Calendar of Events

Houston Events

Events in and around Houston.

May 2022

May 13 End Date

StoryWalk® "Turtle Splash! Countdown at the Pond"

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Bring the family to stroll through our self-guided and educational storybook walk-through on our trails.

July 2022

Jul 6
10:00a
End Date

City of Deer Park Junior Angler

Deer Park, TX - Jimmy Burke Activity Center
Learn the the basics of fishing at this free event.
Jul 7
9:45a
End Date

Eco-Explorers, Wildlife and Science in the Park

Brazos Bend State Park
Brazos Bend will be offering Eco-Explorer programs six Thursday mornings from June 2 through July 7. Come learn about particular groups of wildlife, craft something related to the day's topic, and fun science experiments, too!
Jul 7
7:30p
End Date

Sunset Watercolor

Galveston Island State Park
Unleash your creative side and enjoy the island's best sunsets.
Jul 8
10:00a
End Date

Beach Hike

Galveston Island State Park
The Gulf of Mexico is our destination. What exciting things will we see along the way?
Jul 8
7:30p
End Date

Friday Night Dusk Hike

Huntsville State Park
Hike with a Ranger and watch the park transform after dark.
Jul 9
9:00a
End Date

Nature Bingo Hike!

Lake Livingston State Park
Join us for a fun and educational bingo game and short hike to learn about the wildlife and natural resources in the park.
Jul 9
10:00a
End Date

Second Saturdays with Steve

Stephen F. Austin State Park
Join us as we listen to the team from the Stephen F. Austin State Historical Site tell us about the history of the area.
Jul 9
10:00a
End Date

Bay Exploration

Galveston Island State Park
Explore the marsh and bay ecosystems, on land and below the surface.
Jul 9
10:00a
End Date

Reptile Hike

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Join a ranger while we search high and low for reptiles and amphibians!
Jul 9
1:00p
End Date

Gator Talk

Huntsville State Park
Join us at the Nature Center to learn about the gators that call Lake Raven home!
Jul 9
1:00p
End Date

Nature Craft-ivities!

Lake Livingston State Park
Be creative in this educational series featuring games, activities and a takeaway craft on various nature topics
Jul 10
9:00a
End Date

Fishing with a Ranger

Huntsville State Park
Join us at the Coloneh Pier for fishing with a Park Ranger!
Jul 10
10:00a
End Date

Reptile Hike

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Join a ranger while we search high and low for reptiles and amphibians!
Jul 10
2:00p
End Date

Nature Craft-ivities!

Lake Livingston State Park
Be creative in this educational series featuring games, activities and a takeaway craft on various nature topics
Jul 15
10:00a
End Date

Beach Hike

Galveston Island State Park
The Gulf of Mexico is our destination. What exciting things will we see along the way?
Jul 15
7:30p
End Date

Friday Night Dusk Hike

Huntsville State Park
Hike with a Ranger and watch the park transform after dark.
Jul 16
8:30a
End Date

The Hiking Dead - A Zombie Apocalypse Hike

Lake Livingston State Park
Would you survive the zombie apocalypse? Join us for a 1 mile hike to find out.
Jul 16
10:00a
End Date

Bay Exploration

Galveston Island State Park
Explore the marsh and bay ecosystems, on land and below the surface.
Jul 16
10:00a
End Date

Maps 101

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Enjoy a ranger-led hike discovering the basics of orienteering and navigating around Sheldon Lake State Park.
Jul 16
10:30a
End Date

Survival Kits 101

Lake Livingston State Park
Learn the “ins and outs” of survival kits in this one hour class.
Jul 16
11:00a
End Date

Sea Center Shark Celebration

Sea Center Texas
Join Sea Center Texas for an afternoon of shark exploration!
Jul 16
11:00a
End Date

Storytime and Crafts: Armadillos!

Brazos Bend State Park
Join us for a story about armadillos and make a macaroni armadillo to take home!
Jul 16
11:00a
End Date

Knock on Wood

Stephen F. Austin State Park
Join us in the Nature Center as we learn about the Pileated Woodpecker and we make one for you to take home!
Jul 16
1:00p
End Date

Gator Talk

Huntsville State Park
Join us at the Nature Center to learn about the gators that call Lake Raven home!
Jul 16
1:00p
End Date

Nature Craft-ivities!

Lake Livingston State Park
Be creative in this educational series featuring games, activities and a takeaway craft on various nature topics
Jul 17
9:00a
End Date

Fishing with a Ranger

Huntsville State Park
Join us at the Coloneh Pier for fishing with a Park Ranger!
Jul 17
10:00a
End Date

Prairie Adventure Hike

Galveston Island State Park
Join a ranger for an adventure through the remaining 1% of coastal prairie habitat.
Jul 17
2:00p
End Date

Nature Craft-ivities!

Lake Livingston State Park
Be creative in this educational series featuring games, activities and a takeaway craft on various nature topics
Jul 22
10:00a
End Date

Beach Hike

Galveston Island State Park
The Gulf of Mexico is our destination. What exciting things will we see along the way?
Jul 22
6:00p
End Date

Hammock with a Ranger

Huntsville State Park
Come celebrate National Hammock day at the Nature Center.
Jul 23
8:00a
End Date

Hidden Treasures of the Trail

Lake Livingston State Park
Join Rangers on a short hike to learn about some of the hidden treasures here in the park!
Jul 23
10:00a
End Date

Bay Exploration

Galveston Island State Park
Explore the marsh and bay ecosystems, on land and below the surface.
Jul 23
10:00a
End Date

Going Green Guided Hike

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Join us on this ranger led hike to learn more about the sustainable features here at Sheldon Lake State Park.
Jul 23
10:30a
End Date

Critters of East Texas

Lake Livingston State Park
Explore the diversity of local mammals and reptiles.
Jul 23
11:00a
End Date

Storytime and Crafts: Alligators!

Brazos Bend State Park
Join us to learn about alligators through storytime and get creative making crafts!
Jul 23
11:00a
End Date

Knock on Wood

Stephen F. Austin State Park
Join us in the Nature Center as we learn about the Pileated Woodpecker and we make one for you to take home!
Jul 23
1:00p
End Date

Gator Talk

Huntsville State Park
Join us at the Nature Center to learn about the gators that call Lake Raven home!
Jul 23
1:00p
End Date

Nature Craft-ivities!

Lake Livingston State Park
Be creative in this educational series featuring games, activities and a takeaway craft on various nature topics
Jul 24
9:00a
End Date

Fishing with a Ranger

Huntsville State Park
Join us at the Coloneh Pier for fishing with a Park Ranger!
Jul 24
10:00a
End Date

Maps 101

Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Enjoy a ranger-led hike discovering the basics of orienteering and navigating around Sheldon Lake State Park.
Jul 24
2:00p
End Date

Nature Craft-ivities!

Lake Livingston State Park
Be creative in this educational series featuring games, activities and a takeaway craft on various nature topics
Jul 27
9:00a
End Date

Project WILD Workshop

Spring, TX - Big Stone Lodge at Dennis Johnston Park
Professional development for anyone who works with children
Jul 28
7:30p
End Date

Sunset Watercolor

Galveston Island State Park
Unleash your creative side and enjoy the island's best sunsets.
Jul 29
7:30p
End Date

Friday Night Dusk Hike

Huntsville State Park
Hike with a Ranger and watch the park transform after dark.
Jul 30
8:30a
End Date

Fishing with a Ranger

Lake Livingston State Park
Join park rangers for fishing!
Jul 30
9:30a
End Date

Ladies Only Hike

Lake Livingston State Park
Join a female Ranger to learn the in's and out's of hiking in the outdoors during this women's only hike.
Jul 30
10:00a
End Date

Bay Exploration

Galveston Island State Park
Explore the marsh and bay ecosystems, on land and below the surface.
Jul 30
11:00a
End Date

Storytime and Crafts: Dragonflies!

Brazos Bend State Park
Learn all about dragonflies and make a jeweled dragonfly to take home!
Jul 30
11:00a
End Date

Knock on Wood

Stephen F. Austin State Park
Join us in the Nature Center as we learn about the Pileated Woodpecker and we make one for you to take home!
Jul 30
1:00p
End Date

Gator Talk

Huntsville State Park
Join us at the Nature Center to learn about the gators that call Lake Raven home!
Jul 30
1:00p
End Date

Nature Craft-ivities!

Lake Livingston State Park
Be creative in this educational series featuring games, activities and a takeaway craft on various nature topics
Jul 31
9:00a
End Date

Fishing with a Ranger

Huntsville State Park
Join us at the Coloneh Pier for fishing with a Park Ranger!
Jul 31
2:00p
End Date

Nature Craft-ivities!

Lake Livingston State Park
Be creative in this educational series featuring games, activities and a takeaway craft on various nature topics

August 2022

Aug 1
9:00a
End Date

Aquatic WILD Workshop

Houston, TX - Kickerillo Mischer Preserve
Professional development for anyone who works with children
Aug 6
10:00a
End Date

Nature Walk

Stephen F. Austin State Park
Join us for a short hike as we learn about the native plants that inhabit the three ecozones present at Stephen F. Austin State Park.
Aug 6
11:00a
End Date

Cisterns: A Look into the Past

Brazos Bend State Park
Join us online for a live Q&A with a visit to one of our cisterns!
Aug 6
11:00a
End Date

Storytime and Crafts: Frogs!

Brazos Bend State Park
Join us for a story about frogs and create your own froggy puppet!
Aug 20
9:00a
End Date

Texas Fly Fishers 13th Annual Mini Expo

Houston, TX - United Methodist Church
For beginner or experienced fly fishing enthusiasts. All ages welcome.

September 2022

Sep 3
10:00a
End Date

Nature Walk

Stephen F. Austin State Park
Join us for a short hike as we learn about the native plants that inhabit the three ecozones present at Stephen F. Austin State Park.
Sep 3
11:00a
End Date

Storytime and Crafts: Food Chain!

Brazos Bend State Park
Join us for a story about the food chain and create your own food chain by making paper links!
Sep 4
8:00a
End Date

Birding Hike

Brazos Bend State Park
Brazos Bend State Park is home to over 300 species of birds; it's the perfect place to bird-watch all year round!
Sep 10
11:00a
End Date

Storytime and Crafts: Alligators!

Brazos Bend State Park
Join us to learn about alligators through storytime and get creative making crafts!
Sep 17
9:00a
End Date

Basic Fishing Clinic - Sea Center Texas

Sea Center Texas
Come out and bring the whole family for a day of fishing fun!
Sep 17
11:00a
End Date

Storytime and Crafts: Fireflies!

Brazos Bend State Park
Join us for a story about fireflies and make your own firefly.
Sep 24
11:00a
End Date

Storytime and Crafts: Raccoons!

Brazos Bend State Park
Listen to the story and make your own raccoon!

October 2022

Oct 1
10:00a
End Date

Nature Walk

Stephen F. Austin State Park
Join us for a short hike as we learn about the native plants that inhabit the three ecozones present at Stephen F. Austin State Park.
Oct 1
11:00a
End Date

Storytime and Crafts: Bats!

Brazos Bend State Park
Join us for a story and make your own bat puppet!
Oct 2
8:00a
End Date

Birding Hike

Brazos Bend State Park
Brazos Bend State Park is home to over 300 species of birds; it's the perfect place to bird-watch all year round!
Oct 7
8:00a
End Date

Birding Hike

Brazos Bend State Park
Brazos Bend State Park is home to over 300 species of birds; it's the perfect place to bird-watch all year round!
Oct 8
11:00a
End Date

Storytime and Crafts: Tarantulas!

Brazos Bend State Park
Join us for a story about tarantulas and create your own eight-legged friend to take home!
Oct 15
9:00a
End Date

Basic Fishing Clinic - Sea Center Texas

Sea Center Texas
Come out and bring the whole family for a day of fishing fun!
Oct 15
11:00a
End Date

Storytime and Crafts: Alligators!

Brazos Bend State Park
Join us to learn about alligators through storytime and get creative making crafts!
Oct 22
11:00a
End Date

Storytime and Crafts: Bats!

Brazos Bend State Park
Join us for a story and make your own bat puppet!
Oct 29
11:00a
End Date

Storytime and Crafts: Owls!

Brazos Bend State Park
Listen to the story and make your own owl puppet.

November 2022

Nov 4
8:00a
End Date

Birding Hike

Brazos Bend State Park
Brazos Bend State Park is home to over 300 species of birds; it's the perfect place to bird-watch all year round!
Nov 5
10:00a
End Date

Nature Walk

Stephen F. Austin State Park
Join us for a short hike as we learn about the native plants that inhabit the three ecozones present at Stephen F. Austin State Park.
Nov 6
8:00a
End Date

Birding Hike

Brazos Bend State Park
Brazos Bend State Park is home to over 300 species of birds; it's the perfect place to bird-watch all year round!
Nov 12
9:00a
End Date

Basic Fishing Clinic - Sea Center Texas

Sea Center Texas
Come out and bring the whole family for a day of fishing fun!
Nov 12
11:00a
End Date

Storytime and Crafts: Armadillos!

Brazos Bend State Park
Join us for a story about armadillos and make a macaroni armadillo to take home!
Nov 12
11:00a
End Date

Storytime and Crafts: Alligators!

Brazos Bend State Park
Join us to learn about alligators through storytime and get creative making crafts!
Nov 19
11:00a
End Date

Storytime and Crafts: Turkeys!

Brazos Bend State Park
Join us outside the Nature Center for a story and coloring craft about turkeys!
Nov 26
11:00a
End Date

Storytime and Crafts: Turkeys!

Brazos Bend State Park
Join us outside the Nature Center for a story and coloring craft about turkeys!

December 2022

Dec 3
10:00a
End Date

Nature Walk

Stephen F. Austin State Park
Join us for a short hike as we learn about the native plants that inhabit the three ecozones present at Stephen F. Austin State Park.
Dec 4
8:00a
End Date

Birding Hike

Brazos Bend State Park
Brazos Bend State Park is home to over 300 species of birds; it's the perfect place to bird-watch all year round!

March 2023

Mar 31
8:00a
End Date

Birding Hike

Brazos Bend State Park
Brazos Bend State Park is home to over 300 species of birds; it's the perfect place to bird-watch all year round!

April 2023

Apr 1
8:00a
End Date

Birding Hike

Brazos Bend State Park
Brazos Bend State Park is home to over 300 species of birds; it's the perfect place to bird-watch all year round!

September 2023

Sep 30
8:00a
End Date

Birding Hike

Brazos Bend State Park
Brazos Bend State Park is home to over 300 species of birds; it's the perfect place to bird-watch all year round!

October 2023

Oct 1
8:00a
End Date

Birding Hike

Brazos Bend State Park
Brazos Bend State Park is home to over 300 species of birds; it's the perfect place to bird-watch all year round!