Calendar of Events

Fishing

October 2018

Oct 20 End Date

Family Fishing Day at Bonham State Park

Bonham State Park
Bring your family out fishing!
Oct 20 End Date

First Catch Center - Burnet

Burnet, TX - Inks Dam National Fish Hatchery
EVENT IS FULL! Please check the calendar for future events. Please note the event has been rescheduled from Oct 6, 2018 to the NEW DATE of Oct. 20, 2018 Bring the family to learn the basics of fishing through fun, hands-on activities.
Oct 20 End Date

Fishing with a Ranger

Inks Lake State Park
Come out and try to catch a big one!
Oct 20 End Date

Ray Roberts Lake State Park- Isle du Bois Unit | Texas Outdoor Family | Dallas Area | (Full - Waitlist Forming)

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Isle Du Bois Unit
Join us for a fun-filled weekend designed to help your family discover the joys of camping and Texas State Parks. All camping gear and equipment required for an overnight stay at the park is included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
Oct 20 End Date

Stephen F. Austin State Park | One Night Event | Texas Outdoor Family | Houston Area (OPEN)

Stephen F. Austin State Park
Join us for a fun-filled weekend designed to help your family discover the joys of camping and Texas State Parks. All camping gear and equipment required for an overnight stay at the park are included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
Oct 20 End Date

11th Annual Spooky Science Fest

Estero Llano Grande State Park
Bring your friends and family of all ages, in costume if you like, to join what has been 1,000 to 2,000 others for our annual Fall Festival to learn a little science and perhaps to be frightened just the right amount!
Oct 21 End Date

Have a Blast With Backyard Bass!

San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site
Come play a game of Backyard Bass and improve your casting technique! Learn how to cast a fishing line and what types of fish live in Texas.
Oct 25 End Date

Halloween at the Hatchery 2018

Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
Grab your costumes and trick-or-treating bags! Our annual Halloween at the Hatchery event returns for an evening of family-friendly fun.
Oct 27 End Date

Fishing with a Ranger

Inks Lake State Park
Come out and try to catch a big one!
Oct 27 End Date

Crabbing 101

Sea Rim State Park
Learn how to catch blue crabs!
Oct 27 End Date

Fishing with a Ranger

Blanco State Park
Open to all ages. Whether you are experienced, or a first-time angler, come on out and catch some fish with us! We have the poles and the worms, and a fishing license is not required while on state park property.
Oct 27 End Date

Backyard Bass

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Learn the basics of casting and retrieving while playing a fun game!
Oct 28 End Date

Celebrate Halloween in Sea Center Spooktacular Style!

Sea Center Texas
Sea Center Texas is hosting its 10th Anniversary Spooktacular, a one-of-a-kind event that promises to provide a family-friendly Halloween celebration!

November 2018

Nov 2 End Date

Brazos Bend State Park | Two Night Event | Texas Outdoor Family | Houston Area (OPEN)

Brazos Bend State Park
Join us for a fun-filled weekend designed to help your family discover the joys of camping and Texas State Parks. All camping gear and equipment required for an overnight stay at the park are included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
Nov 3 End Date

Angler Education Instructor Training Workshop

Katy, TX - Holy Covenant United Methodist Church
Become a TPWD certified Angler Education Instructor
Nov 3 End Date

First Catch Center - Spring, TX

Spring, TX - Spring Creek Greenway Preserve
EVENT HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED - New date is Saturday Nov 3rd (Old date was Oct 20th). Bring the family to learn the basics of fishing through fun, hands-on activities.
Nov 3 End Date

Junior Ranger: Fishing Knot Tying

Atlanta State Park
Learn the basic knots that every fisherman needs to know.
Nov 3 End Date

Kids’ Fishfest

Pearland, TX - Bass Pro Shops
Join us for a day of learning, fun and of course, fishing!
Nov 3 End Date

Backyard Bass (11AM)

Atlanta State Park
Learn the basics of casting and retrieving while playing a fun game!
Nov 10 End Date

First Catch Center - Tyler

Tyler, TX - Glass Recreation Center
The event scheduled for August 18th has been rescheduled to Nov 10th. Bring the family to learn the basics of fishing through fun, hands-on activities.
Nov 10 End Date

Go Fish! Learn to Fish Event

McKinney Falls State Park
Join us at McKinney Falls State Park where youth and adults can learn the basics of fishing. Event start time is 9:00 A.M.
Nov 16 End Date

Lake Somerville State Park | Two Night Event | Texas Outdoor Family | Central TX Area (FULL - Waitlist Forming)

Lake Somerville State Park - Birch Creek Unit
Join us for a fun-filled weekend designed to help your family discover the joys of camping and Texas State Parks. All camping gear and equipment required for an overnight stay at the park are included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
Nov 17 End Date

First Catch Center - Humble, TX

Humble, TX - Jesse H. Jones Park & Nature Center
Bring your family and spend a day learning basic fishing techniques.
Nov 17 End Date

First Catch Center - Fort Worth

Kennedale, TX - Sonora Park
Bring the family to learn the basics of fishing through fun, hands-on activities.
Nov 17 End Date

Angler Education Instructor Workshop - conventional with optional fly fishing.

Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
Become a TPWD Certified Angler Education Instructor

December 2018

Dec 15 End Date

First Catch Center - Tyler

Tyler, TX - Glass Recreation Center
Bring the family to learn the basics of fishing through fun, hands-on activities.

February 2019

Feb 9 End Date

Angler Education Instructor Workshop

Ennis, TX - Ennis Community Center
Become a TPWD Certified Angler Education Instructor
Feb 16 End Date

First Catch Center - Houston

Houston, TX - Kickerillo-Mischer Preserve
Bring the family to learn the basics of fishing through fun, hands-on activities.

May 2019

May 10 End Date

23rd Annual Open House

Free daily entry into the park, programs and activities for everyone about resources of our park and Texas. Friday area schools are invited to bring out classes, Saturday families can enjoy same activities.