2019 Special Events

Date Title Location Details Time
January 1 New Year's Day All City offices Closed  All day
January 16 Coffee with a Cop Citizens National Bank 316 N. Main St. 8:30am - 10am
January 21 Martin Luther King Jr. Day All City offices Closed for the Holiday; MLK march from Givens Community Center to City Hall via 4th St., 512/567-5585 begins at 9 am
February 18 Presidents Day All City offices Closed for the holiday All day
March 11-14 Spring Break at the Library Taylor Public Library Activities, movies & Truck Petting Zoo.  Call the Library for more information:  512-352-3434 Varies
April 19 Good Friday All City offices Closed for the holiday All day
April 20 Easter Egg Hunt Heritage Square Park Hunt begins at 10 am; three age groups; parent or adult must accompany each child.  Contact Debbie Charbonneau for more info at 512-352-3463. 10 am
May 4 Blackland Prairie Days Downtown Taylor Talent, food, arts and crafts, children's activities. Contact Debbie Charbonneau at 512-352-3463. 10 a.m.
May 25 (tentative) City Pools open Robinson Park, Murphy Park Call 512-365-7669 for more information. Hours vary
May 27 Memorial Day All City offices Closed for the holiday All day
May 27 Memorial Day Service Murphy Park | Liberty Gardens,1600 Veterans Dr. Ceremony to honor those fallen veterans. Featuring retired military members speaking, singing, light refreshments. 10 a.m.
June-July Summer Reading Program Taylor Public Library, 801 Vance St. Read books and have fun! For more information, call the Library: 512-352-3434. Varies
June  Movie in the Park Taylor Regional Park  Movie presentation: "Despicable Me 3" -- Free family-friendly movie; bring chairs, blankets, snacks At Dusk
July 4 Independence Day Festival Murphy Park, 1600 Veterans Dr. Tennis tournament. Fireworks at dark. TBA
July 4 National Holiday All City offices Closed for the holiday All day
July  Movie in the Park Taylor Regional Park Enjoy a free movie:  "Pete's Dragon" - bring chairs, blankets, snacks. Pets must be on a leash.  
August 17 KIDFISH Bull Branch Park Free to public 8:00AM to noon
August  Movie in the Park Taylor Regional Park Scheduled movie: "Coco" -- Free and family friendly; bring chairs, blankets, snacks and enjoy! At dusk
September 2 Labor Day All City offices Closed for the holiday All day
September 9-12  Honor Guard Academy Wilco EXPO Center Register with the Taylor Fire Department, 512-352-6992 All day
September 11  9/11 Memorial March | Patriot Day Program Main Street Sponsored by the Taylor Fire Department TBA
October  National Night Out Various neighborhoods Hold a block party on this night held to promote police-community partnership. Call Beth at 512-352-5551 for information. TBA
October  6-12 Fire Prevention Week Taylor Fire Department Details TBA All week
October  6-12 Fall Clean Up   Contact Public Works at 512/352-5818  
October  Haunted Home Tour Louie Mueller BBQ parking lot Hear about the history and lore of "Old Taylor" as the group strolls through downtown. Two start times. 6:30 & 8:30 p.m.
October  Main Street Car Show Downtown Main Street The biggest display of cool cars, new and old! Details TBA TBA
October 31 Halloween Spooktacular Heritage Square Park Details TBA TBA
November 2 Arbor Day Tree Planting   Contact Public Works at 512/365-7669  
November 11 Veterans Day - observed All City offices Closed for the holiday All day
November 28-29 Thanksgiving holiday All City offices Closed for the holiday All day
December  Holiday Homes Tour TBA Tour several of Taylor's lovely historic homes decorated for the holidays. Contact the Chamber of Commerce. 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.
December 24-25 Christmas holiday All City offices Closed for the holiday All day