Kid Friendly Events

Children's programs at the park appeal to a range of ages and interests and make learning about nature a fun experience. Join in the kid friendly events at Phil Hardberger Park.

Event Starts Location Individual Price Available Register
Starting Out Wild: BEARS Wednesday, Sep 26, 2018 10:00 am Urban Ecology Center at Phil Hardberger Park (PHP West) $0.00 0
Registration closed.
Starting Out Wild: BEARS Thursday, Sep 27, 2018 10:00 am Urban Ecology Center at Phil Hardberger Park (PHP West) $0.00 0
Registration closed.
Starting Out Wild: BEARS Friday, Sep 28, 2018 10:00 am Urban Ecology Center at Phil Hardberger Park (PHP West) $0.00 0
Registration closed.
Growing Up Wild: Spider Web Wonders Wednesday, Oct 3, 2018 10:00 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 0
Registration closed.
Growing Up Wild: Spider Web Wonders Thursday, Oct 4, 2018 10:00 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 0
Registration closed.
Growing Up Wild: Spider Web Wonders Friday, Oct 5, 2018 10:00 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 0
Registration closed.
Tree-Centennial Fest & Land Bridge Groundbreaking Saturday, Oct 6, 2018 9:00 am NW Military Hwy (PHP West) $0.00
Elementary: Leave No Trace Wednesday, Oct 10, 2018 9:30 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 7
Middle School: Leave No Trace Thursday, Oct 11, 2018 9:30 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 1
Wild Critters as Pets Saturday, Oct 13, 2018 10:00 am NW Military Hwy (PHP West) $0.00
Seeds on the Move Saturday, Oct 20, 2018 10:00 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00
Starting Out Wild: Cactus & Prickly Things Wednesday, Oct 24, 2018 10:00 am Urban Ecology Center at Phil Hardberger Park (PHP West) $0.00 0
Registration closed.
Starting Out Wild: Cactus & Prickly Things Thursday, Oct 25, 2018 10:00 am Urban Ecology Center at Phil Hardberger Park (PHP West) $0.00 0
Registration closed.
Starting Out Wild: Cactus & Prickly Things Friday, Oct 26, 2018 10:00 am Urban Ecology Center at Phil Hardberger Park (PHP West) $0.00 0
Registration closed.
Growing Up Wild: Terrific Turkeys Wednesday, Oct 31, 2018 10:00 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 4
Growing Up Wild: Terrific Turkeys Thursday, Nov 1, 2018 10:00 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 0
Registration closed.
Growing Up Wild: Terrific Turkeys Friday, Nov 2, 2018 10:00 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 0
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Dairy Days at Voelcker Homestead Saturday, Nov 3, 2018 10:00 am Voelcker Homestead (PHP East) $0.00
Elementary: Bird BINGO Wednesday, Nov 7, 2018 9:30 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 0
Registration closed.
Middle School: Bird BINGO Thursday, Nov 8, 2018 9:30 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 0
Registration closed.
Starting Out Wild: Turkeys Wednesday, Nov 14, 2018 10:00 am Urban Ecology Center at Phil Hardberger Park (PHP West) $0.00 0
Registration closed.
Starting Out Wild: Turkeys Thursday, Nov 15, 2018 10:00 am Urban Ecology Center at Phil Hardberger Park (PHP West) $0.00 0
Registration closed.
Starting Out Wild: Turkeys Friday, Nov 16, 2018 10:00 am Urban Ecology Center at Phil Hardberger Park (PHP West) $0.00 0
Registration closed.
Meet Karston's Friends Saturday, Nov 17, 2018 10:00 am NW Military Hwy (PHP West) $0.00
Trees of Texas - How to ID Guide Saturday, Dec 8, 2018 9:00 am NW Military Hwy (PHP West) $0.00

More Kid News

  • Children's Vegetable Garden Wins Statewide Award

    Children's Vegetable Garden Wins Statewide Award

    Thursday, 20 July 2017

    The Phil Hardberger Park Children’s Vegetable Garden was awarded First Place by the Texas Master Gardener Association 2016 Search for Excellence Awards. The Bexar County Master Gardener Assoc. received the award.

  • Nature Makes Kids Happy

    Nature Makes Kids Happy

    Monday, 31 July 2017

    Being active in nature makes kids happier,” says the National Environmental Education Foundation. Nature’s Garden Summer Camp was first offered at Phil Hardberger Park in 2014…

  • Starting Out Wild at Hardberger Park

    Starting Out Wild: A Program that Introduces Toddlers to Nature

    Thursday, 29 January 2015

    Two years ago San Antonio Natural Area Education Coordinator Peggy Spring had a dream of starting an educational program where toddlers love and experience nature in the first years of life. From this grew the Starting Out Wild (SOW) concept.

Phil Hardberger Park Conservancy

Open 7:30 a.m. to Sunset,
7 days a week

PHP Conservancy
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