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Family Friendly Weekend Events {October 1-3, 2021}

Things to do and Local Events this Weekend

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Fun Things to do This Weekend

There are some great things to do and fun events happening nearby!


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Friday October 1

Cobbins Family Pumpkin Patch Grand Opening ***now rescheduled to Sunday October 3 at 11am***

OPEN Tu-Th & Sundays 11am-7pm; Fridays & Saturdays 11am-9pm

When: October 1, 11 am
Where: Cobbins Family Farm, Sanger
Cost: $8 for adults, $5 for kids

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Saturday October 2

SESSION Pilates Plano – Grand Opening

Stop by. Grab a drink. Snag a taco (or 2). Mingle. And see what this little obSESSION is all about. If we don’t already know you, we can’t wait to meet you!

When: October 2, 2 pm – 5 pm
Where: SESSION Pilates Plano
Cost: Free

Sunday October 3

State Fair of Texas

When: through October 17
Where: Fair Park, Dallas
Cost: from $10 per person

Big Tex at the State Fair of Texas

Ongoing Events

Pumpkin Patches & Halloween Events

Pumpkin Patch at Christ UMC Plano

When: through October 31
Where: Christ UMC Plano
Cost: Free to visit (pumpkins for purchase)

The Big Orange Pumpkin Farm

When: through November 11
Where: Preston Trail Farms
Cost: $10 per person

Pumpkin Patch – Blase Family Farm

When: through October 31
Where: Blase Family Farm, Rockwall
Cost: $9 per person

Screamin’ Green Hauntoween

When: through October 31
Where: Crayola Experience Plano
Cost: included with admission

6th Annual Pumpkin Patch Festival

When: through November 7
Where: Team Family Farms
Cost: $15 per person on weekends, $10 per person on weekdays

Fall at YesterLand Farm

When: through November 7
Where: YesterLand Farm, Canton
Cost: $21.95 online $27.95 at the gate

Dallas Farmers Market Pumpkin Patch

When: through October 31
Where: Dallas Farmers Market
Cost: FREE

2021 Fall Pumpkin Days

When: through October 31
Where: Mainstay Farm Park
Cost: $23.95 online $28.95 at the gate

Spooktacular Nights 2021

When: Fridays and Saturdays through October 30
Where: YesterLand Farm, Canton
Cost: $21.95 online $27.95 at the gate

Pumpkin Nights DFW

When: September 24 – October 31
Where: Howell Farms, Arlington
Cost: $18-$23 for adults, $14 – $16 for kids (4-12)

Haunted Shadows Lake Trail

When: Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays through October 31
Where: The Colony
Cost: $25

McKinney Pumpkin Patch

When: Saturdays and Sundays through October 31
Where: 5G Farm, McKinney
Cost: Free

Drive-Boo Halloween

When: Fridays & Saturdays, through October 31
Where: American Airlines Center
Cost: $30 per car

Family Funtoberfest at Frisco Fresh Market

When: October 2 – 3
Where: Frisco Fresh Market
Cost: FREE

Pumpkin Patch at the Farm

When: Weekends through November 14
Where: Country Critters Farm, Alvarado
Cost: $12 per person

Lola’s Pumpkin Patch

When: September 25 – October 31
Where: Lola’s Local Market, Melissa
Cost: Free admission, $5 parking

Best Pumpkin Patches in North Dallas

Farmers Markets

Dallas: Saturday 9 am – 5 pm & Sunday 10 am – 5 pm, 920 S. Harwood, Dallas

Plano Farmers/Artisan Market, Saturday 9 am – 2 pm, The Shops at Willow Bend

McKinney: Saturday 8 am – 12 noon, Downtown McKinney Square

Richardson: Saturday 9 am – 1 pm, 101 S. Coit Road, Richardson

Carrollton: Sunday 10 am – 2 pm, 2722 N. Josey Lane, Carrollton

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More Fun Weekend Events

Dinosaurs Live at the Heard Museum

When: through October 30
Where: Heard Museum
Cost: Price included with Heard Museum admission and free for Members

First Monday, Canton

When: September 30 – October 3
Where: Canton
Cost: FREE

Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience

When: through December 12
Where: Secret Location, Dallas
Cost: from $34.90

First Friday Cowboy Camp

When: October 1, 10 am – 12 pm
Where: Nash Farms, Grapevine
Cost: $3 per person

Jurassic World: The Exhibition

When: through January 2, 2022
Where: Grandscape, The Colony
Cost: $34.50 for adults, $24.50 for kids (3 – 15)

Denton Arts & Jazz Festival

When: October 1 – 3
Where: Quakertown Park, Denton
Cost: Free

CityLine Live

When: every Friday and Saturday in September and October
Where: CityLine DFW
Cost: FREE

Trail Rides at Cathy’s Critters

When: every Saturday, various times
Where: Cathy’s Critters, Princeton
Cost: $10 per person

Frisco Oktoberfest 2021

When: October 2 – 3
Where: Frisco Square
Cost: $20 – $100

Kids Movie Saturday

When: every Saturday, 12 pm
Where: Lava Cantina
Cost: Free

Anime Escape Festival Presents The Ramen Tour

When: October 2, 2 pm – 9 pm
Where: Murphy Central Park
Cost: $30

Sunday Service Brunch at DAQ’s

When: every Sunday, 12 pm – 3 pm
Where: DAQ’s Luxury Daquiri Lounge
Cost: see menu for details

More Things to Do

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