Historical Park Special Events

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Local Fuel – Lattes on Location

Tuesday, May 15

8 – 11 am  •  Service Station - easy walk from Mustang Station Apartments, Dr Pepper StarCenter, Farmers Branch City Hall & DART Event 

Make a pit stop at the Farmers Branch Historical Park Service Station on Tuesday, May 15 to fuel up on good vibes for day. Lattes on Location be serving "Local Fuel" at our pop-up coffee shop. Share a beautiful morning in park with your friends & neighbors over a cup of java. Swing by on the way to work or plan an outdoor meeting. Baked goodies, water & soft drinks also available for purchase.

$3 per cup

• Cappuccino • Lattes • Chia Latte • Caramel Macchiato • Americano • Hot Chocolate

Gourmet Flavors:
• Vanilla • Mocha • White Mocha • Hazelnut • Salted Caramel • Sugar Free Vanilla

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Star Party

Tuesday, May 15 (alternate weather date Thursday, May 17)

Sunset to 9 pm  •  In the Meadow

Depending on the date, telescopes will be focused on Mercury, Jupiter, Venus, the Moon, Planetary Nebulae, Open Star Clusters, Globular Star Clusters, Orion Nebula and Double Stars.


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Bee Day

Wednesday, May 23

10 – 11:30 am

Have you always wanted to know about bee but were to scared to ask?   Join us, for a family friendly event as we discover the wonderful world of bees!  Activities will include a show and tell, crafts and honey tasting. Space is limited and pre-registration is required.

$2 per person


Pop Up Pup Park

Cosponsored by the Farmers Branch Animal Adoption Center
Thursday, June 28

5 – 9 pm (come & go) • In the Meadow

The Historical Park will be transformed into a pop up dog park for one night, be sure to mark your calendar! Activities include secure open play areas, demonstrations, dog-friendly architectural tours, vendor booths and concessions. Dogs must be current on vaccinations.

$5 per dog; humans are free


Independence Day Celebration

Tuesday, July 3

6:30 pm

Farmers Branch always provides one of the few, low-level firework shows in North Texas! A spectacular show will be accompanied by a high-energy dance band on stage, a FREE KidZone area, concessionaires selling festival favorites and more! You don't want to miss this yearly tradition of Patriotism, Family and Fun.

Stop by the General Store to see the 4th of July display featuring merchandise and decorations you could have purchased for your Roaring 20s patriotic party! The General Store will be open during the Independence Day Celebration on July 3rd for a $1 donation.
Tours daily at 2:30 pm.

Visit www.fbspecialevents.com for more details.

Family Star Party

Friday, July 20

7 – 11 pm (come & go)  •  In the Meadow

Bring your own picnic (concession will be for sale) and enjoy the sunset. The Texas Astronomical Society of Dallas will provide a variety of telescopes for viewing the moon, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Venus, Star Clusters, Open Star Clusters, Globular Star Clusters, Planetary Nebulae, Double Stars and summer constellations. In addition, participants are encouraged to bring their own telescopes.


Pickups-N-Panels Car-Truck Shootout

Saturday, September 8

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Murders & Mayhem Tours

Friday & Saturday, October 12 & 13
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Haunts & Houses

Tuesday, October 23

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Vintage Base Ball Triple Header

Saturday, November 3

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