It’s the San Marcos kickoff to Halloween! Carnival games, a children’s costume contest, and a bunch of candy. Every kid’s dream! Free admission to the festival, but certain activities and concessions charge a nominal fee.
Dust off your leiderhosen and grab your pint glass! The classic New Braunfels celebration starts the first week of November. Sausages, beer, polka, and vendors make this celebration special to the Central Texas area.
UMC Pumpkin Patch
A San Marcos tradition, the First United Methodist Church is hosting their annual pumpkin patch! Come take pictures with the pumpkins, and choose your favorite one to take home. The pumpkin patch is open every day from 12-8, and proceeds benefit Roxanne’s House at the Hays Caldwell Women’s Center.
Boo at the Zoo
Don’t be scared of these critters! The Austin Zoo welcomes you to come celebrate Halloween with some of their favorite friends. Check out the nocturnal animals, puppet shows, and train rides. Boo at the Zoo is held every Friday and Saturday evening in October. Tickets are available online for purchase.