It's time for loads of candy, fun and all the spooky events for the Halloween season. This is The Big List of Fall Festivals, Trunk or Treats and Haunted Houses that are all taking place over the next couple of weeks in and around the Texarkana area.

Fall Festivals & Truck or Treats:


All Hallows Fest at Forward Events

Friday, October 29

All Hallows Fest Friday, October 29th from 5 PM- 8 PM.  this is a free event. Come dressed up in your costumes for Trick or Treating, kids costume contest, photo booth, and games. Forward Events is located next to Planet Fitness at 1802 N. Robison Road, Suite 10 in Texarkana Texas. more details on their Facebook events page

Fouke Monster Halloween Campout

Friday, Oct 29 to Sunday, Oct 31

All things Fouke Monster like with arts and crafts vendors, optional camping and campfire stories. There will be Trick or Treating and a costume contest Saturday in the early evening for the kids. More details about this event are on the Facebook events page.


Truck or Treat Event at Texarkana Harley-Davidson

Saturday, October 30

Truck or Treat. With candy for all trick or treaters and prizes for the best costumes. It all starts at 4 PM. Located at 802 Walton Drive Texarkana Texas. More information on the Facebook Events page


Trunk-r-Treat Event at Buchanan First Baptist Church

Saturday, October 30 

This event is from 5 PM to 7PM. Located at 3635 Buchanan Road, Texarkana Texas. More information at their Facebook Events page


3rd Annual Trunk or Treat Drive-Thru Event at Spring Lake Park

Saturday, October 30

The City of Texarkana, Texas Parks & Texarkana, Texas Police Departments are back again this year with the drive-thru Trunk or Treat, Saturday, October 30 at Spring Lake Park. Open from 4 PM -7 PM. If you would like to help pass out candy call (903) 798-3978. Volunteers are encouraged to wear costumes. More details on the Facebook Events page 

Crossties Fall Festival Downtown Texarkana

Saturday, October 30

Crossties along with other businesses downtown will host the 2nd Annual Fall Festival and Carnival Downtown. Saturday, October 30. Fun for the whole family from 1 PM to 5 PM  Then later that night adult fun starts at 8 PM.  More details at Crossties Facebook page.

 SpookFest at The Sportsplex by Healthcare Express

Saturday, October 30

Saturday, October 30 Trick or Treating starts at 4 PM. There will also be Halloween bingo, a photo booth, crafts, carnival games, and even an extra spooky SAW themed escape room. at 7:30 PM there will be a showing of Hocus Pocus under the stars. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. A concession stand will be there with food and drinks for purchase. More information on Facebook

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Trunk or Treat & Fall Fest “Fall In Love With Jesus” at Free Life Church

Sunday, October 31

Trunk Or Treat, food trucks, cotton candy, games, music, skits. Fall fun for the entire family. Located at 3700 N Robison Rd, Texarkana Texas. From 4:30 PM - &PM more details on Facebook

First Family Fall Festival at First Baptist Church in Texarkana, Texas

Sunday, October 31

There will be a Trunk or Treat, food and drink trucks, a cakewalk, face painting. Dress up and bring a friend. 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM  First Baptist Church located at 3015 Moores Lane in Texarkana,Texas. More details on Facebook.
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Trunk or Treat at Hardy Memorial United Methodist Church

Sunday, October 31

Trunk or Treating and photo spot from 5 PM to 6:30 PM. Located at 6203 N Kings Hwy, Texarkana, TX more details on Facebook

Trunk or Treat at Trinity Baptist Church

Sunday, October 31

Candy, games and food for the whole family. From 6 PM to 8 PM  located at 3115 Trinity Boulevard Texarkana, Arkansas. More details on their Facebook Events page   


Haunted Houses:

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  House of Horrors and Trail of Terrors

5301 West 7th Street in Texarkana Texas. Open Every Friday and Saturday in October. Fun starts at 7 PM

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Dancing Ranch Farms Fall Festival in Fouke

490 Miller County 218 close to Fouke, Ar. There is the Rum Dum’s Funhouse, Corn Maze, Pumpkin Patch, Haunted Hay Rides and games for the kids. A concession stand with snacks and drinks available for purchase. More details on their Facebook page. kids under 2 are free. ages 3 -10  $12 and 11 years and up $15.

Open Fridays and Saturdays in October:
Fridays 7 PM-Midnight
Saturday Family Friendly Hours 4;30 PM -6:30 PM 
Saturdays 6:30 PM to Midnight.

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Haunted Hall at Hempstead Hall in Hope, Ar.

Thursday, October 28 through Saturday, October 30. There will be a mad scientist’s laboratory, a haunted maze, a demented doll museum and an escape room.  Activities for all ages and you can choose your 'fright level'. Tickets are $5 all ages and will guarantee unlimited access for one day. UAHT Students get in for free. Check their Facebook page for more details and to get tickets online.

If you know of any Fall Festivals or Haunted Houses please let us know so we can add them to this grown list of events. Email

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