2016 Schedule of Events

JANUARY
January 1: City offices and Library Closed. NO garbage services; pickup schedule moved 1 day; Friday pickup on Saturday.

January 18: Martin Luther King, Jr. Observance. Parade starts at Robinson Park followed by program at City Hall.

FEBRUARY
February 15: President's Day: City offices closed.

MARCH/
APRIL

TBD: Citywide Spring Clean Up sponsored by the City of Taylor Public Works Department starts at 8:00 am –3:00 pm with 2 drop off locations: 1424 N Main at Public Works Department and Welch Street. Free to all residents who must show proof of city residency.

March 26 - Easter Egg Hunt at 10:00 am at Heritage Square. Children will be divided into 2 age groups, ages 1 through 3; ages 4 though 6. One parent or adult must accompany each child. For more information call or e-mail Deby Lannen at 512/352-3463.

MAY
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 7 – Taylor Blackland Praire Days . Live talent, food, arts & crafts, children’s activities in downtown Taylor beginning at 10:00 am. Contact Deby Lannen at 512/352-3463 or deby.lannen@taylortx.gov for more information.

May 28 – City of Taylor swimming pools, Murphy Park Aquatic Center and Robinson Pool, open for the summer.
May 30thMemorial Day . City offices closed. Garbage services NOT affected.

JUNE
Taylor Truck and Tractor Pull; at the East Williamson County Arena. Contact Teddy Grimm at 512-970-8756 for more information.

JULY
July 4th – Taylor Independence Festival Day held at Murphy Park. Tennis tournament. TIF Fireworks at dark. ; City Offices closed; Garbage services NOT affected 

July TBD: Taylor Rodeo Association Annual Rodeo. Williamson County Arena, 210 Carlos Parker Blvd. Gates open at 6 pm; rodeo starts at 8 pm with music from 10-midnight on Friday and 10-1 am on Saturday. Contact Teddy Grimm for more information at 512-970-8756.

AUGUST

August 21-22: Taylor International BBQ Cook off sponsored by the Circleville Store, 600 State Highway 95, 5 miles north of Taylor. Call 512-352-6848 for more information or visit http://www.circlevillestore.com

TBD: KidFish at Bull Branch Park. Registration begins at 8:30 am and fishing starts at 9 am. Free to children under age 16.

SEPTEMBER
September 5th: 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. Contact Matthew Whisenant for more information.

TBD: The "Sky's the Limit" Fly a Kite Day. Registration begins at 9 am; event starts at 10 am; judging at 2 pm. Food; prizes, fun! Taylor Regional Park, 210 Carlos Parker Blvd. Call 512-365-7669 for more information as a participant, sponsor, or vendor.

OCTOBER
TBD: City Wide Fall Clean Up from 8-3 pm.

October (2nd Saturday)  Good Life family festival at Bull Branch Park; corner of Davis and North Lynn. 5k race starts a 8 am. All funds raised benefit the Taylor Animal Shelter. Contact Julie Rydell at 512-294-1972 or visit http://www.goodlifetaylor.com for more information.

October 31st - Halloween Spooktacular from 6-9 pm in downtown historical district. For more information contact Deby Lannen at 512-352-3463.

October  - Main Street Car Show: contact Deby Lannen at 512-352-3463

NOVEMBER

TBDArbor Day event at Taylor Regional Park. Contact Mike De Vito for more information at 512-352-5818

November 11th : Veterans Day: City offices closed. Garbage services NOT affected.

November 24-25: Thanksgiving Holidays: City offices closed; NO garbage pickup on Thursday (moved to Friday) and Friday pickup moved to Saturday.

DECEMBER
December 3 – Christmas Parade of Lights travel down Main Street beginning at 7 pm. Contact Tammy Eulenfeld at 512-352-8314.

December 3 - Main Street Christmas Bazaar from 10-4pm. Contact Deby Lannen at 512-352-3463 for more information on the Bazaar.

December 23-26: City offices closed. NO garbage service on Christmas Day; Monday pickup moved to Tuesday; all other days moved one day late.