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A note regarding COVID-19

Due to concerns over the spread of coronavirus, some events have been postponed or canceled. Please make sure to check the event website, social media, or call ahead to confirm an event is still taking place if you are interested in attending.

Lake Jackson

Xtreme Hummingbird Xtravaganza

Sept. 18, 25

Watch the thumb-sized hummers dart in and out of nectar-producing flowers like lantana, trumpet-vine...

Lakehills

Medina Lake Cajun Festival

Sept. 25

The 40th annual festival rolls out the good times by bringing the food, music, and culture of Louisi...

Llano

Llano River Pumpkin Float

Oct. 30

Bring your carved pumpkins and enjoy the evening float and glow as you see lots of carved and lit pu...

Lubbock

National Cowboy Symposium

Sept. 10-12

Celebrate Western heritage and cowboy culture with musical entertainers, poetry and storytelling, a ...

Marfa

Trans-Pecos Festival of Music + Love

Sept. 22-26

Convene at El Cosmico for a weekend of live music, sandlot baseball, workshops, vendors, and more in...

Mckinney

“Journey Stories”

May 4-Sept. 4

The Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service hosts this exhibit where visitors navigate ...

Mesquite

Mesquite Meander

Oct. 8-9

Join Historic Mesquite, Inc., and the Mesquite Arts Theatre for a living history tour of the Mesquit...

PumpkinFest

Oct. 16

This family-friendly event celebrates the fall season. Dress in costume and come enjoy the festiviti...

New Braunfels

Second Saturday at Heritage Village

May 8-Dec. 12

Every second Saturday of the month through December, Museum of Texas Handmade Furniture presents rot...

Old Gruene Market Days

June 19-20; July 17-18; Aug. 21-22

Held every month except January for over 30 years, the market has nearly 100 vendors offering gifts,...

Friday Afternoon Club at Gruene Hall

Sept. 3, 10, 17, 24; Oct. 1, 7, 15, 22, 29

Now in its 23rd year, this Gruene Hall tradition is where hipsters, oldsters, suits, locals, and dri...

Music and Wine Festival

Oct. 7-10

Benefiting the United Way of Comal County, the 35th annual event features the very best in Texas win...

Wurstfest

Nov. 5-14

During the 10-day festival, find a variety of entertainment, food, and fun while celebrating German ...

Palestine

All Aboard the Texas State Railroad

Sept. 3-Oct. 29

Unplug for a tradition that merges comfort and adventure for the whole family. Vintage steam and die...

Grinch's Lair

Nov. 19-Dec. 19

He's mean. He's green. He's in Palestine. This Christmas season, don't miss a rare opportunity to co...

Pipe Creek

Pumpkin Patch

Oct. 2-31

The pumpkin patch is open every weekend in October, with hayrides, haystacks, hop balls, scarecrow d...

Port Aransas

Texas SandFest

Oct. 15-17

(Rescheduled from April) If you love sandcastles, then Texas SandFest is the best place in the world...

Port Arthur

Shore Fishing 101

Sept. 11, Oct. 9

Sea Rim State Park provides equipment and bait so you can learn how to fish from the shore. All ages...

Rockport

HummerBird Celebration

Sept. 16-19

The annual festival for all things hummingbird features a reception, workshops, the Hummer Mall, bu...

Seafair

Oct. 8-10

Right on the bayfront on Aransas Navigation District festival grounds, the Rockport-Fulton Seafair c...

Round Rock

Beaujolais Nights

Nov. 18

A global celebration in the name of wine, Beaujolais Nights is an almost 70-year-old tradition in wh...

San Angelo

Richard and Pam Salmon Sculpture Competition

Oct. 18, 2019-Aug. 31, 2021

Hosted by the San Angelo Museum of Fine Art, the sixth annual juried sculpture competition has 12 la...

"The State of Sculpture: Texas Sculpture Group All-Member Exhibition"

July 8-Sept. 12

Featuring works by some of the most celebrated contemporary sculptors in Texas, "The State of Sculpt...

Cowboy Way Jubilee

Oct. 7-10

Celebrating everything cowboy, the Cowboy Way Jubilee works to preserve cowboy culture. Think of it ...

San Antonio

"Limitless! Five Women Reshape Contemporary Art"

March 4-Sept. 19

This new exhibition at the McNay offers trailblazing installations in diverse mediums by female arti...

"Frida Kahlo Oasis"

May 8-Nov. 2

Making its world debut, "Frida Kahlo Oasis" is a captivating rendition of the artist’s iconic blue...

"Still in the Saddle: A New History of the Hollywood Western"

May 28-Sept. 6

In the 1940s and '50s, the Western was the most popular movie genre in America. But by the middle of...

Fiesta Noche del Rio

June 18-Aug. 7

The oldest outdoor dance performance of its kind in the United States, Fiesta Noche del Rio, Spanish...

David Crockett’s Birthday Celebration

Aug. 14

Celebrate the famous Tennessean who made his last stand at the Alamo. David Crockett’s life and sa...

"Texas Biennial: A New Landscape, A Possible Horizon"

Sept. 1-Jan. 31

The Texas Biennial is a geographically led, independent survey of contemporary art in Texas. This is...

"Lightscape"

Nov. 19-Jan. 2

San Antonio’s newest holiday event is making its Texas debut. First premiering to sold-out crowds...

Seguin

Pecan Fest

Oct. 30

Once a year, Seguin breaks out of its shell and throws a big party celebrating the community’s fam...

Sherman

Hispanic Heritage Festival

Sept. 11

The Hispanic Heritage Council of Texoma hosts this festival that celebrates Hispanic heritage with ...

Celtic Festival and Highland Games

Sept. 25-26

Come to the Sherman Celtic Festival and Highland Games for Celtic dancing, the Viking Village, Scott...

South Padre Island

Triathlon

Sept. 26

In its eighth year of existence, the South Padre Island Triathlon features three different swim, bik...

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