An autumn chill is back in the air, and Fort Worth’s community centers are celebrating with a variety of festivals, carnivals — and even a campout — that promises safe, family-friendly fun for kids of all ages. Contact the center for more information.
Friday, Oct. 21
Fall Festival at Fire Station Community Center, 7-9 p.m. Oct. 21, 1601 Lipscomb St., 817-392-2240. Free
Saturday, Oct. 22
Pumpkins and Cookies at Thomas Place Community Center, 9:30 a.m.-noon Oct. 22, 4237 Lafayette Ave., 817-392-7427. Cost: $6 for ages 3 and up.
Fall Festival at Southside Community Center, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 22, 1062 Evans Ave., 817-392-6605. Free
Greenbriar Community Center’s Annual Fall Festival, 4-7 p.m. Oct. 22, 5200 Hemphill St., 817-392-6270. Cost: $1 per person
Thursday, Oct. 27
Trails and Treats at the Fort Worth Nature Center and Refuge, 5-7 p.m. Oct. 27, 9601 Fossil Ridge Road, 817-392-7410. Free
Fall Festival at Highland Hills Community Center, 6-8 p.m. Oct. 27, 1600 Glasgow Road, 817-392-2580. Cost: $1
Fall Festival at MLK Jr. Community Center, 6-8:30 p.m. Oct. 27, 5565 Truman Drive, 817-392-5966. Cost: $1
Friday, Oct. 28
Hillside Community Center’s Spooktacular Fall Festival, 6-8 p.m. Oct. 28, 1201 E. Maddox, 817-392-7660. Cost: $2 per person
Halloween Family Campout at R.D. Evans Community Center, 6:30 p.m. Oct. 28-10 a.m. Oct. 29, 3242 Lackland Road, 817-392-7400. Cost: $20 per family of five, $5 for each additional family member
Saturday, Oct. 29
Harvest Fest Carnival at Northside Community Center, 2-5 p.m. Oct. 29, 1100 N.W. 18th St., 817-392-5992. Free
After Dark in Sylvania Park (Riverside Community Center), 6-8 p.m. Oct. 29, 3700 E. Belknap St., 817-392-7640. Free
Monday, Oct. 31
Boo Bash at Handley Meadowbrook Community Center, 6-8 p.m. Oct. 31, 6201 Beaty St., 817-392-2830. Free
Trunk or Treat at Chisholm Trail Community Center, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Oct. 31, 4936 McPherson Blvd., 817-392-8070. Free
Have you considered joining a community center?
Come play at one of Fort Worth’s local community centers! Each center offers programs for youth, teens, adults and seniors. Register for a special interest class, use the computer lab, join a recreational sport team, improve your physical fitness or rent a room for a family and community event. Find your local community center.