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Halloween Guide 2017

Since it’s Halloween weekend we wanted give you a one stop resource for all things spooky, ghoulish and haunted happening in McKinney. (Click on each event title for more details.) We’ve got everything thing from pumpkin carving to costume contests to ghost tours. Have fun, be safe and remember that it's all just a bunch of hocus pocus!

Adult Parties

Fright Night Date Night @ Henderson

10/27 Friday 7pm

Come dressed as dead versions of your favorite celebrity couple. Best couple wins a $100 giftcard.

Halloween Party & Costume Contest @ Tupps Brewery

10/28 Saturday 8pm-midnight


Costume Contest

Food Truck

And of course BEER!

Halloween Bash @ The Pub

10/28 Saturday 8pm-1am

Live Music

Costume Contest

Specialty brew from TUPPS

Frights for Pints Halloween Party and Costume Contest @ Delaney's

10/28 Saturday 8pm-1am

Live Music

Food and drink specials

Costume Contest

Boos and Booze Party @ Henderson

10/28 Saturday 6pm

Beer Pong Tournament

Halloween Bash @ The Celt

10/28 Saturday 6pm-1am

Live music

$4 Guinness

This year's theme is Horror Movie Characters

Halloween Guess Who @ Henderson

10/30 Monday Evening

Think you know your stuff when it comes to Halloween? Test your knowledge in a Guess Who Halloween style!

Family Fun

Family Pumpkin Carving Party @ Henderson Kitchen and Tap

10/26 Thursday 5-10pm

Carving supplies provided (pumpkin is not)

Prize for 1st place- voting over the weekend

Trunk or Treat @ Myers Park

10/27 Friday 6-10pm

Free Event

Bounce House

Petting Zoo

Carnival Games

Costume Contest

Food Trucks

Fall Family Festival @ Tucker Hill

10/28 Saturday 10am-5pm & Sunday 1-5pm

Free Admission


Petting Zoo

Face Painting

Pumpkin Painting

Costume Contest



Critter Cafe Trunk or Treat @ Taco Crush

10/28 Saturday 10am-1pm

Grisham Farms Petting Zoo

Adopt a dog

Movie Night @ Henderson

10/29 Sunday 7pm

Halloween Town- a movie for all ages

Free Event

Scare on the Square @ Downtown McKinney

10/31 Tuesday 4-7pm

Free Event

The shops in downtown McKinney and McKinney Main Street invite you to come out and enjoy the sights of hundreds of ghosts and goblins young and old in Historic Downtown McKinney. This annual event provides interactive activities to celebrate a safe, secure, family fun Halloween event.

Pumpkin Patches

Preston Trail Farms

Until Nov 22

Open 8am-8pm Monday-Sunday

Children under 2 are free

Well-behaved dogs on a leash welcome

Petting Zoo


Storybook Ranch

Until Nov 1

Open 10am-sundown Sunday-Friday & 9am- sundown on Saturday

Children under 2 are free

Pony Rides

Petting Zoo


Bounce Houses

Haunted Adventures

The Legends of McKinney Ghost Walk @ McKinney Square

10/28 Saturday 6-10pm

This is a self-guided, self-paced “Ghost Walk” through downtown McKinney Square. Check in at the MPAC theater for your ticket booklet, which provides a map of the sites. Storytellers at each site will share the legends and tales of paranormal experiences! Once you have your ticket booklet you can map out your route for an evening of spooky fun!

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