News and Events

Past News and Events


Down Home Christmas

Time: 6:30-9:00 pm Location: City Hall Municipal Complex Join us for an evening of family and festivities as we welcome Santa back to Live Oak this year! Santa's sleigh will drop him off early evening and you can enjoy the magic of the…

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Letters to Santa

He's making his list and checking it twice so don't miss out on getting your wish list straight to the North Pole! The good boys and girls of Live Oak can either send Santa an email with all their wishes and wants, OR they can drop their letter off…

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All Treats, No Tricks
Join us this year for a special Halloween event

Date: October 31st
Time: 3-5pm
Where: Main City Park
Drive Thru Event

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Shin Dig on Shin Oak

Free Event! September 25th, 2021 City Hall Parking Lot Event Activitiesfrom 4-7pm The Spazmaticsfrom 7-10pm Games | Food Vendors | BYOB Texas Big Rig Gaming Trailer Rock Climbing Wall Gaga Pit & More! Happy Trails Entertainment Exotic Petting…

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Movie in the Park

Disney's "Raya and the Last Dragon"

Main Park Baseball Field
Event begins at 6:45 p.m.
with food, prizes & lots of family fun!
Movie begins at dark, at approximately 8:00 p.m.

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Notice of Election Day Locations

View the list of May 1, 2021 Election Day Locations below View the List of Election Day…

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Notice of Election

Notice of Election

Early Voting, for locations, times and dates (Notice of…

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Drive Thru Easter Egg Scramble

Saturday March 27th, 10 a.m. at Main City Park Join us at the Main City Park for a twist on the traditional Easter Egg Scramble. To promote social distancing and for the health and safety of all involved, families will remain in their vehicles for…

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Halloween Drive-thru Event

3:00pm - 5:00pm Join us for a Halloween event with an extra special twist to celebrate “60 Years of Strength in Community.” We realize that the COVID-19 situation has impacted everyone in the community, and many of you have missed being able to…

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Early Voting Calendar and Map

November 3, 2020 Early Voting Map …

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60 Years of Strength in Community Celebration - CANCELLED

It is out of an abundance of concern for our residents and visitor's health that we are canceling this event. This is such a fun event that is enjoyed by so many people that it makes this decision very hard. Please stay tuned and hopefully we will…

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Jr. Fishing Day | June 6th | 7:00-11:00am

Dust off the rods and reels; it's Junior Fishing Day at the Live Oak Park Lakeside! Children ages 13 and younger may join us for fishing on June 6th from 7:00-11:00 a.m. Live Oak residents will be granted FREE admission to this event (with official…

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Live Oak City Pool Opening

Live Oak City Pool

Opening at Noon
Saturday, June 6, 2020

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Update on Municipal Court May 15

Update regarding Municipal Court Municipal court has been cancelled for the entire month of May as well as the June 2nd docket. Municipal Court Judge Ed Phillips has made this determination in consultation with the Court Administrator and city…

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Municipal Court cancelled for April

Update regarding Municipal Court Municipal court has been cancelled for the month of April. Municipal Court Judge Ed Phillips has made this determination in consultation with the Court Administrator and city staff. Staff will notify everyone we can…

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General Election - Canceled

Our local General Election for May 2, 2020 is to be canceled due to having unopposed City Council candidates. Download the documents below for more information. Unopposed Candidates - Ordinance No. 1594 Certification of Unopposed…

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Live Oak Business Assistance Grant - COVID-19

Live Oak Economic Development Corporation Grant Assistance Program for Live Oak Businesses Suffering from Losses due to COVID-19

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Lifeguard Job Opening/Swim Lesson Registration

The City of Live Oak is hiring lifeguards for the 2020 summer pool season and we want YOU to be a part of the team! As an employee of Live Oak you can enjoy the benefits of flexible hours, great pay and a fun working environment. The City of Live…

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Easter Egg Scramble - CANCELLED

This event has been cancelled

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Disaster Relief Resources

Dear Friends, We face a public health and economic crisis unlike anything we have ever experienced. In past few weeks, we have been instructed by federal, state, and local authorities to stay at home, wash our hands and practice social distancing.…

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Texas Public Health Declaration for Restaurants

Texas governor: Schools, bars, restaurant dining rooms must close temporarily due to coronavirus Abbott also issued a public health disaster statewide for the first time in more than 100 years. AUSTIN, Texas — Gov. Greg Abbott announced on…

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COVID-19: What we are doing

View the latest coronavirus (COVID-19) information regarding the City of Live Oak facilities, services, events, programs and meetings. As the City of Live Oak manages services to the citizens, we want to assure you that the city takes the health and…

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Links to Important Information

Bexar County Emergency Management Office of the Texas Governor | Greg Abbott CDC website CDC Informational Videos CDC Factsheets and Print Materials World Health Organization (WHO) U.S. State Department Judson ISD North East ISD San Antonio Water…

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General Election - Early Voting

For the purpose of electing a mayor and two city council members, place two and place four. The Hours of Early Voting Will Be:(Las Horas y Fechas De Votacion Adelantada Seran:) Monday, April 20 thru Thursday, April 23, 2020 …

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Daddy Daughter Dance Masquerade Ball

Time: 5-8pm Location: Hilton Garden Inn Live Oak $15 for Live Oak Residents $20 for non-residents Registration begins December 18th for Live Oak residents, January 6th for non-residents. *Space is limited, so register early to guarantee a spot.…

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The City of Live Oak Celebrating 60 Years!

The City of Live Oak is celebrating there 60th Year (1960-2020) anniversary!

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Best of Live Oak - 2020 Ballot

Complete and return no later than January 17th. Ballots can also be found online at Facebook Paper ballots can be turned in at City Hall or placed in the utility payments drop box in front of City Hall. Plaques will be awarded to the top vote…

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Down Home Christmas

Time: 6:30-8:30 pm Location: City Hall Municipal Complex Join us for an evening of family and festivities as we celebrate a Down Home Christmas in Live Oak. Santa's sleigh is set to arrive early evening and you can enjoy all the excitement…

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12 Days of Christmas Giveaway

In an effort to support our local businesses and encourage citizens to Shop Live Oak, we will once again host the "12 Days of Christmas" contest featuring gift cards, prizes and fun from our local businesses! Make sure you like us on Facebook and…

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Online Auction

City of Live Oak Online Auction, Nov. 5-12

Register to become a bidder at

Auction starts at 9am CST

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Letters from Santa

Parents, please fill out the short form and return to the mailbox located inside City Hall by December 2, 2019. Please make sure all letters to Santa from the same household are in one envelope or stapled together, and print legibly so that Santa…

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Halloween Family Night

October 31st, 6-8pm at City Hall Municipal Complex.

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Movie In The Park - Aladdin

Sit down on your own MAGIC CARPET, or bring a chair and be mesmerized by the exotic adventures of Aladdin. This live-action adaptation is a thrill for the whole family, and you won't want to miss this special outdoor screening! October 12th, 6:45…

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Design a Scarecrow Contest Signup

Download the signup sheet here. Registration deadline is Monday, September 30, 2019 by 3pm.

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Shindig on Shin Oak


Free Event!

Texas Roadhouse & Houlihan's will begin selling food at 6pm

Concert starts at 7pm featuring The Spazmatics

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City Garage Sales

BARGAIN HUNTERS! Mark your calendars for September 27, 28 and 29, 2019. Twice a year Live Oak has Citywide Garage Sales on Friday, Saturday and/or Sunday. The City of Live Oak does not have garage sale fees. Participating residents please email…

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City Online Auction

The next City of Live Oak online auction will be August 19-27, 2019 beginning at 9am CST. All times on are in Eastern Time. Example, if the sale begins at 10AM ET it is 9AM CST for Live Oak, Texas. Items will be available to view…

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Community Open House

Come Join us at The Community Comprehensive Plan Open House! Hilton Garden Inn & Conference Center 8101 Pat Booker Rd., Live Oak, TX 78233;July 18, 2019 from 6:00-8:00pm The purpose of the meeting is to get your valuable input in Live Oak's future…

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Jr. Fishing Day

7:00-11:00 a.m. Main Park Lakeside

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Memorial Day 2019

The annual Memorial Day Parade will take place May 25th at 10:00 a.m. The parade will travel down Forest Bluff, turn Left of Topperwein, right onto Leafy Hollow, left onto Welcome Dr., right onto Old Spanish Trail and right onto Shin Oak.

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Easter Egg Scramble

Saturday April 13th 10:00am at the Main City Park

Egg Hunt for kids 12 and under, Lakeside photos with the Easter Bunny, Bunny Bait Activity & Sno-Cones

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City of Live Oak and Police Department Online Auction April 1-10

The next City of Live Oak and Police online auction will be April 1-10, 2019 beginning at 8 AM…

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Bulk Trash Pick Up (April 1st) - City Wide Garage Sales (March 29th-31st)

Bulk Trash Pick Up Begins April 1st Place bulk items at curb starting March 25th - March 31st City Wide Garage Sales March 29th-31st Bulk Trash pickup is a service offered thru the Waste Management Contract. Items that are too large to fit in your…

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Daddy Daughter Dance

Under the Big Top Daddy Daughter Dance When: February 9th, 2019, 5-8pm Where: Hilton Garden Inn, Live Oak Registration information: Registration for Live Oak residents begins December 17th. Registration for non-residents begins January…

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Updated Park Plan and Comprehensive Plan RFQ

Download the Latest Request for Qualifications Park Plan and Comprehensive Plan Forms. Park Plan RFQ Comprehensive Plan…

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City of Live Oak Request for Qualifications

The City of Live Oak is now soliciting RFQ for both a Park Plan and a Comprehensive Plan. Please see attached PDF files for additional information and submittal requirements. Park Plan RFQComprehensive Plan…

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12 Days of Xmas

In an effort to support our local businesses and encourage citizens to Shop Live Oak, we will once again host the "12 Days of Christmas" contest featuring gift cards, prizes and fun from our local businesses! Make sure you like us on Facebook and…

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Christmas in the Park

Holiday Hayride, Cookies for Santa Craft, Marshmallow Roasting and More! When: December 15th, 2018 Where: Live Oak Main City Park (Fire Station in case of inclement weather) Time: 5:30-8:30pm, Pictures with Santa from…

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Letters to Santa

Letters will be accepted Nov 5th - Dec 3rd at Santa's Mailbox inside City Hall.

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Halloween Family Night

Save the Date for Halloween fun! Games, sno cones, costume contest and music! Free event at the Live Oak Fire Station.

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RESCHEDULED Shin Dig 2.0 on Shin Oak and Movie in the Park

Movie in the Park just got upgraded! Cancelled portions of the Shin Dig on Shin Oak have been rescheduled for Saturday, October 13th. The fun begins at 3:00 PM with carnival rides, face painting, a petting zoo and games and prizes on the midway! The…

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Restaurant Revitalization Fund Assistance

Restaurants in South Texas are now able to apply for direct relief through the Restaurant Revitalization Fund. The American Rescue Plan Act established the Restaurant Revitalization Fund to provide funding to help eligible businesses keep their…

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