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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.

Allen

Radha Krishna Temple Chess Club

April 17-Dec. 25

Every first and third Saturday of the month, Radha Krishna Temple hosts a chess tournament. Cash pri...

Austin

Zilker Relays

Sept. 10

In this 10-mile team race, each participant runs a 2.5 mile loop from one central festival/transitio...

2021 Formula 1 Aramco United States Grand Prix

Oct. 22-24

Get ready for a spectacle of speed and sound when Formula 1 returns to Texas. The race weekend exper...

Gazelle Foundation Run for the Water 10-Mile, 5K, and Kids' K

Nov. 7

Run for the Water is the second-largest, fully charity-produced road race in Austin, Texas. The even...

Bandera

Cactus Rose Ultra Trail and Relay Race

Oct. 22-24

On this trail of rugged and brutal beauty, everything cuts, stings, or bites. These races are for th...

Corsicana

Mrs. Texas Pageant

Sept. 16-18

This Texas tradition continues as the Palace hosts the Mrs. Texas Pageant. Events include a fitness ...

Fredericksburg

Live Pari-Mutuel Horse Racing

Aug. 14-15, 28-29

Come out during the summer season for live horse racing at the Fairgrounds’ Class 3 track. Pick yo...

Eisbahn Outdoor Ice Skating

Nov. 26-Jan. 2, 2022

Since 2008, this annual seasonal outdoor ice skating rink has been an integral part of the Christmas...

Frisco

Hall of Fame Induction Weekend Concert featuring Willie Nelson

Oct. 2

Willie Nelson headlines the National Soccer Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony Weekend Concert. This ye...

Grand Prairie

Flowapalooza

Aug. 13-15

Epic Waters Indoor Waterpark is hosting the Flow Tour National Championship. Not only is this annual...

Greenville

Cotton Patch Challenge and Bike Ride

Sept. 18

Join hundreds of bikers from across Texas in tackling the beautiful routes throughout northeast Texa...

Huntsville

Huntsville Half Marathon, Quarter Marathon, and 5K

Oct. 16

The Walker County Fairgrounds host the annual Huntsville Half Marathon and 5K, which celebrates its ...

Jefferson

Diamond Don's National Vintage Motocross

Sept. 8-13

Along with a weekend full of motocross legends, this event includes cross country racing and trials ...

Kerrville

Mountain Bike Fest

Oct. 23-24, 2021

The largest mountain bike festival in Texas appeals to families as well as a wide variety of outdoor...

Mckinney

Crape Myrtle Run 10K, 5K, 1-Mile Fun Run, and Family Festival

Sept. 25

Who isn't ready for some fresh air and morning exercise? Grab your running shoes for McKinney's 15th...

Mesquite

IMCA Sprints

June 5, 12, 19, 26; July 3, 10, 17, 24, 31; Aug. 7, 14, 21

Enjoy the racing season at the Southwest’s most famous dirt track. With its half-mile, oval clay t...

Johnny Suggs Classic

Aug. 7

Enjoy the racing season at the Southwest’s most famous dirt track. With its half-mile, oval clay t...

Guts and Gory Zombie Run

Sept. 18

Zombies are reportedly taking over the park and Camp Rorie Galloway is being evacuated. Do you have ...

New Braunfels

Gruene 10K

Sept. 11

Participants enjoy a leisurely or competitive run through the Texas Hill Country, with medals awarde...

Turkey Trot

Nov. 25

Start your Thanksgiving Day with an exhilarating 5K run/walk through Gruene Historic District. Kids ...

Palacios

Pedal Palacios Bike Ride

Oct. 30

Quiet country roads offer water views and a flat and friendly ride. Proceeds benefit Palacios hike a...

Monstrous 5K Run Bash by the Sea

Oct. 30

Light the night for a great cause: the Boys and Girls Club of Palacios. Dress up in costumes that gl...

Palestine

Dogwood Double 5K and 10K

Oct. 16

Begin your chip-timed road race in Old Town Palestine, in the park behind the famous Oxbow Bakery. T...

Port Aransas

Texas Legends Fishing Tournament

Aug. 4-8

Register to participate in this billfish fishing tournament, where contestants catch and release the...

Hook 'em and Book 'em Fishing Tournament

Aug. 13-14

As one of two fundraisers that the Police Foundation uses to secure funds that benefit the Port Aran...

Anglers on Wheels II

Sept. 17-18

Anglers on Wheels is a free fishing trip for people with disabilities, their friends, and family mem...

Harvest Moon Regatta

Oct. 21-23

The Harvest Moon Regatta is a sailing race that has been hosted by Lakewood Yacht Club every year si...

Port Arthur

Shore Fishing 101

Aug. 8

Sea Rim State Park provides equipment and bait so you can learn how to fish from the shore. All ages...

Shore Fishing 101

Sept. 11, Oct. 9

Sea Rim State Park provides equipment and bait so you can learn how to fish from the shore. All ages...

Schulenburg

Schulenburg Festival

Aug. 6-8

Held every year on the first weekend in August, "the National Party of Texas" features live music by...

Sherman

Celtic Festival and Highland Games

Sept. 25-26

Come to the Sherman Celtic Festival and Highland Games for Celtic dancing, the Viking Village, Scott...

South Padre Island

Ladies Kingfish Tournament

Aug. 6-8

The 40th annual tournament is the first all-ladies tournament in Texas and is divided into two divis...

J.J. Zapata Fishing Tournament

Sept. 10-11

This tournament is a tribute to fallen Special Immigration and Customs Enforcement agent Jaime J. Za...

Triathlon

Sept. 26

In its eighth year of existence, the South Padre Island Triathlon features three different swim, bik...

Walk for Women

Oct. 10

Put a little pep in your step for this annual fundraising weekend with the mission to raise money to...

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