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Blanket Bingo

Aug. 20

The popular park favorite is back. Join along for an exciting new season of Blanket Bingo, benefitin...

Blanket Bingo

Sept. 17

Join along for an exciting new season of Blanket Bingo, benefiting Market Square Park and Buffalo Ba...

Blanket Bingo

Oct. 15

Join along for an exciting new season of Blanket Bingo, benefiting Market Square Park and Buffalo Ba...

Ingram

Kerr County Celtic Festival and Scottish Highland Games

Oct. 10-11

Celebrate Celtic heritage with athletic contests, a Highland dance competition, food, music, and tra...

Jacksonville

Trunk or Treat

Oct. 26

Celebrate Halloween in a safe environment with this annual Trunk or Treat. Festivities are targeted ...

Jefferson

Historic Jefferson Railway Labor Day Celebration

Sept. 5

Celebrate Labor Day aboard an antique train and come see the Support Our Troops display. Active mili...

Antique Tractor Show

Sept. 18-19

Along with a newly added swap meet, this year's event includes a tractor show and parade, a slow tra...

Antique Tractor Show

Sept. 19

This event includes a tractor parade, slow tractor race, and lots of awards. A swap meet has been ad...

Burn Benefit

Oct. 9-11

Each year in October, an annual motorcycle rally takes place in Jefferson in order to raise money fo...

Christmas Parade and Tree Lighting Ceremony

Nov. 30

The holiday season gets underway at this parade that begins downtown and ends at Lions Park and the ...

Kerrville

Run for Riverside 5K

Sept. 5

The sixth annual 5K run and walk along the Kerrville River Trail offers live music, door prizes, and...

Carden Circus

Sept. 15-16

For over 50 years the Carden family has been bringing an astonishing and awe-inspiring show to peopl...

Triathlon Festival

Sept. 26-27

Run, bike, or swim in eight different distance events at this athletic festival that also includes a...

Fall Native Plant Sale and Festival

Oct. 3

At this family-friendly event, you can find a native plant and tree sale, expert advice for success ...

Movies in the Park: Halloween Movie Month

Oct. 3, 10, 31

Load up the car and bring the kids, blankets, and flashlights for free popcorn and a Halloween-theme...

Kerrville Folk Festival

Oct. 8-18

The longest continuously running music festival in the United States offers 18 days and nights of mu...

River Festival

Oct. 17

Bring your lawn chairs and/or blankets and come out and enjoy live music, games, river activities, a...

Chalk Festival

Oct. 17-18

This sixth annual festival celebrates the art of street painting, with a kids' chalk zone, face pain...

Kerr County Fair and Carnival/Midway

Oct. 22-25

The 41st annual county fair includes vendors, a petting zoo, children’s activities, judged exhibit...

A Night at the Museum

Oct. 24

Get spooked with ghost stories, a costume contest, food trucks, live music, and family fun. ...

Haunted Ghoul Pool

Oct. 24-25

The Olympic Pool is transformed into a ghoulish haunted house for a night of goosebumps, spooks, and...

Pumpkin Run and Harvest Festival

Oct. 31

At the 10th annual Pumpkin Run, come dressed in costume and then stay for the Harvest Festival, a fr...

Family Fright Night

Oct. 31

Activities include trick or treating, games, and a costume contest....

La Grange

Fayette County Fair

Sept. 3-6

Taking place every year on Labor Day weekend, the Fayette County Fair offers all of the events and a...

Schmeckenfest

Dec. 5

The 13th annual Schmeckenfest is a Christmas festival that kicks off the holiday season. The parade ...

Levelland

S.P.O.T.C. Dog Agility Trials

Aug. 5-9

See dogs in competition at these agility trials. The South Plains Obedience Training Club of Lubbock...

Liberty

Liberty Opry

June 27, July 25, Aug. 29

Family entertainment for all ages, Liberty Opry features live music with a little comedy, too. Gospe...

Llano

Rock'N Riverfest

Sept. 4-6 (rescheduled date)

Gather at the Llano River for a day of fun with jet ski races, vendors, food, music, a car show, pet...

Longview

Longview Kennel Club AKC Dog Show (CANCELED)

July 25-26

Purebred dogs attract enthusiasts from across the U.S. as Longview conducts this American Kennel Clu...

Madisonville

Fourth of July Celebration (Postponed)

Sept. 5 (new date)

Celebrate Independence Day at Light Up the Night, a family-friendly event that offers live entertain...

Haunted Fairgrounds

Oct. 26-31

The Madisonville Volunteer Fire Department hosts an outdoor haunted trail through the fairgrounds. T...

Magnolia

Stroll Thru the Renaissance

Sept. 26

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

Mckinney

Ice Cream Crank-Off and Festival

July 19

The coolest place to be on National Ice Cream Day is at the 25th annual Ice Cream Crank-Off and Fest...

Dinosaurs Live!

Sept. 5, 2020-Feb. 15, 2021

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

Mesquite

Parks and Recreation Month

July 1-30

This July, discover all Mesquite Parks and Recreation has to offer. Low cost or free daily activitie...

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.


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