UPDATED! Here’s All The Austin Pumpkin Patches, Halloween Fun, And Fall Festivals Happening in 2020

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Take advantage of the (slightly) cooler fall weather by visiting Austin pumpkin patches, festivals, events galore! Whether you’re a fan of dressing up and decorating with all the other ghosts and goblins, or you just love the smell of pumpkin spice and crisp leaves in the air, fall is an amazing time in Central Texas. Enjoy all this fall fun!

Photo taken at Sweet Eats Fruit Farm (info below).

2020 Austin Pumpkin Patches, Fall Festivals, and Events in Central Texas

$5 HALLOWEEN CLASSICS at EVO Cinemas
Every Day | All Locations

Nothing gets your blood pumping like some good, old fashioned horror movie scares! All month long, EVO will have your favorite Halloween Classics back on the big screen for just $5!

Haunted Drive-In
All of October |Various times | All three Blue Starlite Drive-In Locations
All of October the Blue Starlite Drive-In will be showing halloween movies from Ghostbusters, Harry Potter, to the Rocky Horror Picture Show! They will be utilizing all three locations, Mueller, Downtown, and Round Rock! Don’t miss out on this once a year event. Find screenings and showtimes here.

The Robinson Family Farm (Temple)
Weekends Through November 1 | 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. | 3780 White Owl Lane, Temple
Join for fall days on the farm, where traditions and memories are made! Whether you are looking for a fun day out with the family, or looking for a unique place to hang out as friends, there is something for everyone to enjoy on the farm! Come hungry because they’ve got delicious treats waiting for you! 20+ attractions. General admission tickets are $9.95 online and $12.95 at the gate.

Mama Mary’s Farm Pumpkin Patch (Creedmoor)
Wednesday through Sunday Through November 1 | Contact for Hours| 5701 Williamson Road, Creedmoor
Less than 30 minutes from Austin, you can pick out the perfect pumpkin, interact with animals, play on the farm, and so much more. Spend the day with us and create life-long memories! Trunk or Treat happening on October 31 from 3 to 5 p.m. only. Tickets for ages 3 and up are $10.

Sweet Berry Farm (Marble Falls)
Through November 8 | 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday; 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday.  Closed all Wednesdays. | 1801 FM 1980 Marble Falls
Parking is FREE. The pumpkins and gourds are individually priced. Admission is FREE, but each activity has a fee. Activities include a hayride, corn maze, scarecrow stuffing, a train, and flower picking, and pumpkin painting just to name a few (seriously, there are a TON of activities for an additional fee). Visit the Sweet Berry Farm website for pricing. Payment by cash or check only. (Check the website for exact directions as GPS isn’t always accurate for this location.)

Sweet Eats Fruit Farm (Georgetown)
Through November 8 | 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Daily | 14400 E. State Highway 29, Georgetown

$16 per person for UNLIMITED access to all activities. Tickets are for the activities area. If you ONLY want to pick pumpkins, just show up and pay for what you pick.

Barton Hill Farm Fall Festival and Pumpkin Patch (Bastrop)
Every Friday to Sunday Through November 15 | Contact for Hours | Barton Hill Farm, 1115 Farm To Market 969, Bastrop
Head to Barton Hill Farms and make memories with friends and family! They have fun activities for all ages. From taking fall photos and picking out your pumpkin in the pumpkin patch, to getting lost in the corn maze, jumping on the jumping pillow, playing human foosball, corn hole, and more, you are sure to have a great day! If you’re looking for delicious food and cold drinks, check out the concession stand. Admission is $16.95 + tax on Fridays, $19.95 + tax on Saturdays and Sundays. Kids 2 and under are FREE!

Evergreen Farms Pumpkin Hunt (Elgin)
October 3 through November 1| Monday through Friday from 12 to 5 p.m., Saturdays from 10 to 5 p.m., Sundays from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.  |  Evergreen Farms, 242 Monkey Road, Elgin
Evergreen Farms will be open for the Pumpkin Hunt in 2020, with limited activities and following CDC guidelines. Pumpkins of all sizes will be available for purchase. The premier event, the Pumpkin Hunt, includes a wagon ride into the Christmas tree fields where mini pumpkins are hidden in the trees. Buy $3 tickets in the gift shop and use them toward the following activities: Pumpkin Hunt, Pumpkin Launcher, Train Ride, Fishing Pond, Spinner, Bounce Track, Kid Zip Line, Mazes, and The Famous Striker. Admission and parking are FREE!

Evans United Fall Carnival
October 8 through 18 | Weeknights starting at 6 p.m., Weekends starting at 1 p.m. | Wolf Ranch Town Center,
1015 W University Avenue, Georgetown
Free entry, pricing for activities below. Carnival includes rides, games, food, free parking and free admission. All rides take 3 or more coupons, available for purchase.
• Individual Coupons: $1.25 each
• Discount Coupons: 20 Coupons for $20
• Super Discount Coupons: 50 Coupons for $45
Armband specials will also be available at $25 for unlimited riding weeknights from 6 to 10 p.m. and from 1 to 5 p.m. and 6 to 10 p.m. (2 separate sessions) on Saturday and Sunday.

Elgin Christmas Tree Farm (Elgin)
Through November 1 | Monday through Thursday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Sunday from 12 to 5:30 p.m. | 120 Natures Way, Elgin

$7 Admission (everyone 2-99) – Includes all activities offered (with social distancing and sanitizing). Join the Farm Family to get a free admission coupon. Activities include: Crazy Maze, Corn Maze, Duck Races, Animals to visit, Train Ride, Hayride, and more. Plus, picnic areas where you are welcome to bring your own food. Some charities may be selling food on the weekends. Check Facebook or contact the farm for details. There will be lots of pumpkins on the farm for the fall atmosphere and picture taking; however, due to COVID they will have limited pumpkins for sale during the 2020 season. 

Texas Pumpkin Fest (Leander)
Through October 31 | from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. | 10930 East Crystal Falls Parkway

Family-friendly Pumpkin & Gourd Patch on 5 Acres, Hay Maze, Pony Rides, Face Painting, Balloon Twisting, Kiddie Tractor Rides, Hay Pyramid, Live Music, Photo Ops, Games & Activities, Giveaways, Food Trucks, and more! Weekend admission: $10 for ages 13 and up. $5 for 12 and under. Two and under are free. Weekday admission: $5 per person. Two and under are free. Mondays are FREE (Excluding Monday, Oct 12).

Graff 7A Ranch (Hondo)
Weekends Through November 28 | Fridays, 6 to 9 p.m., Saturdays 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., Sundays, Noon to 5 p.m. | 911 US Hwy 90 East, Hondo

7-acre maze, hayride, MatterCorn Slide Mountain, barrel train, Cowboy Ken’s Kiddie Korral, Hay Bale Jump, Colin’s Cluckers,  and unlimited jumping on two Corn Pop-Poppers! Adults (3-64)  are $17.50 (includes tax).
Seniors (65+) are $12 (includes tax). Kids 2 and under are free!

Oktoberfest
Saturday, October 10 |  from 4:15 to 9 p.m. | Stubbs Bar-B-Q 801 Red River Street
The German-Texan Heritage Society will hold their annual festival, which will include live music, food, a biergarten, activities for kids, and more. Price is $96 per reserved picnic table (each table can seat six people, so basically $16 per person). Purchase tickets here.

Pfloating Pumpkin Patch
Saturday, October 10 |  from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.  | Gilleland Creek Pool, 700 North Railroad Avenue, Pflugerville
Visit the coolest pumpkin patch in Pflugerville! Admission is $8 per person (includes one pumpkin). Pre-registration is required for this event, and everyone must purchase a ticket even if they will not be swimming. Capacity is limited to 40 people per time slot.  Time slots are: 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., 12 to 1 p.m., and 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.  The pool is heated! Parents are required to get in the water with any child who is under the age of 5.

Crowe’s Nest Farms Fall Family Fun Days (Manor)
October 10, 11, 17, 18, 24, 25, 31, and November 1 |  from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.  | 10300 Taylor Lane, Manor
There will be lots of local vendors selling everything from fresh organic produce, eggs, honey, jam, and bread, to a variety of hand-made crafts, plus lots of special events, like raptor shows, snake lessons, a corn and potato cannon booth, and much more! Admission is FREE under 2, $3 for 2-year-olds, $7 for ages 3 to 12, and $8 for ages 13+.

Family Festival Pumpkin Patch (Dripping Springs)
October 10, 11, 17, 18, 24, 25 | 7:30 p.m.|  Proof & Cooper Restaurant, 18710 Hamilton Pool Rd, Dripping Springs
Offering fun and activities for the whole family, the pumpkin patch will feature kid-friendly programming, carnival games, bounce house, vendors, and live music.

Pumpkin Patch (Leander)
Open until October 31 | Leander United Methodist Church, 107 South Wet Drive, Leander
This pumpkin patch will not be selling pumpkins this year but will have a smaller scale patch for everyone tot take pictures, play a little, and pick up a activity book! If you go the week of Halloween you can pickup a boo bag full of treats!

The Nightmare Before Christmas at Community First Village Community Cinema
Friday, October 16 |  from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.  | Community First Village Community Cinema, 9301 Hog Eye Road
Community First! Village invites you to an exclusive Community Drive-In screening of The Nightmare Before Christmas in a safe, socially distanced setting at Community First! Village. We will be partnering with our friends at Chi’Lantro BBQ! Chi’Lantro will be available for pre-order only. Popcorn, Candy, and drinks will be available for purchase at check-in (card only). Chi’Lantro pre-orders will close on Wednesday, October 14 at 11:59 p.m. Be sure to order your burritos ahead of time, as they will not be accepting orders at the door. Cost is $20 per car.

Flip Side Oktoberfest
Friday, October 16 through Monday, October 19 |
October 16 at 11 a.m. through October 19 at 2 a.m. | Flipside Bar, 6705 West Hwy 290 #107
Join Flip Side Bar for their Oktoberfest festivities. They’ll have beer specials in addition to a special Oktoberfest menu.

Hairy Man Festival 
Saturday, October 17 |
From 6 to 7 p.m.  (before dark) and 7 to 9:30 p.m.  (after dark) | Cat Hollow Park, 8600 O’Connor Drive, Round Rock
Bring the entire family to the 26th Annual Hairy Man Festival in Cat Hollow Park!  This will be a modified event from the traditional Hairy Man Festival. Walk the beautiful Community Trail all lit up and decorated for the season! Enjoy Music, Glow Giveaways, and Pre-packaged Treats for the kids! Two times are offered so younger children have the option to walk before dark. Please maintain a social distance from others and wear a face covering. FREE admission!

Oktoberfest at Bethany Lutheran Church
Saturday, October 17 | 3 to 6 p.m.  | Bethany Lutheran Church, 701 West Slaughter Lane
Delicious German food…Come join the fun at their annual Oktoberfest. The Holy Smokers are cooking the meal: German sausage, BBQ sauce, German potato salad, Dutchman’s special slaw, baked beans, tea and lemonade. We are asking each family to bring a dessert to share with others. This is a fun way to invite your family, friends, and neighbors to church. In an effort to keep everyone safe and healthy, Outreach will be selling tickets ($10/family or $5/single) in 45-minute increments so that crowd control is maintained. They are still working out a payment method but in the meantime you can reserve your preferred time slot here

The Evo Pumpkin Patch
Weekends (Friday, Saturday, and Sundays) From October 17 through November 1 | From 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. | EVO® Cinemas Belterra Village, 166 Hargraves Drive

Whether you’re searching for the perfect backdrop to snap those fall photos, or looking to pick the plumpest pumpkin to carve into your Jack-O-Lantern.. the EVO Pumpkin Patch at Belterra Village is your fall-family fun destination!

4th Annual Drunken Pumpkin Party
Wednesday, October 21 | At 6:30 p.m. | Multiple Evo Locations

Pumpkin carving but better. Free your inner child, grab a Pumpkin Spiced Shake, and join for the annual Drunken Pumpkin Party! They will supply pumpkins, carving tools, stencils, and snacks, then you’ll get our carve on. Later, watch “Hocus Pocus” for free starting at 7:30 p.m.! If that doesn’t sound great already, they will have hidden prizes and of course, their full menu available all night long!

Pumpkin Chunkin
Friday, October 23 | from 5 to 7 p.m. | Cat Hollow Park, 8600 O’Connor Drive, Round Rock
4th through 8th Graders are invited to a Halloween party just for them!  Bring friends and a pumpkin to Cat Hollow Park to test our catapult to see how far you can chunk your pumpkin’!  While you are waiting, create spooky Halloween chalk scenes, enjoy live music, pre-packaged snacks/drink/candy and much more! Dress in your Halloween best!
$6 BCCC Member | $8 BCMUD Resident | $12 Non-Resident   

Night at the Drive-In Theatre
Friday, October 23 and Saturday, 24 | Starting at 6:15 p
.m. | Doc’s Drive-In Theatre, 150 Satterwhite Road, Buda
Halloween By Design returns to elevate everyone’s spirits with some much needed Halloween FUN! (Safely, of course!) While October will look and feel a little different this year, Halloween By Design is dedicated to celebrating all the joy and spooky fun of the season while raising funds for nonprofit organizations serving the Central Texas community. Festivities include a socially-distanced film screening of Little Shop of Horrors (October 23) or The Addams Family (October 24), chef-created gourmet movie eats, boo-zy drinks, live music and fundraising. Don’t forget to decorate your car and dress up in your favorite costumes!

Family Fright Nights!
Saturdays, October 24 and 31 | Sunset | EVO® Cinemas Belterra Village, 166 Hargraves Drive

Grab the family and head out to Belterra Village for FRIGHT NIGHTS! A weekly series of free outdoor halloween movies. Guests will have their socially distanced space, and the ability to order food & beverage from our contactless app throughout the movie! 

Drive Thru Trunk or Treating (Round Rock)
Saturday, October 24 | From 5 to 8 p
.m. | 2801 North Mays Street, Round Rock
Join Round Rock Operation Blue Santa for a kid-safe, socially-distant Halloween festival. Stay in your car to receive candy and view the decorated trunks. Don’t forget your costume.The annual event is organized by Round Rock Operation Blue Santa. Toy and monetary donations are welcome. Admission is free.

Halloween Drive-In Movie
Saturday, October 24 | at 7:15 p.m. | Brushy Creek Community Center, 16318 Great Oaks Drive, Round Rock
Families are invited to bring popcorn and snacks to Community Center West Side Parking Lot for an outdoor showing of The Addams Family animated film. Register your family here. Limited Spots – Only ONE person per household needs to register.

Hill Country Halloween Half Marathon
Saturday October 24 | From 7:30 to 11 a
.m. | H-E-B Center at Cedar Park, 2100 Avenue of the Stars, Cedar Park
You won’t want to miss this event as it will be one of your favorite races in Austin. The finish line will be a party with music, massages, entertainment and activities for kids, and of course an abundance of random prize giveaways.

Ghost Walk Tours
Various Days, Times and Locations
If you are drawn to stories of the macabre then this night ghost tour is for you! Enjoy tales of a murder, mystery, unrequited love and of course many, many ghosts! In Austin, nearly every street corner has a story to tell, you just need to be with the right guide.  Don’t miss this walking experience under the cover of darkness. Expert storytellers combined with the weirdness of Austin, it’s a hauntingly good ghost tour! $20 per adult. Kids 10 and under are $10.

This Is Mesmerize Halloween Weekend Spooky Special
October 28 through November 1 | Open til Midnight | Native Hostel, 807 East 4th Street

This is Mesmerize follows the journey of amateur tinkerer and artist-turned-explorer, Mesmer, who one day discovers a secret: we are not alone. Special for Halloween weekend, the exhibit includes photo contests, costume contests, prizes and goodies, a spooky soundtrack, and lots of candy! Tickets are $40. Fun for kids and adults!

Drive Thru Trick-or-Treat Hosted by Constable Ballesteros & the PCT 2 Staff
Thursday, October 29 | From 6 to 8:30 p.m.| at 10409 Burnet Road

All families must stay inside vehicles. Volunteers will be wearing masks and gloves.

Fall Fun Festival
Thursday, October 30 |  from 9 to 11:30 a.m. | Old Settlers Park, 3300 Palm Valley Boulevard, Round Rock
Under the sea! Swim into the park for a fun filled morning! Jump on a hayride, conquer a game, charge up on treats and eats! They will have carnival games for toddlers and preschoolers, hayrides, and fun entertainment for all to enjoy. Be sure to wear you favorite costume! Guests are encouraged to bring a canned item for the Round Rock Food Pantry. 

BOO & BREW
Thursday, October 30 | from 4 to 9 p.m. | Wolf Ranch Town Center, 1015 W University Avenue, Georgetown
Join for the annual Halloween celebration – fun for all ages! Find your way through the hay maze and then settle in for our feature Moonlight Movie presentation of Hocus Pocus. Activities include: Trick-or-Treating (while supplies last), Hay Maze, Fannie’s Farm Animals, Trackless Train Rides, and more. FREE!

Fall Fun Festival 2020! 
Friday, October 30 | at 9 a.m. | Old Settlers Park Pavilion and Festival Area, 3300 E Palm Valley Blvd, Round Rock

Round Rock Parks and Recreation Department presents the annual FREE Fall Fun Fest for toddlers and preschoolers. The Fall Fun Fest begins at 9 a.m. Don’t forget to come in costume and bring a canned food item to donate to the Round Rock Food Pantry. This year’s theme is Under the Sea. They will have carnival games for toddlers and preschoolers, hayrides, snacks, and fun entertainment for all to enjoy.

Metro Park and Watch: The Addams Family
Friday, October 30 | At 6 p.m. (movie starts at Sunset) | The Long Center
, 701 W Riverside Drive
Each week Do512 and CapMetro partner to host a drive-in movie at a different location around Austin. These will be a safe, fun way to get people out to enjoy the fall evenings and watch a classic film favorite. Enter for your chance to attend here.

Hocus Pocus: A Drive-in Movie at the Ranch for Halloween!
Friday, October 30 | From 6:30 to 11:45 p.m. | Ranger Cattle, 12208 Farm to Market 969

Join for a BYOB drive-in movie at the ranch! Live music and concessions before the show. Cowboys on horseback parking cars. Feed the cows. Badass Wagyu Burgers for sale. Dog friendly.

Boo at the Zoo
October 30 and 31 | from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. | 10808 Rawhide Trail
Boo at the Zoo is a fun-filled evening for ghosts and goblins of any age. Tickets are limited, so be sure you secure yours today! Dress in your favorite costume. Face coverings, in addition to any Halloween masks are required. A stroll through the “haunted zoo” will certainly scare, only enter if you dare! Tickets are $15.00 each and include your admission to the Zoo. Children under two are free!

Halloween at the Aquarium
October 30 and 31 | Open from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. | Austin Aquarium, 13530 N. Hwy 183 #101

From trick or treating with your furry friends to a costume contest where you can win a FREE annual pass, the @austinaquarium Halloween Party is one you won’t want to miss!

Bunkhouse X MMH SOCO Candy & Cocktail Crawl
Saturday, October 31 | 4 p.m.| Joann’s Fine Foods, 1224 South Congress Ave
Stop by Jo’s, Hotel San Jose, Joann’s Fine Foods, Perlas’ and Junes, for spooky specials and wicked treats. Hotel San Jose will be serving up a blood orange morgue-a-rita and Jo’s will be serving a Ruby Dead Grapefruit punch and a monster mashup for the kids! Don’t miss out on this event!

Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice
Saturday, October 31 | From 4 to 10 p.m.| The Upside, 1108 East Sixth Street

Join East Austin Hotel for a socially distanced screening of the Halloween classic “Beetlejuice”. The movie will be screening at 8 p.m. on the rooftop. There will be themed cocktail and food specials all night long. Don’t forget your costume!

A Spooky Halloween Soiree
Saturday October 31 | From 5 p.m. to 12 a
.m. | Central Machine Works, 4824 East Cesar Chavez Street
Expect themed decorations, dark & moody music and of course food and drink specials, not to mention their first-ever costume contest!! In true social distancing fashion, participants will need to utilize and incorporate a mask into their costume. The winning, most creative, costume will get their tab covered by CMW! Reservations are highly encouraged, visit their website to book a table online and don’t forget your mask!

Dog Halloween Photo Booth
Saturdays until October 31 | From 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. | 4930 South Congress, Building A
A socially distancing Halloween Photography studio for you fur babies! With over 40 costumes, the perfect backdrop and lighting equipment, you can come and take pictures with your pup and make some fun memories at the same time! There are no spay/neuter requirements or age requirements to use the photography studio and there will only be 1 group of people allowed in at any given time! All of this for only $7! You do not need to be members or current clients of Work and Woof to use the studio! All walk-in based! If you tag them on Instagram @workandwoofatx you’ll be entered to win $100 Gift Card to Work and Woof! 

High 5 Trick or Treat Yo’ Self for Adults and Families – Safe & Free Event!
Saturday, October 31 | All Day | High 5 Family Entertainment Center, 1502 Ranch Road 620 South, Lakeway

The 5th annual Halloween party, High 5 is outdoing itself to provide a SAFE and FAMILY FUN Halloween party and experience this year – as an alternative (or in addition!) to door-to-door Trick-or-Treating. Join ALL DAY for costume contests throughout the day, safe candy stations, spooky cocktails for the adults, and a Tanqueray Tastings from 5:30 to 7 p.m. brought to you by our friends at Southern Glazers!

Kids Halloween Party
Saturday, October 31 | at 2 p.m. | South Austin Beer Garden, 10700 Manchaca Road

Join at the Beer Garden for fun for the whole family! Free Photos (at the pumpkin patch). Games – Fishing Booth, Eyeball Pong, Pumpkin Patch Stomp, Ring Toss, Candy Guess, & Poke a Pumpkin Board. Pumpkin Decorating Contest. Costume Contest.

Howl-O-Scream
Saturday, October 31 | From 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. | Various Locations (listed below)

Join the City of Austin’s Parks and Recreation Department as we host our annual Howl-O-Scream event at various recreation sites throughout the City of Austin. Come dressed in your favorite Halloween costume while you drive by and check out our Halloween tents and decorations, as you and your family collect treats and prizes from the safety of your vehicle. Please visit the participating sites below:

  • Dittmar Recreation Center | 1009 W. Dittmar Road
  • George Morales Dove Springs Recreation Center | 5801 Ainez Drive
  • Givens Recreation Center | 3811 E. 2nd Street
  • Gus Garcia Recreation Center | 1201 E. Rundberg Lane
  • Montopolis Recreation Center | 1200 Montopolis Drive
  • Turner Roberts Recreation Center | 7201 Colony Loop Drive

Halloween Gathering at Berkley Farm
Saturday, October 31 | From 5 to 8:30 p.m. | Berkeley Farm, 1914 Berkeley Avenue

No trick-or-treating for the kids, they said. No worries — just head over to Berkeley Farm for a family-friendly (and socially distanced) Halloween Gathering! Adults, bring your adult beverages and any picnic dinner food you’d like, kids can wear their Halloween costumes, and they’ll supply the fun. Buy tickets here.

UPDATED! Candy Crawl & Movie Night At The Arboretum
Saturday, October 31|From 12 to 4 p.m. |The Arboretum, 10000 Research Boulevard
The Arboretum will host Candy Crawl & Movie Night this Halloween. They will provide a fun, safe, outdoor place for local families to trick-or-treat on Halloween day. The Arboretum will host center-wide trick-or-treating from 12 – 4 p.m. along with a meet and greet with Austin Spurs mascot, DaBull, balloon art throughout the center, take-home crafts and more. Guests of all ages can come back in the evening for a Halloween themed movie night on The Lawn. The Arboretum will show Disney’s Hocus Pocus at 8 p.m. with music starting at 6:30 p.m.

UPDATED! Nightmare on Willie Nelson Boulevard: Family Edition
Saturday, October 31| From 5 to 7 p.m.| ACL Live at Mood Theater, 310 West Willie Nelson Boulevard
A 30-minute kid-friendly version of our haunted tour takes you backstage at famous ACL Live in all of its Halloween glory, complete with fun facts and scary stories. Full of tricks AND treats: each child ticket purchased comes with a decorate-your-own treat bag kit (no shared supplies to maintain sanitation), with candy stops along the tour for kids to get a safe trick-or-treating experience. Costumes encouraged!  Masks are required for all guests over the age of 2 and must stay on the whole tour. Guests must complete a health check upon entry.

UPDATED: Howl-O-Scream!
Saturday, October 31|From 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.| Multiple Locations
Head out for a night of frightfully safe fun in a drive-thru fashion through the Austin recreation center parking lots. Go dressed in your favorite Halloween costume while you drive by and check out their Halloween tents and decorations, as you and your family collect treats and prizes from the safety of your vehicle.

Halloween Trick-or-Treating & Dog Costume Contest at the Farmers’ Market
Sunday, November 1 | From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. | Mueller Park Hangar, 4209 Airport Boulevard
Texas Farmers’ Market at Mueller is excited to welcome kids of all ages to the farmers’ market on Halloween! Come dressed in costume, stop by the info booth to receive a special sweet and kick off a trick-or-treat morning at the market. Participating farmers’ market vendors will have trick-or-treat signage so you know which booths to visit for more holiday fun! Plus, we didn’t want to leave our four-legged friends out of the festivities so they are hosting a dog costume contest too! Visit the silent auction tent next to the info booth to have your pooch be photographed. The winning pup will be crowned by Dustin of Chow Hound Raw and be featured on social media and receive a farmers’ market goody bag with treats from Poochie Trends and Chow Hound Raw.

And if you’re a fan of pumpkin spice, check out all the places to spice up your life in Austin here!