Colleyville cancels annual Haunted Trail Fest due to weather

The Haunted Trail Fest has been canceled due to bad weather.

The Haunted Trail Fest has been canceled due to bad weather.

The city of Colleyville has canceled its Haunted Trail Fest after recent rains this week flooded the park at the Colleyville Nature Center. The event was scheduled for Oct. 20.

A statement on the city's website said there was a concern the weather would affect the featured robotic characters and therefore the participants' safety during the event.

The Haunted Trail Fest would have invited guests to explore a wooden path filled with Halloween creatures, special effects and a costume contest.

At this time there are no plans to reschedule the event.
By Miranda Jaimes
Miranda has been in the North Texas area since she graduated from Oklahoma Christian University in 2014. She reported and did design for a daily newspaper in Grayson County before she transitioned to a managing editor role for three weekly newspapers in Collin County. She joined Community Impact Newspaper in 2017 covering Tarrant County news, and is now back in Collin County as the editor of the Frisco and McKinney editions.


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