Calendar of Events

Fishing

October 2018

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

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

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.
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.