Special Events

Daddy Daughter Dance

Friday, February 8, 2019
6:30pm - 8:30pm

Dads and daughters enjoy the night at this special event planned just for you! The dance will be held at East Texas Builder's Event Center (2023 Alpine Road).

Kid's Fishing Derby

Saturday, February 16, 2019
10:00am - 2:00pm

Families with children under 12 are invited to try their hand at trout fishing! This event takes place at Teague Park Pond. Fish bait is provided and a limited number of rods and reels are available to use for the event. 

MLB Pitch, Hit, and Run Competition

Thursday, March 28, 2019
6:00pm at Hinsley Park Fields

For boys and girls ages 7 - 14
Participants will be divided into age groups; boys and girls will compete separately. Participants choose whether they would like to compete within the baseball or softball category. Each participant will attempt skills in pitching, hitting, and a two - base run. The top three participants in each age group will advance to the sectional competition.
** A peewee version of the Pitch, Hit, and Run Competition will be held for children 3 - 6 years old. The peewee age group will be a local competition only and will compete in the pitch, hit, and single base run.  

Egg Hunt Eggstravaganza

Saturday, April 20, 2019
Kidsview Park

Three separate egg hunts guarantee a great time for people of all ages! Bunny bucks, candies, and coupons to local businesses hide in over 8,000 plastic eggs. The Easter Bunny will be stopping by for pictures throughout the event!
Bunny Level (0 - 6 years old): 2:00pm
Rabbit Level (7 - 16 years old): 2:30pm
Jackalope Adult Level (17 - 100 years old): 3:00pm
Bunny, Rabbit, and Jackalope level egg hunts are free to participate!

For serious egg hunters, we will have a Golden Egg Hunt at 3:30pm with special prizes hidden inside sparkling gold eggs. Must be 13 years old or over to participate in this hunt. $5.00 per person. 


Mother Son Dance

Friday, May 3, 2019
6:30pm - 8:30pm

Moms and sons enjoy the night at this special event planned just for you! Moms, break out those ruby red lips and sons bring on the fatigues because this is a 1940's USO themed event! The dance will be held at East Texas Builder's Event Center (2023 Alpine Road).

Rec Day in the Park

Sunday, June 2, 2019
1:00pm - 5:00pm

Bring the family and friends out to Rec Day in the Park at KidsView Park! This FREE event offers fun games, prizes, face painting, bounce houses, and crafts for all ages!  

Movies in the Park

May 4, 2019 at Lear Park - Ralph Breaks the Internet
August 3, 2019 at Longview Swim Center - Aquaman
September 28, 2019 at Jack Mann Splash Pad
October 26, 2019 at Lear Park

Movie start times vary depending on the season and sunset times. 

Senior Prom

Saturday, September 7, 2019
Times TBA

Not your typical prom night! This event is geared towards our 55 and over crowd. The dance will be held at East Texas Builder's Event Center (2023 Alpine Road).

Rec & Roll 

January 26th at Teague Park
March 2nd at Hinsley Park
April 13th at Kidsview Park
May 25th at Spring Hill Park
June 22nd at Lois Jackson Park
August 24th at Ingram Park
October 5th at Rotary Park
November 9th at Stamper Park
December 14th at Kidsview Park

One of the Parks vans will be loaded down with free fun and games for families of all ages. Challenge yourself to visit each Rec N Roll location! Rec N Roll vans will be on location from 11:00am - 2:00pm.