Lake Whitney limestone cliffs

Events Calendar

There's always lots going on at Lake Whitney and the surrounding areas. Look through our calendar of events to see what you want to do on your next Texas Getaway Vacation.

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Chocolate Festival    more >>

February 14, 2019

All things chocolate are featured at this festival, including foods such as chocolate chili.


Meyer Observatory Open House    more >>

February 16, 2019

Each month the Central Texas Astronomical Society hosts an Open House at the Meyer Observatory, located at its Turner Research Station.


Star Party    more >>

February 16, 2019

Evening stargazing with telescopes, binoculars, and knowledge provided by enthusiastic volunteers.


Bass Tournament    more >>

February 23 - 24, 2019

What began in 1955 in Whitney as a local tournament has since grown into a sport where prizes can now reach hundreds of thousands of dollars.

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Bass Tournament    more >>

March 2, 2019

What began in 1955 in Whitney as a local tournament has since grown into a sport where prizes can now reach hundreds of thousands of dollars.


Meyer Observatory Open House    more >>

March 16, 2019

Each month the Central Texas Astronomical Society hosts an Open House at the Meyer Observatory, located at its Turner Research Station.


Star Party    more >>

March 16, 2019

Evening stargazing with telescopes, binoculars, and knowledge provided by enthusiastic volunteers.


Bass Tournament    more >>

March 30, 2019

What began in 1955 in Whitney as a local tournament has since grown into a sport where prizes can now reach hundreds of thousands of dollars.

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Star Party    more >>

April 6, 2019

Evening stargazing with telescopes, binoculars, and knowledge provided by enthusiastic volunteers.


Countywide Garage Sale    more >>

April 12 - 13, 2019

One weekend each spring, Bosque County plays host to over 175 individual sales throughout the county.


Antique Alley Texas    more >>

April 19 - 21, 2019

For more than 10 years now, the third weekends of April and September are home to more than 37 miles of shopping for antiques, western collectibles, automobile memorabilia, quilts, yard sale merchandise, and more.


Meyer Observatory Open House    more >>

April 20, 2019

Each month the Central Texas Astronomical Society hosts an Open House at the Meyer Observatory, located at its Turner Research Station.


Star Party    more >>

April 20, 2019

Evening stargazing with telescopes, binoculars, and knowledge provided by enthusiastic volunteers.


"Mamma Won't Fly" Theatre    more >>

April 20 - 21, 26 - 28, 2019

Lake Whitney Arts typically stages four theatre productions each year. Comedies, dramas, and musicals draw audiences to this intimate local theatre.


Bass Tournament    more >>

April 21, 2019

What began in 1955 in Whitney as a local tournament has since grown into a sport where prizes can now reach hundreds of thousands of dollars.


Star Party    more >>

April 27, 2019

Evening stargazing with telescopes, binoculars, and knowledge provided by enthusiastic volunteers.


Easter Egg Hunts    more >>

April, 2019

Towns all around the Getaway Capital of Texas host Easter egg hunts for the kids.


Chorale Concert   more >>

April, 2019

Composed of approximately 35 singers, the Bosque Chorale offers some of the world's finest choral and orchestral music to area audiences.

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Pro Rodeo    more >>

May 3 - 4, 2019

Rodeo was designated the "official sport of Texas" in 1997 and there's plenty of pro rodeos all around the official "Getaway Capital of Texas".


Meyer Observatory Open House    more >>

May 18, 2019

Each month the Central Texas Astronomical Society hosts an Open House at the Meyer Observatory, located at its Turner Research Station.


Star Party    more >>

May 18, 2019

Evening stargazing with telescopes, binoculars, and knowledge provided by enthusiastic volunteers.


Tour De Norway    more >>

May 18, 2019

Cyclists come from all over Texas to ride the beautiful rolling hills at the top of the Texas Hill Country.


Star Party    more >>

May 25, 2019

Evening stargazing with telescopes, binoculars, and knowledge provided by enthusiastic volunteers.


Memorial Day Weekend Trade Days    more >>

May 25 - 27, 2019

Get ready for a three day weekend full of fun at the annual Hubbard Memorial Day Celebration!


Pro Rodeo    more >>

May 25 - 26, 2019

Rodeo was designated the "official sport of Texas" in 1997 and there's plenty of pro rodeos all around the official "Getaway Capital of Texas".


"Under a Texas Moon" Theatre    more >>

May, 2019

The Tin Building Theatre stages family-oriented comedy, drama and musicals performed by a talented group of local actors.

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Star Party    more >>

June 8, 2019

Evening stargazing with telescopes, binoculars, and knowledge provided by enthusiastic volunteers.


Bass Tournament    more >>

June 9, 2019

What began in 1955 in Whitney as a local tournament has since grown into a sport where prizes can now reach hundreds of thousands of dollars.


Meyer Observatory Open House    more >>

June 15, 2019

Each month the Central Texas Astronomical Society hosts an Open House at the Meyer Observatory, located at its Turner Research Station.


Star Party    more >>

June 15, 2019

Evening stargazing with telescopes, binoculars, and knowledge provided by enthusiastic volunteers.


Texas Pirate Festival    more >>

June, 2019

Adventure, music, and merriment deep in the heart of Texas!

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Fourth of July Fireworks    more >>

July, 2019

The skies at night are big and bright with fireworks every Fourth of July!


Star Party    more >>

July 6, 2019

Evening stargazing with telescopes, binoculars, and knowledge provided by enthusiastic volunteers.


"Broadway's Greatest Hits" Theatre    more >>

July 6 - 7, 12 - 14, 2019

Lake Whitney Arts typically stages four theatre productions each year. Comedies, dramas, and musicals draw audiences to this intimate local theatre.


Meyer Observatory Open House    more >>

July 20, 2019

Each month the Central Texas Astronomical Society hosts an Open House at the Meyer Observatory, located at its Turner Research Station.


Star Party    more >>

July 20, 2019

Evening stargazing with telescopes, binoculars, and knowledge provided by enthusiastic volunteers.

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"Wizard of Oz: The Deleted Scene" Children's Theatre    more >>

August 9 - 11, 2019

Lake Whitney Arts typically stages four theatre productions each year. Comedies, dramas, and musicals draw audiences to this intimate local theatre.


Meyer Observatory Open House    more >>

August 17, 2019

Each month the Central Texas Astronomical Society hosts an Open House at the Meyer Observatory, located at its Turner Research Station.


Star Party    more >>

August 17, 2019

Evening stargazing with telescopes, binoculars, and knowledge provided by enthusiastic volunteers.


Star Party    more >>

August 24, 2019

Evening stargazing with telescopes, binoculars, and knowledge provided by enthusiastic volunteers.

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Texas' Largest Fish Fry    more >>

August 31, 2019

For more than 40 years now, the West Shore Volunteer Fire Department has held its annual fish fry event.


Magical and Medieval Fantasy Faire    more >>

August 31 - September 1, 2019

Adventure, music, and merriment deep in the heart of Texas!


Star Party    more >>

September 14, 2019

Evening stargazing with telescopes, binoculars, and knowledge provided by enthusiastic volunteers.


Antique Alley Texas    more >>

September 20 - 22, 2019

For more than 10 years now, the third weekends of April and September are home to more than 37 miles of shopping for antiques, western collectibles, automobile memorabilia, quilts, yard sale merchandise, and more.


Meyer Observatory Open House    more >>

September 21, 2019

Each month the Central Texas Astronomical Society hosts an Open House at the Meyer Observatory, located at its Turner Research Station.


Star Party    more >>

September 21, 2019

Evening stargazing with telescopes, binoculars, and knowledge provided by enthusiastic volunteers.


Bosque Art Classic    more >>

September, 2019

The Bosque Art Classic, begun in 1986, is an international judged and juried art show held each year in September, at the Bosque Arts Center.


Bass Tournament    more >>

September, 2019

What began in 1955 in Whitney as a local tournament has since grown into a sport where prizes can now reach hundreds of thousands of dollars.

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Pioneer Days    more >>

October 3 - 5, 2019

Downtown Whitney streets close to all but pedestrian traffic for the largest festival in Whitney.


Star Party    more >>

October 5, 2019

Evening stargazing with telescopes, binoculars, and knowledge provided by enthusiastic volunteers.


Middlefaire Renaissance Festival    more >>

October 5 - 6, 2019

Adventure, music, and merriment deep in the heart of Texas!


Fall Fest    more >>

October 19, 2019

Art, cars, crafts, quilts, a poker run, live entertainment, and wine tasting – there's something for everyone at the annual Fall Fest held each year in historic Clifton.


Meyer Observatory Open House    more >>

October 19, 2019

Each month the Central Texas Astronomical Society hosts an Open House at the Meyer Observatory, located at its Turner Research Station.


Star Party    more >>

October 19, 2019

Evening stargazing with telescopes, binoculars, and knowledge provided by enthusiastic volunteers.


National Championship Barbecue Cookoff    more >>

October 26, 2019

Bring your appetite and plan to spend the day at this event with something for everyone.


Bass Tournament    more >>

October, 2019

What began in 1955 in Whitney as a local tournament has since grown into a sport where prizes can now reach hundreds of thousands of dollars.

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Star Party    more >>

November 2, 2019

Evening stargazing with telescopes, binoculars, and knowledge provided by enthusiastic volunteers.


"Doublewide Texas Christmas" Theatre    more >>

November 9 - 10, 15 - 17, 2019

Lake Whitney Arts typically stages four theatre productions each year. Comedies, dramas, and musicals draw audiences to this intimate local theatre.


Meyer Observatory Open House    more >>

November 16, 2019

Each month the Central Texas Astronomical Society hosts an Open House at the Meyer Observatory, located at its Turner Research Station.


Star Party    more >>

November 16, 2019

Evening stargazing with telescopes, binoculars, and knowledge provided by enthusiastic volunteers.


Live Theatre    more >>

November, 2019

The Tin Building Theatre stages family-oriented comedy, drama and musicals performed by a talented group of local actors.

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Norwegian Country Christmas    more >>

December 6 - 7, 2019

A lighted parade, homes tour, special museum exhibits, and Norwegian foods and crafts are all part of this holiday event!


Magnolias & Mistletoe    more >>

December 7, 2019

The town of Hubbard opens its doors to celebrate the Christmas season.


Norwegian Lutefisk Dinner    more >>

December 7, 2019

Come taste a dinner featuring traditional Norwegian lutefisk!


Meyer Observatory Open House    more >>

December 21, 2019

Each month the Central Texas Astronomical Society hosts an Open House at the Meyer Observatory, located at its Turner Research Station.


Star Party    more >>

December 21, 2019

Evening stargazing with telescopes, binoculars, and knowledge provided by enthusiastic volunteers.


Christmas Celebration    more >>

December, 2019

Downtown Whitney stays open late for the Christmas tree lighting, carolers, and Santa Claus. Sidewalks vendors offer unique Christmas gifts.


Christmas Concert    more >>

December, 2019

Composed of approximately 35 singers, the Bosque Chorale offers some of the world's finest choral and orchestral music to area audiences.

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Meyer Observatory Open House    more >>

January, 2020

Each month the Central Texas Astronomical Society hosts an Open House at the Meyer Observatory, located at its Turner Research Station.


Star Party    more >>

January, 2020

Evening stargazing with telescopes, binoculars, and knowledge provided by enthusiastic volunteers.


Bass Tournament    more >>

January, 2020

What began in 1955 in Whitney as a local tournament has since grown into a sport where prizes can now reach hundreds of thousands of dollars.

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