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The Original MLK Day Parade

Jan. 21

Join as the city honors the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. during the federal holiday weekend...

MLK Grande Parade—Midtown Houston

Jan. 21

The 25th annual parade—one of the largest single-day multicultural events in the U.S.—is held in...

ReelAbilites Film and Arts Festival

Feb. 12-13, 17-21

The festival provides opportunities and exposure for people with disabilities through art, film, mus...

Bayou City Art Festival

March 29-31

Celebrate 48 years of fine art and giving back to local nonprofits with this festival featuring over...

National African Violet Show

May 31-June 1

A spectacular showcase and judged show of African violets and others in the Gesneriad family of plan...


Texas Independence Day & Sam Houston's Birthday Celebration

March 2

A special ceremony will take place to honor General Sam Houston at his gravesite in Oakwood Cemetery...

Walker County Fair & Rodeo

March 21-30

This event showcases a wide range of agricultural and livestock products and services, craft items, ...

Herb Festival

March 30

Sponsored by the Texas Thyme Unit of The Herb Society of America, the Herb Festival has a large sele...

Cinco De Mayo Festival

May 4

Celebrate with live performances, food and drink vendors, Latin cuisine, dancing, arts and craft ven...

East Texas Folk Festival

May 17-19

Step back in time to the 1800's and enjoy folklife demonstrations, children's activities, cultural d...



May 11

The event will feature more than 65 art and craft vendors, home and garden demonstrations, live ente...


Renaissance Festival

Jan. 25-27, Feb. 1-3

The fest features the Last Chance Forever Birds of Prey Show, The Great Rhondini Escape Artist, food...

La Porte

San Jacinto Day Festival and Battle Re-enactment

April 13

The largest battle re-enactment in the southwest is the centerpiece of the admission-free festival h...


Laredo Birding Festival

Feb. 6-9

The 7th annual Laredo Birding Festival offers birders an opportunity to observe hundreds of bird spe...


Old Town Street Festival

May 18

This event is one of Central Texas’ most popular events. On the third weekend of May, the streets ...


Liberty Jubilee

March 22-23

This festival features arts and crafts, food, music and entertainment, a barbecue cookoff, photo con...


LEAF: Llano Earth Art Fest

March 15-18

Held on the banks of the Llano River—one block from Llano's historic downtown—the festival is an...


Arts in Bloom

April 12-14

Arts In Bloom features 150 juried artists. During the event, the streets of downtown come alive with...


Texas Birthday Bash

March 1-2

Navasota is celebrating Texas Independence with all things Texas—from music to vendors and food. I...


Heritage Festival

March 12-17

A celebration of Dutch heritage with a carnival, fun run, chili cookoff, crafts market, washer tourn...


Mardi Gras, Nocona Style

Feb. 21-23

The celebration includes parades, food, music, and kids activities....


Matagorda Bay Birdfest

Feb. 15-17

Join in on three fun-filled days that include professional birding tours, kayak tours, speaker sessi...


Mardi Gras Parade

Feb. 23

Enjoy beautiful floats and catch beads, candy, and moon pies during the Mardi Gras Parade. Kids and ...


3rd Annual Texas Fly Fishing and Brew Festival

March 23-24

This family friendly event will introduce you to various aspects of fly fishing. Both experts and no...

Dance Festival

March 30

This event is a unique opportunity for students and professionals from various organizations in Plan...

Plano ArtFest

April 26-27

This is a free community event built around artistic inclusiveness, creative curiosities, and cultur...

2019 North Texas – Head for the Cure 5K Run/Walk

May 4

Whether you’re a casual walker, a competitive runner, or simply want to support brain cancer resea...


May 4

Numerous cultural demonstrations, performances, and vendors showcase the rich cultures of Asia: Japa...

Port Aransas

Whooping Crane Festival

Feb. 21-24

This festival is a one of a kind event, focused on the whooping crane—the rarest of cranes and one...

Port Arthur

Mardi Gras Southeast Texas

Feb. 28-March 3

Celebrate four days of traditional Mardi Gras fun with parades, concerts, food, street entertainment...

Cajun Fest

April 20

This event celebrates the area’s diverse cultures with music and good food. In the 1700s and 1800...


Junk Hippy

March 8-9

This two-day event features vintage furniture and decor, farmhouse and shabby chic finds, retro and ...


Que on Main Barbecue Cookoff

May 25

Enjoy Texas-style barbecue on Main Street in Salado at the second annual cookoff. Teams from across ...

San Antonio

Confucius Wishing Lanterns

Feb. 9

Enjoy the ethereal experience of casting lanterns into the river in honor of loved ones, hopes, drea...

Asian Festival

Feb. 9

The family-friendly event features musical and cultural performances on multiple stages. Guests can ...

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