Calendar of Events

Fishing

February 2023

Feb 5
1:00p
End Date

Backyard Bass - Learn to Cast

McKinney Falls State Park
Learn to cast for plastic perch with a Ranger!
Feb 9
10:00a
End Date

Angler Education Instructor Training Workshop - Hidalgo

Hidalgo, TX - RGV Border Security Office
Become a TPWD Certified Education Instructor.
Feb 11
8:00a
End Date

Trick-a-Trout

Frisco, TX - Vial Lake at Warren Sports Complex
Get hooked on fishing at Frisco's annual Trick-a-Trout event!
Feb 11
9:00a
End Date

Boater Education Classroom Course

Sea Center Texas
Get your Boaters Education Certification in a fun, educational, and informative class at Sea Center Texas.
Feb 11
10:00a
End Date

Kid Fish - Catch a Rainbow Trout

Cedar Hill State Park
Learn the basics of fishing through fun, hands-on activities.
Feb 11
10:00a
End Date

Kid Fish at Cedar Hill

Cedar Hill State Park
Come learn the basics of fishing at Cedar Hill State Park!
Feb 16
6:30p
End Date

Selecting Flies for Fishing Texas Waters

Online (Zoom)
Save time and money when choosing flies
Feb 18
9:00a
End Date

Fishing with a Ranger

Galveston Island State Park
Fishing for all, newcomers and experts.
Feb 18
9:00a
End Date

Fun Fish 2023

Lake Tawakoni State Park
Bring your kids to the 20th Annual Trout Fishing Tournament (for children ages 2 through 12) at the Pair-A-Trees Pond.
Feb 18
9:00a
End Date

Fishing with a Ranger

Lake Livingston State Park
Join park rangers for fishing!
Feb 18
9:00a
End Date

Fly Fishing 101 at Fort Parker State Park

Fort Parker State Park
Learn the basics of Fly Fishing at Fort Parker State Park.
Feb 18
1:00p
End Date

Backyard Bass

Guadalupe River State Park
Learn how to cast a fishing pole, identify common fish species of Texas, and understand fishing regulations.
Feb 18
2:30p
End Date

Backyard Bass: Fishing Game

Lake Livingston State Park
Learn to cast with Backyard Bass!
Feb 19
1:00p
End Date

Backyard Bass - Learn to Cast

McKinney Falls State Park
Learn to cast for plastic perch with a Ranger!
Feb 23
10:00a
End Date

Homeschool: Fishing with a Ranger

Lake Livingston State Park
Join park rangers for an afternoon of fishing!
Feb 25 End Date

6th Annual Kids Fish

Fort Boggy State Park
Learn how to fish or show off your expertise!
Feb 25
9:00a
End Date

Kid's Fishing

Cooper Lake State Park - Doctors Creek Unit
Need some new fishing stories? Join a ranger learning the basics of fishing.
Feb 25
10:00a
End Date

Angler Education Instructor Training Workshop

Pearland, TX - Bass Pro Shops
Become a TPWD Certified Angler Education Instructor
Feb 25
1:00p
End Date

Kid's Fishing

Cooper Lake State Park - South Sulphur Unit
Need some new fishing stories? Join a ranger learning the basics of fishing.
Feb 25
2:00p
End Date

Fishing with a Ranger

Lockhart State Park
Come fish with us! All ages and abilities welcome. Drop in any time between 2-3pm.
Feb 28
6:30p
End Date

Spring Bass Fishing in Texas

Online - Zoom
Learn how to catch the big one!

March 2023

Mar 4
9:00a
End Date

Introduction to Fishing Basics - Sea Center Texas

Sea Center Texas
Come learn the basics of fishing at this fun, FREE clinic!
Mar 7
6:30p
End Date

Angler Education Instructor Workshop: Online, Two - part

Online - Zoom
Become a Certified Angler Education Volunteer Instructor
Mar 9
6:30p
End Date

Angler Education Instructor Workshop: Online, Two - part

Online - Zoom
Become a Certified Angler Education Volunteer Instructor
Mar 11
9:00a
End Date

Fly Fishing 101 at Sea Center Texas

Sea Center Texas
Learn the basics of Fly Fishing at this fun FREE clinic!
Mar 11
10:00a
End Date

Angler Education Instructor Training Workshop

Pearland, TX - Deloris Fenwick Nature Center
Become a TPWD Certified Education Instructor
Mar 11
1:00p
End Date

Angler Education Fly Fishing Instructor Training Workshop

Sea Center Texas
Become a TPWD Certified Fly Fishing Instructor.
Mar 13 End Date

Spring Break Recreation at Huntsville State Park

Huntsville State Park
Spend Spring Break enjoying recreational activities available within Huntsville State Park
Mar 13
10:00a
End Date

Backyard Bass

Lake Brownwood State Park
Join a ranger and learn the basics of fishing!
Mar 17
2:00p
End Date

Fishing with a Ranger

Cooper Lake State Park - South Sulphur Unit
Need some new fishing stories? Join a ranger learning the basics of fishing. All ages and stages welcome.
Mar 18
9:00a
End Date

White Bass Run at the Bend

Colorado Bend State Park
🎉 Join the fun with the White Bass Run. Learn fly casting, how to tie a fly and how to read the river.
Mar 18
10:00a
End Date

Play Day at Lake Whitney State Park

Lake Whitney State Park
🎉 It's spring break and we want you to have a Play Day with us as we celebrate 100 years of Texas State Parks!
Mar 18
10:00a
End Date

Texas State Parks 100-Year Celebration at San Angelo SP

San Angelo State Park
🎉 Join us for a FREE day in the park to help celebrate the 100-year anniversary of Texas State Parks! There will be events and activities for all to enjoy.
Mar 18
12:00p
End Date

Fishing for Beginners at Little Elm Public Library

Little Elm, TX - Little Elm Public Library
Bring the whole family out for this FREE fishing clinic at Little Elm Public Library!
Mar 18
1:00p
End Date

Fishing Fest

Lockhart State Park
Join us for a fun learn-to-fish event at Lockhart State Park!
Mar 25
10:00a
End Date

Sea Center Texas Nature Day

Sea Center Texas
Come celebrate nature with Sea Center Texas! This is a free event to attend. Participate in Catch-&-Release fishing, pet live reptiles, watch the Birds of Prey show, and more!

April 2023

Apr 1
9:00a
End Date

Festival of the Fish

Cooper Lake State Park - Doctors Creek Unit
🎉 Here fishy, fishy, fish! We will have several come and go programs during this celebration of fish.
Apr 1
9:00a
End Date

Get Hooked on the Outdoors

Lake Somerville State Park - Nails Creek Unit
🎉 A new spring fishing event which incorporates multiple styles of fishing. Come learn to fly fish with our partners at Good Fly, experience creek fishing from a kayak, or take a child fishing for the first time in our stocked family fishing pond. All ages and experience levels welcome.
Apr 1
10:00a
End Date

Fishing Fools Day

Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
Celebrate all things fishing and kick off the event with our one-mile family fun run!
Apr 1
1:00p
End Date

Learn to Cast

Eisenhower State Park
Learn how to rig, bait, and cast a fishing rod. This activity is perfect for beginners who have never been fishing before! Rods, reels, and tackle will be provided!
Apr 14
8:00p
End Date

Caddo Homecoming!

Caddo Lake State Park
🎉 Celebrate 100 years of Texas State Parks and 30 years of good conservation with the Caddo Lake Institute. Walk into yesteryear at Caddo Lake State Park and try your hand at canoeing, fishing, games, art, and a sock hop! Decorate your campsite with a retro theme, visit an outreach table or local presentation, and grab a bite to eat!
Apr 15
9:00a
End Date

Bait and Boats

Martin Creek Lake State Park
🎉 Join us for an introduction to water-based recreation.
Apr 22
10:00a
End Date

Family Adventure Fest

Falcon State Park
🎉 Join us for a one-day event full of wild activities for everyone to enjoy here at the park. This year's event will offer outdoor activities for all ages focusing on different skills such as archery, kayaking, fishing, outdoor cooking, camping, hiking and much more!
Apr 29 End Date

Goose Island Extravaganza!

Goose Island State Park
🎉 Join us in the celebration of 100 years in Texas State Parks! Activities include fishing, archery, kayaking, a star party, demonstrations, food, and much, much more!
Apr 29
9:00a
End Date

Fly Fishing 101 at Sea Center Texas

Sea Center Texas
Learn the basics of Fly Fishing at this fun FREE clinic!

May 2023

May 6
8:00a
End Date

Learn To Fish

Leander, TX - Southwest Williamson County Regional Park
Come out to Southwest Williamson County Regional Park to learn fishing tips and tricks at this fun, FREE, family event!
May 6
9:00a
End Date

100-Year Fun For All Celebration

Inks Lake State Park
🎉 Join us for a fun filled and all-inclusive day with a variety of programs modified for accessibility needs.
May 6
10:00a
End Date

Experience Caprock!

Caprock Canyons State Park & Trailway
🎉 Join us to learn all about Caprock! From beginner hiker tours to fishing clinics and more, you're sure to learn about and enjoy a variety of recreational opportunities and educational experiences that make Caprock Canyons State Park unique!
May 13
9:00a
End Date

Lake Brownwood Bash

Lake Brownwood State Park
🎉 Join us for a day of fun, learning and celebration!
May 13
10:00a
End Date

New Experiences, New Memories, A New You

Daingerfield State Park
🎉 Come celebrate the Texas State Parks 100-year anniversary at Daingerfield State Park! New to the outdoors or experienced this event is for you! We will be showcasing the various activities to experience the world outdoors at each person's comfort level.
May 20
9:00a
End Date

Blanco State Park Celebration

Blanco State Park
🎉 Join us for an array of interactive activities and information stations set up throughout the park.
May 20
9:00a
End Date

Lure'ing You in to Eisenhower State Park

Eisenhower State Park
🎉 Take a deep dive into fishing at our Everything Fish Expo!
May 20
9:00a
End Date

Basic Fishing Clinic - Fairfield Lake State Park

Fairfield Lake State Park
Come learn the basics of fishing at Fairfield Lake State Park.
May 27
8:30a
End Date

Rowing into a Century

Possum Kingdom State Park
🎉 Join us in celebrating 100 years of Texas State Parks!
May 27
9:00a
End Date

Fly Fishing 101 at Sea Center Texas

Sea Center Texas
Learn the basics of Fly Fishing at this fun FREE clinic!

June 2023

Jun 3 End Date

Fishing 101!

Lake Livingston State Park
🎉 Join park rangers for a day full of programs designed to teach you all of the skills you need to start fishing!
Jun 3
10:00a
End Date

Annual LBJ Fishing Day

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Celebrate Free Fishing Day with us by fishing on the Pedernales River.
Jun 17
9:00a
End Date

Fly Fishing 101 at Sea Center Texas

Sea Center Texas
Learn the basics of Fly Fishing at this fun FREE clinic!

July 2023

Jul 8
9:00a
End Date

Basic Fishing Clinic - Fort Parker State Park

Fort Parker State Park
Come learn the basics of fishing at Fort Parker State Park.
Jul 15
9:00a
End Date

Canceled: Boater Education Classroom Course

Sea Center Texas
Canceled: Get your Boaters Education Certification in a fun, educational, and informative class at Sea Center Texas.
Jul 22
9:00a
End Date

Kids Fish

Sea Rim State Park
🎉 Bring the kids to the beach for a day of fishing and fun!

August 2023

Aug 5
9:00a
End Date

Angler Education Instructor Training - Sea Center Texas

Sea Center Texas
Become a TPWD Certified Angler Education Instructor
Aug 5
9:00a
End Date

Angler Education Instructor Training Workshop - San Antonio

San Antonio, TX - Mayfield Park Baptist Church
Become a TPWD Certified Angler Education Instructor