Fun Things to Do in October

Looking for something fun to do this month in Round Rock?  Here’s our top picks for things to do in October in Round Rock! 


11 Fun Events Happening in October in Round Rock


Friday Night Lights – Fridays in October 

We could not be more excited for Friday Night Football!! All of the Round Rock High Schools play some GREAT FOOTBALL and it’s entertaining for everyone with bands, cheer, and of course, a great game.  Make sure to make it out to a game this season!

Oct 6 // Oct 12&13 // Oct 19&20 // Oct 26&27


Chalk Walk & Festival Benefitting the Arts – October 6 & 7

Round Rock Arts is hosting the 2017 Chalk Walk and Festival Benefiting the Arts from October 6-7, 2017 at Centennial Plaza. The event is free to attend and includes live music, art vendors, food, free activities for kids, street performers, trick dogs, jugglers, hula hoopers, community art experiences, interactive drumming, community partners,  business vendors, and much more!  More info here.


Bluebonnet Beer Oktoberfest  – October 8 

The 3rd Annual Bluebonnet Beer Co.Oktoberfest will have polka music, American and German style beers, bratwurst, soft pretzels, Kinder Park inflatables area for kids, contests and much more. All ages are welcome to attend but minors must be accompanied by an adult.  More info here.


Outlaw Cycling Tour – October 14

Saddle up Pardner for the 31st Annual Outlaw Trail Cycling Tour scheduled for Saturday, October 14th starting 8am in Old Settlers Park.  10 mile, 25 mile, 40 mile, 50 mile and 63 mile loop courses will meander through historic eastern Williamson County.  Aid stations, bike repair and sag wagon support will be on all courses to assist cyclists on their journey. More details here.


Trunk or Treat – October 14

The Round Rock ISD Partners in Education (PIE) Foundation has partnered with the Round Rock Police Department (RRPD) will host their third annual Round Rock Operation Blue Santa Trunk or Treat event on Saturday, October 14, 2017. More Details here.


23rd Annual Hairy Man Festival – October 21

The 23rd Annual Hairy Man Festival at Cat Hollow Park is on Saturday, October 21.  It’s a fun filled day of food, arts and crafts fair, children’s activities, special performances, and live music! Participate in their  costume contest, trick or treating in the park scavenger hunt, pumpkin decorating, train rides, Halloween themed crafts, scary snacks station, and the Haunted House! More details here. 


Touch a Truck – October 21

The City of Round Rock’s Parks and Recreation Department will hold a FREE Touch a Truck event on Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017 at Old Settlers Park for kids of all ages!  More details here.


Beer Pairing Dinner – October 22

Greenhouse Craft Food is hosting a beer pairing dinner featuring 512 Brewing Company on Sunday, October 22, 2017. This dinner will be inspired and paired with beers from (512) Brewing Company and will feature an expertly crafted and curated menu to highlight the Austin brewery’s best brews. More details here.


Halloween at the YMCA – October 28

Take your Halloween celebration beyond ordinary at the Annual YMCA of Greater Williamson County at the DELL Diamond in Round Rock. Set for Saturday, October 28th. This festival, which is one of the largest Halloween events throughout Central Texas, features everything from carnival games to inflatables and rides to climbing walls, FREE Halloween candy, music, prizes, concessions and more. More details here.


Fall Fun Fest – October 31

Round Rock Parks and Recreation’s annual Fall Fun Festival will take place on Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at Old Settlers Park. The festival is free for the entire family.  More details here.


Hometown Halloween – October 31

Downtown Round Rock knows how to put on an event and Halloween is no exception! The Hometown Halloween celebration will be on Tuesday, October 31 in Downtown Round Rock – free trick or treating at all the local businesses! More details here.


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