Calendar of Events

Kids

Kid-focused events that explore nature and history of Texas state parks.

We provide tools to help kids learn and explore through the Junior Ranger Program.

October 2020

Oct 31
11:00a
End Date

Halloween Bat Bonanza! 11 am and 2 pm

Guadalupe River State Park
Wear your best costume and come find out about bats!
Oct 31
5:00p
End Date

FREE Drive-Thru Trick or Treating!

Lake Livingston State Park
Join us from 5:00 to 7:00pm for a drive-thru Trick or Treat on Halloween! No reservation or permit required!
Oct 31
6:00p
End Date

Cancelled - Halloween in the Park

Abilene State Park
Come trick-or-treat through the campsites, learn about creatures of the night, and have a few screams on the haunted trail.
Oct 31
6:00p
End Date

4th Annual Boo Camp

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Come join us for some family friendly Halloween fun!

November 2020

Nov 6
3:00p
End Date

Fishing Fun (Registration Required)

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join a Ranger to learn about fish and how to fish responsibly.
Nov 7
10:00a
End Date

Roving Ranger

Daingerfield State Park
COVID-safe interpretive campsite programs. We've missed you and now we're coming to you!
Nov 11
4:00p
End Date

Young Naturalists Children's Program - Online!!

mfplibrary.libcal.com/event/6980787
Join us for our online Young Naturalists program!
Nov 13
3:00p
End Date

Fishing Fun (Registration Required)

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join a Ranger to learn about fish and how to fish responsibly.
Nov 14
10:00a
End Date

Roving Ranger

Daingerfield State Park
COVID-safe interpretive campsite programs. We've missed you and now we're coming to you!
Nov 20
3:00p
End Date

Fishing Fun (Registration Required)

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join a Ranger to learn about fish and how to fish responsibly.
Nov 21
10:00a
End Date

Roving Ranger

Daingerfield State Park
COVID-safe interpretive campsite programs. We've missed you and now we're coming to you!
Nov 25
3:00p
End Date

Jr. Ranger Day (Registration Required)

Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Pick a program to help you complete an activity page in your Jr. Ranger activity book.
Nov 26
10:30a
End Date

3rd Annual Turkey Trot 5K

South Llano River State Park
Earn those Thanksgiving calories here at the park for our 3rd annual Turkey Trot 5K .
Nov 28
10:00a
End Date

Roving Ranger

Daingerfield State Park
COVID-safe interpretive campsite programs. We've missed you and now we're coming to you!

December 2020

Dec 4
6:00p
End Date

Christmas in the Piney Woods

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Enjoy a Christmas family event and social distance safely, at the same time. Take a drive through the Piney Woods and enjoy the decorated campsites.
Dec 5
10:00a
End Date

Roving Ranger

Daingerfield State Park
COVID-safe interpretive campsite programs. We've missed you and now we're coming to you!
Dec 5
1:00p
End Date

TENTATIVE - Christmas with the Fishes

Sea Center Texas
Subject to change. Please check back for updates. Bring the young ones out for an afternoon of holiday fun at the Sea Center Texas aquariums. Admission is free.
Dec 5
2:00p
End Date

Christmas at the Ranch

South Llano River State Park
Celebrate Christmas with us at Mr. Buck's historic ranch home as we decorate trees, take pictures with Santa, enjoy some Christmas tunes on the front porch, sip hot chocolate, and more!
Dec 5
5:00p
End Date

TENTATIVE – Twinkle Tour 2020

Lake Tawakoni State Park
Subject to change. Please check back for updates. Join us for our annual Twinkle Tour at Lake Tawakoni State Park and enjoy all the festive Christmas lights!
Dec 5
6:00p
End Date

Christmas in the Piney Woods

Martin Creek Lake State Park
Enjoy a Christmas family event and social distance safely, at the same time. Take a drive through the Piney Woods and enjoy the decorated campsites.
Dec 5
6:00p
End Date

Christmas in the Park

Lake Arrowhead State Park
Join us by decorating your campsite and help spread the Christmas cheer!
Dec 9
4:00p
End Date

Young Naturalists Children's Program - Online!!

mfplibrary.libcal.com/event/6980787
Join us for our online Young Naturalists program!
Dec 11
6:00p
End Date

Christmas in the Park 2020

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Join us for the 9th Annual Christmas in the Park!
Dec 12
10:00a
End Date

Roving Ranger

Daingerfield State Park
COVID-safe interpretive campsite programs. We've missed you and now we're coming to you!
Dec 12
6:00p
End Date

Christmas in the Park 2020

Lake Bob Sandlin State Park
Join us for the 9th Annual Christmas in the Park!
Dec 12
6:00p
End Date

Fa La La in the Forest

Abilene State Park
Come see the Christmas light show at Abilene State Park!
Dec 16
6:00p
End Date

Christmas in the Park

Daingerfield State Park
Make a new tradition by driving through the park lit up like Santa Land Wednesday through Saturday.
Dec 17
6:00p
End Date

Christmas in the Park

Daingerfield State Park
Make a new tradition by driving through the park lit up like Santa Land Wednesday through Saturday.
Dec 18
6:00p
End Date

Christmas in the Park

Daingerfield State Park
Make a new tradition by driving through the park lit up like Santa Land Wednesday through Saturday.
Dec 19
6:00p
End Date

Christmas in the Park

Daingerfield State Park
Make a new tradition by driving through the park lit up like Santa Land Wednesday through Saturday.