2020 Special Events

Date Title Location Details Time
January 1 New Year's Day All City offices Closed  All day
January 20 Martin Luther King Jr. Day All City offices Closed for the Holiday; MLK march from Fannie Robinson Park to City Hall. begins at 9 am
January 22 Coffee with a Cop 4th Street Grind Come out and have a cup of coffee with members of the Taylor Police Department and get to know your local police officers.  8:30 a.m.-10 a.m.
February 17 Presidents Day All City offices Closed for the holiday All day
March 28 Kite Day Memorial Field Bring your kite! Judging will be at 11:00am 8-11 a.m.
March 9-13 Spring Break at the Library Taylor Public Library Activities, movies & Truck Petting Zoo.  Call the Library for more information:  512-352-3434 Varies
April 10 Good Friday All City offices Closed for the holiday All day
April 11 Easter Egg Hunt
 For details contact Main Street at 512-352-3463
April 18 Citywide Cleanup Public Works    
May 2 Blackland Prairie Days Downtown Taylor  For details contact Main Street at 512-352-3463
May 23  City pool opens Murphy Park Call 512-365-7669 for more information. Hours vary
May 25 Memorial Day All City offices Closed for the holiday All day
May 25 Memorial Day Service Murphy Park | Liberty Gardens,1600 Veterans Dr. Ceremony to honor those fallen veterans. Featuring retired military members speaking, singing, light refreshments. 10 a.m.
June-July Summer Reading Program Taylor Public Library, 801 Vance St. Read books and have fun! For more information, call the Library: 512-352-3434. Varies
July 3 Independence Day Observed All City offices All City offices will be closed in observance of Independence Day All Day
July 4 Independence Day Murphy Park, 1600 Veterans Dr. Parade begins at 9:00a.m. Begin at 7th & Davis and goes along Davis Street to Lake Drive into Murphy Park. Fireworks at dark.  
July 12 Movies in the Park Heritage Square Presented by the Taylor Parks and Recreation Department. Dusk
August  14 Movies in the Park Heritage Square Presented by the Taylor Parks and Recreation Department.  Dusk
September 7 Labor Day All City offices Closed for the holiday All day
August 31- September 3 Honor Guard Academy Wilco EXPO Center Register with the Taylor Fire Department, 512-352-6992 All day
September 11  9/11 Memorial March | Patriot Day Program Main Street Sponsored by the Taylor Fire Department TBA
September 19 KIDFISH Bull Branch Park Sponsored by the Taylor Parks and Recreation Department 9:00 a.m. to noon
October 6 National Night Out Various neighborhoods Hold a block party on this night held to promote police-community partnership. Call Beth at 512-352-5551 for information. 5:pm - 9pm
October 4-10 Fire Prevention Week Taylor Fire Department Contact FD at 512-352-6992 for details All week
October   Neighborhood Cleanup


October 17, 24 Haunted Home Tour Louie Mueller BBQ parking lot Hear about the history and lore of "Old Taylor" as the group strolls through downtown. Two start times. 6:30 & 8:30 p.m.
October 31 Main Street Car Show Downtown Main Street The biggest display of cool cars, new and old! For details contact Main Street at 512-352-3463 10am - 4pm
October 31 Halloween Spooktacular Heritage Square Park Contact Main Street at 512-352-3463 for details 6pm - 8pm
November  Arbor Day Tree Planting Taylor Regional Park & Sports Complex Contact Parks & Recreation at 512-352-5818 9 a.m.
November 11 Veterans Day - observed All City offices Closed for the holiday All day
November 26-27 Thanksgiving holiday All City offices Closed for the holiday All day
December 4 Taylor Wine Swirl Downtown  For details contact Main Street at 512-352-3463  
December 5 Christmas Fair Main Street  For details contact Main Street at 512-352-3463  
December 5 Christmas Parade      
December 12-13 Christmas Home Tour      
December 24-25 Christmas holiday All City offices Closed for the holiday All day