Free & Fun Weekend Events in Dallas & Fort Worth

Posted by My Dallas Mommy on Friday, October 16th, 2015 at 12:00 PM
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entertainmentHere are some free & fun events you can take advantage of!

ABC Family’s 13 Nights of Halloween Schedule

*American Girl
Throughout the month of October at various locations, girls ages 8 and up can participate in various events. Head over here to see the full list of dates and participating locations as well as a phone number to make reservations. Keep in mind that ticket prices will vary by event.

*Area Pumpkin Patches

pumpkin patchThere are several pumpkin patches in the Dallas & Fort Worth for you to enjoy.   Click here to find a long list of GREAT pumpkin patches you can enjoy!


*Babies R Us

If you had a baby in 2015, be sure to mark your calendars for this upcoming event! On October 17th at 11AM, head over to your local BabiesRUs to participate in their Baby’s First Halloween event with activities, a Halloween parade, giveaways, raffles, and more! Head on over here for more details.

*Barnes & Noble

Tomorrow at 2PM, Barnes & Nobles stores across the country will be hosting a LEGO Architecture Studio Event for ages 14 and up (yes, this event is designed for teenagers and adults only). You’ll get to build with LEGO Architecture Studio blocks, discuss the inspiration for your build, and explore how you can use basic architecture shapes and principles to influence your build. Space is limited and advance sign-up is required; sign up at your local store or give your local Barnes & Noble store a call.

*Bass Pro

Don’t miss the Kids Fish Event at your local Bass Pro Shops on Oct 17, 2015 Learn how to bait your own hook and catch live fish in their pond.

Time: 11am-1pm every Saturday

Blaze Pizza in Frisco is teaming up with four breweries new to the Dallas/Fort Worth market for a beer tap takeover to raise funds for Operation Kindness, a no-kill animal shelter in Carrollton.

The fundraiser from 2 to 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct 17th includes live music from Lone Star Bottle Band and beer samplers from  the breweries that are new to FullClip Craft Distributors: Noble Rey, Back Country Brewery, Texas Ale Project and Guns & Oil Brewing Co.


*Carnival’s Ultimate Cowboys Fan Fest ~ Darren Woodson & Trace Adkins (10/18)

Don’t miss the Free concert by country superstar Trace Adkins and appearance by Dallas Cowboys legend Darren Woodson! Woodson will serve as emcee for the day, which will be packed with fun activities!   Throughout the day, fans can compete in a variety of fun games and activities, including a re-creation of the Cowboys Football Academy training camp and a football toss challenge. Other activities include mini golf, a bean bag toss, ping pong, an inflatable slide and face-painting.

For more information and to register for a free ticket to the Ultimate Cowboys Fan Fest, please visit

Sunday, October 18 (12pm-5pm)
Klyde Warren Park
2012 Woodall Rodgers Freeway, Dallas, TX 75201

*Dallas Arboretum Fall Discounts

*Dallas & Fort Worth Haunted Houses + Coupons, Discounts & Deals

*Dallas Children’s Theater

Have you passed up family theater because your child has different sensory needs? No more! Dallas Children’s Theater is working to make theater accessible for children with developmental challenges and special needs.

Special Sensory-Friendly Performance
This Saturday,
October 17 at 1:30PM


*Fall Festivals in DFW

Fort Worth Dallas Farmers Market*Farmers Market ~ Fort Worth & Dallas Area

It finally feels like fall (well, kind of…)–– the perfect time to head to the market for some gorgeous local finds. Click on the link above for a list of Fort Worth & Dallas area farmers markets and grocers!  Of course, this is always a great way to save and support local too!

*Grapevine Fossil Fest

Come learn about the species that once roamed Grapevine, DIG for dinosaur eggs and fossils, and explore the tracks and findings that were found at Grapevine Lake. It will be a roar of a time at FOSSIL FEST!

Friday, October 16, 4:00 – 7:00 PM
Grapevine REC
1175 Municipal Way
Grapevine, TX 76051

Halloween Fun & Free Events Roundup 2015 (Restaurant & Entertainment)

*Legacy ER Keller Grand Opening

Screen Shot 2015-10-11 at 12.17.48 PMLegacy ER & Urgent Care in Keller is having a grand opening celebration on October 31st with lots of giveaways, fun events and $10 flu shots!In celebration of the new locations, Legacy ER & Urgent Care is offering $10 flu shots in all the communities it serves.

Who: Legacy ER & Urgent Care – Keller
What: Grand Opening in Keller
When: Saturday, October 31, 2015 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Where: 1220 Keller Parkway Keller, TX 76248  Tel: 817.898.8000

*Medieval Times ~ 1/2 Off Tickets!

Screen Shot 2015-10-12 at 10.04.19 AMSWEET! Here is a great way to save if you want to check out Medieval Times! Go here and fill in your email and zip code information to get an exclusive digital coupon for almost half off on admission tickets! All Seats are $33 with this exclusive Medieval Times Digital Coupon.Once you get the coupon you will receive a personal code to plug in to purchase the tickets online!  Enjoy the savings!

*State Fair

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Here is a full roundup on ways to save on admission, State Fair of Texas discounts, new attractions, new food plus a chance to win free tickets!

*State Fair of Texas 2015 Discounts & Deals
*State Fair of Texas~ New Attractions in 2015
*New Foods at The State Fair of Texas 2015

*Toys R Us

Visit any US Toys“R”Us store on Saturday, October 17 from 12-2 pm for a LEGO building event and take home a Free Mini LEGO City Kayak!

Event intended for children ages 6-up. Parental supervision required at all times. All giveaways and event materials available while supplies last and distributed to participating children only. Limit one per child. Quantities limited. No rain checks.


Touch-A-Truck, DFW is rolling into town! ‪#‎FightCF‬

Over 50 vehicles, community booths, food trucks, raffles, and kid zone. Come out and join from 11:00 am-3:30 pm for a great family-friendly event on Sunday, Oct. 18th!

$5/person and all proceeds from the event benefit the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.

Birdville Fine Arts/Athletics Complex parking lot
9200 Mid Cities Blvd, North Richland Hills, TX. 76180

*Williams Sonoma
Go here to check out FREE Junior Chef Classes and Technique Classes.

Daily Boutique Deals

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