2021 FALL / HALLOWEEN ACTIVITIES
ANNUAL PUMPKIN PATCH
Lake Houston United Methodist Church will celebrate its 20th annual pumpkin patch, opening Monday, Oct. 4, located at 23606 FM 2100, Huffman. More than 1,000 pumpkins will be displayed. The pumpkin patch will be open seven days a week until Halloween, Oct. 31. The public is invited to bring kids, family and cameras for festive fall photo opportunities. Hours of operation are Sunday-Friday, 11 a.m.-7 p.m., and Saturdays, 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Lake Houston UMC will also present its annual fall festival Saturday, Oct. 16, from 10 a.m.-3 p.m., and trunk-or-treat for the kids Sunday, Oct. 31, from 6-8 p.m. For information, call the church office at 281-324-1541 or visit www.lakehoustonumc.com.
The fun, family event will take place Saturday, Oct. 16, from noon-6 p.m., at Holy Comforter Lutheran Church, 1901 Woodland Hills Dr., Kingwood. The fest will feature German fare, a children’s play area, polka music from the Texas Sound Check Band, beer from Back Pew Brewing Company and much more including a DJ and time for dancing until 6 p.m., with games and activities for all ages. For information, visit www.kwoktoberfest.org or check Facebook at www.facebook.com/thekingwoodoktoberfest/.
Lake Houston United Methodist Church, 23606 FM 2100, Huffman, will hold its annual fall festival Saturday, Oct. 16, from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. The public is invited to celebrate God’s blessings and the onset of fall. Attractions will include activities and games for all ages, the very popular pumpkin patch, delicious BBQ meals from the men’s group, mouth-watering desserts from the Christian women’s group and great music by local bands. For information, call the church office at 281-324-1541 or visit www.lakehoustonumc.com.
GOD, COUNTRY, AND TEXAS BEERFEST
GOOD SHEPHERD FALL FESTIVAL
The community is invited to the Good Shepherd Episcopal Church Fall Festival, 2929 Woodland Hills Dr., Kingwood, Saturday, Oct. 23, from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Invite friends, family, enjoy the festivities. Live music will be provided by Howlin Howie, Bobby Ray; activities include obstacle courses, moonwalks, face painting, Shortcakes the Clown, fabulous games, trackless train, petting zoo, lots of pumpkins, great food with multiple food trucks, model train display, crafts and merchandise vendors, a silent auction, and more. The pumpkin patch will be open daily Tuesday, Oct. 19-Sunday, Oct. 31, from 11 a.m.-7 p.m. For information, visit www.goodshepherdkingwood.org.
HAUNTED TRAILS FESTIVAL
Bring the family for the Haunted Trails Festival Saturday, Oct. 23, from 2-5 p.m., to the Groves Lifestyle Center, 17317 Cathedral Pines, Humble, for an afternoon filled with Halloween fun featuring a pumpkin patch, haunted houston, bounce houses, photo booths, local food trucks and breweries, a live band, tons of games, prizes, giveaways and more. The festival is free and open to the public. *Masks will be encouraged.
TRUNK OR TREAT
Atascocita United Methodist Church will host a trunk or treat Sunday, Oct. 24, from 3-5 p.m. Get your costumes and empty candy bags ready! The public is invited to enjoy food, games, face painting, prizes and more. The event is free.
KINGWOOD WOMEN’S CLUB HOLIDAY MARKETPLACE
The annual Holiday Marketplace, a shopping extravaganza involving more than 100 vendors, will be held Monday-Tuesday, Oct. 25-26, at the Humble Civic Center, 8233 Will Clayton Pkwy., Humble. Complimentary champagne will be served both days. The first night is a preview party for members (from 6-9 p.m.) with complimentary appetizers and cake; the ticket stub allows free entry the next day (from 9 a.m.-4 p.m.) The first 100 shoppers both days will receive fabric handmade pumpkins. There will be dozens of free door prizes, a raffle and silent auction. Proceeds from this popular Kingwood Women’s Club event will go to local charities. Tickets can be purchased online at http://holidaymarketplace.kingwoodwomensclub.org/. For information, visit www.kingwoodwomensclub.org.
TRICKS AND TREATS
The Creepy Crops Farm comes alive at the East Montgomery County Improvement District’s free tricks and treats drive-thru Tuesday, Oct. 26, from 7-10 p.m., at Randall Reed Stadium, 21360 Valley Ranch Pkwy., New Caney. Spooky scarecrows will greet guests during the family ride-along through the parking lot with a few tricks and more treats from EMCID staff passing out candy. Treats are first-come, first-served.
TWISTED TALES OF POE: THE RADIO PLAY
TENT OR TREAT
The Bear Branch Elementary PTA, 3500 Garden Lake Dr., Kingwood, invites the public to enjoy its annual fall fest Friday, Oct. 29, from 5-8 p.m. The fall fest team has new games, activities and silent auctions that are sure to be a hit. This fall fest is the biggest fundraising event for BBE; all proceeds will provide the students and staff with the best learning and teaching tools available. It will only be successful with the help of PTA, BBE staff, parents, volunteers, and support from community participants. For information, call 281-641-1600
HALLOWEEN TREAT STREET
The public is invited to enjoy a safe, family-friendly Halloween Saturday, Oct. 30, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m., at Sterling-White Funeral Home, 11011 Crosby-Lynchburg, Highlands. Bring family and friends.
TRICKS AND TREATS AMONG THE TREES
Enjoy a free trick-or-treat nature trail along with fun fall activities including crafts, live creepy critters, games, hayrides and more Saturday, Oct. 30, from 3:30-7 p.m., at Jesse H. Jones Park, 20634 Kenswick Dr., Humble. Costumed trick-or-treaters are encouraged. Enjoy tasty treats and fun fall activities. For information, visit www.hcp4.net/community/parks/jones.
TRUNK OR TREAT
The public is invited to the free Absolute Wellness second annual trunk or treat Saturday, Oct. 30, from 6-8:30 p.m., at 14626 FM 2100 Rd., Crosby. Enjoy food, fun games and prizes. For information, call 832-941-0901.
FALL FESTIVAL OF FUN
The community is invited to the Fall Festival of Fun Saturday, Oct. 30, from 6-8:30 p.m., at Woodridge Baptist Church, 5707 Kingwood Dr., Kingwood, in the parking lot. The event will feature free food, live music, trunk or treating, games, inflatables and more. Be sure to invite family and friends. Wear a fun and good-natured costume. For information, visit www.woodridge.org.
HUMBLE/ATASCOCITA BOO BASH
The second annual Humble/Atascocita Boo Bash will be held Sunday, Oct. 31, from 5-8 p.m., at Hilton Schott Park, 8620 Will Clayton Pkwy., Humble. Admission is free. The public is invited to enjoy food vendors, crafts, music, inflatables and lots of candy. For information, visit www.thegingerbreadschool.com.
Lake Houston United Methodist Church, 23606 FM 2100, Huffman, will hold a trunk-or-treat for kids Sunday, Oct. 31, from 6-8 p.m. Bring the kids, bags for treats, and your camera and join in a safe, family-friendly fall celebration. For information, call the church office at 281-324-1541 or visit www.lakehoustonumc.com.
LET’S GIT LIT HALLOWEEN CONCERT
Showtime Promotions will present American Soul/New Jack Swing singer Tony Terry and singer-songwriter/actor Christopher Williams in concert Sunday, Oct. 31, from 6 p.m.-midnight, at the Humble Civic Center, 8233 Will Clayton Pkwy., Humble. Local band UNYT and DJ CAS in da mix will perform. Doors open at 6 p.m.; show starts at 7 p.m. There will be a Halloween costume contest with a $1,000 first prize. For information, call or text 832-622-2116 and scan to purchase tickets and tables. To purchase tickets online, visit www.eventbrite.com/e/lets-git-lit-halloween-concert-tickets-166066245611.