Calendar of Events

Stargazing

Texas Parks & Wildlife is working to improve night skies in our state parks through the Dark Skies Program.

October 2021

Oct 29
8:00p
End Date

Stargazing 101

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a Park Ranger as we learn about the importance of dark skies while learning to navigate the stars above.
Oct 29
8:00p
End Date

Stories in the Stars

Pedernales Falls State Park
What stories do the stars tell? Are they different from one continent to the next?
Oct 30
6:30p
End Date

Star Party

Pedernales Falls State Park
Registration Required!
Oct 30
7:00p
End Date

Star Party with San Antonio Astronomical Association - New October reschedule date!

Guadalupe River State Park
Join us for an evening of stargazing!

November 2021

Nov 5
7:30p
End Date

Stories in the Stars

Pedernales Falls State Park
What stories do the stars tell? Are they different from one continent to the next?
Nov 5
7:30p
End Date

Stargazing 101

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a Park Ranger as we learn about the importance of dark skies while learning to navigate the stars above.
Nov 6
6:00p
End Date

Astronomy 101

Pedernales Falls State Park
Learn the basics of Stargazing with various types of equipment!
Nov 6
7:00p
End Date

Solar System Walk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Ever wondered how close the planets are to each other? Come with us as we take a 1,000-yard walk through a scale model of the solar system.
Nov 6
7:15p
End Date

Starrytelling

Copper Breaks State Park
Come spend a night under the stars!
Nov 6
7:30p
End Date

Stargazing 101

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a Park Ranger as we learn about the importance of dark skies while learning to navigate the stars above.
Nov 6
8:00p
End Date

Star Party

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Celebrate the night sky and learn from real astronomers!
Nov 6
8:00p
End Date

Stories in the Stars

Pedernales Falls State Park
What stories do the stars tell? Are they different from one continent to the next?
Nov 12
6:30p
End Date

Stories in the Stars

Pedernales Falls State Park
What stories do the stars tell? Are they different from one continent to the next?
Nov 13
4:00p
End Date

Explore the Day Sky: The Sun and the Moon

Tyler State Park
Discover the Big Clock in the Sky!
Nov 13
6:00p
End Date

Explore the Night Sky: Planets and Constellations

Tyler State Park
Stories in the Night Sky!
Nov 13
6:00p
End Date

Marvels of the Moon

Pedernales Falls State Park
The moon looms over us and lights the night sky, what secrets does she hold?
Nov 13
7:00p
End Date

Star Party with San Antonio Astronomical Association - New October reschedule date!

Guadalupe River State Park
Join us for an evening of stargazing!
Nov 18
5:45p
End Date

Night Sky Photography

Choke Canyon State Park - Calliham Unit
The stars at night are big and bright out here! Ever wanted to take good pictures of the stars? We'll go over how to use the proper settings and other tips, while shooting pictures of the Milky Way.
Nov 20
5:00p
End Date

Astronomy 101

Pedernales Falls State Park
Learn the basics of Stargazing with various types of equipment!
Nov 20
6:30p
End Date

Stories in the Stars

Pedernales Falls State Park
What stories do the stars tell? Are they different from one continent to the next?
Nov 20
7:00p
End Date

Star Talks in the Park

Lake Whitney State Park
Enjoy an evening walk across the galaxy by using star maps and a laser pointer. Retired National Park Ranger Larry Smith will guide you through the planets, moon and stars. The 2 hour program will be offered at 7 p.m. Please call the park office or email Rita to sign up for the program.
Nov 21
6:30p
End Date

Stargazing 101

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a Park Ranger as we learn about the importance of dark skies while learning to navigate the stars above.
Nov 22
6:30p
End Date

Stories in the Stars

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a Park Ranger for an exploration of the stories in our stars.

December 2021

Dec 4
7:00p
End Date

Solar System Walk

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Ever wondered how close the planets are to each other? Come with us as we take a 1,000-yard walk through a scale model of the solar system.
Dec 4
8:00p
End Date

Star Party

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Celebrate the night sky and learn from real astronomers!
Dec 11
7:00p
End Date

Star Party with San Antonio Astronomical Association - New October reschedule date!

Guadalupe River State Park
Join us for an evening of stargazing!