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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.

Abilene

"Golden Legacy: 80 Years of Original Art from Golden Books

Oct. 14-Dec. 24

The National Center for Children's Illustrated Literature exhibits, tours, collects, preserves, and ...

Alpine

Lone Star Cowboy Poetry Gathering

Feb. 18-19

Polish your boots and brush off your best hat. The Lone Star Cowboy Poetry Gathering has been preser...

Angleton

Cowboy Up

Feb. 5

Become a cowboy for a day as you learn to rope cattle, sample Dutch oven cooking, play games, and em...

Anson

The Texas Cowboys' Christmas Ball

Dec. 16-18

Originating in 1885, this ball includes dances that are still presented in a frontier atmosphere, wi...

Austin

Virtual Exhibit: "Access Delayed—African American Suffragist’s Courageous Influence on the 19th Amendment"

Feb. 19-Dec. 31

Texas Folklife virtually exhibits a curated collection of quilts created by Quilt Friends Collective...

"Black Citizenship in the Age of Jim Crow"

June 19-Nov. 28

Organized by the New-York Historical Society, this exhibition explores the struggle for full citizen...

Viva la Vida Fest 2021

Oct. 30

As part of the Mexic-Arte Museum’s continued initiative to bring museum events right to your scree...

Powwow

Nov. 6

For more than 25 years, the Austin Powwow has been the largest powwow of its kind in Texas, featurin...

The Wittliff Collections Festival

Nov. 14

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

Bandera

Cowboys On Main

Sept. 11, 18, 25; Oct. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30; Nov. 6, 13, 20, 27

Every Saturday, visitors can see and take pictures of Redneck the Longhorn, visit with Kelly Scott a...

Frontier Times Jamboree

Sept. 26, Oct. 24, Nov. 28

Join this jamboree on the fourth Sunday of each month for live music, storytelling, and fun for all ...

Veterans Parade and Barbecue

Nov. 13

This day honors veterans of Bandera County, with military members and their families displaying memo...

Boerne

A Day at the Farm and Farmers Market

Sept. 4-Nov. 27

This Texas Hill Country destination hosts an open-air farmers market every Saturday. Buy products di...

Kuhlmann-King Museum Tour

Sept. 11, 25; Oct. 9, 23; Nov. 13, 27

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

Kuhlmann-King Museum Tour and Ghost Stories

Oct. 9, 16, 23, 30

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

Holidays at the Kuhlmann King

Nov. 27, Dec. 11

Come see the holidays as celebrated in the 1880s. The museum is decorated for the season and plans i...

A Day at the Farm

Dec. 4, 11

Spend a Saturday at the historic Herff Farm. At the open-air farmers market, shop for products direc...

Brazoria

Henry Smith Day

Nov. 15

Henry Smith, an early educator during the Republic of Texas, is honored at his statue on the grounds...

Clute

"The Lion in Winter"

Jan. 21-30

This stage classic depicts the personal and political conflicts of Henry II of England, his wife Ele...

Corpus Christi

"Rembrandt and the Jews: The Berger Print Collection"

Oct. 8-Jan. 2

Dr. Howard Berger and Fran Berger generously donated their Rembrandt print collection to the Westmon...

Dallas

Wings Over Dallas Airshow

Oct. 29-31

World War II-themed aircrafts provide thrilling aerial activities and living history reenactments wi...

Del Rio

80th Aniversarrio of Laughlin Air Force Base

Jan. 1-Dec. 31

Laughlin Air Force Base celebrates this milestone birthday with events held througout the year....

Dripping Springs

Pumpkin Festival

Sept. 25-Oct. 1

Celebrate the start of fall at the Dripping Springs Pumpkin Festival, a kids-focused, family-friendl...

Elgin

Hatitude, Black History Month

Feb. 5

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

Fort Worth

Saints and Sinners Tour

Oct. 30-31

Hear the re-enacted stories of "residents" at the cemetery, which was established in 1879 by John Pe...

Fredericksburg

“Honor, Courage, Commitment: Marine Corps Art, 1975-2018”

Oct. 1-Jan. 4

The National Museum of the Pacific War and the Marine Corps Heritage Foundation present this traveli...

Die Kϋnstler von Fredericksburg Art Show and Sale

Nov. 12-14

Die Künstler von Fredericksburg (the artists of Fredericksburg), or DK for short, is an all-volunte...

Texas Hill Country Cowboy Gathering

Nov. 12-13

An event for all ages, come listen to songwriters, poets, balladeers, and artists who pay tribute to...

A Ranger Christmas Wonderland

Dec. 4

Come see Santa in the Ranger Wonderland at the Texas Rangers Heritage Center. Enjoy crafts, cookies,...

USO-Style Hangar Dance

Dec. 31

Ring in the New Year dancing to the sounds of a 1940s-style big band. Take swing dance lessons and ...

Hill Country Indian Artifact Show

Jan. 22

The show offers a wide variety of some of the finest Native American artifacts and other pieces from...

Galveston

Ghost Stories

Oct. 22-23, 29-30

Historic Galveston Island is no stranger to strange stories and occurrences. The oldest home on the ...

Harbor Halloween Party on the 1877 Tall Ship ELISSA

Oct. 29

The official tall ship of Texas, the 1877 ELISSA, turns 144, and to celebrate, Galveston Historical ...

Dickens on the Strand

Dec. 3-5

On the first weekend in December, the majestic iron-front buildings found in Galveston’s historic ...

George West

Live Oak County Courthouse Centennial Celebration

Dec. 4

Learn the history of the Live Oak County Courthouse and celebrate its 100 years of service to the co...

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