All Events

April 2014

April 20 End Date
Golden-cheeked Warbler Hike
Government Canyon State Natural Area
April 20 End Date
Bay Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Come join one of our weekly explorations of a Galveston Island treasure every Sunday.
April 20 End Date
The Scottish (or Irish, or Scotch-Irish) in Texas
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. This was an incorrect listing; the event occurred last week.
April 20 End Date
Wildflower Walkabout
Guadalupe River State Park
April 20 End Date
Sunday Morning Hike
South Llano River State Park
Enjoy a spring day with a hike along the Fawn Trail.
April 22 End Date
Earth Day Hike
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join an interpreter for a hike to the summit and learn about the natural history and conservation efforts going on in the park to save this spectacular natural resource.
April 23 End Date
Shorebird Walk
Goose Island State Park
Join our April Birding Hosts Larry & Judy Geiger on a shorebird walk. This walk is over fairly even terrain and we will look for some of our resident birds as well as the birds that migrate through the coast in spring.
April 23 End Date
Spring Wildflower Walk
Guadalupe River State Park
April 23 End Date
Wildflowers in the Field
Guadalupe River State Park
April 23 End Date
Wildflower Walk & Beneficial Insects
Goose Island State Park
Learn to identify local wildflowers on this ranger led short walk. Before starting the walk learn about how some of the creatures that depend on these flowers for food impact your own life.
April 24 End Date
Songbird Walk
Goose Island State Park
Join our April Bird Hosts Larry & Judy Geiger for a woodland bird walk. This walk is over fairly even terrain. We will look for some of our resident birds as well as the birds that migrate through Goose Island in the spring.
April 24 End Date
Edible Plants Walking Trail
Goose Island State Park
Join a park ranger for an easy one mile hike down Turk's Cap Trail. We will go over how to recognize the edible plants along the trail and prepare them. There will be no tasting or harvesting of plants on this walk.
April 25 End Date
Songbird Walk
Goose Island State Park
Join our April Bird Hosts Larry & Judy Geiger for a woodland bird walk. This walk is over fairly even terrain. We will look for some of our resident birds as well as the birds that migrate through Goose Island in the spring.
April 25 End Date
Davis Mountains State Park Open House
Davis Mountains State Park
This is a spectacular event including, trail races, a Dutch Oven Cook-Off, an Art Show, Bird ID contest, ranger led hikes and programs on tracking, bat house construction, camping tips, horned lizards and more. We will also be providing entertainment as the ‘Moondogs Trio’, a local band, will be playing at the Indian Lodge on Friday, the 25th.
April 25 End Date
Nature Walk -- 9:00 am
Lake Casa Blanca International State Park
Join us as we trek the trails before the day gets hot!
April 25 End Date
7th Annual Horned Toad Cook Off
Copper Breaks State Park
Sanctioned by the Lone Star Bar-B-Que Society, the cook off offers competition in Brisket, Ribs, and Chicken. In addition to the three main categories a steak competition is offered on Friday night. On site registration and the steak competition start on Friday, April 25. Winners are announced on Saturday April 26 around 3pm. Participants may register before the 25th. For information contact the park at 940-839-4331. around 3:00 p.m. For registration information, contact the park at 940-839-4331.
April 25 End Date
Junior Ranger Explorer Hike
Goose Island State Park
Join a park ranger for a Junior Ranger Explorer Hike. Topics will vary. We may be nature sleuths and search for natural items on the trail, we may identify plants and animals, or be nature artists! Come on out with an explorer hike, and if you want a specific activity let us know!
April 25 End Date
Rock Star Party
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join astronomers for a journey of the night sky. Learn about the stars and planets of the universe while relaxing in the comfort of the park.
April 25 End Date
Night Hike
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Grab your flashlights, headlamps, black lights and join a Park Ranger as you discover the nocturnal world of Resaca de la Palma State Park.
April 25 End Date
Friday Night Frog Talk
Ray Roberts Lake - Johnson Branch Unit
Come check out this BRAND NEW program all about our froggy friends!
April 25 End Date
Owl Prowl
Caddo Lake State Park
Spend an evening with the owls!
April 26 End Date
Habitats and History Hike
Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Isle Du Bois Unit
A hike through the Eastern Cross Timbers
April 26 End Date
Songbird Walk
Goose Island State Park
Join our April Bird Hosts Larry & Judy Geiger for a woodland bird walk. This walk is over fairly even terrain. We will look for some of our resident birds as well as the birds that migrate through Goose Island in the spring.
April 26 End Date
Davis Mountains State Park Open House
Davis Mountains State Park
This is a spectacular event including, trail races, a Dutch Oven Cook-Off, an Art Show, Bird ID contest, ranger led hikes and programs on tracking, bat house construction, camping tips, horned lizards and more. We will also be providing entertainment as the ‘Moondogs Trio’, a local band, will be playing at the Indian Lodge on Friday, the 25th.
April 26 End Date
KID'S FISHING DERBY
Cooper Lake State Park/South Sulphur Unit
April 26 End Date
Guided Canoe Trip
Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Want to explore our sloughs on canoe but not alone?
April 26 End Date
Kid’s Wilderness Survival
Lake Mineral Wells State Park
A great program for your child’s outdoor safety and parents learn as much as the kids.
April 26 End Date
Kayak with a Ranger, 9:00 AM
Lake Livingston State Park
Learn the fundamentals of kayaking, then take a guided paddling tour!
April 26 End Date
Go Fish! Learn-to-Fish Event
Lake Whitney State Park
Families can learn the basics of fishing through fun, hands-on activities
April 26 End Date
Go Fish! Learn-to-Fish Event
Galveston Island State Park
Families can learn the basics of fishing through fun, hands-on activities
April 26 End Date
Antique Tractor Show
Fort Richardson State Park & Historic Site / Lost Creek Reservoir State Trailway
Come to our 1st annual Regional Antique Tractor Show. The day will be filled with fun and exciting events and many vendors from the local area.
April 26 End Date
Project WILD Aquatic
San Antonio
Learn to share conservation with children: Professional Development for anyone who works with children
April 26 End Date
Volunteer Workday - Cleburne State Park Trail System
Cleburne State Park
Join us for a three hour volunteer workday to improve our current trail system.
April 26 End Date
Arts in the Parks
Lockhart State Park
Learn to paint with watercolors!
April 26 End Date
Adopt-A-Beach Spring Cleanup
Mustang Island State Park
Trashing Texas beaches isn't cool!
April 26 End Date
American Heros Airshow
2200 W 35th St, Austin, TX 78703
Buffalo Soldiers, reenactments, helicopters, and much more. Free for the entire family
April 26 End Date
Texas Outdoor Family | McKinney Falls State Park (Austin Area) | (Full - Wait List Forming)
Mckinney Falls State Park
Do you live in Austin? Join the Texas Outdoor Family at McKinney Falls State Park! This park is perfect for folks who want to stay close to Austin but enjoy the wildlife of the Texas Hill Country.
April 26 End Date
Wildflower Walk
Purtis Creek State Park
Guided walk through a savannah grassland, along the shoreline and in a hardwood forest in search of wildflowers.
April 26 End Date
2014 SAN JACINTO DAY FESTIVAL AND BATTLE REENACTMENT
San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site
History Comes Alive for Texas Natives and Wanna-Be-Texans Alike
April 26 End Date
Folk Festival
Mission Tejas State Park
The Buffalo Soldiers are taking part in the Folk Festival activites at Mission Tejas. Come out and experience life as it was on the Frontier.
April 26 End Date
Basic Archery- Children 9 and up- Registration Required
Goose Island State Park
Have you ever wanted to try archery? If so sign up for a Basic Archery class at Goose Island State Park. This class will go over parts of the bow, safety, and then participants get to practice.
April 26 End Date
Geocaching 101
Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Come join this high-tech treasure hunt.
April 26 End Date
Kids in the Canyon
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Have some Family Fun every fourth Saturday!
April 26 End Date
Discovery Cave Tour - 11:00 AM - Cancelled
Colorado Bend State Park
Enjoy a visit to one of Colorado Bend’s most popular caves. Come and observe the amazing stalactites, flowstone, and other speleothems that exist right beneath your feet. Your experienced cave tour guide will cover the formation of the geology within, and share the joys of caving.
April 26 End Date
Kayak with a Ranger, Noon
Lake Livingston State Park
Learn the fundamentals of kayaking, then take a guided paddling tour!
April 26 End Date
Dia del Niño at the Tramway
Wyler Aerial Tramway
Celebrate Dia del Niño at the park! Join us for an afternoon full of activities for the little ones.
April 26 End Date
Nature Journaling - Arts in the Parks
Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Isle Du Bois Unit
Study nature and explore wilderness through journaling
April 26 End Date
Native American Playday
Dinosaur Valley State Park
April 26 End Date
Wild Cave Tour - 2:00 PM
Colorado Bend State Park
Join us for a spelunking adventure. An experienced guide will take you on an underground journey where you will find fun, challenge, and an unforgettable experience.
April 26 End Date
American Alligators; The Last Living Dinosaurs
Huntsville State Park
Learn how American Alligators have been able to survive throughout time in an up close, personal, experience with one!
April 26 End Date
"Beautiful Butterflies" - Kids' Program, Butterfly Walk, and Craft -- 2:30 pm
Lake Casa Blanca International State Park
Check out the park's butterflies, and make your own butterfly to take home with you.
April 26 End Date
The Joy of Keeping a Nature Journal
Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Discover the simple joys of keeping a journal.
April 26 End Date
Quit bugging out!
Ray Roberts Lake - Johnson Branch Unit
Let's talk about bugs!
April 26 End Date
Geocaching
Martin Creek Lake State Park
High tech treasure hunt
April 26 End Date
Kayak with a Ranger, 3:00 PM
Lake Livingston State Park
Learn the fundamentals of kayaking, then take a guided paddling tour!
April 26 End Date
Wildflower Walk
Purtis Creek State Park
Guided walk through a savannah grassland, along the shoreline and in a hardwood forest in search of wildflowers.
April 26 End Date
River Critters
Guadalupe River State Park
April 26 End Date
Nature Hike
Huntsville State Park
Learn about the flora and (maybe) fauna of the Park.
April 26 End Date
North Texas Hill Country Star Party
Palo Pinto Mountains State Park, 2 miles west of Strawn.
Explore the dark skies of night-time Texas at a stargazing party in our newest state park!
April 26 End Date
Sounds of the Night
Huntsville State Park
Listen and learn about some common campground sounds that you hear at night, who makes those sounds, and why we shouldn’t be afraid of them.
April 26 End Date
StarWalk
Copper Breaks State Park
Naked eye tour of the dark skies over Copper Breaks State Park, followed by a closer look through telescopes and binoculars. Sun Fun, solar observing, will be held at 5 pm.
April 26 End Date
Dance Under The Stars
Abilene State Park
April 26 End Date
Night Hike
Ray Roberts Lake - Johnson Branch Unit
Come explore the park after dark!
April 26 End Date
Sunset Photo Walk
Lake Livingston State Park
Enjoy the lakefront sunset while taking a guided walk – bring your cameras!
April 26 End Date
April 26 End Date
Star Party in the Valley
Dinosaur Valley State Park
April 26 End Date
Batty About Bats
Guadalupe River State Park
April 26 End Date
Trackmakers of Dinosaur Valley State Park
Dinosaur Valley State Park
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED!
April 26 End Date
Night Hike
Martin Creek Lake State Park
What goes bump in the night!
April 26 End Date
Constellations in the Canyons
Caprock Canyons State Park
The Stars at Night are Big and Bright....Deep in the Heart of the Caprock Canyonlands!
April 26 End Date
Star Party!
Huntsville State Park
Interested in learning more about the night sky? This is the program for you!
April 27 End Date
Superhero Dog Hike
Franklin Mountains State Park
Bark in the Park hike on Agave Loop
April 27 End Date
Nature Walk
Lake Corpus Christi State Park
Catfish Point Trail - 1 mile long
April 27 End Date
Beginning Birding
Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
It's a walk in the park. See how easy it is to spot our feathered friends with the help of a Park Naturalist.
April 27 End Date
Women Only Hike
Huntsville State Park
Women of all ages welcome!
April 27 End Date
Bay Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Come join one of our weekly explorations of a Galveston Island treasure every Sunday.
April 27 End Date
Yoga on the Rocks
Franklin Mountains State Park
Join us at the park with yoga instructors from Hot Box Yoga for a unique and relaxing afternoon! Class size limit to 50 people, so make your reservations soon.
April 28 End Date
New Moon Party
Estero Llano Grande State Park
Join us on a night hike under a moonless sky
April 30 End Date
Shorebird Walk
Goose Island State Park
Join our April Birding Hosts Larry & Judy Geiger on a shorebird walk. This walk is over fairly even terrain. We will look for some of our resident birds as well as the birds that migrate through the coast in spring.
April 30 End Date
Wildflower Walk & Beneficial Insects
Goose Island State Park
Learn to identify local wildflowers on this ranger led short walk. Before starting the walk learn about how some of the creatures that depend on these flowers for food impact your own life.

May 2014

May 1 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
May 2 End Date
Junior Ranger Explorer Hike
Goose Island State Park
Join a park ranger for a Junior Ranger Explorer Hike. We may be nature sleuths and search for natural items on the trail, we may identify plants and animals, or be nature artists! Come on out with an explorer hike, and if you want a specific activity let us know!
May 2 End Date
Texas Outdoor Family | Garner State Park (Central Texas) | Special Two Night Event | (Filling Fast)
Garner State Park
The legend is back! Join the Texas Outdoor Family at this classic hill country park and enjoy a weekend on the Frio River.
May 2 End Date
Texas Outdoor Family | Cedar Hill State Park | Special 2-night Family Fishing Workshop (Near Dallas) | (OPEN)
Cedar Hill State Park
The wildflowers will be in full bloom in the park this time of year! Bring your family for and outdoor adventure close to home and smell the bluebonents in the air! Check out the 100 year old Penn Farm located inside the park.
May 2 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
May 2 End Date
Night Sky Party
Lake Whitney State Park
The stars at night are big and bright... deep in the heart of the central Texas.
May 3 End Date
Beginners Guide To Birding: Viewing Those Brilliant-Colored Painted Buntings
Government Canyon State Natural Area
You see them flying all around… You hear them chirping and singing… Have you ever wondered what kind of bird it is that you’re actually hearing or seeing?
May 3 End Date
Fly Tying Class
Sea Center Texas
Spend a morning learning the basics of fly tying. You will learn to tie a fly fishing spoon and floating surface popper.
May 3 End Date
Cinco de Mayo
Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
Celebrate the joint history of Texas and Mexico with dance, music, food and outdoor activities.
May 3 End Date
Go Fish! Learn-to-fish Event
Eisenhower State Park
Families will learn the basics of fishing through fun, hands-on activities.
May 3 End Date
Wildflower Walk
Lake Mineral Wells State Park
Texas is known for her wildflowers. Come see the wildflowers of the Cross Timbers of Texas.
May 3 End Date
Hide and Tallow; Leather in the 1850s
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Demonstrations, activities and discussions will be ongoing throughout the day.
May 3 End Date
Monarch Butterfly Program
Dinosaur Valley State Park
May 3 End Date
Nature Journaling - Arts in the Parks
Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Isle Du Bois Unit
Study nature and explore wilderness through journaling
May 3 End Date
Greenwing Conservation Day
Brookshire, TX
A day of outdoor fun for the entire family!
May 3 End Date
Flint-knapping with the Ranger
Enchanted Rock State Natural Area
Join park rangers for a flint-knapping demonstration in the park. Learn Native American methods of making tools for the hunter-gatherer lifestyle adopted by many of the tribes that frequented the region at and around Enchanted Rock State Natural Area.
May 3 End Date
Guided Nature Wildlife Tour and Walk
Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Guided Nature Walk on the trails of LBJ State Park.
May 3 End Date
Discovery Walk: Piney Woods Boardwalk
Lake Livingston State Park
Take a guided walk to learn about the plants and wildlife of Lake Livingston State Park.
May 3 End Date
Habitats and History Hike
Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Isle Du Bois Unit
A hike through the Eastern Cross Timbers
May 3 End Date
Native American Playday
Dinosaur Valley State Park
May 3 End Date
Mammals of East Texas
Lake Livingston State Park
Explore the diversity of local mammals.
May 3 End Date
Wildflower Walk
Lake Mineral Wells State Park
Texas is known for her wildflowers. Come see the wildflowers of the Cross Timbers of Texas.
May 3 End Date
Wild Cave Tour - 2:00 PM
Colorado Bend State Park
Join us for a spelunking adventure. An experienced guide will take you on an underground journey where you will find fun, challenge, and an unforgettable experience.
May 3 End Date
Gorman Falls Hike - 2:00 PM
Colorado Bend State Park
This hike will take you on a journey where you will experience the geology, history, and landscape of Colorado Bend and view the famous Gorman Falls.
May 3 End Date
CCC Trail Hike
Palo Duro Canyon State Park
May 3 End Date
Spring Concert
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Celebrate spring in song with the Beeville Community Choir
May 3 End Date
World of Fossils/Walk with Dinosaur Hike
Dinosaur Valley State Park
May 3 End Date
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) Camp 3807c
Fort Parker State Park
Come and learn how President Franklin Delano Roosevelt's "Tree Army" helped lift America out of the Great Depression while leaving behind a legacy in Texas known as State Parks- including Fort Parker!
May 3 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
May 3 End Date
Stargazing at the Lake
Buescher State Park
Discover the night sky above!
May 3 End Date
Trackmakers of Dinosaur Valley State Park
Dinosaur Valley State Park
THIS EVENT CANCELLED DUE TO POWER OUTAGE IN THE PARK.
May 3 End Date
Constellations in the Canyons
Caprock Canyons State Park
The Stars at Night are Big and Bright...Deep in the Heart of the Caprock Canyonlands!
May 4 End Date
Nature Walk
Lake Corpus Christi State Park
Meet at Catfish Point Tail
May 4 End Date
Bird Hike
Government Canyon State Natural Area
SORRY-This program has been CANCELLED by the presenter
May 4 End Date
Bay Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Come join one of our weekly explorations of a Galveston Island treasure every Sunday.
May 4 End Date
Hide and Tallow; Leather in the 1850s
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Demonstrations, activities and discussions will be ongoing throughout the day.
May 4 End Date
Cuentos de Doña Rosita Performance
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Join acclaimed performance artist, Ruby Nelda Perez, as she presents Cuentos de Doña Rosita, bilingual humorous stories that reflect the Mexican American traditions.
May 5 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
May 6 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
May 7 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
May 8 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
May 9 End Date
Toyota Texas Bass Classic
Lake Fork, Texas (near Dallas)
Come to a world championship of professional bass fishing, featuring the top anglers in the world! Along with the competition, the 2014 Toyota Texas Bass Classic will feature a country western music festival, outdoor expo and BBQ contest.
May 9 End Date
Texas Outdoor Family | Garner State Park (Central Texas) | Special Two Night Event | (Full - Wait List Forming)
Garner State Park
The legend is back! Join the Texas Outdoor Family at this classic hill country park and enjoy a weekend on the Frio River.
May 9 End Date
Texas Outdoor Family | Cedar Hill State Park | Special 2-night Careful Kayaking Workshop (Near Dallas) | (OPEN)
This time of year it should be warm enough to break out the swimsuit! Go for a dip at the swimming beach and continue to enjoy the water as a Park Ranger teaches you how to kayak.
May 9 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
May 10 End Date
Kidfish & Playday
Purtis Creek State Park
Come and join the staff and volunteers for a celebration of the 22nd Annual Kidfish and Playday along with 25th Anniversary of the opening of Purtis Creek State Park.
May 10 End Date
Hike the Canyon
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Join us every second Saturday for a guided hike ! NOTE NEW START TIME !!
May 10 End Date
Oyster Reef Restoration
Goose Island State Park
Meet us at the fishing pier for a Oyster Reef Restoration event! Volunteers will help bag oysters and place those bagged oysters in our oyster restoration reef!
May 10 End Date
Toyota Texas Bass Classic
Lake Fork, Texas (near Dallas)
Come to a world championship of professional bass fishing, featuring the top anglers in the world! Along with the competition, the 2014 Toyota Texas Bass Classic will feature a country western music festival, outdoor expo and BBQ contest.
May 10 End Date
Go Fish! Learn-to-Fish Event
Mckinney Falls State Park
Families can learn the basics of fishing through fun, hands-on activities
May 10 End Date
Noble Woman ~ Worthy Cause
Mother Neff State Park
Exhibit celebrating the life of Mother Isabella Neff
May 10 End Date
International Migratory Bird Day Festival
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Celebrate birds through games, walks, displays, crafts, music and more!
May 10 End Date
Island Trail Nature Hike
Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join a ranger for a 45 minute hike along our beautiful .8 mile long Island Trail.
May 10 End Date
Archery 101
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Learn the basics of Archery at Resaca de la Palma State Park
May 10 End Date
Wildflower Walk
Lake Arrowhead State Park
Learn about the local wildflowers at Lake Arrowhead State Park!
May 10 End Date
4th Annual Frontier Days
Caprock Canyons State Park
Join us at Caprock Canyons State Park as we bring Texas history to life!
May 10 End Date
Nature Walk
Dinosaur Valley State Park
May 10 End Date
Frontier Forts Day
Fort Worth Stockyards
For two days the Stockyards National Historic District is transformed into an authentic representation of Texas frontier life. Buffalo Soldiers and many more.
May 10 End Date
Wildflower Bicycle Tour
Lake Mineral Wells Trailway
Texas is known for her wildflowers. Come see the wildflowers of the Cross Timbers of Texas.
May 10 End Date
Birding 101
Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Join a ranger to discover the world of birding!
May 10 End Date
On Time and Cradled Like a Baby
Fanthorp Inn State Historic Site
Stagecoaches delivered both people and mail in the 1800s.
May 10 End Date
Discovery Walk: Oak Flats Nature Trail
Lake Livingston State Park
Take a guided walk to learn about the plants and wildlife of Lake Livingston State Park.
May 10 End Date
Ray Roberts Reads Book Club - Arts in the Parks
Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Isle Du Bois Unit
Join us for our first book club meeting!
May 10 End Date
Fishing with a Ranger
Buescher State Park
May 10 End Date
Geocaching 101
Lake Corpus Christi State Park
Fun activity for the whole family!
May 10 End Date
World of Fossils/Walk with Dinosaur Hike
Dinosaur Valley State Park
May 10 End Date
Alligator Talk
Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Discover the amazing life of the American Alligator.
May 10 End Date
Introduction to Geocaching
Lake Livingston State Park
Learn about and try out this tech-friendly treasure hunt!
May 10 End Date
Gorman Falls Hike - 2:00 PM
Colorado Bend State Park
This hike will take you on a journey where you will experience the geology, history, and landscape of Colorado Bend and view the famous Gorman Falls.
May 10 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
May 10 End Date
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) Camp 3807c
Fort Parker State Park
Come and learn how President Franklin Delano Roosevelt's "Tree Army" helped lift America out of the Great Depression while leaving behind a legacy in Texas known as State Parks- including Fort Parker!
May 11 End Date
Toyota Texas Bass Classic
Lake Fork, Texas (near Dallas)
Come to a world championship of professional bass fishing, featuring the top anglers in the world! Along with the competition, the 2014 Toyota Texas Bass Classic will feature a country western music festival, outdoor expo and BBQ contest.
May 11 End Date
Bay Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Come join one of our weekly explorations of a Galveston Island treasure every Sunday.
May 11 End Date
Mother's Day Plant Walk
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Spend Mother's Day with Mother Nature !
May 12 End Date
2014 Biennial Pronghorn Workshop
Sul Ross State University, Alpine, TX
Exchange ideas, discuss issues, and share the latest pronghorn management strategies and research.
May 12 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
May 13 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
May 14 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
May 15 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
May 16 End Date
Heritage Days
Lake Arrowhead State Park
Learn about early life as a pioneer, cooking skills from the fire to the chuck wagon, state of the art medical techniques of the era, and more!
May 16 End Date
Open House and Youth Outdoor Education Day- Lake Brownwood State Park
Lake Brownwood State Park
Kid Fishing, Buffalo Soldiers, Guided Hikes and so much more!
May 16 End Date
Night Hike
Bastrop State Park
May 16 End Date
Owl Prowl
Caddo Lake State Park
Spend an evening with the owls!
May 16 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
May 17 End Date
Explore the Canyon
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Join us each month every third Saturday for a new adventure ! NOTE NEW START TIME !!
May 17 End Date
Guided Canoe Trip
Martin Dies, Jr. State Park
Want to explore our sloughs on canoe but not alone?
May 17 End Date
Kid’s Wilderness Survival
Lake Mineral Wells State Park
A great program for your child’s outdoor safety and parents learn as much as the kids.
May 17 End Date
Heritage Days
Lake Arrowhead State Park
Learn about early life as a pioneer, cooking skills from the fire to the chuck wagon, state of the art medical techniques of the era, and more!
May 17 End Date
Go Fish! Learn-to-Fish Event
Galveston Island State Park
Families can learn the basics of fishing through fun, hands-on activities
May 17 End Date
Junior Ranger Scavenger Hunt
Galveston Island State Park
Begin the hunt with our park ranger for the prize of becoming a Junior Ranger.
May 17 End Date
Open House and Youth Outdoor Education Day- Lake Brownwood State Park
Lake Brownwood State Park
Kid Fishing, Buffalo Soldiers, Guided Hikes and so much more!
May 17 End Date
Texas Outdoor Family | Huntsville State Park | Kayaking Basics (Houston Area) | (Full - waitlist forming)
Huntsville State Park
This time of year it should be warm enough to break out the swimsuit! Learn how to camp, go for a dip at the swimming beach, and learn how to kayak.
May 17 End Date
May 17 End Date
Fishing 101
Lake Whitney State Park
Join us to learn the basics of fishing through hands-on activities in a fun and supportive environment!
May 17 End Date
Wild About Wilderness Hike
Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Isle Du Bois Unit
Hike along the Bluestem trail
May 17 End Date
Kayak Basic Class
Purtis Creek State Park
Intro to the sport of kayaking, learn the types of equipment needed, safe use & proper procedures.
May 17 End Date
Wild Cave Tour - 10:00 AM
Colorado Bend State Park
Join us for a spelunking adventure. An experienced guide will take you on an underground journey where you will find fun, challenge, and an unforgettable experience.
May 17 End Date
Skins & Skulls
Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Get an up close look at some of the animals native to the park.
May 17 End Date
Picnic With Rangers
Copper Breaks State Park
Bring a picnic lunch and visit with park rangers from Copper Breaks State Park. Find out about the romance and glamour of the ranger's job in Texas.
May 17 End Date
Wild Cave Tour - 2:00 PM
Colorado Bend State Park
Join us for a spelunking adventure. An experienced guide will take you on an underground journey where you will find fun, challenge, and an unforgettable experience.
May 17 End Date
Snakes Alive!
Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Isle Du Bois Unit
Learn about our native reptile friends!
May 17 End Date
Walk Across Texas Wildflowers
Dinosaur Valley State Park
May 17 End Date
Gorman Falls Hike - 2:00 PM
Colorado Bend State Park
This hike will take you on a journey where you will experience the geology, history, and landscape of Colorado Bend and view the famous Gorman Falls.
May 17 End Date
Plan Bee
Galveston Island State Park
Honey bee exploration activities and short hike.
May 17 End Date
Predators and Prey
Buescher State Park
May 17 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
May 17 End Date
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) Camp 3807c
Fort Parker State Park
Come and learn how President Franklin Delano Roosevelt's "Tree Army" helped lift America out of the Great Depression while leaving behind a legacy in Texas known as State Parks- including Fort Parker!
May 17 End Date
Full Moon Paddling Tour
Purtis Creek State Park
Paddle along a guided tour of the coves of Purtis Creek.
May 17 End Date
Trackmakers of Dinosaur Valley State Park
Dinosaur Valley State Park
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO POWER OUTAGE IN THE PARK.
May 17 End Date
Park After Dark Night Hike
Dinosaur Valley State Park
May 17 End Date
Sunset Hike
Palo Duro Canyon State Park
May 18 End Date
Nature Walk
Lake Corpus Christi State Park
1 Mile Nature walk
May 18 End Date
24th Annual Monumental Bug Bash
San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site
Bay Area Volkswagen Club Car Show & Picnic - San Jacinto Monument Circle
May 18 End Date
Bay Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Come join one of our weekly explorations of a Galveston Island treasure every Sunday.
May 19 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
May 20 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
May 21 End Date
Commission Meeting
Austin TPWD HQ Commission Hearing Room, Austin
The agenda will be linked here as soon as it is posted on the Web site.
May 21 End Date
Spring Wildflower Walk
Guadalupe River State Park
May 21 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
May 22 End Date
Commission Meeting
Austin TPWD HQ Commission Hearing Room, Austin
The agenda will be linked here as soon as it is posted on the Web site.
May 22 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
May 23 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
May 23 End Date
The Park after Dark
Caprock Canyons State Park
Discover the sights and sounds of Caprock Canyons State Park after dark!
May 24 End Date
Bird Walk and Talk
Palo Duro Canyon State Park
May 24 End Date
Junior Ranger Scavenger Hunt
Galveston Island State Park
Begin the hunt with our park ranger for the prize of becoming a Junior Ranger.
May 24 End Date
Nature Walk
Dinosaur Valley State Park
May 24 End Date
Meditation on the Rocks
Lake Whitney State Park
Learn to stay in the moment and train your mind through this introduction to meditation. The beautiful, blue waters and limestone escarpment of Lake Whitney provide a tranquil backdrop for this ancient contemplative practice.
May 24 End Date
Canyon Walk & Talk
Caprock Canyons State Park
May 24 End Date
Blazing New Trails - Buffalo Soldiers Day
10740 - B Mykawa Road Houston Texas, 77048
Buffalo Soldiers, Free Activites, and Family Fun on display for all who attend.
May 24 End Date
Kids ALIVE!
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Join us for a wilderness survival class for kids!
May 24 End Date
Weekend Walk
Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Canceled - Explore the park with a guide at your side.
May 24 End Date
May 24 End Date
World of Fossils/Walk with Dinosaur Hike
Dinosaur Valley State Park
May 24 End Date
Wild Cave Tour - 2:00 PM
Colorado Bend State Park
Join us for a spelunking adventure. An experienced guide will take you on an underground journey where you will find fun, challenge, and an unforgettable experience.
May 24 End Date
Snakes Alive!
Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Isle Du Bois Unit
Learn about our native reptile friends!
May 24 End Date
Native American Games
Caprock Canyons State Park
Experience some fun-filled Native American games and make some of your own to take home!
May 24 End Date
Gorman Falls Hike - 2:00 PM
Colorado Bend State Park
This hike will take you on a journey where you will experience the geology, history, and landscape of Colorado Bend and view the famous Gorman Falls.
May 24 End Date
Plan Bee
Galveston Island State Park
Honey bee exploration activities and short hike.
May 24 End Date
Dance Under The Stars
Abilene State Park
May 24 End Date
Cowboy Campfire – Music & Poetry
Lake Mineral Wells State Park
“Learning about our cowboy heritage can be fun!”
May 24 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
May 24 End Date
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) Camp 3807c
Fort Parker State Park
Come and learn how President Franklin Delano Roosevelt's "Tree Army" helped lift America out of the Great Depression while leaving behind a legacy in Texas known as State Parks- including Fort Parker!
May 24 End Date
StarWalk
Copper Breaks State Park
Naked eye tour of the night sky over Copper Breaks State Park followed by a closer look through telescopes and binoculars. Starts at 830p.m. Sun Fun, solar observing starts at 5p.m.
May 24 End Date
I Don't Like Spiders and Snakes!
Dinosaur Valley State Park
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO POWER OUTAGE IN THE PARK.
May 24 End Date
Star Party
Palo Duro Canyon State Park
May 24 End Date
Mary Ann Goodnight & The Texas State Bison Herd
Caprock Canyons State Park
Celebrate International Victorious Women's Month
May 25 End Date
Bird Hike
Government Canyon State Natural Area
SORRY-This program has been CANCELLED by the presenter.
May 25 End Date
Bay Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Come join one of our weekly explorations of a Galveston Island treasure every Sunday.
May 25 End Date
Wild Cave Tour - 2:00 PM
Colorado Bend State Park
Join us for a spelunking adventure. An experienced guide will take you on an underground journey where you will find fun, challenge, and an unforgettable experience.
May 26 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
May 27 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
May 28 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
May 29 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
May 30 End Date
Operation Game Thief Clay Stoppers Fundraiser
Texas Disposal Systems Exotic Game Ranch
Austin Area Clay Stoppers Shootout 2014
May 30 End Date
Texas Outdoor Family | Blanco State Park (Central Texas) | Special Two Night Event | (OPEN)
Blanco State Park
This park is the perfect place for first time campers. Join the Texas Outdoor Family for a workshop on the banks of the beautiful Blanco River. This workshop will feature: Kayaking, Fishing, and Geocaching!
May 30 End Date
Texas Outdoor Family | Inks Lake State Park (Hill Country) | Special Two Night Event (Full - Wait List Forming)
Inks Lake State Park
Inks Lake State Park is a family favorite for many Texans and for good reason. The gorgeous rock formations, wonderful swimming at your campsites, and great kayaking make this event a popular one. Make your reservations today!
May 30 End Date
Night Hike
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Grab your flashlights, headlamps, black lights and join a Park Ranger as you discover the nocturnal world of Resaca de la Palma State Park.
May 30 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
May 30 End Date
Night Hike
Bastrop State Park
May 31 End Date
Go Fish! Learn-to-Fish Event
Cedar Hill State Park
Families can learn the basics of fishing through fun, hands-on activities
May 31 End Date
Junior Ranger Scavenger Hunt
Galveston Island State Park
Begin the hunt with our park ranger for the prize of becoming a Junior Ranger.
May 31 End Date
Texas Outdoor Family | Ray Roberts Lake State Park | Careful Kayaking Workshop (Near Dallas-Ft Worth) | (OPEN)
Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Isle Du Bois Unit
School's out for the summer! Start planning your family adventures now! This is a park close to home full of tall, shady oak trees and a 30,000 acre lake for your enjoyment. Bring your swimsuits and learn to kayak with a Park Ranger!
May 31 End Date
Texas Outdoor Family | Huntsville State Park | Kayaking Basics (Houston Area) | (OPEN)
Huntsville State Park
This time of year it should be warm enough to break out the swimsuit! Go for a dip at the swimming beach and continue to enjoy the water as a Park Ranger teaches you how to kayak.
May 31 End Date
Monarch Butterfly Program
Dinosaur Valley State Park
May 31 End Date
Canyon Walk & Talk
Caprock Canyons State Park
May 31 End Date
Lost Pines Adventure
Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Isle Du Bois Unit
Take a hike along a pine forested trail
May 31 End Date
Weekend Walk
Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Explore the park with a guide at your side.
May 31 End Date
24 Hours in the Canyon
Palo Duro Canyon State Park
May 31 End Date
Native American Games
Caprock Canyons State Park
Experience some fun-filled Native American games and make some of your own to take home!
May 31 End Date
Gorman Falls Hike - 2:00 PM
Colorado Bend State Park
This hike will take you on a journey where you will experience the geology, history, and landscape of Colorado Bend and view the famous Gorman Falls.
May 31 End Date
Plan Bee
Galveston Island State Park
Honey bee exploration activities and short hike.
May 31 End Date
Owl Prowl
Buescher State Park
May 31 End Date
Star Party!
Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Isle Du Bois Unit
Arrive early for solar viewing with a special telescope that allows you to look at the sun.
May 31 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
May 31 End Date
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) Camp 3807c
Fort Parker State Park
Come and learn how President Franklin Delano Roosevelt's "Tree Army" helped lift America out of the Great Depression while leaving behind a legacy in Texas known as State Parks- including Fort Parker!
May 31 End Date
Night Sounds
Lake Mineral Wells State Park
“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
May 31 End Date
Wild About Texas Wildlife
Dinosaur Valley State Park
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO POWER OUTAGE IN THE PARK.
May 31 End Date
Mary Ann Goodnight & The Texas State Bison Herd
Caprock Canyons State Park
Celebrate International Victorious Women's Month

June 2014

June 1 End Date
Bay Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Come join one of our weekly explorations of a Galveston Island treasure every Sunday.
June 2 End Date
Palmetto Explorer Academy
Palmetto State Park
Summer Day Camp for children ages 8-12.
June 2 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
June 3 End Date
Palmetto Explorer Academy
Palmetto State Park
Summer Day Camp for children ages 8-12.
June 3 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
June 4 End Date
Palmetto Explorer Academy
Palmetto State Park
Summer Day Camp for children ages 8-12.
June 4 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
June 5 End Date
Palmetto Explorer Academy
Palmetto State Park
Summer Day Camp for children ages 8-12.
June 5 End Date
Project WILD Facilitator Training
Temple
Certification to lead Project WILD workshops - prerequisite required
June 5 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
June 6 End Date
Texas Outdoor Family | Blanco State Park (Central Texas) | Special Two Night Event | (Open)
Blanco State Park
This park is the perfect place for first time campers. Join the Texas Outdoor Family for a workshop on the banks of the beautiful Blanco River. This workshop will feature: Kayaking, Fishing, and Geocaching!
June 6 End Date
Owl Prowl
Caddo Lake State Park
Spend an evening with the owls!
June 6 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
June 7 End Date
Free Fishing Day
Fish without a license on any public body of water in Texas!
June 7 End Date
National Trails Day - Guided Hikes at the Canyon
Government Canyon State Natural Area
June 7 End Date
National Trails Day - Bike the Canyon!
Government Canyon State Natural Area
June 7 End Date
National Trails Day
Lake Arrowhead State Park
Come join us for National Trails Day!
June 7 End Date
Big Bend Ranch State Park National Trails Day Hike
Big Bend Ranch State Park
Take a guided hike at Big Bend Ranch State Park on June 7th and join with the rest of the Nation in celebration of “National Trails Day”. It will be good for your body, your mind, and your soul!
June 7 End Date
Go Fish! Learn-to-Fish Event
Mckinney Falls State Park
Families can learn the basics of fishing through fun, hands-on activities
June 7 End Date
National Trails Day at Mother Neff
Mother Neff State Park
Explore Birding! while on a self-guided Hike
June 7 End Date
National Fishing Day
Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
Kick off summer with free hot dogs and soft drinks, games and fishing!
June 7 End Date
Go Fish! Learn-to-fish Event
Eisenhower State Park
Families will learn the basics of fishing through fun, hands-on activities.
June 7 End Date
Texas Outdoor Family | Ray Roberts Lake State Park | Careful Kayaking and Family Fishing Workshop (Near Dallas-Ft Worth) | (OPEN)
Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Isle Du Bois Unit
Create memories with your family at a beautiful state park near home. Kayaking and fishing with a Park Ranger are just a few of the activities offered at the camping workshop. Get your family excited about the outdoors this summer!
June 7 End Date
Annual LBJ Fishing Day
Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Free fishing clinic for children and families.
June 7 End Date
National Trails Day Event
Lake Whitney State Park
Serve your community and create your legacy at Lake Whitney State Park by joining us for a trail rehabilitation project on the Two Bridges Trail on National Trails Day.
June 7 End Date
Nature Walk
Dinosaur Valley State Park
June 7 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
June 8 End Date
Bay Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Come join one of our weekly explorations of a Galveston Island treasure every Sunday.
June 9 End Date
Palmetto Explorer Academy
Palmetto State Park
Summer Day Camp for children ages 8-12.
June 9 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
June 10 End Date
Aquatic WILD
Denton
This workshop is part of Follow the WATERshed! which includes Aquatic WILD and WET in the City
June 10 End Date
Palmetto Explorer Academy
Palmetto State Park
Summer Day Camp for children ages 8-12.
June 10 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
June 11 End Date
Palmetto Explorer Academy
Palmetto State Park
Summer Day Camp for children ages 8-12.
June 11 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
June 12 End Date
Palmetto Explorer Academy
Palmetto State Park
Summer Day Camp for children ages 8-12.
June 12 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
June 13 End Date
Texas Outdoor Family | Inks Lake State Park (Hill Country) | Special Two Night Event (Open)
Inks Lake State Park
Inks Lake State Park is a family favorite for many Texans and for good reason. The gorgeous rock formations, wonderful swimming at your campsites, and great kayaking make this event a popular one. Make your reservations today!
June 13 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
June 14 End Date
Hike the Canyon
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Join us every second Saturday for a guided hike!
June 14 End Date
Beginning Birding
Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
It's a walk in the park. See how easy it is to spot our feathered friends with the help of a Park Naturalist.
June 14 End Date
Go Fish! Learn-to-Fish Event
Bastrop State Park
Families can learn the basics of fishing through fun, hands-on activities
June 14 End Date
Go Fish! Learn-to-Fish Event
Lake Whitney State Park
Families can learn the basics of fishing through fun, hands-on activities
June 14 End Date
Youth Fishing Tournament
Lake Whitney State Park
Join us for our 19th annual Youth Fishing Tournament. Through the associated Go Fish! activities, learn the basics of fishing through hands-on activities in a fun and supportive environment!
June 14 End Date
Archery 101
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Learn the basics of Archery at Resaca de la Palma State Park.
June 14 End Date
Kayak Basic Class
Purtis Creek State Park
Intro to the sport of kayaking, learn the types of equipment needed, safe use & proper procedures.
June 14 End Date
Using Your Common Senses
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Visitors will have the opportunity to creatively express their sensory impressions of the Farm through various 1850s media.
June 14 End Date
Nature Walk
Dinosaur Valley State Park
June 14 End Date
Music Makes a Celebration
Fanthorp Inn State Historic Site
Early Texans used music to celebrate and escape from their rugged lives. Come experience some of the music of that era.
June 14 End Date
Wild Cave Tour - 2:00 PM
Colorado Bend State Park
Join us for a spelunking adventure. An experienced guide will take you on an underground journey where you will find fun, challenge, and an unforgettable experience.
June 14 End Date
Dino Hike and a Movie
Dinosaur Valley State Park
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO POWER OUTAGE IN THE PARK.
June 14 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
June 14 End Date
Full Moon Paddling Tour
Purtis Creek State Park
Paddle along a guided tour of the coves of Purtis Creek.
June 15 End Date
Bay Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Come join one of our weekly explorations of a Galveston Island treasure every Sunday.
June 15 End Date
Using Your Common Senses
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Visitors will have the opportunity to creatively express their sensory impressions of the Farm through various 1850s media.
June 16 End Date
Palmetto Explorer Academy
Palmetto State Park
Summer Day Camp for children ages 8-12.
June 16 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
June 17 End Date
Junior Ranger Camp
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Let young explorers run wild in the great outdoors as they enhance their sense of adventure and learn about the native plants and animals at Resaca de la Palma State Park.
June 17 End Date
Palmetto Explorer Academy
Palmetto State Park
Summer Day Camp for children ages 8-12.
June 17 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
June 18 End Date
Palmetto Explorer Academy
Palmetto State Park
Summer Day Camp for children ages 8-12.
June 18 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
June 19 End Date
Palmetto Explorer Academy
Palmetto State Park
Summer Day Camp for children ages 8-12.
June 19 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
June 20 End Date
Summer Mini Camp - Wonderful Wetlands
Sea Center Texas
Learn all about the wonderful wetlands from food chains to what makes a wetland so special. Muck around in the Sea Center wetlands and get up close and personal with the creatures that call it home.
June 20 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
June 21 End Date
Explore the Canyon
Government Canyon State Natural Area
Join us each month every third Saturday for a new adventure!
June 21 End Date
Go Fish! Learn-to-Fish Event
Buescher State Park
Families can learn the basics of fishing through fun, hands-on activities
June 21 End Date
Go Fish! - Texoma on the Fly
Eisenhower State Park
Families can learn the basics of fly fishing through fun, hands-on activities
June 21 End Date
Texas Outdoor Family | Ray Roberts Lake State Park | Careful Kayaking Workshop (Near Dallas-Ft Worth) | (OPEN)
Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Isle Du Bois Unit
Join us on the Solstice! The first official day of summer! We plan to start the summer season off right by kayaking with a Park Ranger and taking time for family swimming at the sandy beaches at this park. Reserve a spot for your family's summer adventure today!
June 21 End Date
Nature Walk
Dinosaur Valley State Park
June 21 End Date
Dance Under The Stars
Abilene State Park
June 21 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
June 21 End Date
StarWalk
Copper Breaks State Park
Naked eye tour of the night sky over Copper Breaks State Park followed by a closer look through telescopes and binoculars. starts at 8:45 p.m. Some seating is available but it is suggested you bring your own lawn chair. Sun Fun, solar observing, starts at 5:00 p.m.
June 22 End Date
Bay Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Come join one of our weekly explorations of a Galveston Island treasure every Sunday.
June 22 End Date
Pecans of Texas, Featuring the LaBahia Pecan
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
A 35- to 40-minute interpretive program presented at 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.
June 23 End Date
Groundwater to the Gulf Summer Institute for Teachers
Austin, TX
For Central Texas Teachers, grades 4-8
June 23 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
June 24 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
June 25 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
June 26 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
June 27 End Date
Summer Mini Camp - Aquariumania
Sea Center Texas
Take an in-depth look at what it takes to run the Sea Center aquariums. Go on an aquarium scavenger hunt, take a behind the scenes tour and dissect a squid!
June 27 End Date
Night Hike
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Grab your flashlights, headlamps, black lights and join a Park Ranger as you discover the nocturnal world of Resaca de la Palma State Park.
June 27 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
June 27 End Date
Night Sky Party
Lake Whitney State Park
The stars at night are big and bright... deep in the heart of the central Texas.
June 28 End Date
Texas Outdoor Family | Galveston Island State Park | Kayaking Basics (Houston Area) | (OPEN)
Galveston Island State Park
School's out for the summer and it is a great time to spend the weekend at the beach with your family! Join Texas Outdoor family for a weekend of beach exploration, kayaking, fishing and geocaching.
June 28 End Date
Yoga on the Rocks
Lake Whitney State Park
Align your body, breath and intention through the graceful art of hatha yoga. The beautiful blue waters and limestone escarpment of Lake Whitney provide a serene backdrop for this contemplative practice.
June 28 End Date
Nature Walk
Dinosaur Valley State Park
June 28 End Date
Alligator Awareness
Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Come separate fact from fiction about these water reptiles.
June 28 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
June 29 End Date
Bay Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Come join one of our weekly explorations of a Galveston Island treasure every Sunday.
June 30 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!

July 2014

July 1 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
July 2 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
July 3 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
July 4 End Date
July 4th bicycle parade
Martin Creek Lake State Park
Bring your decorated bike, trikes and strollers for a patriotic parade around the park.
July 4 End Date
Fireworks on the Brazos
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Presented by H-E-B, the annual 4th of July celebration includes a day filled with family activities from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Friday, July 4, 2014.
July 4 End Date
All Things Red, White, and Blue
Mother Neff State Park
Guided Hike Celebrating Independence Day
July 4 End Date
Fireworks at the Fishery
Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
One of the biggest fireworks display in East Texas will light up the skies over TFFC and adjacent Lake Athens.
July 4 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
July 5 End Date
Nature Walk
Dinosaur Valley State Park
July 5 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
July 6 End Date
Bay Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Come join one of our weekly explorations of a Galveston Island treasure every Sunday.
July 7 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
July 8 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
July 9 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
July 10 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
July 11 End Date
Summer Mini Camp - Water World
Sea Center Texas
Water, H2O, or agua, no matter how you say it, nothing is more important than water. Absorb yourself in the water cycle, make a cloud in a jar and create a mini rainwater harvest system.
July 11 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
July 12 End Date
Go Fish! Learn-to-Fish Event
Bastrop State Park
Families can learn the basics of fishing through fun, hands-on activities
July 12 End Date
Go Fish! Learn-to-Fish Event
Eisenhower State Park
Families can learn the basics of fishing through fun, hands-on activities
July 12 End Date
Bird and Nature Walk
Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
Join us on our monthly bird watching outing during one of the best birding times of the year.
July 12 End Date
Kayak Basic Class
Purtis Creek State Park
Intro to the sport of kayaking, learn the types of equipment needed, safe use & proper procedures.
July 12 End Date
Nature Walk
Dinosaur Valley State Park
July 12 End Date
Going Postal in 1800s Texas
Fanthorp Inn State Historic Site
How was mail delivered before the day of the mailman?
July 12 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
July 12 End Date
Full Moon Paddling Tour
Purtis Creek State Park
Paddle along a guided tour of the coves of Purtis Creek
July 13 End Date
Bay Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Come join one of our weekly explorations of a Galveston Island treasure every Sunday.
July 14 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
July 15 End Date
Junior Ranger Camp
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Let young explorers run wild in the great outdoors as they enhance their sense of adventure and learn about the native plants and animals at Resaca de la Palma State Park.
July 15 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
July 16 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
July 17 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
July 18 End Date
Summer Mini Camp - Wonderful Wetlands
Sea Center Texas
Learn all about the wonderful wetlands from food chains to what makes a wetland so special. Muck around in the Sea Center wetlands and get up close and personal with the creatures that call it home.
July 18 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
July 19 End Date
Go Fish! Learn-to-Fish Event
Buescher State Park
Families can learn the basics of fishing through fun, hands-on activities
July 19 End Date
Project WILD
Humble
Learn to share conservation with children: Professional Development for anyone who works with children
July 19 End Date
Fishing 101
Lake Whitney State Park
Join us to learn the basics of fishing through hands-on activities in a fun and supportive environment!
July 19 End Date
Nature Walk
Dinosaur Valley State Park
July 19 End Date
Dance Under The Stars
Abilene State Park
July 19 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
July 20 End Date
Bay Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Come join one of our weekly explorations of a Galveston Island treasure every Sunday.
July 21 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
July 22 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
July 23 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
July 24 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
July 25 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
July 25 End Date
Night Sky Party
Lake Whitney State Park
The stars at night are big and bright... deep in the heart of the central Texas.
July 26 End Date
Growing Up WILD
San Antonio
Learn to share conservation with children: Professional Development for anyone who works with children
July 26 End Date
Nature Walk
Dinosaur Valley State Park
July 26 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
July 26 End Date
StarWalk
Copper Breaks State Park
In its 19th year, the StarWalk offers a naked eye tour of the night sky over Copper Breaks State Park, one of the darkest skies in Texas, followed by a closer look through telescopes and binoculars.
July 27 End Date
Bay Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Come join one of our weekly explorations of a Galveston Island treasure every Sunday.
July 28 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
July 29 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
July 30 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
July 31 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!

August 2014

August 1 End Date
Summer Mini Camp - Aquariumania
Sea Center Texas
Take an in-depth look at what it takes to run the Sea Center aquariums. Go on an aquarium scavenger hunt, take a behind the scenes tour and dissect a squid!
August 1 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
August 2 End Date
Education Month
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Visit Barrington Farm for special weekend programs throughout August to discover the importance of education in early Texas.
August 2 End Date
Nature Walk
Dinosaur Valley State Park
August 2 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
August 3 End Date
Bay Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Come join one of our weekly explorations of a Galveston Island treasure every Sunday.
August 3 End Date
Education Month
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Visit Barrington Farm for special weekend programs throughout August to discover the importance of education in early Texas.
August 4 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
August 5 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
August 6 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
August 7 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
August 8 End Date
Summer Mini Camp - Water World
Sea Center Texas
Water, H2O, or agua, no matter how you say it, nothing is more important than water. Absorb yourself in the water cycle, make a cloud in a jar and create a mini rainwater harvest system.
August 8 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
August 9 End Date
Bird and Nature Walk
Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
Join us on our monthly bird watching outing during one of the best birding times of the year.
August 9 End Date
Kayak Basic Class
Purtis Creek State Park
Intro to the sport of kayaking, learn the types of equipment needed, safe use & proper procedures.
August 9 End Date
Nature Walk
Dinosaur Valley State Park
August 9 End Date
Education Month
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Visit Barrington Farm for special weekend programs throughout August to discover the importance of education in early Texas.
August 9 End Date
The Whipster
Fanthorp Inn State Historic Site
Experience the crack of the whip and the swagger of a true Texas stagecoach driver!
August 9 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
August 9 End Date
Full Moon Paddling Tour
Purtis Creek State Park
Paddle along a guided tour of the coves at Purtis Creek.
August 10 End Date
Bay Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Come join one of our weekly explorations of a Galveston Island treasure every Sunday.
August 10 End Date
Education Month
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Visit Barrington Farm for special weekend programs throughout August to discover the importance of education in early Texas.
August 11 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
August 12 End Date
Junior Ranger Camp
Resaca de la Palma State Park
Let young explorers run wild in the great outdoors as they enhance their sense of adventure and learn about the native plants and animals at Resaca de la Palma State Park.
August 12 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
August 13 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
August 14 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
August 15 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
August 16 End Date
Nature Walk
Dinosaur Valley State Park
August 16 End Date
Education Month
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Visit Barrington Farm for special weekend programs throughout August to discover the importance of education in early Texas.
August 16 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
August 17 End Date
Bay Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Come join one of our weekly explorations of a Galveston Island treasure every Sunday.
August 17 End Date
Education Month
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Visit Barrington Farm for special weekend programs throughout August to discover the importance of education in early Texas.
August 17 End Date
Water, Water Everywhere and Not a Drop to Drink: Sanitation and Water-borne Illness
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
A 35- to 40-minute interpretive program presented at 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.
August 18 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
August 19 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
August 20 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
August 21 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
August 22 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
August 23 End Date
Nature Walk
Dinosaur Valley State Park
August 23 End Date
Education Month
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Visit Barrington Farm for special weekend programs throughout August to discover the importance of education in early Texas.
August 23 End Date
StarWalk
Copper Breaks State Park
Naked eye tour of the night sky over Copper Breaks State Park followed by a closer look through telescopes and binoculars.
August 23 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
August 24 End Date
Bay Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Come join one of our weekly explorations of a Galveston Island treasure every Sunday.
August 24 End Date
Education Month
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Visit Barrington Farm for special weekend programs throughout August to discover the importance of education in early Texas.
August 25 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
August 26 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
August 27 End Date
Lyndon B. Johnson's 106th Birthday Celebration
Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
The public is invited to participate in commemorating President Lyndon B. Johnson’s birthday.
August 27 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
August 28 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
August 29 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
August 29 End Date
Night Sky Party
Lake Whitney State Park
The stars at night are big and bright... deep in the heart of the central Texas.
August 30 End Date
Nature Walk
Dinosaur Valley State Park
August 30 End Date
Education Month
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Visit Barrington Farm for special weekend programs throughout August to discover the importance of education in early Texas.
August 30 End Date
Night Sky Party
Inks Lake State Park
Take this opportunity to see stars, planets, and galaxies with some high tech equipment!
August 31 End Date
Bay Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Come join one of our weekly explorations of a Galveston Island treasure every Sunday.
August 31 End Date
Education Month
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
Visit Barrington Farm for special weekend programs throughout August to discover the importance of education in early Texas.

September 2014

September 6 End Date
Kayak Basic Class
Purtis Creek State Park
Intro to the sport of kayaking, learn the types of equipment needed, safe use & proper procedures.
September 6 End Date
Monarch Butterfly Program
Dinosaur Valley State Park
September 6 End Date
Fishing 101
Lake Whitney State Park
Join us to learn the basics of fishing through hands-on activities in a fun and supportive environment!
September 6 End Date
Full Moon Paddling Tour
Purtis Creek State Park
Paddle along a guided tour of the coves of Purtis Creek
September 7 End Date
Bay Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Come join one of our weekly explorations of a Galveston Island treasure every Sunday.
September 13 End Date
Go Fish! Learn-to-Fish Event
Cedar Hill State Park
Families can learn the basics of fishing through fun, hands-on activities
September 13 End Date
Go Fish! Learn-to-Fish Event
Galveston Island State Park
Families can learn the basics of fishing through fun, hands-on activities
September 13 End Date
Bird and Nature Walk
Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
Join us on our monthly bird watching outing during one of the best birding times of the year.
September 13 End Date
Monarch Butterfly Program
Dinosaur Valley State Park
September 13 End Date
The Fanthorp Guest Register
Fanthorp Inn State Historic Site
Hear stories of the famous travelers who spent time here in the 1800s.
September 14 End Date
Bay Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Come join one of our weekly explorations of a Galveston Island treasure every Sunday.
September 20 End Date
Monarch Butterfly Program
Dinosaur Valley State Park
September 21 End Date
Bay Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Come join one of our weekly explorations of a Galveston Island treasure every Sunday.
September 21 End Date
Reading the Clouds: Weather Forecasting in the 19th Century
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
A 35- to 40-minute interpretive program presented at 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.
September 26 End Date
Night Sky Party
Lake Whitney State Park
The stars at night are big and bright... deep in the heart of the central Texas.
September 27 End Date
National Public Lands Day Event
Lake Whitney State Park
Celebrate the 21st National Public Lands Day at Lake Whitney State Park with waived day-use entrance fees and a compelling schedule of programs.
September 27 End Date
Go Fish! Learn-to-Fish Event
Lake Whitney State Park
Families can learn the basics of fishing through fun, hands-on activities
September 27 End Date
Go Fish! Learn-to- Fly Fish Event
Eisenhower State Park
Families can learn the basics of fly fishing through fun, hands-on activities
September 27 End Date
Bluegill Family Fishing Tournament
Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
Join us for a fun-filled day of trying to catch the biggest Bluegill here at our center and on Lake Athens.
September 27 End Date
Geocaching 101 Workshop
Lake Whitney State Park
Get some tips, tricks, and the skills you need to discover the awesome outdoor game called geocaching!
September 27 End Date
Monarch Butterfly Program
Dinosaur Valley State Park
September 27 End Date
White-tailed Wonderland
Lake Whitney State Park
Develop some insight into Lake Whitney State Park’s most viewable large mammal through a talk with a TPWD white-tailed deer biologist and interactive activities!
September 27 End Date
StarWalk
Copper Breaks State Park
In its 19th year, the award winning StarWalk starts with a naked eye tour of the night sky over Copper Breaks State Park followed by a closer look through telescopes and binoculars
September 28 End Date
Bay Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Come join one of our weekly explorations of a Galveston Island treasure every Sunday.

October 2014

October 4 End Date
Go Fish! Learn-to-Fish Event
Mckinney Falls State Park
Families can learn the basics of fishing through fun, hands-on activities
October 4 End Date
Monarch Butterfly Program
Dinosaur Valley State Park
October 5 End Date
Bay Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Come join one of our weekly explorations of a Galveston Island treasure every Sunday.
October 11 End Date
Monarch Butterfly Program
Dinosaur Valley State Park
October 11 End Date
Kayak Basic Class
Purtis Creek State Park
Intro to the sport of kayaking, learn the types of equipment needed, safe use & proper procedures.
October 11 End Date
Full Moon Paddling Tour
Purtis Creek State Park
Paddle along a guided tour of the coves at Purtis Creek
October 12 End Date
Bay Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Come join one of our weekly explorations of a Galveston Island treasure every Sunday.
October 18 End Date
Go Fish! Learn-to-Fish Event
Cedar Hill State Park
Families can learn the basics of fishing through fun, hands-on activities
October 18 End Date
Go Fish! Learn-to-Fish Event
Galveston Island State Park
Families can learn the basics of fishing through fun, hands-on activities
October 18 End Date
Monarch Butterfly Program
Dinosaur Valley State Park
October 18 End Date
StarWalk
Copper Breaks State Park
Naked eye tour of the night sky over Copper Breaks State Park followed by a closer look through telescopes and binoculars
October 19 End Date
Bay Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Come join one of our weekly explorations of a Galveston Island treasure every Sunday.
October 19 End Date
Revolutionary Ghost Stories
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
A 35- to 40-minute interpretive program presented at 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.
October 25 End Date
Go Fish! Learn-to-Fish Event
Lake Whitney State Park
Families can learn the basics of fishing through fun, hands-on activities
October 25 End Date
Monarch Butterfly Program
Dinosaur Valley State Park
October 25 End Date
Ghosts of Lake Whitney
Lake Whitney State Park
Join us for an evening of toasting marshmallows around the campfire and sharing stories about curses, legends and things that go bump in the night at Lake Whitney State Park.
October 26 End Date
Bay Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Come join one of our weekly explorations of a Galveston Island treasure every Sunday.
October 30 End Date
Halloween at the Hatchery
Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
Local businesses and organizations will hand out free candy, and the center will be decorated throughout with a Halloween theme.

November 2014

November 2 End Date
Bay Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Come join one of our weekly explorations of a Galveston Island treasure every Sunday.
November 9 End Date
Bay Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Come join one of our weekly explorations of a Galveston Island treasure every Sunday.
November 16 End Date
Bay Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Come join one of our weekly explorations of a Galveston Island treasure every Sunday.
November 16 End Date
Comets and Quakes
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
A 35- to 40-minute interpretive program presented at 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.
November 23 End Date
Bay Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Come join one of our weekly explorations of a Galveston Island treasure every Sunday.

December 2014

December 6 End Date
Christmas at the Mission
Goliad State Park & Historic Site
Flickering candlelight, phenomenal acoustics, and voices raised in song create a visual and auditory Christmas experience.
December 21 End Date
Sod and Thatch, Prairie Home Construction
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site
A 35- to 40-minute interpretive program presented at 11 a.m., 1 p.m., and 3 p.m.

January 2015

January 1 End Date
First Day Hike (Near Wichita Falls)
Lake Arrowhead State Park
Join us for a First Day Hike and learn about the great outdoors with Texas Master Naturalists.

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