Spooky Halloween events for Grapevine, Colleyville and Southlake residents this weekend, Oct. 28-30

The end of October is filled with Halloween themed events in South Austin.

The end of October is filled with Halloween themed events in South Austin.

This is the last weekend before Halloween, but there are still spooky events happening this weekend in Grapevine, Colleyville and Southlake.

Oct. 28: Witches Brew Train

Guests wear their favorite costumes while partaking in Texas craft brews paired with food from Wise Guys Pizzeria. Must be 21 and older to ride. The event proceeds rain or shine and no refunds are issued. 6:30 p.m. (boarding), 7 p.m. (departure). $35. 705 S. Main St., Grapevine. 817-410-3185. www.grapevinetexasusa.com

Oct. 28: Young Frankenstein 

The movie is based on an American grandson of a scientist who is struggling to prove that he is not as insane as people believe. He gets invited to Transylvania, where he discovers the process that reanimates a dead body. Those who dress up as Frankenstein or bring in a same-day receipt from any Grapevine restaurant receive a free small popcorn. 7:30 p.m. $6. Palace Theatre, 300 S. Main St., Grapevine. 817-410-3100. https://tickets.grapevineticketline.com/event/YoungFrankenstein102816

 Oct. 29-30: Hallo-Wine Trail

The eighth annual event features a stroll between multiple winery tasting rooms. Guests can wear costumes and there are prizes for the best costumes. The purchase of a ticket includes a commemorative wine glass, three wine tastes and a food pairing at each winery. Participating wineries include: Cross Timbers Winery, Grape Vine Springs Winery, Homestead Winery, Messina Hof, Sloan and Williams, Su Vino Winery and Umbra. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. $50. Grapevine. 817-424-0123. www.grapevinetexasusa.com

Oct. 30: Monster Mash

The city event includes crafts and games, trick-or-treating, a costume parade, photo moments, live music by Vocal Stomp, harvest treats and refreshments. This event is rain or shine. 2-5 p.m. Free. The Marq Southlake, 285 Shady Oaks Drive, Southlake. 817-748-8900. www.cityofsouthlake.com/events
By Sherelle Black
Sherelle joined Community Impact Newspaper in July 2014 as a reporter for the Grapevine/Colleyville/Southlake edition. She was promoted in 2015 to editor of the GCS edition. In August 2017, Sherelle became the editor of the Lewisville/Flower Mound/Highland Village edition. Sherelle covers transportation, economic development, education and features.