TPR Events & Initiatives

McClain & Pinnacle Reception in New Braunfels

Mar 24, 2017

By invitation only, Texas Public Radio is hosting a special gathering Saturday, April 1 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the McKenna Events Center in New Braunfels for members who support TPR with an  investment of a dollar a day or more.

New Braunfels is known for its quaint charm and variety of exciting summer and fall activities. If you haven't been or if it has been a while, the McClain & Pinnacle Reception is the perfect opportunity to head out there. We look forward to seeing you!

Win A Trip For Two To London, Tour The BBC

Mar 23, 2017
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How would you like to visit London and tour the BBC’s headquarters, to get an insider’s view of how the world’s largest broadcast news organization operates? Texas Public Radio and the BBC are giving you an opportunity to win this prize by completing our BBC NEWSHOUR QUIZ.

Here’s what you need to do: Listen to the BBC Newshour weekdays at 9 a.m. on Texas Public Radio the week of March 27.

Texas Public Radio, San Antonio Book Festival and Ernst and Young present The Moth Mainstage at the Majestic Theatre April 7th as part of the 5th annual San Antonio Book Festival

TPR Goes To The Dogs At Fest Of Tails

Mar 21, 2017

On Saturday, March 18, 2017, TPR joined the San Antonio Parks Foundation for their Fest of Tails Kite Festival & Dog Fair. Located at McAllister Park this year, the annual event encourages families to spend a day in the park with children’s activities, hot air balloon rides, live music, arts and crafts, food vendors and a sky full of kites. Fashionable dogs competed in costume contests and strutted in the always-popular Pooch Parade. During the event, TPR signed-up 23 new members, of both the human and canine varieties.

Hear 'The Response: America's Story' On March 31

Mar 21, 2017

On Friday, March 31 at 12 noon, TPR will broadcast a special program featuring amazing stories of immigration sent in by smartphone, some of them from right here in Texas. It's "The Response: America's Story," hosted by veteran journalist Shaimaa Khalil.

Examples of what you'll hear:

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