Special Events

For a complete listing of all the special events offered throughout the year, take a look at our Special Events flyer!

Doggie Dive

Saturday, September 7
Dogs under 30 lbs., 1 - 2:30 p.m.
Dogs over 30 lbs., or mixed size dog families, 3 - 4:30 p.m.

Man's best friend can come make a splash at Flower Mound's Doggie Dive! There will be contests for best trick, fastest canine swimming the length of the pool, and costume contest. Please arrive 20 minutes early so Flower Mound Animal Services can verify that your rabies vaccine is current. The rabies tag must be from 2019, or you will need to bring the rabies certificate from your veterinarian. Pre-registration is required as each time group will be limited to 150 participants. Please note, humans are discouraged from being in the pool during this event.

For safety reasons, please do not bring treats or toys. Toys will be provided by the Town. Leashes are required before you enter the pool enclosure, and animals in heat are not permitted. Lifeguards will be on site to help humans; pet owners are responsible for their own pets.

Doggie Dive is sponsored by:

Fang-tacular Family Camp Out

Saturday, October 19 - Sunday, October 20, 4 p.m. - 9 a.m. 
Ages: All ages
Fee: $80/$89 per family up to 6 people
Location: Twin Coves Park

Experience Flower Mound camping by pitching a tent at Twin Coves Park. Pumpkin patch activities and various family games will be provided along with a catered dinner, breakfast, and late night snacks. Bring a tent, tent decorations, sleeping bags, bug spray, and flashlights. The most creative Halloween themed tent will win the tent decorating contest and a prize! Cabins and RV slots are an additional charge and must be booked separately through Twin Coves Park. Cabin and RV space is limited and must be reserved by Friday, October 18. Price for the event is per person! Registration for the event ends on Friday, October 18 at 12 p.m.

Pumpkin Dive

Saturday, October 26, 1 - 2 p.m.
Ages: 3-14
Fee: $5/$6
Location: CAC Indoor Pool

Dive for pumpkins in the CAC indoor pool! Wear a swimsuit and bring a towel. After finding the perfect pumpkin, decorate it in the Party Room. All supplies will be provided. Space is limited, so register early!

Veterans Day Ceremony

Sunday, November 3, 1 - 3 p.m.
Ages: All ages
Location: Flower Mound High School Football Stadium, 3411 Peters Colony Rd, Flower Mound, TX, 75022

A family picnic will be held from 1 - 2 p.m. with free hot dogs, cake, and lemonade. From 2 - 3 p.m., the Town will host a Veterans Day Ceremony, which will include a performance by the Flower Mound Symphony Orchestra, and a veterans review where local Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, and ROTC units parade in uniform before the veterans. ROTC units and Scout groups can enter the review by completing the review application. For more information, please call 972.874.6276.

Veterans Day Relay Run

Friday, November 8, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Ages: All ages

Join the 6th annual Veterans Day Relay Run where veterans and their family members will follow a 32-mile course throughout Flower Mound. Each relay runner will run approximately one to two mile sections, commemorating our nation’s veterans and their service by carrying the American flag. The course will start and end at the Flower Mound Community Activity Center. For more information, including how to apply to run a portion of the relay, please call 972.874.6300.


Dorothy’s Dash 5K & Kids K

Dorothys Dash 2019

Please visit the Dorothy's Dash web page for more information.


Breakfast with Santa

Saturday, December 14, 8:30- 10:30 a.m.
Ages: All ages
Up to 11 years old: $5/$6
11 or more years old: $7/$8
Location: CAC

Santa's little helpers and their families are invited to join Santa as he makes his yearly stop for a pancake breakfast at the Community Activity Center! Enjoy making crafts to take home with our sponsor, Primrose School of NE Flower Mound, and a wish list to read to Santa. Don't forget to bring a camera for photos! Pre-registration is required.

Gingerbread House Decorating

Saturday, December 15, 2-4 p.m.
Ages: all ages
Fee: $29/$32
Location: CAC

'Tis the season to decorate gingerbread houses! A pre-built house and all decorations needed will be provided by Recreation Staff. Families are only asked to bring holiday spirit and creativity! Price is per a gingerbread house and pre-registration is required.