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Meetings and Events (Click on the event for more details)
Sep
22
Mon
2014
6:30 pm Planning & Zoning (P&Z) Commissi...
Planning & Zoning (P&Z) Commissi...
Sep 22 @ 6:30 pm – Sep 22 @ 8:00 pm
Planning & Zoning (P&Z) Commission Meeting
to view agenda Note:  Ending time for this event is an estimate
Oct
1
Wed
2014
5:00 pm Historical Landmark Tax Credit D...
Historical Landmark Tax Credit D...
Oct 1 @ 5:00 pm – 5:01 pm
Historical Landmark Tax Credit Deadline
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Oct
2
Thu
2014
5:00 pm Fall Bluegrass Festival at Oakda...
Fall Bluegrass Festival at Oakda...
Oct 2 @ 5:00 pm – Oct 2 @ 10:00 pm
Fall Bluegrass Festival at Oakdale Park
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Oct
3
Fri
2014
1:00 pm Fall Bluegrass Festival at Oakda...
Fall Bluegrass Festival at Oakda...
Oct 3 @ 1:00 pm – Oct 3 @ 10:00 pm
Fall Bluegrass Festival at Oakdale Park
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Oct
4
Sat
2014
10:00 am Fall Bluegrass Festival at Oakda...
Fall Bluegrass Festival at Oakda...
Oct 4 @ 10:00 am – Oct 4 @ 10:00 pm
Fall Bluegrass Festival at Oakdale Park
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Oct
13
Mon
2014
5:30 pm City Council Meeting
City Council Meeting
Oct 13 @ 5:30 pm – Oct 13 @ 8:00 pm
Agenda will be posted no later than 72 hours prior to the scheduled meeting. Note:  Ending time for this event is an estimate only.
Oct
20
Mon
2014
6:30 pm Planning & Zoning Commision Meeting
Planning & Zoning Commision Meeting
Oct 20 @ 6:30 pm – Oct 20 @ 8:00 pm
Agenda to be published no later than 72 hours before meeting.     Note:  Ending time for this event is an estimate only.

Welcome To City of Glen Rose

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 Glen Rose provides the perfect destination for families, or people just wanting a taste of small town Texas.

Glen Rose is best known as the “Dinosaur Capital of Texas,” but is much more than that. Glen Rose has been a popular tourist destination since the early 1900s.

In addition to the beautiful scenery, rolling hills and rivers, the Glen Rose area had hundreds of natural springs. Water flowed from the springs and were heavily laden with minerals and believed to have healing powers.

Glen Rose is still a popular tourist destination with the rolling hills and rivers, but we have added several family attractions over the years including Dinosaur Valley State Park, Dinosaur World and Fossil Rim Wildlife Center, just to name a few. Also, be sure and visit our Historic Courthouse Square. Home to quaint shops, restaurants and lodging, it provides a the feel of a nostalgic feel, that few towns can still claim.

As for those hills and rivers that first put Glen Rose on the map, they are still here. In additional to the natural beauty, visitors will find opportunities for hiking, mountain biking, wildlife viewing, kayaking, canoeing or just kicking back and enjoying a sunset.