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Posted on: March 1, 2019

Temple Parks Staff Takes State Competition

Temple Parks & Recreation is pleased to announce that three staff members competed in the Texas Recreation and Park Society (TRAPS) State Maintenance Rodeo held over the weekend in El Paso. The Department’s Irrigation team, comprise...

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Posted on: February 27, 2019

Photography Contest to Draw Public Attention to Importance of Preserving Temple’s Historic Building

In observance of National Preservation Month this May, the Temple Main Street Program is sponsoring the inaugural Temple Architectural Appreciation Photography Contest. The purpose of the contest is to draw community attention to the importance of preserv...

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Posted on: February 20, 2019

Jackson Park Receives Lone Star Legacy Designation

Lone Star Legacy Park Award

Jackson Park Receives Lone Star Legacy Designation

El Paso, Texas – Six Texas parks were honored with designation as a Lone Star Legacy Park by the Texas Recreation and Parks Society (TRAPS) in a ceremony at the association’s annual ins...

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Posted on: January 14, 2019

Entertainment Announcement for the 2019 Bloomin’ Temple Festival

Temple Parks & Recreation is pleased to announce that internet star and country music recording artist, Kris Jones, will perform on the Mac Haik Stage at the 14th Annual Bloomin’ Temple Festival on Friday, April 26th.A pickup truck, a soundt...

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Posted on: January 11, 2019

Entertainment Announcement for the 2019 Bloomin’ Temple Festival

Temple Parks & Recreation is pleased to announce that Tejano musical artist, Michael Salgado, will headline on the CEFCO Stage at the 14th Annual Bloomin’ Temple Festival on Friday, April 26th, 2019.Texas born and raised with roots stemming ...

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Posted on: January 9, 2019

Railroad & Heritage Museum Explores Automobile Illustrations of Jerome Biederman

A new traveling exhibit at the Temple Railroad and Heritage Museum will display the automobile illustrations of artist, Jerome Biederman. This new exhibition will be on view in Temple through March 30th, 2019.

Born in 1913, Jerome Biederman was a nationall...

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