Special Events

The City of Round Rock Parks and Recreation hosts athletic, cultural and family events each year to make positive and memorable experiences for the Round Rock community.16752753484_a29cfeeb40_o

Christmas Towne at the Old Settlers Association

Christmas Towne features light displays, full-scale carnival rides, light maze, pedal go kart rides, holiday food, entertainment and more.

Daddy-Daughter Dance

Just in time for Valentine’s Day in February, Dads can enjoy a special dance with their daughters at the Daddy-Daughter Dance with refreshments, dance contest and professional pictures.

Donut Dash 5K
Are you ready to run, eat a dozen Round Rock Donuts and run again? Donut Dash 5K offers several divisions for the entire family.

Flashlight Easter Egg Hunt

In spring, the Easter Bunny hops by for Round Rock’s Flashlight Easter Egg Hunts, at Old Settlers Park. Enjoy a Movie in the Park after the hunts.

Fall Fun Festival

The Fall Fun Festival in October is a fun and free event for toddlers and preschoolers with carnival games, a hayride and more. Come in your Halloween costume!

Sertoma July 4th Parade/Frontier Days Celebration

Our July 4/Frontier Days Celebration includes a parade, FREE ice cream, skydivers, carnival rides and more.

Juneteenth Rhythm and Ribs Festival

Enjoy a two days of music, rides and barbecue at the Juneteenth Festival.

Light Up the Lake
BIG & GLOWING holiday cheer coming to Round Rock for 2 amazing nights in December! Join us for Light Up the Lake, a FREE NEW 2-day holiday festival around the lake and festival area at Old Settlers Park.

Muddy Miler Family Adventure

The Muddy Miler Family Adventure is a mud run for the entire family! Be warned! You will get muddy from head to toe during this adventure at Old Settlers Park.

Play Ball for All

The Play Ball for All event is for children with special needs. Individuals ages 5-21 with disabilities to take part in a once in a lifetime event, allowing them to experience playing on the same field as their favorite Round Rock Express players.

Night Rider Family Bike Ride

The Night Rider Family Bike Ride is a non-competitive family bike ride and Block Party at night through the beautiful areas of Round Rock. Night Rider is a fun ride and party, not a race. Bicyclists will be allowed to ride at their own safe pace.

Family Campout

Spend the Night in Old Settlers Park. Join us for the Family Campout and National Hunting and Fishing Day.

Reindeer Run

The Reindeer Run is a 5K fun run to raise money for building a Play for All Abilities Park in Round Rock for children with cognitive or physical challenges.

Rockin’ Around the Holidays Bazaar

The annual Rockin’ Around the Holidays Bazaar at Clay Madsen Recreation Center offers more than 90 vendors for holiday shopping in early November.

Trunk or Treat for Special Needs Kids

Trunk or Treat is a FREE family-centered event for special needs kids. It encourages active participation for children with various disabilities or limitations. Trick or Treat from car to car, trunk to trunk.

Therapeutic Recreation Programs

Programming designed for kids and adults with special needs or limitations.