TYLER, Texas (KETK) – With Halloween a couple of weeks away, East Texas communities and business are hosting some events that will have fun for the entire family.
When: Thursday, Oct. 28, 6-8 p.m.
Where: Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
Admission: $1 per person (cash only)
Information: Bring the costumes and trick-or-treating bags! Local businesses will hand out candy and treats. Guests may enter through the main parking lot as well as the overflow parking lot located on Peninsula Point Drive.
When: Oct. 30 & 31
Where: Yesterland Farms, 15410 Interstate 20, Canton, TX 75103
Admission: Online: $21.95, At the gate: $27.95, children under two receive complimentary admission. Group rate admission, which requires 15 or more guests, costs $19.95 online only. Group rate super admission costs $39.95 online only.
Information: Kids can go dressed in their favorite Halloween costumes and trick or treat around the farm. Kids will be given a scavenger hunt with clues leading to several trick or treating checkpoints around the farm.
Location: 15410 Interstate 20 Canton, TX 75103
Time and Dates: Open from Sept. 18 through Nov. 7 on Fridays and Saturdays from dark to 10 p.m.
Admission: Admission is $21.95 online and $27.95 at the gate. Group rate admission, which requires 15 or more guests costs $19.95 online only. Group rate super admission costs $39.95 online only.
Information: Yesterland Spooktacular Nights have fireworks, the amazement part, vertigo vortex, goblin glow, zombie paintball, Chuckles funhouse and a creepy corn maze. For a list of these attractions rated on the scare-o-meter, click here.
When: Friday, Oct. 29, 1-011 a.m.
Where: Rusk County Library, 106 E Main St, Henderson, TX 75652
Information: Put on your favorite costume and celebrate Halloween with RCL. Listen to fun Halloween stories to get into the spooky season, eat a small snack, and make a bag perfect for collecting candy on Halloween night!
When: Saturday, Oct. 30, 1-3 p.m.
Where: Downtown Kilgore, TX, 75662
Information: Community organizations and merchants along E. Main Street and Rusk Street will be handing out candy and there will be multiple photo opportunities throughout the event.
When: Saturday, Oct. 30, 5:30-8 p.m.
Where: Downtown Lindale, TX
Information: Lindale’s Downtown Trick-or-treat will have a haunted house, photo booth, candy, games and fun!
When: Saturday, Oct. 23, 3 p.m.
Where: Longview Mall “The Yard” (Back side of the mall), 3500 McCann Rd Ofc, Longview, TX 75605
Information: There will be 1st, 2nd and 3rd place prizes!
When: Sunday, Oct. 31, from 4-6 p.m.
Where: Longview Mall, 3500 McCann Rd Ofc, Longview, TX 75605
Information: The Candy Crawl (trick or treating for kids) will take place inside the mall.
When: Saturday, Oct. 30, 4-9 p.m.
Where: Drug Emporium Longview Parking Lot, 2321 W Loop 281, Longview, TX 75604
Information: There will be vendors with candy, games, music, food and a costume contest. Trunk-or-treaters have the chance to win a $100 Drug Emporium gift card for the best decorated trunk.
When: Sunday, Oct. 31, 12-2 p.m.
Where: First Baptist Church Lufkin, 106 E Bremond Ave, Lufkin, TX 75901
Information: First Baptist Church Lufkin is hosting a Halloween Block Party that will have lunch, candy, games and fun.
When: Friday, Oct. 29, 5-8 p.m.
Where: Lumberjack Harley-Davidson, 2518 NW Stallings, Nacogdoches, TX, 75964
Information: The Jack O’ Lantern Jamboree will have fun for the entire family. There will be trick-or-treating for the kids, a $300 cash prize pumpkin carving contest, complementary adult beverages (21 & up) and authentic tacos from an on site food vendor.
When: Now until Oct. 31, M-F: 10 a.m. to dusk, Sat.: 9 a.m. to dusk, Sun: 12 p.m. to dusk
Where: 8720 Old Jacksonville Hwy, Tyler, TX 75703
Additional Information: The pumpkin patch also features a riding train, games and plenty of pumpkins to chose from.
When: Saturday, Oct. 23, 1 – 4 p.m.
Where: Bossart Bark Park, 3393 W Grande Blvd, Tyler, TX 75703
Information: The SPCA of East Texas is hosting a pet-friendly Trunk or Treat Fall Festival. There will be decorated trunks with pet-friendly goodies, music, food vendors and a photography booth. Only bring fully vaccinated and altered animals.
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