Events Calendar: Oct. 21 to Nov. 5

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FRIDAY

PUMPKIN HALLOW LITTLE ELM — 6 to 9 p.m. at Little Elm Park, 701 W. Eldorado Parkway. Walk the pumpkin trail and enjoy games and treats before walking the terrifying haunted trail or riding the haunted hayride. Both haunted attractions are $8 per person, payable in cash. The event also runs from 6 to 10 p.m. on Oct. 22. For more information, visit lakefrontlittleelm.com/event/pumpkin-hollow.

HALL PUMPKIN FARM GRAPEVINE — 3 to 10 p.m. at Halls Pumpkin Farm, 3420 Hall Johnson Road in Grapevine. The farm also features a corn maze and hayrides. It is open from 3 to 8 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays, 3 to 10 p.m. Fridays, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturdays and 1 to 8 p.m. Sundays until Oct. 31. Cash only. For more information, visit hallspumpkinfarm.net.

PUMPKIN PATCH — 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. at First United Methodist Church of Grapevine, 455 Ball St. in Grapevine. Sale proceeds go to youth mission trips. The patch is open from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 9:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturdays and 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sundays until Oct. 31. There will be activities for the kids and backdrops for photo opportunities. For more information, visit firstmethodistgrapevine.org/pumpkins.

HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL JR — 7:30 p.m. at Studio B Performing Arts, 2400 Justin Road in Highland Village. The musical is based on the Disney Channel’s hit movie. It also runs at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 22 and at 2:30 p.m. Oct. 23. Tickets are $10 for children, $12 for seniors and students and $15 for adults. For more information, visit studiobtheater.com.

MOXLEY MANOR HAUNTED HOUSE — 8 p.m. to midnight at Moxley Manor Haunted House, 510 Harwood Drive in Bedford. The location features two haunted houses, including the new Pitch Dark Haunted House. Tickets start at $20 and admission includes both haunted houses, which are open through Oct. 31. For more information, visit moxleymanor.com.

PUMPKIN GLASSBLOWING — 2 to 6 p.m. at Vetro Glassblowing Studio, 701 S. Main St., Ste. 103, in Grapevine. Vetro will teach how to make hand-blown glass pumpkins including selecting and applying colors to a hot molten glass gather and heating the colored glass in the furnace before one of Vetro’s artists blow and shape the glass into a pumpkin. Each pumpkin is $55. The event will also be held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Oct. 22, from 2 to 6 p.m. Oct. 28 and from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 29. For more information, visit vetroartglass.com or call 817-251-1668.

ACOUSTIC JAM SESSION — 7 p.m. at MCL Grand, 100 N. Charles St. in Lewisville. The Visual Art League of Lewisville holds a weekly open jam and song circle. All acoustic instruments and levels are welcome. All music genres are welcome. Free. For more information, visit visualartleague.org.

FLOWER MOUND PUMPKIN PATCH — 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Flower Mound Pumpkin Patch, 5100 Cross Timbers Road. The pumpkin patch offers activities including face painting, hayrides, bounce houses and hay mazes through Oct. 31. Parking is $5 to $10. For more information, call 817-430-4536 or visit flowermoundpumpkinpatch.com.

THE DARK PATH HAUNT — 8 p.m. to midnight at Goatman’s Bridge, 2695 Old Alton Road in Denton. The haunted trail at the site of the legendary Alton bridge is open various dates through Oct. 29. Tickets start at $20 per person. For more information, visit thedarkpathhaunt.com.

THE ART AND CHARACTERS OF FRONTIER TEXAS — 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.at MCL Grand, 100 N. Charles St. in Lewisville. The exhibit includes paintings, sculptures and artifacts from Frontier Texas as the main art exhibit during the Western Days festival in historic Old Town Lewisville. It runs from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. from Tuesdays through Saturdays until Oct. 22. For more information, visit LewisvilleWesternDays.com or call 972-219-3401.

DON’T FENCE ME IN — 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the MCL Grand Theater, 100 N. Charles St. in Lewisville. The exhibit displays Visual Art League members’ interpretations of Texas’ independent spirit and ethnic and social diversity. Free. The gallery is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Tuesdays through Saturdays and during performances until Oct. 29. For more info, visit visualartleague.org or call 972-219-8446.

NOVEMBER — 8 p.m. at the Greater Lewisville Community Theatre, 160 W. Main St. in Lewisville. The comedic play is about an incumbent during his campaign for presidential reelection. Show times are Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 3 p.m. through Nov. 6. Rated R. For more information, visit glct.org/november or call 972-221-7469.

LEWISVILLE LAKE SYMPHONY — 7:30 p.m. at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 5500 Morriss Road. Dzmitry Ulasiuk will open the International Chamber Series with Prokofiev’s “Romeo and Juliet Suite” and select works by Chopin. Free. For more information, visit lewisvillesymphony.org.

ART PARTY — 5 to 7 p.m. at the Flower Mound Public Library, 3030 Broadmoor Lane. The event features an art show by students in LISD West Zone schools, performing groups and other arts-related happenings. Refreshments will be served. Free. The Friends of the Library Book Sale Preview will be held concurrently in the Library Program Room, with a $5 admission charge. For more information, visit fmlibrary.net.

STARS ON THE PRAIRIE — 7 to 9 p.m. at LLELA Nature Preserve, 201 E. Jones St. in Lewisville. If the sky is cloudy, there will be a night hike. Ages 5 and up. The cost is $10 per person and registration is required at bit.ly/CoLRegistration with code 800001. For more information, call 972-219-3550 weekdays or 972-219-7980 on weekends. You may also email lcole@cityoflewisville.com or visit LLELA.org.

GRAPEYARD GRAPEVINE — 6 to 11 p.m. at Oak Grove Park, 1299 Oak Grove Loop North in Grapevine. There will be haunted attractions including a life-sized Pokémon Go and Angry Birds game, a Zombie Survival Course, an indoor paintball shooting range and outside laser tag course. There will also be a Nocturnal Animal trail and the Sleepy Hollow Wagon Ride, and food and beverage vendors. The event will also run from 6 to 11 p.m. Oct. 22. Parking is $5-10 per car. All ages welcome. Register for tickets in advance because admission is limited. For more information, visit thegrapeyard.com.

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SATURDAY

FANG-TACULAR MOVIE FEST — 6 to 9 p.m. at Heritage Park, 600 Spinx Road in Flower Mound. Participants will enjoy an outdoor showing of Goosebumps. Bring a blanket or a lawn chair. Food trucks will be on hand with great food available for purchase. Food trucks with be on hand for the event. Free. For more information, call 972-847-6276 or visit flower-mound.com/specialevents.

EARTH, WIND, & FIRE ENERGY SUMMIT — 9 a.m. to 4:50 p.m. at Addison Conference Centre, 15650 Addison Road. The summit, hosted by Dallas Sierra Club, includes expert discussions on solar, wind, nuclear, coal and natural gas energy with 15 speakers. It also runs on Oct. 23. Tickets are $75. Register at earthwindfiresummit.org. For more info, call 214-557-2271.

BASSET HOUND SHUFFLE AND GAMES — 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Leon Hogg Amphitheater at the Villages of Bear Creek, 1951 Bear Creek Parkway in Euless. Enter your basset hound in the photo contest and win a Doggy Spa Day. This year’s activities include costume and howling contests, face painting, lunch and a kissing booth. For more information, visit bassetrescuedfw.org.

GLOW WARS — 7 p.m. at Texas Motor Speedway, 3545 Lone Star Circle in Fort Worth. The event features a black-light battle with Liquid Glow, Water Balloons, Glow Soakers and Glow Balls. It also includes a DJ, vendors, food, drinks and an after-party. For more information, visit glowwars.com.

THE COLONY HALF MARATHON — 8 a.m. at Stewart Creek Park, 3700 Sparks Road in The Colony. The race follows the picturesque Shoreline Trail on Lewisville Lake. For registration and more information, visit thecolonyhalf.com.

NEBRASKA FURNITURE MART 5K HALLOWEEN RUN/WALK — 8:30 a.m. at Nebraska Furniture Mart of Texas, 5600 Nebraska Furniture Mart Dr. in The Colony. Participants will receive a t-shirt, bib and finisher medal. There will be awards for the top three runners overall for men’s and women’s and an award for the top three costumes. Proceeds benefit The Samaritan Inn. Register at runsignup.com/nfm5ktexas.

SARAH JAFFE — 9:30 p.m. at Dan’s Silverleaf, 103 Industrial St. in Denton. Tickets are $17 and can be purchased at bit.ly/2dnql90.

PUMPKIN PALOOZA — 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. at Corinth Community Park, 3700 Corinth Parkway. The event includes family-friendly music, a pumpkin pie eating contest, a costume contest and a carving contest, as well as a car show, tethered balloon rides, a hot air balloon glow and a kids’ zone. For more information, visit corinthpumpkinpalooza.com.

CONCERTS IN THE PARK HIGHLAND VILLAGE — 7 to 9:30 p.m. at Unity Park, 218 Orchid Hill Lane in Argyle. The Reflections, a 1950s Rock & Roll and Doo Wop band, will perform. Kona Ice will sell concessions. For more information, call 972-317-7430 or visit highlandvillage.org/534/Concerts-in-the-Park.

HARVEST DAY — 1 to 3 p.m. at Bob Jones Nature Center and Preserve, 355 Bob Jones Road in Southlake. Activities include a nature scavenger hunt, scarecrow building, outdoor games, pumpkin photo ops. FREE for Members, $5 for Non-Members. For more information, call 817-491-6333 or visit bjnc.org/events-calendar.php.

COBRA BREWING TOURS — 5 to 10 p.m. at Cobra Brewing Co., 146 Whatley Ave. in Lewisville. Cobra Brewing is pet friendly. The brewery also has corn hole, ladder golf, cards, darts, ping-pong, pool, arcade games and life-size Jenga. For more info, visit cobrabrewingco.com.

WINE TASTINGS — 6 to 10 p.m. at LaRue Vineyard, 1491 N. Kealy Ave., No. 55, in Lewisville. The family owned business holds free tours on Fridays and Saturdays. Saturday night, an artist teaches acrylic painting. The $25 cost includes wine, canvas and paints. For more info, visit laruevineyards.com.

WITHERSPOON DISTILLERY TOURS — 11 a.m. and 1, 3 and 5 p.m. at Witherspoon Distillery, 225 S. Charles St. in Lewisville. Public tours of the distillery are held Fridays at 4 p.m. and on Saturdays at 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m. and 5.p.m. (excluding major holidays). Make reservations by calling 214-814-0545 or at witherspoondistillery.com.

GATEWAY GHOST TOURS — 8 p.m. starting at Tierney’s Café, 208 E. Main St. in Lewisville. Tickets are $20 for adults when purchased in advance or $25 at the door, and $10 for children 6 to 10 years of age. Purchase tickets by visiting gatewayghosttours.com or calling 972-922-4675.

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SUNDAY

PUG-O-WEEN — 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Grapevine Convention Center, 1209 S. Main St. The 20th annual event, benefiting DFW Pug Rescue, features hundreds of pugs in Halloween costumes, as well as a pug race, silent auction, bake sale, food and pet-friendly vendors. For more information, visit dfwpugs.com.

DOCTOR WHO DAY — noon to 4 p.m. at British Emporium, 140 N. Main St. in Grapevine. The event includes photo ops, costume contests, video screenings, Whovian merchandise and TARDIS, hosted by fan group USS Joshua. Buttermilk Junction will provide live music. For more information, visit bit.ly/2dQFjqX.

OPEN HOUSE – 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Lewisville Masonic Lodge No. 201, 603 Manco Road in Lewisville (right behind Lewisville HS Football Field).  The public is invited to learn more about Freemasonry and its history and principles.  Refreshments are provided.  For more information, visit www.LewisvilleLodge.com.

 

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MONDAY

CASH BINGO — 1 to 2 p.m. at the Flower Mound Senior Center, 2701 W. Windsor Drive. Play Bingo for cash prizes with Seniors in Motion members. For more information, call 972-874-6110.

FLUTASIA PRESENTS NOBLE NOTES — 7 to 8 p.m. at the Lewisville Public Library, 1197 W. Main St. Flutasia, a community flute choir dedicated to presenting music in a variety of venues and styles, will perform their fall music program, Noble Notes, at the Lewisville Public Library. Music lovers of all ages are invited to enjoy an evening of live music fit for kings and queens. Free. For more information, visit library.cityoflewisville.com.

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TUESDAY

SING-A- LONG — 3 to 4 p.m. at the Flower Mound Senior Center. Bring your voices and instruments and join Seniors In Motion each week for a sing-a-long. For more information, visit flower-mound.com.

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WEDNESDAY

OPEN MIC NIGHT — 8 p.m. at Elke’s Beer Haus, 165 W. Main St. in Lewisville. Warren Dunlevy Jr. and Chris Babler of RAW Acoustic host open mic night every Wednesday. A PA and drum kit are provided. For more information, call 972-221-7484 or email elkesbeerhaus727@yahoo.com.

DONNIE DARKO — 7:30 p.m. at Studio Movie Grill, 4800 State Highway 121 in The Colony. The theater will screen the cult classic film starring Jake Gyllenhaal in honor of its 15th anniversary. For more information, visit bit.ly/2ewtSDT.

ALL ABOUT BATS — 7 p.m. at the Flower Mound Public Library, 3030 Broadmoor Lane. Texas Master Naturalist Scott Kiester will cover topics like bat biology, habitat, species (including bats found in Texas), and human interactions. Free. For more information, email fmpl@flower-mound.com or call 972-874-6165.

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THURSDAY

ROCKTOBER — 7 to 8 p.m. at Wayne Ferguson Plaza, 150 W. Church St. in Lewisville. Enjoy music from Chicago: the Tribute band. A food truck will be on site. Free. For more information, visit cityoflewisville.com.

NOVEL HACK — 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Lewisville Public Library, 1197 W. Main St. Join fellow writers every Thursday in October for tips on writing fiction. No registration required. For more information, visit library.cityoflewisville.com.

SCHOOL OF ROCK — 7 p.m. at Grapevine High School, 3223 Mustang Drive, Grapevine. The musical, based on the film starring Jack Black, also runs at 7 p.m. on Oct. 22 and 24. Tickets are $10 for students and seniors and $15 for adults. For more information, call 817-909-3452 or visit ghstheatre.org.

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FRIDAY

ONCE UPON A WESTERN SKY — 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the MCL Grand, 100 N. Charles St. in Lewisville. David Birdsall has been taking photographs since 2009 and loves to get outdoors and explore the land and the light; seeing new things and revisiting favorite haunts. The gallery is open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays until Nov. 26. Free. For more information, visit mclgrand.com.

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SATURDAY

VOICES OF FLOWER MOUND — 7 p.m. at the Flower Mound Community Church, 3515 Cross Timber Road. The Voices of Flower Mound will perform musical favorites from the 1960s, ‘70s and ‘80s. Advanced tickets are $12 for adults and $8 for seniors and students. Door tickets are $15 and $10 respectively. For more information, visit voicesofflowermound.com or call 972-899-2238.

FALL FESTIVAL — 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Westside Baptist Church, 900 Bellaire Blvd. in Lewisville. The church outreach event will have a massive giveaway bestowing a major item upon those in need, as well as other fall activities and food. For more information, visit wbcchurch.org.

DIVE FOR PUMPKINS — 1 to 3 p.m. at the Flower Mound Community Activity Center Indoor Pool, 1200 Gerault Road. Children, ages 3-12, can dive for pumpkins and decorate them. For more information, visit flower-mound.com.

DENTON’S DAY OF THE DEAD FESTIVAL — 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. at Denton Courthouse Square, 110 W. Hickory St. The family-friendly outdoor fest celebrates the fall season, Dia de Los Muertos, and all things Halloween. Costumes are encouraged. Activities include Trunk-or-Treating for the kids; a pumpkin patch; games; salsa cook-off; street performers; vendor booths featuring local art, crafts, and food. The Coffin Races, a lantern-lit twilight parade and the Halloween musical Cirque du Horror are crowd favorites every year. The free festival takes place at E. Hickory & Industrial in downtown Denton.

HALLO-WINE TRAIL — 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Historic Downtown Grapevine, 431 S. Main St. The eighth annual event features multiple winery tasting rooms in and around Historic Downtown Grapevine. Dress in your Halloween costume to compete for prizes. Price is $50 per person for a commemorative wine glass and three wine tastes, plus a food pairing at each winery. Participating wineries include Cross Timbers Winery, Grape Vine Springs Winery, Homestead Winery, Messina Hof, Sloan and Williams, Su Vino Winery, and Umbra. Tickets start at $50. The event also runs on Oct. 30. For more information, visit bit.ly/2dfo3FI.

SPOOKTACULAR TRAILS AND GLOW RUN — 5 to 9 p.m. at Toyota of Lewisville Railroad Park, 1301 S. Railroad St. in Lewisville. The event includes a run as well as carnival games, a haunted hause, a costume contest, a spooky hayride and a trick-or-treat trail. For more information, visit playtri.com/spooktacular.

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MONDAY

HALLOWEEN MOVIE MARATHON — 1 to 8:30 p.m. at the Lewisville Public Library, 1197 W. Main St. Enjoy the films and a Halloween candy treat. The movies will be shown in the library’s Bennett Program Room in the following order: It’s The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown, Hocus Pocus, Casper, The Nightmare Before Christmas and Ghostbusters (1984). Free. For more information, visit library.cityoflewisville.com.

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FRIDAY

FAÇADE — 7:30 p.m. at the MCL Grand, 100 N. Charles St. in Lewisville. The Lewisville Lake Symphony will perform William Walton’s 1923 piece, which the press at the time described as a scandal. Adron Ming, Music Director and Conductor, will conduct the show’s six instrumentalists and two narrators. Carol Wilson and Michael Anthony McGee will serve as narrators. For tickets, visit lewisvillesymphony.com.

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SATURDAY

TOUCHED BY SUICIDE WALK — 8:30 a.m. to noon at Parker Square, 800 Parker Square in Flower Mound. The two-mile walk remembers loved ones who have committed suicide. The 10th annual event includes mental health exhibitors and suicide awareness groups, a memory picture board and other activities to honor loved ones. Registration is $25 and includes a T-shirt. For more information, visit touchedbysuicide.net.