Calendar of Events

No matter what the season, there is always something going on in the City of Blanco. Keeping our residents informed of scheduled events and local happenings is important. 

Know of an upcoming event that we need to add? Give us a call or send us an email and we will be happy to add it for you.

Click here to view the 2023 Holiday Schedule. 

Bindseil Park Events Calendar



Upcoming Events

Blanco Police Department Annual Toy Drive

Begins: 11/21/2022
Ends: 12/15/2022

The Blanco Police Department is hosting their annual toy drive. Please donate new, unwrapped toys for children. You can drop off the toys at one of the following locations: Blanco Police Department, Lowes Grocery Store, Old 300 BBQ, Security State Bank & Trust, The Ranch Smokehouse Deli or Tractor Supply. The deadline that we will expect the toys is Thursday, Dec. 15. Donations will benefit the Highland Lakes Family Crisis Center. If you have any questions contact the Blanco Police Department at 830-833-4375. Merry Christmas!

Twin Sisters Dance Hall: Festival of Texas Fiddling

Begins: 12/2/2022
Ends: 12/3/2022

2nd Mile Rec Center Community Christmas Celebration

Begins: 12/3/2022 - 4:00 PM
Ends: 12/3/2022 - 7:00 PM

Bring your family and friends for a fun and free event! Food, games, music, crafts, and SANTA!

P&Z Regular Meeting

Begins: 12/5/2022 - 6:30 PM
Ends: 12/5/2022

Echo Sculpture Garden Grand Opening

Begins: 12/10/2022 - 11:00 AM
Ends: 12/10/2022

Reading Between the Wines

Begins: 12/10/2022 - 10:00 AM
Ends: 12/10/2022 - 12:00 PM

Meet the Authors & Holiday Book Sale

Join us for festive music by harpist Susan Marshall. Enjoy complimentary mimosas or orange juice sprintzers, coffee and sweet treats provided by Redbud Cafe. Signed books make great holiday gifts. Authors include: Dr. Jim Giles, Laural Harris, Dr. Scott Hoyer, J.R. Knoll, Iris Brodbeck Macek, DuAnne Redus, Eddy Rogers, Dr. Mark Standley, Cathy Sydlo Wilkes, and E. Jane Wyatt. 

Location: Gem of the Hills, 2233 US HWY 281 N. Blanco, Texas 78606

A One Night Only Exclusive Culinary Event

Begins: 12/10/2022

City Council Regular Meeting

Begins: 12/13/2022 - 6:00 PM
Ends: 12/13/2022

Blanco Lighted Holiday Parade

Begins: 12/17/2022 - 6:00 PM
Ends: 12/17/2022

Online Sign Up Link

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Blanco Market Day

Begins: 12/17/2022 - 9:00 AM
Ends: 12/17/2022 - 4:00 PM

City Closure

Begins: 12/23/2022
Ends: 12/26/2022

The city offices will be closed in observance of Christmas. Offices will reopen on Tuesday, Dec. 27. 

BHPC Regular Meeting

Begins: 12/26/2022 - 6:00 PM
Ends: 12/26/2022

City Closure

Begins: 12/30/2022
Ends: 12/30/2022

The city offices will be closed in observance of New Year's Eve. 

Annular Solar Eclipse

Begins: 10/14/2023
Ends: 10/14/2023

Total Eclipse

Begins: 4/8/2024
Ends: 4/8/2024

On April 8, 2024, there will be a total eclipse of the sun. The majority of Blanco County will be in the "area of totality." We are expecting many visitors to our county starting April 5. More information will be posted as the date gets closer.