From Alvin to Houston, October is a great month for family fun. Sierra Vista’s prime location along the Highway 288 corridor can easily speed you and your family on your way to fall festivals, corn mazes, pumpkin patches and even the largest Renaissance Festival in the nation. Don’t forget that when you make the move to Sierra Vista, you’ll also be able to participate in the fabulous resident-only activities!
Froburg’s Farm Fall Festival
3601 West Hwy 6.
Alvin, Texas 77511
9 a.m.–5 p.m. Mon.-Fri. through Nov. 4
A fall tradition for many of our residents, Froburg’s offers a corn maze, plastic duck races, bean bag toss, face painting, glitter tattoos, emoji cannon, Bee Coaster and more.
Pearland Art & Crafts on the Pavilion
Pearland Town Center
11200 Broadway Street
Pearland, Texas 77584
10 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 5-6
Shoppers can pick up gifts, jewelry, home décor and more at this annual juried art show presented by the Pearland Convention & Visitors Bureau.
King’s Biergarten & Restaurant
1329 E. Broadway
Pearland, TX 77581
Fri.-Sun. Oct. 4-6, times vary
$12 per day or $20 for the weekend.
Lace up your lederhosen for three days of German food and drink, live music and special events, including a Bavarian Strongman Competition, arm wrestling, beer pong competition, and adult carnival games.
Pumpkin Chunkin Festival
Shepherd of the Heart United Methodist Church
12005 County Rd 59
Pearland, TX 77584
10 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 19
Bring the family for a pumpkin patch, music, food, inflatable games, pony rides, face painting, carnival games, train rides and a pumpkin trebuchet.
Pearland Town Center
11200 Broadway Street Pearland, Texas 77584
5-8 p.m. Oct. 26
Bring your family and furry friends out for trick-or-treating at the pavilion, local pet exhibitors, a pet costume contest and a “Hauntcert” performed by the Fort Bend Symphony Orchestra. All dogs must be on leash while at the event.
ACC 44thAnnual Fall Festival
Alvin Community College
3110 Mustang Road
Alvin, TX, 77511
5-9 p.m. Oct. 26
Bring your costumed kids out to Alvin’s oldest Halloween tradition. The event features games, arts and crafts, food and a costume contest
Texas Renaissance Festival
21778 Farm to Market 1774
Todd Mission, TX 77363
9 a.m.-8 p.m. weekends through Dec. 1
$32 adults, $17 kids 5-12
The largest Renaissance Festival in the nation is back with live music, shows, shoppes, mead, ale, and feasts fit for a king.