The fall season is here! Time to pull out your Halloween decorations, visit a local pumpkin patch, and drink hot chocolate. If you’re looking for more fun activities to do around town with friends or family, take a look at this list of upcoming events in Wichita Falls for more ideas.
Check These 10 Fun Upcoming Events!
Go to The Mystery Art Fest and Exhibit
During the month of October visit The Kemp Center to view paintings from local and regional artists of all levels. The mystery about this event is that the artists’ names are kept hidden until the last night of the exhibit when the art is auctioned off. The event lasts for three weeks and is free to attend. If you’re looking to discover more about art and maybe add to your collection, this would be a fun event to attend.
Website: Kemp Center for the arts
Mommy and Me: Fall Math/Science at Crashworks
If you’re looking for something to do with the kids during the week, visit Crashworks for a Mommy and Me event learning about pumpkins, gourds, and pinecones. With hands-on activities, see if pumpkins sink or float, how much they weigh, and how dense gords are compared to pinecones. Mommy and Me events are held often; visit the Crashworks website for more upcoming event details like Mommy and Me Messy Munchkins Thanksgiving and Christmas.
Catch a Wichita Falls Warrior Hockey Game
Check out a home game at Kay Yeager Coliseum and watch the Wichita Falls Warrior hockey team hit the ice for their first season. Watching a thrilling hockey game will be fun for the whole family! Also, if anyone gets hungry while watching the game, concessions of hot dogs, pizza and nachos are available. Maybe you’ll catch a puck while you’re there!
Website: Wichita Falls Warriors
Watch a Comedy Show
Laughter is the best medicine, so why not catch a comedy show to tickle your funny bone.
Mark your calendars for the Stand up to Covid-19 comedy show featuring Repo Lakey, Midnite, Akelah Tha B, Donnysoundnz, and John Brown. This November 5, 2020 event will have two performances at 7:00 pm and 9:30 pm hosted at the Hayley Eye Clinic Seminar Room and is a tribute to first responders. Enjoy a night full of laughter at this upcoming event in Wichita Falls.
Website: Stand-Up to Covid-19 Comedy Show
Morath Orchard Farm to Table Dinner
Plan a nice dinner with your significant other at Morath Orchard Farm. This fun experience is hosted by Jimmy and Becky Morath’s daughters and is offered on a handful of dates throughout several months of the year. Their goal is to share fellowship, passion for food, and the beauty of wide-open spaces. The evening consists of a farm tour, then dinner, which includes a starter, a main entree with sides, and dessert. Everything is home-cooked using available local ingredients. The event is held outside, so make sure to wear appropriate clothing and shoes. Dinner at Morath Orchard is a great way to visit with others, get out of the house, and enjoy the seasons of fall changing around you.
Website: Morath Orchard Farm to Table Dinner
Cirque Italia presents: Paranormal Cirque
If you want to plan a scary night out with your friends, see a performance of the paranormal cirque. Their show will put you in the Halloween spirit with a crazy yet fun fusion of circus, theatre, and cabaret elements. Hosted at the J.S. Bridwell Agricultural Center; watch acrobats and illusions, maybe see some freaks and mysterious creatures while you’re there. The only two things to know before you go, costumes or masks are not allowed to be worn by the audience, and an adult must accompany anyone under 17; besides that, you’re in for a real treat or maybe a trick.
Website: Paranormal Cirque
See a Performance at Wichita Theater Performing Art Centre
Watch a live performance with the family at Wichita Theater Performing Art Centre. Catch one of the upcoming presentations of Monoa Jr. with the kids or for the adults the Beatles vs. Stones musical showdown. Enjoying one of these live performances is a great way to get out of the house and to support your local performing arts during this time.
2nd Annual All American Haunted Car Wash
Pack up the kids for a haunted car wash at All America Car Wash. Stay in the comfort of your car as you go through the haunted car wash and be put in the Halloween spirit by the sights and sounds that make Halloween fun.
Website: All America Haunted Car Wash
Go to a Family Shopping Event
Rhea Lana’s of Wichita Falls is hosting a Family Shopping Event in November 2020. Get the entire family set for all things winter! Shop thousands of items priced 60-90% off retail prices. Items are inspected, and quality approved. You will find clothing for infants-teens, maternity wear, shoes, baby equipment, furniture, toys, books, bedding, and much more. Whatever you’re looking for, you will be sure to find it here.
Do a Zombie Scavenger Hunt
Book a zombie scavenger hunt with your friends, coworkers, or a date. This fun-filled event takes you on a scavenger hunt through town, starting at the courthouse plaza. Zombies are beginning to take over, and it’s your task to find much-needed supplies to survive. During the zombie scavenger hunt, you will use your smartphone to scavenge the area for food, supplies, weapons, and shelter. The more things you find in an hour, the more points you get and better your survival chances. Along the way, you will be asked to do some challenges or answer some trivia questions to be rewarded virtual weapons to ward off the zombies. It’s a great way to get some exercise, see the sights, and have some fun while you’re doing it.
Website: Zombie Scavengers
More than ever, this year has made it hard to find things for the whole family to enjoy. Hopefully, this list has helped you come up with some ideas of stuff to do with friends or family during the fall season. Being cooped up at home is never fun, especially if you’re in a house that doesn’t fit your family anymore. If you’re considering a housing change, now would be a good time to look into it before the holidays.
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