13 Frightfully Fun Halloween Events in The Colony

Look no further for a scary good time. The Colony is filled with Halloween happenings for all ages and fright levels. Come join in the hair-raising thrills.


Haunted Shadows Lake Trail

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Experience the shores of Lewisville Lake with only a flashlight to guide your way through the mile-long Haunted Shadows Lake Trail. This Blair Witch Project style trail is completely self-guided and filled with creatures who go bump in the night. The standard trail is recommended for teens and adults, with a G-rated experience available upon request.

⏰ Friday – Sunday evenings October 4 thru November 2, and October 31
πŸ“ Blue Sky Sports Center | 7801 Main Street


Kids Movie Screenings

These Kids Movie Saturdays are sure to get the little ones in the Halloween spirit. Enjoy a free screening of the following movies as well as arts and crafts and $2 off kids meals at Lava Cantina.

Monsters Inc.
⏰ Saturday, October 5 at 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Hocus Pocus
⏰ Saturday, October 19 at 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
The Nightmare Before Christmas
⏰ Saturday, October 26 at 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
πŸ“ Lava Cantina | 5805 Grandscape Boulevard


Nebraska Furniture Mart Halloween 5K

Round up your fellow zombies, werewolves, and monsters. Nebraska Furniture Mart is hosting a Halloween 5K, benefiting Cancer Support Community North Texas. Awards will be given for first through third place per age group and gender. There will also be costume awards for racers who dress up.

⏰ Saturday, October 12 at 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM
πŸ“ Nebraska Furniture Mart | 5600 Nebraska Furniture Mart


Rocky Horror Picture Show

Lava Cantina is going all out for the Halloween season. The 3rd Annual Halloween Costume Contest and Rocky Horror Picture Show Screening is guaranteed to be a frightfully good time. Dress up in your funniest or scariest costume for a chance to win $1,000 worth of cash and prizes. Dance the night away with DJ beats or watch the screening of The Rocky Horror Picture Show on the giant 20′ x 12′ LED wall from 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM.

⏰ Saturday, October 12 at 7:00 PM – 12:00 AM
πŸ“ Lava Cantina | 5805 Grandscape Boulevard


Barktoberfest

Barktober Costume

Celebrate Halloween and all things fall at Barktoberfest! Have your pup participate in a pumpkin patch photo booth and the dog costume contest while you do some shopping at The Boho Market and enjoy live music on the patio. Be sure to grab some lunch from The Shacks, a collection of six restaurants connected through an over-sized patio for al fresco dining. Pups can enjoy complimentary access to Bacon’s Dog Park when their humans make a purchase at any of the restaurants.

⏰ Saturday, October 19 at 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
πŸ“ The Shacks at Austin Ranch | 5800 Windhaven Parkway


Family Fright Night

Look no further for the perfect family-friendly Halloween Event! Family Fright Night is a spooky campout complete with a full evening of festive activities for kids of any age. Enjoy campsite decorating, trick-or-treating, haunted trail walks, scream contest, screening of a Halloween flick, and more. Campsite registration is now open through The Colony Parks and Recreation Department.

⏰ Saturday, October 19 at 4:00 PM thru 7:00 AM October 20
πŸ“ Stewart Creek Park | 3700 Sparks Road


Halloween Trivia – The Office

“I’m guessing Angela’s the one in the neighborhood who gives the trick-or-treaters some toothbrushes. Pennies. Walnuts.” Put your fandom to the test with The Office Halloween Special Trivia at Growler USA. They won’t have the Scranton area coupon book with $15,000 in savings, but prizes will be awarded.

⏰ Saturday, October 19 from 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
πŸ“ Growler USA | 6520 Cascades Court #200


Annual Pumpkin Patch

Pumpkin & Hay Bales

Pick the perfect pumpkin at LakeWay Baptist Church’s 4th Annual Pumpkin Patch. They have a variety of pumpkins and gourds to choose from as well as photo opportunities and lawn games to keep the whole family entertained.

⏰ Sunday, October 20 thru Saturday, November 2
πŸ“ LakeWay Baptist Church | 4000 North Colony Boulevard


Halloween Trivia – Friends

“Please tell me you’re not going to dress up like a dinosaur.” Test your knowledge of all things Friends with five rounds focused on autumn, football, candy, and costumes during Friends Halloween Special Trivia at Growler USA.

⏰ Tuesday, October 22 from 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
πŸ“ Growler USA | 6520 Cascades Court #200


Boos & Brews Party

Party it up lakeside! Enjoy live music, costume contests, and pumpkin carving on the floating patio of Rockin’ S Bar & Grill. Be sure to take advantage of awesome food and drink specials at this Halloween Party on the water.

⏰ Friday, October 25 from 6:00 PM – 12:00 AM
πŸ“ Rockin’ S Bar & Grill | 20400 Hackberry Creek Park Road


Twilight at Bridges Cemetery

The Colony Public Library’s Local History Committee is hosting Twilight at Bridges Cemetery, an exclusive look into town’s past and the lives of the original settlers. This is one of the few opportunities for the public to visit Bridges Cemetery.

⏰ Saturday, October 26 at 5:00 PM – 7:30 PM
πŸ“ 6421 Morning Star Drive | NW corner of Morning Star Drive & Chesapeake Drive


Halloween Stand Up Paddle Boarding 

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Summer may be behind us, but there is still so much outdoor fun to be had. DFW Surf hosts stand up paddleboarding (SUP) classes and tours on Lewisville Lake. Join them on their final tours and get ready for some Halloween adventure.

Halloween Costume Paddle
⏰ Saturday, October 26 from 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Women’s Halloween Paddle & Chili Cook Off
⏰ Wednesday, October 30 from 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
πŸ“ Hidden Cove Park & Marina | 20400 Hackberry Creek Park Road


Cheers for Fears!

Keep the Halloween spirit alive at Growler USA. Get spooky on the dance floor at this 21+ costume party the day after Halloween. Celebrate all night with Bollywood, Bhangra, hip-hop, and Latin tunes from DJ Ricky Sekhon. Enjoy a pint of beer from any of the 100 taps or grab a drink from their full bar.

⏰ Friday, November 1 from 9:30 PM – 2:00 AM
πŸ“ Growler USA | 6520 Cascades Court #200


For more Halloween activities and events, please visit our Events Calendar.

Dates and times subject to change.