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State Park Impact Study


Parks Can Increase Your Bottom Line and Quality of Life

84th Texas Legislature

TRAPS became the official affiliate of Texas Municipal League.


Upcoming Events

Thanksgiving Holiday...TRAPS Office Closed November 26-27

Institute Discount Ends
December 4

Lone Star Legacy Park Applications Due
December 11

Winter Holidays... TRAPS Office Closed
December 21-25

New Year's Day...TRAPS Office Closed
January 1

Brand Aid + Marketing and Social Media Conference
January 20-21

South Region Rodeo
January 21

TRAPS State Institute & Expo Feb. 29 - March 4

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The Texas Recreation and Park Society (TRAPS) is a 501 (c)3 nonprofit organization that consists of approximately 2,000 parks and recreation professionals, students and citizen advocates who share a common passion for advocacy, education, networking and offering quality services to their communities. 

What's New:

2016 Institute and Expo - Exhibitor Information

This annual event provides attendees opportunities in educational training, networking and product sampling. The 2016 event will be held in Galveston, TX at the Galveston Convention Center. Mark your calendars now and join us at the beach!

*TRAPS is now accepting Display Space Contracts and Sponsorship Contracts for the 2016 Institute and Expo via email, mail, fax or submit your forms online today!  Display Space Contract  | Sponsor Contract*

2016 Institute Registration-

Register by December 4th for a $10 discount

Register Online HERE | Download Registration form HERE

Check out this year's Schedule at a Glance *tentative as of 9.3.15*

2016 Lone Star Legacy Parks

Lone Star LegacyA Lone Star Legacy Park is a park that holds special prominence in the local community and the state of Texas. These parks have endured the test of time and have become iconic to those who have visited, played and rested on their grounds. 

Download the 2016 Lone Star Legacy Park Application today! Submission deadline is December 11, 2015.

CPSI Course- at Institute 

February 29 - March 2, 2016 in Galveston, TX

Register Online HERE | Print Registration Form HERE

TRAPS Partnership Program

TRAPS is excited to announce the official TRAPS Partnership Program that will make your support of TRAPS at both the regional and state level a one-stop experience. Click here for more information!

Texas Recreation & Park Society


Physical Address: 18593 FM 1431, Jonestown, TX 78645 | Mailing Address: P.O. Box 5188, Jonestown, TX 78645

Phone: (512) 267-5550 | Fax: (512) 267-5557 | E-mail:  traps@traps.org 

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