9th Annual Resolution 5K

January 8th, 2022 at 1:00 pm. This event will be held at Pepper Creek Trail.

Register at racetemple.com or any Temple Parks & Recreation Center. Pre-Registration: 5K registration fee is $20; 10K is $25. Pre-registration ends January 2nd. Race Day registration available for an additional fee. For more information, call (254) 298-5690.

Bend of the River Christmas

Saturday, December 18th from 11 am to 3 pm at the Reuben D. Talasek Bend of the River Ranch.

$5 per person.  Tickets on sale December 1st at templeparks.com

Join us for a hometown holiday event that will feature snow slides, Cowboy Santa, a snow party, and tons of other activities! There will be delicious treats from the vendors! This event is one you won’t want to miss!

Community Thanksgiving Dinner

Wednesday, November 17th, 6:00 pm-8:00 pm at Wilson Park Recreation Center

This holiday season, join us at the Wilson Park Recreation Center for a community Thanksgiving Dinner. We will provide a free thanksgiving dinner and dessert to each family member who attends. Enjoy some light music and crafts for the whole family!

Registration is required. Register online at templeparks.com or call (254) 298-5740

Dia de Los Muertos Celebration

Tuesday, November 2nd from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm at the Wilson Park Recreation Center.

Viva la raza! Long live the people! Come join Temple Parks and Recreation and celebrate hispanic and Mexican culture and heritage! For Day of the Dead, there will be tons of food, music, dancing, sugar skull face painting, arts and crafts, and more! Bring a picture of one of your loved ones and help us remember our dearly departed on our community ofrenda. Let us celebrate what it truly means to honor and remember our family!


Halloween Splash Bash

Join Temple Parks and Recreation for a family-friendly Halloween swim night at Sammons Indoor Pool! Put on your best costume and bring your swimsuit for a fun night out at the pool. You won’t want to miss this Spook-tacular pool party!

Event is limited to 60 people.  Call Sammons Indoor Pool at (254) 298-5930 to register.

Friday, October 22nd from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. $5 per participant.

Holiday Craft Bazaar

Get a head start on your holiday shopping at the City of Temple’s Holiday Craft Bazaar. All items are handmade and original. This event is free for all shoppers. There is a $25 vendor booth fee and all booths are first come, first serve with approved application.

Saturday, November 6th from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm at the Gober Party House