Calendar of Events

Fairs & Festivals

September 2019

Sep 27
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2019 State Fair of Texas

Dallas, TX - Fair Park
A tradition since 1886, the State Fair of Texas has something for everyone.
Sep 28 End Date

Bison Fest 2019

Caprock Canyons State Park & Trailway
Texas Red Dirt Music, arts and crafts, food, and fun all in celebration of the Texas State Bison Herd!
Sep 28
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Chihuahuan Desert Fiesta

Franklin Mountains State Park
Join us at this free event to discover the wonders of our desert. Enjoy educational exhibits, guided hikes, demonstrations, and other fun outdoor activities.

October 2019

Oct 5
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Hill Country Heritage Expo

Inks Lake State Park
Step back in time and visit pockets of history in this cultural extravaganza!
Oct 12
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Baytown Nurture Nature Festival

Baytown, TX - Baytown Nurture Center
Join TPWD Get Outside at this FREE family friendly festival - learn some outdoor skills, see and touch wildlife, listen to music and more.
Oct 18
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Palo Duro Prairie Palooza!

Palo Duro Canyon State Park
Become a Texas Time Traveler and see the wonders of the past!
Oct 19
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25th Annual Interpretive Fair

Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site
We are celebrating 25 years of the Interpretive Fair with a weekend full of activities and fun!
Oct 19
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Monarch and Friends Pollinator Fiesta

Guadalupe River State Park
Celebrating monarchs and more!
Oct 19
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Harvest Heritage Festival

Cedar Hill State Park
Come and celebrate the annual Harvest Heritage Festival!
Oct 26
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Fall Fest

Mother Neff State Park
Save the date!
Oct 26
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Trick or Trees!

Pedernales Falls State Park
Dress up or put on a mask for a Halloween tradition in the campground!

November 2019

Nov 2
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Austin Powwow and American Indian Heritage Festival

Austin, TX - Travis County Exposition Center
Join us at this family-friendly event celebrating the traditions and heritage of Native American Culture.
Nov 3
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Big Bend Ranch State Park
Celebrate the 10th anniversary of Big Bend Ranch State Park by joining the Fiesta!
Nov 9
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Rio! Rio!

Goliad State Park & Historic Site
For centuries people have been settling along the San Antonio River, from native hunters and gatherers to European immigrants. Come see how they lived and changed the surrounding area at this exciting event!

April 2020

Apr 24
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3rd Annual South Llano River Birding Festival

South Llano River State Park
Mark your calendars for the 3rd Annual South Llano River Birding Festival. April 24th-26th, 2020. More incredible events!