It is Fall Festival time on Thursday, Oct. 22. The City of Texarkana, Texas Parks & Recreation Department will present its annual Fall Festival at Spring Lake Park with games, costume contests, bounce houses, hay rides, pumpkin decorating and more.

Texarkana, Texas Parks and Rec.

The Fall Festival starts at 5PM and is a family fun event, which is organized to bring the community together. Bring your pets dressed up in the Halloween outfits and get registered for the Pet Costume Contest. This event is free.. Enjoy good family fun activities then get ready to watch a movie. Bring blankets and chairs to sit on. You may want to bring bug spray, too.

The Movie in the Park for this event will be E.T. The festival will wrap up at 7PM and the movie will start shortly after the festival is over. For more information, call the Parks and Rec office at 903-798-3978.