Programs & Events

Register for your favorite activities!

Through healthy parks, engaging programs and continuous community support, the Parks Department wants to encourage everyone to connect with their community and the Elgin Parks Department. 

Make sure you reserve your spot early for our events by clicking here.

Stay up to date on our events and programs!

The best way to stay up to date on our programs, classes, leagues and events is by following us on Facebook @ElginTXParks. Not on Facebook? Check back here or call the Recreation Center at 512-285-6434.

You can also pick up our latest program guide at select brochure kiosks in Elgin. 
Sip, Shop and Stroll with Parks and Rec

Join Elgin Parks and Recreation every 2nd Thursday of the Month at the Elgin Depot Museum for lawn games and fun at Sip, Shop and Stroll.

Games available will vary month to month, so be sure to stop by and have some fun! 

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Let's Talk Trees - Educational Sessions at the Elgin Farmer's Market

Veterans' Memorial Park at the Elgin Farmer's Market

Thursday, November 3rd: Tree care and planting, including live tree planting.

Thursday, November 10th: How to prune a tree, including live demonstrations and interactive participation.

Thursday, November 17th: Native trees, learn what to plant and where.

This November the market is hosting a series of three tree care classes in collaboration with Elgin Parks and Rec and the T.R.E.E. Initiative.

Tree Folks will also join us on Nov 3rd with information about their reforestation campaign:

Find out more about the T.R.E.E. Initiative here 

Elgin's TREE Initiative

Fall 2022

Join the Elgin Parks & Recreation Department in “greening” the City of Elgin by planting 150 trees in Elgin for the "Tree Replanting Elgin Experiment" or T.R.E.E. Initiative! We encourage citizens, organizations and businesses to commit to planting one or more trees in their space this November to help grow the green in Elgin for the next 150 years! 

Find out more about how you can get involved here.

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Photos with Santa

Saturday, December 10th, 8AM - 10AM

Elgin Recreation Center, 361 N. HWY 95

Enjoy Christmas carols and a custom hot cocoa bar, write your letter to Santa and mail it to the North Pole, and take photos at our Selfie Station while you wait in line to see the big man himself! SANTA!

Pre-register here so we can ensure enough supplies for everyone!