Calendar of Events

Houston Events

Events in and around Houston.

December 2016

Dec 9 End Date

Guided Bird Watching Hike

Brazos Bend State Park
Dec 9 End Date

Sunset Photo Hike

Galveston Island State Park
Photography 101 with sunset and nature shots.
Dec 10 End Date

Discovery Walk: Pineywoods Boardwalk Nature Trail

Lake Livingston State Park
Take a guided walk to learn about the plants and wildlife of Lake Livingston State Park.
Dec 10 End Date

Creekfield Lake Nature Walk

Brazos Bend State Park
Dec 10 End Date

Beachcombing 101

Galveston Island State Park
Treasures await you at the water's edge!
Dec 10 End Date

All About Alligators

Huntsville State Park
Learn how American Alligators have been able to survive throughout time in an up close, personal experience with one!
Dec 10 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 10 End Date

Introduction to Geocaching

Lake Livingston State Park
Learn about and try out this tech-friendly treasure hunt!
Dec 10 End Date

Geocaching 101

Galveston Island State Park
High-Tech Treasure Hunting Workshop
Dec 10 End Date

It's All in Your Head!

Brazos Bend State Park
Dec 10 End Date

Fire is Living History!

Lake Livingston State Park
Learn about primitive fire starting methods in this quick demonstration!
Dec 10 End Date

Birding 101

Galveston Island State Park
Winter birding basics for non-birders.
Dec 10 End Date

Photography Walk

Brazos Bend State Park
Dec 10 End Date

Wildlife Viewing

Brazos Bend State Park
Dec 10 End Date

Edible Plants Hike

Galveston Island State Park
Nature's Bounty: A grocery store at your fingertips.
Dec 11 End Date

Guided Bird Watching Hike

Brazos Bend State Park
Dec 11 End Date

Creekfield Lake Nature Walk

Brazos Bend State Park
Dec 11 End Date

Holiday in the Park

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Get in the holiday spirit at Sheldon Lake State Park!
Dec 11 End Date

Forgotten Trails Hike

Brazos Bend State Park
Dec 16 End Date

Sunset Photo Hike

Galveston Island State Park
Photography 101 with sunset and nature shots.
Dec 17 End Date

Pokémon Go Safari (Guided Hike)

Lake Livingston State Park
Go on a 1 mile safari with Ranger Joel to catch the invasive Japanese Pokémon that have invaded the park!
Dec 17 End Date

Beachcombing 101

Galveston Island State Park
Treasures await you at the water's edge!
Dec 17 End Date

All About Alligators

Huntsville State Park
Learn how American Alligators have been able to survive throughout time in an up close, personal experience with one!
Dec 17 End Date

Backyard Bass Fishing Game

Lake Livingston State Park
Learn to cast with Backyard Bass
Dec 17 End Date

Fishing with a Ranger

Lake Livingston State Park
Join park rangers for a morning of fishing!
Dec 17 End Date

Birding 101

Galveston Island State Park
Winter birding basics for non-birders.
Dec 17 End Date

Edible Plants Hike

Galveston Island State Park
Nature's Bounty: A grocery store at your fingertips.
Dec 23 End Date

Sunset Photo Hike

Galveston Island State Park
Photography 101 with sunset and nature shots.
Dec 24 End Date

Beachcombing 101

Galveston Island State Park
Treasures await you at the water's edge!
Dec 24 End Date

Discovery Walk: Pineywoods Boardwalk Nature Trail

Lake Livingston State Park
Take a guided walk to learn about the plants and wildlife of Lake Livingston State Park.
Dec 24 End Date

Christmas Themed Crafts

Lake Livingston State Park
Join us to show off your artistic skills by creating a Christmas themed craft project to take home!
Dec 24 End Date

Birding 101

Galveston Island State Park
Winter birding basics for non-birders.
Dec 24 End Date

Christmas Eve Campfire

Lake Livingston State Park
Join park rangers to enjoy marshmallows and hot chocolate around a campfire this Christmas Eve!
Dec 24 End Date

Edible Plants Hike

Galveston Island State Park
Nature's Bounty: A grocery store at your fingertips.
Dec 30 End Date

Stargazing 101

Galveston Island State Park
Night sky orientation and exploration.
Dec 31 End Date

Holiday Kayak Tour

Galveston Island State Park
Winter weather paddling on Galveston Bay.
Dec 31 End Date

Beachcombing 101-PM

Galveston Island State Park
Afternoon treasure hunt for shells, sea beans, and mermaids...
Dec 31 End Date

First Day Campfire – Near Houston

Lake Livingston State Park
Start the New Year off right with a First Day Campfire!

January 2017

Jan 1 End Date

'Kick off your list' Bird Walk

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Start your bird list early for 2017!
Jan 1 End Date

San Jacinto Battleground SHS First Day Hike “In the Footsteps of Texians”

San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site
Join a park ranger for hike around the battlefield from the viewpoint of a Texian soldier.
Jan 1 End Date

Holiday Kayak Tour

Galveston Island State Park
Winter weather paddling on Galveston Bay.
Jan 1 End Date

First Day Bike Ride

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Start off the year with a peddle through the park!
Jan 1 End Date

First Day Hike

Brazos Bend State Park
Jan 1 End Date

Beachcombing 101-PM

Galveston Island State Park
Afternoon treasure hunt for shells, sea beans, and mermaids....
Jan 1 End Date

Backcountry Trail Hike

Brazos Bend State Park
Jan 1 End Date

First Day Bike Ride

Brazos Bend State Park
Jan 1 End Date

Happy Tails (Dog Stroll)

Galveston Island State Park
Dog hike and socialization stroll down the beach.
Jan 1 End Date

First Day Scavenger Hunt

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Use your skills of observation to see what you can find!
Jan 1 End Date

First Day Bird Blizzard & Night Hike

Brazos Bend State Park
Jan 7 End Date

Fun Run/Walk

Galveston Island State Park
5K/10K Fun Run/Walk
Jan 7 End Date

Project WILD Workshop

Humble, TX - Jesse H. Jones Park & Nature Center
Learn to share conservation with children: Professional Development for anyone who works with children
Jan 7 End Date

Beachcombing 101-PM

Galveston Island State Park
Afternoon treasure hunt for shells, sea beans, and mermaids....
Jan 11 End Date

Shelling 101

Galveston Island State Park
Comb the beach for shells and treasures, collect and keep.
Jan 11 End Date

Sunset Photo Hike

Galveston Island State Park
Photography 101 with sunset and nature shots.
Jan 13 End Date

Full Moon Hike

Galveston Island State Park
Let the full moon light your way and explore the night!
Jan 14 End Date

Beachcombing 101

Galveston Island State Park
Treasures await you at the water's edge!
Jan 14 End Date

Geocaching 101

Galveston Island State Park
High-Tech Treasure Hunting Workshop
Jan 14 End Date

Bay Tower Hike

Galveston Island State Park
Get your hands dirty and discover the life of Galveston Bay!
Jan 21 End Date

Hard Hat Tour Aboard the Battleship Texas

Battleship Texas State Historic Site
Go behind the locked gates and see Battleship Texas in a whole new way. Lead by the First TEXAS Volunteers, this 3.5-hour tour is unlike any other!
Jan 21 End Date

Beachcombing 101

Galveston Island State Park
Treasures await you at the water's edge!
Jan 21 End Date

Happy Tails (Dog Stroll)

Galveston Island State Park
Dog hike and socialization stroll down the beach.
Jan 21 End Date

Bay Tower Hike

Galveston Island State Park
Get your hands dirty and discover the life of Galveston Bay!
Jan 25 End Date

Shelling 101

Galveston Island State Park
Comb the beach for shells and treasures, collect and keep.
Jan 25 End Date

Sunset Photo Hike

Galveston Island State Park
Photography 101 with sunset and nature shots.
Jan 27 End Date

Stargazing 101

Galveston Island State Park
Night sky orientation and exploration.
Jan 28 End Date

Beachcombing 101

Galveston Island State Park
Treasures await you at the water's edge!
Jan 28 End Date

Happy Tails (Dog Stroll)

Galveston Island State Park
Dog hike and socialization stroll down the beach.
Jan 28 End Date

Bay Tower Hike

Galveston Island State Park
Get your hands dirty and discover the life of Galveston Bay!

February 2017

Feb 4 End Date

Beachcombing 101

Galveston Island State Park
Treasures await you at the water's edge!
Feb 4 End Date

Winter Birding 101

Galveston Island State Park
Island birding basics for wintering friends.
Feb 4 End Date

Bay Tower Hike

Galveston Island State Park
Get your hands dirty and discover the life of Galveston Bay!
Feb 10 End Date

Full Moon Hike

Galveston Island State Park
Let the full moon light your way and explore the night!
Feb 11 End Date

Beachcombing 101

Galveston Island State Park
Treasures await you at the water's edge!
Feb 11 End Date

Geocaching 101

Galveston Island State Park
High-tech treasure hunting workshop!
Feb 11 End Date

Bay Tower Hike

Galveston Island State Park
Get your hands dirty and discover the life of Galveston Bay!
Feb 18 End Date

Beachcombing 101

Galveston Island State Park
Treasures await you at the water's edge!
Feb 22 End Date

Shelling 101

Galveston Island State Park
Comb the beach for shells and treasures, collect and keep.
Feb 22 End Date

Sunset Photo Hike

Galveston Island State Park
Photography 101 with sunset and nature shots.
Feb 24 End Date

Master Outdoor Leadership Training | Texas Outdoor Family | Brazos Bend State Park | (Open)

Brazos Bend State Park
Master Outdoor Leadership training will give you hands-on experiences and scenarios to build outdoor leadership skills. We will provide specific information that will allow you to use the Texas Outdoor Family program gear, equipment, locations and expertise to make a positive impact in your community and our State Parks.
Feb 24 End Date

Stargazing 101

Galveston Island State Park
Night sky orientation and exploration.
Feb 25 End Date

Beachcombing 101

Galveston Island State Park
Treasures await you at the water's edge!
Feb 25 End Date

Winter Birding 101

Galveston Island State Park
Island birding basics for wintering friends.
Feb 25 End Date

Bay Tower Hike

Galveston Island State Park
Get your hands dirty and discover the life of Galveston Bay!

March 2017

Mar 4 End Date

Beachcombing 101

Galveston Island State Park
Treasures await you at the water's edge!
Mar 11 End Date

Beachcombing 101

Galveston Island State Park
Treasures await you at the water's edge!
Mar 11 End Date

Geocaching 101

Galveston Island State Park
High-tech treasure hunting workshop!
Mar 18 End Date

Beachcombing 101

Galveston Island State Park
Treasures await you at the water's edge!

April 2017

Apr 8 End Date

2017 Baytown Nurture Nature Festival

Baytown, TX - Baytown Nature Center
Bring the whole Family to the Nurture Nature Festival to learn some outdoor skills, see and touch wildlife, listen to music and more.
Apr 8 End Date

Geocaching 101

Galveston Island State Park
High-tech treasure hunting workshop!

May 2017

May 13 End Date

Geocaching 101

Galveston Island State Park
High-tech treasure hunting workshop!

June 2017

Jun 10 End Date

Geocaching 101

Galveston Island State Park
High-tech treasure hunting workshop!

July 2017

Jul 8 End Date

Geocaching 101

Galveston Island State Park
High-tech treasure hunting workshop!

August 2017

Aug 12 End Date

Geocaching 101

Galveston Island State Park
High-tech treasure hunting workshop!

September 2017

Sep 9 End Date

Geocaching 101

Galveston Island State Park
High-tech treasure hunting workshop!

October 2017

Oct 14 End Date

Geocaching 101

Galveston Island State Park
High-tech treasure hunting workshop!

November 2017

Nov 11 End Date

Geocaching 101

Galveston Island State Park
High-tech treasure hunting workshop!

December 2017

Dec 3 End Date

A Simple Christmas Event

Brazos Bend State Park
Dec 9 End Date

Geocaching 101

Galveston Island State Park
High-tech treasure hunting workshop!

January 2018

Jan 13 End Date

Geocaching 101

Galveston Island State Park
High-tech treasure hunting workshop!

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