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!
Round Rock Market Days – October 3
The next Round Rock Market Days is coming up on Saturday, October 3, 2020. The Round Rock Market Days is a vendor & small business fair that is on every first Saturday of the month. This month, they invite the children to trick or treat, so come dressed-up! More info here.
Sidewalk Chalk Walk – October 1st – 3rd
Unfortunately, the traditional Round Rock Chalk Walk & Arts festival was cancelled this year. The City of Round Rock Arts and Culture division is encouraging residents bring art to their neighborhoods through the Round Rock Sidewalk Chalk Show, Sept. 28-Oct. 3. Draw chalk drawings on your sidewalk or driveway using the “The Round Rock Spirit” theme. More info here.
Fall Harvest Festival – October 3rd & 4th
Lone Oak Barn is hosting a Fall Harvest festival on the weekend of October 3rd & 4th at their location in Round Rock. They plan to feature a pumpkin patch, live music, a petting zoo, food trucks and more. Tickets are available now to purchase. More details here.
Light Wizards Show – October 8-10th
Be wowed by the Light Wizards as they light up Centennial Plaza for 3 amazing nights, October 8-10, each night! This is a Fun Interactive Lighting – Audio -Visual Experience for people of all ages! More details here.
Fall Creative Market – October 10th
The Inspired Studio in Downtown Round Rock is hosting a Fall Creative Market on Saturday, October 10, 2020. They invite everyone to shop and support these local vendors. More info here.
BARKTacular HOWLoween Dog Festival – October 17th
Get ready to PAWDY! Bring your pup(s) and the family out to the 1st Annual BARKtacular HOWLoween Dog Festival at Round Rock Dog Depot on Saturday, October 17th.This event welcomes friendly, leashed dogs for trick or treating, costume contest, a lookalike contest, vendors and more! More Details here.
Hairy Man Halloween Trail of Fun – October 17th
Brushy Creek MUD presents the 26th Annual Texas Hairy Man Festival In Round Rock, Texas again this year, to be held in Cat Hollow Park on Saturday, October 17, 2020. This will be a modified event from the traditional Hairy Man Festival. Bring the entire family to the NEW Hairy Man Halloween Trail of Fun! More details here.
Trunk or Treat – October 26th
The Round Rock Police Department (RRPD) will host their annual Round Rock Operation Blue Santa Trunk or Treat event. The event will be held October 24, 2020 at the Round Rock Public Safety Training Center parking lot in Round Rock. This will be a drive-thru event and participants will stay in their cars. More details here.
Run for the Park 5K & Kids’ K – October 31st
The Round Rock Lions Noon Club is sponsoring the Run for the Park 5K & Kids’ K on Saturday, October 31, 2020 benefiting the expansion of the Play for All Abilities Park. More details here.
Fall Fun Fest & Hometown Halloween – TBA
At the time of publishing this article, we can not find any information as to if both the traditional Halloween events that the City of Round Rock hosts each year – Fall Fun Fest for preschoolers and Hometown Halloween – will be occurring. Once we know for certain, we will update this post.