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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.

Abilene

Zoobilation Gala

April 24

Feel like a celebrity as you arrive in style with valet service before walking the red carpet with a...

Big Country Air and Expo

May 1

A weekend full of fun and flight features a variety of static and in-air displays on the grounds of ...

Children's Art and Literacy Festival

June 10-12

Two and half days of fun promote reading and art. Thursday includes an art exhibition of the picture...

World Giraffe Day Festival

June 19

Fun activities are in store for a giraffe-filled weekend. A portion of the giraffe feeding experienc...

Austin

Big Squeeze 2021 Conjunto Semi-Finals From Home

April 17

The 15th annual Big Squeeze returns with an all-virtual program including the Conjunto Semi-Finals. ...

Bat Fest

Aug. 28

Come see 1.5 million Mexican free-tailed bats emerge from under the Congress Avenue Bridge at dusk. ...

Bat Fest

Aug. 29, 2021

Come see 1.5 million Mexican free-tailed bats emerge from under the Congress Avenue Bridge at dusk. ...

Bandera

Cowboys On Main

June 5, 12, 19, 26

Find all kinds of free cowboy fun in downtown Bandera every Saturday this summer. Possible activitie...

RiverFest

June 26

Kayak races and rentals, a river rodeo, a car show, live music, children's activities, and a barbecu...

Frontier Times Jamboree

June 27

Bring your lawn chair and enjoy an afternoon of live music with new hosts each month at this outdoor...

Cowboys On Main

July 3, 10, 17, 24, 31

Find free cowboy fun in downtown Bandera. Activities in past years have included chuck wagon storyte...

Fourth of July Pet Parade

July 4

All pets—anything you can lead, ride, or carry—are welcomed to participate in this Fourth of Jul...

National Day of the American Cowboy

July 24

Enjoy a fun-filled day around the courthouse with live music, reenactments, arts and crafts, childre...

Ridin' the River Cowboy Fellowship Ranch Rodeo

July 24

Come watch teams of four made up of youth under 16 or women as they complete in three everyday ranch...

Frontier Times Jamboree

July 25

Bring your lawn chair and enjoy an afternoon of live music with new hosts each month at this outdoor...

Cowboys On Main

Aug. 7, 14, 21, 28

Find free cowboy fun in downtown Bandera. Activities in past years have included chuck wagon storyte...

Frontier Times Jamboree

Aug. 29

Bring your lawn chair and enjoy an afternoon of live music with new hosts each month at this outdoor...

Cedar Park

Greater Austin Comic Con

June 18-20

Celebrate all things pop culture. This event includes vendors, gaming competitions, cosplay contests...

Clute

"You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown"

July 9-11; July 16-18

This musical comedy is based on the characters created by cartoonist Charles M. Schulz in his comic ...

Great Texas Mosquito Festival

July 29-31

A three-day fun-filled, family event. There are many booths with a variety of foods, along with arts...

Columbus

Magnolia Days Festival

May 14-15

Held on the courthouse square under the shade of 100-year-old live oak and magnolia trees, the Magno...

Independence Day Celebration

July 4

Columbus hosted the very first Fourth of July celebration in the state of Texas in 1826 and the trad...

Corpus Christi

Buc Days

April 29-May 9

Since 1938, the Buccaneer Commission, a nonprofit organization, has annually staged the Buccaneer Da...

Kemp's Ridley Sea Turtle Hatchling Release

June 1-July 31

The Padre Island National Seashore celebrates more than 40 years of the conservation of Kemp's ridl...

Dallas

"The Science of Guinness World Records"

March 6-Sept. 6

Discover the marvels of Guinness World Records attempts and the science (and secrets) behind their t...

"Cinderella"

June 4-5

Ballet North Texas presents "Cinderella," rescheduled from its original spring 2020 premier date. Th...

Denton

Art After School

Feb. 2, 9, 16, 23; March 2, 9, 23, 30; April 6, 13, 20, 27

Presented by the Greater Denton Arts Council, the Art After School program are four-week sessions ge...

Greater Donuts Arts and Crafts

Feb. 20-July 17

Find family fun at the art center each month with free donuts, coffee, crafts, and art exhibits to s...

El Paso

Viva! El Paso

June-July

Enjoy El Paso’s own outdoor musical extravaganza, in the McKelligon Canyon Amphitheatre. This colo...

Fort Worth

Mayfest

April 29-May 2

Fun for the whole family, the annual Mayfest takes place in Trinity Park located off of University D...

Fredericksburg

Crawfish Festival

May 28-30

Sponsored by the Fredericksburg Jaycees, this festival serves up great Cajun food, live music, and a...

July Fourth Community Parade and Patriotic Program

July 4

Originally started in 1991 by a group of community-minded friends, this small-town patriotic parade ...

July Fourth Fireworks Display

July 4

This annual fireworks display is sponsored by the city of Fredericksburg and takes place from the go...

"Beauty and The Beast Jr."

July 15-18

Fredericksburg Youth Theater presents this adaptation of the musical that is based on the original B...

Texas Ranger Day and History Symposium

Aug. 7

Honoring those who have served and those still commissioned, Texas Rangers Day is a two-part event t...

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