Caddo Mounds State Historic Site Events

March 2018

March 17

Gentle Yoga & Foraging

ALTO, Texas –– Escape town for a relaxing and rewarding yoga practice at Caddo Mounds Historic Site. Practicing yoga outdoors is a rare opportunity to cultivate not only an...

April 2018

April 7

It is that time again!
Foraging with Mark “Merriwether” Vorderbruggen

Caddo Mounds State Historic Site...

April 14


ALTO, Texas –– Experience Caddo culture through a number of activities planned for April 14th, including a live performance of Caddo Indian music and dance. Other activities include: talks about Caddo culture, guided hikes, children's activities, exhibits by Caddo artists, and more. Food vendors TBA. Activities are scheduled...

May 2018

May 5

ALTO, Texas –– Caddo Mounds State Historic Site invites the public to an early Saturday morning Bird Watching program. Bird watching, aka “Birding”, is one of the fastest growing hobbies in the nation and Caddo Mounds will be hosting both a classroom session and walk around its wooded and wet land areas. Come join us; spring is the best time for hearing bird song and seeing a bird’s colorful...

May 12

Primitive Technologies Series: 
Primitive Tools and Friction Fire Starting

ALTO, Texas –– Caddo Mounds State Historic Site invites the public to the first in a series of Saturday afternoon programs to learn about the early technologies used by prehistoric Native Americans – the spear, atlatl, bow, and throwing sticks.

Activities will include classroom instruction,...