Houston Events

Events in and around Houston.

August 2014

August 20 End Date
Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission Meeting
Museum of Natural Science, Houston
The public is invited to give their input on agency related issues. Each speaker is given three minutes to address the Commission.
August 21 End Date
Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission Meeting
Museum of Natural Science, Houston
The public is invited to give their input on agency related issues. Each speaker is given three minutes to address the Commission.
August 21 End Date
Nature Hike - Bay
Galveston Island State Park
Touch, listen, see, taste, and smell the exciting Galveston Bay wetlands with Ranger Lisa every Thursday morning.
August 22 End Date
Turtle Patrol and Beach Hike
Galveston Island State Park
Citizen scientists work with Ranger Lisa to patrol the beach on a sunset hike.
August 23 End Date
Nature Programs and Hikes
Brazos Bend State Park
August 23 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.
August 23 End Date
Jr. Ranger Hike
Galveston Island State Park
Want to become a Texas State Park Junior Ranger?...
August 23 End Date
Beach Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Hunt for island treasures with park volunteers and rangers.
August 23 End Date
Music Makes a Celebration
Fanthorp Inn State Historic Site
Discover the music that inspired celebration and recreation in 19th century Texas at Fanthorp Inn State Historic Site with our fourth Saturday program - Music Makes a Celebration presented by “Roseville Fair Old Time String Band.”
August 23 End Date
Island Prints and Poetry
Galveston Island State Park
Fish printing and nature poetry explored with Ranger Lisa.
August 23 End Date
Paddling Exploration Trip - Kayaking 101
Galveston Island State Park
This informative and active trip will give you the basics of kayaking with Ranger Lisa.
August 24 End Date
Nature Programs and Hikes
Brazos Bend State Park
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 30 End Date
Nature Programs and Hikes
Brazos Bend State Park
August 30 End Date
Beach Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Hunt for island treasures with park volunteers and rangers.
August 31 End Date
Nature Programs and Hikes
Brazos Bend State Park
August 31 End Date
Bay Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Come join one of our weekly explorations of a Galveston Island treasure every Sunday.

September 2014

September 4 End Date
Master Outdoor Leadership Training (MOLT)
Galveston Island State Park
Join Texas State Parks in their second Master Outdoor Leadership Training. This training, open to the public, is designed to take excited volunteers, volunteer hopefuls, or budding outdoor enthusiasts and coach them through best practices in hosting an outdoor skills or interpretive program.
September 6 End Date
Nature Programs and Hikes
Brazos Bend State Park
September 6 End Date
Beach Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Hunt for island treasures with park volunteers and rangers.
September 6 End Date
Paddling Exploration Trip - Kayaking 101
Galveston Island State Park
This informative and active trip will give you the basics of kayaking with Ranger Lisa.
September 7 End Date
Nature Programs and Hikes
Brazos Bend State Park
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
Nature Programs and Hikes
Brazos Bend State Park
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
Galveston Island State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | Houston Area | 1 Night Workshop| (Full - Waitlist Forming)
Galveston Island State Park
Join us for a fun filled weekend designed to help your family discover the joys of camping and Texas State Parks. All camping gear and equipment required for an overnight stay at the park is included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
September 13 End Date
Weekend Walk
Sheldon Lake State Park & Environmental Learning Center
Explore the park wtih a guide at your side.
September 13 End Date
Beach Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Hunt for island treasures with park volunteers and rangers.
September 13 End Date
Paddling Exploration Trip - Kayaking 101
Galveston Island State Park
This informative and active trip will give you the basics of kayaking with Ranger Lisa.
September 14 End Date
Nature Programs and Hikes
Brazos Bend State Park
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
Nature Programs and Hikes
Brazos Bend State Park
September 20 End Date
Beach Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Hunt for island treasures with park volunteers and rangers.
September 20 End Date
Paddling Exploration Trip - Kayaking 101
Galveston Island State Park
This informative and active trip will give you the basics of kayaking with Ranger Lisa.
September 21 End Date
Nature Programs and Hikes
Brazos Bend 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 27 End Date
Nature Programs and Hikes
Brazos Bend State Park
September 27 End Date
Brazos Bend State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | Houston Area | 1 Night Workshop| (Open)
Brazos Bend State Park
Join us for a fun filled weekend designed to help your family discover the joys of camping and Texas State Parks. All camping gear and equipment required for an overnight stay at the park is included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
September 27 End Date
Beach Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Hunt for island treasures with park volunteers and rangers.
September 27 End Date
Music Makes a Celebration
Fanthorp Inn State Historic Site
Discover the music that inspired celebration and recreation in 19th century Texas at Fanthorp Inn State Historic Site with our fourth Saturday program - Music Makes a Celebration presented by “Roseville Fair Old Time String Band.”
September 28 End Date
Nature Programs and Hikes
Brazos Bend State Park
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
Nature Programs and Hikes
Brazos Bend State Park
October 4 End Date
Beach Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Hunt for island treasures with park volunteers and rangers.
October 5 End Date
Nature Programs and Hikes
Brazos Bend 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
Nature Programs and Hikes
Brazos Bend State Park
October 11 End Date
Beach Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Hunt for island treasures with park volunteers and rangers.
October 11 End Date
Texian Days - Stagecoach Rides
Fanthorp Inn State Historic Site
The Brazos valley is rich in Texas history and there is no better place than Fanthorp Inn State Historic Site to discover the shared history that molded the Texians. Come early and catch a ride on the famous Stagecoach which runs from 11 am to 3 pm, weather permitting.
October 12 End Date
Nature Programs and Hikes
Brazos Bend State Park
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
Nature Programs and Hikes
Brazos Bend State Park
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
Beach Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Hunt for island treasures with park volunteers and rangers.
October 19 End Date
Nature Programs and Hikes
Brazos Bend State Park
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 25 End Date
Nature Programs and Hikes
Brazos Bend State Park
October 25 End Date
Brazos Bend State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | Houston Area | 1 Night Workshop | (Open)
Brazos Bend State Park
Join us for a fun filled weekend designed to help your family discover the joys of camping and Texas State Parks. All camping gear and equipment required for an overnight stay at the park is included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
October 25 End Date
Beach Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Hunt for island treasures with park volunteers and rangers.
October 25 End Date
Music Makes a Celebration
Fanthorp Inn State Historic Site
Discover the music that inspired celebration and recreation in 19th century Texas at Fanthorp Inn State Historic Site with our fourth Saturday program - Music Makes a Celebration presented by “Roseville Fair Old Time String Band.”
October 26 End Date
Nature Programs and Hikes
Brazos Bend 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.

November 2014

November 1 End Date
Nature Programs and Hikes
Brazos Bend State Park
November 1 End Date
Beach Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Hunt for island treasures with park volunteers and rangers.
November 2 End Date
Nature Programs and Hikes
Brazos Bend State Park
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 8 End Date
Nature Programs and Hikes
Brazos Bend State Park
November 8 End Date
Beach Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Hunt for island treasures with park volunteers and rangers.
November 9 End Date
Nature Programs and Hikes
Brazos Bend State Park
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 15 End Date
Nature Programs and Hikes
Brazos Bend State Park
November 15 End Date
Beach Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Hunt for island treasures with park volunteers and rangers.
November 16 End Date
Nature Programs and Hikes
Brazos Bend State Park
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 22 End Date
Nature Programs and Hikes
Brazos Bend State Park
November 22 End Date
Beach Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Hunt for island treasures with park volunteers and rangers.
November 22 End Date
Brazos Bend State Park | Texas Outdoor Family | Houston Area | 1 Night Workshop | (Open)
Brazos Bend State Park
Join us for a fun filled weekend designed to help your family discover the joys of camping and Texas State Parks. All camping gear and equipment required for an overnight stay at the park is included with each reservation! Click for a list of activities offered and specific information for this workshop.
November 23 End Date
Nature Programs and Hikes
Brazos Bend State Park
November 23 End Date
Bay Explorations
Galveston Island State Park
Come join one of our weekly explorations of a Galveston Island treasure every Sunday.
November 29 End Date
Nature Programs and Hikes
Brazos Bend State Park
November 29 End Date
Twilight Firelight - Stagecoach Rides
Fanthorp Inn State Historic Site
Take a break from the hectic holiday pace and re-focus on your family and friends at Fanthorp Inn’s Twilight Firelight celebration!
November 30 End Date
Nature Programs and Hikes
Brazos Bend State Park

December 2014

December 6 End Date
Nature Programs and Hikes
Brazos Bend State Park
December 7 End Date
Nature Programs and Hikes
Brazos Bend State Park

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