CC Fun For Kids 2014 Fall Festivals, Pumpkin Patches, and other recurring events

This is a list that will be updated regularly with all the area Fall Festivals, pumpkin patches, haunted houses, and other Halloween events. If your organization has something going on and would like to be included, email ccfunforkids@gmail.com or let us know on our Facebook page!  Also, I don't mind sharing the info but please be courteous and give credit to CC Fun for Kids!

Ongoing

Rockin K Maze
Hours: Fridays 5 pm-9 pm,Saturdays 10 am-8 pm, Sundays 1 pm-5pm.  
Runs September 27 through November 30, 2014. 
Rockin’ K Maze will be closed Sunday, November 16, 2014. 
Explore our 6 acre maze, Spider Web, Dummy Steer Roping, Pumpkin Head Tetherball, Hamster Wheel, Lil’ Farmer’s Playground, and Hay Bale Mini-maze! 
Admission prices: Adults (4-64) $10.00 + tax, Seniors (65+) $ 8.00 + tax, Children 3 and under are free! Cow train $ 1.00 (Ticket includes one ride on the cow train).  
FM 666 and CR 52, Robstown, TX 
For information call 361-537-3308 or visit http://rockinkmaze.com.
Corpus Christi Museum of Mad Science & Haunted History
A scary transformation will take place at the Corpus Christi Museum of Mad Science and Haunted History. It’s a haunted museum that is sure to scare, but welcome children & families… if they dare!
Age appropriate options:
G-RATED Flashlight Tour-- a delightful experience with actors and science show & fun activities 
PG-PG13 Haunted Maze-- a kinda scary experience that will thrill!!
Dates: Friday, Saturday and Sundays-- October 17, 18,19 and 24,25,26 and 30 (Thursday), 31 (Halloween)
Time: 6:00-9:30pm
Cost: $10/members, $15/non-members (with unlimited re-entry on the maze)
1900 N Chaparral St
For information call (361) 826-4667 or visit https://www.ccmuseum.com.
Fall festivals, haunted houses, and more

Saturday, October 4
Bundles of Care Pre-K Center Fall Fest from 11am- 4pm! Food, games, prizes & a haunted house! All proceeds will be donated to the American Cancer Society for the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk!  902 16th St.

Anita & W.T. Neyland Public Library Octoberfest at 3 p.m.  Ready for chills, thrills and laughter?  Visit our Haunted House for an experience you won't forget.  We will also have games for the little ones.  Don't forget to wear your favorite costume. Refreshments.  1230 Carmel Pkwy.  Contact (361) 826-2370 for more information.

Sunday, October 5
Saint Therese Catholic Church Fall Festival (Woodsboro) starts at 12 pm (after mass).  Games, costume contest, face painting, moon jump, cake walk, funnel cake, bingo.  315 Pugh St. Woodsboro, Texas
Saturday, October 11
Grace United Methodist Church Harvest Fair from 10 am - 4 pm. 14521 Northwest Blvd. 

Friday, October 17
St. Patrick School 52nd Annual Halloween Carnival from 5:30-10:30 p.m. 3340 S. Alameda. For more information call St. Patrick School at (361) 852-1211. 

Saturday, October 18
Asbury United Methodist Church Fall Harvest from 10 am - 4 pm.  Hayrides, Puppets, & More.  Face-Painting, Games & Food.  Come enjoy hot dogs, popcorn, caramel apples, puppet shows, carnival games, giant blowup obstacle courses and MORE -- all for FREE!  Kid-Tested and Family Approved! Come Join Us! Bring your Family and Friends! It's a Blast!  Catch the free shuttle bus from overflow parking at Yorktown Baptist Church. For information call 361-992-7501.  7501 S. Staples  http://www.asburycc.org/asburychurchcc/fall_harvest1

Webb Elementary Starfish Fall Festival from 3-8 pm.  Join your friends and neighbors at our annual Fall Festival on Sponsored.  The Starfish Festival raises money for educational materials, technology tools and campus improvements that our staff requests during the school year. This year will be bigger and better than ever with games, inflatables, a rock climbing wall,  music, a gift basket raffle, silent auction, face painting, delicious food and more!  If you have any questions or would like to help, please contact our fundraising chair Julie Joyce at (361) 816-5243 or by email .Enjoy turkey legs, sausage wraps, brisket sandwiches, hot dogs , pizza, nachos, frito pie, corn cup, cotton candy, pickles , whole fruit, and more!  Kona Ice will be selling customizable Sno Cones and we’ll have sodas, water and juice for purchase.


City of Portland 9th Annual Boo Bash from 6:00 – 9:00 PM. Events will include a costume contest for children and pets, a pumpkin decorating contest, carnival games and inflatable slides. Contests are limited to the first 30 pre-registered in each age group. Register: 6:00-6:45 PM, day of the event (costume contest begins @ 7:00 PM).  Registration ends promptly at 6:45 PM. The Blood Mobile will be on site; parents donate blood and save a life. An easy way to make a big difference in your community while attending this FREE event! Joe Burke Pavilion, 2003 Billy G. Webb, Portland, TX.

Church of Reconciliation Day School's Annual Family Friendly Haunted House from 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM.  For all ages.  4518 Saratoga. Call 361-852-9676 for more information.

Sunday, October 19
St. John's United Methodist Church Heroes Unmasked Halloween Alternative
5300 S Alameda St
Friday, October 24
Boing Boing Bounce 1st Annual Halloween Boo Bounce from 5-7 pm.  3403 S Padre Island Dr #103.  For information call (361) 855-0825.

St. Pius X Halloween Carnival from 5:30- 10 pm.  5620 Gollihar Rd.  361-993-4053
Saturday, October 25
Fall Festival at Lexington Baptist Church from 3:00 – 6:00 pm.  Come join us for games, food and lots fun!!! Bounce house, music, cookie walk, face painting, games, hotdogs, popcorn, lemonade and more. Wear a costume and come join the fun! 3525 SPID.


Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish in Sinton MEGA Festival from 11 a.m.-11 p.m.  There will be food, a variety of booths, games for the kids and a raffle prize drawing with $25, 000 worth of prizes. Live music this year by Ricky Naranjo Y Los Gamblers, Jaime Y Los Chamacos, Clarissa Serna. Special events this year include a 5K Fun Run, a Silent Auction, and a BBQ Cook Off. Admission is free. For more information call the parish office at (361) 364-2210. San Patricio County Fairgrounds - Events Center Arena, 219 W 5th St, Sinton.


Kings Crossing Church of Christ Trunk or Treat from 5:00 - 7:00 pm.  Trick or Treating among the Trunks, games, bounce houses, hot dogs, and a Cake Walk.  5901 Yorktown Blvd.


Corpus Christi Ride-In Theater presents Hocus Pocus at 8:00 pm.  "Folks, get your brooms and spell-books ready.  Come join us for the wickedly entertaining and beloved Halloween classic, Disney's Hocus Pocus!
We look forward to seeing you there enjoying the weekend with family, friends, and a FREE movie! But this time be sure to come dressed in costume (it is Halloween, after-all)! There will be awesome prizes in both adult and youth categories so, regardless of age, dress-up and head on down to the Watergardens!
In addition to our delicious food vendors we will also have our Ride-In Lounge available! For $10 you get access to the best vantage point of the film and cocktail service to the bar so you don't have to leave your seat to grab a drink. Also, for $20 you get all of the previously mentioned amenities AND you get to sprawl out on a rented lounge chair so that you can kick back, relax, and enjoy the movie in style!
If this is your first Ride-In theater, go here for all the info you need including where to park, what to bring, and how to get involved https://www.facebook.com/notes/corpus-christi-ride-in-theater/your-first-ride-in-theater/230105977059341"

Event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1456807304609003

Sunday, October 26
Fall Festival at Our Lady of Refuge at 10:30 a.m. Featuring a Country Store, BBQ chicken dinner for $8 donation, children's carnival, costume contest, silent and live auctions and a raffle drawing at close of the auction. Many great prizes.  Our Lady of Refuge Church (1008 S. Alamo St.) in Refugio.

St. Theresa Church Spookfest 2014 Under the Big Top from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Brisket and sausage will be served with sides and a drink for $8 a plate from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. (take-out available). Featuring a Country Store, live and silent auction, costume contest, coloring contest, craft vendors, food and game booths. For information regarding craft vendors contact jannell@popcorn etc or (361) 851-0372. at (1302 Lantana Street). For questions contact St. Theresa Church at (361) 289-2759.


Our Lady of San Juan de los Lagos, Mother of the Church Great Church Festival from 11 a.m.-9 p.m.  Entertainment will be provided by different musical groups, a variety of foods, games for children, loteria Mexicana, refreshments, raffles etc.  1755 Frio St. in Los Encino's neighborhood -the area around the church and the existing buildings.

H-A-L-L-O-W-E-E-N Day Friday, October 31
Early Scholars Academy Fall Festival from 9:00-11:30 am.  Parents, teachers, and children please join us at the Early Scholars Academy for our second FALL FESTIVAL! Come dressed as your favorite storybook character and join us in a parade around the ESA, enjoy the cool fall weather and snuggle-up for our storytelling session, and create fall arts and crafts!  $7.50 per Child (1.5 - 8 years of age), free for Adults.  1356 FM 43.  For information and to register Kathleen Ford at 361-564-8541 or visit fmp12.esc2.net/ESA. 

Grace United Methodist Church Trunk or Treat from 6-8 pm. Games, Prizes and Treats for the Kids.  Prizes for best decorated vehicles. Free Hot Dogs, Chips and Drinks to the first 200 people.  14521 Northwest Blvd.



Saturday, November 2

St. Joseph Annual Fall Festival from 2:00 PM - 8:00 PM.  There will live music, a raffle, games for the children, a silent auction, karaoke, face painting, moon walks, and lots of great food! Come taste the delicious turkey legs, menudo, funnel cakes, roasted corn, Frito pies and more from our food booths. There will be seating available and you are welcome to bring your lawn chairs too! The proceeds from this fundraiser will help to reduce our parish debt. If you would like to help sponsor our Annual Fall Festival, or if you would like to donate any items to our silent auction, please call the parish office at (361) 882-7912 or email sjoffice@stx.rr.com. 710 South 19th St.

Pumpkin Patches

Asbury United Methodist Church Pumpkin Patch
7501 South Staples St.
Information TBA

St. John’s United Methodist Church Pumpkin Patch
5300 S Alameda St.
Information TBA

Grace United Methodist Church Pumpkin Patch
14521 Northwest Blvd.
Information TBA

St. Peter’s by the Sea United Methodist Church Pumpkin Patch
1541 Waldron Road in Flour Bluff
Information TBA

First United Methodist Church of Portland Pumpkin Patch
4545 Wildcat in Portland, TX
Information TBA




Corpus Christi Fun for Kids Weekend Recap September 12-14, 2014

Haven't had time to do the recap but I thought I would post all the weekend's activities here for easy access! I will be updating if I hear of more events. Always check with the organization for the most updated information or if you have any questions. We appreciate the shares and likes!

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