Happy Halloween weekend, moms! Are you dressing up? I’ve got a zombie soldier and an evil kitty in my house. Fingers crossed the zombie makeup goes well! Here are five family-friendly events to check out this weekend. Enjoy!! (this is just a sample, for a complete list, including tons of Halloween events, visit the PAM Calendar). And don’t forget to “fall forward.”


FARE Walk & Halloween Event
Oak Point Park, Plano
Saturday 9am
A fundraiser for the DFW chapter of FARE (Food Allergy Research and Education). Costumes encouraged. Treat stations along the walk for the kids (bring a bag/container). Live music from the band Random Notes, a bounce house, games2u truck, hamster ball, face painting, photo booth, teal pumpkin coloring station, an opportunity to bid on some teal pumpkins to take home, and much more.

Halloween at the Museum, Star Wars Day
Frontiers of Flight Museum, Dallas
Saturday 11am-3pm
Start your Halloween celebration by donning your costume and joining us for the first Star Wars Day at the Museum! Dress as your favorite Halloween or Star Wars character and receive free admission to the Museum. Come trick or treat and have your photo taken with members of the 501st Legion’s Star Garrison North Texas Squad! Lots of kid activities.

Trick or Treat The Square
Frisco Square
Saturday 1-4pm
Come dressed in your best costume & trick or treat at some of your favorite restaurants, shops & businesses at Frisco Square! Also, enjoy a petting zoo, face painters, balloon artists, a pooch parade/costume contest & dog adoption sponsored by Mazie’s Mission, wagon rides around the plaza and more! Free family & pet friendly event! Ages 12 & under.

Spooky Science Show
Sci-Tech Discovery Center, Frisco
Saturday at 1, 3 & 5pm
Celebrate the chills and thrills of Halloween at Sci-Tech. Creepy chemistry and mysterious science combine to provide a hauntingly good time!

Alaween Halloween Carnival
Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, Richardson
Saturday 4-6pm
Bounce House, face painting for your costume , costume contest with prizes, DJ Playdate spinning spooky tunes in the lobby for a Monster Mash Dance Party, Trick ‘r treating in the theaters, Classic Halloween TV specials on loop, Halloween-themed cocktails for the parents in Glass Half Full (for purchase) and creepy crawly punch for the kiddos.