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Fall Events 2015


There's so much going on This Fall in DFW and especially in Plano TX. Check out our list of Fall Events for Dallas/Fort Worth and Plano TX. Our list includes Fall Festivals and other Halloween festivities in Dallas.


If you are looking for PUMPKIN PATCHES, see our  full event calendar or this page.

FISD 2015 FALL Holiday Schedule:

October 12th - Staff Development/Parent Conferences
 
November 23rd & 24th - Student Holiday; Staff Development
November 25 - 27 -  Thanksgiving Holiday

Submit a Fall Event.



13 Nights of Halloween

This event occurs Daily from 10/19/2015 to 10/31/2015

Description: ABC Family scares up 13 NIGHTS OF HALLOWEEN with programming terrifyingly filled with ghoulish entertainment.

2015 Halloween Bash

Date of event: 10/30/2015

Event Time: 06:00:00 PM till 12:00:00 AM

Cost: *Regular Hourly Rate

Ages: Up to 12 Years Old

Location Name: Adventure Kids Playcare Frisco

Location Address: 2831 Eldorado Parkway, Suite 110 Frisco, TX 75033  Click for Google Map

Description: Join us for our Annual Halloween Bash at Adventure Kids Playcare Frisco! Drop off your children for games, crafts and tasty Halloween snacks! We will have a costume contest and we encourage children to come dressed up! Winners will receive a fun prize! It is sure to be a SPOOKtacular night! *We politely ask that children's costumes be kept appropriate and not offensive to others :)

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A Scary Good Time: Brick-Or-Treat at LEGOLAND Discovery Center 

This event occurs Daily from 10/24/2015 to 11/01/2015

Event Time: 09:00:00 AM till 08:30:00 PM

Cost: Admission is $21 for guests 3 years of age and older, and free for kids 2 and under.  To purchase

Ages: All ages

Location Name: LEGOLAND Discovery Center

Location Address: 3000 Grapevine Mills Parkway Grapevine, Texas 76051  Click for Google Map

Description: Bring your little monsters to LEGOLAND Discovery Center Dallas/Fort Worth and get into the Halloween spirit October 24 through November 1 with Brick-Or-Treat. Get ready for some spooky fun with several family-friendly activities that include building a LEGO Haunted Town with the LEGOLAND Discovery Center Master Model Builder, counting all the pumpkins on the Pumpkin Trail, and taking the spooky SCARE-venger hunt in MINILAND. Plus, don your favorite costume October 31 from noon to 5 p.m.

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After Dark in the Park

This event occurs Daily from 10/09/2015 to 10/11/2015

Event Time: 05:00:00 PM till 09:00:00 PM

Cost: $8. Children 2 and under free. (Some activities and games cost additional)

Location Name: River Legacy Park

Location Address: 703 NW Green Oaks Boulevard, Arlington Click for Google Map

Description: After Dark in the Park is a family-friendly fall festival that highlights the unique environmental-education programs of River Legacy Living Science Center. The annual festival features family fun that includes: karaoke, storytelling under the stars, starlight stroll, pumpkin patch, walk on the wild side, hayride shuttles from River Legacy Parks to event entrance, concessions, a variety of games and activities geared for children ages 2 to 10.

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Brick-Or-Treat at LEGOLAND Discovery Center

This event occurs each Week on Saturday from 10/24/2015 to 11/01/2015

Event Time: 10:00:00 AM till 09:00:00 PM

Cost: Admission is $21 for guests 3 years of age and older, and free for kids 2 and under.

Ages: All ages

Location Name: LEGOLAND Discovery Center

Location Address: 3000 Grapevine Mills Parkway Grapevine, Texas 76051 Click for Google Map

Description: A ghoulishly good time is brewing at LEGOLAND Discovery Center every weekend during the month of October with Brick-Or-Treat. Get ready for some spooktacular fun with several Halloween-themed activities, including helping to build a Haunted Town with the Master Model Builder, following the Pumpkin Trail and counting all the pumpkins in the attraction, and taking the spooky SCARE-venger hunt in MINILAND. Plus, don your favorite costume and kids can enter for a chance to win an annual pass.

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Butterfly Flutterby

Date of event: 10/17/2015

Event Time: 10:00:00 AM till 02:00:00 PM

Cost: Free

Ages: All Ages

Location Name: Grapevine Botanical Gardens

Location Address: 411 Ball Street Grapevine, TX Click for Google Map

Description: The day begins with a Butterfly Costume Parade that starts at East Wall and Jenkins Streets. Registration for the Costume Parade begins at 8:45 a.m. Pets are welcome to participate. The Costume Parade begins at 10 a.m. in the lot at East Wall and Jenkins Streets and ends at the Grapevine Botanical Gardens. There will be prizes awarded for best costume in different age groups. After the parade, participate in butterfly crafts, butterfly exhibits, the Migration Station, interactive games, a scavenger hunt, face painting and other activities in the Botanical Gardens. Refreshments are available for purchase.

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Children's Adventure Garden Activities

This event occurs each Week on Tuesday from 10/06/2015 to 10/27/2015

Event Begins at: 11:30:00AM

Location Name: The Dallas Arboretum in the Pecan Grove

Location Address: 8525 Garland Road, Dallas, TX 75218 Click for Google Map

Description: Guests can participate in activities exploring the insides and outsides of our favorite gourd.

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Color Me Mine Halloween Kids Night Out

Date of event: 10/30/2015

Event Time: 06:00:00 PM till 09:00:00 PM

Cost: $32/kid

Ages: 6+

Location Name: Color Me Mine Frisco

Location Address: 3401 Preston Road, Suite 10 Frisco, Texas  Click for Google Map

Description: Don't miss the monster party! We're having a Hotel Transylvania 2 themed Monster Party Kids Night Out... make a Clay Monster, play games and make friends! Wear your costume!

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Columbus Day Eddie Coker Children's Concert @ the Dallas Arboretum

Date of event: 10/12/2015

Location Name: Dallas Arboretum

Location Address: 8525 Garland Road, Dallas Click for Google Map

Description: Two concerts available this year at 11am-12pm and 2pm-3pm on the Martin Rutchik Concert Stage

Columbus Day Festivities at the Dallas Arboretum

This event occurs Daily from 10/10/2015 to 10/11/2015

Location Name: Dallas Arboretum

Location Address: 8525 Garland Road, Dallas Click for Google Map

Description: Guests are invited to listen to live music on the Martin Rutchik Concert Stage, and can linger with a picnic on the lawn overlooking picturesque White Rock Lake.

Columbus Day Weekend Festivities

This event occurs Daily from 10/10/2015 to 10/12/2015

Event Time: 10:00:00 AM till 02:00:00 PM

Ages: All Ages

Location Name: Dallas Arboretum

Location Address: 8525 Garland Road, Dallas, TX Click for Google Map

Description: October 10 & 11 @ 11am-1pm - Children’s Activities in the Pecan Grove include crafts, face painting and more. October 12 @ 10am-2pm -Mommy & Me Monday in the Pecan Grove. For moms, grandparents, caregivers and their children, these special days include a petting zoo, nature crafts, face painting and Kindermusik. October 12 @ 11am & 2pm - Children’s concerts by Eddie Coker are sponsored by DallasChild on the Martin Rutchik Concert Stage & Lawn. Guests are invited to listen to live music overlooking the picturesque White Rock Lake while enjoying a picnic on the lawn.

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Fall Festival & Concert at First United Methodist Church

Date of event: 10/17/2015

Event Time: 03:00:00 PM till 07:00:00 PM

Ages: Fun for all ages

Location Name: First United Methodist Church

Location Address: 7659 Preston Road, Frisco TX 75034 Click for Google Map

Description: Activities include bounce houses, climbing wall, Obstacle Course, Big Slide and lots of other games! Food and fun for everyone. Tickets on sale now!

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Fall Festival at Castle Hills

Date of event: 10/17/2015

Location Name: The Castle Hills Village Shops Plaza

Location Address: 2560 King Arthur Blvd Lewisville, TX 75056 Click for Google Map

Description: This year will feature a six-pony carousel, a longhorn photo-op, face painters, carnival games, hay rides, a petting zoo, arts & crafts by The Enchanted Artist, cookie decorating by I Like Big Bundts, a pumpkin patch station, and much more! Also available will be free candy apples for the first 100 people and food for purchase. Pumpkins will also be on sale. The Kiwanis Haunted House will open at 4 pm and will be $5 for everyone.

Fall Festival at Ridgeview Church

Date of event: 10/11/2015

Event Time: 04:00:00 AM till 06:00:00 AM

Cost: Free

Ages: All Ages

Location Name: Ridgeview Church

Location Address: 1362 E. FM 552 Rockwall, Texas 75087 Click for Google Map

Description: Come join us as we celebrate fall at Ridgeview's Fall Festival! This fun filled evening will be full of inflatables, games, face painting, music, food and much more. This event is free and open to the community so invite your friends and family and come out for an evening of FUN!!

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Fall Festival in the Japanese Garden at the Fort Worth Botanic Gardens

This event occurs Daily from 10/24/2015 to 10/25/2015

Cost: $5/Adults; $3/Children (4-12yrs); under 4 free

Ages: All ages

Location Name: Fort Worth Botanic Garden

Location Address: 3220 Botanic Garden Blvd. Fort Worth, TX 76107 Click for Google Map

Description: Feast your eyes on the spectacular fall color of the Japanese Garden while you and your family enjoy traditional Japanese dance, music, martial arts demonstrations, papermaking, and tea ceremonies.

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Fall Festival, Parade & Party

Date of event: 10/29/2015

Event Time: 09:30:00 AM till 11:30:00 AM

Location Name: Musical Arts Schoolhouse

Location Address: 9255 Preston Road, Frisco, TX 75033 Click for Google Map

Description: MAS celebrates fall with our Fall Festival, Party and Costume Parade. With "candy free" trick-or-treats, yummy snacks and a costume parade to round out the fun fall filled event.

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Fall Round-Up at Nash Farm

Date of event: 10/17/2015

Event Time: 10:00:00 AM till 02:00:00 PM

Cost: FREE

Location Name: Nash Farm

Location Address: 626 Ball St near Historic Downtown Grapevine Click for Google Map

Description: Celebrate fall on the farm at the 15th Annual Fall Round-Up at Nash Farm! Activities include jump rope making, leather working, wood carving, blacksmith demonstrations, wood stove cooking demonstration, cotton picking, corn shelling and grinding, farm chores, heritage toys, kitchen gardening and corn shuck doll making.

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Family Fright Night

This event occurs Daily from 10/17/2015 to 10/18/2015

Event Time: 04:00:00 PM till 09:00:00 AM

Location Name: Stewart Creek Park

Location Address: 3700 Sparks Rd., The Colony, TX 75056 Click for Google Map

Description: Join us for a haunted trail, tent trick or treating, costume and scream contests, a scary movie, hayride, campfire, s'mores and great food! This event has limited enrollment and fills quickly, so don't delay. Registration begins October 1.

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Fang-tacular Movie fest

Date of event: 10/24/2015

Event Time: 06:00:00 PM till 09:00:00 PM

Cost: Event is FREE

Location Name: Heritage Park

Location Address: 600 Spinks Road, Flower Mound TX Click for Google Map

Description: Participants will enjoy an outdoor family friendly Halloween movie in the Town's beautiful Heritage Park. Bring a blanket or lawn chair and stretch out under the nighttime sky! Food trucks will be on hand with great food available for purchase. Movie will begin at 7 p.m. .

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Friday Pumpkin Painting

This event occurs each Week on Friday from 10/09/2015 to 11/27/2015

Event Time: 02:00:00 PM till 03:00:00 PM

Ages: All Ages

Location Name: The Dallas Arboretum in the Pecan Grove

Location Address: 8525 Garland Road, Dallas, TX 75218 Click for Google Map

Description: Paint a pumpkin in Pecan Grove. First come, first served.

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Frontier Fall Fest

Date of event: 10/24/2015

Event Time: 01:00:00 PM till 04:00:00 PM

Cost: regular Village admission plus $3 craft fee for corn husk doll.

Ages: All Ages

Location Name: Log Cabin Village

Location Address: 2100 Log Cabin Village Lane Fort Worth, Texas 76109 Click for Google Map

Description: Grab your pumpkins and shuck your corn...it’s time for a good old-fashioned Frontier Fall Fest! We’ll be celebrating with music from Buttermilk Junction and guests from the Embroiderer’s Guild of America, the Fort Worth Herd, the Greater Fort Worth Herb Society, the Fort Worth U.S. 2nd Dragoons Living History Association and more!

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Ghost Tales for Kids

Date of event: 10/31/2015

Event Time: 02:00:00 PM till 03:00:00 PM

Cost: free

Ages: 5 years and up

Location Name: Bath House Cultural Center

Location Address: 521 E. Lawther Drive Dallas, TX 75218 Click for Google Map

Description: The creepiest and most depraved members of the Dallas Storytelling Guild return to the Bath House's Black Box Theater for their annual weekend of Ghost Tales. These raconteurs will spin haunting tales of ghosts and ghouls for adult and teen audiences. For the first time, this year the Guild is also offering a concert for younger audiences at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov 2. Tickets are $5 and will be sold at the door. All tickets are on a first come, first serve basis and will go on sale 30 minutes prior to all shows.

Grapevine Mills to Attempt Guinness World Record for Pumpkin Carving

Date of event: 10/30/2015

Event Begins at: 06:00:00PM

Location Name: Grapevine Mills

Location Address: 3000 Grapevine Mills Pkwy. Grapevine, TX 76051 Click for Google Map

Description: Be a part of history this Halloween Eve and join Grapevine Mills in an attempt to break the Guinness World Record for most pumpkins carved simultaneously. To break the record, Grapevine Mills needs 1,500 pumpkin carvers to participate. Attendees will receive a pumpkin and a pumpkin carving tool set to take home after the event. Area-residents are encouraged to join the fun to see the shopping center’s parking lot glowing at 7 PM when all 1,500 uniquely, carved pumpkins are lit. Don’t forget to dress up! Children are encouraged to wear their favorite Halloween costume to spread holiday fun. To maintain a family-friendly environment, no toy weapons, scary/gory costumes or masks of any kind will be allowed. Costumes are to be worn only during event hours.

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Halloween Makes A Big Splash With Underwater Pumpkin Carving at SEA LIFE Grapevine

This event occurs Daily from 10/24/2015 to 10/31/2015

Event Time: 11:00:00 AM till 11:30:00 AM

Cost: Admission is $20 for adults, $16 for children ages 3 to 12, and free for kids 2 and under. To purch

Ages: All ages

Location Name: SEA LIFE Grapevine Aquarium

Location Address: 3000 Grapevine Mills Parkway Grapevine, Texas 76051 Click for Google Map

Description: Get your frightening fill of creepy creatures and underwater Halloween happenings at SEA LIFE Grapevine Aquarium. Enjoy a few tricks and a lot of fun treats with activities that include scary fish facts and under water pumpkin carving. Be sure to stop by on October 24, 25, 28 and 31 at 11 a.m. to watch highly trained divers dressed in costume compete to see who can carve the best jack-o-lantern... UNDERWATER!  

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Halloween Monster Molecule Mist Lab

This event occurs Daily from 10/24/2015 to 11/01/2015

Event Time: 11:00:00 AM till 03:00:00 PM

Cost: See website for pricing

Location Name: Dallas Arboretum - Rory Myers Childrens' Garden The Exploration Center Plant Lab

Location Address: 8525 Garland Road Dallas, TX 75218 Click for Google Map

Description: Join us in making a putrid potion of magical matter that shifts from a solid into a gas. You may know it as dry ice, but we call it monster molecule mist.

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Lavender Ridge Farms Fall Festival & Chili Cook Off

This event occurs Daily from 10/03/2015 to 10/04/2015

Event Time: 09:00:00 AM till 05:00:00 PM

Cost: Free admission, free parking

Ages: Fun for all ages

Location Name: Lavender Ridge Farms

Location Address: 2391 County Road 178, Gainesville, Texas 76240  Click for Google Map

Description: Pumpkins, good food and great shopping!

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Little Elm Pumpkin Hollow

This event occurs Daily from 10/22/2015 to 10/24/2015

Cost: FREE

Ages: all ages

Location Name: Little Elm Park

Location Address: 701 W. Eldorado Parkway Little Elm, TX 75068 Click for Google Map

Description: Come see how we do Halloween here in Little Elm! Thursday 6pm-9pm, Friday and Saturday 6pm-10pm

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Mesquite PUMPKIN FEST

Date of event: 10/17/2015

Event Time: 10:00:00 AM till 08:00:00 PM

Cost: FREE ADMISSION

Ages: All Ages

Location Name: City Lake Park

Location Address: 403 S. Galloway, Mesquite, Texas Click for Google Map

Description: Join us for the annual PumpkinFest with a haunted house, decorated pumpkin contest, carnival games, bounce houses, petting zoo and community stage performances. The event is free to enter. Wristbands and tickets will be sold for kid’s activities such as bounce houses, pony rides, petting zoo, video game truck and more. Wristbands will be $20 with unlimited access to kid’s activities and tickets are $1. Cash is needed for carnival games, food and beverages. And, for your convenience, an ATM will be on site. Be sure to join us for the dog costume contest at 3 p.m. and the children’s costume contest at 4 p.m.

Oak Fest

Date of event: 10/17/2015

Event Time: 05:00:00 PM till 09:00:00 PM

Cost: Free

Ages: All Ages

Location Name: Andy Brown Community Park East

Location Address: 260 E. Parkway Blvd., Coppell  Click for Google Map

Description: Join us for the annual Coppell Oak Fest, an event that will carry on for years to come. The theme celebrates life in Coppell being as diverse as the oak trees. The city of Coppell logo includes oak branches representing the city's most prominent trees, longevity, and additionally, the oak wood used to build the railroad ties that put Coppell on the map. Building on our community's roots and growing strength, we pause for an evening of community fun, live music, and fellowship.

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Pumpkin Dive

Date of event: 10/15/2015

Event Time: 01:00:00 PM till 03:00:00 PM

Location Name: Community Activity Center Indoor Pool

Location Address: 1200 Gerault Rd, Flower Mound, TX 75028 Click for Google Map

Description: Dive for pumpkins in the CAC Indoor Pool. Wear a swimsuit and bring a towel. After you find the perfect pumpkin, decorate it in the Party Room. All supplies will be provided. Space is limited, so register early! An adult must be in the water all 3-5 year olds and non-swimmers.

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Pumpkin Splash

Date of event: 10/23/2015

Event Time: 06:00:00 PM till 08:00:00 PM

Cost: $10/person in advance • $14/person at door,

Location Name: The Keller Pointe

Location Address: 405 Rufe Snow Drive, Keller Click for Google Map

Description: This Halloween season, our pumpkin patch will make a huge splash! Yes, pumpkins float! Take a swim in our indoor pool and pick out your favorite from our floating pumpkin patch.

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Sachse Fallfest

Date of event: 10/24/2015

Event Time: 10:00:00 AM till 06:00:00 AM

Cost: Admission is FREE to the public!

Ages: All ages

Location Name: Heritage Park

Location Address: 4408 Hudson Pkwy, Sachse, TX 75048 Click for Google Map

Description: Sachse Fallfest features over 100 arts and crafts vendors, over 12 food vendors, contests, games for children, teens and adults and live music from local musicians throughout the day!

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Settlement to City Museums’ Heritage Harvest

This event occurs Daily from 10/07/2015 to 11/11/2015

Cost: Free

Ages: All Ages

Location Name: Settlement to City Museums

Location Address: 206 W. Hudgins Street, Grapevine TX Click for Google Map

Description: Settlement to City Museums allow visitors to discover what life was like over 100 years ago for "urban" Texans in a small township. Heritage Harvest activities include apple bobbing, fall mask making, pumpkin ring toss, “The Great Pumpkin Hunt,” educational fun for all ages, prizes and more. HOURS: Tues – Sat @ 10am – 4pm; Sun @11am – 4pm.

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Spooktacular Trails Extravaganza

Date of event: 10/24/2015

Event Time: 05:00:00 PM till 09:00:00 PM

Location Name: Railroad Park

Location Address: 1301 S. Railroad St. Lewisville, Texas 75067 Click for Google Map

Description: Grab your ghosts and goblins and join the City of Lewisville Parks and Leisure Services at our annual Spooktacular Trails and Glow Run Extravaganza. The event will include a costume contest, trick-or-treating, entertainment and activities, a 5K and Monster Mile, and refreshments (minimal fees are required).

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Spooky Symphony

Date of event: 10/25/2015

Event Begins at: 03:00:00PM

Location Name: Charles W. Eisemann Center

Location Address: 2351 Performance Drive Richardson, TX 75082  Click for Google Map

Description: It’s a fun-filled afternoon with “Halloween-themed" music, special pre-concert activities. Costumes encouraged!

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Teen Scene Players Present: The Ghosts of Sleepy Hollow

This event occurs each Week on Friday from 10/16/2015 to 10/30/2015

Cost: $14

Ages: 11 and up

Location Name: Dallas Children's Theater

Location Address: 5928 Skillman St. Dallas, TX 75231 Click for Google Map

Description: Recommended for ages 11 and up Travel deep into the haunting woods of Sleepy Hollow and see why the terrifying tales of Washington Irving have been favorites for fireside spookfests for over a hundred years. The DCT Teen Scene Players bring Washington Irving’s ghosts to life (err…death) as the Studio Theater is transformed into a wild, fun romp through a hair-raising nightmare that might just scare your head off!

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Underwater Pumpkin Carving at SEA LIFE Aquarium

Date of event: 10/31/2015

Event Begins at: 11:00:00AM

Ages: All ages

Location Name: SEA LIFE Aquarium Grapevine

Location Address: 3000 Grapevine Mills Parkway, Grapevine, Texas 76051  Click for Google Map

Description: Watch our aquarist team compete in the most extreme pumpkin carving contest you've ever seen... UNDERWATER!

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Underwater Pumpkin Carving at SEA LIFE Aquarium

This event occurs Daily from 10/24/2015 to 10/25/2015

Event Begins at: 11:00:00AM

Ages: All ages

Location Name: SEA LIFE Aquarium Grapevine

Location Address: 3000 Grapevine Mills Parkway, Grapevine, Texas 76051

Description: Watch our aquarist team compete in the most extreme pumpkin carving contest you've ever seen... UNDERWATER!

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Underwater Pumpkin Carving at SEA LIFE Aquarium

Date of event: 10/28/2015

Event Begins at: 11:00:00AM

Ages: All ages

Location Name: SEA LIFE Aquarium Grapevine

Location Address: 3000 Grapevine Mills Parkway, Grapevine, Texas 76051  Click for Google Map

Description: Watch our aquarist team compete in the most extreme pumpkin carving contest you've ever seen... UNDERWATER!

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