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Workshop: Young Adventurers—Super Stacker

Jan. 7

Young Adventurers are early childhood workshops that introduce young scientists and artists to basic...

Homeschool Days: Robotics

Jan. 8

These special workshops explore STEM concepts for K-12th graders. With Robotics, elementary students...

Webelos Workshop: Earth Rocks!

Jan. 18

Become a geologist as you hunt for rocks, learn about geological features in the Rio Grande Valley, ...

Homeschool Days: Life Science

Feb. 5

These special workshops explore STEM concepts for K-12th graders. With Life Science, elementary stud...

Cadette Girl Scouts: Outdoor Art Apprentice

Feb. 29

Be inspired by nature as you create art outdoors, learn about female artists, and experiment with na...

Young Adventurers Workshop: Bubble Bubble

April 7

These workshops introduce young scientists and artists to basic concepts. Each day features a themed...

Bunny Bash

April 11

Join along for an egg-cellent celebration all day. There is an egg hunt, museum activities, exhibits...

Young Adventurers Workshop: Sink or Float

May 5

These workshops introduce young scientists and artists to basic concepts. Each day features a themed...

Mckinney

Dinosaurs Live!

Aug. 31-Feb. 17

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

Krewe of Barkus Mardi Gras Dog Parade

Feb. 23

Historic downtown McKinney calls in all dogs and dog lovers for a dog parade, costume contest, and d...

Mesquite

Daddy Daughter Dance

Feb. 8

Come be a part of Mesquite's annual Daddy Daughter Dance. The dance is open to the public of all age...

New Braunfels

Photos with Cowboy Kringle

Dec. 1, 7-8, 14-15, 21-22

Create a Christmas memory by taking photos with Cowboy Kringle, Gruene's own brand of Santa. Picture...

Game Day 5K and Tailgate Party

Feb. 2

Come in your favorite team jersey and burn some calories at this 5K and tailgate party. Earn a footb...

Palestine

The Polar Express Train

Nov. 15-Dec. 28

This magical story comes to life the minute the train departs the Palestine Depot for the journey to...

The Polar Express Train

Nov. 16-Dec. 28

The Palestine Depot offers a festive holiday setting featuring lights, tinsel, garland, and costumed...

Grinch's Lair at the Texas Jail House

Nov. 22-24, 29-30; Dec. 1, 6-8, 13-15, 20-22

You never know what ridiculousness the Grinch is up to at the Grinch's Lair. A Who's Who of Whoville...

Pflugerville

Deutschen Pfest

May 15-17

Pflugerville’s most popular pfestival, the Deutschen Pfest is always bursting with pfun beginning ...

Plano

Lantern Light Celebration

Dec. 7-17

Stroll around four acres amid the glow of lantern light and delight in wagon rides, historic demonst...

Daddy Daughter Dance

Jan. 12

Enjoy an evening of music and dancing for fathers (or other significant male in the family) and youn...

Train Show

Jan. 18-19

The Dallas area Train Show offers two full days of clinics and home layout tours for model train afi...

Richardson

"Judy Moody and Stink"

Feb. 23

This dynamic sister and brother duo take audiences on a hilarious adventure. After seeing her classm...

Richmond

Campfire Christmas

Dec. 14, 21

Journey back in time at this one-of-a-kind immersive program. The format features tours at each of t...

Children's Campfire Christmas

Dec. 20

The children’s Campfire Christmas is back this year with a new batch of Christmas fun. Participate...

New Year's Eve Historical Bash

Dec. 31

A special New Year's Eve bash will be held on Dec. 31. Prepare for the countdown with historical mas...

San Angelo

Family Day Mystery at the Museum

Jan. 11

Free art activities for children and their families....

Family Day Lunar New Year

Feb. 8

Free art activities for children and their families....

San Antonio

Barbecue Cookoff and Festival

Jan. 24-25

Featuring some of the world's best competitive barbecue teams, live music, family activities, a trad...

Stampede 5K Run/Walk

Feb. 1

An event for the whole family, the Stampede 5K Run/Walk ends at historic La Villita, where participa...

Seguin

Hotshot's Fish Fry and Washers Tournament

March 20

Mark your calendars for the 10th annual fish fry. This year includes a washers tournament with some ...

South Padre Island

Holiday Sand Castle Village

Nov. 30, 2019-Jan. 13, 2020

The spirit of Christmas is a sight to behold at Holiday Sand Castle Village. Filled with awe-inspiri...

Winter Outdoor Wildlife Expo

Jan. 21-25

This five-day exposition is a family-friendly way to learn about the wildlife and environment of the...

SPI Kite Fest

Jan. 30-Feb. 1

What started out as a mere "fun fly" is now one of the biggest kite festivals in the country....

Sugar Land

"Into the Woods" Jr.

Jan. 3-5

National award-winning performing arts studio and theatre Inspiration Stage presents this junior pro...

"Lyle the Crocodile: The Musical"

Feb. 28-March 1

The young talented actors of Inspiration Stage perform in "Lyle the Crocodile: The Musical," based o...

Temple

Family Day: Cabin Fever

Jan. 4

No need to fret that the holidays are over, come join along for a fun pajama party family day. You d...

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