Fall Events in Mansfield

The temperatures may be a tad warm still but we're diving into fall, from Hispanic heritage to Halloween and Veterans Day! Save the dates and plan your trip to Mansfield for take it all in. Schedule is updated all the time, so check back regularly!

guns and hosesTarrant County Guns & Hoses "Remember the Fallen" Golf Tournament

September 26 (11:30 am)
Walnut Creek Country Club

Join the Guns & Hoses Foundation of North Texas for their Fifth Annual "Remember the Fallen" Golf Tournament. Registration is $150. Participants must register by September 1.

hocus pocus cookiesHocus Pocus Cookie Decorating Social

September 28 (6:00 pm)
Emily Grace Boutique (1292 FM-157)

Adults only cookie class! $60 per person includes: Special Edition Hocus Pocus Earrings, 2 hour cookie decorating class, Full decorating demonstration, 4 large size cookies, Individual icing bags to decorate with, Custom sprinkle mix (if applicable), Take home box, Complimentary drinks & snacks. Class is BYOB!

talent showHispanic Heritage Month Talent Show

September 30 (7:00 pm)
Farr Best Theater (109 N. Main St.)

To observe National Hispanic Heritage Month, a celebration of the diverse cultures and riveting histories of the people in this country with ancestral roots in Spain, Mexico, and Central and South America, Mariposas de Mansfield hosts the 1st Annual Hispanic Heritage Month Talent Show. Artists perform poetry, songs, dances and more to celebrate the Hispanic culture. Tickets are $10.

founders day 2022Founders Day Festival

October 1 (10:00 am to 4:00 pm)
Man House Museum (604 W. Broad St.)

Join us on Saturday, October 1 for the Man House Museum's Founders' Day Festival. This free event will have fun and exciting activities including historical artisans making and selling hand-made goods, old-fashioned games, food trucks and more.

cookie socialSpooky Cookie Social

October 5 (6:00 pm)
Emily Grace Boutique (1292 FM-157)

Adults only cookie class! $60 per person includes: Special Edition Halloween Earrings, 2 hour cookie decorating class, Full decorating demonstration, 4 large size cookies, Individual icing bags to decorate with, Custom sprinkle mix (if applicable), Take home box, Complimentary drinks & snacks. Class is BYOB!

forever plaidThe Fleetwood Project presents "Forever Plaid"

October 7, 8, 15 & 16
Farr Best Theater (109 N. Main St.)

Forever Plaid is one of the most popular and successful musicals in recent memory. This deliciously fun revue is chock-full of classic barbershop quartet harmonies and pitch-perfect melodies!

writers in the fieldWriters in the Field

October 8 & 9
492 Cordes Dr (in Venus)

Writers in the Field started with a simple idea: what if there were a fun, affordable way for modern writers to see, smell, hold, and experience some of their more exotic and obscure subjects, all while picking the brains of world-class experts? We have brought together amazing experts to create a one-of-a-kind, grown-up hands-on field trip.

healthy start 5kHealthy Start 5K

October 8 (8:00 am)
Walnut Creek Linear Trail (650 Highway 287)

It's never too late for a Healthy Start. Join RunUnited on Saturday, October 8th for the Healthy Start 5K in Mansfield, TX. Since we are focused on healthy families, this event is open to runners or walkers. Create a team and join our Team Challenge. Prizes will be awarded to the Largest Team, Fastest Team and most festive team.

pouredPoured Painting Class

October 8 (10:00 am)
Dirty Job Brewing (117 N. Main St.)

Come enjoy a beer and appetizer while you learn how to mix your paints, use additives, and use two pouring techniques. You will come away from this class with two of your very own unique paintings. It is recommended you wear clothes you don't mind getting messy.

texas roadhouseTexas Roadhouse Fall Festival

October 8 (11:00 am to 3:00 pm)
Texas Roadhouse (940 N. Hwy 287)

Mark your calendars for Texas Roadhouse's Fall Festival on Saturday, October 8, from 11am-3pm. Stop by for some family fun in our parking lot. We will have a bounce house, face paint, local vendors and more!

salsa danceSalsa Dance Night

October 8 (7:00 pm)
Mansfield Activities Center (106 S. Wisteria St.)

Get ready to salsa, merengue, and bachata with these monthly dances. No partner needed! All dances are 7-10 pm at the Mansfield Activities Center with Beginner's Dance Class from 7-8 pm, followed by open dancing for dancers of all abilities.

theatre classPizza Chapel Theatre Co. Workshop Series

October 9 (6:00 pm)
Farr Best Theater (109 N. Main St.)

This pay-what-you-can workshop series offers actor training while exploring unique techniques of performing, methods of devising original theatrical works, and/or expressive movement. If you’re interested in a little artistic experimentation, community connection, or fueling up on a good dose of creative play, you’ve come to the right place! No training or previous experience is required.

sundberg golfJim Sundberg Golf Classic

October 10 (9:00 am)
Walnut Creek Country Club (1151 Country Club Dr.)

Join FCA for a fun filled day of golf to support a great cause. Registration is $350 per golfer with a dinner and reception to follow the tournament.

catrina fashion showCatrina Fashion Show

October 14 (7:00 pm)
Farr Best Theater (109 N. Main St.)

Catrina Fashion Show will capture the colorful beauty and diversity of Mexican culture through fashion. Join us as we showcase Latino-owned fashion businesses and artists. Tickets are $25.

haunt the blockHaunt the Block

October 20 (5:30 pm)
Historic Downtown Mansfield

Join us in Historic Downtown Mansfield for our annual Haunt the Block! Family friendly costume contest with 1st, 2nd & 3rd best dressed winners for cash prizes! Trick or Treat at participating businesses, late shopping and, of course, a few beverages here and there!

evening with authorMansfield Reads! Evening With The Author

October 20 (7:00 pm)
Legacy High School Performing Arts Center (1263 N. Main St.)

Our annual One City, One Book celebration of reading, writing, and the literary arts culminates in an evening with Peter Heller, award-winning author of the 2022 Reads! selection, The Guide. Mr. Heller will discuss his book, as well as the writer’s craft, followed by Q&A and an autograph session. We invite readers, book clubs, and Reads! sponsors to an entertaining evening at the Legacy High School Performing Arts Center. The event is free, but registration is required as seating is limited.

ghost huntFarr Best Theater Ghost Hunt

October 20 & 21 (9:00 pm)
Farr Best Theater (109 N. Main St.)

For years the Farr Best has been home to haunting stories. It's time to discover them for yourself. Join local paranormal investigators for an exclusive ghost hunt of the century-old theater. This investigation is not appropriate for children younger than 16.

monster b movieMonster B-Movie Double Feature

October 21 (5:30 pm)
Farr Best Theater (109 N. Main St.)

Get ready for a throwback night with two of acclaimed filmmaker Chris Mihm's one-of-a-kind films: "Terror From Beneath the Earth" and "The Phantom Lake Kids in The Day the Earth Almost Abruptly Ended." These "not so scary" scary films are great for all ages and sure to have you screaming with laughter.


October 22 (10:00 am to 2:00 pm)
The Children's Spot (1222 E. Debbie Ln.)

After a 2 year hiatus, The Children's Spot Annual Community Fall Festival is back. Games, food, prizes, vendors, bounce houses, pony rides, face paint, petting zoo and more!

smalltown outsidersMicHill Entertainment presents "Smalltown Outsiders"

October 22 (7:30 pm)
Farr Best Theater (109 N. Main St.)

The world premiere of the original series shot entirely in Mansfield. "Smalltown Outsiders" is a coming-of-age thriller that follows Thomas Booker, a young kind grouping up in the suburbs of Texas in 1988. With strict parents and polar opposite friends, he struggles to find solid standing. Despite his predicament, an unforeseen threat secretly plaguing his town will be one that only Thomas is fit to face.

halloween at the house 2022HALLOWEEN AT THE HOUSE

October 28 (6:30 pm to 9:30 pm)
Man House Museum (604 W. Broad St.)

Join us at the Man House Museum for our second Halloween at the House! Experience a ghost tour of the Man House, play games, and more!
This is a free event, but registration is required. Space is limited to 12 people per tour. Tours are every 20 minutes between 6:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. Due to spooky themes and scary encounters, this event is not suitable for people under 12 years of age. Children 12 and up should be accompanied by an adult. This event takes place partially outdoors. Please arrive 5-10 minutes before your tour begins. Registration opens soon!

trunk or treatHalloween Cruise-In Trunk or Treat

October 31 (6:00 pm)
The Backyard (109 S. Main St.)

Bring out your classic car or other Hot Rod for a night of family fun. Trick or treat with the kids, and enjoy music, food, great people and a costume contest! Fun for all ages. Enjoy the great food and drinks at The Twisted Root Burger Co., Del Toro BBQ, By the Horns Brewing and Taqueria La Ventana. Happy Halloween! Monday Night October 31st!