Thursday, December 08, 2022
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20221123 Bentsen RGV State Park Feeding Time webBentsen-RGV State Park is having some fun and informative programs for all ages next month. Scheduled programs are free with park admission. Reservations are required for some activities.

On Saturday, December 3, from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. the park will host their Festive Frontera Family Fun Day.

Bentsen Bird Walks are held Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays at 8:30 a.m. The walk will not be held on December 25th or 30th.

Birding 101 is held on Friday, December 2, at 9:30 a.m. The Resaca Vieja Trail Hike will be held on Saturday, December 10th and 17th, at 9:30 a.m. Reading with a Ranger will take place on Saturday, December 10 at 10:30 a.m.

On Sunday, December 11, the park will have a Useful and Edible Plant Walk at 9:30 a.m. A Bentsen Easy Nature Walk will take place on Friday, December 16 at 9:30 a.m.

On Thursday, December 8 at 7 p.m. a Night Skies program will be held. Painting for Beginners will be held on Sunday, December 18 at 9:30 a.m. These two require reservations.

All programs will meet at the tram turnaround at the park headquarters unless otherwise specified. Please call ahead to confirm program schedule and details at (956) 584-9156. Bentsen-RGV State Park is located on 2800 South Bentsen Palm Drive in Mission.

Park grounds are open 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. Park store is open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tram transportation service runs from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily.