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.

August 2020

Aug 15
10:00a
End Date

Storytime (Online Event)

facebook.com/martindiesjrstatepark
Get comfortable, at home, to hear a nature-based children's story.
Aug 15
12:00p
End Date

Shark Week - Kid's Corner Storytime

Sea Center Texas
Shark Nate-O by Tara Luebbe and Becky Cattie
Aug 29
10:00a
End Date

Storytime (Online Event)

facebook.com/martindiesjrstatepark
Get comfortable, at home, to hear a nature-based children's story.

September 2020

Sep 12
9:00a
End Date

Huntsville State Park | One Night Event | Texas Outdoor Family

Huntsville State Park
Join us for a fun-filled weekend and discover the joys of camping in your Texas State Parks.
Sep 19
9:00a
End Date

Brazos Bend State Park | One Night Event | Texas Outdoor Family

Brazos Bend State Park
Join us for a fun-filled weekend and discover the joys of camping in your Texas State Parks.
Sep 20
10:00a
End Date

Seed Stomp

Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Plant wildflower seeds for future generations!
Sep 26
9:00a
End Date

Sheldon Lake State Park | One Night Event | Texas Outdoor Family

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Join us for a fun-filled weekend and discover the joys of camping in your Texas State Parks.

October 2020

Oct 3
9:00a
End Date

Lake Livingston State Park | One Night Event | Texas Outdoor Family

Lake Livingston State Park
Join us for a fun-filled weekend and discover the joys of camping in your Texas State Parks.
Oct 17
9:00a
End Date

Stephen F Austin State Park | One Night Event | Texas Outdoor Family

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.
Oct 17
8:00p
End Date

Star Party

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Celebrate the night sky and learn from real astronomers!
Oct 24
9:00a
End Date

Sheldon Lake State Park | One Night Event | Texas Outdoor Family

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Join us for a fun-filled weekend and discover the joys of camping in your Texas State Parks.
Oct 24
6:00p
End Date

TENTATIVE – Boo in the Park 2020

Lake Tawakoni State Park
Subject to change. Please check back for updates. Join us for our annual "Boo in the Park" celebration by trick or treating, checking out the campsite-decorating contest and all the pumpkin-carving entries!
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.

November 2020

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 .

December 2020

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 16
6:00p
End Date

Christmas in the Park

Daingerfield State Park
Come drive through the park lit up like Santa Land and get to meet Santa himself on Friday and Saturday!
Dec 17
6:00p
End Date

Christmas in the Park

Daingerfield State Park
Come drive through the park lit up like Santa Land and get to meet Santa himself on Friday and Saturday!
Dec 18
6:00p
End Date

Christmas in the Park

Daingerfield State Park
Come drive through the park lit up like Santa Land and get to meet Santa himself on Friday and Saturday!
Dec 19
6:00p
End Date

Christmas in the Park

Daingerfield State Park
Come drive through the park lit up like Santa Land and get to meet Santa himself on Friday and Saturday!