First Saturday – No January First Saturday – The birds are taking a break before the busy 2020 year! Next First Saturday will be February 1st.

Open from 10 am to 2 pm – Raptors in Winter

Meet our raptor ambassadors up-close from 11 am to 12 noon 

At this time the park is only open to the public during these First Saturday events.

Please join us on this First Saturday event to learn about the raptors found here in north Texas. Open to everyone from 10 am to 2 pm. $5 adults, $3 kids, under 3 is free.

  • 10 am gates open
  • Take a walk through our native Blackland Prairie
  • There will be cookies to decorate!
  • Meet raptors up-close
  • Birds will be on display from 11:00 am to 12 noon
  • Fun kid activities – learn about all our raptors!
  • Prairie Walk at noon

Event Details

WHEN: Saturday, February 1st

HOURS: 10 am to 2 pm

WHERE: Brockdale Park at Lake Lavon in Lucas; 1625 Brockdale Park Road, Lucas

COST: $5 per adult, $3 kids 3-12, under 3 is free

DIRECTIONS: 1625 Brockdale Park Road. Brockdale Park – cross streets: Lucas Road (FM 3286) & Brockdale Park Road. Take U.S. 75 to Allen, exit Bethany Road. Go east 6.1 miles (Bethany becomes Lucas Road). At the light go east on FM 3286 for approximately 0.6 miles. Turn on to Brockdale Park Road and go approximately 1 mile. BPRC is on the left.