Labor Day
Sep
2
12:01 AM00:01

Labor Day

Labor Day in the United States of America is a public holiday celebrated on the first Monday in September. It honors the American labor movement and the contributions that workers have made to the development, growth, endurance, strength, security, prosperity, productivity, laws, sustainability, persistence, structure, and well-being of the country. It is the Monday of the long weekend known as Labor Day Weekend. It is recognized as a federal holiday.

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Sep
14
9:00 AM09:00

2019 Public Safety Expo

Join us on Saturday, September 14, 2019 from 9am - 1pm.
The Public Safety Expo is a free family friendly event for anyone interested in getting a closer look at police and fire operations as well as learning how to make their home and neighborhood safer. The Public Safety Expo provides an opportunity for an up close look at the various vehicles used by first responders and see demonstrations by some of our operational units. It also helps us to educate the public in a fun and interactive way.

-Police Department Vehicles
-Fire Department Vehicles
-Helicopter Visit
-K9 Demonstrations
-Bike Unit
-SWAT Display
-Face Painting, Bounce House
-Character visits from "Nat" the National Night Out Knight, McGruff the Crime Dog
-Food and refreshments for purchase
-Safety Information

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National Night Out
Oct
1
6:00 PM18:00

National Night Out

Richardson Police Department officers, City officials, community leaders and special guest will join with citizens and give crime a going away party throughout Richardson. Residents who have registered their block parties will be visited and enjoy a night of fellowship, celebrating the police - community partnership through Neighborhood Watch programs.

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50TH Cottonwood Art Festival
Oct
5
10:00 AM10:00

50TH Cottonwood Art Festival

Admission to Cottonwood Art Festival is FREE, however some activities in the ArtStop Children’s area require a nominal fee.

Cottonwood reserves the right to decline admittance to anyone who violates the Festival policies established for public safety or to restrict activities such as public address to designated areas.

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50TH Cottonwood Art Festival
Oct
6
10:00 AM10:00

50TH Cottonwood Art Festival

Admission to Cottonwood Art Festival is FREE, however some activities in the ArtStop Children’s area require a nominal fee.

Cottonwood reserves the right to decline admittance to anyone who violates the Festival policies established for public safety or to restrict activities such as public address to designated areas.

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Texas Tax Free Weekend
Aug
9
to Aug 11

Texas Tax Free Weekend

The annual back-to-school Tax Free Holiday begins Friday, Aug. 9 and runs through Sunday, Aug. 11. In Texas, the 2019 event exempts most clothing, footwear, school supplies and backpacks (priced under $100) from sales and use taxes. The holiday applies to items purchased from a Texas store or from an online or catalog seller doing business in Texas.

Some exclusions apply; go to www.TexasTaxHoliday.org for more information.

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4th Of July Parade
Jul
4
9:30 AM09:30

4th Of July Parade

Save the date for the annual 4th of July Parade!

Decorate your bike, wagon, or scooter in patriotic themes! We will have watermelon and games. Come out and visit with your neighbors in a good ole’ fashion 4th of July party!

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Happy Father's Day
Jun
16
12:01 AM00:01

Happy Father's Day

Father's Day is a celebration honoring fathers and celebrating fatherhood, paternal bonds, and the influence of fathers in society. Most countries in Europe and the Americas have adopted the U.S. date, which is the third Sunday of June.

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🕐 Rescheduled electronics recycling & paper shredding event ♻️
Jun
1
9:00 AM09:00

🕐 Rescheduled electronics recycling & paper shredding event ♻️

June 1st 9a.m - 1p.m. @ Richardson Square Mall

The electronics recycling and shredding event originally scheduled for April 13 has been rescheduled for this Saturday, June 1, from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at Richardson Square Mall, southeast corner of Plano Road at Belt Line Road. Drop off documents and electronic devices (cell phones, flat screen TVs and monitors, audio/video equipment, peripherals) or anything electronic related (EXCEPT old tube-style CRTs and TVs).

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May
28
to Jun 4

City Council Runoff Election

The City of Richardson will conduct a Runoff Election on June 8, 2019 for City Council Place 3 with the following names appearing on the ballot:

  • Janet DePuy

  • Dan Barrios

May 28 – May 31 (Tuesday – Friday) 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
June 1 (Saturday) 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
June 2 (Sunday) 1-6 p.m.
June 3 and June 4 (Monday & Tuesday) 7 a.m.–7 p.m.

RICHARDSON CIVIC CENTER
411 W ARAPAHO RD
RICHARDSON 75080

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Wildflower! Arts & Music Festival
May
17
to May 19

Wildflower! Arts & Music Festival

  • Galatyn Park Urban Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

2019 Dates & Hours

Friday, May 17, 6:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m.
Saturday, May 18, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 a.m.
Sunday, May 19, 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Richardson Residential Discount Ticket             $12

Residents must present their current City of Richardson water bill, utility bill, phone bill or a valid driver’s license with a Richardson address at the following locations during business hours to purchase discounted tickets. Residents can purchase up to (6) tickets per household. Resident discount tickets are not available after 5:00 pm Friday, May 17.

  • Customer Service Department at City Hall – 411 W. Arapaho, Suite 101, ( Mon – Fri 8am – 5pm)

  • Gymnastics Center – 300 E. Arapaho Rd., (Mon – Thur 9am – 8pm, Fri 9am – 7pm, Sun Closed)

  • Huffhines Recreation Center – 200 N. Plano Rd. ( Mon – Fri 6am – 10pm, Sat 8am – 5pm, Sun 1pm – 6pm)

  • Heights Recreation Center – 711 W. Arapaho Rd. ( Mon – Fri 6am – 10pm, Sat 8am – 5pm, Sun 1pm – 6pm)

  • Senior Center – 820 W Arapaho Rd # 100. (Mon, Tue, Thur 8am – 9pm, Wed & Fri 8am – 5pm, Sat 1pm – 5pm, Sun Closed)

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Mother's Day
May
12
12:00 AM00:00

Mother's Day

Mother's Day is on May 12, 2019.  It is always the second Sunday of May in the United States. The first Mother's Day was observed in 1908 by Anna Jarvis, and it was officially recognized with a proclamation by President Woodrow Wilson in 1914.

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Cinco de mayo
May
5
5:01 PM17:01

Cinco de mayo

Cinco de Mayo is an annual celebration held on May 5. The date is observed to commemorate the Mexican Army's difficult victory over the French Empire at the Battle of Puebla, on May 5, 1862, under the leadership of General Ignacio Zaragoza.

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Cottonwood Art Festival
May
5
10:00 AM10:00

Cottonwood Art Festival

Admission

Admission to Cottonwood Art Festival is FREE, however some activities in the ArtStop Children’s area require a nominal fee.

Cottonwood reserves the right to decline admittance to anyone who violates the Festival policies established for public safety or to restrict activities such as public address to designated areas.

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Cottonwood Art Festival
May
4
10:00 AM10:00

Cottonwood Art Festival

Admission

Admission to Cottonwood Art Festival is FREE, however some activities in the ArtStop Children’s area require a nominal fee.

Cottonwood reserves the right to decline admittance to anyone who violates the Festival policies established for public safety or to restrict activities such as public address to designated areas.

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COR Trash Bash 2019
Apr
13
10:00 AM10:00

COR Trash Bash 2019

City Hall After Party Will Take Place as Scheduled
FREE: The environmental expo inside the City Hall/Civic Center will take place as planned from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. and includes exhibits, free recycling bags for Richardson residents and refreshments.

ALL OUT DOOR ACTIVITIES HAVE BEEN CANCELED.

https://www.cor.net/departments/health-department/health-news-events/trash-bash

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HTNA Membership Drive
Mar
1
to Mar 31

HTNA Membership Drive

HTNA Membership drive is our way of simplifying membership dues. Everyone pays dues in March every year and it will cover the entire year January 1 thru December 31 for all events and activities.

It is only $15 per family!

Many reasons to join the HTNA include:
-Our team of volunteers keep our neighborhood a great place to call home.
-We meet with City Council and staff and work with them to fulfill our neighborhood needs.
-We have an active Crime Watch Patrol.
-We host Annual meetings with our members in Spring and Fall.
-We arrange for presentations by City Staff, Councilmen and others.
-We host social events including: Easter Egg Hunt, 4th of July Picnic, National Night Out, Fall Barbeque and more.
-We give Yard of the Month Awards and Holiday Decorations Awards.
-Our neighborhood participates in the City wildflower planting.

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Oct
3
6:00 PM18:00

National Night Out Block Party

  • 200 South Dorothy Drive Richardson, TX, 75081 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS
2017 NNO.jpg

Join us for a neighborhood block party in honor of National Night Out!

It's a great way to meet neighbors and become more invested in the neighborhood you live in!

We'll have food trucks, bounce houses, face painting and more! We'll have a designated area for the littlest kids!

Don't forget to bring some canned goods to donate to The Network!

 

Nosh Box Eatery (won BEST food truck in Texas this year and is all farm to table foods!) and NVN Burgers will be joining us this year!

 

See you there!

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Aug
6
4:00 PM16:00

"So Long Summer" Pool Party

Join us for the last hoorah of summer at Terrace Park Pool for some fun in the sun and Pizza! Meet your neighbors and mingle with ones you already love! You can join our neighborhood association at the event or online today at www.htna.org! Looking forward to meeting you all there! (Admission to Terrace Park Pool is not covered by HTNA)
-Your HTNA Board

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Oct
4
6:00 PM18:00

National Night Out Block Party

  • 100 South Dorothy Drive Richardson, TX, 75081 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

DID YOU KNOW OUR BLOCK PARTY WON 1ST RUNNER UP??

Last year at our national night out, we had SUCH a huge turn out. We hope you can make it this year! We have TWO food trucks already confirmed for the night along with a visit from the Richardson Police K-9 Unit, bounce houses, face painting, games and prizes. Mark your calendars because this is an event you WON'T want to miss!

 
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