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Click HERE for info on how to be a food vendor at special events.

Click HERE for a complete list of 2016 - 2017 Special Events.

Click HERE for Special Events Application.

Click HERE for Special Events Sponsorship Packet.


HH City of Frost Fest Logo 8in
13th ANNUAL FROST FEST
Friday, December 9, 2016
Market Heights Shopping Center, 201 E. Central Texas Expressway
5:30pm-8:30pm

Click HERE for application
Click HERE for Sponsorship packet
Click HERE for a list of vendors

Come join your friends and neighbors to help kick off your Christmas holiday season. Enjoy free hot chocolate and cookies, music, SANTA and more. Don't forget to register for the Gingerbread House Contest and buy gifts at the Holiday Farmers Market. Make sure to bring your cameras to take pictures with SANTA!


Snowflake Sponsorship 2016

In Kind Donations 2016

 


Gingerbread House 2016

Gingerbread House Contest
Friday, December 9, 2016
5:30pm-8:30pm
Market Heights Shopping Center, 201 E. Central Texas Expressway
Click HERE for entry form

Enter your 100% edible Gingerbread House in our Annual Contest. Turn in your entry form by Friday, December 2. Make sure to drop off your house 3:00pm-5:00pm in the Santa Tent at our 13th Annual Frost Fest.

More info 254.953.5466 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Div. III Area 5 1st Place 2505 Boxwood Drive 1

17th ANNUAL HEIGHTS LIGHTS ON PARADE

Outdoor Lighting/Decorating Contest - Judging
Registration: November 1, 2016 - December 6, 2016
Judging & Voting: Monday, December 12, 2016 - Wednesday, December 14, 2016
6:00 pm
City Wide

The best season of the year is right around the corner – Christmas. The City of Harker Heights Parks and Recreation Department will be hosting its annual Christmas outdoor lighting/decorating contest within the city limits of Harker Heights. Each division will have two categories: owner decorated and professionally decorated. There will be awards for 1st place, 2nd place, and People’s Choice in Division I, Division II and Division IV. In Division III there will be 1st place, 2nd place, and People’s Choice awarded per area. For People's Choice, citizens can visit our website at www.ci.harker-heights.tx.us/parks for a list of the entries’ addresses and drive around to judge for their favorite. Then they will return to the website to place their vote.

To register for this FREE contest fill out an entry form and return by 9:00 pm on Tuesday, December 6, 2016 to: Recreation Center (307 Miller’s Crossing), or Activities Center (400 Indian Trail), or by email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or fax to (254) 953-5467.

Click here for an entry form.

Area Maps:
Overview
Area 1
Area 2
Area 3
Area 4
Area 5
Area 6

For more information email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or call 254.953.5465.


Giving Tree Box Sign


Giving Tree
November 29 - December 9, 2016
Drop off location: Activities Center, 400 Indian Trail

Citizens can donate unwrapped gifts that will go to KISD H.A.R.P (Homeless Awareness Response Program) students. These are students who may otherwise not receive gifts for the holiday season.

More info contact Heather Buller at 254.953.5493 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  


Seed Plant Swap Flier 1.14.2017

 

 

Seed & Plant Swap
Saturday, January 14, 2017
1:00pm-2:30pm
Activities Center
400 Indian Trail

 

This free event is for community members to bring in seeds, bulbs, and/or cuttings (no hybrid seeds please) to share and swap. Please make sure that the seeds are clearly labeled in an envelope, baggie, or container. Labels should include the name of the plant, growing instructions, and a picture of the plant if possible. Labels and baggies will be provided. It is not mandatory to bring something to swap. There will be garden centered vendors at the event to share information.

More info 254.953.5466 or
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Mark Your Calendar


 
SEED & PLANT SWAP
Saturday, January 14, 2017
1:00pm-2:30pm
Activities Center, 400 Indian Trail
For more information email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 254.953.5493.

8th ANNUAL VALENTINE'S FAMILY DANCE

Tuesday, February 14, 2017
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Activities Center, 400 Indian Trail
For more information email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or call 254.953.5465.


CAMP HEIGHTS 2017 - SPRING BREAK DAY CAMP
March 13 - 17, 2017
7:30 am - 5:30 pm
Location TBD
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22nd ANNUAL EASTER EGG HUNT
Friday, April 14, 2017
5:30 pm
Harker Heights Community Park (Ball Fields 1-4), 1501 E. FM 2410

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ARBOR DAY TREE PLANTING  
April 2017
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8th ANNUAL LEMONADE DAY FT. HOOD
AREA

May 6, 2017
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7th ANNUAL FARMERS MARKET 2017
Saturdays, May - October, 2017
8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Seton Medical Center Harker Heights, 850 W. Central Texas Expressway
For more information click HERE or call 254.953.5493.

MEMORIAL PARADE &
CEREMONY
May 2017
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CAMP HEIGHT 2017 - SUMMER DAY CAMP
June - August 2017
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TEEN POOL PARTY
Summer 2017

7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Carl Levin Park Pool, 400 Miller's Crossing
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FUN DAY IN THE PARK
July 2017
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location TBD
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JULY 2017
Park and Recreation Month


12TH ANNUAL HALLOWEEN HOOPLA
Tuesday, October 31, 2017
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Harker Heights Community Park, 1501 E. FM 2410
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VETERANS CEREMONY 2017
Friday, November 10, 2017
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Harker Heights Recreation Center, 307 Miller's Crossing
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