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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.

Marble Falls

Walkway of Lights

Nov. 19-Jan. 2

This is one of the biggest holiday events in the Highland Lakes each year. Two million lights on mor...

The Ice Skating Rink in Lakeside Park

Nov. 19-Jan. 1

Ice skating on real ice in Lakeside Park promises to bring a smile to everyone’s face and delight ...


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...

Krewe of Barkus Dog Parade

Feb. 28

Modeled after the original parade in The Big Easy that was created to draw attention to the plight o...


Florence Ranch Homestead's 150th Celebration

Dec. 11

Join Historic Mesquite Inc. as the organization celebrates 150 years of history at Florence Ranch Ho...

Christmas on the Corridor

Dec. 11

This holiday-themed event offers a festive atmosphere with yard games, crafts for children, and infl...

Carols and Cocoa

Dec. 18

Join family and friends in singing traditional Christmas carols plus the city's very own "12 Days of...

Be Mine at the Ranch

Feb. 12

Bring your Valentine to the Florence Ranch Homestead, where guests can enjoy valentine crafts, goodi...

Daddy Daughter Dance

Feb. 19

Fathers and their daughters can spend a fun and memorable evening together at the annual Daddy Daugh...

Winter Gala: A Community Celebration

Dec. 4

The Mesquite Arts Center hosts its Winter Gala, a night of family fun with food and music....

Christmas in the Park

Dec. 4-5

Mesquite Parks and Recreation’s largest annual event, Christmas in the Park, kicks off the holiday...



April 22-24

Taking place the last full weekend of April, Germanfest celebrates German heritage in this North Tex...

New Braunfels

Photos with Cowboy Kringle

Nov. 20-21, 26-28; Dec. 4-5, 11-12, 18-19

Part of Holidays in Gruene, this event welcomes guests to create a Christmas memory with photos with...

Holidays in Gruene: Photos with Cowboy Kringle

December 4-5, 11-12, 17-19

Create a lasting Christmas memory by taking a picture with Cowboy Kringle, Gruene's own brand of San...

Holidays in Gruene: Jingle Bell Run/Walk

Dec. 11

Sponsored by Comal ISD and held in Gruene Historic District, this 29th annual 5K run/walk and kids' ...

Game Day 5K and Tailgate Party

Feb. 13

Burn off some calories in you favorite team jersey then join the tailgate party in Gruene. Participa...


Crockett County 4-H Junior Livestock Show

Dec. 11

Area youth bring their best livestock for the judges to review. Open to the public. 8 a.m.-2 p.m. at...


Grinch's Lair

Nov. 19-21, 26-28; Dec. 3-5, 10-12, 17-19

This Christmas season don't miss a rare opportunity to come see Mr. Grinch locked up in Palestine at...


Lights on the Farm

Nov. 26-Dec. 26

The Heritage Farmstead Museum partners with First Choice Lights to bring North Texas this holiday ev...


Christmas on the Beach

Dec. 5-Jan. 2

Rockport-Fulton presents Christmas on The Beach with a drive-thru celebration of displays on and aro...

Caroling at the Mansion

Dec. 11

Starting at 6:30 p.m., Fulton Mansion comes alive with the Christmas season, offering a candlelight ...

San Antonio


Nov. 19-Jan. 2

San Antonio’s newest holiday event is making its Texas debut. First premiering to sold-out crowds...

San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo Western Heritage Weekend

Feb. 5

Step back in time and celebrate Texas at this kick-off to the San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo. The ...

Stock Show and Rodeo

Feb. 10-27

Since 1949, the San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo has grown to become one of the largest, most presti...


Earth Day Festival and Trade Days

April 30

Learn to live a greener lifestyle at Seguin’s 13th annual Earth Day Festival. See how the town can...

Sugar Land

"Disney Princess: The Concert"

Feb. 4

For generations, Disney’s Princesses have enchanted children with their courage and kindness and m...

Surfside Beach

Island of Nighttime Kites

Dec. 11

Enjoy the lit-up kites of the Surfside Flyers Kite Club at this fourth annual event full of fun for ...

Surfing Santas

Dec. 18

Watch a group of Santas catch waves and hang ten at this fourth annual holiday event. ...

Surfside Food and Art Festival

Jan. 22

There's fun for all ages at this fifth annual event, incuding live music, a chili cookoff, art and f...

Marathon and Half Marathon

Feb. 5

The Surfside Beach Marathon offers something for all runners with a marathon, half marathon, 5K and ...


Christmas with Santa

Dec. 11

Come get free pictures with Santa Claus between 2 and 4 p.m....


Cabin Fever: Stargazing Family Day

Jan. 8

Learn about constellations, meteor showers, and other celestial objects while checking out the night...

Geek Out Family Day

Feb. 5

Want to show off your geeky side? Come out to the museum for Geek Out Family Day. Dress up as your f...


"Erth's Dinosaur Zoo Live"

Jan. 21

Get ready for the ultimate playdate—65 million years in the making. The tour begins in prehistoric...

West Columbia

Candlelight Christmas

Dec. 18

Tour the plantation house to discover the many contributions of different cultures to Christmas in T...

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