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State Park Events

Caddo Homecoming!

Celebrate 100 years of Texas State Parks with a fun-filled weekend of activities at Caddo Lake State Park. The festivities begin on Friday, April 14, with a showing of the 1987 film Harry and the Hendersons beginning at 8 p.m. Show up early to get your popcorn and viewing spot. On Saturday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. visit outreach tables and presentations, go on guided hikes, and try your hand at canoeing, fishing, games, art and a sock hop. On Sunday from 9-11 a.m. the celebration wraps up with a contest for best retro-decorated campsite and a final sendoff event. 

Palmetto State Park

100 Years, 100 Species

Celebrate 100 years of Texas State Parks at Palmetto State Park by helping to identify 100 different native species. Entry is free. 

Ray Roberts Lake State Park - Isle Du Bois Unit 

Greenfest on the Greenbelt

At Greenfest 2023, presented by the Greenbelt Alliance of Denton County, there will be food, fun and games for the entire family.

Mustang Island State Park

Explore the Shore Event

Enjoy a free day at Mustang Island State Park featuring demonstrations and interpretive events focused on the Gulf Coast of Texas.


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South Llano River State Park

100 Years at South Llano River

In attendance at South Llano River’s 100-year celebration: Angora goats and wool, Model T Fords, quilters. The event also features an 8:30 a.m. bird walk, which requires registration.


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Bonham State Park

Texas State Parks 100-Year Celebration

Enjoy natural and cultural table talks and activities for all; learn about fossils, hike the Bois ‘d Arc Trail to see CCC architecture and partake in other fun activities.

McKinney Falls State Park

McKinney Falls Fest:
100-year Celebration   

Bring a chair or blanket to the Visitor Center to hang out and enjoy some music. Pack plenty of water and good shoes for hiking.


 Sonja Sommerfeld / TPWD

Village Creek State Park

Village Creek Fun Day!

The Village Creek Fun Day will feature activities for all ages including primitive skills practice, paddling tutorials, archery, yoga, fishing, guided hikes and more. Entry is free.

Pedernales Falls State Park

Celebration under the Stars

Celebrate 100 years of State Parks with a party under the stars.

Goose Island State Park

Goose Island Extravaganza!

Activities include fishing, archery, kayaking, a star party, demonstrations, food and more.

Inks Lake State Park

100-Year Fun For All Celebration

A fun-filled and all-inclusive day with a variety of programs modified for accessibility needs. Adaptive events will include water recreation, fishing, interpretive programs and perhaps archery.

Brazos Bend State Park

Brazos Bend Expo

This special event brings the community together at Brazos Bend State Park.


Daingerfield State Park

New Experiences, New Memories, A New You 

Daingerfield staff will showcase various activities to experience the outdoors at each person’s comfort level.

Find more events at texasstateparks.org.
Events are subject to change. Check with the park before you go.

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