Weekend Happenings October 24th-26th in Fort Worth

Can you believe October is already winding down? Savor it this weekend with lots of fall activities, festivals, performances and fundraisers going on all over Fort Worth. If you’re looking for family fun, date night, or you just want to get out and enjoy this gorgeous weather, you may have a difficult time choosing what to do this weekend!


All Weekend:


Fort Worth Zoo—Boo at the Zoo, 10am-5pm

Bring the whole family out to enjoy all sorts of Halloween themed exhibits, games, treats and activities this Friday through Sunday; most activities are included in the price of admission.



Oakwood Cemetery—9th Annual Saints and Sinner’s Tour, 1pm & 3:30pm

This daytime tour brings to life stories of the early residents and history of Fort Worth!



Casa Mañana—Snow White and the Prince

Another great, family friendly show will be performing until October 26!


Fort Worth Museum of Science and History—MythBusters: The Explosive Exhibition

Does the bread always land butter side down? Everyone in the family is sure to learn a lot about the myths we have all grown up with! The exhibit will be open through January 4, 2015.




Thursday, October 23:


BRIT—Johnny Appleseed and the American Orchard, 6:30-9pm

Have a fun and educational date night brushing up on your knowledge of Johnny Appleseed with apple inspired cocktails and hors d’oeuvres.



Fort Worth Classic Guitar Society—Denis Azabagic, 7:30pm

Denis Azabagic of Bosnia-Herzegovina performs at The Kimbell as part of the 2014-2015 Allegro Guitar Series.




Friday, October 24:

Fort Worth Nature Center and Refuge—Preschool Discovery Club, 10:30-11:30am

Bring your preschooler (ages 3-5) by to learn about nocturnal animals.



Live Music at Central Market – Audio Cannon, 6-9pm

Stop by and enjoy some eats, drinks and live music on the patio to hear some country, rock, pop and blues!




Saturday, October 25:

Central Market—Annual Halloween Carnival, 1:30-4:30pm

The kids are bound to enjoy a scavenger hunt filled with tricks and treats!



Kimbell Art Museum—Family Festivals: Incredible Impressionists, 1-4pm

This free event provides fun for the whole family with art-making activities and live performances!


Ride For Kids, 8am-12pm

Enjoy a Saturday morning bike ride while supporting the Tarrant Area Food Bank!



Walk to End Alzheimer’s, 9am

Support a great cause, enjoy the fall weather and get a little exercise at Trinity Park! Registration opens at 7:30am



Fort Worth Nature Center and Refuge—Natural Guard, 9am-12pm

Spend a little time this Saturday morning doing a little volunteer work to assist in bridge building, brush clearing and more.



Fort Worth Nature Center and Refuge—Nature Hike 10am-12pm

If you prefer a hike, bring the family out to see what wildflowers, birds and animals we have here in the community, kids are only $2!


Hattie Mae Inn—Cooking Class: Heart Health Part I, 12-2pm

Bring your favorite food lover for a lunchtime class to learn to make some heart healthy dishes.



Live Music at Central Market—Heather Roberts Band, 5:30-9pm

If you can’t make it on Friday evening, you can still catch some country music on the patio starting at 5:30pm.



Sunday, October 26:


Fort Worth Nature Center and Refuge—Wildflower Walk, 1-2:30pm

Enjoy autumn’s color palette and weather with a stroll on the Oak Monte Trail. Pre-registration is required.


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