Calendar of Events

Wheelchair-friendly

September 2019

Sep 15
2:00p
End Date

Make Your Own Geocache

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Create your own hidden treasure chest and join the phenomenon that is geocaching!
Sep 21
10:00a
End Date

Ask-a-Ranger Broadcast

Huntsville State Park
Live broadcast from within the park. Every Saturday at 10 a.m.
Sep 21
10:00a
End Date

Fido's Field Day

Dinosaur Valley State Park
It's playtime for you and your pup!
Sep 21
2:00p
End Date

Watercolors: Hummingbird Edition

Goose Island State Park
Celebrate hummingbird migration by creating your own watercolor masterpiece.
Sep 21
3:00p
End Date

The Big Clock: Daytime Sky

Tyler State Park
Discover the Big Clock in the Sky!
Sep 21
7:30p
End Date

The Big Clock: Planets and Constellations

Tyler State Park
Discover the Big Clock in the Sky!
Sep 21
8:00p
End Date

Cross Timbers Cowboy Poetry and Stories

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
“Learning about our cowboy heritage can be fun!”
Sep 22
9:00a
End Date

Fishing with a Ranger

Huntsville State Park
Come fish with a park ranger!
Sep 22
2:30p
End Date

Art in the Park

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Create a one of a kind masterpiece to remember your adventure in the park!
Sep 28
9:00a
End Date

Hawk Watch

Tyler State Park
Look to the skies during peak hawk migration.
Sep 28
10:00a
End Date

Ask-a-Ranger Broadcast

Huntsville State Park
Live broadcast from within the park. Every Saturday at 10 a.m.
Sep 28
7:00p
End Date

Inks Lake Star Party!

Inks Lake State Park
Join Austin Astronomical Society and get up close and personal with our solar system!
Sep 28
8:45p
End Date

New Moon Stargazing

Huntsville State Park
Join us for a night of star talks!
Sep 29
9:00a
End Date

Fishing with a Ranger

Huntsville State Park
Come fish with a park ranger!

October 2019

Oct 1
9:00a
End Date

Fall Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join our Hawk Watch Count Master and Volunteers as they ID and document thousands of migrating raptors. Weather Permitting.
Oct 2
9:00a
End Date

Fall Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join our Hawk Watch Count Master and Volunteers as they ID and document thousands of migrating raptors. Weather Permitting.
Oct 3
9:00a
End Date

Fall Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join our Hawk Watch Count Master and Volunteers as they ID and document thousands of migrating raptors. Weather Permitting.
Oct 4
9:00a
End Date

Fall Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join our Hawk Watch Count Master and Volunteers as they ID and document thousands of migrating raptors. Weather Permitting.
Oct 5
9:00a
End Date

Fall Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join our Hawk Watch Count Master and Volunteers as they ID and document thousands of migrating raptors. Weather Permitting.
Oct 5
10:00a
End Date

Fido's Field Day

Dinosaur Valley State Park
It's playtime for you and your pup!
Oct 5
10:00a
End Date

Dutch Oven Cooking: History in a Black Pot

Tyler State Park
Caution: You will be hooked!
Oct 5
7:30p
End Date

Night Sounds

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
“After attending the Night Sounds program, I found my daughter sitting on the back porch the next night, not watching TV or playing video games, but listening to nature!” – Park Visitor
Oct 6
9:00a
End Date

Fall Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join our Hawk Watch Count Master and Volunteers as they ID and document thousands of migrating raptors. Weather Permitting.
Oct 6
11:30a
End Date

Art in the Park

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Create a one of a kind masterpiece to remember your adventure in the park!
Oct 7
9:00a
End Date

Fall Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join our Hawk Watch Count Master and Volunteers as they ID and document thousands of migrating raptors. Weather Permitting.
Oct 8
9:00a
End Date

Fall Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join our Hawk Watch Count Master and Volunteers as they ID and document thousands of migrating raptors. Weather Permitting.
Oct 9
9:00a
End Date

Fall Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join our Hawk Watch Count Master and Volunteers as they ID and document thousands of migrating raptors. Weather Permitting.
Oct 10
9:00a
End Date

Fall Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join our Hawk Watch Count Master and Volunteers as they ID and document thousands of migrating raptors. Weather Permitting.
Oct 11
9:00a
End Date

Fall Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join our Hawk Watch Count Master and Volunteers as they ID and document thousands of migrating raptors. Weather Permitting.
Oct 12
9:00a
End Date

Fall Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join our Hawk Watch Count Master and Volunteers as they ID and document thousands of migrating raptors. Weather Permitting.
Oct 13
9:00a
End Date

Fall Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join our Hawk Watch Count Master and Volunteers as they ID and document thousands of migrating raptors. Weather Permitting.
Oct 14
9:00a
End Date

Fall Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join our Hawk Watch Count Master and Volunteers as they ID and document thousands of migrating raptors. Weather Permitting.
Oct 15
9:00a
End Date

Fall Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join our Hawk Watch Count Master and Volunteers as they ID and document thousands of migrating raptors. Weather Permitting.
Oct 16
9:00a
End Date

Fall Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join our Hawk Watch Count Master and Volunteers as they ID and document thousands of migrating raptors. Weather Permitting.
Oct 17
9:00a
End Date

Fall Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join our Hawk Watch Count Master and Volunteers as they ID and document thousands of migrating raptors. Weather Permitting.
Oct 17
7:30p
End Date

Stories in the Stars

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join a park ranger for an exploration of the stories in our stars.
Oct 18
9:00a
End Date

Fall Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join our Hawk Watch Count Master and Volunteers as they ID and document thousands of migrating raptors. Weather Permitting.
Oct 19
9:00a
End Date

Fall Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join our Hawk Watch Count Master and Volunteers as they ID and document thousands of migrating raptors. Weather Permitting.
Oct 19
10:00a
End Date

Fido's Field Day

Dinosaur Valley State Park
It's playtime for you and your pup!
Oct 19
11:00a
End Date

Harvest Heritage Festival

Cedar Hill State Park
Come and celebrate the annual Harvest Heritage Festival!
Oct 19
8:00p
End Date

Star Party

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Celebrate the night sky and learn from real astronomers!
Oct 20
9:00a
End Date

Fall Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join our Hawk Watch Count Master and Volunteers as they ID and document thousands of migrating raptors. Weather Permitting.
Oct 21
9:00a
End Date

Fall Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join our Hawk Watch Count Master and Volunteers as they ID and document thousands of migrating raptors. Weather Permitting.
Oct 22
9:00a
End Date

Fall Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join our Hawk Watch Count Master and Volunteers as they ID and document thousands of migrating raptors. Weather Permitting.
Oct 23
9:00a
End Date

Fall Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join our Hawk Watch Count Master and Volunteers as they ID and document thousands of migrating raptors. Weather Permitting.
Oct 24
9:00a
End Date

Fall Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join our Hawk Watch Count Master and Volunteers as they ID and document thousands of migrating raptors. Weather Permitting.
Oct 25
9:00a
End Date

Fall Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join our Hawk Watch Count Master and Volunteers as they ID and document thousands of migrating raptors. Weather Permitting.
Oct 25
8:00p
End Date

Stories in the Stars

Atlanta State Park
Join us to listen to constellation stories and look through a telescope!
Oct 26
9:00a
End Date

Fall Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join our Hawk Watch Count Master and Volunteers as they ID and document thousands of migrating raptors. Weather Permitting.
Oct 27
9:00a
End Date

Fall Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join our Hawk Watch Count Master and Volunteers as they ID and document thousands of migrating raptors. Weather Permitting.
Oct 28
9:00a
End Date

Fall Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join our Hawk Watch Count Master and Volunteers as they ID and document thousands of migrating raptors. Weather Permitting.
Oct 29
9:00a
End Date

Fall Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join our Hawk Watch Count Master and Volunteers as they ID and document thousands of migrating raptors. Weather Permitting.
Oct 30
9:00a
End Date

Fall Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join our Hawk Watch Count Master and Volunteers as they ID and document thousands of migrating raptors. Weather Permitting.
Oct 31
9:00a
End Date

Fall Hawk Watch

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park
Join our Hawk Watch Count Master and Volunteers as they ID and document thousands of migrating raptors. Weather Permitting.

November 2019

Nov 2
10:00a
End Date

Dutch Oven Cooking: History in a Black Pot

Tyler State Park
Caution: You will be hooked!
Nov 2
6:00p
End Date

Inks Lake Star Party!

Inks Lake State Park
Join Austin Astronomical Society and get up close and personal with our solar system!
Nov 9
8:00p
End Date

Night Hike

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
Discover fun night time activities in the outdoors!
Nov 10
2:00p
End Date

Make Your Own Geocache

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Create your own hidden treasure chest and join the phenomenon that is geocaching!
Nov 16
2:00p
End Date

Knotty-time for Kids

Tyler State Park
Learn some basic knots that every camper needs to know.
Nov 16
7:00p
End Date

Cross Timbers Cowboy Poetry and Stories

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
“Learning about our cowboy heritage can be fun!”
Nov 17
11:30a
End Date

Art in the Park

Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Create a one of a kind masterpiece to remember your adventure in the park!
Nov 22
7:00p
End Date

Stories in the Stars

Atlanta State Park
Join us to listen to constellation stories and look through a telescope!

December 2019

Dec 7
10:00a
End Date

Dutch Oven Cooking: History in a Black Pot

Tyler State Park
Caution: You will be hooked!
Dec 7
3:30p
End Date

Reading Ranger Campfire Stories

Tyler State Park
Christmas Edition!
Dec 7
6:00p
End Date

Cross Timbers Cowboy Christmas – Music & Poetry

Lake Mineral Wells State Park & Trailway
Bring the whole family to the Lone Star Amphitheater and experience Christmas cowboy style.
Dec 13
5:00p
End Date

A Pineywoods Christmas Lighted Drive-thru

Tyler State Park
Take a break from the Holidays rush.
Dec 14
5:00p
End Date

A Pineywoods Christmas Lighted Drive-thru

Tyler State Park
Take a break from the Holidays rush.
Dec 14
6:00p
End Date

Caroling at Penn Farm

Cedar Hill State Park
Join us for Christmas carols around the campfire!
Dec 14
8:00p
End Date

Star Party

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Celebrate the night sky and learn from real astronomers!
Dec 31
10:00a
End Date

Catching Rainbows - Family Trout Fishing

Tyler State Park
They're just waiting to be caught!

February 2020

Feb 1
8:00p
End Date

Star Party

Dinosaur Valley State Park
Celebrate the night sky and learn from real astronomers!