Community Events

The City of Balch Springs is proud to sponsor fun filed events throughout the year.  There are some very exciting events planned for 2020.

April 4, 2020: KBSB Don't Mess With Texas Community clean up
Two events will be held at the same time.  

  • Spring Trash Round Up
  • Park Revitalization 

Please visit the Keep Balch Springs Beautiful page for more details

June 27, 2020:  Fourth of July Festival and Fireworks Show
Festival:  5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Join us for a day of festivities celebrate July 4th Independence.  Fireworks begin just after sundown.
Balch Springs Recreation Center:  4372 Shepherd Lane 


August 1, 2020:  Back to School Bash for students and teachers
The 2020 Back to School Supply Fair will be held on Saturday August 1, 2020 from 9:00am – 1:00pm at the Balch Springs Recreation Center located at 4327 Shepherd Lane. Free backpacks and school supplies will be given to students who live in Balch Springs and/or attend Balch Springs schools. First come first served. Student ID or report card, proof of residency and proof of incomes are required. On-site registration will be available.  

Free office supplies will also be given to teachers who teach in Balch Springs schools.  First come first served.  No pre-registration is required for teachers however teachers must show school ID.
We are planning a fun and informative event complete with health screenings, food, activities and community resources. Have fun and gear up for school at the Balch Springs Back to School Supply Fair. 

October 10, 2020:  KBSB Fall Trash Round Up & Extreme Green
Please visit the Keep Balch Springs Beautiful page for more details

November 11, 2019:  Veterans Day Breakfast
7:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Balch Springs Police & Fire Complex located at 12500 Elam Road, Reveille will sound at 7:30am. TAPS will sound at 9:00amIn an effort to honor those who have served in the military, Veterans and their spouse or caregiver are invited to enjoy a free breakfast.  Balch Springs Police & Fire Department personnel have graciously volunteered to cook breakfast for our veterans.  

December 1, 2020:  Christmas Tree Lighting
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
The Christmas Tree Lighting will be held at Veterans Park located at 12400 Elam Road.

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  1. Linda Highwood

    Project Coordinator
    Phone: 972-528-6044

  2. Jessica Casillas

    Coordinator
    Phone: 972-557-5914