Mayor's Hike | Saturday, December 5th at 9:00am
Bring water and sunscreen along
Wear comfortable shoes; no flip flops or sandals
Dress for the weather; wear long pants, bring a jacket and a hat
Before starting any wellness program or engaging in physical activity, consult your physician.
Trout Fest 2020 | Saturday, December 5 through Tuesday, December 15
See what you can catch at Cal Young Park! This free family event takes place December 5th through the 15th, and there are different age groups and categories for everyone. All you need to do is go out to Cal Young Park with your fishing gear, catch your fish, scan the QR code that's on one of the signs at Cal Young Park, then upload your fish photo and other information to enter into the contest! Winners will be announced on December 16.
Also, be sure to share your photos on social media (Facebook, Instagram, & Twitter) with the hashtag #GottaCatchATrout for a chance to win a prize!
For those ages 17 and older, a valid Texas Fishing License is required to fish out any public body of water in Texas.
There will be limited loaner tackle available for the event. To reserve a pole, families can call (325) 692-0921 to arrange a pick up time. Families should also plan to return the poles after the event. For more information about the tackle loaner program, click here.
For more information on the Trout Fest, visit the following link. Happy Fishing, everyone!
Abilene Outdoor Adventures | Saturday, June 5 9am-3pm
Mark your calendar for Saturday, June 5, 2021 for our 5th annual Abilene Outdoor Adventures! The event will take place at Cal Young Park (950 T&P Lane) from 9am-3pm. This free, family-friendly event provides educational and fun activities to encourage families to partake in outdoor recreation, conservation/preservation, and wellness. This takes place on Texas free fishing day, so anyone can come out and fish, even if you don't have a fishing license! There will also be angler education, wildlife identification, roping activities, and much much more!
- Evening Easter Egg Hunt
- Mayor's Hike
- Spring Break Camp
- Steam N Wheels Bike Race
- Mother & Son Dance
- Abilene Outdoor Adventures
- Dive In Movies
- Movies in the Park
- Parks and Recreation Month
- Summer Camp
- Fall Festival
- Half Marathon
- Mayor's Hike
- Thanksgiving Dinner at Sears
- Daddy Daughter Dance
- Winter Break Camp