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Circus For a Cause

Circus For A Cause

Saturday, February 18, 2017

6:00 to 10:00 pm

Get ready for the 2017 Circus for a Cause! Proceeds benefit the Billie Y. Clark Fund through the Alzheimer's Association North Central Texas Chapter.

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Founder's Day Celebration

Founder's Day Celebration at Clark Gardens

The Clark Gardens of today is the culmination of vision, hard work and dedication of its founders, Max and Billie Clark. It began as a small, private garden in 1972.

On April 22, 2000, Clark Gardens opened its gates to the public.

Each April we host an event to celebrate the opening of the Gardens by Max & Billie Clark.

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Mother-Son Event

2017 Date to be announced

Following is the 2016 event information...

United Way of Palo Pinto County, Inc. is hosting the Second Annual Mother & Son Dance on Thursday, May 5, 2016. The event takes place at Clark Gardens from 6:00 to 8:00 pm and is for students in kindergarten through sixth grade.

The theme is "Dancin' through the Decades" with music from the 50's, 60's, 70's, 80's, and current. There will be a DJ playing lots of fun music for dancing, a Hula Hoop contest and Best Dressed for the Decade with prizes for the winners. A photographer is available to take souvenir pictures with a backdrop inside the tent, and opportunities for pictures with the beautiful flowers at the Gardens.

Tickets are $20 per mother and son couple, and all proceeds benefit the United Way of Palo Pinto County, Inc. For tickets or more information, please call 940-325-4848. Tickets are limited so get your tickets now!

United Way of Palo Pinto County, Inc.United Way of Palo Pinto County, Inc.

Father-Daughter Dance

2017 Father Daughter Dance

February 9, 2017, 6:00 to 8:00 pm

Theme: Cinderella's Ball

Fathers and daughters (K-6th grade) are invited to enjoy this special evening full of music, dancing, refreshments and memory-making fun.

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Run From The Ducks

Run From the Ducks

The Billie Y. Clark Memorial Run From the Ducks
2016 Date to be determined.

Run From The Ducks is an eight-hour timed event that is run on an approximate 1.02 mile loop through Clark Gardens Botanical Park. Most of the course is either fine gravel or grass. All proceeds go to benefit the National Vietnam War Museum.

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Model Train Show

Model Train Show at Clark Gardens

2017 Date to be announced

Following is the 2016 event information...

It will BE model train heaven! With three train clubs: North Texas Garden Railroad Club (G Gauge), Tex-N Modular Railroad Club (N Gauge), and North Texas T Trak (HO Gauge) displaying their model trains. These clubs will have loads of track with different loops and auto switching displays that will make you never want to leave!

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Half Marathon and 5K

Half Marathon and 5K of Clark Gardens

[ See the 2016 Race Results ]

half marathon Race Results

2017 Event Date: to be announced

Clark Gardens I'm Only Half Crazy Half Marathon/5K is presented by Crazy Water. The run starts and finishes in Clark Gardens. The race is on paths winding through beautiful tree lined paths both in Clark Gardens and on the Rails to Trails.

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Garden a Glow

garden a glow

Garden a Glow is on Saturday, December 3, 2016, from 6:00 to 10:00 pm, and will be a night filled with holiday fun!

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