The Trains at NorthPark

November 17 Dallas, TX

Benefiting Ronald McDonald House of Dallas (RMHD), and presented by Bank of Texas, The Trains at NorthPark will mark its 20th year at NorthPark Center with more than 750 railcars on a 1,600-foot elaborate configuration of tracks and scenes. Each …


Austin Trail of Lights

December 10 Austin, TX

54th Annual Austin Trail of Lights December 10-23, 7-10pm nightly The AUSTIN TRAIL OF LIGHTS is Austin’s largest holiday tradition, attracting roughly 400,000 people on average each year. Produced by the Trail of Lights Foundation, the annual event in Zilker …


MesquiteRodeo Winter Classic

December 28 Mesquite, TX

Come out to our exciting winter rodeo for two days of traditional rodeo events like bull and bronc riding, barrel racing, tie-down roping, and much more. Bring the family to see all the best cowboys and cowgirls in our heated …


Longest Causeway Run

January 12 South Padre Island, TX

This event follows the 6.2 mile (10K) course starting at the Port Isabel Community Center, continuing on to the Queen Isabella Causeway and over the Laguna Madre Bay and ending in front of Louie’s Backyard on South Padre Island. Awards …


People’s Community Clinic Benefit ft. Christopher Cross, Eric Johnson & Monte Montgomery

January 17 Austin, TX

Texas music legends Christopher Cross, Eric Johnson, and Monte Montgomery come together for a one-night only concert, benefitting People’s Community Clinic. Just like this all-star lineup, People’s Community Clinic is an Austin icon with a 50-year history of caring for …



January 22 South Padre Island, TX

This five-day exposition is full of family fun with fantastic speakers covering a variety of coastal outdoor and nature topics. Each day has a different theme and you are sure to learn something new and interesting each day! Website:


SPI Kite Fest

January 31 South Padre Island, TX

Indoor Kite Performance: Thursday, January 31, 2019; 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Advance ticket required with limited seating. Outdoor Kite Performance: Friday & Saturday, Feb. 1 & 2, 2019; 10 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Website:


SPICE Chili Cook-Off

February 9 South Padre Island, TX

This annual FUNdraising event, organized by the volunteers of Walk for Women, is for all who love a good pot of chili, a big batch of beans, great music, and helping a GREAT cause! Website:


Gruene Market Days

February 16 Gruene, TX

Gruene Market Days features more than 100 artisans offering handmade items made by the vendors themselves, including uniquely crafted items and packaged Texas foods. There is free parking and admission and free live entertainment. While you are Gruene Historic District …