Farmers Branch, TX – Oct 14 to Oct 15, 2016
Music festival and chili cook-off brings lots of people to the Farmers Branch Historical Park. Musicians include The Del McCoury Band, Lee Ann Womack, Balsam Range, Hot Rize, Peter Rowan Bluegrass Band, The Grascals and many more groups. One of the best bluegrass events of the year. Farmers Branch Historical Park, 2540 Farmers Branch Lane, Farmers Branch.
Lone Star Storytelling Festival
Frisco, TX – Oct 14 to Oct 15, 2016
Experience the magic of storytelling. Held at the Frisco Public Library. Features a wide selection of authors and book signings. Enjoy a full day of concerts, Master Classes, and merchandise-signing featuring professional storytellers. Bring the whole family! Tickets can be purchased online before the festival and at the Frisco Public Library, before or during the festival. Pricing: Friday Favorite Stories 8pm, $10. Saturday: Events range from $5 – $20. 6101 Frisco Square Blvd. Frisco.
Old Town Mesquite Pumpkin Fest
Mesquite, TX – Oct 15
Join us October 15 at City Lake Park from 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. for the 16th annual Pumpkin Fest with a decorated pumpkin contest, carnival games, bounce houses, petting zoo and community stage performances. The event is free to enter. Tickets will be sold for kid’s activities such as bounce houses, pony rides, petting zoo, video game truck and more. Cash is needed for carnival games, food and beverages. For your convenience an ATM will be on site. Be sure to join us for the children’s costume contest at 4pm and dog costume contest at 5pm. Registration for the Pumpkin Decorating Contest is from 10 – 3 p.m. on Saturday, October, 15 at Lakeside Activity Center, 101 Holley Park Dr. Entries will be on display during the event. 403 S Galloway Ave, Mesquite, TX 75149