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Alpine

Lone Star Cowboy Poetry Gathering

Feb. 21-22

This new event continues a decades-long Alpine tradition of celebrating cowboy poetry and preserving...

Amarillo

National Day of the Cowboy

July 25

The day is filled with fun activities to help everyone appreciate what it takes to be a cowboy. ...

Angleton

Austin Town

Feb. 22

Step back in time at this living history re-enactment. Austin Town celebrates the lives of pioneers ...

Armstrong

Goodnight Under the Stars

Sept. 5

Rekindle your love for Texas, the Panhandle, and Texas legends Charles and Mary Ann Goodnight at thi...

Austin

Growing Your Roots: The Inaugural African American Genealogy Conference of Austin

Jan. 30-Feb. 2

This genealogy conference debuts the first weekend going into Black History Month. The free, four-da...

This Light of Ours

Feb. 15-May 31

The Bullock Museum presents This Light of Ours: Activist Photographs of the Civil Rights Movement, a...

"Lady Bird: Beyond the Wildflowers"

April 4, 2020-August 8, 2021

This new exhibition celebrates the life and legacy of former first lady of the United States, Lady B...

The Wittliff Collections Festival

April 18

The internationally acclaimed collection of Southwest writing, photography, film, and music hosts it...

Baytown

A Taste of History

April 25

Rod Rawlings brings the immortal Mark Twain to life with a memorable portrayal of the author at the ...

Boerne

Kuhlmann-King Museum Tour

March 14

The Kuhlmann-King house gives the public the opportunity to step back in time to see what a historic...

Kuhlmann-King Museum Tour

April 11

The Kuhlmann-King house gives the public the opportunity to step back in time to see what a historic...

Kuhlmann-King Museum Tour

May 9

The Kuhlmann-King house gives the public the opportunity to step back in time to see what a historic...

Bonham

The Speaker and the Presidents

Feb. 15

This new President's Day event for families honors and explores the legendary Speaker of the House's...

Brackettville

Fort Clark Days

March 6-7

Fort Clark Days is a family friendly, annual event held the second weekend of March. Celebrating the...

Brazoria

Brazoria Heritage Day

March 1

Celebrate the anniversary of the Republic of Texas with period games, food, entertainment, wood carv...

Brenham

Maifest

May 1-2

Experience the authentic tastes and sounds of Brenham's German heritage with a colorful parade, carn...

Burton

Texas Ranger Day

March 21

Which famous Texas Ranger lived and died in Burton, Texas? Discover Burton’s unique history at Te...

Cotton Gin Festival

April 18

The festival starts off with the Main Street parade and includes the children’s bicycle parade. En...

Canton

Battle at Mill Creek

Jan. 31-Feb. 2

Come experience life in the 1860s at this Civil War reenactment, which includes civilian and militar...

Coleman

Great Western Trail Days

April 24-26

The Great Western Trail was etched into U.S. history during the late 1800s. Starting in Mexico and e...

College Station

Living History Weekend

March 28-29

Explore WWI and WWII military history displays, vehicles, and the only authentic WWI trench in Texas...

Remembering the Fallen

May 23-24

Remember those who have fallen in service to our country. There are special exhibits and displays. V...

Corsicana

Loughridge Family Civil War Experiences Exhibit

April 2-June 30

Read selections from the Pearce Museum’s large collection of letters between members of Navarro Co...

Derrick Days

April 25-26

Corsicana is where the first oil was discovered in Texas. Derrick Days celebrates this history with ...

Medal of Honor Gala and Hall of Fame Dinner

May 15

Presented by the Texas Veterans Parade Corsicana, the annual Hall of Fame Dinner recognizes an Ameri...

Corsicana AirSho

May 16

"The Best Little Airshow in Texas" describes this 22nd annual event with historic airplanes on displ...

Texas Veterans Parade

May 16

A colorful military parade through downtown Corsicana complete with an aircraft fly-over, vintage mi...

Dallas

Chinese New Year Festival

Feb. 1

Join NorthPark and the Crow Museum of Asian Art of the University of Texas at Dallas for a daylong c...

Denison

Doc Holliday Festival

April 25

Doc Holliday, the storied gunfighter, had an office in Denison. Help celebrate Denison's formative y...

Dublin

St. Patrick's Celebration

March 14

Make magical memories during the St. Patrick's Celebration in historic Dublin, the Irish Capital of ...

Eagle Lake

Attwater's Prairie Chicken Festival

March 28-29

The public is invited to the Attwater's Prairie Chicken Festival for a chance to see the critically ...

Edinburg

Fiesta Edinburg and Parade

Feb. 20-23

Edinburg Chamber's largest annual celebration is not only a big party, but it also honors an importa...

Elgin

Hatitude, Black History Month

Feb. 1

Celebrate Black History Month with a program celebrating the unique contributions of African America...

Ennis

National Polka Festival

May 22-24

Held annually on Memorial Day Weekend, the National Polka Festival celebrates Czech heritage in Texa...

Fort Worth

Saddle Up–Texas Ranching Tradition

Oct. 16-Feb. 16

Jump in the saddle and experience real Texas ranchers who meet modern challenges while preserving th...


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