Halloween

Celebrate Halloween at Katy Mills with Trick-or-Treating & Annual Boo Bash

Katy Mills invites ghouls and goblins of all ages to join us for a spooky and exciting Halloween celebration this year! On Monday, October 31, costumed-clad children are welcome to trick-or-treat indoors throughout the day, as more than 60 stores will be handing out treats. From 5pm-7pm on Halloween, the center will host their annual Boo Bash for kids, complete with a fun bounce house, balloon artist, tasty treats, and ghoulish giveaways. Check individual stores […]

Houston Arboretum presents spooky Halloween Sip & Stroll on Oct. 29

Photo caption: The Houston Arboretum’s Sip & Stroll on Saturday, Oct. 29 is taking on a spooky spin this Halloween. Photo credit: Houston Arboretum and Anthony Rathbun The Houston Arboretum’s popular Sip & Stroll outdoor event is taking on a spooky spin again this Halloween. On Saturday, Oct. 29 walk along the Arboretum’s dimly lit trails where you may encounter creatures of the night. Your final destination will incorporate music and mingling with light bites and beverages, including wine and […]

Nutritionist reveals the key benefits of adding pumpkin to your diet this October

From glowing skin to healthy bones, pumpkins are more than just a Halloween decoration While they make a great Halloween decoration, pumpkins are so much more than just a spooky ornament, as they also come packed with a huge number of health benefits. In the last 90 days, there’s been a surge of internet searches for ‘pumpkin recipes’ with the term increasing by 192% on Google Trends, suggesting people are starting to experiment with this seasonal […]

Halloween at the Hatchery Set for Oct. 27 at TFFC

Families are in for a treat Thursday, Oct. 27 at the annual “Halloween at the Hatchery” event hosted by the Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center (TFFC). The annual event provides a safe place to go trick-or-treating while raising money for three local beneficiaries, The Rainbow Room, East Texas Crisis Center and the Athens High School Fishing Team. The outdoor event will feature family-friendly games, photo opportunities and activities from 6 – 8 p.m. Local businesses and organizations will hand […]

Trick-or-Treat, do you know the difference? One Pill Can Kill

This Halloween holiday, the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT), and the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) is teaming up with Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service’s Watch UR BAC program to spread awareness on the fentanyl epidemic spreading across our state. The Drug Enforcement Administration warns the public of the alarming increase in the lethality and availability of fake prescription pills containing fentanyl and methamphetamine. International and domestic criminal drug networks are mass-producing fake pills, falsely marketing […]

Public Invited to Cane Island’s October 22 Fall Festival & Trunk or Treat

Cane Island will host its annual Fall Festival & Trunk or Treat, free and open to the public on Saturday, October 22 from 2-6 p.m., when the Katy community of new homes celebrates the best of fall fun with Halloween candy, children’s activities and local vendors. Cane Island’s Cane Quarter will be dotted with themed, decked-out cars and golf carts offering Halloween candy and other surprises for children presented in Trunk or Treat style. Families […]

Halloween is NOT Canceled at Quick Quack!

Quick Quack Car Wash Celebrating Halloween Safely During the Time of COVID-19 Quick Quack Car Wash has brought back the ghosts and goblins for their Second Annual Haunted Car Wash. The Haunted Car Wash will be held Wednesday, October 28th through Friday, October 30th, from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the Quick Quack Car Wash located at 6020 North Fry Road, Katy, TX 77449. “We know that many events have been canceled due to […]

Houston Arboretum presents Science Spooktacular: A Week of Halloween Fun! for children and families Oct. 19-24

Registration now open for weeklong event Houston Arboretum & Nature Center presents a weeklong event for children and families Oct. 19-24 called Science Spooktacular: A Week of Halloween Fun! This hands-on program will incorporate both virtual and socially distant on-site offerings and is being held in lieu of the Arboretum’s popular ArBOOretum fall festival, which will not happen in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic that precludes large, in-person gatherings at the nature sanctuary. Registrants for Science Spooktacular will enjoy daily activities […]