Halloween activities in Dallas
October 25, 2011
Get the candy and the costumes ready, because Halloween is knocking at the door. No matter your age or interests, there’s no better place to celebrate the ghoulish day than Dallas, Texas, where Halloween is a month-long affair. Here are some of the local Halloween happenings:
Halloween Nights at the Dallas Zoo: Dress the kids in their costumes and head to the Dallas Zoo for trick-or-treating and a visit to the neighborhood of storybook characters. Event held nightly October 27-29, 2011, from 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. The cost is $10 per person for everyone over three years old.
Autumn at the Arboretum: Visit the Dallas Arboretum before Wednesday, November 23, 2011, to enjoy the more than 50,000 pumpkins, gourds and squash on the grounds, along with Cinderella’s Pumpkin Village. The Dallas Arboretum, located at 8525 Garland Road, is open 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. daily.
Pumpkin Carving: Create a masterpiece at this event held at Central Market, 5750 E. Lovers Lane, on Saturday, October 29, 2011, from 10:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Cost is $45.
Halloween Party: Held at Central Market, 5750 E. Lovers Lane, on Sunday, October 30, 2011, from 2:00p.m. – 4:30p.m. Admission is $40. Kids will learn to prepare witches’ fingers and pumpkin patch cupcakes.
Hitchcocktober: View Hitchcock’s classic Rear Window Thursday, October 20, 2011, at 8 p.m. at the Angelika Film Center and Café, 5321 E. Mockingbird Lane.
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