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Sept. 19-22

One of the most authentic Oktoberfest experiences outside of Munich, Addison Oktoberfest celebrates ...


Center for Big Bend Studies Conference

Nov. 8-9

This 26th annual event brings together the Sul Ross State University campus historians, archeologist...



Oct. 5

The 13th annual Alvin Lutheran Church Oktoberfest celebrates German heritage with a delicious meal o...


Murder, Mayhem, and Misadventure Walking Tour

Oct. 26

The 13th annual tour is a free, 45-minute tour highlighting historical—not scary—events from the...


Heroes and Hot Rods Veterans Day Cruise In and Car Show

Nov. 8-9

Everyone loves great car shows and our American heroes. This family event combines both. Come on dow...



Oct. 12

Celebrate the German folk festival, Oktoberfest, with a live polka performance by The Royal Klobasne...

Haunted Halloween Happy Hour

Oct. 24

Wander the halls of this historic 1906 Chambers home with a one-of-a-kind look into the past. Guests...

Dinosaur Day

Oct. 26

This educational program features outdoor activities for children to learn about dinosaurs and how f...


Hill Country Western Showcase

Oct. 26

Get a glimpse into the history of the Texas Hill Country. See antique buggies and carriages, re-enac...


Kuhlmann-King Museum Tour

Oct. 12

Located behind Boerne City Hall, the Kuhlmann-King house gives the public the opportunity to step ...

Kuhlmann-King Museum Tour

Nov. 9

Located behind Boerne City Hall, the Kuhlmann-King house gives the public the opportunity to step ...


Farming Heritage Day

Sept. 21

Learn farming activities such as how cotton is ginned, spin wool, make corn husk dolls, churn butter...

Festival of Flight

Oct. 26

See aircrafts on display and enjoy helicopter rides and an airshow with stunning aerobatics. There i...

Archeology Day Open House

Oct. 26

Enjoy free tours of the Rayburn family home every thirty minutes with outside activities for childre...

Willow Wild Cemetery Tour

Oct. 26

Enjoy this free tour of the burial locations of influential citizens of Bonham and Fannin counties. ...


Henry Smith Day

Nov. 14

This day honors Henry Smith at his statue on the grounds of the Brazoria Heritage Foundation. In 183...


Christmas At the Mansion

Nov. 2-3

The Giddings Stone Mansion is decorated by Jennifer Hermann and the Hermann Furniture team. Each roo...


Boonville Days Festival

Oct. 5

This free festival features the Buffalo Stampede Half Marathon and 5K, a chuckwagon cookoff, demonst...

Brazos Valley Worldfest

Nov. 9

This is a community-wide international festival promoting and celebrating the international diversit...


Fort Croghan Day

Oct. 12

See reenactments of what life was like for early pioneers and settlers. Visitors can try their hand ...


Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum Christmas Open House

Dec. 7

Holiday singing, treats, and Santa deck the halls of the state’s largest history museum....


Pioneer Days

Nov. 15-16

Celebrate Texas and Western history with cowboys, Native Americans, gun fighters, a Civil War era re...


Corsicana Ghost Investigation

Oct. 25

Led by the Dallas Area Paranormal Society, this three-hour investigation through the historic Corsic...

"Annexation: Celebrating Texas Statehood"

Nov. 5-Dec. 3

This traveling exhibit created by the Texas Capitol Visitors Center and produced by Humanities Texas...


Oktoberfest Dinner and Dance

Sept. 21

Enjoy dinner, dancing, and a silent auction celebrating Crawford's German heritage featuring German ...


Veteran's Day Parade

Nov. 11

Parade honors all military personnel. A ceremony will be held immediately following the parade....


State Fair of Texas

Sept. 27-Oct. 20

The 24-day fair celebrating all things Texas has more than 110 daily attractions and activities incl...


Eisenhower Birthday Celebration

Oct. 12

It's Ike's 129th birthday and the 75th remembrance of D-Day. Head to Denison for a full lineup of ev...

El Paso

Hueco Tanks Interpretative Fair

Oct. 19-20

This free, two-day event includes Native American dancing and drumming, a buffalo soldier encampment...


Veterans' Appreciation Parade

Nov. 2

The American Legion sponsors the parade to show appreciation for veterans, their families, and their...



Oct. 25-27

This three-day festival is a nod to Flatonia’s Czech and German heritage. Enjoy "czhili" (chili, b...

Fort Davis

Veterans Day

Nov. 11

Observe Veterans Day at the landmark Fort Davis National Historic Site. ...

Fort Worth

Red Steagall Cowboy Gathering and Western Swing Festival

Oct. 25-27

Enjoy one of the top authentic cowboy festivals in the world, featuring music, a ranch rodeo, and co...

Saints and Sinners Walking Tour

Oct. 26-27

Add history to your Halloween month with guided walking tours. You can hear the re-enacted stories ...


“World War II Art of Private Charles J. Miller”

Aug. 23-Feb. 2

The National Museum of the Pacific War presents an exhibition of the nearly-forgotten paintings of W...

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