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 2018.

April 6, 2019: KBSB Don't Mess With Texas Taking Care of Balch Springs
Two events will be held at the same time.  

  • Spring Trash Round Up
  • Boyd Rogers Park Revitalization 

Please visit the Keep Balch Springs Beautiful page for more details

June 29, 2019:  Memorial Park Dedication & Fourth of July Festival and Fireworks Show
Dedication:  3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Festival:  5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Join us for a day of festivities as we dedicate the new Veterans Memorial and celebrate July 4th Independence.  Fireworks begin just after sundown.
Balch Springs Recreation Center:  4372 Shepherd Lane 


August 3, 2019:  Back to School Bash for students and teachers
The 2019 Back to School Supply will be held on Saturday August 3, 2019 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 and Health Fair. 

October 19, 2019:  KBSB Fall Trash Round Up & Extreme Green
Please visit the Keep Balch Springs Beautiful page for more details

November 8, 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 Department officers have graciously volunteered to cook breakfast for our veterans.  

December, 2019:  Christmas Tree Lighting
This year the Christmas Tree Lighting will be held at Veterans Park located at 12400 Elam Road.
Date and time details coming soon.

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  1. Linda Highwood

    Project Coordinator
    Phone: 972-528-6044

  2. Jessica Casillas

    Coordinator
    Phone: 972-557-5914