Calendar of Events

All Events

October 2020

Oct 21 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph and Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Online registration required. Limited to ten participants. For the month of October and November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday.
Oct 21 End Date

Book a Ranger Program for Your Group

Davis Mountains State Park
Book a ranger program from our selection of walks and talks, limited to a single group of no more than 10 who are travelling together. Book at HQ window, or by calling (432) 426-3337. Limit 2 programs per group per week.
Oct 21
10:00a
End Date

Dallas Area Virtual Diversity Job Fair

Virtual
Learn more about Texas Parks and Wildlife careers and seasonal opportunities.
Oct 21
5:30p
End Date

Big Bend Conservation Book Club: A Thirsty Land

Zoom Meeting: See Details for Access Link
Join Ranger Laura for yet another exhilarating installment of the Big Bend Conservation Book Club! We'll meet virtually through Zoom to discuss contemporary water issues, conservation, and application in the Big Bend region.
Oct 22 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph and Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Online registration required. Limited to ten participants. For the month of October and November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday.
Oct 22 End Date

Book a Ranger Program for Your Group

Davis Mountains State Park
Book a ranger program from our selection of walks and talks, limited to a single group of no more than 10 who are travelling together. Book at HQ window, or by calling (432) 426-3337. Limit of 2 programs per group per week.
Oct 22
10:00a
End Date

Aquatic WILD Workshop - Online/DeKalb

DeKalb, TX - book distribution site
CANCELLED/RESCHEDULED Learn to share conservation with children: Professional development for anyone who works with children.
Oct 23 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph and Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Online registration required. Limited to ten participants. For the month of October and November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday.
Oct 23 End Date

Book a Ranger Program for Your Group

Davis Mountains State Park
Book a ranger program from our selection of walks and talks, limited to a single group of no more than 10 who are travelling together. Book at HQ window, or by calling (432) 426-3337. Limit of 2 programs per group per week.
Oct 23
8:00a
End Date

Wildlife Tax Valuation Webinar

Webinar
This workshop will be done over the internet. Biologists will provide an overview of the wildlife tax valuation, developing a wildlife management plan, and management practices.
Oct 23
9:00a
End Date

Reptile Awareness (Online Event)

Online Event
What is a reptile? What are their lives like? What kind do we have in the park? Tune in to Lake Corpus Christi State Park social media to find out!
Oct 23
9:00a
End Date

Growing Up WILD Workshop - Online

New Braunfels, TX - Fischer Park Nature Education Center
Learn to share conservation with children: Professional development for anyone who works with young children.
Oct 23
9:00a
End Date

Project WILD/Growing Up WILD Combo Workshop - Online

New Braunfels, TX - Fischer Park Nature Education Center
Learn to share conservation with children: Professional development for anyone who works with children.
Oct 23
10:00a
End Date

Plants and their Superpowers! Scavenger Hunt

Guadalupe River State Park
What plant superpowers can you discover on a walk?
Oct 23
11:00a
End Date

On the Trail with the Buffalo Soldiers

Cleburne State Park
Buffalo Soldiers, Free, Park Program, Family Fun, Family Friendly, History, Cultural, Outdoor Learning, State Parks
Oct 24 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph and Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Online registration required. Limited to ten participants. For the month of October and November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday.
Oct 24
8:00a
End Date

Upper Canyon Half-Day Guided Hike 10/24/2020

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Limited to 10 participants and online registration required. This guided-only hike takes you into the remote upper sections of Seminole Canyon boundaries, where the participants will be led to several remnant-sites of the Southern Pacific railroad era (1882--1892) and to the Seminole Watering Hole, a historical stopover/camp site for the U.S. Army's Detachment Black Seminole-Indian Scouts and their Lt. John L. Bullis.
Oct 24
9:00a
End Date

Guided Paddling Trip

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Bring your own boat and join a park guide for a fun, social distancing paddling adventure. Register here!
Oct 24
9:00a
End Date

Saturday Morning Honey Creek Nature Hike - 9:00 am

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Experience the natural and cultural history of Honey Creek!
Oct 24
9:00a
End Date

Saturday Morning Sit Down (Online Event)

facebook.com/events/3328057210614773/
Join a ranger on Facebook Live for park updates and Q&A.
Oct 24
9:00a
End Date

Sheldon Lake State Park | One Night Event | Texas Outdoor Family (SOLD OUT)

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Join us for a fun-filled weekend and discover the joys of camping in your Texas State Parks.
Oct 24
9:30a
End Date

Weekend Wildside (Virtual)

facebook.com/esterollano/
We'll Walk on the Wild Side Weekly - and we'll show you how to walk on the wild side, too, on Facebook! Just visit or <like> our page on Facebook and join us every Saturday morning at 9:30 am.
Oct 24
9:30a
End Date

Buescher State Park | One Night Event | Texas Outdoor Family (SOLD OUT)

Buescher State Park
Join us for a fun-filled weekend and discover the joys of camping in your Texas State Parks.
Oct 24
10:00a
End Date

Roving Ranger

Daingerfield State Park
Covid safe interpretive campsite programs. We've missed you and now we're coming to you!
Oct 24
10:00a
End Date

Guided Nature Hike

Lockhart State Park
Get outside and enjoy a guided hike with a Texas Master Naturalist!
Oct 24
10:00a
End Date

Dr. Sheldon's Experiments

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Dr. Sheldon's experiments have escaped and he needs your help getting them back!
Oct 24
10:30a
End Date

Watercoloring in Nature (Online Event)

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Tune in to learn basics on watercoloring in nature.
Oct 24
2:00p
End Date

Dr. Sheldon's Experiments

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Dr. Sheldon's experiments have escaped and he needs your help getting them back!
Oct 24
6:00p
End Date

TENTATIVE – Boo in the Park 2020

Lake Tawakoni State Park
Subject to change. Please check back for updates. Join us for our annual "Boo in the Park" celebration by trick or treating, checking out the campsite-decorating contest and all the pumpkin-carving entries!
Oct 24
7:00p
End Date

Star Party with San Antonio Astronomical Association

Guadalupe River State Park
Join us for stargazing!
Oct 25 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph and Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Online registration required. Limited to ten participants. For the month of October and November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday.
Oct 25
10:00a
End Date

Dr. Sheldon's Experiments

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Dr. Sheldon's experiments have escaped and he needs your help getting them back!
Oct 25
1:00p
End Date

TENTATIVE - Halloween Car-nival Drive-Thru

Sea Center Texas
Subject to cancellation. Please check back for updates. Join us in the Sea Center Texas parking lot for an afternoon of live animals, car costume contest, trick-or-treating, and educational pit stops. Admission is free; donations are appreciated.
Oct 25
2:00p
End Date

Dr. Sheldon's Experiments

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Dr. Sheldon's experiments have escaped and he needs your help getting them back!
Oct 27
10:00a
End Date

Soldier for Life Transition Assistance Program MEGA Virtual Veterans Career Fair

Virtual
Veterans, transitioning service members and their spouses can chat with Texas Parks and Wildlife recruiting about career opportunities.
Oct 27
6:00p
End Date

Angler Education Instructor Training Workshop

Online (Zoom)
Registration is FULL! Please check back for future workshops. Become a TPWD Certified Angler Education Instructor
Oct 28 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph and Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Online registration required. Limited to ten participants. For the month of October and November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday.
Oct 28 End Date

Book a Ranger Program for Your Group

Davis Mountains State Park
Book a ranger program from our selection of walks and talks, limited to a single group of no more than 10 who are travelling together. Book at HQ window, or by calling (432) 426-3337. Limit 2 programs per group per week.
Oct 28
9:00a
End Date

Birding with a Ranger - 9 am

Guadalupe River State Park
Experience the fun of bird-watching!
Oct 28
11:30a
End Date

Southwestern University Virtual Career Fair

Virtual
Chat with Texas Parks and Wildlife recruiting about career opportunities.
Oct 28
1:00p
End Date

Get to Know the Bat

https://www.facebook.com/Caprock.Canyons/
A Bat Appreciation Month online video
Oct 29 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph and Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Online registration required. Limited to ten participants. For the month of October and November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday.
Oct 29 End Date

Book a Ranger Program for Your Group

Davis Mountains State Park
Book a ranger program from our selection of walks and talks, limited to a single group of no more than 10 who are travelling together. Book at HQ window, or by calling (432) 426-3337. Limit of 2 programs per group per week.
Oct 29
8:00a
End Date

USA Archery Level 1 Instructor Class

Plano, TX - Facility location provided upon registration
Become an archery instructor and bring safe, repeatable and fun programming to your audiences.
Oct 29
7:00p
End Date

Legends of Fort Leaton (By Reservation Only)

Fort Leaton State Historic Site
La Llorona, shots in the dark, colorful characters, and legends passed down through the oral traditions of the borderlands—all of these come to life through the stories and features of Fort Leaton.
Oct 30 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph and Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Online registration required. Limited to ten participants. For the month of October and November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday.
Oct 30 End Date

Book a Ranger Program for Your Group

Davis Mountains State Park
Book a ranger program from our selection of walks and talks, limited to a single group of no more than 10 who are travelling together. Book at HQ window, or by calling (432) 426-3337. Limit of 2 programs per group per week.
Oct 30
7:00p
End Date

Bat Walk!

Guadalupe River State Park
Just in time for Halloween, find out the truth about these flying mammals!
Oct 30
7:00p
End Date

Legends of Fort Leaton (By Reservation Only)

Fort Leaton State Historic Site
La Llorona, shots in the dark, colorful characters, and legends passed down through the oral traditions of the borderlands—all of these come to life through the stories and features of Fort Leaton.
Oct 31 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph and Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Online registration required. Limited to ten participants. For the month of October and November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday.
Oct 31 End Date

ONLINE PROGRAM Ask the Expert: Bats!

Facebook/WylerAerialTramwayStatePark
Got some bat questions for us?
Oct 31 End Date

Jack-o'-lantern Scavenger Hunt

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Can you find the plastic jack-o'-lanterns hidden along park trails?
Oct 31 End Date

Jack-O-Lantern Display

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Display your Jack-O-Lantern at the park.
Oct 31
9:00a
End Date

Guided Paddling Trip

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Bring your own boat and join a park guide for a fun, social distancing paddling adventure. Register here!
Oct 31
9:00a
End Date

Saturday Morning Honey Creek Nature Hike - 9:00 am

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Experience the natural and cultural history of Honey Creek!
Oct 31
9:00a
End Date

Saturday Morning Sit Down (Online Event)

facebook.com/events/3328057210614773/
Join a ranger on Facebook Live for park updates and Q&A.
Oct 31
9:30a
End Date

Weekend Wildside (Virtual)

facebook.com/esterollano/
We'll Walk on the Wild Side Weekly - and we'll show you how to walk on the wild side, too, on Facebook! Just visit or <like> our page on Facebook and join us every Saturday morning at 9:30 am.
Oct 31
9:30a
End Date

Dinosaur Valley State Park | One Night Event | Texas Outdoor Family | Fort Worth Area (Registration Open)

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Join us for a fun-filled weekend and discover the joys of camping in your Texas State Parks.
Oct 31
10:00a
End Date

Roving Ranger

Daingerfield State Park
Covid safe interpretive campsite programs. We've missed you and now we're coming to you!
Oct 31
10:00a
End Date

Guided Nature Hike

Lockhart State Park
Get outside and enjoy a guided hike with a Texas Master Naturalist!
Oct 31
10:00a
End Date

Dr. Sheldon's Experiments

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Dr. Sheldon's experiments have escaped and he needs your help getting them back!
Oct 31
10:00a
End Date

Growing Up WILD Workshop - Online

Coppell, TX - The Biodiversity Education Center
Learn to share conservation with children: Professional development for anyone who works with young children.
Oct 31
10:30a
End Date

Watercoloring in Nature (Online Event)

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Tune in to learn basics on watercoloring in nature.
Oct 31
11:00a
End Date

Guided Hike ― Superpowers of the Pines

Mission Tejas State Park
What superpowers allow pines to tower over ETX?
Oct 31
2:00p
End Date

Dr. Sheldon's Experiments

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Dr. Sheldon's experiments have escaped and he needs your help getting them back!
Oct 31
5:00p
End Date

FREE Drive-Thru Trick or Treating!

Lake Livingston State Park
Join us from 5:00 to 7:00pm for a drive-thru Trick or Treat on Halloween! No reservation or permit required!
Oct 31
6:00p
End Date

Cancelled - Halloween in the Park

Abilene State Park
Come trick-or-treat through the campsites, learn about creatures of the night, and have a few screams on the haunted trail.
Oct 31
6:00p
End Date

4th Annual Boo Camp

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Come join us for some family friendly Halloween fun!

November 2020

Nov 1 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph and Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Online registration required. Limited to ten participants. For the month of October and November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday.
Nov 4 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph and Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Online registration required. Limited to ten participants. For the month of October and November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday.
Nov 5 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph and Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Online registration required. Limited to ten participants. For the month of October and November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday.
Nov 5
10:00a
End Date

Hiring Red, White and You Virtual Veterans Job Fair

Virtual
Veterans, transitioning service members and their spouses can chat with Texas Parks and Wildlife recruiting about career opportunities.
Nov 6 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph and Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Online registration required. Limited to ten participants. For the month of October and November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday.
Nov 7 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph and Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Online registration required. Limited to ten participants. For the month of October and November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday.
Nov 7 End Date

CANCELLED - Fall Fest

Mother Neff State Park
Cancelled
Nov 7
8:00a
End Date

Presa Canyon All-Day Guided Hike 11/07/2020

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Online registration required and limit of 10 participants. Participants will observe social distance rules throughout tour, face coverings are not expected, however it is strongly encouraged to bring one. This guided hike takes participants into remote areas of the Seminole and Presa Canyons.
Nov 7
9:00a
End Date

Saturday Morning Honey Creek Nature Hike - 9:00 am

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Experience the natural and cultural history of Honey Creek!
Nov 7
9:30a
End Date

Weekend Wildside (Virtual)

facebook.com/esterollano/
We'll Walk on the Wild Side Weekly - and we'll show you how to walk on the wild side, too, on Facebook! Just visit or <like> our page on Facebook and join us every Saturday morning at 9:30 am.
Nov 7
9:30a
End Date

Saturday Morning Honey Creek Nature Hike - 9:30 am

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Experience the natural and cultural history of beautiful Honey Creek!
Nov 7
10:00a
End Date

Roving Ranger

Daingerfield State Park
Covid safe interpretive campsite programs. We've missed you and now we're coming to you!
Nov 8 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph and Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Online registration required. Limited to ten participants. For the month of October and November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday.
Nov 10
6:00p
End Date

Bass Fishing: Lure Rigs

Online (Zoom)
Learn how to catch the big one!
Nov 11 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph and Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Online registration required. Limited to ten participants. For the month of October and November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday.
Nov 11
4:00p
End Date

Young Naturalists Children's Program - Online!!

mfplibrary.libcal.com/event/6980787
Join us for our online Young Naturalists program!
Nov 12 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph and Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Online registration required. Limited to ten participants. For the month of October and November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday.
Nov 12
11:00a
End Date

Tarleton State University

Virtual
Students and Alumni can learn more about Texas Parks and Wildlife careers and seasonal opportunities.
Nov 13 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph and Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Online registration required. Limited to ten participants. For the month of October and November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday.
Nov 13
10:00a
End Date

Lake Sommerville 50th anniversary

Lake Somerville State Park - Birch Creek Unit
Buffalo Soldiers, Free, Park Program, Family Fun, Family Friendly, History, Cultural, Outdoor Learning, State Parks
Nov 14 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph and Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Online registration required. Limited to ten participants. For the month of October and November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday.
Nov 14
8:00a
End Date

Upper Canyon Half-Day Guided Hike 11/14/2020

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Online registration required. This guided-only hike takes you into the remote upper sections of Seminole Canyon boundaries, where the participants will be led to several remnant-sites of the Southern Pacific railroad-era (1882--1892) and to the Seminole Watering Hole, a historical stopover/camp site for the U.S. Army's Detachment Black Seminole-Indian Scouts and their Lt. John L. Bullis.
Nov 14
9:00a
End Date

Guided Paddling Trip

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Bring your own boat and join a park guide for a fun, social distancing paddling adventure. Register here!
Nov 14
9:00a
End Date

Saturday Morning Honey Creek Nature Hike - 9:00 am

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Experience the natural and cultural history of Honey Creek!
Nov 14
9:30a
End Date

Weekend Wildside (Virtual)

facebook.com/esterollano/
We'll Walk on the Wild Side Weekly - and we'll show you how to walk on the wild side, too, on Facebook! Just visit or <like> our page on Facebook and join us every Saturday morning at 9:30 am.
Nov 14
9:30a
End Date

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Johnson Branch | One Night Event | Texas Outdoor Family | DFW Area (Registration Open)

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Johnson Branch Unit
Join us for a fun-filled weekend and discover the joys of camping in your Texas State Parks.
Nov 14
10:00a
End Date

Roving Ranger

Daingerfield State Park
Covid safe interpretive campsite programs. We've missed you and now we're coming to you!
Nov 15 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph and Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Online registration required. Limited to ten participants. For the month of October and November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday.
Nov 17
6:00p
End Date

Angler Education Training Workshop - Three Sessions

Online (Zoom)
Become a TPWD Certified Angler Education Instructor
Nov 18 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph and Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Online registration required. Limited to ten participants. For the month of October and November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday.
Nov 19 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph and Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Online registration required. Limited to ten participants. For the month of October and November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday.
Nov 20 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph and Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Online registration required. Limited to ten participants. For the month of October and November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday.
Nov 20
10:00a
End Date

On the Trail with the Buffalo Soldiers

Goose Island State Park
Buffalo Soldiers, Free, Park Program, Family Fun, Family Friendly, History, Cultural, Outdoor Learning, State Parks
Nov 21 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph and Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Online registration required. Limited to ten participants. For the month of October and November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday.
Nov 21
9:00a
End Date

Guided Paddling Trip

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Bring your own boat and join a park guide for a fun, social distancing paddling adventure. Register here!
Nov 21
9:00a
End Date

Wildscape Workday

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Join us in our Wildscape garden where we’ll be working hard to make it a place for native plant species to thrive!
Nov 21
9:00a
End Date

Saturday Morning Honey Creek Nature Hike - 9:00 am

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Experience the natural and cultural history of Honey Creek!
Nov 21
9:30a
End Date

Weekend Wildside (Virtual)

facebook.com/esterollano/
We'll Walk on the Wild Side Weekly - and we'll show you how to walk on the wild side, too, on Facebook! Just visit or <like> our page on Facebook and join us every Saturday morning at 9:30 am.
Nov 21
10:00a
End Date

Roving Ranger

Daingerfield State Park
Covid safe interpretive campsite programs. We've missed you and now we're coming to you!
Nov 22 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph and Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Online registration required. Limited to ten participants. For the month of October and November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday.
Nov 24
1:00p
End Date

Make and Take Arts and Crafts - Leaf rubbing booklet (Registration Required)

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Make a leaf rubbing booklet to help you identify trees!
Nov 25 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph and Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Online registration required. Limited to ten participants. For the month of October and November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday.
Nov 26 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph and Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Online registration required. Limited to ten participants. For the month of October and November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday.
Nov 26
10:30a
End Date

3rd Annual Turkey Trot 5K

South Llano River State Park
Earn those Thanksgiving calories here at the park for our 3rd annual Turkey Trot 5K .
Nov 26
1:00p
End Date

Thanksgiving Arts & Crafts (Registration Required)

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Make a nature-inspired centerpiece.
Nov 27 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph and Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Online registration required. Limited to ten participants. For the month of October and November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday.
Nov 27
1:00p
End Date

Turkey Trot Recovery Hike (Self-guided)

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Let's walk-off those Thanksgiving feasts & earn a pin!
Nov 28 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph and Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Online registration required. Limited to ten participants. For the month of October and November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday.
Nov 28
9:00a
End Date

Saturday Morning Honey Creek Nature Hike - 9:00 am

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Experience the natural and cultural history of Honey Creek!
Nov 28
9:30a
End Date

Weekend Wildside (Virtual)

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We'll Walk on the Wild Side Weekly - and we'll show you how to walk on the wild side, too, on Facebook! Just visit or <like> our page on Facebook and join us every Saturday morning at 9:30 am.
Nov 28
10:00a
End Date

Roving Ranger

Daingerfield State Park
Covid safe interpretive campsite programs. We've missed you and now we're coming to you!
Nov 28
10:00a
End Date

Ornament Making Workshop (Registration Required)

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join us to make a tree-ring ornament
Nov 28
10:00a
End Date

Deck the Halls

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Learn about making Christmas decorations with natural materials
Nov 28
1:30p
End Date

Santa Hat Trail Hike

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Hike with a little holiday cheer.
Nov 28
3:30p
End Date

Christmas Tree Lighting

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join us to watch the park's tree light up!
Nov 29 End Date

Fate Bell's Shelter Pictograph and Canyon Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Online registration required. Limited to ten participants. For the month of October and November, the park will be offering two guided-only hikes, 10am and then again at 3pm to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. There are no tours available on Monday and Tuesday.
Nov 30 End Date

Public Hunt: Park Interior Closed Nov. 30 - Dec. 3

Big Bend Ranch State Park
The interior of Big Bend Ranch State Park will be closed November 30th through December 3rd for a public hunt.

December 2020

Dec 4
8:00a
End Date

Wildlife Tax Valuation Webinar

Webinar
This workshop will be done over the internet. Biologists will provide an overview of the wildlife tax valuation, developing a wildlife management plan, and management practices.
Dec 4
6:00p
End Date

Christmas in the Piney Woods

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Enjoy a Christmas family event and social distance safely, at the same time. Take a drive through the Piney Woods and enjoy the decorated campsites.
Dec 5
8:00a
End Date

Upper Canyon Half-Day Guided Hike 12/05/2020

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Online registration required. This guided-only hike takes you into the remote upper sections of Seminole Canyon boundaries, where you will see several remnant sites of the Southern Pacific railroad-era (1882--1892) and the Seminole Watering Hole, a historic stopover/campsite for the U.S. Army's Detachment Black Seminole-Indian Scouts and their Lt. John L. Bullis.
Dec 5
9:00a
End Date

Saturday Morning Honey Creek Nature Hike - 9:00 am

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Experience the natural and cultural history of Honey Creek!
Dec 5
9:30a
End Date

Saturday Morning Honey Creek Nature Hike - 9:30 am

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Experience the natural and cultural history of beautiful Honey Creek!
Dec 5
10:00a
End Date

Roving Ranger

Daingerfield State Park
Covid safe interpretive campsite programs. We've missed you and now we're coming to you!
Dec 5
1:00p
End Date

TENTATIVE - Christmas with the Fishes

Sea Center Texas
Subject to change. Please check back for updates. Bring the young ones out for an afternoon of holiday fun at the Sea Center Texas aquariums. Admission is free.
Dec 5
2:00p
End Date

Christmas at the Ranch

South Llano River State Park
Celebrate Christmas with us at Mr. Buck's historic ranch home as we decorate trees, take pictures with Santa, enjoy some Christmas tunes on the front porch, sip hot chocolate, and more!
Dec 5
5:00p
End Date

TENTATIVE – Twinkle Tour 2020

Lake Tawakoni State Park
Subject to change. Please check back for updates. Join us for our annual Twinkle Tour at Lake Tawakoni State Park and enjoy all the festive Christmas lights!
Dec 5
6:00p
End Date

Christmas in the Piney Woods

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Enjoy a Christmas family event and social distance safely, at the same time. Take a drive through the Piney Woods and enjoy the decorated campsites.
Dec 5
6:00p
End Date

Christmas in the Park

Lake Arrowhead State Park
Join us by decorating your campsite and help spread the Christmas cheer!
Dec 6 End Date

CANCELLED - Mother Neff Christmas

Mother Neff State Park
Cancelled
Dec 7 End Date

Public Hunt: Park Interior Closed Dec. 7-10

Big Bend Ranch State Park
The interior of Big Bend Ranch State Park will be closed December 7-10 for a public hunt.
Dec 9
4:00p
End Date

Young Naturalists Children's Program - Online!!

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Join us for our online Young Naturalists program!
Dec 11
6:00p
End Date

Christmas in the Park 2020

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Join us for the 9th Annual Christmas in the Park!
Dec 12
8:00a
End Date

Presa Canyon All-Day Guided Hike 12/12/2020

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Online registration required and limit of 10 participants. Participants will observe social distance rules throughout tour, face coverings are not expected, however it is strongly encouraged to bring one.
Dec 12
9:00a
End Date

Saturday Morning Honey Creek Nature Hike - 9:00 am

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Experience the natural and cultural history of Honey Creek!
Dec 12
10:00a
End Date

Roving Ranger

Daingerfield State Park
Covid safe interpretive campsite programs. We've missed you and now we're coming to you!
Dec 12
6:00p
End Date

Christmas in the Park 2020

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Join us for the 9th Annual Christmas in the Park!
Dec 12
6:00p
End Date

Fa La La in the Forest

Abilene State Park
Come see the Christmas light show at Abilene State Park!
Dec 15
6:00p
End Date

Angler Education Training Workshop - Three Required Sessions

Online (Zoom)
Become a TPWD Certified Angler Education Instructor
Dec 16
6:00p
End Date

Christmas in the Park

Daingerfield State Park
Make a new tradition by driving through the park lit up like Santa Land Wednesday through Saturday.
Dec 17
6:00p
End Date

Christmas in the Park

Daingerfield State Park
Make a new tradition by driving through the park lit up like Santa Land Wednesday through Saturday.
Dec 18
6:00p
End Date

Christmas in the Park

Daingerfield State Park
Make a new tradition by driving through the park lit up like Santa Land Wednesday through Saturday.
Dec 18
6:00p
End Date

Light Up the Park

Eisenhower State Park
Come celebrate the Holidays at Eisenhower State Park!
Dec 19
6:00p
End Date

Christmas in the Park

Daingerfield State Park
Make a new tradition by driving through the park lit up like Santa Land Wednesday through Saturday.
Dec 19
6:00p
End Date

Christmas in the Park

Lake Whitney State Park
Decorate your campsite and help spread some Christmas cheer! During the event, families can enjoy a free drive through the park to see the Holiday decorations.
Dec 19
6:00p
End Date

Light Up the Park

Eisenhower State Park
Come celebrate the Holidays at Eisenhower State Park!
Dec 20 End Date

51st Annual LBJ Tree Lighting

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Join us in our favorite holiday tradition!
Dec 26
9:00a
End Date

Saturday Morning Honey Creek Nature Hike - 9:00 am

Honey Creek State Natural Area
Experience the natural and cultural history of Honey Creek!

January 2021

Jan 1
1:00p
End Date

First Day Guided Canoe Trip

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Bring your own boat and join a park guide to explore our amazing paddling trails.
Jan 1
2:00p
End Date

First Day Hike

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join us on New Year's Day to celebrate wellness in nature.
Jan 2
1:00p
End Date

First Day Guided Canoe Trip

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Bring your own boat and join a park guide to explore our amazing paddling trails.
Jan 4 End Date

Public Hunt: Park Interior Closed January 4-6.

Big Bend Ranch State Park
The interior of Big Bend Ranch State Park will be closed January 4-6, 2021 for a public hunt.
Jan 23
8:00a
End Date

Presa Canyon All-Day Guided Hike 01/23/2021

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
Online registration required and limit of 10 participants. Participants will observe social distance rules throughout tour, face covers are not expected, however it is strongly encouraged to bring one.
Jan 23
9:00a
End Date

Project WILD Workshop - Online

McKinney Falls State Park
Learn to share conservation with children: Professional development for anyone who works with children.