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Halloween in Harlingen 2022

Updated: Oct 31, 2022

Explore Harlingen has compiled a list of Halloween activities in Harlingen, Texas and surrounding towns this year. They are listed by category and then date order. As I discover more events, I will continue to update this list. Please bookmark this page, come back often, and share this link with your friends.


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***Featured Event***

Big Red's Ranch Pumpkin Patch and Fall Family Days

Dates: October 8, 15, 22, 23, 29, and 30, 2022

Time: 3:30 -7:30 pm

Location: Big Red's Ranch, Citrus Ranch Blvd., San Benito TX 78586

Cost: $12 online for adults and children older than age 2 (ticket sales close the night before); $14 cash at the gate (if space allows); single mothers and fathers are free with purchase of tickets for their children.

Info: Fall Family Days at Big Red's Ranch includes photo opportunities, canoes and paddleboats, hayrides, petting zoos, car bash, golf cart track, giant sling shot, bazooka ball, hay/tree maze, and more. Extra charges include pony rides ($4); horse rides ($5); and food and vendor fees.

Contact: Big Red's Ranch website


Pumpkin Patches

T-Ranch Pumpkin Patch

Dates: September 30, 2022 through November 13, 2022

Hours of operation:

  • Mondays - Thursdays: Closed

  • Fridays: 5-8 pm

  • Saturdays and Sundays: 2-8 pm

Cost: $10 per person. Kids ages 2 and younger are free. Tickets must be purchased in person (cash or card accepted).

Location: 25492 N. FM 2556, La Feria TX 78559 (Exit Solis Road, then head 1.5 miles north of Expressway 83.)

Contact: 956-244-5253

T-Ranch Pumpkin Patch on Facebook

T-Ranch Pumpkin Patch website

First United Methodist Church (FUMC) Pumpkin Patch

Dates: October 10, 2022 through October 31, 2022

Hours of operation:

  • Mondays - Fridays: 10 am - 12 pm and 4 pm - 8 pm

  • Saturdays: 8 am - 8 pm

  • Sundays: 12 pm - 8 pm

Cost: Free to enter; pumpkins priced by size

Location: FUMC, 321 E. Harrison Ave., Harlingen TX 78550

Contact: 956-423-0540

FUMC Pumpkin Patch on Facebook

FUMC Pumpkin Patch website

Garcia Farms Pumpkin Patch

Dates: October 15, 2022 and October 16, 2022

Time: 5-8 pm

Location: Garcia Farms, 34348 FM 732, San Benito TX 78586

Cost: $20 per vehicle, includes a free pumpkin.

Contact: Garcia Farms on Facebook



Community Events


1st Annual Diesel Creative Cuts Pumpkin Patch Photos

Date: Open daily (closed Mondays)

Time: 4-7 pm on Tuesdays through Saturday; 10 am to 7 pm on Sundays

Location: Diesel Creative Cuts, 322 N. Commerce, Harlingen TX 78550

Cost: Free with your own phone; $5 for 4x6 print; $7 for 5x7 print.

Contact: Diesel Creative Cuts on Facebook


Donna Corn Maze

Date: October 1, 7, 8, 9, 14, 15, 16, 21, 22, 23, 28, 29, 30, 31, 2022

Time: 5-10 pm on Fridays; 1-10 pm on Saturdays; 1-9 pm on Sundays

Location: Donna Corn Maze, 807 N. Valley View Rd., Donna TX 78537

Cost: $15.50 for ages 3-60; $12.50 for seniors aged 60+; free for children younger than age 3

Info: Activities include pumpkin patch, kiddie train, pillow jump, pedal karts, hay rides, friendly adventure barn, corn box, super slide, and hay bale mountain.

Contact: Donna Corn Maze Website

Camp Rio Fall Festival

Date: October 15, 2022

Time: 4-8 pm

Location: Camp Rio, 280 Fish Hatchery Rd., Brownsville TX 78520

Cost: $10

Info: Fall Festival at Camp Rio includes activities like canoeing, archery, carnival games, and more!

Contact: Camp Rio on Facebook

Halloween-Themed Movie Night

Date: October 19, 2022

Time: 5-8 pm

Location: Edith's Elegant Candles, 901 W. Jackson Street, Suite D, Harlingen TX 78550

Cost: Free

Info: Free spooky treats and drinks. Costume contest at 6 pm.

Contact: Edith's Elegant Candles on Facebook

Cameron County Halloween-Themed National Night Out

Date: October 21, 2022

Time: 6-8:30 pm

Location: Sheriff's Office, 7300 Old Alice Road, Olmito TX

Cost: Free

Info: Games, food, drinks, music, and prize. Trick or treating for the kids.

Contact: Cameron County Sheriff's Office on Facebook

HCISD Films on the Field

Date: October 26, 2022

Time: 7 pm

Location: Boggus Stadium, Harlingen TX 78550

Cost: Free

Info: Come watch Hotel Transylvania

Contact: Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District on Facebook

SCI Spooktacular Fall Festival

Date: October 27, 2022

Time: 4-7 pm

Location: Southern Careers Institute, 1122 Morgan Blvd., Harlingen TX

Cost: Free

Info: Haunted house, trunk or treat, food, raffles, giveaways

Contact: Fairway RGV on Facebook

Halloween Block Party

Date: October 27, 2022

Time: 5:30-7 pm

Location: Phase 4 of McGee Autrey Subdivision, Primera TX

Cost: Free

Info: Candy, refreshments, and grand prize costume contest

Contact: Fairway RGV on Facebook

City of San Benito Halloween on the Trail

Date: October 27, 2022

Time: 6:30-8:30 pm

Location: W.H. Heavin Memorial Park, San Benito TX 78586

Cost: Free

Contact: San Benito City Hall on Facebook

Rising Scholars Academy Fall Festival and Hallway of Horror

Date: October 28, 2022

Time: 5-8 pm

Location: South Texas ISD Rising Scholars Academy, 151 S. Helen Moore Road, San Benito TX 78586

Cost: Free

Contact: Rising Scholars Academy on Facebook

J&R Snack Bar Halloween Party

Date: October 29, 2022

Time: 6-9 pm

Location: 602 W. Harrison, Harlingen TX 78550

Cost: Free

Info: Free candy and popcorn for the kids; costumes encouraged.

Contact: J&R Snack Bar on Facebook

Drury Lane Block Party

Date: October 29, 2022

Time: 6:30 pm

Location: 8418 Drury Lane, Harlingen TX 78550

Cost: Free

Info: DJ, costume contest, food, drinks, haunted house, candy, and games

Batcave Barbershop Costume Party

Date: October 29, 2022

Time: 7-11 pm

Location: 1246 Morgan Blvd., Harlingen TX 78550

Cost: Free

Info: Costume contest, food, games, adult beverages

Contact: Batcave Barbershop on Facebook

Halloween in the Park Trails of Treats

Date: October 31, 2022

Time: 5-8 pm

Location: Lon C. Hill Destination Park, Harlingen TX 78550

Cost: Free

Contact: Harlingen Parks and Recreation on Facebook

Peter Piper Pizza Halloween Party

Date: October 31, 2022

Time: 5-8 pm

Location: Peter Piper Pizza, 306 N Highway 77, Harlingen TX 78550

Cost: Free

Info: Join us on Monday, October 31st, from 5 to 8 PM for a night of fun for the entire family! The event will include free candy, a costume contest, and other fun activities.

Contact: Peter Piper Pizza on Facebook

Just Fresh Trick or Treat

Date: October 31, 2022

Time: 5 pm

Location: Just Fresh, 1501 S. "H" Street, Harlingen TX 78550

Cost: Free

Contact: Just Fresh on Facebook

Metro "Brew up a Good Time on Halloween"

Date: October 31, 2022

Time: 5 pm

Location: Metro by T-Mobile, 509 S. Expressway 72, Suite A-1B, Harlingen TX 78550

Cost: Free

Contact: Purely Wireless on Facebook


Ice Monkeys Presents Trick or Treat

Date: October 31, 2022

Time: 7-9 pm

Location: Ice Monkeys, 205 W. U.S. Business 77, San Benito TX 78586

Cost: Free

Contact: Ice Monkeys on Facebook


Trunk or Treat Events

Our Lady of the Lake University Trunk or Treat

Date: October 15, 2022

Time: 5-7 pm

Location: Our Lady of the Lake University RGV Campus, 1650 S. Main Street, La Feria TX 78599

Contact: Our Lady of the Lake University RGV on Facebook

The Pour Station Trunk or Treat Market

Date: October 22, 2022

Time: 6:30 pm

Location: The Pour Station, 1600 W. Harrison Ave., Harlingen TX 78550

Contact: The Pour Station on Facebook

District 2 Neighborhood Watch Trunk or Treat

Date: October 23, 2022

Time: 4 pm

Location: Vestal Park, 501 Lafayette Ave., Harlingen TX 78550

Contact: Daniel N. Lopez, Harlingen District 2 Commissioner on Facebook

Treasure Hills Elementary Trunk or Treat

Date: October 27, 2022

Time: 5-6:30 pm

Location: Treasure Hills Elementary School, 2525 Haine Drive, Harlingen TX 78550

Contact: Treasure Hills Elementary School on Facebook

Harlingen Nursing and Rehabilitation Center Trunk or Treat

Date: October 27, 2022

Time: 6-8 pm

Location: Harlingen Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 3810 Hale Ave., Harlingen TX 78550

Contact: Harlingen Nursing and Rehabilitation Center on Facebook

Horizon Montessori School Trunk or Treat

Date: October 28, 2022

Time: 5-6:30 pm

Location: Horizon Montessori School, 2802 S. 77 Sunshine Strip, Harlingen TX 78550

Contact: Horizon Montessori School on Facebook

Wal-Mart 4th Annual Trunk or Treat

Date: October 28, 2022

Time: 5:30-7 pm

Location: Wal-Mart Harlingen, 1801 W. Lincoln, Harlingen TX 78552

Cost: Free

Contact: Wal-Mart Harlingen on Facebook

St. Anthony's Trunk or Treat and Loteria

Date: October 28, 2022

Time: 6-7:30 pm

Location: St. Anthony's Catholic Church, 1015 E. Harrison, Harlingen TX 78552

Cost: $2 donation per child for Trunk or Treat; 2 cards for $10 for Loteria

Contact: St. Anthony's Catholic Church on Facebook

6th Annual Spooktacular Trunk or Treat

Date: October 29, 2022

Time: 4-8 pm

Cost: $20 registration for car-truck-motorcycle show; free general admission to see the show

Location: Harlingen Convention Center, 701 Harlingen Heights Drive, Harlingen TX 78552

Info: Costume contest for kids, adults, and pets; music; food vendor; trick or treating. Call/text 956-454-3065; register at https://rebeccaoproductions.com/car-register

Contact: Rebecca O' Productions on Facebook

Trunk or Treat Halloween Spooktacular

Date: October 29, 2022

Time: 5:30-7:30 pm

Cost: Free

Location: Premier Martial Arts, 624 N. Ed Carey Drive, Harlingen TX 78550

Info: Prizes for best trunk and best costume; games; food; trick or treating.

Contact: Premier Martial Arts on Facebook

St. Paul Trunk or Treat

Date: October 30, 2022

Time: 4-6 pm

Cost: Free

Location: St. Paul, 602 Morgan Blvd., Harlingen TX 78550

Info: Candy, games, pumpkin carving, bounce houses, and food, all for free.

Contact: St. Paul on Facebook

Elks Lodge Halloween Trunk or Treat

Date: October 31, 2022

Time: 6-8 pm

Location: Harlingen Elks Lodge, 1426 S. Commerce Street, Harlingen TX 78550

Info: Shows off your costumes and get some candy. Located on the side parking lot facing Commerce Street.

Contact: Harlingen Elks Lodge on Facebook


First United Methodist Church Trunk or Treat

Date: October 31, 2022

Time: 6-8 pm

Location: FUMC, 321 E. Harrison Ave., Harlingen TX 78550

Contact: 956-423-0540

FUMC Pumpkin Patch on Facebook



Pets

Altas Palmas Animal Clinic Pet Costume Contest

Date: Submissions accepted October 17-28; Facebook voting October 29-30; winners announced on October 31

Location: Altas Palmas Animal Clinic, 201 Stuart Place Road, Harlingen TX 78552

Contact: Altas Palmas Animal Clinic on Facebook

Sugar & Hayley's Halloween Pet Costume Contest

Date: October 29, 2022

Time: 2 pm

Location: Sugar and Hayley's Harness Wear, 221 E. Jackson Street, Harlingen TX 78550

Cost: Free

Info: Prizes for Best Pet Costume and Best Pet/Owner Combo

Contact: Sugar and Hayley's Harness Wear on Facebook


Scary/Spooky

Haunted Historical Downtown Walk

Dates: Fridays and Saturdays in October

Time: 7 pm, 9 pm

Location: Downtown Harlingen

Cost: $15/person (kids aged 10 and younger are free)

Info: Interactive walking tour of downtown Harlingen; lasts an hour and a half; limited spots per tour.

Contact: Leaux Leaux Paranormal Investigations Website

The Haunted San Juan Hotel

Dates: October 6-31, 2022

Time: 8 pm - 12 am

Location: San Juan Hotel, 125 W. 5th Street, San Juan TX 78589

Cost: $25/person general admission; $40 Slash Pass

Info: Interactive walking tour of downtown Harlingen; lasts an hour and a half; limited spots per tour.

Contact: San Juan Hotel Website

Terror on Texas Ave.

Date: October 27-30, 2022

Time: Thursday - 4-11 pm; Friday - 4-11 pm; Saturday - 4-11 pm; Sunday 4-10 pm

Location: Rio Grande Valley Livestock Show, 1000 North Texas Ave., Mercedes TX 78570

Cost: 2 years & younger - FREE; 3 to 12 years - $5; 13 years & older - $10

Bullriding & Lucha Libre Wrestling in RODEO ARENA - $10

Parking- FREE

Info: Haunted House, Texas Ave. Chainsaw Massacre, Flash Mob, Live Music, Carnival, Hayrides, Scarecrow Row, Pumpkin Patch, Rio's Roundup Kiddie Play Land, Shopping Bootique, Food & MUCH MORE!

Contact: Rio Grande Valley Livestock Show on Facebook