A Dallas Guide To Trick-or-Treating


Get ready for some serious Halloween sweets and treats with our round up of trick-or-treating events in Dallas! These are all kid-friendly affairs where everyone is encouraged to show up in costume. What are you going to be for Halloween?

Halloween at the Heard

Location :: Heard Natural Science Museum, McKinney, TX

Date :: October 19, 2019; 6-10pm

Cost :: Pre-sale information coming soon!

Experience Collin County’s premier family-friendly Halloween event at Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary. Halloween at the Heard features a safe environment to experience the joy of trick-or-treating along the eerie Dinosaurs Live! Live-Size Animatronic Dinosaurs trail. Families will enjoy an evening full of fun activities including a presentation of a family-friendly movie on the Heard’s outdoor amphitheater stage.


Location :: Great Wolf Lodge, Grapevine, TX

Date :: October 1-31, 2019

Cost :: included with room reservation, promo code: HOWL

Grab your treat bag and collect ghostly goodies along the spooky Trick-or-Treat Trail during the Costume Parade. Sit in on a Spooktacular Story Time and the Monster Bash Dance Party.

Boo on Ballard

Location :: Historic Downtown Wylie

Date :: October 24, 2019;  6-8pm

Cost :: FREE

Go booth to booth picking up lots of candy and goodies from local vendors. Olde City Park (also on Ballard) will have a bungee trampoline, foam cannon, zip line, and DJ as part of Glow in the Park, put on by Wylie Parks & Rec.

Trick or Treat at the Farm

Location :: Heritage Farmstead Museum, 1900 W. 15th Street, Plano, TX 75075

Date :: October 25, 2019; 10am-12pm

Cost :: $7 for children 1+ if you pre-register online, $3 for adults , $8 per child if you purchase tickets at the door

This is a great one for when you’ve got kids that are just too little to understand the whole door-to-door aspect of Halloween. Activities include trick or treating, chicken feeding, tractor rides, a craft, and so much more! Wear your costumes! Open to ages 18 months – 9 years old.


Location :: Legoland Discovery Center, Grapevine Mills

Date :: TBD

Cost :: included with admission (starts at $15.95)

Bring your little monsters to LEGOLAND® Discovery Center and get into the Halloween spirit with Brick-Or-Treat. Don your favorite costume and get ready for some spooky fun with family-friendly activities and costume contests.

Sci-Fi Halloween

Location :: Frontiers of Flight Museum

Date :: October 26, 2019

Cost :: Details Coming Soon!

Family Fun at the Arboretum

Location :: Dallas Arboretum

Date :: September 21 – October 31, 2019; 10am-4pm

Cost :: included with general admission, $17/adults, $12/children (2-12), under 2 are free (Parking: $15)

October at the Arboretum isn’t just about Pumpkin Village. They also do a week of family fun sticker treating, crafts, and a scavenger hunt maze in the Pecan Grove. Wear your costume and don’t forget your trick-or-treat bag!

Halloween Safe-tacular for Kids

Location :: Ronald Kirk Bridge and Felix H. Lozada, Sr. Gateway

Date :: October 27, 2019; 4-8pm

Cost :: Free!

Meet and Greet with first responders and more of your favorite heroes, show and tell, DPD and Dallas Fire vehicles, CANDY, games and live entertainment, face painting, arts & crafts, and more. Wear your costume because there’s costume contests with cash prizes! See link for details.

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