Calendar of Events

Fishing

December 2018

Dec 15 End Date

Family Fishing Day

Fort Richardson State Park & Historic Site / Lost Creek Reservoir State Trailway
Bring the family out to catch freshly stocked trout!
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.
Dec 15 End Date

Angler Education Instructor Training Workshop

Pearland, TX - Bass Pro Shops - Pearland
Become a TPWD certified Angler Education Instructor
Dec 19 End Date

Angler Education Instructor Workshop

Fort Parker State Park
Become a TPWD Certified Angler Education Instructor

January 2019

Jan 12 End Date

Select a Fly Challenge 2018

Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
Bring your favorite fly rod out for a day of friendly competition! Our second annual Select a Fly Challenge benefits the educational mission of the Friends of the Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center.
Jan 19 End Date

Fly Fishing Class

Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
Join us for a beginners fly fishing class - no experience required. Master fly-fisher Bob Cappallo will focus on equipment, equipment selection, basic knot tying, casting and casting fundamentals.
Jan 19 End Date

Family Fishing: Catching Rainbows

Tyler State Park
Tyler State Park has Rainbow Trout!
Jan 26 End Date

27th Annual Kid Fish

Lake Corpus Christi State Park
Bring your kids age 5 to 12 out to Lake Corpus Christi State Park and learn to fish!

February 2019

Feb 2 End Date

Fly Fishing Class

Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
Join us for a beginners fly fishing class - no experience required. Master fly-fisher Bob Cappallo will focus on equipment, equipment selection, basic knot tying, casting and casting fundamentals.
Feb 7 End Date

Rio Grande Valley Coastal Expo

Edinburg, TX - Edinburg Municipal Park
Learn about Texas coastal ecosystems, why they are important and how to protect them.
Feb 8 End Date

Rio Grande Valley Coastal Expo

Edinburg, TX - Edinburg Municipal Park
Learn about Texas coastal ecosystems, why they are important and how to protect them.
Feb 9 End Date

Angler Education Instructor Workshop

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

Family Fishing Day

Fort Richardson State Park & Historic Site / Lost Creek Reservoir State Trailway
Bring the whole family to the quarry pond, which will be stocked with trout.
Feb 16 End Date

Annual Kid Fish Clinic

Fort Boggy State Park
Bring the family to have fun and learn the basics of fishing with hands-on activities.
Feb 16 End Date

Fly Fish Texas 2019

Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
Fly Fish Texas is held at TFFC each spring in cooperation with Texas fly fishing clubs. You can learn to tie flies, practice casting, learn about fish and their habitats and even fish for rainbow trout and bass. Expert fly fishers conduct seminars and demonstrations, and you can try out kayaks and other gear. It's all included with your regular admission!
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.

March 2019

Mar 23 End Date

Texas Fin-Fur Con

Texas Fin-Fur-Con, our first-ever Merit Badge University, gives Boy Scouts the opportunity to complete requirements for a variety of outdoor-related merit badges.

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.

June 2019

Jun 1 End Date

TFFC Free Fishing Day 2019

Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
Kick off summer with free hot dogs and soft drinks! Try your hand at fishing, and enter the catfish tournament for prizes.

July 2019

Jul 4 End Date

Fireworks at the Fishery 2019

Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
Fireworks at the Fishery, held the evening of July 4, features a professionally staged fireworks show that is one of the biggest in East Texas.