Fall Into Fun With Arlington Parks and Recreation’s October Events
By Danica Dodson, Arlington Parks & Recreation
Posted on September 29, 2022, September 29, 2022

Families enjoying Trail or Treat event at Bob Cooke Park

*Update: This year's Yappy Hour Dog Social has been canceled due to field conditions and weather.*

As the weather cools off, there’s nothing better than a visit to the park on a crisp autumn day! Mark your calendar for these upcoming October events with Arlington Parks and Recreation.

Cliff Nelson Community Garage Sale & Market – Saturday, October 8

Join us at Cliff Nelson Recreation Center on October 8 to buy and sell treasures at the Community Garage Sale and Market event! Whether you're doing a little fall cleaning, showcasing your small business, or just want to shop around, you won’t want to miss this sale! The event is free to attend and will be held from 9 AM to 12 PM. Please call 817-561-2819 for additional details.

Senior Fright Fiesta (55+ yrs) – Wednesday, October 26

Seniors, boogie on down and join us for a spook-tastic costume party at East Library and Recreation Center on October 26 from 1-2:30 PM! Werewolves, clowns, princesses, and more - what will you come dressed as? We'll enjoy competitions, prizes, and snacks. This event is free with a Senior Activity pass or day pass. Pre-registration required.

Click here to register!

Halloween Tot Party – Friday, October 28

Come enjoy some Tiny Tots Halloween-themed adventures at Dottie Lynn Recreation Center on October 28 from 10 AM – 12 PM! Kids ages 0-5 are invited for games, goodies, and showing off their awesome costumes. Tots are required to be escorted through activities by a parent or guardian 18 years or older. Participants may come and go to make their way through designated stations at their leisure.

Click here to register!

Trail-or-Treat – Friday, October 28

East Library and Recreation Center will host a fun evening at Bob Cooke Park for Trail-or-Treat on October 28! Beginning at 6 PM, we will have games, giveaways, bounce houses and more! Don't forget to wear your costume. This is a family-friendly event for all ages and is free to attend. Please call 817-275-1351 for more information.

Yappy Hour Dog Social – Friday, October 28

Arlington's award winning Yappy Hour Dog Social is back for 2022! This year's event will be a Halloween-themed spooktacular you won't want to miss! Come enjoy live music, food trucks, vendors, beer and wine, and costume contests with your pup. The social is free to attend with food and drink available for purchase. No outside food or drinks permitted. Seating is limited, so bring lawn chairs or blankets and enjoy a fun evening at Arlington's newest dog park on October 28 from 6-9:30 PM!

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