10 Things to do in Dallas this weekend of October 27 include Halloween Boos Crawl, Trunk or Treat & More!

10 Things to do in Dallas this weekend of October 27 include Halloween Boos Crawl, Trunk or Treat & More!

Our top picks for Things to do in Dallas this weekend of October 27 include Halloween “Boos” Crawl, Trunk or Treat, Día de los Muertos, Dreamland Halloween Bash, and lots more!

There’s always a lot to do in Dallas, especially on the weekends. So, if you find yourself asking the question – ‘What are some exciting things to do in Dallas today?’ we have you covered!

Whether you are looking for things to do in Dallas this weekend for couples’ family events in Dallas on the weekend or black events, you are sure to find something you like on our list.

Things to do in Dallas this Weekend of October 27, 2023 – Friday

Boogie Bash Halloween Party (21+)

What: Kick off your Halloween weekend at Uptown Revue’s first-ever social event and costume party, Boogie Bash! Watch amazing performances and enjoy happy hour specials.

Whether you wanna be silly, sexy, or scary, you better dress up in your best costume and dance the night away! Had enough of dancing? Check out the local merchants and shop ’til you drop.

When: Friday, October 27, 2023 | 7 pm
Where: The Nines, 2911 Main St, Dallas, TX 75226
How much: 
$15 – $20

Halloween “Boos” Crawl (21+)

Halloween "Boos" Crawl

What: What’s one thing you can do this spooky season? Drink! Join some other really awesome for this “boos” crawl at PGA Frisco. It will feature ten cocktail samples and fun entertainment between sips. The activities include a live fortune teller, a Zoltan Fortune Teller Machine, and a classic photo booth.

It should be a no-brainer to know to come in a fang-tastic costume. The beverage partners have some scary good gift basket prizes for the best dressed.

When: Friday, October 27, 2023 | 6 pm
Where: The Monument Realty PGA, 1 Cowboys Way Suite 160, Frisco, TX 75034
How much: 

Murder Mystery – Best Laid Plans: An Old Hollywood Whodunnit

What: Ever wanted to know what it’s like to be in an Agatha Christie novel? Tonight you can! Let your detective skills shine in this murder mystery dinner.

Bribe suspects, gather information, look for clues, and try to uncover which guest did the crime. And because this is a refined party, dress in your best evening wear.

When: Friday, October 27, 2023 | 6 pm
Where: Southfork Ranch, 3700 Hogge Dr, Parker, TX 75002
How much: 

Things to Do in Dallas on Saturday, October 28, 2023

Halloween Bash and Rocky Horror Picture Show

What: Party in Lava Cantina this Halloween weekend and have a great time. Choose your best costume and win prizes in the costume contest. Try specialty drinks and listen to pumping music inside.

When you step outside in the backyard, you can watch the fabulous and classic Rocky Horror Picture Show.

When: Saturday, October 28, 2023 | 11 pm – 2 am
Where: Lava Cantina, 5805 Grandscape Blvd, The Colony, TX 75056
How much: 
$5 – $250

Día de los Muertos

Día de los Muertos

Image credit: AT&T Discovery District Facebook

What: Aside from Halloween, the Day of the Dead is another massive celebration happening this month.
Make your way to the AT&T Discovery District to celebrate life and remember those we’ve lost in an amazing cultural event. With a colorful parade procession and rich cultural activities, today is going to be a vibrant day.
After the parade, go to The Grove for a night of entertainment, live music, and yummy food!

When: Saturday, October 28, 2023 | 2 pm – 10 pm
Where: AT&T Discovery District, 308 S Akard St, Dallas, TX 75202
How much:


What: It’s about time we show bully breeds some love.

Fort Brewery and Love & Paws Rescue are partnering to bring you a totally groovy event to celebrate Pitbull Awareness Day.

Pop by and buy merchandise, talk to dog trainers and check out other vendors. There will also be adoptable bully breeds on site. So, you might take one to their forever home.

When: Saturday, October 28, 2023 | 1 pm
Where: Fort Brewery, 2737 Tillar St, Fort Worth, TX 76107
How much:
$25 – $50

Live DJ | Halloween Ball

What: Witches, warlocks, and everyone in between, have a ball this Halloween at Bendt Distilling Co.

Indulge in some spooky cocktails and mouthwatering bites. You can also look into your future with torture fortune telling. Spend the night dancing to live DJ music and try your luck in a costume contest.

When: Saturday, October 28, 2023 | 6 pm – 9 pm
Where: BENDT Distilling Co., 225 S Charles St, Lewisville, TX 75057
How much:

Dreamland Halloween Bash

Things to do in Dallas this weekend

Image credit: Sweet Tooth Hotel Facebook

What: Tumble down a rabbit hole and wake up in a magical world of music, art, craft cocktails, and hidden surprises!

The Sweet Tooth Hotel is calling you for an epic night. Come in a costume worthy of getting a double-take.

When: Saturday, October 28, 2023 | 9 pm – Midnight
Where: Sweet Tooth Hotel, 1511 Elm St #100, Dallas, TX 75201
How much: Free – $65

Howl-O-Ween Dog Party & Contest

What: Even your furry friends can celebrate Halloween! Take them to Barkin; Creek for a fun morning filled with Halloween-themed activities and tasty treats.

Apres will also be on-site to share samples of their canned espresso martinis.

Enter the raffle and get a chance to win a basket that includes a one-night stay at the Drey and a daycare pass to Barkin’ Creek.

When: Saturday, October 28, 2023 | 11 am
Where: Barkin’ Creek, 5670 Village Glen Dr STE 130, Dallas, TX 75206
How much: Free

Things to Do in Dallas this Weekend of October 27,023 – Sunday

Trunk or Treat

Things to do in Dallas this weekend

Image credit: TUPPS Taproom & Events Facebook

What: You’re in for a different kind of Halloween party.

Go around and see some awesome cars with decked-out trunks in Halloween decor. Families can go around, see them, get some treats, play some games, and enjoy other Halloween stuff.

After truck or treating, stick around and watch Hocus Pocus in the Taproom.

When: Sunday, October 29, 2023 | 1 pm
TUPPS Brewery, 721 Anderson St, McKinney, TX 75069
How much: 
$13 – $23

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