RELEASE OF LIABILITY: Deaf Interpreter Services (DIS) is excited to provide you with a consolidated list of upcoming events for information purposes only. DIS, it’s staff, and or affiliates is not responsible for any damages and/or injuries arising if you elect to attend any of the events listed below.

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New Braunfels ASL Picnic

Date: July 9, 2022
Time: 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location: Cypress Bend Park, 503 Peace Ave, New Braunfels, TX 78130

The New Braunfels Community Group is hosting a FUN picnic day at Cypress Bend Park in New Braunfels on July 9, 2022! Both deaf & hearing ASL users are welcome! A pavilion has been reserved for us to use. Hamburgers & hotdogs will be served with a $5 donation to help with the cost of food, paper plates, prizes, game supplies, etc. The event will have a lot of activities planned such as a Playground for the kids, Fishing and Swimming in the River, Yard Games, Table Games, Sports Balls, Water Balloons, Socializing and Chatting in ASL, PLUS MORE!!! Check the Facebook event page for updates!

SAILS 32nd ADA Anniversary Celebration

Date: July 23, 2022
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Location: Morgan's Wonderland

The San Antonio Independent Living Services will host the 32nd Annual Americans with Disabilities Act Celebration at Morgan’s Wonderland on Saturday, July 23, 2022. The time is yet to be determined and will be announced as the event nears. Check back at the SAILS Website by clicking on the title for further information.

DeafNation World Expo

Start date: August 1, 2022
End date: August 4, 2022
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Location: Bally's Hotel and Casino

On July 31st to August 4th, 2022, Join the 4th DeafNation World Expo & Conference at the Bally’s Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, the perfect resort to bring Deaf people from all over the world under one roof. You’ll experience an action-packed week of exhibitions, sessions, entertainment, sporting activities, presentation, and networking for one of the most memorable events you’ll ever attend. Click the title for more Information.

Texas Deaf Festival

Date: August 6, 2022
Time: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Location: Pickerel Park Pavilion

The Deaf Community is hosting their second annual Texas Deaf Festival on Saturday, August, 6, 2022. The time is still pending, but check back for more information as the event nears!!

HBDA Beach Vacation

Date: September 3, 2022
Time: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location: Surfside Beach, Texas

The Houston Black Deaf Advocate group is hosting a Beach Vacation for everyone to attend. Food Plate is $8 per person, or $5 per child under 10 years old. Bring your own Lawn Chairs and Canopy Tent.

AccessAbility Festival

Date: October 1, 2022
Time: 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location: Hemisfair Park Downtown

AccessAbility fest offers a gateway to resources, opportunities and recreation for individuals facing barriers to their maximum level of independence due to a physical, developmental, sensory and/or mental health challenges. ​The 16th Annual AccessAbility fest will kick-off featuring numerous activities, information sessions, and exhibitors with information, products, programs and services that promote independence and inclusion where individuals with disabilities live, work and play. This FREE celebration includes activities for the whole family to enjoy, demonstrations,  and more. Advanced registration is required to attend. Check back on the website as the event nears for any event-related updates.

Deafopia – Texas School for the Deaf in Austin, Texas

Date: November 5, 2022
Time: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location: Texas School for the Deaf

Deafopia is hosting a convention at the Texas School for the Deaf, 1102 S. Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78704 with vendors, and exhibitors. Admission and Parking is Free, check the website for updated details.