Looking for some family friendly Halloween activities and restaurant deals for your family? Here’s our Round Up of fun and free local events happening this month that will allow you to get a lot of use out of those costumes! We will continue to add to the list as we get more deals & offers!
Take the kiddos to Bass Pro Shops between now and Oct. 31 for free crafts and events. Everyone gets a free 4×6 photo and coloring sheets. Depending on your date of visit, you can score a free craft, go on a scavenger hunt or participate in a costume parade. Oh, the possibilities!
*Dallas Arboretum Family Fun Weekend Discount:
October 24 – 25 Fun for the whole family, adults dressed in costumes pay children’s admission prices.
On Halloween (10/31/15) children receive FREE admission when they visit the park in costume with a fully paid adult admission. Only valid on admission purchased at the door. Free admission granted to children in costume with a fully paid adult admission. Only valid on Halloween.
1058 Park Rd 59
Glen Rose, TX 76043
*Grapevine Mills Mall
On Halloween Eve, October 30th, Grapevine Mills will be attempting to break the Guinness World Record for the most pumpkins carved simultaneously. To break the record, they need 1,500 pumpkin carvers to participate. And YOU can be a part of all the fun! Go HERE to sign up for just $5 and you’ll get your very own pumpkin weighing and a pumpkin carving tool set to take home after the event, plus a Grapevine Mills coupon book with $100’s in valuable savings. Participants under 12 years of age and will also receive a FREE Simon Kidgits Club® membership (a $5 value). Note: Participation for current KIDGITS members is free of charge.
Pumpkin carving begins promptly at 6 PM with the lighting ceremony at 7 PM..
Visit your local LEGO store in costume on Thursday, Oct. 31 for a free Monster Fighter’s Key Chain (while supplies last).
Spooky fun with several family-friendly activities October 24 through November 1.
Costume contests for kids: Show off your BOO-tiful costume and enter to win an annual pass to LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Dallas/Fort Worth on Saturday, October 31 from noon to 5 p.m. Vote for your favorite on Facebook @ldcdfw starting Saturday, October 31 through Sunday, November 1. Winners announced on Monday, November 2 at noon.
LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Dallas/Fort Worth
3000 Grapevine Mills Parkway
Grapevine, Texas 76051
Friday, October 30th 2015 from 6pm to 8pm – Monarch Pavilion will present Trunk or Treat at 6825 Harry Hines Blvd Dallas, TX 75235.
Trunk or Treat will have lots of door prizes and a costume contest starting at 6:30pm!
Area kids are invited to join Simon Kidgits Club for their annual Boo Bash on Saturday, October 31 from 3-5 p.m. in Center Court. The afternoon will feature interactive craft projects, games, balloon art and more. Kids will receive a complimentary Trick-or-Treat bag, plus some goodies to take home, and will have the opportunity to meet the Chick-fil-A Cow! Children are encouraged to wear costumes* to get in the spooky spirit!
North East Mall will also host a free Mall-wide Trick-or-Treating event at 5 p.m. on Saturday, October 31. Families can enjoy collecting treats from retailers throughout the mall for this safe, indoor event. Please visit Guest Services when you arrive for a list of participating retailers.
*Costumes are welcome, but masks are allowed only on children 12 years old and younger. No toy weapons are allowed.
You’re invited to a Halloween Party! No tricks here, just treats. Portrait Innovations invites you to attend our FREE PORTRAIT EVENT, at your nearest studio on Monday, October 26th from 4-6pm. Make sure to come dressed in costume to recieve a free 5×7 Print, 3 free Digital Images, and of course FREE candy for kids in costume! There will be no sales or appointments during this event.
Of course, there will be candy! What Halloween event would be complete without? And, for a little extra motivation for YOU, submit those darling costume portraits from the event in the Portrait Innovations Boo-tiful Costume Contest for a chance to win a $5,000 cash prize. That’ll make for a fantastic Halloween!
Every Portrait Innovations Studio across the country is hosting the event. We have studios in Plano, Fort Worth, Arlington, and Cedar Hill. To find the studio closest to go here!
Baskin-Robbins is continuing to celebrate its 70th birthday with its “Celebrate 31” promotion on Saturday, October 31st. For fans looking to enjoy something extra sweet this Halloween, for one day only on October 31st ice cream lovers can enjoy any scoop for just $1.31 at participating Baskin-Robbins shops nationwide.*
Also you’ll want to check out Baskin-Robbins new Piñata Pumpkin Patch Cake and Trick OREO Treat Flavor of the Month.
For an extra sweet treat this month, guests can enjoy $1.31 scoops on October 31st as part of Baskin-Robbins’ “Celebrate 31” promotion
Heads up for all you Chipotle fans! On Saturday, October 31st, head on over to Chipotle between 5PM and close to snag a $3 Boorito whenever you come dressed in a costume (limit one Boorito per person in costume). For more information, head over here. This offer does exclude online, iPhone, Android, fax and catering orders.
Now through 10/30, Scary Face Pancakes are back at your local IHOP restaurant! PLUS, mark your calendars as all kids ages 12 & under will get a FREE Scary Face Pancake between 7AM and 10PM on Friday, October 30th at participating locations (limit one per child; dine in only)
Krispy Kreme is offering a free doughnut on Halloween when you wear your costume to the store!
*Limit 1 free doughnut per guest. No masks please.
From now until October 31st, during mall Halloween events as well as on Halloween day, anyone wearing Halloween costumes can enjoy a free NY slice of pepperoni or cheese pizza with any five dollar purchase.
This offer will be valid at participating eateries. If you are interested to know if your local eatery is participating, call in advance.