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October 20, 2011

Halloween events start this weekend in Parker County


Oct. 22

Talking Tombstone Tour – “Small Town Civility 1861-1865” First tour begins at 1 p.m. and last tour begins at 3 p.m. Tickets will sold at the front gate the day of the event. Tickets are $10 for 9 years and older. $5 for 5- to 8-years -olds. For more information, call 817-658-3580.

Third Annual Weatherford Fall Festival is at noon at the 4-H barn on Tin Top Road.

Annetta United Methodist Church Lord's Acre is from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. with a chili lunch, dessert and drink for $7 (adults) and $5 (children under 12). Baked goods, crafts, children's activities and a live and silent auction will be featured. The event is at 2836 W. FM 5 in Annetta.

Hell House 2, presented by Pipeline Youth at The Church in Peaster, 8601 FM 920, Peaster, will start at 6 p.m. and also run Oct. 28 and 29. Cost: $7 for individuals or $5 per person in groups of 10 or more. Proceeds help with youth camps. Rated PG-13 for disturbing images, which include the problems with abortion, drugs, alcohol and school bullying. For more information, call 817-596-8805.

Weatherford Comancheros Riding Club Halloween Play Day at Horseshoe Bend Arena. Sign ups start at 1 p.m. Play Day starts at 2 p.m. Bring your Coggins. Prizes awarded for the best and most original costumes. Dress up your horse too. Seven age groups, five speed events. $10 for members, $15 for non members. For more information, look for us on Facebook, or, or call 817-228-2015.

Oct. 26

Central Christian Church's Trunk or Treat is from 6 to 8 p.m. There will be games, candy, prizes, nachos and hot dogs. Come dressed in Halloween attire.

Oct. 29

Goblins in the Gardens. Family Friendly Trick-or-Treating in the Historic Chandor Gardens, 711 W. Lee St. For more information, call 817-613-1700.

Christ the King Covenant Church Fall FunFest will be from 4 to 8 p.m., 2800 Tin Top Road, and include pony rides, petting zoo, bounce houses, carnival games, silent auction and big ticket raffle items. The festival benefits CKCC Children’s Ministry.

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