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Posted on: October 21, 2021

Head to the library Tuesday for spooktacular spooky cookies

Join your Kerrville library staff for a spooktacular event that satisfies your sweet tooth! On Tuesday, Oct. 26 at 4 p.m. in the library meeting room, come celebrate Halloween by decorating sugar cookies to “boo-tiful” music! All supplies are provided!

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Posted on: October 21, 2021

Local author Joanne Easley to discuss writing process Saturday at library

Local author Joanne Easley will discuss her writing process and aspects of character development using examples from her books, “Sweet Jane” and “Just One Look”, on Saturday, Oct. 23 at 2 p.m. in the library meeting room.

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Posted on: October 19, 2021

Get excited about the upcoming Halloween activities

The Kerrville Parks and Recreation Department is excited as the next two weekends will be filled with spooky actives for the community to enjoy with the “Haunted Ghoul Pool” and “Family Fright Night” both on tap.

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Posted on: October 19, 2021

Mountain Bike Festival to be held this weekend in Kerrville-Schreiner Park

Mountain bike racing is coming to Kerrville! The inaugural Kerrville Mountain Bike Festival will take place at Kerrville-Schreiner Park, 2385 Bandera Hwy., this Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 23-24, 2021.

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Posted on: October 18, 2021

Household Hazardous Waste Collection event set for Saturday

The City of Kerrville’s Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Event, held in partnership with Kerr County, will be Saturday, Oct. 23, 2021 from 8 a.m. to 12 noon at the Hill Country Youth Event Center, 3785 Highway 27.

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Posted on: October 15, 2021

Kerrville Area Youth Leadership Academy holds first meeting

KAYLA’s goal is to develop youth leaders committed to learning about local government and provide an overview of the complexity and variety of opportunities available through public service.

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Posted on: October 8, 2021

It’s back – Scarecrow and Skeletons Showdown

The Kerrville Parks and Recreation Department is pleased to invite the community to participate in our Scarecrow and Skeletons Showdown, a Halloween decorating contest.

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Posted on: October 8, 2021

Haunted Ghoul Pool to be held at Olympic Pool

The Kerrville Parks and Recreation Department is pleased to announce that the Haunted Ghoul Pool event will be back this fall! Join us for a night of goosebumps, spooks and screams at the Olympic Pool.

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Posted on: October 8, 2021

Household Hazardous Waste Collection event set for Oct. 23

The City of Kerrville’s annual Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) event, held in partnership with Kerr County, will be Saturday, Oct. 23 from 8 a.m. to 12 noon at the Hill Country Youth Event Center, 3785 Hwy. 27.

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Posted on: October 7, 2021

Applications being taken for board openings

The City of Kerrville is currently taking applications for the following boards:

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Posted on: October 6, 2021

Kerr Regional History Center hosts traveling exhibit

The Kerr Regional History Center is currently presenting “Lone Star and Eagle: German Immigration to Texas,” an exhibition by Humanities Texas, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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Posted on: September 29, 2021

Kerrville Triathlon Festival a success

The City of Kerrville is pleased to announce that with the partnership of High Five Events, Kerrville hosted nearly 5,000 triathletes and their friends and family for the 10th Annual Kerrville Triathlon Festival this past weekend.

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Posted on: September 14, 2021

Behrens named City of Kerrville’s new Director of Finance; Rodriguez to be Assistant Director

The City of Kerrville is pleased to announce that Julie Behrens has been named the city’s new Director of Finance.

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Posted on: September 13, 2021

Holiday Lighted Parade now accepting entries

The Kerrville Parks and Recreation Department is now accepting applications for a favorite Kerrville holiday tradition, the 20th Annual Holiday Lighted Parade!

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Posted on: September 8, 2021

Family Fright Night now seeking booth participants and sponsors

The Kerrville Parks and Recreation Department is seeking booth participants and sponsors for our annual Family Fright Night Halloween event. The event will take place Saturday, Oct. 30 in Louise Hays Park, 202 Thompson Dr., starting at 4 p.m.

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Posted on: August 6, 2021

S&P Global reaffirms City of Kerrville credit rating at AA

S&P Global Ratings, an international leader in credit analysis, recently maintained the City of Kerrville’s credit rating at ‘AA’.

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Posted on: May 14, 2021

2021 Activity Guide now available

The City of Kerrville Parks and Recreation Department is pleased to announce that the 2021 Activity Guide is now available online at https://www.kerrvilletx.gov/2021_Activity_Guide.

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Posted on: May 14, 2021

“Light the Island” project seeking donations and sponsors

The local non-profit Kerrville Christmas Lighting Corporation (KCLC) has selected the City of Kerrville Parks and Recreation Department’s “Light the Island” project as this year’s main fundraiser.

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