Special Events

The City of Texas City hosts a variety of events throughout the year. Whether you prefer to spend the day with your family in a park, dining on 6th street, or fishing at the Dike, Texas City offers lots of way to get outdoors and play! 

The next special event coming up is:

Texas City Art Festival
March 23-27
Texas City Art Festival website


Texas City Special Event Permit Application

In April 2022, the City of Texas City Commission passed Ordinance 22-08 "Mass Gathering Ordinance." This ordinance requires special events to apply for a permit. This application must be made at least sixty (60) days before the date the event will be held.  

The event application below must be filled out and sent to Kristin Edwards, Director of Economic Development. Upon receipt, the application will be reviewed by the Special Events Committee. The committee may require the applicant to meet in order to discuss the event in greater detail. Within fifteen (15) days of receiving the application, a determination will be made.  

Please review Ordinance 22-08 below for information regarding requirements. If you have any questions regarding the application, please call (409) 739-7538 or email kedwards@texascitytx.gov.

Create an Event

Texas City offers a unique mix of event venues equipped to meet the needs of your special event. From indoor to outdoor; from parks to downtown 6th street; the City of Texas City can help you locate the perfect venue!

Contact the Special Events Committee

Special Event Application

Contact Reservations at 409-643-5990