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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.

Grapevine

Candlelight Tour of Homes

Nov. 6, 2021

Now a biennial event, this tour features properties throughout Grapevine's Historic Township. As par...

Veterans Day Parade

Nov. 6

You're invited to honor military veterans at the Veterans Day Parade in historic downtown Grapevine....

Hearne

Sesquicentennial Celebration

Oct. 23

Happy 150th birthday, Hearne! Join in for an all-day celebration with music, a cornhole tournament, ...

Henderson

Heritage Syrup Festival

Nov. 13

The tradition of ribbon cane syrup making is commemorated at this festival. The highlight of the onl...

Houston

"Suited Up: Contemporary Armor Making in Texas"

June 5-Sept. 11

This exhibition, featuring suits of armor inspired by historical re-enactments, fantasy, and cosplay...

"Color Over the Border"

June 8-Jan. 1, 2022

Come visit the Czech Center Museum Houston’s new exhibit, "Color Over the Border," and learn about...

Jefferson

Fall History, Haunts and Legends

Nov. 6

This fun event is for anyone who enjoys history, mystery, the unexplained, and things that go bump i...

Lake Jackson

"Apron Strings: Ties to the Past"

June 16-Aug. 11

This museum exhibit features 51 vintage and contemporary ways that the apron has been viewed as an e...

Abner Jackson Plantation Site Tour

Aug. 7

Visit the historic archeological site of Major Abner Jackson, the namesake of the city of Lake Jacks...

Abner Jackson Plantation Site Tour

Sept. 4, Oct. 2, Nov. 6

Visit the historic archeological site of Major Abner Jackson, the namesake of the city of Lake Jacks...

Lewisville

Western Days

Sept. 24-25

Held each year in Old Town Lewisville, the Western Days Festival celebrates Western culture with liv...

Lubbock

National Cowboy Symposium

Sept. 10-12

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

Lufkin

Las Cafeteras in Concert at the Heritage Festival

Sept. 11

This group has an East L.A. sound, with a mishmash of punk, hip-hop, beat music, cumbia, and rock, a...

Magnolia

Stroll Thru the Renaissance

Oct. 2

With the help of actors and musicians from the Texas Renaissance Festival, visitors go back in time ...

Mckinney

“Journey Stories”

May 4-Sept. 4

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

Prairie Adventure Day Camp

June 1-Aug. 5

Kids enjoy releasing the bonds of technology and stepping back into a simpler time. Change into outf...

Chestnut Square Public Tours

June 10-Nov. 27

Don’t just peek in the windows. Take a guided walking tour through historic homes with a knowledge...

Dinosaurs Live!

Sept. 4, 2021-Feb. 21, 2022

Encounter the 46-foot tall T-Rex and nine new life-size animatronic dinosaurs along the nature trail...

Mesquite

Opal Lawrence Historical Park Tours

June 25-Aug. 27

Presented by Historic Mesquite, Inc., tours of the beautiful S.D. Lawrence home, located in Opal Law...

Opal Lawrence Historical Park Saturday Tours

Sept. 25, Oct. 23, Nov. 27

Every fourth Saturday of the month, Opal Lawerence Historical Park offers free admission and tours ...

Mesquite Meander

Oct. 8-9

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

Buffalo Stomp, Wildflower Seed Spreading

Oct. 23

Fall is the time to plant Texas bluebonnet seeds at the Opal Lawrence Historical Park. Come stomp se...

Day of the Dead Festival

Oct. 30

Celebrate Day of the Dead and the cultural traditions of the holiday at this all-day festival. ...

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...

Folkfest 2021

Oct. 9-10

Early Texas costumed interpreters join troops of buffalo soldiers, Confederate veterans, and Revolut...

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...

Saginaw

Train and Grain Festival

Oct. 16

This festival highlights Saginaw's train and grain heritage. A full day of music, food, and activiti...

San Angelo

Cowboy Way Jubilee

Oct. 7-10

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

Fort Concho Night Tours

Oct. 15, 23

You may have heard the tale behind the tragic death of Edith Grierson, but do you know the story of ...

Haunted House at Fort Concho

Oct. 29-30

Dare to enter this haunted house with themes from the site's frontier and military past. You never k...

San Antonio

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...

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...

Celtic Festival and Highland Games

Sept. 25-26

Buckle your kilt and join the fun at the Sherman Celtic Festival and Highland Games, with Celtic dan...

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