Calendar of Events

All Events

August 2020

Aug 13 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the month(s) of June, July and August the park will be offering one guided-only hike at 10am to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. No tours are available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs. You must reserve tour tickets in advance online. Please note: there are designated trails for hiking and biking that park visitors may do on their own, no access into the canyon without guide.
Aug 13 End Date

Book Your Own Ranger Program

Davis Mountains State Park
You can now book your choice of a ranger program limited to your group of no more than 10 who are travelling together. Book at HQ window, or by calling (432) 426-3337.
Aug 14 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the month(s) of June, July and August the park will be offering one guided-only hike at 10am to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. No tours are available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs. You must reserve tour tickets in advance online. Please note: there are designated trails for hiking and biking that park visitors may do on their own, no access into the canyon without guide.
Aug 14 End Date

Book Your Own Ranger Program

Davis Mountains State Park
You can now book your choice of a ranger program limited to your group of no more than 10 who are travelling together. Book at HQ window, or by calling (432) 426-3337.
Aug 14
12:00p
End Date

Shark Week - Kid's Corner Storytime

Sea Center Texas
Shark Lady: The True Story of How Eugenie Clark Became the Ocean's Most Fearless Scientist by Jess Keating
Aug 14
3:30p
End Date

Young Naturalists Children's Program - Online!!

https://mfplibrary.libcal.com/event/6693610
Join us for our online Young Naturalists program!
Aug 14
8:00p
End Date

Under the Texas Night Sky: Star Stories

https://www.facebook.com/copperbreaks
The stars shine the brightest under the Texas Night Sky at Copper Breaks State Park.
Aug 15 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the month(s) of June, July and August the park will be offering one guided-only hike at 10am to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. No tours are available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs. You must reserve tour tickets in advance online. Please note: there are designated trails for hiking and biking that park visitors may do on their own, no access into the canyon without guide.
Aug 15 End Date

Book Your Own Ranger Program

Davis Mountains State Park
You can now book your choice of a ranger program limited to your group of no more than 10 who are travelling together. Book at HQ window, or by calling (432) 426-3337.
Aug 15 End Date

Caprock Canyons Social Distance BioBlitz

Caprock Canyons State Park & Trailway
Get outside and identify park wildlife and plant life using iNaturalist!
Aug 15
9:30a
End Date

Weekend Wildside (Virtual)

Estero Llano Grande State Park
We'll Walk on the Wild Side Weekly-- and we'll show you how, on Facebook! Just <like> our page on facebook.com/esterollano/ and join us every Saturday morning at 9:30am.
Aug 15
10:00a
End Date

National Relaxation Day!

Livingston, TX - Virtual program on Facebook
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED.
Aug 15
12:00p
End Date

Shark Week - Kid's Corner Storytime

Sea Center Texas
Shark Nate-O by Tara Luebbe and Becky Cattie
Aug 15
8:30p
End Date

CANCELLED STARWALK

Copper Breaks State Park
Join a Park Ranger & Volunteers on a night of deep sky exploration of our solar system where we can see planets, constellations, nebulas, and distant galaxies. ******* THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED
Aug 16 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the month(s) of June, July and August the park will be offering one guided-only hike at 10am to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. No tours are available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs. You must reserve tour tickets in advance online. Please note: there are designated trails for hiking and biking that park visitors may do on their own, no access into the canyon without guide.
Aug 17
6:30p
End Date
Aug 19 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the month(s) of June, July and August the park will be offering one guided-only hike at 10am to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. No tours are available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs. You must reserve tour tickets in advance online. Please note: there are designated trails for hiking and biking that park visitors may do on their own, no access into the canyon without guide.
Aug 19 End Date

Book Your Own Ranger Program

Davis Mountains State Park
You can now book your choice of a ranger program limited to your group of no more than 10 who are travelling together. Book at HQ window, or by calling (432) 426-3337.
Aug 20 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the month(s) of June, July and August the park will be offering one guided-only hike at 10am to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. No tours are available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs. You must reserve tour tickets in advance online. Please note: there are designated trails for hiking and biking that park visitors may do on their own, no access into the canyon without guide.
Aug 20 End Date

Book Your Own Ranger Program

Davis Mountains State Park
You can now book your choice of a ranger program limited to your group of no more than 10 who are travelling together. Book at HQ window, or by calling (432) 426-3337.
Aug 21 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the month(s) of June, July and August the park will be offering one guided-only hike at 10am to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. No tours are available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs. You must reserve tour tickets in advance online. Please note: there are designated trails for hiking and biking that park visitors may do on their own, no access into the canyon without guide.
Aug 21 End Date

Book Your Own Ranger Program

Davis Mountains State Park
You can now book your choice of a ranger program limited to your group of no more than 10 who are travelling together. Book at HQ window, or by calling (432) 426-3337.
Aug 21
7:00p
End Date

Virtual Stargazing the Texas Night Sky on Facebook Live

facebook.com/lakemineralwells
Join us on Facebook live as we learn about the night sky and make stargazing fun!
Aug 21
8:00p
End Date

Sunset Yoga In The Park

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
Aug 22 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the month(s) of June, July and August the park will be offering one guided-only hike at 10am to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. No tours are available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs. You must reserve tour tickets in advance online. Please note: there are designated trails for hiking and biking that park visitors may do on their own, no access into the canyon without guide.
Aug 22 End Date

Book Your Own Ranger Program

Davis Mountains State Park
You can now book your choice of a ranger program limited to your group of no more than 10 who are travelling together. Book at HQ window, or by calling (432) 426-3337.
Aug 22
9:30a
End Date

Weekend Wildside (Virtual)

Estero Llano Grande State Park
We'll Walk on the Wild Side Weekly-- and we'll show you how, on Facebook! Just <like> our page on facebook.com/esterollano/ and join us every Saturday morning at 9:30am.
Aug 22
12:00p
End Date

ONLINE PROGRAM Roadrunners: The Fast & Furious

El Paso, TX - Facebook/WylerAerialTramwayStatePark
Did you know they eat rattlesnakes? Come find out more!
Aug 23 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the month(s) of June, July and August the park will be offering one guided-only hike at 10am to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. No tours are available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs. You must reserve tour tickets in advance online. Please note: there are designated trails for hiking and biking that park visitors may do on their own, no access into the canyon without guide.
Aug 26 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the month(s) of June, July and August the park will be offering one guided-only hike at 10am to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. No tours are available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs. You must reserve tour tickets in advance online. Please note: there are designated trails for hiking and biking that park visitors may do on their own, no access into the canyon without guide.
Aug 26
10:00a
End Date

Homeschool Class - Birding for Beginners (Online Event)

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Let's learn bird basics and what birding is all about.
Aug 27 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the month(s) of June, July and August the park will be offering one guided-only hike at 10am to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. No tours are available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs. You must reserve tour tickets in advance online. Please note: there are designated trails for hiking and biking that park visitors may do on their own, no access into the canyon without guide.
Aug 27
8:00a
End Date

USA Archery Level 1 Insturctor Class

Plano, TX - Location provided upon registration
Interested in becoming a Level 1 USA Archery Instructor?
Aug 27
9:00a
End Date

LBJ's 112th Birthday

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Old-fashioned fun with some historic games!
Aug 28 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the month(s) of June, July and August the park will be offering one guided-only hike at 10am to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. No tours are available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs. You must reserve tour tickets in advance online. Please note: there are designated trails for hiking and biking that park visitors may do on their own, no access into the canyon without guide.
Aug 28
8:00p
End Date

Virtual Spider Walk on Facebook Live

facebook.com/lakemineralwells
A fun nighttime activity involving spiders . . . yes, really, it’s fun!
Aug 29 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the month(s) of June, July and August the park will be offering one guided-only hike at 10am to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. No tours are available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs. You must reserve tour tickets in advance online. Please note: there are designated trails for hiking and biking that park visitors may do on their own, no access into the canyon without guide.
Aug 29
8:00a
End Date

USA Archery Level 1 Instructor Class

New Braunfels, TX - Location provided upon registration
Interested in becoming a Level 1 USA Archery Instructor?
Aug 29
8:00a
End Date

Waterside Yoga In The Park

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
Aug 29
9:30a
End Date

Weekend Wildside (Virtual)

Estero Llano Grande State Park
We'll Walk on the Wild Side Weekly-- and we'll show you how, on Facebook! Just <like> our page on facebook.com/esterollano/ and join us every Saturday morning at 9:30am.
Aug 29
12:00p
End Date

ONLINE PROGRAM Ask-the-Expert: West Texas Regional Poison Center

El Paso, TX - Facebook/WylerAerialTramwayStatePark
This is your chance to ask!
Aug 30 End Date

Fate Bell's Pictograph Shelter/Canyon Guided Walking Tour

Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site
For the month(s) of June, July and August the park will be offering one guided-only hike at 10am to go down into the canyon to view pictographs (ancient drawings) on Wednesday through Sunday. No tours are available on Monday and Tuesday. For more information to plan your visit, click on blue title (above) for FAQs. You must reserve tour tickets in advance online. Please note: there are designated trails for hiking and biking that park visitors may do on their own, no access into the canyon without guide.

September 2020

Sep 5
9:00a
End Date

CANCELLED - Public Youth Fishing

Sea Center Texas
Please check back for 2021 Public Youth Fishing dates. Bring your own gear (no barbed hooks) and bait and join Sea Center Texas for a morning of catch-and-release fishing. Admission is free.
Sep 12
10:00a
End Date

San Pedro Springs Marker Dedication

San Antonio, TX - San Pedro Springs Park
Marker dedication and unveiling, Buffalo Soldiers, History, Activities
Sep 14
11:00a
End Date

JobFairX Austin Virtual Job Fair

Virtual
Chat with Texas Parks and Wildlife recruiting about career opportunities.
Sep 15
10:00a
End Date

RICE University Virtual Career Fair

Virtual
RICE students and Alumni will be able to chat with Texas Parks and Wildlife Recruiting about career opportunities.
Sep 15
11:00a
End Date

Dallas Virtual Career Fair for Veterans

Virtual
Veterans and spouses can chat with Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Recruiting about your career.
Sep 16
3:00p
End Date

TCU University Virtual Career Fair

Virtual
TCU students and Alumni will be able to chat with Texas Parks and Wildlife Recruiting about career opportunities.
Sep 17
1:00p
End Date

UT Arlington Virtual Career Fair

Virtual
UTA students and Alumni will be able to chat with Texas Parks and Wildlife Recruiting about career opportunities.
Sep 19
7:30p
End Date

CANCELLED STARWALK

Copper Breaks State Park
Join a Park Ranger & Volunteers on a night of deep sky exploration of our solar system where we can see planets, constellations, nebulas, and distant galaxies. ****THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED
Sep 20
10:00a
End Date

Seed Stomp

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Plant wildflower seeds for future generations!
Sep 23
11:00a
End Date

University of Houston Downtown Virtual Job Fair

Virtual
Chat with Texas Parks and Wildlife recruiting about career opportunities.
Sep 23
1:30p
End Date

University of Houston Clear Lake Virtual Job Fair

Virtual
Chat with Texas Parks and Wildlife recruiting about career opportunities.
Sep 23
3:30p
End Date

Baylor University Virtual Career Fair

Virtual
Baylor students and Alumni will be able to chat with Texas Parks and Wildlife Recruiting about career opportunities.
Sep 24
8:00a
End Date

USA Archery Level 1 Instructor Class

Plano, TX - Location provided upon registration
Interested in becoming a Level 1 USA Archery Instructor?
Sep 26
3:00p
End Date

Dutch Oven Tailgate Snacks

Mother Neff State Park
Join us for tailgate treats.

October 2020

Oct 10
10:00a
End Date

Splashes of Beauty

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Making every day farm life lovely.
Oct 16
10:00a
End Date

Oktoberfisch 2020

Fredericksburg, TX - Edgewater Springs Resort
Check out the new location where beginner to expert fly fishers can gather to network, learn and fish!
Oct 17
1:00p
End Date

Explore Bowhunting Instructor Workshop

Kyle, TX - TBD-Info provided upon registration
Interested in becoming an Explore Bowhunting Instructor?
Oct 17
7:00p
End Date

CANCELLED STARWALK

Copper Breaks State Park
Join a Park Ranger & Volunteers on a night of deep sky exploration of our solar system where we can see planets, constellations, nebulas, and distant galaxies. **********************************THIS EVENT IS CANCELLED
Oct 17
8:00p
End Date

Star Party

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Celebrate the night sky and learn from real astronomers!
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 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 25
1:00p
End Date

TENTATIVE - Halloween Spooktacular

Sea Center Texas
Subject to change. Please check back for updates. Wear a costume, play games, create crafts, and learn about wildlife. Admission is free.
Oct 29
8:00a
End Date

USA Archery Level 1 Instructor Class

Plano, TX - Facility location provided upon registration
Interested in becoming a Level 1 USA Archery Instructor?
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.

November 2020

Nov 7 End Date

Fall Fest

Mother Neff State Park
Join us for a Fall celebration.
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 28
10:00a
End Date

Deck the Halls

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Make Christmas decorations with natural materials

December 2020

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 6 End Date

Mother Neff Christmas

Mother Neff State Park
6th Annual Mother Neff Christmas
Dec 16
6:00p
End Date

Christmas in the Park

Daingerfield State Park
Come drive through the park lit up like Santa Land and get to meet Santa himself on Friday and Saturday!
Dec 17
6:00p
End Date

Christmas in the Park

Daingerfield State Park
Come drive through the park lit up like Santa Land and get to meet Santa himself on Friday and Saturday!
Dec 18
6:00p
End Date

Christmas in the Park

Daingerfield State Park
Come drive through the park lit up like Santa Land and get to meet Santa himself on Friday and Saturday!
Dec 19
6:00p
End Date

Christmas in the Park

Daingerfield State Park
Come drive through the park lit up like Santa Land and get to meet Santa himself on Friday and Saturday!
Dec 20
4:30p
End Date

51st Annual LBJ Tree Lighting

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Join us in our favorite holiday tradition!