Events

Look at all the fun things happening at Spindletop/Gladys City!

 

 

Smithsonian Museum Day Live!

Saturday, September 23, 10:00 - 5:00

Visit the Smithsonian Magazine website to get tickets for free admission to the museum.
Gusher at 12:00

Center of History and Culture Lecture

Monday, September 25, 5:00-7:00

Lecture and book signing featuring Bobby Weaver Working in the Oil Patch: Spindletop to the Present

Spindletop Spookfest

Thursday, October 26, 5:00-8:00

Trick or treat at Gladys City and play games run by the Lamar University students. Free admission.

Lamar University Homecoming Car Show

Saturday, November 4, 10:00-1:00

Start homecoming at Gladys City by viewing cars of the past and voting on your favorites. Gusher at 12:30. Admission is donation only.

Christmas in Boomtown

Saturday, December 9, 10:00-1:00

Celebrate the holidays at Gladys City with carols, crafts, games and fun! Gusher goes at 12:00. Admission is donation only

117th Anniversary of the Lucas Gusher

Saturday, January 13, 10:00-5:00

Celebrate the discovery of the Lucas Gusher with shootouts, craft demonstrations, games, crafts and fun. Gusher at 10:30 and at 4:00. Admission is donation only.

Check our calendar for more event dates.