridian State Park
Hook, Line & Sinker!
Jun 23 End Date

Guided Hike

Davis Mountains State Park
Start the day with exploration, adventure, and exercise! Take a walk with a guide on one of our beautiful trails. You'll learn about the plants, animals, geology, and history with some of the best views in the Davis Mountains.
Jun 30 End Date

Guided Hike

Davis Mountains State Park
Start the day with exploration, adventure, and exercise! Take a walk with a guide on one of our beautiful trails. You'll learn about the plants, animals, geology, and history with some of the best views in the Davis Mountains.

July 2017

Jul 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.
Jul 4 End Date

Fireworks at the Fisheries 2017

Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
One of the biggest fireworks display in East Texas will light up the skies over TFFC and adjacent Lake Athens. Free fishing until 8:30 p.m.
Jul 7 End Date

Guided Hike

Davis Mountains State Park
Start the day with exploration, adventure, and exercise! Take a walk with a guide on one of our beautiful trails. You'll learn about the plants, animals, geology, and history with some of the best views in the Davis Mountains.
Jul 14 End Date

Guided Hike

Davis Mountains State Park
Start the day with exploration, adventure, and exercise! Take a walk with a guide on one of our beautiful trails. You'll learn about the plants, animals, geology, and history with some of the best views in the Davis Mountains.
Jul 21 End Date

Guided Hike

Davis Mountains State Park
Start the day with exploration, adventure, and exercise! Take a walk with a guide on one of our beautiful trails. You'll learn about the plants, animals, geology, and history with some of the best views in the Davis Mountains.
Jul 28 End Date

Guided Hike

Davis Mountains State Park
Start the day with exploration, adventure, and exercise! Take a walk with a guide on one of our beautiful trails. You'll learn about the plants, animals, geology, and history with some of the best views in the Davis Mountains.

August 2017

Aug 4 End Date

Guided Hike

Davis Mountains State Park
Start the day with exploration, adventure, and exercise! Take a walk with a guide on one of our beautiful trails. You'll learn about the plants, animals, geology, and history with some of the best views in the Davis Mountains.
Aug 11 End Date

Guided Hike

Davis Mountains State Park
Start the day with exploration, adventure, and exercise! Take a walk with a guide on one of our beautiful trails. You'll learn about the plants, animals, geology, and history with some of the best views in the Davis Mountains.
Aug 18 End Date

Guided Hike

Davis Mountains State Park
Start the day with exploration, adventure, and exercise! Take a walk with a guide on one of our beautiful trails. You'll learn about the plants, animals, geology, and history with some of the best views in the Davis Mountains.

September 2017

Sep 1 End Date

Guided Hike

Davis Mountains State Park
Start the day with exploration, adventure, and exercise! Take a walk with a guide on one of our beautiful trails. You'll learn about the plants, animals, geology, and history with some of the best views in the Davis Mountains.
Sep 8 End Date

Guided Hike

Davis Mountains State Park
Start the day with exploration, adventure, and exercise! Take a walk with a guide on one of our beautiful trails. You'll learn about the plants, animals, geology, and history with some of the best views in the Davis Mountains.
Sep 15 End Date

Guided Hike

Davis Mountains State Park
Start the day with exploration, adventure, and exercise! Take a walk with a guide on one of our beautiful trails. You'll learn about the plants, animals, geology, and history with some of the best views in the Davis Mountains.
Sep 29 End Date

Guided Hike

Davis Mountains State Park
Start the day with exploration, adventure, and exercise! Take a walk with a guide on one of our beautiful trails. You'll learn about the plants, animals, geology, and history with some of the best views in the Davis Mountains.

October 2017

Oct 6 End Date

Guided Hike

Davis Mountains State Park
Start the day with exploration, adventure, and exercise! Take a walk with a guide on one of our beautiful trails. You'll learn about the plants, animals, geology, and history with some of the best views in the Davis Mountains.
Oct 13 End Date

Guided Hike

Davis Mountains State Park
Start the day with exploration, adventure, and exercise! Take a walk with a guide on one of our beautiful trails. You'll learn about the plants, animals, geology, and history with some of the best views in the Davis Mountains.
Oct 20 End Date

Guided Hike

Davis Mountains State Park
Start the day with exploration, adventure, and exercise! Take a walk with a guide on one of our beautiful trails. You'll learn about the plants, animals, geology, and history with some of the best views in the Davis Mountains.
Oct 26 End Date

Halloween at the Hatchery 2017

Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
Local businesses and organizations will hand out free candy, and the center will be decorated throughout with a Halloween theme.
Oct 27 End Date

Guided Hike

Davis Mountains State Park
Start the day with exploration, adventure, and exercise! Take a walk with a guide on one of our beautiful trails. You'll learn about the plants, animals, geology, and history with some of the best views in the Davis Mountains.

November 2017

Nov 25 End Date

Holiday Cookie Decorating and German Traditions

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Your entire family and friends will have fun decorating cookies as it was done for a German Christmas tree in the early 1900’s.

December 2017

Dec 2 End Date

Trail of Lights

Monument Hill & Kreische Brewery State Historic Site
Enjoy a beautiful walk through the lighted park to the historic Kreische House decorated for a German-Texas Christmas.
Dec 3 End Date

A Simple Christmas Event

Brazos Bend State Park
Dec 8 End Date

Trail of Lights

Monument Hill & Kreische Brewery State Historic Site
Walk through the lighted park and enjoy a traditional German-Texas Christmas.
Dec 9 End Date

Yuletide TEXAS “A Sailors Christmas”

Battleship Texas State Historic Site
Come out and see the ship decorated just as the crew did while serving their country aboard this historic Navy vessel.
Dec 9 End Date

Trail of Lights

Monument Hill & Kreische Brewery State Historic Site
Enjoy a beautiful walk through the lighted park to the historic Kreische House decorated for a traditional German-Texas Christmas.
Dec 15 End Date

Trail of Lights

Monument Hill & Kreische Brewery State Historic Site
Enjoy a beautiful walk through the lighted park to the historic Kreische House decorated for a traditional German-Texas Christmas.
Dec 16 End Date

Trail of Lights

Monument Hill & Kreische Brewery State Historic Site
Enjoy a beautiful walk through the lighted park to the historic Kreische House decorated for a traditional German-Texas Christmas.
Dec 17 End Date

48th Annual LBJ Tree Lighting

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Join the Texas Hill Country Community in this special tradition started 48 years ago by President and Mrs. Johnson.