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: 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 Urban Ecology Center at Phil Hardberger Park (PHP West) $0.00
Growing Up Wild: Show Me the Energy Wednesday, Dec 5, 2018 10:00 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 6
Growing Up Wild: Show Me the Energy Thursday, Dec 6, 2018 10:00 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 7
Growing Up Wild: Show Me the Energy Friday, Dec 7, 2018 10:00 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 1
Trees of Texas - How to ID Guide Saturday, Dec 8, 2018 9:00 am Urban Ecology Center at Phil Hardberger Park (PHP West) $0.00
Elementary: Fishing Field Trip Wednesday, Dec 12, 2018 9:30 am $0.00 20 Registration starts Monday, Nov 19, 2018 9:00 am
Middle School: Fishing Field Trip Thursday, Dec 13, 2018 9:30 am $0.00 20 Registration starts Monday, Nov 19, 2018 9:00 am
Growing Up Wild: Bare Branches - Walk in the Woods Wednesday, Jan 9, 2019 10:00 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 1
Growing Up Wild: Bare Branches - Walk in the Woods Thursday, Jan 10, 2019 10:00 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 5
Growing Up Wild: Bare Branches - Walk in the Woods Friday, Jan 11, 2019 10:00 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 1
Elementary: Winter Trail Walk Wednesday, Jan 16, 2019 9:30 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 20 Registration starts Monday, Nov 19, 2018 9:00 am
Middle School: Student Water Investigators Thursday, Jan 17, 2019 9:30 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 20 Registration starts Monday, Nov 19, 2018 9:00 am
Teddy Roosevelt: The Conservation President Saturday, Feb 2, 2019 10:00 am Urban Ecology Center at Phil Hardberger Park (PHP West) $0.00
Growing Up Wild: Recycling - Less is More Wednesday, Feb 6, 2019 10:00 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 1
Growing Up Wild: Recycling - Less is More Thursday, Feb 7, 2019 10:00 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 2
Growing Up Wild: Recycling - Less is More Friday, Feb 8, 2019 10:00 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 2
Stars at Night Saturday, Feb 9, 2019 6:00 pm NW Military Hwy (PHP West) $0.00
Elementary: Nature's Recyclers Wednesday, Feb 13, 2019 9:30 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 20 Registration starts Monday, Nov 19, 2018 9:00 am
Middle School: Living with Fire Thursday, Feb 14, 2019 9:30 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 20 Registration starts Monday, Nov 19, 2018 9:00 am
Growing Up Wild: Bird Beak Buffet Wednesday, Mar 6, 2019 10:00 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 3
Growing Up Wild: Bird Beak Buffet Thursday, Mar 7, 2019 10:00 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $0.00 3
Growing Up Wild: Bird Beak Buffet Friday, Mar 8, 2019 10:00 am Blanco Road (PHP East) $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,
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