HOUSTON – It's the biggest family event of the year for the Houston Arboretum.
The ArBOOretum Fall Festival happens on Saturday, Oct. 19, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Children are encouraged to dress up in their Halloween costumes and trick-or-treat along the Arboretum's Nature Trail.
They can collect candy and learn about the creatures that live there.
Other activities include train rides, live reptiles, pumpkin decorating, face painting, a petting zoo, pony rides and food trucks.
New this year, guests can enjoy a Halloween market, pumpkin patch with $5 pumpkins and unlimited photo opportunities, a spooky science show and a blood drive.
The event is free for Arboretum members. General admission is $15 with advance online purchase and $20 (ages 3 and up) the day of the event.
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