2013 Schedule of Events
January 21: Martin Luther King, Jr. Observance. Parade and program.
February 18: President's Day: City offices closed.
March 30; Easter Egg Hunt at 10:00 am at Murphy Park. Children will be divided into two age groups, ages one through three; ages four though six. One parent or adult must accompany each child. For more information call or e-mail Deby Lannen at 352-3463.
April 26, Relay for Life® is a fun-filled event designed to celebrate survivorship and to raise money to help the American Cancer Society save lives, help those who have been touched by cancer, and empower individuals to fight back against this disease. Begins at 5:00 pm at Taylor Memorial Field. For more information contact Debbie Grimm at 352-8966.
April 27, Citywide Spring Clean Up sponsored by the City of Taylor Public Works Department starts at 8:00 am – two drop off locations: 1424 N Main at Public Works Department and Welch Street. Free to all residents who must show proof of city residency.
May through October-- Taylor Area Farmer's Market
Local area farmers sell fresh produce at corner of 5th and Main St every Monday and Friday afternoon from 3:00 to 6pm.
May 4th – Taylor Zest Fest . Live talent, food, arts & crafts, children’s activities in downtown Taylor beginning at 10:00 am.
May 25th – City of Taylor swimming pools, Murphy Park Aquatic Center and Robinson Pool, open for the summer.
May 27th – Memorial Day . City offices closed. Garbage services NOT affected.
Taylor Truck and Tractor Pull; at the East Williamson County Arena. Contact Bradley Hines at 512-864-5898 for more information.
July 4th – Taylor Independence Festival Day held at Murphy Park. Tennis tournament. TIF Fireworks at dark. Sponsored by the Taylor Chamber of Commerce.
Taylor Rodeo Association Annual Rodeo. Contact Bradley Hines for more information at 864-5898.
Taylor International BBQ Cook off sponsored by the Taylor Chamber of Commerce at Murphy Park.
September 2nd: Labor Day Holiday . City offices closed. Garbage services NOT affected.
September 11th – 9/11 Parade and Program. This event is sponsored by the Taylor Fire Department and the First Baptist Church. Contact Matthew Whisenant for more information.
September 7: Kid Fish® fishing event for youngsters designed to educate and provide hands-on fishing experiences for children across America. The City of Taylor and other local sponsors host the event from 9 am – noon at Bull Branch Park. Contact Deby Lannen by email or phone 352-3463 for more information. (2006 Photo Gallery)
October 12: City Wide Fall Clean Up from 8-3pm.
October 26: OcTaylor Heritage Festival: Downtown Taylor; sponsored by Taylor Conservation and Heritage Society.
October 31st, - Halloween Spooktacular from 6-9 pm in downtown historical district. For more information contact Deby Lannen at 352-3463.
November 11th – Veterans Day: City offices closed. Garbage services NOT affected.
November 16: Invitational Car Show Downtown Taylor. More information...
November 28-29 Thanksgiving Holidays: City offices closed; NO garbage pickup on Thusday; moved to Friday and Friday pickup moved to Saturday.
December 7 – Christmas Parade of Lights travel down Main Street beginning at 7 pm. Contact Taylor Chamber of Commerce at 512-365-8485.
December 7 - Main Street Christmas Bazaar from 10-4pm. Contact Deby Lannen at 512-352-3463 for more information on the Bazaar.
December 25: NO garbage service on Christmas Day; Wednesday pickup moved to Thursday, Thursday moved to Friday, and Friday regular service will be on Saturday December 28.