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: Reduce, Reuse & Recycle Wednesday, Feb 20, 2019 10:00 am Urban Ecology Center at Phil Hardberger Park (PHP West) $0.00 0
Registration closed.
Starting Out Wild: Reduce, Reuse & Recycle Thursday, Feb 21, 2019 10:00 am Urban Ecology Center at Phil Hardberger Park (PHP West) $0.00 0
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Starting Out Wild: Reduce, Reuse & Recycle Friday, Feb 22, 2019 10:00 am Urban Ecology Center at Phil Hardberger Park (PHP West) $0.00 0
Registration closed.
Insects and Bees Saturday, Mar 2, 2019 9:00 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00
Children's Vegetable Garden Spring 2019 Tuesday, Mar 5, 2019 9:00 am Voelcker Homestead (PHP East) $75/plot (up to 3 children per plot) 5
Growing Up Wild: Bird Beak Buffet Wednesday, Mar 6, 2019 10:00 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 0
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Growing Up Wild: Bird Beak Buffet Thursday, Mar 7, 2019 10:00 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 0
Registration closed.
Growing Up Wild: Bird Beak Buffet Friday, Mar 8, 2019 10:00 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 0
Registration closed.
Dinosaur George Saturday, Mar 9, 2019 9:00 am Urban Ecology Center at Phil Hardberger Park (PHP West) $0.00
Urban Forestry Saturday, Mar 16, 2019 10:00 am Voelcker Homestead (PHP East) $0.00
Elementary: Food Footprint Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019 9:30 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 4
Middle School: Picture Your World Thursday, Mar 21, 2019 9:30 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 6
Starting Out Wild: Beetles Wednesday, Mar 27, 2019 10:00 am Urban Ecology Center at Phil Hardberger Park (PHP West) $0.00 0
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Starting Out Wild: Beetles Thursday, Mar 28, 2019 10:00 am Urban Ecology Center at Phil Hardberger Park (PHP West) $0.00 0
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Starting Out Wild: Beetles Friday, Mar 29, 2019 10:00 am Urban Ecology Center at Phil Hardberger Park (PHP West) $0.00 0
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Elementary: Native Flowering Plants Wednesday, Apr 10, 2019 9:30 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 8
Middle School: Good Buddies Thursday, Apr 11, 2019 9:30 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 9
Starting Out Wild: Bloomin' Blossoms Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019 10:00 am Urban Ecology Center at Phil Hardberger Park (PHP West) $0.00 0
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Starting Out Wild: Bloomin' Blossoms Wednesday, Apr 24, 2019 10:00 am Urban Ecology Center at Phil Hardberger Park (PHP West) $0.00 0
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Starting Out Wild: Bloomin' Blossoms Thursday, Apr 25, 2019 10:00 am Urban Ecology Center at Phil Hardberger Park (PHP West) $0.00 0
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Starting Out Wild Nature Play Day Saturday, May 4, 2019 9:00 am NW Military Hwy (PHP West) $0.00
Elementary: Raptors: Birds of Prey Wednesday, May 8, 2019 9:30 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 3
Middle School: Stewarding Texas Thursday, May 9, 2019 9:30 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 16
Starting Out Wild: Seed Needs Wednesday, May 22, 2019 10:00 am Urban Ecology Center at Phil Hardberger Park (PHP West) $0.00 0
Registration closed.
Starting Out Wild: Seed Needs Thursday, May 23, 2019 10:00 am Urban Ecology Center at Phil Hardberger Park (PHP West) $0.00 0
Registration closed.
Starting Out Wild: Seed Needs Friday, May 24, 2019 10:00 am Urban Ecology Center at Phil Hardberger Park (PHP West) $0.00 0
Registration closed.

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

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