The City of Katy Parks & Recreation is committed to offering unique and quality community events that engage all age groups and abilities to get out, get active and have fun within our city. Below are a few of the annual events in the City. For more information, please call the Parks and Recreation Department at 281.391.4840.
March 23, 2013
Breakfast with the Easter Bunny at the Harvest Plaza.
March 27, 2013
Paws in the Park – Bring your dog to the egg hunt at the City of Katy Dog Park. Pet registration and Easter pet photography available. Admission to the event is one can or bag of dog food per dog to be donated to a local shelter.
JULY 4, 2013
The Katy Freedom Celebration fireworks display will be held at Katy Mills Mall on Thursday, July 4. The fireworks are launched between the east side of the mall and Katy Fort Bend Road. This display begins at dark (approximately 9:00 p.m.) and can be viewed from several miles around the mall area.
October 30, 2013
HOWLAWEEN at the Dog Park -6:00 – 7:00p.m.
Bring your four legged friend dressed to scare to the City of Katy Dog Park for an evening of frightful fun. Admission is $1 per dog or a bag of dog food per dog to be donated to a local shelter.
December 5, 2013
Christmas Tree Lighting at Harvest Plaza, 5701 Third Street – 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
In its 41st year, this annual event is a family classic. The official lighting of the City Christmas Tree and photos with Katy’s Santa Claus are sure to attract any family. The Parks and Recreation Department will have children’s activity booths with holiday activities including letters to Santa to making your own Christmas Ornaments and Candy Cane Reindeer! Photos with Santa are available for $5. The event hosts local entertainment from church and school choirs to dance teams and the community favorite Katy Tiger Mascot.