Killeen: Halloween Carnival 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Killeen Special Events Center (by the rodeo grounds on WS Young). Bring the entire family to the annual Halloween Carnival. Killeen Parks & Recreation offers safe, in-door activities with candy and prizes. Join us for games, entertainment, a petting zoo, haunted house, pumkin patch and much more. Dress to impress, don't forget your costume!!!
Temple: Halloween Kidfest 2008, Mayborn Civic Center, 10/31/2008, $2 admission, 50 cent game tickets, 4 to 8 pm
Temple: Fall Festival Full of Fun. Trinity Church of Temple, 7101 West Adams 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Gatesville: Gatesville Boozar, at the courthouse square, 6:30 to 8 p.m. Friday 10/31. Games, treat stops, rides, costume contest.
Marlin: Fall Festival at the First Baptist church, 309 Coleman, featuring inflatables, games and goodies with "Trunk or Treat'. Call 883-2516 for information.
Whitney: Safe Trick r Treat, Friday 10/31/2008, 6 to 8 pm, downtown
Groesbeck: The Groesbeck Fire Department says the streets will be blocked off from Main Street down to the Civic Center building, which will be the site of a haunted house.
Mexia: The old firehouse on McKinney Street will be the site of Mexia's annual haunted house for families from 6 p.m. until 10 p.m. Friday. The second annual Family Fall Festival is from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Saturday
Hewitt: City of Hewitt, 13th Annual Children's Halloween Party, Thursday 10/30/08, Kids 12 and younger, Hewitt City Park, 6:30 to 8:30: games, costume contest, hot dogs, pizza and cookies.
McGregor: Church of Christ, 6th and Adams, Trunk or Treat, games, food, fun, inflatables, 5:30 pm 10/31/2008
McGregor: Bryant-Oliver American Legion Free Costume Halloween Dance, 10/31/2008, 7 to 11 pm. Music by Marty and the Boys.
Waco: "Scary, But Not Sooo Scary Halloween Tales" on Friday, October 31 at the South Waco Library, 2737 S. 18th at 10:30 a.m.
Waco: Halloween Carnival, Dewey Recreation Center, 925 N. Ninth St. from 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. A safe, fun-filled Halloween carnival with games, candy and a costume contest.
Waco: Grand Halloween Bowling Bash, Westview Lanes, Noon to 4 pm.
Waco: 10/31/2008: Zoo Boo, 6-8 p.m. @ Cameron Park Zoo
Waco: 10/31/2008: Waco Civic Theatre masquerade ball, after production of "Dial M For Murder"
Waco: McLennan Athletics Trunk or Treat The MCC basketball teams kick off their seasons with a special event outside The Highlands before the MCC Classic tournament. Kids can come meet the teams and get autographed posters. There will be fun-filled activities, plenty of candy and special giveaway items. Admission to the games is free. The women’s team takes on Lon Morris College at 6 p.m., and the men play Richland College at 8 p.m. The Highlands Gym, McLennan Community College 5 p.m. Cost: Free
Waco: Trick or Treat in the Courtyard, Art Center Waco, 1300 College Drive, from 6-8 p.m. Trick or Treat in the Courtyard. Tour Art Center Waco's current exhibit, "Art, Science and the World Around Us" to learn more about nature and the natural inhabitants of Central Texas. For more information contact: Art Center Waco at 254-752-4371.
Waco: 1st Annual Kaska Family Farm Halloween Party! Friday, October 31st – 5 pm until 10 pm For directions to the farm, please visit our website. We're just a skip and a jump from Waco! (Kaska Family Farm Web Site) Halloween is our spookiest night at the farm! Enjoy live music by an awesome local band, Better Don't. Enter if you dare into Fear at the Farm haunted trail.. Experience the hayride, Cow Train, Corn Cannons, Duck Races, great food, fun activities, and win a prize at the costume contest! Safe and spooky fun for all ages! Visit our website for directions, times, and ticket info!
Waco: Museum of Horrors & The Texas Chainsaw Nightmare. North of Waco, I-35 & Exit 345 Open every Friday and Saturday in October plus the 26 thru Nov. 1 from 8 p.m. to 12 midnight For 20 years now these have been rated the best 2 haunted houses in Central Texas and now in one location. The Museum of Horrors is based on all the things that go Boo in the night and the Texas Chainsaw Nightmare, well the name speaks for itself. Both are rated high scare and not recommended for the faint at heart. As for children we leave that to parental discretion. Call VAM-PIRE for details. (Haunted House Web Site)
West: Halloween Alley, 10/31/2008, outside the Katy Railroad Depot, 5:30 to 7 p.m.