Brazos River Roundup

Brazos River Roundup

Upper Basin


7 – GRANBURY: 1st Saturday Bird Walk begins at 7 a.m. at 6500 Smoky Hill Ct. Participants are encouraged to bring their binoculars. This event is free of charge.  For more information, please call (817) 326-6005.

11 – JACKSBORO: Jacksboro Garden Club Monthly Meeting starts at 10 a.m. at 400 E. Pine St. This event is free of charge and encourages the public to attend. For more information, please contact Neta Yates at (940) 567-5851.

21 – WEATHERFORD: April Pools Day from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. at Heritage Park located at 315 Santa Fe Dr. To kick off swim season, you first need to learn about the layers of protection when it comes to water safety. Activities include games, food trucks, safety stations and giveaways. Admission is free. For more information, contact Kathryn Lammers at (817) 487-0831 or kathryn@theswimlessonpeople.com.

27-28 – ABILENE: 4th Annual Key City Rhythm & Blues Festival begins at 5 p.m. at Nelson Park Festival Gardens located at E.S. 11th St. and Loop 322. This event features back-to-back nights of great blues music, vendors and food trucks. Please call (325) 734-5306 for further information or visit http://keycityblues.com/tickets.html.


Central Basin

7 – STEPHENVILLE: Cars and Coffee at the Courthouse from 7-10 a.m. located at the Erath County Courthouse. The perfect trifecta of classic cars, coffee and donuts will not disappoint. Admission is free while several vehicles all around the city will be in one place. For more information, please contact Daniel Brock at (254) 485-0577.

21 – WACO: How Does Your Garden Grow? Container Gardening from 10:30 -11:30 a.m. at the South Waco Library located at 2737 S. 18th St. Need a great way to have a flower/vegetable garden but don’t have enough space? Use a variety of containers and you’ll be set. The McLennan County Master Gardeners will attend to give tips on how to make your container garden flourish. View the following link for more information http://www.calendar.wacolibrary.org/event/3916885.

27-28 – TEMPLE: 13th Annual Bloomin’ Temple Festival features over 15 bands, carnival rides, food trucks and vendors. This two-day fest promises to entertain you and your friends. For further festival information, please click the link below.  http://www.bloomintemple.com/2348/Bloomin-Temple-Festival.


Lower Basin

14 – GIDDINGS: Lee County Commissioners Free Clean Up Day from 9 a.m. – noon. Acceptable items include carpeting, mattresses, appliances and furniture. For more information on drop off locations, please visit https://www.giddingstx.com/event-1899837?CalendarViewType=1&SelectedDate=4/23/2018.

14 – COLLEGE STATION: Kid Fish from at 9 a.m. - noon at the Stephen C. Beachy Central Park located at 1000 Krenek Tap Rd. Come join and learn about fish types, species and preferred habitats. The event is free and is perfect for future anglers. For more information, please call (979) 764-3486 or email parks@cstx.gov.

14– SUGAR LAND: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle & Rock Earth Day Celebration from 3 - 7 p.m. at the Sugar Land Town Square located at 15958 City Walk. Come rock out for a great day of free family fun that includes interactive environmental activities that address recycling, upcycling, gardening, clean water, water conservation, tree care and much more. For more details visit https://kslb.org/events/sugar-land-earth-day-celebration/.

22 – BRENHAM: The 9th Annual Sherwood Forest Faire is from 10 a.m.-8 p.m. located at 1883 Old Hwy 20. Featuring archery competitions, comedy shows, unique handcrafts, great food and fun rides. No pets will be allowed. For tickets and other information click below. http://www.sherwoodforestfaire.com/tickets/.

If your group or organization would like to add a future event to the Brazos Basin calendar, please contact Ace Fuller at (254) 761-3115.