What’s Happening This Weekend in Texas

Check out my picks of the BEST happenings across the state this weekend!

October 12-14

 

Austin/Hill Country

Oct. 13th Monarch Celebration at Wildseed Farms, Fredericksburg  Kids can assist in tagging Monarchs at this annual celebration.  Click HERE for more information.

Oct. 13th Astronomy Day at the Science Mill, Johnson City  Come to see the special exhibit of Space Station Items on loan from the Space Station Museum in California.  Click HERE for more information.

Oct. 13th Noon –  Gault Tour, Georgetown  Tour the Gault Archeological Site.  Click HERE for more information.

Now – Nov. 4   Barton Hill Farms Fall Festival, Pumpkin Patch and Corn Maze  Spend a day on the farm!  Click HERE for more information.

Now – Nov. 4th  Sweet Berry Farms Fall Festival, Marble Falls  Pumpkins and Flowers are the focus of this fun festival with activities for the entire family!  Click HERE for more information.

Now – Nov. 1  Scream Hollow Halloween Park, Bastrop   Halloween comes early to Texas, as this Horror Theme Park opens for the 2018 Season!  Click HERE for more information.

San Antonio

Now – 29th  Great hill Country Pumpkin Patch at Love Creek Orchards, Medina  When an apple orchard has a Pumpkin Patch, you can be assured of wonderful apple cider and other products in addition to fun!  Click HERE for more information.

Now – Nov. 18th  Rocky Creek Maze, Moulton  Their 8 acre maze may be the biggest draw, but you’ll love the haunted trail, and many activities!  Bring a cooler to take home some of their dairy’s milk, yogurt and cheeses, too!  Click HERE for more information.

Now – 28th  Circle N Maze, La Vernia   Enjoy this big 5.5 acre Corn Maze, open late and fun in dark with a flashlight!  They also have a pumpkin patch, kids activities and food trucks!  Click HERE for more information.

Now – Nov. 25th Graff 7A Ranch , Hondo  Explore all there is to do on this big South Texas Ranch!  Admission includes 7-acre maze, hayride, MatterCorn Slide Mountain, Twin Cow Train, Cowboy Ken’s Kiddie Korral, Hay Bale Jump, Paw Paw’s pig races, the Whacky Whizzzer, and unlimited jumping on two Corn Pop-Poppers!  Click HERE for more information.

Now – Nov. 4  Devine Acres Farm Fall Countryfest, Devine   Open Weekends, there’s lots of fun down on this farm, with farm animals, barrel-train, gemstone mining and much more!  Click HERE for more information.

Now – Oct. 28  Zoo Boo at the San Antonio Zoo, San Antonio   Weekends in October, enjoy fun trick-or-treating in a non-scary environment!  Click HERE for more information.

Now – Oct. 31  Howl-O-Scream at Seaworld, San Antonio  Kid-friendly attractions and trick-or-treating during the day, then spooks after dark!  Click  HERE for more information.

Now – Oct. 31  Fright Fest at Six Flags Fiesta Texas, San Antonio  Come out for the BEST Fright Fest, when the entire park is shrouded in lights, fog and things that go bump in the night!  Click HERE for more information.

Now – Dec. 31  Nature Connects: Art with Lego Bricks, San Antonio Botanical Gardens  See 13 Nature Inspired Lego Sculptures in the Gardens.  Click HERE for more information.

DFW

Oct. 13th Granbury Octoberfest, Granbury  Spend a day celebrating Oktoberfest in Granbury.  Click HERE for more information.

Oct. 13th  Bonnie and Clyde Days, Pilot Point  Fun Family-friendly festival celebrating the making of the movie, Bonnie and Clyde in Pilot Point.  Click HERE for more information.

Oct. 13th 10am – Noon  Archeology Day at Fort Richardson State Park, Jacksboro   In celebration of TPWD’s archaeology month, learn about archaeology and how archaeologists study the past at Ft. Richardson.  Click HERE for more information.

Oct. 13th –  Second Saturday in McKinney  5-8PM  Adult Trick-Or-Treating on the Square.  Click HERE for more information.

Now – Nov 4  Country Critters Farm Pumpkin Patch, Alvarado  Open on weekends for the Fall, lots of animals, pony rides, a real pumpkin patch and a fun hay ride through the fields highlight this farm, with activities for all ages!  Click HERE to visit their website.

Now – Nov. 4  Mainstay Farm Pumpkin Days, Cleburne   Spend a day on the farm with activities for the whole family.  Click HERE to visit their website.

Now – Oct. 31  Hall’s Pumpkin Farm and Corn Maze, Grapevine  Free admission with low prices for activities such as a hay ride and corn 2 acre corn maze highlight this beloved Pumpkin Patch!  Open Daily.  Cash only.  Click HERE for more information.

Now – Oct. 27th  Screams Halloween Theme Park, Waxahachie  One ticket gives you access not only to 5 haunted houses, but spooky games, activities and live entertainment!  Click HERE for more information.

Now – Oct. 21st  State Fair of Texas, Dallas  Fried foods, rides, attractions and so much more!  Click HERE for more information.

Now – Nov. 21  Adventures in Neverland Autumn at the Dallas Arboretum, Dallas  90,000 Pumpkins are used to create an incredible visual display of Neverland!  Daily activities for children and more!  Click HERE for more information.

Now – Oct. 31  Six Flags Over Texas Fright Fest, Arlington The Park is open weekends, with just Halloween decorations during the day for younger children, but after dark it is filled with frights!  Click HERE for more information.

Now – Nov. 21st  Preston Trail Pumpkin Patch and Farm, Gunter  Spend the day at this fun pumpkin patch and petting zoo, with hayrides, animals to feed and much more!  Enjoy lunch at the inside café!  Click HERE for more information.

Houston/Galveston

Oct. 13th  6-9pm  Music Night on the Strand, Galveston  Monthly celebration at Saengerfest Park with live music!  Click HERE for more information.

Sept. 29th – Oct. 31st  Houston Terror Dome Haunted House, Channelview  One of the best haunted houses in Houston! Click HERE for more information.

Sept. 29 – Nov. 11th  Dewberry Farm, Brookshire   There’s non-stop fun at this seasonal fall, with pumpkin patch, corn maze, and much, much more!  Click HERE for more information.

Now – Nov. 10th  Blessington Farms, Simonton   Come out for fun on the farm at the annual Fall Festival!  Click HERE for more information.

Now – Feb. 28th  Daily  Open House, Houston   Check out the ultimate Open House in Houston!  This fun, interactive art display in Downtown Houston is open to the public.  Click HERE for more information.

Waco/Central Texas

Now – Nov. 4  Robinson Family Farm, Temple  Take the family to a day on the farm! Enjoy games, a corn maze, pumpkins and much more, including my favorite, the corn box!  Click HERE for more information.

Coastal Bend

Now – Nov. 11  Rockin’ K Farms Maze, Robstown   Amazing fun on the farm with a huge maze, hay rides, pumpkin patch and so much more!  Click HERE for more information.

West Texas

Oct. 13th 10am – 4pm  Pecan Festival, Clyde  Spend a fun day at this family friendly festival in Clyde!  Click HERE for more information.

North East Texas 

Now – Nov. 3  Yesterland Farms, Canton  One of the biggest Pumpkin Patches and Farm Festivals opens for the holiday season!  Corn Maze, Apple Cannons, rides and much more!  Click HERE for more information.

South Texas/South Padre Island/The Valley

 

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