4th Annual Dia de los Muertos Nov 2nd https://runsignup.com/Race/TX/Lubbock/2017DDLM?fbclid=IwAR0IYVl9Zoe0VWuggq1fYtPnCiYbCsqS7ICjliBLZGWrd8jGPedGLYJEflA
Parks and Recreation will host the 11th Annual Pumpkin Trail from October 17-20, 2019, in the Lubbock Memorial Arboretum in Clapp Park. In addition to the carved jack-o-lanterns along the trail, there will be over 45 displays hosted by local businesses and civic groups that will lead participants around the trail. This is a free event, and the Arboretum walking trail is both stroller and wheelchair friendly. Trail entrances are located at the Lubbock Memorial Arboretum at 4111 University and the Lubbock Municipal Garden and Arts Center at 4215 University. Limited parking is available behind Hodges Community Center and at the Garden and Arts Center. Park and Ride will be available from Safety City located on the east side of Clapp Park at 46th Street and Avenue U - just look for our white Parks and Recreation vans.
2nd Annual Knights of Columbus Cook Off. $15 Adults and $8 Childs plate. Begins at 5pm Holy Spirit Church 9821 Frankford Ave.
Open Studio Saturday at Museum of Texas Tech University – Halloween Mini-wreath workshop. 1:00- 4:00pm
OKTOBERFEST – October 19, 11 a.m.-8 p.m., Saint Joseph Church Hall, 21st & Division, Slaton, Live music all day, beverages, food, no cover charge. Bulk sausage sales 8-11 a.m.
OCTOBERFEST – October 19, 4-9 p.m., Saint Patrick Church Knights of Columbus #15876, 1603 Cherry Avenue, Lubbock. Knights will sponsor food booths, children’s games, music. Christmas raffle tickets sold for BIG prizes!
GERMAN DINNER & FUNFEST – October 20, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Saint Joseph Hall, 21st & Division, Slaton, raffles, auctions, bingo, quilt show, games.
CATHOLIC CHARITIES TRUNK OR TREAT – October 24, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m., 102 Avenue J--Kids’ costume contest – prizes given; games and candy, Community Outreach Fair.
CHRIST THE KING FALL FESTIVAL - October 25, 5:30 – 9 p.m., church parking lot at 4011 54th Street. Food, games, water balloons, cakewalk. Sponsor a booth-$50-$75. Want to help? Contact chair Darren James: Darren.firstname.lastname@example.org
Friday Oct 26th
GS Troop 6073 at Our Lady of Grace will host their annual Dia De Los Muertos Workshop from 6:30 – 8:30pm in the Buxkemper Hall located at 3111 Erskine St. Participants will learn more about this festive celebration, decorate a sugar skull, make a memory book for a loved one and enjoy ballet folklorico performances. Food items will be sold during event.
HALLOWEEN CARNIVAL – October 26, 6:30-9:00 p.m. Trunk or Treat begins 6:30 p.m., Saint John Neumann Gym, 5802 22nd, Lubbock. Costume Contest (no scary/gory costumes please). Hay rides, spook house, game, s’mores, concession stand open.
DIA DE LOS MUERTES FESTIVAL – November 2, 7-9 p.m., Our Lady of Guadalupe, 1120 52nd Street, Lubbock; Food & drinks, $2 wristband for games, $2 haunted house.
FALL FEST – November 3, Sacred Heart Church, 2801 N. Columbia, Plainview.
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