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The Wooldands Community hosts assorted mix of Halloween activities

October 10, 2018

This weekend residents of The Woodlands can begin getting into the spirit of Halloween. From pumpkin patches to haunted trails to trick or treating, there’s something to suit everyone’s taste. Free family events and paid entertainment are on the list of seasonal spectacles.

PUMPKIN PATCHES

P-6 Farms

P-6 farms has been a premier U-Pick-’Em Farm in Southeast Texas. Create family traditions and pick out the perfect pumpkins during festival hours now through Nov. 10 from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. on Saturdays and noon - 6 p.m. on Sundays. P-6 Farms is located at 9963 Pooles Road, Montgomery.

Faith United Methodist Church

The Pumpkin Patch is open daily from 9:30 a.m. until dark. Faith United Methodist Church is located at 2403 Rayford Road, Spring.

Old Time Christmas Tree Farm

Old Time Christmas Tree Farm will have a Pumpkin Patch during the weekends in October. Entry is $5 per person. Pumpkins and tickets for different attractions can be purchased. Food, shaved ice and funnel cakes will also be available for purchase.

FALL FESTIVALS & EVENTS

P-6 Farms

Visitors to P-6 Farms are in for a whole lot of treats this year. Each weekend is a festival now through Nov. 10 from 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. on Saturdays and noon - 6 p.m. on Sundays. The Fall Festival features a corn maze, cow train, candy cannon, hay rides, vintage park, jumping pillow, apple blasters, a hay maze and more. Ticket prices and more information can be found on https://www.p-6farms.com/.

Faith United Methodist Church

From 9 a.m.-4 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 20, Faith UMC will celebrate the 24th-annual pumpkin fest and patch. Attendees at the event can participate in fall arts and crafts, games, a fall bake sale and pick the perfect pumpkin for carving. The pumpkins within the patch are pre-priced from the Four-Corner area of New Mexico and Arizona on the Big Reservation of the Navajo Nation. All proceeds collected during the fest and patch directly support the missions and ministries of Faith UMC.

Woodlands Church - Fall Festival

Celebrate community at The Woodlands Church’s annual Fall Festival, held after each service Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 27 and 28; service times are 6 p.m. on Saturday and 11:30 a.m. on Sunday. The Fall Festival includes a pumpkin patch, princesses and favorite characters to interact with, a hay maze and ride, carnival games, inflatables and delicious food. Woodlands Church is located at 1 Fellowship Drive, The Woodlands.

Halloween at the Y

The Woodlands Family YMCA at Shadowbend, located 6145 Shadowbend Place, will host Halloween at the Y from 3-5 p.m. on Oct. 20. All ages are welcome and costumes are encouraged. The event will include trick or treat stops, carnival type games, concessions and more. Admission is free with a non-perishable donation for the local food pantry. For more information, call 281-367-9622 or visit ymcahouston.org/smc-shadowbend.

SpookTacular New Time

The Woodlands Children’s Museum will host its annual Halloween SpookTacular from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. on Oct. 31. The event will feature a special Monster Mash Boogie Bash, spooky games, experiments, entertainment and more. Tickets cost $4 for members and $10 for non-members. Call 281-465-0955 to purchase tickets. Free ticket must be purchased for children under one. The museum will only be open for the Spooktacular event.

HAUNTED TRAILS

P-6 Farms

After dark the Field of Screams at P-6 Farms opens and participants must try to survive the haunted corn maze and the petrifying pallet maze. It is not recommended for children 12 or younger. The field is open from dark until 10 p.m. on Saturdays through Oct. 27. Ticket prices and more information can be found on https://www.p-6farms.com/.

A Haunting at Bear Branch Park

Take a walk through nightmares at The Haunted Trail on Fridays, Oct. 19 and 26, and Saturdays, Oct. 20 and 27, from 8-10 p.m. Come out to the Recreation Center at Bear Branch Park and experience the Psycho Path — where worst fears come to life! Recommended for ages 9 and older, parental discretion is advised. Entrance costs $9 per person and ticket sales stop at 9:30 p.m. Bear Branch Park is located at 5310 Research Forest Drive, The Woodlands.

TRICK OR TREAT

Truck or Treat

Celebrate Halloween at the third annual Truck or Treat Halloween Food Truck Festival from 11 a.m.-11 p.m. on Oct. 27 at Town Green Park. The event will feature food trucks, a costume contest, live music, a kid’s zone and more.

Trick or Treat Trail

Princesses, pirates, ghosts and goblins are invited to don their costumes and enjoy a spooktacular celebration at the annual community-favorite Trick or Treat Trail from 3-6 p.m. on Oct. 28 at Northshore Park. While at the event, children have the opportunity to trick or treat from booth to booth and fill their bags with goodies from local vendors. The free event will also include strolling entertainment, inflatables, games, costume contests and more.

Monster Mash Trick-or-Treat Stop

The Recreation Center at Rob Fleming Park is open and celebrating Halloween this year. Stop in between 5-8 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 31. Activities will include trick or treating with dressed-up recreation staff, inflatables, games, crafts, costume contests every 30 minutes and more. The event is open to trick-or-treat-ers of all ages, and admission is free. Concessions will also be available for purchase. The Recreation Center at Rob Fleming is located at 6464 Creekside Forest Drive, The Woodlands.

This is not a comprehensive list of all of the events in The Woodlands. Information in this article was compiled from press releases and various websites.

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