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Spring Festival

2015 Spring Festival

Dates to be announced

Community National Bank and Trust of TexasThe Spring Festival is a weekend of fun, food and entertainment for all ages.The festival is presented by the Community National Bank & Trust of Texas.

There are a wide variety of activities during the Festival:

  • Art Exhibit
  • Fun for the Kids in the Childrens Area
  • Wine Tasting
  • Artisanal Cheeses
  • Model Train Show
  • Plant Sale
  • Classic Car Show (Saturday)
  • Motorcycle Show (Sunday)
  • Vendor Area
  • Food, beverages and entertainment
Father-Daughter Dance

father-daughter-dance-logoCelebrate the special bond that fathers and daughters share with an evening of fun at Clark Gardens.

Show your daughter how important she is. Fathers and daughters (K-6th grade) are invited to dress in their Sunday best and enjoy an evening full of music, dancing, and refreshments.

Ticket proceeds are used for volunteer and community contribution efforts the GALS are involved with such as Relay for Life, Meals on Wheels, Father-Daughter and educational events for the girls.

Clark Gardens Easter Celebration

Clark Gardens Easter Celebration 2014Join Clark Gardens for an Easter HOPportunity

Clark Gardens will host family-friendly Easter activities Saturday, April 19th, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and a community-wide sunrise service Sunday, April 20th, 2014.

These events will take place, rain or shine.

Photography Contest
Clark Gardens 2014 Photography Contest

The 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners of each division will receive a cash award. First place and People's Choice receive a beautifully hand-crafted plaque.

Winning photographs will be exhibited in a public venue the month of November.

Select the read more link below to see the rules and entry forms and to see the winners of previous Photography Contests.

Run From The Ducks


The Billie Y. Clark Memorial 8-Hour Run From the Ducks
Saturday, September 27, 2014 - 7:00 am
Sponsored and hosted by Clark Gardens in conjuction with M-Pak, Inc.

Run From the Ducks is an eight-hour timed event that is run on a 1.02 mile loop through Clark Gardens. Most of the course is either fine gravel or grass. Race proceeds benefit the National Vietnam War Museum.

Fall Festival and Half Marathon

 2014 Fall Festival at Clark Gardens

Saturday, October 4, 2014 - 11:00 am to 3:00 pm

North Texas' Spiciest Festival. Featuring·music, dance and food from chili lovin' cultures.

The day's activities and events include:

  • Chili Cook-Off
  • Children's Activities
  • Half Marathon/5K Run
  • Food and Beverages
  • Music & Entertainment
  • Beer Tasting & Pairing
  • Salsa Tasting
  • Scarecrow Storybook Village
  • Shop on Vendor Plaza
  • Exhibit of Photography Contest Entries
Half Marathon and 5K

Each year on Saturday morning during our Fall Festival, we host a half marathon and 5K run/walk: October 4, 2014.

The half marathon and 5K are presented by Palo Pinto General Hospital.

The run starts and finishes in Clark Gardens. The race is on paved paths winding through beautiful tree lined paths both in Clark Gardens and on the Rails to Trails.

[ See the 2013 Race Results ]

Clark Gardens Half Marathon/5K presented by Palo Pinto General Hospital



October 31st - 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm

On October 31st between 5:00 and 8:00 pm, Clark Gardens BOOtanical Park becomes a marvelously fun place for kids of all ages to enjoy Halloween. The BOOtanical is also a time we participate in a area-wide food drive benefiting local area food banks, service organizations and animal shelters. Admission to the event is free with the donation of a non-perishable food item, pet food, or a cash donation.

Clark Gardens BOOtanical - Gone to the Dawgs!There will be:

  • Activities designed for children 12 and under.
  • Trick or Treating
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Games
  • Walk on the Wild Side
  • Fortune Teller
  • Ghostly Movies
  • Dog Costume Competition
  • Costume Competition for Kids and Adults
  • DJ Music
  • Food & beverages by IFC Wellness Coalition
Holiday Festival

Clark Gardens Holiday Festival

Holiday Festival covers multiple days with a variety of events and activities. This year's Holiday Festival is presented by Chicken Express.

  • Santa
  • Live reindeer
  • Entertainment
  • Horse-drawn hayrides
  • Stroll through light display
  • Snow to throw

The Holiday Festival will take place unless there is icy weather. Please call 940-682-4856 or check back here to see if the Festival will be open.

Select the "Read more..." link below for details.